IBPS RRB 2022: Study Material, Syllabus and Exam Pattern, Notification, Exam Date & More

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About IBPS RRB

IBPS RRB Highlights 2022

IBPS RRB Notifications 2022

IBPS RRB Vacancies 2022

IBPS RRB Syllabus

IBPS RRB  Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Eligibility

IBPS RRB Exam Dates 2022

IBPS RRB Application Process 

IBPS RRB Admit Card

IBPS RRB Result2022

IBPS RRB Selection Process

IBPS RRB Cut-off

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2022 Exam Centres

IBPS RRB Salary

About IBPS RRB

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IBPS RRB 2022 Highlights


The detailed recruitment for the IBPS RRB 2022 exam has been released by the Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection on its official website on 06th June 2022.

Here are some key points in the table below about this respective exam:

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam Institute of Banking Personnel Selection – Regional Rural
Bank Exam
Name of the Post Probationary Officer, Clerk, Officer Scale -2 & 3
Conducting Organisation Institute of Banking Personnel Selection(IBPS)
Exam Duration

Prelims- 45 Minutes

Mains- 2 hours

Exam Frequency Annually
Participating Banks 43
Exam Level National
Exam Mode Online
Vacancy 8285
Registration Dates 07th June 2022 to 27th June 2022
Exam Purpose To recruit eligible candidates to the post of Regional
Rural Bank Exam
Recruitment Process

· For Officer Scale 1, 2 & 3: Prelims, Mains, Interview

· For Clerk: Prelims and Mains

Language English, Hindi, Telugu, Assamese, Gujarati, Urdu, Kannada,
Konkani, Malayalam, Marathi, Manipuri, Odia, Tamil, Telugu,
Punjabi, Bengali
Level of Recruitment Prelims, Mains and Interview
Official Website https://www.ibps.in/

IBPS RRB Notifications

The Details of the IBPS RRB notification 2022 PDF has been released on 6thJun 2022 at the official website www.ibps.in for the posts of IBPS RRB. There are 43 public sector banks that participated to recruit 8285 posts IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Scale-I, II & III.

IBPS RRB Vacancies

IBPS has revised IBPS RRB 2022 Vacancy to 8285 which was earlier 8106 vacancies.

Please find below the number of IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Scale-I, II & III Vacancies as per the post and category.

Post and Category Number of Vacancies (06/06/2022)

Number of Vacancies

(as on 21/06/2022)

Office Assistants (Multipurpose) 4483 4567
Officer Scale I 2676 2759
Officer Scale II (Agriculture Officer) 12 12
Officer Scale II (Marketing Officer) 06 06
Officer Scale II (Treasury Manager) 10 10
Officer Scale II (Law) 18 18
Officer Scale II (CA) 19 19
Officer Scale II (IT) 57 57
Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer) 745 756
Officer Scale III 80 81
Total Vacancies 8106 8285

IBPS RRB Syllabus for Prelims and Mains

The IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant (Clerk) & Officer Scale-I (PO) Exam Syllabus majorly falls into five sections:

  • Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Computer Knowledge
  • General Awareness and
  • English Language / Hindi Language


The IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) and Officer Scale-III 2022 Exam Syllabus majorly falls into five sections:

  • Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation
  • Computer Knowledge
  • Financial Awareness and
  • English Language / Hindi Language


The IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre) 2022 Exam Syllabusn majorly falls into five sections:

  • Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation
  • Computer Knowledge
  • Professional Knowledge and
  • English Language / Hindi Language

IBPS RRB Syllabus for each subject of Prelims 2022 is given below.

Subject Syllabus
& Topics
General Awareness Syllabus

Current Affairs National

International Current Affairs

Sports Abbreviations

Currencies & Capitals

General Science

Government Schemes & Policies

Banking Awareness

Awards and Honors

RBI

Books and Authors

National Parks & Sanctuaries

Reasoning Syllabus

Puzzles – Seating Arrangement:
Circular/Direction-based/MISC

 

 

 

Number Series

Odd man out

Coding-Decoding

Blood Relation

Analogy

Syllogism

Alphabet Test

Ranking and Time

Causes and Effects

Direction Sense

Figure Series

Word Formation

Statement and Assumption

Assertion and Reason

Statement and Conclusion

Statement and Arguments

Statements and Action Courses


Quantitative Aptitude or Numerical Ability Syllabus

Number System

Data Interpretation – Bar Graph, Line Graph & Pie chart

HCF & LCM

Profit & Loss

Simple Interest & Compound Interest

Time & Work

Time & Distance

Decimal & Fraction

Averages

Simplification

Partnership

Percentages

Ratio & Proportion

Averages

Case Studies Charts and Graphs

Permutation & Combination

Probability


English Language or Hindi Language Syllabus

Reading Comprehensions

Grammar / Vyakarana

Spotting Errors

Fill in the Blanks

Misspelled Words

Jumbled Words

Rearrangement of Sentence

Jumbled up sentences

Idioms and Phrases

Cloze Tests

One-word Substitution

Antonyms and Synonyms

Computer Knowledge Syllabus

Fundamentals of Computer

History of Computers

Future of Computers

Basic Knowledge of Internet

Networking Software & Hardware

Computer Shortcut Keys

MS Office

Database

Security Tools

Virus

Hacking

Trojans Input and Output Devices

Computer Languages

Financial Awareness Syllabus

Current events in Financial World

Monetary Policy

Budget

Economic Survey

Banking Reforms in India

Bank Accounts of Special Individuals Loans

Asset Reconstruction Companies

Non-Performing Assets

Restructuring of Loans

Bad Loans

Risk Management

BASEL I

BASEL II

BASEL III

Organizations – RBI, SEBI, IMF, World Bank & Others

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Scale-I (PO) Exam is conducted in 3 different phases while the Officer Scale-II & III (SO) will be conducted through 2 phases.

Exam rounds for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (PO):

The IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Pattern consists of three stages namely

  • Prelims
  • Main and
  • Interview

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern Officer Scale-I, II & III

IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Scale-I (PO) Exam is conducted in 3 different phases while the Officer Scale-II & III (SO) will be conducted through 2 phases.

Exam rounds for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (PO):

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Interview Process

Exam rounds for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II & III:

1) Mains Exam (Single Examination)

2) Interview Process

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam Pattern (Clerk)

IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant (Clerk) Exam is conducted in 2 different phases which are given below:

Exam rounds for IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Clerk):

a. Preliminary Exam

b. Mains Exam

IBPS RRB PO Officer Scale-I Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40

45 Minutes

Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam Pattern (Officer Scale-I) 2022

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks
Reasoning Paper 40 50
General Awareness Paper 40 40
Numerical Ability Paper 40 50
English Language / Hindi Language 40 40
Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB 2022 Mains Exam Pattern for Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning Paper 40 50

2 hours

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 50
Financial Awareness Paper 40 40
English Language / Hindi Language 40 40
Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB 2022 Mains Exam Pattern for Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50

Composite Time of 2 hours and 30 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 50
Financial Awareness Paper 40 40
English Language / Hindi Language 40 20
computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Professional Knowledge Paper 40 40
Total
240 200

IBPS RRB 2022 Mains Exam Pattern for Officer Scale-III

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning Paper 40 50

2 hours

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 50
Financial Awareness Paper 40 40
English Language 40 40
Hindi Language Paper 40 40
Ccomputer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Total 240 200

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern

Name of Tests (Objective) Medium of Exam No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning English/Hindi 40 40 A composite time of 45 mins
Numerical Ability English/Hindi 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2022

Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks
Reasoning Paper 40 50
General Awareness Paper 40 40
Numerical Ability Paper 40 50
English Language / Hindi Language 40 40
Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Eligibility

Given below are the eligibility guidelines as per the IBPS

Nationality

  • Candidate should be a citizen of India
  • The subject of Nepal or Bhutan
  • Tibetan Refugee who came over to India prior to the 1st of January, 1962
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Burma, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, East African Countries i.e. (Uganda, Ethiopia, Zambia, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania) and/or Vietnam and Zaire with the intention of residing in India permanently.

Age Limit

Posts Age Limit
For Officer Scale- III 21-40 years
For Officer Scale-II 21-32 years
For Officer Scale- I 18-30 years
For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 18-28 years

IBPS RRB Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
OBC (Non-creamy layer) 3 years
SC/ST 5 years
PWD 10 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots/persons domiciled in Jammu
and Kashmir
5 years

 

 

 

 

Age relaxation as per certain categories has been mentioned below in the tabular form.

Educational Qualification

Please find the educational qualification of IBPS RRB post:

Post
Educational Qualification Experience Required
Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
  • Degree in any discipline. Proficiency in the local
    language. Knowledge of Computer skills.
Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)
  • Degree in any discipline. Candidates having a degree in
    Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering,
    Pisciculture, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry,
    Animal Husbandry, Agricultural Marketing and
    Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law,
    Economics and Accountancy will be given preference.
  • Proficiency in the local language.
  • Knowledge of Computer skills.
Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer
  • Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • Candidates having a degree in Horticulture, Forestry,
    Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural
    Engineering, Pisciculture, Banking, Finance, Marketing,
    Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation,
    Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and
    Accountancy will be given preference.
2 years as officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (IT)
  • Degree in Electronics / Communication / Computer
    Science / Information Technology with a minimum of 50%
    marks
  • Certification in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP, etc
    will be given preference.
1 year (Relevant Field)
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (CA) Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered
Accountants of India.
1 Year as Chartered Accountant
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (LA) Degree in Law with a minimum of 50% marks. 2 years as advocate/ law officer
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Treasury Manager) Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered
Accountants of India OR MBA in Finance.
1 year (Relevant Field)
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Marketing Officer) MBA in Marketing. 1 year (Relevant Field)
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Agriculture Officer) Degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Dairy, Animal
Husbandry, Forestry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural
Engineering, Pisciculture with a minimum of 50% marks.
2 year (Relevant Field)
Officer Scale-III
  • Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks.
  • Candidates having Degree/Diploma in Forestry, Animal
    Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural
    Engineering, Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture,
    Horticulture, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and
    Co-operation, Information Technology, Management, Law,
    Economics and Accountancy will be given preference.
5 years as officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.

IBPS RRB Exam Dates 2022

Please find below the Exam Dates of IBPS RRB 2022.

IBPS RRB Event IBPS RRB Exam Dates
Release of Notification June 06, 2022
Online Application Starts June 07, 2022
Last Date of Application Submission for IBPS RRB June 27, 2022
Admit Card for IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Last week of July (Expected)
IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Date (Clerk & PO) August 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 2022
Mains Exam/ Single Officers Scale II & III September 24, 2022
PO (Officers Scale I) Mains Exam September 24, 2022
Clerk (Office Assistant) Mains exam October 01, 2022

IBPS RRB Step wise Application Process

Please find the below steps to submit IBPS RRB application:

Step 1: IBPS RRB Registration

Step 2: Fill the detailed IBPS RRB Application form

Step 3: Upload Scanned Documents

Step 4: Fee payment

a) Needed Documents

Document Dimension (pixels) File Size (KB) Type
Photograph 200*230 20-50 JPEG/JPG
Left Thumb Impression 240*240 20-50 JPEG/JPG
Signature (in capital letters) 140*60 10-20 JPEG/JPG
Hand Written Declaration 800*400 50-100 JPEG/JPG

b) Application Fees

Categories Application Fee
  • General
INR 850/-
  • SC/ST/PwD
INR 175/-

IBPS RRB Admit Card Download

Please find the below steps to download admit card:

Step 1: Visit the official website of IBPS.

Step 2: On the home page, follow the link “Download your Call Letter for CWE RRB VIII”

Step 3: Enter your Registration Number and Password/ Date of Birth.

Step 4: Verify the details on IBPS RRB Admit Card and Print multiple copies.

IBPS RRB Result Download

Please find the below steps to know IBPS Result:

Step 1: Visit the official website of IBPS.

Step 2: Click on IBPS RRB PO/Clerk result link.

Step 3: Enter your roll number and password.

Step 4: The result will be displayed on the screen.

Step 5: Download and take a printout of the same.

IBPS RRB Selection Process

The IBPS RRB 2022 selection process involves 3 stages.

Stage 1: Prelims – Only those candidates qualifying the prelims shall be eligible for the mains.

Stage 2: Mains – The candidate is required to secure the minimum cut-off marks in order to clear this stage. Only those candidates who clear this stage shall be called for the interview stage.

Stage 3: Interview – Interview is the last stage. This will be a face to face interaction wherein the candidate will be asked questions by a panel of members and on the basis of the marks obtained in both mains and the interview, the list of the officially selected candidates will be finalized.

IBPS RRB Cut-Off 2022

The cut-off for Preliminary Exams will be released on its respective date.
Please find the last year cut-off for various posts:
IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Cut Off 2021

States General OBC EWS
Andhra Pradesh 69.25 69.25 69.25
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam 71
Bihar 73 73
Chhattisgarh 71
Gujarat 76.75 76.75
Haryana 75.75
Himachal Pradesh 74.25
Jammu & Kashmir 72
Jharkhand 76.25 76.25
Karnataka 70.75 70.75
Kerala 77
Madhya Pradesh 73.75 73.75
Maharashtra 72.75 72.75
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha 78.5
Puducherry
Punjab 76.5
Rajasthan 76.75 76.75
Tamil Nadu 70.5 70.5
Telangana 69 69 69
Tripura 61.5
Uttar Pradesh 76.5 76.5 76.5
Uttarakhand 77.5
West Bengal 75.75


IBPS RRB PO Prelims Cut-off 2021

States UR OBC EWS ST
Andhra Pradesh 52.50
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam 45.75 45.75
Bihar 56.25 56.25 56.25
Chhattisgarh 48.50 48
Gujarat 57.25 57.25
Haryana 59.50
Himachal Pradesh 57.50 48.75 56.25
Jammu & Kashmir 47
Jharkhand 55 55
Karnataka 44.75 44.75
Kerala 57.75 47
Madhya Pradesh 54.25 54.25 41.50
Maharashtra 53.75 53.75 49.25
Mizoram 30
Punjab 60.25 54
Odisha 58.50
Rajasthan 60.75 60.75 53.50
Tamil Nadu 50.50 50.50
Tripura 48
Telangana 51 51
Uttar Pradesh 54.50 54.50 54.50 45.75
Uttarakhand 60.75
West Bengal 56.50 51 53. 25

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2022 Exam Centres

The list of IBPS RRB exam centers in various states across the country is tabulated below:

State

IBPS RRB Exam Center

Andhra Pradesh Anantapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada,
Kadapa, Kurnool Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Srikakulam,
Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram,
Visakhapatnam
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun, Itanagar
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur,
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga,
Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar,
Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Haryana Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra,
Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu,
Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
Jammu & Kashmir Baramulla, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar
Jharkhand Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro
Karnataka Belgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Kolar,
Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi
Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode,
Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon,
Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur,
Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Ri-Bhoi, Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima
Odisha Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam),
Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela,
Sambalpur
Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana,
Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota,
Sikar, Udaipur
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai,
Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur,
Tiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelveli, Vellore
Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher,
Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow,
Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah,
Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri

IBPS RRB Salary

The approximate salaries for each position under the IBPS RRB Recruitment 2022 are tabulated below:

Name of the Post Monthly Income
Officer Scale-I INR 29,000 – INR 33,000
Officer Scale-II INR 33,000- INR 39,000
Officer Scale-III INR 38,000 – INR 44,000
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) INR 15,000 – INR 20,000