Scheme of the Examination for IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 
The Examination will be conducted in Two parts.
Part – IPreliminary Online Examination
Part – IIOnline Main Examination


IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Preliminary Online Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions40 Marks45 Minutes
Numerical Ability40 Questions40 Marks
Total80 Question80 Marks
There will be negative marking of one fourth or 0.25 for each wrong answer.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Main Online Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions50 Marks120 Minutes (Total)
Numerical Ability40 Questions50 Marks
General Awareness40 Questions40 Marks
English Language OR Hindi Language40 Questions40 Marks
Computer Knowledge40 Questions20 Marks
Total200 Questions200 Marks
There will be negative marking of one fourth or 0.25 for each wrong answer.
Candidates have to qualify Preliminary Online Examination then will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
You can choose English Language OR Hindi Language according to your state.


Syllabus For IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Pre & Main Examination
  1. Introduction
  2. Series Completion
  3. Analytic Reasoning
  4. Classification
  5. Coding Decoding
  6. Blood Relations
  7. Direction Sense
  8. Logical Venn Diagrams
  9. Syllogisms
  10. Number, Ranking & Time Sequence Test
  11. Decision Making
  12. Series
  13. Pay less attention on Non Verbal Reasoning.
Numerical Ability
  1. Simplifications (Very very important for clerical level exam)
  2. Mathematical Operations
  3. Squares
  4. Cubes
  5. Square Roots
  6. Cube Roots
  7. Decimals
  8. Percentages
  9. Time and Work
  10. Time and Distance
  11. Ratio and Proportions
  12. Mixture and Allegation
  13. Number Systems / Series
  14. Profit and Loss
  15. Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  16. Probability
  17. Partnership
  18. No Data Interpretation will be there for Clerical Level.
General Awareness
For Current Affairs you should concentrate all important events occurred for last 6 months (excluding 15 days before the exam). You should concentrate on….

  1. Summits
  2. New Appointments
  3. Deaths
  4. Visits / Visitors
  5. Days
  6. Books and Authors
  7. Important Events
  8. Countries / Heads / Currencies
  9. For Banking Awareness you should focus on (basic knowledge is enough)
  10. History of Banking
  11. Banking Terms
English Language
  1. Reading Comprehension (Simple Level)
  2. Spotting Errors
  3. Sentence Correction
  4. Sentence Completion
  5. One Word Substitution
  6. Synonyms
  7. Antonyms
Hindi Language
Only native hindi speakers choose this section. So, your basic Hindi knowledge is enough to get good marks in this section. So, don’t waste much time on this area.You should concentrate on the following areas…

  1. Passage (Gadyansh – गद्यांश)
  2. Synonyms (समानार्थी शब्द)
  3. Antonyms (असमानार्थी शब्द)
  4. Checking mistakes in व्याकरण, भाषा, वर्तनी
  5. Filling the given Blanks with suitable words
Computer Knowledge
  1. Basic Hardware and Software,
  2. Uses of Computer
  3. Generations of Computer
  4. Basic Computer Operations / Shortcut Keys
  5. MS Office (Word, Excel, Power point)
Eligibility Criteria
Only those candidates who have Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent
(a) Essential : Proficiency in local language.
(b) Desirable : Knowledge of Computer skills.

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