IB Recruitment 2017: Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (1430 Vacancies)


The Intelligence Bureau (IB) invites applications for eligible and interested candidates for filling up 1430 Vacancies. Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II / Executive examination 2017 Online registration open from 12th August 2017 and close on 2nd September 2017 (Extended till 10/09/2017).

Vacancy Details:

Post Name

Number of Vacancies

Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, Grade-II/ Executive, General Central Service, Group-‘C’ (Non-Gazetted/ Non-Ministerial)

1430 (130 Vacancy reserved for Ex-Serviceman)

Age Limit:

18-27 years, Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST and by 3 years for OBC candidates. Upper age limit is also relaxable for Departmental Candidates with 3 years continuous service, upto 40 years and also certain other categories in accordance with the instructions or orders issued by Central Government from time to time.

Pay scale:

₹ 9300-34800 plus Grade Pay ₹ 4200 (PB-2) (Plus admissible Central Government allowances)

Educational Qualifications:

Graduation / Degree or equivalent from a recognized University. Desirable – Knowledge of computers.

Examination Fee:

₹ 100/- Only male candidates belonging to General and OBC category are required to pay the fee. All SC/ST and female candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee. This details gathered from previous year Advertisement.

Selection Process:

Written Examination and Interview.

Scheme of Examination:

Mode of Exam

Description of Exam

Total Marks

Time (Minutes)


Objective type MCQs, divided into 4 parts containing 25 questions of 1 marks each on: a) General Awareness, b) Quantitative aptitude, c) Logical/analytical ability, d) English language.




Descriptive type: a) Essay on one of the given topics (30 marks), & b) English comprehension & precis writing (20 marks).



How to Apply:

Eligible candidates are required to apply online through MHA Online Portal. The IB ACIO Online registration open from 12/08/2017 and close on 02/09/2017 (Extended till 10/09/2017).

Important dates:

  • Opening date for Online Application / Registration : 12th August, 2017
  • Last Date of receiving online applications :2nd September, 2017 (Extended till 10/09/2017) [23:59 hrs] 
  • Last Date of depositing fee: 5th September 2017 till closing of banking hours 


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