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IBPS PO 2018 notification is expected to be released in August 2018 with 3500+ vacancies, and the link to apply online form for IBPS PO will be activated two or three days later. As per the IBPS calendar, IBPS PO Prelims exam will be conducted on 13th, 14th, 20th, & 21st October 2018 in multiple shifts at various exam centres. So, if you’re preparing IBPS PO 2018, check out the exam dates, latest syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility (age limit, education), salary, last year cut off marks, previous year papers, & free mock test for IBPS PO exam preparation. IBPS PO 2018 Notification Details Exam Date Application Form Eligibility Criteria Selection Process Vacancy Syllabus Cut Off Admit Card Job Profile Salary Preparation Test Series Result What is IBPS PO Exam? IBPS PO is the short term of Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Probationary Officer, the most popular govt job exam in India for Bank PO job. Every year around 30 Lakh eligible candidates fill the online application form and more than 25 Lakh aspirants appear in the exam. The candidates selected after final interview process get the opportunity to work in their choice of Bank as a Probationary Officer (Bank PO). IBPS PO Recruitment 2018: Important Dates As per the calendar released by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, IBPS PO 2018 recruitment exam will be held on the following dates: Sr. No. Events Dates 1. Commencement of Online Registration August 2018 2. Last Date for Online Application August 2018 3. Download IBPS PO Admit Card September 2018 4. IBPS PO Exam Date (Prelims) 13.Oct.2018, 14.Oct.2018, 20.Oct.2018 & 21.Oct.2018 5. Last date of IBPS PO Admit Card Download November 2018 6. IBPS PO Mains Exam Date 18.Nov.2018 IBPS PO Online Application Form Candidates can apply online for IBPS PO 2018 recruitment exam through the official website of IBPS. The official link to apply online will be activated just after the notification is being released. However, the steps are very easy for online registration. Visit ibps.in Fill application with all correct information Upload your recent photograph Click on the provided link ‘Click here for new registration’ Your password and registration number will be generated. The same will be mailed your inbox Click submit and make the payment (application fee) Your application has been submitted Save the copy of application form. Eligibility Criteria for IBPS PO Recruitment 2018 Candidates need to fulfil eligibility at 2 levels in order to apply for IBPS PO exam. These are Age-based eligibility and Educational Qualification. As per the norms of IBPS PO recruitment, the minimum age of the candidate should be 20 years and maximum 30 years. Both these age limits should be as on 01.08.2017. To know more about this, you can go through the detailed eligibility criteria of IBPS PO here. IBPS PO Selection Process Following stages are involved in the selection procedure of IBPS PO – Preliminary Exam Mains Exam Interview For more details, you can go through our post, selection procedure of IBPS PO. IBPS PO Vacancies 2018 The vacancies of IBPS PO 2018 is not out yet, as the official notification is not released, we will update it once the notification is out. Till then you go through previous year vacancy details to have a brief idea of the number of vacancies available for different categories. Category Number of Vacancies General 1936 OBC 961 SC 578 ST 285 Total 3760 Now that you have the latest exam pattern and syllabus of IBPS PO, you can make prepare a study blueprint accordingly. IBPS PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus Understanding the syllabus of the exam is an essential part of its preparation. Last year, IBPS changed the exam pattern of Mains exam. Mains Exam now consists of a Descriptive test and General Awareness section as well in addition to the other three subjects. You can go through the detailed Syllabus & Exam Pattern of IBPS PO Prelims & Mains exam here. S. No. Name of test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration 1. English Language 30 30 1 hour (composite 60 minutes) 2. Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 3. Reasoning Ability 35 35 Total 100 100 Descriptive Test Pattern The descriptive test for IBPS PO Mains includes two sections, these will carry total 25 marks under 30 minutes to attempt: 1. Letter Writing: You can ask to write the formal, semi-formal or informal letter based on general topics, current affairs & banking awareness. 2. Essay Writing: Essay writing basically is a long article that can be asked on any random topic, especially on the topics related to current affairs/issues, or the issues that are bringing everybody’s attention lately. Take a look at the 15 most expected essay topics for IBPS PO Descriptive Paper for your self-study. IBPS PO Previous Year Cut Off Every year IBPS releases the cut off for the students who have appeared in the exam in order to understand the minimum number of attempts a student should make to crack the exam. Take a look at the previous year cut off of IBPS PO to understand the difficulty level of the IBPS PO exam. Prelims Cut Off Marks 2017 Sections Category General OBC SC ST English Language 5.00 2.75 2.75 2.75 Reasoning Ability 10.00 6.75 6.75 6.75 Quantitative Aptitude 7.75 4.75 4.75 4.75 Overall Cutoff Marks 42.75 42.25 36.00 28.50 Final Cut Off for Mains S.No. Name of the Category Total Cutoff Score (Out of 225) 1. General 82.00 2. OBC 75.63 3. SC 62.50 4. ST 42.25 5. HI (Hearing Impaired) 47.75 6. OC (Orthopedically Challenged) 59.63 7. VI (Visually Impaired) 77.87 8. ID (Intellectual Disability) 55.00 IBPS PO 2018 Admit Card IBPS PO Admit Card 2018 will be released by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) for the candidates who’ve been successfully applied for the exam of IBPS Probationary Officers. The admit card is usually released 15 days prior to the examination, we will update you once the admit card is available. Job Profile of an IBPS Probationary Officer After selection as Probationary Officer, candidates are placed in Junior Management Grade Scale – I. They need to undergo a probation period of 1 year. During this probation period, candidates undergo various training in order to learn practical aspects of banking. To know more about it, go through the detailed post on job profile of IBPS PO. Salary of IBPS PO The basic pay for IBPS PO is R. 23700/-. Apart from this, Probationers are also entitled to various perks including Annual increment, Dearness Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, House Rent Allowance etc. To know more about the details of IBPS PO emoluments, go through salary structure of IBPS PO here. Promotion and Career Growth After the end of probationary period, candidates are posted as Assistant Managers in the bank branch. Next step of the promotion places them in Middle Management Grade Scale and one can even rise to the level of Chairman and Managing Director. Visit the mentioned page to know more about the career growth of IBPS PO. Preparation Tips IBPS PO Prelims Exam is scheduled in October 2018 as per the official calendar released by IBPS. It is essential that you formulate a proper preparation plan for yourself to stay ahead in the competition. Preparing for Essay & Letter Writing will eventually help you score better in the mains exam. Online Mock Test Series for IBPS PO Attempting mock tests is a crucial step to analyze your progress for the examination. You can identify your strong and weak areas of different sections once you start attempting IBPS PO mock tests online. To ace the mains exam, we suggest you go through IBPS PO test series online, & get 1st mock test completely free. Exam Analysis Last year, IBPS PO Prelims exam was conducted in 4 different slots, for which the IBPS PO Prelims exam analysis has been done by our experts. Also, you can go through the previous year analysis of IBPS PO Mains to understand the difficulty level of the exam. IBPS PO Result The result for IBPS PO is usually declared within 10-12 days after the exam. Last year, the result for IBPS PO Prelims phase was declared on 1st Nov and for mains on 28th December.
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