Latest Syllabus and Exam pattern of IBPS PO/Management trainee 2020-21

IBPS 2020 has announced the recruitment process for the post of IBPS probationary officer (PO) 2020. The total number of vacancies is 1417. It is conducted by IBPS. The IBPS recruitment 2020 for the post is offered for the selection of Probationary Officer (PO) and Management Trainees (MT) under various branches of the bank. The recruitment of IBPS PO 2020 is conducted into three phases Preliminary and Mains exam.

In the Section of IBPS PO, We will discuss the topics mentioned below related to Official Notice and highlight of IBPS 2020 notification on important updates followed by Important dates relates to Date of registration, exam dates, Result, and Final Interview. Compare to the last year the number of vacancies is also increased so get details in the table. Also, get details of Eligibility, application fees, exam pattern, syllabus, step to apply online application, Interview, result, and many more.

Aspirants, who will to join for the post of Probationary Officer (PO) and Management Trainees (MT) or equivalent to same post can apply online form from the official website of IBPS.

Important Date:

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application05-08-2020
Last Date for Submission of Online Application and Application Fees26-08-2020
IBPS PO Prelims Admit CardOctober 2020
IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Dates03-10-2020, 10-10-2020 and 11-10-2020
IBPS PO Pre ResultOctober/ November 2020
IBPS PO Mains Admit CardNovember 2020
IBPS PO Mains Exam Dat28 November 2020
IBPS PO Mains ResultDecember 2020
Issuance of Call letter for InterviewJanuary 2021
IBPS PO InterviewJanuary/ February 2021
Provisional AllotmentApril 2021


The total number of vacancy for the post of IBPS X 10th PO/MT Vacancy details are 1417.


Nationality: a candidate must be either:-

(a) a citizen of India, or

(b) a subject of Nepal, or

(c) a subject of Bhutan, or

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Limits:

Minimum 20 to Maximum 30 years as on 01/08/2020, age relaxation as per rules for SC/ST/OBC/ PWDs/ Ex.-SM

Minimum Educational Qualifications: The following minimum educational qualifications are prescribed for the posts:

A minimum of 50% marks (45% in case of SC/ST/PwBD) or an equivalent grade in Bachelor's degree as well as in 12th (or Diploma or equivalent) and 10th Standard examinations.

Application Fees:

Application Fee for IBPS PO Examination 2020 has to be paid in online mode from 05/08/2020 to 26/08/2020. Fee payable for various categories is indicated in the table below:

SC /ST/ PWDIntimation Charges onlyINR 175/-
GEN/ OBC/ EWSApplication fee including intimation chargesINR 850/-

Exam Pattern:

The details of IBPS PO exam pattern is based on preliminary and mains exam. The details of the exam are discussed briefly in the details below:

Preliminary Exam:

SubjectsQuestionsMarksExam Duration
Reasoning3535   20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude3535   20 minutes
English Language3030   20 minutes
Total Questions100100   60 Minutes

Mains Exam:

Name of PaperTotal number of QuestionExam DurationMarks
Reasoning Ability & Computer Awareness4560 minutes60
Quantitative Aptitude3545 minutes60
English Language3540 minutes40
General Awareness4035 minutes40
Total155180 minutes200

Descriptive paper: The total number of descriptive questions (Essay Letter) will be 2 having a maximum of 50 Marks and the total time duration is 30 minutes.


The syllabus of IBPS PO Syllabus 2020 is categorized into four following section:

EnglishQuantitative AptitudeReasoningGeneral Awareness
GrammarMensurationPuzzlesBanking & Financial Awareness
VocabularyTime and WorkSeating ArrangementMonetary Policies
Error SpottingAverage, Ratio, PercentagesDirections and DistanceEconomic Terms
ComprehensionSpeed, Distance and TimeData SufficiencyCurrent Affairs
Passage MakingMixture and AllegationsBlood RelationsFinancial & Economics News
Jumble WordsPermutation and CombinationSyllogismStatic GK
Fill in the BlanksData InterpretationCoding DecodingGovernment Schemes, Agreement & Deals
Sentence FramingProbabilityInequalityBanking terms, rates, processes

How to Apply:

  • Aspirants can visit the official website of IBPS to apply online.
  • Candidates need to enter their basic qualifications and other details asked in the form and upload documents accordingly.
  • Candidates need to upload a set of documents, which includes a photograph, signature, handwritten declaration, and thumb impression.
  • Candidates must verify the details carefully before making the final submission as no changes can be made in the form once the payment is complete.
  • The form will not be accepted until the online payment is complete. The application fee for this exam is INR 850 for Gen/OBC candidates and INR 175 for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

Candidates must also note that if any discrepancy is found in the application form, IBPS holds the right to reject the application at any time during the recruitment procedure.

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