IBPS Agriculture Officer: Eligibility Change Apply Now

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IBPS Agriculture Officer- Eligibility Change Apply Now-min

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IBPS has given a new glimmer of hope to Agriculture Field Officer hopefuls. IBPS has posted a change in the eligibility criteria for the post of Agriculture Field Officer. They have now decided to open the online application links for Agriculture field officer post after a recent change in the eligibility criteria for this position.

The official IBPS SO notification was released in November 2015 for all specialist officers which includes Agriculture Field Officer, IT Officer, Marketing Officer, HR Officer and Law Officer.

Modifications in IBPS Agriculture Field Officer Eligibility

Previously a 4 year degree was mandatory for all the candidates who wished to apply for Agriculture Field Officer. These existing degrees were:

IBPS Agriculture Field Officer: Existing degrees.

  1. Agriculture.
  2. Horticulture.
  3. Animal Husbandry.
  4. Veterinary Science.
  5. Dairy Science.
  6. Agri. Engineering.
  7. Fishery Science.
  8. Pisciculture.
  9. Agri Marketing & Cooperation.
  10. Co-operation & Banking.
  11. Agro-Forestry.

Soi basically only those candidates who had completed the above degrees were allowed to register.

But as per the latest corrigendum issued by IBPS, individuals with the following degrees are also eligible to apply.

IBPS SO Agriculture Field Officer Corrigendum

IBPS Agriculture Field Officer: Degrees added. 

  1. Forestry.
  2. Agricultural Biotechnology.
  3. Food Science.
  4. Agriculture Business Management.

The online registration window will be opened for Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) for the above mentioned disciplines only from 24.01.2016 to 31.01.2016.

If you had applied for IBPS Agriculture Field officer before January 24th with the above 4 disciplines, then you registration will be cancelled and you will have to apply again.

Click here to Download & read the corrigendum published on IBPS website.

The revised date of online examination for the post of Agricultural Field Officer (Scale I) will be intimated in the call letter to be downloaded from official IBPS website.

All other conditions as released in the detailed advertisement on IBPS website on 16.11.2015 and also published in Employment News dated 28.11.2015 to 04.12.2015 shall remain unaltered.

IBPS Agriculture Field Officer Steps to Apply:

The online registration links for Agriculture Field Office is open from January 24 to 31, 2016 on their website.

  1. Go to http://ibps.sifyitest.com/cwesplnov15/.
  2. Click on New Registration.
  3. Follow the usual process.

IBPS Agriculture Field Officer Free Questions/Practice Tests

  1. Practice Test 1.
  2. Practice Test 2.
  3. Practice Test 3.

IBPS Agriculture Field Officer Syllabus Pattern and Preparation Tips.

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  • mohini

    how cancelled if already registered for the post of agri field officer? fee will be refund or not after cancelation?

    • Vaibhav

      If you had applied earlier and had one of the 4 education qualifications mentioned then you shall apply again. Do not worry about the fee right now. Worry about is it possible to apply again.

    • Rohan

      how to cancel application, i have already apply for So AFO plz suggest mi

      • Akshay Jain

        contact ibps

  • brijesh kumar

    sir pleaze tell me about agriculture field officer re-exam date

    • Vaibhav

      It would be out soon.

  • harshit yadav

    agricultur field officer ke Lea b.tech dairy technology …form apply kr sakte hai..

    • Vaibhav


  • Reshma

    I am having my p.G.degreein mba,can i apply for the ibps agri.officer post

    • Vaibhav


  • kavita

    i have done my p.G in biotechnology. can i apply for the ibps agri. officer post

  • Malini

    i have done my PG in Biotechnoogy can I apply for the same also having work experience in financial institution.

  • Akshaya suresh

    Will a btech in biotechnology be eligible for ibps?


      yes, but for generalist officer


    sir is Bsc agri (6yr) eligible for AO