IBPS RRB 2018 Eligibility – Every competitive exam have some rules or norms, which are set by the conducting body. In the same way, the IBPS has also set some rules for the IBPS RRB 2018, which are to be satisfied by the candidates if they want to appear in the examination. The candidates must satisfy these rules, in order to participate the recruitment. If you are the one who wants to appear in the event then you must ensure your eligibility for the post for which you want to appear. Ineligible candidates must not apply for the post. One thing you should note that there are different criteria for the post of Officer Scale I, II, III, and Assistant.

IBPS RRB 2018 Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for the IBPS RRB 2018, includes Nationality, Age limit, Age relaxation, Educational qualification, and working experience.

Nationality

The candidates must be an Indian National. And other than this should fall under described conditions

  • Subject of Nepal
  • Subject of Bhutan
  • Tibetan refugee
  • PIO from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam

Age Limit

 The age of the candidates for IBPS RRB 2018 must according to the table data.

Name of Post Age limit Born
From To
Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager) 18 to 30 years 03 Jul 1988 30 Jul 2000
Officer Scale-II (Manager) 21 to 32 years 03 Jul 1986 30 Jul 1997
Officer Scale III (Senior Manager) 21 to 40 years 03 Jul 1978 30 Jul 1997
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) 18 to 28 years 02 Jul 1990 01 Jul 2000

Age Relaxation

The age relaxation policy is also applicable here,

  • For SC/ST candidates, age relaxation will be 5 years. Whereas for OBC candidates it will be 3 years.,
  • For Person with Disability, the age will be relaxed for up to 10 years.
  • Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen applying for the post of Office Assistants who spent an actual period of service rendered in the defense forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled ExServicemen belonging to SC/ST) are subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years
  • In the case of Ex- servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have given at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within the next one year from the last date for receipt of application) other than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment, subject to ceiling as per Government guidelines and have applied for the post of Officers, will be given age relaxation of up to 5 years.
  • Widows, Divorced women, and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried will be provided relaxation in age of 9 years but only for the post of Office Assistants.
  • Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period January 1, 1980, to December 12, 1989, will be given relaxation for up to 5 years.

Educational Qualification and Work Experience

Name of post Degree Work Ex
Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Bachelor degree in any discipline
Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager) Bachelor degree in any discipline.

Preference: Degree in degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy.

Officer Scale-II General Banking Officer (Manager) Bachelor degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks.

Preference: Degree in degree in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.

2 years as Officer in bank / financial institution
Officer Scale-II Specialist Officers (Manager)
  1. Information Technology Officer
    Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology or
    its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
    Desirable: Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP etc.
  2. Chartered Accountant
    Certified Associate (CA) from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
  3. Law Officer
    Degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
  4. Treasury Manager
    Chartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution
  5. Marketing Officer
    MBA in Marketing from a recognized university
  6. Agricultural Officer
    Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate
  1. One year (in the relevant field)
  2. One Year as a
    Chartered Accountant.
  3. Two years as an
    advocate or should have worked as Law Officer in Banks or Financial Institutions for a period of not less than two years
  4. One Year (in the relevant field)
  5. One Year (in the relevant field)
  6. Two Years (in the relevant field)
Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager) Bachelor degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks.

Preference: Degree in degree in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics, and Accountancy.

5 year as Officer in bank / financial institution

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