What is IBPS SO?

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts IBPS SO exam for recruitment of candidates as a Junior Management Officer in IT, Agriculture, Rajbhasha Adhikari, Law, HR/Personnel and Marketing. The IBPS SO exam is conducted in online mode for recruitment of approximately 5000 Junior Management Officer in Grade Scale I in 20 participating ..Read More

IBPS SO Application Details

  • The application form of IBPS SO can be filled in online mode only

  • Scan photograph and signature of dimension 4.5cm × 3.5cm

  • Candidates must have a valid personal email Id. In case a candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, they should create their new e-mail ID before applying on-line

  • Candidates are first required to go to the IBPS's website and click on the Home Page to open the link ‘CWE SO and then click on the option ‘Click Here to Apply Online for CWE- CRP SPL to open the On-Line Application Form

  • Candidates have click on ‘Click Here for New Registration’ to register their application by entering their basic information in the online application form. After that a provisional registration number and password to be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the Provisional registration number and password. They can reopen the saved data using Provisional registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed

  • Candidates are advised to carefully fill in the online application themselves as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible/ entertained. Prior to submission of the online application candidates are advised to use the ‘Save and Next’ facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required. No change is permitted after clicking on final submit button

  • The payment can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets 


IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit:

  • Minimum: 20 years and Maximum: 30 years

  • Relaxation of Upper age is provided to reserved category candidates in special cases

Educational Qualification:

  • I.T. Officer(Scale-I) - 4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/   Information   Technology/   Electronics/   Electronics   & Telecommunications/  Electronics  &    Communication/  Electronics  & Instrumentation

  • Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) - 4 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Agri. Engineering/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri- marketing & Cooperation/ Co-operation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry

  • Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I) - Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level

  • Law Officer(Scale I) - A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council

  • HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I) - Graduate and Full time Post Graduate degree or Full time Post Graduate diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/ HR/HRD/ Social Work / Labour Law

  • Marketing Officer (Scale I) - Graduate and Full time MMS (Marketing) / MBA (Marketing) / Full time 2 years PGDBA / PGDBM with specialization in Marketing


IBPS SO Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

IBPS SO Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective



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palani sivaprakasams picture
Palani SivaprakasamLast Seen: 1 month 3 weeks agoJoined on: 27-Jul-2014Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: In Graduation

My ibps so I.t. officer 2018 percentile is 60.65 in general is the score is shortlist

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Aditya.srivastava0195_6536108Last Seen: 10 hours 24 min agoJoined on: 22-Mar-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Hi Palani,

Thanks for asking, please avoid short terms and write in a comprehensive manner. Your question seems to be ambiguous. Please write it carefully so that I can answer.

Thank you!


Ritesh Purohit 2 months ago

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Ritesh PurohitLast Seen: 1 month 3 weeks agoJoined on: 24-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Ibps so it officer mains result review

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Aditya.srivastava0195_6536108Last Seen: 10 hours 24 min agoJoined on: 22-Mar-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Ritesh,IBPS SO result is released by the official website. For IT officer maximum marks are 66.27 and minimum marks are 50.93 for unreserved category.http://www.ibps.in/cwe-specialist-officers-6/Go...Read More

Vidhubala 4 months ago

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VidhubalaLast Seen: 3 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 31-Jan-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Graduate & Above

What is the expected cut off for ibps so mains for agri?

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Suraj Durgesht 4 months ago

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Suraj DurgeshtLast Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 10-May-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Agricultural Field Officer Scale I Cut off 2018:

english 01.75/25(gen)

reasoning 11/50(gen)

Ga/QA 8.75/50(gen)

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Abinash Rath 6 months ago

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Abinash RathLast Seen: 5 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 29-Nov-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

This month I have put Ibps so form and given duration of course 4 years,but after diploma it was 3 years degree course. Will it be accepted?

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Priyanka Kashyap 6 months ago

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 2 days 3 hours agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
If you already have got the confirmation page after submitting the form then yes, you will be able to sit in the exam but there may/may not be a problem at the time of document verification if you qua...Read More

kirti sharma 6 months ago

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Kirti SharmaLast Seen: 6 months 1 week agoJoined on: 07-Nov-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I am doing Mba with dual specialization.my major is in HR and minor in marketing.can I apply for marketing officer in ibps S.O.

Can I ally for both the exam or one in ibps specialist officer

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Zubin Mehta 6 months ago

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Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 11 min 26 sec agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
You can definitely apply if Marketing is your forte and If you really love Marketing based roles and people management. Conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Common Written...Read More