IBPS SO Admit card 2015 Download ibps.in Specialist Officer Call letter

IBPS SO Admit card 2015 - This page will be providing you admit card of IBPS SO Exam 2015 - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is scheduled to conduct Specialist officer exam. The online examination for the next Common Recruitment Process (CRP) for selection of personnel in Specialist Officers’ cadre posts in the Participating Organizations listed below is tentatively scheduled in January 2016. Successfully registered candidates can download their IBPS SO Exam Admit card from here after release by www.ibps.in

IBPS SO Admit card 2015

The SO admit card for online exam had been released on 12 January 2016. Written exam will be held on 30 & 31 January 2016.
Important dates


  • IBPS SO Admit card download : Starts from 12 January 2016
  • IBPS SO Exam Date - 30.01.2016 & 31.01.2016.
  • Declaration of Results : February 2016
  • Interview Call Letter : February / March 2016
  • Interviews : March 2016
  • Provisional Allotment : April 2016


Details of Posts in IBPS SO Exam 2015

  • HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)
  • Marketing Officer (Scale I)
  • I.T. Officer (Scale
  • Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I)
  • Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)
  • Law Officer (Scale I)


IBPS SO Cut off marks 2016
Here are the expected cut off scores for IBPS SO to be conducted on 30 and 31 January 2016.
Post  UR OBC SC ST HI OC VI
IT Officer ( Scale – I)  65-75 60 -70 55- 65 54-63 50-60 58-65 55-65
Agriculture Field Officer ( Scale – I) 67-77 45-55 48-55 42-52 30-40 42-52 44-54
Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale- I) 64-74 55-65 50-60 33-43 50 -65 41-50 50-60
Law Officer  ( Scale- I) 65-75 50-60 47-55 46-56 N.A 42-52 43-53
H.R/ Personnel Officer ( Scale- I) 66- 76 55-65 52-60 51- 60 N.A 53 – 62 44- 54
Marketing Officer ( Scale-I) 67-77 60-70 57-65 50- 60 33-41 52-61 50- 60

Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test and also a minimum total score, as explained above, to be considered to be shortlisted for interview. Depending on the number of vacancies available, cutoffs will be decided and candidates will be shortlisted for interview.


After IBPS SO Written exam
Candidates who appear and are shortlisted in the examination, will subsequently be called for a Common Interview to be conducted by the Participating Organisations and co-ordinated by the Nodal Bank. Depending on the vacancies to be filled in during th e financial year 2016-17 based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS, candidates shortlisted will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations keeping in view the spirit of Govt. Guidelines on reservatio n policy, administrative convenience, etc. The validity for CWE SPL-V will automatically expire at the close of business on 31.03.2017 with or without giving any notice.


IBPS SO Exam Pattern for Law Officer- Scale I & Rajbhasha Adhikari Scale I
Sr. No. Name of Tests Max. Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 50 2 hours
2 English language 25
4 General Awareness (with special reference to banking industry) 50
5 Professional Knowledge 75
Total 200



Exam pattern for IT Officer Scale I, Agricultural Field Officer Scale I, HR/ Personnel Officer Scale I &Marketing Officer Scale I
Sr. No. Name of Tests Max. Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 50 2 hours
2 English language 25
4 Quantitative Aptitude 50
5 Professional Knowledge 75
Total 200
About IBPS SO Interviews -
The total marks allotted for Interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates). The weightage (ratio) of Online CWE (exam) and interview will be 80:20.
On completion of the interview process, depending on the vacancies to be filled in during the financial year 2016-17 based on the business needs of the Participating Organisations and as reported to IBPS, candidates shortlisted will be provisionally allotted to one of the Participating Organisations, based on merit-cum-preference

About IBPS SO Appointment
A candidate should qualify both in the CWE and interview and be sufficiently high in the merit to be shortlisted for subsequent allotment process. Those who clears all the stages will be selected for Specialist officer posts.

About IBPS SO Admit card 2015
In the examination hall as well as at the time of interview, IBPS Admit card / call letter for SO along with a photocopy of the candidate’s photo identity (bearing the same name as it appears on the call letter) such as PAN Card/ Passport/ Driving Licence/ Voter’s Card/ Bank Passbook with photograph/ Photo identity proof issued by a Gazzetted Officer/ People’s Representative along with a photograph / Identity Card issued by a recognised college/ university/ Aadhar card with a photograph/ Employee ID should be submitted to the invigilator for verification.
The Centre, venue address, post applied for, date and time for examination and interview shall be intimated in the respective Admit card.
An eligible candidate should download his/her IBPS SO 2015 Hall ticket from the official website www.ibps.in by entering Registration Number and Password/Date of Birth. No hard copy of the call letter/ Information Handout etc. will be sent by post/ courier.

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