IB ACIO Recruitment 2020 – The Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Home Affairs is inviting applications from candidates for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, Grade II/ Executive. The salary would be Rs.44900-142400.
It is a General Central Service, Group ‘C’ (Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial) post. The candidates will get a security allowance which will be adjusted 20% of basic pay. However, the officers can claim cash for other government allowances if they have not utilized 30 days of holidays.
The post involves All India Service liability. Therefore, the candidates willing to serve anywhere in India only need to apply.
There are frequent reports that the Intelligence Bureau (IB) has warned in advance about terrorism, security measures for VIPs, Naxal movements, drug trafficking and other activities.
How do you think the department knows all this? The network, which is spread across states, districts and regions, is always vigilant and collects that information and transmits it to the government.
That’s why so many staff work. They play a key role in the internal security of the country. Candidates interested in performing such daring duties now have a better chance.
The Intelligence Bureau under the Ministry of Home Affairs of the Government of India has issued notification for the recruitment of a large number of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-2 / Executive posts across the country. IB-General Central Services Division has started the process for recruitment in 2000 vacancies under Group-C (Non Gazetted, Non Ministerial).
So, Eligible candidates can apply for the post through the official site of MHA on mha.gov.in. This recruitment drive will fill up 2000 posts in the organization. The last date to apply for the same is till January 9, 2021.
An appointment to the post will be temporary. However, appointment in permanent capacity will depend on various factors governing permanent appointment in such post in force at that time. Candidates can check eligibility, selection process, and other details below.
Total number of IB vacancies: 2,000
Age limit: The minimum age limit for the post is 18 years and maximum age limit is 27 years.
Eligibility criteria: The minimum educational qualification required for this post is graduation.
Selection criteria for IB ACIO Recruitment 2020:
The selection of candidates will be on the basis of Tier I, Tier II, and Tier III exam. Tier I exam will be online mode having 100 objective types MCQs. The time duration is 1 hour and the total mark is 100.
There will be a negative marking of ¼ mark for each wrong answer. The tier-II exam will be a descriptive type paper of 50 marks. The exam duration is 1 hour and the total mark is 50. Tier III Interview will have 100 marks.
Application Fee: Exam fee: 600 for Male candidates of General, EWS and OBC categories; 500 for others
IB ACIO 2020 Important Dates
- Opening date of registration: December 19
- Closing date of registration: January 9
- How To Apply: Online at mha.gov.in
The candidate has to indicate three choices as an examination center for the online/ Tier I exam. Successful completion of mandatory induction training is a pre-requisite for confirmation to the post. For more related details candidates can visit the official site of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
How to prepare for IB ACIO Recruitment?:
This is an introductory syllabus for candidates preparing for jobs in Staff Selection Commission, Banks, Railways etc. Those who take those exams can prepare for these jobs with minimal effort.
Although the syllabus is the same, there is some variation in the pattern of questions. It is advisable to examine old questionnaires for understanding about them.
FAQs on Recruitment?
- What is the Eligibility Criteria for IB ACIO Recruitment?
The candidate should be a graduate or equivalent from a recognized University. The age limit of the candidate should be between 18 years to 27 years of age. The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST and by 3 years for OBC candidates.
- How to apply for IB ACIO Recruitment?
Eligible candidates should apply through online mode only.
- What is the Selection Process for IB ACIO Recruitment?
Firstly, the candidates will have to clear an online test, a descriptive type test. Secondly, they will be called for an interview which is subject to Psychometric/Aptitude Test.