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IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 – Know Here

IBPS SO Exam Pattern

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the notification for the recruitment of Specialist Officers in 2019. A total 0f 1163 vacancies have been released by the 17 participating organizations for the 2019-20 recruitment process. Read the blog to know complete notification details. We will know about IBPS SO exam pattern 2019 in this blog. Exam pattern differs in IBPS SO for various positions because of the requirement for these particular positions. We will have a complete look into the exam pattern to get a better understanding of the preparation strategy that should be followed in order to succeed in the exam.

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 -20

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 differs for different positions that come under this category. Exam is conducted in 3 stages which are as follows

  1. Prelims Examination
  2. Mains Examination
  3. Interview

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IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 – For Prelims

For Rajbhasha Adhikari and Law Officer

Sr. no Name of test No. Of Questions Maximum Marks Medium Of Exam Duration
1 English Language 50 25 English 40 minutes
2 Reasoning 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
3 General Awareness with Special Reference to the Banking Industry 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Total 150 125

 

For the Post of IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Sr. no Name of test No. Of Questions Maximum Marks Medium Of Exam Duration
1 English Language  50 25 English 40 minutes
2 Reasoning 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Total 150 125

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS.
Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be
shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

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IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 – For Mains

For the Post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Name of test No. Of Questions Maximum Marks Medium Of Exam Duration
Professional Knowledge 60 60 English and Hindi 45 minutes

 

Exam Pattern for the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari

Name of test No. Of Questions Maximum Marks Medium Of Exam Duration
Professional Knowledge(objective) 45 60 English and Hindi 30 minutes
Professional Knowledge(descriptive) 2 English and Hindi 30 minutes

Note: (For Prelims and Mains)There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

(IMP – IBPS reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website.)

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IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 – For Interview

Candidates who have been shortlisted in the Online Main Examination for CRP SPL-IX will subsequently be called
for an Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and coordinated by the Nodal Banks in each
State/ UT. Interviews will be conducted at select centers. The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in the interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWBD candidates)

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019 – Participating Organisations

Allahabad Bank Canara Bank Indian Overseas Bank Syndicate bank
Andhra Bank Central Bank of India Oriental Bank of Commerce UCO Bank
Bank Of Baroda Corporation Bank Punjab National Bank Union Bank Of India
Bank Of India Indian Bank Punjab and Sind Bank United Bank of India
Maharashtra Bank

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That is all from us in this blog for IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2019-20. We have covered the exam pattern for various pattern positions that are covered in the Specialist officer cadre. For more updates, please stay tuned to Oliveboard.

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