IBPS SO 2020: Application Process For Prelims To Start From November 2 @; Check Full Schedule Here

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Oct 29, 2020

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The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will commence the application process for IBPS SO (Specialist Officers) 2020 from November 2 on its official website Aspirants will be able to apply for the exam till November 23.

The Institute has released the full schedule for the exam. The IBPS SO 2020 is set to be conducted on December 26 and 27 for the Prelims stage. The authority will release the admit cards for the Prelims exam in the month of December prior to the commencement of exams. 

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IBPS SO 2020: Participating Banks

  • Allahabad Bank
  • Canara Bank
  • Indian Overseas Bank
  • Syndicate Bank
  • Andhra Bank
  • Central Bank of India
  • Oriental Bank of Commerce
  • UCO Bank
  • Bank of Baroda
  • Corporation Bank
  • Punjab National Bank
  • Union Bank of India
  • Bank of India
  • Indian Bank
  • Punjab & Sind Bank
  • United Bank of India
  • Bank of Maharashtra

IBPS SO 2020: Important Dates



Commencement of Application Process

November 2

Deadline for applying

November 23

Fee payment of application form

November 2 to 23

Prelims stage

Release of admit card

December 2020

Prelims exam date

December 26 and 27

Result Announcement

January 2021

Mains Stage

Release of admit card

January 2021

Mains exam date

January 30

Result Declaration

February 2021

Interview Stage

Admit card release

February 2021

Date of interview

February 2021

Result announcement 

March 2021

Provisional allotment

Apil 2021

There are various posts that are to be filled through the exam. Following is the name of the post that is to be filled by the potential candidates.

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

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IBPS SO 2020: Steps To Apply For The Exam

Candidates can apply for the IBPS SO 2020 by following these steps:

For Registration

  • Go to the official website of IBPS SO
  • Click on the link that says ‘Click here for registration’.
  • The registration form will be displayed.
  • Enter the details asked such as the candidate’s name, date of birth and valid contact details.
  • Tap on the ‘Register’ button.
  • A provisional registration number and password will be displayed.
  • A confirmation will be made via email and SMS.

For Application and Payment of application fees

  • Login to the portal using the above details (registration number and password). 
  • Fill in various details including candidate’s academic qualification, work experience, preference exam center, etc.
  • Upload various scanned documents like the latest photograph, signature, thumb impression, and handwritten declaration. Make sure that the documents are uploaded according to the prescribed dimensions. 
  • Check the application form and then submit the form.
  • Now, proceed with the payment of application fees.
  • Candidates can initiate the payment through various payment modes such as Credit/ Debit card, Net banking, Cash Card & Wallet, and IMPS.
  • Take the e-copy of the receipt or proof for the payment of the fees.

IBPS SO 2020: Application Fee


Application Fee (In Rs.)



SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex-servicemen 


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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.