IBPS PO Exam 2022: Center, Shift Timings and Guidelines

By Amrit Gouda|Updated : October 13th, 2022

Students going to appear for the IBPS PO exam on 15th October 2022 should know the Exam Shift timings to reach the exam center on time to avoid last minute rush. We will also discuss exam center guidelines and other vital instructions.

These instructions will help you to be in a better state of mind before the IBPS PO exam. Candidates are requested to check the IBPS PO Exam Shift Timings 2022, exam center guidelines & the general Instructions details of the IBPS PO exam.

IBPS PO Exam Details 2022

Candidates need to be aware of all the crucial details of the IBPS PO 2022. For a thorough understanding of the exam details, please read the table below.

Name of the examIBPS PO Exam 2022
Exam conducting bodyIBPS
Post NameProbationary Officer
Vacancies7000 approx.
Examination ModeOnline Objective Test
Selection Process
  • Prelims(Objective), Mains(Objective)
  • Interview
IBPS PO Prelims Online Exam date15-16 October 2022
Language of ExamEnglish & Hindi

IBPS PO Exam Shift Timings 2022

To avoid any unnecessary confusion on the day of the exam, you should be aware of the exam schedule and reporting time. The schedule for the IBPS PO test is shown in the table below.

IBPS PO Prelims Analysis All Shifts

Report Timings

Shift 1

8 AM

Shift 2

10.30 AM

Shift 3

1 PM

Shift 4

3.30 PM

IBPS PO Exam Center Guidelines

In order to prevent any unnecessary commotion right before the exam, candidates are urged to carefully read the critical exam center rules below.

  • Attempt to arrive at the testing location at least 15 minutes prior to the reporting time listed on the admissions card.
  • It is expressly forbidden to use any sort of stationery, including printed or handwritten text, pieces of paper, a geometry/pencil box, a plastic pouch, a calculator, a scale, a writing pad, pen drives, Bluetooth, headphones, and earphones.
  • You are permitted to bring your own water bottle into the exam room.
  • Bring the printout of the call letter with the attached photo as well as two original, current passport-size photos.
  • You must provide one xerox copy and your original photo identification documents, such as an Aadhar card, voter identification card, or PAN card.
  • You will get rough papers in the exam center from the invigilator. Yo are advised to take 1-2 pens with you.

IBPS PO Exam Important Instructions for Candidates

Students going to appear in the IBPS PO exam 2022 are suggested to read the below important instructions.

  • Before the exam day, it is advised that candidates read their call letters twice and double-check any pertinent details including their roll number, password, exam date, time, and location.
  • It is advised that you choose your exam center one day in advance so that you may safely go there on exam day and prevent any undue rush before the exam.
  • Please bring the call letter with a photo attached with you. The image must be the same as the one you supplied for your online application.
  • You should take with you a ballpoint pen. Sheets of paper will be provided.

IBPS PO Exam Important Social Distance and Covid-19 Instructions:

Kindly read the important Covid-19 and social distance guidelines for the IBPS PO Exam 2022 before going to attempt the exam.

  • You can bring your own hand sanitizer and facial mask to the exam venue.
  • A candidate who does not own a smartphone must give a signed declaration to the security officer before accessing the exam location (included with this Admission Letter).
  • Candidates must line up as instructed in the exam center and maintain the required social distance.

Download IBPS PO 2022 Information Handout PDF(English)

Download IBPS PO 2022 Information Handout PDF(Hindi)

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  • Candidates are requested to locate the IBPS PO exam center before the exam day to reach there on time. They need to reach there 15 minutes before the reporting time to complete all the exam center formalities in a smooth way.

  • In this article, we have provided the IBPS PO exam information handout to help you know all the exam center guidelines, Covid 19 instructions, and other general instructions to b followed on the exam day. You can click the link provided here to download the IBPS PO exam information handout.

  • The IBPS PO exam schedule 2022 can be found in this article. The candidate should know the exam schedule to reach the exam center before the reporting time. There is a total of 4 shifts in the IBPS PO Prelims exam 2022.

  • Yes, the Aarogya Setu app is mandatory for aspirants to appear for the IBPS PO Exam 2022. Candidates are suggested to show their risk status displayed on the app to the security guard of the exam center and enter the exam hall.

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