IB ACIO 2018 Exam Details :

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has officially released Intelligence Bureau (IB) ACIO Recruitment 2018 Notification and total 134 Vacancies available for Deputy Central Intelligence Officer & Assistant Central Intelligence Officer-I/Executive. Candidates who are interested to apply for IB ACIO Recruitment 2018 are advised to read full IB Notification 2018 because only those candidates are able to apply who are eligible as per the eligibility criteria.

Latest Updates: IB Recruitment 2018 notification has been released for 134 posts of DCIO and ACIO/Executive. Candidates can apply offline from 22nd Feb 2018. Candidates can apply within on before Within 60 days from the date of issuance of this Advertisement (Around 21st April).

Previous Updates: As per the latest updates, IB ACIO Tier-I Result has been announced on 19th January 2018 and IB ACIO Tier-II exam is set to be held on 25th Feb 2018.
All candidates, who appeared in ACIO-II/Exe Examination (Tier-I) held on 15.10.2017, are hereby informed that due to printing errors in options of Question Nos. 2, 24, 25 & 78, these questions will not be evaluated and the candidates will be shortlisted for next level on the basis of their performance on remaining questions only.

IB ACIO 2017 Exam Details

Here, we have mentioned all the important information about the Intelligence Bureau Recruitment 2017 such as Vacancy Details, Educational Qualification, How to Apply Online, Application Fee, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Selection Process, and Preparation Tips etc.

IB Recruitment 2018 Vacancy Details :

IB Recruitment 2018 has been released in which total 134 vacancies available for Deputy Central Intelligence Officer (DCIO) & Assistant Central Intelligence Officer-I/Executive.

Intelligence Bureau 2018 Vacancy Details

  • Organized By: Intelligence Bureau
  • Exam Name: IB DCIO and ACIO 2018
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 134
Name of Post Number of Posts Salary Offered
1. Deputy Central Intelligence Officer/Executive 80 Pay Scale Rs. 56, 100-1 – 77 ,500/-
2. Assistant Central Intelligence Officer-I/Executive 54 Pay Scale Rs. 47,600-1,51,100/-

IB ACIO Last Year Vacancy Details

Total 1430 vacancies have been released for ACIO post. Here, we are going to provide you the full details of IB ACIO Vacancy 2017.

Name of Post: Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (Grade-II/Executive)

Total Number of Vacancies: 1430

Category Number of Vacancies Total
Vacancies ExSM
UR 951 95 1046
OBC 184 19 203
SC 109 11 120
ST 56 05 61
Total 1300 130 1430

IB ACIO Exam Dates 2018 :

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting Date of IB ACIO & DCIO 2018 Application Form Submission 22nd Feb 2018
Last Date of IB ACIO & DCIO 2018 Online Registration within 60 days from the date of Advertisement in Employment News Paper

IB ACIO 2017 Important Dates

Events Dates
Download Admit Card for IB ACIO Tier-I Exam 2017 22nd Sept 2017
IB ACIO 2017 Tier-I Written Examination Date 15th October 2017
IB ACIO Tier-I Result Declaration Date 19th January 2018
Download Admit Card for IB ACIO Tier-II Exam 2017 Feb 2018
IB ACIO 2017 Tier-II Written Examination Date 25th Feb 2018
IB ACIO Tier-II Result Declaration Date Update Soon

IB ACIO 2018 Eligibility Criteria :

All the interested candidates should know the Eligibility Criteria to apply for IB ACIO post. Therefore, we have mentioned the all educational qualification and age limit here.

Education Qualification for ACIO & DCIO: Candidates must have a graduation degree and 2-year experience in the required field.

IB ACIO 2018

Age Limit: Candidates age should not be greater than 52 years to apply for IB ACIO and DCIO 2018.

The age relaxation is applicable for candidates as per the govt rules. The 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC. Upper age limit is applicable for the departmental applicant’s up to 40 years of age who have rendered 3 years of regular and continuous service.

Note: For more details candidates should check the official notification of IB ACIO Recruitment 2017-18. The Handicapped/OH/HH/VH is not eligible to apply for this post, so they are requested not to apply for the IB ACIO recruitment 2017-18.

IB ACIO Application Form 2018 :

To apply for IB ACIO 2018 Recruitment, applicants should have to check the eligibility criteria first. For the reason that, if they are not eligible as per the educational qualification as well as age limit then they are not eligible to apply for it. The online registration of IB ACIO 2018 has been started from 22nd Feb it will be closed after 60 days of release notification. Applicants are suggested to fill IB ACIO Application Form 2018 before the last date. Candidates can apply only via offline mode because it is an online procedure, candidates cannot apply online for it. We have mentioned some simple steps to fill IB Application Form 2018 for candidate’s help.

How to fill IB ACIO 2018 Application Form?

  • First of all log on to the official website that is www.mha.nic.in
  • Check the “What’s New”
  • Read the notification carefully
  • Download Application Form
  • Select the desired post and Fill the form with correct data
  • Attach photograph and signature
  • Recheck the form
  • Submit the form and take the hard copy of the same

Postal Address

Joint Deputy Director/G. Intelligence Bureau,
Ministry of Home Affairs, 35 S.P. Marg,
Bapu Dham, New Delhi-21

IB ACIO Application Fee 2018 :

Candidates are not required to pay the application because all candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee.

Pay Fee via Offline Mode: Candidates are required to pay the fee via offline mode and they will have to take a printout of Challan form & deposit the application fee in cash in any branch of State Bank of India after a gap of one working day.

Pay via Online Mode: Candidates are required to pay the fee through online by using ATM Cum-Debit Card, Internet Banking, as well as Credit Card of State Bank of India or any other bank can pay the fees by ‘SBI Collect’ option. The applicants would be required to give their registration number during the procedure of online payment.

IB ACIO Exam Pattern 2018 :

IB ACIO Tier I Exam Pattern

Here, we have mentioned the IB ACIO Tier-I Exam Pattern 2018. The Tier-I examination will be held for total 100 Marks. There are four sections and 25 questions will be asked from each section. Questions will be asked from General Awareness, Reasoning, Quantitative Ability, and English. Each question will be asked for 1 mark and there will be 0.25 mark will be deducted as a negative marking.

S.No. Sections Section-Wise Topics Number of Question Section-Wise Marks
1 General Awareness Sports, Social issues, and news, International events, National events, Movies, History and Politics 25 25
2 Reasoning Verbal, Non-Verbal and Mental Ability 25 25
3 Quantitative Ability Geometry, Algebra, Arithmetic, Trigonometry etc. 25 25
4 English Grammar, Passages, Vocabulary 25 25

IB ACIO Tier II Exam Pattern

The MHA ACIO Tier II exam will be a descriptive paper will also be conducted offline where the applications have to write an essay carrying 30 marks and a Precis Writing of 20 marks. To be qualified for the next stage the candidate has to secure at least 33% marks in the descriptive test. Check the below mentioned details.

Exam Total Marks Total Time
Tier 2 Exam 50 60 Mins.

IB ACIO Interview

All the candidates will be selected on the basis of the performance in MHA ACIO Tier I and Tier II examination. For the selection in Interview round, they will have to get total 100 marks.

IB ACIO Syllabus 2018 :

As we know, to get good marks in IB ACIO examination, it is very important to have complete details of IB ACIO Syllabus 2018. The MHA ACIO Syllabus is similar to the SSC CGL Syllabus. Below we have mentioned the completed syllabus section wise:

General English: Synonyms & Antonyms, Spotting Error, Para Jumble. Reading Comprehension. Cloze Test. Sentence Improvement. fill in the blanks. Spelling Error. Idiom & Phrase. One-word Substitution. Active & Passive Voice, Preposition, etc.

Reasoning: Alphabet Test, Analogy, Arithmetic Reasoning, Blood Relation, Classification, Coding decoding, Distance direction test, Matrix, Logical Venn diagram, Missing Number, Paper cutting & folding, Embedded figures, Figure formation & Analysis, Series, Cube & Dice, Mirror Image, Water Image, Pattern Completion, Counting of figures, etc.

Arithmetic: Average, Boat & Stream, CI & SI, LCM & HCF, Mixture & Allegation, Partnership, Percentages, Complementary angles, Pipes & Cistern, Problem on Ages, Profit loss & Discount, Ration Proportion, Speed, time, and work, Time work & wages, Advance Maths, Geometry, Mensuration, Data Interpretation, Trigonometry, Degree and Radian Measures, Histogram, Standard Identities, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart, etc.

General Knowledge: Current Affairs, Economy & Finance, Geography, History, Indian Polity & Constitution, Science & Technology, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Static GK, etc.

IB ACIO 2018 Selection Process :

Candidates will be selected as per their performance in Tier-I and Tier-II Written examination. Candidates will have to get 30% marks as per the cut off list. Only those candidates will be selected for the Interview round who will get passing marks in Tier-I and Tier-II examination.

  • Tier-I Exam
  • Tier-II Exam
  • Interview

IB ACIO Admit Card 2018 :

IB ACIO Tier-II Admit Card 2017 will be released before 10 to 15 days of examination on the official website. However, Candidates are advised to Download IB ACIO Tier-II Call Letter 2017-18 before the exam date. The IB ACIO Tier-II examination will be conducted on 25th Feb 2018, so candidates will be able to Download IB ACIO Call Letter for Tier-II examination also from here. Candidates will have to use their Registration Number and Password to download their IB ACIO Admit Card 2018.

IB ACIO Cut off 2018 :

The IB ACIO PO Cut-Off marks are the minimum marks which are required for qualifying ACIO Examination. The IB ACIO Cut Off Marks 2018 will be released at the time of result declaration. This cut-off marks will be depended on the level of exam, the difficulty level, the number of vacancies, and number of candidates appeared for the examination.

IB ACIO Result 2018 :

The ACIO Tier-I examination has been conducted on 15th October 2017. The IB ACIO Tier-I Result 2017-18 has been declared on 19th January 2018. However, the organization has declared the result on the official website. The Tier-II exam is set to be held on 25th Feb and result will be declared after two months of examination.