Intelligence Bureau (IB) Recruitment 2017 IB

Indian Nationals invites applications for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Grade - II / Executive Exam

IB ACIO-II Post Vacancies 2017 :

Total No of Vacancies is 1300

  • UR : 951 Posts (Ex-Servicemen - 95)
  • OBC : 184 Posts (Ex-Servicemen - 19)
  • SC : 109 Posts (Ex-Servicemen - 11)
  • ST : 56 Posts (Ex-Servicemen - 05)

Classification of Post : General Central Service, Group ‘C’ (Non-gazetted, NonMinisterial)

IB Pay Scale for ACIO-II 2017 :

ACIO-II/Exe Pay Scale is 9300-34800 plus Grade Pay 4200 (PB-2) Plus admissible Central Govt allowances. [Under revision as per the recommendations of 7th C.P.C.]

Age Limit in Intelligence Bureau :

Age limit is 18 to 27 Years for ACIO-II (Exe)

Qualification for Intelligence Officer 2017 :

Graduation or equivalent from a recognized University

(Desirable : Knowledge of computers)

Service Liability in IB :

  • The post involves All India Service liability
  • Therefore, the candidates willing to serve anywhere in India only need to apply
  • Successful completion of training is mandatory for confirmation to the post of ACIO-II/Exe

Selection Process for ACIO-II 2017 :

  • Written Examination
  • Tier - I : 100 Marks

    Tier - II : 50 Marks

  • Interview : 100 Marks

Examination Scheme in IB :

Written Examination

Tier - I :

Objective type MCQs : 100 Marks

Divided into 4 parts,each part containing 25 questions of 1 marks each on

  • General Awareness
  • Quantitative aptitude
  • Logical/analytical ability
  • English language

(a) There will be negative marking of ¼ mark for each wrong answer in Tier - I

(b) Only Candidates who attains certain standard in Tier - I  will be called for Tier - II

(c) The date, time and centre of Tier-II would be intimated to the successful candidates through the application portal as well as Email ID provided at the time of online registration

Tier - II :

Descriptive type : 50 Marks

  • Essay on one of the given topics : 30 marks
  • English comprehension & précis writing : 20 marks

There will be a minimum cut off marks of 33% in Tier - II

On the basis of their combined performance in Tier-I and Tier-II, the candidates would be short listed for the interview


The date, time and centre of interview would be intimated to the successful candidates through the application portal as well as Email ID provided at the time of online registration

Centres for Written Examination :

Agartala, ahmedabad, aizawl, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, dehradun, delhi, guwahati, Hyderabad, imphal, itanagar, jaipur, jammu, kohima, Kolkata, leh, lucknow, meerut, Mumbai, Nagpur, patna, Raipur, ranchi, shilling, shimla, siliguri, Trivandrum, Varanasi, vijayawada

Exam Fee for ACIO-II (Exe) 2017 :

  • Only male candidates belonging to General and OBC category are required to pay the fee of 100/-
  • No Fee for SC/ST and female candidates

Application Process in Intelligence Bureau :

  • Applications should be submitted online through MHA’s website
  • Applications will NOT be accepted through any other mode
  • Last Date for Submission of Application is 02nd September, 2017

Mode Of Payment in IB :

1. Offline Mode :

  • The applicant will be required to take a printout of Challan form and deposit the fee in cash in any branch of State Bank of India after a gap of one working day
  • A counterfoil of this Challan would be given back to the candidate

(Candidates who apply on the closing date (2.9.17) can deposit the fees in any branch of SBI India on 4.9.17 and 5.9.17. All such candidates are required to take the printout of challan before 2359 hrs on 02.9.17.)

2. Online Mode :

  • The applicants having Internet Banking, ATMCum-Debit Card and Credit Card of State Bank of India or any other bank can pay the fees through ‘SBI Collect’ option
  • The candidates would be required to provide their registration number during the process of online payment

Intelligence Bureau 2017 Important Dates :

(i) Closing Date for receiving Online Application : 2nd Septemeber, 2017

(ii) Exam Dates

  • Tier - I : 15th October, 2017
  • Tier - II : 7th January, 2018