IPPB Recruitment 2016 Eligibility, Selection, Apply Now

IPPB Recruitment 2016 Officer Scale 1

IPPB Recruitment 2016: The India Post Payments Bank Ltd. has announced over 1700 vacancies this year for the post of an Officer Scale I, II, III. The online registration process for each post has already begun and interested candidates can submit their IPPB Application Form online through the official website.

India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) is an extremely unique place to work but a lot of candidates must be confused about it. To keep you all highly informed, we have created this article with primarily focuses on the various aspects of IPPB Recruitment 2016 – Eligibility Criteria, Selection Procedure, Vacancy, Syllabus, Exam Pattern and Procedure to submit IPPB Application Form online.


IPPB Vacancy 2016 for Officer Scale I, II, III

India Post Payments Bank Limited (IPPB) invites online applications for the recruitment sessions 2016-17. The following posts are open for online application for various posts in India Post Payments Bank.

 IPPB Post Name  Vacancy
 Officer Scale-I 650
 Officer Scale-II 652
 Officer Scale-III 408
 Total Vacancies 1710

The number of vacancies and also the number of reserved vacancies is provisional and may vary according to actual requirement of IPPB. Also, please keep in mind the following dates for IPPB Recruitment 2016 Application.

 Last Date for IPPB Officer Scale-I Application  October 25, 2016
 Last Date for IPPB Officer Scale-II Application  October 25, 2016
 Last Date for IPPB Officer Scale-III Application  October 25, 2016
 Tentative Date of Examination  December 2016 – January 2017

Proceed further and understand IPPB Eligibility Criteria and Selection Procedure for the post of Officer Scale-I and then move ahead to procedure for online application.


IPPB Eligibility Criteria 2016

In order to successfully submit your IPPB Recruitment 2016 Online Application, you need to comply with the eligibility criteria for the examination.

Age Limit

The age limit set for IPPB Recruitment 2016 for the post of Officer Scale I, II and III.

 IPPB Post Name  Age Limit (in years)
 Officer Scale-I 20-30
 Officer Scale-II 26-35
 Officer Scale-III 23-35

The candidate should be born not before 02.09.1986 and not later than 01.09.1996 (both dates inclusive). The relaxation in the upper age limit has been applied according to government norms. They are as follows

  • SC/ ST: 5 Years
  • OBC: 3 Years
  • PH: 10 Years
  • PH + OBC: 13 Years
  • PH + SC/ST: 15 Years

Minimum Educational Qualification

For IPPB Recruitment 2016, a candidate must possess the requisite educational qualification as on 1 September 2016.

  • Degrees obtained from the recognised Universities or Institutes recognised by the Govt. of India only will be considered.
  • 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.
  • Candidate should indicate the percentage obtained in Graduation calculated to the nearest two decimals in the online application.


Note: Candidates who fulfill the minimum education qualification and with postal services or sales of financial products/ rural banking/ with experience as Business Correspondent for banks are also eligible.


IPPB Selection Procedure 2016

The Recruitment Examination for IPPB Recruitment 2016 is similar to most bank and insurance exams. The IPPB Selection Procedure will be completed in 3 Tiers.

  1. IPPB Preliminary Examination
  2. IPPB Main Examination
  3. Interview.

To know in detail about the IPPB Syllabus and Exam Pattern for the Written Examination, please read the article below.

IPPB Syllabus Exam Pattern Officer Scale I

Read: IPPB Officer Scale-I Syllabus Exam & Exam Pattern

We hope you have all the information you need regarding IPPB Recruitment 2016. Our final section will guide on how to submit your IPPB application form online.


IPPB Online Application 2016

The candidates need to submit their respective application form through online mode. The application fee set for IPPB Recruitment 2016 for Officer post is as follows.

 For SC/ST/PWD (Only Intimation charges)  Rs. 150
 For all others  Rs. 700

As we have mentioned earlier, the final date for submitting your application form online is 25 October 2016. Please visit the link below and fill all the details related to your application and submit.

We are dedicating the final section towards IPPB Salary and Pay Scale, which is something every aspirant must know before applying.


IPPB Salary, Pay Scale, Allowances

A career with India Post Payments Bank is both rewarding as well as challenging. But, this will in no way entitle you to make any less money than a prominent bank job. The following table shows the IPPB Salary for various posts.

 IPPB Scale-I Officer  Rs. 23,700 – 42,020
 IPPB Scale-II Officer  Rs. 31,705 – 45,950
 IPPB Scale-III Officer  Rs. 42,020 – 51,490

*Approximate monthly salary calculated at the start of the scale inclusive of Dearness Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance & other allowances at “A” Category cities.

The Probationary Officers will be on probation of two years during which they will be given intensive training. Towards the end of their probation/training period, they will be subjected to a screening process for confirmation.

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