The IBPS Specialist Officer’s 2018 Exam will be held in almost every capital city in India. The candidate can opt for the exam center of their choice. How ever, the exam conducting authority reserves the right to change the examination center of candidates.
Interview and Selection
The candidates who qualify the CWE stages (Prelims and Main) are called for the interview round. Those who qualify in the interview round are selected for IBPS Specialist officer posts.
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)
Q. When will the IBPS Specialist Officer 2018 Exam will be held?
The Preliminary Exam will be conducted on 30 and 31 December while the Main will be conducted on 28 January. The interview round will take place in the month of February.
Q. In how many stages the exam is held?
The exam of IBPS Specialist Officer is held in two stages. In the first stage Common Written Examination (Prelims and Main) is conducted and then a Interview round is organised for final selection.
Q. What is the pattern of CWE of the IBPS Specialist Officer 2018 Exam?
The question papers of the exam have questions from the area of English language, Reasoning, Quantitative aptitude (depending upon the post for which exam is being taken) and professional knowledge in one’s areas of subject specialization.
Q. If NRI/OCI are also eligible to appear for the exam?
No. The candidate should be a citizen of India to become eligible for the IBPS Specialist Officers exam.
Q. If there is any age relaxation for the candidates of reserved category?
Yes, candidates of reserved category are given an age relaxation in the upper age limit. For general candidate the Upper age limit is 30 years. The OBC Candidates are given 3 years of age relaxation. The candidates of SC/ST are given 5 years of age relaxation. And the PWD category candidates are given an age relaxation of 10 years.
Q. What should be the qualifications of candidates for the IBPS Specialist Officers 2018 Exam?
The candidate should have done is Graduation or Post-Graduation in the relevant subjects for the specific post of the exam for which he is applying as the Specialist Officer.
Q. What is the total number of questions that are given in the IBPS Specialist Officers 2018 Exam?
There are 150 questions in each Prelims and Main that a candidate is required to attempt in the IBPS Specialist Officer’s exam. These 150 questions are covered from different sections. The article above contains detailed exam pattern of IBPS SO 2018.
Q. What are the posts for which the IBPS Specialist Officers 2018 Exam is conducted?
The posts for which the IBPS Specialist Officer’s exam 2018, is conducted are – IT SO, Agriculture SO, Marketing SO, HR/Personnel SO, Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari SO.