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Canara Bank PO 2020

The recruitment  process of the Canara Bank PO is conducted to select the appropriate candidates for the post of Probationary Officers in Junior Grade Scale I after the whole completion of the specifically designed Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance (PGDBF) course. The training of the course of the Canara Bank PGDBF is of the duration of one-year that all the interested candidates can encounter at one of the two provided locations, which are- 1.  Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd, Bengaluru campus, 2. NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd. Greater Noida campus.

All the interested candidates who are willing to take admission to the above mentioned course are selected through the objective test conducted via online mode followed by Group Discussion and Personal Interview. The complete authority of conducting the test via online mode is given to the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) while the Canara Bank is authorized for conducting the other selection processes.

Apart from that, the Canara Bank also have recruitments for the candidates to the post of PO based on IBPS PO exam, the selection process is comprised of – 1. prelims and 2. mains exam followed by the interview.

 

Canara Bank PO Highlights

Exam name

Canara Bank PO

Conducted by

Canara Bank

Exam level

National

Exam category

Graduation

Exam stages

Online exam, Group Discussion and Personnel Interview

Exam duration

2 hours

Exam language

English and Hindi

Exam fees

  • General candidates are Rs 708
  • SC/ST/PWBD is Rs 118

Exam purpose

Selection of Probationary Officers in the bank after completing one-year PGDBF course in Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd or NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd

Official website

canarabank.com/english/careers/

Canara Bank PO Dates 2020

All the important dates prior to the Canara Bank PO for application form, admit card, the result have not been announced till yet. All the interested candidates can check a typical calendar below:

Canara Bank PO 2020 Events

Canara Bank PO dates 2020

Salient Features

Release of application form

To be notified 

Canara Bank PO application form will be available online. 

Exam date

To be notified 

The exam will be conducted online across various cities in the country.

Issue of admit cards

To be notified 

The admit cards will be issued two or three weeks before the exam.

Canara Bank PO 2020 Vacancy

All the other details related to the number of vacancies will be announced soon along with the notification of the examination. In the year of 2018, a complete strength of 800 vacancies were released. 

Category

Vacancy details

SC

120

ST

60

OBC

216

General

404

Canara Bank PO 2020 Salary

All the eligible candidates will be provided with a income scale of Rs 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020. And not only that but they will also be provided with the Dearness Allowance, HRA, CCA, Medical Aid, Leave Fare Concession, etc. Also the conveyance, furniture, etc, will be given to them as per on the place of their posting. 

Canara Bank PO 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of the candidates is comprised of certain specific rules and regulations in terms of age, educational qualification, and nationality. All the interested candidates are required to sustain these qualities in order to be eligible for the Canara Bank PO recruitment. The complete information prior to the Canara Bank PO eligibility criteria is given below:

Nationality:

  • Candidates must be a citizen of India or
  • Citizen of Nepal or Bhutan or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before January 1, 1962, with the intention of settling in India
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries like Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia & Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India
  • Candidates of these countries must make sure that Indian Government has issued them eligibility certificate

Knowledge of Computers

Candidates must have both operating and working knowledge of computers. Candidates who do not have the same should do the same within 6 months from the date of joining the bank.

Knowledge of Hindi

Candidates must know the speak and write in Hindi.

Age Limit: The age of candidates should be between 20 to 30 years. Candidates belonging to the reserved categories will be given relaxation in the upper age limit.

Educational qualification

Candidates must have a degree with a minimum of 60% marks and 55% for SC/ST/PWBD or equivalent grade in any discipline.

Canara Bank PO 2020 Exam Centres

The Canara Bank PO exam centres are comprised of all those cities where the test via online mode will be carried out. The examination authority will soon release the complete list of exam cities of exam centres along with the notification of the examination. The online test of Canara Bank PO is expected to be carried out across the 188 exam cities of the exam centres. All the interested candidates must choose the desired exam centres while submitting the application form. Canara Bank PO exam centres 2020 will be provided to the registered candidates as per their own choices. Although, Canara Bank has the complete right to give exam centres of its own choice to the registered candidates.

Canara Bank PO Exam Centres

Candidates can check below the list of exam cities for Canara Bank PO.

State

 

Exam cities

Andaman & Nicobar Island

Port Blair

 

 

 

 

 

Andhra Pradesh

Chirala

Chittoor

Eluru

Guntur

Kadapa

Kakinada

Kurnool

Nellore

Ongole

Rajahmundry

Srikakulam

Tirupati

Vijaywada

Vishakhapatnam

Vizianagaram

Arunachal Pradesh

Naharlagun

 

Assam

Dibrugarh

Guwahati

Jorhat

Silchar

Tezpur

 

 

Bihar

Arrah

Aurangabad(Bihar)

Bhagalpur

Darbhanga

Gaya

Muzaffarpur

Patna

Purnea

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai Nagar

Bilaspur

Raipur

Delhi NCR

Delhi & New Delhi

Goa

Panaji

 

 

 

Gujarat

Ahmedabad

Anand

Gandhinagar

Himmatnagar

Jamnagar

Mehsana

Rajkot

Surat

Varodara

 

 

Haryana

Ambala

Faridabad

Gurugram

Hisar

Karnal

Kurukshetra

Panipat

Yamuna Nagar

 

 

Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur

Hamirpur

Kangra

Kullu

Mandi

Shimla

Solan

Una

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu

Samba

Srinagar

 

Jharkhand

Bokaro steel city

Dhanbad

Hazaribagh

Jamshedpur

Ranchi

 

 

 

 

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Belgaum

Bidar

Davangere

Dharwad

Gulbarga

Hassan

Hubli

Mandya

Mangalore

Mysore

Shimoga

 

Udupi

 

 

 

Kerala

Alappuzha

Kannur

Kochi

Kollam

Kottayam

Kozhikode

Malappuram

Palakkad

Thiruvananthpuram

Thrichur

Lakshadweep

Kavaratti

 

 

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal

Gwalior

Indore

Jabalpur

Sagar

Satna

Ujjain

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maharashtra

Amravati

Aurangabad(Maharashtra)

Chandrapur

Dhule

Jalgaon

Kolhapur

Latur

Mumbai/Thane/Navi

Mumbai

Nagpur

Nanded

Nashik

Pune

Ratnagiri

Solapur

Manipur

Imphal

Meghalaya

Shilong

Mizoram

Aizawl

Nagaland

Kohima

 

 

Odisha

Balasore

Berhampur(Ganjam)

Bhubaneshwar

Cuttack

Dhenkanal

Rourkela

Sambalpur

Puducherry

Puducherry

 

 

 

Punjab

Amritsar

Bhatinda

Fategarh Sahib

Jalandhar

Ludhiana

Mohali

Pathankot

Patiala

Sangrur

 

 

 

Rajasthan

Ajmer

Alwar

Bikaner

Jaipur

Jodhpur

Kota

Sikar

Udaipur

Sikkim

Bardang

Gangtok

 

 

 

 

 

Tamilnadu

Chennai

Coimbatore

Erode

Madurai

Nagercoil

Salem

Thanjavur

Thiruchirapalli

Tirunelvelli

Vellore

Virudhunagar

 

Telangana

Hyderabad

Karimnagar

Khammam

Warangal

Tripura

Agartala

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Uttar Pradesh

Agra

Aligarh

Allahabad

Banda

Bareilly

Faizabad

Ghaziabad

Gonda

Gorakhpur

Jhansi

Kanpur

Lucknow

Mathura

Meerut

Moradabad

Muzaffarnagar

Noida / Greater Noida

Sitapur

Varanasi

 

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

Haldwani

Roorkee

 

 

West Bengal

Asansol

Durgapur

Greater Kolkata

Hooghly

Kalyani

Siliguri

 

Important points related to the exam centres

  • The preferences of exam centres are required to be entered in Canara Bank PO application form.
  • The details of Canara Bank PO exam centres will be mentioned in Canara Bank PO admit card.
  • Candidates have the option to choose only one Canara Bank PO exam centre.
  • No request for change in the exam centre will be accepted by Canara Bank.
  • The bank reserves the right to add or cancel any Canara Bank PO exam centre depending on the number of applications.
  • Candidates need to appear for the exam at the exam centre allotted to them.

Canara Bank PO 2020 Selection Process

The complete information of the recruitment process of the Canara Bank PO is mentioned below:

Filling the application form:  Canara Bank PO application form will be made available via online mode on the official website soon. The submission of application form of the exam have the charges  of Rs 708 for general category candidates while it is Rs 118 for SC/ST/PWBD categories candidates.

Release of admit card: The admit card will be released two to three weeks before the conduction of the exam. All the registered candidates will be able to download their Canara Bank PO admit card via online mode by first logging with their identifical registration number or roll number and date of birth or password. 

Online Test: The test is divided into four specific subjects-1. Reasoning, 2. Quantitative Aptitude, 3. English Language and 4. General Awareness. The question sheet will be having a total of 200 questions in it. The test will be having a total of 200 marks. And negative marking for each and every incorrect answer will also be there for the candidates. All the candidates must capture the section-wise and overall cut off marks to be qualified in the exam. All the appropriate candidates, depending on the number of desired vacancies, in the ratio of 1:3 will be called for Group Discussion and Interview. Candidates can also check the desired details related to tha Canara Bank PO exam pattern & syllabus.

Declaration of result: Canara Bank PO result releases via online mode for the different phases. All the candidates can have a look at their result either through login or it will be made available in PDF format also. 

Group Discussion and Interview:

The overall marks given to the Group Discussion and Interview are 50. The minimum required certified marks for the test are 40% for General category Candidates while 35% for SC / ST/ OBC / PWBD categories candidates.

Final Selection:

The overall marks appointed to the online test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview for final selection are in the ratio of 50:20:30, respectively. The eligible candidates will get selected for the admission to Canara Bank PGDBF based on their performance in the online test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

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