Exam Detail

BOB PO Bank of Baroda Probationary Officer Exam

  • Test Level-: National Level
  •     Eligibility-: Graduation
  • Duration-:2 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Medium-: Multiple
  • Examination Mode-: Online
  • Total Questions-: 200

Probationary Officer in Junior Management Scale-I Recruitment 2017

Eligibility

Qualification (As on 01.05.2017)

  • Degree (Graduation) with minimum 55% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in any discipline from a recognized University OR any equivalent qualification as such recognized by Central Government.
  • All the educational qualifications mentioned should be from a University/ Institution/ Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies and the result should have been declared on or before 30.04.2017. Proper document from Board / University for having declared the result on or before 30.04.2017 has to be submitted at the time of interview. The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark-sheet or provisional certificate issued by University/ Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University/ Institute and web based certificate is issued then proper document/certificate in original issued and signed by the appropriate authority of the University/ Institute indicating the date of passing properly mentioned thereon will be reckoned for verification and further process.
  • Calculation of Percentage: The graduation percentage and class will be calculated as per the University norms for calculation of percentage and declaration of class/results. The graduation percentage/class as appearing in the Final Year/semester/ consolidated mark-sheet & Provisional/Degree Certificate will be taken into consideration for eligibility. In case the graduation percentage/class is not clearly mentioned in the mark-sheet/certificate, the candidate has to produce a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of University/Institute indicating graduation percentage/ class as per the University norms for awarding degree.
  • Where CGPA / OGPA is awarded, the same should be converted into percentage and indicated in online application. If called for interview, the candidate will have to produce a certificate issued by the appropriate authority inter alia stating that the norms of the University regarding conversion of grade into percentage and the percentage of marks scored by the candidate in terms of norms.
  • Candidate should indicate the percentage obtained in Graduation calculated to the nearest two decimals in the online application. The fraction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 54.99% will be treated as less than 55% and 49.99% will be treated as less than 50%.

Age

Age (As on 01.04.2017) Minimum 20 years- Maximum 28 years i.e a candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1989 and not later than 01.04.1997 (both dates inclusive)

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit



Sr. No

Category

Age Relaxation

A

Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe candidates

5 years

B

Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates

3 years

C

Ex-servicemen and Commissioned Officers including ECOs/ 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 the next one year from the last date for receipt of application) other than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on being declared as invalid

5 years for selection through written test & interview, subject to ceiling, as per Govt. Guidelines

D

All persons who have ordinarily been domiciled in J & K State during 01.01.1980 and 31.12.1989

5 years

E

Persons affected by 1984 riots

5 years

F

Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

PWD (SC-ST) - 15 years

PWD (OBC) - 13 years

PWD (Gen) - 10 years

Note

 

  • Government guidelines in respect of age relaxation admission to an ex-serviceman shall be applicable.
  • The relaxation in upper age limit is cumulative, as per the Government Guidelines.
  • All Persons eligible for age relaxation under Para B (D) above must produce the domicile certificate at the time of interview from the District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction he/she had ordinarily resided or any other authority designated, in this regard by Government of J & K to the effect that the candidate had ordinarily been domiciled of the State of J&K during 1st January 1980 and 31st December 1989.
  • All Persons eligible for age relaxation under Para B (E) above 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 and communicated vide Ministry of Finance, Dept. of Financial Services communication No.F.No.9/21/2006-IR dated 27.07.2007.

Nationality/Citizenship 

A candidate must be either i) a Citizen of India or ii) a subject of Nepal or iii) a subject of Bhutan or iv) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India. Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination/ interview conducted by the Bank but on final selection, the offer of appointment may be given only after the Government of India has issued the necessary eligibility certificate to him.

Exam Pattern

Type

SL

Name of the Test

No of Question

Max. Marks

Time

Objective Test

1

Reasoning

50

50

2 Hour

2

Quantitative

50

50

3

General Awareness (related to Banking Industry)

50

50

4

English Language

50

50

Descriptive Test

5

English Language

02

50

30 Minutes

 

 

Candidates can apply online only from 01.04.2017 to 01.05.2017 through the link in the careers page of the Bank's website www.bankofbaroda.co.in and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Pre-Requisites for Applying Online

Before applying online, candidates should--

  • Scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph and signature are within the required specifications as given in Annexure-I of the Advertisement.
  • Keep the necessary details/documents ready to make online payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges.
  • Have a valid personal e-Mail ID. It should be kept active during the currency of this selection exercise. Under no circumstances, he/she should share/ mention his / her e-Mail ID to/ or of any other person.
  • In case, a candidate does not have a valid personal e-Mail ID, he/she should create his/ her new e-Mail ID before applying Online.

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Payable from 01.04.2017 to 01.05.2017 (Online payment) both dates inclusive

  • Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  • Rs. 750/- for all others

Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate

  • Candidates are first required to go to the Bank's website www.bankofbaroda.com and click on the given link (click on the option "CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR SELECTION FOR ADMISSION TO BARODA MANIPAL SCHOOL OF BANKING") to open up the On-Line Application Form.
  • Candidates will have to enter their basic details and upload the photograph and signature in the online application form. Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature (Annexure-I).

Mode of Payment

Candidates have to pay ONLINE through their Debit card or Credit card only.

  • Candidates should carefully fill in the details in the On-Line Application at the appropriate places very carefully and click on the “SUBMIT” button at the end of the On-Line Application format. Before pressing the “SUBMIT” button, candidates are advised to verify every field filled in the application. The name of the candidate or his /her father/husband etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the certificates/mark sheets. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.
  • The application form is integrated with the payment gateway and the payment process can be completed by following the instructions.
  • The payment can be made by using only Master/ Visa Debit or Credit cards by providing information as asked on the screen.
  • Candidates have to pay fees/ intimation charges through the online payment gateway. After uploading photograph and signature, an additional page of the application form is displayed wherein candidates may follow the instructions and fill in the requisite details.
  • If the online transaction has been successfully completed a Registration Number and Password will be generated. Candidates should note their Registration Number and Password for future reference. An E-Mail & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and Password will be sent.
  • If the online transaction has not been successfully completed then the following message is displayed ‘Your online transaction was unsuccessful’. Please register again’ Candidates may then revisit the ‘Apply Online’ link and fill in their application details again.
  • On successful completion of the transaction, an e-receipt will be generated.
  • Candidates are required to take a print of the e-receipt.

Note

  • After submitting your payment information in the online application form, please wait for the intimation from the server, DO NOT press Back or Refresh button in order to avoid double charge

  • For Credit Card users: All charges are listed in Indian Rupee. If you use a non-Indian credit card, your bank will convert to your local currency based on prevailing exchange rates.
  • To ensure the security of your data, please close the browser window once your transaction is completed.

In case the candidate is unable to fill in the application form in one go, he/ she can save the data already entered. When the data is saved, a provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the registration number and password. They can reopen the saved data using registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed. This facility will be available for three times only. Once the application is filled in completely, candidate should submit the data. Candidates to take a printout of the system generated fee payment challan immediately. No change/edit will be allowed after submission thereafter.

  • For English SP Bakshi
  • For Reasoning RS Aggarwal
  • For GK The Lucent and The Arihant
  • For Current Affairs the Hindu
  • For Maths Rajesh Verma and RS Aggarwal

STUDENT INTAKE (FOR THE SELECTION EXERCISE OF 2017-18)

3 batches of students will be inducted in Baroda Manipal School of Banking through this current selection exercise for 2017-18 (April 2017 to March 2018). The intake of students in each batch will be decided by the bank, as per the requirement.

The total number of Student intake and reserved Student intake for a sample batch of -400- are given here under and are provisional which may vary depending upon future needs of the Bank & availability of candidates under the respective category 

Number of Student intake

Age (As on 01.04.2017)

Unreserved

OBC

SC

ST

Total

202

108

60

30

400

Minimum- 20 years
Maximum- 28 years

Note

  • 3% Seats are reserved for PWD (Persons with Disabilities) candidates, to be equally distributed between OC, HI & VI. The reservation for PWD is on horizontal basis. The selected candidates will be placed in the appropriate category (viz. SC/ST/OBC/Unreserved) to which they belong to.
  • Abbreviations stand for: - SC - Scheduled Castes, ST - Scheduled Tribes, OBC - Other Backward Class, PWD - Persons with Disability, OC - Orthopedically Challenged, HI - Hearing Impaired, VI - Visually Impaired.

Download of Call letter for Examination : 12.05.2017

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