IBPS Specialist Officer 2013 CWE Exam Notification: IBPS CWE SO 2013 Exam

IBPS Specialist Officer 2013 Exam Notification. IBPS CWE SO 2013 Exam. IBPS Specialist officer Online CWE Exam, 2013.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will conduct the 2nd CWE for Specialist Officers (SO) Recruitment Exam (IBPS 2nd Specialist Officers Exam 2013) for Nationalized Banks. This time the Specialist officers exam will be conducted Online by the IBPS, Mumbai.

IBPS Logo“Banking in India is graduating from general to specialized.” The sector therefore needs specialist officers in various fields like IT, Technical, Agriculture, Legal, Marketing, HR, etc. and also in Rashtrabhasha.

Having successfully held previous Specialist Officers Exam examinations, IBPS will conduct 2nd CWE on behalf of 20 public sector banks, for candidates to qualify for recruitment in the aforesaid specialist areas.

Any individual who aspires to join any of the above Public Sector Banks in one of these Specialist Officer’s posts will necessarily be required to take the CWE. Prospective candidates who wish to appear for the CWE will have to apply to IBPS and should carefully read the advertisement regarding eligibility criteria, online registration process, pattern of examination, issuance of call letters.


  • Start date for Online Registration – 10.01.2013
  • Last date for Online Registration – 28.01.2013
  • Payment of Application Fees/ Intimation Charges – 12.01.2013 to 01.02.2013 (both dates inclusive)
  • Last date for Editing Application Details  – 28.01.2013
  • Download of Call letter for Written Examination After – 06.03.2013
  • Online Written Examination (Tentative) – 16.03.2013 or 17.03.2013


IBPS Specialist Officer 2013 Posts


  1. Allahabad Bank
  2. Indian Bank
  3. Andhra Bank
  4. Indian Overseas Bank
  5. Bank of Baroda
  6. Oriental Bank of Commerce
  7. Bank of India
  8. Punjab National Bank
  9. Bank of Maharashtra
  10. Punjab & Sind Bank
  11. Canara Bank
  12. Syndicate Bank
  13. Central Bank of India
  14. UCO Bank
  15. Corporation Bank
  16. Union Bank of India
  17. Dena Bank
  18. United Bank of India
  19. IDBI Bank
  20. Vijaya Bank

After the declaration of result of both CWE and common interview, a notification will be issued by IBPS giving the vacancies for each Post for each Bank and order of preference for Banks will be obtained from successful candidates. Based on the marks obtained in CWE and common interview as well as the indication of order of preference of Banks and available vacancies, a successful candidate will receive a call for appointment from an individual Bank.

ELIGIBILITY: (as on 01.01.2013)
Candidates, intending to appear for CWE should ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria specified by IBPS before applying for the Common Written Examination (CWE):
Please note that the eligibility criteria specified herein are the basic criteria for applying for the Post. However merely applying for CWE/ appearing for and qualifying in the examination and/or in the subsequent interview does not imply that a candidate will necessarily be eligible for employment in any of the Participating Public Sector Banks.

I. Nationality / Citizenship:
A candidate must be either –
(i) a Citizen of India or
(ii) a subject of Nepal or
(iii) a subject of Bhutan or
(iv) a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the
intention of permanently settling in India or
(v) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of

II. Age, Educational Qualifications & Post Qualification Work Experience (As on 01.01.2013):
IBPS SO 2013 Educational QualificationIBPS SO 2013 Educational Qualification_2How to Apply?

Candidates are advised to apply for only one post. The applications of candidates applying for more than one post and multiple applications for a single post will be summarily rejected.

Candidates can apply online only from 10-01-2013 to 28-01-2013 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Pre-Requisites for Applying Online:
Before applying online, candidates should-
(i)scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph and signature adhere to the required specifications as given in Annexure II to this Advertisement.
(ii)Keep the necessary details/documents ready if desired to make Online Payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges (In case of Offline Payment i.e. CBS candidates have to apply online, obtain a fee payment challan and then remit the necessary application fees/ intimation charges)
(iii)have a valid personal email ID, which should be kept active till the declaration of results of this round of CWE. IBPS may send call letters for the Examination etc. through the registered e-mail ID. Under no circumstances, a candidate should share with/mention e-mail ID to / of any other person. In case a candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, he/she should create his/her new e-mail ID before applying on-line and must maintain that email account.

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges:

  • Rs. 50/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
  • Rs. 400 /- for all others

Important Points to be Noted:

  • Candidates are advised to apply for only one post. The applications of candidates applying for more than one post and multiple applications for a single post will be summarily rejected.
  • Candidates are requested to ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria, on the date of eligibility (01.01.2013)

To View Advertisement of IBPS Common Written Examination for Specialist Cadre 2013 Click here.

To Apply Online Click the following link – Common Written Examination (CWE) for Specialist Cadre 2013

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104 thoughts on “IBPS Specialist Officer 2013 CWE Exam Notification: IBPS CWE SO 2013 Exam

  1. Nithingeorge Dba says:

    what wil be the cut off mark for Btech in IT officer scale 1?

  2. B.Sc  ( Bio-science ) are eligible in agriculture officer or NOT… 

  3. i have graduation degree in art and have 2 years diploma in computer kindly reply i am eligible for IT officer or not

  4. Sir, I did Bsc ( Statistics) so will you please tell whether i’m eligible for any of the above mentioned job……?

  5. how to apply for this exam? wht is da website?

  6. B.Tech IT Freshers are eligible for I.T officer  post…

  7. Generally  Specialized Officer ka SCALE kya hota hai ??

  8. specially for IT Officer ??

  9. Generally Spe. Officer ka scale kya hota hai ??

  10. Rishikesh642 says:

    I have comleted M Sc Chemistry . Am I applicable to Specialist officer

  11. please upload specialist officer syllabus and previous papers for post of IT soon.

  12. what is the difference between po & cwe

  13. CWE PO Common written exam for probationary officer

  14. what is the criteria for marketing post?????????????

  15. can you please give all the question paper of ibps specialist officer 2012 exam and 2011 exam. alokyadav567@gmail.com

  16.  i am student of llb in final year , can i apply for ibps specialist officer which is coming in january2013. plz kindly reply soon.

  17. Rohini ejanthkar says:

    when are the results of ibps clerkical held on december 2012 declared ? plz kindly inform with regards thank you….

  18. what is the eligible criteria for the above posts could u plz …share with us.

  19. what is the eligible criteria for the above post…..

  20. iam want know eligible criteria for above posts

  21. Gayathriamutha25 says:

    hi im B.E ece fresher am i eligible for IT officer? anyone pls tell me

  22. i completed  BE biotech can i apply for technical officer or ag. officer

  23. What is the age limit  for IT Officer class I and II? 

  24. Arzooarora_1988 says:

    I completed MCA in 2012. Can i apply for the post of  I.T officer or technical officer???

  25. i am a completed Bsc computer science as honours in 2011 am i elligible for ibps so post 

  26. Bhavika Rana says:

    I have done BBA with HR in 2009. Am i applied for HR/ Personal officer???????

  27. Bhavika Rana says:

    I want reply on my maid id

  28. what is the application fees..

  29. Prernashilpabanka says:

     I need previous Q.paper of law officer(scale-1).Pls  give some instructions about the law syllabus  also .

  30. ibps fraud last time i have given exam and 141 marks in marketing officer but recruitment only 1 for sc canditates in 19 bank plz mba frnd don,t apply it fraud

  31. i am completed b com in regular but m com is completed in distance so reply to me, are i eligible for hr post  

  32. I have done B.tech in Food technology .So am i eligible for the post of agricultural officer.

  33. hey,what about the eligibility criteria of FINANCE EXECUTIVE?????

  34. Gayathrisindhu says:

    i am completed electronics and commnication am i eligible for technical officer?pls tel me

  35. Sakshidesai 50 says:

    i completed mcom from gndu amritsar can i apply

  36. i m BCA  graduate can i apply for the post IT officer scale I ?

  37. Pallab Roy Chowdhury says:

    Fee is 400 for genaral candidates not 450

  38. i have completed b com which post i can apply

  39. Neelamrajvanshi says:

    Hi i am a Bsc Graduate and have done diploma in IT from NIIT. Am i elligible for the post of IT Officer Scale I?

  40. Hashmuddin Ansari says:

    i am msc(IT) by distance learning can i apply?

  41. what the hell ibps doing 
    last tym k xam k bad 2-3 banks n vacancy nikali bs wo bhi bht thodi si 
    and then again 
    so-1 qualified candidates ka kya hoga 

  42. I m pursuing mba in finance 4th sem so can i apply for the finance executive? and is there required minimum experience?

  43. Mailsiddharthtyagi says:

    i am a btech ece final year sudent..can i apply ??

  44. Swati malhotra says:

    i have done pgdbm(finance )through distance learning with no  3 yrs experience am i eligible for finance  executive or HR or marketing personnel


  46. I have HR as minor specialisation in MBA,can I apply for S.O exam under HR categ?

  47. sir i am doing my btech final year last sem can i apply sir please reply soon

  48. Sir/Madam,
         i have completed my BE electrical and i want to apply  for the technical officer post.Can anyone please tell me what kind of job will an electrical graduate do in a bank.

  49. Dear sir,I belong to the OBC category in the state of west bengal..but im not recognised as an OBC canditate at the central level exams..and im planning on appearing for the  post of MArketing Officer..Should i appear as an OBC candidate or as a General candidate..thank you

  50. Duppada ravikanth says:

    hai sir i am applying for specialist officer in hr and law suggest me in which website model papers will available ?

  51. Dear sir, 
    I worked as officer in pvt sector bank and then I resigned. Now I am selected for SBI associate clerk. If the interviewer asks “Why you are joining as assitant rather you have worked as officer in pvt sector bank?” How may I convince them……Thanks in advance 

    • u should b honest abt ur answer,u may say that u r lukin for stable & secure job with good growth opportunities though growth is thir bt pvt sectore is not as mch secure or stable lik public sector

  52. Prasad Smm Sru says:

    application fee was for others 400 then how it could be 450  now?

  53. Hitesh Thakre says:

    can final year students apply coz dey will get degree till results declare out…

  54. I am having a MBA degree with specialization in HR & Marketing, can i apply for the post of personnel officer/HR

  55. i am final year BE student can i apply

  56. i am final B.E E.C student can apply for the IBPS exam?

  57. i’ve studied B.Tech(com science), eligible for both the posts  for which post should i apply either IT officer (scaleI) or Technical officer(scale I)…  plz help

  58. Can you plz tell  the cut off marks for
    Technical Officer (Scale-1) and the number of seats filled by the bank
    in 2012……..plz reply its urgent for us….

  59. Nrusingha Padhy says:

    I have completed BSc- IT (hons). Am i be eligible for the IT officers post?

  60. I am in my final year of post graduation, so i am not eligible. My question is, should I atleast give the written exam to gain experience for the next time this exam happens. Or will it create any problem for the next time?

  61. i have completed my btech in electronics and communication,am i eligible for technical officers exam ???????????

  62. Dear Sir,

    I have wrongly selected HR/Personnel Officer instead of Marketing officer in IBPS Specialist Officer application and payment is also made thru on line and submitted. Is it possible to edit the post as Marketing Officer in my application ? Kindly advise me urgently…..Gops

  63. respected sir, sir i have passed BA in 2012 with 62.17% ,can u teel me  which post eligible to me…

  64. Dear Sir,

    I did MBA(HR) and my ug is bsc mathematics.

    Am i eligible for the ibps SO HR/personnel

  65. richasinghal0101 says:

    plz post some sample questions for specialist officers for chartered accountants at 

  66. Kundan22kandy says:

    I have 6 months of experience and till result will be out my experience will be of 1 year am i eligible for scale 2(as it is asking for 1 year experience) ?? please reply asap. n thanks for ur concern.

  67. Sir ..I completed Bsc Computer technology..While  i am filling  the application ,Bsc Computer technology is not listed….So i dont know  how to proceed for IBPS SO. .

    Should i mention my stream As Bsc Computer science instead of Bsc computer technology??  ???

  68. Please tell to which post does B.Tech Electronics and Comminication candidates should apply..

  69. Bijayverma Ee says:

    pls post sample questions 4 technical officers(b.tech electrical)

  70. Mdsahebraza(saheb) says:

    Thanks a lot for the Advertisement paper
    MD SAHEBRAZA(saheb)

  71. SIR plz send me sample question  paper for specialist officer —


    i have done master in finance & control
    i have done pgdba in finance from scdl
    can  i elegible or not…..


  74. Mukesh Gusain says:

    Plz send some model test papers for HR/personell officer at gmukes@yahoo.co.in
    thanks in advance!!

  75. Ranjith Kumar says:

    pls send me  model question papers for specialist officer for technical scale 1

  76. vivektiwari says:

    when will result come

  77. RAHUL DHOLE says:

    when ibps spl 2 written exm result declared

  78. Good morning sir,
    sir, i completed a degree B.COM Regular mode, my post graduation form distance education mode master of human resource management form Andhra university can apply a post of IBPS HR SCALE-1 For future notification please suggest and guide me.

  79. sir I completed my b con and mcom in regular course is I m eligible for ibps specialist officer exam ??

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