IBPS RRB officer scale 2020

IBPS RRB Notification 2020 out:
Check Exam Date, Eligibility, Selection process for 9000+ Vacancies.


IBPS means The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection. IBPS conducts the recruitment process in Regional Rural Banks i.e. RRB’s through a national level exam annually. The IBPS conducts the recruitment for the following Group A and B posts :

1- IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
2- IBPS RRB Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager)
3- IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II ( Generalist & Specialist)
4- IBPS RRB Officer Scale III (Senior Manager)

Notification for IBPS RRB 2020

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released notification for IBPS RRB on June 30 , 2020 on its official website www.ibps.in . It has also released the several posts of office Assistant and officer scale I, II and III. The registration will be started on July 1, 2020. Candidates who are interested in this process can visit the official website to fill the application form for desired posts.
The last date to fill the required application form and pay the registration fee in July 21,2020. Most probably exam will be conducted in September/October 2020 for prelims stage which is provided on its official website.

There are some changes in IBPS RRB 2020 :-

1- Exam dates of IBPS RRB 2020 for prelims and mains have been postponed.
2- The number of Candidates participating Regional Rural Banks (RRB) has been reduced 43 from 45 for last year.
3- The application fee for all categories has been hiked.
4- Apart from Hindi and English, the exam will be held in Regional languages also.
5- PET may or may not be held due to COVID-19 pandemic.
6-The number of vacancies is more campared to last year.
7- New exam day guidelines issued due to COVID-19 pandemic.
8- It is compulsory to have Aarogya Setu app installed on mobiles phones.
9- If any candidate who do not have Aarogya Setu app , need to fill declaration form.

Highlights of IBPS RRB Recruitment 2020

Name of exam – IBPS RRB
Conducting authority -Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)

Post-Officers Scale I, II & III and Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Groups-Group A and B
Exam level-National
Exam category-Graduation
Exam stages-Officers Scale I: Preliminary, Mains and Interview
Office Assistant: Preliminary and Mains
Officers Scale II and III: Single level exam and Interview
Frequency of exam – Annually
Purpose of exam -To select candidates for the posts of Office Assistant and Officers Scale I, II and III
Mode of exam– Online
Duration – Prelims: 45 minutes
Mains: Two hours
Single level exam: Two hours
Language of question paper-English and Hindi
Official website– ibps.in

IBPS RRB Application Fees

As per the official notification the following are the application fees charges and the online payment portal will be active from 01.07.2020 to 21.07.2020

IBPS RRB Application Fees for Officer (Scale I, II & III)
– Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates.
– Rs.850/- for all others
IBPS RRB Application Fees for Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
– Rs.175/- for SC/ST/PWBD/EXSM candidates.
– Rs.850/- for all others

Eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB 2020

The eligibility criteria of IBPS RRB is given below

Age Limit

The prescribed age limit for Office Assistant and Officer Scale I posts is 18 to 28 years. The age of candidates applying for Officer Scale-II and III posts should be between 21 to 40 years. Relaxation in age is provided to candidates belonging to reserved categories.

Educational Qualification

The educational qualification is different for different posts. However, only a graduate candidate can apply for the exam.

Local Language Proficiency

Candidates applying in any particular RRB are required to possess proficiency in the local language of the State/ UT in which the same is situated.

Total Posts – 9638
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) – 4624 Posts
Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager) – 3800 Posts
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer (Manager) – 837 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Information Technology Officer) – 58 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Chartered Accountant) – 26 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Law Officer)– 26 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager) – 03 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer) – 08 Posts
Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer) – 100 Posts
Officer Scale-III – 156 Posts

Selection Process for IBPS RRB 2020

IBPS RRB Officer Selection (Scale 1, 2, 3)

The selection for Officer Scale 1 will be done on the basis of Prelims Exam, Mains Exam and Interview while single level exam will be conducted for the post of Officers Scale II and III followed by interview.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant

The selection will be done on the basis of Prelims Exam , Mains Exam and Interview Round.

IBPS RRB 2020 Vacancy Detail

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I -3928
BPS RRB Office Assistant – 5328
IBPS RRB Officer Scale II – 1055
IBPS RRB Officer Scale III – 159

Total no. of IBPS RRB Vacancy 2020 – 10470

IBPS RRB 2020 Syllabus

English Language
• Reading Comprehension
• Cloze Test
• Fillers
• Sentence Errors
• Vocabulary based questions
• Sentence Improvement
• Jumbled Paragraph
• Paragraph Based Questions ( Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement)

Reasoning Ability
• Puzzles
• Seating Arrangements
• Direction Sense
• Blood Relation
• Syllogism
• Order and Ranking
• Coding-Decoding
• Machine Input-Output
• Inequalities
• Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
• Data Sufficiency
• Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)

Quantitative Aptitude

• Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
• Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
• Number Series
• Approximation and Simplification
• Data Sufficiency
• Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns)

General Awareness

• Banking and Insurance Awareness
• Financial Awareness
• Govt. Schemes and Policies
• Current Affairs
• Static Awareness

Computer Knowledge

• History and Generation of Computers
• Introduction to Computer Organisation
• Computer Memory
• Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
• Computer Software
• Computer Languages
• Operating System
• Computer Network
• Internet
• MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
• Basics of DBMS
• Number System and Conversions
• Computer and Network Security

IBPS RRB Salary 2020 for Office Assistant

An Office Assistant in Regional Rural Bank can get a basic salary of Rs.15000 to Rs.19000 during the training period. After training period, the perks and emoluments may depend upon the performance of the candidate and it may also vary from bank to bank.

In the end you need to prepare with honesty and dedication in order to crack this exam because for all- round practice with the help of mock tests you can check out IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Prime 2020 Online Test Series. Mock tests will help you practice in an exam-like environment to boost your speed and accuracy.