How to Apply for IBPS PO 2017 Exam? Complete Information About IBPS PO 2017 Exam


Your waiting time is over. Official notification for IBPS PO 2017 Exam announced. Preliminary Exam is Scheduled to be held on 7th,8th,14th and 15th October 2017. The main exam will be on 26th November 2017.

20 Banks are participating this IBPS PO 2017 Exam for the Recruitment. Find the list of Banks for your information.

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Indian Bank  Canara Bank Allahabad Bank Syndicate Bank
Andhra Bank Central Bank of India Indian Overseas bank UCO Bank
Bank of Baroda Corporation Bank Oriental Bank of Commerce United Bank of India
Bank of India Dena Bank Punjab National Bank United Bank of India
Bank of Maharashtra IDBI Bank Punjab & Sindh Bank Vijaya Bank

IBPS PO 2017 ExamImportant Dates for IBPS PO 2017 Exam:-

  • Online Registration Starts: 16th August 2017
  • Registration Ends: 5th September 2017
  • Download of Call Letter for Pre Exam Training: September 2017
  • Pre Exam Training: 23rd September to 29th September
  • Download of Call letters for Preliminary Exam: September 2017
  • Preliminary Examination: 7th,8th,14th and 15th October 2017
  • Preliminary Examination result Announcement: October 2017
  • Call letter download for the main Exam: November 2017
  • Main Exam: 26th November 2017
  • Announcement of Main Exam result: 26th November 2017

You have to apply on or before 5th September 2017 for IBPS PO 2017 Exam.

Eligibility Criteria for IBPS PO 2017 Exam:-

You must be a Graduate in any Discipline from any of the recognized University for Applying IBPS PO 2017 Exam. There is no specific field of Graduation is required.

You must follow the age Guidelines to apply for this Exam. Applicants, age must be in Between 20 to 30 Years, means candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/08/1987 and not later than 01/08/1997.

There is an upper age relaxation for below category of candidates to support them.

  • For SC/ST Candidates: 5 Years Relaxation
  • For OBC Candidates : 3 Years Relaxation
  • For PwD Candidates: 10 Years Relaxation

Application Fees 

  • For SC/ST/PWD Candidates: Rs 100
  • For All others Candidates: Rs 600

Exam Pattern for IBPS PO 2017 Preliminary Exam

In the preliminary Examination, you have to answer 100 question within 1 Hour. For every right Answer, 1 marks will be rewarded in the same time 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

You have to answer 3 sections, English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning in this Exam.

No. Name of Tests(Objective No. of Questions Maximum Marks
1 English Language 30 30
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Exam Pattern for IBPS PO 2017 Main Exam

After qualifying Preliminary Exam you will be eligible to attain IBPS PO 2017 main exam, which will conduct on 26th November 2017.

You have to attain 5 sections in Main Examination in 3 Hour 30 Minutes. One descriptive paper is added in the Main exam and you have to attain in 30 Minutes.

The specific time is allotted to each section and you have to follow the guideline to attain the test within specified time limit.

S.No. Name of Tests(Objective No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
2 English Language 35 40 40 minutes
3 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
4 General Economy & Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
Total 155 200 3 Hours
5 English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 30 minutes

You have to qualify both Preliminary as well as the main exam to be eligible for the Interview process.

How to Apply for IBPS PO 2017 Exam?

best books for CAT 2017 preparationThe application process for IBPS PO 2017 Exam is completely online. There is no availability of the offline application to apply for it.

Before Application Guidelines:-

  • Scan Your Passport Size Photograph and Signature
  • A valid Email Id for registration
  • Credit Card/ Debit Card/Online Banking Details for the Payment

Candidates are requested to apply through official website of IBPS You have to register first before filling the application form.

One provisional registration number will assign to your application and sent it to your E-Mail Id.

Fill the personal details, Educational qualification and upload documents before proceeding for Application fees payment.

Pay the application fees through Credit Card/ Debit Card/Net Banking which is available with you.

Take the print out of the E receipts and application for future reference.

Pre-Examination Training 

Pre-Examination training may be arranged by nodal banks or Participating organization to the limited number of candidates belongs to SC/ST/Minor Communities.

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