Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is the recruitment body started in 1975 with an aim to encourage the recruitment and placement of young graduates in public sector banks (except SBI) in India.
Aspirants who are eligible and aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations (listed below) as a Probationary Officer/Management Trainee or in a similar post in that cadre, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP PO/MT)
|Exam name||IBPS Probationary Officers/ Management Trainee (PO/ MT)|
|Organising body||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)|
|Frequency||Once in a year|
|Number of vacancies||Approximately 4,000|
|Selection process||Preliminary, Main & Interview|
|Types of questions||Objective|
|Admit card type||Online|
|Helpline numbers||1800 222 366 & 1800 103 4566|
IBPS has released the Probationary Officers (PO) 2020 recruitment notification on August 4. Aspirants who are aspiring for IBPS PO examination are advised to visit the official site to download IBPS PO 2020 notification pdf. It is important for candidates to download IBPS PO 2020 notification to explore all the details starting from eligibility to registration process. One can download IBPS PO 2020 notification here.
IBPS also released the PO important dates along with exam dates. The official sources suggest that IBPS PO Prelims exam date 2020 is October 3, 10 and 11.
|IBPS PO notification||August 4, 2020|
|Online registration||August 5 to 26, 2020|
|Download of call letters for pre-exam training||September 2020|
|Conduct of pre-exam training||September 21 to 26, 2020|
|IBPS PO Preliminary admit card||October 2020|
|IBPS PO Preliminary exam dates||October 3, 10 and 11, 2020|
|Preliminary result||October/ November 2020|
|Main exam admit card||November 2020|
|IBPS PO Main exam date||November 28, 2020|
|IBPS PO Mains exam result date||December 2020|
|IBPS PO Interview||January/ February 2021|
|Provisional allotment||April 2021|
|Bank of Baroda||Indian Overseas Bank|
|Bank of India||Punjab National Bank|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Punjab & Sind Bank|
|Canara Bank||UCO Bank|
|Central Bank of India||Union Bank of India|
Note: The vacancies to be filled will be based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS.
|Bank of Baroda||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Bank of India||110||55||198||74||297||734|
|Bank of Maharastra||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|Central Bank of India||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Indian Overseas Bank||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Punjab National Bank||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|Punjab & Sind Bank||14||6||21||8||34||83|
|Union Bank of India||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
NR - Not Reported
IBPS will accept Probationary Officers (PO) registration forms from August 5 to 26, 2020. Interested candidates who meet all the eligibility conditions can start filling IBPS PO online application form 2020 from the official website. It is advised not to wait until the last date of IBPS PO 2020 registration. Here, we have described IBPS PO 2020 apply online in simple steps. Explore!
Candidates have to pay the application fees/intimation charges to complete IBPS PO online application process. IBPS PO application fee should be paid between August 5 and 26, 2020 inclusive of both dates. Candidates should bear the bank transaction charges for online payment.
|SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates||Rs 175/-|
The IBPS PO Online Exam Pattern will be held in two phases, i.e. Online Preliminary and Online Main. A candidate who will qualify in Online Preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for an Online Main examination. Therefore shortlisted candidate in the Online Main examination will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank.
Later, shortlisted candidates will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc.
An employee who is newly recruited as an officer at an entry-level position or a junior level cader is called PO. PO has to serve a probationary period for at least 2 years, during which he/she undergoes training in handling various roles, responsibilities and functions in different departments of a particular bank.
After the completion of the probationary period, PO would be designated Assistant Manager.
The PO would be assigned to work in several departments based on the directions of the senior manager. Handling General banking and bank administration would be the prominent role of a PO. In order to supervise various issues, PO is expected to have good communication skills and ability to resolve conflicts. Following are some of the major responsibilities of a Probationary Officer:
Customer Service: Ensuring service to customer forms a vital part of service. Thus, a PO who is into the designated post should provide the necessary information with complete details. For instance, information about opening a new account, deposits, ATM cards, loans, chequebooks, receipts, discrepancies in accounts, rectification of undue charges etc.,
Promoting Business: Fetching new business by promoting bank products to enhance customer list is a vital responsibility. For eg: Handling fixed Deposits, insurance policies, Credit cards, Mutual funds etc. PO may also be responsible to meet the set targets or deadlines.
Cash Flow: Cash disbursal and collection of cash are generally done by the cashier. PO has to take charge of cash transactions during increase inflow of customers or clerk's absence. PO will also be trained with software skills to make the transactions easy and fast.
Clearing Payments: Payment clearance through cheques, DD, NEFT and RTGS need to clear by the PO when it is beyond a certain amount.
Verification of Reports: It is a work =done at the end of the day wherein PO has to look into core banking and check all the reports of the day. In this case, PO has to generate the reports of transactions of the day without mismatch. Report verification include deposits, withdrawals, ledger balance, etc.
Official Communication: PO may also be in charge of answering all the official emails. Thus, the PO does not have any specific job description instead required to get acquainted with all the job roles during the probation period.
The pay scale of a PO ranges between Rs. 23,700 - Rs. 30,560, while the actual salary would be Rs. 35,000 - Rs. 38,000/- per month (depends on the location)
IBPS is all set to close the registration window for Probationary Officers (PO) exam 2020. Interested candidates who have not yet registered for the recruitment test can visit the official website to apply online. The application window will close on August 26, 2020.
Earlier, IBPS has revised the PO vacancies. The recruitment notification was released for a total of 1417 vacancies. The Pre-exam training will be held in September. The online Prelims exam will be conducted on October 3, 10 and 11, 2020.26 August 2020
IBPS has updated the number of vacancies for CRP Probationary Officier (PO)/ Management Trainee (MT) - X. The IBPS PO 2020 vacancies updated to 1417 from 1167. Bank of Maharastra has reported the vacancies.
Bank of Maharastra Vacancies
Earlier, IBPS has released the notification for a total of 1167 vacancies and Bank of Maharastra not reported the vacancies. It has announced a total of 250 vacancies. Institute has also updated the PO notification 2020 accordingly. The online application window will open until August 26, 2020.6 August 2020
IBPS has released the Probationary Officers (PO) 2020 notification and started the application process. Interested candidates who are aspiring for IBPS PO recruitment exam 2020 can visit the official website to check the details. Candidates can register online for the exam between August 5 and 26, 2020.
Institute has released the IBPS PO recruitment notification for a total of 1167 vacancies out of which 587 posts belong to unreserved. The admit card will be released in October 2020. IBPS will conduct the online examination Preliminary examination on October 3, 10 and 11, 2020. The result will be declared in October/ November 2020.5 August 2020
IBPS has released the CRP-Probationary Officers (PO)/ Management Trainee (MT) - IX final result 2020. Candidates who have appeared for the written exam and interview can visit the official website to check the result.
One should use their login credentials such as registration number/ roll number and password/ date of birth to access the result. It is advised to keep the result as a hard copy for future reference.
The final result of PO was delayed due to the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic.20 May 2020
IBPS has announced that the Provisional Allotment for CRP-Probationary Officers (PO)/Management Trainee (MT)-IX was postponed due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The official notice reads, "Due to the unforeseen circumstances, i.e., COVID-19 pandemic, the declaration of results of Provisional Allotment for CRP PO/MT- IX, CRP - Clerks - IX and CRP - SPL - IX stands postponed until further orders. Visit our official website www.ibps.in for further updates in this regards."
Earlier, IBPS has postponed the recruitment exam processes in the last week of March. It has also suspended the help desk services of IBPS.27 April 2020