About: IBPS is the acronym of The Institute of Banking Personnel Section. IBPS conducts the RRB CWE (Regional Rural Banks Common Written Test) IBPS RRB conducts 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) will have to register themselves for the IBPS RRB 2019 Common Recruitment Process (CRP for RRBs).
Level: IBPS RRB 2019 is a national level examination.
Frequency: IBPS RRB exam conducts once in a year.
Stages: According to the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis, the exam have two levels - preliminary and mains exams. To get qualified or shortlisted for the Mains exams students have to clear the Preliminary exams.
Officer Scale – I
Banking Officer Scale-II
Agriculture Officer (Grade – II)
Law Officer (Grade – II)
Law Officer (Grade – II)
Chartered Accountant (Grade II)
Officer (Grade III)
IT Officer (Grade II)
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection for Regional Rural Bank
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Group A: Officer Scale I, II & III and Group B: Office Assistants
Mode of examination
Type of examination
1 mark for each question
English and Hindi
Application Form: IBPS RRB 2019 application form will be available from 24th July 2019 until 14th August 2019.
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.
The complete event for the exam is provided in IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Important Dates.
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.
Age Limit: For Officer Scale III, candidates should be between 21 years and 40 years.
For Officer Scale-II, candidates should be between 21 and 32 years.
For Officer Scale - I, the candidates should be in the age group between 18 and 30 years.
For Office assistant, the candidate must be between 18 and 30 years.
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.
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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, Samnarthak 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.
Details: IBPS RRB 2019 syllabus includes Quantitative Aptitude, English language skills, Reasoning Ability, Hindi language skills, Computer knowledge and General knowledge.
To know about the complete list of topics and IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis, visit IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Syllabus
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 exam pattern for the IBPS RRB 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 exams- prelims and the main 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 #yar 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 marks, that sums up to 80 questions with 80 marks for the candidate to attempt on.
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.
Each section has 40 questions.
the Maximum marks for Reasoning are 50, Quantitative Aptitude is 40, General Awareness is 40 marks, English/ Hindi is 40, and Computer Knowledge is 20.
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
Official Website: Candidates need to visit the IBPS RRB official website for downloading the IBPS RRB 2019 Application Form.
Application Form: IBPS RRB 2019 application form is available on the official website from 24th July 2019. The last date to fill the application form is 14th August 2019.
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.
Locations: IBPS RRB 2019 is a national level exam and will be conducted all over India in every town and cities.
Choice of centre: Candidates can choose the IBPS RRB 2019 exam centres as per their preference.
IBPS RRB 2019 Andhra Pradesh Exam Centres - Ananthapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Srikakulam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram, Vishakhapatnam
IBPS RRB 2019 Arunachal Pradesh Exam Centres - Naharlagun, Itanagar
IBPS RRB 2019 Assam Exam Centres - Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur.
IBPS RRB 2019 Bihar Exam Centres - Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
IBPS RRB 2019 Chhattisgarh Exam Centres - Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
IBPS RRB 2019 Gujarat Exam Centres - Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
IBPS RRB 2019 Haryana Exam Centres - Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
IBPS RRB 2019 Himachal Pradesh Exam Centres - Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
IBPS RRB 2019 Jammu & Kashmir Exam Centres - Baramula, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar
IBPS RRB 2019 Jharkand Exam Centres - Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro
IBPS RRB 2019 Karnataka Exam Centres - Belgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi
IBPS RRB 2019 Kerala Exam Centres - Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur
IBPS RRB 2019 Madhya Pradesh Exam Centres - Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
IBPS RRB 2019 Maharashtra Exam Centres - Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
IBPS RRB 2019 Odisha Exam Centres - Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur
IBPS RRB 2019 Tamil Nadu Exam Centres - Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore
IBPS RRB 2019 Uttar Pradesh Exam Centres - Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi
IBPS RRB 2019 West Bengal Exam Centres - Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri
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Details: 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.
Download: Candidates need to visit the IBPS RRB official website for downloading the admit card. Candidates need to enter the registration number and the date of birth as filled in the application form, for download the admit card.
Read more details on IBPS RRB 2019 Exam Admit Card.
Results date: IBPS RRB 2019 results will be updated on the official website once it is announced by the conducting authority.
Enter IBPS RRB Registration number and date of birth to see the results.
The results can be downloaded and saved in the computer for future references.
Details: The IBPS RRB 2019 result will have the names of all the successful candidates who will be invited for the interview.
Find more information about results IBPS RRB 2019 Results.
Q. What are the posts that the freshers be assigned under this recruitment process?
The recruitment process fills the vacancies for the posts of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and Scale Officers (Scale I, II, & III).
Q. When will be the exam conducted?
As per the IBPS RRB office assistant exam analysis, the speculated dates for the Preliminary exams are expected on these dates:
Officer Scale-I – 11.08.2019, 12.08.2019 and 18.08.2019 (if required)
Office Assistant- 19.08.2019, 25.08.2019 & 01.09.2019
The Tentative dates for the main exam are as follows:
Officers (I, II & III) – 30.09.2019
Office Assistant - 07.10.2019
Q. When will the results be declared?
The result of Prelims is tentatively expected to be declared for Officer Scale-I – September 2018
Office Assistant- September 2018
The tentative date for Declaration of Result – Mains For Officers (I, II & III) – 30.09.2018
Office Assistant - 07.10.2018
Q. What are the speculated dates for the provisional allotment?
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?
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?
The vacancies available for IBPS RRB 2019 for the required posts are as follows:
Office Assistant - 5249 vacant posts and for Officer Grade I - 3312 vacant posts.
Q. What is the next round of selection process after the written results are out for ibps rrb 2019?
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 online mode or offline mode?
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?
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?
For Office Assistants(Multipurpose): Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent
(a) Proficiency in the local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s*
(b) Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer.
For Officer Scale-I: 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?
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?
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?
Candidates can start register for the exam from 08.06.2019
Q. I have secured only 55% in my undergraduate program. Am I eligible to appear for the exam?
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?
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?
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%.
Application: IBPS RRB Exam Online Registration start date 24th July 2019 and Last date of IBPS RRB Applications 14th August 2019
Admit Card: IBPS RRB Admit Card Download Date – Preliminary Officer Scale I & Office Assistant – 3rd September 2019
Preliminary Exam: IBPS RRB Officers Preliminary Exam Dates Officer Scale I – 11th August 2019, 12th August2019, 18th August 2019, IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Dates - 19th August 2019, 25th August 2019, 1st September 2019
Results(Preliminary): Result of Online Exam Preliminary Officer Scale I – September 2019 Office Assistant - September 2019
Examination( Main/Single): IBPS RRB MAINS Exam Dates Officers (I, II & III) – 30th September 2019 Office Assistants - 7th October 2019
Results(Main/Single): IBPS RRB Declaration of Result – Main (For Officers Scale I, II and III) - October 2019
Participants must either a:
Citizen of Indian
Citizen of Nepal
Citizen of Bhutan
A Tibetan refugee who migrated to India before 1st January 1962.
Migrated Peoples 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 the intention of permanently settling in India.
Age Criteria for different posts:
Officer Scale I =Candidates should be between 18 – 30 Years (DOB between 03 09 1987 to 30-08-1999)
Officer Scale II =Candidates should be between 21 – 32 Years (DOB between 03 09 1985 to 30-08-1996)
Officer Scale III =Candidates should be between 21 – 40 Years (DOB between 03-09-1977 to 30-08-1996)
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) =Candidates should be between 18 – 28 Years (DOB between 02-09-1989 to 01-09-1999)
Visit the IBPS official website ibps.in
The new candidate has to register themselves
Fill the application form as per the instruction
Upload the pre-scanned photograph and signature
After complete filling of application form, the last step is fee payment
The candidate has to make the fee payment through online or offline mode
IBPS RRB Application Fees
Candidate can download the Admit Card 15 days prior to the exam date. Candidate will be not allowed to enter the examination hall without admit card.
To download the admit card, the candidate should follow the below simple step:
IBPS RRB Preliminary Office Assistant (Multipurpose):
Duration of the Test is 45 minutes and the test has two papers. The total number of questions is 80 and the total marks allotted is 80 marks.
IBPS RRB Preliminary Officer Scale-I:
Duration of the Test is 45 minutes and the test has two papers.The total number of questions is 80 and the total marks allotted is 80 marks.
IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Mains
Duration of the Test is 2 hours and the test has two papers.The total number of questions is 200 and the total marks allotted is 200 marks.
IBPS RRB Reasoning
IBPS RRB Quantitative Aptitude
IBPS RRB General knowledge
IBPS RRB English/Hindi
IBPS RRB Computer
For extensively covering the IBPS RRB Syllabus candidates can refer to IBPS RRB Books, IBPS RRB Sample papers and can appear for IBPS RRB mock tests available on the Web.
For result, follow the step-wise procedure given below;
Candidate should visit the official website ibps.in
Login with the registration number and password
IBPS RRB Result will be displayed on the screen
Download your result
Website: The IBPS RRB 2019 Notifications will be available on the official website if there is any change in the exam schedule, timings
Assesment: The candidates are advised to keep checking the website for Notifications
Exam: The candidate needs to clear the exams, The exam will be in 2 phases
Phase1: Preliminary exam
phase2: Mains exam
Interview: The candidate clearing both the exams will be eligible for the interview process.
When will be the IBPS RRB 2018 Exam is conducted?
Sir, i got 50% in graduation, i am elegible for the IBPS RRB exam ?
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.
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Do we have a separate cut-off for the Interview Round for IBPS RRB Exams?
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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Which all banks participate in recruitments through IBPS RRB?
There is a total of 56 Regional Rural Banks, from various States of India participating in this recruitment process for IBPS RRB.
Can you tell me a bit about IBPS RRB in short?
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.
Which all posts can I apply to under this recruitment?
There are two levels of posts available through IBPS RRB Regional Banks recruitment process:
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.