Eligibility for IBPS Bank PO

Academic Qualification

The candidate is required to have completed his/her graduation in any disciple and must possess valid certifications for the same from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification as such recognized by the Central Government.

As for the reservations, candidates belonging to different categories shall get benefits of reservation as per the rules of government of India.

In such cases, a candidate must possess an original copy of the certificate issued by the Government of India and must produce at the time of interview.


The candidate must be of minimum 20 years of age and shall not exceed 30 years.

For reserved categories, relaxation for the upper age limit shall apply as per government rules.


I. A candidatemust be a citizen of India,or

II. A subject of Nepal, or

III. A subject of Bhutan, or

IV. A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or

V. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

The candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India..

For more info please refer the official site: www.ibps.in

Application for Bank PO

For IBPS recruitment, candidates can apply online from the proposed dates as mentioned on the official site www.ibps.in, no other mode of applications are accepted now.

To apply, a candidate must:

1. Have a digital copy of their photo and signature.

2. Have a means of online payment- credit/debit card or they can also pay offline by getting a payment challan from a bank.

3. Have a valid personal email ID which must be kept active till the declaration of results.

Application fees

- Rs. 600 for general category

- Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates

How to apply online

Go to the official website www.ibps.in and click on- “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CWE- PROBATIONARY OFFICERS/ MANAGEMENT TRAINEES (CWE-PO/MT-III)” to open the online application form.

Candidates must now fill their credentials; they must also upload their photos and signatures.

To complete the application form, candidates now must proceed to payment gateway; the payment can be made by using a debit or a credit card or by bank challan.