IBPS PO 2020 Notification Out: 1167 Vacancies | Check Exam Date & Other Details

The Institute of banking personnel selection has finally released the recruitment notification for IBPS PO. The notification of IBPS PO has released on 4th August 2020. As per the notification, the online application process for IBPS PO has started from 5th August 2020. So this is the golden opportunity for those students who want to build a career in the banking sector. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online for the IBPS PO Recruitment 2020. 

Click Here to Apply Online for IBPS PO 2020


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In this article, we have provided information about Vacancies, Application Process, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Important Dates, Application Fee etc.

Click Here to Check Official Notification (PDF) 2020


IBPS PO 2020 Notification Details

Name of the Exam IBPS PO
Job Category Government Job
Post PO
Exam level National
Eligibility Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University
Exam Stage

Probationary Officer

  • Preliminary,
  • Mains 
  • Interview
Exam Mode Online
Official Website

IBPS PO Notification 2020 - Vacancy

The Institute of banking personnel selection has released a total of 1167 vacancies for IBPS PO.

Category Name

Total Vacancies
General 587
OBC 233
SC 159
ST 71
EWS 118
Total 1167

IBPS PO 2020–21 Important Dates:

As per the exam calendar, the Exams are scheduled to begin from October with the final result scheduled to be published in April 2021.

IBPS PO 2020-21 Exam Event

Tentative Date
Official Notification Released Date 4th August 2020
Start Date of Online Registration of Application 5th August 2020
Closing Date of Online Registration of Application 26th August 2020
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 05.08.2020 to 26.08.2020
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training* September 2020
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 2020 21st September to 26th September 2020
Download IBPS PO Admit Card – Preliminary October 2020
IBPS PO Exam Date 2020 – Preliminary 03rd, 10th, & 11th October 2020
IBPS PO Result 2020 – Preliminary October/November 2020
IBPS PO Mains Admit Card Download November 2020
Online Examination – Mains 28th November 2020
IBPS PO Mains Result December 2020
Re-print of IBPS PO Interview Application January 2021
Download of call letters for interview  January 2021
Conduct of interview  January/February 2021
IBPS PO Final Result 2020-21

April 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification (As on 26.08.2020):

Bachelor's degree in any disciple from recognized University or its equivalent. There are no aggregate marks required in graduation to fill the form. You should hold a valid Mark-Sheet or Degree Certificate.

Computer Literacy

Working knowledge of Computer


Age Limit


Minimum: 20 years

Maximum: 30 years

  • The maximum age of the candidates should not be more than 30 years as on 01.08.2020

 i.e. A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1990 and not later than 01.08.2000 (both dates inclusive)

For some of the categories the following upper age limit relaxation would apply:

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
PWD 10 years
Ex-Servicemen, Persons domiciled in J&K, Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years


IBPS PO 2020 Application Fee

Candidates can pay the application fee through net banking, debit card, credit card, etc.

- Rs. 175/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates

- Rs. 850/- General Category

How to Apply for IBPS PO 2020?

  1. Click on the official link, provided above
  2. A registration link will open in the new window.
  3. Click on New Registration
  4. Enter all the required information
  5. Also, enter your additional details like educational qualification & personal details
  6. Upload necessary documents
  7. Before clicking on the 'summit' review the application.
  8. After successful submission of form take a printout of application for future reference

IBPS PO Selection Process

The IBPS PO selection takes place in 3 stage-

  • Prelims
  • Mains
  • Interview

The Preliminary exam is just a qualifying exam and the marks that you score in the preliminary exam are not counted towards final merit list preparation. The final selection will be made on the cumulative score obtained by the candidates in both Mains and Interview.

IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2020



No. of Qs Max Marks Duration

English Language

30 30 20 minutes

Reasoning Ability

35 35 20 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes


Section No. of Qs Max Marks Duration

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45 60 60 minutes

English Language

35 40 40 minutes

Data Analysis Aptitude

35 60 45 minutes

General Awareness

40 40 35 minutes

English (Essay & Letter Writing)

2 Qs 25 marks 30 minutes
Total 157 225 3 hours 30 minutes

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