Course Details

Rs. 7521/-

How to run Course

Demo Lecture

Participating Banks

Total of 11 Banks participate in the recruitment, a candidate has to choose which bank he/she prefers and simultaneously he/she has to select all banks


  1. Bank of Baroda
  2. Canara Bank
  3. Indian Overseas Bank
  4. UCO Bank
  5. Bank of India
  6. Central Bank of India
  7. Punjab National Bank
  8. Union Bank of India
  9. Bank of Maharashtra
  10. Indian Bank
  11. Punjab & Sind Bank

IBPS PO Notification

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection – Probationary Officer exam is conducted every year to recruit young and fresh graduates in different Public Sector Banks. IBPS conducts exams for all its regular participants which are mentioned above since 2011. The exams are conducted via online mode and so far lakhs of students are selected through the process. IBPS PO releases its vacancy tentatively in September / October.

IBPS PO Vacancy

IBPS PO Vacancy is generally released in the month of September / October tentatively, 1000’s of vacancies are released for the candidates to apply in 2016 there were 8,822 vacancies in 2017 there were 3,562 vacancies 2018 there were 4,252 vacancies , in 2019 there were 4,336 vacancies and in 2020 there were a total of 3,517 vacancies.

IBPS PO Exam Dates

IBPS PO generally conducts exam after 2 to 3 months of notification date the tentative month of examination is around November/December

Course Details

online banking course

IBPS PO Salary Structure

The initial salary package of IBPS PO is about Rs. 28,000 to Rs. 30,000/- per month that includes the Dearness Allowance and other benefits. The Salary structure breakdown for IBPS PO 2021 is mentioned in the table below.

IBPS PO Salary Structure 2021
Basic PayRs. 36,000
Special AllowanceRs. 5904
Dearness AllowanceRs. 9424
Other DARs. 1702.75
Learning AllowanceRs. 600
House Rent AllowanceRs. 3200
CCA/LOC ARs. 1400
Gross salary with HRARs. 58,271.55

Promotional Channels

As the career of the probationary officer grows the scale and salary of the person increase.

MMGS II (Middle Management Grade Scale-II): The Basic salary ranges from 31705 to 45950.


MMGS II (Middle Management Grade Scale III): The Basic salary usually ranges from 42020 to 51490.


SMGS IV (Senior Management Grade Scale IV): The Basic salary usually ranges from 50030 to 59170.


SMGS V (Senior Management Grade Scale V): The Basic salary usually ranges from 59170 to 66070.


How good is IBPS PO Job? Let’s see the promotion designation of a PO through various steps:


  • Level 1- Probationary Officer: The basic training phase of PO where he learns all the basic responsibilities he has to take.
  • Level 2- Assistant Manager: The work of an Assistant Manager is same as that of a PO. It’s just that this post is confirmed and not on a probation period.
  • Level 3- Branch Manager: The branch manager leads the whole bank branch.
  • Level 4- Chief Manager: The chief manager takes the responsibility of the main branch in a city i.e. a bigger branch.
  • Level 5- AGM: The Assistant General Manager takes care of a group of the branch in a region.
  • Level 6- DGM: The Deputy General Manager takes care of branches in a bigger zone or no. of the region.
  • Level 7- CGM: The Chief General Manager heads a circle like a complete branch of a state.
  • Level 8- GM: The General Manager has a higher responsibility of taking care of all the branches globally. He takes multiple duties and roles.

IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria


  1. Citizen of India
  2. Subject of Nepal or Bhutan
  3. Tibetan refugees who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement.
  4. Person of Indian Origin (PIO) who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam or East African countries of Zaire, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Ethiopia, Malawi, with the intention of permanent settlement in India Candidates belonging to the category 2, 3, 4 must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt. of India in their favor.

Mandatory Educational Qualifications

  1. Candidates must hold a Graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification which is recognised by the Central Government. They should ensure that the passing certificate should indicate the degree pass date in it.
  2. Prospective applicants who are in the Final Year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply on a provisional basis. However, this is subject to the condition that at the time of the interview, they’ll need to produce proof that they have passed the graduation examination.


  1. Candidates who have an Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate need to ensure that the date of passing of the IDD is as mentioned in the notification.
  2. Candidates who possess Chartered Accountancy qualification are also eligible to apply.
  3. As per the IBPS PO qualification criteria, the candidates should indicate the percentage obtained in Graduation degree and calculate it to the nearest two decimals in the application form. For cases where CGPA is awarded, applicants should convert the grade into percentage and indicate it in the online application form.
  4. For the IBPS PO eligibility percentage, candidates with less than 60% in their graduation are also eligible to take the IBPS PO exam. The Board prescribes no minimum percentage in Graduation for the IBPS PO

IBPS PO Age Limit

Candidates applying for the IBPS PO exam should not be below 21 years and not above 30 years. There are many criteria for Age relaxation among candidates :-
Category Age Relaxation
General Category 0 years
Scheduled Caste(SC) 5 years
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 5 years
People affected by the 1984 riots 5 years
Kashmiri Migrants 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
PWD (Gen/EWS) 10 years
PWD (SC/ST) 15 years
PWD (OBC) 13 years
Ex-servicemen, ECOs, SSCOs who have rendered 5 years of military service. 5 years

Course Details

online banking course

IBPS PO Exam Pattern

The Exam pattern of IBPS PO is in 3 Stages

1. Prelims

The Composite time for Prelims exam is of 60 minutes for 100 Marks and consists 100 questions.

Prelims exams rewards 1 mark for every correct answer and deducts 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer


S.No.Name of Tests
No. of
1English Language303020 Minutes
2Quantitative Aptitude353520 Minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
Total1001001 Hour

2. Mains
The Composite time for Mains exam is of 160 minutes for 200 Marks and consists 190 questions.
Mains exams rewards 1 mark for every correct answer and deducts 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer

S.No.SectionNo. of Questions



Time allotted
for each
1Reasoning & Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
2General / Financial Awareness405035 minutes
3English Language404035 minutes
4Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
Total190200160 Mins
  • Marks obtained in the Preliminary Exam (Phase-1) will not be considered for final selection.
  • Candidates must qualify Phase-2 to be eligible for final merit.
  • The aggregate score out of 100 is used for the final merit list for each category. Candidates with top merit rank in each category are finally selected.

IBPS PO Syllabus

The IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus will comprise of three sections:

Logical Reasoning
Logical Reasoning
  1. Alphanumeric Series
  2. Ranking/Direction/
  3. Alphabet Test
  4. Data Sufficiency
  5. Coded Inequalities
  6. Seating Arrangement
  7. Puzzle
  8. Syllogism
  9. Blood Relations
  10. Coding-Decoding
Quantitative Aptitude
Quantitative Aptitude
  1. Simplification
  2. Profit & Loss
  3. Mixtures & Allegations
  4. Simple Interest & Compound
  5. Interest & Surds & Indices
  6. Work & Time
  7. Time & Distance
  8. Mensuration – 2D
  9. Data Interpretation
  10. Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
  11. Number Systems
  12. Sequence & Series
  13. Permutation, Combination & Probability
English Language
English Language
  1. Reading and Comprehension
  2. Synonyms and Antonyms
  3. Idioms and Phrases
  4. Vocabulary Test
  5. Phrasal Verbs
  6. Fill in the qualifying words
  7. Cloze Test
  8. Para jumbles
  9. Error Spotting
  10. Fill in the blanks
  11. Miscellaneous

IBPS PO Mains Syllabus

The IBPS PO Mains will have four sections.
  1. Reasoning and Computer Aptitude
Subject Topic
Reasoning 1.      Verbal Reasoning
2.      Syllogism
3.      Circular Seating Arrangement
4.      Linear Seating Arrangement
5.      Input-Output
6.      Blood Relations
7.      Directions and Distances
8.      Ordering and Ranking
9.      Data Sufficiency
10.  Coding & Decoding
11.  Code Inequalities
12.  Course of Action
13.  Analytical and Decision making
Computer Awareness 1.      Internet
2.      Memory
3.      Keyboard Shortcuts
4.      Computer Abbreviation
5.      Microsoft Office
6.      Computer Hardware
7.      Computer Software
8.      Operating System
9.      Networking
10.  Computer Fundamentals/ Technologies
2. Numerical Ability
Subject Topic
Numerical Ability 1.      Tabular Graph
2.      Line Graph
3.      Pie Chart
4.      Bar Graph
5.      Missing DI
6.      Caselet DI
7.      Miscellaneous
8.      Data Sufficiency
9.      Probability
10.  Permutation and Combination
3. English language
Subject Topic
English 1.      Reading Comprehension
2.      Grammar
3.      Vocabulary
4.      Verbal Ability
5.      Fillers
6.      Sentence Improvement
7.      Para Jumbles
8.      Cloze Test
9.      Error Spotting
10.  Fill in the blanks
4. General Economy/ Banking Awareness.
Subject Topic
General Economy/ Banking Awareness 1.      Financial Awareness
2.      Static Awareness
3.      General Knowledge
4.      Current Affairs
5.      Banking and Financial Awareness

IBPS PO Cut off

There are many factors which would affect the IBPS PO Cut Off . The most important factors which would affect the IBPS PO Cut Off will include:
  • Candidates’ performance in the exam
  • Number of applicants
  • Number of vacancies
  • Previous years’ cutoff trend.
Prelims 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Cut-off 59.25 64.50 63.25 61.50 69.75
Mains 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Cut-off 70.94 91.9 100.16 91.90 76

Course Details

online banking course
Call Now