Career Progression as IBPS PO


A IBPS PO can reach to great heights in his or her career. All the chairmen of the different Public Sector Banks as well as of State Bank of India and its associate banks have started their career as Probationary Officer itself. Bank PO career path is still one of the fastest if you compare with other government jobs. Apart from the very fast promotion channels there are rewards, recognition and attractive postings for performers.

A Probationary Officer can get an opportunity to enter into the middle management cadre just after 2 years of probation provided they can qualify the screening test

While those PO who achieve the pre-determined standards may be confirmed and given placement in the higher grade i.e. Officer Middle Management Grade Scale II. Others who qualify the test but fail to achieve the standards set for the placement in the Middle Management Grade Scale II are confirmed as Officer Junior Management Grade I. Thereafter, there are promotion opportunities in every 3-4 years bracket. Bright officers can easily enter into senior management in span of say 12 years.

Those looking for bank jobs should understand that performance and positive attitude is always excel in his/her career with greater satisfaction.