IBPS PO 2016 exam: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is going to conduct the examination of Probationary Officers (PO), for which the registration process is already underway.
The preliminary examination will be conducted in the month of October this year for the recruitment of Probationary Officers/Management Trainee in 20 participating banks. The 19-day long registration process has commenced on July 26 as several lakh aspiring candidates look forward to test their mantle. The online registration process that includes editing/modification of online applications would go on till August 13, 2016 as the online examination (preliminary) is scheduled to be held on 16, 22 & 23 October.
Meanwhile, the recruitment process of SBI PO is still underway as Mains exam will be held on 30th July.
IBPS issued notification for Common Recruitment Process (CWE PO/MT-VI) to shortlist the candidates for appointment as Probationary Officer/Management Trainee in one of the 20 participating organisations. These organisations include Allahabad Bank, Andhra Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Canara Bank, Central Bank of India, Corporation Bank, Dena Bank, IDBI Bank, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Punjab National Bank, Punjab & Sind Bank, Syndicate Bank, UCO Bank, Union Bank of India, United Bank of India and Vijaya Bank. The tentative number of vacancies in these banks stand at 8,822, that includes 1338 for SC, 665 for ST, 2319 for OBC and remaining 4500 vacancies for general category candidates.
IBPS, as per the rules, will organise the online examination for the recruitment process and then handover the list of finally selected candidates to the participating organisations. The online examination will be conducted in two-tier: Preliminary and Main examination. The candidates qualifying the preliminary examination will be called to appear for Main examination and then the shortlisted candidates will be called for a Common Interview which will be conducted by the participating banks and coordinated by the Nodal Bank. The preliminary examination will be conducted in online examination centres set up at 213 cities across the country.
Aspiring candidates are advised to go through the official notification carefully to determine their eligibility to appear for the test. The applications for the IBPS PO Recruitment would be submitted through online mode only, so the candidates must make themselves familiar with the application process to avoid any mistakes. For filling application form of IBPS PO recruitment, the candidates are required to register themselves at the official site www.ibps.in.
View the IBPS PO Recruitment advertisement here. After completing the online registration, the candidates will be provided with a registration number. All the candidates must keep their respective registration number and password safe as it will be useful for further proceeding of the recruitment process.