IBPS PO 2021 Pre-Exam Training: Dates, Admit Card, and Centers

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Apr 29, 2021

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection and participating banks will organize IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training in September 2021. Only candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ Minority Communities are eligible for the training. Also, check the IBPS Exam Calendar for 2021-22 

  • The Pre-exam training will be organized in 61 cities across India.
  • Candidates have to carry their admit card to the training center.
  • The purpose of the training is to familiarize the candidates with the exam pattern and syllabus along with a few preparation tips for IBPS PO 2021 Exam.
  • While preparing for IBPS PO Exam, candidates can follow Kirtan Buhecha’s strategy to ace in 6 months.


IBPS PO 2021 Pre-Exam Training Dates

Candidates interested in attending the training program must follow the schedule provided by IBPS:

Events Dates
IBPS PO 2021 Application Form Availability August 7, 2021
Deadline to submit IBPS PO 2021 Application Form August 28, 2021
IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training Admit Card will Release on September 2021
Commencement of Pre-Exam Training September 2021
IBPS PO Eligibility

IBPS PO 2021 Pre-Exam Training Eligibility

To be eligible for the Pre-exam Training organized for IBPS PO 2021, the candidate must belong to any one of the following categories:

  • Scheduled Tribes (ST)
  • Scheduled Castes (SC)
  • Minority Communities

Any candidate not falling in the above-mentioned condition will not be allowed to apply for the pre-exam training.

IBPS PO Application Process

How to Apply for Pre-Exam Training?

Applicants eligible and willing to apply for the IBPS PO Pre-exam Training can do so by filling in the relevant details in IBPS PO 2021 Application Form.

  • There is no separate application form or mode to avail the facility of the training.
  • Candidates must fill in the center where they want to take the pre-exam training.
  • This facility is provided free of cost, however, transportation and other costs are borne by candidates.
  • Successfully registered candidates will be issued a pre-exam training call letter.
IBPS PO Call Letter

IBPS PO 2021 Pre-Exam Training Call Letter

Successfully registered candidates can download IBPS PO Pre-exam Training call letters/Admit cards in September 2021. It is available at the official Candidates without the call letters will not be allowed to enter the training center. . Steps to download the Pre-exam Training admit cards are given below:

  • Go to the official website of IBPS –
  • Click on the link to “Download Call Letter for PO/MT-IX” running on the top of the page
  • Candidates will be directed to the login page.
  • Enter your Registration No. and Password/ Date of Birth.
  • Type the given captcha code and click on the “Submit” button.
  • Pre-ExamTraining Admit Cards will be displayed.
  • Download and take a printout for future use.

Read about IBPS PO Prelims Call Letter

IBPS PO Centers

IBPS PO 2021 Pre-Exam Training Centers

IBPS PO Pre-exam Training will be organized at 61 cities across India. All expenses regarding traveling, boarding, lodging, etc. have to be borne by the candidates themselves. The official list of cities published by IBPS is mentioned below:

List of IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training Centers

Agartala Agra Ahmedabad Allahabad Amritsar
Aurangabad Balasore Behrampur Bengaluru Bhopal
Bhubaneshwar Chandigarh Chennai Coimbatore Dehradun
Dhanbad Gorakhpur Gulbarga Guwahati Hubli
Hyderabad Indore Jabalpur Jaipur Jammu
Jodhpur Kanpur Karnal Kavaratti Kochi
Kolkata Lucknow Ludhiana Madurai Mangalore
Mumbai Muzaffarpur Mysore Nagpur New Delhi
Panaji Patiala Patna Port Blair Puducherry
Pune Raipur Rajkot Ranchi Rohtak
Sambalpur Shimla Shillong Siliguri Thiruchirapalli
Thiruvananthapuram Tirupati Vadodara Varanasi Vijaywada
Vishakhapatnam - - - -

Check IBPS PO Exam Centers

IBPS PO Advantages

Advantages of Pre-Exam Training

There are a number of advantages associated with the IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training Program. Here is a list to quote a few:

  • Since IBPS PO is an online exam, this training program benefits candidates who are not familiar with computer-based tests. It gives them sufficient practice for the same.
  • The trainers teach the important concepts and familiarize the candidates to IBPS PO Exam Pattern.
  • The training uplifts and enhances the capabilities of the candidates belonging to SC/ ST and other minority categories.
  • The training is like a platform for the underprivileged candidates that helps them to prepare for the IBPS-PO Exam in a better way.
  • The program trains these candidates to the optimum so that it is easier for them to secure a position as a Probationary Officer/Management Trainee in the participating banks.


Ques. Is it compulsory to attend Pre-Exam Training?

Ans. No

Ques. Is Pre-Exam Training available to everyone?

Ans. No, pre-exam training is available only for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, and Minorities.

Ques. Will I have to pay anything extra for the Pre-Exam Training?

Ans. No, as stated earlier, this coaching is completely free.

Ques. Will the expenses for traveling and lodging will also be borne by IBPS?

Ans. No, only the coaching is free. Other expenses like boarding, traveling, lodging, etc. have to be borne by the candidate.

Ques. Will IBPS send me a hard copy of the call letter?

Ans. No, a hard copy through the post will not be sent. You will need to download and print the call letter and carry it.

Ques. I did not apply for the pre-exam training in my form, is there any way to apply for it in the later stages?

Ans. No, to apply for pre-exam training for IBPS PO, the only way is to mention it in the application form.

Ques. Can I get the training online?

Ans. No, the training will be given in physical centers in the cities mentioned earlier. You will not get the training online.

Ques. Will the Pre-Exam Training be beneficial for me?

Ans. Candidates will be taught about the important topics, techniques to handle questions, and exam pattern. The benefit of it will depend upon how one utilizes the training period.

Ques. Will I get the option to select the center for pre-exam training?

Ans. Yes, you will be given the option to select.

Ques. The center allocated to me does not match with what I filled in the form, why is it so?

Ans. IBPS tries to give candidates the center preferred by them, but there is no guarantee that the same center will be allotted.

Ques. I want to change the time and venue of my pre-exam training, can I do that?

Ans. No, there is no option of changing the time and venue for training.

Ques. I am not able to download the call letter, what should I do?

Ans. It might be due to incorrect login credentials, or you might not have been selected. You can contact IBPS for the same.

Ques. I forgot my password, how can I download the call letter?

Ans. Your password is sent to your registered mobile number and email ID, you can refer to these for your password. However, there is an option for resetting a password as well.

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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


rohan bharti
What are the advantages of Pre-Exam Training?
jaya garg

Hi. The trainers providing pre-exam teach important concepts and familiarize the candidates to IBPS PO Exam Pattern. The training uplifts and enhances the capabilities of the candidates belonging to SC/ ST and other minority categories.

Can a candidate belonging to general category take the IBPS PO Pre-Exam Training?
jaya garg

Hi. In order to be considered eligible for the Pre-exam Training organized for IBPS PO 2021, the candidate must belong to any one of the categories including Scheduled Tribes (ST), Scheduled Castes (SC), and Minority Communities.

Is it important to carry the admit card while going to the training center?
jaya garg

Hi. Yes, candidates are supposed to carry their admit card while visiting the training center. The purpose of the training is to make candidates aware about the exam pattern and syllabus along with a few preparation tips for IBPS PO 2021 Exam.

prerna chaurasia
Hii... when is the last date of ibps exam form?
spandita hati

From your question, the information is not fully clear. You haven’t mentioned the exact type of exam. The IBPS PO exam is scheduled like this: 

Prelims Exam Date

9th October 2021

10th October 2021

16th October 2021

17th October 2021

Mains Exam Date

27th November 2021

IBPS Clerk recruitment 2021: 

Prelims Exam Date

28th August 2021

29th August 2021

4th September 2021

5th September 2021

Mains Exam Date

31st October 2021

prajwala p
I am persuing my engg.can I apply for IBPS exam
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Prajwala, you will be eligible to apply in the exam when you will be in final semester of your course. Till then, you are not eligible.
hangkrai brahma
When will I able to download IBPS PO 2019 Pre-Exam Training Admit Card?
megha rohilla

Hi Hangkrai Brahma, You can download admit card from the link provided.

abhijit roy
I am general catagory student. I want to train for IBPS in agartala? So in which center can I prepare for IBPS PO?
akansha expert
Hi Abhijit, You can google it or check the institute review to get the best knowledge for the exam.