Dear Banking Aspirant,

Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) has released the notification for the next most awaited exam and this adds to the already announced exams bandwagon. IBPS Has released the SPECIALIST OFFICER cadre notification which will be usually coming after the IBPS PO and Clerk and this time also it’s the same.

The total number of posts available for this cadre of SPECIALIST OFFICERS are given in the table below

S.no Posts Total Number of Posts
1 I.T. Officer (Scale I) 120
2 Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) 875
3 Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I) 30
4 Law Officer (Scale I) 60
5 HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I) 35
6 Marketing Officer (Scale I) 195


You can check the notification of the IBPS SO 2017-2018 fro the links given below and if you wish to download the same click the link which is in the latter part.


Click here to download the Notification of the IBPS SO 2017-2018 as PDF

The tentative schedule of events is as follows:

Events Tentative Dates
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 07.11.2017- 27.11.2017
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 07.11.2017- 27.11.2017
Download of call letters for Online examination – Preliminary Dec-17
Online Examination – Preliminary 30.12.2017 and 31.12.2017
Result of Online exam – Preliminary Jan-18
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main Jan-18
Online Examination – Main 28.01.2018
Declaration of Result of Online Main Examination Feb-18
Download of call letters for interview Feb-18
Conduct of interview Feb-18
Provisional Allotment Apr-18

The online registration of the exam starts at 7th November and this post will be updated with the registration once it is available.