IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria 2022: Check Age Limit, Educational Qualifications And Other Details Here

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection conducts IBPS SO Exam to recruit eligible and interested candidates to the post of Specialist Officer. Candidates who are aspiring to appear for this exam should know all the details such as eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus and so on. IBPS has set certain eligibility conditions which must be fulfilled by all the candidates who are applying for IBPS SO Exam. Those who do not fulfill the eligibility criteria will not be considered for the post. Read this article to know all about IBPS SO eligibility criteria and other details. If you are preparing for Bank exams then download our free e-book: A Complete Book of Data Interpretation and Analysis.

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IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for IBPS SO has been defined under the following parameters:
  • Nationality
  • Age Limit
  • Educational Qualification 

The details regarding each of these are as given below.

IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria: Nationality

A candidate must be either

  • a Citizen of India or  
  • a subject of Nepal or  
  • a subject of Bhutan or 
  • a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 intending to settle in India permanently
 

IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria: Age Limit

Candidates must be between 20 to 30 years of age to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam.

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There is relaxation in upper age limit provided to candidates belonging to reserved category. The details are as follows:

Category

Upper Age Relaxation

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)

5 years

Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

10 years

Ex-Servicemen (Army personnel)

5 years

Persons affected by 1984 riots

5 years


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IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria: Educational Qualification

The required educational qualification differs according to the post. The post-wise eduational qualifications are as follows:

Post Name

Educational Qualification

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Officer (Scale-I)

  • The candidate must have a 4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/Computer Science/IT/ Electronics & Instrumentation from the recognized university.

OR

  • The candidate must have a PG Degree in Electronics & Telecommunication/Electronics & Communication/ Electronics/ Computer Science/IT/ Computer Applications

Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I)

  • The candidate must have a 4 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/Agricultural Biotechnology/ Food Science/ Agriculture Business Management/Food Technology/ Dairy Technology/ Sericulture/ Agro-Forestry/Forestry from the university which is recognized by government.

Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)

  • The candidate must have a Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level

OR

  • The candidate must have a Post Graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level.

Law Officer

(Scale I)

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council.

HR/Personnel Officer

(Scale I)

  • The candidate must have a Two Years Post Graduation degree or 2 Years Full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/HR / HRD/ Labour Law.

Marketing Office

(Scale I)

  • The candidate must have MMS (Marketing)/ Two Years, MBA (Marketing)/ 2 Years, PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Marketing. 

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IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria: Number of Attempts

There is no restriction on the number of attempts for IBPS SO Exam. Candidates can apply for the exam as many times as they want provided they fulfill the above mentioned eligibility criteria.

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IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria FAQs

 

Q. What is the minimum age limit to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam?

A. The minimum age limit to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam is 20 years.

Q. What is the maximum age limit to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam?

A. The maximum age limit to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam is 30 years.

Q. How many attempts are allowed for IBPS SO Exam?

A. There is no restriction on the number of attempts for IBPS SO Exam.

Q. Is any prior experience required to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam?

A. No prior experience is not required to be eligible for IBPS SO Exam.

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