Bank of Baroda Recruitment 2016-17 | Probationary Officer | 400 Vacancies | Across India


About Bank of Baroda Recruitment of Probationary Officer 2016-17 400 Vacancies Across India :

Bank of Baroda is inviting online application for the post of Probationary Officer 400 Vacancies in JMGS – 1 scale through Post Graduate Certificate in Banking and Finance in Baroda Manipal School of Banking.

Bank Name : Bank of Baroda 

Bank Website :

Job Location : Across India

Training / Course Location : Bangalore

Position : Probationary Officer

Salary : JMGS Scale -1 : 23700 -(980 x 7 ) -30560 -(1145 x 2 ) -32850 -(1310 x 7) – 42020 { Initially 35k per month in hand }

No of Vacancies : 400 { 202 Unreserved }

Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualification (As on 31.08.2016) – Degree (Graduation) with minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST/PWD) marks in any discipline from a recognized University OR any equivalent qualification as such recognized by Central Government.
  • Age Limit (as on 1 August 2016) : Minimum 20 years- Maximum 28 years i.e a candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1988 and not later than 01.08.1996 (both dates inclusive)

Selection Process :

Candidates shall be selected by BOB through a selection process consisting of an (open) online exam followed by Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion AND Interview.
The selection process aims at getting applicants who are likely to succeed at various roles in the Bank. The endeavour is to select people who are bright, have good communication skills (both oral and written), are dedicated, can work effectively in teams, are passionate about their career goals and who display integrity and a positive attitude.

Type SL Name of the Test No of Question Max. Marks Time
Objective Test 1 Reasoning 50 50 2 Hour
2 Quantitative 50 50
3 General Awareness (related to Banking Industry) 50 50
4 English Language 50 50
Descriptive Test 5 English Language 02 50 30 Minutes

Candidates are required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total score in the online test to be shortlisted for Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion & Interview. Candidates will be shortlisted for Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion & Interview depending on the number of vacancies, cut-off in each test and total marks secured in the online test as decided by the Bank

There will be descriptive paper for test of writing skill in English which has to be completed in online mode only. The descriptive paper of only such candidates will be assessed who secure a minimum qualifying mark in the objective test.

Wrong answers in objective test will attract negative marks (1/4th of marks assigned to that question) for the online test. Along with the call letters, information handout and a sample test shall also be uploaded on the site which candidates can take to familiarize themselves with the nature of Test & Questions.

Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion and Personal Interview

The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in the Online Test will be arranged in descending order in each category and the candidates in the order of merit, subject to 4 times the number of intake in each category, will be called for Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion and Interview. The qualifying marks in Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion & Interview will be as decided by the Bank.

The Psychometric Assessment will be qualifying in nature. The final merit list for selection will be on the basis of performance in Online Test (objective + descriptive), Group Discussion (GD) and Interview.

About The Programme :

  1. Programme Fees : The fees for this Course will be Rs. 3.45/- lakhs (all inclusive of boarding, Lodging and course fees, other fees, etc.) plus service taxes, as applicable to be paid by the student.
  2. Stipend around Rs 3000 will be paid for 9 months training in BMSB and around 12000 during 3 months internship with the Bank. After completion of training and necessary exams and certifications , candidates will be taken as Probationary Officer into Bank of Baroda in the scale of Junior Management Grade / Scale – 1.

Important Dates :

Schedule of Events


Start date for Online Registration


Online Payment of Application Fees

02.08.2016 to 27.08.2016

Last date for Online Registration


Download of Call letter for Examination


Date of Examination (Tentative)



Application Fee :

  1. Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  2. Rs. 600/- for all others

How To Apply :

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