IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 29th December 2018 To 27th January 2019
Result Date : 25th March 2019

IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility

Candidates, aiming to apply for Common Recruitment Process Specialist officer-VII ought to guarantee that they satisfy the base qualification criteria determined by IBPS:

IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility Criteria Based on Citizenship:

A Candidate must be either:

  • A citizen of India

  • A subject of Nepal

  • A subject of Bhutan

  • A Tibetan Refugee who approached India before first January 1962 with the aim of forever 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,

Note: Given that an applicant having a place with classes (ii), (iii), (iv) and (v) above should be a man in whose support a declaration of qualification has been issued by the Government of India. 

IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility Criteria Based on Age:

  • Age Limit:
    • Minimum: 20 Years
    • Maximum: 30 Years

IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility Criteria Based on Age Relaxation:

Sr. No


Age Relaxation


Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe

5 years


Other Backward Classes

3 years


Persons With Disability

10 years


Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Charged Officers (ECOs)/Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered no less than 5 years military administration and have been

Discharged on the culmination of task (counting those whose task is due to be finished inside one year from the last date of receipt of application) generally than by method for expulsion or release by virtue of wrongdoing or wastefulness or physical inability owing to the military administration or invalidity.

5 years


Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the

period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89

5 years


Persons affected by 1984 riots

5 years


IBPS SO 2018 Eligibility Criteria Based on Educational Qualification

Post Code

Name of the Post


Educational Qualifications (from a University/ Institution/ Board recognised by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt.Regulatory Bodies)


I.T. Officer (Scale-I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

4 year Engineering/ Technology Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics/ Electronics & Telecommunications/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics & Instrumentation


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)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

4 year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Fishery Science/Pisciculture/ Agri. Marketing & Cooperation/ Cooperation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry/Forestry/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ Food Science/ Agriculture Business Management/ Food Technology/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Engineering 


Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

Post Graduate Degree in Hindi with English as a subject at the degree (graduation) level


Postgraduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subjects at the degree (graduation) level.


Law Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

A Bachelor Degree in Law (LLB) and enrolled as an advocate with Bar Council


 HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)

Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

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)

  Min- 20 Years Max-30 Years

Graduate and Full time MMS (Marketing) / MBA (Marketing) / Full time 2 years PGDBA / PGDBM/ PGPM/ PGDM with specialization in Marketing


  • For posts other than IT Officer Scale I: Candidates must have Certificate/Diploma/Degree in PC operations/ Dialect/ought to have contemplated Computer/Information Technology as one of the subjects in the High School/College/ Establishment.

  • The authenticity of Degree: All the educational qualifications mentioned ought to be from a University/Institution/Board perceived by Govt. Of India/affirmed by Govt. Administrative Bodies and the outcome ought to have been pronounced on or before 02.12.2017. Legitimate record from Board/University for having pronounced the outcome at the very latest 02.12.2017 has to be submitted at the time of interview.

  • Educational Documents: Applicant ought to show the percentage acquired in Graduation computed to the closest two decimals in the online application. Where CGPA/OGPA is granted, the same ought to be changed over to percentage also and demonstrate the same in online application.

  • Computation of Percentage: The rate marks should be touched base at by partitioning the imprints got by the applicant in every one of the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by total most extreme stamps in every one of the subjects independent of distinctions/discretionary/extra discretionary subject, assuming any. This will be relevant for those Colleges likewise where Class/Grade is settled on the premise of Honors stamps as it was. The portion of percentage so arrived will be overlooked i.e. 59.99% will be dealt with as under 60% and 54.99% will be dealt with as under 55%.

  • Candidates can apply for just a single post. Numerous applications will be summarily dismissed.


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