This content has been archived. It may no longer be relevant

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) opening vacancies for IBPS SO Jobs 2022- 2023. The IBPS SO 2021 recruiting for various Specialist Officers posts such as IT, Agriculture, Law, HR, and Marketing sector positions.

IBPS is opening more than 1500 vacancies in 2021. Candidates who are interested to apply for the Specialist Officer (SO) Recruitment must have to fulfill the Eligibility Criteria for different positions and Apply Online.

Name of the PostSpecialist Officer
Post Date02 Nov 2021
Last Date23 Nov 2021
Total Vacancies1828
Application Fees:

Applicants have to pay application fees with the online form. Application fees are of including GST. You can make payment using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking etc.

For SC/ST/PwBD Category Rs. 175
For General and OBC Category Rs. 850
Eligibility Criteria:

IBPS SO eligibility criteria includes three parameters that are nationality, age limit, and educational qualification. One who wants to apply for SO needs to meet these eligibility criteria.

1. IBPS SO Nationality Criteria:

A candidate willing to apply for SO must be from the following categories-

  • A Citizen of India or
  • A Citizen of Nepal or
  • A subject of Bhutan or
  • A Tibetan Refugee living in India before 1st January 1962
2. IBPS SO Age Criteria:

The age limit for the Specialist Officer post is 20-30 years.

A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-11-1991 and not later than 01-11-2001.

3. Educatinal Qualification:

IBPS recruits for various posts like Agriculture Field Officer, IT Officer, HR Officer, Rajbhasha Adhikari, Marketing Officer, and Law Officer. The educational qualifications for all these posts are different. Applicant must have completed the education from University or Institution or Board approved by the Government of India.

No. Post Name Qualification
1.Agriculture Field Officer (Scale-1)04 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agriculture Marketing & Cooperation/ Co-operation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry/ Forestry/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ Food Science/ Agriculture Business Management/ Food Technology/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Engineering
2.IT Officer (Scale-1) 04 years Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics and Telecommunications/ Electronics an  Communication/ Electronics and Instrumentation
Post Graduate Degree in Electronics/ Electronics and Tele Communication/ Electronics and Communication/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications (OR) Graduate having passed DOEACC ‘B’ level
3.HR/ Personnel Officer (Scale-1) Graduate and Full-time Post Graduate degree or Full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/ HR/HRD/ Social Work / Labour Law
4.Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-1) Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level (OR) Post Graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level
5.Marketing Officer (Scale-1) Graduate and Full-time MMS (Marketing) / MBA (Marketing) / Full time 2 years PGDBA / PGDBM with specialization in Marketing
6.Law Officer (Scale-1) A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council
Important Dates:

Here are some important dates you must know while applying for IBPS SO. With these dates, you don’t need to search online for the exam dates. These dates help you to stay connected with the exam dates and results dates.

Application Printing Date 23 Nov 2021
Call Letter downloading date for Online Preliminary ExamDecember 2021 
Online Preliminary Exam Date 26 Dec 2021
Declaration of Result of Preliminary ExamJanuary 2022
Downloading Call letter for Online Main Exam DateJanuary 2022
Online Main Exam Date30 Jan2022
Declaration of Result of Online Main Exam Date February 2022
Download call letters for interview DateFebruary 2022
Date of InterviewFebruary/March 2022
Provisional Allotment DateApril 2022
Vacancies Details:
No.Post Name Vacancies
1.Agriculture Field Officer (Scale-1) 884 posts
2.IT Officer (Scale-1) 220 posts
3.HR/ Personnel Officer (Scale-1) 61 posts
4.Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-1) 84 posts
5.Marketing Officer (Scale-1) 535 posts
6.Law Officer (Scale-1) 44 posts

You can Register Online with- https://ibpsonline.ibps.in/crpspxinov21/basic_details.php

Salary of IBPS SO:

The IBPS SO Exam 2021 for the selection of various categories of Specialist Officers in Public Sector Banks. The PSU Bank SO basic pay scales are:

JMGS-I: ₹ 23700 -980/7 -30560 -1145/2- 32850- 1310/7- 42020 (Subject to revision)

MMGS-II: ₹ 31705 -1145/1 – 32850 -1310/10 – 45950 (Subject to revision)

SO Participating Organizations:
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Canara Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • UCO Bank 
  • Bank of India
  • Central Bank of India
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra
  • Indian Bank
  • Punjab & Sind Bank