The IBPS RRB Exam Dates for 2020 have been released in the IBPS exam calendar 2020. The last recruitment drive was conducted in 2019 and according to the official IBPS RRB Notification, the application process began in June 2019. This article will discuss the important dates and other details like exam pattern and eligibility criteria regarding the IBPS RRB Exam of 2020.
The IBPS RRB 2019 recruitment was completed in February 2020. The final list of provisionally selected candidates for both Officer and Office Assistant post was released on February 23, 2020.
Know more about the other exams conducted by IBPS, at the linked article.
Further in this article, we shall discuss the IBPS RRB exam dates for 2020 and previous few year recruitment.
The IBPS RRB 2020 recruitment is about to begin soon and candidates must start their preparation and make sure they perform well in the examinations.
IBPS RRB Exam Dates
Given below are the tentative IBPS RRB exam dates 2020. Candidates can refer to these dates and prepare themselves accordingly for the upcoming IBPS RRB exams:
|IBPS RRB Exam Dates 2020|
|IBPS RRB Exam Events||Important Dates (Tentative)|
|Official Notification||July 2020|
|Prelims Exam||Officer Scale & Office Assistant – August 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th & 16th, 2020|
|Prelims Result||September 2020|
|Single Exam||September 13, 2020|
|Mains Exam||Officer Scale – September 13, 2020
Office Assistant – September 19, 2020
|Mains Result||November/December 2020|
|Provisional Allotment||January 2021|
Aspirants can check the IBPS exam dates for the exam conducted by IBPS for recruitment to various posts at the linked article.
The IBPS RRB Exams are scheduled to begin from August with the final result scheduled to be published in January 2020. The details of the IBPS RRB Exam Date are given below.
|Activity||IBPS RRB 2019 Dates|
|Online registration of Application by candidates||June 18th 2019 to July 4th 2019|
|Payment of Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Online)||June 18th 2019 to July 4th 2019|
|Download of call letters for Pre-Exam training for Officer Scale – I||July 2019|
|Conduct of Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale- I||July 21st 2019 to July 26th 2019|
|Download of call letters for Pre-Exam Training for Office Assistant||July 2019|
|Conduct of Pre-Exam Training for Office Assistant||July 27th 2019, to August 1st 2019|
|Download of call letters for online examination – Preliminary||July 2019|
|Online Examination – Preliminary||Officer Scale-I – August 3rd 2019, August 4th 2019 and August 11 2019
Office Assistant – August 17th 2019, August 18th 2019 and August 25th 2019
|Result of Online Examination – Preliminary||Officer Scale-I – August 2019
Officer Assistant – September 2019
|Download of Call Letter for Online exam – Main/Single||September 2019|
|Online Examination – Main/Single||Officers (I, II & III) – September 22nd 2019
Office Assistant – September 29th 2019
|Declaration of Result – Main/Single (For Officers Scale I, II & III)||January 1, 2020|
|Download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scale I, II & III)||January 2020|
|Conduct of Interview (For officers Scale I, II and III)||January-February 2020|
|Provisional Allotment (For Officers Scale I, II and III & Office Assistant.) (Multipurpose)||February 26, 2020|
Soon IBPS shall release the IBPS RRB exam dates and notification 2020. Candidates are advised to start their preparation. Given below are a few links that may prove to be helpful for the candidates:
Also, candidates preparing for the General Awareness section can refer to the below mentioned links for their preparation:
Aspirants can also visit the bank exam syllabus page and get the detailed section-wise syllabus common for almost every bank exam.
IBPS RRB Notification
The IBPS RRB exam dates are released along with the IBPS RRB notification. One common notification for the post of Officer Scale I, II and III and Office Assistants.
The official notification for the Regional Rural Banks is released in the month of June every year and candidates are made familiar with the exam dates.
However, every year IBPS releases the IBPS Calendar 2020 which mentions the tentative schedule for exams for that respective year. Candidates can also check the IBPS RRB exam dates there.
For any more information regarding the IBPS RRB exam dates, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, etc., candidates can visit the IBPS RRB Notification page.
IBPS RRB Eligibility
The IBPS RRB exam pattern varies slightly from post to post, but the common factor between them is that they all consist of a Prelims, Mains and Interview phase. Only those candidates that pass the criteria can attend all the phases of the IBPS RRB Exam.
The IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria are as follows:
- Nationality / Citizenship
- Education and Experience
To know more in detail about the IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria, visit the linked article.
IBPS RRB Exam Centre List
The IBPS has released a list of examination centres for both Prelims and Mains examination. By going through the list of examination centres of IBPS RRB 2019, candidates will be able to select the exam centres of their preference while completing the application process.
The intimation of the exam centres will be given through the admit card. It must be kept in mind that the candidates cannot change the examination centre once they are allocated. Hence it is advisable that candidates choose these exam centres with utmost care.
The tentative list of IBPS RRB Examination Centre is given below:
Interested candidates can also know the detailed IBPS RRB salary structure at the linked article.
IBPS RRB Exam Pattern
The IBPS RRB Exam Pattern consists of :
- Prelims Examination
- Mains Examination
- Interview Phase
*Note: The interview phase in not applicable to those candidates who are applying for the post of Office Assistant. It is applicable only for the posts of Officers Scale – I, II & III
For a more detailed insight into the IBPS RRB Syllabus, visit the linked article.
The IBPS RRB exam requires extreme preparation and dedication to be cracked. It is recommended for candidates to visit BYJU’S to get complete IBPS RRB related information along with various study materials, sample papers, mock tests, and question papers to help aspirants prepare in a more effective way.
Frequently Asked Questions for IBPS RRB Exam Dates
Q 1. What is the IBPS RRB exam date 2020?
Q 2. What is the difference between IBPS RRB and IBPS PO exam?
Q 3. Which books are recommended for the preparation of IBPS Officer Scale I exam?
Ans. Given below is a list of books that candidates can refer to while preparing for the IBPS RRB Officer Scale I exam:
- Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S.Agarwal
- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R.S. Agarwal
- General Awareness by Arihant Publications
- Wren and Martin for English
- Data Interpretation by Arun Sharma
The best practise to prepare for the general awareness section is to read the newspaper on a daily basis and stay updated with all recent news across the country.