IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2023: Everything you need to know about the eligibility criteria, selection process, important dates, and how to apply for this prestigious exam.
The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released a notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers (POs) and Specialist Officers (SOs) in 11 participating banks. The total number of vacancies is 3049. The online application process started on August 1, 2023 and will close on August 21, 2023.
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- Candidates must read the detailed notification carefully before applying.
- Candidates must submit the application form in the prescribed format.
- Candidates must upload the required documents in the prescribed format.
- Candidates must pay the application fee in the prescribed manner.
- Candidates must keep a copy of the application form for future reference.
IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria for the IBPS PO/MT and SO Recruitment 2023 are as follows:
- Nationality: Indian
- Age: 20 years to 30 years (as on August 1, 2023)
- Educational qualification: Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university
- Work experience: Not required for PO post, 2 years of relevant work experience for SO post
- Relaxation in age:
- 5 years for SC/ST candidates
- 3 years for PWD candidates
IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2023 Selection Process
The selection for the IBPS PO/MT and SO Recruitment 2023 will be done through a 3-stage process:
- Preliminary Examination: The preliminary examination will be a computer-based test (CBT) consisting of 200 questions. The duration of the exam will be 2 hours. The questions will be of objective type and will be based on English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and Reasoning Ability.
The English Language section will test the candidate’s knowledge of grammar, vocabulary, and comprehension. The Quantitative Aptitude section will test the candidate’s ability to solve mathematical problems. The Reasoning Ability section will test the candidate’s logical thinking and problem-solving skills.
- Main Examination: The main examination will be a computer-based test (CBT) consisting of 275 questions. The duration of the exam will be 3 hours. The questions will be of objective type and will be based on English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability, General Banking Awareness, and Data Interpretation.
The General Banking Awareness section will test the candidate’s knowledge of banking products and services, the Indian economy, and current affairs. The Data Interpretation section will test the candidate’s ability to interpret and analyze data.
- Interview: The interview will be conducted for shortlisted candidates. The interview will be a personality test to assess the candidate’s suitability for the job.
- Start of online application: August 1, 2023
- End of online application: August 21, 2023
- Preliminary Examination: September/October 2023
- Main Examination: November 2023
- Interview: December 2023 to January 2024
How to Apply for IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2023
To apply for the IBPS PO/MT and SO Recruitment 2023, candidates can follow these steps:
- Visit the official website of IBPS: ibps.in
- Click on the “Recruitment” tab
- Click on the “IBPS PO/MT and SO Recruitment 2023” link
- Click on the “Apply Online” button
- Fill in the application form and upload the required documents
- Pay the application fee
- Click on the “Submit” button
- Rs. 850 for general category candidates
- Rs. 175 for SC/ST/PwBD candidates
Tips for Preparation
The IBPS PO MT Recruitment 2023 is a competitive exam, so it is important to start preparing early. Here are some tips for preparation:
- Start by familiarizing yourself with the exam pattern and syllabus.
- Prepare a study schedule and stick to it.
- Focus on the areas where you are weak.
- Practice solving mock tests and previous year question papers.
- Get proper rest and eat healthy food.
- Stay positive and motivated throughout the preparation process.