IBPS PO 2020 Recruitment Notification for Probationary Officer Vacancies

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has published the official recruitment notification for Probationary Officer & Management Trainee vacancies. Interested candidates fulfilling all eligibility criteria may apply online to forward their candidature for these Public Sector Banking jobs.

Total Number of Vacancies: 1417 (General – 690, EWS – 142, OBC – 300, SC – 196, ST – 89)

Schedule of Important Events:

  • Start Date of Online Registration & Fee Payment: 5th August, 2020
  • Last Date of Online Registration & Fee Payment: 26th August, 2020
  • Download of Pre-Examination Training Call Letters: September 2020
  • Tenure of Pre-Examination Training: 21st September to 26th September, 2020
  • Download of Preliminary Online Examination Call Letters: October 2020
  • Online Examination (Preliminary): 3rd October, 10th October, 11th October, 2020
  • Online Mains Examination: 28th November, 2020

Eligibility Criteria (Minimum Education): Graduation in any stream from a Govt. of India recognized University or an equivalent qualification recognized by the Central Govt.

Age Limit (As on 1st Aug, 2020): Minimum Age: 20 Years & Maximum Age: 30 Years. The candidate must have taken birth not earlier than 2nd August, 1990 and not after 1st August, 2000 (including both dates)

Age relaxation will be allowed to OBC/SC/ST/PH/ Ex-servicemen candidates as per the existing Govt. of India rules.

Application Procedure: (1) Candidates should visit the website: www.ibps.in, click on the Home Page and open the link “CRP PO/MT”. Click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP-PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES (CRP-PO/MT-X)” and open the On-Line Application Form.

(2) Candidates must click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” for registering their online application by entering the basic information in the application form. Post that, a provisional registration number & password is going to be generated by the system and same will be displayed on the screen. Candidates are required to note down the Provisional registration number and also the password. An E-mail and SMS containing the Provisional Registration number & Password will also be sent. Candidate can reopen the saved data with the Provisional registration number & password to edit the particulars, if required.

(3) The candidate must upload his/her signature, recent photograph, the hand written declaration and left thumb impression. This should be done in accordance with the specifications provided in the Guidelines for Scanning & Uploading of documents (Annexure-III).

Application Fee: (I) For Other Candidates: Rs. 850/- (II) For ST/SC/PWD candidates: Rs. 175/-

Payment Modes (Online): Debit Cards (MasterCard/ Maestro / RuPay/ Visa), Internet Banking, Credit Cards, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets, IMPS.

Selection Process: Preliminary, Main Exams and Interview will be followed.

Pattern of Examination (Tier-I):


Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration


English Language

30 30

20 minutes


Quant (Math)

35 35

20 minutes


Reasoning Ability

35 35

20 minutes

Total 100


Pattern of Examination (Mains):


Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks



Computer Aptitude and Reasoning 45 60

60 minutes


General, Banking and Economic Awareness 40 40

35 minutes


English Language 35 40

40 minutes

4 Data Interpretation and Analysis 35 60

45 minutes


155 200 3 Hours
5 Letter & Essay Writing in English 2 25

30 minutes