IBPS RRB Recruitment, 2019

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Finally, the wait is over for the aspirants who want to be a Banker. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released a notification recently to invite applications from the willing candidates for the post of RRB officer. If you have opted for the banking sector then, the golden chance is here to secure your place. Both of the Assistant and Officer Cadre in Regional Rural Banks will be recruited through the IBPS RRB Recruitment process.

IBPS RRB Recruitment

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection conducts this RRB examination each year. And year by year the candidates are facing an increase in the competition. So, in this case, only a good knowledge and compact preparation are going to help you. But for that, you need proper guidance. We know that everyone can’t be a wiz or learn things on their own.

That is why we are here to provide you with all the major and minor details regarding this IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019. You just need to scroll down to have the full scoop!

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019

According to the IBPS RRB 2019 Notification, the candidates can apply for various posts. Check below to know about all the vacant posts.

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

So, choose your willing post and apply now. But before applying you must check the eligibility criteria. If you satisfy all of the requirements, only then your application will be granted. So, check the required details of IBPS RRB Recruitment below.

IBPS RRB Exam Date & Other Important Details

Exam EventsImportant Date
Starting date of Online Applications & Fee PaymentJune 8, 2019
Last Date for Online Application submission & Fee PaymentJuly 2, 2019
Starting date of download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training Officer Scale -IJuly 2019
Starting date of download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training Office AssistantAugust 2019
Date of Pre- Exam Training for Officer Scale-IAugust 11, 12 & 18, 2019
Date of Pre- Exam Training for Office Assistant August 19, 25 and September 1, 2019
Result Declaration Scale I officerSeptember 2019
Result Declaration Office AssistantSeptember 2019
IBPS Main Call Letter Download, Scale I,II & IIISeptember 2019
IBPS Main Call Letter Download, Office AssistantSeptember 2019
IBPS 2019 Main Exam Date, Scale I,II & IIISeptember 2019
IBPS 2019 Main Exam Date, Office AssistantOctober 7, 2019
IBPS Main Results Declaration for Scale I,II & III OfficersOctober 2019
Download of Interview Call letters for Mains Office Assistant and Scale I,II & IIINovember 2019
IBPS Interview Date for Scale I, II & III OfficersNovember 2019
Final Result Declaration for Officer Scale I, II & III and Office AssistantJanuary 2020

IBPS RRB 2019 Vacancy List

The final vacancy list of IBPS RRB Recruitment is already here. We have furnished the details of the vacant posts of Scale I, II & III 2018-2019 below. Hopefully, this is going to help you with the process ahead of allotment.

PostVacancies
Officer Scale I3312
Officer Scale-II1469
Officer Scale III160
Office Assistant5249
Total10,190

Various banks recruit candidates through this IBPS RRB Examination. These banks belong from different states.

However, check the eligibility criteria now.

IBPS RRB Recruitment- Eligibility Criteria

Nationality

  • You have to be a Citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or
  • If you are a subject of Bhutan you will be eligible, or
  • In case, you are a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
    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 favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Age Limit & Age Relaxation

  • For the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) – Age should be between 18 years and 28 years i.e. you should have not been born earlier than 02.06.1990 and later than 01.06.2000 (both dates are inclusive)
  • Officer Scale- I (Assistant Manager) Post- Age must be above 18 years and Below 30 years i.e. you should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1988 and later than 31.05.2000 (both dates are inclusive)
  • For Officer Scale-II (Manager) post- You have to be above 21 years old – below 32 years old i.e. you should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1986 and later than 31.05.1997 (both dates are inclusive)
  • Officer Scale- III (Senior Manager) Post- Age must be above 21 years – below 40 years i.e. you should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1978 and later than 31.05.1997 (both dates inclusive)

There is some age relaxation for the reserved category candidates. In spite of the age barrier, the candidates who belong to these below categories can apply for the post of Assistant and Officer up to the revised age limit.

Category Wise Age Relaxation

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PWD10 years
Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-ServicemenActual period of service rendered in the defense forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
Widows, Divorced women, and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried9 years

Language Proficiency

If you are applying for the posts of Office Assistant in any particular RRB and you want to be eligible for the interview then, you must possess proficiency in the local language of the State/ UT in which the RRB is situated.

Educational Qualification

PostEducational QualificationExperience
Office Assistant (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

(b) Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer
No requirements
Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)1. 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;

2. Proficiency in the local language as prescribed by the participating RRB

3. Desirable: working knowledge of Computer
No requirements
Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager)Bachelor’s 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 AccountancyTwo years as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager)/Information Technology OfficerBachelor’s degree from a recognized University in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

Desirable: Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP etc
One year (in the relevant field)
Chartered AccountantCertified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of IndiaOne Year as a Chartered Accountant
Law OfficerDegree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregateTwo 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 ManagerChartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institutionOne Year (in the relevant field)
Marketing OfficerMBA in Marketing from a recognized universityOne Year (in the relevant field)
Agricultural OfficerBachelor’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 aggregateTwo Years (in the relevant field)
Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager)Bachelor’s 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 Co-operation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and AccountancyMinimum 5 years experience as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions

You know the eligibility criteria now. So, if you are able to meet all the requirements then, you must apply for the IBPS RRB Recruitment. Check below for the applying process.

How To Apply For IBPS RRB Recruitment

You can apply for the post of Office Assistant and Officer. Additionally, we would like to mention that, if you are going to apply for the Officer’s post then you are allowed to apply for one position only i.e either you can opt for Officer Scale-I or Scale-II or Scale-III.

  • You need to pay the requisite application fee. Else, your application will be rejected. Check the process now.
  • At first, you should visit the official website of IBPS at www.ibps.in
  • Next click
IBPS RRB Syllabus
  • After that, you have to open up the On-Line Application Form
  • Now, you need to click for the new registration link to register for the current examination and fill in your basic information
  • When you are done with the process of filling in the basic information, a provisional registration number and password will be displayed on the screen
  • You must note down your registration number and password. Though you will get an alert on email and mobile through SMS for the Provisional Registration number and Password yet you should note down separately to be in the safe side

If you want to edit any particulars you can reopen the saved data using your registration number and password

Stay with us for more updates regarding IBPS RRB Recruitment 2018-19.

IBPS RRB 2019 Application Fee

As we have stated before that you must submit the application fee to complete the process of application. Let’s know how much you have to pay.

  • General Category candidates should pay Rs. 600/-
  • SC/ST/PWD category candidates should pay Rs. 100/-

Once you submit the application, you must start preparing for the examination. And for that, you have to know the exam pattern and syllabus, right? Well, we have jotted down the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern and IBPS RRB Syllabus. Take a look now.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern & Syllabus

The exam pattern for the selection of Office Assistants is quite different from that of Officer Grade. Know the selection process of IBPS RRB Assistant 2019 now. You can also check out some of the NVS Recruitment processes. 

IBPS RRB Assistant 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

The selection process will be conducted in two phases

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam

There is no interview process for selecting the candidates.

IBPS Assistant Preliminary Exam Pattern

SectionQuestionMarksDuration
Reasoning4040
Numerical Ability4040A cumulative time of 45 mins
Total8080

You have to meet the minimum requirement- cut off to get access to the next stage.

IBPS Assistant Mains Exam Pattern

SectionQuestionMarksDuration
Reasoning4050
General Awareness4040
Numerical Ability4050
A composite time of 2 hours is provided
English/Hindi Language4040
Computer Knowledge4040
Total200200

IBPS RRB Syllabus

SectionsTopics
ReasoningThe odd man out
Analogy
Syllogism
Coding-Decoding
Blood Relation
Alphabet Test
Series Test
Number
Ranking and Time
Causes and Effects
Direction Sense Test
Sitting Arrangements
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 AptitudeNumber System
HCF and LCM
Decimal Fraction
Profit and Loss
Simple Interest Compound Interest
Time and Work
Time and Distance
Averages
Simplification
Partnership
Percentages
Ratio and Proportion
Averages
Case Studies
Charts and Graphs
Permutation and Combination
Probability
English LanguageSpotting Errors Commonly Misspelled Words
Jumbled Words
Phrase Substitution
Fill in the Blanks
Jumbled up sentences
Idioms and Phrases
Cloze Tests
Comprehension
One-word Substitution
Hindi LanguageVyakaran
Fill in the Blanks
Mistakes
Paragraphs
Computer KnowledgeComputer 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 AwarenessCurrent Affairs Social Function of Banks
Countries/Currencies
UNO
Indian and International Economy
Marketing
Banking Terms
Awards and Honors
RBI
Sports
Books and Authors
Finance
Fiscal Monetary Policies
Agriculture
Repo and Reverse Repo Rate
History of Banking

We have shared the exam pattern and exam syllabus in detail. Now, all you have to do is, go through the syllabus properly and start your preparation on full fledge.
If you want to know about the salary packages of these Group A and Group B posts then, you have to look below. We have provided you with those details also.

IBPS RRB Recruitment- Pay Scale

One of the main reasons behind this huge competition for the post of RRB Group A and Grop B is- the attractive pay scale. Check the salary details for the respective posts.

  • Office Assistant (Multipurpose): Rs.7200-19300/-
  • Officer Scale- I: Rs.14500- 25700/-
  • For Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer/Specialist Officers ): Rs.19400- 28100/-
  • Officer Scale-III: Rs.25700- 25700/-

Wrapping up we would like to say that, you should note down the major details. It will really help you to achieve your dream. If you ever feel any difficulty while going through our provided info regarding IBPS RRB Recruitment– you must comment below. We promise to be there always. 

Good luck, for your coming days!

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