IBPS SO Exam Date 2018 | IBPS SO Exam Important Dates – Result, Exam, Application


The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is going to conduct the Specialist Officer (SO) exam in 2018, like every year. The official IBPS SO Notification 2018 is released and it has got all the details of the examination. Here, we are going to talk about the IBPS SO exam date and other important dates for the exam. If you are looking to apply for IBPS SO 2018, then you need to be aware of these dates. So, without much further ado, let’s check them out.

IBPS SO Salary and Job Profile

IBPS SO Exam Date

The IBPS would conduct the specialist officer exam under the name ‘CRP SPL VII’ for the year 2018. The exam would have three stages – prelims, mains and interview. You would have to qualify for the prelims to appear for the mains and likewise, you would get to appear for the interview only if qualify the mains. To know more about the IBPS SO exam pattern, click on the button below:

IBPS SO Exam Pattern

The main IBPS SO Exam Dates are given below:

IBPS SO Examination Dates – Preliminary December 2018
IBPS SO Examination Dates – Main January 2019
Date IBPS SO Interview March 2019

The exact dates for IBPS SO Interview are not yet declared, we would update it as soon as IBPS makes the official announcement.

The Complete Details of IBPS SO Exam Date

We now know about the important dates for IBPS exam, but when is the last date for submitting the application? When can you download the admit card for the Mains Stage of IBPS SO exam? These dates are equally important as the IBPS SO exam dates, so let’s check them out.

Event Date
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application November 2018
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) November 2018
Download of Admit card for Online examination – Prelims December 2018
Dates for Preliminary Exam December 2018
Result of Online exam – Prelims January 2019
Download of Admit Card for Online exam – Main January 2019
Commencement of Mains Exam January 2019
Declaration of Result of Online Main Examination February 2019
Download of call letters for interview February 2019
Conduct of interview February 2019

How to Apply for IBPS SO Specialist Officer?

To apply for the post of IBPS SO IT officer or any other post that is recruited through the IBPS SO exam, you need to know about the application procedure. As you can see from the table above, the application process would start from November 2018. You would have to fill in the application online only as there is no provision for filling up the form in ‘offline’ mode.

To know more about the application process and other details like the fees, you can click on the button below:

IBPS SO Application Process

Some Facts About the IBPS SO Exam Date

Why are the dates of the not specifically mentioned in some cases in the table above?

Well, the IBPS has not given the specific dates in some cases. We would update the details for those dates as soon as the IBPS comes out with the official declaration for the dates.

When Would the Result Be Declared?

The official date for IBPS SO result is not yet declared. There is a high chance that the IBPS SO results would be declared in the month of March or April. However, we can’t say for sure. Please keep checking this space for more updates.

So, these were some of the information that you should know about the IBPS SO exam date. You can check out our IBPS SO notification article for more information on IBPS SO exam 2018.