1. Canara Bank PO 2023 Notification

The Canara Bank Recruitment Board has yet to release the Canara Bank PO 2023 notification. The post vacancies are related to the Grade  Scale-1 Probationary Officers. As soon as the notification is out, candidates can start submitting the online application form. The training course  Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance (PGDBF)  is designed for one year. It could be either conducted through Manipal Global Education or Bengaluru or NITTE International  Education Pvt Ltd. 

To find more details about the Canara Bank PO notification and Courses given at training time do read the complete blog. Students aspiring to bank jobs should look into the notification. It is one of the high pay posts. Click on the link below to find the previous Canara Bank Notification.

Check here for Canara Bank PO 2018 Notification

2. About Canara Bank PO 2023 Exam

The Canara Bank PO 2023 exams notification is yet to be released, There could be 800+ vacancies for PO posts in the Canara Bank board. The recruitment board of Canara Bank conducts the exams in two stages,

Stage-1 Online Exam

and Stage-2 Interview 

The Stage- 1 Online exam will purely be objective and it should be attended in allotted exam centres There will be a penalty for every wrong answer i.e. 1/4th of the mark is deducted and 1 mark for every correct answer. 

Stage: I  Online Exam:  

Topic Number of Questions Marks
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
Reasoning 50 50
English 50 50
General Awareness 50 50
Total 200 200


Stage 2: Interview 

The interview is conducted for 50 marks. All the students who qualified in the Stage -1 Online exam will be considered for Stage 2. Selected students will be picked as per the merit list for the final stage of the selection process.

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4. Canara Bank PO 2023 Exam Highlights

Here are the highlights for the 2023 Canara Bank PO Exam 

Organisation Canara Bank
Post Name Probationary Officer (PO)
Vacancy 800 (approx)
Exam Date Yet To be  Announced
Exam Mode Stage 1: Online Mode

Stage 2: Offline Mode

Recruitment Process Stage 1: Online Examination

Stage 2: Group Discussion & Personal Interview

Age Limit 20 years to 30 years
Salary Range of INR 36,000 to INR 40,746, approximately
Official website https://canarabank.com/

5. Canara Bank PO 2023 Online Application & Fee

Before starting the Online Application Process for the Canara Bank  PO Exam, students are advised to scan all the required documents. It is important to check all the eligibility criteria before starting the Canara Bank PO 2023 Application process.

5.1 Canara Bank PO  Application Process

  1. Visit the Official Website
  2. Find the careers tab on the website. Click on the “Recruitment” option.
  3. Click on the option “ Apply Online “
  4. Enter all the required information, and click on submit.
  5. After successful registration, a Login- Id with a password will be sent to the registered Email
  6. Start Login with the given  ID and password. Fill in all the required fields
  7. And upload all the required documents.
  8. Before submitting the application review all the details carefully and click on the submit button 
  9. A payment gate will appear. Pay the exam Fees and click on submit an application.
  10. Download the application for future use. 

5.2 Canara Bank PO Application Fee 

Category  Amount of Fees / Intimation Charges
SC/ST/PWD  118/- [Intimation Charges only includes GST @18%]
All Others  708/- [includes GST @18%]

6. Canara Bank PO 2023 Eligibility Criteria

6.1 Educational Qualification 

  • A Graduate could be from any discipline. Must have a minimum of 60 % of marks or equivalent grade. The minimum required percentage for candidates from the SC/ST/PWBD category is 55% marks. Also, the pursued degree should be from a University /College/Institution recognized by the Indian Government.
  • Should have Computer knowledge. And could work independently. If not, can acquire essential qualifications within 6 months from the Date of Joining.
  • Shall have a working knowledge of Hindi.

6.2  Age 

The Age requirement for applying in the 2023 Canara Bank PO  application form is as follows: 

Minimum Age -20 Years

Maximum Age – 30 Years

Candidates applying for Canara Bank PO should be born before 01-10-1998 and not earlier than 02-10-1998. 

6.3 Age Relaxation 

Sl. No Category  Age Relaxation
(i)  SC/ ST candidates  5 years
(ii) O BC (Non-Creamy layer)  candidates 3 years
(iii)  Persons Benchmark Disabilities  10 years
(iv) Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu &  Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 years
(v)  People affected by the 1984 riots  5 years
(vi) Ex-servicemen, Commissioned Officers including  ECOs/SSCOs who have  serviced at least 5 years of military & have  been released on completion of an assignment or by way of dismissal or discharge or inefficiency or physical disability  raised  to military service or invalided 5 years

7. Canara Bank PO 2023- Important Dates

All the important dates about Canara Bank Po 2023 will be updated here. Students are advised to follow the blog regularly for all the important reminders.

Important events Date
Canara Bank PO 2023 Notification Yet To be  Announced
Registration Start Yet To be  Announced
Registration Ends Yet To be  Announced
Canara Bank PO 2023 Admit Card release Yet To be  Announced
Canara Bank PO 2023 Exam Date Yet To be  Announced
Canara Bank PO 2023 Result Yet To be  Announced
Canara Bank PO 2023 Score Card Yet To be  Announced

8. Canara Bank PO Selection Procedure

The Canara Bank  PO notification was previously released in 2018. The selection Procedure for Canara Bank PO 2023 is according to the previous year’s notification. 

The 2023 Canara Bank  PO notification has two stages. Students are required to qualify for all the stages to secure a job at Canara Bank.

Stage- 1 Online Test Results 

Candidates are required to attend online examinations. There will be 4 sections with a total of 200 marks. The Subjects that are included in the Canara Bank Po Exam syllabus are Reasoning. Quantitative Aptitude, English language, and General Awareness. The exam is conducted for 2 hours and has a negative marking scheme. 1 mark is added for every correct answer and 1/4th mark is deducted for wrong answers.

Stage -2 Interview 

The mark for Group discussion is 50 marks. The qualifying marks for Group discussion are different for categories for General it is 40%, whereas for  SC/ST/ OBC/PWBD is 35%. The overall weightage for the selection process is  50:20:30 which falls as an Online test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

9. Canara Bank PO Probation Period

The candidates selected for the Canara Bank PO post should complete their course in Post Graduation Diploma in Banking and Finance course. At the joining the selected aspirants have to agree to a minimum of 5 years of work bond as Canara Bank Probationary Officers. If candidates fail to work with Canara Bank, he/ she will be liable to pay Rs. 100000.00 to the bank as compensation.

10. Canara Bank PO Syllabus 2023

Students looking for the 2023 Canara Bank PO Exam Syllabus can check the below table: 

S.No Subjects Content
1. Logical Reasoning  1. Arrangements and Pattern

2. Classification

3. Coding and Decoding

4. Syllogism

5. Data sufficiency

6. Inequalities

7. Decision-making and Verbal reasoning

8. Linear Seatings

9. Order and Ranking

10. Scheduling

11. Double Line Up

12. Blood Relations

13. Machine Input Output

14. Circular Seating Arrangements

15. Clocks

16. Analogy

17. Image/ Figure countings etc

2. Quantitative Aptitude 1. Number Series

2. Number System

3. Algebra

4. Percentages

5. Average

6. Ratio and Proportion

7. Data Interpretation

8. Simplification

9. Data sufficiency

10. Profit and Loss

11. Speed, Distance, and Time

12. Probability

13. Mensuration

14. Interest

15. Time and Work

16. Mixture Allegations etc

3. English Comprehension 1. Reading Comprehension

2. Phrase replacement

3. Cloze test

4. Para Jumbles

5. Fill in the blanks

6. Error Spotting

7. Phase Idiom Meaning

8. One-word substitution etc

4. General Awareness 1. Science Inventions and Discoveries

2. Geography

3. History

4. Indian Constitution

5. Scientific Research

6. Static General Knowledge

7. Financial and Banking Awareness

8. Current affairs

9. Economy

10. Culture

11. Sports

12. Countries, states, and capitals

13. Politics of India etc

11. Canara Bank PO Vacancy 2023: Category-Wise

The Canara Bank PO 2023 notification will be released soon. For your reference, Canara bank PO 2018 vacancies are given below.

The number of Student Intake
SC  ST  OBC  General  Total  Out Of Which
120  60  216  404  800  8

12. Canara Bank PO Cut-Off: Previous Year’s

Here are the cut-off marks for Canara Bank 2018 from the previous year’s notification. Students can check the below table. Cut-Off marks will help students in building the preparation plan and understand the marking scheme for the exam.

Categories Wise  Canara Bank PO Cut-Off 2018: 

Category Cut-off Score (200)
General 116.00
OBC 111.50
SC 100.75
ST 91.00
HI 67.50
OC 107.50
VI 110.50
ID 110.50


Section-wise Canara  Bank PO Cut-off 2018

category Reasoning (50) English (50) General Awareness (50) Quantitative Aptitude (50)
SC 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
ST 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
OBC 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
General 10.00 11.25 10.75 11.50
HI 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
OC 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
VC 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50
ID 6.00 7.00 5.50 7.50

13. Canara Bank PO 2023 Salary Structure

After successful completion of the Course, the selected candidates will receive the below-mentioned salary. Do check the below table to complete the information 

Scale  Salary & Emoluments
JMGS-I  ` 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020

14. Canara Bank PO Salary Allowances

Check out the  Canara Bank PO employees allowance that is provided by Canara Bank Board:

 Salary Allowance for  PO Officer Canara Bank: 

Categories of Payment State-level District-level Metro Cities
Basic Salary INR. 23700 INR. 23700 INR. 23700
DDA INR. 12206.69 INR. 12206.69 INR. 12206.69
HRA INR. 1896 INR. 1659 INR. 2133
Special Allowance INR. 1836.75 INR. 1836.75 INR. 1836.75
CCA INR. 600 Nil INR. 870
Total Salary INR. 40,239.54 INR. 39,402.54 INR. 40,746.54

15. Canara Bank PO 2023 Exam Centre

Bank will be holding an online test at the following Exam Centers. Students are advised to check their allotted exam centre the prior day only. This will make it easy to travel and avoid rushing before the exam. 

Sl. No.  State  Examination Centre
Andaman & Nicobar Island  Port Blair
2 Andhra Pradesh Chirala
10  Ongole
11  Rajahmundry
12  Srikakulam
13  Tirupati
14  Vijayawada
15  Visakhapatnam
16  Vizianagaram
17  Arunachal Pradesh  Naharlagun
18 Assam Dibrugarh
19  Guwahati
20  Jorhat
21  Silchar
22  Tezpur
23 Bihar Arrah
24  Aurangabad(Bihar)
25  Bhagalpur
26  Darbhanga
27  Gaya
28  Muzaffarpur
29  Patna
30  Purnea
31  Chandigarh  Chandigarh
32 Bhilai Nagar
33  Bilaspur
34  Raipur
35  Delhi NCR  Delhi & New Delhi
36  Goa  Panaji
37 Gujarat Ahmedabad
38  Anand
39  Gandhinagar
40  Himmatnagar
41  Jamnagar
42  Mehsana
43  Rajkot
44  Surat
45  Vadodara
46 Haryana Ambala
47  Faridabad
48  Gurugram
49  Hisar
50  Karnal
51  Kurukshetra
52  Panipat
53  Yamuna Nagar
54 Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur
55  Hamirpur
56  Kangra
57  Kullu
58  Mandi
59  Shimla
60  Solan
61  Una
62 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu
63  Samba
64  Srinagar
65 Jharkhand Bokaro steel city
66  Dhanbad
67  Hazaribagh
68  Jamshedpur
69  Ranchi
70 Karnataka Bengaluru
71  Belgaum
72  Bidar
73  Davangere
74  Dharwad
75  Gulbarga
76  Hassan
77  Hubli
78  Mandya
79  Mangalore
80  Mysore
81  Shimoga
82  Udupi
83 Kerala Alappuzha
84  Kannur
85  Kochi
86  Kollam
87  Kottayam
88  Kozhikode
89  Malappuram
90  Palakkad
91  Thiruvananthapuram
92  Trichur
93  Lakshadweep  Kavaratti
94 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
95  Gwalior
96  Indore
97  Jabalpur
98  Sagar
99  Satna
100  Ujjain
101 Maharashtra Amravati
102  Aurangabad(Maharashtra)
103  Chandrapur
104  Dhule
105  Jalgaon
106  Kolhapur
107  Latur
108  Mumbai/Thane/Navi  Mumbai
109  Nagpur
110  Nanded
111  Nashik
112  Pune
113  Ratnagiri
114  Solapur
115  Manipur  Imphal
116  Meghalaya  Shilong
117  Mizoram  Aizawl
118  Nagaland  Kohima
119 Odisha Balasore
120  Berhampur(Ganjam)
121  Bhubaneshwar
122  Cuttack
123  Dhenkanal
124  Rourkela
125  Sambalpur
126  Puducherry  Puducherry
127 Punjab Amritsar
128  Bhatinda
129  Fategarh Sahib
130  Jalandhar
131  Ludhiana
132  Mohali
133  Pathankot
134  Patiala
135  Sangrur
136 Rajasthan Ajmer
137  Alwar
138  Bikaner
139  Jaipur
140  Jodhpur
141  Kota
142  Sikar
143  Udaipur
144  Sikkim  Bardang
145  Gangtok
146 Tamil Nadu Chennai
147  Coimbatore
148  Erode
149  Madurai
150  Nagercoil
151  Salem
152  Thanjavur
153  Tiruchirapalli
154  Tirunelveli
155  Vellore
156  Virudhunagar
157 Telangana Hyderabad
158  Karimnagar
159  Khammam
160  Warangal
161  Tripura  Agartala
162 Uttar Pradesh Agra
163  Aligarh
164  Allahabad
165  Banda
166  Bareilly
167  Faizabad
168  Ghaziabad
169  Gonda
170  Gorakhpur
171  Jhansi
172  Kanpur
173  Lucknow
174  Mathura
175  Meerut
176  Moradabad
177  Muzaffarnagar
178  Noida / Greater Noida
179  Sitapur
180  Varanasi
181 Uttarakhand Dehradun
182  Haldwani
183  Roorkee
184 West Bengal Asansol
185  Durgapur
186  Greater Kolkata
187  Hooghly
188  Kalyani
189  Siliguri

16. Canara Bank PO Preparation Tips 2023.

The  Canara Bank PO 2023 exam is conducted by the recruitment board of Canara Bank. If prepared well,  it is one of the easiest exams that can be cracked. Aspirants applying for Canara Bank PO must have a clear plan of action for cracking the  Canara Bank PO Exams. To become a pro exam taker students are advised to follow the below preparation tips.

  • Proper planning, Before starting the preparation it is important to have a strategy that covers the overall syllabus of the exam.
  • Practice daily, it is important to revise regularly. Let that be formulas, solutions methods, and so on. This helps in building a strong foundation.
  • Attend mock exams to understand model questions and understand the pattern  
  • Prepare a plan for how to study, and where to study. Analysis of the syllabus and preparation of a strategy.
  • Stick to a healthy lifestyle and practice yoga. Get proper sleep.

17. Canara Bank PO 2023 Admit Card & Call Letter

The Admit Cards for Canara Bank PO 2023  will be released on the official website. A notification will be released by the recruitment board. There will be two different admit cards for two stages of exams in the Canara Bank PO exam. The admit cards will be released a week before the exam date. The downloaded admit cards will have all the information like exam date, exam venue & timings. Once the link is released,  the same will be updated here in this blog.

Call letters will also be released by the officials to the registered email  IDs. Students are required to stay updated with all the important information.

18. Canara Bank PO Prelims 2023 Result

The Canara Bank PO Prelims exam results ( stage – 1) will be announced by the Canara Bank recruitment board. The results will be out after a few days of the exam. Students who qualify for the Canara Bank PO Online Exam will only be qualified for the stage 2 interview round. As soon as the results are out the link will be updated here. Candidates are advised to check our blog regularly to have important updates.

19. Canara Bank PO Interview Results

The Canara Bank PO Interview Results will be announced by the Canara Bank recruitment board. The final list of Canara Bank PO will be announced based on the performance of the candidates in the interview.  A notification will be released by the officials. The selected candidates will receive their allotment letters directly to their registered email address. 

20. FAQ's

1. What is the selection process for the Canara Bank PO Post Exam?

Ans. There will be two stages in the Canara Bank PO Exam notification. Stage – I Online Exam and Stage- 2 Interview Process.

2. What is the minimum qualification required for Canara Bank PO recruitment?

Ans.  Aspirants should be a graduate with a minimum aggregate percentage of 60% and for reverse category candidates, it is 55% of the minimum percentage.

3. What is the Salary for the Canara Bank PO post?

Ans.  The salary ranges from Rs  39402 /-   to Rs 40746 /-  for Canara Bank PO.

4. What is the age limit for applying for Canara Bank PO 2023 posts?

Ans.  Candidates applying for the Canara Bank PO 2023 Post must be aged between 20  to 30. In addition, there will be age relaxation as per the norms for all the reserved category candidates.

5. How many vacancies are expected to be filled in the 2023 Canara Bank PO posts?

Ans.   800 +  vacancies are expected to be released in the 2023 Canara Bank PO notification. 

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