IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment Notification – 4135 Vacancies :
IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) has released the official notification of the IBPS PO 2021 now on the official website of IBPS.
The Total Number of Vacancies available for the IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment is 4135 Vacancies.
The online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the next Common Recruitment Process for selection of personnel for Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts in the Participating Banks is tentatively scheduled in December 2021 / January 2022.
Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Banks listed at (A) 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-XI).
The examination will be two tier i.e. the online examination will be held in two phases, Online Preliminary and Online Main. Candidates who will qualify in Online Preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for Online Main examination and shortlisted candidates in the Online Main examination will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Banks and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank.
IBPS PO Recruitment 2021 – Participating Banks
- Bank of Baroda
- Canara Bank
- Indian Overseas Bank
- UCO Bank
- Bank of India
- Central Bank of India
- Punjab National Bank
- Union Bank of India
- Bank of Maharashtra
- Indian Bank
- Punjab & Sind Bank
IBPS PO Recruitment 2021 – Important Dates
|On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates||20.10.2021 to 10.11.2021|
|Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)||20.10.2021 to 10.11.2021|
|The download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training||November, 2021|
|Conduct of Pre-Exam Training l||November/December 2021|
|Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary||November/December 2021|
|Online Examination – Preliminary||04.12.2021 and 11.12.2021Tentative|
|Result of Online exam – Preliminary||December 2021/January 2022|
|Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main||December 2021/ January 2022|
|Online Examination – Main||January 2022|
|Declaration of Result – Main||January/ February 2022|
|Download of call letters for interview||February 2022|
|Conduct of interview||February/March 2022|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2022|
- In case it is possible and safe to hold PET
Age Limit – IBPS PO Recruitment 2021
- Minimum Age – 20 Years
- Maximum Age – 30 Years
i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.10.1991 and not later than 01.10.2001 (both dates
Also, IBPS has included Age Relaxation for the categories apart from General & EWS, aspirants are advised to check the detailed notification which is provided at the end to know more.
Overall Vacancies– IBPS PO Recruitment 2021
|Sr. No.||Participating Organization||SC||ST||OBC||EWS||UR||TOTAL||Out of Which (PWBD)|
|1||Bank of Baroda||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2||Bank of India||88||44||158||58||240||588||6||6||6||6|
|3||Bank of Maharashtra||60||30||108||40||162||400||4||4||4||4|
|5||Central Bank of India||193||104||257||13||53||620||2||2||2||2|
|7||Indian Overseas Bank||14||7||26||10||41||98||1||1||1||1|
|8||Punjab National Bank||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR||NR|
|9||Punjab & Sind Bank||67||37||112||42||169||427||8||4||5||6|
|11||Union Bank of India||94||47||148||132||491||912||28||10||16||36|
NR= Not Reported
Including backlog vacancies for some banks
Educational Qualification – IBPS PO 2021
- A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
- The candidate must possess valid Mark-sheet / Degree Certificate that he/ she is a graduate on the day he / she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.
(1) All the educational qualifications mentioned should be from a University/ Institution/ Board recognised by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies and the final result should have been declared on or before 10.11.2021.
Proper document from Board / University for having declared the result on or before 10.11.2021 has to be submitted at the time of interview.
The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark-sheet or provisional certificate issued by University / Institute.
In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University / Institute and web based certificate is issued then proper document/certificate in original issued and signed by the appropriate authority of the University / Institute indicating the date of passing properly mentioned thereon will be reckoned for verification and further process.
Selection Procedure – IBPS PO Recruitment 2021
This IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment Exam consists of 3 Phases.
The Selection will be consisting of three phases named Prelims, Mains followed by Personal Interview.
The Candidates who will qualify in Online Preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for Online Main examination and shortlisted candidates 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.
IBPS PO 2021 – Prelims Exam Pattern
- Sectional Cutoff Marks : Yes
- Overall Cutoff Marks : Yes
|No||Name of Tests||No. of Qns||Max. Marks||Medium of Exam||Time allotted|
|1||English Language||30||30||English||20 minutes|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||English and Hindi||20 minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||English and Hindi||20 minutes|
Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
- Sectional Cutoff Marks : Yes
- Overall Cutoff Marks : Yes
|No||Name of Tests||No. of Qns||Max. Marks||Medium of Exam||Time allotted for each Section|
|1||Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||English & Hindi||60 minutes|
|2||General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||40||English & Hindi||35 minutes|
|3||English Language||35||40||English||40 minutes|
|4||Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||English & Hindi||45 minutes|
|5||English Language (Letter Writing||2||25||English||30 minutes|
Penalty for Wrong Answers:
(Applicable to both – Online Preliminary and Online Main examination) For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score.
Application Fees – IBPS PO Recruitment 2021
- Rs. 175/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
- Rs. 850 /- for all others [OBC, GENERAL & EWS]
- Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Applicable GST will be borne by IBPS)
- Application Fees/ Intimation Charges Payable from 20.10.2021 to 10.11.2021 (Online payment), both dates
- Order of preference for Participating Organisations has been inbuilt in the online application form.
- Candidates should necessarily indicate their order of preferences at this stage. No request for change inthis connection shall be entertained.
Apply For IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment
Candidates are advised to click the apply online button available at the end of this post and follow the on-screen procedure.
Also , aspirants who are applying for the IBPS PO recruitment 2021 are required to upload their photograph, signature along with their left-hand thumb impression and Hand Written Declaration which is mentioned in the official notification of IBPS.
Hand written Declaration:
The text for the hand written declaration is as follows –
“I, _______ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.”
The above mentioned hand written declaration has to be in the candidate’s hand writing and in English only. If it is written by anybody else or in any other language, the application will be considered as invalid.
Aspirants can check the Official Website or the link that is provided below for the IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment notification and Application Link.