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IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 Notification: Eligibility, Last Date & Vacancies for Probationary Officers

Check out latest IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 Notification for Probationary Officer and other at major banks across all India

Here’s the updated IBPS PO 2022 exam Notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officer in the national public sector banks. The IBPS PO notification lists current and upcoming exam and recruitment details along with Probationary Officer vacancies, education/qualification and age limit requirement as per set rules. In addition to eligibility criteria information and being part of the IBPS recruitment process, you can also find IBPS PO admit card, result and exam syllabus details here on this page.

The selection process of IBPS PO Recruitment

You know that there is a craze among the young people to get qualified for IBPS PO recruitment. This is one of the most desired banking job profiles today. Here we are going to discuss the entire selection procedure so that you can set a better routine and take preparation for each exam stage properly.

Just like the clerk exam, here, candidates will also be able to apply online. Error-free and properly used forms will be accepted, and they will be lead towards the actual exam and selection procedure. Here a candidate also needs to appear for the common written exam to get selected for the next round. The IBPS PO exam is slightly different in comparison with other banking jobs via IBPS. Well, we are creating a table for you so that you can adequately understand the entire thing.

If you are looking to appear for the IBPS PO exam then you must know the different eligibility criteria along with the various phases of the exam. Having said that, the IBPS Probationary Officer exam is conducted in three different phases. The first phase of the exam includes a Preliminary exam that is conducted online. The duration of the prelims exam is 60 minutes and consists of 100 questions. These questions are objectives types and the total number of marks in the prelims exam is 100.

The second phase of the IBPS PO exam includes a Mains exam which is also conducted online. The duration of the mains exam is 210 minutes and consists of 157 questions. These questions are both objective and descriptive and the total number of marks in the mains exam is 225. The third phase of the exam is the personal interview which is also 100 marks.

Being said that, you can choose the paper in either English or Hindi language. Therefore, make sure you provide your preference at the time of filling out the application form.

Selection process of IBPS- PO



Interview process



200+25=225 (25 marks is for letter and essay writing)

For general candidates, it is 40% out of 100 and for SC/ST/PH/OBC/PWD, it is 35% out of 100. 


Reasoning ability, English Language and Numerical ability

Reasoning, computer aptitude, English, data analysis and interpretation, Economy/ general knowledge, English letter writing and essay

Mainly covers all

Time span

60 minutes

210 minutes/ 3 hours and 30 minutes

Depends on the candidate and interviewer

Criteria for the next stage of the exam

Sectional cut off marks for each subject

Total score obtained for the final round of selection

Main exams need to be successfully cleared

IBPS PO Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

  1. You must have completed graduation in any discipline from a recognized university in India.
  2. If you are in the final year then you cannot apply for the examination.
  3. You must be a citizen of India, Nepal, or Bhutan.

IBPS PO Recruitment Age

  1. You must be in the age group of 20 to 30 years.
  2. In the case of SC, and ST candidates, the upper age limit has a relaxation of 5 years and the OBC candidates have a relaxation of 3 years.

IBPS PO Recruitment Syllabus

  1. The syllabus for the prelims exam includes the English language, quantitative aptitude, and reasoning ability.
  2. The syllabus for the mains exam includes English language, data interpretation and analysis, reasoning and computer aptitude, and general awareness.

Only the candidates who qualify after the prelims and mains test are called for a personal interview round.