IBPS RRB 2024 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection [IBPS RRB]

IBPS RRB - Institute Of Banking Personnel Selection

IBPS RRB is a national-level banking exam. It is conducted every year by IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection ) for candidates who want to work in Regional Rural Banks (RRBs). They hire for different jobs like Office Assistant, Marketing Manager, Officers Scale I, and more. For Officer roles, they use prelims, mains, and interviews to select candidates. Office Assistant jobs use prelims and mains exams. Those who get shortlisted go to one of the RRBs based on vacancies and merit.

There is also the National Recruitment Agency (NRA), made by the Union Cabinet. They will hold a Common Eligibility Test (CET) for jobs in SSC, RRB, and IBPS, mainly for Non-Technical and Non-Gazetted Group B and C roles. The NRA CET is the first test, and different bodies do other selection steps.

The IBPS RRB 2024 notification will be available online on the official website. It will disclose key details such as application dates and exam dates for various recruitment drives. People aged between 18 and 40 with a degree can apply. But, the eligibility can change based on the job type, so check that first. The IBPS RRB  2024 exam for Officer and Office Assistant roles happens online.

IBPS RRB 2024 Highlights



Name of exam


Conducting Body

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection

Level of exam




Medium of exam

Hindi, English, and other regional languages

Total No. of Questions

Prelims: 80

Mains: 200

Duration of exam

Prelims: 45 minutes

Mains: 120 minutes

Mode of exam


Total marks

Prelims: 80 marks

Mains: 200 marks

Exam fees

Rs. 850: General students

Rs. 175: SC or ST

IBPS RRB 2024 Exam Date

IBPS is set to administer an online exam to select students. Refer to the details below for the IBPS RRB exam dates 2024.


Tentative Dates

IBPS RRB 2024 notification

May 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 application form

May 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 application form deadline

June 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 admit card

July 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 exam

August 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 result card

August 2024

IBPS RRB 2024 Eligibility criteria

The IBPS has outlined the IBPS RRB 2024 eligibility requirement in the official notification. The eligibility criteria are applicable to Officers Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistants and are specified based on nationality, age, educational qualification, and work experience. Before completing the  RRB Bank Exam 2024 application form, students must verify that they fulfil the eligibility criteria.

To complete the application form, students need to satisfy norms based on the following factors.

  • Nationality
  • Educational Qualification
  • Work Experience
  • Age


To be eligible to take the RRB Bank Exam 2024, a student must belong to one of the following nationalities:

  • Indian Citizens
  • Citizens of Nepal
  • Citizens of Bhutan
  • Tibetan refugees
  • Persons of Indian descent who have moved to India. Moved from Pakistan, Zaire, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Burma, Kenya, Uganda, and the United Republic of Tanzania.

Educational Qualification

IBPS RRB Office Assistant:

  • Graduation in any discipline from a recognized university is mandatory.
  • Proficiency in the local language is a prerequisite.
  • Students must possess a working knowledge of computers.
  • For the qualification of Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager), the criteria are:
  • Graduation from a recognized university is necessary.
  • Preference will be given to students with a graduation degree.
  • Proficiency in the local language is required.
  • A working knowledge of computers is mandatory.

Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager):

  • A Bachelor's degree from a recognized institution in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate is essential.
  • Preference will be given to students with a graduation degree.
  • Students should have a min of 2 years of experience as an officer in a financial organization.

Work Experience

Experience requirements for different positions in IBPS RRB are as follows:

Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager):

  • Requires a minimum of 2 years of experience as an Officer in Financial Institution.

Chartered Accountant:

  • One year as a Chartered Accountant.

Law Officer:

  • Requires 2 years of work as a Law Officer in Financial Institutions or Banks - 2 years or more.

Treasury Manager / Marketing Officer / Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager):

  • One year of experience.

Agricultural Officer:

  • Requires two years of experience.

Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager):

  • Requires a minimum of 5 years of experience as an Officer in a Financial institution.

IBPS RRB 2024 Age Limit

The age limits for IBPS RRB 2024 vary according to the applied post. Check the age limits for different categories of posts.

  • Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager): Students must be at least 18 years old and not exceed 30 years old.
  • Officer Scale II (Manager): The age range is from 21 to 32 years.
  • Officer Scale III (Senior Manager): The age should be between 21 and 40 years.

Office Assistant (Multipurpose): Students must be at least 18 years old but not more than 28 years old.

IBPS RRB 2024 Application Form & fees

The IBPS RRB online application links will be released separately for Officers Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistant. Interested students will need to apply online for IBPS RRB 2024.

Documents Required For IBPS RRB 2024 Registration

Students should heed the advice to correctly complete the RRB Bank Exam Form 2024 by following the instructions provided by the exam authority. Once submitted, no alterations will be permitted in any of the entered data in the application form.

Before initiating the IBPS RRB application form, students must have the following details readily available:

  • An active mobile number and e-mail ID.
  • A scanned passport-sized photograph.
  • A scanned copy of the student's signature.
  • A scanned Left Thumb Impression.
  • A handwritten declaration.
  • Details of the credit/debit card for fee payment.

How To Fill IBPS RRB 2024 Application Form

The steps to complete the IBPS RRB application form 2024 are outlined below.

Step 1: IBPS RRB Registration 2024

  • Visit the official IBPS website.
  • Click on 'Apply online for IBPS RRB.'
  • Choose 'New Registration' and select the desired post.
  • Provide personal and communication details.
  • Confirm the entered details, verify, and enter the security code, then click on 'Save and Next.'
  • A provisional registration ID & password will be generated and sent via E-mail and SMS.

Step 2: Uploading of Documents

  • Log in with the registration number and password.
  • Click on the relevant links to upload photographs and signatures.
  • Upload scanned documents that are saved.
  • Photo specifications: 200 x 230 pixels (preferred), file size between 20kb–50kb.
  • Signature specifications: 140 x 60 pixels (preferred), file size between 10kb–20kb.

Step 3: Filling the Application Form

  • The application page comprises three tabs: basic, qualification/experience/language, and survey.
  • In the basic tab, input information such as category, religion, nationality, and disability. Enter the IBPS RRB exam centre, ensuring the correct state code is provided. Provide personal details, including gender, father's name, mother's name, etc. Enter communication details.
  • In the qualification/experience/language tab, input graduation details and work experiences. Specify proficiency in languages, states, and preferred RRBs.
  • In the survey tab, indicate the choice of organizations for recruitment.
  • Preview the details and click on 'I agree' to declare the authenticity of the information.

Step 4: Uploading Handwritten Declaration with Left Thumb Impression

  • Upload before paying the application fees. Students must upload their left thumb impression and handwritten declaration in the specified format.
  • Left Thumb Impression: 240 x 240 pixels, file size 20 KB–50 KB.
  • Handwritten Declaration: 800 x 400 pixels, file size 50 KB–100 KB.

Step 5: Fee Payment

  • Students must pay the application fee online through a debit card, credit card, IMPS, or banking. Provide the necessary details and click on 'Pay.'

IBPS RRB Application Fee:

Officer (Scale I, II & III):

  • SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 175
  • All others: Rs. 850

Office Assistant (Multipurpose):

  • SC/ST/PWD/EXSM: Rs. 175
  • All others: Rs. 850

Step 6: Take a printout of the Confirmation Page

  • After final submission and payment, an additional page of the IBPS RRB application form is displayed. Enter the required details as per instructions, a generated e-receipt, and print the final IBPS RRB 2024 application form.

IBPS RRB 2024 Application Form Correction: Students are prohibited from editing the IBPS RRB application form after the final submission. Before submitting the online application, students should use the 'save and next' feature to review the details. Check the details in the online application form and make changes if necessary.

IBPS RRB 2024 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

The RRB Office Assistant exam comprises two stages - prelims and mains, both conducted online. The prelims exam consists of two sections. At the same time, the main exam includes 5 sections. According to the  RRB Bank exam pattern 2024, the prelims are worth 80 marks. Prelims is 45 minutes. The main exam has a total of 200 marks. The duration is 2 hours. Additionally, for every incorrect response, 1/4 of the marks allocated per question are deducted. Refer to the tables below for the IBPS RRB exam pattern.

IBPS RRB 2024 Prelims Exam Pattern


No. of Questions



Quantitative Ability


45 minutes








IBPS RRB 2024 Mains Exam Pattern


No. of Questions



Quantitative Ability


45 hours





Computer Knowledge



Hindi / English language



General Awareness






IBPS RRB 2024 Syllabus

The IBPS RRB Prelims syllabus encompasses diverse topics from different subjects. The prelims exam focuses primarily on Logical Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude. The IBPS RRB Mains syllabus includes topics from Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, English/Hindi Language, Financial Knowledge, General Awareness, and Computer Knowledge.

RRB Bank Exam 2024 Syllabus-Prelims

Quantitative Aptitude

Ratio and Proportion

Profit and Loss

Time and Work


Charts and Graphs

Case Studies

Compound Interest


Number System


Permutation and Combination

Time and Distance



Simple Interest

Decimal Fraction




Blood Relation


Statement and Assumption

Word Formation

Series Test

Decision Making

Figure Series Test

Direction Sense Test

Odd One out

Statement and Conclusion


Alphabet Test

Ranking and Time


Causes and Effects

Statement and Arguments

Assertion and Reason


Miscellaneous Tests

Statements and Action Courses

Sitting Arrangements

IBPS RRB Mains Syllabus 2024

General Knowledge

Social Function of Banks

Awards and Honours



Banking Terms

Books and Authors

Current Affairs

Indian and International Economy


Fiscal Monetary Policies

History of Banking




Repo and Reverse Repo Rate





Jumbled up Sentences

Commonly Misspelled Words

Cloze Tests

Phrase Substitution

Idioms and Phrases

Spotting Errors


One-word Substitution

Fill in the Blanks

Jumbled Words




Fill in the Blanks






General Awareness

MS Office


Virus, Hacking

History of Computers

Basic Knowledge of the Internet

Computer Fundamentals

Security Tools


Computer Abbreviations

History and Future of Computers

Shortcut Keys

Software and Hardware Fundamentals

IBPS RRB 2024 Results & Score Card

Students taking the RRB Bank exam can verify their qualifying status by using their registration ID and date of birth as the password. The results will be announced individually for all stages and posts within IBPS RRB. To advance to the next phase of the recruitment process, students must attain marks equal to or higher than the IBPS RRB cutoff.

How To Download IBPS RRB Scorecard 2024

To check the IBPS RRB scorecard 2024, follow the steps below.

  1. Visit the official website of IBPS.
  2. Click on the 'IBPS RRB scorecard link.'
  3. Enter your Registration Number or roll number and Password on the Scorecard 2024 login page.
  4. The IBPS RRB scorecard will appear on the screen.
  5. Download & print the scorecard for future reference.

Details Mentioned On IBPS RRB 2024 Scorecard

The IBPS RRB scorecard includes the following information.

Student's Name

Roll Number

Registration Number


Applied Post

Exam Date

Total Marks obtained in the exam

Sectional and overall cutoff scores

Aggregate marks and individual section scores


IBPS RRB 2024 Cut Off

To qualify for the exam, students need to achieve both the sectional and overall cutoff scores. The IBPS RRB result will include the cutoff. Also, students who meet the RRB Exam 2024  cutoff in the prelims stage will qualify for the IBPS RRB mains exam.

Latest Update

IBPS RRB 2024 Vacancies

In 2024, the IBPS RRB will open up new job positions, and they will announce these alongside their official notification PDF. Last time, the number of vacancies for IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Officer Scale I, II, & III changed from 8285 to 8106. People looking to apply will soon get the chance to see the specific vacancies for different categories and roles in the IBPS RRB for 2024.

IBPS RRB 2024 Pay Scale


Approximate Salary

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I

Rs 29,000 - Rs 33,000

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II

Rs 33,000 - Rs 39,000

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III

Rs 38,000 - Rs 44,000

IBPS RRB Office Assistants (Multipurpose)

Rs 15,000 - Rs 20,000

IBPS RRB 2024 Participating Banks

The IBPS RRB exam aims to hire individuals for roles like Officers Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistant across various Gramin banks in the country. This recruitment process involves a total of 43 RRBs. Here's a list of the banks participating in the IBPS RRB:

  • Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank - Andhra Pradesh
  • Andhra Pragathi Gramin Bank - Andhra Pradesh
  • Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank - Arunachal Pradesh
  • Aryavart Bank - Uttar Pradesh
  • Assam Gramin Vikash Bank - Assam
  • Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank - West Bengal
  • Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank - Gujarat
  • Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank - Rajasthan
  • Baroda U P Bank - Uttar Pradesh
  • Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank - Andhra Pradesh
  • Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank - Chhattisgarh
  • Dakshin Bihar Gramin Bank - Bihar
  • Ellaquai Dehati Bank - Jammu & Kashmir
  • Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank - Himachal Pradesh
  • J & K Grameen Bank - Jammu & Kashmir
  • Jharkhand Rajya Gramin Bank - Jharkhand
  • Karnataka Gramin Bank - Karnataka
  • Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank - Karnataka
  • Kerala Gramin Bank - Kerala
  • Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank - Madhya Pradesh
  • Madhyanchal Gramin Bank - Madhya Pradesh
  • Maharashtra Gramin Bank - Maharashtra
  • Manipur Rural Bank - Manipur
  • Meghalaya Rural Bank - Meghalaya
  • Mizoram Rural Bank - Mizoram
  • Nagaland Rural Bank - Nagaland
  • Odisha Gramya Bank - Odisha
  • Paschim Banga Gramin Bank - West Bengal
  • Prathama UP Gramin Bank - Uttar Pradesh
  • Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank - Puducherry
  • Punjab Gramin Bank - Punjab
  • Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank - Rajasthan
  • Saptagiri Grameena Bank - Andhra Pradesh
  • Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank - Haryana
  • Saurashtra Gramin Bank - Gujarat
  • Tamil Nadu Grama Bank - Tamil Nadu
  • Telangana Grameena Bank - Telangana
  • Tripura Gramin Bank - Tripura
  • Utkal Grameen Bank - Odisha
  • Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank - Bihar
  • Uttarakhand Gramin Bank - Uttarakhand
  • Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank - West Bengal
  • Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank - Maharashtra