Get set for a remunerative career with the Bank of India PO recruitment 2023. India’s leading nationalized bank has opened its recruitment drive for Probationary Officers.
Headquartered in Mumbai the Bank of India is counted as one of the top 5 banks in the country. It was established in the year 1906 and has been serving customers ever since.
With a rich legacy in the banking sector in India, it offers the best career opportunities for aspiring candidates aiming to make a mark in the financial domain.
the key dates for the PO recruitment Bank of India 2023
|Submission of online application||11.02.2023|
|The last date for submission of online application||25.02.2023|
|Date of online examination||Yet to be announced|
For the detailed structure of the exam and other key parameters, it is requested to download the official PDF of Bank of India PO recruitment. The official handle is the Bank of India recruitment notice
application fee for the Bank of India PO examination 2023
|Application fees & Intimation charges for GENERAL/ EWS/ OBC candidates||850/-|
|Intimation charges for SC/ST/PWD candidates||175/-|
Bank Of India PO Recruitment 2023 eligibility criteria
- It is important that the candidates adhere to the eligibility criteria strictly.
- The applicant will be asked to produce, and attach the necessary documents relevant to the category, age, or qualification.
- One cannot change the category after applying.
- Applying for the examination or getting shortlisted does not mean that the person has been appointed as an employee.
The total number of vacancies for Probationary officer posts in Bank of India 2023 is 500. Below is the break-up of the same.
|Credit Officer in General Banking Category||
|IT Officer in Specialist Team||
The post of Bank of India Probationary Officer is one of the most prestigious posts. It entails different duties and consists of several crucial responsibilities.
Typically, a probationary officer has to oversee
- Assist the branch manager in banking operations.
- Hiring new employees and training them.
- Solve customer queries and problems.
- Bringing in new business
- Responsible for official communication
- Handling the cash and credit-debit management
- Responsible for the verification process.
After the entry level for any Probationary officer, they are reported to Assistant Managers of Scale 1.
The salary structure also changes according to the change in the position and the years of service in the Bank of India bank. It also provides a long-term employee with a host of benefits.
With such important functions to perform the selection procedure involves 3 levels of examination-
- Written test
- Group Discussion
- Personal Interview.
The Written tests comprise a combination of the English Language, logical reasoning, and understanding of banking operations. It also involves Data Analysis and Descriptive Writing.
The Syllabus For bank Of India Recruitment 2023
|Logical Reasoning||Puzzles, Order and Ranking, Decoding-Coding, Passage Conclusion|
|Computer Test||Basics of Computers, MS Office, Computer Languages, Basics of networking, Hardware and Software|
|English Language||Comprehension, Vocabulary Testing, Understanding of Idioms, Para writing|
|Data Analysis||Understanding Pie- charts, Data Sufficiency, Probability, Different kinds of Graphs, and Pie charts|
|General awareness of the economy||National and International Affairs, Banking General Knowledge, Current and latest news related to top Banks in India and abroad|
After passing the online examination, candidates will be subsequently called for Group Discussion and then Personal Interview. For further details regarding the examination, an applicant can browse the official website of the Bank of India, www.bankofindia.co.in.
Kindly note after the final selection of the candidates in the Personal Interview, the applicant has to pass the Diploma Course conducted by the Bank of India bank. It is mandatory before getting inducted into the Bank. The details of the course structure and the fees can be checked on the official PDF provided by the bank.
The course is specially designed for the employees of the Bank of India to understand the banking structure and the overall working of the bank.
1. Can an applicant select the center for the PO recruitment Bank of India exam?
The allotment of the exam centers depends on the authorities and cannot be chosen by the candidate.
2. What is the time duration of the written exam?
The time duration varies according to the different categories. For e.g. for an English test, the time allotted is tentatively 60 min. For essays, the writing time is 40 minutes. However, the management can change the timings or the structure of the examination. It will be notified on the Bank of India’s official website.
3. I am not very good at English do I have the option of giving the exam in my native language?
Except for the English exam, candidates have the option of giving the exam in Hindi language and no other language.
4. Is there a system of negative marking for the Bank of INDIA PO exam?
Yes, one-fourth of the marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
5. Can I give the exam in person?
It is compulsory for the candidate to give the exam online and there is no other mode through which this exam is conducted.
6. Can a person apply for more than 1 post?
It is mandatory for the candidate to apply only for a single post. If found applying for more than 1, then the application will be disqualified.