State Bank of India is the largest banking sector followed by Bank of Baroda. These are the banks funded by presidencies of British India Government, State Bank of India, Bank of Bombay and Bank of Madras. Currently, India is one of fastest growing economies in the world with its two pillars that are banking and finance industry playing an important role.
Banks have various services and facilities for customers, they safeguard money and valuables, provide loans, offers investments and insurance policies. Similarly job opportunities in banks are not limited to clerks and cashiers. There are various banking jobs that include Probationary officers (PO), Specialist Officer (SO), Assistant General Managers etc.
Every year there is a frequent number of exams for the recruitment of personnel for different posts in banking sector. There are 19 public sectors banking institutions that recruit personnel for IBPS bank exams for officers and clerical positions and it is conducted once in a year. These jobs come with added benefits, growth of the banking sector increases the opportunities of jobs in the banking sector and it is presenting itself as an interesting career option.
There are total 27 public sector banks in India
- Nationalized Banks: 19.
- State Bank group: 6.
- IDBI Bank.
- Bhartiya Mahila Bank.
And 27 private sectors bank, many other Foreign and Regional Rural Bank.
List of Public Sector Banks
|S.No.||Bank Name||Head Office|
|3||Bank of Baroda||Vadodara|
|4||Bank of India||Mumbai|
|5||Bank of Maharashtra||Pune|
|7||Central Bank of India||Mumbai|
|11||Indian Overseas Bank||Chennai|
|12||Oriental Bank of Commerce||New Delhi|
|13||Punjab National Bank||New Delhi|
|14||Punjab & Sind Bank||New Delhi|
|16||Union Bank of India||Mumbai|
|17||United Bank of India||Kolkata|
|20||IDBI Bank Ltd||Mumbai|
|21||Bharatiya Mahila Bank||New Delhi|
State Bank Group
|S. No.||Bank Name||Head Office|
|1||State Bank of India||Mumbai|
|2||State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur||Rajasthan|
|3||State Bank of Patiala||Punjab|
|4||State Bank of Hyderabad||Hyderabad|
|5||State Bank of Mysore||Bangalore|
|6||State Bank of Travancore||Thiruvananthapuram|
|S. No||Bank Name||Head quarter|
|1||AXIS Bank Ltd.||Mumbai|
|2||Capital Local Area Bank Ltd.||Punjab|
|3||Citi Union Bank Ltd.||Tamil Nadu|
|4||Coastal Local Area Bank Ltd.||Andhrapradesh|
|5||DCB Bank Limited||Maharashtra|
|6||Dhanlaxmi Bank Ltd||Kerala|
|7||ICICI Bank Ltd||Mumbai|
|8||IndusInd Bank Ltd.||Mumbai|
|9||ING Vysya Bank Ltd.||Bangalore|
|10||Karnataka Bank Ltd.||Mangalore|
|11||Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.||Mumbai|
|12||Krishna Bhima Samruddhi Local.||Mahabubnagar|
|14||Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Ltd.||Tuticorin|
|15||The Catholic Syrian Bank Ltd.||Thrissur|
|16||The Federal Bank Ltd.||Kerala|
|17||The HDFC Bank Ltd.||Mumbai|
|18||The Jammu & Kashmir Bank Ltd.||Jammu and Kashmir|
|19||The Karur Vysya Bank Ltd.||Tamil Nadu|
|20||The Lakshmi Vilas Bank Ltd.||Tamil Nadu|
|21||The Nainital Bank Ltd.||Uttaranchal|
|22||The south Indian Bank Ltd.||Kerala|
|23||Yes Bank Ltd.||Mumbai|
Upcoming Bank Exams 2017
|Exam Name||Application Form Availability|
|IBPS PO||July 2017|
|IBPS Clerk||August 2017|
|IBPS RRB Office Assistant||July 2017|
|IBPS RRB Officer scale 1||July 2017|
|IBPS RRB Officer scale 2||July 2017|
|IBPS Specialist officer||November 2017|
|SBI Specialist officer||November 2017|
|SBI PO||April 2017|
|SBI Clerk||June 2017|
|RBI Assistant||September 2017|
|RBI grade B||August 2017|
The above given information helps the aspirant with the notification or the tentative latest bank exam dates so that the candidates can join the banking sector. Other details regarding bank exams are available on our website. Stay tuned to Byju’s to know more.