IBPS SO Exam 2018 – Download Admit Card for Preliminary and Main Phase Examination

Published on : 15th February 2019
IBPS Specialist Officer

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the call letter for the interview round of the IBPS SO exam 2018 on 14th February 2019. Candidates who have qualified the Main examination can download the interview call letters.

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Steps to download the IBPS SO 2018 Interview Call Letter/Admit Card

  • Go to the official website – www.ibps.in.
  • Click here to Download Interview Call Letter for CRP SPL-VIII
  • Select a language and enter your registration number and password to log-in.
  • The interview call letter will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a print of the same.

Carry the admit card to the interview venue. The complete address of the venue and date and timing of the interview are mentioned in the call letter. Candidates can download the call letter latest by 2nd March 2019.

IBPS SO Main Admit Card

IBPS has released the IBPS SO 2018 Main admit card on 16th January 2019. Candidates eligible for the Main phase exam were to download the admit card from the official website.

Steps to download the IBPS SO Main Exam 2018 Admit Card

The admit cards for IBPS Specialist Officers (SO) Main exam were released on 12th January and will remain available till 27th January 2019:

  • Go to the official website - https://www.ibps.in/
  • Click on ‘Click here to Download Online Main Exam Call Letter for CRP SPL-VIII’ link on the home-page.
  • Again click on the link to download the admit card.
  • Enter your registration number/roll number and password to log-in.
  • The admit card for the Main exam will appear on the screen.
  • Check your details and download the admit card.
  • Take a clear printout of the admit card.

Carry the admit card to the examination centre on the day of examination. The IBPS SO Main examination 2018 is scheduled to be conducted on 27th January 2019. Candidates who have cleared the Preliminary phase examination are eligible for the Main exam.

IBPS SO 2018 Main Exam Pattern

As stated in the official notification, here is the detailed pattern for the Main phase examination;

For Law Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, IT Officer, Marketing Officer, and HR/Personnel Officer Posts

Sections

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

Professional Knowledge

60

60

English and Hindi

45 minutes

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For Rajbhasha Adhikari Post

Sections

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

Professional Knowledge (Objective)

45

60

English and Hindi

30 minutes

Professional Knowledge (Descriptive)

2

English and Hindi

30 minutes

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Negative Marking – One-fourth marks awarded to the question will be deducted for the wrong answer.


IBPS SO 2018 Preliminary Exam Admit Card

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the call letter for the preliminary stage examination of IBPS Specialist Officer (SO) posts on 14th December 2018. Candidates who have applied for the posts can check the official website for downloading the admit card. Here are the steps to be followed for the same.

Steps to download the IBPS SO Preliminary Admit Card 2018

Follow the steps provided below to download the admit card:

  • Go to the official website - https://www.ibps.in/.
  • You will see the link ‘Click here to Download Online Preliminary Exam Call Letter for CRP Specialist Officers-VIII’ running on the home-page. Click it.
  • Click on the admit card link again.
  • Enter your registration number and password to log-in.
  • Your admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a printout.

The last date to download the admit card/call letter is 30th December 2018. The preliminary phase examination is scheduled to be held on 29th and 30th December 2018.

Check out the information handout for the IBPS SO examination.

IBPS SO Preliminary Examination Pattern

The online preliminary exam will of 2 hours comprising a total of 150 questions. Here are the details about the exam pattern:

For Rajbhasha Adhikari and Law Officer Posts

Sections

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

English Language

50

25

English

40 minutes

Reasoning

50

50

English & Hindi

40 minutes

General Awareness (special reference to banking industry)

50

50

English & Hindi

40 minutes

TOTAL

150

125

 

 

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For Agriculture Field Officer, Marketing Officer Scale-I, HR/Personnel Officer, IT Officer Posts

Sections

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

English Language

50

25

English

40 minutes

Reasoning

50

50

English & Hindi

40 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

English & Hindi

40 minutes

TOTAL

150

125

 

 

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Negative Marking 1/4th or 0.25 of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted for incorrect answer.

Candidates are to secure minimum cut-off marks in each section. Candidates who are shortlisted through the preliminary phase examination have to appear in the Main phase examination to be conducted on 27th January 2019.


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