IBPS has partially modification to the Original Notification dt. 10/07/2013.
The wide-ranging changes should enable more Indian citizens to try their luck, to be part of India’s public sector banks (PSB) HR network.
As of now, these changes are only for the October 2013 written exam, for appointment as Probationary Officers and Management Trainees.
Under the changed rules, the maximum qualifying age has been changed from 28 years to 30 years, allowing a larger number of candidates to appear for the exam.
Further, according to an official release issued on Monday, the mandatory requirement of being computer literate, that is, having a degree, diploma or certificate in computers or having computers or information technology as one of the subjects in high school, has been done away with.
As the number of candidates is set to increase, the dates for registration and paying application fees have also been extended. The candidates can now register online and pay the fees online by August 17 instead of August 12 earlier, while the deadline for payment of fees (offline) has been extended to August 22 (from August 17, earlier).
The online payment can be made by using only Master/ Visa Debit or Credit cards or Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen. Rupay Cards and IMPS (Immediate Payment Services) is not yet activated. Payment from eWallets too are not accepted.