Dena Bank, A Premier Nationalized Bank published Specialist Officer Notification inviting online application from Eligible candidates possessing valid score card issued by IBPS for CWE held for Specialist Officers AND also for  those WITHOUT CWE Scorecards as well. 

Important Dates:

Opening date for On-line Registration of application: 21.01.2013
Closing date for On-line Registration of application: 04.02.2013
Payment of application fees: 21.01.2013-04.02.2013
Date of Written Examination for Specialist Officers (For Post Codes 8 to 12 & 14): 24.03.2013

Download Call Letter for Written Test scheduled to be held on 24.03.2013 from here.

Note: In case of any difficulty in downloading the call letter, please contact over telephone number 022- 26545350/ 5365 or email to furnishing Registration Number and Date of Birth.

Application Fees:

For Post Code from 1 to 7- 

For SC/ST/PWD: Rs 20
For all others (including OBC/Ex-Servicemen): Rs 100

For Post Code from 8 to 15:

For SC/ST/PWD: Rs 50
For all others (including OBC/Ex-Servicemen): Rs 400

Following are the vacancies are only for those possessing valid score card issued by IBPS for CWE held on 11.3.2012 for Specialist Officers for the respective post applied for.

Details Of Vacancies
PostTotal Vacancies
1Agriculture Officer201
2Personnel Officer14
3Officer (IT)70
4Officer (Legal)6
5Rajbhasha Adhikari11
6Civil Engineer3
7Electrical Engineer2

Note: Agricultural Officers are liable to be posted initially for 5 years in rural/semi-urban branches

Following are the Details of vacancies for Specialist Officers directly from Open Competition:-

Details Of Vacancies
PostTotal Vacancies
8Officer (IT – CISA)8
9Officer (Credit/FA)100
10Officer (Forex)36
11Officer ( MIS/Economics)4
13Fire Officer2
15Security Officer14

Scale & Grade:

For Post Code 1 till 13- JMG Scale – I
For Post code 14 and 15- MMG Scale – II

Salary & Emoluments:

A. JMG Scale-I: Rs 14500 – 600/7 – 18700 – 700/2 – 20100 – 800/7-25700.
B. MMG – Scale II:  Rs. 19400 – 700/1 – 20100 – 800/10 – 28100.

Eligibility Criteria, Educational Qualification & Experience-


Eligibility Criteria (As on 1.12.2011)
Post CodePostAgeEducational QualificationExperience
1Agricultural OfficerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsDegree in Agriculture or allied specializations such as Horticulture/Animal Husbandry / Veterinary Science/ Dairy Science/Agricultural Engineering /Fisheries Science/Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing & Co-operation etc. from recognized
2Personnel OfficerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsGraduate from a recognized University and Post Graduate degree or diploma recognized by AICTE in Personnel Management/ Industrial Relations/HRD/ Social Work/Labour Law OR Degree/ Diploma in Business Administration/ Management with specialization in HRD from a recognized University
3Office ITMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsDegree/Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/Computer Applications/Information Technology / Electronics / Electronics & Telecommunication /Electronics & Instrumentation from a recognized University / Institution OR Graduate from a recognized
University having passed DOEACC ‘B’ level
4Office (Legal)Minimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsBachelor’s Degree in Law (LLB)
5Rajbhasha AdhikarMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsA post graduate degree in Hindi with English as a subject at degree level OR Post graduate degree in Sanskrit with English and Hindi as subject at the degree level
6Civil EngineerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsDegree in Civil Engineering from any recognised University.
7Electrical EngineerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsDegree in Electrical Engineering from any recognised University.


Essential Requirement:

Valid IBPS score obtained in Common Written Examination (CWE) for
Specialist Officers:

Category Wise Cut-off Marks:

-For SC/ST/OBC/PWD: 21 marks & above in each section
For General: 24 marks & above in each section


Agricultural Officer112104
Personnel Officer128120
Officer (IT)128120
Officer Legal121113
Rajbhasha Adhikari9690
Civil Engineer120113
Electrical Engineer120113

Eligibility Criteria, Educational Qualification & Experience:

For Post Code 08 to 15-(directly from Open Competition)

Eligibility Criteria (As on 01.01.2013)
Post CodePostAgeEducational QualificationExperience
8Officer (IT- CISA)Minimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsDegree / Post Graduate Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Applications/ Information Technology/ Electronics &
Telecommunication/ Electronics & Instrumentation from a recognized University/ Institution OR Graduate from a recognized
University having passed DOEACC ‘B’ level AND with CISA (Certified Information System Auditor) qualification from ISACA.
9Officer (Credit/FA)Minimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsCA / CFA / ICWA / MBA (Finance) / M.Com. / 2 years’ PG Diploma in Finance or any other equivalent degree/diploma with specialisation in Finance from recognised university/AICTE approved institutes / PGPBF from NIBM
10Officer (Forex)Minimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsA graduate with minimum 55% of marks in any discipline from a recognised university and MBA/ 2 years PG Diploma in
International Business/ Finance from AICTE approved institutes/ universities.Additional qualification of CAIIB, Diploma in
International Banking from IIBF will be preferred
Experience in the related field desirable but not essential
11Officer (MIS/Economics)Minimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsMaster’s degree in Statistics/ Economics with 50% and above marks from a recognized University or reputed Institute
which is recognized as equivalent thereto by the Government of India.Specialised application knowledge/ exposure in
MIS/Data Management in Computer is essential
12ArchitectMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsA Degree in Architect from a recognised University with minimum 60% marks.The candidate should be well conversant with
the usage of computer and applications like Windows, MS Office etc
Minimum 2 years post qualification experience in construction and maintenance works with reputed construction
firms/Bank/Financial Institution/PSU. The experience should be in work site of commercial and/or residential complexes
13Fire OfficerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsA first class in BE (Fire) with minimum 60% marks from National Fire Service College, Nagpur, Govt. of India , Ministry of Home affairs OR A first class B.Sc. with minimum 60% marks and Grade I Fire examination Certificate ORSimilar qualification from Govt. recognized InstitutePreferably 1-2 years of relevant experience in a large Public/ Private sector Organisation
14CA/ICWAMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsPassed final examination for CA/ICWAMinimum 3 years experience in the related fields in Banks/Financial Institutions/ zLarge Indl. Units/ Govt. Organisations, etc.AND/OR Minimum 3 years working experience in treasury/ integrated treasury dept. of a primary dealer
(nationalised banks/financial institutions)Experience should consist both in front and back offices in nationalised banks and
financial institutions
15Security OfficerMinimum-20 years & Maximum-35 yearsGraduate in any discipline from a recognized UniversityAn officer with minimum 5 years commissioned service in Army/Navy/Air force OR A Police Officer not below the rank of Asst. S.P./Dy.S.P. With 5 years of service in that rank OR An Officer of identical rank in Para Military forces with
minimum 5 years of service

Please Note:

  • Relaxation in the upper age limit as per Govt extant.
  • Probation Period: 2 Years for JMG – Scale -I and 1 Year for MMG- Scale –II

Selection Procedure:

  •  For post code No. 1 to 7 and 13 & 15 there will be only interview.
  • ii. For post code No. 8 to 12 & 14 there will be written test & interview

Written Test will be an objective type exam consisting of 200 questions i.e, 50 questions in each section (Quantitative Aptitude, Professional Knowledge, English, Reasoning Ability). The Duration of the exam will be 120 minutes.

How to Apply?

Payment Through CBS-

  • Requisite application fees is to be deposited in the CBS Account no 116211021168 in the nearest Dena bank branch by means of “PAYMENT CHALLAN”.
  • Obtain the applicant’s Copy of Counterfoil of the Application Fee Payment Challan duly receipted by the Bank with (a) Branch Name & Branch SOL ID (b) Transaction ID (c) Date of Deposit & Amount filled by the Branch Official.

Payment Through NEFT-

  • Go to the nearest Branch of any Bank which is listed by RBI under RTGS/ NEFT System and pay in cash the appropriate application Fee in CBS Account NO. 116211021168
  • Obtain the applicant’s copy of Counterfoil of the Application Fee duly
    receipted by the Bank with (a) Branch Name & Code Number, (b) UTR Number, (c) date of Deposit & amount filled by the Branch Official.

Now, Candidates are required to apply on-line. Application link on website will be open from 21.01.2013 to 04.02.2013.

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