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When Is IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 ? Know Everything Here

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020

The Ministry of Home Affairs of India (MHA) releases the IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 Notification for selection of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) posts in the Intelligence Bureau of India (IB). 

In this blog on IB ACIO 2020, we will be providing you with all the information about the Exam Pattern, Selection process, Syllabus, Salary, Posting, Eligibility criteria, etc.

The information given here is based on the previous IB ACIO recruitment notification. We will update the blog once the latest notification is released.

All young aspirants who are interested to join the Intelligence wing of the Indian Government should look out for the IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 Notification.

The Best Part

Being aware of the information given below now will give you a headstart for the IB ACIO 2020 Exam preparation.

The majority of candidates would start their preparation after the release of the official notification only, but you can start your preparation from today onwards instead of waiting for the release of the official notification.

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IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Important Dates

  • Online Registrations Start Date: not declared yet
  • Online Registrations End Date: not declared yet
  • IB ACIO Tier-I Examination: not declared yet
  • IB ACIO Tier-II Examination: not declared yet

Dates would be updated after the release of IB ACIO 2020 recruitment Notification.

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Eligibility Criteria

  • Age: 18-27 Years
  • Additional: Basic Computer Knowledge

IB ACIO Notification 2020 – Age relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
OBC 3 Years
SC/ ST 5 Years
Departmental Candidates who have rendered 3 years of regular and continuous service Up to the age of 40 Years
In the case of widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands and not remarried. Under general category Up to the age of 35 Years
In the case of widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands and not remarried. Under SC/ ST category Up to the age of 40 Years

(**The above information is based on the previous IB ACIO recruitment notification. The blog would be updated after the released of this IB ACIO 2020 recruitment Notification**)

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Selection Process

The selection process for IB ACIO 2020 recruitment will have 3 stages. the details as follows -:

Stage Type Marks
Tier 1 Objective Exam 100
Tier 2 Descriptive Exam 50
Tier 3 Personal Interview 100

(**The above information is based on the previous IB ACIO notification. The blog would be updated after the released of this IB ACIO 2020 recruitment Notification**)

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Exam Pattern

IB ACIO Notification 2020 – Tier 1 (Prelims) Exam Pattern

Section No. Of Questions Marks Time
General Awareness 25 25 60 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 25 25
Logical/Analytical Ability 25 25
English Language 25 25
Total 100 100

*There will be negative marking of ¼ mark for each wrong answer.

(**The above information is based on the previous IB ACIO recruitment notification. The blog would be updated after the released of this IB ACIO 2020 recruitment Notification**)

IB ACIO Notification 2020 – Tier 2 (Mains) Exam Pattern

Section Marks Time
Essay Writing 30 60 minutes
English Comprehension & Précis Writing 20
Total 50
  • Minimum 33% marks required in IB ACIO 2020 Tier 1 Exam to be eligible for IB ACIO 2020 Tier 2 Exam. Candidate would also need to score more than the actual Tier 1 cutoff to be declared by IB.
  • Both – IB ACIO 2020 Tier 1 and Tier 2 Marks would be considered for Tier 3 (interview) selection.
  • Total marks scored in all 3 stages of IB ACIO 2020 Exam would be considered for Final Selection.

(**The above information is based on the previous IB ACIO recruitment notification. The blog would be updated after the released of this IB ACIO recruitment 2020 Notification**)

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – How to Apply

  • Step 1: Following are the step to fill the Online Application form for the IB ACIO 2020 Recruitment Exam.
  • Step 2: Go to MHA Official Website (https://mha.gov.in/)
  • Step 3: Go to vacancies under Notification tab on the homepage
  • Step 4: Click on the IB ACIO Online Application link
  • Step 5: Register on the Online Application portal by filling your personal details like name, phone number and date of birth to get the Registration number and Password
  • Step 6: Now Log-in with  your Registration number and Password to start filling the Form
  • Step 7: Fill all your personal, education and work-related details correctly in the IB ACIO Online Form
  • Step 8: Upload your latest passport size photo
  • Step 9: Upload your Signature
  • Step 10: Submit the form (Check all the details carefully, once submitted, details cannot be changed.)
  • Step 11: After submission of IB ACIO Online form, you will be directed to the payment page for Application fees payment
  • Step 12: Make the payment through Online mode or Print the application fees challan for offline payment.
  • Step 13: Take a Print out of both application form and payment receipt.

IB ACIO Notification 2020 – Topics to prepare

Following is the list of important topics to be prepared for IB ACIO 2020 Exam -:

IB ACIO 2020 General Awareness Syllabus: 

Biology, Chemistry, Current Affairs, Economy & Finance, Geography, History, Indian Polity and Constitution, Physics, Science and Technology, Static GK.

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IB ACIO 2020 Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus: 

Average, Data Interpretation, LCM & HCF, Mensuration, Mixture and Alligation, Partnership, Pipes and Cistern, Problem on ages, Problems on boats and streams, Profit loss & Discount,  Ratio Proportion,  Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Time work & wages, Trigonometry. 

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IB ACIO 2020 Logical Reasoning Syllabus: 

Alphabet Test, Analogy, Arithmetic Reasoning, Blood Relation, Classification, Coding decoding, Cube & Dice, Distance direction test, Figure & Image-based problems, Logical Venn diagram, Matrix, Pattern Completion, Series – Missing Number, Alpha-numeric.

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IB ACIO 2020 English Language Syllabus: 

Active & Passive Voice, Cloze Test, fill in the blanks, Idiom & Phrase, One-word Substitution, Para Jumble, Preposition, Reading Comprehension, Sentence Improvement, Spelling Error, Spotting Error, Synonyms & Antonyms.

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IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Pay Scale

The details of IB ACIO PayScale is given below:

Rs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay Rs.4200 (PB-2) + admissible Central Government Allowances

[Under revision as per the recommendations of 7th C.P.C.]

(**The above information is based on the previous IB ACIO recruitment notification. The blog would be updated after the released of this IB ACIO 2020 recruitment Notification**)

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Career Prospects

Selected candidates would be posted as IB ACIO II Officers across various IB offices all over the country.

  • Eligible to be promoted to ACIO-I after 3-4 Years of service
  • After ACIO-I, the next promotion would be to the post of DCIO (Deputy Central Intelligence Officer. This happens after nearly 10 Years of service as IB ACIO-I 
  • A DCIO can be promoted as Assistant Director (Of Various Subsidiary IB’s)
  • Assistant Director can be promoted to the position of Joint Deputy Director

IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – Posting

  • Once selected as an IB ACIO, the candidate can be posted in any part of the country.
  • The posting can be in either Urban or Rural Area.

That is all from us in this blog on IB ACIO Recruitment 2020. Keep checking this space for all the government exam updates.

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