Exam Detail

DB Probationary Officer Dena Bank Probationary Officer

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

On completion of these processes, the candidates will be offered appointment in the Bank as Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade Scale-I. 

No. of Vacancy: 300Posts

Exam Pattern

Type  SL Name of the Test  No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration 
Objective Test 1 Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude 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
Group discussion # 6   NA 20  
personal Interview # 7   NA 80  
    Total   350  


A. Qualification (As on 01/04/2017) — Degree (Graduation) with minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in any discipline from a recognized University OR any equivalent qualification as such recognized by Central Government.

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 the degree. Where CGPA / OGPA is awarded, the same should be converted into a percentage and indicated in the online application. If called for an interview, the candidate will have to produce a certificate issued by the appropriate authority inter alia stating that the norms of the University regarding the 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. 59.99% will be treated as less than 60% and 54.99% will be treated as less than 55%.

B. Age (As on 01/04/2017) Minimum 20 years- Maximum 29 years i.e.

A candidate must have been born not earlier than 01/04/1988 and not later than 01/04/1998 (both dates inclusive). 

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit

Sr. No.  Category Age Relaxation
A Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe candidates 5 years 
B 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


 Application Process

Candidates can apply online only from 18.04.2017 to 09.05.2017 through the link in the careers page of the Bank’s website http://www.denabank.co.in or http://ibps.sifyitest.com/denapgdbfapr17/basic_details.php  and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Pre-Requisites for Applying Online

Before applying online, candidates should--

(i) 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.

(ii) Keep the necessary details/documents ready to make online payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges.

(iii) 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.

(iv) 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

- Rs. 50/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

- Rs. 400/- for all others 


The total number of Student intake is 300 and is provisional which may vary depending upon future needs of the Bank & availability of candidates under the respective category:- 

Number of student intake per batch

Age as on 01/04/2017

Unreserved OBC SC ST Total out of which Minimum 20 years – OC VI HI Maximum 29 years
206 22 62 10 300 3 3 3



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