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 AssistantMarketing ManagerTreasury Manager
Officer Scale – IBanking Officer Scale - IIAgriculture 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 2021 Official Notification Link [Download PDF]

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.

OrganisationInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post NameProbationary Officer, Clerk, Officer Scale -2 & 3
VacancyTo be notified
Participating Banks11
Application ModeOnline
Registration DatesJune-July 2022
Exam ModeOnline
Recruitment ProcessOfficer Scale 1, 2 & 3: Prelims, Mains, Interview 
Clerk: Prelims and Mains
SalaryVaries for different posts
Official websitewww.ibps.in

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:

ActivityDates
IBPS RRB NotificationJune 2022
Online Application Starts onJune 2022
Online Applications will end on--
Pre-Exam Training Schedule--
Call Letters for Prelims ExamJuly 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 Exam24th September 2022
Office Assistant Mains Exam01st 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
PostVacancies (7th June 2021)Increased Vacancies (10th June 2021)
Office Assistants (Multipurpose)61016888
Officer Scale I42574716
Officer Scale II (Agriculture Officer)2626
Officer Scale II (Marketing Officer)4242
Officer Scale II (Treasury Manager)1010
Officer Scale II (Law)2828
Officer Scale II (CA)3333
Officer Scale II (IT)6060
Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer)917940
Officer Scale III213215
Total1168712958

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:

Apply Online Link for IBPS RRB 2022 Exam

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.

CategoryFee
SC/ST/PWBD175
Other Category850

Download IBPS RRB Previous Year Question Papers

IBPS RRB 2022 Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for IBPS RRB 2022 Exam, a candidate is required to fulfil the given eligibility criteria:

Eligibility CriteriaRequirement
Nationality / Citizenship
  1. a Citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or
  2. a subject of Bhutan or
  3. a Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or
  4. a person of Indian origin who has 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, provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
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 ProficiencyCandidates 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.

Educational Qualification

Post Educational Qualification Experience
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.
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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.
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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)
Chartered Accountant
Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of of India.
 One Year as a Chartered Accountant. 
Law Officer
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
Treasury Manager
Chartered 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 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 

Note:

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:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PWD10 years
Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-ServicemenActual 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 remarried9 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

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1.Reasoning4040

A cumulative time of 45 mins

 

2.Numerical Ability4040
Total8080

IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning Paper4050

A cumulative time of 2 hours

 

2General Awareness Paper4040
3Numerical Ability Paper4050
4English/Hindi Language Paper4040
5Computer Knowledge4020
Total200200

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

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1.Reasoning4040

A cumulative time of 45 mins

 

2.Numerical Ability4040
Total8080

IBPS RRB 2022 Mains Exam (Officer Scale-I)

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning4050

A cumulativetime of 2 hours 

 

 

2General Awareness4040
3Numerical Ability4050
4English/Hindi Language4040
5Computer Knowledge4020
Total200200

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.

Read Detailed IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Pattern

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 outAnalogy
SyllogismCoding-Decoding
Blood RelationAlphabet Test
Series TestNumber
Ranking and TimeCauses and Effects
Direction Sense TestSitting Arrangements
Decision MakingStatement and Assumption
Figure SeriesAssertion and Reason
Statement and ConclusionWord Formation
Statement and ArgumentsStatements and Action Courses
Figure Series TestMiscellaneous Tests

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Number SystemHCF and LCM
Decimal FractionProfit and Loss
Simple InterestCompound Interest
Time and WorkTime and Distance
AveragesSimplification
PartnershipPercentages
Ratio and ProportionAverages
Case StudiesCharts and Graphs
Permutation and CombinationProbability

English Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Spotting ErrorsCommonly Misspelled Words
Jumbled WordsPhrase Substitution
Fill in the BlanksJumbled up sentences
Idioms and PhrasesCloze Tests
ComprehensionOne word Substitution

Hindi Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

VyakaranFill in the Blanks
MistakesParagraphs

Computer Knowledge Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Computer FundamentalsComputer Abbreviations
Software and Hardware FundamentalsShortcut Keys
NetworkingBasic Knowledge of the Internet
MS OfficeHistory of Computers
DatabaseSecurity Tools
History and Future of ComputersVirus, Hacking

General Awareness Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Current AffairsSocial Function of Banks
Countries/CurrenciesUNO
Indian and International EconomyMarketing
Banking TermsAwards and Honors
RBISports
Books and AuthorsFinance
Fiscal Monetary PoliciesAgriculture
Repo and Reverse Repo RateHistory of Banking

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022 for Officer Scale 1, 2 & 3

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 NameMonthly Income
Officer Scale-IRs. 29,000 - Rs. 33,000
Officer Scale-IIRs. 33,000- Rs. 39,000
Officer Scale-IIIRs. 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!

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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.

Click Here to Download IBPS RRB Admit Card / Call Letter

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.

Click Here to View IBPS RRB Result

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
State/UTGeneralOBCEWS
Andhra Pradesh 69.25 69.25 69.25
Arunachal Pradesh   
Assam 71  
Bihar7373 
Chhattisgarh 71  
Gujarat76.7576.75 
Haryana 75.75  
Himachal Pradesh 74.25  
Jammu & Kashmir 72  
Jharkhand76.25  76.25  
Karnataka70.7570.75 
Kerala 77  
Madhya Pradesh73.7573.75 
Maharashtra72.75 72.75 
Manipur   
Meghalaya   
Mizoram   
Nagaland   
Odisha78.5  
Puducherry   
Punjab76.5  
Rajasthan76.7576.75 
Tamil Nadu 70.5 70.5 
Telangana 69 6969
Tripura   61.5
Uttar Pradesh 76.576.576.5
Uttarakhand 77.5  
West Bengal75.75  

IBPS RRB Clerk Previous Year Cut Off- Click Here

IBPS RRB PO Prelims Cut-off 2021

IBPS RRB PO Prelims Cut Off 2021 
State/UTUROBCEWSST
Andhra Pradesh52.50   
Arunachal Pradesh    
Assam45.7545.75  
Bihar56.2556.2556.25  
Chhattisgarh48.5048  
Gujarat57.2557.25  
Haryana59.50   
Himachal Pradesh57.5048.75 56.25 
Jammu & Kashmir47    
Jharkhand5555  
Karnataka44.7544.75  
Kerala57.75 47  
Madhya Pradesh 54.25 54.25 41.50  
Maharashtra53.75 53.75  49.25 
Mizoram   30
Punjab60.2554  
Odisha58.50   
Rajasthan60.75 60.75 53.50  
Tamil Nadu50.5050.50  
Tripura48   
Telangana5151   
Uttar Pradesh54.5054.50 54.50 45.75 
Uttarakhand60.75    
West Bengal56.505153. 25  

IBPS RRB PO & Officer Scale 2 & 3 Previous Year Cut-Off- Click Here

IBPS RRB 2022: FAQs

IBPS RRB Clerk & PO 2022 Prelims Exam is to be conducted on 07th, 13th, 14th, 20th, 21st August 2022.

The official notification for IBPS RRB 2022 exam is expected to be published in June 2022 at the official website of IBPS i.e. https://ibps.in.

The application fees involve Rs 175/- for Officer Scale I, II, and III and Office Assistant if belonging to SC/ST/PWBD category and Rs 850/- if other categories.

The vacancies will be announced along with the official notification in June 2022.

All tests are bilingual, i.e. available in both English and Hindi. A candidate can choose Hindi Language or English Language.

Yes, there is a negative marking for wrong answers in both Preliminary & Mains exams of IBPS RRB. 1/4th of the total marks will be deducted for the question marked wrong by the candidate.

No, there is no sectional timing in IBPS RRB PO & Clerk Exams. The total time duration of the prelims exam is 45 minutes.

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