How to Apply for Indian Bank PO 2018?


Do you want to apply for Indian Bank PO 2018, which is going to be held on 6th Oct 2018?

In this post, I will give you complete information and Application Procedure for Indian Bank PO 2018 Exam.

If you are a Graduate, this is one of the best options to start a Career in Banking.

Selection Process consisting of Preliminary and Main Exam followed by Personal Interview. Both Preliminary and Main Exam Will be in Online Mode.

Important Dates for Indian Bank PO 2018

  • Online Registration Starts: 1st August 2018
  • Last Date of Online Registration: 27th Aug 2018
  • Call letter Download Starts: After 24th September 2018
  • Preliminary Examination: 6th October 2018
  • The announcement of Result of preliminary Exam: 17th October 2018
  • Call Letter download for Main Exam: 22nd October 2018
  • Main Exam date: 4th November 2018

417 candidates are going to be selected for the PGDBF program of Indian Bank Manipal School of banking.

Below are the Category wise Break up for the Post.

62 31 112 212 417

What are the Eligibility Criteria to Apply for Indian Bank PO 2018?

Must be a Graduate.

Yes, A Degree in any discipline from any of the Recognized University is the Educational requirement for the Exam.

There is an age consideration for the application process. Age should be in between 20 to 30 Years as on opening date of the Exam.

For SC/ST Candidates 5 Years and for OBC 3 years Age relaxation will be there. Consider it if you belong to the same category. 

How to Apply for Indian Bank PO 2018?

How to Apply for Indian Bank PO 2018Application Procedure for Indian Banking PO 2018 is completely online. There is no other mode of the Application process.

Application fees must be paid online.

  • For General Candidates: Rs 600/-
  • For SC/ST/PWD Candidates: R 100/-

To apply for the Exam, Open the official website of Indian bank.

Information related to the Exam and Application form can be accessed from the Career Section of the website.

Indian bank PO 2018

You will find the information and application link in the career page section.

Indian bank PO 2018 application procedure

Click the link to apply for the Exam.

After clicking to the above link, you will redirect to the registration/ login page of the Exam.

If you are a new user, you have to click on New registration and fill the information asked for.

Already Registered candidates can log in to the application directly through their user ID and Password.

Indian bank PO 2018 application link

After Successful registration, you will receive a registration ID, which can be used further to edit the application if required.

Along with the Application you have to upload Scan copy of Photo and your Signature.

Application fees can be paid online after filling Application.

Without any circumstances, Application fees cannot be refunded.

How to get the Call letter for the Exam?

Call letters for the Preliminary Exam/ Main Exam/ Personal Interview will be issued through Electronic mode only. There will be no physical mode of communication for the Exam.

Call letters can be downloaded from the official website of Indian Bank.

Exam Pattern for Indian Bank PO 2018?

Preliminary Examination will be conducted online. Candidates have to answer 100 objective type questions in 1-hour time duration in the Preliminary Exam.

Exam Pattern: Preliminary Exam

Sl No Subjects No Of Questions Marks Medium of Exam Duration
1 English Languages 30 30 English Composite time of 1 Hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 English and Hindi
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 English and Hindi

All three subjects are important. Candidates have to secure minimum cut off marks to qualify for Main Exam.

Be careful of negative marks. Each wrong answer cost you 0.25 Marks.

Selected candidates from the Preliminary Examination will be called for Main Exam.

Exam Pattern: Main Exam

In the Main Exam, You have to answer 155 questions for 200 Marks along with an Essay Writings.

S.No.  Name of Tests (Not by Sequence)  No. of Questions  Maximum Marks  Medium of Exam  Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 English and Hindi 60 Minutes
2 General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 40 English and Hindi 35 Minutes
3 English Languages 35 40 English 40 Minutes
4 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 English and Hindi 45 Minutes
Total 155 200 3 Hours
5 English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 English 30 Minutes

Before going to Main Exam center, you must carry below-required Documents along with you. Without these documents, Candidates are not allowed to the Examination hall.

Study materials to Prepare for Indian Bank PO 2018

After the successful registration, you need to prepare smartly to crack the Exam.

There are various tools available for you to prepare for Indian Bank PO 2018. Will discuss few for your reference.

I have already published a few articles related to banking preparation, you can follow these links too.

  1. Top 10 websites for banking Preparation
  2. 5 Best Blog to follow for Banking preparation
  3. 5 Best Mobile Apps for Banking Preparation
  4. 6 Best Youtube Channel for Banking preparation
  5. Top 5 English Grammer Books for Banking Preparation

Books are the main source of Fundamental Knowledge. You need to follow these books for every Banking Exam.

I have already published an information related to 30 Books which can be used for banking preparation.

No need to buy all, you can select from it and prepare for your Exam.

Here is the list of top 30 Books which can be used for Indian Bank PO 2018 Exam.

You can also follow this video for more information.

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