Bank of Baroda PO Preparation


What is Bank of Baroda PO Exam?

Bank of Baroda has released recruitment notification for PO 2018 exam. This BOB recruitment is for Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade/Scale-I to fill total 600 vacancies. Take a tour of syllabus and pattern for Bank of Baroda PO Preparation with our Best Online Bank of Baroda PO Study material, Ebooks, Video Lectures, Notes etc. and also give a mock test to test youself.


Why Bank of Baroda PO?

    Eligibility Criteria

    Educational Qualification:

    Candidates must have (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. For more details plz check official notification.

    Nationality / Citizenship:

    A candidate must be either -
    A Citizen of India
    A subject of Nepal
    A subject of Bhutan
    A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.

    Age Limit:

    Candidates age should be between 20 to 28 years. The age relaxation for the reserved categories according to the government rule. Below we have mentioned all the details for the Age limit in BOB PO vacancy 2018.

    Sl. no. Category Age Relaxation
    1. SC/ST 5 Years
    2. OBC 3 Years
    3. PWD (SC/ST)-15 Years
    (OBC) - 13 Years
    (Gen)- 10 Years
    4. Ex Servicemen 5 Years
    5. Defense Personnel 3 Years
    6. Persons domiciled in Kashmir Division of Jammu &
    Kashmir State during the period from 1-1-80 to 31-12-89
    5 Years
    7. Existing confirmed employees of Public Sector
    General Insurance Companies.
    8 Years

    Examination Pattern & Selection Procedure

    Section No. of Questions MarksMedium of Exam Duration
    Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 50 Questions 75 Marks English & Hindi 2 Hours 30 Minutes
    General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 Questions 40 Marks
    Quantitative Aptitude 40 Questions 50 Marks
    English Language 35 Questions 35 Marks English
    Total 165 200
    English Language (Letter & Essay Writing) 2 50 English 30 Minutes
    1/4th Negative Marking for each wrong answer.
    After qualifying Written Exam, you will be called for GD & Interview.

    Your Selection is based on 2 stages:
    1. Online Written Exam + Descriptive Test
    2. Psychometric Test (Qualifying) + Group Discussion & Interview

    Bank of Baroda PO Syllabus

    Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language General/Economy/Banking Awareness
    Syllogism Reading Comprehension Data Interpretation News related to Reserve Bank of India
    Seating Arrangement - Circular table and Line (North & South) Spotting Error Number Series Banking Awareness
    Puzzle - Floor based, box based Fill in the blank Quadratic Equation Financial Awareness
    Input Output Cloze test Approximation / Simplification Current Affairs
    Inequality Para-Jumbles Miscellaneous Questions which includes Average
    Data Sufficiency Sentence Improvement Profit & Loss
    Coding Decoding Sentence Connectors Time & Work
    Miscellaneous Questions which includes topics Blood relation Time & Distance
    Ranking Partnership
    Direction Ratio & Proportion
    Input Output Problem on Ages
    Coding Decoding Probability

    Important Dates

    Event's Important Date's
    Online Application Starts 12th June 2018 onwards
    Online Application Ends 2nd July 2018
    Online Payment 12th June to 2nd July 2018
    Admit Card Download (Tentative) 18th July 2018 onwards
    Online Exam (Tentative) 28th July 2018

    How To Apply?

    1. You have to register first with all the required details.
    2. You will then receive a Login Id & Password.
    3. Save the Login ID & Password for future reference.
    4. Log In with the Id & Password you received.
    5. Fill up the application form carefully.
    6. Proceed with the Payment of Fees
    7. Submit the Application form.
    8. Alternatively, you can visit the Bank of Baroda Official Website.
    9. Click Careers at the end of the page.
    10. Further Click Current Opportunities.
    11. You will find the link to the Recruitment Advertisement & Direct Link to apply.
    12. Follow Steps 2-8 carefully.

    Application Fee

    Sl. No. Category Total
    1. SC/ST/PWD Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only)
    2. General, OBC Rs.600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)
    Click here to Apply

    Bank of Baroda PO Admit Card

    Bank of Baroda PO Exam is on 28th July 2018 in all over India. Therefore, Bank of Baroda PO Admit Card 2018 for all these post will be released after 18th July 2018 .

    1. Firstly, visit the official portal of Bank of Baroda.
    2. Find a relevant link to download Bank of Baroda Probationary Officer Hall Ticket on the home page screen.
    3. Then, click on that link.
    4. Enter the required fields like Registration Number, Date of Birth it asks for at the time of Login.
    5. Verify the entered data and then hit the Submit Button.
    6. Thus, a new page will be opened showing up the Bank of Baroda PO Admit Card.
    7. Finally, take a print out of BOB Probationary Officer 2018 Admit Card and preserve it for future reference.

    Bank of Baroda PO Vacancy

    The Notification of BOB 2018 Recruitment has been released and total 600 vacancies which is available for Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade / Scale-I posts.
    The selection will take place on basis of your score of Objective Test (including Descriptive paper) and GD + Interview. Upon qualifying all the stages of selection process, you get admission into a 9-month Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance course from Manipal Academy. After you complete this course successfully, you will be recruited as a PO in BOB. The application process is on! Last date to apply is 2nd July 2018.
    Let us have a look at the Bank of Baroda Vacancy 2018 Details mentioned below.

    Vacancies
    SC ST OBC* GEN Total
    90 45 162 303 600

    BOB PO Previous Year Cutoff Marks

    Cut off 2017

    BOB Phase I Cut Offs 2017

    Objective Paper BOB PO Cut Offs – Sectional wise & Category Wise
    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    Reasoning Ability 16.50 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25
    English 11.75 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5
    General Awareness 8.75 5.25 5.25 5.25 5.25 5.25 5.25
    Quantitative Aptitude 12.25 8.50 8.50 8.50 8.50 8.50 8.50
    Descriptive Test BOB PO Cut Offs
    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    Descriptive Paper 17.5 15 15 15 15 15 15

    BOB Phase II Cut Offs 2017 – GD & Interview

    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    GD (50 Marks) 20 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5
    Interview (50 Marks) 20 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5

    Cut off 2016

    BOB Phase I Cut Offs 2016

    Objective Paper BOB PO Cut Offs – Sectional wise & Category Wise
    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    Reasoning Ability 15.25 10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75 10.75
    English 14.50 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5
    General Awareness 14.75 10.25 10.25 10.25 10.25 10.25 10.25
    Quantitative Aptitude 11.75 7 7 7 7 7 7
    Descriptive Test BOB PO Cut Offs
    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    Descriptive Paper 17.5 15 15 15 15 15 15

    BOB Phase II Cut Offs 2016 – GD & Interview

    Category GEN OBC SC ST HI OC VI
    GD (50 Marks) 20 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5
    Interview (50 Marks) 20 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5

    How To Prepare?

    To get prepared, you should have some tricks and tips by which you can balance your time. So to reduce your time and to improve your accuracy. Let us have a look on some preparation tips.
    1. You have to work hard no matter what.
    2. Be consistent. If you get diverted, then you will waste your time
    3. Practice as much as you can.
    4. Be focused on studies.
    5. Try to solve each type of questions.
    6. Improve your speed by practicing more

    Practice Paper

    Bank of Baroda PO Exam Faq's