United Bank of India (UBI) is one of the 14 major banks which were nationalized on July 19, 1969. Its predecessor the United Bank of India Ltd., was formed in 1950 with the amalgamation of four banks viz. Comilla Banking Corporation Ltd. (1914), Bengal Central Bank Ltd. (1918), Comilla Union Bank Ltd. (1922) and Hooghly Bank Ltd. (1932).
It invites applications from eligible candidates for the posts for the post of Specialist Officers from Indian citizens who have taken the Common Written Examination for Specialist Officers conducted by IBPS in March 2012.
Name of the Posts and Number of Vacancies for Recruitment in United Bank of India 2012
- Agriculture Field Officer: 38 vacancies
- Technical Officers: 6 vacancies (Civil Engineer 4, Electrical Engineer 2)
Important Dates for Recruitment in United Bank of India 2012
- Opening date for Payment of Application Fees/ Online Registration: 15 June 2012
- Closing date for online registration/ Payment of Application Fees: 29 June 2012
Eligibility Criteria for Recruitment in United Bank of India 2012
- Agriculture Field Officer: Degree in Agriculture or Allied specializations such as Horticulture/ Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/ Agri. Engineering/ Fishery Science/ Pisciculture/ Agri. Marketing & Cooperation etc. from recognized University.
- Technical Officers: Degree in Engineering in Civil/ Electrical from any recognized University
Age Limit (as on 1 December 2011): Min. 20 years; Max. 35 years (for all posts)
IBPS Score Requirement: Agricultural Officer (Gen 112, Reserved 104); Technical Officer (Gen 120; Reserved 113)
Selection Procedure for Recruitment of Specialist Officers (SO) in United Bank of India 2012
Candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Common Written Examination (CWE) conducted by IBPS in written examination in March 2012 and Group Discussion and Interview, taken together.
Depending upon the number of category-wise vacancies, only a certain number of eligible applicants in the descending order of (TWS Score) in the CWE conducted by IBPS in respective category fulfilling the cut-offs as mentioned above, will be called for Group Discussion and Interview at the discretion of the Bank in the ratio of 1: 5.
The total marks for Group Discussion and interview will be 100 wherein qualifying marks would be 40% for General category & 35% for reserved category candidates. The Group discussions and/ Interview will be held at Kolkata, Guwahati, Ranchi.
Only those candidates who have secured the qualifying marks in each objective test and the stipulated minimum TWS score in the CWE and also the minimum qualifying marks in the interview will be considered for final selection.
How to Apply for Recruitment of Specialist Officers (SO) in United Bank of India 2012: Candidates need to apply online on the website http://www.unitedbankofindia.com/English/Recruitment.aspx
Application Fee: Rs 100 (Rs 20 for Reserved category). The fee needs to be paid in the form of Payment Challan/ NEFT through CBS at any Branches of United Bank of India. The fee needs to be submitted in CBS Account Nos.0389050194266/ NEFT (IFSC Code UTBI0OCH175) with Old Court House Street Branch in the name & style of "UNITED BANK OF INDIA SPECIALIST OFFICERS' RECRUITMENT PROJECT 2012-13".
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