IBPS PO 2021 Notification, Syllabus, Exam, Result, Question Paper

IBPS CRP PO/MT – IX (2021-22) Latest IBPS PO 2021 Notification: Check Expected Exam Date, Total Available Vacancies, Online Apply, Age Limit, Exam Patterns Update, Sarkari Result, Syllabus & Application Fee Details.

IBPS is going to release the official notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officer for CRP PO & MT – IX vacancies available soon on the official site by its organization.

All the candidates who are preparing for Banking & IBPS PO Exam 2021 can check the exam date, eligibility, and other details through this page.

IBPS PO Notification 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018

IBPS PO Full Form: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Probationary Officer.

IBPS PO Website Official: @www.ibps.in

IBPS CRP PO/MT – IX (2021-22) Exam Details

Exam DetailsNotification
Examination BoardInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post NameProbationary Officer (PO)
Total VacanciesAnnounced Soon…
Prelims Exam Date9th, 10th, 16th & 17th October 2021
Mains Exam Date27th November 2021
StatusNotification will be available soon…

IBPS PO 2021 Exam Date

IBPS PO 2021: Important Dates

IBPS PO EventsDates
IBPS PO 2021 NotificationSeptember 2021
Online Registration AvailableSeptember 2021
Preliminary Exam Date9th, 10th, 16th & 17th October 2021
IBPS PO Prelims Result DateNovember 2021
IBPS PO Mains Admit CardNovember 2021
Mains Exam Date27th November 2021
IBPS PO Mains Result Date December 2021
Interview ScheduleJanuary 2022
IBPS PO 2021 Final Allotment1st April 2022

IBPS PO 2021 Vacancy Details

The total number of vacancies for the IBPS PO 2021 exam will be announced soon in September 2021.

Every year more than 8 lakh candidates appear for the IBPS Bank PO exam.

Based on the vacancies published during the previous years, the total number of vacancies are expected to be announced around 4000 to 4500 which will be confirmed soon on the official website.

The total number of vacancies in the last three IBPS PO Exams are as follows:

Posts for IBPS PO 2021-22 will be available soon.

Posts for IBPS PO 2020-21: 3517

Posts for IBPS PO 2019-20: 4336

Posts for IBPS PO 2018-19: 4252

IBPS PO 2021 Apply Online

Name of the Vacant Post: Probationary Officers/ Management Trainee (PO/MT)

Any candidate who wants to be selected for the post of Probationary Officer in government banks by appearing in the PO & MT – IX online examination of IBPS, can apply by filling the online form by visiting the official website of IBPS.

Candidates can visit this page or the official website from time to time to get quick notifications related to the online applications.

To apply online for IBPS PO/MT – IX, candidates can visit the official website of IBPS which is, @ibps.in.

IBPS PO Online Application Fee

The candidates who wish to apply for an appearance in the IBPS RRB PO 2021 recruitment exam, have to pay the application fee as prescribed by the board.

According to the application fee of the previous year, the board has decided the following application fee according to the category of the candidates, which is:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PWD candidatesRs.175/- (Only Intimation Charges)
General & othersRs.850/- (Application Fee Including Intimation Charge)

Note: These details are taken from the previous IBPS PO notification to give an idea about the application fee structure & it will be updated soon after the official notification.

IBPS Exam | IBPS PO Exam 2021

Online examination is conducted every year by the organization of IBPS, which is probably completed from September to March, after which the successful candidates are finally selected for the related posts.

IBPS PO 2021 | IBPS PO Notification 2021

The official notification for IBPS Probationary Officer and Management Trainee 2021-22 will be released soon by the organization.
After which the candidates can apply for this post by visiting the official website as soon as possible.

IBPS PO/MT Eligibility Criteria 2021

IBPS PO/MT Age Limit

The minimum age limit to apply for IBPS PO/MT post is 20 years and the maximum age limit is up to 30 years.

Therefore, to join this recruitment, the age of the applicant should not be less than 20 years and not more than 30 years.

There is a provision of relaxation in the upper age limit for the special category candidates, which is as follows:

CategoriesAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)5 yrs
Other Backward Caste (OBC) or Non-Creamy Layer3 yrs
Ex-Servicemen (Army Personnel)5 yrs
Persons With Benchmark Disabilities as defined (PWD)10 yrs
The Persons affected by the 1984 riots5 yrs
Widows or Divorced Women9 yrs
Domicile of J&K during the period of 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895 yrs
Employees of UCF, Bhopal retrenched from service (For MP State)5 yrs

IBPS PO Educational Qualification

Bachelor’s Degree (Graduate Degree In Any Discipline): The eligibility criteria for the IBPS PO CWE exam is to have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (BA, B.Com, B.Sc, etc.) from a University recognized by the Government of India.

Any candidate having equivalent qualifications from an institute recognized by the central government is eligible to apply for this exam.

Candidates should have their passing valid mark-sheet/degree certificate certifying that they are a graduate on the day they register for this exam and obtained in graduation while registering for the IBPS Bank-PO exam. The percentage of marks has to be indicated.

Language Proficiency:

The candidate must be proficient orally and in writing in the official language of the State/Union or Territory for which the candidate wishes to apply.

All candidates should be able to read, write and speak the language.

Computer Literacy: 

Computer Literacy: Working knowledge of computer systems is essential for appearing on the job as well as in the IBPS PO exam conducted in online mode.

At present, every examination is conducted on the computer through an online medium, in such a situation it is necessary for every candidate that he must have basic knowledge of computer.

To work as a Bank PO, the candidate must be able to do basic computer work.
For example, MS Office, Word, Internet, etc.

Nationality or Citizenship for IBPS PO/MT Application

Candidates applying for IBPS CWE/Bank PO exam must necessarily possess any one of the following for citizenship:

  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 migrated from East African countries of Burma, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Vietnam, Zaire, Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia with the intention of permanently settling in India

Candidates belonging to categories 2, 3, 4 will be required to have a certificate of eligibility issued in their favor by the Government of India.

Expected Vacancies Details of IBPS PO/MT – IX 2022-23

IBPS announces various vacancies to fill up the posts of Probationary Officers (PO) in the banks included under the board.

This year also for 2021, the board is going to release notification for CRP PO/ MT-X for the vacancies of 2022-23.

The total number of vacancies will be disclosed by the board at the time of notification, which will be published soon on the official website.

IBPS PO 2021 Apply Online

Online Apply: How To Apply Online For IBPS PO 2021

To avoid any technical error before applying online for IBPS PO Exam 2021 you can use any one of the following web browsers on your computer which is,

Google Chrome

Mozilla Firefox 3.0 or above

Internet Explorer 8 or above

  • First of all, open Google Chrome Browser in Computer.
  • Go to the IBPS official website, i.e. @ibps.in
  • Then select “CRP PO/MT” & click on “Common Recruitment Process for Probationary Officers/ Management Tranees – IX”
  • This link will be available on the official website soon after notification out.
  • You need to click this link & read the eligibility notification for this post carefully.
  • Eligible candidates are click on this apply online link.
  • Now fill all these recquired details & then submit.
  • Pay the application fee & take a printout of your application for future reference.

Documents Recquired For Applying IBPS PO 2021 Application

Before apply online for IBPS PO Exam 2021, you must keep the following required document details and scanned copy in your computer or pen drive so that there is no problem in submitting the application form and upload the requested documents.

The IBPS PO 2021 online application form can only be filled on the IBPS official website, i.e. @ibps.in

Candidates applying for the IBPS PO 2021 application form must have the pre-requisites as follows:

  • A valid mobile number & E-mail ID.
  • Prescribed size scanned copy of Photograph & Signature.
  • Educational documents details (Certificate Number/Passing Year etc.)
  • For online payment you must have Debit/Credit card or UPI payments details for online transaction.

IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment Process

Online examination and Personal Interviews are conducted by the board for the selection process in IBPS PO/MT.

This exam is completed in three phases, which are:

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Mains Examination
  • Personal Interview

IBPS PO/MT Examination Pattern 2021-22

Preliminary Exam, Main Exam, and Interview will be conducted by IBPS Board as a selection process for this exam, which will be completed in three phases.

The Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam will be conducted in online mode.

The pattern of Preliminary Examination prescribed by the board will be as follows:

IBPS PO/MT Prelims Examination Pattern 2021-22

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime
English Language303020 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

Thereafter, successful candidates in the prelims exam of IBPS PO will be selected for the main exam.

After that, the selected candidates will be subjected to the Mains examination, It will be conducted according to the following pattern.

As a part of this exam, letter writing and essay will be conducted.

This Mains exam will be conducted in two parts:

  • Online Objective Test
  • Descriptive Test (Essay & Letter Writing In English Language)

The descriptive examination will be conducted as part of the second part examination, under which the writing of letters and essays in the English language will be examined.

IBPS PO/MT Mains Examination Pattern 2021-22

PapersNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime
English Language354040 minutes
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutes
General Economy & Banking Awareness404035 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutes
Total1552003 hours

IBPS PO/MT Descriptive Examination Pattern 2021-22

PapersNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime
English Language (Essay & Letter Writing)22530 minutes

IBPS PO 2021 Examination Important Facts

Negative Marking or Penalty For Wrong Answers:

There is a provision of penalty for wrong answers marked in the objective tests of both preliminary and main examinations of IBPS PO.

One-fourth of the marks will be fined for the wrong answer to any objective question by the candidate.

For example, 0.25 marks will be deducted as a penalty for a wrong answer to a 1 mark question.

No penalty shall be provided for not answering any question or for leaving it blank.

IBPS PO 2021 Interview:

All the candidates who are successful in qualifying for the main examination, are shortlisted for the interview, which will carry a maximum of 100 marks.

The minimum qualifying marks to clear the interview test is 40% for general and other candidates and 35% for SC / ST / OBC / PWD candidates.

You have to carry all the necessary documents with you while going for the interview.

The interview time is mainly 15-20 minutes and the interview process is completed by a panelist of banking officers, who ask the candidates about their subject, general awareness and current affairs, banking sector, and financial information related to ask questions.

So candidates should prepare well in advance for this personality test.

Along with being confident, one should give logical answers about all subjects.

Final Merit List: Mainly the final merit list is prepared based on marks obtained by the candidate in Main Examination and Interview with weightage of marks obtained in Mains Examination and Interview in the ratio of 80:20 respectively.

Calculation of Final Score for IBPS PO Examination

IBPS PO Syllabus 2021

IBPS PO Prelims Examination Syllabus 2021

English LanguageReasoningQuantitative Aptitude
Reading ComprehensionAlphanumeric SeriesNumber Systems
Paragraph CompletionCoding-DecodingSimplification
Cloze TestInput-OutputSequence & Series
Fill in the blanksLogical ReasoningProfit & Loss
Para JumblesData SufficiencyPermutation, Combination & Probability
Multiple Meaning /Error SpottingSeating ArrangementRatio & Proportion
MiscellaneousBlood RelationsPercentage
PuzzleSimple Interest & Compound Interest
Coded InequalitiesSurds & Indices
Ranking /Direction / Alphabet TestTime & distance
TabulationTime & Work
SyllogismMixtures & Allegations
Mensuration – Cylinder, Sphere & Cone
Data Interpretation

IBPS PO Mains Examination Syllabus 2021

IBPS PO Admit Card or Call Letter

Candidates can download their admit card for IBPS PO 2021 by visiting the official website of the bank from the scheduled date, After that, fill the following required information given below and submit it,

  • Registration Number / Roll Number
  • Date of Birth/Password

Now the hard copy of the IBPS PO Admit Card is not sent to the candidate through the post.

After submitting the required details, admit card of the candidate will be downloaded, the printout of which can be taken out and kept safe with you.

The admit card for the IBPS PO 2021 will be made available 10 to 15 days before the exam.

The call letter for IBPS PO 2021 will be issued for each of the 3 stages only before the exam, which is

  • Online Preliminary Examination
  • Online Main Examination
  • Interview

Get more details about IBPS PO 2021 Call Letter or Admit Card

IBPS PO 2021 Result | IBPS PO Result

All the candidates who appear in the IBPS PO exam are eagerly waiting to get their results as soon as possible.

The results of all three phases of the examination are released by the IBPS board on the official website only a few days after the completion of the examinations.

The result of the IBPS PO 2021 preliminary exam will be released in November 2021.

And the result of the IBPS PO 2021 Mains exam will be declared in December 2021.

After that, the completion of the personal interview process in January 2022, the final result will be released in March-April 2022.

Candidates selected against the number of vacancies under the merit list will be considered for appointment subject to Medical Fitness Test.

Provisional allotment to the vacant posts will be done by preparing the list in the category-wise and state-wise manner in the form of a final merit list in descending order of marks obtained by the candidates in the Online Mains Examination and Personal Interview.

How To View IBPS PO 2021 Exam Result

IBPS PO Result | IBPS PO Result 2020

IBPS PO Prelims Result 2020

IBPS PO 2021 Cut off

The cut-off list for each stage of the exam is released along with the scorecard after the IBPS PO exam.

Here we are publishing last year’s cut-off list data for the IBPS PO Prelims Exam below so that aspirants can get an idea of the upcoming IBPS PO Prelims 2021 cut-off.

IBPS PO 2020-21 Prelims Exam Cut-off (Category Wise)

CategoriesCut Off Marks
General58.75
OBC58.50
Scheduled Caste (SC)51
Scheduled Tribes (ST)43.5
EWS57.75
VI54.25
OC46
ID21.75
HI19.75

IBPS PO Previous Year Cut-off List

IBPS PO 2021 Preparation

  • IBPS PO Previous Year Question Paper
  • IBPS PO Mock Test

FAQs About IBPS PO 2021

  1. When will the official notification of the IBPS PO 2021 exam be released?

    The official notification of the IBPS PO 2021 examination is expected to be released in October 2021

  2. When will the IBPS PO 2021 Exam be held?

    The Online Prelim Exam for IBPS PO 2021 is scheduled for 9th, 10th, 16th, and 17th October 2021 & Mains Exam will be held on 27th November 2021.

  3. Will the question papers of the IBPS PO exam be available in the Hindi language also?

    Yes, all the tests of the IBPS Examinations are available in both Hindi and English language.
    That means all tests are bilingual.

  4. Is there any negative marking provision in the IBPS PO exam?

    Yes, there is a provision of negative marking for wrong answers in the objective tests for both Preliminary and Mains examinations of IBPS PO 2021.
    1/4th marks will be deducted as a penalty for marking the wrong answer for each question.

  5. Is there a fixed time for each different section?

    Yes, there is a fixed timing for each section in both Prelims and Mains papers.

  6. Can an engineering graduate also apply for IBPS PO Exam?

    Yes, any graduate degree holder candidate for any stream can apply for IBPS PO Exam.

  7. What is the salary of IBPS PO?

    The Basic Salary of IBPS PO is Rs.23700-(980X7)-30560-(1145X2)-32850-(1310X7)-42020.

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