IBPS Recruitment 2019: Calendar for IBPS PO, Clerk, SO & RRB

IBPS Calendar 2019 is published by IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection), which is the body that conducts most sought after banking exams in India including - IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, IBPS RRB Exams and Specialist Officer (IBPS SO) exams.

IBPS 2019 Exam Dates & Calendar: 

Every year, in the month of January/February, IBPS publishes its exam calendar for next one year. IBPS has already published a tentative calendar of IBPS PO, Clerk, SO and IBPS RRB Exams 2019-20.

IBPS SO 2018 Exam Dates:

Sr. No.ActivityDates
1Online Examination - Preliminary28.12.2019 & 29.12.2019
2Online Examination – Main25.01.2020

Note: IBPS SO 2018-19 Mains Exam will be conducted on 27.01.2019.


IBPS SO Vacancies:

IBPS has not released vacancy for the post of IBPS SO. Below mentioned vacancies are for the year 2018-2019.
IBPS released 1590+ vacancies for the post of IBPS SO, in the year 2018-2019. 



•IT Officer (Scale-I)- 219

•HR/Personnel Officer (Scale-I)- 81

•Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-I)- 69 
•Marketing Officer (Scale-I)- 302
•Law Officer (Scale-I)- 75 
•Agriculture Officer (Scale-I)- 853


IBPS PO 2019 Exam Dates:

Sr. No. Activity Dates
1 Online Examination - Preliminary 12.10.2019, 13.10.2019, 19.10.2019 & 20.10.2019
2 Online Examination – Main 30.11.2019  

IBPS PO Vacancies 2019:

IBPS has not released vacancy for the post of IBPS PO. Below mentioned vacancies are for the year 2018-2019.
IBPS  released a total of 4252 vacancies for IBPS PO 2018. 

IBPS Clerk 2019 Exam Dates:

Sr. No. Activity Dates
1  Examination - Preliminary 07.12.2019, 08.12.2019, 14.12.2019 & 15.12.2019
2 Examination – Main 19.01.2020

IBPS Clerk Vacancy 2019:

IBPS has not released vacancy for the post of IBPS Clerk. Below mentioned vacancies are for the year 2018-2019.
IBPS released a total of 7275 vacancies for IBPS Clerk for the year 2018-19. 

IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Dates:

Sr. No. Activity Dates
1 Preliminary Examination  Officer Scale I and Office Assistants : 03.08.2019, 04.08.2019, 11.08.2019, 17.08.2019, 18.08.2019, 25.08.2019
2 Single Examination  Officers Scale II & III : 22.09.2019
3 Main Examination Officer Scale I : 22.09.2019 Office Assistants : 22.09.2019

IBPS RRB Vacancy 2019:

IBPS has not released vacancy for the post of IBPS RRB. Below mentioned vacancies are for the year 2018-2019.
According to the notification released for IBPS RRB PO 2018, a total of 3312 vacancies were released of Officer SCALE I. The vacancy was reduced as compared to past years giving rise to a tough competition.

About IBPS:

IBPS (full form - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) is an autonomous body, constituted by government of India, which has been given the task of conducting recruitment and promotional exams of various PSU Banks, RBI, NABARD, SBI, Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) & General Insurance Companies (GICs). IBPS came into existence in 1984, when Personnel Staff Selection (PSS) Unit of NIBM was converted into autonomous Institute of Banking Personnel Selection.


IBPS Combined Written Exams (IBPS CWE)

Till 2011, IBPS used conducted independent and different exams for Clerical and Officer level jobs for different PSU Banks. In 2011, government decided to conduct one single exam for all PSU Banks. Hence, three Major Exams came into existence - IBPS PO (for Probationary Officer Jobs in PSU Banks), IBPS Clerk ( Clerical Jobs in PSU Banks) & IBPS SO (Specialist Officer Jobs in PSU Banks). IBPS RRB, combined exam for all Regional Rural Bank also followed in coming years. The first combined exam for PSU Banks was conducted in 2011 (called Common Written Examination - CWE).

Keeping in mind its hiring needs and long term vision, the largest PSU Bank of India - State Bank of India (SBI) did not participate in combined exams conducted by IBPS. Hence, every year IBPS conducts separate exam for SBI (PO, Clerical & Specialist Officer).

Important IBPS Exams

IBPS exams are generally conducted in the in the month of August - January. Generally the first IBPS notification is IBPS PO, then IBPS Clerk, followed by IBPS SO.

Some of the Important Exam conducted by IBPS are given below:
Keeping checking this page for everything related to IBPS Bank Exams 2019, vacancies, recruitment notification, syllabus, cutoff score, admit card etc.



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