Candidates who have applied for the posts of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer Posts can get here the complete syllabus details to prepare well for the examination. We have also mentioned here the Previous Year Question Paper Link for the aspirants to prepare well for the Examination. Go through the below sections to know more.

IB ACIO Syllabus 2019  Exam Details @ mha.nic.in
Name of the BoardMinistry of Home Affairs, Intellectual Bureau
Name of the PostAssistant Central Intelligence Officer posts
Job LocationAll over India
Official Websitewww.mha.nic.in
IB ACIO Selection Process

Candidates applying for the IB ACIO Posts will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Written Examination
  • Interview
MHA IB ACIO Syllabus  IB ACIO Exam Pattern 2019

The following table shows the exam pattern for the Exam conducted for ACIO Post.

S.NoWritten ExamName of the SubjectTotal MarksDuration
1Tier 1General Awareness10060 Minutes
2Quantitative Aptitude
3Analytical Ability
4English Language
5Tier 2Essay On one of the Topic5060 Minutes
6English Comprehension
Total150 Marks120 Minutes
  • Tier 1  will be an Objective type test.
  • Tier 2 will be a Descriptive Test.
IB ACIO Syllabus 2019 Pdf

General Awareness

  • History.
  • Physics.
  • Biology.
  • Current Affairs.
  • Politics.
  • Economics.

Analytical Ability

  • Blood Relation Test.
  • Series Completion.
  • Analogy.
  • Character Puzzles.
  • Classification.
  • Series.
  • Analytical Reasoning.
  • Pattern Completion.
  • Chart Logic.
  • Image Analysis.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Logical Sequence of Words.
  • Seating Arrangement.
  • Direction Sense Test.

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number Systems.
  • Percentages.
  • Menstruation.
  • Ratio and Time.
  • Averages.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations.
  • Computation of Whole Numbers.
  • Use of Tables and Graphs.
  • Decimals.
  • The relationship between Numbers.
  • Operations Research & Linear Programming.
  • Differential Geometry.
  • Dynamics.
  • Essential Mathematics.
  • Calculus.
  • Real Analysis.
  • Fundamental arithmetical operations.
  • Computation of Whole Numbers.
  • Time and Distance.
  • Ratio and Proportion.
  • Interest.
  • Discount.
  • Algebra.
  • Differential Equations.
  • Statistics.
  • Time and Work.
  • Fractions.
  • Analytical Geometry.
  • Statics.

English Language

  • Spellings.
  • One word substitutions.
  • Improvement.
  • Verbal Comprehension passage etc.
  • Adjectives.
  • Detecting Mis-spelt words.
  • Idioms and phrases.
  • passage.
  • Verbs.
  • Clauses.
  • Fill in the blanks.
  • Spot the error.
  • Synonyms/ Homonyms.
  • Spellings.
  • Vocabulary.
  • Grammar.
  • Antonyms.
  • Sentence structure.