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IBPS AFO Notification 2023 Out for 500 Vacancies, Last Date to Apply

IBPS AFO Notification 2023 Out: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has started the recruitment process for Agriculture Field Officer (Scale-1) vacancies from 31st July 2023 on its official website www.ibps.in. The detailed IBPS AFO Notification 2023 has been released officially along with complete details for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023. The candidates interested in IBPS Agriculture Field Officer posts must fulfil the required eligibility criteria and submit their online application forms till 21st August 2023 at www.ibps.in. The selection will be done through three stages i.e. Prelims, Mains, and Interview round, the candidate have to qualify in each stage.

IBPS AFO Notification 2023

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) uploaded the IBPS AFO Notification PDF for 500 Agriculture Field Officer vacancies to be filled through IBPS SO 2023 Exam. The candidates willing to apply for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023 must go through the detailed advertisement to know about eligibility, application fee, selection process, and other details. The link to download IBPS AFO Notification 2023 is attached below.


IBPS AFO Notification 2023- Important Dates

The complete schedule for IBPS AFO 2023 Recruitment has been released along with IBPS AFO Notification 2023 and the same has been discussed in the below table. The online registration has been scheduled till 21st August 2023.

IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023- Important Dates
Events Dates
IBPS AFO Notification Release 31st July 2023
IBPS AFO Apply Online starts 01st August 2023
Last Date to Apply 21st August 2023
Last Date to pay application fee 21st August 2023
Last Date print application form 05th September 2023
IBPS AFO Prelims Exam 30th & 31st December 2023
IBPS AFO Mains Exam 28th January 2024

IBPS AFO Notification 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates with the required eligibility criteria as mentioned in the notification for Agriculture Field Officers posts can only apply for IBPS AFO Vacancy 2023. Check IBPS AFO 2023 Eligibility Criteria from the below table as mentioned in IBPS AFO Notification 2023.

Parameters Eligibility Criteria
(as on 21/08/2023)
The candidate must have a 4-year Degree (graduation) in Agriculture/ Horticulture/Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri. Marketing & Cooperation/ Co-operation & Banking/ Agro-Forestry/Forestry/ Agricultural Biotechnology/ Food Science/ Agriculture Business Management/ Food Technology/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Engineering/ Sericulture
Age Limit
(as on 01/08/2023)
20 to 30 years
A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.11.1992 and not later than 01.11.2002 (both dates inclusive)

IBPS AFO 2023 Online Application

The online application submission for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023 is to be done online and the eligible candidates can submit their application forms till 21st August 2023. The complete details related to IBPS AFO Apply online has been discussed in IBPS AFO Notification 2023. Click on the below link and begin your registration process for IBPS AFO 2023 Exam without any delay.


IBPS AFO 2023 Application Fee

Only the applicants who submitted with the required application fee will be accepted by IBPS as mentioned in IBPS AFO Notification 2023. The fee will be accepted through online mode only.

IBPS AFO 2023 Application Fees
Category Application Fee
General & OBC Rs. 850/–
SC/ST/PWD category Rs. 175/-

IBPS AFO 2023 Exam Pattern

IBPS will be following the below-detailed exam pattern for shortlisting eligible candidates for IBPS AFO 2023 Exam. The previous year, IBPS introduced separate sectional timing for each section in the preliminary exam. Let’s have a look at the revised IBPS AFO Exam Pattern.

The preliminary exam will be a qualifying phase for the mains and candidates will have to meet the cut-offs of prelims to be eligible to appear for the Mains exam.

IBPS AFO Prelims Exam Pattern 2023

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Pattern 2023
S No. Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
1 English Language 50 25 English 40 minutes
2 Reasoning 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Total 150 125 120 minutes

IBPS SO Mains Exam Pattern 2023

IBPS SO Mains Exam Pattern 2023
Name of Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium Duration
Professional Knowledge 60 60 English & Hindi 45 minutes

IBPS AFO 2023 Syllabus

The IBPS AFO Syllabus for Prelims & Mains exam has been tabulated below for your reference. If you are preparing for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023 Exam must go through the detailed syllabus.

IBPS AFO 2023 Syllabus
Reasoning Ability English Language Quantitative Aptitude General Awareness
  1. Seating Arrangements
  2. Puzzles
  3. Inequalities
  4. Syllogism
  5. Input-Output
  6. Data Sufficiency
  7. Blood Relations
  8. Order and Ranking
  9. Alphanumeric Series
  10. Distance and Direction
  11. Verbal Reasoning
  1. Cloze Test
  2. Reading Comprehension
  3. Spotting Errors
  4. Sentence Improvement
  5. Sentence Correction
  6. Para Jumbles
  7. Fill in the Blanks
  8. Para/Sentence Completion
  1. Number Series
  2. Data Interpretation
  3. Simplification/ Approximation
  4. Quadratic Equation
  5. Data Sufficiency
  6. Mensuration
  7. Average
  8. Profit and Loss
  9. Ratio and Proportion
  10. Work, Time and Energy
  11. Time and Distance
  12. Probability
  13. Relations
  14. Simple and Compound Interest
  15. Permutation and Combination
  1. Current Affairs
  2. Banking Awareness
  3. GK Updates
  4. Currencies
  5. Important Places
  6. Books and Authors
  7. Awards
  8. Headquarters
  9. Prime Minister Schemes
  10. Important Days

IBPS AFO Professional Knowledge Syllabus

  1. Basics of Crop production
  2. Horticulture
  3. Seed Science
  4. Agronomy and Irrigation
  5. Agricultural Economics
  6. Agricultural Practices
  7. Soil resources
  8. Animal Husbandry
  9. Agroforestry
  10. Ecology
  11. Government Schemes

IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023- FAQs

Q1. How many vacancies are announced for Agriculture Field Officer in 2023?

Ans. IBPS has announced 500 Agriculture Field Officer vacancies to be recruited through IBPS AFO 2023 Exam.

Q2. What is the selection process for IBPS AFO posts?

Ans. The selection for IBPS Agriculture Field Officer posts will be done through Prelims, Mains, and Interview Round.

Q3. What is the last date to apply for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023?

Ans. The last date to apply for IBPS AFO Recruitment 2023 is 21st August 2023.

Q4. What is the mode of submitting IBPS AFO Application Fee?

Ans. The candidates have to submit their application fee through online mode only.

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