(Notification) Intelligence Bureau : Assistant Central Intelligence Officer – Grade II/Executive Examination 2013

Intelligence Bureau
(Ministry of Home Affairs)
Government of India

Assistant Central Intelligence Officer – Grade II/Executive Examination –2013

Online applications are invited from Indian Nationals for direct recruitment to the post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, Grade-II/Executive, General Central Service, Group-‘C’ (Non-Gazetted/Non-Ministerial) in the Intelligence Bureau, (Ministry of Home Affairs), Government of India. Applicants who fulfill the conditions of eligibility for the post as given in para 1 below are advised to go through all parameters under different paras and sub-paras mentioned below and satisfy themselves about their suitability in age limit, essential qualifications, etc for the post before applying.

Candidates fulfilling eligibility criteria of the post, as mentioned below, may apply ON-LINE through website www.mha.nic.in

Assistant Central Intelligence Officer, Grade-II/Executive

Total Posts: 750 (UR-380, OBC-202, SC-112& ST-56)

Age Limit: 18-27 years

Salary : Rs.9300-34800 plus Grade Pay Rs.4200 (PB-2) (Plus admissible Central Government allowances)

Education Qualification : Graduation or equivalent from a recognized University.

Scheme of Examination

The written examination for the post of ACIO-II/Exe contains two papers namely

  • Paper I (Objective type)

  • Paper-II (Descriptive type on English language only)

  • The total duration for both Papers is 1 hour and 40 minutes.

Paper I will focus on

  • General Awareness

  • General Knowledge,

  • Reasoning,

  • Comprehension

  • Mathematical ability

while Paper II will be designed to check the knowledge of English writing skill and analytical capability.


Those candidates who acquire a specific  standard in the written test (Paper-I & II) will be called for the interview. The  date, place and time of interview shall be intimated to the candidates online.  Based on the performance of the candidates in written test (Paper-I & II) and  Interview, they will be selected subject to the condition of successful completion  of their Character and Antecedent verification and thereafter medical examination.


Rs. 100/- (Rupees Hundred only). Only male  candidates belonging to General and OBC category are required to pay the fee.  All SC/ST and female candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee.

How To Apply

(i) Applications should be submitted only through ON-LINE registration by logging on to the website www.mha.nic.in

(ii) Applications will not be accepted through any other mode. Wrong information in any column may lead to the application getting rejected altogether.

(iii) The format of On-line application form is divided into two parts viz. Part I relates to the personal, academic and otherparticulars  of the candidate and
Part - II relates to the payment modes. The candidate will have to fill up the Part-Iof online application, and then has to select option for payment of fees, if any,
in part II of the application form.

Candidates are required to upload their photographs & signature at the time of registration are advised to submit only one application. Submission of another/multiple applications may result in cancellation of his/her applications altogether.

Tentative Schedule:

  • Commencement of Online Application : 13.07.2013(00:00 hrs)
  • Last date of receiving Online Application : 12.08.2013(00:00 hrs)
  • Downloading the Admit Card : 21.08.2013
  • Date of Examination : 15.09.2013
  • Result Declaration : 31.10.2013
  • Interview Schedule : Nov. 16 - 23, 2013

Courtesy: Ministry of Home Affairs