IBPS RRB Notification 2022

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts the Officers Scale-I, II & III and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) exams for the Regional Rural Banks (RRBs). The IBPS RRB notification was released on June 6, 2022 on the official website. The prelims exam for the IBPS PO and clerk posts will be held in August, 2022.

For latest notifications regarding the Government exams 2022, candidates can visit the linked article.

Table of Contents:

  1. IBPS RRB Notification
  2. IBPS RRB Exam Dates
  3. IBPS RRB Salary and Vacancy
  4. How to Apply Online for IBPS RRB
  5. IBPS RRB Registration Process
  6. IBPS RRB Eligibility
  7. IBPS RRB Admit Card
  8. IBPS RRB Result

According to the official IBPS RRB notification the recruitment will be done for the following positions:

  • Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
  • Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)
  • Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager)
  • Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager)
  • Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager)

There are various other posts for which IBPS conducts exams. Candidates can know more about these posts and exams from the linked page.

IBPS RRB Notification 2022-23 released!!

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IBPS RRB Notification

The IBPS released the notification for the posts of office assistant, officer scale I, II and III at various regional Rural Banks (RRBs) on June 6, 2022. Detailed information regarding the recruitment is given in the official notification released by the IBPS. It is important that a candidate carefully goes through the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

Given below is the IBPS RRB notification PDF 2022-23. Candidates must go through the same to know the details about the upcoming recruitment:

IBPS RRB Notification PDF 2022-23:-Download PDF Here

IBPS RRB Exam Dates

The exam schedule is declared once the official notification is released. However, at the beginning of every year, the IBPS releases the exam calendar, which mentions the important exam dates.

Given below are the important dates for the IBPS RRB exam 2022, 2021 and 2020.

Important Exam Dates for IBPS RRB Exam 2022

S.No. Description

Important Dates

1. IBPS RRB 2022 notification release date June 6, 2022
2. Starting date to apply for IBPS RRB 2022 June 7, 2022
3. Last date to apply for IBPS RRB 2022 June 27, 2022
4. IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Preliminary Exam Admit Card Release Date July 16, 2022
5. IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Scale I  Preliminary Exam Admit Card Release Date July 22,2022
6. IBPS RRB Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Preliminary Exam Date 2022  August 7, 13, 14, 20 and 21, 2022
7. IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant (Multipurpose)  Preliminary Exam Result Release Date Yet to be announced
8. IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Scale I Preliminary Exam Result Release Date Yet to be announced
9. IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Main Exam Date 2022  September 24, 2022
10. IBPS RRB 2022 Officer Scale I Main Exam Result Release Date Yet to be announced
11. IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Main Exam Date 2022 October 1,  2022
12. IBPS RRB 2022 Office Assistant (Multipurpose)  Main Exam Result Release Date Yet to be announced
13. IBPS RRB Officer Scale II & III (Single Examination) Exam Date 2022 September 24, 2022
14. IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Exam Final Results Release Date 2022 Yet to be announced
15. IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Exam Final Results Release Date 2022 Yet to be announced
16. IBPS RRB Officer II & III Final Result Release Date 2022 Yet to be announced
17. IBPS RRB 2022 Officers Scale I, II and III Interview Call Letter Release Date  October/November 2022 (tentative)
18. IBPS RRB 2022 Officers Scale I, II and III Interview Dates October/November 2022 (tentative)
IBPS RRB Notification – Important Dates
2021  2020
IBPS RRB Notification Release June 7, 2021 June 30, 2020
IBPS RRB Supplementary Notification Release October 22, 2020

Interested candidates can explore the IBPS exam dates for the various other posts at the linked article.

*Note: The exact dates of the examination will be announced once the intimation from IBPS is received. Candidates can bookmark this article and visit it from time to time to stay updated about the latest notifications about the IBPS RRB Exam.

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IBPS RRB Salary and Vacancy

The IBPS RRB salary is set as per the Bipartite Agreement.

A tabular column mentioning the pay scale of the IBPS RRB salary is given below. The pay scale mentioned below is an approximate figure which may vary from bank to bank.

Posts IBPS RRB Pay Scale
Office Assistant Rs 7200 – Rs 19300
Officer Scale-I Rs 14500 – Rs 25700
Officer Scale-II Rs 19400 – Rs 28100
Officer Scale-III Rs 25700 – Rs 31500

Candidates to wish to learn more about the IBPS RRB salary structure can visit the linked page.

The post-wise distribution of vacancies for IBPS RRB 2022 is given below:

IBPS RRB Vacancies 2022

S.No. Name of the Post

Number of Vacancies 

1 Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 4567
2 Officer Scale I 1170
3 Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) 12
4 Officer Scale II (Marketing Officer) 6
5 Officer Scale II (Treasury Manager) 10
6 Officer Scale II (Law) 18
7 Officer Scale II (CA) 19
8 Officer Scale II (IT) 57
9 Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer) 756
10 Officer Scale III 81
                                                                                                Total 6696

How to apply online for the IBPS RRB exam?

The online application process for the IBPS RRB recruitment started on June 7, 2022, and the last date for submission of the application form is June 27, 2022.

Given below is the application fee for the online registration of the IBPS RRB 2022 exam:

Post Category IBPS RRB Application Fee
Officer (Scale I, II & III) SC/ST/PWD Rs. 175
Officer (Scale I, II & III) General Rs. 850
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) SC/ST/PWD/EXSM Rs. 185
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) General Rs. 870

The fee can be paid through online modes such as internet banking and credit/debit cards. The candidates will bear bank transaction charges for online payment of application fees.

IBPS RRB Registration Process

To register for the IBPS RRB examination, candidates can follow the step-by-step registration process listed below.

  1. Visit the official IBPS website (www.ibps.in)
  2. Once at the homepage, click on the ‘Apply Online for CRP – RRB- Officers (Scale-I, II and III)’ or Apply Online for CRP – RRBs – Office Assistant (Multipurpose)’ to start the online application process.
  3. You will be redirected to a new window where you need to click on the new registration application window.
  4. Provide your basic details like name, date of birth, mobile no. email ID, etc.
  5. Click on the submit button to complete the registration process.
  6. You will be provided with a provisional registration number. You need to log in with the registration number, password and date of birth to complete the remaining steps.
  7. You need to upload your recent passport size photo, signature, left thumb impression and a hand written declaration. The image should be in dimensions specified and in JPEG format, while the signature must be done using black ink on a white sheet.
  8. Login again with your registration ID, password to complete remaining steps.
  9. Once done with the process, go through the online application form to make sure everything is in order.
  10. Click on the submit button.
  11. Now you can proceed to make payment through online or offline mode to complete the registration process.

To know the online registration process for IBPS RRB exams, candidates can check the IBPS RRB Apply Online page.

IBPS RRB Eligibility

The IBPS RRB notification specifies a set of eligibility criteria that needs to be fulfilled by any candidate willing to apply for the exam. This criteria includes nationality, educational qualifications and age limit.

The educational qualification, experience, age limit and age relaxation for candidates who wish to apply for the IBPS RRB exams are given in the tables below.

IBPS RRB Age Limit for the Posts of Office Assistant (Multipurpose ), Officer -Scale I, II & III

S.No. Posts

Age Limit

1 Officer Scale- III (Senior Manager) 

            

Above 21 years – Below 40 years 
2 Officer Scale- II (Manager) 

            

Above 21 years – Below 32 years
3 Officer Scale- I (Assistant Manager)

            

Above 18 years – Below 30 years 
4 Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 

            

Between 18 years and 28 years 

Age  Relaxation

S.No. Name of categories

Age Relaxation

1. Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes 5 years
2. Other Backward Classes 3 years
3. Persons With Benchmark Disability as defined under “The Rights of Persons With Disabilities Act, 2016” 10 years
4.  Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen  (For the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose)) 

actual period of service rendered in the defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled ExServicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years

4. In the case of Ex-servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within the next one year from the last date for receipt of application) EXCEPT by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment, subject to ceiling as per Government guidelines (For the post of Officers) 

5 years 

5. Widows, Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried  [only for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose)] 

Age concession upto the age of 35 years for General/EWS, 38 years for OBC and 40 years SC/ST candidates 

6. Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

 

IBPS RRB Educational Qualification and Experience for the Posts of Office Assistant

(Multipurpose ), Officer -Scale I, II & III

S.No. Educational Qualification

Experience

1 Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

  • Graduation/Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
  • Working knowledge of computers is desirable.
  • Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRBs is also part of the eligibility criterion
Not mentioned
2 Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have a degree in Pisciculture, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Horticulture, Forestry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy.
  • Working knowledge of computers is desirable.
  • Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRBs is an important eligibility criterion
Not mentioned
3 Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager) 

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent ( 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 of experience as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.
4 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 experience (in the relevant field)
5 Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager) Chartered Accountant

  • Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India 
One year experience as a Chartered Accountant
6 Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager) Law Officer 

  • Degree from a recognised University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate
Two years experience as an advocate or should have worked as Law officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period of not less than two years
7 Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager) Treasury Manager

  • Chartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution
One year experience (in the relevant field) 
8 Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager) Marketing Officer

  • MBA in Marketing from a recognized university
One year experience (in the relevant field)
9 Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager) Agricultural Officer 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university or its equivalent (minimum of 50% marks in aggregate)
Two years experience (in the relevant field) 
10 Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager)

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent (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 

To know more about the category-wise IBPS RRB eligibility criteria, candidates can visit the linked article.

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IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

The IBPS RRB exam pattern for the Officers Scale I, II, III and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose) is given in the tables below. 

Candidates who want to apply for the IBPS RRB Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose) exam have to appear for the preliminary and main examinations, which is followed by an interview. However, for the posts of officers Scale II and III, there is only a single online exam and interview.

Candidates can refer to the IBPS RRB Syllabus on the linked page.

Examination Pattern of the Online Preliminary and Main Tests for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose)

The pattern of the online preliminary and main exams for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose) is given in the tables below:

Exam Pattern of the Online Preliminary Test for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose)

S.No. Name of Tests Number of Questions Maximum Marks

Duration of the Examination

1 Reasoning Ability 40 40 Composite time of 45 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
Total 80 80

Exam Pattern of the Online Main test for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant (Multi-purpose) 

S.No. Name of Tests Number of

Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration of the Examination

1 Reasoning 40 50 2 hours
2 Computer Knowledge 40 20
3 General Awareness 40 40
4a• English Language 40 40
4b• Hindi Language 40 40
5 Numerical Ability 40 50
  • Candidates can either choose 4a or 4b.

Exam Pattern of the Online (Single) Test for Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer) 

The exam pattern of the online test for Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer) is given in the table below:

S. No. Name of Tests Medium Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration of the Exam
1. Reasoning Ability English/ Hindi 40 50 Composite time of 2 hours
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation English/ Hindi 40 50
3. Financial Awareness English/ Hindi 40 40
4a• English Language English 40 40
4b• Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge English/ Hindi 40 20
  Total   200 200
  • Candidates can either choose 4a or 4b.

Examination Pattern of the Online (Single) Test for Officer Scale II (Specialist Cadre) 

The pattern of the single online exam for Officer Scale II (Specialist Cadre) is given in the table below:

S. No.

Name of Tests Medium Number of Questions Maximum Marks

Duration of the Exam

1. Reasoning Ability English/ Hindi 40 40 Composite time of 2 hours and 30 minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation English/ Hindi 40 40
3. Financial Awareness English/ Hindi 40 40
4a• English Language English 40 20
4b• Hindi Language Hindi 40 20
5. Computer Knowledge English/ Hindi 40 20
6. Professional Knowledge English/ Hindi 40 40
  Total   240 200
  • Candidates can either choose 4a or 4b

Examination Pattern of the Online (Single) Test for Officer Scale III

The exam pattern of the single online test for Officer Scale III is given in the table below:

S. No. Name of Tests Medium Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration

of the Exam

1. Reasoning Ability English/ Hindi 40 50 Composite time of 2 hours
2. Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation English/ Hindi 40 50
3. Financial Awareness English/ Hindi 40 40
4a• English Language English 40 40
4b• Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge English/ Hindi 40 20
  Total   200 200
  • Candidates can either choose 4a or 4b.

IBPS RRB Admit Card

The IBPS RRB admit card is released 10 to 15 days before the date of examination, be it Prelims, Mains or Interview. Candidates need to carry their admit card along with a copy of their identity proof. A list of valid photo ID proofs are as follows:

  • PAN Card
  • Passport
  • Voter’s Card with photograph
  • Permanent  Driving Licence
  • Bank Passbook with photograph
  • Photo identity proof  issued by a Gazetted Officer on official letterhead
  • Photo identity proof issued by a People’s Representative on official letterhead along with  photograph
  • Valid recent Identity Card issued by a recognized College or University 
  • Aadhar card or E-Aadhar Card with a photograph
  • Employee ID
  • Bar Council Identity card with photograph

To know more about the IBPS RRB admit card, steps to download it and the elements of admit card, candidates can check the linked article.

IBPS RRB Exam Centres

Candidates should choose the exam centres carefully while filling in the online application form. A list of exam centres for the IBPS RRB PO and clerk examinations is given in the table below.

RRB Exam Centres 2022

S. No. State Preliminary Exam Centre

Main Exam Centre

1. Andhra Pradesh Anantapur, Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada
2. Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
3. Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
4. Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur
5. Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
6. Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar
7. Haryana Ambala, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Karnal, Kuruksehtra
8. Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Baddi, Hamirpur, Shimla, Solan
9. Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
10. Jharkhand Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
11. Karnataka Bangalore, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bangalore, Belgaum, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi
12. Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram
13. Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur
14. Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Aurangabad Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai Nagpur, Pune
15. Manipur Imphal Imphal
16. Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
17. Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
18. Nagaland Kohima Kohima
19. Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar, Rourkela, Sambalpur
20. Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
21. Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, , Sangrur Jalandhar, Mohali, Patiala
22. Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur
23. Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli, Coimbatore, Tirunelveli
24. Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad, Karimnagar
25. Tripura Agartala Agartala
26. Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi Prayagraj (Allahabad), Kanpur, Lucknow
27. Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee Dehradun
28. West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri Greater Kolkata, Siliguri

IBPS RRB Result

The IBPS releases the list of candidates who are provisionally shortlisted for the post of Office Assistant and Officer Scale I, II & III on its official website. Candidates can check the IBPS RRB result by visiting the linked page.

After the IBPS RRB exam, the results and scorecard are released within a month. The result status shows whether the candidate has qualified for the next phase or not, and the scorecard provides section-wise marks scored by every candidate and the overall cut-off marks for different categories.

Aspirants must note that although the number of vacancies released by the IBPS for RRB recruitment is very high, the number of applicants are also equally high. Thus, a lot of practice and preparation is required to qualify for the examination.

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Frequently Asked Questions on IBPS RRB Notification

Q 1. When is the IBPS RRB Notification generally released every year?

Ans. The IBPS RRB exam is conducted annually, and the notification for the same usually releases in June/ July every year.

Q 2. What is the IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. The IBPS RRB exam is conducted for recruitment of Officers in different scales and Office Assistants in the various Regional Rural Banks of the country. There are a total of 52 Gramin Banks (Regional Rural Banks) in India.

Q 3. The IBPS RRB Notification is released for recruitment to which posts?

Ans. The IBPS RRB notification is released for recruitment to the post of Officer Scale I, II & III and Office Assistants.

Q 4. Is there a fixed number of attempts for the IBPS RRB exam?

Ans. No, there is no fixed number of attempts for the IBPS RRB exam. Candidates can apply for the exam as long as they are eligible to apply for the exam.

2 Comments

  1. sir/mam,
    I am Ananthkumar studing Imsc mathematics finalyear. can i eligible to appear in this year bank exams before i get my graduation certificate.

    • Hi,
      There are a few bank exams where final year students can apply but they will have to show their degree or certificates at the time for the interview and document verification process.

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