IBPS CWE for Specialist Officers

The Indian Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) was founded in 1975 and is the premier government institute for academic enquiry and research in the areas of banking and finance. The institute hosts a Common Recruitment Process for Specialist Officers (CRP SPL), which was started in 2011. Selected candidates get allotted prestigious posts in one of the many public sector banks and financial institutions like Punjab National Bank, Bank of India etc. The exam is quite competitive and requires rigorous and dedicated study.

Posts Offered via IPBS CRP SPL 2017

The IPBS CRP SPL (VI) 2017 offers a number of posts in 22 public sector banks and financial institutions. Each post has its own educational qualification requirements. The specialist officer posts offered via IPBS CWE SPL 2015 are:

  • I.T Officer (Scale – I)
  • Agricultural Field Officer (Scale – I)
  • Rajbhasa Adhikari (Scale – I)
  • Law Officer (Scale – I)
  • HR/Personnel Officer (Scale – I)
  • Marketing Officer (Scale – I)
  • I.T Officer posts other than Scale – I

The Public Sector Banks recruiting through IPBS CWE SPL are:

  • Allahabad Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra
  • Bharatiya Mahila Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Corporation Bank
  • Dena Bank
  • ECGC (Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India)
  • Indian Bank
  • IDBI Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC)
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Punjab & Sind Bank
  • Syndicate Bank
  • UCO Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • United Bank of India
  • Vijaya Bank
  • Any other bank or financial institutions

Important Dates

Apply online from

23 November - 10 December, 2016

Availability of admit cards

19 January, 2017

IBPS Specialist Officer Exam date

28 & 29 January, 2017

Result

7 February, 2017

Other exams by IBPS: IBPS CWE for Bank PO/ MT

Eligibility Criteria

Nationality

In order to be eligible for appearing in IBPS CRP SPL 2017 a candidate must be:

A candidate must be a Citizen of India or /Nepal/Bhutan/Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India/a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Also, candidates belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above must possess a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Age (As on 01.11.2016):

Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 30 years

i.e. a candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.11.1986 and not later than 01.11.1996 (both dates inclusive)

Educational Qualifications (As on 09.12.2016)

I.T. Officer (Scale-I) - Post Code 01

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
a) 4 year Engineering Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation
OR
b) Post Graduate Degree in Electronics/ Electronics & Tele Communication/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Computer Applications
OR
Graduate having passed DOEACC 'B' level

Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) - Post Code 02

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
4 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Agri. Engineering/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri Marketing & 3 Cooperation/ Co-operation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry/ Food Science/ Forestry/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ Agricultural Business Management

RajbhashaAdhikari (Scale I) - Post Code 03

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level
OR
Post graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level.

Law Officer (Scale I) - Post Code 04

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council

HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I) - Post Code 05

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
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) - Post Code 06

Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/Board recognized by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies) -
Graduate and Full time MBA (Marketing) / Full time 2 years PGDBA / PGDBM with specialization in Marketing *

Exam Pattern and Syllabus

The IBPS CRP SPL VI has three stages:

  • Common Written Exam (CWE)

The CWE is taken online at designated exam centers. The syllabus for different positions is as follows:

Law Officer- Scale I & Rajbhasha Adhikari Scale I

Reasoning

Maximum Marks - 50

English Language

Maximum Marks - 25

General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry

Maximum Marks - 50

Professional Knowledge

Maximum Marks - 75

Total

Maximum Marks - 200
Total Time - 120 minutes

IT Officer Scale I, Agricultural Field Officer Scale I, HR/ Personnel Officer Scale I & Marketing Officer Scale I

Reasoning

Maximum Marks - 50

English Language

Maximum Marks - 25

Quantitative Aptitude

Maximum Marks - 50

Professional Knowledge

Maximum Marks - 75

Total

Maximum Marks - 200
Total Time - 120 minutes

  • Personal Interview

Candidates who clear the online written examination will be slotted in for an interview which is conducted by the concerned public sector banks and financial institutions with some help from IBPS. The will need to download the IBPS CWE SPL IV call letters from the authorized IBPS website (www.ibps.in). They will also need to carry prescribed documents for submission before the interview. The details for the interview shall be disclosed after the declaration of the CWE results.

  • Final Selection

The final selection for the IBPS CWE SPL 4 cut off will be made by combining CWE and interview scores by an 80:20 ratio. Candidates will be allotted to participating organizations on a merit-cum-preference basis.

Application Procedure

Persons wanting to apply for the exam must go to the IBPS website and fill out the IBPS CRP SPL IV for specialist officers form. They will need:

  • Scanned photograph
  • Scanned signature
  • Valid-mail ID and mobile number

There are a number of payment methods available to applicants. The application fee for SC/ST/PWD is Rs. 100 and Rs. 600 for applicants from all other categories.

Exam Centres

Andaman & Nicobar ( State Code - 11)

Centre - Port Blair

Andhra Pradesh ( State Code - 12)

Centre - Hyderabad, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam

Arunachal Pradesh ( State Code - 13)

Centre - Itanagar

Assam ( State Code - 14)

Centre - Guwahati

Bihar ( State Code - 15)

Centre - Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea

Chandigarh ( State Code - 16)

Centre - Chandigarh

Chhattisgarh ( State Code - 17)

Centre - Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur

Dadra & Nagar Haveli ( State Code - 18)

Centre - Surat

Delhi ( State Code - 20)

Centre - Bahadurgarh, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon

Goa ( State Code - 21)

Centre - Panaji

Gujarat ( State Code - 22)

Centre - Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Vadodara

Haryana ( State Code - 23)

Centre - Ambala, Panchkula

Himachal Pradesh ( State Code - 24)

Centre - Shimla

Jammu & Kashmir ( State Code - 25)

Centre - Jammu, Srinagar

Jharkhand ( State Code - 26)

Centre - Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi

Karnataka ( State Code - 27)

Centre - Bengaluru, Dharwad, Hubli, Mangalore

Kerala ( State Code - 28)

Centre - Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthpuram

Lakshwadweep ( State Code - 29)

Centre - Kavarrati

Madhya Pradesh ( State Code - 30)

Centre - Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur

Maharashtra ( State Code - 31)

Centre - Aurangabad, Greater Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Pune

Manipur ( State Code - 32)

Centre - Imphal

Meghalaya ( State Code - 33)

Centre - Shillong

Mizoram ( State Code - 34)

Centre - Aizawl

Nagaland ( State Code - 35)

Centre - Kohima

Odisha ( State Code - 36)

Centre - Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Sambalpur

Puducherry ( State Code - 37)

Centre - Puducherry

Punjab ( State Code - 38)

Centre - Amritsar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala

Rajasthan ( State Code - 39)

Centre - Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur

Sikkim ( State Code - 40)

Centre - Gangtok

Tamilnadu ( State Code - 41)

Centre - Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli

Telangana ( State Code - 42)

Centre - Hyderabad

Tripura ( State Code - 43)

Centre - Agartala

Uttar Pradesh ( State Code - 44)

Centre - Agra, Allahabad, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi

Uttarakhand ( State Code - 45)

Centre - Dehradun, Roorkee

Contact

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
IBPS House, 90 feet, D.P.Road,
Near Thakur Polytechnic,
Off. Western Express Highway, P. B. No. 8587
Kandivali (E), Mumbai 400 101, INDIA
Toll free Helpline Number for Candidate Queries: 1800 222 366 (Available from 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM)
Fax: 91-22-2854 2076

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