IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019:- Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is all set to start the Recruitment process for Regional Rural Bank. Through IBPS RRB Recruitment, IBPS will hire for both Officer and Assistant posts.

  • Every year, IBPS conducts Examination in order to recruit eligible candidates for officers & Assistants posts.
  • The online application process started on 18th June 2019. Read our post on IBPS RRB Application Form 2019.
  • Official IBPS RRB Notification was released on June 14, 2019.
  • One can apply for both Assistant & Officer Position in the ongoing Recruitment.
  • If you are interested in applying for both Assistant & Officer Position then you will need to fill the form separately.
  • Candidates can not apply for 2 Officer Positions. You can apply to Only 1 Officer cadre from Officer Scale 1, Officer Scale 2 & Officer Scale 3.

Highlights - IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019

Exam Name IBPS RRB
Conducting Body Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Or IBPS
Official Website www.ibps.in
Mode of Application Online
Vacancy 8561
Recruitment Process Prelims & Mains (May differ for different Posts)
Online Application Start Date June 18, 2019 - July 04, 2019
Online Application End Date July 04, 2019

The IBPS has announced the Exam Dates for various posts and is going to begin it's hiring process soon. Online Application and registration started on 18th JUne 2019. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is going to announce the Application dates and the Vacancies for Recruitment 2019.

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019

The Recruitment process is all set to begin for 2019. Make sure you go through the important Recruitment notifications. The examination is set to recruit for the position of Officer Scale (1,2,3) & Assistant.

IBPS RRB Exam Dates

The important exam dates for the upcoming Recruitment are mentioned in the table below. Although these dates have been released, IBPS has not notified when the Online Application will begin. The expected Online Application Start date is by the end of June 2019.

Exam Dates
Online Application Start Date 18th June 2019
Online Application End Date 4th July 2019
Officer Scale 1 (PRELIMS) 3rd August & 4th August 2019
Assistant (PRELIMS) 11th, 18th & 25th August 2019
Officer Scale-II & III (Only 1 Exam) 22nd September 2019
Officer Scale 1 (Mains) 22nd September 2019
Assistant (Mains) 29th September 2019

IBPS RRB Application Form

The Online Application process is currently active. WE have updated this post withIBPS RRB Application Form as it is available online, we have updated this page and the direct link to download is provided

Application Fee

The Application Fee for all posts is as follows -

Post SC/ST/PWD/EX-Servicemen General
 Officer ( Scale 1, 2 & 3) Rs 100/- Rs 600/-
Assistant Rs 100/- Rs 600/-

IBPS RRB Vacancy

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection declared the vacancy for 2019. Not a lot of changes are expected from the vacancies announced in 2018. Following Vacancies were declared in 2019;

Posts Vacancies
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 3674
Officer Scale -I 3352
Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) 106
Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer) 45
Officer Scale-II (Treasury Officer) 11
Officer Scale-II (Law) 18
Officer Scale-II (CA) 24
Officer Scale-II (IT) 75
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) 893
Officer Scale – III 156
Total 8354

IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 

Job seekers who are intended to apply IBPS RRB REcruitment 2019 can check their eligibility from the below.

Nationality

Citizens with the following Nationality Status:- Indian/ a subject of Nepal/ Bhutan/a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India. 

Citizens with the following Nationality Status:- a person of Indian origin 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 the intention of permanently settling in India, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Language

Candidates applying for the post of Office Assistant in any particular RRB are required to possess proficiency in the local language of the State/ UT in which the RRB is situated to be eligible for interview.

Educational Qualification

Before Applying to any of the posts, make sure to check whether you meet the educational Qualification for that post. The following Table has the required Educational Eligibility for IBPS RRB. Before Applying to any of the posts, make sure to check whether you meet the educational Qualification for that post. 

Posts

Educational Qualification

Assistant

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent (a) Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s* (b) Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer.

Officer Scale 1

(a) 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, etc.

(b) Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy; Desirable: working knowledge of Computer.

Officer Scale 2

(a) Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

(b) 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.

(c) 2 Years’ Experience as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.

Information Technology Officer

(a) Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology or it's equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

(b) Desirable: Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP, etc.

(c) 1 Year experience in the respective field Chartered Accountant Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. & 1 Year experience as a Charted Accountant.

Law Officer

(a) Degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

(b) 2 Years as an advocate or should have worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period of not less than two years

Treasury Manager

(a) Chartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution.

(b) 1 Year experience in the respective field

Marketing Officer

(a) MBA in Marketing from a recognized university.

(b) 1 Year experience in the respective field

Agricultural Officer

(a) Bachelor’s 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.

(b) 2 Years’ experience in the respective field.

Officer Scale 3

(a)Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

(b)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 Co-operation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.

(c) 5 Years as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions.

Age Limit

The Age Eligibility for applying to IBPS RRB is different for each post. Check the following Table to see if you are eligible for the post you wish to apply.

Posts Age Limit
Assistant 18 to 28 years
Officer Scale 1 18 to 30 years
Officer Scale 2 18 to 32 years
Officer Scale 3 21 to 40 years

Age Relaxation

The Following categories are subject to Age Relaxation as given in the table below.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years
Ex-Servicemen Total Period of service rendered in the defense forces should be more than 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
Widows, Divorced women & women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried 9 years

If you are looking to apply for the IBPS RRB examination then read on to know about the IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria for the examination

IBPS RRB Selection Process

Selection Process varies for Officer and Office Assistant posts. Below, we have mentioned Post-wise selection process for IBPS RRB 2019 IBPS RRB Office Assistant: The Selection process for Office Assistant Scale I is two-tier and comprises Prelims and Mains. Selection Process for Office Assistant Comprises of the following phases:

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I: It comprises a three-tier selection process for Officer Scale I and comprises Prelims, Mains and GD/Interview. The selection process for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I involves the following phases

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Group Exercise and Interview

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II, Scale-III: There will be a Single level Exam for IBPS RRB Officer Scale II and Scale III. This applies to General Banking Officer and Specialist cadre Officer in Scale II. Even Officer Scale III are eligible for the Single Level exam only.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2019

The Exam Pattern will help you understand the structure of the paper. Know, the marks allotted to every section and what should be your focus for the exam?Assistant Exam Pattern for Prelims & Mains The examination for the post of Assistant will be conducted in 2 stages:-

  1. Prelims
  2. Mains

This Table shows the Exam Pattern for Prelims;

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 The Total Time for the Exam – 45 Minutes
Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

The following Table shows the Exam Pattern for Mains;

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 Total Time for Mains- 2 Hours
General Awareness 40 40
Numerical Ability 40 50
English/Hindi Language Paper 40 40
Computer Knowledge Test 40 40
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Officer Exam Pattern for Prelims & Mains The examination for the post of Officer will be conducted in 3 stages:-

  1. Prelims
  2. Mains
  3. Interview

This Table shows the Exam Pattern for Prelims;

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 The Total Time for the Exam – 45 Minutes
Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

Officer Exam Pattern for Mains;

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 Total Time for Mains- 2 Hours
General Awareness 40 40
Numerical Ability 40 50
English/Hindi Language Paper 40 40
Computer Knowledge Test 40 40
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Syllabus

The Syllabus for the Post of Officer & Assistant is the same Except for an additional section of Professional Knowledge for Specialist Officer Grade 2 IBPS RRB Reasoning Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Section Topics
Odd One out Analogy
Syllogism Coding-Decoding
Blood Relation Alphabet Test
Sitting Arrangements Number
Ranking and Time Causes and Effects
Direction Sense Test Series Test
Decision Making Statement and Assumption
Figure Series Assertion and Reason
Statement and Conclusion Word Formation
Statement and Arguments Statements and Action Courses
Figure Series Test Miscellaneous Tests

Quantitative/Numerical Ability Syllabus

Quantitative Syllabus
Number System HCF and LCM
Decimal Fraction Profit and Loss
Simple Interest Compound Interest
Time and Work Time & Distance
Averages Simplification
Partnership Percentages
Ratio and Proportion Graphs
Case Study Charts
Permutation and Combination Probability

English Syllabus

English Syllabus
Spotting Errors Incorrectly Spelled Words
Idioms Phrase Substitution
Fill in the Blanks Phrases
Jumbled words & sentences Cloze Tests
Comprehension One word Substitution

Hindi Syllabus

Hindi Syllabus
Vyakaran Fill in the Blanks
Mistakes Paragraphs
Passages Story-Based Questions

Computer Knowledge Syllabus

Computer Knowledge
Computer Fundamentals Computer Abbreviations
Software and Hardware Fundamentals Shortcut Keys
Networking Basic Knowledge of Internet
MS Office History of Computers
Database Security Tools
History and Future of Computers Virus, Hacking

General Awareness Syllabus

Current Affairs Social Function of Banks
Countries/Currencies UNO
Indian and International Economy Marketing
Banking Terms Awards Related
RBI Sports
Books and Authors Finance
Fiscal-Monetary Policies Agriculture
Repo and Reverse Repo Rate History of Banking
International Head Of States Summits

IBPS RRB Admit Card

The official Admit Card for IBPS RRB 2019 will be released a week prior to the examination. It is expected that the official Admit Card will be available for download in the last week of July 2019. To stay updated about any future update, read our post on IBPS RRB Admit Card 2019.

IBPS RRB Exam Centers

In the map below, we have mentioned the list of exam centers for IBPS RRB 2019 examination. 

 IBPS RRB Preparation Tips

While starting your preparation, you might feel a bit lost and wonder where to start from. We can help you out with that. Just follow these points and you will be all set to Cracking this Examination-

  • We have already shortlisted the right Books for you. Go through the IBPS RRB Best Books to get you started on your preparation.
  • Check the Exam Pattern that we have mentioned above and make sure you give each Subject the appropriate amount of time.
  • The IBPS RRB Mock Test will help you in practicing questions and understanding how questions are being asked in the paper.
  • Make sure you go through the Syllabus topics one at a time so you don't miss out on anything.
  • Do check out the previous year exam papers to get the frequently asked questions and trends.
  • If you have any doubts, check our Exam FAQ's 

IBPS RRB Result

After the examination for IBPS RRB will conclude, IBPS will release the result for both Officers & Assistant posts. It is expected that IBPS RRB Result will release after three weeks from the conclusion of the examination. We will keep this page updated with future notifications regarding Result. To stay updated, please bookmark this web page.

IBPS RRB Cut Off 2019

Through Official Cut Off, Candidates will be able to get an idea of the minimum marks required to clear the Examination. For the upcoming IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019, official Cut Off will publish a few days after the official Result will release. Due to high competition and increasing participation, IBPS 2019 will surely come with high Cut Off for all categories. well, any further update regarding IBPS RRB Cut Off 2019 will be updated in this post. To stay in the loop, please bookmark this web page.

IBPS RRB Salary

Salary for both Assistant and Officer post will differ and to clear all your confusion, we have prepared dedicated posts on Salary, Job Profile and career growth for Assistant & Officer posts;

IBPS RRB Officers Salary

IBPS RRB Assistant Salary

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