IBPS SO 2020: Institute of Personnel Banking Selection conducts IBPS SO Exam 2020 annually to recruit Specialist Officer in PSB’s (Public Sector Banks). IBPS SO is one of the prestigious exam in the banking section.
The IBPS SO Exam has conducted every year. In 2011, The IBPS had conducted the first Common Written Examination (CWE) for recruiting officers and clerks in public sector banks.
More than 18-20 lakhs candidates appear for the IBPS Specialist Officer Exam to become a Specialist Officer in (PSB’s) Public Sector Banks.
IBPS SO Exam Stage: Become a Specialist Officer to clear 3 Stage
- IBPS SO Preliminary Exam
- IBPS SO Mains Exam
- IBPS SO Interview
IBPS SO 2020 Direct Apply Link: Available Soon
|Sr. No||IBPS Specialist Officer Exam 2020|
|1.||IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Notification 2020|
|2.||IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Dates 2020|
|3.||IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Pattern 2020|
|4.||IBPS Specialist Officer Syllabus 2020|
|5.||IBPS Specialist Officer Vacancies 2020|
|6.||IBPS Specialist Officer Admit Card 2020|
|7.||IBPS Specialist Officer Result & Cut-Off 2020|
IBPS SO Notification 2020-21
Institute of Personnel Banking Selection has officially announced the IBPS SO Exam Dates on the IBPS official site. According to IBPS Calendar 2020-21, the IBPS SO Preliminary Examination 2020 will take place in the month of December and the IBPS SO Mains Exam 2021 in the month of January. IBPS SO Officially Notification is released in the month of November 2020.
IBPS SO Exam Dates 2020-21
Public Sector Banks (PSB’S) – CRP SO/MT-IX
IBPS held the prelims exam on 3 days and mains exam on a single day. Here, the Complete Schedule of IBPS SO 2020.
|Online Examination||IBPS SO Exam Dates 2020|
|IBPS SO Notification||November 2020|
|Registration Starts From||November 2020|
|Last Date||November 2020|
|IBPS SO Pre Admit Card||December 2020|
|Preliminary Examination||26th & 27 December 2020|
|IBPS SO Pre Result||January 2021|
|IBPS SO Mains Admit Card||January 2021|
|Mains Examination||30th January 2021|
|IBPS SO Mains Result||February 2021|
|Final Result||1st April 2021|
IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2020-21
IBPS SO is a three-stage examination, which consists of Prelims, Mains and Interview. Candidates can check IBPS SO Exam Pattern, Candidates can also check the previous year exam pattern.
Tier – I : IBPS SO Prelims Exam
- English Language
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Reasoning Ability
|1.||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2.||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 minutes|
|3.||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
Tier – II : IBPS SO Mains Exam
- Reasoning and Computer Aptitude
- English Language
- Data Analysis and Interpretation
- General/Economy/Banking Awareness
|1.||Reasoning and Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|2.||Data Analysis and Data Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|3.||English Lang.||35||40||40 minutes|
|4.||General/Economy/Banking Awareness||40||40||35 minutes|
Tier – III : IBPS SO Interview
After clearing IBPS SO Mains Exam, the candidates reached the final stage i,e called Interview. The minimum qualifying marks for IBPS SO is 40% for General category and the 35% for OBC/SC/ST category.
The final merit list is based on Mains and Interview round: 80% Mains and 20% Interview.
Note:- In the final merit list includes only mains and interview marks.
IBPS SO Syllabus 2020-21
IBPS SO Prelims Syllabus 2020
Here, the complete detailed topic list of IBPS SO Prelims Syllabus 2020
First Tier, you have to clear three sections.
|English Language||Quantitative Aptitude||Reasoning Ability|
|Reading Comprehension||Inequality||Data Sufficiency|
|Fill in the blanks||Number Series||Puzzle|
|Vocabulary Based||Average, Ages||Alphabets/Numeric Series|
|Cloze Test||S.I and C.I||Input-Output|
|Paragraph Completion||Profit and Loss||Syllogism|
|Error spotting||Ratio, proportion, and Partnership||Blood Relation|
|Word Replacement||Time and Work, Pipe and Cistern||Direction Sense|
|Spelling Errors||Data Sufficiency||Coding-Decoding|
|Word Usage||Time and Distance, Boat and Stream||Order and Ranking|
|Idioms and Phrases||Permutation, Combination & Probability|
|Sentence Completion||Data Interpretation|
|Column Based Fillers and Sentence Connectors||Mensuration 2D, 3D|
|Simplification and Approximation|
|Mixtures and Alligations|
IBPS SO Mains Syllabus 2020
Here, the complete detailed topic list of IBPS SO Mains Syllabus 2020
Second Tier, you have to clear four sections.
|Reasoning||Computer Aptitude||English Language||Data Analysis||General/Economy /Bank Awareness|
|Puzzle||Internet||Reading Comprehension||Inequality||Static Awareness|
|Seating Arrangement||M.S Office||Word Association||Number System ( HCF, LCM Series )||Current Affairs|
|Blood Relation||Memory||Error Detection||Ratio, proportion, and Partnership||Banking and Financial Awareness|
|Direction Sense||Computer Software||Sentence Improvement||Average and Ages|
|Coding-Decoding||Computer Hardware||Cloze Test||Mixtures and Alligations|
|Data Sufficiency||Computer Fundamentals||Para Jumbles||Profit and Loss|
|Inequalities||Number System||Fill in the blanks||Time and Work, Pipes and Cistern|
|Logical Reasoning||Operating System||Spelling Errors||S.I and C.I|
|Syllogism||Networking||Word Usage||Time and Distance, Boat and Stream|
|Basic of Logic Gates||Rearrangement Sentence||Mensuration|
|Word Replacement||Data Interpretation|
|Column Based Fillers||Permutation and Combination & Probability|
IBPS SO Vacancies 2020-21
As per the notification released by IBPS, there will be more than 1100 vacancies.
|Agriculture Officer (Scale-I)||670|
|IT Officer (Scale-I)||76|
|Marketing Officer (Scale-I)||310|
|HR/Personnel Officer (Scale-I)||20|
|Law Officer (Scale-I)||60|
|Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-I)||27|
IBPS SO Admit Card 2020-21
IBPS SO Admit Card has been released in the month of December.
Direct link to download SO admit card available in the post after releasing the IBPS SO Admit Card 2020-21.
IBPS SO Result and Cut-Off 2020-21
IBPS SO Result 2020-21 will be released Tier wise. Firstly IBPS released IBPS SO Prelims Result then after mains examination, IBPS released IBPS SO Mains Result.
IBPS SO Cut-Off – IBPS SO Previous Year Cut-Off
|Category||IBPS SO Prelims 2018||IBPS SO Mains 2018||Final Cut-Off 2018|
- IBPS Clerk Notification 2020 – Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus
- IBPS PO Notification 2020 – Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card & Result
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)
Q1: What is the full form of IBPS
Ans: The IBPS full form is the Institute of Personnel Banking Selection.
Q2: When Will IBPS Specialist Officer 2020 Recruitment Release?
Ans: The IBPS SO recruitment released in the month of November.
Q3: How many Tier’s in the IBPS SO Exam?
Ans: In IBPS SO Exam has three tier’s
- Prelims Exam
- Mains Exam
Q4: What is the eligibility criteria of IBPS SO 2020?
Ans: To appear IBPS SO Exam, Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in any stream.
Q5. What is the Salary of a Specialist Officer?
Ans: The Basic Salary of Specialist Officer is 23,700 per month.