(IBPS PO 2018) Exam will b conducted in two phases: Prelims and Main Exam.
IBPS PO Prelims Exam will be of 1 hour duration and will be conducted on 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st Oct 2018.
IBPS PO Main Exam will be of 3 hours duration plus 30 minutes for English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). It will be conducted on 18th November 2018.
So, you have enough time left for the preparation.
Best of Luck!
IBPS PO Prelim Exam will be in online mode carry a total of 100 questions for one mark each making the exam of 100 marks. The duration of the examination will be one hour. There will be three sections in the exam; English Language Section with 30 questions for 30 marks, Numeric Ability Section with 35 question for 35 marks and Reasoning Ability with 35 question for 35 marks. It is mandatory to achieve the cut offs for all the three sections as prescribed by the IBPS. Also a penalty of 0.25 marks will be effective for every wrong answer.
IBPS PO Main Exam will be in online mode as well with 4+1 sections carrying 200+25 marks. The duration of the exam will be 180+30 minutes. There will also be a description paper in PO Main which has to completed in due time.
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude will have 45 questions for 60 marks to be completed in 60 minutes.
English Language will have 35 questions for 40 marks to be completed in 40 minutes.
Data Analysis & Interpretation will have 35 questions for 60 marks to be completed in 45 minutes.
General Economy & Banking Awareness will have 40 questions for 40 marks to be completed in 35 minutes.
Descriptive Test: English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) for 25 marks to be completed in time limit of 30 minutes.
T here is also a penalty of 0.25 marks effective for every wrong answer same as Prelim exam.
IBPS PO Interview: Interview will be allotted a total of 100 marks. Qualifying marks are 40% of the total 100 and 35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates. The marks ratio for CWE (Main exam) and interview for final merit list will be 80:20 respectively.