IBPS RRB 2022: IBPS RRB Exam is conducted every year by IBPS for selection to the post of both IBPS RRB Assistant and IBPS RRB Officer Cadre in Regional Rural Banks spread across the country. For selection to the post of both Assistant and Officer Cadre in Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) spread across the country, IBPS organises IBPS RRB Exam every year. The selection is made to the post of:
|Office Assistant||Marketing Manager||Treasury Manager|
|Officer Scale – I||Banking Officer Scale - II||Agriculture Officer (Grade – II)|
|Law Officer (Grade – II)||Law Officer (Grade – II)||Chartered Accountant (Grade II)|
|Officer (Grade III)||IT Officer (Grade II)|
IBPS RRB is a national-level banking exam conducted every year by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) for candidates who aspire to join the Regional Rural Bank (क्षेत्रीय ग्रामीण बैंक). Let’s take a look at both these exams:
IBPS RRB 2022 Notification
IBPS is expected to release IBPS RRB 2022 notification in June 2022 to recruit eligible banking aspirants for Office Assistant (Clerk) and Officers Scale-I, II & III in different in Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) across the country. With the release of IBPS RRB Notification 2022, IBPS has released the exam dates, eligibility criteria, online application link, vacancies, selection process, exam centres, pattern and syllabus etc. Till the time, you can download the Official Notification for the previous year by clicking on the link mentioned below.
IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Summary
The detailed advertisement for the vacancies will be published by the Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection on its official website tentatively in June 2022. For more details about IBPS RRB 2022, go through the below summary table.
|Organisation||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)|
|Post Name||Probationary Officer, Clerk, Officer Scale -2 & 3|
|Vacancy||To be notified|
|Registration Dates||June-July 2022|
|Recruitment Process||Officer Scale 1, 2 & 3: Prelims, Mains, Interview |
Clerk: Prelims and Mains
|Salary||Varies for different posts|
IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Dates Out
IBPS has released exam dates for IBPS RRB Recruitment 2022 along with its IBPS Calendar 2022. The candidates preparing for IBPS RRB 2022 can check the important dates from the below table and plan their preparation accordingly. All the important dates related to IBPS RRB 2022 examination are given below:
|IBPS RRB Notification||June 2022|
|Online Application Starts on||June 2022|
|Online Applications will end on||--|
|Pre-Exam Training Schedule||--|
|Call Letters for Prelims Exam||July 2022|
|IBPS RRB Preliminary Examination|
(Officer Scale-I & Office Assistant)
|07th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st August 2022|
|Online Examination – Main / Single Officers (II & III)||24th September 2022|
|Officer Scale I Mains Exam||24th September 2022|
|Office Assistant Mains Exam||01st October 2022|
|Final Result (Provisional Allotment)||01st January 2023|
IBPS RRB 2022 Vacancy
The vacancies for the IBPS RRB 2022 (CRP RRBs XI) exam will be announced in June 2022 along with an IBPS RRB notification PDF. Last Year, IBPS announced 12958 vacancies for the posts of RRB Office Assistant and Officer Scale-I, II & III. The revised vacancies for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk are 6888 and 4716 respectively. The table for Post-wise and Category-wise vacancies is mentioned below.
|IBPS RRB Vacancy 2021|
|Post||Vacancies (7th June 2021)||Increased Vacancies (10th June 2021)|
|Office Assistants (Multipurpose)||6101||6888|
|Officer Scale I||4257||4716|
|Officer Scale II (Agriculture Officer)||26||26|
|Officer Scale II (Marketing Officer)||42||42|
|Officer Scale II (Treasury Manager)||10||10|
|Officer Scale II (Law)||28||28|
|Officer Scale II (CA)||33||33|
|Officer Scale II (IT)||60||60|
|Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer)||917||940|
|Officer Scale III||213||215|
IBPS RRB 2022 Online Application
The Online Application link for IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant and Officers Scale-I, II & III, will be activated in June 2022 a day after the release of official notification at the official website of IBPS i.e. https://ibps.in. All candidates can check all the important details regarding IBPS RRB apply online by clicking on the link mentioned below:
IBPS RRB 2022 Application Fee
The online application fee for IBPS RRB 2022 exam was increased last year. A total of Rs. 850/- is to be paid by candidates belonging to General Category as the application fee for both IBPS RRB Assistant and IBPS RRB Officers exam and Rs. 175/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.
IBPS RRB 2022 Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible for IBPS RRB 2022 Exam, a candidate is required to fulfil the given eligibility criteria:
|Nationality / Citizenship|
|Age Limit||For Office Assistant (Multipurpose)- Between 18 years and 28 years i.e. candidates should have not been born earlier than 02.06.1993 and later than 01.06.2003 (both dates inclusive). |
For Officer Scale- I (Assistant Manager)- Above 18 years - Below 30 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1991 and later than 30.06.2003 (both dates inclusive).
For Officer Scale- II (Manager)- Above 21 years - Below 32 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1989 and later than 31.05.2000 (both dates inclusive).
For Officer Scale- III (Senior Manager)- Above 21 years - Below 40 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.06.1981 and later than 31.05.2000 (both dates inclusive).
|Language Proficiency||Candidates applying for the posts of Office Assistant in any particular RRB are required to possess proficiency in the local language of the State/ UT in which the RRB is situated to be eligible for interview.|
|Office Assistant (Multipurpose)||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent|
(a) Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s*
(b) Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer.
|Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)||i. Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent Preference will be given to the candidates having degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy;|
ii. Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s*
iii. Desirable: working knowledge of Computer.
|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 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 Accountancy.||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 recognised 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)|
Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of of India.
|One Year as a Chartered Accountant.|
Degree from a recognised 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 or Financial Institutions for a period of not less than two years|
Chartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution
|One Year (in the relevant field)|
MBA in Marketing from a recognized university
|One Year (in the relevant field)|
Bachelor’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 aggregate
|Two Years (in therelevant 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 Accountancy.||Minimum 5 years experience as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions|
1. All the educational qualifications mentioned should be from a University/ Institution/ Board recognised by Govt. Of India/ approved by Govt. Regulatory Bodies and the result should have been declared on or before 28.06.2022.
ii. Proper document from Board / University for having declared the result on or before 28.06.2022 has to be submitted at the time of interview for the posts of Officers (Scale I, II and III) and at the time of joining for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose).
Category Wise Age Relaxation:
|Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen||Actual period of service rendered in the defence 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|
IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Pattern
IBPS RRB Clerk 2022 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for the selection to the post of Office Assistant is quite different to that of the exam pattern for the selection to the post of Officer Grade. For IBPS RRB Assistant 2022, the Exam will be conducted in two phases:
- • Preliminary Exam
- • Mains Exam
No interview process will be conducted for selecting candidates for the post of Office Assistant. Selection will be made purely on the marks obtained by the candidate in his/her Mains Examination.
IBPS RRB Assistant Preliminary Exam Pattern
A cumulative time of 45 mins
IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam Exam Pattern
A cumulative time of 2 hours
|2||General Awareness Paper||40||40|
|3||Numerical Ability Paper||40||50|
|4||English/Hindi Language Paper||40||40|
No interview is required after the Mains Exam to get selected for the post of Office Assistant.
IBPS RRB Officer 2022 Exam Pattern
For IBPS RRB Officer 2022, exam will be conducted in three phases:
- • Preliminary Exam
- • Mains Exam
- • Interview Process
The final selection will be made on the cumulative score obtained by a candidate in both Mains Exam and Interview Process
IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Grade Preliminary Examination
A cumulative time of 45 mins
IBPS RRB 2022 Mains Exam (Officer Scale-I)
A cumulativetime of 2 hours
A common exam (single exam) will be conducted for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II & III this year to select candidates on the basis of their professional knowledge.
IBPS RRB 2022 Syllabus
The syllabus for IBPS RRB 2022 is almost same for IBPS RRB Assistant and IBPS RRB Officers. Apart from the below mentioned sections, an additional section of professional knowledge section is asked for the Specialist Officer Grade-II.
Reasoning Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Odd One out||Analogy|
|Blood Relation||Alphabet Test|
|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 Aptitude Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Number System||HCF and LCM|
|Decimal Fraction||Profit and Loss|
|Simple Interest||Compound Interest|
|Time and Work||Time and Distance|
|Ratio and Proportion||Averages|
|Case Studies||Charts and Graphs|
|Permutation and Combination||Probability|
English Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Spotting 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 Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Vyakaran||Fill in the Blanks|
Computer Knowledge Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Computer Fundamentals||Computer Abbreviations|
|Software and Hardware Fundamentals||Shortcut Keys|
|Networking||Basic Knowledge of the Internet|
|MS Office||History of Computers|
|History and Future of Computers||Virus, Hacking|
General Awareness Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam
|Current Affairs||Social Function of Banks|
|Indian and International Economy||Marketing|
|Banking Terms||Awards and Honors|
|Books and Authors||Finance|
|Fiscal Monetary Policies||Agriculture|
|Repo and Reverse Repo Rate||History of Banking|
IBPS RRB 2022 Salary
IBPS RRB Salary varies for the posts releases. IBPS RRB officers receive their salary as per the latest revised pay commissionand the approximate monthly salary has been tabulated below-
|Post Name||Monthly Income|
|Officer Scale-I||Rs. 29,000 - Rs. 33,000|
|Officer Scale-II||Rs. 33,000- Rs. 39,000|
|Officer Scale-III||Rs. 38,000 - Rs. 44,000|
|Office Assistant (Multipurpose)||Rs. 15,000 - Rs. 20,000|
IBPS Clerk Preparation
IBPS RRB exam difficulty level vary from basic to moderate. There are very few sections that have difficult questions. Students should assess their current preparation level, find their strengths and weaknesses, then go through the strategy-making part. For example, students who are just starting the preparation should focus more on the basics. Students who have been preparing for some time and facing difficulties in certain sections should take more practice tests. Sometimes personal doubt sessions with faculties can provide great solutions to your problem but you don’t get that attention in a class full of students.
To bring your preparation on fast track, we have launched the Career Power learning platform to get the IBPS RRB exam syllabus broken into subjects, topics, and sub-topics. There are video lectures for each subtopic that are further broken into levels to go from basics to advanced in a very structured manner. With multiple mock tests and practice tests available for each subject, topic, and subtopic, you can improve your performance day by day. You can also book personalised 1 to 1 doubt sessions with expert faculty with full attention to your problem. Why wait, start your preparation now for free!
IBPS RRB 2022 Admit Card
IBPS will release the admit card on their official website after the application process is completed. Different Admit Cards will be issued for both Preliminary and Mains Examination for both Assistant and Office Assistant. The link to the same will be provided on this page. Hence, candidates are required to visit this site regularly to remain updated.
IBPS RRB 2022 Result
IBPS will declare the results after conducting exams for each stage for both Assistant and Officer Grade. Candidates are required to clear the preliminary round in order to give their Mains Exam. Candidates who make it to the final merit list will be offered the call letter to join the organization.
IBPS RRB Cut-Off 2022
The cut-off for IBPS RRB 2022 will be released once the paper for the same has been conducted. The cut-off for Preliminary Exams and Mains Exam will be different. The cut-off marks will be generated both state wise as well as category wise.
Let' have a look at the IBPS RRB previous year cut-off:
IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Cut Off 2021
|IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Cut-Off 2021|
|Jammu & Kashmir||72|
IBPS RRB PO Prelims Cut-off 2021
|IBPS RRB PO Prelims Cut Off 2021|
|Jammu & Kashmir||47|
|West Bengal||56.50||51||53. 25|