Bank Jobs have a huge craze among the youth in India, and especially the jobs with the Government (or Public Sector) Banks like SBI, Allahabad Bank, Punjab National Bank Canara Bank, Union Bank of India, Central Bank of India, Bank of Baroda, HDFC, AXIS, IDBI, etc. The craze is pretty similar to other public sector jobs like Railway Jobs in India. The Bank Probationary officer’s job in a Public sector unit is considered one of the most attractive jobs in terms of job stability, remuneration, and other benefits. Even the banking jobs in the private sector are great in terms of salaries and career growth.  After all, the Banking sector is one of the fastest-growing sectors in India.


A bank is a financial institution that accepts deposits from the public and creates a demand deposit while simultaneously making loans. Lending activities can be directly performed by the bank or indirectly through capital markets. A bank is a financial institution licensed to receive deposits and make loans. There are several types of banks including retail, commercial, and investment banks. In most countries, banks are regulated by the national government or central bank.


Basic Eligibility Criteria for Bank Jobs in India



The first and foremost factor that is considered during the recruitment process is graduation. The aspirant must have to complete his or her graduation in any discipline with a good percentile. For reserved category aspirants (SC/ ST/ PWD or any other such category) a minimum of 55% of marks is required.



There are mainly two positions for a graduate In Bank Jobs



  1. Clerical – Clerical posts jobs In Bank Jobs include the positions like a clerk, clerk-cum-cashier, typist, steno, agricultural clerks, data entry operators, and telephone operators
  2. PO – Probationary officer post As the name indicates the selected candidates will be under probation i.e the performance of the student will be analyzed during the candidates’ training period and then will be hired.



Eligibility Criteria for Bank jobs to become a clerk



  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • If the candidate wants to apply for the clerical post, he/she must be a graduate and +2 with 60% or more marks.
  • In some banks, the minimum required qualification can be 10 + 2, and the maximum age limit for the candidate for applying the 25 or less than 25. But in such cases, a diploma degree candidate with excellent practical knowledge will be hired.
  • The candidate must be between the age group of 18-28 years and relaxation age limit for SC/ST/OBC/PH or any other reserved category.
  • In Public Sector banks, Rs 140,000/- is the average salary for entry-level clerks per annum.



Eligibility Criteria to become a PO For Bank Jobs



  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • For the post of a probation officer, the candidate’s age should be at least 21 years and a maximum of 30 years.
  • The candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university with 55 % – 60 % marks aggregate.
  • The candidate must have good knowledge of computers and especially MS Office.
  • In Public Sector banks, Rs. 200,000/- is the average salary received by a PO per annum. Bank POs can make close to INR 50,000/- inclusive of various allowances.