After completing the specially designed Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance (PGDBF) course, candidates are recruited for the post of Probationary Officers in Junior Grade Scale I by the Canara Bank. Candidates can enrol for the Canara Bank PGDBF program at either Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd’s Bengaluru campus or NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd’s Greater Noida campus for a one-year training program.
The online objective exam is used to select candidates for admission to the course, followed by a Group Discussion and a Personal Interview. The online objective exam is used to select candidates for admission to the course, followed by a Group Discussion and a Personal Interview. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is in charge of conducting the online exam, while Canara Bank is in charge of the other selection processes. Canara Bank also recruits candidates for the post of PO based on the IBPS PO exam, including a prelims and mains exam and an interview.
|Exam name||Canara Bank PO|
|Conducted by||Canara Bank|
|Exam stages||Online exam, Group Discussion and Personal Interview|
|Exam duration||2 hours|
|Exam language||English and Hindi|
|Exam purpose||Selection of Probationary Officers (POs) in the bank after completing a one-year PGDBF course in Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd or NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd|
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The selected candidates would be paid a pay scale of Rs 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020. They are also eligible for Dearness Allowance, Housing Allowance, Child Care Allowance, Medical Assistance, and Leave Fare Concession, among other benefits. Depending on where they are posted, they will also be provided with conveyance, furniture, and other amenities.
Here’s the complete process of Canara Bank PO Selection:
The application form for Canara Bank PO will be available online at the bank’s official website. The exam application fee is Rs 708 for general candidates and Rs 118 for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
Admit cards are released two to three weeks before the exam. Candidates can get their Canara Bank PO admit card by logging in with their registration number, roll number, date of birth, or password.
Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language, and General Knowledge are the four topics covered in the online test. There will be a total of 200 questions in the exam. The exam has a total of 200 marks. Negative marks will be provided for incorrect answers. To pass the exam, candidates must score the sectional and overall cut off points. Candidates in the ratio 1:3 will be called for Group Discussion and Interview, depending on the vacancies.
Canara Bank PO results will be available online in phases. Candidates will be able to access their results either by login or in PDF format.
Group Discussion and Interview are worth a total of 50 marks. The exam requires a minimum qualifying score of 40% for general candidates (35 per cent for SC, ST, OBC, and PWBD candidates).
For final selection, the online exam, group discussion, and personal interview are weighted 50:20:30, respectively. Canara Bank PGDBF candidates are chosen based on their success in the online exam, group discussion, and personal interview.
The course requires nine months of classroom teaching and three months of internship at Canara Bank branches and offices.
The Bengaluru campus of Manipal Global Education Services Pvt. Ltd. charges Rs 4,13,000. The fees at the Greater Noida campus of NITTE Education International Pvt. Ltd. are Rs 3,54,000.
Candidates are selected using a merit-cum-preference method.
Yes, qualified marks in graduation are 60 percent for SC/ST/PWBD, and 55 percent for SC/ST/PWBD or equivalent grades.
Yes, at the time of enrolment in the course, chosen applicants must sign a five-year bond. Since successful completion of the probationary period as a Probationary Officer, the bond continues in place.
For selection, candidates must achieve the Canara Bank PO cutoff marks in the Online Test, Group Discussion, and Interview.
Yeah, candidates must present photo-identity evidence such as a PAN card, passport, driving licence, voter’s card, bank pass book, etc. while taking the online exam, group conversation, or interview.
Candidates joining the bank as POs will be on probation for one year after successfully completing the Canara Bank PGDBF course.
Candidates will get a stipend of Rs 10,000 during their internship.