IBPS Specialist Officers(1315) 2017-18 Notification OUT….!!!!
IBPS Specialist Officers Notification 2017-18
IBPS has released IBPS SO 2017 Official Notification. IBPS SO 2017 is going to be conducted on 30th and 31st December 2017 (preliminary Exam) and on 28th January 2018 (Mains Exam) by IBPS or the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to select eligible candidates for various posts like:
- Agriculture Field Officer
- Marketing Officer (Scale I)
- HR/Personnel Officer
- IT Officer Scale I
- Law Officer
- RajbhashaAdhikari Scale I
The latest notification released by IBPS states that IBPS SO 2017 will be conducted through a two phase selection process. Candidates who qualify both the rounds will be further considered for the final interview process.
IBPS SO 2017 Notification
IBPS SO 2017 Notification has been be released by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Committee. The IBPS SO recruitment 2017 is for selecting candidates for the post of Specialist Officers in different Public Sector Banks for multiple positions. Candidates selected through IBPS SO 2017 exam can be posted anywhere in India.
IBPS SO 2017 Vacancy
This year IBPS has released a total of 1315 vacancies for the recruitment of Specialist Officers(SO). Only a handful of vacancies are available for this post as the post of SO involves really skilled and specialized officers excelling in their respective domain. Let’s have a look at the post wise total number of vacancies.
- IT Officer (Scale-I)- 120
- HR/Personnel Officer (Scale-I)- 35
- Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-I)- 30
- Marketing Officer (Scale-I)- 195
- Law Officer (Scale-I)- 60
- Agriculture Officer (Scale-I)- 875
IBPS SO 2017 Exam Dates
IBPS SO Preliminary exam 2017 is scheduled on 30th and 31st December 2017. The Mains examination will be conducted on 28th January 2017.
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 07.11.2017- 27.11.2017
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 07.11.2017- 27.11.2017
Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary December 2017
Commencement of Preliminary Exam 30th, 31st December 2017
Result of Online exam – Preliminary January 2018
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main January 2018
Commencement of Mains Exam 28th January 2018
Declaration of Result of Online Main Examination February 2018
Download of call letters for interview February 2018
Conduct of interview February 2018
IBPS SO 2017 Recruitment
The IBPS SO recruitment process is going to be conducted to select Specialist Officer through IBPS SO 2017 is done in three phases:
- Online Preliminary Exam
- Online Mains Exam
- Interview Process
A candidate must qualify both preliminary exam and mains exam to proceed to the interview round. The candidates selected after the interview round are given the appointment letter.
IBPS SO 2017 Application Fee
A candidate is required to pay Rs. 600/- (General and OBC) as his/her application fee for IBPS SO 2017 exam. The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category. The Online Application will start once the notification has been released by IBPS.
IBPS SO 2017 Exam Pattern
This year IBPS has brought a major change in the IBPS SO 2017 Exam Pattern. Till last year, there used to be only 1 examination then followed by an interview. However, this year there will be a two-tier examination.
The preliminary exam will be a qualifying phase for the mains and candidates will have to meet the cut-offs of prelims to be eligible to appear for Mains exam.