Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is expected to release the notification for IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment (SO) examination soon on its official website. If past trends are to be believed, IBPS SO 2019 exam notification is expected to be released this week. Candidates can visit the official website of IBPS i.e. ibps.in to check the notification. Last year the notification was released around October 26. The notification is expected around the same time.
IBPS SO is conducted for recruitment of individuals in HR, IT and Marketing departments as well as for Law Officers, Rajbasha Adhikari’s and Agricultural Field Officers in various public sector banks in the country.
IBPS SO 2019: Important Dates
As per the official schedule, the Preliminary Exams for IBPS S0 2019 will be conducted from December 28 to December 29, 2019. IBPS SO 2019 Main Examination will be conducted on January 25, 2020. Check the full schedule below:
IBPS SO Notification 2019 - 3rd week of October, 2019
IBPS SO 2019 Registration - First week of November 2019 (Tentative)
IBPS SO 2019 Preliminary Exam - December 28, 2019 - December 29, 2019
IBPS SO 2019 Main Examination - January 25, 2020
IBPS SO 2019: Eligibility Criteria
The basic eligibility criteria to apply for IBPS SO is to have a bachelor’s degree (may also require a post-graduate degree/ diploma). The age limit for IBPS SO exam is between 20 to 30 years. The upper age limit if usually calculated as on the first day of the month in which the registration begins. This year, the upper age limited would be calculated as on November 1, 2019.
Vacancy details would be available in the notification when it is released. The selection process for IBPS SO involves a preliminary examination followed by a main examination and an interview round.