IBPS RRB 2022: Exam Date (Released), Application form, Eligibility criteria, Pattern

IBPS RRB 2022 exam dates for Office Assistants, Officers Scale I, II & III have been released now. IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) is the respective authority which organizes IBPS RRB exam every year for the recruitment of Group “A”Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group “B” Office Assistants (Multipurpose) in several Regional Rural Banks across India. It is expected that the IBPS RRB 2022 online registration procedure for the same will be commenced from July 2022 onwards.

Interested and eligible candidates, who want to appear in the exam, can submit the application form as per scheduled date. Aspirants can check the complete details about IBPS RRB 2022 from this article.

Check: IBPS RRB 2022 exam dates out, check in the table below.

IBPS RRB 2022 Important Dates

The expected schedule for IBPS RRB 2022 exam is listed below. Candidates who are looking for the tentative dates of IBPS RRB for 2022 can go through this table. It should be noted that, the IBPS RRB exam dates 2022 given here are not official. The exact dates for the exam haven’t been released yet. Whenever, the official notification will be released, we will update the same on it.

Events Dates (expected)
Start of online registration process July 2022
Last date for the application fee payment via online mode July 2022
Call letters for Pre- Exam Training for Officer Scale-I available from August 2022
Exam date for Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale –I August 2022
Availability of admit card for Pre- Exam Training for Office Assistant August 2022
Pre-Exam Training for Office Assistant conducts on August- September 2022
Release of call letters for online test August 2022
Examination will be held on Prelims for officer scale I and Office Assistants- 07.08.2022, 13.08.2022, 14.08.2022, 20.08.2022 and
21.08.2022

Single exam for Scale II & III- 24.09.2022
Mains for officer scale I- 24.09.2022
Mains for Office Assistants- 01.10.2022
Result declaration October 2022
Availability of Interview call letters November 2022
Interview process held on November/December 2022
Allotment process date January 2023

Eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB 2022

Interested candidates, who are seeking to appear in IBPS RRB 2022, have to fulfill the important eligibility criteria as set by conducting body. Below, aspirants can check the complete info regarding IBPS RRB eligibility criteria 2022 in detailed.

Nationality Criteria

Candidates should fall one of the following categories:

  1. A resident of India or
  2. A subject of Nepal or
  3. A subject of Bhutan or
  4. A Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in
    country or
  5. A person belongs to Indian origin but 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.

Age Limit

  • Officer Scale-III: Candidates should be above 21 years of age and below 40 years.
  • Officer scale II: Candidates should be above 21 years of age and below 32 years.
  • Officer scale I: Candidates should be above 21 years of age and below 32 years.
  • Office Assistant (Multipurpose): The age of a candidate must lie in between 18 years and 28 years.

Relaxations would be provided to candidates in the following way:

Candidates’ Category Age Criteria
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PwD 10 years
Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen For Office Assistants: Time of service in the defence forces+3 years (8 years for disabled Exservicemen of SC/ST category) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
In the case of Ex- servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered minimum 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within the next one year from the last date for receiving of application) other than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment, subject to ceiling as per Government guidelines For Officers- 5 years
Divorced women, Widows and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried Only for Office Assistants: 9 years
Persons typically domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 5 Years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

Essential Qualifications

Post Qualification Experience
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) A recognized degree in any discipline or its equivalent.

a> Have proficiency in local language as notified by the participating RRB/s

b>Computer skills

Officer Scale-I I>A recognized degree in any discipline or its equivalent.

Candidates having degree in Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Engineering, Veterinary Science, Pisciculture, Information Technology, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy would be given preference.

II> Have proficiency in local language as notified by the participating RRB/s

III> Computer skills

 

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) A recognized degree in any discipline with an aggregate marks of 50%.

Candidates who hold degree in Banking, Marketing, Finance, Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Engineering, Veterinary Science, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Management, Information Technology, Law, Economics and Accountancy would be given preference.

 

Two years of working experience as an Officer in Bank or Financial Institution.
Officer Scale-II (Specialist Officers) IT Officer: A recognized degree in Electronics / Communication Information Technology/ Computer Science or its equivalent with an aggregate of 50% marks.

Desirable: Candidates having certificate in ASP, PHP, Java, C++, VB, OCP, VC etc.

Chartered Accountant: Candidates should have obtained Certified Associate (CA) degree from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Law Officer: A recognized degree in Law or its equivalent with securing minimum 50% marks in aggregate.

Treasury Manager: MBA in Finance or CA from ICAI

Marketing Officer: A recognized MBA degree in Marketing

Agricultural Officer: A recognized degree in Agriculture/ Dairy/ Horticulture/ Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/ Forestry/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture with an aggregate of 50% marks.

IT Officer: 1 year

CA: 1 year

Law officer: Having two years of experience as an advocate or worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period of minimum two years of experience.

Treasury Manager: 1 year

Marketing Officer: 1 year

Agricultural Officer: 2 years

 

Officer Scale-III A recognized degree in any discipline with 50% marks in aggregate.

Preference would be given to candidates who hold Degree/Diploma in Banking, Marketing, Finance, Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Forestry, Veterinary Science, Pisciculture, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Marketing and Co-operation, Management, Information Technology, Law, Economics and Accountancy

IBPS RRB 2022 Application Form: How to apply?

Candidates are advised to read the important instructions carefully before applying. The application form for IBPS RRB 2022 will be available from July 2022 onwards tentatively. One can apply by using the official website of IBPS https://www.ibps.in.

Pre-requisites to Apply Online

Please have the following things ready before you apply online:

  • Scan your signature and photograph;
  • Signature marks in Capital Letters will not be accepted;
  • Keep the details for online payment ready;
  • Keep a personal email ID as further communications with the authority will be made through this only;

Candidates can check some important instructions about IBPS RRB 2022 from below:

  • Eligible candidates are permitted to apply for both Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and Officer Post.
  • Applicants should note that they can only apply for the single post in officer’s cadre.
  • They have to apply for each post separately.
  • To complete the application process, candidates have to pay 600/- (100/- for SC/ST/PWD/ category) as a necessary fee.

Exam Centers

  • IBPS RRB entrance exam is to be held online at various centers located across the country.
  • IBPS holds its right to cancel any of the exam centers depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc.
  • Candidates will appear for the exam at their own expenses. IBPS will not be responsible for any loss or damage.
  • No requests for change in the exam will be accepted and entertained by IBPS.

IBPS RRB Exam pattern 2022

IBPS RRB 2022 exam will be held in the online mode most probably in September 2022. Aspirants, who are going to appear in this exam, are recommended to check the examination pattern carefully. On the basis of IBPS RRB exam pattern 2022, applicants can make better study plans and prepare accordingly. Details on IBPS RRB exam pattern 2022 are listed below:

Preliminary Examination (objective)

Structure for Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite time period of 45 minutes
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 40
In total 80 80

Structure for Officer Scale-I

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite time period of 45 minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude Hindi/English 40 40
In total 80 80

Main Examination (objective)

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time period of 2 hours
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 50
3. General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4. A. English Language English 40 40
4.B Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Officer Scale-I

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time period of 2 hours
2. Quantitative Aptitude Hindi/English 40 50
3. General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 A English Language English 40 40
4B Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Single level Examination (objective)

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time period of 2 hours
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 50
3. Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 A English Language English 40 40
4B Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite time period of 2 hours and 30 minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data hours and 30 minutes Interpretation Hindi/English 40 40
3. Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 A English Language English 40 20
4B Hindi Language Hindi 40 20
5. Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
6. Professional Knowledge Hindi/English 40 40
Total 240 200

 

Officer Scale- III

Sl. No Test Name Medium of Test No. of questions Maximum marks Duration of test
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 50
3. Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 A English Language English 40 40
4B Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

*Candidates can opt either 4A or 4B

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022

Candidates who are willing to appear in IBPS RRB 2022 exam are advised to go through the syllabus completely and prepare for the exam wisely as per the prescribed syllabus. The exam syllabus is listed below:

Reasoning Syllabus

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

Quantitative Aptitude

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

English Language Syllabus

Spotting Errors, Idioms and Phrases, Jumbled Words, Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Phrase Substitution, Commonly Misspelled Words, Cloze Tests, One word Substitution, Jumbled up sentences

Hindi Language Syllabus

Vyakaran, Fill in the Blanks, Mistakes, Paragraphs

Syllabus for Computer Knowledge

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

General Awareness Syllabus

Current Affairs, Indian and International Economy, RBI, Countries/Currencies, Books and Authors, Banking Terms, Repo and Reverse Repo Rate, Fiscal Monetary Policies, Social Function of Banks, Marketing, Awards and Honors, Sports, Agriculture, History of Banking, Finance, UNO

Admit card

The authority will release the admit card online mode only through the official website after the successful completion of application process. The hall ticket/admit card will be issued for both Preliminary and Mains Examination separately. All those who qualify the pre-exam successfully will receive the admit card for IBPS RRB admit card

Result

IBPS will announce the results after the successful completion of each stage for both Assistant and Officer Grade. Candidates have to qualify the preliminary round in order to appear in Mains Exam. The final merit list will be published after the announcement of Main results.

List of Participating RRBs

  • Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank- Nagpur
  • Vananchal Gramin Bank- Dumka
  • Uttarakhand Gramin Bank- Dehradun
  • Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank- Muzaffarpur
  • Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank- Coochbehar
  • Utkal Grameen Bank- Bolangir
  • Tripura Gramin Bank- Agartala
  • Telangana Grameena Bank- Hyderabad
  • Sutlej Gramin Bank- Bhatinda
  • Saurashtra Gramin Bank- Rajkot
  • Sarva UP Gramin Bank- Meerut
  • Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank- Rohtak
  • Saptagiri Grameena Bank- Chittor
  • Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank- Jodhpur
  • Purvanchal Bank- Gorakhpur
  • Punjab Gramin Bank- Kapurthala
  • Puduvai Bharthiar Grama Bank- Puducherry
  • Prathama Bank- Moradabad
  • Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank- Bellary
  • Paschim Banga Gramin Bank- Howrah
  • Pandyan Grama Bank- Virudhunagar
  • Pallavan Grama Bank- Salem
  • Odisha Gramya Bank- Bhubaneshwar
  • Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank- Indore
  • Nagaland Rural Bank- Kohima
  • Mizoram Rural Bank- Aizawl
  • Meghalaya Rural Bank- Shillong
  • Manipur Rural Bank- Imphal
  • Malwa Gramin Bank- Sangrur
  • Maharashtra Gramin Bank- Aurangabad
  • Madhyanchal Gramin Bank- Sagar
  • Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank- Patna
  • Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank- Diphu
  • Kerala Gramin Bank- Mallapuram
  • Kaveri Grameena Bank- Mysore
  • KashiGomtiSamyut Gramin Bank- Varanasi
  • Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank- Dharwad
  • Jharkhand Gramin Bank- Ranchi
  • J & K Grameen Bank- Jammu
  • Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank- Mandi
  • Gramin Bank of Aryavart- Lucknow
  • Ellaquai Dehati Bank- Srinagar
  • Dena Gujarat Gramin Bank- Gandhinagar
  • Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank- Raipur
  • Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank- Guntur
  • Central Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank- Chhindwara
  • Bihar Gramin Bank- Begusarai
  • Baroda UP Gramin Bank- Raibareilly
  • Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank- Ajmer
  • Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank- Bharuch
  • Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank- Murshidabad
  • Assam Gramin Vikash Bank- Guwahati
  • Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank- Naharlagun (Papumpare)
  • Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank- Kadapa
  • Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank- Warangal
  • Allahabad UP Gramin Bank- Banda

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