IBPS Recruitment 2020 for Specialist Officer | B.E/B.Tech/MBA/Any degree | Latest Job update


IBPS SO 2020 Recruitment – Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the job notification for Specialist Officer for the post of I.T. Officer, Agricultural Field Officer, Rajbhasha Adhikari, Law Officer, HR/ Personnel Officer, Marketing Officer vacancies in various Banks. Candidates with the qualification of B.E/B.Tech/MBA/Any degree can apply for this job. The selection process is based on the examination and interview. Eligible candidates can apply for this post online from 2 November to 23 November 2020. The detailed eligibility and application process of IBPS Recruitment are given below.

IBPS SO 2020 Recruitment:

Job RoleSpecialist Officers
QualificationB.E/B.Tech/MBA/Any Degree
Total Postsupdated later
Job LocationAcross India
Application Start Date2 November 2020
Last Date23 November 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

I.T. Officer:

  • 4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation. OR
  • 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

Agricultural Field Officer:

  • 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

Rajbhasha Adhikari:

  • Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level
  • Postgraduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level.

Law Officer:

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

HR/Personnel Officer:

  • 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.

Marketing Officer: 

Note: For posts other than IT Officer: Candidates should have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in computer operations/Language/ should have studied Computer / Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/ College/ Institute.

Participating Organization:

  • Allahabad Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • Syndicate Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • UCO Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Corporation Bank
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • Bank of India
  • Indian Bank
  • Punjab & Sind Bank
  • United Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra

Age Limit (as on 1.11.2020): 20 to 30 years

Relaxation of Upper age limit:

  • 5 years for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe
  • 3 years for Other Backward Classes
  • 10 years for Persons With Disability
  • Others as per government policy

Post wise Vacancies: updated later

  • I.T. Officer
  • Agricultural Field Officer:
  • Rajbhasha Adhikari:
  • Law Officer:
  • HR/Personnel Officer:
  • Marketing Officer:

IBPS SO 2020 Recruitment Selection process:

IBPS SO 2020 Preliminary Examination:

The preliminary examination is conducted for 125 Marks for 2 Hrs time duration.

For the post of Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari:

TestNo.of QuestionsMarks
English Language5025
General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry5050

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

TestNo.of QuestionsMarks
English Language5025
Quantitative Aptitude5050

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. The adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

IBPS SO 2020 Main Examination:

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

TestNo.of QuestionsMarks
Professional Knowledge6060

For the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari:

Total Marks: 60

TestNo.of Questions
Professional Knowledge (Objective)45
Professional Knowledge (Descriptive)2

IBPS SO Interview:

Candidates who have been shortlisted in the Main examination for CRP SPL-IX will subsequently be called for an Interview. The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in the interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates). The weightage of Online Main Examination and interview will be 80:20 respectively.

IBPS SO Application Fees:

  • For SC/ST/PWD candidates: Rs.100/-
  • For all others: Rs. 600/-

How to Apply for IBPS SO Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this post online from 2 November 2020 to 23 November 2020.

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Important dates for IBPS SO 2020:

  • On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates: 02.11.2020- 23.11.2020
  • Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online): 02.11.2020- 23.11.2020
  • Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary: December 2020
  • Online Examination – Preliminary: 26.12.2020 and 27.12.2020
  • Result of Online exam – Preliminary: January 2021
  • Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main: January 2021
  • Online Examination – Main: 24.01.2021
  • Declaration of Result of Online Main Examination: February 2021
  • Download of call letters for interview: February 2021
  • Conduct of interview: February 2021
  • Provisional Allotment: April 2021


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