Federal Bank recruitment 2017 for the post of PO & Clerks

Federal Bank recruitment 2017


Federal Bank has released the notification of Recruitment Process for the post of Officers (PO) & Clerks 2017-18. Here is one more opportunity for the aspirants who want to clear the exam and become a Banker. Federal Bank, one of India’s leading private sector banks is on lookout for energetic and talented youngsters, who aspire to be future industry leaders and posses the right skills and attitude to excel in relationship banking and customer facing roles, to team up as Officers (in Scale I) & Clerks.

About Federal Bank

Federal Bank Limited is a major Indian commercial bank in the private sector headquartered at Aluva, Kerala having more than thousand branches and ATMs spread across different States in India. The Bank is a pioneer among traditional banks in India in the area of using technology to leverage its operations and was among the first banks in India to computerize all its branches. The Bank offer its customers, a variety of services as part of its strategy to position itself as a financial super market and to enhance customer convenience.

No. of Vacancies

The total number of vacancies is: 264

Officers (PO) Clerks
Not Disclosed Not Disclosed


Eligibility Criteria:

Criteria Officers (PO) Clerks
Nationality India Indian
Age as on 1st July 2017 26 years 24 years
Educational Qualification as on 4th September 2017 ·         Graduate in any discipline with minimum 60% aggregate marks.

·         Candidate must have scored minimum 60% marks in SSC as well as HSC too.

·         Candidate should have acquired all the educational qualification through regular mode of study.

·         MBA in any discipline from a recognized university/institute with minimum 60% aggregate marks.

·         Candidate should have acquired all the educational qualification through regular mode of study.

Computer Skills Essential Essential


Selection Procedure:

Selection procedure for both the posts is similar but the exam will be of different pattern with different criteria for short listing the candidates.

  • Phase – I (Online Examination) – Online examination will be of objective type, multiple choice of total two hours duration comprising the following sections:


For the post of Officer

S No. Section No. of questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30  



Composite time

2 Logical Reasoning 30 30
3 General, Socio & Banking Awareness 25 25
4 Numerical/Quantitative Ability 30 30
5 Computer Awareness 20 20
6 Digital Banking 15 15
  Total 150 150 90 minutes



For the post of Clerk

S No. Section No. of questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 20 20  



Composite time

2 Logical Reasoning 20 20
3 General, Socio & Banking Awareness 10 10
4 Numerical/Quantitative Ability 20 20
5 Computer Awareness 10 10
6 Digital Banking 10 10
  Total 90 90 60 minutes



For the test of both the posts there will be 0.25 mark negative marking for every incorrect answer.


  • Psychometric Test – Online Aptitude Test will be followed by a Psychometric Questionnaire for a maximum duration of 20 minutes.

How to apply?

  • Candidates can apply online only.
  • Visit the official portal of Federal Bank i.e.;  https://www.federalbank.co.in/home
  • Click on “Careers” tab;
  • Click on “Apply Online”;
  • Click on “Click here for New Registration”;
  • Fill in the details as instructed in the form;
  • Cross check the details and click on “FINAL SUBMIT” tab;
  • Click on “Payment” tab and proceed for payment of fee;
  • Click on “Submit” tab.

Exam Fee:

Category Officer (PO) Clerk
General/Others 700 500
SC/ST 350 250
  • Online transaction charges & GST at applicable rates (@ 18%) to be charged extra.

Mode of payment:

  • Exam fee can be paid Online only;
  • The payment can be made by Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/IMPS/Cash Cards/Mobile Wallets.
  • Bank/Card transactions are to be borne by candidates only.

Important Dates:

No. Activity Date
1 Start of online registration 23rd August 2017
2 End of online registration 4th September 2017
3 Downloading of call letters for Online Examination Will be intimated.
4 Online Exam 4th Week of September (Tentative)

Kick start your preparations by having a look at our Bank exam offerings by clicking here.

For further details, candidates are advised to click here and check the official notification.

Stay tuned for further updates!!

All the best!!





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