Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is conducting the preliminary examination on October 3, 10, and 11, 2020. Know the IBPS PO Shift Timings and the complete Exam Schedule for the Mains exam. Enhance your preparation for the upcoming IBPS PO Exam and get qualified for the further stages.

  • Through IBPS PO Recruitment 2020, more than 1417 Probationary Officer in Public Sector Banks.
  • Candidates can check IBPS PO Mains Cut Off Marks to know what is the expected cut off and also know the previous year trend followed in cut off marks.
  • Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to conduct the IBPS PO Prelims Exam in 4 Shifts.

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IBPS PO Prelims Shift Timings 2020

Here is the detailed Going through the IBPS PO Exam Analysis will help candidates with a complete review of the Probationary Officer Exam, questions asked in each shift and expected questions & topics in upcoming shifts.

IBPS PO Exam Date October 3, 2020 October 10, 2020 October 11, 2020
Reporting Time Exam Timings Reporting Time Exam Timings Reporting Time Exam Timings
Shift 1 08:00 AM 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM 08:00 AM 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM 08:00 AM 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Shift 2 10:30 AM 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 10:30 AM 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 10:30 AM 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Shift 3 01:00 PM 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM 01:00 PM 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM 01:00 PM 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Shift 4 03:30 PM 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM 03:30 PM 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM 03:30 PM 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM

IBPS PO Exam Schedule 2020

The complete IBPS PO Exam Schedule for the prelims exam has been mentioned below in detail. Candidates appearing for the exam can go through important IBPS PO Preparation Tips to Crack the Bank PO exam in one go. The IBPSS PO Shift Timings for all 4 shifts along with the reporting time and last entry time has been given below. Make sure to reach the exam centre 1 hour before the exam

IBPS PO Prelims Shift 1 Exam Timings

  • Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will conduct the Shift 1 Prelims Exam from 09:00 to 10:AM. 
  • All candidates are expected to report to the exam centre 1 hour before the exam starts. 08:00 A.M is the reporting time for the examination. 
  • The gates to the exam will close 30 minutes before the exam starts. The gates for Shift 1 Exam will close by 8:30 A.M

IBPS PO Prelims Shift 2 Exam Timings

  • IBPS PO Shift Timings for Shift 2 exam is 12:00 P.M. to 01:00 P.M. 
  • Reporting Time at the exam centre is 11:00 A.M. Candidates need to report to the examination centre 1 hour before the exam starts.  
  • The Gates for Shift 2 Exam will close 30 minutes before the exam starts. No entry will be allowed after 11:30 A.M.

IBPS PO Prelims Shift 3 Exam Timings

  • IBPS PO Shift Timings for Shift 3 exam is 03:00 P.M. to 04:00 P.M. 
  • Reporting Time at the exam centre is 02:00 P.M. Candidates need to report to the examination centre 1 hour before the exam starts.  
  • The Gates for Shift 3 Exam will close 30 minutes before the exam starts. No entry will be allowed after 02:30 P.M

IBPS PO Prelims Shift 4 Exam Timings

  • IBPS PO Shift Timings for Shift 4 exam is 06:00 P.M. to 07:00 P.M. 
  • Reporting Time at the exam centre is 05:00 P.M. Candidates need to report to the examination centre 1 hour before the exam starts.  
  • The Gates for Shift 4 Exam will close 30 minutes before the exam starts. No entry will be allowed after 05:30 P.M

IBPS PO Selection Process 2020

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will select candidates on the basis:-

  1. Prelims Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Face to Face Interview

Important highlights for the Prelims IBPS PO Exam Pattern have been mentioned below

  • The Prelims Exam will be conducted Online for 60 minutes.
  • IBPS Bank PO Prelims Exam will have 100 multiple-choice questions.
  • Negative Marking- For each incorrect answer there is a markdown of 0.25 marks.
  • Each correct answer will be rewarded with +1 marks.

IBPS PO Exam Day Instructions 2020

In order to have a hassle-free paper, follow these important instructions specified by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection

  • Be present at the exam centre at least 1 hour before the IBPS PO Shift Timings.
  • The Gates to the exam centre will close 30 minutes before the exam starts.
  • Don’t carry any Electronic Gadget inside the premise.
  • Cell phones are not allowed inside the exam hall.
  • Any Expensive jewellery that you carry inside will be your own responsibility. We recommend you to not expensive jewellery inside the exam hall.
  • Don’t forget to carry your Hall Ticket and identification proof to the Exam Center.

FAQ's

What are the IBPS PO Shift Timings for Prelims Exam 2019?

The Prelims exam will be conducted in 4 shifts and the exam will start at 8:30 A.M, 10:30 A.M, 1:30 P.M and 3:30 P.M respectively.

How many shifts are there in IBPS PO Prelims Exam 2019?

IBPS PO Prelims exam will be conducted in 4 shifts throughout the day.

What is the reporting time for IBPS PO Exam?

Candidates must report to the examination center 1 hour before the examination time and the gates to the exam center will close 30 minutes before the examination starts.

What is the duration for the IBPS PO Prelims Exam?

The IBPS Bank PO Prelims exam will be conducted for 60 minutes (1 Hour). 

When will the first shift start for IBPS PO Prelims exam 2019?

The IBPS PO Prelims Shift 1 Exam will start at 8:30 a.m and get over at 9:30 a.m.