IBPS PO Recruitment

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019 has been issued and the online registrations have already begun. It’s time to start preparing and beat the competition. This year more than 4336 vacancies have been issued under IBPS PO recruitment, also known as CWE_PO_MT_IX. IBPS PO recruitment is one of the most awaited bank notifications of the year. Hence, it is essential that the aspirants work really hard and beat the competition. All the sections should be mastered well in order to score high. So getting mentally prepared for attempting the new questions is also something to think about.

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification Out 2019


 IBPS PO Recruitment 2019: Overview

Post Probationary Officer (PO)
Official Post Name CWE PO/MT-IX
Prelims Exam Dates 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th October 2019
Stages 3
Official Website www.ibps.in

Important Dates under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019

IBPS has released IBPS PO 2019 Exam Dates along with its Official Calendar. The important dates for IBPS PO /MT CWE IX 2019 are as follows:

Activity Date
IBPS PO Notification Release Date 2nd August 2019
Online registration (Modification, Online Payment) Starts From 7th August 2019
Online registration (Modification, Online Payment) Ends on 28 August 2019
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training September 2019
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 23.09.2019 to 28.09.2019
IBPS PO Preliminary Admit Card Release Date 1st Week of October 2019
IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Date 12th, 13th, 19th & 20th October 2019
IBPS PO Preliminary Result Date October / November 2019
IBPS PO Mains Exam Date 30th November 2019
IBPS PO Mains Result Date December 2019
Conduct of interview January / February 2020
IBPS PO 2019 Provisional Allotment April 2020

IBPS PO 2019 Vacancy

More than 20 lakh aspirants appear for the IBPS Bank PO examination every year. IBPS has introduced 4336 vacancies for IBPS PO 2019-20 Exam. Last year, the total number of vacancies was 4252.

Available Posts for IBPS PO 2019-20: 4336

Names of Vacant Positions: Probationary Officers/Management Trainee (PO/MT)

The bank-wise vacancies are mentioned below:


IBPS PO Recruitment : Pattern of Examination

Stage 1 Preliminary Examination
Stage 2 Mains Examination
Stage 3 Interview

As per the IBPS PO recruitment notification 2019, the preliminary stage will be objective and a part of Mains stage will be subjective. Both stages will be held online.

Details of Pattern under IBPS PO Recruitment

IBPS PO Exam 2019: Prelims (1 hour)

Test Name Questions/ Marks Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
English Language 30/ 30 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35/ 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35/ 35 20 minutes
Total 100/ 100

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing 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 the next stage.

IBPS PO Exam 2019: Mains (3 Hours)

Test Name Questions Marks/Time
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60/60 mins
General /Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40/35 mins
English Language 35 40/40 mins
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60/45 mins
Total 155 200/3 hours
English Language (Letter Writing& Essay) 2 25/30 mins

Interview Stage Under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019

The interview will be of 100 marks under IBPS PO recruitment 2019. Candidates declared successful in the mains stage of IBPS PO recruitment exam will be shortlisted for an interview round which will be competitive and will consist of a reputed panel. The IBPS PI will be conducted by the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS. Interviews will be conducted at select centres.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019: Negative Marking

There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests as per IBPS PO recruitment notification. 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. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

View Here detail IBPS PO Exam Pattern

View Here detail IBPS PO Exam Syllabus & Books

Local Language Proficiency under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019

There are NO local language criteria under IBPS PO recruitment.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019: Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Can I appear for the exam with 55% graduation score?

Ans 1. Yes, you can appear as there is no specifications regarding the percentage but should have completed the graduation.

Q2. Can a candidate apply for more than 1 post under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019 ?

Ans 2. No.

Q3. When will the preliminary exam be conducted under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019 ?

Ans 3. 12th, 13th, 19th & 20th October 2019

Q4. Is local language proficiency a criteria under IBPS PO Recruitment ?

Ans 4. No

Q5. Whether examination has negative marking?
Ans 5. Yes, 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Educational Qualifications under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019

Under IBPS PO recruitment 2019, candidates should possess Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government, possess valid Mark-sheet/ Degree Certificate that he/ she is a Graduation on the day he / she registers and indicate the percentage of marks obtained in Graduation while registering online.

 Application Procedure under IBPS PO Recruitment 2019

Before applying online for IBPS PO recruitment 2019, applicants should make sure that they have a valid e-mail id & contact number. Candidates should log on the official website and click here to apply online for CWE PO/ MT – IX.

IBPS PO Apply Online 2019 – Direct Link to Apply

*Direct Link to Apply for IBPS PO Recruitment will be made active on 7th August 2019

Application fee under IBPS PO recruitment is as follows –

  • Rs. 600 for General Category
  • Rs. 100 for SC/ ST/ PW

How to Apply for IBPS PO Recruitment 2019-20?

Please follow these instructions to fill the online application for IBPS PO 2019:

  1. Visit the official website- ibps.in and click on the Home Page to open the link “CRP PO/MT”.
  2. Then, click on the option titled “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES ” to open the On-Line Application Form.
  3. Next, click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” to register the application by entering the basic information.
  4. Upload your photograph, signature, left thumb impression and hand-written declaration.
  5. Make Payment through the ONLINE mode only.
  6. Click on the “FINAL SUBMIT” button
  7. After registering online, the candidates have to take a printout of their system generated online application forms.

IBPS PO Exam Centre

The IBPS PO exam (CWE) is conducted online at numerous centers all over India and the candidate can mention their preferences at the time of filling in the online application. However, if there is non-availability of seats at preferred venues, IBPS may allot an exam centre other than the choices made by a candidate. IBPS is the sole authority on adding or removing an exam center and candidates can’t make requests for change in the exam centre. Any inappropriate behavior at the exam center can lead to cancellation of the candidature.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019: Pre-Exam Training

Pre-Examination Training under IBPS PO recruitment 2019 may be arranged by the Nodal Banks/ Participating Organisations to a limited number of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes/ Minority Communities at certain centres.

Venue Details for Exam under IBPS PO Recruitment

1. The IBPS PO exam 2019 will be conducted online in venues across many centres in India.
2. No request for change of centre for under IBPS PO recruitment shall be entertained.
3. The centres for the IBPS PO exam 2019 mains will be limited.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019: Best Books

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IBPS PO Syllabus 2019:

The IBPS PO syllabus for both prelims and mains exam are almost similar to each other. For any competitive exam before starting your preparation, it is very much important to know the complete updated syllabus of the exam. Knowing the updated syllabus you can start the preparation following your study plan. In your preparation try to avoid skipping any topic. Ensure that you have covered all the topics in each subject. So that you can give a tough fight in the huge competition. Also, you need not worry about the higher cutoff. Here we provide the updated syllabus for the IBPS PO prelims exam. This syllabus covers all the individual topics that come under the English language, reasoning ability, and quantitative aptitude.

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures & Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Miscellaneous
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Tabulation Data Interpretation
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input-Output Sequence & Series
Coding-Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability