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IBPS PO Admit Card 2020 for Preliminary Exam to be released on September 22, 2020

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Sep 30, 2020

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The admit card for IBPS PO 2020 Preliminary examination has been released on September 22, 2020 at the official website of IBPS i.e. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is going to conduct the IBPS PO 2020 Preliminary examination on October 3, 10 and 11, 2020. Direct link to Download admit card

The last day to download the IBPS PO call letter for the prelims exam will be October 10, 2020. The admit card contains exam related information such as exam date, time, reporting time and details of the exam centre. The hard copy of IBPS PO admit card is not sent to candidates by post. All candidates have been allotted to their preferred centres. Check IBPS PO Exam Center

Keep in mind that IBPS releases separate call letters for Pre-Exam Training, Preliminary, Main exam and Interview Round. In case of any discrepancy, it is deeply advisable that candidates should contact the IBPS. Download IBPS PO Sample PapersDownload IBPS PO Sample Papers

Also, Check IBPS PO Sectional Tests 2020

Important Exam Dates for IBPS PO 2020

The important IBPS PO Dates regarding the release of admit cards for all the stages are tabulated below:

Events Dates
Release of IBPS PO Call Letter for Pre-exam Training September 16, 2020
IBPS PO Pre-exam Training Dates September 23 – 28, 2020 
Release of IBPS PO Admit Card for Preliminary Exam September 22, 2020
IBPS PO Prelims Exam Dates October 3, 4 and 13, 2020
Release of IBPS PO Admit Card for Main Exam November 11 – 28, 2020
IBPS PO Main Exam Date November 28, 2020
Release of IBPS PO Admit Card for Interview January 2020
IBPS PO 2020 Interview Dates February 2020

Download IBPS PO Sample Papers

Read About IBPS PO Syllabus

How to download the Prelims Admit Card for IBPS Exam?

As the Prelims Admit Card for IBPS PO will be available online at the official website- You are required to download the same by providing your Registration Number and Password/ Date of Birth. Also, make sure that you have successfully submitted your IBPS Online Application form before making yourself eligible to download the hall ticket.

Mentioned below are the steps that will guide you to download the IBPS PO Admit Card:

  • Visit the official website of IBPS.
  • Visit the Careers section
  • Click on ‘IBPS Probationary Officer Exam Admit Card link’. The link will be activated after the release of admit card
  • Enter essential details such as Application Number and Date of Birth
  • Click on Submit button 
  • Download and save admit card for further reference

The candidates should make sure to take a print out of the same, as it will be required at the time of IBPS Exam. Another reason for the print out is that the hard copy of the call letter will not be dispatched by post.

All you need to know about the IBPS PO Admit Card

Admit card is an important document for not only this IBPS Exam but also for every examination because it contains valuable information about the exam and participant.

Your IBPS PO admit card will contain the following information:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Registration Number
  • Candidates Photograph
  • Signature of the candidate
  • Name of the IBPS Exam Center
  • Address of the IBPS Exam Center
  • Date of the IBPS PO  Exam

Check IBPS PO Exam Center

Documents Required at the time IBPS Exam

As the exam is to be conducted from, the candidates are required to follow a few instructions and carry a few documents at the time of IBPS Exam. Mentioned below are the mandatory documents that a candidate needs to produce and submit at the time of IBPS Exam:

  • IBPS PO Call Letter
  • Photo ID Proof

Note: the candidates are required to carry any one of the ID proofs: Passport, Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Driving license, Voter’s ID, College ID or Bank Passbook with a duly attested photograph.

The candidates are required to produce and submit the above-mentioned documents to the invigilator at the time of their respective IBPS exam. We suggest all the candidates to strictly follow all the instructions which are mentioned on the IBPS PO Admit Card.

Practice IBPS PO Pre (Mock test) as much as possible to uplift your preparation

Exam pattern for IBPS PO

Preliminary Exam for IBPS PO will comprise of 100 Multiple Choice Questions, which will be objective in nature and the candidates will have to answer all the questions within an hour (60 minutes). The total weightage is thus 100 marks as each question is for 1 mark. The IBPS PO will have 3 sections by the name of:

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  • English Language,
  • Quantitative Aptitude and
  • Reasoning Ability

We inform you that the medium of examination for General English is English, however, it is English and Hindi for the other sections. The major highlights about the preliminary examination of IBPS Exam are given in the table below:

Section English Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Total
Time Duration 1 Hour (60 Minutes)
Number of Questions 30 Questions 35 Questions 35 Questions 100 Questions
Marks 30 Marks 35 Marks 35 Marks 100 Marks
Medium English English & Hindi
Expected Minimum Cut off 8 Marks 12 Marks 8 Marks 40 Marks

We also inform you that while answering the questions, the candidates to answer the questions carefully as there will be negative marking as well. For every wrong answer, one fourth or 0.25 of the marks will be deducted.

 Read IBPS PO Syllabus 

Expected IBPS PO Cut off 2020

As it is important for the candidates to qualify all three sections individually and have to clear the overall cut-off to qualify for Mains Exam. The cut-off marks will be decided by IBPS.

Mentioned below is the expected IBPS PO cut off scores for SC, ST, OBC and General category candidates based on the previous year cut off marks. The candidates can go through the same to have an idea of the IBPS Cutoff:

Category Cutoff of IBPS PO
General 59.75
OBC 59.75
SC 53.50
ST 46.25
EWS 59.75
HI 21.25
OC 44.50
VI 52.25
ID 20.75

IBPS will decide PO cut off marks for each section and an overall score. Candidates must achieve the IBPS PO cut off scores in order to be called for main examination. The expected IBPS PO cut off marks will be published after conducting the exam.

What comes next after the IBPS Exam?

IBPS will shortlist the adequate number of candidates in each category depending upon the requirements. Candidates who will qualify the Preliminary and Mains phase will be called for an Interview phase. The interviews will be conducted by the Participating Organisations with the help of IBPS. The shortlisted candidates will be informed about the centre, address of the venue, time and date of Interview.

Read More About  IBPS PO Preparation

IBPS PO Participating Banks

All the banks that are given below will be conducting separate interviews for the candidates who qualify the IBPS Mains. The participating banks under IBPS are given below:

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Participating Banks
Allahabad Bank Bank of Baroda
Canara Bank Corporation Bank
Indian Bank Oriental Bank of Commerce
Syndicate Bank Union Bank of India
Andhra Bank Bank of India
Central Bank of India Dena Bank
Indian Overseas Bank Punjab National Bank
UCO Bank United Bank of India
IDBI Bank Bank of Maharashtra
Vijaya Bank Punjab & Sind Bank

For the candidates who crack the interview level as well, then the next thing for them to do is to Party! Make sure to celebrate and treat yourself with whatever makes you happy. This is because you have earned it! We wish you all the luck for the Preliminary Exam of IBPS PO 2020

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