BOB Manipal PO Notification 2022: Download PDF, Exam Date

BOB Manipal PO Notification 2022: Download PDF, Exam Date

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Aug 25, 2020
Bank of Baroda will soon release the BOB Manipal PO 2020 notification along with the important details at the official site. Read here full details about the upcoming notification.

BOB Manipal PO Notification 2020

BOB Manipal PO notification 2020 will be released soon. Bank of Baroda will soon publish the official notification of BOB Manipal recruitment 2020. Earlier, BOB used to releases the vacancies for the post of probationary officers on a yearly basis but wasn't released last year.

BOB Manipal PO PGDBF exam date will also be disclosed along with the notification PDF. BOB Manipal PO online application 2020 link will also be activated on the same day after the release of the notification. Previously, BOB Manipal PO PGDBF notification was released for a total of 600 vacancies which may be increased this time.

Note: The news to fill Bank of Baroda (BOB) Manipal PO 2020 application form has been spread on the internet, we urge you to not fill such form, as no official notification is released yet.

Furthermore, you can check all the details for the upcoming BOB Manipal PO exam like syllabus, new exam pattern, revised eligibility criteria, question paper, vacancy info, and free mock test for Bank of Baroda Manipal PO online preparation below.

BOB Manipal PO 2020 Notification PDF, (Download Soon)

What is BOB Manipal PO PGDBF Exam?

  • Bank of Baroda Manipal is a 1-year program out of which 9 months on-campus program.
  • On completion of the same, candidates are awarded a Post Graduate Certificate in Banking & Finance and are offered an appointment in the Bank as Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade/Scale-I. 
  • The fees for this course is Rs. 3,45,000/- (all inclusive of boarding, Lodging and course fees, other fees, etc.) plus applicable taxes to be paid by the student.
  • After completion of 5 years of active service, the course fee will be reimbursed by the bank.
  • The notification of Bank of Baroda Manipal PO will be published soon by the officials of Bank of Baroda.

What's New in BOB Manipal PO Exam 2020?

BOB Manipal PO 2020 notification has not been released yet, however, you can go through the following changes introduced under BOB Manipal PO recruitment 2018:

1. First, computer aptitude is added with the reasoning ability section in the BOB PO exam.

2. Second, the total number of questions is reduced to 165.

BOB Manipal Recruitment 2020: Important Dates

Exam Events

Important Dates

Opening Date of Online Application Form

To be announced soon

Last Date to Apply Online for BOB Manipal PO

To be announced soon

Download Date of BOB Manipal PO Admit Card

To be announced soon

BOB Manipal Exam Date 2020

To be announced soon

BOB Manipal PO Result

To be announced soon

BOB Manipal PO Vacancies 2020

The previous year, BOB Manipal 2018 notification was released for a total of 600 vacancies for Bank PO post in Bank of Baroda. This year, the notification has not been released yet however, we will update you with the list of fresh vacancies as soon as it is released under BOB Manipal notification 2020.

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Note: The intake of students in batches will be decided by the Bank, as per the requirement.

BOB Manipal PO Online Application Form 2020

BOB Manipal PO online application form link will be activated after the release of the notification. Read all the details mentioned in the notification carefully before applying for the BOB Manipal PO 2020 Exam.

Steps to apply for BOB Manipal PO Exam

  • Go to the official website of Bank of Baroda.
  • Go to the career section & click on the current opportunities.
  • Click on the BOB Manipal PO Recruitment 2020.
  • Now click on the application form link.
  • Fill up the correct details.
  • Upload scanned photograph & signature image.
  • Cross check all the details.
  • Enter captcha & click on the submit button.
  • Now pay the application fee.
  • Don't forget to take a print out of the e-receipt.

Application Fee

The application fee will be paid online through Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets. Below is the category-wise application fee required to be paid for each category:

Category of Applicant

Amount of Fees


Rs. 600/-


Rs. 100/-

BOB PO Eligibility Criteria


  • Must be an Indian citizen.
  • Or a citizen of Bhutan/Nepal/Bangladesh with a valid certificate issued by the government of India.

Age Limit

  • The minimum age of the candidate must not be less than 20 years.
  • The maximum age of the candidate must not exceed 28 years.
  • Also, there is an age relaxation as per Govt. rules which are as follows:
CategoryAge Relaxation
OBC3 years

Educational Qualification 

  • Graduate/Post Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university OR any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government with at least 55% marks in either of the degree examination (at least 50% for SC/ST) candidates.

BOB PO Admit Card

  • BOB Manipal PO admit card will be issued separately by the officials of Bank of Baroda.
  • Admit cards can be downloaded from the official website of Bank of Baroda.
  • None of the admit cards will be sent through posts.
  • To download the admit card, you need to enter the correct registration number & D.O.B.
  • Only the candidates who have submitted the application form along with the fees will be able to download the admit card.
  • You can check this space to download your BOB Manipal admit card, as soon as the link is activated.

Steps to download the admit card

  • You can directly visit the official website of BOB.
  • Go the careers column and click on the notification link.
  • Now, click on the link of the BOB Manipal PO admit card.
  • A new tab asking your registration number & DOB will appear.
  • Enter the correct details & click on the submit button.
  • A new tab showing your admit card will appear.
  • Download & take a print out of the BOB Manipal PO admit card.

BOB Manipal PO 2020 Exam Centres

  • Exam centers will be allotted on the basis of the applications received by BOB.
  • The objective & descriptive test will be conducted at the same centre.
  • Exam centers may vary for the interview round.
  • The exam center details will be mentioned in your call letters.
  • Once the centres are alotted, no request for change of centre will be entertained.

BOB PO Salary and Job Profile 2020

Salary and Perks

  • The BOB Manipal PO is absorbed in the scale of pay Rs. 23700-980x7/30560-1145x2/32850-1310x7/42020.
  • A newly recruited PO will have a basic pay of Rs. 23700/- and after one year, he/she will get an increment of Rs 980.
  • POs are also eligible for many other allowances such as DA, HRA, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance, Accident Insurance, and LTC, etc.
  • To get further details, take a look at Bank of Baroda BOB Manipal PO Salary, Perks, and Emoluments.

Job Profile

  • A BOB Manipal PO internship introduced by BOB itself the candidate will be appointed as PO in JMGS-I in BOB.
  • After the successful completion of the internship, candidates will be awarded the Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance and would be appointed as PO in JMGS-I in BOB. 
  • He/she can be posted anywhere in India as per Bank's discretion.
  • For more detailed information about the life before after BOB Manipal School of banking, check out the BOB (Bank of Baroda) Manipal PO Job Profile.

Career Growth

Due to a large number of vacancies in the middle management to senior management, promotions are very fast in Bank of Baroda. The career growth of a BOB PO is mentioned below:

  • Probationary Officer (Assistant Manager, JMGS - I)
  • Manager (MMGS - II)
  • Senior Manager (MMGS - III)
  • Chief Manager (SMGS - IV)
  • Assistant General Manager (TEGS - V)
  • Deputy General Manager (TEGS - VI)
  • General Manager (TEGS - VII)

BOB PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020

BOB PO Syllabus

Below is the syllabus for BOB Manipal PO 2020 exam. For further information, aspirants can also check out the BOB Manipal PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern.

English Langauge
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Spotting Error
  • Fill in the blank
  • Cloze test
  • Para-Jumbles
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Sentence Connectors
Reasoning Ability
  • Syllogism
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Puzzle
  • Input-Output
  • Inequality
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Miscellaneous
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Data Interpretation
  • Number Series
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Approximation/Simplification
  • Miscellaneous

Exam Pattern

  • BOB Manipal PO is an online and single-level test conducted for 2 hours 30 minutes.
  • Along with an online descriptive test which is conducted for another 30 minutes on the same day itself.
  • There is a penalty of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer in the BOB Manipal PO exam.

Test Type

Name of Test

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks


Objective Test

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude



150 Minutes

Quantitative Aptitude



English Language



General Awareness (related to the Banking Industry)






Descriptive Test

English Language



30 minutes



2503 hours

Selection Procedure

A candidate shall be required to qualify the following phases to get selected for BOB Manipal PO 2020:

  • Phase I (Objective Test)
  • Phase II (Descriptive Test)
  • Phase III (Group Discussion and Personal Interview)
  • You can check out the detailed BOB Manipal PO Selection Process for more information.

Interview & Provisional Allotment

  • Candidates cracking the objective as well as the descriptive test will be called for the group discussion round.
  • In GD round, candidates will be divided into a group of 10 to speak on an allotted topic.
  • Only after successfully clearing the GD round, you will be able to enter into the final round i.e. interview.
  • The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in Objective+Descriptive+Interview.

List of Documents required at the time of GD/Interview

Below is the following list of the documents in original along with a self-attested photocopy required at the time of the Interview.

  • Printout of the valid Interview call letter.
  • Printout of the online application form.
  • Proof of Date of Birth.
  • Photo Identify Proof.
  • Year wise Mark sheets & certificates for educational qualifications.
  • Disability certificate in the prescribed format.

Note: Candidates will not be allowed to appear in the interview if he/she fails to produce the relevant eligibility documents as mentioned above which will make the candidate ineligible for further process of selection. Also, note that none of the documents will be sent directly through the bank before or after the interview.

BOB Manipal PO Cut Off

  • BOB Cut off is the minimum qualifying marks required for a candidate to get shortlisted for the post of probationary officer. 
  • BOB releases separate cut off for objective & descriptive test.
  • Candidates are required to clear both sectional as well as overall cut off in order to get shortlisted.
  • Cut off varies every year due to various factors such as no. of vacancies, no. of applicants etc.
  • Below is the overall BOB Manipal PO 2018 Cut off for the objective, descriptive test, GD (Group Discussion) and Interview.


Cutoff for UR (General)

Reasoning Ability 


English Language (50)


General Awareness (50)


Quantitative Aptitude (50)


Total (200)




Total (250)


BOB Manipal PO cut off 2017

 Category wise and Test wise Cutoff's used for Objective test and On total



 Quantitative Aptitude(50)

 English Language(50)

 General Awareness

 Applied for Descriptive paper(200)


 Written test(200)


 Interview (50)







































































BOB Manipal PO Preparation 2020

Preparation Tips

  • Aspirants preparing for BOB Manipal PO need to prepare in the right direction to beat the competition.
  • It is crucial to have a proper understanding of the exam pattern in order to crack the exam.
  • Exam Preparation varies from student to student.
  • To help you further we have shared the BOB Manipal PO Study Plan.
  • This will help you to prepare a strategy & score marks in the upcoming BOB Manipal PO 2020 exam.

Previous Year papers

  • To crack any exam it is really important to follow the right strategy.
  • Solving previous years papers helps us to understand the level of questions, the difficulty level, and the type of questions asked previously.
  • It is advisable for you to solve BOB Manipal PO Previous years papers in order to crack the upcoming exam.

Test Series

  • To check your exam preparation, one should attempt the mock tests on a regular basis to score more in the BOB Manipal PO 2020.
  • Aspirants can purchase the BOB Manipal PO test series, where the first test is free.

Exam Analysis

  • Last, BOB Manipal PO 2018 exam has already was conducted on 28th July 2018.
  • Aspirants can check out the BOB Manipal PO 2018 Exam Analysis here.
  • This will help you to know the type of questions, level of exam and overall difficulty level asked in the exam.
  • Previous year analysis presents a clear image of the exam pattern which will help you to prepare for the upcoming BOB Manipal PO Exam.


  • As per the last year's trend, the result of BOB Manipal PO Exam is usually declared 25-30 days after the exam is being conducted.
  • Candidates successfully selected for the BOB Manipal PO exam will only be eligible for the Interview process.
  • The final list of the selected candidates will be declared after the Interview session.
  • You can check your result status on the official website of BOB Manipal.

How to check your BOB Manipal PO result?

  • To check your BOB Manipal Result, visit the official website of BOB.
  • Go to the careers column on the home page.
  • Click on the current opportunities section.
  • Now click on the result column.
  • Click on the link shown for BOB Manipal PO Result 2020.
  • Enter the credentials such as registration number & DOB.
  • A new tab showing your BOB Manipal PO result will appear.
  • Download your result & save it for future use.

BOB Manipal FAQs

  • Yes, BOB yearly releases the notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers.

  • The age of the candidate should be in the range of 20-28 years, also holds a graduation degree to be eligible for BOB Manipal PO 2020 exam.

  • The newly recruited PO salary in BOB Manipal is around Rs. 23700/- along with other allowances.

  • A Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF) is a 1-year diploma course, conducted by the bank to provide candidates the knowledge of banking and finance and helps them to build up their managerial and technical skills.

  • Yes, there is an incentive of Rs. 2500/- per month paid during the 9 months program.

  • Yes, you can apply for the BOB Manipal PO exam, if you fulfill the complete eligibility criteria as prescribed in the notification.

  • Yes, the descriptive test will be conducted immediately after the conduction of the objective test.

  • No, there is no limit.

  • General candidates have to pay Rs 600/- as application fees.

  • The selection in BOB Manipal is done on three stages which are as follows:

    • Objective test + Descriptive test
    • Group Discussion
    • Interview
  • Admit cards will be available on the official website of BOB.

  • Yes, you are eligible.

  • The objective test will be given 2 hours 30 minutes whereas the descriptive will be conducted in another 30 mins.

  • Yes, there is an age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST categories.

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