India Post Payments Bank Limited (IPPB) invites online applications from qualified candidates who will be appointed in JMG Scale I.

India Post has received in-principle approval from RBI and approval from Cabinet for setting up India Post Payments Bank Limited.

NOTE: The last date to apply for India Post Payments Bank Recruitment has now been extended to November 7th, 2016. Kindly apply now if you were unable to do so before.

India Post Payment Bank Recruitment Details

Name of the Post: Scale I Officer. 
Number of Post –
 Total 650

1. General – 327
. OBC – 176
. ST – 49
 SC – 98

Pay Scale, Allowances & Prerequisites

Scale Pay      Scale Approximate    Total Monthly CTC#

JMGS – I       23,700 – 42,020         65,000

(#) – Approximate monthly CTC calculated at the start of the scale inclusive of Dearness Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance & other allowances at “A” Category cities.

In addition to the above, the Officer would be entitled to a Performance Pay as per criteria defined by the IPPB from time to time. The Officers are also entitled to retirement and terminal benefits as per the policy defined by the IPPB.


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.


The selected candidates will be posted/ transferred/ moved to other roles at discretion of IPPB to various offices of IPPB from time to time and on such terms and conditions as may be decided by IPPB.


The leave and travel allowance will be as per Service Rules of IPPB applicable at the time of appointment.

Selection Process

Selection will consist of the following steps: (i) Preliminary Examination (ii) Main Examination (iii) Interview.

The final selection shall be made on the basis of interview. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms do not entitle a candidate to be called for Examination / Group Discussion / Interview. Results of the candidates who have qualified for various stages of the recruitment process and the list of candidates finally selected will be made available on the IPPB’s website. Final select list will be published on the IPPB’s website.

Application Guidelines

The candidates can apply only for one post. Candidates can apply online only from 4th October 2016 to 25th October 2016 and no other mode of application will be accepted.


Before applying online, candidates should: i. Scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph and signature adhere to the required specifications as mentioned in this advertisement at Annexure-I. ii. Keep the necessary details/documents for Online Payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges ready. iii. Have a valid personal email ID which should be kept active till the completion of this recruitment process. IPPB may send call letters for the Interview etc. through the registered e-mail ID. Under no circumstances, a candidate should share with/mention e-mail ID to / of any other person. In case a candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, he/she should create his/her new e-mail ID before applying on-line and must maintain that email account. IPPB Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate.


i. Candidates are first required to go to the IPPB’s authorised website and click the option “Click here to apply online for Assistant Manager (Territory) Posts”” to open the online Application Form.

ii. To register their application candidates will be entering their basic information in the online application form. After that a provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the provisional registration number and password. An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration Number and Password will also be sent.

iii. Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Annexure I of this form.

iv. Candidates are advised to carefully fill the online application themselves as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible / entertained.

v. Prior to submission of the online application, candidates are advised to use the “SAVE AND NEXT” facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same, if required. No change is permitted after clicking on FINAL SUBMIT button. Visually Impaired candidates are responsible for carefully verifying the details filled in the online application form and ensuring that the same are correct prior to submission, as no change is possible after submission.



Exam Packages

Exam Packages Details

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English :

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill the blanks
  • Cloze Test
  • Error Detection
  • Miscellaneous
  • Para Jumbles

Reasoning Syllabus :

  • Data Sufficiency
  • Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Puzzle Tabulation
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Syllogism
  • Input Output
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding Decoding

Arithmetic/Quantitative Ability Syllabus :

  • Simplification
  • Number System
  • Profit & Loss
  • Work & Time
  • Time & Distance
  • Sequence & Series.
  • Data Interpretation
  • Mixtures & Alligations
  • Ratio & Proportion, Percentage.
  • Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
  • Permutation, Combination & Probability.
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices

Computer Knowledge :

  • History of Computers
  • Number System
  • Logic Gates
  • Hardware
  • Software
  • Internet
  • Database (introduction)
  • Communication (Basic Introduction)
  • Networking (LAN, WAN, MAN)
  • Security Tools, Virus, Hacker
  • MS Windows & MS Office

General Ability (Current Affairs & Banking Awareness) :

  • Books & Authors
  • Sports
  • Defence
  • Summits
  • Defence
  • Appointment
  • International
  • Awards.
  • Obituary  
  • International etc.

Banking Awareness :

  • History of Indian Banking Industry
  • Other important concepts.
  • Capital Market & Money Market
  • Budget Basics and Current Union Budget
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
  • Regulatory Bodies Monetary & Credit Policies
  • International Organization/ Financial Institutions
  • Government Schemes Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
  • Other important concepts

Exam Pattern

Online Examination

The structure of the examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

A) Preliminary Examination

Subjects No of Question Maximum Marks
English 30 30
Aptitude Ability 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100 

B) Mains Examination

Subject Name Marks No of Questions
English Language 40 40
Reasoning Ability 50 50
Quantitative Ability 50 50
Computer Knowledge 20 20
General Awareness 40 40
Total 200 200

C) Interview

Important Dates

Important Dates

1. Starting Date for Online Registration – 4th October 2016

2. Last Date for Online Registration – 25th October 2016

3. Date of Online Examination – December 2016 / January 2017