BOB Career PO Recruitment 2018 : Notification, Online Form, Age limit & Online Exam

Do you have desire to make career as a probationary officer in the banking field. If yes then here we have come up with the greatest opportunity for you in the bank of baroda. So, Did you here about latest news of bank of baroda probationary officer recruitment ? If no, then you will find A to Z information about BOB PO Vacancy 2018 here.

IMPORTANT (9th July 2018) : Before you apply for this recruitment you must know that, After successful selection in the process you need to complete Post Graduation in Banking & Finance. For that you will be sent to the Baroda Manipal school of banking. After Complition of course you will be offered for Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade / Scale-I. However,immediately after joining the Bank, a -3- month Work Integrated Learning (WIL) in the form of On the Job Training will have to be carried out by the candidates at a Bank of Baroda branch, the completion of which will lead to the award of a Post-Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance by Manipal Academy of Higher education (MAHE).

Let’s Start with notification and news paper advertisement.

Call Letter Will be available on 28th July 2018

BOB PO Notification / Advertisement For 600 Vacancy

To inform candidates, bank of baroda published advertisement in most read newspapers all over india. They are inviting applications of eligible candidate who are suitable for this job. If you believe that you can crack the selection procedure and can book your place in BOB then you need to read this notification of probationary officer.

Image Of BOB PO Advertisement 

This is the notification of BOB PO recruitment of the year 2018. The below given image is actually a screenshot which is taken from the official notification published on career section

bob po notification

As Per Bank Of Baroda Probationary Officer Advertisement, “We are looking for young, energetic, and innovative minds who can be imparted with the necessary knowledge and skills required to be good all-round bankers through a -9- (nine) months Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance course in Baroda Manipal School of Banking.”


Probationary Officer Vacancy Details

There are total 600 vacancies to fill up for the Probationary Officer (PO) Post. Vacancies are reserved cast wise / category wise as per reservation rule. Here is the List Of Vacancies For Different Categories.

  • Name Of The Post : Probationary Officer (PO)
  • Name Of The Bank : Bank Of Baroda (BOB)
  • Number Of Vacancies : 600 Vacancies

Cast / Category Wise Reserved Vacancy List

The short form stands for : SC – Scheduled Caste, ST – Scheduled Tribe, OBC – Other Backward Class, PWD – Person with Disability, OC – Orthopedically Challenged, HI – Hearing Impaired, VI – Visually Impaired, ID – Intellectual Disability.


Age relaxation / Age Limit

As per the rules of bank of baroda, the minimum or maximum age to apply for PO is defined. It means if your age falls between this criteria only then you are eligible to apply online.

Minimum Age : 20 Years

Maximum Age : 28 Years

Category / CastAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates 5 years
Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates3 years
Ex-servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned
Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have
rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on
completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be
completed within one year from the last date of receipt of application)
otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct
or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or
5 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the
period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989
5 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years
Persons with Disabilities (PWD)
5 years
Persons with Disabilities – SC / ST 15 years
Persons with Disabilities – OBC 13 years
Persons with Disabilities – General10 years


Education Qualification As on 2nd July 2018 For BOB PO

Education Qualification is briefly described in the notification on Here is the short summery of it. It is the minimum education requires to serve as a BOB PO job.

Education Qualification: A Degree (Graduation) with minimum 55% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government.


How To Apply For Bank Of Baroda PO Recruitment 2018 ?

BOB Career Team tried to keep BOB PO online application process easiest as possible. Candidate just need to follow instructions.

  • First Of All Open (Link)
  • Now go to the career section given in the upper bar of the website
  • by clicking on the bob career option you will see the Apply Online Button (Refer Below Given Image)

BOB PO Recruitment 2018

  • As you can see there is a option Of “Recruitment of Probationary Officers through Admission to baroda manipal school of banking”.
  • Click On “”Apply Now ->“” Button And then fill up application form.
  • after submitting Application form you will redirect to the payment gateway page of BOB Careers.
  • Pay Application Fees and print out application form copy.
  • That’s It.

Don’t Forget to print a hard copy of application of yours. It will require to edit the application and to download the call letter.


Instructions Of Online Application Fees Payment For Probationary Officer (PO) Vacancy

Application fees varies by category. it means general category students need to pay more fees then the sc or st category students. Also after you get selected and get admission in the banking and finance courses in Baroda Manipal School Of Banking (BMSB) You need to pay additional course fees.

So for now, Lets stick to the Online application fees for probationary officer recruitment 2018.

Application Fee For PO

  • For SC/ST/PWD : 100/- INR
  • For GEN/OBC : 600/- INR 
Payment MODE on BOB Career Website
  • Payment of application fees can only be done through online mode.
  • Payment Can be done along with online application on bob career using Credit card/ Debit card / Net banking / IMPS / Cash Cards / Mobile Wallets.
  • You will receipt E receipt of payment for successful payment of fees.
  • Candidates need to take copy of E Receipt To take part in the examination


BOB Prepared Selection Process To Select Candidate For Probationary Officer

First of all to get job of probationary officer candidate needs to complete banking and finance course at “Baroda Manipal School Of Banking”. So The selection process is to get admission in BMSB and after that you will get job as BOB PO in random branch of Bank of baroda.

So to get selected you need to pass below given exams and tasks and complete whole procedure with good marks.

There are total 3 Steps in the process

  1. Online Test (Objective & Descriptive)
  2. Group Discussion (GD)
  3. Interview

Information Of Online Test In the selection process of Probationary Officer

Bank reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through
Bank’s website. The descriptive paper of only such candidates who secure a minimum qualifying mark in the objective test will be assessed. Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an information Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letters from the Bank’s official website.

online test of bob PO

Also There is penalty For Wrong Answer. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is given by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.

Information of group Discussion for BOB PO 2018

People Who passed The Online test examination could take part in the Group Discussion Arranged By BOB Career team. 4 Times number of candidate then the number of vacancy who passed out onlin test will be called for Group Discussion And Interview in each category.

The Last Selection Will be made through final merit list or total marks of online exam, Group Discussion & Interview.

Call Letter For BOB PO Online exam will be Available on 28th July 2018

The date of the Online Examination is tentatively fixed on 28.07.2018. However, the exact date and time of the examination will be intimated in the Call Letter along with the Centre/Venue for the Exam, well in advance of the date of the Examination

The Name Of Your online test center will be printed on your call letter. The Online Exam centers are fixed and available below to read.

Online Exam Centers For Probationary Officer Online Examination are already Declared

StateExam Centers
Andhra PradeshAnanthapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada,
Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry,
Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
Arunachal PradeshItanagar, Naharlagun
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya,
Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
AssamDibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur
ChhattisgarhBhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
GujaratAhmedabad, Anand, Bhavnagar, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar,
Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
HaryanaAmbala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra,
Palwal, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal PradeshBaddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi,
Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
Jammu & KashmirBaramula, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar
JharkhandDhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro
KarnatakaBangalore, Belgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad,
Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udup
KeralaAlappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode,
Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
MaharashtraAmaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur,
Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik,
Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
Meghalaya Ri-Bhoi, Shillong
Nagaland Kohima
OdishaAngul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur(Ganjam),
Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela,
PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali,
Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar,
Tamil NaduChennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Kanchipuram, Krishnagiri,
Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur,
Thiruchirapalli, Thiruvallur, Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore,
TelanganaHyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
Uttar Pradesh
Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher,
Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura,
Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West BengalAsansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah,
Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri

So this was the A to Z information About BOB PO Recruitment 2018. So Best Of Luck from Govtjobbuzz Recruitment Team.



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  1. Acharya Shivendra

    I want to this post of job.

  2. Parmar Hiteshkumar madhavsin

    I havecompleted S.S.E exam with G.S.E.B Board In MARCH-2013 with 72.66%

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