Bank of Baroda announces 600 PO posts

Bank of Baroda has announced recruitment of 600 POs through a -9- (nine) months Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance course in Baroda Manipal School of Banking. The course consists of -9- month on campus program and on successful completion of the course, the candidate would be awarded a Post Graduate Certificate in Banking & Finance and will be offered appointment in the Bank as Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade / Scale-I.

(A) Important Dates :

  • Start date for Online Registration : 12.06.2018
  • Online Payment of Application Fees / Intimation Charges : 12.06.2018 to 02.07.2018
  • Download of Call letters for Online Examination (Tentative) : After 18.07.2018
  • Date of Online Examination (Tentative) : 28.07.2018

(B) Total Posts :

Number of students intake Age (As on 02.07.2018)
SC ST OBC UR Total Minimum Maximum
90 45 162 303 600 20 years 28 years


The fees for this Course will be ` 3, 45, 000/- (all inclusive of boarding, Lodging and course fees, other fees, etc.) plus applicable taxes to be paid by the student.

(D) Eligibility Criteria :

Educational Qualifications (As on 02.07.2018) : A Degree (Graduation) with minimum 55% (50% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government.

Age (as on 02.07.2018) :Minimum 20 years - Maximum 28 years

(E) Application Fee :

Category of Applicant Amount of Fees / Intimation Charges (Non-refundable)
SC / ST / Persons with Disability (PWD) Rs. 100/-
GEN / OBC Rs. 600/-

(F) Selection Process and Exam Pattern :

Candidates shall be selected by BOB through a selection process consisting of an (open) online exam followed by Group Discussion and Interview.

The structure of the online examination will be as follows:

Sr. No. Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Time allotted for each test
1 Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 50 75 English & Hindi Composite time of 2 Hours 30 minutes
2 General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40
3 Quantitative Aptitude 40 50
4 English Language 35 35 English
TOTAL 165 200 2 Hours 30 minutes
5 English Language (Letter writing & Essay) 2 50 English 30 minutes

There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score.