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Intelligence Bureau Previous Years Papers-2: 

Dear Students, "Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." A very well defined quote isn't it. Well, most of you are preparing either for SSC or bank exams but you have another great opportunity in front you and that is Intelligence Bureau recruitment 2017. Friends, you should know that you are not getting any younger and you are not left with much time for job hunting. So, whatever opportunities you get according to your qualification and aptitude, you should always give it a try. You never know when life might surprise you with a govt. job. Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II exam will be conducted on 15th October 2017. you have ample time to prepare for this exam. The pattern of the IB Exam has changed completely.In previous years exam papers, the majority of the questions were asked from GS section. But according to the latest exam pattern, equal importance is given to all the four tier-1 exam subjects. Have a look on the exam pattern mentioned in the below table.

Exam Pattern:

TierDescription Of ExaminationTotal MarksDuration
Tier-IObjective Type (25 questions each)
General Awareness10060 min
Quantitative Aptitude
Logical/Analytical Ability
English Language
Tier-IIDescriptive Type
Essay on one of the given topics3060 min
English Comprehension & Precis Writing20

Well, the IB ACIO exam pattern has changed but we are providing to you Previous Years Question papers so that you can understand the topics and types of questions are asked in IB ACIO Exam. Your preparation should be based on these topics of General Studies, Quant and English questions. In Tier-II of the IB ACIO exam, there will be a descriptive paper in which one Essay and one Precis writing question will be asked. At Adda247 we will be providing the strategy and topics, study material for descriptive paper as well in due time. For the last stage of the exam, that is Interview, we will assist you with the Interview process.

Intelligence Bureau Previous Year Question Paper-2 PDF

Intelligence Bureau Previous Year Question Paper-2 Solutions 

Note: The Answers will be provided TOMORROW and also others papers will be uploaded soon. 

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IB ACIO 2017 Descriptive Paper Tier II Pattern

IB ACIO Descriptive Tier 2 Exam is on different pattern this year. Candidates who clear Tier I Examination will qualify for Tier II examination. Tier II Exams comprises of precis writing, essay writing, and English comprehension.

Tier 2 of IB ACIO is scheduled on 25 February 2018 facilitating you with 1430 vacancies for Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II, you need to be aware of Paper 2 pattern ins and out.

IB ACIO ExamMaximum MarksTime Duration
IB ACIO Tier I10060 Minutes
Essay for 30 Marks.
Precis Writing for 20 Marks.
60 Minutes
Interview100 Marks

Now, the question arises – what is the difference between descriptive paper conducted by MHA for IB ACIO 2014 recruitment and descriptive paper to be conducted by MHA for IB ACIO 2017.

We are posting the images below to differentiate between the two patterns:

IB ACIO 2014

IB ACIO 2017

According to above images its quite clear that in IB ACIO 2014, Paper 2 is just for checking your English writing skills by asking an essay only. However, in IB ACIO 2017 its not mentioned in the notification that it will check only your English writing skills. So, they may ask you to attempt the essay in either of the language i.e. English or Hindi.

A list of Topics asked in IB ACIO in the previous years:

  • A communal conflict
  • Causes of violence in the world
  • Divide between India & Bharat
  • Dimensions of rural employment
  • Right to freedom of expression – an absolute right or a Myth
  • Inclusive Growth: A pipe dream.
  • Intelligence is an important aspect of statecraft.
  • It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.

Useful Preparation Tips for IB ACIO Tier II exam:

  1. Focus on Geo-political issues, War, Missiles, Government schemes and policy, Current affairs, Focus on Intelligence agencies like CIA, IB, KGB, Mossad, etc. International Relations, Physical and Chemical laws.
  2. Do not forget to read on issues of national security.
  3. Give importance to War, National security issues, Terrorism, Defense, etc
  4. Read on Civic problems
  5. Read Newspapers regularly. Information given on newspapers may not always appear online

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