Regional Rural Banks in India

The Regional Rural Banks in India are the Commercial Banks operating in various rural areas of the country. IBPS conducts the exam for the recruitment of Officers or Office Assistants in various RRBs.

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is the body which conducts the IBPS RRB exam across the country and is one of the largest banking sector Organisations in the country.

IBPS conducts various other exams, and interested candidates can know about them at the linked article.

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In this article, we bring to you the list of Regional Rural Banks in India and Public sector banks sponsoring them. With a total of 56 RRBs in India, candidates across the country look forward to get recruited in one of these and join the banking sector. 

There are three main IBPS RRB exams conducted in the country. This includes:

For any further information regarding the IBPS RRB exams, candidates can visit the linked article.

List of Regional Rural Banks in India

The main aim of introducing RRBs in India was to comfort the people living in rural areas and providing them with all the necessary banking information and facilities.

Given below is the state-wise list of Regional rural banks in India along with their sponsor banks and their head office:

List of Regional Rural Banks in India
State Name of RRB Sponsor Bank Head Office
Andhra Pradesh Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank Syndicate Bank Kadapa
Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank Andhra Bank Guntur
Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank State Bank of India Kadapa
Saptagiri Grameena Bank Indian Bank Chittor
Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank State Bank of India Naharlagun
Assam Assam Gramin Vikash Bank United Bank of India Guwahati
Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank State Bank of India Diphu
Bihar Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank Central Bank of India Muzaffarpur
Bihar Gramin Bank UCO Bank Patna
Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank Punjab National Bank Patna
Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank State Bank of India Raipur
Gujarat Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank Bank of Baroda Bharuch
Dena Gujarat Gramin Bank Dena Bank Gandhinagar
Saurashtra Gramin Bank State Bank of India Rajkot
Haryana Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank Punjab National Bank Rohtak
Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank Punjab National Bank Mandi
Jammu and Kashmir Ellaquai Dehati Bank State Bank of India Srinagar
J&K Grameen Bank J&K Bank Ltd. Jammu
Jharkhand Vananchal Gramin Bank State Bank of India Ranchi
Jharkhand Gramin Bank Bank of India Ranchi
Karnataka Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank Canara Bank Ballari
Kaveri Gramin Bank State Bank of India Mysuru
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Syndicate Bank Dharwad
Kerala Kerala Gramin Bank Canara Bank Mallapuram
Madhya Pradesh Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank  Bank of India Indore
Central Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank Central Bank of India Indore
Madhyanchal Gramin Bank State Bank of India Sagar
Maharashtra Vidarbha Konkan Gramin Bank Bank of India Nagpur
Maharashtra Gramin Bank Bank of Maharashtra Aurangabad
Manipur Manipur Rural Bank United Bank of India Imphal
Meghalaya Meghalaya Rural Bank State Bank of India Shillong
Mizoram Mizoram Rural Bank State Bank of India Aizawl
Nagaland Nagaland Rural Bank State Bank of India Kohima
Odisha Odisha Gramya Bank Indian Overseas Bank Bhubaneshwar
Utkal Grameen Bank State Bank of India Bolangir
Puducherry Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank Indian Bank Puducherry
Punjab Punjab Gramin Bank Punjab National Bank Kapurthala
Malwa Gramin Bank State Bank of India Sangrur
Sutlej Gramin Bank Bhatinda
Rajasthan Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank Bank of Baroda Ajmer
Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank State Bank of India Jodhpur
Tamil Nadu Pallavan Grama Bank Indian Bank Salem
Pandyan Grama Bank Indian Overseas Bank Virudhunagar
Telangana Telangana Grameena Bank State Bank of India Hyderabad
Tripura Tripura Gramin Bank United Bank of India Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Gramin Bank of Aryavart Bank of India Lucknow
Allahabad UP Gramin Bank Allahabad Bank Banda
Baroda Uttar Pradesh Gramin Bank Bank of Baroda Raebareli
Kashi Gomti Samyut Gramin Bank Union Bank of India Varanasi
Sarva UP Gramin Bank Punjab National Bank Meerut
Prathama UP Gramin Bank Syndicate Bank Moradabad
Purvanchal Bank State Bank of India Gorakhpur
Uttarakhand Uttarakhand Gramin Bank State Bank of India Dehradun
West Bengal Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank United Bank of India Murshidabad
Paschim Banga Gramin Bank UCO Bank Howrah
Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank Central Bank of India Coochbehar

The list of Regional rural banks given above can help candidates who are willing to apply online for the upcoming IBPS RRB recruitment. Candidates can select the state from which they wish to apply for the exam.

Candidates can know more about the RRB exam from the IBPS RRB notification released by the conducting body every year prior to the examination, mentioning the important dates, eligibility, exam pattern, etc.

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Frequently Asked Questions on Regional Rural Banks in India

Q 1. How many Regional Rural Banks are there in India?

Ans. There are a total of 56 Regional Rural Banks in India.

Q 2. Are the Regional Banks Government Owned?

Ans. No, the RRBs in India are sponsored by various Public Sector Banks. They come under the category of “Nationalised Banks”.

Q 3. Which exams are conducted for Regional Rural Banks?

Ans. The following exams are conducted for the Regional Rural Banks:

  • IBPS RRB PO
  • IBPS RRB SO
  • IBPS RRB Clerk

Q 4. How to apply for Regional Rural Bank Exams?

Ans. Candidates can apply for the various posts under the Regional Rural Banks by visiting the official website of IBPS when the official notification for recruitment is released.

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