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IBPS PO 2020 Application Form

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Aug 5, 2020

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Shivani Tiwari

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To complete the recruitment process of 1167 vacancies, IBPS PO 2020 application form has been released. The last date of filling the IBPS PO Application Form is 26 August 2020. Eligible candidates can fill the application form through online mode only at the official website of IBPS, i.e. All students who have successfully completed their graduation are only eligible to apply for the exam. On the other hand, the students will have the flexibility to take a print out of the application form till 10 September 2020.  

IBPS PO Application Process involves 3 important steps:

  • Filling of Details
  • Uploading Documents
  • Fee Payment

This year IBPS has increased the application fees. For instance, this year, the general and the OBC candidates have to pay Rs. 850, while they had to pay Rs. 600 till last year. Similarly, this year the SC/ST/PwBD has to pay Rs. 175, whereas the rate was Rs. 100 in the last year. 

Candidates can check the status of their application by visiting the official website of IBPS and enter their login ID and Password. Post successful registration for PO Exam, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will issue IBPS PO Admit Card 2020. To download the same, candidates have to visit the official website and provide the required credentials. 

Highlights of IBPS PO 2020 Application Form

Exam Name Institute of Banking Personnel Selection – Probationary Officers Exam
Conducting Authority Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Official Website
Mode of Registration Online
Availability of IBPS PO Application Form August 5, 2020
Last Date to Submit the IBPS PO Application Form August 26, 2020
Exam Level National
IBPS PO Prelims Exam Date October 3, 10 and 11, 2020
IBPS PO Mains Exam Date November 28, 2020

IBPS PO 2020 Application Form Important Dates

The following table shows all the important dates of the events related to IBPS PO 2020 Registration.

Event Dates
IBPS PO Application Form 2020 available from August 5, 2020
Last date to fill the application form August 26, 2020
IBPS PO Admit card 2020 for Prelims exam will be issued on September 2020
IBPS PO Admit card 2020 for the Main exam will be issued on October 2020
IBPS PO 2020 Prelims is scheduled on October 3, 10 and 11, 2020
IBPS PO 2020 Mains are scheduled on November 28, 2020

Note: Candidates must note that the dates mentioned above are tentative and subject to change once the official notification for the exam releases.

IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2020

The minimum eligibility criterion of a candidate to appear for this exam is a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% marks. Students who fulfill the eligibility criteria are only able to fill IBPS PO Application Form. Check below IBPS PO 2020 Eligibility Criteria.   

Education Qualification

  • Students must possess a valid graduation degree obtained from a recognized college or university.
  • They must present a valid mark sheet or degree certificate that describes he/ she is graduate by prescribed IBPS.
  • Final year students can also apply for IBPS PO.
  • The student must be an Indian National and should have good command over Hindi, English, and Other Local Languages.

Age Criteria

  • Candidates should be between 20-30 years as on August 1, 2020.
  • Those who are born before August 2, 1988 or after August 1, 1998 are not eligible to apply for IBPS PO.

The following table shows the age relaxation for different category candidates appearing for IBPS PO exam:

Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/ Schedule Tribe 5 years
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 3 years
PWD (Persons with Disabilities) 10 years
Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) 5 years
Persons domiciled in the J & K during the period from January 01, 1980 to December 31, 1989. 5 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

Pre- Requisites for Filling IBPS PO 2020 Application Form

Candidates are required to upload the photograph and signature in JPEG format during registration. They must ensure that the required documents are clear as IBPS PO Online Application with unclear images will be rejected. The documents related to the mode chosen for fee payment must also be kept ready for IBPS PO Online Application.

A valid and personal e-mail ID must be provided which must be kept active throughout the rounds of the Common Recruitment Process. IBPS PO Admit Card will be sent on the e-mail ID provided. Listed below are the important documents that one needs to keep in handy while filling the IBPS PO Application Form.

Documents Specifications
Photograph JPEG format
Recent Colored white background
Dimensions- 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm
File Size- 20Kb – 50 Kb
Pixels- 200 x 230
Signature JPEG format
White sheet using Black Ink pen
Dimensions- 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm
File Size- 10Kb – 20 Kb
Pixels- 140 x 60

How to Fill IBPS PO Application Form 2020?

IBPS PO 2020 Application Form can be filled in the online mode only. The application form will be available from 5 August 2020. Filling IBPS PO Application Form shall comprise 5 steps i.e. Registration, Uploading Documents, Filling Personal Details, Fee Payment, and Confirmation.

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the official website of IBPS, i.e.
  • Click on the tab i.e. “CWE PO/ MT VII”
  • Students will be redirected to another page
  • Click on the link “Common Written Examination for Probationary Officers/ Management Trainees VII”
  • Then, click on New Registration and enter details like Name, Date of Birth, Email Id, Phone Number etc.
  • Registration Number and Password will be generated and displayed on the screen. It is also sent via SMS and E-Mail ID to the candidate.

Step 2: Uploading Documents

  • The next step is to upload the scanned copy of their Photograph and Signature on the official website.
  • Photograph and Signature must be uploaded as per the specifications mentioned in the advertisement.

Step 3: Filling Personal Details

  • Enter basic information like Category code, Nationality, IBPS PO Exam center choice, Name, Academic details etc.
  • After that click on ‘I Agree’ to ensure that entered information is true
  • Students are advised to preview the application form before finally clicking on the “Submit” button.

Step 4: Fee Payment

Application fees for different categories have to be paid. Payment can be done through online mode only via Debit card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking or Mobile Wallets/ Cash Card

The following table shows category-wise application fees:

Category Application Fees
General Category INR 850
SC/ ST/ OBC/ Ex-Servicemen INR 175

Step 5: Confirmation

  • After entering the details and submitting the application fees, students have to finally click on the Submit button.
  • They are advised to download and take the printout of filled in the application form for future reference.

Details in IBPS PO 2020 Application Form

Students must fill details in IBPS PO Application Form as per the below-mentioned filling criteria:

Details Asked Filling criteria
Candidates Name The name should be written according to the SSC/ X standard/ Equivalent Records
Fathers Name
Mother Name
Date of Birth Date of Birth should be written in the format DD/MM/YYYY
Address Enter the communication details
Category Choose category from General/ OBC/ SC/ ST
Marital Status Select options from Married or Unmarried
Gender Choose among Male, Female, Transgender and Other

IBPS PO 2020 Application Form Correction

Students are advised to carefully check all the information mentioned in the application form before finally submitting it. In the case of changes required in the information, students must contact with IBPS exam committee. They can also send the problem in writing with the application form along with the following information:

  • Email ID registered with the portal
  • Date of Birth
  • Full Name
  • Mobile Number

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