UBI SO 2021


Union Bank of India, a leading listed public sector bank of the country, has invited applications from eligible and interested candidates through the recently released notification. There are a total of 347 vacancies announced in the UBI SO recruitment 2021. The recruitment is taking place for Senior Manager (Risk), Manager (Risk), Manager (Civil Engineer), Manager (Architect), Manager (Electrical Engineer), Manager (Printing Technologist) Manager (Forex), Manager (Chartered Accountant), Assistant Manager (Technical Officer), and Assistant Manager (Forex) posts. This is a golden opportunity to secure a government job and should not be missed at any cost. The UBI SO online application process ended on September 03, 2021. Let’s look at the highlights of the UBI SO 2021 exam.


Conducting AuthorityUnion Bank (Specialist officers)
Union Bank https://www.unionbankonline.co.in/
Name of the Posts
  • Senior Manager (Risk), Manager(Printing Technologist)
  • Manager (Civil Engineer), Manager (Architect)
  • Manager (Electrical Engineer), Manager(Risk)
  • Manager (Forex),Manager (Chartered Accountant)
  • Assistant Manager(Technical Officer)
  • Assistant Manager(Forex)
Mode of application Online
Stages of Exam Two stages-
  • Phase 1- Online Examination
  • Phase 2- Personal Interview
Maximum marks & Time duration 200 marks 120 minutes
Opening Date for Submission of Online
August 12, 2021
Closing Date for Submission of Online
September 03, 2021
Number of Vacancies 347 (More Details)
Official Notification PDF Click Here
Modified Dates for SC / ST / OBC / PWBD to Apply Online September 18 to 24, 2021 (Click Here)


Union Bank of India or UBI has invited online applications for the post of Specialist officers. It has provided an excellent opportunity through the UBI SO recruitment notification 2021. A total of  347 UBI SO vacancy 2021 announced in UBI SO notification 2021. UBI SO is a golden opportunity for those who are eligible and interested to work in the government sector. One should not miss this opportunity at any cost. The UBI SO online application process had commenced on August 12, 2021. The UBI SO exam is expected to be held in the second week of October. Few days prior to the exam, UBI SO Admit Card will be released. Watch the video given below in order to know more about the UBI SO exam 2021.

Exam Pattern 

The UBI Specialist Officer selection process comprises of Online Examination/ GD/ Personal Interview. Group discussion can take place along with an Interview if the bank decides to conduct that. The United Bank of India reserves the right to decide whether to use all or any of these modes for the selection of the SO post. The Bank reserves the right to modify the structure of the UBI SO exam pattern for online examination and if such changes are made, they will be intimated through Banks’ official website. UBI has also mentioned UBI SO Marking Scheme as well as the UBI SO Exam Language in the official notification.

The final selection can be done on three conditions as mentioned below. 

  • If Online Examination and Personal Interview 

The final merit list will be based on the aggregate marks obtained in the UBI SO Online exam and Personal

  • If no Online Exam and only PI

In such a case, the final selection will be made through a Personal Interview. The final merit will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the Personal Interview

  • If no Online Exam and Both GD and PI is Conducted

In such case, the final selection will be made through Group Discussion & Personal Interview and the final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the aggregate marks obtained in Group Discussion and Personal Interview.


Once you are done with the complete application process and have finally submitted your application, you should start planning your preparation and the first step into the exam preparation process is knowing the syllabus. The candidates should note down the UBI SO exam syllabus 2021 properly before moving on to the preparation part. There will be a common exam for all the posts/disciplines which will contain 3 common sections i.e. English Language, Quantitative Aptitude & Reasoning whereas there will be a test on Professional Knowledge which will be post-specific. Besides UBI SO Syllabus, you should also be aware of useful UBI SO Books so that you can crack the exam

 Eligibility Criteria 

The Union Bank of India has put forth a golden opportunity for many job aspirants by announcing vacancies for the post of ‘Specialist Officers’ under various categories/disciplines. The application window was open till Sept 03, 2021. It is always beneficial if all the candidates should go through the complete UBI SO eligibility criteria before moving on with the application. There is a fixed UBI SO Educational Criteria and UBI SO Age Criteria based on which the eligibility of the candidates will be determined. You will also be eligible for UBI SO Age relaxation in case you belong to the reserved category.  The eligibility criteria will be taken into consideration as of Sept 03, 2021.


The UBI SO recruitment is for various streams like Risk, Forex, Electrical Engineer, Architect and others. Also, the UBI SO notification 2021 has various posts of different levels, so the grade pay or the UBI SO salary structure differ depending upon the stream and level you are applying for. Besides salary, a UBI SO officer is also entitled to various benefits and allowances. You are required to execute a Service Indemnity Bond

 Exam Dates

The Union Bank of India has released another notice mentioning the extended dates of application for the reserved category candidates. The Union Bank Of India SO official notification is finally out for various streams. Getting aware of the UBI SO exam calendar is important so that you do miss any essential updates. The online registration for UBI SO recruitment had started on August 12, 2021. The last date to apply was September 3, 2021. It is always advised not to wait for the last date and apply as soon as possible to avoid the last-minute rush. You can also opt for the UBI SO exam centre based on your preference. The UBI SO exam is expected to be held in the second week of October. 

Free Mock Test 

ixamBee is providing a UBI SO online test series which is completely focused on the latest pattern and expected questions in the exam. These exams are prepared by our experts who have qualified for these exams. UBI SO free online mock tests have been prepared under the guidance of our experts after a thorough analysis of the previous year papers and the latest exam pattern. You just need to register yourself on the website and you will be able to attempt the mock test right away absolutely free of cost.

Online Course

ixamBee has launched the Union Bank of India Manager (Forex) and Assistant Manager (Forex) online course. The UBI SO Online Course has been designed by keeping previous years papers and the latest exam pattern in mind. You can join us to prepare for the Union Bank of India Specifiers officer exam and can achieve your dream of becoming Manager (Forex) and Assistant Manager (Forex) in the Union Bank of India. UBI SO Online course offerings are given below

  • Video Lessons covering the entire Syllabus of Union Bank of India Manager (Forex) and Assistant Manager (Forex) exams
  • Study notes exclusively for the professional knowledge subjects
  • Full-length practice Tests for Union Bank of India Manager (Forex) and Assistant Manager (Forex) exams
  • Practice questions covering the entire syllabus of Union Bank of India Manager (Forex) and Assistant Manager (Forex) exams
  • Section Tests for easy understanding of concepts

Useful Videos

Useful study material in the form of videos is also counted as a good opportunity that will help you in securing a seat in UBI SO exams. ixamBee provides some useful information in the form of videos which will be helpful in the UBI SO exam.

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Frequently Asked Questions


Can I choose the Hindi language as the exam language in the UBI SO 2021 Exam?


Yes, UBI SO 2021 Exam is bilingual (i.e, Hindi & English). You can choose your preferred language accordingly.


Is the UBI SO 2021 Examination in ONLINE or OFFLINE mode?


UBI SO 2021 Exam will be in online mode.


Is UBI SO 2021 Job transferable?


Yes, UBI SO is liable to be posted anywhere in India.


How many attempts are there in the UBI SO 2021 Exam?


There is no such limit on the number of attempts for the UBI SO 2021 Exam. You can appear for this exam till the time you are eligible according to the eligibility criteria provided by UBI in its notification.


In how many stages UBI SO recruitment process takes place?


UBI SO is a two-stage process – Online test followed by Group Discussion and Interview


How many vacancies are announced for the UBI SO 2021 Exam?


There are 347 vacancies announced by UBI for the UBI SO exam 2021.


What is the salary of the UBI SO?


You will be paid a handsome salary based on your post. A Senior Manager in UBI will get a pay scale of 63840-1990/5-73790- 2220/2-78230. The manager will get a basic pay scale of 48170-1740/1-49910- 1990/10-69810 and an Assistant Manager will get 36000-1490/7-46430- 1740/2-49910- 1990/7-63840 as a basic pay scale in UBI.