Exam Date : August 3, 2019 To August 25, 2019

***Common Recruitment Process VII RRB 2019 Notification has been released by the IBPS. Check the IBPS RRB 2019 Notification now***

What is the IBPS RRB Exam?

IBPS stands for The Institute of Banking Personnel Section. IBPS conducts the RRB CWE (Regional Rural Banks Common Written Test) IBPS RRB Exam is conducted every year by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection for the candidates who wish to have a career in any of the Regional Rural Banks (RRB) as Group A Officers (Scale- I, II & III) or Group B- Office Assistants (Multipurpose). They will have to register themselves for the IBPS RRB 2019 Common Recruitment Process (CRP for RRBs).


  • Conducting Authority: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection holds complete authority for IBPS Regional Rural Banks exam.
  • Level: IBPS RRB 2019 is a national level examination.
IBPS RRB Highlights
Elements Details
Exam Name Institute of Banking Personnel Selection for Regional Rural Bank
Conducting Authority Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Exam Level National Level
Recruitment Group A: Officer Scale I, II & III and Group B: Office Assistants
Mode of examination Online
Type of examination Objective type
Marking scheme 1 mark for each question
Paper medium English and Hindi
  • Job profile: IBPS RRB 2019 Exam is conducted for the recruitment of the candidates for the post of clerical functions and also serves as a helping or supporting hand in various functions of the bank. 
  • Frequency: IBPS RRB Exam is conducted once in a year.
  • Stages: According to the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis, the exam has two levels - preliminary and mains exams. To get qualified or shortlisted for the Mains exams students have to clear the Preliminary exams.
  • Mode: IBPS RRB 2019 Exam will be conducted in online mode.


IBPS RRB Exam dates

The IBPS RRB Application Form is released on the official website. Candidates can download their call letters for Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale - I in the month of August. It is speculated that the candidates can download their call letters for Pre-exam Training for Office Assistant in the month of August itself. 

  • Exam Dates: IBPS RRB 2019 Exam is expected to be conducted in the month of September.
  • For the Officer Scale I, II, and III and Office Assistant, the provisional allotment will happen in the month of January 2020.

The various IBPS RRB Important Dates are as follows:

IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Dates
Event  Dates
Registration and Application Form Filling Start and End June 18, 2019 to July 4, 2019 
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) June 18, 2019 to July 4, 2019 
The download of Call letters for online examination – Preliminary July 2019
Online Examination – Preliminary Officer Scale I: 3rd, 4th and 11th August 2019
Office Assistant:17th, 18th and 25th August 2019
Result of the Online exam – Preliminary Officer Scale I: August 2019
Office Assistant: September 2019
The download of Call letter for Online Exam – Main / Single Officer Scale (I, II & III): September 2019 
Office Assistant: September 2019
Online Examination – Main / Single Officers (I, II & III): 22nd September 2019 
Office Assistant: 29th September 2019
The result – Main/ Single (For Officers Scale I, II and III) October 2019 
The download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scale I, II and III) October 2019 
Date of Interview(For Officers Scale I, II and III) November 2019
Provisional Allotment (For Officers Scale I, II and III & Office Assistant) January 2020

IBPS RRB Eligibility

There are major differences between IBPS RRB Officer's eligibility criteria and IBPS RRB Office Assistant eligibility. All candidates should check the IBPS RRB Eligibility criteria for respective posts before applying. Candidates are required to produce the relevant documents for their identity and eligibility pertaining to category, nationality, age, educational qualifications, etc. as indicated in the IBPS RRB Application Form.

Nationality: The candidate must be a

  • Citizen of India/Nepal/Bhutan.
  • A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1962 with an intention to permanently settle in the country. 
  • A Person of Indian Origin(Having PIO Card) who has migrated from  Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with an intention to permanently settle in the country. 

Educational Qualification: As per the IBPS RRB 2019 Eligibility Criteria, candidates must have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized University/ Institution or its equivalent.

Experience: Officer of Scale II require the experience of 1 or 2 years depending upon the profile they are applying for. Officer of Scale III requires the experience of a minimum of 5 years in a Bank or Financial Institution as an Officer.

Age Limit: For Officer Scale III of IBPS RRB, candidates should be between 21 years and 40 years. According to IBPS RRB 2019, candidates aspiring for the post of Officer Scale-II should be between 21 and 32 years.

  • For Officer Scale -III(Senior Manager): The candidates should be in the age group between 21 and 40 years.
  • For Officer Scale-II(Manager): The candidates should be in the age group between 21 and 32 years.
  • For Officer Scale - I(Assistant Manager): The candidates should be in the age group between 18 and 30 years.
  • For Office assistant of IBPS RRB, a candidate must be between 18 and 28 years.
  • Relaxation
    • For those candidates who belong to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe, the age limit is relaxed up to five years.
    • For Other Backward Classes, the age limit is relaxed up to three years.
    • For PWD, the age limit is relaxed up to ten years.
    • A person domiciled in Jammu and Kashmir in the period 1981-89, relaxation is given for 5 years.
    • A Victim of 1984 riot is given a relaxation of 5 years.

IBPS RRB Vacancy

Over 8000 vacancies are released by IBPS for RRB Exam 2019. The vacancy for each post is given below: 

Post Vacancies
Office Assistant 3688
Officer Scale I 3381
Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) 106
Officer Scale-II  (Marketing Officer) 45
Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager)  11
Officer Scale-II (Law) 19
Officer Scale-II (CA) 24
Officer Scale-II (IT) 76
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) 893
Officer Scale III 157
Total 8400

IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus

Candidates must know about IBPS RRB Syllabus, to prepare well for this exam. This syllabus includes IBPS RRB 2019 syllabus includes Quantitative Aptitude, English language skills, Reasoning Ability, Hindi language skills, Computer knowledge and General knowledge. 

  • English Language Topics: Cloze Test, Reading Comprehension, Fill in the blanks, Paragraph Competition, Sentence Correction, Para Jumbles, Miscellaneous, Synonyms, Antonyms, Multiple Meanings, Error Spotting, Double blanks in a sentence, Phrase substitution, Fill in the blanks, Mistakes, Vocabulary
  • Hindi Language Topics: Gadyansh (Paragraph), Vartani, Alankar, Muhavre, Vyakran, Vipritarthak Shabd, Samantha Shabd.
  • General Awareness Syllabus: Current Affairs, Banking Awareness, Budget Basics, Roles of RBI, Micro Finance, Base Rate, Indian Financial System, Current Union Budget, Negotiable Instruments, History and structure of Indian Banking, Current Union Budget, Indian Economy, GAAR and UNO, History of RBI, Marketing, Important Dates and Abbreviation, Government Schemes, Concepts like BASEL, Functions of RBI, Awards and Honors Sports.
  • Computer Knowledge Syllabus: Concept of Internet, History of Computers, Database Management System, Hardware, History and working of Internet, Applications, Computer (Basic Intro), Operating Systems, Security Tools, Viruses, Hackers, Number System, MS Windows and MS Office, Networking, LAN and WAN, Shortcuts, Computer Abbreviations.

IBPS RRB Registration

How to fill the IBPS RRB 2019 Application Form?

  • Step 1: For filling the IBPS RRB application form, visit the official website of IBPS (www.ibps.in.)
  • Step 2: Left Side corner one can find “CWE – RRBs” link and candidates have to choose it.
  • Step 3: Now Click on Common Recruitment Process – Regional Rural Bank
  • Step 4: In next window, candidates will find Click here for New Registration (IBPS RRB apply online).
  • Step 5: Click on the Link for new registration and fill the form:
  • Step 6: Enter your security code and click on the “Save and Next” button.
  • Step 7: A pop will ask you to recheck and confirm the application before final submission.
  • Step 8: Press ok and click on the “Save and Next” button.
  • Step 9: On the second part of the application, candidates need to upload your photo and signature. Click on the link for guidelines for scanning Photograph and signature. Click on the 'save and next' link to jump into the next step for filling other details.
  • Step 10: Final step is to make the payment and take a print of all necessary documents (transaction and application form) for the future.

IBPS RRB Application Form

IBPS RRB 2019 Application Form will be available on the official website of IBPS. Online registration for IBPS RRB Exam will be starting from June 18, 2019.

Application Form Contents: 

  • Sections: The form is divided into three sections. Those are Basic Details, Personal Details, and Contact Details.
  • Details: All the particulars mentioned in the online application include Name of the Candidate, Category, Date of Birth, Post Applied for, Address, Mobile Number, Email ID, Centre of Examination, registration of preferences for participating organizations etc.
  • The candidates are also required to upload scanned images of the specified documents. 
  • Application Fee: The IBPS RRB Application Fee for the candidates who belong to the General category is INR 600/-. The application fee for those who belong to SC/ST/PWD/ Ex-Servicemen is INR 100. Candidates can pay the application form fee through their Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking/ IMPS/ Cash Cards/MobileWallets. Debit cards that are Rupay, visa, MasterCard, and Maestro are accepted.
  • Documents: Necessary documents along with valid Email ID and password to be maintained which will be used in future in various terms of online Registration and payment. Candidates are also required to keep a scanned photo and signature with them according to the guidelines issued by IBPS.
  • ID Proof: Candidates wishing to apply for any post(s) under IBPS RRB, must hold either the aadhaar number (except for the applicants belonging to Assam, Meghalaya and J&K states) before applying for IBPS RRB.

 Documents required to Apply for IBPS RRB Exam

  • Photograph Image: The candidates need to upload the scanned image of their photograph.
    • The photograph should be a recent one and coloured one, with a white background preferably.
    • The face on the photo should be clear.
    • Ensure that the size of the photograph is between 20-50 KB.
    • Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred).
    • The image file should be in JPG or JPEG format.
  • Signature Image: The candidates need to upload the scanned image of their signature.
    • The signature must be taken on a white paper with a black ink pen.
    • An applicant may be disqualified from the examination if the signature does not match with the signature done during the exam.
    • The dimension of the signature should be preferable 140*60 and Size should be between 10 to 20 KB.
  • Left thumb Impression: Scanned copy of the thumb impression need to be uploaded.
    • The Thumb impression should be given on a white paper with Black or Blue Ink.
    • Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred).
    • The size of the scanned image should be in between 20-50 KB.
  • Declaration: The candidate has to write the declaration and upload the scanned image of the following: “I, _______ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.” 
    • The declaration should be written on a white paper with a black pen only.
    • Dimensions  800 x 400 pixels (preferred).
    • The size of the scanned image should be in between 50-100 KB.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

The IBPS RRB 2019 Exam will be conducted in two phases, those are Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. Candidates who will qualify the prelim exam will be selected for the mains exam. To score good marks candidates should know the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern, which is given below. 

  • IBPS RRB Preliminary exam: IBPS RRB 2019 preliminary exam will have 80 marks question and candidates will get 45 minutes to complete the paper. The Exam pattern is set by the Institute of Banking Personnel section (IBPS). 
    • The IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2019 will be the same as that of the previous year question paper. Candidates can download and refer the IBPS RRB Exam model paper from the internet.
    • Duration of the exam is 45 minutes.
    • The Prelims and the Mains exam will be conducted in online mode and the questions are of objective type.
    • Candidates have the option to choose between English and Hindi, as the language medium of the question paper.
    • IBP RRB 2019 has negative marking as well. If a candidate attempts a question and the answer is not correct he/she would be reduced with 0.25 marks for that particular question.
    • There are two sections - Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. Both the sections have 40 questions for the candidates to answer.
    • Each question carries 1 mark, that sums up to 80 questions which have a total 80 marks for the candidate to attempt.
  • IBPS RRB Mains Exam: IBPS RRB 2019 Mains exam will have 200 marks question and candidates will get 2 hours to complete the paper. The Exam pattern is set by the Institute of Banking Personnel section (IBPS).
    • The exam duration for the IBPS RRB Mains (Office Assistant) is two hours, that is 120 minutes.
    • There will be a total of five sections: Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Hindi/English, Computer Knowledge.
    • The Maximum marks for Reasoning are 40, Quantitative Aptitude is 40, General Awareness is 40 marks, English/ Hindi is 40, and Computer Knowledge is 40.
    • Candidates will get 2 hours to complete the IBPS RRB 2019 Mains Exam paper for a total of 200 marks.

Most of the bank exam question papers with answers are available online for candidates for the purpose of practice. To know about the details with respect to the interview and its evaluation, visit IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Pattern section.

 IBPS RRB Exam Admit Card

The IBPS RRB 2019 Admit card will be available on the official website once it is released by the conducting authority. The admit card will have all the details about the examination date, timing and the venue as per the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis. The admit card will be considered as IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Hall Ticket.

  • Contents: The IBPS RRB 2019 Hall Ticket will carry below-listed information.
    • Candidates name
    • IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Roll No
    • Exam date and Time
    • IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Venue
    • Subject details
    • Photo
    • Signature

How to download IBPS RRB Admit Card?

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of IBPS at www.ibps.in.
  • Step 2: On the homepage of the website, Click on "CWE RRBs".
  • Step 3: Now Select “Common Written Examination – Regional Rural Banks[Phase]”. 
  • Step 4: Submit required details Roll No. and Password (DOB), to generate Online Admit card.
  • Step 5: The IBPS RRB Exam Admit Card for Assistant / Officers will appear on the screen.
  • Step 6: Download it and print a hard copy to show in the exam hall.

IBPS RRB Exam Centres

IBPS RRB 2019 is a national level exam and will be conducted all over India covering almost all towns and cities. It is speculated that the exam will be conducted in 28 states across the country. Candidates can choose the IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Centres as per their preference. There will be different centres for Prelims and mains exam. The various centres for both Prelims and Mains exam are as follows:

IBPS RRB Exam Centre
Sr.No. State Preliminary Exam Center Main Exam Center
1 Andhra Pradesh Ananthapur, Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada
2 Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
3 Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
4 Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea,Samastipur
5 Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
6 Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar
7 Haryana Ambala, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra,Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Karnal, Kuruksehtra
8 Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Baddi, Hamirpur, Shimla, Solan
9 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
10 Jharkhand Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
11 Karnataka Bangalore, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bangalore, Belgaum, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya,Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi
12 Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthpuram
13 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur
14 Maharashtra  Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, AurangabadMumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai Nagpur, Pune
15 Manipur Imphal Imphal
16 Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
17 Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
18 Nagaland Kohima Kohima
19 Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar,Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar, Rourkela,Sambalpur
20 Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
21 Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, , Sangrur Jalandhar, Mohali, Patiala
22 Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota,Sikar, Udaipur Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur
23 Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Nagercoil,Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madhurai,Thiruchirapalli, Coimbatore, Tirunelvelli 
24 Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal   Hyderabad, Karimnagar
25 Tripura   Agartala  Agartala 
26 Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad,Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi  Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow 
27 Uttarakhand  Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee Dehradun 
28 West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri  Greater Kolkata, Siliguri 

Documents required at the Exam Centre

The applicant must take the following documents to the exam centre:

  • IBPS RRB Admit card
  • A valid Photo ID card

IBPS RRB Results

IBPS RRB 2019 Results will be updated on the official website once it is announced by the conducting authority. Registration number and date of birth will be required to see the IBPS RRB Results. The IBPS will not disclose any result separately. The IBPS RRB 2019 Results will have the names of all the successful candidates who will be invited for the interview.

How to Download IBPS RRB Result?

The candidate needs to follow the given steps in order to download the Result.

  • Step 1: To download IBPS RRB 2019 Results, candidates need to visit the official website at www.ibps.in and click on the notification.
  • Step 2: A window will open where candidates have to click on the "List of candidates provisionally allotted" based on the officer scale.
  • Step 3: Once the candidates click on the relevant link, a new window will open with a pdf document where candidates can see the number of selected candidates.
  • Step 4: Candidates can find them on the list by using a shortcut. Press Ctrl+F and type your IBPS RRB 2019 Roll Number to find candidates name on the list.


IBPS will declare IBPS RRB 2019 cutoff marks after conducting the exam. The cutoff marks are different for different state and different category. Candidates who surplus the cutoff marks will be called for the interview, conducted by IBPS.

  • Factors: IBPS will prepare IBPS RRB 2019 Cutoff Marks based on various parameters, those are
    • The total number of Registered Candidates.
    • The maximum and minimum marks scored by the candidates.
    • The level of difficulty of the exam.
    • Total Vacancy
    • Previous years' Cut-offs.
  • IBPS RRB 2019 Cutoff Marks: Category wise cutoff marks are listed below. The marks vary state to state. To know state-wise cutoff marks, visit our Cutoff section.
IBPS RRB 2019 Cutoff
Category Cutoff Marks
SC 29.10 - 47.18
ST 26.80 - 44.75
OBC 30.78 - 51.55
General 37.15 - 54.35

IBPS RRB Recruitment

IBPS conducting IBPS RRB 2019 Exam to offer jobs in various posts into all the scheduled public banks (without SBI). The final selection process for IBPS RRB is the interview, which will be conducted by IBPS. IBPS RRB 2019 Selection is made for the following posts:

  • Office Assistant
  • Marketing Manager
  • Treasury Manager
  • Officer Scale – I
  • Banking Officer Scale-II
  • Agriculture Officer (Grade – II)
  • Law Officer (Grade – II)
  • Chartered Accountant (Grade II)
  • Officer (Grade III)
  • IT Officer (Grade II)

IBPS RRB Selection Process

Recruitment Process for Office Assistant(Multipurpose)

The selection process for Office Assitant consists of a mainly a 3-stage process:

  • Phase 1: Preliminary Exam: This is the primary exam, where all the candidates need to clear the cutoff decided by the IBPS.
  • Phase 2: Mains Exam: Candidates who will cross the minimum cutoff marks of IBPS RRB Preliminary Exam, will be qualified for Mains Exam. Like Prelims, in this exam also the candidates are required to clear the cutoff specified by the IBPS.
  • Language Proficiency test: The candidates qualifying the Mains exam are then to appear for Language proficiency test. The candidates who had studied the local language in their school, are not required to give this exam. This will be of qualifying in nature. They just have to submit their 8th class mark sheets showing that the candidate has passed that particular subject.
  • Finally, a merit list will be prepared solely on the basis of marks obtained in their Mains Exam.

Recruitment Process for Officers

Recruitment Process for all the officer posts are the same but in the selection of Scale II and Scale III, there will be only one exam. The process is as follows:

  • Phase 1: Preliminary Exam: This is the primary exam, where all the candidates have to attend.
  • Phase 2: Mains Exam: Candidates who will cross the minimum cutoff marks of IBPS RRB Preliminary Exam, will be qualified for Mains Exam.
  • Phase 3: Interview: Candidates who will score minimum cumulative cutoff marks in above two exams, will be qualified for the Interview session.
  • Language Proficiency test: The candidates qualifying the Mains exam are then to appear for Language proficiency test. The candidates who had studied the local language in their school, are not required to give this exam. This will be of qualifying in nature. They just have to submit their 8th class mark sheets showing that the candidate has passed that particular subject.
  • Selection: A merit list will be prepared, and candidates whose name is there in the merit list will be given the call letter.

How to Prepare for IBPS RRB?

The first thing to clear any exam is to have a detailed understanding of the syllabus for the exam, which will help the candidate in planning the whole preparation schedule. Secondly, the competition is very high in this exam, so scoring good marks will ensure a position in the merit list. For this, the candidate should practice the aptitude and reasoning questions continuously.

For English and General/Banking awareness, the candidate should regularly read the newspapers especially sections related to economic news. Moreover, the candidate can refer to the Previous year papers, sample papers and the following Reference books.

IBPS RRB Reference Books

The following books can be used for the preparation of IBPS RRB Exam:

  • IBPS RRBGuide & Practice Paper (Hindi)Office Assistant Combo by GKP Publication
  • IBPS-RRB (CWE)Guide For OfficerScale 1, 2 & 3 by Disha Publication
  • Objective Arithmetic by Rajesh Verma
  • Quantum CAT by Sarvesh K Verma
  • A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (Revised Edition) by R S Aggarwal
  • Verbal Reasoning by M K Pandey

IBPS RRB Coaching Centre

Various coaching centres are there all over the country for IBPS RRB. The centres in a few metro cities are as follows:

IBPS RRB Coaching Centre in Delhi 

  • BST Competitive Classes
  • Aim & Achieve
  • Career Solutions Pvt Ltd

IBPS RRB Coaching Centre in Bengaluru

  • Race Coaching Academy
  • Competition Forum
  • Spoorthi Institute

IBPS RRB Coaching Centre in Kolkata

  • Eastern India Competitive Classes
  • Ambition Guru
  • Job Academy

IBPS RRB Coaching Centre in Mumbai

  • Success Forum
  • Focus Classes
  • Manoeuvre


Particular  Amount
Office Assistant Asst. Manager
Basic Pay 13075 23700
D. A. 6336 10807
H.R.A 1042 1659
Special Pay 820 -
SPL ALL 1014 838
SPL DA 462 1836
Total Salary 23414 38840


Q. What are the posts that the freshers be assigned under this recruitment process?

Ans. The recruitment process fills the vacancies for the posts of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and Scale Officer Scale I.

Q. When will be the exam conducted?

Ans. As per the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis, the speculated dates for the exams are expected on these dates:

The dates for the preliminary exam are as follows: 

Officer Scale-I – 03.08.2019, 4.08.2019 and 11.08.2019 (if required)

Office Assistant-  17.08.2019, 18.08.2019 & 25.08.2019

The dates for the main exam are as follows:

Officers (I, II & III) – 22.09.2019

Office Assistant - 29.10.2019 

Q. When will the results be declared?

Ans. The result of Prelims is tentatively expected to be declared for Officer Scale-I on September 2019 and for Office Assistant on September 2019. The result of Prelims is tentatively expected to be declared for Officers (I, II & III) on 30.09.2019 and for Office Assistant on 07.10.2019

Q. What are the speculated dates for the provisional allotment?

Ans. It is speculated that the dates for the provisional allotment will be somewhere in the month of January 2020.

Q. Are there any major changes in the exam pattern or the syllabus for IBPS RRB 2019?

Ans. No, the exam pattern and syllabus remains the same for IBPS RRB 2019 according to the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis.

Q. How many candidates will be recruited and what are the vacancies available?

Ans. The vacancies available for IBPS RRB 2019 for the required posts are as follows: 

For Office Assistant - 3688 vacant posts

For Officer Grade I - 4712 vacant posts.

Q. What is the next round of selection process after the written results are out for IBPS RRB 2019?

Ans. Once the results are out, the candidates will be invited for a personal interview which is the next round of selection process in IBPS RRB 2019. It is to be noted that the interview is only for the candidates applied for the post of Officers Grade - I. There will not be any interviews for the candidates who applied for Office Assistant. 

Q. What is the mode of the exam for IBPS RRB 2019? Is it an online mode or offline mode?

Ans. The Common Written Exam conducted by the IBPS is an online mode examination. This remains the same for both Prelims and Main exams. 

Q. Is there any age criteria to apply for this common written exam?

Ans. The conduction authority has set certain standards as the eligibility criteria for the candidate to appear for the exam. The following is the age criteria:

For Officer Scale- I (Assistant Manager)- The candidate should be between 18 and 30 years. 

For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) - To be eligible for this post, the candidate should be between 18 years and 28 years.

Q. What are the educational requirements for IBPS RRB 2019?

Ans. For Office Assistants(Multipurpose): Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent

Proficiency in the local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s*

Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer. 

For Officer Scale-I: Bachelor’s 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.  Proficiency in the local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s. Desirable working knowledge of Computer

Q. I am a student and appeared for the final year graduation exams. Can I apply for IBPS RRB 2019 before my results are declared?

Ans. It is important that the educational qualifications mentioned should be from a University/ Institution/ Board recognized by the Indian Government and approved by the Government Regulatory bodies. You can apply for the exam but the results should have been declared on or before 02.07.2019.

Q. What is the Application Fee for IBPS RRB 20199?

Ans. The IBPS RRB 2019 Application Fee are as follows:

Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

Rs. 600 /- for all others

Q. When will the registration start for IBPS RRB 2019?

Ans. Candidates can start register for the exam from June 18, 2019.

Q. I have secured only 55% in my undergraduate program. Am I eligible to appear for the exam?

Ans. Yes, you can register and apply for the IBPS RRB 2019 as there is no percentage criterion. The candidate has to be a graduate.

Q. I am 19 years old. Am I eligible to write the exam?

Ans. Yes, you are eligible as you fall under the age criteria set the conducting authority. Candidates who are lesser than 18 years old will not be allowed to write the exam.

Q. How to calculate the Percentage?

Ans. The percentage shall be arrived at by calculating the total marks secured in all the subjects in all the semesters divided by the aggregate of the maximum marks. It includes the honors/optional/additional optional subject. With the figure arrived, the candidate has to multiply the number by 100 which gives the candidate with the percentage acquired in the discipline. The fraction of percentage so arrived will be ignored i.e. 89.99% will be treated as 90% and 56.99% will be treated as less than 57%.


The IBPS RRB Notification was released on 15 June 2019, the form filling has started from 18 June 2019 and the portal will remain open till 4th of July 2019.

Discussion Forum

Exam Dates

When will be the IBPS RRB 2018 Exam is conducted?

Asked By: Shallu Jha,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Shalu,

IBPS RRB 2018 online preliminary exam is conducted on:

  • Officer Scale I – September 09, 10 & 16, 2018 (If required)

  • Office Assistant - September 17, 23 & 24, 2018 (If required)

Click here to check other important dates of IBPS RRB exam.


Sir, i got 50% in graduation, i am elegible for the IBPS RRB exam ?

Asked By: Ankur Patidra,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Ankur,

Educational Qualification criteria are different for each IBPS RRB Post category. The required education qualification should be a degree from a University/Institution/Board recognized by Govt. of India/approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies and the result should have been declared on or before the date of application.

Click here to read other eligibility criteria.

Good Luck.

A separate cut-off for the Interview Round for IBPS RRB Exams?

Do we have a separate cut-off for the Interview Round for IBPS RRB Exams?

Asked By: Ramani T,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Yes, Interview Round too has a separate weightage with the total score of 100 after the IBPS RRB.

In this round, the language proficiency of the candidate is also judged. The ratio of CWE and interviews is 70:30. The final scores gained at the CWE by a candidate and the IBPS RRB Interview cut off helps the concerned banks to finally select the candidates.

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Banks participating in recruitments through IBPS RRB

Which all banks participate in recruitments through IBPS RRB?

Asked By: Dhanya Vijay,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There is a total of 56 Regional Rural Banks, from various States of India participating in this recruitment process for IBPS RRB.

IBPS RRB in short

Can you tell me a bit about IBPS RRB in short?

Asked By: Alex Jacob,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There are multiple positions to be filled through IBPS RRB Exam such as Officer Scale-I, Scale-II & Scale-III.There are also specialist officer positions like I.T.

There are also specialist officer positions like I.T. Officer, Chartered Accountant, Law Officer, Agriculture Officer, Marketing Officer.

In clerical cadre, Office Assistant positions are also being recruited.

The date of examination for this recruitment will be announced on their Official Website.

Available posts through IBPS RRB Regional Banks

Which all posts can I apply to under this recruitment?

Asked By: Simran Kaur,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There are two levels of posts available through IBPS RRB Regional Banks recruitment process:

  • Group-“A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III)
  • Group “B” Office Assistants (Multipurpose).

Group “A” posts can be considered as the correspondent to Probationary Officer and Office Assistants can be considered as the correspondent to a Clerk in PSU Banks.