IB ACIO 2020 – The IB ACIO application form 2020 is now available online at mha.gov.in. Intelligence Bureau invites online applications from graduates before the last date January 09, 2021. Moreover, the official notification for IB ACIO 2020 is now available at the MHA website. The recruitment for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer is announced for 2000 vacancies. Candidates have to appear for Tier 1 (CBT), Tier 2 (descriptive) and Interview to get selected for the recruitment. Know more about IB ACIO 2020 recruitment, vacancies and much more below.
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IB ACIO 2020
The post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer is announced under Grade-II/ Executive Examination, Ministry of Home Affairs. Check all the important dates related to IB ACIO 2020 below.
|Start of application process||19 Dec 2020|
|Last date to apply||09 Jan 2021|
|Release of admit card||To be announced|
|IB ACIO 2021 Exam Date||To be announced|
|Result Declaration||To be announced|
|Interview Dates||To be announced|
IB ACIO Notification 2020
Intelligence Bureau has recently released the official notification for IB ACIO recruitment online. So, applicants who wish to apply for the recruitment of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer can refer to the snapshot of the notification below.
IB ACIO Vacancies 2020
Intelligence Bureau, the conducting body of ACIO recruitment, has advertised 2000 vacancies. Applicants recruited under these advertised vacancies will be posted anywhere in India. These vacancies are however tentative in nature and may or may not increase in future.
IB ACIO Eligibility Criteria
To successfully submit applications for IB Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, candidates need to ensure that they meet the eligibility criteria. So, before applying, go through the IB ACIO eligibility below.
- Candidates should have a graduation degree from a recognized university.
- Knowledge of computers is a desirable qualification for the eligible candidates.
Age Limit (as on Jan 09, 2021):
- Minimum age limit: 18 years
- Maximum age limit: 27 years
IB ACIO Application Form 2020
The application procedure for IB ACIO is conducted online at MHA website. Eligible candidates can follow the steps given below to submit IB ACIO application form successfully.
- First, candidates have to visit the official website, mha.gov.in or ncs.gov.in.
- Now, click on the ACIO-II ink to get the registration link.
- Enter the personal details, contact details etc correctly to register successfully.
- On completion, application sequence number and password is generated.
- After registration, login using the details. Here, provide basic details and upload the required documents.
- The last step is to pay the application fee.
|Male candidates of General, |
EWS and OBC category
|All Sc/ ST, Female candidates, ExSM||Rs. 500/-|
Mode of Payment
- Online Mode: Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/ MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, UPI.
- Offline Mode: SBI Challan
IB ACIO Exam Pattern 2020
Refer to the examination pattern for Intelligence Bureau ACIO exam below. This will help them to know about the mode of exam, duration of exam, maximum marks and much more.
- Mode of exam: CBT/ Written exam
- Duration of exam: 01 hour for each tier
- Type of questions: Objective Type in tier 1 and Descriptive exam in Tier 2
- Maximum marks: 100 marks for Tier 1 and 50 marks for Tier 2
- Number of questions: 100 questions for Tier-1
Marking Scheme for Tier 1
|Correct answer||+1 marks|
|Incorrect Answer||-0.25 marks|
Tier 1 Distribution of Questions
|Subjects||No. of Questions|
Tier 2 Distribution of Questions
|Subjects||No. Of Questions|
|English comprehension & précis writing||20 marks|
Intelligence Bureau ACIO Admit Card 2020
The call letters for Intelligence Bureau recruitment releases online at mha.gov.in. Applicants who successfully submit the online applications can download the admit card to appear for CBT round.
- Candidates can download IB ACIO admit card using the registration number and password.
- The date, time and centre for the examination is intimated to candidates through the admit card only.
- Intelligence Bureau release separate admit card for each round of the selection procedure. However, the details about Tier-2 and tier-3 is conveyed to candidates via email.
IB ACIO Exam Centre 2020
While applying for IB ACIO recruitment, candidates have to indicate at least 03 teat centres in the application form. As per their preference, the Intelligence Bureau will allot them the test centre for CBT. Kindly note that the exam centre once opted can not be changed under any circumstances. Following is the lost of Centre/ City of the exam.
Pay Scale of IB ACIO Recruitment 2020
Applicants who clear all the rounds of the selection procedure successfully are recruited as Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, grade-II. Check the pay scale for the recruitment below.
IB ACIO Selection Procedure 2020
The selection procedure for IB ACIO recruitment includes three stages – tier 1, tier 2 and Interview. Check the detailed selection procedure for IB ACIO below.
- Written Test –
- Tier 1: The round of the selection procedure is the Tier 1 exam. It is conducted as an online exam with 100 MCQ questions.
- Tier 2: Next round is the descriptive exam that carries 50 marks.
- Interview –
- The last round of the IB ACIO is the interview round that carries 100 marks.
- Applicants are shortlisted for interview 05 times the number of vacancies.
- The final merit list for Intelligence Bureau ACIO is prepared based on the Tier 1 + Tier 2 + Interview sessions.
Qualifying Marks for Intelligence Bureau ACIO Recruitment 2020
Applicants appearing for IB ACIO recruitment can check the qualifying marks for the exam below.
Tier 1 Qualifying Marks
Tier 2 Qualifying Marks
- Applicants have to secure minimum 33% marks (17 marks out of 50 marks) in Tier 2.
IB ACIO Result 2020
Intelligence Bureau declares the result for the ACIO recruitment online at mha.gov.in. Know more about the IB ACIO 2020 result below:
- The result for IB ACIO releases separately for each round.
- Moreover, the merit list for the selection of candidates is prepared based on the performance in all the three rounds.
- Tier resolution:
- Marks in tier 1
- Marks in tier 2
- Normalized Marks in tier 1
- Date of birth
- Alphabetical order of names
About Intelligence Bureau
The Intelligence Bureau (IB) is an intelligence, internal security, counter-intelligence agency of India. It is considered as one of the oldest organizations of India. IB has its headquarters at New Delhi, India. Currently, Arvind Kumar is the serving Director of IB. The organization mainly includes employees from law enforcement agencies, mostly from the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) or Indian Police Service (IPS) and the military.
Ans 1. Applicants recruited as ACIO gets monthly salary of Rs.44,900-1,42,400 level 7.
Ans 2. This year, IB has announced 2000 vacancies for IB ACIO recruitment.
Ans 3. Candidates have to appear for the three stages selection procedure – tier 1 CBT exam, Tier 2 written exam and interview round.