IBPS PO 2019 eligibility criteria will be announced by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection in the official notification of IBPS PO 2019. IBPS mention PO eligibility criteria 2019 in the official notification in terms of age limit, age relaxation, educational qualification etc. Candidates can find useful information such as how to apply online, application fee & mode of payment, call letters and exam date etc. in the notification.
Interested banking job aspirants who want to apply for IBPS PO 2019 must be aware of IBPS PO eligibility criteria 2019 and candidates need to satisfy themselves to apply online. Candidates will be provisionally allowed to appear in the exam based on the information provided in the application form. During verification stage, the eligibility of the candidates will be checked and if not meeting the eligibility criteria, their candidature will be cancelled. IBPS PO eligibility criteria determine whether an aspirant is eligible to apply for IBPS PO 2019 or not.
IBPS PO 2019 exam will be held in 3 phases: Preliminary, Main exam and Interview. To apply for the exam, candidate should satisfy the IBPS PO eligibility criteria prescribed by the IBPS. If any aspirant does not meet the IBPS PO eligibility criteria their candidature will be cancelled by IBPS.
Quick Look Of IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2019
- Nationality – Indian
- Age – 20 years to 30 years
- Educational Qualifications – Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
Detailed View Of IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2019
Below we have provided details regarding IBPS PO eligibility criteria. In addition to this, we have also mentioned important information for IBPS PO 2019 aspirants. Read this post to get entire information regarding IBPS PO 2019 eligibility criteria. Let’s start with detailed view of IBPS PO eligibility criteria 2019.
Nationality is the most important parameter to be considered before applying for IBPS PO 2019. As per IBPS PO 2019 official notification, an applicant must be
- An Indian citizen or
- A subject of Nepal or Bhutan
- Tibetan refugees who have migrated to India before 1st Jan 1962 with an intention to settle in India are eligible to apply.
- POI origin Migrants that have migrated from Sri Lanka, Burma, Pakistan and from East African countries of Uganda, Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Ethiopia, Malawi, Zaire and Vietnam with an intention to settle permanently in India.
Persons having a certificate of eligibility issued by the India Government are also eligible to apply for IBPS PO 2019. Except Indian citizen, every other candidate will have to produce a certificate of eligibility issued by central government, during verification.
IBPS PO 2019 Age Limit
Age is another important criterion to be looked to be eligible for IBPS PO 2019 exam. As per the IBPS PO 2019 official notification, as on 1st Aug 2019, applicant should be 20 years old but has not acquired an age of 30 years. In other words, an applicant should be born between 2nd Aug 1989 to 1st Aug 1999 (both dates inclusive). However, IBPS PO 2019 aspirants may seek age relaxation as follows.
|S. No.||Category||Age relaxation|
|1.||Persons affected by 1984 riots||5 years|
|2.||Persons living in J&K state while the period 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989||5 years|
|3.||Persons with disabilities as per guidelines issued by Government of India||10 years|
|4.||OBCs of non-creamy layer||3 years|
|5.||STs / SCs||5 years|
|6.||General / Unreserved candidates||Not Applicable|
Note – Aspirants looking for age relaxation will be needed to present and submit necessary certificate(s) / document(s) in original / along with photocopies at the time of Interview. If they fail to do so then they will not be permitted to appear for the interview. Prescribed Formats of certificates for SC, ST, OBC, PWD candidates are available to download on IBPS website @www.ibps.in. Certificates(s) / document(s) produced in other formats will not be accepted by IBPS authorities.
Educational Qualifications (As on 04th Sep 2019)
An applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline or any equivalent qualification from a recognized University / Institution. Students in their final year of graduation cannot apply to IBPS PO 2019 because indicating the marks with percentage scored in Graduation in online application is compulsory.
Educational qualification should be from University/Institute recognized by Government of India/ approved by regulatory bodies. The final result should have been declared on or before 04.09.2019. The date of passing the eligibility qualification is considered as per the date mentioned on the mark sheet. In case the result have been declared on or before the said date on website by issuing web based certificate by Institute but the original certificates are issued at later date by indicating the date of passing and by signing by the competent authorities will be considered for verification process.
About IBPS PO 2019
IBPS PO will be a national level recruitment event to be conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection for selection of personnel for Management Trainee / Probationary Officer posts in the Participating Banks / Organisations. The entire IBPS PO 2019 recruitment event will be conducted in three stages of examination as shown below
- Phase I / Preliminary examination
- Phase II / Main examination
- Phase III / Interview
IBPS PO 2019 Important Dates
- IBPS PO 2019 Notification Release Date – Aug 2019
- Online registration dates – Aug/ Sep 2019
- IBPS PO 2019 online preliminary exam – 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th October 2019
- Prelim exam result – Nov 2019
- IBPS PO 2019 online main examination – 30th Nov 2019
- Main exam result – Dec 2019
- IBPS PO 2019 Interview – Jan/ Feb 2020
- Final result announcement – April 2020
- Provisional allotment – April 2020
IBPS PO 2019 Participating Banks
As per official notification, 20 banks / organizations are participating in common recruitment process for recruitment of probationary officers / management trainees (aka CRP PO / MT-IX for vacancies of 2020-21). Names of participating banks / organizations are given below
|Allahabad Bank||Andhra Bank|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Bank of Baroda|
|Bank of India||IDBI Bank|
|Canara Bank||Central Bank of India|
|Corporation Bank||Dena Bank|
|Punjab & Sind Bank||Punjab National Bank|
|Oriental Bank of Commerce||Indian Overseas Bank|
|Indian Bank||United Bank of India|
|Union Bank of India||UCO Bank|
|Syndicate Bank||Vijaya Bank|
IBPS PO Vacancies 2019
IBPS PO 2019 no. of vacancies will be notified soon. Category & organization wise number of vacancies will be given in IBPS PO notification which will be released in Aug 2019. The approximate IBPS PO vacancies will be 4100.
IBPS PO Eligibility FAQs
Q. I’m A Tibetan Refugee Living In India. Can I Apply For IBPS PO 2019?
A. Yes, you can apply for IBPS PO 2019 if the lineage of your family migrated to India before 1st January 1962.
Q. I Am 31 Years Old and Belong To The Unreserved Category. Am I Eligible For Filling The IBPS PO Online Application Form?
Q. What Is The Lower Age Limit To Apply For Candidates Belonging To OBC Category?
A. The lower age limit to apply for IBPS PO 2019 is same for candidates of all categories i.e. 20 years.
Q. Will Persons Affected By 1984 Riots Are Eligible For Age Relaxation?
A.Yes. They can get relaxation in upper age limit up to 5 years i.e. upper age limit for persons affected by 1984 riots is 35 years.
Q. What Is The Upper Age Limit For General Category Candidates?
A. 30 years.
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