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IBPS RRB Selection – All you need to know!

IBPS RRB Selection Process

IBPS RRB exams are conducted for both the IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 and the IBPS RRB Office Assistant posts. Students may be preparing for just one or both of these exams. If you are applying for these posts, you need to prepare for the same in a thorough manner. This blog post will guide with the selection procedure for the upcoming IBPS RRB 2018. If you need help with the study materials, you can check out the best books and online resources available.

The Basis for IBPS RRB Selection

Check the IBPS RRB Selection process

Educational Qualifications IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 2018

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Preference will be given to people having a background in forestry, agriculture, horticulture, veterinary science, Management, Law, Economics, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation

IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2018

Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.

Proficiency in a local language as notified by the RRBs is also required. Knowledge about computers is necessary.

Phase 1 Prelims Reasoning- 40 questions of 1 mark each

Numerical Ability- 40 questions of 1 mark each

Phase 1 Time limit 80 questions to be attempted in 45 minutes
Negative Marking 25% of the mark allotted to each answer for each wrong answer.
Phase 2- Mains Quantitative Aptitude- 50 marks divided into 40 questions

Reasoning- 50 marks divided into 40 questions

English/Hindi Language- 40 marks divided into 40 questions

General Awareness- 40 marks divided into 40 questions

Computer Knowledge- 20 marks divided into 40 questions

Phase 2-Mains Time Limit 200 questions to be attempted in 2 hours.

IBPS RRB Selection Process

  • IBPS RRB Officer Scale: Prelims >> Mains >> Interview
  • IBPS RRB Office Assistant: Prelims >> Mains

For the Phase 1 and Phase 2 examinations, students need to secure the cut off marks in each of the sections to qualify. Therefore, you need to give equal importance to all the subjects. For the preparation, the IBPS RRB Mock tests can be very handy. Good time management is a requisite skill to clear this exam. With Oliveboard’s wide range of tips and guides, passing the IBPS RRB Office Assistant and IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exams is guaranteed.

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All the Best!


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