Every year, the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts the IBPS RRB Clerk Exam in order to recruit Office Assistants who will form the backbone of the day-to-day activities of a Regional Rural Bank (RRB). This article will discuss the important details about the exam such as exam dates, syllabus, cut off score and more.
To know more about other IBPS Exams, visit the linked article.
IBPS RRB Clerk Syllabus
The IBPS RRB Clerk Syllabus is divided into two parts: Prelims and Mains. The following is the breakup for each stage.
IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Syllabus: The prelims consist of reasoning and numerical ability.
IBPS RRB Clerk Mains Syllabus: Along with reasoning and numerical ability, there are more subjects in the like General Awareness, Computer Knowledge, Financial Awareness and Hindi/English Language. For the specialised posts, the relevant professional knowledge will also be featured as a subject in the Mains exam.
To know more about the syllabus and the exam pattern candidates can visit the IBPS RRB Syllabus page.
IBPS RRB Clerk Exam Date
The exam dates for IBPS RRB Clerk 2019 are as mentioned below. The exact dates are given in the table below:
|Examination||IBPS RRB Clerk 2019 Exam Date|
|IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims||August 17th 2019|
|August 18th 2019|
|August 25th 2019|
|IBPS RRB Clerk Mains||September 29th 2019|
|Final Result||February 23, 2020|
To know more about the IBPS RRB Exam Date, visit the linked article.
IBPS RRB Clerk Cut Off
The required cutoff score has not been released yet by the IBPS. They will be updated once the official intimation from the IBPS is received. Candidates can bookmark this article or visit the official website of the IBPS to stay updated.
The general rule is that each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of the Online Mains Examination to be shortlisted for the interview phase. Depending on the number of vacancies available, an adequate number of candidates in each category not exceeding three times the declared vacancies shall be called for interview, subject to availability.
To get an idea of the cutoff for IBPS RRB Clerk 2019 the cutoff score for IBPS RRB Clerk 2018 can be a good reference. The state-wise cutoff is as follows:
|State||IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims 2018 Cut Off Score|
|Jammu & Kashmir||70.00|
The state-wise cutoffs for IBPS RRB Clerk Mains are as follows:
|State||IBPS RRB Clerk Mains 2018 Cutoff Score|
|Jammu & Kashmir||91|
To know more about the eligibility criteria of the IBPS RRB Clerk exam visit our IBPS RRB Eligibility Page.
IBPS RRB Clerk Result Date
Only after preparing the merit list of all the qualified candidates along with a list of candidates who will be given provisional allotment, will the IBPS RRB Clerk Result be declared. The provisional allotment is confirmed once the candidate clears background verification.
The IBPS RRB result 2019 has been declared by IBPS on February 26, 2020 and candidates can check the result at the linked article. The results are declared in the form of a scorecard as well as a list of candidates provisionally allocated an RRB Branch.
With a very low pass percentage of applicants clearing the exam, IBPS RRB Clerk exam is one of the most competitive examinations in India. Thus the preparation for this exam must be thorough and detailed. The Institute conducts IBPS RRB Clerk mock tests to enable aspirants to get an idea of the examination.
It is more prudent, however, for candidates to prepare using more material than that available on the official website. BYJU’S well-developed study material and courses are highly recommended to ensure that the chances of success are high, thus ensuring that the candidates pass the exam with relative ease and comfort.