IBPS PO 2020 EXAM

IBPS PO 2020 EXAM

Stalwart Career InstituteInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection Probationary Officers Exam, popularly known as IPBS PO Exam, is a banking exam administered by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to select eligible candidates for the post of Probationary Officers in various public sector banks in India. A total of 1417 vacancies for IBPS PO 2020 recruitment have been announced.


IBPS PO 2020 IMPORTANT DATES

1. IBPS PO 2020 registration and payment of fees: 5th to 26th August 2020

2. IBPS PO 2020 pre exam training: 21st to 26th September 2020

3. IBPS PO 2020 preliminary exam: 3rd, 10th and 11th October 2020

4. IBPS PO 2020 main exam: 28th November 2020

5. IBPS PO 2020 main result: December 2020

6. IBPS PO 2020 conduct of interview: January/ February 2021

7. IBPS PO 2020 provisional allotment: April 2021


IBPS PO 2020 ELIGIBILITY

In order to be eligible to apply for IBPS PO 2020 a candidate must fulfill the following qualifications:

1. The candidate should be over the age of 20 years and under the age of 30 years to be eligible to apply for the IBPS PO 2020 Exam.

2. The candidate has to secure a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45%). Candidates belonging to the reserved category like Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD), must have secured a minimum of 45%.

3. The candidate must be a citizen of India a or a subject of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan or a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

4. The candidate must hold a degree in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.


IBPS PO 2020 APPLICATION PROCESS

Given below are the steps to be followed to register for the IBPS PO 2020 Exam:

1. To register for IBPS PO 2020 visit the official website www.ibps.in and on the home page click on the ‘click here to apply’ tab and fill the required details and upload the necessary documents.

*please enter all the required details carefully and accurately as you will not be permitted to make any change later.

2. Then the candidate needs to make the online payment of the application fees which are as follows:

The application fee for unreserved category (General/OBC) candidates is Rs 850.

The application fee for reserved category (SC/ST/PWD) candidates is Rs 175.

This can be done through Credit/Debit card or Net banking.

* please note that the registration for the IBPS PO 2020 exam should be completed between 5th August and 26th August.


IBPS PO 2020 PARTICIPATING BANKS AND VACANCIES

S No. Participating Organization SC ST OBC EWS UR Total HI OC VI ID
1 Bank of Baroda 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Bank of India 110 55 198 74 297 734 8 7 7 7
3 Bank of Maharashtra 37 18 67 25 103 250 0 6 2 2
4 Canara Bank NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
5 Central Bank Of India 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Indian Bank NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
7 Indian Overseas Bank 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Punjab National Bank NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
9 Punjab & Sind Bank 14 6 21 8 34 83 0 0 0 0
10 UCO Bank 35 10 14 35 256 350 7 4 4 29
11 Union Bank Of India NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
_ TOTAL 196 89 300 142 690 1417 15 17 13 38

IBPS PO 2020 EXAM PATTERN

a. IBPS PO 2020 Preliminary Exam:

S No. SECTION NO. OF QUESTIONS AND MARKS DURATION DURATION
1 English language 35 20 minutes
2 Quantitative aptitude 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning ability 35 20 minutes
- TOTAL 100 1 hour

b. IBPS PO 2020 Main Exam:

S No. SECTION NO. OF QUESTIONS MAXIMUM MARKS DURATION
1 Reasoning & computer aptitude 45 45 60 minutes
2 General awareness 40 40 35 minutes
3 English language 35 40 40 minutes
4 Data analysis and interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
- TOTAL 155 200 3 hour
5 Letter writing & essay 2 25 30 minutes

c. IBPS PO 2020 Interview:

Total marks: 100

Minimum qualifying marks will not be less than:

40% for candidates belonging to the general category.

35% for candidates belonging to the reserved (SC/ST/OBC/PWD) category.

Weightage of online exam to interview: 80:20


IBPS PO 2020 SYLLABUS

English language:

  • Reading comprehension
  • Antonyms and synonyms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Sentence correction/improvement
  • Paragraph jumbles
  • Rules of tenses
  • Quantitative aptitude:

  • Number system
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Percentage
  • Average
  • Speed, distance and time
  • Time and work
  • Probability
  • Permutation and combinations
  • Mensuration
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Surds and indices
  • Quadratic equations
  • Reasoning ability:

  • Logical reasoning
  • Alphabet tests
  • Number series
  • Seating arrangement
  • Direction test
  • Syllogism
  • Picture series puzzle
  • Order and ranking
  • Coding decoding
  • Statement, argument and assumption
  • Computer aptitude:

  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Operating hardware and software
  • Internet
  • Memory
  • Operating systems
  • Computer fundamentals and abbreviations
  • General awareness:

  • Current affairs
  • Banking awareness
  • Financial knowledge
  • Basic economics
  • National and international financial laws
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