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    IBPS SO examination is held every year by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS).

    This exam is held for the selection of Specialist Officers (SO) for different Public Sector Banks. The IBPS holds the Common Written Examination (CWE). The institution hires officers and clerks through the CWE.

    Full exam name: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Common Written Examination for Specialist Officers

    Languages: English, Hindi

     IBPS SO Highlights-

             Topic                         Information
    Conducting BodyIBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection)
    Exam NameIBPS SO
    Exam FrequencyOnce a year
    Exam LevelNational
    Mode of ApplicationOnline
    Application feesRs. 850
    Exam LanguageEnglish and Hindi
    Selection ProcessPrelims, Mains & Interview
    Official Websitehttps://www.ibps.in/.

    IBPS SO 2024- Important Dates-

    IBPS SO Notification 2024June/July 2024
    Online Registration Starts From
    Last Date to Apply Online for IBPS SO
    IBPS SO Prelims Admit Card 2024
    Commencement of IBPS SO Preliminary Exam9th November 2024
    IBPS SO Mains Exam Date 202414th December 2024

    IBPS SO Eligibility-

    Educational Qualification

    Posts                                                                                Educational Qualification
    I.T. Officer (Scale I)Four years of Engineering/Technology degree in Computer Science/ Electronics and Telecommunication/ IT/Electronics and Instrumentation/ Computer Application/Electronics and Communication Engineering, or Master Degree in Computer Science/IT/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Computer Application /Electronics and Telecommunication
    Graduates have passed DOEACC ‘B’ level exam
    Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)Master’s in Hindi with English as a subject at the Graduation level, or Master’s in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as a subject in Graduation
    Agricultural Field Officer (Scale-I)Four years Bachelor degree in agriculture/ Animal Husbandry/ Horticulture/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Fishery Science/ Dairy Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri Marketing and cooperation/ Agro-Forestry/ Co-Operation and Banking
    Law Officer (Scale IA bachelor’s degree in Law
    HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)Bachelor Degree and Full Time Post Graduate Degree, or Full-time Diploma in Industrial Relation/ Personnel Management/ HR/ Social Work/ HRD/ Labour Law
    Marketing Officer (Scale I)Bachelor Degree and a Full-Time MBA (Marketing)/ MMS (Marketing)/ Full-time PGDM/ PGDBA with specialization in Marketing

    Age Limit:

    • The minimum age to apply for IBPS SO is 20 years and the maximum age is 30 years.
    Category Age Relaxation
    OBC3 years
    SC/ ST5 years
    PWD10 years
    Ex-Servicemen5 years
    An individual domiciled in J&K during the period January 1, 1980, and December 31, 19895 years

    IBPS SO Exam Pattern:

    Prelims Exam:

    • For post of Law Officer & Rajbhasha Adhikari
    Subjects No. of Question Total Marks Duration
    Reasoning5050120 minutes
    English Language5025
    General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry5050
    • For other Specialist Officers (Agriculture Field Officer, Marketing Officer (Scale I), HR/Personnel Officer, IT Officer Scale I
    Subjects No. of Question Total Marks Duration
    Reasoning5050120 minutes
    English Language5025
    Quantitative Aptitude5050

    Mains Exam:

    • For the Post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer
    Name of TestNo. of Question Total Marks Duration
    Professional Knowledge606045 minutes
    • For the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari
    Name of TestNo. of QuestionTotal MarksDuration
    Professional Knowledge(Objective)45 


    30 minutes
    Professional Knowledge(Descriptive)230 minutes