IBPS RRB - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Regional Rural Banks 2016

Conducted by : Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
  • Exam Type:National Level
  • Format: Online/CBT
  • Language:English,Hindi

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts Common Written Examination (CWE) for the recruitment of Group “A”-Officers (Scale--I, II & III) and Group “B”-Office Assistants (Multipurpose) in any of the Regional Rural Banks (RRBs).

IBPS is an autonomous body responsible for conducting the recruitment process, authorised by the government and participating organisations. 

Timelines

Dates

14 Sep,2016
Wednesday
Applications Open (Online)
14 Sep,2016
Wednesday
None
30 Sep,2016
Friday
None
15 Oct,2016
Saturday
None

Eligibility Criteria

Age:

  • For Officer Scale-I: Candidate‘s age should be between 18 to 30 years.
  • For Officer Scale-II: Candidate’s age follows between 21 to 32 years.
  • For Officer Scale-III: The minimum age limit should be 21 years and must not exceed 40 years.
  • For Office Assistant (Multipurpose): Applicants should have completed 18 years and must not be more than 28 years of age.

Nationality:

  • Citizenship of India is mandatory.
  • Candidates who are citizens of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibetan refugees who have moved to India before January 1, 1962; and are immigrants of other nations with an Indian origin are eligible to apply.

Educational Qualification:

For Officer Scale-I: Candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university.

However, the preference will be given to those candidates having a degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.

Knowledge of computer will be an added qualification.

For Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer): Candidate must have secured minimum 50% marks in graduation with any discipline from a recognised university.

The preference will be given to those who have completed a Bachelor’s 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.

Along with the educational qualification, the candidate must have the experience of minimum two years as an officer in the bank or financial institution.

For Officer Scale-II (Specialist Officers):

Information Technology Officer
The applicant should have a degree 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 will add value to your qualification.
Candidate must have an experience of minimum one year in the same industry.

Chartered Accountant
The aspirant must be a Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
Candidate must have an experience of minimum one year in the same industry.

Law Officer
The applicant must have a degree in law or its equivalent with minimum 50% marks from a recognised university.
Candidate should have an experience of minimum two years as an advocate or should have worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions.

Treasury Manager
The aspirant must be a Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) or have an MBA degree in Finance from a recognised university.
Minimum one-year experience is mandatory.

Marketing Officer
The applicant must have an MBA in Marketing degree from a recognised university. Also, the candidate must have a work experience of minimum one year.

Agricultural Officer
Aspirant should have a degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture or equivalent with 50% marks from a recognized university.
The applicant must have a minimum two years of work experience.

For Officer Scale-III: Candidate must have secured minimum 50% marks in graduation with any discipline from a recognised university.

The preference will be given to those who have a degree or 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.

Candidate must have a work experience of minimum 5 years as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions.

Application Details

Candidates applying for IBPS RRBs should follow these steps:

Visit the official website of IBPS and click on the Home Page to open “CWE for RRBs” to apply for the post of your choice.

After completing the basic details, upload your recent passport size photograph and signature.

Once done with filling up details, make the payment of requisite fee and/or intimation charges via using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.

Counselling/ Interview: Candidates who will qualify in entrance examination will be called for a Common Interview conducted by Nodal RRB for each State / UT, coordinated by IBPS.

EXAMINATION FEES

Officer (Scale I, II & III)

Category

Fee structure

SC/ST/PWD

Rs. 1,00/-

All other Candidates

Rs. 6,00/-

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

SC/ST/PWD/EXSM

Rs. 1,00/-

All other Candidates

Rs. 6,00/-

 

Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

Composite

Time of 2

hours

2

Numerical Ability

Hindi/English

40

50

3

General Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4(a)

English Language

English

40

40

4(b)

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

Total

200

200

 

Officer Scale I

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

Composite

Time of 2

hours

2

Quantitative Aptitude

Hindi/English

40

50

3

General Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4(a)

English Language

English

40

40

4(b)

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

Total

200

200

 

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

Composite

Time of 2

hours

2

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

50

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4(a)

English Language

English

40

40

4(b)

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

Total

200

200

 

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

40

Composite

Time of 2

Hours and 30 minutes

 

2

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

40

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4(a)

English Language

English

40

20

4(b)

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

20

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

6

Professional Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

40

Total

200

200

 

Officer Scale- III

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

Medium of Exam

No. of Questions

Max. Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning

Hindi/English

40

50

Composite

Time of 2

hours

2

Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation

Hindi/English

40

50

3

Financial Awareness

Hindi/English

40

40

4(a)

English Language

English

40

40

4(b)

Hindi Language

Hindi

40

40

5

Computer Knowledge

Hindi/English

40

20

Total

200

200

 

 

(Note: Candidate can opt for either section 4 (a) or 4 (b).)

Exam Centres

Sr. No.

State

Sr. No.

State

1

Andhra Pradesh

15

Manipur

2

Arunachal Pradesh

16

Meghalaya

3

Assam

17

Mizoram

4

Bihar

18

Nagaland

5

Chhattisgarh

19

Odisha

6

Gujarat

20

Puducherry

7

Haryana

21

Punjab

8

Himachal Pradesh

22

Rajasthan

9

Jammu & Kashmir

23

Tamil Nadu

10

Jharkhand

24

Telangana

11

Karnataka

25

Tripura

12

Kerala

26

Uttar Pradesh

13

Madhya Pradesh

27

Uttarakhand

14

Maharashtra

28

West Bengal

 

CAT Contact Details

IBPS House, 90 feet, D.P. Road
Near Thakur Polytechnic,
Off. Western Express Highway,
P.B. No.- 8587, Kandivali (E)
Mumbai, PIN- 400 101

Ph: 1800 222 366, 1800 103 4566

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