BOB PO Recruitment 2017, 400 Probationary Officer Posts

BOB PO Recruitment 2017 Overview :

The Bank of Baroda has started online registration for BOB PO Recruitment 2017 from 1st April 2017 for 400 vacancies of Probationary Officer (PO) posts in Junior Management Grade/ Scale-1. The BOB PO Notification 2017 has been released and last date to apply is 1st May 2017. All the interested candidates may apply for BOB vacancy 2017 online application on the official website i.e. Here we will give you all the details of BOB PO 2017 Recruitment, job details, education criteria, syllabus, exam dates, procedure, Bank of Baroda Recruitment 2017 online application form, how to pay the application fee and so forth. Here in this post, we have also shared the direct link by which you can fill the application form quickly.

About BOB: The Bank of Baroda is a first Indian International bank and financial services company which has internationally linked. The headquarter of the Bank of Baroda is in Vadodara earlier known as Baroda in Gujarat, India. After State Bank of India (SBI), the Bank of Baroda is the second largest bank in India. It has a corporate office located in the in Mumbai. The founder of the bank is the Maharaja of Baroda, Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III. They started the bank on 20 July 1908 in the Princely State of Baroda, in Gujarat. The bank of Broad has been named as a profit-making public sector undertaking (PSU). The bank has collaborated with 13 other major commercial banks of India, and they were nationalized on 19 July 1969, by the Government of India.

BOB Recruitment 2017 Vacancy Details :

The Notification for the BOB Recruitment 2017 has been released. The bank of Baroda has released the notification to fill up the vacancies of Probationary Officers (PO) for their organization. Let us have a look on the Bank of Baroda Vacancy 2017 Details mentioned below.

  • Name of Organization: Bank of Baroda
  • Total Number of vacancies: 400 vacancies
  • Official portal:
  • Training Duration: 3 Months
  • Mode of Application: Online
  • Name of vacancy: Probationary Officer

Category Wise Vacancy Details:

  • Unreserved: 202
  • OBC: 108
  • SC: 60
  • ST: 30

BOB PO 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

The applicant should have Degree in any discipline from recognized institutions by the Govt. of India or any equivalent qualification under the banner of the central government. Degree is passed with minimum 55% and 50% for SC/ST/PWD in any discipline. The candidate must have the original Mark-sheet or Degree Certificate.

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: The lower age limit is 20 and upper age limit is 28 years for BOB PO recruitment 2017. There is age relaxation for the reserved categories according to the government rule. Below we have mentioned all the details for the Age limit in BOB Probationary Officer vacancy 2017.




5 years


3 years


5 years


SC/ST- 15 years, OBC-13 years, Gen-10 years

Defense Personnel

3 years

Persons domiciled in Kashmir Division of Jammu & Kashmir State during the period from 1-1-80 to 31-12-89

5 years

Existing confirmed employees of Public Sector General Insurance Companies.

8 years

BOB PO 2017 Exam Dates :

Here below we have mentioned the important dates related to BOB PO Recruitment 2017. Let us have a look.

Name of Events

Important Dates

Online Registration started


Payment of Application Fees

01.04.2017 to 01.05.2017

Last date to register


Download of Call letter/admit card for Examination


Date of Examination


Personal Interview & GD 


Bank of Baroda Recruitment 2017 :

The Bank of Baroda has published on 1st April 2017 online registration form for PO vacancies. Now all the interested and eligible candidates can apply for Bank of Baroda Probationary Officer posts. The last date to register is 1st May 2017. We have mentioned some simple steps below by which you can fill the BOB PO application form 2017 form quickly.

  • Visit the official Website of IBPS i.e.
  • Click on "CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR SELECTION FOR ADMISSION TO BARODA MANIPAL SCHOOL OF BANKING” to registering by entering basic information in the Bank of Baroda PO online application form.
  • Now your Provisional Username and password generated.
  • An Email & SMS regarding Provisional Registration number and Password will be sent.
  • Upload the photograph and signature, in the mandatory column.
  • Pay the Application from.
  • At last submit the form.

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BOB PO 2017 Application Fee :

The charges for the registering in the recruitment process is as mentioned below.

  • Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  • Rs. 750 /- for all others

Note: You can make payment by using all type of Debit Cards (RuPay /Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.

BOB PO 2017 Exam Pattern :

Bank of Baroda recruitment 2017 has written examination for the selection of candidates.Furthermore, we shared entire Bank of Baroda Exam Pattern 2017 below. Before studying for the exam, firstly it is always better to understand the exam pattern of the exam. Let discuss the BOB PO 2017 exam pattern below. The exam is divided into two sections:

Objective Type Test: This section carries total 200 marks out of total scores. This section will have multiple choice question in which you have to select the correct option.

  • Reasoning: 50 marks
  • Quantitative Aptitude: 50 marks
  • General Awareness: 50 marks
  • English Language: 50 marks

Descriptive Test: The descriptive test have 2 Questions for 50 marks both. The motive of this exam is to check the ability of candidate in reading and writing English.

  • English Language: 2 questions worth 50 marks.

BOB PO 2017 Syllabus :

We discussed the exam pattern for the Bank of Baroda Recruitment 2017. Now let us discuss the syllabus of the exam. By checking the syllabus before starting preparation gives you the rough idea of making the study plan. There are four sections in the question paper i.e. Reasoning Ability, English Language, Numerical Ability, and General Awareness. If you want to make the proper study plan, then you have to go through the Bank of Baroda PO syllabus 2017. Therefore let us explain more about the syllabus.

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles
  • Coding - Decoding (New as well as Old Pattern)
  • Order and Ranking
  • Input - Output
  • Direction based problems
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Syllogism (New as well as Old Pattern)
  • Blood Relations (Coded as well as Direct)
  • Seating Arrangement (Circular, Square and Linear)
  • Inequality (Both Direct and Coded)
  • Alphanumeric Series

English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Para/ Sentence Completion
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Fill in the Blanks / Double Fillers
  • Para Jumbles
  • Cloze Test
  • Spotting Errors

Numerical Ability

  • Simplification / Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Number Series
  • Arithmetic Topics including following -
  • Problem on Ages
  • Data Interpretation (Try to have a thorough practice of calculative sets)
  • Profit, Loss and Discount
  • Averages
  • Time & Work
  • Mixture and Allegations
  • Time, Speed and Distance
  • Boats & Streams
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Mathematical Inequalities
  • Mensuration
  • Ratio and Proportion

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs & Insurance and Banking Awareness topics
  • Books & authors, Important Places, Awards, Headquarters, Policies, Important Days & themes, and so forth.
  • Last 6 month updates from all around the world.
  • General knowledge topics included are Economics, Banking, Currencies, History, Geography, and so forth).

BOB PO 2017 Selection Procedure :

The selection process of Bank of Baroda PO Recruitment 2017 is divided into four stages. Firstly, all the Candidates have to appear in the online examination which is also split into two sections i.e. Objective and Descriptive. After that, the candidate who selects in the written exam is followed by Psychometric Assessment. Thirdly after the candidates will be shortlisted for Group Discussion (GD) and lastly, eligible and deserving application present in Personal Interview. Moreover, let us discuss the BOB PO 2017 Exam Selection Procedure.

  • Online written Exam
  • Psychometric Assessment
  • Group Discussion (GD)
  • Personal Interview (PI)

BOB PO Admit Card 2017 :

Bank of Baroda is the organising the BOB PO Exam 2017 in all over India. The Interview and GD Admit Card for BOB PO 2017 has released online on 24th June 2017. All the candidates who successfully registered themselves for the exam are able to download Bank of Baroda 2017 Admit Card from the official website. The Interview and GD round is the final stage of the selection procedure. The personal Interview and GD round is going to be held on 16th July 2017. Furthermore, all the candidates who shortlisted for the PI & GD Round can Download BOB PO Admit Card 2017 till 16h July before the examination by using their Roll number and Date of Birth. It is mandatory to carry admit card during the examination without admit card you will not be allowed to sit in the examination hall.

BOB PO Cut Off 2017 :

The Bank of Baroda will release the BOB PO Cut Off 2017 at the time of result declaration. The cutoff is the least score which is compulsory to secure by the candidate. The BOB PO cut off will be decided on the basis of various factors like the number of candidates appeared, the level of the exam and so forth. The cutoff is set according to the government rules and regulations. Each candidate will get deserving marks. There is reservation in marks, and it is given to the candidates who are from backward and reserved category. The Bank of Baroda will declare the cutoff soon on the official website. The cutoff marks will decide as per the performance of the students in the exam.

BOB PO Result 2017 :

The Bank of Baroda PO Final Result 2017 has been announced on the official website. According to the BOB PO Final Result, marks obtained by the candidate is the final marks by which candidate's merit has been decided. Bank of Baroda has released the BMSB PO final result only for those candidates who got marks as per the agreed cut off the score. Applicants can check the result by using roll number and name.

BOB PO Online Test Series 2017 :

Every Exam needs hard work and effort if you want success. To master any subject, the students have to work hard and study consistently. Here we will help you in the preparation of BOB PO 2017 Online Test Series in which you will get free mock tests with the three separate sectional tests to improve the knowledge of the candidate. We will give you doubt session in which you can ask your doubts to experts. This is the best platform to learn effectively.

BOB PO Previous Year Papers :

We will provide you old question papers to enhance your knowledge about the question paper. These exam paper will familiarize you with the type of questions and also will give you the idea of the relevant topics. Therefore, here we have mentioned BOB PO Previous Year Papers which will surely help you in qualifying the exam. You can visit our official last year paper section for more details.

BOB PO Preparation :

Here below we have mentioned the Preparation Tips for BOB PO 2017 Exam. 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. Here we shared best preparation tips. Let us have a look on them.

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

Do you want to clear BOB PO exam with a good score? If yes, then you should join the BOB 2017 Online Coaching whereby you may study with video lectures, concepts, online practice tests, online test series, live classes, and previous year paper.