IBPS SO Notification 2022 has been officially released by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection for FY 2022-23 on October 31, 2022 at https://ibps.in/. Online application has been started from November 01, 2022 and lasts till November 21, 2022. Candidates who are eligible can apply online against IBPS Specialist Officer Notification 2022 by visiting the IBPS’s website at https://ibps.in/.

IBPS SO Notification 2022

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has officially released the notification brochure and invited candidates to apply online for IBPS SO 2022 Notification who want to get recruited for the Specialist Officers post in different participating banks. 

A notification has been released for 710 vacancies for different posts, which are the followings:

  • IT Officer
  • Law Officer
  • Agriculture Field Officer
  • Marketing Officer 
  • Personnel Officer (HR)
  • Rajbhasha Adhikari 

Selections for different posts are going to take place in three stages, which are Prelims, Mains & Interview. 

IBPS SO Recruitment 2022

Whether you want to get recruited for any post of Specialist Officer, firstly, you have to submit an online application form for IBPS SO 2022 Recruitment by visiting the official website before/on November 21, 2022. Candidates who apply online to take part in selection stages will be called for Prelims Online Exam, which is tentatively scheduled to take place on December 24 or 30, 2022.

IBPS SO 2022 Key Points

Country India 
Organisation Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Post NameSpecialist Officer 
Vacancies 710
Notification Release Date October 31, 2022
Application Form Date November 01 to 21, 2022
Selections Process Prelims, Mains & Interview 
Age Limit 20 to 30 Years 
Education Qualification Graduation 
Application FeeSC / ST / PWD – ₹175/-
General / OBC – ₹850/-
Participating Banks Eleven
Official Website ibps.in
Admit Card Release Date December 2022
Exam DateDecember 24 / 30, 2022
Result Date January 2023
Scorecard & Cut Off Date January 2023
Admit Card Release Date January 2023
Exam DateJanuary 29, 2023
Result Date February 2023
Scorecard & Cut Off Date February 2023
Call Letter Release Date March 2023
Interview Date March 2023
Result DateApril 2023

IBPS SO Vacancy 2022

As per the official notification, there are a total number of 710 vacancies for various Specialist Officer posts in 11 different participating banks, by going through the table, you can know the number of vacancies for each post. 

1.IT Officer44
2.Agriculture Officer516
3.Marketing Office100
4.Law Officer10
5.Personnel Officer15
6.Rajbhasha Adhikari 25

IBPS SO 2022 Participating Banks

The Names of 11 participating banks where 710 vacancies are available for various posts of SO are as follows.

  1. Bank of Baroda 
  2. Canara Bank 
  3. Indian Overseas Bank 
  4. UCO Bank 
  5. Bank of India 
  6. Central Bank of India 
  7. Punjab National Bank 
  8. Union Bank of India
  9. Bank of Maharashtra
  10. Indian Bank
  11. Punjab & Sind Bank

IBPS SO Eligibility Criteria 2022

Eligibility criteria for various posts of Specialists Officer in terms of educational qualification and age limit is available below.

Education Qualification 

  • IT Officer – 4 Years Engineering/Technology Degree in Computer Science, Computer Applications, Information Technology, Electronics, Electronics & Telecommunications,  Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Instrumentation
  • Agriculture Officer – 4 Years Graduate Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Dairy Science, Fishery Science, Pisciculture, Agriculture Marketing & Cooperation, Co-operation & Banking, etc.
  • Marketing Office – Graduate & 2 Years full time MMS or MBA (Marketing).
  • Law Officer – LLB Degree & enrolled Advocate with Bar Council.
  • Personnel Officer (HR) – Graduate & 2 Years full time postgraduate degree or diploma in Personnel Management / Industrial Relations/ HR / HRD/ Social Work / Labour Law.
  • Rajbhasha Adhikari – Postgraduate in Hindi or with English or PG in Sanskrit with both English & Hindi.

Age Limit 

  • For any post of Specialist Officer an individual’s age must not be below 20 years and above 30 years as of November 01, 2022.

Note: It is highly recommended to check out the official notification before applying online for IBPS SO Recruitment 2022. 

(By checking out the official notification, you can get detailed information about education qualification and upper age relaxation.)

IBPS SO Application Fee 2022

Go through the table, which is available below and get details about the IBPS SO 2022 Application Fee for various category candidates. 

Category Application Fee
Schedule Caste ₹175/-
Schedule Tribes 
Person With Benchmark Disability 
General ₹850/-
Other Backward Class 

Note: Last date to pay online application form for IBPS Specialist Officer Recruitment 2022 is November 21, 2022. Candidates will be able to pay it online mode.

IBPS SO Application Form 2022

Step-by-step guide to submit an application form again the IBPS SO Notification 2022 is available below.

1). Go to the official website of the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection at ibps.in/.

2). In your left-hand an option of CRP Specialist Officers will be before you, tap on it.

3). Now, you need to click on Common Recruitment Process for Specialist Officers XII.

4). An option of the Click here to apply Online for Common Recruitment Process for CRP-SPL-XII will be before you, click on it.

5). After tapping on the above mentioned option, an option of Click Here for New Registration will be before you, tap on it.

6). Now, you need to do the following activities.

  • Enter Basic Information 
  • Upload Photo & Signature
  • Enter Other Required Details
  • Take Preview
  • Upload Required Documents
  • Pay Application Fee