IB Recruitment 2018 : Apply Online for 1054 Security Asst/ Executive Exam vacancies


Online applications are invited from Indian nationals for direct recruitment to the post of Security Assistant (Executive) in  Intelligence Bureau, Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India. Applicants are advised to go through the official notification and satisfy themselves about their eligibility in terms of age limit, essential qualifications, etc. for the post before applying.

Candidates fulfilling eligibility criteria as mentioned below may apply ONLINE through MHA’s website (www.mha.gov.in) or NCS Portal (www.ncs.gov.in) only.

Vacancy details:

Name of Post: Security Assistant/Executive



Subsidiary Intelligence Bureau/Centre of Examination Vacancies
1. Agartala 15
2. Ahmedabad 39
3. Aizawl 14
4. Amritsar 52
5. Bangalore 30
6. Bhopal 17
7. Bhubaneswar 14
8. Chandigarh 21
9. Chennai 40
10. Dehradun 8
11. Delhi/IB Hqrs. 228
12. Dibrugarh 8
13. Gangtok 7
14. Hyderabad 36
15. Imphal 13
16. Itanagar 29
17. Jaipur 48
18. Jammu 31
19. Kolkata 67
20. Leh 14
21. Lucknow 19
22. Meerut 12
23. Mumbai 70
24. Nagpur 8
25. Patna 24
26. Raipur 16
27. Ranchi 16
28. Shillong 9
29. Shimla 17
30. Siliguri 25
31. Srinagar 32
32. Trivandrum 49
33. Varanasi 6
34. Vijayawada 20
Total Number Of Vacancies 1054

Educational qualification:

(i) Matriculation (10th class pass) or equivalent from a recognized Board of Education, and
(ii) Knowledge of any one of the local language/dialect mentioned in Table ‘A’ above against each SIB/Centre of examination.
(Field experience in Intelligence work is desirable.)
Candidates applying for the vacancies of a particular SIB/centre are required to possess knowledge of any one of the local language(s)/dialect(s) indicated against it. They should be able to read, write and speak in that language/dialect.

Age limit:

Not exceeding 27 years

Age relaxation will be provided to SC/ST/OBC/Ex Service category candidates

Salary Details:

Rs. 5200-20200 with Grade Pay of Rs. 2000 (PB-1) plus admissible Central Govt. allowances. [Under revision as per the recommendations of 7th C.P.C.]

Application Fee:

  • General and OBC category (Only male candidates) – ₹ 50/-  
  • SC/ST, Ex-servicemen* & female candidates – Exempted from payment of examination fee.

Selection Process:

Tier Description of examination Marks Time
Tier-I Written Exam of Objective type MCQs, divided into 4 parts containing questions of 1 marks each on:

a)   General Awareness (40 questions)

b)         Quantitative aptitude (20 questions) c) Logical/analytical ability (20 questions)

d) English language (20 questions)

100 2 hr



Descriptive type: a) Translation of a passage of 500 words from local language/dialect to English and vice versa. 40 1 hr
b) Spoken ability (to be assessed at the time of Tier-III exam (Interview/ Personality test) 10
Tier-III Interview/Personality test 50


Work Nature/ Profile:

IB Security Assistant/Executive post is a General Central (Group C) post. It is a Non-gazetted and Non-Ministerial post. It’s more or less equivalent to a constable in the Police Department. Work profile includes:

  • The maintenance of different registers
  • Involves field work
  • Communication duty
  • Assist the ACIO as and when needed
  • Collection of intelligence
  • Visiting different offices to deliver communication

For the females who are comfortable with field work, they can go for it.

How to apply?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online by register through official websites.

Applications should be submitted online through MHA’s websit or NCS portal only. Applications will NOT be accepted through any other mode.
The application portal will be operational from 20.10.2018 to 10.11.2018 till 2359 hours. Registration done, prior to 20.10.2018 and after 10.11.2018, will not be accepted.

Notification (Download pdf)
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