Saloni Jain @Eduncle posted an Article
August 19, 2019 • 2:59 pm

IBPS SO Notifications 2019-20, Exam Date and Last Date – Stay Updated!


IBPS SO 2019-20 Notification

Hello Aspirants,

Here we would like to draw your attention to the Latest IBPS SO 2019-20 Notification which you all must be waiting for. Here, in this blog, you will be getting the latest news about IBPS SO 2019-20 exam dates which you all must be eager to know.

The IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam will be conducted by IBPS or Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to select qualified candidates.

As per the latest notification, the IBPS SO Prelims Exam 2019-20 is expected to be conducted on 28th & 29th December 2019. IBPS SO Main Exam is expected on 25th January 2020. The candidates which will qualify this pre-IBPS SO exam will be eligible to appear in the IBPS SO Mains exam.


Important Note -

IBPS SO Mains Result 2018 has been declared on the official website on 06th February 2019. 

IBPS has released the list of candidates which are provisionally allotted for the post of Specialist Officer (CRP SPL VIII).



IBPS SO 2019-20 Posts Update | What’s New


The registration procedure for IBPS SO 2019 Exam will start in the month of November 2019.

 There are total 1599 IBPS SO Vacancies for IBPS SO 2019.


Below in this blog, we have provided the detailed information about IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam Latest Notifications. Those who are seriously aspiring for Bank Specialist Officer Recruitment Exam must read the complete blog to keep themselves updated.


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IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam Dates | Schedule your Preparations Accordingly!


The IBPS SO aspirants must have an excellent preparation schedule to fulfill their dreams. The first thing which IBPS SO candidates must do before beginning up their exam preparation is to schedule their study goals and assign deadlines to each task.


To make the Time Management easier for candidates, Eduncle has come up with the Complete Calendar of Important IBPS SO Exam Dates.


Tentative IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam Dates have been declared. You can check the dates from the table given below.



S. No. IBPS SO Events Important Dates
1. IBPS SO Online Registration including edit/modification of the application of candidates To be notified soon
2. Payment of IBPS SO Exam Application Fees To be notified soon
3. Download of IBPS SO Exam Prelims Admit Card To be notified soon
4. IBPS SO Exam Date (Prelims) 28th and 29th December 2019
5. IBPS Specialist Officer Prelims Result Declaration To be notified soon
6. Download of IBPS SO Exam Main Admit Card To be notified soon
7. IBPS Specialist Officer Mains Exam Date 25th January 2020
8. IBPS Specialist Officer Mains Result Declaration To be notified soon


Candidates should keep visiting the IBPS SO Notifications 2019-20 Page for latest news and updates regarding the exam.



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IBPS SO Notification 2019-20 | Know the Highlights and Fast Facts here!


As you all know, the IBPS SO Exam is conducted for the selection of Specialist Officers in their respected fields.


As per the recent notification from IBPS, the candidates who are willing to appear in IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam can plan up their preparations accordingly.


To make you aware of the fast facts and highlights of IBPS Specialist Officer Common Recruitment Process, we are providing some important factors from IBPS SO Notification 2019-20. Please check below –


IBPS SO Exam will be conducted for the following posts –

1. IT Officer (Scale-I)

2. Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I)

3. Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)

4. Law Officer (Scale I)

5. HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)

6. Marketing Officer (Scale I)

 To get recruited on any of the above positions through IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam, candidates must go through the Online Test followed by an Interview Session.

If they qualify the online test, only then they can appear in the Interview Session.

Based on the combined score of Online Test and Interview, Candidates will be provisionally allotted their Respected Banks.

 As per the IBPS SO Exam Pattern, the candidates must go through the two written test recruitment phases that are – Prelims & Mains Exams.

The candidates will be allotted separate time limits for each section.

The corrected scores obtained by each of the candidates in different sessions will be normalized using an equ-percentile method.

 Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each IBPS SO 2019-20 Exam and a minimum total score would be considered for the shortlisting for interview.

Depending on the number of vacancies available, cut-offs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview.

All tests other than Professional Knowledge Test shall be qualifying and marks obtained in such tests shall not be added for merit listing for the interview.

The IBPS SO 2019-20 will be conducted at various locations of India.

With the release of IBPS SO 2019-20 Notification, candidates can check the list of vacancies for different positions and that to state wise.

At Eduncle you can get every official information related to IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2019-20, in a precise and interactive manner.


We cater the following fields of IBPS SO Notifications -




IBPS Specialist Officer Notification 2019-20 [Official PDF]


The Official Notice PDF for IBPS SO CRP IX will be uploaded on The PDF will contains the following details:


Details regarding all 6 posts offered through Specialist Officer Exam.

Post-wise Vacancy Breakage.

Participating Banks.

Tentative IBPS SO Calendar 2019-20.

Detailed Eligibility Criteria & Selection Process.

Process to Apply Online.


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IBPS Specialist Officer Exam - Know All Details


At Eduncle, the candidates who are seeking to appear in the exam and want to pursue their career as Specialist Officers in Banking Sectors can be well updated about the IBPS SO Notification and the banking exam’s nature, posts offered, eligibility criteria, marking and selection scheme.


The test is designed for those eligible and willing candidates who are looking for government jobs in the desired fields like – IT, Law, Agriculture, HR and Marketing etc.


As per the selection scheme, the candidates must appear in Written Test for the concerned field and score more than the cutoff marks to appear in the next round i.e. Interview Session.


After scoring well in Interview, the candidates will be intimated through the IBPS SO 2019-20 Notification for provisional allotment of their designation in one of IBPS Participating Organizations as per the vacancies offered for the year.


At Eduncle, the candidates can be benefited with the adequate amount of information about the exam and the study material and other online packages provided to make their preparation easier.

Stay Tuned with Eduncle for IBPS SO 2019-20 Notification!


Suggested Reads –


IBPS SO Previous Year Question Paper | Free Sample Papers

IBPS SO 2019-20 Preparation Books | Study Material


Dear Candidates, if you wish to ask anything about IBPS Recruitment Exams, then feel free to contact us through the comment section below.


We’ll be happy to help you! Thanks 


Happy Preparing! 



Showing 18 comments out of 42
  • Suhasini
    can u please upload the previous year question paper of IBPS SO HR CWE?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Suhasini, Greetings from Eduncle! We will soon update the previous year question paper for IBPS SO HR subject. Stay connected with Eduncle! Thanks for sharing your learning needs with us! Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Kishan
    I had completed my degree in B.E. Computer engineering (Not Computer Science) So what can i enter in my Stream while filling Form?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You can add B.E. Computer Engineering in IBPS SO Online Form.   Hope the above information will be helpful to you. For more queries, please stay tuned!   Thanks for asking!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
    Hello sir, I am completed master degree in hindi and in my graduation there is no sub of hindi. So i want to know i am eligible for Rajbhasha अधिकारी....??? Kindly inform me sir
  • Arefin
    Dear sir/madam,what is the expected number of vacancies of ibps so hr vii( 2017-18)?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Priyanka,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Number of vacancies for IBPS SO 2018 hasn't released yet. We'll notify you regarding this at the earliest.   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Ajaz
    Can electrical and electronics engineering candidates can apply for the it officer .
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  • D
    Dear all, pls suggest what to do. ibps so pre cleared, main cleared but husband is not agree to send me for interview
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  • Renuka
    Hi, I am B.E. Computer Science graduate with 7 years experience in IT sector. How can I apply for So scale 2? Regards, Renuka.
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  • Swathi Varma
    When will be it oficer 2 be conducted
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Swathi, Greetings from Eduncle! IBPS SO CRP will comprise of a single examination and the candidates shortlisted from the CWE will be called for the interview. IBPS SO CRP has no Mains exam stage. The tentative dates for IBPS SO Single Exam are 28th and 29th January 2017. Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Vignesh
    hello, i have completed 3 year diploma and completed degree in Engineering on computer science...can i apply in ibps so.....
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You are eligible to apply for IBPS SO Exam after completing your graduation.   Hope the above information will be helpful to you. For more queries, please stay tuned!   Thanks for asking!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Praful
    Please upload previous year professional knowledge question paper for IT officer.
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello Praful,   Greetings from Eduncle!   We'll upload the papers at the earliest. For more queries, please stay tuned!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Sangavipradeepa
    HI, i have completed my degree in the stream of electrical and electronics.Am i eligible for the post.If yes which stream i should select?
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    Eduncle Team
    Hello,   Greetings from Eduncle!   You can apply for IBPS SO IT Officer.   Hope the above information will be helpful to you. For more queries, please stay tuned!   Thanks for asking!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
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