India Post Payments Bank Limited (IPPB) Officer Scale Exam 2016

India Post has received in-principle approval from RBI and approval from Cabinet for setting up India Post Payments Bank Limited (IPPB).India Post Payments Bank Limited (IPPB) invites online applications from qualified candidates who will be appointed at Scale II or Scale III based on the post. Candidates will be selected through a selection proces see more...

Post Name

IPPB Scale II and Scale III Officers

Date of Exam

17th December, 2016

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1. Age Criteria and Age Relaxation:
i. The candidates must meet the requisite age criteria as on 01.09.2016.
ii. Maximum age indicated is for General category candidates. The SC, the ST, OBC, PWD and Ex-Servicemen applicants would be eligible for age relaxation as per the Government of India guidelines, as under:

Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe 5 Years
Other Backward Class 3 Years
Person With Disability 10 Years
Ex- Serviceman Ex-service Commissioned Officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from the last date for receipt of applications) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment - 5 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89 5 Years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 Years

iii. In case of a candidate who is eligible for relaxation under more than one of the above age relaxation categories, the age relaxation will be available on cumulative basis with only one of the remaining categories for which relaxation is permitted as mentioned above. This cumulative age relaxation is available to SC/ST/OBC candidates.
iv. Candidates seeking age relaxation will be required to submit copies of necessary certificate(s) at the time of Interview and at any subsequent stage of the recruitment process as required by IPPB.
v. An Ex-servicemen who has once joined a Government job on civil side after availing of the benefits given to him/her as an Ex-servicemen for his/her re-employment, his/her Ex-Servicemen status for the purpose of re-employment in Government jobs ceases.
vi. There is no reservation for Ex-servicemen in Officers’ Cadre.

2. Educational Qualifications:

i. The candidate must possess the requisite educational qualification as on 01.09.2016.
ii. Degrees obtained from the recognised Universities or Institutes recognised by the Govt. of India only will be considered.
iii. Candidates who are awaiting their results of the qualifying examination OR who have not passed the qualifying examination on or before 01.09.2016 are not eligible.
iv. Candidate should indicate the percentage obtained in Graduation calculated to the nearest two decimals in the online application. Where CGPA / OGPA is awarded, the same should be converted into percentage and indicate the same in online application.
v. Calculation of Percentage: The percentage marks shall be arrived at by dividing the marks obtained by the candidate in all the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by aggregate maximum marks in all the subjects irrespective of honours / optional / additional optional subject, if any. This will be applicable for those Universities also where Class / Grade is decided on basis of Honours marks only.
vi. The fraction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 59.99% will be treated as less than 60% and 54.99% will be treated as less than 55%.
vii. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University / Institute and web based certificate is issued then proper document / certificate in original issued and signed by the appropriate authority of the University / Institute indication the date of passing properly mentioned thereon will be reckoned for verification and further process.

Application Procedure


IPPB Scale II and III Officers Procedure:

Selection will be made on the basis of an online test and/ or an interview. However, depending on the number of applications the selection process may be carried out only on the basis of an interview or a Group Discussion and an interview. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms do not entitle a candidate to be called for any stage of the selection (online test, Group Discussion and / or interview).