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IBPS PO 2016 Result for Preliminary Exam

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Mar 30, 2017

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IBPS PO Prelims exams successfully conducted on October 16, 22, 23 & 26, 2016. IBPS will be releasing the results of IBPS PO Pre Exam soon in the first week of November, 2016. The result is declared on the official website of IBPS. Once the IBPS PO preliminary exam result is declared, candidates can check their selection status and their scores.

How To Check IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Result?

A notification message of result declaration is sent to all those candidates who have appeared in IBPS PO Pre Exam. Scores can be checked by following given simple steps-

  1. Visit the official website of IBPS
  2. Click on link, IBPS PO Result Declared
  3. Enter Registration Number and Date of Birth

IBPS sets a cut off which is known as minimum qualifying marks. A candidate has to score minimum qualifying marks in all the sections in order to get eligible for IBPS PO Mains Exam.

Soon after declaration of IBPS PO pre results, admit card notification will be released on the website. Those candidates who are eligible for IBPS PO Mains, will receive the IBPS PO Mains Admit Card notification message on the registered mobile number.

IBPS PO 2016 Pre Expected Cut Off

Tier 2 i.e. Mains examination was introduced last year in IBPS PO. The main objective for the Tier 2 was to further shortlist candidates for provisional allotment. Only the qualified candidates from prelims exam will be shortlisted to appear for Mains. IBPS would release cut off for the prelims examination after the official announcement of IBPS PO result.

In the following table, IBPS PO 2015 prelims cut off is mentioned:

Section Max. Marks IBPS PO Pre Cut Off
English Language 30 4.75 2.00 7.50
Reasoning Ability 35 7.75 4.50 11.25
Quantitative Aptitude 35 5.00 2.00 7.75
Overall Cut Off 100 35 25 37

IBPS PO Pre 2016 Expected cut off is mentioned in the following table:

Section Max. Marks IBPS PO Pre Cut Off
English Language 30 5 4 9
Reasoning Ability 35 8 6 12
Quantitative Aptitude 35 6 4 9
Overall Cut Off 100 37 23 38

There is a provision of sectional cut off and overall cut off in IBPS PO exam. The total marks allotted for IBS PO Pre Exam is 100 marks. The expected cut off has been declared unofficially. Aspirants should note that, marks secured in IBPS PO Prelims are not considered in preparation of final merit list for IBPS PO Interview.

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IBPS PO Mains Exam

The candidate who qualify the preliminary examination is eligible to appear for the main examination. The medium of the IBPS PO 2016 exam is English for the General English section whereas it is English and Hindi for other sections. There are 200 questions in total with a framed time limit for each section

The following table contains the IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern:

Time Limit 30 Minutes 40 Minutes 40 Minutes 20 Minutes 10 Minutes 2 Hours 20 Minutes
Total Number of Questions 40 Questions 50 Questions 50 Questions 40 Questions 20 Questions 200 Questions
Total Marks 40 Marks 50 Marks 50 Marks 40 Marks 20 Marks 200 Marks
Medium English Language only English & Hindi
Expected Minimum Cut off 13 Marks 12 Marks 15 Marks 15 Marks 14 Marks 80 Marks

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