Institute of banking and personnel selection recruits candidates in participating banks through its successful recruitment process every year. IBPS Probationary officer or IBPS PO is one such cadre under which the IBPS conducts the recruitment process. IBPS PO is considered as one of the most lucrative white collar job in India. The job as a IBPS PO guarantees high career growth than any other government jobs and hence is one of the most coveted jobs in India. IBPS PO recruitment process is consisted of two crucial stages-IBPS PO Main exams and IBPS PO Interview. For those candidates who have cleared the Main exams it’s almost time for the IBPS PO interview. We here, at IBPSExamadda.org.in have brought to you the schedule and dates of the IBPS PO Interview and answered some of the most crucial questions you might have in mind regarding the interview.
Expert Tip: Do check out the IBPS PO Interview Tips at the end of the article
IBPS PO Interview Dates and Schedule
The important information regarding dates of the IBPS PO Interview will be commencing from 18th January, 2016 and will go up to 28th January, 2016. All those candidates who have cleared their IBPS PO Main Exams or the Common Written Exam will have to appear for their IBPS PO Interview round during this period.
Information Regarding the Number of Vacancies
According to sources, the number of expected vacancies for this year in the IBPS PO cadre are 19100 and the number of candidates who are shortlisted for the IBPS PO Interview is 58000 which is approximately three times that of the vacancies. This means that the ratio of the vacancies is 3:1, for every one vacancy there will be three candidates competing at the same time. It is going to be a cut-throat competition at the Interview rounds this year.
Will the Marks of the IBPS PO Mains be released?
In similarity to the previous cycle of the recruitment process even this year the marks of the IBPS PO mains won’t be declared until the IBPS PO Interview which means that all the strategic planning and preparation for the interview round would not be aided by the knowledge of ones marks, this cand act as a hindrance.
Who will be conducting the interview?
The Interview will be conducted by the IBPS and not the banks, this will allow an equal chance to all the candidates to get a job in a public sector bank even though they are unaware of the marks they have scored in the IBPS PO exam.
Tips to Crack IBPS PO Interview Rounds:
We have a series of articles to help you crack IBPS PO Interviews:
IBPS PO Interview Round – Tips to Ease The Tension – Click Here
IBPS PO Interview – 10 Questions You Must Expect – Click Here
IBPS PO Interview – Simplest Way to Impress Your Interviewer – Click Here
IBPS PO Interview – Body Language and Confidence Tips – Click Here
IBPS PO Interview – 10 Pro and Commonly Asked Questions you MUST KNOW – Click Here
We hope this post was able to help you.
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