IBPS RRB 2020

IBPS RRB 2020

IBPS RRB 2020 exam is conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection[IBPS]. It is taken for the recruitment of the Officers Scale 1,2, and Office Assistant [Multipurpose]. The recruitment process of IBPS RRB is a 3 stage process. Mainly Prelims, Mains, and Interview round. The official notification of IBPS RRB 2020 has been announced.

The Prelims Exam will be held on August 1,2,8 and 9 and 16 for Officer Scale 1 and Office Assistant. IBPS RRB Prelims Exam for Officer Scale 2 and 3 and Main Exam for Officer Scale will be held on September 13, 2020. Also, IBPS RRB 2020 Main Exam for Office Assistant will be held on September 19, 2020.

IBPS RRB registration will be done online on the official website of IBPS. Eligible applicants who are interested in joining any Group A [Officer] or Group B [Office Assistant] shall be required to register for the Common Recruitment Process [CRP].

IBPS RRB 2020 Overview

Name of exam Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Regional Rural Banks (IBPS RRB)
Recruitment for the
Post
 Officers Scale I, II & III

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Groups Group A and B
Exam level National
Exam Eligibility Graduate
IBPS RRB Exam stage Officers Scale I: Preliminary, Mains and Interview

Office Assistant: Preliminary and Mains

Officers Scale II and III: Single level exam and Interview

Mode of exam Online
IBPS RRB Exam Duration  Prelims: 45 minutes

 Mains: 2 hours

 Single level exam: 2 hours

Official website www.ibps.in

IBPS RRB 2020 Notification

The IBPS RRB Notification will be released in the month of June 2020 to fill up the vacancies. The vacancies are for the post of Officer Scale 1,2, and 3 and Office Assistant [Multipurpose]. The applicant will get all the details such as syllabus, vacancies, exam pattern in the notification of IBPS RRB.

The IBPS RRB Notification will be available in PDF Format. Those who are looking to apply one of these posts can click here to go to the official website of IBPS. The applicants will be accepted online only. The process of application will begin once after the notification is been released.

IBPS RRB 2020 Exam Dates

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection [IBPS] has announced exam dates for the Prelims and Mains Exam. The details of IBPS RRB exam dates are given below.

Events Dates 
 Registration start date June 18, 2020 (tentative)
 Application Form last date July 4, 2020 (tentative)
 Exam Date – Preliminary August 1, 2, 8, 9 and 16, 2020
 Single Exam Date – Officer Scale 2 and 3 September 13, 2020
 Main Exam Date Officer Scale 1 –  September 13, 2020

Office Assistant – September 19, 2020

Interview Dates – Officers Scale I, II and III November 2020
Provisional Allotment –  For Officers Scale I, II, and III & Office Assistant. (Multipurpose)] January 2021

IBPS RRB 2020 Eligibility Criteria 

Eligibility Criteria is very important to look out for if an applicant is willing to apply for the IBPS RRB 2020 Exam. The applicants must fulfill the eligibility criteria in order to give the IBPS RRB exam. The Eligibility Criteria for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1,2, and 3 and Office Assistant [Multipurpose] are given below with full details:

Nationality

  1. Applicant must be either citizen of India or subject of Nepal or
  2. A Tibetian refugee who came to India before January 1962 or
  3. A person of Indian Origin who has migrated from other countries shall be a person in whose favor the eligibility certificate is been issued by the Government of India

Age Limit

Posts Age Limit
Officer Scale  – 1 Above 18 years to Below 30 years
Officer Scale  – 2 Above 21 years to Below 32 years
Officer Scale  – 3 Above 21 years to below 40 years
Office Assistant [ Multipurpose] Above 18 years to Below 30 years

 Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years
Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen The actual 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 remarried 9 years

Educational Qualification

Post Educational Qualification Experience
Office Assistant
(Multipurpose)
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent
Officer Scale-I
(Assistant Manager)
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;
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.
Two years as an officer
in a Bank or Financial
Institution.
Officer Scale-II
Specialist Officers
(Manager)
Information Technology Officer:
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.
Desirable: Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP, etc.
One year (in the relevant
field)
Chartered Accountant:
Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants
of India
One Year as a
Chartered Accountant
Law Officer:
Degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in
aggregate.
Two years as an
advocate or should have
worked as
Law Officer
in
Banks
Treasury Manager:
Charted Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution
One Year (in the relevant field)
Marketing Officer:
MBA in Marketing from a recognized university
One Year (in the relevant field)
Agricultural Officer:
Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary
Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university
or it’s equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate
Two 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.
Minimum of 5 years
experience as an Officer
in a Bank or Financial
Institutions

IBPS RRB 2020 Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern is released by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection. The exam pattern is similar to the previous year pattern i.e. there is no change in the exam pattern. IBPS RRB 2020 exam pattern varies for Officers Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistant posts. The details of exam pattern are given below:

IBPS RRB PRELIMS Exam Pattern – [Office Assistants]:

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time duration
1 Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB PRELIMS Exam Pattern – (Officers Scale I):

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time Duration
1 Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern – [Office Assistants] :

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time durations
1 Reasoning Ability 40 50  2 Hours
2 Numerical Ability 40 50
3 General Awareness 40 40
4 Hindi/ English Language 40 40
5 Computer Awareness 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern – (Officers Scale I):

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time duration
1 Reasoning Ability 40 50  2 Hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude 40 50
3 General Awareness 40 40
4 Hindi/ English Language (Optional) 40 40
5 Computer Awareness 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern – Officers Scale II (General Banking Officer):

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time durations
1 Reasoning Ability 40 50  2 Hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & DI 40 50
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 Hindi/ English Language (Optional) 40 40
5 Computer Awareness 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern – Officers Scale II (Specialist Cadre):

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time duration
1 Reasoning Ability 40 40 2 hours and 30 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 Hindi/ English Language (Optional) 40 20
5 Computer Awareness 40 20
6 Professional Knowledge 40 40
Total 240 200

IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern – Officer Scale- III:

SR.No Subject Max. Questions Max. Marks Time duration
1 Reasoning Ability 40 50 2 Hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & DI 40 50
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 Hindi/ English Language (Optional) 40 40
5 Computer Awareness 40 20
Total 200 200

Important Note:
 This year a common exam will be held for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 2 and 3 which will be based on their professional knowledge.

IBPS RRB 2020 Syllabus

To achieve maximum marks in an exam the applicants must know the syllabus as it plays a major role in IBPS RRB Exam. The subjects are Quantitative Aptitude, English, Logical Reasoning, General & Financial Awareness and Computer Knowledge. Applicants must look at the whole syllabus given below before starting for the preparation.

Logical Reasoning

Odd man out Analogy Syllogism
Coding-Decoding Blood Relation Alphabet Test
Blood Relation Series Test Ranking and Time
Causes and Effects Direction Test Sitting Arrangements
Decision Making Statement and Assumption Figure Series
Assertion and Reason Statement and Conclusion Word Formation
Statements and Action Courses Inequalities Puzzles

Quantitative Aptitude

Number System HCF and LCM Profit and Loss
Decimal Fractions Simple Interest Compound Interest
Time and Work Time and Distance Average
Age Problems Simplification Partnership
Percentage Ratio and Proportion Data Interpretation
Permutation and Combination Probability Quadratic Equations

English Language

Reading Comprehension Error Detection Fill in the blanks
Rearrangement of Sentences Cloze Test Jumbled Words
Antonyms Synonyms

Computer Knowledge

Fundamentals of Computer  Abbreviations of Computer
Software and Hardware Fundamentals Shortcut Keys
Networking Basic Knowledge of Internet
MS Office Database
History of Computer Security Tools
Number System and Conversions Computer Languages
Internet Input and Output Devices

General Awareness

India and International Current Affairs Banking Awareness
Countries and Currencies National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries
Banking Terms and Abbreviations Banking History
RBI Sports
Finance Sports
Books ad Authors Agriculture
Fiscal Policies Budget
Government schemes Government policies

Financial Awareness

Latest Topics in News in Financial World Monetary Policy Budget and Economic Survey
Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in India Bank Accounts and Special Individuals
Organizations Deposits Credit Loans
Advanced Non Performing Assets Asset Reconstruction Companies
NPAs Restructuring of Loans
Bad Loans Risk Management
1 BASEL 3 BASEL
2 BASEL ACCORDS

IBPS RRB  2020 Admit Card

The Admit Card of IBPS RRB will be released online by IBPS. Students can access the Admit Card by logging in with their roll number, registration number, birth date, or password. The Admit Card is an important document without which Students cant get an entry in the examination hall. The hard copy of the IBPS RRB Admit Card will not be sent to students by post.

How to download IBPS RRB Admit Card?

To download the IBPS RRB Admit Card just follow the steps which are given below:

  1. Click here to visit the official website of IBPS
  2. Go to the Admit Card download link
  3. Fill all the details that are required
  4. Then Download your IBPS RRB Admit Card
  5. Lastly, take a printout of your Admit Card

IBPS RRB 2020 Application Fee

Post Name Category Fee
Officer (Scale I, II & III) SC/ST/PWD Rs. 100
all others Rs. 600
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) SC/ST/PWD/EXSM Rs. 100
all others Rs. 600

IBPS RRB 2020 Result

IBPS RRB 2020 Prelim Results will be announced in the month of September by the IBPS. On the Basis of Results of Prelims, Exam students will be selected for the Mains Exam. All the students can check the result by clicking here and by logging in with their registration number, roll number, birth date, or password. The scorecard will release few after the declaration of the results

How to check IBPS RRB 2020 Result?

Students must have to follow the steps given below to check their IBPS Result

  1. Click here to visit the official website of IBPS
  2. Click on ‘IBPS Result Link’ in the home page
  3. Enter the password or roll number or date of birth
  4. Lastly, the result status will be displayed on the screen

IBPS RRB 2020 FAQ

1. Is there any sectional IBPS RRB cutoff?

– Yes, there is sectional cut off in the IBPS RRB exam

2. Does the IBPS RRB exam have negative marking?

–  Yes, there is negative marking in the exam.

3. What details are mentioned in the scorecard?

– The scorecard contains details such as candidate’s name, roll number, sectional and overall scores.

4. How many centers can I choose and how it is allotted?

–  Candidates can select three exam cities. The exam centers are allotted as per the preferences of candidates.

5. What is the application fee for IBPS RRB?

 – The application fee is Rs 100 for reserved category and Rs 600 for unreserved category candidates.

So if you have any doubts regarding the IBPS RRB 2020 Exam then write to us in the comment section below. We will help you to solve all your doubts and problems.

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