ibps rrb 2020

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2020 : Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has released the IBPS RRB 2020 notification on its official website www.ibps.in on June 30. Eligible candidates can apply online on or before 21 Jul 2020.

To Know all details and new guideline for IBPS RRB 2020 exam check full details from this web page. For selection to the post of both Assistant and Officer Cadre in Regional Rural Banks spread across the country, IBPS organises IBPS RRB Exam every year. The selection is made to the post mentioned below.

IBPS RRB 2020 Notification overview

IBPS RRB Notification30th June, 2020
Online Application starting date1st July 2020
Online Applications Last date21st July 2020
Download of call letters for PET12th August 2020
Pre-Exam Training Schedule24th August to 29th August 2020
Call Letters – Preliminary ExamAugust 2020
IBPS RRB Preliminary Examination
(Officer Scale-I & Office Assistant)
September/October 2020
IBPS RRB Prelims Exam ResultOctober 2020
IBPS RRB Mains Admit CardOctober 2020
Online Examination – Main / Single Officers (II & III)October/ November 2020
Office Assistant Mains Exam
Officer Scale I Mains Exam
October/ November 2020
Provisional Allotment
(For Officers Scale I, II and III & Office Assistant):
to be announced


IBPS RRB is conducted every year for selection to the post of both IBPS RRB Assistant and IBPS RRB Officer Cadre in Regional Rural Banks spread across the country.

The recruitment notification for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam has been released by IBPS on 30 June 2020. Total vacancy for IBPS RRB 2020 is 9698. Interested and eligible candidate apply through online mode only if they meets the following criteria-

IBPS RRB 2020 Post wise Vacancies

The IBPS RRB 2020 exam has been published total number of vacancies along with its official notification. IBPS has announced 9698 vacancies for IBPS RRB 2020 examination. The number of vacancies for IBPS RRB 2020 are 4682 for Office Assistant and 3800 for Officer Grade-I. The table for Post-wise vacancies is mentioned below. Let’s have a look at the table of IBPS RRB Vacancy for 2020 Office Assistant & Officer Scale-I, II & III exam.

Name of postTotal no. of vacancies
IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)4682
IBPS RRB Officer Scale -I3800
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer)100
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer)08
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Treasury Officer)03
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Law)26
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (CA)26
IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (IT)59
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)838
Officer Scale – III156

As per previous official advertisement, last year the total number of vacancies for IBPS RRB Exam was 8354.

Age Limit – IBPS RRB Notification 2020

Name of the Posts Age Limit (As on 01-06-2019), Relaxation as per rules. 
Officer Scale- III & II21 Years
Officer Scale- I & Office Assistant18 Years
Officer Scale- III40 Years
Officer Scale- II32 Years
Officer Scale- I30 Years
Office Assistant 28 Years
Relaxation ( in Upper age limit )05 years for SC/ST candidates
03 years for OBC candidates
10 years for PWD candidates

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2020 – Qualification Details

Sl NoPost NameQualification
1Office Assistant (Multipurpose)Bachelors Degree
2Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)
 3Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer (Manager)
 4Officer Scale-II (Information Technology Officer)
 5Officer Scale-II (Chartered Accountant)CA
6Officer Scale-II (Law Officer)Degree (Law)
7Officer Scale-II (Treasury Manager)CA/ MBA
8Officer Scale-II (Marketing Officer)MBA (Marketing)
9Officer Scale-II (Agriculture Officer)Bachelors Degree
 10Officer Scale-III

Experience – IBPS RRB Notification 2020

Officers Scale II & III have relevant Experience (Refer the notification).

Selection Process – IBPS RRB Notification 2020

The selection will be on the basis of interview / joining (as applicable). 

How to Apply – IBPS RRB Recruitment 2020

Applicants are advice to read the detailed notification pdf attached below before Apply Online. Eligible for RRB Notification 2020 – 9638, can click on the apply online link given below. Date of apply online started from 01 Jul 2020 to 21 Jul 2020.

Advt. Details Click Here

Apply Online Click Here

Application fees

Gen/ OBC₹850
SC/ ST/ Ex-Servicemen₹175

Pay the Examination Fee through Debit Cards (RuPay/ Visa/ MasterCard/ Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets

IBPS RRB 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the selection to the post of Office Assistant is quite different to that of exam pattern for the selection to the post of Officer Grade. For 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.

IBPS Assistant Preliminary Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1.Reasoning4040A cumulative time of 45 mins
2.Numerical Ability4040

IBPS Assistant Mains Exam Exam Pattern

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning Paper4050A cumulative time of 2 hours is provided
2General Awareness Paper4040
3Numerical Ability Paper4050
4English/Hindi Language Paper4040
5Computer Knowledge4020

No interview is required after the Mains Exam to get selected for the post of Office Assistant.

IBPS RRB Officer 2020 Exam Pattern

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

  • • Preliminary Exam
  • • Mains Exam
  • • Interview Process

The final selection will be made on the cumulative score obtained by candidate in both Mains Exam and Interview Process.

IBPS RRB 2020 Officer Grade Preliminary Examination

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1.Reasoning4040A cumulative
2.Numerical Ability4040time of 45 mins

IBPS RRB 2020 Mains Exam (Officer Scale-I)

S. No.SectionQuestionMarksDuration
1Reasoning4050A cumulative
2General Awareness4040time of
3Numerical Ability40502 hours is
4English/Hindi Language4040provided
5Computer Knowledge4020

A common exam (single exam) will be conducted for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II & III this year to select candidates on the basis of their professional knowledge.

IBPS RRB 2020 Syllabus

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

Reasoning Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Odd man outAnalogy
Blood RelationAlphabet Test
Series TestNumber
Ranking and TimeCauses and Effects
Direction Sense TestSitting Arrangements
Decision MakingStatement and Assumption
Figure SeriesAssertion and Reason
Statement and ConclusionWord Formation
Statement and ArgumentsStatements and Action Courses
Figure Series TestMiscellaneous Tests

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Number SystemHCF and LCM
Decimal FractionProfit and Loss
Simple InterestCompound Interest
Time and WorkTime and Distance
Ratio and ProportionAverages
Case StudiesCharts and Graphs
Permutation and CombinationProbability

English Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Spotting ErrorsCommonly Misspelled Words
Jumbled WordsPhrase Substitution
Fill in the BlanksJumbled up sentences
Idioms and PhrasesCloze Tests
ComprehensionOne word Substitution

Hindi Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

VyakaranFill in the Blanks

Computer Knowledge Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Computer FundamentalsComputer Abbreviations
Software and Hardware FundamentalsShortcut Keys
NetworkingBasic Knowledge of Internet
MS OfficeHistory of Computers
DatabaseSecurity Tools
History and Future of ComputersVirus, Hacking

General Awareness Syllabus for IBPS RRB Exam

Current AffairsSocial Function of Banks
Indian and International EconomyMarketing
Banking TermsAwards and Honors
Books and AuthorsFinance
Fiscal Monetary PoliciesAgriculture
Repo and Reverse Repo RateHistory of Banking

IBPS RRB 2020 Admit Card

IBPS will release the admit card on their official website after the application process is completed. Different Admit Cards will be issued for both Preliminary and Mains Examination for both Assistant and Office Assistant. The link to the same will be provided on this page. Hence, candidates are required to visit this site regularly to remain updated.

IBPS RRB 2020 Result

IBPS will declare the results after conducting exams for each stage for both Assistant and Officer Grade. Candidates are required to clear the preliminary round in order to give their Mains Exam. Candidates who make it to the final merit list will be offered the call letter to join the organization.

IBPS RRB Cut-Off 2020

The cut-off for IBPS RRB 2020 will be released once the paper for the same has been conducted. The cut-off for Preliminary Exams and Mains Exam will be different. The cut-off marks will be generated both state wise as well as category wise.