IBPS SO Recruitment 2018-2019- IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment Schedule 2018-19 and Apply Online @ ibps.in | Last Date to Apply online- 26th November 2018

IBPS Recruitment LogoThe Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has brought out a recruitment notification for the posts of 1599 posts of Specialist Officer on the official website ibps.in/. Those candidates who are interested to apply online for the IBPS SO Recruitment must read the article given below and apply online accordingly.

The starting date to apply for the IBPS SO vacancy is 6th November 2018. And the last date to apply online for this recruitment is 26th November 2018. The eligibility details, selection procedure, age limit, pay scale etc. are given in the article.

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We have also given the IBPS SO application fee and the application procedure (How to apply for the IBPS SO Vacancy) in depth. Make sure to complete your IBPS SO Recruitment Online Application form completely and then submit the form. Also make sure to check the form before you submit it.

The candidates will have to go through a tough selection procedure in order to get through the complete selection procedure.

IBPS SO Recruitment

IBPS Recruitment 2018

Recruitment Board Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Job Details 1599 Vacancies
Location/State All over India
Job Category Bank Jobs
Application Start Date 6th November 2018
Application Last Date 26th November 2018
Prelims Exam Date 29th and 30th December 2018
Main Exam Date 27th January 2018
Application Mode Online
Official Website http://www.ibps.in. 

IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2018 Vacancy Details 

Name of post Specialist Officer (SO )

IBPS SO Recruitment 2018 Age Limit and Age relaxation

Upper Age Limit 30 years
Lower Age Limit 20 Years

IBPS Probationary Officer Recruitment Age Relaxation Policy

SC/ST 35 years


33 years


35 years

Persons with Disabilities

40 years

 Persons Domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir between 1st January 1980 and 21st December 1989

35 years

 Persons Affected by 1984 riots

35 years

IBPS SO Recruitment  2018 Educational Qualification

Minimum Qualification Graduation / Post Graduation Degree or its equivalent from recognized institute/University in relevant field
Name of Post Educational Qualification of IBPS Specialist Officer 2018 Exam (As on November 2018)
Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) Candidates need to have a 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.
IT Officer (Scale-I) A) Candidates should have done a 4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation.


B) Candidates need to acquire Post Graduate Degree in Electronics/ Electronics & Tele Communication/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications.


C) Candidate must have Graduate and have passed DOEACC ‘B’ level

Law Officer (Scale I) Candidates should have a Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council.
Rajbhasa Officer (Scale I) Candidates need to have Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level.


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


Officer (Scale I)

Candidates will have to have a Graduate and full-time Post Graduate degree or full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/ HR/ HRD/ Social Work / Labour Law.
Marketing Officer (Scale-I) Candidates need to have a Graduate and full-time MMS (Marketing) / MBA (Marketing) / full-time 2 years PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Marketing.

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IBPS Specialist  Officer Selection Procedure 2018

 Phase I

Phase II

Phase III

Prelim Exam

Main Exam


IBPS SO Application mode and Application Fee 2018

Application Fees General and all others – Rs.600/-

 How to apply for IBPS SO Recruitment 2018?

1.       Please go to the Official website of the IBPS which is the http://www.ibps.in.

2.       Go to the main page, and go to the official notification which you can see on the page.

3.       If it is not your first registration, then enter your previous registration details and login.

4.       If by any chance this is your first registration, click on the “Click here for new registration” button.

5.       Now, enter your basic information and you will be granted a provisional Registration Number and a password.

6.       Please note this down (password and Registration number) as it is essential in further steps even after the application procedure is complete.

7.       The registered candidates will be sent an email and an SMS on the email id and phone number they provided when they filled in their basic information.

8.       Next up, candidates will be required to fill in all their necessary information and submit their scanned copies of their documents as well.

9.       Also send in your passport sized photo, signature, left thumb impression and handwritten declaration.

10.   Recheck your application form and the details filled once and then submit the application form along with the application fee.

Thus, with the help of GovtJobIndia.com, you would have succensully compketed your IBPS SO Recruitment 2018.

Apply Online Now for IBPS SO Recruitment 2018 – CLICK HERE 

IBPS SO Recruitment Schedule 2018

On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 6th November  – 26th  November 2018
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 6th November  – 26th  November 2018
Download of call letters for Preliminary December 2018
Online Examination – Preliminary 29 December 2018 and 30 December 2018
Result of Online Exam – Prelims January 2019
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main January  2019
Online Examination – Main 27th January 2019
Declaration of Result – Main February 2019
Download of call letters for interview February 2019
Conduct of interview February 2019
Provisional Allotment April 2019

IBPS SO 2018 Participating Banks 

There are a number of banks participating in the IBPS SO Recruitment 2018. The full list of banks name has been provided below.

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

Important Links

IBPS SO  Exam Preparation Material Check out the IBPS SO  Exam Pattern and Syllabus 2018 for all the information regarding IBPS Prelims and Mains exams
Prelims Admit Card Download IBPS SO  Prelims Admit Card
IBPS Official Website www.ibps.in
IBPS Specialist  Officer Recruitment pdf Notification Click Here

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Updated: October 29, 2018 — 6:00 pm

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