The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), will soon release the notifications for the various examination that it conducts for recruiting personnel for the various posts. All the aspiring candidates who are eligible for the examination can register for the examination. Candidates must have a doubt regarding the cut-off marks required, hence the institute has both category wise and state wise cut off.
In case, if two candidates have the same marks, at that time the merit list will be declared according to their date of birth. The last stage before the provisional statement is to participate in the language proficiency of the particular state from where the candidate belongs if he/she has provided the certificate of knowing the state language.
Stages of Cutoff:
There are generally two stages of cut off one is according to the sectional cutoff and another is the category wise cutoff.
IBPS PO Sectional Cutoff for Preliminary Examination:
As you all know that there is sectional as well as the overall cutoff. If, a candidate crosses the sectional marks but anyhow he/she is not able to make it up to the overall cut off marks, even then the candidate is no more a part of the competition. Here the sectional cutoff marks of the previous year are given so that candidates can have an idea of the marks they have to score in the different sections.
Section wise cutoff of Preliminary Examination:
IBPS PO 2016 Category wise Cutoff
|Candidate’s Category||Cut-offs on Total|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||37.25|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||17.75|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||30.75|
|Visually Impaired (VI)||10|
|Orthopaedically Challenged (OC)||25.25|
|Hearing Impaired (HI)||9.5|
IBPS PO Main Examination Cut-off section wise:
Overall IBPS PO Mains examination:
|Category||Total Cutoffs(Out of 200)|
|Visually Impaired (VI)||37.50|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||31.50|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||41.75|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||52.50|
|Orthopaedically Challenged (OC)||34.00|
|Hearing Impaired (HI)||37.00|
Final allotment process:
Total marks for the interview is 100, the candidates should score minimum 40% for general categories and for candidates categories SC/ST/OBC IT is 35%. The ratio of the examination is 80:20 as for the Mains examination and the Interview respectively. The final allotment process is on the basis of the score obtained by the candidates in the Mains examination and the Interview.
IBPS PO Provisional Allotment Cutoff 2016:
|Category||Minimum Scores||Maximum Score|
There is some reserve list for some categories:
After all the process, there is an allocation for the eligible candidates according to that of the organization, here is the organization wise allocation is also given:
Organization wise Allocation:
|Organisation||SC||ST||OBC||UR||TOTAL||Out of Which PWO|
|Bank of Baroda||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Bank of India||22||11||40||77||150||1||1||1|
|Bank of Maharashtra||15||7||27||51||100||54||1||0|
|Bharatiya Mahila Bank||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Canara Bank||262||141||4 72||875||1750||32||10||12|
|Central Bank of India||37||9||29||27||102||10||10||15|
|Indian Overseas Bank||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Oriental Bank of Commerce||60||31||108||201||400||4||4||16|
|Punjab National Bank||127||62||226||419||834||9||9||14|
|Punjab & Sind Bank||62||31||112||211||416||4||4||4|
|Union Bank of India||148||90||215||524||977||33||21||17|
|United Bank of India||59||32||107||202||400||5||7||19|
|Total||1965||1050||J4 54||6146||12615||J58||242||2 70|
From the above mentioned of the previous year’s cutoff, the candidates will get an idea of the preparation required to clear the section wise as well as overall cutoff in this bank exam. Practising previous year’s question papers will help the candidates to understand the pattern of questions and the time management required for the exam. With focus, determination and guidance the candidates can crack the exam and be a step ahead of the others, securing them a bank job.
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