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IBPS RRB Application form 2018

IBPS RRB Application form 2018

IBPS RRB 2018 Application form link is active now. Application for the recruitment will be subject to various eligibility criteria as mentioned in the official notification. If Eligible, aspirants can apply through the direct link provided in this post. The application process started on 8th June 2018 and the last to apply online is 2nd July 2018. Scroll down and apply from the direct links given.

Below are the Important dates, Application form, Application fee, Documentation instructions & a Direct link to apply for IBPS RRB 2018;

IBPS RRB Important Dates 2018:

Events Important Dates
Commencement of online application registration 8th June 20-18
Closure of registration of application 2nd July 2018
Closure of editing application details 2nd July 2018
Last date to print your application 17th July 2018
Online Fee Payment 8th June 2018 to 2nd July 2018

IBPS RRB Application Form 2018:

DIRECT LINKs TO APPLY FOR IBPS RRB 2018

Posts Direct link to apply
Officer Scale I Apply Now
Officer Scale II & II Apply Now
Office Attendant (Multipurpose) Apply Now
  • Click on the direct links provided above.
  • Register yourself on the website and save the login credentials.
  • If already a registered user, Login using the login credentials.
  • Now click on apply online & fill the application form very properly.
  • Upload the required documents as instructed in the official notification.
  • Now pay the application fee as per your category and click on submit.
  • Download & take a print out of the application form for future reference.

IBPS RRB Application Fee 2018:

Category Application Fee
ST/SC/PWD Rs. 100/-
Other Categories Rs. 600/-

Important document instructions to remember:

  • Photograph should be 4.5cm X 3.5cm.
  • Signature should not contain any capital letter.
  • You should have a valid email address in order to apply for IBPS RRB.
  •  Your left thumb impression should be properly scanned.
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IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2018

IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2018

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the official notice for recruitment of Office Assistant and Officer in Scale I, II, and III. The application process will start from 8th June 2018. And the last date to apply is 2nd July 2018. Before you start applying, it’s advisable to check the IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria in detail. Else, it will be a waste of time and energy – in case you don’t meet the requirements. We will discuss the eligibility conditions in detail here. Scroll down to read more.

IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2018

Nationality

You must one of the following –

  • Citizen of India
  • Subject of Nepal
  • Subject of Bhutan
  • Tibetan refugee (who migrated before 1st January 1962)
  • Indian origin person who migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambi, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam.

Also, if you are not a citizen of India, the Government of India should issue a certificate of eligibility in your favour.

Age Limit
  • Officer Scale III (Senior Manager) – You must be between 21 to 40 years of age as on 1st June 2018.
  • Officer Scale II (Manager) – You must be between 21 to 32 years of age as on 1st June 2018.
  • Assistant Manager i.e. Officer Scale I – You must be between 18 to 30 years of age as on 1st June 2018.
  • Office Assistant (Multipurpose) – You must be between 18 to 28 years of age as on 1st June 2018.

However, age relaxation rules apply for the reserved categories – 3 years for OBC, 5 years for SC/ST, and 10 years for PwD candidates.

Educational Qualifications
  • Office Assistant – You must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University. Also, you must be proficient in the local language.
  • Officer Scale I – You must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University. Also, you must be proficient in the local language.
  • Officer Scale II – You must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University. For Specialist positions, you must have a degree in the relevant discipline. For the post of Treasury Manager and Marketing Officer, you must have an MBA in Finance and Marketing, respectively.
  • Officer Scale III – You must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks from a recognized University.

For all the above, the result should have been declared on or before 2nd July 2018.

Experience
  • General Banking Officer (Officer Scale II) – You must have 2 years experience as an officer in a bank or financial institution.
  • Officer Scale II (Specialist Officer)
    • Information Technology Officer, Chartered Account, Treasury Manager, Marketing Officer – You must have minimum 1 year experience in the relevant trade.
    • Law Officer – You must have minimum 2 years experience as an advocate or Law Officer in a Bank or financial institute.
    • Agricultural Officer – You must have minimum 2 years experience in the relevant trade.
  • Officer Scale III – You must have minimum 5 years experience as an Officer in a Bank or financial institute.
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IBPS SO Scorecard 2018

IBPS SO Prelims Score Card 2018 – IBPS is going to release the IBPS SO Scorecard for the prelims exam held on 20th and 31st December by late evening today, that is, 19th January 2018. Download your SO score card here.

IBPS SO Scorecard 2018

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will be releasing the IBPS SO Prelims scorecard 2017 by late evening today. The preliminary exam was held on 30th and 31st of December 2017. The result for the same has also been announced on 12th January 2018.

We congratulate all those students who have been shortlisted for the IBPS SO Prelims and all those who did not get selected need to dishearten themselves. Disappointment stays for a very short time and they need to work harder as something big is waiting for them.

IBPS SO Recruitment 2017-18: Important Dates

Name of the Event Tentative Dates
Start of Online Registration 7th November 2017
Last Date of Online Application 27th November 2017
Payment of Online Fees 7th November to 27th November 2017
IBPS SO Preliminary Exam 30th and 31st December 2017. 
IBPS SO Mains Exam 28th January 2018
Declaration of Result of Online Main Examination February 2018
Conduct of interview February 2018
Provisional Allotment April 2018

IBPS SO Prelims Scorecard – IBPS SO Scorecard

All the interested candidates can check their IBPS SO Scorecard 2018 by late evening today. This is a great sigh of relief of all those candidates who were eagerly waiting for their IBPS Specialist Officer Scorecard.

Click Here to Check your IBPS SO Prelims Scorecard

IBPS SO Notification Details

All those candidates who want to apply for the IBPS SO Exam in the upcoming year must know all the required details before applying.

Exam Dates for IBPS SO 2018

Sr. No. Activity Dates
1 Online Examination – Preliminary 29.12.2018 & 30.12.2018
2 Online Examination – Main 27.01.2019

Age Limit

Minimum- 20 years

Maximum-30 years


Educational Qualification

A candidate must have a bachelor degree in any discipline from a university or institute recognized by Parliament or State Legislature.

Syllabus & Pattern of IBPS SO Exam – IBPS SO Scorecard

The first and foremost step to preparing for IBPS SO exam is knowing the Syllabus & Exam Pattern. A well-versed knowledge of IBPS SO Syllabus is important in order to secure a better a position in the examination. IBPS SO syllabus includes Reasoning ability, Quantitative Aptitude, English language and Professional knowledge, where the syllabus of Professional knowledge is different for every post. You can go through the Exam Pattern & syllabus of different posts under IBPS SO. However, there are slight changes in the exam pattern of different posts of IBPS SO exam.

1. Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari

S. No.  Name of Test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
1.  English Language 50 25 English 2 Hours
2.  Reasoning Ability 50 50 English and Hindi
3.  General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry 50 50 English and Hindi
Total 150 125

2.  IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

S. No.  Name of Test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
1.  English Language 50 25 English 2 Hours
2.  Reasoning Ability% 50 50 English and Hindi
3.  Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English and Hindi
Total 150 125

We strongly hope that our article on IBPS SO Scorecard has proved helpful for you. If yes, then stay tuned for more updates.

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IBPS Exam Calendar 2018-19

IBPS Exam Calendar 2018 – Get here Tentative IBPS Calendar 2018-19 for IBPS PO, Clerk, IBPS RRB Officer, Assistant & Specialist officers examination.

IBPS Exam Calendar 2018-19

Dear Aspirants,

We have come with a great news you all the banking aspirants for the year 2018-19. IBPS has recently released the IBPS Exam Calendar with the tentative IBPS exam dates of IBPS PO, Clerk, RRB, SO Exam. In this article, you will find each and every detail related to IBPS Exam Calendar PDF 2018. Get all the tentative dates of IBPS Preliminary exams as well as Mains exam from the tables shared below.

Every year, in the month of January/February, IBPS publishes its exam calendar for next one year. IBPS has already published a tentative calendar of IBPS PO, Clerk, SO and IBPS RRB Exams 2018-19. Let’s take a look at the list of important dates according to the IBPS Exam Calendar 2018-19.

IBPS PO 2018 – Exam Dates

Sr. No.

Activity

Dates

1 Online Examination – Preliminary 13.10.2018, 14.10.2018, 20.10.2018 & 21.10.2018
2 Online Examination – Main 18.11.2018


IBPS Clerk 2018 – Exam Dates

Sr. No.

Activity

Dates

1 Examination – Preliminary 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018
2 Examination – Main 20.01.2019


Exam Dates for IBPS SO 2018

Sr. No.

Activity

Dates

1 Online Examination – Preliminary 29.12.2018 & 30.12.2018
2 Online Examination – Main 27.01.2019


Note –IBPS SO 2017-18 Mains Exam would be conducted on 28.01.2018.

IBPS RRB 2018 Exam Dates

Sr. No.

Activity

Dates

1 Preliminary Examination Officer Scale I and Office Assistants : 11.08.2018, 12.08.2018, 18.08.2018, 19.08.2018, 25.08.2018, 01.09.2018
2 Single Examination Officers Scale II & III: 30.09.2018
3 Main Examination Officer Scale I: 30.09.2018 Office Assistants: 07.10.2018

About IBPS

IBPS, also known as Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is responsible for conducting the various recruitment exams and promotional exams of various PSU Banks, RBI, NABARD, SBI, Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) & General Insurance Companies (GICs).

IBPS Exam Calendar – Detailed Exam Schedule

Click here for the IBPS tentative exam calendar

All the best!

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IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2017 Out

IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2017 Out

IBPS has released admit card for IBPS clerk preliminary exams. IBPS Clerk 2017 is for recruitment of clerks in any of the 19 participating banks.

IBPS Preliminary Exam Date:

Preliminary examination

December 2, December 3, December 9 and December 10

Preliminary Examination Paper Pattern for IBPS Clerk:

Preliminary Examination

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

1

English Language

30

30

Composite time of 1 hour

2

Numerical Ability

35

35

3

Reasoning Ability

35

35

Total

100

100

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Candidates who qualify in IBPS Clerk Preliminary exams will be selected for Mains exams.

Important Dates for Download of IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit card 2017:

Commencement of Call letter Download

17 - 11 - 2017

Closure of Call letter Download

10 - 12 - 2017

DOWNLOAD IBPS CLERK PRELIMS ADMIT CARD 2017

How to Download IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit card 2017?

  1. Click on the Following Link – Click Here

  2. Enter Registration number and Date of Birth, Captcha code

  3. Click on Login

  4. Admit card will display on the screen

  5. Download IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit card 2017

  6. Take Print Out

The IBPS Clerk Prelims admit card 2017 contains details like your name, photo, exam date & time, venue. It is compulsory to carry IBPS Clerk Prelims admit card 2017 to the examination hall. Candidates who do not carry the admit card will not be allowed inside the examination hall. Along with Admit card, candidates must also carry valid identity proof like AADHAR card, PAN Card, Voter ID or Drivers license.

Stay tuned for more updates on IBPS Clerk Prelims Admit card 2017

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IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2017

IBPS PO Prelims Cut off 2017 – Sectional cutoff and Category-wise cutoff for IBPS PO

IBPS PO Prelims Cut Off 2017

The IBPS PO Prelims 2017 exams are over and the results too are out. Candidates from all across the country are pariticipating in the IBPS PO exam 2017. There are a total of 3247 vacancies in the IBPS PO 2017. For those who are appearing for the IBPS PO exams 2017, it is necessary to take mock tests if they want to score high cut off marks. The blog post of IBPS PO Cutoff gives a fair idea of the difficulty level of the exams and how much you need to be prepared for the IBPS PO exams and how much you need to score in each of the IBPS PO exams 2017.

The selection process for IBPS PO 2017 exam comprises of three phases – Prelims, Mains and Interview. The preliminary exams is qualifying in nature. The final merit list is prepared based on the cumulative score in the Prelims, Mains and the interview.

Expected IBPS PO Cut off – Prelims 2017

It is expected the cutoffs will be higher this year, given the number of applicants who are giving the exam. The table below gives the expected and sectional cutoff for the different categories.

Section

Max. Marks

SC/ST/OBC/PWD

General

English Language

30

4-5

6-8

Reasoning Ability

35

6-7

9-10

Quantitative Aptitude

35

5-6

8-10

Expected Overall IBPS PO Prelims Cutoff:

Category

Prelims Cutoff (Out of 100)

General

50-53

OBC

47-48

SC

44-46

ST

33-35

OC

34-37

VI

35-34

HI

21-23

Previous Years IBPS PO Cut Off

Official IBPS PO Cutoff 2016:

IBPS PO Prelims 2016 – Sectional Cutoff

Section

Max. Marks

SC/ST/OBC/PWD

General

English Language

30

4.50

7.00

Reasoning Ability

35

5.50

8.50

Quantitative Aptitude

35

5.25

8.25

IBPS PO Prelims 2016 – Overall Cutoff

Category

Prelims Cutoff (Out of 100)

General

47.50

OBC

46.50

SC

40.00

ST

31.25

OC

32.75

VI

31.50

HI

18.00

Official IBPS PO Cut off 2015:

In 2015, IBPS introduced preliminary exams for the first time.

Category

Cutoff Marks

Overall

English Language

Reasoning Ability

Quantitative Aptitude

GEN

7.50

11.25

7.75

37.25

SC

4.75

7.75

5.00

30.75

ST

4.75

7.75

5.00

17.75

OBC

4.75

7.75

5.00

37.25

IBPS PO Cut off – Mains 2015

Cutoffs are applied in 2 stages:

1. On Scores in individual Sectional

2. On Total Score

Candidates must clear the individual cutoff marks and total cutoff marks for selection.

IBPS PO Mains Overall Cutoff 2015 according to Category:

Category

Prelims Cutoff (Out of 100)

General

76.00

OBC

76.00

SC

50.00

ST

47.75

OC

52.50

VI

36.00

HI

35.25

IBPS PO Mains Sectional Cutoff 2015:

Section

Max. Marks

Cutoff Marks

SC/OBC

ST/PWD

GEN

Reasoning

50

7.25

3.00

10.00

English Language

40

9.50

5.25

12.50

Computer Knowledge

20

11.00

8.75

12.25

General Awareness

40

10.25

5.00

13.75

Quantitative Aptitude

50

8.75

5.25

11.00

IBPS PO Cut Off – Final 2015

The Maximum and Minimum combines scores for the Mains Examination and interview for IBPS Probationary Officer are as follows:

Provisional Allotment – IBPS PO Cutoff 2015

Category

SC

ST

OBC

UR

OC

VI

HI

Maximum Scores

57.00

52.40

60.60

71.60

57.60

62.90

50.40

Minimum Scores

41.40

36.30

46.70

49.90

37.90

37.20

22.10

Cutoff List for Reserved Candidates – IBPS PO Cutoff 2015

Category

SC

ST

OBC

UR

OC

VI

HI

Minimum Scores

41.00

35.80

46.40

49.40

37.20

35.80

NA

The scheme of examination has been preliminary exams, mains exams and interview since 2015. Earlier to that, there were no preliminary exams and hence we did not rely on those parameters. While, taking mock tests try and score more then the given cutoffs. Mock tests are a true reflection of how well you can do in the real exams. Doing well in mock tests, ensures that you are at a safe place. There are tonnes of study materials available online.

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IBPS PO vs IBPS RRB Officer Scale I: Job comparison, Roles and Responsibilities, Salary, Career Path

IBPS PO vs IBPS RRB Officer Scale I: Job comparison, Roles and Responsibilities, Salary, Career Path

IBPS PO vs IBPS RRB Officer Scale – I

IBPS or the Institute of Banking and Personal Selection is a autonomous body that is set up for conducting recruitment and banking exams. IBPS Banking exam is taken by lakhs of students every year. IBPS is one of the most sought after exams and is known for its IBPS PO and Clerk exams. More than 19 banks participate every year in the IBPS exams.

IBPS or the Institute of Banking and Personal Selection is a autonomous body that is set up for conducting recruitment and banking exams. IBPS Banking exam is taken by lakhs of students every year. IBPS is one of the most sought after exams and is known for its IBPS PO, Clerk and RRB exams.

IBPS PO and IBPS RRB are both very challenging exams. However, there are lot of difference in IBPS PO and RRB. The article explores the several differences between IBPS RRB And IBPS PO and see what both of them have in store for the banking aspirant.

IBPS Probationary Officer:

More than 19 banks participate every year in the IBPS PO exams.

IBPS PO Participating banks: Allahabad Bank, Andhra Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Bank of Maharashtra, Canara Bank, Central Bank of India, Corporation Bank, Dena Bank, IDBI Bank, Indian Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Punjab National Bank, Punjab and Sind Bank, State Bank of India, Syndicate Bank, UCO Bank, Union Bank of India, United Bank of India, Vijaya Bank,

Selection Procedure for IBPS PO:

The Selection process in IBPS Comprises of Preliminary exam, Mains exam and interview. Candidates who clear the Preliminary exams will qualify for the mains exam and those who qualify in the mains exam will appear for interview in front of a panel. Candidates will finally be selected for  IBPS PO.

IBPS PO CWE – ONLINE EXAMINATIONS

The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

a. Preliminary Examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests No. of Qs Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.

b. Mains Examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1 Reasoning 50 50 English & Hindi 40 minutes
2 English Language 40 40 English 30 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English & Hindi 40 minutes
4 General Awareness (with special reference to Banking) 40 40 English & Hindi 20 minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 20 20 English & Hindi 10 minutes
Total 200 200 140 minutes

Interview: Candidates who qualify in the Preliminary and mains examination will be selected for Personal interview.

 IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2017

Age limit

The age of the candidate should be compulsory in between 20 to 30 years as on 01.07.2017 and both dates are included.

Educational Qualification

Aspirants for IBPS PO must be graduate from any discipline awarded by a government recognized university.

Career Path of a Probationary Officer in a Bank:

Before completion of probation period of 2 years, Probationary officer will be asked to perform any type of bank job to get them acquainted with all types of bank job. They are often given training and practical job. Probationary officer is also asked to deal in public relations and handle complaints of customers and resolve their complains. He has to deal in tasks like planning, budgeting, marketing, loan processing and approval, investment management.

They also have to work as a clerk and deal with loan related document when people come to ask for loans. They should know all the latest developments in banking industry and also know about circulars issued by the bank. Probationary officer will be asked to do all types of work and promotions will be based on performance. The job offers promising career path. At a later stage, candidates also have to do supervise and also do clerical work to increase the business of the bank.

IBPS PO :

Roles and responsibilities of IBPS PO

You will be multitasking in a nationalized bank. As a Probationary officer, you will have to work in various departments like Deposits, Loans, Clearing, pensions, payments, cheque clearances, Fixed deposits, ATM and Internet banking, Credit card, account closure, account statement, ATM issues, etc. You may also have to handle cash transactions. One must be flexible in doing any type of work in the bank. You need to handle the customers and provide them a solution for all their banking needs.

Things to understand about IBPS PO: Probationary officer is one of the most rewarding jobs in the banking industry. It is one of the most attractive job opportunities given the scope for career and

Salary of IBPS PO: IBPS PO earn a annual income of Rs. 5,57,640. They have a basic pay of Rs. 38, 703 after the recent hike given by Seventh Pay commission for new PO’s. This is eligible for a steady raise after promotion.

Promotions: IBPS PO is a well defined career path that is determined by performance and potential. Today, it much less time for a newly joined PO to scale up the ranks than it did before. One can become General Manager after 14-15 years of service. However, reaching top ranks is decided by the government and not by individual banks.

Career Progression of a Bank PO:

  1. Junior Management Grade – Scale I: Officer i.e. PO
  2. Middle Management Grade – Scale II: Manager
  3. Middle Management Grade – Scale III: Senior Manager
  4. Senior Management Grade – Scale IV: Chief Manager
  5. Senior Management Grade Scale V: Assistant General Manager
  6. Top Management Grade Scale VI: Deputy General Manager
  7. Top Management Grade Scale VII: General Manager
  8. Executive Director (ED)
  9. Chairman and Managing Director (CMD)

IBPS RRB:

IBPS RRB is to gain entry into Rural banks and candidates working for RRB banks will mostly be working in rural areas.

IBPS RRB Pariticipating banks:

There are 56 participating banks in IBPS RRB. Lets look at the 56 participating banks in IBPS RRB:

Allahabad UP Gramin Bank, Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank, Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank, Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank, Assam Gramin Vikash Bank, Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank, Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank, Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank, Baroda UP Gramin Bank, Bihar Gramin Bank, Central Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank

Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank, Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank, Dena Gujarat Gramin Bank, Ellaquai Dehati Bank Gramin Bank of Aryavart, Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank J & K Grameen Bank, Jharkhand Gramin Bank, Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank, KashiGomtiSamyut Gramin Bank , Kveri Grameena Bank, Kerala Gramin Bank, Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank, Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank, Madhyanchal Gramin Bank Sagar, Maharashtra Gramin Bank , Malwa Gramin Bank, Manipur Rural Bank , Meghalaya Rural Bank, Mizoram Rural Bank, Nagaland Rural Bank, Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank, Odisha Gramya Bank, Pallavan Grama Bank , Pandyan Grama Bank, 37 Paschim Banga Gramin Bank , Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank, Prathama Bank Moradabad, Puduvai Bharthiar Grama Bank , Punjab Gramin Bank, Purvanchal Bank Gorakhpur , Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank, Saptagiri Grameena Bank , Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank, Sarva UP Gramin Bank, Saurashtra Gramin Bank, Sutlej Gramin Bank, Telangana Grameena Bank, Tripura Gramin Bank, UtkalGrameen Bank, Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank, Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank, 5Uttarakhand Gramin Bank, Vananchal Gramin Bank, Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 Officer Scale-I

Sr. No. Name of Tests Medium of Exam No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration
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

IBPS RRB : Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications for IBPS PO Officer Scale – I

  • Degree in any discipline. Preference to some streams related to banking, finance and commerce

  • Computer Knowledge and Computer skills are preferred

  • Proficiency in local language of RRB

  • No previous work experience required

Age limit for IBPS PO Officer Scale- I – Above 18 years – Below 30 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1987 and later than 30.06.1999 (both dates inclusive)

IBPS RRB Salary Structure of Officer Scale I

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Salary 2017

Pay Scale of IPBS RRB Officer Scale I

14500-600/7-18700-700/2-20100-800/7-25700

In-hand Salary of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I

The in-hand salary varies from Rs 29000 to 33000 with 100% Dearness allowance.

Officers in IBPS RRB draw salaries that are comparable with those offered by most of the Nationalized banks of the country. After selection of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I, candidates are under probation period for 2 years. During probation period, candidates receive a fixed salary usually lesser than the normal salary of IBPS RRB Officer Scale I. After the probation period ends, candidates are promoted to the post of Assistant Manager in the bank. Once candidates grow with more experience, they are promoted and even their salary also increases.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Perks and allowances:

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Post offers various perks and benefits and hence the demand for the post has been growing. Work pressure is lesser in comparison to commercial banks of the country. Employees can enjoy a good work-life balance under IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Post and candidates are eligible for 100% DA. The cost of living is usually lower as candidates are posted in rural areas. IBPS RRBs have a lot of growth potential as several governmental departments and government agencies liaison with the IBPS RRBs and partner with them for work. Candidates must show their performance with what is alloted to them.

Conclusion:

Thus we can see that IBPS PO and IBPS RRB both have very different career roles and mostly this will vary based on the candidate. However, work pressure at IBPS PO will be intense accompanied by frequent transfers in comparison to IBPS RRB where it can be very calm atmosphere to work.

Stay tuned for more updates on IBPS PO vs IBPS RRB Scale I Officer!

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IBPS PO 2017 NOTIFICATION PDF DOWNLOAD

IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF download- Get details of IBPS PO exam dates, exam pattern, pay scale, application, IBPS PO eligibility criteria, appliction fee, selection process etc.

IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF download

IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF download– The Institute of Banking Personnel (IBPS) conducts examinations annually for the post of Probationary Officers (PO). The exam is one of the most important exams among other bank exams and is due to the cut- throat competition. Every aspirant is waiting for IBPS PO notitification 2017 to be published. After publication of the notification, students need to study as per the IBPS PO exam pattern. Students can start practising with IBPS mock tests and IBPS previous year question papers.

All the candidates who are interested for the job profile can check their eligibility as per IBPS eligibility criteria 2017. If they match the requirements, they can apply as per the norms of IBPS recruitment 2017. The candidates can apply online for common recruitment process for PO post.

Note- The IBPS PO Notification 2017 official notice is not yet out. It is expected to be out soon (tentative- July- August 2017). This PDF is an unofficial release and only for reference purpose. We will update you with the official version as soon as it is published.

IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF will give you clear insights of eligibility criteria, exam pattern, application fee, selection process, etc.

IBPS PO Notification PDF- Exam Dates

The IBPS PO notification 2017 exam date list (expected). As soon as the official IBPS notification is released, you will get to know the offiicial exam dates

Test Name Dates
Prelims Exam- Exam Date 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th October 2017
Mains Exam- Exam Date 26th November 2017
Final Result Declaration 1st April 2017

IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2017

IBPS PO Prelims

Sr No. Test Name Qns. Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability Paper 35 35 01 hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude Paper 35 35
3 English Language Paper 30 30
 Total 100 100


IBPS PO Mains

Sr. No. Name of Tests (Objective) Marks/Time Duration
1 Reasoning 50 (40 Mins) 140 mins
2 English Language 40 (30 Mins)
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 (40 Mins)
4 General Awareness 40 (20 Mins)
5 Computer Knowledge 20 (10 mins)
Total 200


IBPS PO Eligibility Criteria 2017

Age limit

The age of the candidate should be compulsory in between 20 to 30 years as on 01.07.2017 and both dates are included.

Educational Qualification

Aspirants must have Graduation degree from a recognized institute by govt.

IBPS PO Application Fees 2017

 The application fee for IBPS PO exam is

  1. General- Rs. 600/-
  2. ST/ SC/ PWD- Rs. 100/-

IBPS Selection Process 2017

The selection process will be done by score card of Common Written Examination (CWE). The candidates who have qualified for the exam called for interview round and will get appointment letters.

IBPS PO Allowances

In addition to pay scale, allowances are also offered which include-

Dearness Allowance (DA)- Cost of living adjustment allowance which is paid to govt and public sector Probationary officers. It is revised on a quarterly basis and it is based on consumer price index (CPI). The calculation of DA depends on inflation and it can also go up with higher inflation and come down if the inflation rate is in negative.

HRA- It depends on the place of posting. It can be either 9.0% or 8.0% or 7.0% depending on the place of posting.

Special Allowance – This will add in 10th BPS (wef. 01/11/2012) and for Scale, I 7.75% on which DA is also payable.

CCA – CCA depends on job posting. It can be either 4% (maximum Rs.870/-) or 3% (Maximum Rs.600/-) or 0%

Conveyance allowance – For commute between home and office.

IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF download- Exam Syllabus

The IBPS PO syllabus 2017 is as follows-

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
  • Arithmetic Problems
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • HCF and LCM
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mixture and Allegation
  • Problems on Boats and Streams
  • Miscellaneous (SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Partnership, Problems on Trains, Pipes and Cisterns)

General Awareness

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

Computer Knowledge

  • History of Computers
  • Generation of Computers
  • 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

Stay tuned for more updates on IBPS PO Notification 2017 PDF download. All the best!

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IBPS PO, SO & Clerk 2016 Final Result : Reserve List

IBPS PO, SO & Clerk 2016 Reserve List

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will release the final result of mains exam and interview by today evening. IBPS will recruit 8822 vacancies.

In case two or more candidates have obtained the same score, IBPS will decide the merit order as per date of birth (the candidate senior in age is placed before/ above the candidate junior in age), as per the prevailing practice. The weightage of main exam and interview will be 80:20 respectively.

IBPS PO Mock Test 2017 - Attempt now!

Check Below the list of Shortlisted Candidates for IBPS PO, SO and Clerk 2016:

IBPS PO 2016 Reserve List : Check Now

IBPS SO 2016 Reserve List : Check Now

IBPS Clerk 2016 Reserve List : Check Now




The combined final score of candidates shall be arrived at on the basis of scores obtained by the candidates in the mains exam and interview. Final allotment of candidates will be done on the basis of ranks, post-preferences, and vacancies.


 

List of Participating Banks in IBPS Recruitment (PO, SO, Clerk) 2016:

Participating Banks Name

Allahabad Bank

Central Bank of India

Indian Overseas Bank

UCO Bank

Andhra Bank

Coporation Bank

Oriental Bank of Commerce

Union Bank of India

Bank of Baroda

Dena Bank

Punjab National Bank

United Bank of India

Bank of Maharashtra

IDBI Bank

Punjab & Sind Bank

Vijaya Bank

Canara Bank

Indian Bank

Syndicate Bank


 


We wish all the candidates best of luck!

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