IBPS RRB Syllabus 2017 | Exam Pattern | Eligibility

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Hello Job Seekers! 

 

Do you all know about those three essentials that may really help you to initiate your IBPS RRB exam preparation in an organized manner?

 

Here are those three most important things with which you all should be well aware of! Let’s know about them in a detailed manner.

 

 

IBPS RRB Syllabus

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

 

IBPS RRB Eligibility

 

 

All the aspirants, who are preparing for IBPS RRB Exam 2017 must start their preparation with the entire knowledge of IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus and IBPS RRB Exam Pattern.

 

 

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Before making your first move towards your banking goals, know about the IBPS Exams in a better way! 

 

Well! IBPS RRB is a standardized test that provides amazing job opportunities to the eligible graduates. The institute offers various job positions like – Officer Scale-I, Officer Scale-II, Officer Scale-III and Officer Assistant for the various prestigious Regional Rural Banks across India.

 

The test measures Mathematical, Reasoning, General Awareness, Computer Knowledge and English and /or Hindi Skills. The selection process is designed to assess the capabilities of applicants for such reputable banking posts.

 

The exam paper contains questions from various topics, so cover every single topic which is mentioned in the IBPS RRB 2017 Syllabus.

 

 

IBPS RRB Syllabus – Get it from here!

 

The test is conducted within 5 sections. Here at Eduncle, you can get the prescribed IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus for the subjects given below-

 

 

 IBPS RRB Syllabus for Reasoning

 

 IBPS RRB 2017 Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

 

 IBPS RRB Syllabus 2017 for General Awareness

 

 IBPS RRB Syllabus for English Language

 

 IBPS RRB Syllabus for Hindi Language

 

 RRB Exam Syllabus for Computer Knowledge.

 

 

Eduncle has made it available for aspirants to download the IBPS RRB Officer Scale Syllabus and IBPS RRB Office Assistant Syllabus for each section separately.

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus for Reasoning

 

All the important topics, which you will be required to cover are given below. Please check and start your practice now with the IBPS RRB Syllabus 2017!

 

 

Analogy

Odd Man Out

Syllogism

Coding decoding

Blood relations

Alphabet test

Series test

Number

Ranking and Time Sequence

Causes and Effects

Direction Sense Test

Sitting Arrangement

Decision Making

Input Output

Assertion and Reason

Figure Series

Word Formation

Statement and Conclusions

Statement and Assumptions

Statement and Arguments

Statement and Action’s Courses

Passage and Conclusions

Figure Series Test

Analogy

Odd Figures

Miscellaneous Test

Mirror/water Image.

 

 

Important Topics No. of Questions Asked in Past Years Papers
Syllogism 5
Input-Output 0-5
Alphanumeric Series 0-5
Ranking / Direction / Alphabet Test 0-5
Seating Arrangement 10
Logical Reasoning 5-10
Tabulation 5
Puzzle 5-7
Coding Decoding 5
Blood Relations 5
Data Sufficiency 0-5
Inequalities 5

 

 

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2017 for Quantitative Aptitude

 

The IBPS RRB 2017 Syllabus for QA section consists of mathematical questions. Eduncle has analyzed important topics amongst the vast syllabus and made it available for students.

 

Please have a look below!

 

 

Number System

HCF & LCM

Number Series

Approximation Wrong Number

Finding Next Number in Series

Decimal Fractions

Square Root and Cube Root

Profit and Loss

Simple and Compound Interest Problems

Time and Work Problems

Time and Distance Problems

Average Problems

Simplifications

Partnerships

Percentage

Ratio and Proportions

Average & Ages

Ratio & Proportion

Pie Charts

Bar Graphs

Line Graphs

Mixed Graphs

Case Study

Mensuration

Permutation & Combination

Data Tables

Probability.

 

 

 

Important Topics No. of Questions Asked in Past Years Papers
Data Interpretation 15
Permutation, Combination & Probability 5
Series & Sequence 5
Simplification 5
Ratio & Proportion, Percentage & Averages 3
Number System 3
Profit & Loss 2
Work & Time 2
Time & Distance 2
Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices 1-2
Sequence & Series 1-2
Mixture & Allegations 1-2

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus for English Language

 

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Syllabus and IBPS RRB Office Assistant Syllabus includes the following important topics for English language.

 

 

Spotting Errors

Phrase Substitution

Jumbled up Sentences

Double Blanks in a sentence

Fill in the Blank

Idioms & Phrases

Reconstruction of Sentence & Passage

One Word Substitution

Commonly Misspelled Words

Comprehensions

Synonyms and Antonyms

Cloze Test.

 

 

Important Topics No. of Questions Asked in Past Years Papers
Reading Comprehension 10
Cloze Test 10
Fill in the Blanks 5
Paragraph Complete / Sentence Correction 5
Para Jumbles 5
Miscellaneous 5
Synonyms / Antonyms 1-3
Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting 0-5

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Hindi Syllabus

 

The candidates will have to opt one language from English and Hindi.

The Hindi Syllabus of IBPS RRB includes following topics-

 

 

Vyakaran

Mistakes

Samanarthak Shabd

Vipritarthak Shabd

Gadyansh (paragraph)

Fill in the blanks with Suitable Words.

 

 

IBPS RRB 2017 Syllabus for General Awareness

 

The General Knowledge section is very vast to cover. The candidates find it very difficult to cover every single topic in GK Section, so Eduncle has come up with the abstract version of IBPS RRB Syllabus for General Awareness.

 

Please analyze wisely! 

 

 

Current Affairs of Last 6 Months

Countries/Currencies

Indian Economy

International Economy

Banking Terms

Books & Their Authors

RBI

Fiscal Monetary Policies

Repo Rate

Reverse Repo Rate

Social Function of Banks

UNO

Marketing

Awards & Honors

Sports

Finance

Agriculture

History of Banking.

 

 

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IBPS RRB Syllabus for Computer Language

 

Every banking aspirant must be well aware of the basic computer fundamentals. The IBPS RRB Computer Language Section assess candidates on the basis of their basic computer knowledge. Review all the important points of RRB PO Syllabus given below and start preparing accordingly  

 

 

Basic Computer Fundamentals

Basic Software & Hardware and their Functionalities

History and Future of Computers

Networking

Computer Abbreviation

Microsoft-Office

Basic Knowledge of Internet Use

Shortcut Keyset.

 

 

Important Topics

Shortcut Keys

Computer Abbreviations

Internet

History of Computers

Software & Hardware

Database

Number System

Security Tools

Microsoft Word & Office

Networking

 

 

 

The earlier you start, the more time you’ll have to prepare for the exam. If you’re preparing well for the IBPS RRB Exam, then the above given IBPS RRB Exam Syllabus 2017 (RRB PO Syllabus) will help you to get a better picture of the material that has to be covered and improve the flow of the study process.

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern – Have a look!

 

 

IBPS has recently changed the Written Exam Pattern for the upcoming IBPS RRB Exam.

 

The changes have been made by keeping in view the increasing number of aspirants applying for the exam. As a large number of candidates are appearing for the exam, IBPS has decided to make the competition a little tough by making it based on two tiers. From now IBPS RRB (Office assistant and Officer scale I) will be conducted in two tiers, Preliminary and Mains.

 

See the official notification below regarding the new paper pattern

 

 

Official Notice: New Exam Pattern

 

 

The candidates who are wishing to appear in IBPS RRB Exam should be well aware of the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017. Knowing the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern completely can help you gain a clear picture of the questions that are mostly asked in question paper and also the paper format, marking scheme etc.

 

Eduncle is providing detailed IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 for all the IBPS RRB aspirants to help them in planning the route map to move ahead step-by-step with the perfect aids.

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

 

 

Preliminary Examination:

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1. Reasoning 40 40 45 Minutes
2. Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80 -

 

 

 Mains Examination:

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1 IBPS RRB Reasoning Syllabus Paper 40 50 2 hours
2 IBPS RRB General Awareness Syllabus Paper 40 40
3 IBPS RRB Numerical Ability Syllabus Paper 40 50
4 A RRB English Language Paper 40 40
4 B RRB Hindi Language Paper 40 40
5 RRB Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
 Total 200 200

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 for Officer Scale-I

 

 

Preliminary Examination:

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1. Reasoning 40 40 45 Minutes
2. Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80 -

 

 

 Main Examination:

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1 IBPS RRB Reasoning Paper 40 50 2 hours
2 IBPS RRB General Awareness Paper 40 40
3 IBPS RRB Numerical Ability Paper 40 50
4 A RRB English Language Syllabus Paper 40 40
4 B RRB Hindi Language Syllabus Paper 40 40
5 IBPS RRB Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for Officer Scale-II

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1 IBPS RRB Reasoning Paper 40 50 2 hours
2 IBPS RRB Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 50
3 IBPS RRB Financial Awareness Paper 40 40
4 A RRB English Language Paper 40 40
4 B RRB Hindi Language Paper 40 40
5 RRB Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
 Total 200 200

 

 

 

IBPS RRB Paper Pattern for Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1 IBPS RRB Reasoning Paper 40 40 2.30 hours
2 IBPS RRB Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 40
3 IBPS RRB Financial Awareness Syllabus Paper 40 40
4 A English Language Paper 40 20
4 B Hindi Language Paper 40 20
5 Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
6 Professional Knowledge Paper 40 40
 Total 240 200

 

 

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 for Officer Scale-III

 

 

S. No. (Objective) Test Name Ques Marks Duration
1 IBPS RRB Reasoning Paper 40 50 2 hours
2 IBPS RRB Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Paper 40 50
3 RRB Financial Awareness Paper 40 40
4 A English Language Paper 40 40
4 B Hindi Language Paper 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
 Total 200 200

 

 

The above given IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 may really help you to plan a proper strategy for each separate section and you will also know which topics, you have to give more attention to!

 

 

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IBPS RRB Eligibility | Know How Much Eligible are you

 

 

Each organization has some benchmarks which filter out the eligible candidates from a large number of applicants.

 

IBPS has also fixed some requisite conditions i.e. IBPS RRB Eligibility for RRB Aspirants. Those who fulfill all the conditions are applicable to apply for the exam.

 

Below we have mentioned important factors that define eligibility criteria, please check carefully! 

 

 

1. Nationality

 

A candidate must be either –
A Citizen of India or

 

A subject of Nepal or

 

A subject of Bhutan or

 

A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or

 

A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

 

 

2. Age Limit (As on 01-07-2015)

 

 

For Officer Scale- I:  18 to 30 years.

 

For Officer Scale- II: 21 to 32 years.

 

For Officer Scale- III: 21 to 40 years.

 

Age Relaxation

 

 

Category Relaxation (in years)
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD 10 years
Ex- servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment. 5 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in the Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu & Kashmir
during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89
5 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years
Widows, Divorced women and women legally separated from their husbands who have not
remarried
(only for the post of Office Assistants)
9 years
Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen (For the post of Office Assistants)
actual period of service rendered in the
defence forces + 3 years (8 years for.Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to
SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of
50 years

 

 

3. Educational Qualification

 

The candidates must have following degrees to become eligible for the concerned test.

 

 

(i). For Office Assistant

 

 

Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent.

 

Proficiency in local language.
(ii). For Officer Scale I

 

 

Degree in any discipline from a recognized University.

 

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

 

Proficiency in local language and Computer knowledge or awareness will be an added qualification.

 

 

(iii). For Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

 

 

Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with a 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.

 

Experience: Two years as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution.

 

 

(iv). For Officer Scale II (Specialist Officer)

 

 

 

Information Technology Officer

Degree from a recognized 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.

Experience: One year.

Chartered Accountant

Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Experience: One year.

Law Officer

Degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

Experience: Two years as an advocate or should have worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period not less than two years.

Treasury Manager

Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution.

Experience: One year.

Marketing Officer

MBA in Marketing from a recognized university.

Experience: One year.

Agricultural Officer

Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

Experience: Two years.

 

 

(v). For Officer Scale III

 

 

Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a 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.

 

Experience: Minimum 5 years’ experience as an Officer in a Bank or Financial Institutions.

 

 

4. Language Proficiency

 

 

The candidates applying for the posts of Officer Scale I and Office Assistants – (Multipurpose) in any particular RRB or RRBs are required to possess proficiency in the local language of the State / UT in which the RRB is situated to be eligible for interview, as per the notification of the concerned RRB (The condition does not apply for the posts of Officer Scale II and III).

 

 

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We hope that we were successful in providing the most relevant and helpful information to you before beginning up your exam preparation.

 

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