Agriculture Field Officer IBPS-AFO 2019-20

Agriculture Field Officer

Agriculture Field Officer


Tentative Dates
On-line registration November 2019
Download of Call letter for Online Exam- Preliminary December 2019
Online Examination – Preliminary 28.12.2018 and 29.12.2018
Result of Online exam – Preliminary January 2020
Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main January 2020
Online Examination – Main 25.01.2020
Result of Online exam – Main February 2020
Download of call letters for interview February 2020
Conduct of interview February 2020
Provisional Allotment April 2020

Agriculture Field Officer is a golden opportunity for agriculture graduates. Every year thousands vacancy release by IBPS for public sector bank.

In This examination has less competition than other examinations.Attractive pay scale.Less work loads compared to probationary officer (PO)

Pattern Of Exam
  • Preliminary 
  • Mains
  • Interview

In Preliminary (Pre-Exam)

1 Reasoning 50 50 40 minutes
2 Quantitative aptitude 50 50 40 minutes
3 English language 50 25 40 minutes
  Total 150 125 2 hr

Who will cross the first stage, will have the opportunity to participate in the next state.

In Mains exam

  Subject Que. Marks Time
1 Professional Knowledge
60 60 45 Minutes
  Total 60 60 45 Minutes

Negative marking is 0.25 number for each wrong answer

The person who passes the main examination will be called for an interview. 100 marks have been set for interview

ALLAHABAD BANK 7 4 13 26 50
BANK OF BARODA 95 20 122 263 500
BANK OF INDIA 4 1 7 14 26
CANARA BANK 30 15 54 101 200
UNION BANK OF INDIA 5 2 16 24 47
VIJAYA BANK 5 2 8 15 30
TOTAL 146 44 220 443 853
Education Qualification For Agriculture Field Officer
4 year Degree (graduation) in following Disciplines

  • Agriculture
  • Horticulture
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Veterinary Science
  • Dairy Science
  • Fishery Science
  • Pisciculture 
  • Agri. Marketing & Cooperation
  • Co-operation & Banking
  • Argo-Forestry
  • Forestry
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Food Science
  • Agriculture Business Management/
  • Food Technology
  • Dairy Technology
  • Agricultural Engineering


Age Limit For Agriculture Field Officer

Minimum – 20 Years
Maximum -30 Years

Syllabus For Agriculture Field Officer
Quantitative Aptitude 
Number series Ratio and proportion
Simplification Approximation Simple interest
Data interpretation (DI) compound interest
Data sufficiency     

(Include data tables charts and graphs )

Mensuration Time and work
Quadratic equation Time and distance
Percentage Speed and distance
Partnership Probability
Age problem Profit and loss
Reading comprehension
Cloze test
Spotting error
Sentence improvement & corrections
Fill in the blanks​
Para jumbles
Grammar correction
Synonyms antonyms
Spelling check questions
Choosing the appropriate word
Reasoning syllabus
Verbal reasoning
Sitting arrangement
Analytical reasoning
Puzzle Distance and direction
Alpha numerical series
Data sufficiency
Time and sequence test
Blood relations
Analogies and decision making
Order and ranking
Simple arithmetic reasoning
Coding and decoding
Input output
Non verbal reasoning
Series completion
Finding missing figures
Mirror image etc
Professional Knowledge Agriculture

1)  Agriculture Related Current Affairs

2) Crops, Fruits & Vegetables

  • Spacing
  • Time of sowing
  • Seed rate
  • Varieties (only important)
  • Different disease and its Causes

3) Seed Technology

  • Basics of Seed Science
  • Different Seed  Tests
  • Different Government Scheme

4) Agricultural Economics 

  • Basics of Agriculture Economics
  • Agriculture cost and scheme

5) Various Type of Agricultural Practices

6) Soil Resources
  • Indian soil
  • Type of facts soil related fact
  • Green manure

7) Animal Husbandry & Technology

  • Different breeds of animals
  • Agriculture small industries (like-Honey, Dairy & fisheries)
  • Various diseases and its causes

8) Rural Welfare Activities in India

  • Before independence
  • After independence
  • Different Insurance Scheme regarding agriculture
  • Women and child development scheme
IBPS-AFO Previous Year Question Paper
2018 View
2017 View
2016 View
2015 View
2014 View
2013 View
2012 View


Important For Candidate
Agriculture Data & Allied Subject Test
Important Books For AFO CLICK HERE
One Liner Questions For AFO CLICK HERE
Agriculture Quiz For AFO CLICK HERE
IBPS 2019-20 Exam Calendar CLICK HERE


Add a Comment
  1. accepted cut of kya hoga pre 2017 ka…

  2. Is there sectional cutoff in prelims exam?

  3. Sir how many cutoff part wise expendable afo pre exam ..sub wise and grand total wise

  4. Aacha Ji thanks
    Best of luck

  5. NR means that the subject bank has not reported till the issue of advertisement. there is a possibility, these bank may report vacancy .

  6. Hello sir .I will appear for the IBPS SO examination soon. Can you please help me by providing the IBPS SO 2018. With the help of IBPS SO 2018, it will become easier for me to qualify examination. So please help me out asap.

    1. Are final year students of horticulture are eligible for allotment of job if they relieve before the date of interview

  7. Sir professional knowledge is of 60 marks and interview is 100:20 how marks are divided

  8. Yahape koi reserve list SO-VI ke he kya…AFO ke if present plz share ur marks with our reserve group..we r doing this to gather waiting students..Whats up ur score on 8379909116…

  9. Sir
    Agriculture diploma se job aaye
    Please confirm kar dejiy ga

  10. Why BSC sericulture graduates are not eligible
    This also professional degree acrided by ICAR India council of agricultural science.
    It is also a farm science courses
    Also 4 year proffesional degree

  11. Call for Ao exam

  12. I’m Aditya narayan Dwivedi from Aydha malauli gosai post shankerpur i have dobarne M.Sc Ag B.Ed mobile 9918003732 birth of date 17 07 1989 kya hum Afo me dall sakte hai

  13. Vedprakash tyagi

    What are the tentative no. Of vacancies for ibps afo 2018-19

    1. 853 vacancy for agriculture field officer

  14. Sir msc botany vale bhi de sakte ha kya…… Exam

  15. Are final year students of horticulture are eligible for allotment of job if they relieve before the date of interview

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