Institute of Banking Personnel Selection IBPS is going to hire eligible candidates for the post of Probationary officer PO through the process of Common Written Examination CWE conducted by IBPS. IBPS has issued notification for the IBPS online Application Form 2013 . It has not changes any ibps po eligibility criteria of selection. Candidates can also check the IBPS PO Syllabus and Previous Question Paper to know the Exam Pattern of IBPS CWE which is going to held on the 19th , 20th , 26th and 27th October , 2013 in various examination centers of India. The online application is starting from 22-07-2013 through the official website of IBPS. Read the full job description below.
Probationary Officer Recruitment 2013 Details:
The eligibility criteria for IBPS PO is same as it was before. The candidates who have a Degree with 60% marks in any discipline from a recognized University are eligible to apply for the PO post.
Degree with 60% marks in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification
recognized as such by the Central Government.
The percentage of marks stipulated for the Educational Qualification is for General (Unreserved) Category
Candidates. Candidates belonging to the Reserved Category (SC / ST/ PWD), filling in vacancies
reserved for the relevant category, will be entitled to a relaxation of 5% marks in relation to that
stipulated for General Category candidates. Candidates belonging to SC / ST/ PWD categories filling
in “unreserved” vacancies will not be entitled to the above referred relaxation
Computer Literacy: Operating and working knowledge in computer systems is mandatory i.e.
candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have
studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High
Age Limit Of the candidates :
The candidates those age is more than 20 yrs and less or equal to 28 yrs as on 01-07-2013 are eligible to apply for the IBPS PO .
Selection Procedure :
Selection will be done on the basis of Common Written Examination and Common Interview which will be conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Board. After Qualifying Common written Examination , Participating organizations will call shortlisted candidates for Interview.
Application Fee :
This time the fee of application is revised . General candidates have to pay a sum of Rs. 600 through Online mode as cost of Application form . but the fee for SC/ST/PWD Candidates is only Rs. 100.
How to Apply :
Interested candidates should fill the online application by going through the IBPS official website
Aspirants who are awaited for PO Notification and preparing for CWE for PO Post, they have to fill PO Online Application form through Online mode from IBPS official website www.ibps.in . PO Online form will be filled from 22nd July, 2013. After completing the registration take a print out of the application which will be require in future.
Pre-Requisites for Applying Online Before applying online, candidates should
(i) scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph and signature adhere to the
required specifications as given in Annexure II to this Advertisement.
(ii) if desiring to make online payment of application fees/ intimation charges keep the necessary
details/documents ready (In case of Offline Payment i.e. CBS candidates have to apply online, obtain a
fee payment challan and then remit the necessary application fees/ intimation charges).
(iii) have a valid personal email ID, which should be kept active till the declaration of results of this round of
CWE. IBPS may send call letters for the Examination etc. through the registered e-mail ID. Under no
circumstances, a candidate should share with/mention e-mail ID to / of any other person. In case a
candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, he/she should create his/her new e-mail ID before
applying on-line and must maintain that email account.
Procedure for applying online
(1) Candidates are first required to go to the IBPS’s website www.ibps.in and click on the Home Page
to open the link “CWE PO/MT-III” and then click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY
ONLINE FOR CWE- PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES (CWE-
PO/MT-III)” to open the On-Line Application Form.
(2) Candidates will have to enter their basic details and upload in the online application form.
Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in
the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature (Annexure II).
Key Dates IBPS PO :
- Online Registration will start on : 22-07-2013
- Online Registration will close on : 12-08-2013
IBPS PO Admit Card Download:
- Candidates can download the IBPS PO admit card from Date of Downloading Call letter for Online Examination : 07-10-2013
- Date of downloading Call Letter for Pre- Examination Training : 25-09-2013
- Pre-Examination Training : 07-10-2013 to 12-10-2013
Banks Participating In IBPS PO Exam 2013:
IBPS PO exam Dates :
The Common Written Examination will be held on the dates 19th , 20th , 26th and 27th October , 2013
Penalty for Wrong Answers
There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. 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.
(i) The examination will be conducted online in venues across many centres in India. The
tentative list of Examination centres is available in Annexure I.
(ii) No request for change of centre for Examination shall be entertained.
(iii) IBPS, however, reserves the right to cancel any of the Examination Centres and/ or add some
other Centres, at its discretion, depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc.
(iv) As far as practicable candidates will be allotted to a centre of his/her choice. However IBPS
also reserves the right to allot the candidate to any centre other than the one he/she has opted
(v) Candidate will appear for the examination at an Examination Centre at his/her own risks and
expenses and IBPS will not be responsible for any injury or losses etc. of any nature.
The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions (if held) will be
normalized using equipercentile method.
Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total
score to be considered to be shortlisted for interview. Depending on the number of vacancies
available, cutoffs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview.
Please note that candidates will not be permitted to appear for the Common Written Examination without the following documents:
(1) Valid Call Letter for the respective date and session of Examination
(2) Photo-identity proof (as specified in Point G) in original and
(3) Photocopy of photo-identity proof (as mentioned in (2) above)
Candidates reporting late i.e. after the reporting time specified on the call letter for
Examination will not be permitted to take the examination.
The reporting time mentioned on the call letter is prior to the Start time of the test. Though the
duration of the examination is 2 hours candidates may be required to be at the venue for about 4
hours including the time required for completion of various formalities such as verification and
collection of various requisite documents, logging in, giving of instructions etc.