United Bank of India notified the list of shortlisted candidates for interview for recruitment of 450 Probationary Officers (PO) in Junior Management Grade Scale- I. A total of 2121 candidates were shortlisted for the interview process that will start tentatively in the month of April/ May 2012 in phases at selected centres.
The candidates were selected on the basis of eligibility criteria along with minimum cut off marks for each category through a valid IBPS score obtained. The bank has however not revealed the final cut offs making it difficult for others to work out their chances.
United Bank of India (UBI) is one of the 14 major banks which were nationalized on July 19, 1969. Its predecessor the United Bank of India Ltd., was formed in 1950 with the amalgamation of four banks viz. Comilla Banking Corporation Ltd. (1914), Bengal Central Bank Ltd. (1918), Comilla Union Bank Ltd. (1922) and Hooghly Bank Ltd. (1932).