IB ACIO 2021 Notification: Check IB Recruitment Vacancy, Eligibility, Exam Date, Apply Online

IB ACIO Recruitment Notification 2021: The Ministry of Home Affairs has officially released the notification for IB ACIO 2020 Vacancies. The candidates can visit the official MHA website mha.gov.in to check the notification. Also, students can directly find the official IB ACIO PDF from the link given below. Earlier, the Government Fact Check arm PIB Fact Check had termed this as Fake. The employment Newspaper is the flagship weekly job journal from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.

Now, that the much-awaited Official IB ACIO 2020 notification is released, students can apply online for 2000 IB vacancies from the official MHA website. IB ACIO 2021 examination will be conducted by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to select eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Grade-II/ Executive (IB ACIO Grade-II/ Executive) in the Intelligence Bureau. This the golden opportunity for the candidates who want to serve our country and wanted to work in a reputed firm. Ministry of Home Affairs is going to recruit 2000 vacancies for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Grade-II/ Executive.


IB ACIO 2021 Recruitment Notification

As per the Employment News, the IB Recruitment notification regarding IB ACIO 2/Exe posts is genuine and MHA has indeed invited online applications from the eligible candidates. Intelligence Bureau released the notification for the recruitment of 2000 vacancies across the country. The candidates must visit the official website of MHA- www.mha.nic.in before applying for this. You can download and check this IB Recruitment ACIO notification from the link below.

IB ACIO 2020 Notification Download PDF (Official)

IB Recruitment ACIO Vacancy 2020

The IB ACIO Vacancy details are also out with this notification which briefly talks about the approx. vacancies, salary, exam centers, and other details for ACIO-II/Exe. Overall, 2000 vacancies are out for these posts in IB under MHA. The detailed distribution of IB Recruitment vacancies are given below-

Rank UR EWS OBS SC ST  Total
ACIO-II/Exe 989 113 417 360 121 2000

IB ACIO 2020 Exam: Important Dates

As per the IB ACIO 2020 notification, the online application window will open tentatively from December last week on the official website. The candidates will have to wait for MHA to notify these posts officially from the website and other authorized sources. The important dates regarding the IB Exam 2021 are given below-

IB ACIO 2020 Events IB Exam Date 2021
IB ACIO Official Notification 18 December 2020
Online Application Starting Date 19 December 2020
Online Application Closing Date 9th January 2021
IB ACIO Tier 1 Admit Card To be Announced
IB ACIO Exam Date To be Announced
IB ACIO Tier 2 Admit Card To be Announced
IB ACIO Tier 2 Exam Date To be Announced
IB ACIO Interview Date To be Announced

IB ACIO Eligibility Criteria 2020

Educational qualification IB Recruitment Age limit
Graduation or equivalent from a recognized university Between 18 to 27 years. Relaxations as per Norms
Desirable Qualifications- knowledge of computers


IB ACIO Selection Process 2020

There are three phases of the exam, TIER I, II, and III:

  • TIER I  Exam: Online Mode (Objective-based)
  • TIER II Exam: Written Test (Descriptive)
  • TIER III Exam: Interview

IB ACIO Exam Pattern 2020

IB ACIO 2/Exe scheme of the examination consists of Written Examination and Interview. Under the written examination, the candidates will have to appear in Tier-1 and Tier-2 exam.

IB Recruitment ACIO 2/Exe Tier 1 Exam

Subjects Time Total Marks
General Awareness 1 Hour 100
Quantitative Aptitude
Numerical/Logical/analytical ability and reasoning
English language.
General Studies

IB ACIO 2/Exe Tier 2 Exam

Papers Maximum Marks Time
Essay 30 1 Hour
English comprehension & précis writing 20
Total 50 1 Hour

IB ACIO 2/Exe Tier 3 (Interview)

This interview will be of 100 Marks and candidates appearing in the interview may be subject to the Psychometric/Aptitude Test which will be part of the interview.

IB ACIO Salary 2020

As per the notification, the salary for IB ACIO Grade 2/ Executive is entitled to receive Level-7 (Rs 44,900/- – Rs 1,42,400/-) in the pay matrix plus admissible central govt allowances.

PAY SCALE Level-7 (Rs 44,900/- – Rs 1,42,400/-) in the pay matrix plus admissible central govt allowances.
(i) Special Seciruty Allowance @20% of basic pay in addition to other govt allowances
(ii) Cash compensation in lieu of duty performed on holidays subject to a ceiling of 30 days.


IB ACIO Application Fee

For General (Male) & OBC candidates, the online application fee is Rs 600/- only and Rs 500/- only fee for SC/ST/Female candidates. The online application fee comprises of two components i.e. Examination Fee (Rs 100/-) & Recruitment Processing Charges (Rs 500/-) which is required to be paid as under:

Category Fees to be Paid
Male candidates of General, EWS & OBC categories Examination Fee + Recruitment Processing Charges
All SC/SC, all-female candidates Recruitment Processing Charges only
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FAQs for IB ACIO Recruitment

Q1. What is the date of the IB ACIO Recruitment notification?
Ans. 19 December 2020.

Q2.  Total Vacancy 2020 in IB Recruitment ACIO 2020.
Ans. Around 2000.

Q3. What is the mode of application for the IB ACIO Exam?
Ans. Candidates can fill online application and the mode of fee payment can be Online/Offline.

Q4. What is the IB ACIO officer payscale?
Ans. Level 7 Payscale: Rs 44,900-Rs 1,42,400. Post classification is Group C (Non-Ministerial and Non-gazetted).

Q5. What are the exam types for IB Recruitment Tier 1 and Tier II Exam?
Ans. Tier I Exam: Objective Paper(100 Marks) and Tier-II exam: Descriptive Paper(50 Marks).

Q6. What is the Educational qualification required to apply for IB ACIO Exam 2021?
A. The candidate must be a graduate.