IBPS has announced IBPS PO Notification for this year. The online examination for recruitment of Probationary Officers / Management Trainee is tentatively scheduled in October / November 2019.
The selection process will be Online Preliminary Exam, Online Main Exam and thereafter a Common Interview. Those who qualify in the prelims examination will be called for the main examination and those who will qualify the mains examination will appear in the common interview.
IBPS PO Notification – Important Dates
Online Registration dates – 07.08.2019 to 28.08.2019
Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination – October 2019
Online Preliminary Examination – 12.10.2019, 13.10.2019, 19.10.2019 and 20.10.2019
Online Main Examination – 30.11.2019
Conduct of Common Interview – January / February 2020
Provisional Allotment – April 2020
Eligibility Criteria for IBPS PO
Age (As on 01.08.2019) – Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 30 years
Relaxation in upper age as per the government norms.
Educational Qualifications (As on 28.08.2019) – A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a university recognised by the Government of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate must possess the required qualification while registering online.
Exam Pattern in Brief
As I told you that there will be two online exams which are preliminary exam and main exam. The preliminary exam will consist of tests of English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. There will be 30 questions of 30 marks in English Language and 35 each questions of 35 each marks in Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. Hence total number of questions will be 100 of 100 marks and time allotted for each section will be 20 minutes i.e. total one hour.
In the main exam there will be two parts objective and descriptive. In objective test there will be four sections which are Reasoning & Computer Aptitude (45 questions of 60 marks to be attempted in 60 minutes), General/ Economy/ Banking (40 questions of 40 marks to be attempted in 35 minutes), English Language (35 questions of 40 marks to be attempted in 40 minutes) and Data Analysis & Interpretation (35 questions of 60 marks to be attempted in 45 minutes).
Also check the official IBPS PO Notification for complete details.