IBPS RRB 2018 Recruitment Details- Application Form, Selection Procedure


IBPS RRBInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) became an independent entity at the behest of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Public Sector Banks in 1984. It is an autonomous agency in India started in 1975 as Personnel Selection Services (PSS). IBPS announces every year positions in clerical, PO and SO posts in nationalized banks, State Bank and RRBs.

IBPS will release the notification for the recruitment of RRB in the public sector bank. The exam will take place in two phases. The two phases will be Preliminary and Main Examination. The application form of IBPS RRB 2018 will be released online. Eligible applicants need to fill the application form via online mode, who wants to get appointed in IBPS RRB in public sector banks.


IBPS RRB 2018 Important Dates

Online registration process starts July 2018
Fee payment July 2018
Pre- Exam Training Admit Card for Officer Scale-I Aug 2018
Pre-Exam Training for Officer Scale –I Date Aug 2018
Pre- Exam Training Admit Card for Office Assistant Aug 2018
Pre-Exam Training Exam Date for Office Assistant Aug to Sept 2018
Call letters can be downloaded for online exam Aug 2018
Online Exam Sept 2018
Result Oct 2018
Interview call letters Nov 2018
Interview process starts on Nov/Dec 2018
Date of Allotment (in Provisional mode) Jan 2019



IBPS RRB 2018 Salary Details

Post In Hand Salary
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Rs. 15,000 – 19,000
Officer Scale – 1 Rs. 29,000 – 33,000
Officer Scale – 2 Rs. 33,000 – 39,000
Officer Scale – 3 Rs. 38,000 – 44,000



IBPS RRB 2018 Eligibility Criteria


  • For Office Assistant (Multipurpose): Min 18 years and Max 28 years
  • For Officer Scale-1: Min 18 years and Max 30 years
  • For Officer Scale-2 (General Banking Officer): Min 21 years and Max 32 years
  • For Officer Scale-2 (Specialist Officer): Min 21 years and Max 32 years
  • For Officer Scale-3: Min 21 years and Max 40 years


Education Qualification:

For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and Officer Scale-1:

  • Bachelor’s degree required in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent.

For Officer Scale-2 and Scale-3:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline (in Electronics & Communication or Computer Science or Information Technology for SO) from a recognized University with minimum 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent.



  • For Officer Scale-2 and Scale-3: 2 years as an officer in a bank or financial institution.
  • For Officer Scale-2 (Specialist Officer): Some relevant experience.
  • For Officer Scale-3: Minimum 5 years experience as an officer in a bank or financial institutions.


IBPS RRB 2018 Application Fee

  • For General and OBC candidates is Rs. 600
  • For SC, ST, PwD and Ex-S candidates is Rs. 100.
  • Payment can be done via net banking or any credit/debit cards.
  • Candidate can pay application fee thru online mode only.


IBPS RRB 2018 Selection Procedure

For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and Officer Scale-1

  • Preliminary Exam of 80 Marks (Objective Type)
  • Main Exam 200 Marks (Objective Type)
  • Interview (100 Marks) (for officer scale-1 only)


For Officer Scale-2 (General Banking Officer and Specialist Cadre) / Officer Scale-3

  • Written Exam 200 Marks (Objective Type)
  • Interview (100 Marks)


IBPS RRB 2018 Exam Pattern

For Preliminary Exam:

Section Medium Qns. Marks Duration
Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 45 Min.
Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 40
Total 80 80


For Main Exam:

Section Qns. Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 2 hours
General Awareness 40 40
Numerical Ability 40 50
English Language 40 40
Hindi Language 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
 Total 200 200


For Interview

The interview will be conducted only for three post as:

  • Officer Scale-1
  • Officer Scale-2 (General Banking Officer) / Officer Scale- 3
  • Officer Scale-2 (Specialist Cadre)
  • The candidates will be called for interview round who qualify in the main examination.
  • The interview will be of 100 marks.


IBPS RRB Admit Card 2018

  • Admit card will be available at IBPS official website.
  • IBPS will issue RRB admit card for officer scale-1, 2, 3 and office assistant (multipurpose).
  • Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination centre without the valid admit card.
  • Candidates need to download their admit card online only.


IBPS RRB Result 2018

  • IBPS will publish the list of the candidates who have been shortlisted for the interview round.
  • The IBPS RRB written exam result will be announced at official website of IBPS.
  • After the interview round, final result will be released.


IBPS RRB Cut Off 2018

  • The RRB cut off will be set and declared by IBPS.
  • Candidates need to obtain minimum required marks in the RRB written exam in order to get shortlisted for the final round of recruitment process.
  • Candidates are required to obtaining a minimum score in the each section as well as the overall in written exam.
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