A Common Written Examination for recruitment of IBPS Specialist Officer in different cadres including Information technology, Agriculture, HR, Marketing, Legal and Rajbhasha Adhikari, in different Public sector Banks, is conducted by IBPS. Candidates wishing to apply for the exam should be aware of the minimum eligibility criteria which is specified by IBPS.
IBPS Specialist Officer Eligibility Details:
The criteria common for all posts is you must be a citizen of India or of Indian origin. A candidate can also be a subject of Nepal, Bhutan, or a Tibetan refugee who can to India before 01.01.1962 with an intention of permanently residing in India. For all posts the minimum age for applying is 20 years while the maximum age is 30 years for Scale-1 officers while for Scale-2 officers it is 35 years. The other criteria for various posts are discussed below:
1. IT Officer (Scale-1):
A four years Engineering Degree in any branch (CSE, IT, EN, ECE, EI)
Post Graduate Engineering Degree in any branch (CSE, IT, EN, ECE, EI)
Should be a Graduate who has passed DOEACC ‘B’ level
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2. Agriculture Field Officer (Scale-1):
Should have a graduation (4 year degrees) in any of the following fields:
- Animal Husbandry
- Veterinary Science
- Dairy Science
- Fishery Science
- Agri Marketing & Cooperation
- Co-operation & Banking
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3. Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale-1):
Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject in Graduation
Post graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects in Graduation.
4. Law Officer (Scale-1):
A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and registered as an Advocate with Bar Council.
5. HR/Personnel Officer (Scale 1):
Graduate and Full time Post Graduate degree or diploma in any of the following fields:
- Personnel Management
- Industrial Relations
- Social Work
- Labour Law
6. Marketing Officer (Scale 1):
The candidate should be a Graduate and possessing a Full time MBA in Marketing or Full time 2 years(with specialization in Marketing) PGDBA/ PGDBM
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For the Scale-2 Officers the educational criteria is same the additional criteria is given below:
1. IT Officer (Scale-2):
Minimum experience of 2 years in IT field.
2. Law Officer (Scale-2):
Minimum 2 years experience as Law Officer or 3 years experience of practice at Bar or Judicial Service.
3. Chartered Accountant (Scale-2):
Candidate should have passed Final examination for Chartered Accountants. No experience is required.
4. Manager Credit/ Finance Executive (Sale-2):
A candidate should be a graduate and ICWA/CFA/Full Time MBA or PGDBM. Minimum two years of experience is required in Scheduled Commercial Banks.
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So go through the IBPS Specialist Officer Eligibility Criteria and apply accordingly. If you have any doubt feel free to leave a comment.