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IBPS SO (Specialist Officer) Bank Exams


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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is an autonomous body which conduct IBPS SO exam for various post like I.T. Officer, Agricultural Field Officer, Rajbhasha Adhikari, Law Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer. The exam is conducted every year. It is an online examination conducted in two phases - Preliminary and Main. IBPS has received mandate from the organisations like Allahabad Bank,Canara Bank,Indian Bank,Syndicate Bank,Andhra Bank,Central Bank of India,Indian Overseas Bank,UCO Bank,Bank of Baroda,Corporation Bank,Oriental Bank of Commerce,Union Bank of India,Bank of India,Dena Bank,Punjab National Bank,United Bank of India,Bank of Maharashtra,IDBI Bank,Punjab & Sind Bank,Vijaya Bank to conduct the recruitment process once a year. Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join any of the Participating Organisations listed at (A) as one of the Specialist Officers’ post, is required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP SPL-VIII). Interviews are conducted by the participating organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each state or Union Territories. Selected candidates appointed to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc.



ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

A candidate must be either a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or a subject of Bhutan or a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India. Also a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India are also eligible to apply if some prerequisite conditions are fulfilled.

Age:

Candidate should not below 20 years and not above 30 years as on stipulated date.

Educational Qualifications:

Post Code

Name of the Post

Age

Educational Qualifications ** (from a University/ Institution/ Board recognised by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies)

01

I.T. Officer (Scale-I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

a) 4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/   Information   Technology/   Electronics/   Electronics   & Telecommunications/   Electronics   & Instrumentation

OR

b) Post Graduate Degree in Electronics/ Electronics & Tele Communication/ Electronics  &  Communication/  Electronics  &  Instrumentation/  Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications

OR

Graduate having passed DOEACC ‘B’ level

 

02

Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

4 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri. Marketing & Cooperation/ Co-operation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry/Forestry/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ Food Science/ Agriculture Business Management/ Food Technology/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Engineering/ Sericulture

03

Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

Post  Graduate  Degree  in  Hindi  with  English  as  a  subject  at  the  degree (graduation) level

OR

Post graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level.

04

Law Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council

05

HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 years Max- 30 years

Graduate and Two Years Full time Post Graduate degree or Two Years Full time Post Graduate diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/ HR / HRD/ Social Work / Labour Law.*

06

Marketing Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 years Max- 30 years

Graduate and Two Years Full time MMS (Marketing)/ Two Years Full time MBA (Marketing)/ Two Years Full time PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Marketing *

 Candidates can apply for only one post. Multiple applications will be summarily rejected.

Relaxation of Upper age limit:                                   

Sr. No.

Category

Age relaxation

1

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe

5 years

2

Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

3

Persons With Benchmark Disabilities as defined under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016”

10 years

4

Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from the last date of receipt of application) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment

5 years

5

Persons ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989

5 years

6

Persons affected by 1984 riots

5 years




CRP ONLINE EXAMINATIONS:

The structures of the Examinations which are conducted online are as follows:

Preliminary Examination:

The IBPS SO exam pattern for Rajsabha Adhikari Scale I and Law Officer is same.  The Exam Pattern for all the other posts is different from the exam pattern of Law Officer and Rajsabha Adhikari Officer.

For the post of Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari 

Sr.

Name of Tests

No. of

Maximum

Medium of Exam

Duration

No.

 

Questions

Marks

 

 

1

English Language

50

25

English

40 minutes

2

Reasoning

50

50

English and Hindi

40 minutes

3

General Awareness with Special

50

50

English and Hindi

40 minutes

 

Reference to Banking Industry

 

 

 

 

 

Total

150

125

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For the Post of IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sr.

Name of Tests

No. of

Maximum

Medium of Exam

Duration

No.

 

Questions

Marks

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

English Language

50

25

English

40 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

2

Reasoning

50

50

English and Hindi

40 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

English and Hindi

40 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

150

125

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS.

Main Examination:

For the Post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Name of the Test

No. of

Maximum

Medium of

Duration

 

Questions

Marks

Exam

 

Professional  Knowledge

60

60

English & Hindi

45 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

For the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari 

Name of the Test

No. of

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

 

 

Questions

 

 

 

Professioal  

 Knowledge (Objective)

45

 

English & Hindi

30 minutes

 

 

 

           60

 

 

Professioal

Knowledge (Descriptive)

2

English & Hindi

30 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 There are penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score

INTERVIEW:

Candidates who are selected in the Main Examination are subsequently invited for an Interview which is conducted by the Participating Organisations. This is coordinated by the Nodal Banks in each State and Union Territories with the help of IBPS. The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates).

Candidates who qualify both in the Main Examination and interview are shortlisted for subsequent provisional allotment process.

HOW TO APPLY:

Candidates can apply online only and no other mode of application are accepted. Mode of payment is also online. For more information, you can visit IBPS website.

 

 







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