Are you looking for a promising career in the banking sector? The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) has announced the release of notifications for IBPS SO 2023-24 and IBPS PO 2023, inviting applications for the recruitment of Special Officers and Probationary Officers, respectively. This article will guide you through the application process and essential details for both exams.
IBPS SO Recruitment 2023
The IBPS has announced 1402 vacancies for various positions in the Special Officers category. These positions include:
- I.T. Officer (Scale-I)
- Agricultural Field Officer (Scale-I)
- Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-I)
- Law Officer (Scale-I)
- HR/Personnel Officer (Scale-I)
- Marketing Officer (Scale-I)
Candidates aspiring to apply for IBPS SO 2023 must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Education Qualification: The candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized university or institute.
- Age Limit: The age of the applicants should be between 20 and 30 years as of August 1, 2023.
The IBPS provides certain age relaxations for candidates belonging to specific categories:
- Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe applicants can avail of a relaxation of 5 years.
- Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates are granted a 3-year age relaxation.
- Persons with Benchmark Disabilities, as defined under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016,” can enjoy a relaxation of up to 10 years.
- Ex-Servicemen and those affected by the 1984 riots receive a 5-year relaxation.
The registration window for IBPS SO 2023 is open from August 1 to August 21, 2023. Eligible candidates can apply online on the official website, ibps.in, during this period. Make sure to read the official notification and the eligibility criteria carefully before proceeding with the application.
IBPS PO Selection Process
The selection process for IBPS SO 2023 consists of a preliminary exam and a main exam. The preliminary exam is scheduled for December 30 or 31, 2023, and the main exam will take place in January 2024. Candidates who qualify in the main exam will be called for an interview, and the provisional allotment is expected to be completed by April 2024.
IBPS PO Recruitment 2023
For IBPS PO 2023, the following important dates are announced:
|1.||Online registration and edit window||August 1, 2023 to August 21, 2023|
|2.||Payment of application fees||August 1, 2023 to August 21, 2023|
|3.||Downloading of call letters||December 2023|
|4.||Online exam (preliminary)||December 30, 2023 or December 31, 2023|
|5.||IBPS SO result||January 2024|
|6.||Downloading of call letters for main exam||January 2024|
|7.||Online main exam||January 28, 2024|
|8.||Declaration of result||February 2024|
|9.||Downloading of call letters||February, March 2024|
|10.||Conduct of interview||February, March 2024|
|11.||Provisional allotment||April 2024|
2. Age Limit
The age limit for IBPS PO 2023 recruitment is similar to that of IBPS SO 2023. The candidates must be between 20 and 30 years old as of August 1, 2023.
3. Application Process
Candidates can apply for IBPS PO 2023 online from August 1 to August 21, 2023, through the official website, ibps.in. Before applying, make sure to go through the eligibility criteria and vacancy details.
The selection process for IBPS PO 2023 includes a preliminary exam, a main exam, and an interview. The preliminary exam will be conducted in September or October 2023, while the main exam is scheduled for November 2023. The final result is expected to be declared in December 2023, and the subsequent interview and provisional allotment phases will conclude by April 2024.
How to Apply Online for IBPS PO and SO Exam 2023
Follow these steps to apply online for IBPS PO and SO exams:
- Visit the official website of IBPS – ibps.in.
- Look for the “IBPS PO 2023” and “IBPS SO 2023” recruitment links on the homepage.
- Click on the respective link for the exam you wish to apply for.
- Read the eligibility criteria, reservation policy, and vacancies carefully.
- Click on the “Apply Online” button and fill in the required details in the application form.
- Upload the necessary documents, pay the application fee within the specified dates, and submit the form.
What is the application period for IBPS SO 2023 and IBPS PO 2023 exams?
The application period for both exams is from August 1 to August 21, 2023.
When is the preliminary exam for IBPS SO 2023 scheduled to take place?
The preliminary exam for IBPS SO 2023 is scheduled for December 30 or 31, 2023.
What is the age limit for IBPS PO and SO 2023 exams?
The candidates must be between 20 and 30 years old as of August 1, 2023, for both exams.