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IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - Complete IBPS RRB Recruitment Process

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - Complete IBPS RRB Recruitment Process

Edited By Soujanya K | Updated on Feb 08, 2024 09:24 AM IST | #IBPS RRB

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection outlines the IBPS RRB 2024 selection procedure in the official notification. The IBPS RRB selection process is different for each post. In the article below, we discuss every stage of the IBPS RRB 2024 exam in detail, along with some preparation tips and book recommendations.

Candidates for the posts of Officer Scale I, II, III and Officer Assistant are selected through the IBPS RRB exam. The IBPS RRB exam is conducted separately for posts of Officer Scale I, II, III and the post of Office assistant. All the written exams are conducted in online mode. The interview round for the posts of Officer Scale I, II, III will be held offline. There is no interview round for IBPS RRB Office Assistant.

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - Overview

Exam name

IBPS RRB examination

Exam Conducting Authority

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)

Exam Level

National

Post-wise stages of the IBPS RRB exam

Officer Scale I

  • Prelims

  • Mains

  • Interview

Officer Scale II and III

  • CBT

  • Interview

  • Office Assistant

  • Prelims

  • Mains

IBPS exam mode

Online

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - Post-Wise Stages

The IBPS RRB 2024 selection procedure will be a three-stage procedure. Check the table below to know about the selection process of various posts for the IBPS RRB 2024 exam.

IBPS RRB Post-Wise Selection Procedure Stages

IBPS RRB Posts

IBPS RRB Selection Process Stages

Office Assistant exam pattern

Prelims and Mains

Officer Scale-I Exam pattern

Prelims, Mains and Interview

Officer Scale-II and III exam pattern

Computer-based test and Interview

IBPS RRB Important Links

IBPS RRB Application Form 2024

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2024

IBPS office assistant selection process

The IBPS RRB Office Assistant selection process 2024 has two stages - prelims and mains. There is no interview conducted for the Office Assistant post. The marks of the mains exam are considered for preparing the IBPS RRB merit list. The IBPS RRB Office Assistant prelims marks are for shortlisting the number of applicants for the mains exam. Check the tables below for the IBPS RRB office assistant 2024 selection process and exam pattern.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2024 Selection Process

Stages of Exam

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Prelims (qualifying in nature)

80

80

Mains

200

200

Note: The duration of the prelims exam is 45 minutes and the duration of the mains exam is 2 hours.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 selection process

The IBPS RRB 2024 selection procedure for Officer Scale I has three phases - prelims, mains and interview. Applicants qualifying the IBPS RRB preliminary exam are eligible to appear for the mains exam. The marks of the IBPS RRB mains exam and interview are taken into account for preparing the final merit list. Selected candidates are recruited as Assistant Managers in the different Regional Rural Banks. Check the tables below to know about the Officer Scale I IBPS RRB 2024 exam pattern and selection process.

RRB Officer Scale 1 selection process

Stages of Exam

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Prelims (qualifying in nature)

80

80

Mains

200

200

Interview

-

100

Note: The duration of the prelims exam is 45 minutes and the duration of the mains exam is 2 hours.

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - IBPS RRB Officer Scale II and III

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale II and III exams have one computer-based test. The IBPS RRB 2024 Officer Scale II and III selection procedure also has an interview stage. Applicants shortlisted in the single window CBT exam are eligible to appear for the interview. The merit list is prepared on the basis of the CBT exam and interview. Check the tables below for IBPS RRB 2024 Officer Scale II and III selection process.

IBPS RRB 2024 Officer Scale II and III Selection Process

Stages of Exam

Number of Questions

Total Marks

Officer Scale II Specialist Cadre (Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes)

CBT

240

200

Interview

-

100

Officer Scale II General Banking Officer (Duration: 2 hours)

CBT

200

200

Interview

-

100

Officer Scale-III (Duration: 2 hours)

CBT

200

200

Interview

-

100

IBPS RRB Recruitment Process 2024 - Stages

The stages of the IBPS RRB recruitment process are listed below.

  • Successfully fill and submit the IBPS RRB application form 2024.

  • Those who have successfully completed the application process will be able to download the IBPS RRB 2024 admit card for appearing in the examination.

  • The IBPS RRB 2024 exam will be conducted in multiple stages. That will be for the Office Assistant post aspirants have to appear for prelims and mains exam. For Officer Scale I, they will have to appear for prelims, mains and interviews and for Officer Scale II and III, applicants have to appear for a CBT exam and interview.

  • The IBPS result will be declared in online mode by the IBPS for every stage of the IBPS RRB 2024 selection procedure.

Quick Links

IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2024

IBPS RRB Answer Key 2024

IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2024 - Resolution of Ties

In case of a tie in the IBPS RRB result 2024 between applicants, the tie will be resolved on the basis of the age criteria set by the IBPS. That is the older applicant is given preference.

Best Books for IBPS RRB 2024 Exam

Aspirants must refer to the best books IBPS RRB 2024 exam preparation for all the subjects mentioned in the syllabus. Check the table below for the best books for IBPS RRB 2024 exam preparation.

Best Books for IBPS RRB 2024 Exam

Books

Author/ Publication

India Year Book

Publications Division, Government of India

Word Power Made Easy

Norman Lewis

Quantitative Aptitude

R.S. Aggarwal

New Approach to Reasoning

BS Sijwali and Indu Sijwali

Computer Awareness

Arihant Publisher

IBPS RRB Preparation Tips 2024

Here are a few IBPS RRB 2024 preparation tips on how to study for the exam.

  • Select the IBPS RRB post applying for first.

  • Go through the IBPS RRB 2024 exam pattern and syllabus.

  • Make a proper study schedule for the IBPS RRB 2024 exam preparation.

  • Note down important points for revision at a later stage.

  • Pay more attention to higher weightage topics in the IBPS RRB exam.

  • The study from the best books for IBPS RRB 2024 exam.

  • Solve IBPS RRB sample question papers after completing the IBPS RRB 2024 syllabus, etc.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. Is there negative marking in the IBPS RRB examination?

Yes, there is negative marking in the IBPS RRB prelims and mains exam.

2. When will the the IBPS RRB 2024 prelims exam for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant be conducted?

IBPS RRB 2024 prelims exam for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant will be conducted on August 3, 4, 10, 17 and 18, 2024. IBPS RRB single exam for Office Scale II and III will be conducted on September 29, 2024.

3. For what posts is the IBPS RRB 2024 exam conducted?

The IBPS RRB exam 2024 is being conducted to recruit eligible applicants to Officer Scale I, II, III and Office Assistant posts.

4. Does IBPS release the IBPS RRB 2024 cutoff?

Yes, the IBPS will release the IBPS RRB 2024 cutoff marks for all the posts.

5. What is the minimum age to apply for the IBPS RRB 2024 examination?

The minimum age to apply for the IBPS RRB 2024 exam is 18 years.

6. Is the IBPS RRB prelims marks considered in preparation of the final merit list?

No, prelims marks are just for shortlisting applicants for the mains exam.

7. What is the salary of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I?

The salary of IBPS RRB 2024 Officer Scale I is Rs 29,000 – Rs 33,000 approximately.

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Questions related to IBPS RRB

Have a question related to IBPS RRB ?

Hi ,

So, there are two posts for IBPS RRB pro exam, and their eligibility criteria according to IBPS RRB 2023 are:

Post                                                                                   Age Limit

1. Officer Scale-I(Assistant Manager)                                 Minimum age-18 years                                                                                                         Maximum age-30 years

2. Officer Assistant (Multipurpose)                                    Minimum age-18 years                                                                                                        Maximum age-28 years

So according to your year of birth , you don't have an age limit for IBPS RRB pro exam.

Absolutely yes, you can give RRB PO exam in Hindi language as well. While filling the form you will have to select your language as Hindi. Also there is quite difference in Hindi and English paper, hence to be on a safer side you should check the last year question paper as well of both the subjects while preparing for the exam

Hello aspirant,

No, you are not eligible for the IBPS Clerk 2023 examination. The lowest age for the IBPS clerk test is 20 years, and the maximum age is 28 years. To be eligible, candidates must hold a college or university degree in any discipline. Students who are in their final year of study are ineligible to participate in the recruitment process. Applicants must demonstrate competency in the state's/official UT's language, which means they must be fluent in the language.

Since you have crossed the maximum age limit criteria, you are not eligible.

Thank you

Hope this information helps you.

Hi,

Since you were born on 04-12-1990, you're around 32 year-old.

The age limit for each post respectively is as follows -

Age restriction (as of June 1st):

- The candidate for Office Assistant should be between the ages of 18 and 28.

- Aspirants for Officer Scale I must be at least 18 years old and no older than 30 years old.

- Officer Scale-II: The lower and upper age limits for the position of manager are 21 and 32 years, respectively.

- Officer Scale-III: The lower and upper age limits for this post are 21 and 40 years, respectively.


Therefore, you can apply for Officer Scale-II and Officer Scale-III respectively, according to the age criteria.


You might want to check the following link for more information regarding the examination details for IBPS RRB 2022, such as admission procedure, seat matrix, syllabus, exam strategy, previous year papers, etc. -

https://www.google.com/amp/s/competition.careers360.com/exams/ibps-rrb/amp

Hello,

You cannot change your details after the application has been submitted. The last date to apply for IBPS RRB is also over. Your details in the certificates and the application must match. If your name is different in the certificate and the application then you need to get an affidavit that both the names belong to you. You need to provide this certificate at the time of document verification. Your candidature will gets cancelled if the details are incorrect.

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