Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a self- governed academic and research oriented Institute, developed in 1975 for conducting the Common Written Examination (CWE) for the recruitment of officers and clerks in the Indian banks. IBPS conducts four types of CWE mainly for PO, Clerk, Specialist Officer and RRB to provide manpower in Participating Banks (i.e. Public Sector Banks and Financial Institutions).


IBPS conducts exam for the position of Probationary Officer (PO)/ Management Trainee in various public sector banks in India. It is true that Bank PO is the much favourite career option for young graduates. Every year in major cities of the country the IBPS conducts the common written exam and recruits around one thousand plus probationary officers depending on the requirement. The candidates who clear the stages of the exam are shortlisted for the provisional allotment to one of the participating banks. The candidates are allotted banks on the basis of final vacancies in participating banks and merit-cum-preference. So if you're preparing for IBPS PO Recruitment 2019, check out IBPS PO Exam date, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, cut off, question paper and application fee for IBPS PO preparation 2019.

IBPS PO 2019 Notification

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the IBPS PO Exam 2019 Notification. As per the official notification, the 4336 posts of Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee has introduced. The online application process for IBPS PO will remain open from 07-08-2019 to 28-08-2019. It is an excellent opportunity for the graduates who are looking for an opportunity in the Banking sector. PO Prelims will take place on 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th October 2019.

IBPS PO Vacancy 2019

Every year, more than 20 lakhs candidates appear for the IBPS PO exam. In 2018, a total of 4102 Probationary Officers/ Management Trainee (PO/MT) vacancies were released. The IBPS has announced a total of 4336 vacancies for Probationary Officer/ Management Trainee posts in 2019. Bookmark this page as here you can check the detailed bank-wise and state-wise vacancies for different categories.

IBPS PO Recruitment 2019 - Important Dates

Participating Organisations - PO Exam 2019

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has not yet released the list of participating banks for the year 2019. But more or less the list of participating organisations given below of 2018 will be followed for the year 2019.

IBPS PO Application Fee

SC/ ST/ PWD candidates have to pay Rs.100 and General/ OBC candidates have to pay Rs. 600 as their application fee for IBPS PO Exam. Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate. Fee once paid will not be refunded, nor can it be held in reserve for any other examination or selection.


The cut off for IBPS PO 2019 Exam will be released after the result of each stage of the examination has been released. The toughness level of exam, competition level and the number of vacancies are the various factors that influence the cut off declaration. For reference, the cut off for IBPS PO Prelims and Mains 2018 is shown below.

IBPS PO Overall Category Wise Cut Off for Prelims 2018

IBPS PO Overall Category Wise Cut Off for Mains 2018