BOB PO – Selection Procedure

BOB PO Selection Procedure:

Candidates shall be selected through a selection process consisting of

Stage 1: online exam (objective + descriptive) followed by

Stage 2: Psychometric Assessment

Stage 3: Group Discussion (GD) and

Stage 4: Personal Interview (PI)

BOB PO: Exam Pattern

S. No

Subjects No. of. Qts Marks Duration
1 Logical Reasoning 50 50 Composite time of 120 mints
2 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
3 General Awareness 50 50
4 General English 50 50

BOB PO Descriptive Paper:

2 Questions – 50 Marks – 30 mints

Note: You need to secure sectional and overall cut off in order to qualify for Group Discussion/ Interview.

About the Manipal Program:

The course consists of -9- months on-campus program, on completion of which 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.

However, immediately after joining the Bank, a -3- (three) months Work Integrated Learning (WIL) in the form of On the Job Training will have to be carried out by the candidate at a Bank of Baroda branch, the completion of which will lead to the award of a Post-Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance by Manipal University.

Admission to the -9- (nine) months Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance course from Manipal University to be conducted at the Baroda Manipal school of Banking comes with the assurance of a full-fledged Banking career with Bank of Baroda on successful completion of the course.

About the BOB PO Manipal Training Period:

After selection, all candidates will be admitted into 1 year residential PG diploma course in banking that costs Rs.3.45 lacs which would be provided by Bank of Baroda as a loan.

During the training period,

  • Rs.2500 shall be paid during classroom training (9 months)
  • 3 months Work Integrated Learning (WIL) after joining as PO in BOB.

The EMI for this loan amount shall be deducted automatically from your salary (after joining Bank of Baroda) every month for the next 7 years.

On completing 5 years of service in the bank, the loan amount of Rs.3.45 lacs will be returned/ reimbursed to the candidate.

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