Scheme of the Examination for IBPS RRB Officers (Scale-I, II & III)
The Examination will be conducted in Four parts.
Part – IPreliminary Online Examination
Part – IIOnline Main Examination
Part -IIIOnline Single level Examination (objective)
Part – IVInterview
Part -I, II & IV Exam is applicable only Officers (Scale-I)
Part III & IV Exam is Applicable for Officers (Scale-II & III)

 

IBPS RRB Officers (Scale-I) Preliminary Online Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions40 Marks45 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude40 Questions40 Marks
Total80 Question80 Marks
There will be negative marking of one fourth or 0.25 for each wrong answer.


IBPS RRB Officers (Scale-I) Main Online Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions50 Marks120 Minutes (Total)
Quantitative Aptitude40 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.
MARKS OBTAINED ONLY IN THE MAIN EXAMINATION WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR INTERVIEW & FINAL MERIT LISTING.

 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) Online Single level Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions50 Marks120 Minutes (Total)
Quantitative Aptitude & Data
Interpretation
40 Questions50 Marks
Financial 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.
You can choose English Language OR Hindi Language according to your state.
MARKS OBTAINED ONLY IN THE SINGLE LEVEL EXAMINATION WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR INTERVIEW & FINAL MERIT LISTING.

 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre) Online Single level Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions50 Marks02 hours and 30 minutes (Total)
Quantitative Aptitude & Data
Interpretation
40 Questions50 Marks
Financial Awareness40 Questions40 Marks
English Language OR Hindi Language40 Questions40 Marks
Computer Knowledge40 Questions20 Marks
Professional Knowledge40 Questions40 Marks
Total240 Questions240 Marks
There will be negative marking of one fourth or 0.25 for each wrong answer.
You can choose English Language OR Hindi Language according to your state.
MARKS OBTAINED ONLY IN THE SINGLE LEVEL EXAMINATION WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR INTERVIEW & FINAL MERIT LISTING.

 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III Online Single level Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
Reasoning40 Questions50 Marks120 Minutes (Total)
Quantitative Aptitude & Data
Interpretation
40 Questions50 Marks
Financial 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.
You can choose English Language OR Hindi Language according to your state.
MARKS OBTAINED ONLY IN THE SINGLE LEVEL EXAMINATION WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR INTERVIEW & FINAL MERIT LISTING.

 

Syllabus For IBPS RRB Officers (Scale-I, II & III) Pre, Main & Single Level Exam
Reasoning
  • Introduction
  • Series Completion
  • Analytic Reasoning
  • Classification
  • Coding Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Direction Sense
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Syllogisms
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence Test
  • Decision Making
  • Series
  • Pay less attention on Non Verbal Reasoning
Numerical Ability
  • Simplifications
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Squares
  • Cubes
  • Square Roots
  • Cube Roots
  • Decimals
  • Percentages
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Mixture and Allegation
  • Number Systems / Series
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
  • Probability
  • Partnership
  •  Data Interpretation
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….

  • Summits
  • New Appointments
  • Deaths
  • Visits / Visitors
  • Days
  • Books and Authors
  • Important Events
  • Countries / Heads / Currencies
  • For Banking Awareness you should focus on (basic knowledge is enough)
  • History of Banking
  • Banking Terms
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension (Simple Level)
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Correction
  • Sentence Completion
  • One Word Substitution
  • Synonyms
  • 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…

  • Passage (Gadyansh – गद्यांश)
  • Synonyms (समानार्थी शब्द)
  • Antonyms (असमानार्थी शब्द)
  • Checking mistakes in व्याकरण, भाषा, वर्तनी
  • Filling the given Blanks with suitable words
Computer Knowledge
  • Basic Hardware and Software,
  • Uses of Computer
  • Generations of Computer
  • Basic Computer Operations / Shortcut Keys
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Power point)
Professional Knowledge 
IBPS RRB Specialist officer examination is having 40 questions from the professional knowledge of the candidate based on the post they are applied for. Expect questions in graduation level, a good reference of text books in your degree class with some current affairs on the subject will make things easy.

 




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