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15th June 2019

IBPS RRB notification 2019 released : Check Now !

The recruitment notification for IBPS RRB 2019[Common Recruitment Process for RRBs (CRP RRBs VIII)] was released by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) on 15.06.2019.
According to that notification, he online examinations for the next Common Recruitment Process for RRBs (CRP RRBs VIII) for recruitment of Group “A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group “B”-Office Assistant (Multipurpose) will be conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) tentatively in August and September 2019. The interviews for recruitment of Group “A”- Officers (Scale-I, II & III) under the same process will be coordinated by the Nodal Regional Rural Banks with the help of NABARD and IBPS in consultation with appropriate authority tentatively in the month of November 2019.

Click here for official Notificcation

16 Jan 2019

IBPS RRB Official Exam Calendar Released

IBPS has released the official exam dates for IBPS RRB 2019 Exam. Click here to download now.

2nd Jan 2018

IBPS RRB Reserve List 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1

IBPS RRB Office Assistant

1st Jan 2018

IBPS RRB Final Result decalred

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the overall exam result of IBPS RRB Officer Mains Written Exam. The official website (www.ibps.in) has uploaded the final result for IBPS CWE V Officer Scale-I as well as official cutoff and provisional allotment list. Click on the below given link to view your result

24th December 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Mains Scorecard: Candidates Shortlisted for Interview

IBPS Officer Scale 1 Mains examination was held on 30th of September 2018. As of now, Institute of Personnel Banking Selection has released the scorecard of the candidates shortlisted for interview. Click on the below given link and check your scorecard

 

16th November

IBPS RRB 2017 Provisional Allotment Under Reserve List

Institute of banking and personnel selection has finally released the provisional allotment Reserve result of all the selected candidates for the recruitment of Office Assistant, Officer Scale I, II & III. The candidate who did not get the final allotment during IBPS RRB CWE VI and considered under reserve list is expected to get the final selection in the next round of allotment.

A reserve list contains approximately 10 percent of the vacancies under each category. Click on the below-given links to check IBPS RRB -V Provisional Reserve List.

Click Here To View Your Result for CRP RRB – VI Office Assistant (Provisional Allotment ­ Reserve List)

Click Here To View Your Result for CRP RRB – VI –Officer Scale ­I (Provisional Allotment ­ Reserve List)

NOTE: This result is for the candidates who appeared in the main exam of IBPS RRB Clerk 2017 and got their names under the waiting list. 

2nd November 2018

IBPS RRB Application Re-Print Link Activated: Download Here

Institute of Banking & Personnel Selection has activated the application re-print link. All those candidates who were not able to download the application form at the time of registration. Click on the section below to download the application form

NOTE: Candidates can download the Application re-print form till 2nd November

30th October 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Interview Call Letter Out: Download Here

Institute of Banking & Personnel Selection has timely released IBPS RRB Interview Call letters for Officer Scale I recruitment. The shortlisted candidates were selected on the basis of their performance in written examination and will now appear for the next round i.e. IBPS RRB Interview. If you have been selected for the interview round, download your IBPS RRB Interview Call Letter from the window below.

Click here to download call letter

24th October 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Mains Scorecard Out: Direct link to check your marks 

The Institute of Banking & Personnel Selection has officially released IBPS Officer Mains scorecard for Scale I, II & III. Candidates who have appeared for the IBPS RRB Recruitment exam can check their score here. If you’ve been qualified for IBPS RRB Officer Mains Examination, please click on the section below to know about your marks in the written examination.

IBPS RRB PO Mains Scorecard

15th October 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale  Mains Result Declared

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has declared the IBPS RRB Officer Scale Mains result. If you have appeared for IBPS RRB Officer scale Examination, refer to the section below to know about the final result.

Click here to View Your Result Status of Online Main Examination for CRP RRB VII ­ Officers Scale I

Click here to View Your Result Status of Online Examination for CRP RRB VII ­ Officers Scale II

Click here to View Your Result Status of Online Examination for CRP RRB VII ­ Officers Scale III

 

25th September 2018

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Scorecard out: Check here

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has finally announced the Preliminary Exam Score Card of IBPS RRB CWE-VII Recruitment for the post of Office Assistant.

The Prelims Exam for IBPS RRB Assistant was conducted on 18th, 19th and 25th of August 2018 and the candidates who qualify at the preliminary stage will be called for IBPS RRB Mains Examination. All the IBPS candidates can click on the link provided below to check their marks

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Scorecard out 2018: Check Here 

19th September

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains Admit Card Out: Download Here

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official call letters for Office Assistant post. The candidates who’ve been shortlisted for RRB Office Assistant Mains Examination can now get their admit cards from the link given below. IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains Exam will be held in the month of November and you can download Assistant Mains Admit Card from the section below.

Click Here to Download

18th September

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Marks Out: Check here

The Institute of banking personnel Selection has officially released the IBPS Officer scorecard for Scale I. Candidates who have appeared for the IBPS RRB Recruitment exam can check their score here. If you’ve been qualified for IBPS RRB Officer Examination, please refer to the section below to know about your marks in the written examination.

Click here to check your Marks

14th September

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Result Declared: Check Here

IBPS yet again has declared the exam result of a major bank exam i.e. IBPS RRB Clerk Recruitment Examination in record time. The candidates who qualify in this IBPS RRB Result 2018 will appear in the Mains Examination. To check the IBPS RRB Result from the link given below, simply enter your Registration No./ Roll No. with Password/ DOB and click on Login.

Check: IBPS RRB Result 2018 for Office Assistant Prelims Exam

Date: 12th September 2018

IBPS RRB Reserve List Declared 2017-18: Check Here

Institute of Personnel Banking selection released the Provisional Allotment list of Officers Scale-I (PO) and Office Assistant (Clerk). Click on the below-given link to check provisional allotment of Officer scale and office assistant  posts

Provisional Allotment under Reserve List (PO)

Provisional Allotment under Reserve List (Clerk)

Date: 12th September 2018

IBPS RRB Officer Scale Mains Admit Card Out: Download Here

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official call letters for Officer Scale-I Mains Paper. All the students who have qualified in the Prelims Exam for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I can download the call letters by clicking on the link provided below. The exam will be conducted on 30th September 2018.

Click Here to Download the Mains Exam Call Letter for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (PO)

Click Here to Download the Mains Exam Call Letter for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II and III

Date: 7th September 2018

IBPS RRB Prelims 2018 Result Declared

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has declared the result for the preliminary examination of IBPS RRB CWE-VII Recruitment for the post of Officer Scale-I. candidates who qualify at the preliminary stage will be called for IBPS RRB Mains Examination. The IBPS RRB Result 2018 can now be checked from the link provided below

Click here to check your result.

Date: 3rd August 2018

IBPS RRB All India Test 2018: Attempt Now

The trending news is that The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is going to conduct IBPS RRB Examination in the coming days. Following the news, we are going to launch IBPS RRB All India Test Series 2018. Our initiative will help RRB aspirants to check the level of their preparation.

Click here to Attempt IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims All India Test

IBPS RRB असिस्टेंट प्रारंभिक परीक्षा ऑल इंडिया टेस्ट (AIT) 2018: सम्मिलित होने के लिए यहाँ क्लिक करें !

Date: 26th July

IBPS RRB Admit Card: Download Office Assistant & Officer Scale 1 Call Letter

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official call letters for Officer Scale-I and Office Assistant. The candidates who’ve successfully submitted the online application for the post of Officer Scale-1and Office Assistant can now get their admit cards from the link given below. 

Download the Prelims Call Letter for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

Download the Prelims Call Letter for IBPS RRB Office Assistant

Date:19th July 2018

IBPS RRB Pre Exam Traning Call Letter: Download Here

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official call letters for pre-exam training for Office Assistant and officer scale posts. Click on the direct link provided below to download the call letters.

Download the Pre-Examination Training Call Letter for Officer Scale-I

Download the Pre-Examination Training Call Letter for Office Assistants (Multipurpose)

Date: 8th June

IBPS RRB Application Link Active: Apply for Officer Scale I, II, III & Office Assistant Posts 

Recently, The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has issued the notification for Officers (Scale I, II, III) and Assistants in RRBs for the year 2018.  Every year, a huge number of aspirants apply for the IBPS RRB exam from different regions of the country. This exam is conducted at various centers across the whole country.

As of now, IBPS has activated the online application link for the upcoming IBPS Regional Rural Bank examination 2018. 

Candidates can apply online only from 08.06.2018 to 02.07.2018 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Click here for steps on How to Apply

Date: 6th June 2018

IBPS RRB Notification 2018: Officer Scale I, II, III & Office Assistant Posts

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has finally issued the notification for Officers (Scale I, II, III) and Assistants in RRBs for the year 2018. The Official Notification for IBPS RRB Recruitment 2018 (CRP RRBs VII) will provide all the essential details regarding eligibility criteria, selection procedure as well as educational qualifications.

For all the candidates interested in applying for the post of Officer Scale I, II, III & Office Assistant, please go through the highlights of RRB Notification 2018.

Click here to download PDF

Mock Test Series

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Full Length: Test paper consisting of all sections of the exam; ideally also known as model practice mock tests.

Sectional: Tests based on sections like Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language, Hindi/English Language, Computer.

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Full Length: Test paper consisting of all sections of the exam; ideally also known as model practice mock tests.

Sectional: Tests based on sections like Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Hindi/English Language, Computer.

About Exam

IBPS RRB is one of the most popular exams in India. The exam is conducted by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), an autonomous body of the country founded in 1975. IBPS conducts exams for the post of Clerk, PO and SO every year. Furthermore, they are sub categorized into Officer Scale 1, Scale 2, Scale 3;  I.T. Officer, Chartered Accountant, Law Officer, Agriculture Officer, Marketing Officer, etc.

Click here to know more about IBPS RRB exams 2018.

Exam Dates/Notifications

Activity

Tentative Dates

On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by

candidates

18.06.2019 to 04.07.2019

Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)

18.06.2019 to 04.07.2019

Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training for Officer Scale-I

July 2019

Conduct of Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale-I

21.07.2019 to 26.07.2019

Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training for Office Assistant

July 2019

Conduct of Pre-Exam Training for Office Assistant

27.07.2019 to 01.08.2019

Download of call letters for online examination – Preliminary

July 2019

Online Examination – Preliminary

Officer Scale-I – 03.08.2019, 04.08.2019

and 11.08.2019

Office Assistant- 17.08.2019,

18.08.2019 & 25.08.2019

Result of Online exam – Preliminary

Officer Scale-I – August 2019

Office Assistant- September 2019

Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main / Single

September 2019

Online Examination – Main / Single

Officers (I, II & III) – 22.09.2019

Office Assistant - 29.09.2019

Declaration of Result – Main/ Single (For Officers Scale I, II and III)

October 2019

Download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scale I, II and III)

October 2019

Conduct of interview (For Officers Scale I, II and III)

November 2019

Provisional Allotment (For Officers Scale I, II and III & Office Assistant.

(Multipurpose))

January 2020

Study Plan

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IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Analysis 2018 | 19th August (All Shifts)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Analysis 2018 | 18th August (All Shifts)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Analysis 2018 | 18th August Shift 1

IBPS RRB Officer Prelims Exam Analysis, 12th August 2018 ( Shift 1)

IBPS RRB Officer Prelims Exam Analysis, 12th August 2018 ( Shift 2)

IBPS RRB Officer Prelims Exam Analysis, 11th August (All Shifts)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Study Plan 2018: Tips to Crack Prelims in 30 days

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Study Plan 2018: Tips to Crack Prelims in 30 days

How to prepare Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Exam 2018

IBPS RRB Office Assistant: Ultimate Package (English)

IBPS RRB ऑफिस असिस्टेंट : अल्टीमेट पैकेज (हिंदी)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I: Ultimate Package (English)

IBPS RRB ऑफिसर स्केल -I: अल्टीमेट पैकेज (हिंदी)

IBPS RRB प्रारंभिक परीक्षा 2018 में 60+ अंक कैसे प्राप्त करें !

Application Process

Candidates can apply online only from 18.06.2019 to 04.07.2019. No other mode of application will be accepted.

How to Apply

  • Candidates are first required to go to the IBPS’s authorised website www.ibps.in
  • Click on the Home Page to open the link “CRP for RRBs” and then click on the appropriate option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP- RRBs-OFFICERS (Scale-I, II and III)” or “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR CRP- RRBs- OFFICE ASSISTANT (Multipurpose)” to open up the On-Line Application Form.
  • Candidates will have to click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” to register their application by entering their basic information in the online application form.
  • After that a provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the Provisional registration number and password. An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and Password will also be sent. They can reopen the saved data using Provisional registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed.
  • Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature (Annexure III).
  • Candidates are advised to carefully fill in the online application themselves as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible/ entertained. Prior to submission of the online application candidates are advised to use the “SAVE AND NEXT” facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required. No change is permitted after clicking on FINAL SUBMIT Button. Visually Impaired candidates are responsible for carefully verifying/ getting the details filled in, in the online application form properly verified and ensuring that the same are correct prior to submission as no change is possible after submission.
    Note: Candidates can apply online only from 24.07.2017 to 14.08.2017 and no other mode of application will be accepted. 

APPLICATION FEE/ INTIMATION CHARGES

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Online payment from 18.06.2019 to 04.07.2019 both dates inclusive)
Officer (Scale I, II & III)
- Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
- Rs.600/- for all others
Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
- Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.
- Rs.600/- for all others
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate.

 

Vacancies

As per the Official notifcation,Total number of vacancies are not mentioned in the official notification of IBPS RRB 2019 Exam, but it is expected to be more than the last year. In 2018, there were 5249 vacancies for Office Assistant and 3312 for Officer Grade – I, the same is expected this year too or may be even more.

Selection Process

There are different selection procedures for different vacancies in IBPS RRB Examination 2018.

Officer Assistant Selection

The post of Office Assistant in Rural Banks is different than an Officer Post. It is a clerk-level post where you are in-charge of documentation, filing etc. Still, IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2018 for Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Post is a 2-Tier Process. There will be a Prelims & Mains Written Examination for the recruitment to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs).

Officer Scale I

The post of Officer Scale I in Rural Banks is different than an Office Assistant. Unlike Assistant, it is more central towards decision making rather than clerical works.IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2018 for Officer Scale I Post is a 3-Tier Process. There will be a Prelims & Mains Written Examination for the recruitment to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs), followed by an Interview.

Officer Scale II (General/ Specialist) & Scale III 

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2018 for both Scale-II & III is a 2-Tier Process. But, unlike the recruitment process for an assistant, there will be a Single Written Examination followed by an Interview for the recruitment to Regional Rural Banks (RRBs).

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria IBPS RRB exam for the recruitment of Officer Scale 1 and Office Assistant includes the following:

1. Age Limit

2. Educational Qualification

3. Language Proficiency

Click here to read more about eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB exam.

Age Limit

Here are all the essential details related to IBPS RRB Notification 2019 that you need to know at the moment.

Age Limit (As on 1 June 2019)

According to the dictates of IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2019, the age limitations vary according to the post a candidate is applying for. The age limitations for IBPS RRB Exam are as follows:

For Officer Scale- III (Senior Manager)- Above 21 years - Below 40 years i.e. candidatesshould not have been born earlier than 03.06.1979 and later than 31.05.1998 (both dates inclusive).
For Officer Scale- II (Manager)- Above 21 years - Below 32 years i.e. candidatesshould not have been born earlier than 03.06.1987 and later than 31.05.1998 (both dates inclusive)
For Officer Scale- I (Assistant Manager)- Above 18 years - Below 30 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1989 and later than 31.05.2001 (both dates inclusive)
For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) - Between 18 years and 28 years i.e. candidates should have not been born earlier than 02.06.1991 and later than 01.06.2001 (both dates inclusive)

Educational Qualification

The candidate must possess a graduate degree from a recognized University or its equivalent. But, the qualification varies a little for each post which we have elaborated below:

IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

  • Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent. Proficiency in the local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s, as well as professional computer skills, are also desirable.
  • No Experience is required for this position.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

  • Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent. Preference will be given to the candidates having a degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy. You must be proficient in the local language as per the norms set by participating RRBs. Computer knowledge or awareness will be desirable.
  • No Experience is required for this position.

Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer

  • Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Preference will be given to the candidates having a degree in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics, and Accountancy.
  • Experience: Two years as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers

  • Information Technology Officer: Degree from a recognized University in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP etc will be desirable. Work Experience- 1 year.
  • Chartered Accountant: Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Work Experience- 1 year.
  • Law Officer: Degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Work Experience- Two years as an advocate or should have worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period not less than two years.
  • Treasury Manager: Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution. Work Experience- 1 year.
  • Marketing Officer: MBA in Marketing from a recognized university. Work Experience- 1 year.
  • Agricultural Officer: Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Work Experience- 2 years.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III

  • Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. Preference will be given to the candidates having Degree/ Diploma in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics, and Accountancy.
  • Experience: Minimum 5 years experience as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions.

Syllabus

IBPS RRB Reasoning Ability Syllabus

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Statement & Conclusion, Argument and Cause & Effect)

IBPS RRB Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

  • Data Interpretation 
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Arithmetic Problems
  • Profit and Loss
  • SI & CI
  • Problem on Ages
  • Work and Time
  • Speed Distance and Time
  • Probability
  • Mensuration
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Average
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Partnership
  • Problems on Boats and Stream,
  • Problems on Trains
  • Mixture and Allegation

IBPS RRB English Language Syllabus

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Word Usage
  • Phrase/Connectors
  • Paragraph related question

IBPS RRB Hindi Language Syllabus

  • Vyakaran
  • Mistakes
  • Samanarthak Shabd
  • Vipritarthak Shabd
  • Gadyansh (Paragraph)
  • Fill in the blanks with suitable words
  • Vartani
  • Vakya
  • Alankar
  • Muhavre
  • Vocabulary

IBPS RRB General Awareness Syllabus

  • Current Affairs (last 6 months)
  • Banking Awareness – Indian Financial System
  • History and Structure of Indian Banking
  • Indian Economy
  • Regulatory bodies – RBI, SEBI, IRDA, PFRDA, FSDC, FMC
  • History/Functions/Roles of RBI
  • Budget Basics
  • Current Union Budget
  • International Organisations/ Financial Institutions
  • Indian Constitution
  • Government Schemes
  • Monetary and Credit Policies
  • Concepts like BASEL
  • Micro Finance
  • Base Rate
  • Negotiable Instruments
  • Credit Rating Agencies
  • Financial Inclusions
  • Teaser Rates
  • GAAR
  • Priority Sector Lending
  • Abbreviations
  • Important Dates
  • Current Bank Rates
  • UNO
  • Marketing
  • Awards & Honours Sports

IBPS RRB Computer Knowledge Syllabus

  • The Internet (Concept, History, Working Environment, Application)
  • History of Computers
  • Hardware
  • Database Management System
  • Communication (Basic Introduction)
  • Operating System
  • Security Tools
  • Viruses
  • Hackers
  • Number System
  • MS Windows and MS Office
  • Networking (LAN & WAN)
  • Shortcut Keys
  • Computer Abbreviations

Exam Pattern

Officer Scales and Office Assistant Post

The most important details regarding IBPS RRB Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme for Prelims Examination are as follows.

Preliminary Examination (objective)*

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

Medium of

Exam

No. of Qs

Maximum

Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

40

Composite time of

45 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

Hindi/English

40

40

 

Total

 

80

80

 

Officer Scale-I

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Qs

Maximum

Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

40

Composite time of

45 minutes

2

Quantitative Aptitude

Hindi/English

40

40

 

Total

 

80

80

 

Candidates (for both posts) have to qualify in both the tests by securing minimum cut-off Adequate number of candidates in each category, depending upon requirements, will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

Main Examination (objective)

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of

Questions

Maximum

Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

 

Composite Time of 2 hours

2

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

3

General Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4 a

English Language

English

40

40

4 b

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Numerical Ability

Hindi/English

40

50

 

Total ::::::

 

200

200

 

Officer Scale-I

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of

Questions

Maximum

Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

 

Composite Time of 2 hours

2

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

3

General Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4 a

English Language

English

40

40

4 b

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Quantitative Aptitude

Hindi/English

40

50

 

Total ::::::

 

200

200

 

Single level Examination (objective)

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Sr.

No.

Name of the Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Qs.

Maximum Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

 

 

Composite Time of 2 hours

2

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4a•

English Language

English

40

40

4b•

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

50

 

TOTAL::::

 

200

200

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Sr.

No.

Name of the Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Qs.

Maximum Marks

Duration

1

Professional Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

40

 

2

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

40

Composite Time of 2 hours and 30 minutes

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4a•

English Language

English

40

20

4b•

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

20

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

6

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

40

 

TOTAL::::

 

240

200

Officer Scale- III

Sr.

No.

Name of the Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Qs.

Maximum Marks

Duration

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

 

Composite Time of 2 hours

2

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4a•

English Language

English

40

40

4b•

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

50

 

TOTAL::::

 

200

200

Candidates can opt either 4 a or 4 b.

Job Profile

The job profile varies under criterias like scale 1,2 & 3 and also on the designation such as PO, SO and Clerk. For example, job profile of IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 includes work like:

Regional Rural Banks (RRBs): Undergoing training period, also referred to as the Probation period of Scale 1 officers. After successful completion of this period, employed candidates are recruited as Assistant Manager in the respective banks.

Daily Activities: The daily task of IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 involves retail banking operations, loan disbursement, monitoring credit portfolio, NPA recovery, audit report preparation etc.

Other Activities: Many a times recruited candidates need to manage single window operations. This would involve activities like checking cash receipts, cash payments/ verification etc.

Key Focus Areas: As an IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Officer, the focus area is mainly on the agricultural and allied fields. The job involves improving the rural economy. For the same reason, and IBPS RRB Scale 1 Officer does regular checks on loan repayment. This is done by the officer to avoid transformation of agriculture loans of their branch into NPA.

All the above tasks have to be done with utter care to avoid any irregularities or frauds.

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Officer Scale 1

Office Assistant

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Cutoff

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Mains Expected Cutoff 2018 (Sectional & Overall)

IBPS RRB PO Mains Cutoff (State-wise)

StateCut Off
Andhra Pradesh 89.31
Bihar 81.69
Chhattisgarh 103.89
Gujarat 86
Haryana 100.63
Himachal Pradesh 99.50
Jammu 91
Jharkhand 92.63
Karnataka 82.75
Kerala 92.75
Madhya Pradesh 97.06
Maharashtra 85.25
Odisha 86.38
Rajasthan 91.38
Tamil Nadu 58.56
Telangana 81.63
Uttar Pradesh 89.69
Uttarakhand 100.13
Assam 83.31
Manipur 59.88
Mizoram 70.25
Nagaland 76.63
Puducherry 65
Punjab 99.81
Tripura 78.69
West Bengal 92.06

FAQs

Q. What posts available under RRB recruitment?

There are two levels of posts available in this recruitment process : Group-“A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group “B” Office Assistants (Multi-purpose). Group “A” posts can be considered as correspondent to Probationary Officer and Office Assistants can be considered as correspondent to a Clerk in PSU Banks.

Q. How many vacancies are there in total?

As per the Official notifcation,Total number of vacancies are not mentioned in the official notification of IBPS RRB 2019 Exam, but it is expected to be more than the last year. In 2018, there were 5249 vacancies for Office Assistant and 3312 for Officer Grade – I, the same is expected this year too or may be even more. Therefore the vacancies mentioned are indicative and not exhaustive. More vacancies are anticipated as communicated by the RRBs. The provisional allotment will be made based on the actual vacancies reported.

Q. Is the exam bilingual?

All the sections except the Hindi and English Language sections are bilingual. However, candidates can opt between Hindi and English language in all the exams.

Q. Is there a sectional cut off?

Yes. Each candidate is required to obtain a minimum score in each section of the Main examinations of IBPS RRB Office Scale-1 and Office Assistant and in single exams of Officer Scale 2 and 3

Q. Will the exam be conducted online or offline (OMR Based)?

Common Written Exam for RRB is being conducted by IBPS in online mode for both Prelims and Mains exams.

Q. Can a candidate apply for both posts: Officers and Office Assistants?

Yes. But the candidates can only apply for one post in the officer’s cadre. That is, if you’re applying for Officer Scale-1, then you can’t apply for Officer Scale – 2 and 3. However, you can apply for both Officer Scale-1 and Office Assistant Exams. The application process is separate and fee is also paid separately for the posts applied.

Q. How to calculate the Percentage?

The percentage marks shall be arrived at by dividing the total marks obtained by the candidate in all the subjects in all semester(s)/year(s) by aggregate maximum marks in all the subjects irrespective of honors/optional/additional optional subject if any. This will be applicable for those Universities also where Class / Grade is decided on basis of Honours marks only. The fraction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 59.99% will be treated as less than 60% and 54.99% will be treated as less than 55%.

Q. What are the guidelines for scanning and uploading documents in the application form?

The guidelines for uploading documents is as follows-

Photograph Image: (4.5cm × 3.5cm)

- Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)

- Size of file should be between 20kb–50 kb

Signature

- The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen.

- Size of file should be between 10kb – 20kb for signature and left thumb impression.

- For handwritten declaration size of the file should be 20kb – 50 kb

- Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20kb or 50 kb (for handwritten declaration)

- Signature / Handwritten declaration in CAPITAL LETTERS shall NOT be accepted.

Q. What is the application fee for RRB 2019 Exam and how can I pay my application fee?

The application fee for RRB 2019 exam is as follows-

Officer (Scale I, II & III)
- Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
- Rs.600/- for all others
Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
- Rs.100/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.
- Rs.600/- for all others
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of fees/ intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate.

All the aspirants can pay the fee online from the platform given while filling the form.

Q. What is the last date to submit fees for the exam?

All the aspirants can submit their fee between 18.06.2019 to 04.07.2019.

Q. When will be the RRB 2019 Exam held?

The dates for the Prelims and Mains RRB exam are as follows-

Online Examination – Preliminary

Officer Scale-I – 03.08.2019, 04.08.2019 and 11.08.2019
Office Assistant- 17.08.2019, 18.08.2019 & 25.08.2019

Online Examination – Main / Single

Officers (I, II & III) – 22.09.2019
Office Assistant - 29.09.2019

Q. If I am from a particular state, can I select a different state to apply?

Yes, you can. If you’re applying for the posts of Officer Scale-1 and Office Assistant, the names of RRBs for giving the order of preference will be available based on the state which you select to apply for. You will however have to select center of exam in that state only.

Q. Can I make changes in the application form after submission?

No. Particulars mentioned in online application will be considered final and no change/modifications will be allowed after submission of the online application form. Hence the application needs to be filled with utmost care.

Q. Who all are the participating RRB's? 

IBPS RRB participating Banks

Sr.

No.

Name of RRBs

Present Head Office

State / UT

Desired Local Language

Proficiency as prescribed by the Participating RRBs

1

Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank

Warangal

Telangana

Telugu

2

Andhra Pragathi Gramin Bank

Kadapa

Andhra Pradesh

Telugu

3

Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank

Naharlagun

(Papumpare)

Arunachal Pradesh

English

4

Aryavart Bank

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi

5

Assam Gramin Vikash Bank

Guwahati

Assam

Assamese, Bengali, Bodo

6

Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank

Murshidabad

West Bengal

Bengali

7

Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank

Bharuch

Gujarat

Gujarati

8

Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin

Bank

Ajmer

Rajasthan

Hindi

9

Baroda Uttar Pradesh Gramin Bank

Raibareilly

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit

10

Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank

Guntur

Andhra Pradesh

Telugu

11

Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank

Raipur

Chhattisgarh

Hindi

12

Dakshin Bihar Gramin Bank

Patna

Bihar

Hindi

13

Ellaquai Dehati Bank

Srinagar

Jammu & Kashmir

Dogri, Kashmiri, Punjabi, Urdu, Gojri,

Pahari, Ladakhi, Balti (Palli), Dardi, Hindi

14

Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank

Mandi

Himachal Pradesh

Hindi

15

J & K Grameen Bank

Jammu

Jammu & Kashmir

Dogri, Kashmiri, Pahari,

Gojri, Punjabi, Ladakhi, Balti (Palli), Dardi

16

Jharkhand Rajya Gramin Bank

Ranchi

Jharkhand

Hindi

17

Karnataka Gramin Bank

Bellary

Karnataka

Kannada

18

Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank

Dharwad

Karnataka

Kannada

19

Kashi Gomti Samyut Gramin Bank

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi

20

Kerala Gramin Bank

Mallapuram

Kerala

Malayalam

21

Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank

Indore

Madhya Pradesh

Hindi

22

Madhyanchal Gramin Bank

Sagar

Madhya Pradesh

Hindi

23

Maharashtra Gramin Bank

Aurangabad

Maharashtra

Marathi

24

Manipur Rural Bank

Imphal

Manipur

Manipuri

25

Meghalaya Rural Bank

Shillong

Meghalaya

Khasi, Garo

26

Mizoram Rural Bank

Aizawl

Mizoram

Mizo

27

Nagaland Rural Bank

Kohima

Nagaland

English

28

Odisha Gramya Bank

Bhubaneshwar

Odisha

Odia

29

Paschim Banga Gramin Bank

Howrah

West Bengal

Bengali

30

Prathama UP Gramin Bank

Moradabad

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi

31

Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank

Puducherry

Puducherry

Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu

32

Punjab Gramin Bank

Kapurthala

Punjab

Punjabi

33

Purvanchal Bank

Gorakhpur

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi

34

Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank

Jodhpur

Rajasthan

Hindi

35

Saptagiri Grameena Bank

Chittor

Andhra Pradesh

Telugu

36

Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank

Rohtak

Haryana

Hindi

37

Saurashtra Gramin Bank

Rajkot

Gujarat

Gujarati

38

Tamil Nadu Grama Bank

Salem

Tamil Nadu

Tamil

39

Telangana Grameena Bank

Hyderabad

Telangana

Telugu, Urdu

40

Tripura Gramin Bank

Agartala

Tripura

Bengali, Kokborak

41

Utkal Grameen Bank

Bolangir

Odisha

Odia

42

Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank

Muzaffarpur

Bihar

Hindi

43

Uttarakhand Gramin Bank

Dehradun

Uttarakhand

Hindi, Sanskrit

44

Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank

Coochbehar

West Bengal

Bengali, Nepali

45

Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank

Nagpur

Maharashtra

Marathi

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