IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021IBPS PO 2021 Notification Out: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the IBPS PO Notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers (PO) in various Public sector banks.  IBPS has released 4135 vacancies for the IBPS PO Recruitment 2021. Aspirants can apply online at ibps.in on or before November 10. Read below to know about IBPS PO exam dates, eligibility criteria, IBPS PO online application link, IBPS PO vacancies, selection process, exam centers, exam pattern and syllabus, and more!

IBPS has announced a total number of 4135 vacancies for the post of Probationary Officer.  Candidates can apply through Common Recruitment Process (CRP PO/MT-XI) on ibps.in upto 10 November 2021. Candidates can read all the related information from the IBPS PO Recruitment article below.  Also, Download PDF IBPS PO Notification 2021 below.

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021

Recruitment Name IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021
Organization Name Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post Probationary Officer (PO)
Vacancies 4135
Category Bank Jobs
Selection Process Prelims, Mains & Interview
Education Qualification Graduate from a recognized University
Age Limit:
20 years to 30 years (As on 01/10/2021)
Application Mode Online

IBPS PO Notification 2021

The detailed IBPS PO Notification 2021 PDF has been released by IBPS at the official website www.ibps.in on 19th October 2021 for the recruitment of Probability Officers (PO). Click on the below link to download a detailed IIBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021

Click Here to Download IBPS PO Notification 2021

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021 Exam Date

IBPS PO 2021: Important Dates
Events Date
IBPS PO Notification 19th October 2021
Online Registration Process 20th October to 10 November 2021
PET Call Letter November 2021
Pre-Exam Training November/December 2021
IBPS PO Prelims Admit Card November/December 2021
IBPS PO 2021 Preliminary Exam Date 04th & 11th December 2021
IBPS PO Preliminary Result December 2021
IBPS PO Mains Admit Card December 2021/January 2022
IBPS PO 2021 Mains Exam Date January 2022
IBPS PO Mains Result January/February 2022
Conduct of Interview February/March 202
IBPS PO 2021 Provisional Allotment April 2022

IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021 Vacancies

A total of 4135 vacancies for the IBPS PO 2021 has been released with the IBPS PO Notification 2021. Check Bank-wise vacancies given in the below table

IBPS PO 2021 Vacancy
Participating Banks General SC ST OBC EWS Total
Bank of Baroda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bank of India 240 88 44 158 58 588
Bank of Maharashtra 162 60 30 108 40 400
Canara Bank 265 97 48 175 65 650
Central Bank of India 53 193 104 257 13 620
Indian Bank NR NR NR NR NR NR
Indian Overseas Bank 41 14 07 26 10 98
Punjab National Bank NR NR NR NR NR NR
Punjab & Sind Bank 169 67 37 112 42 427
UCO Bank 179 66 33 118 44 440
Union Bank of India 491 94 47 148 132 912
Total  1600 679 350 1102 404 4135


IBPS PO Recruitment 2021: List of Participating Banks

  1. Bank of Baroda
  2. Canara Bank
  3. Indian Overseas Bank
  4. UCO Bank
  5. Bank of India
  6. Central Bank of India
  7. Punjab National Bank
  8. Union Bank of India
  9. Bank of Maharashtra
  10. Indian Bank
  11. Punjab & Sind Bank

IBPS PO Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria (as on 10/11/2021)

IBPS PO Age limit (As on 01.10.2021):

  • Minimum: 20 years
  • Maximum: 30 years

IBPS PO Educational Qualification: A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognised by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Knowledge of Computers- As the exams are now conducted online, candidates need to know the basic working of the computer. Language Proficiency- Verbal and written knowledge of the state/ UT is desirable.

IBPS PO Application Fee

Sr. No. Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD Rs.175/- (Intimation Charges only)
2 General and Others Rs. 850/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

IBPS PO 2021 Notification Selection Process

The selection process is given in the IBPS PO Notification 2021 consist if 3 stages:

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Main Exam
  • Interview

IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Pattern

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Max Marks

Medium of Exam


English Language 30 30 English 20 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 English and Hindi 20 mins
Reasoning Ability 35 35 English and Hindi 20 mins
Total 100 100 1 Hour

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination

IBPS PO Main Exam Pattern

The second stage of IBPS PO 2021 Recruitment is the Mains exam. It is online of 225 marks. The duration of the exam is 3 hours 30 minutes. Full details are given below

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Max Marks

Medium of Exam


Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 45 60 English and Hindi 60 Minutes
General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40 English and Hindi 35 Minutes
English Language 35 40 English 40 Minutes
Data Analysis and Interpretation 35 60 English and Hindi 45 Minutes
Total 155 200   3 Hours

  The Main exam also consists of an English Language descriptive writing test.

  • Questions: 1 on essay writing;  1 on letter writing ( Total: 2 )
  • Maximum Marks: 25
  • Time Allotted: 30 mins

How to Apply for IBPS PO Recruitment 2021

IBPS PO 2021 Apply Online – Direct Link 

Click Here to the Download IBPS PO 2021 Notification PDF

  1. Visit the official website @ibps.in
  2. Click on the notification reading “Online Registration For IBPS PO  CRP PO/MT-XI) 2021”
  3. Register using personal credentials, Phone number, and email ID
  4. Fill in the personal details and contact details to complete registration.
  5. After successful registration, you will receive a registration ID and Password
  6. Login with registration ID and Password and Verify using Captcha
  7. Click the Login button and fill in the details and complete the application form.
  8. Pay the required application fee online.
  9. Save the completed application form and keep it for future reference


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    IBPS PO Recruitment Notification 2021 FAQs

    Q. When will IBPS PO 2021 Notification be released? Ans. IBPS PO 2021 has been released on 19th October 2021.

    Q. When will the IBPS PO 2021 Exam be conducted?

    Ans: The online preliminary examination for IBPS PO 2021 exam is scheduled to be conducted on 04th December 2021 & 11th December 2021 and IBPS PO Mains in January 2022.

    Q2. What are the vacancies in IBPS PO 2021? Ans: A total number of 4135 vacancies are released by the IBPS for IBPS PO 2021