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Examination Scheme

ACIO- IB Eligibility

Intelligence Bureau ACIO 2020 EligIntelligence Bureauility Criteria


Intelligence Bureau ACIO Education Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any stream from a recognized university.
  • Desirable: Knowledge of Computers.


Intelligence Bureau ACIO Age Limit

  • Candidates should between 18 and 27 years. The upper age limit is relaxed for candidates belonging to reserved categories.
  • For More Information, refer to the notification that is going to out this week.
ACIO- IB Important dates

IB ACIO 2020 Exam: Important Dates

All important dates for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Grade-II/ Executive Examination 2020 exam has been published with its official notification on 18th December 2020. Let's have a look at the important dates for IB ACIO 2020 examination.



IB ACIO Official Notification

18th December 2020

Online Application Starting Date

19th December 2020

Online Applicatio Closing Date

9th January 2021

Last Date to Pay Fee (Online)

9th January 2021

Last Date to Pay Fee (Offline)

12th January 2021

IB ACIO Tier 1 Admit Card

To be notified later

IB ACIO Exam Date

To be notified later

IB ACIO Tier 2 Admit Card

To be notified later

IB ACIO Tier 2 Exam Date

To be notified later

IB ACIO Interview Date

ACIO- IB Vacancies

Intelligence Bureau ACIO Vacancies  2020

MHA has announced 2000 vacancies for the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Grade-II/ Executive in Intelligence Bureau. The cetegory-wise vacancies for IB ACIO 2020 exam are as under


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ACIO- IB Application Fee

Intelligence Bureau 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 Proccessing Charges (Rs 500/-) which is required to be paid as under:



Fee to be Paid

Male candidates of General, EWS & OBC categories

Examination Fee + Recruitment Proccessing Charges

All SC/SC, all female candidates

Recruitment Proccessing Charges only

ACIO- IB Exam Pattern

Intelligence Bureau ACIO Grade-II / Executive Selection Process

The seletion process of Intelligence Bureau ACIO 2020 exam is devided into three phases which are given below. The IB ACIO Grade-II/ Executive Recruitment 2020 posts are subjected to All India Service Liability which means candidates selected for appointment are liable to serve anywhere in India.

1. Tier 1 (Phase-1)
2. Tier 2 (Phase-2)
3. Interview (Phase-3)

IB ACIO Tier 1 exam is basically a written objective type of exam. The candidates who will clear the Tier 1 exam, will then appearin the Tier 2 exam. The Tier 2 exam is descriptive in nature and to pass the Tier 2 exam, candidates are required to score at least 33% marks (as per the rule). Based on Tier 1 and Tier 2 exam performances, candidates will be called for an Interview for the final round of selection.


IB ACIO Exam Pattern & Syllabus


IB ACIO Tier-1 Exam Pattern


Total Marks


General Awareness


1 Hour

Quantitative Aptitude

Numerical/Logical/analytical ability and reasoning

English language.

General Studies


IB ACIO Tier-2 Exam Pattern


Maximum Marks




1 Hour

English comprehension & précis writing




1 Hour


IB ACIO Interview


Maximum Marks



Note: Candidates appearing in interviews may be subject to Psychometric/Aptitude Test which will be a part of interview.

ACIO- IB Syllabus

IB ACIO Syllabus 2020


IB ACIO Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

Number systems Percentages
Mensuration Ration and Time
Averages Profit and loss
Fundamental Arithmetical Operations Computation of whole numbers
Use of tables and graphs Decimals
Relationship between numbers Operations Research & Linear Programming
Differential Geometry Dynamics
Essential Mathematics Calculus
Real Analysis Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
Computation of Whole numbers Time and Distance
Ration and Proportion Interest
Discount Algebra
Differential Equations Statistics
Time and Work Fractions
Analytical Geometry Statistics
LCM and HCF Ratios
Percentage Factoring
Age Profit and Loss
Missing Numbers Average
Prices and Expenditure Problems Simple and Compound Interest
Time and Work Mensuration
Volume Time and Distance
Fractions Series Completion


IB ACIO General Awareness & General Studies Syllabus

History Physics
Biology Current Affairs
Science & Technology Static GK
Indian Polity & Constitution Economy & Finance
Geography Chemistry


IB ACIO Logical/Analytical/Numerical Ability & Reasoning Syllabus

Alphanumeric series Reasoning Analogies
Artificial Language Blood Relations
Calendars Cause and Effect
Clocks Coding-Decoding
Data Sufficiency Decision Making
Directions Input-Output
Odd One Out Puzzles
Order & Ranking Statement and Assumptions
Statement and Conclusions -


IB ACIO English Language Syllabus

Spellings Correction One Word Substitution
Improvement Verbal Comprehension Passage
Adjectives Detecting Mis-spelt words
Idioms and Phrases Passage
Verbs Clauses
Fill in the blanks Spot the error
Synonyms/Antonyms Vocabulary
Grammar Sentence Structure
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