IBPS SO Selection Process 2019

Updated By Deepika Narwal on 09 May, 2019 21:48

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IBPS SO 2019 Selection Process

IBPS SO Selection Process comprises of all the phases that candidates have to clear for recruitment to the desired IBPS participating organisation. On the basis of their performance in the Preliminary exam, Mains exam and Interview process, candidates are shortlisted for the vacant posts in the Participating banks of IBPS.

IBPS SO Interview Process

Shortlisted candidates in the Main examination will subsequently be called for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Institute and coordinated by the Nodal Banks in each State/ UT with the help of IBPS. The interview will be held at the selection centers. The venue of centre, as well as schedule for an interview, will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter. Candidates are required to download their interview call letters from the official website of IBPS.

  • The minimum qualifying marks in interview for general category candidates is 40% and for reserved category candidates is 35%.
  • The weightage of Online CWE (Main Exam) and interview will be 80:20 ratio respectively.
  • The combined final score of candidates will be based on the total score received by candidates in the online main examination of IBPS SO and Interview.
  • Interview score of the candidates who have failed to secure the minimum qualifying marks or otherwise will not have to go through any further selection process.

List of Documents to be Produced at the Time of Interview

  • Printout of the Interview Call Letter
  • System generated printout of the online application
  • Date of Birth proof
  • Identification Proof
  • Marksheets and certificates (Proper document from Board / University for having declared the result on or before 27.11.2017 has to be submitted)
  • Caste Certificate Documents(If you are belonging to SC/ST/OBC category candidates authorized by the government of India.)
  • Disability certificate (authorized by District Medical Board)
  • Experience certificates, if any
  • Persons eligible for age relaxation must produce a certificate from the District Magistrate to the effect that they are eligible for relief in terms of the Rehabilitation Package for 1984 Riot Affected
  • Persons sanctioned by the Government.
  • Any other relevant documents.

IBPS SO Provisional Allotment

The marks for provisional allotment in IBPS SO 2017 can be defined as the lowest marks that the test takers will have to obtain to be provisionally allotted in any one of the participating banks of IBPS SO. The IBPS SO Cut off for provisional allotment will be calculated out of 100 and after eliminating inter-SE-merit (ties) on the basis of date of birth.

Participating Organisations

The number of vacancies is decided based on the recruitment need of the 20 participating banks. 

Allahabad Bank

Corporation Bank

Syndicate Bank

Andhra Bank


UCO Bank

Bank of Baroda

Indian Bank

United Bank of India

Bank of India

Indian Overseas Bank

Vijaya Bank

Bank of Maharashtra

Oriental Bank of Commerce


Canara Bank

Punjab National Bank


Central Bank of India

Punjab & Sind Bank


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