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Latest Update

November 04, 2020

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released IBPS RRB 2020 Mains exam date. IBPS RRB Main exam for Officer Scale 1 is scheduled on January 30, 2021 & Office Assistant exam will be conducted on February 20, 2021.

 

Click Here to read the official notice.

 

October 05, 2020

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II & Scale III admit card for the exam scheduled on October 18, 2020. 

Click Here to download the IBPS RRB Officer Scale II & III admit card.


Download IBPS RRB Officer Scale II & III Handout PDF - English
Download IBPS RRB Officer Scale II & III Handout PDF - Hindi

 

October 01, 2020
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has postponed the IBPS RRB Mains Exam for IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Scale 1 posts. The revised exam dates will be announced in the upcoming days. However, the IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II & III exams will be released as per the schedule that is on October 18, 2020.

Click Here to read the official notification. 
September 11, 2020
 

IBPS has released the IBPS RRB Office Assistant admit card for prelims exam scheduled on September 19, 20 & 26, 2020.
Click Here to download the IBPS RRB Prelims Office Assistant admit card.
September 8, 2020

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection or IBPS has withdrawn the notice that it released regarding not conducting the IBPS RRB Prelims exam on 12th and 13th September. IBPS has released the admit cards for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Preliminary examination and is conducting the exam on 12th and 13th September as per the previous schedule.

Click Here To Download IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Admit Card 

 

August 10, 2020

IBPS has released the IBPS RRB exam dates for Prelims and Mains exam of IBPS RRB Office Assistant & Officer Scale 1 posts. Besides that, the Officer Scale-II & III exam dates are also announced.

Click Here to read the official notification on IBPS RRB exam dates.

 

June 30, 2020
Institute of Banking Selection Personnel has released the IBPS RRB Recruitment Notification on the official website. A total of around 9698 vacancies announced for Office Assistant and Officer Scale (I, II, III).

Click here to download the IBPS RRB 2020 Recruitment Notification

 

25th October 2019

IBPS has released the IBPS RRB Officer Scale I, II, III Result on the official website. 

Click Here to check your IBPS RRB Officer Scale I, II, III, result.

 

16th September 2019

IBPS RRB Scale I  Prelims Result OUT!

IBPS has released the result of RRB Scale I prelims result. Candidates who have appeared in this examination can check their result by clicking on the link given below.

Result

26th July 2019

IBPS RRB-VIII Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Admit Card Out! 

IBPS RRB has released the admit card for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Prelims Exam. Candidates can download the admit card from now. 

Downlod IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) admit card 2019

19th July 2019

IBPS RRB-VIII Officer Scale-I(PO)Admit Card Out!

IBPS RRB has released the admit card for the post of Officer Scale-I Prelims Exam. Candidates can download the admit card from now. Click Here

 

19th June 2019

IBPS RRB Apply Link-

Apply Online for IBPS RRB-VIII Office Assistant (Clerk)

Apply Online for IBPS RRB-VIII Officer Scale-I (PO)

Apply Online for IBPS RRB-VIII Officer Scale-II and III

 

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.

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About Exam

IBPS Regional Rural Bank (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. IBPS RRB exam is conducted to recruit candidates for the post of Office Assistants and Officers. Furthermore, they are Officer post is subcategorized into Officer Scale 1, Scale 2, Scale 3;  I.T. Officer, Chartered Accountant, Law Officer, Agriculture Officer, Marketing Officer, etc.

Exam Dates/Notifications

Activity

Dates

On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by

candidates

July 01 to 21, 2020

Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online)

July 21, 2020

Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training 

August 12, 2020

Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 

August 24 to 29, 2020

IBPS RRB Prelims Call Letter Download for Officer Scale 1

September 08, 2020

IBPS RRB Prelims Call Letter Download for Office Assistant 

September 11, 2020

Online Examination – Preliminary (Officer Scale 1)

September 12, 13, 2020

Online Examination – Preliminary (Office Assistant)

September 19, 20, 26, 2020

Result of Online exam – Preliminary

November 2020 (Tentative)

Download of Call letter for Online Single-stage exam

October 05, 2020

Online Examination – Single Exam (Officer Scale-II & III)

October 18, 2020

Download of Call letter for online Mains exam (Officer Scale 1)

January 2021

Online Examination - Mains (Officer Scale 1)

January 30, 2021

Download of Call letter for online Mains exam (Office Assistant)

February 2021

Online Examination - Mains (Office Assistant)

February 20, 2021

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

To Be Notified

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

To Be Notified

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

To Be Notified

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

(Multipurpose))

To Be Notified

Study Plan

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Application Process

Candidates can apply online only from July 01 to 21. 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.
  • 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 01.07.2020 to 21.07.2020 and no other mode of application will be accepted. 

APPLICATION FEE/ INTIMATION CHARGES

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges 
Officer (Scale I, II & III)
- Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
- Rs.850/- for all others
Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
- Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.
- Rs.850/- 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 notification, a total of around 9698 vacancies are released for IBPS RRB 2020 recruitment. Around 4682 vacancies for Office Assistant and 3800 for Officer Scale I is released. Check the post-wise IBPS RRB vacancies from the table below.

 

Name of Post Tentative Vacancies
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 4682
Officer Scale I 3800
Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) 100
Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer) 08
Officer Scale-II (Treasury Officer)  03
Officer Scale-II (Law)  26
Officer Scale-II (CA) 26
Officer Scale-II (IT)  59
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) 838
Officer Scale III  156
Total 9698

Selection Process

There are different selection procedures for different vacancies in IBPS RRB Examination 2020.

Officer Assistant Selection

The post of Officer 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 2020 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 2020 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 2020 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 2020 that you need to know at the moment.

Age Limit (As on July 01, 2020)

According to the dictates of IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2020, 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. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1980 and later than 30.06.1999 (both dates inclusive).
For Officer Scale- II (Manager)- Above 21 years - Below 32 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1988 and later than 30.06.1999 (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 03.07.1990 and later than 30.06.2002 (both dates inclusive)
For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) - Between 18 years and 28 years i.e. candidates should have not been born earlier than 02.07.1992 and later than 01.07.2002 (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.

Click below to find out more about job profile of:

Officer Scale 1

Office Assistant

Result

IBPS RRB Result is released separately for each stage of the exam. The result date is yet to be announced by the officials. We will update the result date once released officially.

Cutoff

The IBPS RRB cutoff score is released separately for each stage of the exam. The IBPS RRB cutoff is the minimum marks which candidates will have to score in order to qualify the exam. As the IBPS RRB 2020 cutoff is yet to be released, check the previous year cutoff scores from the table below.

 

IBPS RRB 2019 Office Assistant Cutoff - Prelims

State Name

Cut off

Andhra Pradesh

71.5

Assam

64.75

Bihar

74.25

Chhattisgarh

75.5

Gujarat

63.25

Haryana

76

Himachal Pradesh

71

Jammu & Kashmir

-

Jharkhand

58.5

Karnataka

65.25

Kerala

75

Madhya Pradesh

68.25

Maharashtra

69.25

Odisha

73.75

Punjab

77.5

Rajasthan

75.25

Tamil Nadu

68

Telangana

68.5

Tripura

71.25

Uttar Pradesh

74

Uttarakhand

76.75

West Bengal

74.75

IBPS RRB 2019 Officer Scale 1 Cutoff - Prelims

State Name

Cut off

Andhra Pradesh

58.5

Assam

41.5

Bihar

58

Chhattisgarh

55.5

Gujarat

43.5

Haryana

64.5

Himachal Pradesh

59.75

Jammu & Kashmir

55.25

Jharkhand

59.5

Karnataka

46.25

Kerala

61

Madhya Pradesh

54.7

Maharashtra

56

Punjab

63.5

Odisha

55.75

Rajasthan

58.5

Tamil Nadu

55.25

Telangana

54

Uttar Pradesh

58.75

Uttarakhand

65

West Bengal

55.25

West Bengal

74.75

IBPS RRB 2019 Officer Scale 1 Mains Cutoff

States

Cut-off

Arunachal Pradesh

66.56

Andhra Pradesh

79.81

Bihar

86.25

Chhattisgarh

84.94

Gujarat

55.19

Haryana

92.19

Himachal Pradesh

91.06

Jammu & Kashmir

93.88

Jharkhand

91.13

Karnataka

57.44

Kerala

95.69

Madhya Pradesh

82.56

Maharashtra

54.75

Manipur

68.63

Meghalaya

63.94

Mizoram

92.94

Nagaland

NA

Odisha

80.13

Puducherry

91.19

Punjab

99.19

Rajasthan

88.69

Tamil Nadu

86

Telangana

71.56

Tripura

60.44

Uttar Pradesh

87.81

Uttarakhand

102.81

West Bengal

87.44

Assam

74.56



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 notification, a total of around 9698 vacancies are released for the post of Office Assistant, Officer Scale I, II & III

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 the 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 20-50 kb for left thumb impression.

- For handwritten declaration size of the file should be 50kb – 100 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 IBPS RRB Exam and how can I pay my application fee?

The application fee for IBPS RRB 2020 exam is as follows-

Officer (Scale I, II & III)
- Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
- Rs.850/- for all others
Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
- Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.
- Rs.850/- 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 July 01 to 21, 2020

Q. When will be the RRB 2020 Exam held?

The dates for the Prelims and Mains RRB exam are yet to be announced. Check the tentative dates given below.

Online Examination – Preliminary

Officer Scale-I – September/October 2020
Office Assistant-September/October 2020

Online Examination – Main / Single

Officers (I, II & III) – October/ November 2020
Office Assistant - October/ November 2020

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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