Canara Bank Recruitment 2018: Exam date, Exam Pattern and Syllabus

Canara Bank has surprised almost everyone by releasing the advertisement for the recruitment of Probationary Officer (PO) in banks. This is the second time Canara Bank is releasing the notification for the recruitment of PO in banks and this will be taken from the PGDBF (Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance) course.

Canara Bank Recruitment 2018

All the interested candidates are requested to go through the nitigrities of the Canara Bank Recruitement Advertisement which was released on official website. This recruitment project is in addition to the IBPS PO Recruitment which used to be an yearly event. In fact, this is the second time Canara Bank is releasing the recruitment notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers (PO) in bank. The official advertisement pdf is attached below

Canara Bank Recruitment 2018

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Canara Bank Exam Date

Canara Bank exam is tentatively scheduled on 23rd December 2018. Well, this is the beauty of banking recruitment that the examination is never delayed due to any reason and the dates are fixed. All the important dates for Canara Bank Recruitment 2018 has been provided below. You should remember all the events and dates for future purpose.

Canara Bank Recruitment: Important Dates
Notification Release Date 24th October
Last Date To Apply Online 13th November
Last Date To Pay Fee 13th November
Admit Card For Written Exam 11 December
Written Exam Date 23rd December
Result of Written Examination January 2019

Canara Bank PO Vacancy

Canara Bank has released a total of 800 Vacancy in October 2018. This is one of the largest vacancy for any bank recruitment being conducted individually. Canara Bank used to be the highest recruiter through IBPS PO Exam every year.

Number Of Vacancies in Canara Bank
UR OBC SC ST Total
Total 404 216 120 60 800

Canara Bank Eligibility Criteria

Every candidate is suggested to go through each and every point of Eligibility Criteria in any Recruitment Project being released by the organization. If you fail to produce relevant document as per eligibility criteria during document verification, then you will not be inducted into the organization by any means. Let us look at the eligibility criteria for the Recruitment of PO in Canara Bank.

IB Security Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualification: A Degree (Graduation) with a minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST/PWBD) or equivalent grade, in any discipline.
Age Limit: Minimum 20 years – Maximum 30 years

Canara Bank Recruitment Course Fee

Canara Bank Recruitment 2018 offers you a course that will be helpful for you to become an officer in the Nationalized bank. The course fee will be deposited for an year to the institute from where you will be getting the Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF).

Canara Bank PO Course Fee
Manipal Global Education Services Pvt. Ltd.
Bengaluru campus
Rs. 4,13,000
NITTE Education International Pvt. Ltd.
Greater Noida campus
Rs. 3,54,000

Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern

The Canara Bank PO selection criteria has only two stages viz. Written Examination and Personal Interview. The Canara Bank PO Written Exam will have 4 Sections as shown below in the table. Unlike IBPS PO Exam, Canara Bank Exam will not have sectional timing. There will be a composite time of 2 hrs. Let us look at the Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern in detail.

Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern
Section NO Of Questions Max Marks Time
Reasoning Ability 50 50 2 Hrs
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Language 50 50
General Awareness 50 50
Total 200 200

Canara Bank Result

Canara Bank Result is expected in the Month of January for the written exam. The Final result will be out somewhere around March i.e. before the financial year ends. If you want to check the last result released by Canara Bank in the Month of March 2018, then you can check the link provided below.

Check Canara Bank Final Result