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IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022 Detailed Exam Pattern & Syllabus For PO & Clerk

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022: Institute of Banking & Personnel Selection (IBPS) pattern is an important part of the preparation and will play a key role in knowing the details of the exam. IBPS has released the IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022 along with the official notification for Officer Grade and Clerical Posts. The Prelims of IBPS RRB will be conducted on the 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th & 21st of August 2022. The IBPS RRB mains exam for Officer Scale-I will be held on 24th September 2022 and for Office Assistant will be conducted on 01st October 2022 as per officials. Knowing the detailed IBPS RRB syllabus will help you prioritize important and scoring topics for IBPS RRB PO and IBPS RRB Clerk exam. Below mentioned is the IBPS RRB PO Syllabus in detail.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2022

Each year lakhs of aspirants apply for Bank Exam to secure their careers and future. The RRB salary and scale that is offered in the IBPS RRB Clerk and Officer Scale are what tempts the candidates to apply for it.

The IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for the PO, Clerk, Officer Grade-II & III post has been discussed here.

  • For IBPSC RRB Clerk, there will be two stages of Exam- Prelims & Mains
  • For IBPS PO or Officer Scale I, there will be three stages of the 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
  • For all the posts of IBPS RRB, the candidates have to pass each stage of the Exam for their successful selection.

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IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern

A composite time of 45 minutes is provided to candidates to complete two sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability. Candidates must clear the cut-off of each section. The cut-off for each section is decided by the team of IBPS depending on the level of difficulty of the paper

S.No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time of
45 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

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IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam Pattern

A composite time of 2 hours is provided to candidates to complete five sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability, General Awareness, English/Hindi Language, and Computer Knowledge IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam. There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of
2 hours
General Awareness Paper 40 40
Numerical Ability Paper 40 50
English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40
Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

We have discussed the detailed exam pattern of the IBPS RRB Assistant Exam above, let’s have a look at the IBPS RRB Officer Grade Exam Pattern.

IBPS RRB Officer Grade Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Exam is conducted in 3 different phases:

The preliminary Exam is for only Scale I but the Mains Exam is for all Officer level posts, it differs a bit in terms of professional knowledge required to qualify at this stage. The exact IBPS RRB Officer Grade Exam Pattern has been released with IBPS RRB Notification.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam Pattern

A composite time of 45 minutes is provided to candidates to complete two sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam. Candidates must clear the cut-off of each section. The cut-off for each section is decided by the team of IBPS depending on the level of difficulty of the paper

Section Question Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time of
45 minutes
Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

Officer Scale I Mains 2022 Exam Pattern

A composite time of 2 hours is provided to candidates to complete five sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability, General Awareness, English/Hindi Language, and Computer Knowledge IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam. There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

S.No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of
2 hours
2 General Awareness Paper 40 40
3 Numerical Ability Paper 40 50
4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II Exam Pattern

There will be a single-level exam for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II Post. Selection will be made. Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of the Online Single examination to be considered to be shortlisted for an interview.

Depending on the number of vacancies available, the adequate number of candidates in each category not exceeding three times the declared vacancies shall be called for interview, subject to availability. Before the completion of the interview process, scores obtained in the Online Main Examination will not be shared with the candidates shortlisted for the interview.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern For Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

S.No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of
2 hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 50
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

*Candidates will have the option to opt for English or Hindi Language Paper.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern For Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

S. No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time
of 2 hours and 30
minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 40
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 English/ Hindi Language 40 20
5 Computer Knowledge 40 20
6 Professional Knowledge 40 40
Total 240 200

IBPS RRB Officer Scale III Exam Pattern

S.No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of
2 hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 50
3 Financial Awareness 40 40
4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20
Total 200 200

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022 Detailed Exam Pattern & Syllabus For PO & Clerk_50.1

IBPS RRB Syllabus

In this section, we will discuss the Syllabus for the IBPS RRB exam subject-wise. Candidates can check the IBPS RRB Syllabus in the tables given below.
The subjects covered in the syllabus are as follows:

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

The detailed IBPS RRB Syllabus for each section is tabulated below. Candidates must refer to the syllabus and then start the preparation for the upcoming IBPS RRB exams.

IBPS RRB Syllabus
Subject Syllabus
Reasoning Ability Odd man out
Coding-Decoding
Blood Relation
Causes and Effects
Decision Making
Assertion and Reason
Statements and Action Courses
Analogy
Blood Relation
Series Test
Direction Test
Statement and Assumption
Statement and Conclusion
Inequalities
Syllogism
Alphabet Test
Ranking and Time
Sitting Arrangements
Figure Series
Word Formation
Puzzles
Quantitative Aptitude

 

Number System
Decimal Fractions
Time and Work
Age Problems
Percentage
Permutation and CombinationHCF and LCM
Simple Interest
Time and Distance
Simplification
Ratio and Proportion
ProbabilityProfit and Loss
Compound Interest
Average
Partnership
Data Interpretation
Quadratic Equations
English or Hindi Language

 

English:

Reading Comprehension
Rearrangement of Sentences
Idioms
Antonyms
Error Detection
Cloze Test
One word substitution
Fill in the blanks
Jumbled Words
Phrase Substitution
Synonyms

Hindi:

Vyakaran
Error Spotting
Paragraphs
Reading Comprehension
Fill in the blanks
Antonyms and Synonyms

Computer Knowledge

 

Computer Fundamentals
Computer Abbreviations
Software and Hardware Fundamentals
Shortcut Keys
Networking
Basic Knowledge of the Internet
MS Office
Database
History of Computer
Security Tools
Number System and Conversions
Computer Languages
Internet
Input and Output Devices
General Awareness India and International Current Affairs
Banking Awareness
Countries and Currencies
National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries
Banking Terms and Abbreviations
Banking History
RBI
Sports
Finance
Sports
Books ad Authors
Agriculture
Fiscal Policies
Budget
Government schemes
Government policies
Financial Awareness Latest Topics in News in Financial World Monetary Policy
Budget and Economic Survey
Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in India
Bank Accounts and Special Individuals
Organizations Deposits Credit
Loans
Advanced Non Performing Assets
Asset Reconstruction Companies
NPAs
Restructuring of Loans
Bad Loans
Risk Management
BASEL I
BASEL II
BASEL II
ACCORDS

IBPS RRB Syllabus Interview Process

Candidates who have been shortlisted in the main examination for the post of Officers Scale I, II & III will be subsequently called for an interview coordinated by the Nodal Regional Rural Bank with the help of NABARD. The interview will be conducted in select centres. The address of the centres will be informed to the shortlisted candidates in the call letter.

The marks for the interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in the interview for Officers Scale, I, II, and III will be as per extant guidelines. Only by qualifying both in the Online Examination (Main/Single) and Common Interview with sufficiently high marks will candidates be shortlisted for the subsequent provisional allotment process, the details of which will be made available on the official IBPS website.

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2022 FAQ’s

Q 1. For which posts can I apply for IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. You can apply for the post of IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose), Officer Scale I, II, and III. However, one can apply only for one post under Officer Scale.

Q 2. What is the duration and marks of the IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. IBPS RRB Prelims Exam will be of 45 minutes of 80 marks. The IBPS RRB Mains Exam will be of 200 marks of 2 hours. The duration is different for the IBPS Officer Scale Post.

Q 3. Is there a negative marking for IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. Yes, there is a penalty of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer. There is negative marking for prelims, mains, and single written test exams under RRB.

Q 4. Is there a sectional cut-off in IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. Yes, there is a sectional cut-off for the IBPS RRB exam for all the posts.

Q5. Can Candidate attempt IBPS RRB exams in Hindi language?

Ans. Yes, for all IBPS RRB exams, candidates can attempt exam in Hindi language except English subject Paper.

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