IBPS RRB Notification 2020 – Apply Online for 9638 Vacancy | Check Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Cut Off

IBPS RRB Notification 2020 – Apply Online

IBPS RRB Notification 2020: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection or IBPS conducts the recruitment in Regional Rural Banks (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)

Read here for IBPS RRB Notification 2020, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Vacancy, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Cut Off.

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)

CRP RRB IX Exam 2020

Application Fee

  • For Others: Rs. 850/-
  • For SC/ST/PWD/ Ex Serviceman candidates: Rs. 175/-
  • Payment Mode (Online): Debit Cards (RuPay/ Visa/ MasterCard/ Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets

IBPS RRB 2020 Exam Dates & Important Dates

  • Starting Date for Registration & Payment of Fee: 01-07-2020
  • Last Date for Registration & Payment of Fee: 21-07-2020
  • Date of Download Call Letter of Pre-Exam Training: 12-08-2020
  • Date of Conduct of Pre-Exam Training: 24 to 29-08-2020
  • Date of Download of call letters for online Preliminary  examination: August 2020
  • Date of Preliminary Exam: September/ October 2020
  • Date of Declaration of Preliminary Exam Results: October 2020
  • Date of Download of Call letter for Online exam – Main/ Single: October/November 2020
  • Date of Main/ Single Exam: October/ November 2020
  • Declaration of Main/ Single Exam Result (For Officers Scale I, II, III): October/ November 2020
  • Date of Download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scale I, II, III): October/ November 2020
  • Date of Interview (For Officers Scale I, II, III): October/ November 2020
  • Provisional Allotment (For Officers Scale I, II,  III & Office Assistant.
    (Multipurpose)): January 2021

Age Limit (as on 01-06-2019)

  • Minimum Age for Officer Scale- III & II: 21 Years
  • Minimum Age for Officer Scale- I & Office Asst: 18 Years
  • Maximum Age for Officer Scale- III: 40 Years
  • Maximum Age for Officer Scale- II: 32 Years
  • Maximum Age for Officer Scale- I: 30 Years
  • Maximum Age for Office Asst: 28 Years
  • Age relaxation is admissible for SC/ST/OBC/ PH/ Ex-servicemen candidates as per rules.


  • Officers Scale II & III have relevant Experience (Refer the notification).
Vacancy Details
Sl NoPost NameTotalQualification
1Office Assistant (Multipurpose)4624Bachelors Degree
2Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)3800
 3Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer (Manager)837
 4Officer Scale-II (Information Technology Officer)58
 5Officer Scale-II (Chartered Accountant)26CA
6Officer Scale-II (Law Officer)26 Degree (Law)
7Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager)03CA/ MBA
8Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer)08MBA (Marketing)
9Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer)100Bachelors Degree
 10Officer Scale-III156
 Candidates Can Read the Full Notification Before Apply Online  
Important Links
Apply Online for Officer Scale II & IIIRegistration | Login
Apply Online for Officer Scale IRegistration | Login
Apply Online for Office AsstRegistration | Login
 NotificationClick Here
Officers Scale I, II & III – Eligibility CriteriaClick Here
Officers Scale I, II & III – Exam PatternClick Here
Office Asst – Eligibility CriteriaClick Here
Office Asst – Exam Pattern Click Here
  Official WebsiteClick here

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.

IBPS RRB Officers Scale-I 2020 Salary

Approximate salary of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I is 33000 – 37000 and it may vary from bank to bank. And other allowances as may be admissible under the rules in force from time to time. The salary can also vary according to the place of posting and from one bank to another.

How To Apply For IBPS RRB 2020?

t is advised that the candidates keep a valid and active email id and contact no. throughout the IBPS RRB Recruitment Process to receive all the updates related to it. The Steps to apply online for the IBPS RRB will comprise of two stages: || Registration | Login || The steps to apply online is given below.


  1.  Click on the official link, provided below.
  2. Click on the Apply link given on the page. A registration link will open up in the new window.
  3. Click on New Registration in the application window.
  4. Provide personal credentials like name, parents’ name, date of birth, email id, mobile number etc.
  5. Click on the submit button to the completed online registration form of SBI PO.
  6. After the Registration, a Registration ID and a password will be sent to your mobile no. and email id.


  1. Login with the provided Registration ID, date of birth and password to complete registration for SBI PO 2020.
  2. Upload your photograph and signature following the requisites mentioned by below.
  3. Upload scanned image of passport size photo (size-20 to 50 Kb) and signature (10 to 20 Kb) in JPEG /JPG format.
    Size of Photograph: 200 x 230 pixels
    Size of Signature: 140 x 60 pixels.
  4. After uploading the photograph and signature the candidates will be required to verify the details. Preview and verify the application form carefully.
  5. Lastly, pay the required application fee online.

Apply Online For IBPS RRB 2020

The apply online link is going to active on 01st July 2020.

IBPS RRB Selection Process

  • For IBPS RRB Clerk, there will be two stages of Exam: || Prelims | Main ||
  • For IBPS PO or Officer Scale I, there will be three stages of Exam:
    || Prelims | Mains | Interview ||
  • For IBPS Officer Grade-II (General Banking Officer and Specialist Cadre) and III, there will be a single-window exam:
    || IBPS Officer Grade II Exam| Interview ||

The candidates will have to clear each stage of the exam for successful selection for each post.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

As you know that the IBPS RRB recruits candidates for two posts, i.e. Office Assistant/Clerk and Officer Scale. Therefore, the exam process is different for each of the exams.

IBPS RRB Officer Assistant Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Assistant 2020, Exam will be conducted in two phases:

  •  Preliminary Exam
  •  Mains Exam

No interview process will be conducted for selecting candidates to the post of Office Assistant. Selection will be made purely on the marks obtained by candidate in his/her Mains Examination.

There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect response marked by the candidate. The test will be objective in nature.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Preliminary Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1.Reasoning4040Composite time of 45 mins
2.Numerical Ability4040

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning Paper4050Composite time of 2 hours
2General Awareness Paper4040
3Numerical Ability Paper4050
4English/Hindi Language Paper4040
5Computer Knowledge4020

There will not be any interview after the Mains Exam to get selected for the post of Office Assistant. Selection will made solely on the scores secured by the candidate in the Mains Exam.

IBPS RRB Officer PO Exam Pattern

For IBPS RRB Officer 2020, exam will be conducted in three phases:

  1.  Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Interview Process

The final selection will be made on the cumulative score obtained by the candidate in both IBPS RRB Mains Exam and the Interview. There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect response marked by the candidate.

IBPS RRB Officer (Scale-1) Prelims Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning4040Composite Time of
45 minutes
2Numerical Ability4040

IBPS RRB Officer (Grade I) Mains Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning Paper4050Composite Time of
2 hours
2General Awareness Paper4040
3Numerical Ability Paper4050
4English/Hindi Language Paper*4040
5Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper4020

Note*: Candidates can either opt for English Language or Hindi Language Paper

IBPS RRB Syllabus

The syllabus for IBPS RRB 2020 is almost the same for IBPS RRB Assistant and IBPS RRB Officer. Apart from the below-mentioned sections, an additional section of professional knowledge section is asked for the Specialist Officer Grade-II.

The topics that will be covered in the IBPS RRB Exam are as follows:

  1. Quantitative Aptitude
  2. Logical Reasoning
  3. English / Hindi Language
  4. Financial Knowledge
  5. General Awareness
  6. Computer Knowledge

IBPS RRB Syllabus: Logical Reasoning 

The reasoning ability section comprises of logical and verbal reasoning. The topics for IBPS RRB reasoning syllabus are as follows:

Odd man outAnalogySyllogism
Coding-DecodingBlood RelationAlphabet Test
Blood RelationSeries TestRanking and Time
Causes and EffectsDirection TestSitting Arrangements
Decision MakingStatement and AssumptionFigure Series
Assertion and ReasonStatement and ConclusionWord Formation
Statements and Action CoursesInequalitiesPuzzles

IBPS RRB Syllabus: Quantitative Aptitude

Among all the sections in the IBPS RRB exam, the quantitative aptitude section is one of the toughest and also the most scoring section. The detailed IBPS RRB syllabus for quantitative aptitude section is as given below:

Number SystemHCF and LCMProfit and Loss
Decimal FractionsSimple InterestCompound Interest
Time and WorkTime and DistanceAverage
Age ProblemsSimplificationPartnership
PercentageRatio and ProportionData Interpretation
Permutation and CombinationProbabilityQuadratic Equations

IBPS RRB Syllabus: English / Hindi Language

Reading ComprehensionError DetectionFill in the blanks
Rearrangement of SentencesCloze TestJumbled Words
IdiomsOne word substitutionPhrase Substitution

Since there is an option for Hindi and English in the IBPS RRB syllabus, there are certain topics that can be helpful for candidates opting for Hindi as a language:

VyakaranError Spotting
ParagraphsReading Comprehension
Fill in the blanksAntonyms and Synonyms

IBPS RRB Syllabus: Computer Knowledge

Computer FundamentalsComputer Abbreviations
Software and Hardware FundamentalsShortcut Keys
NetworkingBasic Knowledge of Internet
MS OfficeDatabase
History of ComputerSecurity Tools
Number System and ConversionsComputer Languages
InternetInput and Output Devices

IBPS RRB Syllabus: General Awareness

India and International Current AffairsBanking Awareness
Countries and CurrenciesNational Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries
Banking Terms and AbbreviationsBanking History
Books ad AuthorsAgriculture
Fiscal PoliciesBudget
Government schemesGovernment policies

IBPS RRB Syllabus: Financial Awareness

Latest Topics in News in Financial World Monetary PolicyBudget and Economic Survey
Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in IndiaBank Accounts and Special Individuals
Organizations Deposits CreditLoans
Advanced Non Performing AssetsAsset Reconstruction Companies
NPAsRestructuring of Loans
Bad LoansRisk Management

IBPS RRB 2020 Admit Card

The candidates who submit their application forms online successfully will receive the IBPS RRB. They will be eligible to appear for the online exam. The IBPS RRB Admit card is issued on a pre-informed date, which is generally 10 days prior to the exam date. The admit card for IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Post will be issued separately.

IBPS RRB 2020 Result

After the candidates have appeared for the IBPS RRB Exam the result will be declared. The result for IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Grade will be made available. The result for IBPS RRB is of key importance as it will be the gateway to appear for the next stage of the exam.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Previous Year’s Cut Off

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2019

IBPS RRB Clerk Prelims Cut-Off
State NameState-wise Cut-Off (UR)
Andhra Pradesh71.50
Himachal Pradesh71
Madhya Pradesh68.25
Tamil Nadu68
Uttar Pradesh74.00
West Bengal74.75

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains Cut Off 2019

State / UTOffice Assistant Mains Cut Off 2019
Andhra Pradesh115-120
Arunachal Pradesh135-141
Himachal Pradesh126-130
Jammu & Kashmir105-110
Madhya Pradesh118-123
Tamil Nadu120-125
Uttar Pradesh120-125
West Bengal130-135

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Prelims Cut Off

                 StateCut-off 2018Cut-Off 2019
Uttar Pradesh50.0058.75
Madhya Pradesh5754.75
Himachal Pradesh59.7559.75
Andhra Pradesh52.5058.50
West Bengal48.5055.25
Kerala 61
Jammu and Kashmir47.2555.25
Assam 41.50
Jharkhand 59.5
Tamil Nadu43.2555.25

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Main Cut Off 2019: Check State-Wise Cut Off

Arunachal Pradesh66.56
Andhra Pradesh79.81
Himachal Pradesh91.06
Jammu & Kashmir93.88
Madhya Pradesh82.56
Tamil Nadu86.00
Uttar Pradesh87.81
West Bengal87.44

IBPS RRB Exam Center

Here is a list of a few of the exam centers.

StateExam Center
Andhra PradeshAnanthapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Srikakulam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram, Vishakhapatnam
Arunachal PradeshNaharlagun, Itanagar
AssamDibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur,
BiharArrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
ChhattisgarhBhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
GujaratAhmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
HaryanaAmbala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal PradeshBaddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
Jammu & KashmirBaramula, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar
JharkhandDhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro
KarnatakaBelgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi
KeralaAlappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
MaharashtraAmaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
MeghalayaRi-Bhoi, Shillong
OdishaAngul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur
PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
Tamil NaduChennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore
TelanganaHyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
Uttar PradeshAgra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi
UttarakhandDehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West BengalAsansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri


  1. What is the date to apply for IBPS RRB 2020 Notification?

    Ans. You can apply for IBPS RRB from 1 July to 21st July 2020.

  2. What are the posts for which IBPS RRB conducts the recruitment process?

    Ans. IBPS RRB conducts recruitment for the post of Office Assistant/Clerk and Officer Grade I/PO, II, III posts.

  3. What is the Selection Process For IBPS RRB 2020?

    Ans. Candidates applying for Office Assistant will have to appear for the prelims and mains exam only.  Candidates applying for IBPS PO will have to appear for the Prelims, Mains, and Interview. Candidates applying for Officer Scale Post II and III will have to appear for Mains and Interview.

  4. Can a candidate apply for multiple posts?

    Ans. Yes, you can apply for Office Assistant and Officer Grade Post also. But you can apply only for one post in the Officer Grade Category.

  5. How many times can I appear for IBPS RRB Exam?

    Ans. You can appear as many times but with respect to the age limit. There no restriction in IBPS RRB for the no. of attempts.

  6. What is the application fee for IBPS RRB Exam 2020?

    Ans. A total of Rs. 850/-  for General Category and Rs 175/- for SC/ST/PWD/Ex Servicemen category candidates.

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