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IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form 2023 (Started): Check Dates, Fees & Steps to Apply


IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form 2023: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) released the IB ACIO 2023 application form on November 25, 2023, on its official website. Interested and eligible applicants can apply online at mha.gov.in on or before December 15, 2023. Once the application form is released, you will find a direct link to apply for IB ACIO 2023 in this article.

MHA released the IB ACIO Recruitment 2023 Notification on November 21, 2023. As per the IB ACIO Notification 2023, a total of 995 vacancies are available for the position of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II Executive.

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Latest Update:
— IB ACIO application form 950 empty posts is out. Check out the direct link to apply online below.

MHA conducts the recruitment drive to select suitable candidates for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer posts in the Intelligence Bureau (IB). The application fee for IB ACIO is Rs. 550/- for male candidates in the General, OBC, and EWS categories. SC/ ST, female, and Ex-serviceman candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form 2023: Important Dates

Check the IB ACIO important dates related to the application process from the table below:

Release of Online Application FormNovember 25, 2023
Last Date to Apply OnlineDecember 15, 2023
Last Date to Pay the Application FeeDecember 15, 2023

Practice IB ACIO Tier 1 Exam Questions

You can follow the below-mentioned steps to take the practice test series and ace your preparation:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the “Getting a Government Job” menu bar.
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “SSC” from the dropdown and click on “Next.”
  • 5th Step: Select “IB ACIO Tier – I” and click on “Next.”
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click on “Done.”
  • 7th Step: Click on “Practice” from the header section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any IB ACIO Tier 1 subject.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin practising.

Direct Link to Apply:

IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Fee

After completing the application form, candidates must pay the application fee online or offline. The following are the details of the IB ACIO application fee:

CategoryRecruitment Processing FeeApplication FeeTotal Fee
Male General/ OBC/ EWS CandidatesRs. 450/-Rs. 100/-Rs. 550/-
All CandidatesRs. 450/-NilRs. 450/-

Points To Note:

  • Candidates can pay the fee online through debit/credit cards, internet banking, and IMPS.
  • They can also pay the fee offline by downloading the SBI challan.
  • The application fee is non-refundable under any circumstances.

Steps To Apply Online for IB ACIO Tier 1?

The officials release the application form only in online mode. Thus, candidates have to apply online on the official website. They can check the step-by-step process to apply online for IB ACIO 2023 below:

  • 1st Step: Go to the official website of MHA, i.e., mha.gov.in.
  • 2nd Step: Under the “What’s New” section on the home page, click on the relevant link to apply for IB ACIO Tier 1.
  • 3rd Step: Fill in the basic details, such as name, email ID, mobile number, etc., to get the registration number and password.
  • 4th Step: Log in using the registration number and password to fill out the complete application form.
  • 5th Step: Provide personal details, educational details, choice of exam city, etc.
  • 6th Step: Upload the scanned images of passport size colour photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • 7th Step: Preview the filled application form to verify all the details and click on the final submit button.
  • 8th Step: Pay the application fee (if applicable) either online (debit card/ credit card/ net banking) or offline (bank challan).
  • 9th Step: Save the fee payment receipt and the filled application form for future reference.

Prerequisites for Filling Online IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form

Candidates have to keep ready the following details or documents before filling out the IB ACIO Tier 1 2023 application form:

  • A valid mobile number
  • A valid email ID
  • Matric/ secondary school certificate or equivalent
  • Intermediate/ higher secondary (12th) certificate or equivalent
  • Degree/ provisional degree and mark sheet of Graduation/ Postgraduation
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)

IB ACIO Document Specifications

Aspirants can check the detailed specifications of uploading documents below:

Passport Size Colour Photograph35 mm x 45 mm20 kb to 50 kbjpg/jpeg
Signature10 kb to 50 kbjpg/jpeg

IB ACIO Vacancies 2023

Candidate CategoryNumber of vacancies

Also, check the following:

IB ACIO Tier 1 Detailed InfoIB ACIO Syllabus
IB ACIO Tier 1 Current AffairsIB ACIO Tier 1 Study Material
IB ACIO SalaryIB ACIO Tier 1 Books
IB ACIO Tier 1 Mock TestsIB ACIO Tier 1 Question Papers

FAQs on IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form 2023

Find some commonly asked questions related to the IB ACIO 2023 application form below:

Q: When will the IB ACIO 2023 application form be released?

Ans: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will release the IB ACIO 2023 application form on November 25, 2023.

Q: What is the last date to apply online for IB ACIO 2023?

Ans: Candidates can apply for the IB ACIO 2023 exam till December 15, 2023.

Q: Where can I fill out the IB ACIO 2023 application form?

Ans: You must visit MHA’s official website at mha.gov.in to fill out the application form.

Q: How can I apply online for IB ACIO 2023?

Ans: You can check this article’s detailed procedure to fill out the application form for IB ACIO.

Q: What is the application fee for IB ACIO?

Ans: Male candidates in the General, OBC, and EWS categories must pay Rs.100/-. However, SC/ ST, female, and Ex-serviceman candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

We hope this detailed article on IB ACIO Tier 1 Application Form 2023 helps you. If you have any doubt, feel to ask in the comment section below. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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