IBPS CWE PO/MT is conducted by Nationalized Bank for recruitment of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection generally known as IBPS is a self-governing recruitment body that was started out with an aim to encourage the recruitments & placements of youth graduates through Personnel Selection in Public Sector Banks in India (except SBI).
The online examination (Preliminary and Main) for the Common Recruitment Process 2018 for selection of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts in the Participating Organisations is tentatively scheduled in October / November 2018.
Selection Process is classified into 3 phases, Step 1 preliminary Objective Test, Step 2 mains Objective Test, and Step 3 interview. Preliminary examination conducts in October and mains examination conducts in November month and interview conducts in January. For Appearing in IBPS PO, Candidate needs to have passed the graduation in any field, There are not any percentage requirements for IBPS PO Examination. The minimum age must be 20 while the maximum is 30 years. There is also some age relaxation depending on the applicant’s category.
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Important Date:
|On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates||14.08.2018 to 04.09.2018|
|Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)||14.08.2018 to 04.09.2018|
|Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training||September 2018|
|Conduct of Pre-Exam Training||01.10.2018 to 07.10.2018|
|Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary||October 2018|
|Online Examination – Preliminary||13.10.2018, 14.10.2018, 20.10.2018 and 21.10.2018|
|Result of Online exam – Preliminary||October/ November 2018|
|Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main||November 2018|
|Online Examination – Main||18.11.2018|
|Declaration of Result – Main||December 2018|
|Download of call letters for interview||January 2019|
|Conduct of interview||January / February 2019|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2019|
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Eligibility:
1.) Nationality / Citizenship:
A candidate must be either –
- (i) A Citizen of India or
- (ii) A subject of Nepal or
- (iii) A subject of Bhutan or
- (iv) A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
- (v) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
2.) Age (As on 01.08.2018):
Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 30 years, A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1988 and not later than 01.08.1998 (both dates inclusive)
3.) Reservation for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities:
Under section 34 of “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”, persons with benchmark disabilities are eligible for Reservation. The reserved categories of disabilities mentioned under this Act are namely:
- a. Blindness and low vision;
- b. Deaf and hard of hearing;
- c. Locomotor disability including cerebral palsy. leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy;
- d. Autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability, and mental illness;
- e. Multiple disabilities from amongst persons under clauses (a) to (d) including deaf-blindness in the posts identified for each disability
4.) EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
A Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a University recognized by the Govt. Of India or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Exam Pattern:
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Preliminary Examination:
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS.
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Main Examination:
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||40||35 minutes|
|English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)||2||25||30 minutes|
A candidate has to clear both preliminary and mains examination to be eligible for the interview process.
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Interview:
The candidates who have qualified the mains exam are called for a face to face interview which carries a maximum of 100 marks. The minimum qualifying marks in the interview is 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates).
Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable for both – Preliminary and Main Examination):
There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.
Final Score Calculation for IBPS PO Exam:
Candidates must qualify Main and Interview separately to be eligible for final merit. The weightage (ratio) of Main exam and interview for final merit list will be 80:20 respectively.
IBPS PO 2018 Syllabus:
IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Syllabus 2018:
|English Language||Quantitative Ability||Reasoning|
|Reading Comprehension||Simplification||Logical Reasoning|
|Cloze Test||Profit & Loss||Alphanumeric Series|
|Para jumbles||Mixtures & Allegations||Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test|
|Miscellaneous||Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices||Data Sufficiency|
|Fill in the blanks||Work & Time||Coded Inequalities|
|Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting||Time & Distance||Seating Arrangement|
|Paragraph Completion||Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere||Puzzle|
|Ratio & Proportion, Percentage||Syllogism|
|Number Systems||Blood Relations|
|Sequence & Series||Input Output|
|Permutation, Combination &Probability||Coding Decoding|
IBPS PO Main Exam Syllabus 2018:
|Quantitative Aptitude||Reasoning||English Language|
|Simplification||Verbal Reasoning||Reading Comprehension|
|Percentage||Circular Seating Arrangement||Grammar|
|Ratio and Percentage||Linear Seating Arrangement||Verbal Ability|
|Data Interpretation||Double Lineup|
|Mensuration and Geometry||Scheduling||Computer Aptitude|
|Quadratic Equation||Input Output||Internet|
|Problems of Ages||Directions and Distances||Keyboard Shortcuts|
|Profit and Loss||Ordering and Ranking||Computer Abbreviation|
|Number Series||Data Sufficiency||Microsoft Office|
|Speed, Distance and Time||Coding and Decoding||Computer Hardware|
|Time and Work||Code Inequalities||Computer Software|
|Number System||Operating System|
|Data Sufficiency||General Awareness||Networking|
|Linear Equation||Financial Awareness||Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies|
|Permutation and Combination||Current Affairs|
|And Probability||General Knowledge|
|Mixture and Allegations|
How To Apply For IBPS PO 2018:
Candidates can apply online only from 14/08/2018 to 04/09/2018. Procedure for applying online:
- (1) Go to www.ibps.in and click on the link “CRP PO/MT” and then click on the “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES (CRP-PO/MT-VIII)”.
- (2) Click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” and fill their basic information. Provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen and Email & SMS will also be sent.
- (3) Candidates are required to upload their
Left thumb impression
A handwritten declaration
- (4) Carefully fill in the online application themselves as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible/ entertained.
- (5) Candidates should make the payment of fees through the ONLINE mode only. Mode Of Payment:
Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro)
Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets
IBPS PO 2018 Application Fee:
IBPS PO 2018 Admit Card:
Admit cards will be generated on the notified date for the student to download and take a print. The Admit Card for the IBPS PO 2018 can be downloaded from the official website of the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, IBPS PO 2018 Admit Card. The candidates will have to enter their Application number and Date of Birth provided in the application form in order to download the admit card. They will have to take a printout of the admit card. Admit cards will not be sent by post from the Office of the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). The venue of the examination and timetable will be noted in the admit card. Separate notification in this regard will be issued.
IBPS PO-MT 2018 Cut-Off:
IBPS will release IBPS PO-MT 2018 Cut Off along with the IBPS PO-MT 2018 Result. Cut-off is the minimum marks candidates are needed to qualify the examination. All the allotment would be based solely on the cutoff and inclusion in the merit list. If a candidate score marks less than the cutoff, he wouldn’t be called. Otherwise, he would be required to participate as per the schedule.
Cutoff will be released by two sources primarily. First is the official cutoff which will be issued by the IBPS itself at the time of result declaration. Secondly, unofficial sources such as private coaching institutes will issue the tentative cutoff soon after the exam is conducted.
IBPS PO Prelim Cut-Off 2017:
The cut-Off For General Category IBPS PO Preliminary Exam 2017-18 is shown below for reference:
|Subjects||Maximum Score||Cut-Off Score|
IBPS PO Prelim Category-wise Cut-Off 2017:
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||36.00|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||28.50|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||42.25|
IBPS PO Mains Category-wise Cut-Off 2017:
IBPS PO Mains Section-wise Cut-Off 2017:
|Sections||Maximum Marks||Cut-Off Marks (SC/ST/OBC/PWD)||General|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||60||7.50||10.25|
|General Economy/Banking Awareness||40||8.25||11.25|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||60||10.75||14.00|
|English Language (Descriptive)||25||8.75||10.00|
IBPS PO Final Category-Wise Cut-Off 2017:
The cut-off will help candidates to compare their score with the selected candidates and a get a fair idea of the minimum qualifying marks required to get the appointment letter from IBPS.
|Category||Maximum Score||Minimum Score|
IBPS PO 2018 Result:
IBPS PO 2018 Result will be declared in the month of October/ November 2018. IBPS PO 2018 Result will be declared or announced at www.ibps.in. Students can check their result visiting the site and follow some easy steps. They are mentioned below:-
- –>Go to the official website: http://www.ibps.in
- –>Then click on option of result: IBPS PO 2018 Result
- –>Then submit your Admit card or hall ticket number/application number and other details.