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Federal Bank will release the PO notification tentatively with in first week of May for the recruitment of Probationary Officers in its various branches. Aspirants who are under the age of 27 and have a post-graduate degree can apply for the Federal Bank PO on their official website.
Aspirants are shortlisted based on certain criteria and the additional location criteria which are explained in this article. Shortlisted individuals will have to take up an Online examination, interviews and a group discussion as a part of the selection process. The final results will be finalalized based on their performance in all these phases of the examination.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Overview
A brief overview about Federal Bank Recruitment 20223 is tabulated below:
|Post Name||Probationary Officers|
|Vacancy||To be notified|
|Mode Of Exam||Online|
|Selection Process||Written test, Interview and Group discussion|
|Salary Scale||Rs.23,700 per month.|
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Important Dates
Important dates with respect to Federal Bank PO Recruitment 2023 is tabulated below:
Important Dates – Federal Bank Recruitment 2023
|Apply Online Date||First week of May 2023|
|Last Date for payment of Application Fees||Last week of May 2023|
|Call letter for Written Test Exam||First week of June 2023|
|Written Test||First week of June 2023|
|Result||Second week of June 2023|
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Salary
The basic pay of Federal Bank PO INR.23,700 per month. The gross earnings of a PO of Federal Bank are INR.7,50,000 to INR.9,00,000. The total salary amount of Federal Bank Probationary Officer varies depending on the place of posting and the posts.
Along with the salary, aspirants also get allowances like- House Rent Allowances, Dearness Allowances, Accident Insurance, LTC, Medical Facilities, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance, Loan Facilities, and Other Allowances.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Eligibility
The eligibility criteria for 2023 have not yet been released, however till the official notification is released aspirants can follow the previous year’s eligibility criteria as many changes are not expected. The eligibility criteria consists of Age limit, Academic Qualifications, nationality etc. .
Aspirants who are older than the age of 26 will not be allowed to apply for the post, all applicants must be younger than the age of 26 as of the date mentioned on the notification. Aspirants over the age limit will not be allowed to take the examination.
There are a few mandatory educational qualifications that every aspirant must have completed in order to get shortlisted for the exam. They can check the list below to see if they are eligible to apply for the Probation Officer post or not.
- Aspirants must have a postgraduate degree in any stream from a recognized institution with a minimum of 60% marks.
- Aspirants must score 60% marks from grade 10 till the completion of their schooling.
- The applicant must have completed their studies in a regular mode in both their college and schooling.
The aspirants applying must know that they also have location restrictions for the post of Probation Officer. The same is discussed below.
- Applicants must be Indian citizens.
- The applicant’ place of domicile must be either one of Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra,West Bengal, Haryana, New Delhi, or Punjab.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: How to Apply?
Aspirants must apply online through the official Federal Bank website. The process for the same is mentioned below.
Step 1: Enter the official Federal Bank website – https://www.federalbank.co.in/
Step 2: Now look for the “Careers” tab and click on “Current Openings” and further on “Recruitment process 2023”
Step 3: The aspirant must then read all the instructions to ensure that they are eligible for the post.
Step 4: Now the aspirant can click on “Apply now” and then on “Click here for new registration.”
Step 5: Following this, the aspirant must then enter their Name, Email ID, Contact number, etc. Now a registration number and password for the individual will be created. The aspirant can then log in using these credentials.
Step 6: After successful registration, the aspirant must upload scanned copies of their photograph and signature in the requested format and size.
Step 7: Fill in the details like academic and personal details.
Step 8: Recheck the entered details and go ahead to the “payments” tab and pay the application fee.
Step 9: Submit the completed form and take a print out for future reference.
All aspiring candidates must pay an application fee to be able to successfully apply for the PO post. The payments can be made via any online mode (Internet Banking/debit card/credit card). The application fee for different categories is given below:
- SC/ST – Rs 350/-
- General/Others – Rs 700/-
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Exam Pattern
The aspirants will be selected based on their performance in the online test, group discussion, and interview. The exam tests the individuals in five sections as follows.
- Verbal Ability (English)
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Reasoning/Logical Aptitude
- General, Socio-Economic, and Banking
- Sales Aptitude
The mode of language for all the sections will be English. The exam pattern is tabulated below:
|Section||Total Questions||Number of marks allotted||Exam Duration|
|Verbal Ability (English)||35||35||90 Minutes|
|General, Socio-Economic and banking||30||30|
Aspirants must note that ¼ mark is reduced for every wrong answer and the test is held online.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Syllabus
To start preparing for the Federal Bank PO Exam one must go through the syllabus on which they will be tested, given below is the tentative syllabus for the year 2023 based on previous years.
- Reading Comprehensions
- Cloze Test
- Fill in the Blanks
- Match the Columns
- Error Detection
- Jumbled word/Paragraphs
- Vocabulary & Grammar
- One Word Substitution
- Idioms and Phrases
- Antonyms and Synonyms
- Grouping Identical Figures
- Blood Relations
- Figure Matrix Questions
- Mirror Images
- Test of Direction Sense
- Non-Verbal Series
- Number Series
- Venn diagram
- Problems on Age Calculation
- Alphabet Series
- Arithmetical Reasoning
- Decision Making
- Number Ranking
- Complex Number and Quadratic Equations
- Compound Interests
- Coordinate Geometry
- Decimal Fractions
- Height and Distance
- LCM and HCF
- Linear Equations
- Number System
- Odd Man Out and Series
- Pipes and Cistern
- Problems on Age
- Problems on Trains
- Profit and Loss
- Races and Games
- Ratio and Proportion
- Relations and Functions
- Simple Interest
General, Socio-Economic and Banking
- Important Financial & Economic News.
- Science – Inventions & Discoveries.
- Indian Constitution.
- Budget and Five-Year Plans.
- Scientific Research.
- India and its neighboring countries.
- Current Affairs – National & International.
- Economy, Banking, and Finance.
- Knowledge of Current Events.
- Countries & Capitals.
- General Politics etc.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Selection Process
The selection process consists of three stages:
Stage 1: Online Written test
Stage 2: Interview
Stage 3: Group Discussion
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Admit Card
The admit card will be issued only to shortlisted individuals on the official website. The admit card has information such as the name of the applicant, the date of the exam, the location of the exam center, exam timings, etc. The process for downloading the same is outlined below.
Step 1: Open the Official website wherein the aspirant will find the latest information about the release of admit card and click on download.
Step 2: The website will ask for the registration number and DOB (date of birth) which has to be entered correctly, individuals failing to do so cannot access the download.
Step 3: The aspirants must check all the details on the admit card and can then download the same.
Details mentioned on the Admit Card
- Candidate Name
- Hall Ticket Number
- Registration Number
- Test Timing
- Location of the Exam Center
- Exam Name
- Reporting time
- Date of Birth
- Photo and signature
- Important instructions
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Cut-off
The Official Federal Bank PO exam cutoff will be published after the results on the official website. Given in the table are the expected cutoff marks for each section.
|Category||Expected Cut-Off Marks|
|General, Socio-Economic and Banking Awareness||18-20|
|Sales Aptitude||Not known|
Factors Affecting the cut-off marks
There are several factors that affect the cut-off marks of the exam. They are:
- The total number of examinees
- How difficult the question paper was
- Cutoff for each section
- Answer Key
- The total number of vacancies
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: Result
The results of the Federal Bank PO exam will be published on the official website only. The aspirants who attended the examination must check the website regularly so that they do not miss any of the notifications of the results. The steps to check the Federal Bank PO results are given below:
Step 1: The aspirant must first log in to the official website using the login credentials – registration number and password.
Step 2: Click on the notification for results, the webpage will ask for the aspirant’s name and registration number
Step 3: Enter the details and the results will appear on your screen.
Federal Bank Recruitment 2023: FAQs?
1. What is the selection process for the Federal Bank Probationary Officer exam?
Ans. The selection process for this exam encompasses 3 stages: online written test, interview, and group discussion.
2. How many attempts can a aspirant take on the Federal bank PO exam?
Ans. There is no specified number of attempts on the PO post and no limit on the number of times one wants to apply for the same.
3. What are the eligibility criteria to join the Federal Bank as a PO?
Ans. The aspirant should be a minimum graduate and should have completed studies upto 10th Standard with a Regular mode of Study, the aggregate percentage of marks must be consistently above 60% at each stage of education.
4. What should I do if the details on my PO admit card are wrong?
Ans. If the information on the Federal Bank PO Admit Card does not match the information on the application form during the verification process, the aspirants will be denied entry into the exam venue. Therefore, individuals are advised to check all the details before downloading the admit card. Aspirants can contact Federal Bank officials using email id given below. Email ID: email@example.com.