IBPS RRB Recruitment 2017 Exam | Notifications & Complete Information

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2017 Exam | Notifications & Complete Information

IIBPS RRB Recruitment 2017 Exam | Notifications & Complete Information

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is a self-governing body that controls the Recruitment Processes of 27 Public Sector Banks and 82 Regional Rural Banks in India.

With the amazing testing techniques & functionality of IBPS, every year lakhs of candidates get employment at various positions like – PO, Clerk & SO in Prestigious Indian Government Banks. IBPS RRB is one of those ambitious CWE that comes under the series of IBPS Exams.

The IBPS RRB Recruitment Exam is conducted for the selection of Probationary Officers, Clerks & Specialist Officers in various Regional Rural Banks across India therefore, it can also be considered as a separate Recruitment Chain under IBPS.

As per the latest IBPS RRB Notification 2017, the official authorities have released total 15337 Indicative Vacacnies for 2017-18 Recruitment Year. To fill up these vacant seats, lakhs of talented candidates are going to participate, so it is obvious that the competition will be very high this time.

To make you prepare well for the Exam and help you in scoring more, we have come up with every single information & expert guidance in this blog below. If you really want to achieve the IBPS RRB qualification, then do read the entire blog to boost up your winning chances.

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As it is a well-known fact that Banking Jobs are more desirous amongst young candidates now-a-days. Be it their salary packages, allowances or any other job benefits, Banking Career has always been the first choice of job seekers.

Below, we have come up with some Benefits & Perks of IBPS RRB Officer. Please have a look at the below points to know why should you choose IBPS RRB as a career option!

  • Large No. of Vacant Seats than any other IBPS Exams.
  • Candidates can easily get the Job Location in their Home State.
  • The Upper Age Limit Criteria for all the positions is greater than the other IBPS Exams’ Criteria.
  •   For Officer Scale 1 - 18 to 30 Years
  •   For Officer Scale 2 - 21 to 32 Years
  •   For Officer Scale 3 - 21 to 40 Years
  •   For Office Assistant - 18 to 28 Years
  • IBPS RRB Salary Packages and Allowances are outstanding.
  • The candidates will get the Assured Promotion after pursuing 2 Years of Probation Period.
  • The Duty Hours are flexible in IBPS Jobs.
  • Wonderful Leave Policies are offered by the IBPS RRB Banks.
  • As in Rural Banks, there are less work load, so candidates can experience the stress-free work environment.

Apart from the above benefits & perks, IBPS RRB Officers have one more benefit that they contribute in the development of Rural Areas. The main motive of RRBs are to promote the improvement of Rural Areas by providing more interesting & flexible Banking Services.

It helps Farmers, Entrepreneurs & Other Employers to grow their businesses well in the Regional Rural Areas.

IBPS RRB Recruitment Procedure 2017 – See How Does It Work?

IBPS RRB conducts 4 Separate Exams for Recruitment on the positions of Office Assistant (Multipurpose), Officer Scale I, Officer Scale II & Officer Scale III. The candidates who are seeking to appear in the exam may apply for two positions of Office Assistant & Officer Scale together, but they can’t apply for two positions among Officer Scale 1, 2 & 3.

To make it easier for you to understand the complete IBPS RRB 2017-18 Recruitment Procedure, we have come up with the post-wise classification below –

IBPS RRB Recruitment Procedure

IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Exam is conducted within two Tiers – Prelims & Mains. Firstly, the candidates must apply for the Prelims & if they qualify the exam, they can appear in Mains.

Based on their Mains Score, the candidates will be declared as IBPS RRB qualified.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale – I

IBPS RRB Officer Scale – I Exam is a three tier Recruitment Process in which the candidates need to go through 3 phases – Prelims, Mains & Interview Process.

Those who qualify Prelims will be able to appear in Mains & the Mains Score will have great contribution in shortlisting of candidates for Interview Process & Final Selection.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale – II & III

IBPS RRB Officer Scale – II & III, both exams have similar recruitment procedure. There will be only Single Exam for the selection of talented candidates. Based on this Single Exams’ performance, candidates will be shortlisted for Interview Process. And thereafter, based on the combined performance of Written Exam & Interview Process, they can be selected as IBPS RRB Officer Scale – II or III.

Note: For all the above exams, the selection will be entirely depend on the cutoff marks (sectional + overall), so make sure your score meet the required IBPS RRB cut off.

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IBPS RRB Notification 2017 & Exam Dates | Mark all the Latest Updates here

With the recently released IBPS RRB Notification & Exam Dates, the candidates can know how the RRB Recruitment will be done this year.

To make you aware of all the latest notifications & updates related to IBPS RRB Exam, we have come up with the IBPS RRB Exam Dates & Calendar. Please check it out & mark the Important dates to keep yourself updated.

IBPS RRB Exam Dates

The candidates must be curious to know what changes have been made in IBPS RRB Exam 2017. Check out the details below -

What’s New in IBPS RRB 2017 Exam?

  • Only 56 RRB’s to take part in IBPS RRB Exam 2017.

  • Negative Marking of 0.25 deduction will be applicable on all the RRB IBPS Exams.

  • IBPS has released more than 15,000 Vacancies for various posts under RRB.

IBPS RRB Syllabus, Pattern & Eligibility [Essential Information]

Before planning to appear in IBPS RRB Exam, make sure you have quintessential information about its Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern & Syllabus.

To provide you a quick glance about these 3 aspects, we have mentioned their brief description below –

The candidates are declared eligible based on the two crucial factors –

1. Educational Qualification

  • The Candidates must have a valid Graduation Degree in any discipline.

  • To appear for Officer Scale – II & III positions, they must have the specialization in concerned field.

2. Upper Age Limit Criteria

  • For Officer Scale 1 - 18 to 30 Years

  • For Officer Scale 2 - 21 to 32 Years

  • For Officer Scale 3 - 21 to 40 Years

  • For Office Assistant - 18 to 28 Years

For detailed eligibility criteria, please visit here – IBPS RRB Eligibility 2017.

1. For Office Assistant & Officer Scale – I Prelims

S.No. Subjects Marks Time Duration
1. Reasoning 40 -
2. Numerical Ability 40 -
Total 80 45 Minutes

2. For Office Assistant & Officer Scale – I (Mains) + Officer Scale – II & III (Single Paper)

S.No. Subjects Marks Time Duration
1. Reasoning 50 2 Hours(For Officer Scale – II, it is 2.5 Hours)
2. Quantitative Aptitude 50
3. Financial Awareness 40
4.(i) English 40
4.(ii) Hindi 40
5. Computer Knowledge 20
Total 200

Note – There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks deduction in each exam.

For detailed Exam Pattern, please visit – IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017.

The Exam will be conducted with 5 Subjects.

S.No. Subjects
1. Reasoning
2. Quantitative Aptitude
3. Financial Awareness
4. English/Hindi
5. Computer Knowledge

At the following blog, you can get the detailed syllabus along with the Important Topics for each section – IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus 2017.

The Online application registration process for IBPS RRB 2017 has been closed.

The candidates who are willing to appear in the Exam must be well-aware of all the instructions about IBPS RRB Online Application Form 2017.

To get every single information about the exam, right from its online application fee to the detailed instructions, please visit the link mentioned above.

During the Online Application Submission, candidates often get confused about what Exam Center to choose and which Bank to opt as job preference. To quench their queries, Eduncle is presenting the List of IBPS RRB Exam Centers & Participating Banks along with their Vacancy List. Please check below –

List of IBPS RRB Exam Centers – See Which Exam City is Nearby to You!

From the below list, select the nearby exam center to your hometown.

IBPS RRB Participating Institutes along with their Vacancies [Post-Wise Classification]

There are total 64 Regional Rural Banks in India but in 2017 IBPS Recruitment Year, only 56 RRB’s are participating.

To help you in choosing the better Bank as your preferences while filling up the IBPS RRB Online Form, we have come up with the Post-Wise Vacancy List of all the Participating Banks.

Please check the official PDF –

IBPS RRB Preparation Tips & Study Plan [Experts Strategies]

IBPS RRB is the toughest amongst all the IBPS Exams, so it requires a great deal of dedication & determination to crack the exam.

However, if you follow the right approach, then you can easily achieve its qualification. To make it easier for you to plan up an effective study strategy, we are providing you some handpicked tips below. Please have a look –

1. In Prelims Exam, you only need to cover the IBPS Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude. So, it’s’ better that you save more time for the Mains Subjects simultaneously.

2. For an effective preparation of IBPS Quantitate Aptitude & Logical Reasoning, candidates must prepare short-notes in which they can note down all the quick methods & short tricks to solve the questions.

3. The IBPS English & Hindi aren’t too tough. It’s better that you revise all your basic concepts regarding both subjects.

4. For IBPS General Awareness Section, focus more on the Banking & Financial GK Questions as they consist higher marks in the question paper.

Also, keep yourself updated with Current Affairs & General Knowledge Updates.

5. The Computer Awareness Section is of only 20 Marks but if you prepare well for this section, you can bag up the total 20 marks. So, make sure you cover up all the basics of IBPS Computer Awareness.

For Daily Study Plan & Experts Designed Time Schedule, you may visit to – IBPS RRB Study Plan & Tips [Sure-Shot Success Mantras]

Do you need more assistance? Please call us on toll-free number (1800-120-1021) to get the Experts Assistance.

Those who wish to upgrade their scores in IBPS RRB 2017 Exam must not miss these Performance Booster while preparing for the Exam. Experts have suggested IBPS aspirants to solve Previous Years Papers, Mock Test Papers & Take Online Test Series for three reasons –

1. It helps candidates in getting a fair idea about the difficulty level of questions in the Past Years’ Exams.

2. They can easily understand what topics have higher marking weightage by analyzing the IBPS RRB Previous Years Papers & Mock Test Papers.

3. It helps candidates in self-assessing their Performance Level & to improve it as well.

The official website of IBPS releases the separate IBPS RRB Admit Cards & IBPS RRB Call Letters for those candidates who wish to appear in Pre-Exam Training, Prelims, Main Exams & Interviews.

To appear in any of these stages, candidates must have their IBPS RRB Admit Card/Call Letter otherwise they won’t be permitted to enter the examination hall.

The official website will release the IBPS RRB Admit Cards on the following dates –

S.No. Exam Activity Important Dates
1. IBPS RRB Call Letters for Officer Scale-I Pre- Exam Training 21st August to 3rd September 2017 for Officer Scale 1
2. IBPS RRB Call Letters for Office Assistant Pre- Exam Training 21st August to 9th September 2017 for Office Assistant
3. IBPS RRB Admit Cards for Officer Scale - I Prelims Exam Available from 28th August 2017
4. IBPS RRB Admit Cards for Office Assistant Prelims Exam September 2017
5. IBPS RRB Hall Tickets for Officer Scale – I (Mains) October 2017
6. IBPS RRB Hall Tickets for Officer Scale – II & III (Single Paper) October 2017
7. IBPS RRB Hall Tickets for Office Assistant (Mains) November 2017
8. IBPS RRB Call Letters for Interviews (Officer Scale – I, II & III) December 2017

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IBPS RRB Result & Cut-off Marks [List of Shortlisted Candidates]

As you know that the IBPS RRB Exam is conducted within various phases. For each phase, the official website releases the RRB Results & Cut Off Scores. The candidates who qualify the first stage are preceded to the next recruitment stage.

To make the candidates better understand the selection criteria for each stage under IBPS RRB Recruitment, Eduncle has come up with the detailed procedure of IBPS RRB Result & Cut Off declaration.

Please visit the blog & see which scores should be obtained to qualify the IBPS RRB Exam.

After completing of the entire Recruitment processes, Banks conduct the Provisional Allotment session in which candidates are selected based on their combined scores of Mains & Interviews (only where applicable).

Please check out the IBPS RRB Final Cutoff of Provisional Allotment to know about the final score on which candidates can get entry in their desired banks.

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