Is the IB ACIO 2020 a Permanent job or a contract basis?

Is the IB ACIO 2020 a Permanent job or a contract basis?

Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Intelligence Bureau has released the notification for the recruitment of for the Post of Intelligence Bureau Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (IB ACIO) Grade-II with 2000 Vacancies. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria from the official notification and apply Online (Date Coming Soon).

Many candidates are in a state of confusion, after the announcement of this notice, whether it is a permanent job or not?

In this article, here we are going to discuss all the points in detail to resolve all the queries of the candidates.

♦IB ACIO Recruitment 2020: Is it a permanent job?

In the notification of IB ACIO following is mentioned in the NOTE (b) of the first point (i.e., 1. DESCRIPTION OF POST):

  • “Appointment to the post will be temporary. However, appointment in permanent capacity will depend on various factors governing permanent appointment in such post in force at that time. Successful completion of mandatory induction training is a pre-requisite for confirmation to the post

This certainly means that the IB ACIO job is a temporary job. But, it will be made permanent depending on various factors, and for the confirmation of post, complete induction training is necessary.

IB ACIO 2020 Recruitment Important Dates:

IB ACIO Important Dates
Opening Date for Online Registration of Application 19-Dec-2020
Closing Date of submission of Application with the submission of Online Application Fee through Debit/Credit Card / Net Banking (Payment of Application Fee through SBI MOPS portal) 09-Jan-2021(up to 23.59 Hrs)
Last Date of submission of Application Fee through SBI challan 12-Jan-2021 (Banking Hours)


IB ACIO Post Details:

Rank UR EWS OBS SC ST  Total
ACIO-II/Exe 989 113 417 360 121 2000

Read here: IB ACIO Recruitment 2020: 2000 Post check here

IB ACIO 2020 Job profile:

  • Collecting Intel from places of Posting
  • Non Armed Police Officials
  • collection of secret information.
  • Vigilance on Terrorist.
  • deal With any kind of crisis situation.
  • Keep the track of all the issues of threatening activities in Border Areas.
  • Intelligence collection in Border Areas.

IB ACIO 2020 Salary Structure:

  • Level 7 (Rs.44,900-1,42,400) in the pay matrix plus admissible Central Govt. allowances.


(i) Special Security Allowance @ 20% of basic pay in addition to other Govt. allowances.

(ii) Cash compensation in lieu of duty performed on holidays subject to a ceiling of 30 days.

Read here: IB ACIO Recruitment 2020: Salary, Job Profile, and Career growth


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