IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment notification for the year 2018 has been issued. The IBPS SO notification – (CRP SPL-VII) was anticipated by all. Now that it has been released, candidates should start preparing immediately. This year 6 different category of posts have been published. The competition will be high since the total number of candidates are expected to increase. To work as a Specialist Officer under IBPS is a matter of prestige. The salary is decent, the incentives good and the respect high. Also, there is a scope for a significant amount of growth in one’s career.
The candidates who are eligible and aspire to join any of the Participating Organisations listed under IBPS for 2018 are required to register for the Common Recruitment Process (CRP SPL-VII). The examination will consist of 3 main stages – prelims, mains and PI. Depending on the final vacancies to be filled in during the financial year 2018-19 based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS, candidates shortlisted will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Government Guidelines on reservation policy, administrative convenience, etc. The validity for CRP SPL-VII will automatically expire at the close of business on March 31st, 2019. No notice will be issued for the same.
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2017: Nature of Posts
|1.||IT Officer – Scale I|
|2.||Agricultural Field Officer – Scale I|
|3.||Rajbhasha Adhikari – Scale I|
|4.||Law Officer – Scale I|
|5.||HR/Personnel Officer – Scale I|
|6.||Marketing Officer – Scale I|
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is an autonomous body. It has received a mandate from certain organisations (that have been mentioned in the table below) to conduct the IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment 2018. All arrangements will be made by IBPS for conducting online preliminary examination, declare result of online preliminary examination, inform the shortlisted candidates about the online main examination, declare the results of the online main examination and inform the shortlisted candidates about the interview. Interviews will be conducted by the participating organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Bank in each state and union territory.
List of Nodal Organisations Participating in IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018
|Allahabad Bank||Andhra Bank|
|Bank of Baroda||Bank of India|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Central Bank of India|
|Canara Bank||Corporation Bank|
|Dena Bank||IDBI Bank|
|Indian Overseas Bank||Oriental Bank of Commerce|
|Punjab National Bank||Punjab & Sind Bank|
|Syndicate Bank||UCO Bank|
|Union Bank of India||United Bank of India|
|Vijaya Bank||Indian Bank|
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment: Vacancies to be Filled
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has issued a total of 1315 vacancies for the year 2018. This is a good opportunity for aspirants who have been waiting for the IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment notification 2018.
Post Wise Vacancies Under IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018
|IT Officer – Scale I||120|
|HR/personnel – Scale I||35|
|Rajbhasha Adhikari – Scale I||30|
|Marketing Officer – Scale I||195|
|Law Officer – Scale I||60|
|Agricultural Officer – Scale I||875|
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018: Eligibility Conditions
A candidate must be either – (i) a Citizen of India or (ii) a subject of Nepal or (iii) a subject of Bhutan or (iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or (v) 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, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
The minimum age for aspirants of IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment is 20 years and the maximum age is 30 years. This means that a candidate must have been born not earlier than November 2, 2017 and not later than November 1, 1997.
How to Apply for IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment – CRP-SPL-VII ?
In order to apply for IBPS SO Recruitment 2018, the subsequent steps need to be followed
- Visit the official website for IBPS
- Click on the flashing link that states – Common Recruitment Process for Specialist Officer
- In case of new users, click on ‘New Registration’
- Enter the credentials that are being asked
- Upload a clear picture and signature
- Re-check the form so as to edit any mistakes
- Submit your IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment
Fee for IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment
A candidate is required to pay a sum of Rs. 600/- if he/she belongs to General or OBC category under IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment. For candidates belonging to SC, ST or PWD categories, a sum of Rs 100/- needs to be submitted.
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018: Latest Pattern for Examination
The latest exam pattern for IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment has 3 stages –
Stage 1 – Prelims
Stage 2 – Mains
Stage 3 – Interview
Both the preliminary stage as well as the mains stage is conducted in online mode. There will be negative marking applied to both the stages. The paper will be set in both English and Hindi language respectively.
FAQ’s on IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018
Q1. Will the vacancies be fixed under IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018 ?
A1. No. The vacancies under IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment are subject to modification.
Q2. Is the exam pattern liable to change for IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018 ?
A2. In case there are any changes, IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment notice will the latest changes will be issued.
Q3. Under IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment, what will be the duration of the exam ?
A3. Under IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment, the exam duration will be 120 minutes.
Q4. Is there any negative marking under IBPS Specialist Officer recruitment ?
A4. Yes. O.25 marks
Q5. The marks of which stage under IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment will be considered for final selection ?
A5. Mains stage and Interview
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018: Official Notification
Kindly click below on the official IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment notification for additional details –
CLICK HERE TO VIEW IBPS SO NOTIFICATION 2018
IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018: Dates to Remember
|Starting Date of Online Registration||November 7, 2017|
|End Date of Online Registration||November 27, 2017|
|Start Date for payment of application fee||November 7, 2017|
|End Date for payment of application fee||November 27, 2017|
|Admit Card Release||December, 2017|
|Preliminary Exam||30.12.2017 and 31.12.2017|
|Provisional Allotment||April 2018|
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