IBPS RRB Application Form 2017 has been released on July 24, 2017, on ibps.in. The candidates may use the link below to apply easily. The application form IBPS RRB 2017 is available until August 14, 2017, only in the online mode. The candidates can access the form after registering themselves, by submitting the basic information like Name, Mobile Number, E-mail ID etc. The candidates will also have to pay the RRB application form fee of Rs. 600 (Rs. 100 for SC/ST/PWD) in order to submit it successfully. The candidates may check the fee detail, list or required pre-requisites, the process to apply and more information on IBPS RRB Application Form 2017 from the article below.
IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
The candidates, who will submit the IBPS RRB 2017 Application Form, in the prescribed format, will be issued admit card for the preliminary exam in the month of August. The candidates need not submit IBPS RRB application form separately for each participating RRB.
Important IBPS RRB Application Form 2017 Dates
The dates regarding the application form and the examination can be tracked from the table below. Candidates must follow the deadline, once it is lapsed, the form will not be accepted.
|Commencement of IBPS RRB 2017 online application form availability||July 24, 2017|
|Last date to apply online, pay fee, and submit form||August 14, 2017|
|IBPS RRB 2017 will be held on||September 09, 10, 16, 17,23, and 24, 2017|
IBPS RRB 2017 – Online Application Form
IBPS RRB 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Ineligible candidates will not be recruited, under any circumstances. Hence, the eligibility criteria of the examination must checked before submitted the form.
IBPS Eligibility Criteria states that:
- The applicant must be a citizen of India.
- For Office Assistant the age limit is 18 to 28 years and for Scale I, II, and III officers it is 21 to 40, 21 to 32, and 18 to 30 years, respectively.
- The basic education qualification required for the recruitment is that the candidate must have passed degree course from a recognized college or institute.
Prerequisites for Filling IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
While submitting the application form of IBPS RRB, the candidates will need the following documents. Some of it, candidates will have to upload or enter while other will be required to refer for filling the information.
- Valid personal email ID and active Mobile Number.
- Scanned photograph and Signature (not in capital letters) as per the specifications.
- Disability Certificate, if applicable.
- OBC-NCL Certificate, if belonging to the category.
- Caste Certificate, if applicable.
- Debit/Credit Card or Net Banking Details.
IBPS RRB Application Fee
It is always better to know the application fee amount and the mediums to submit it. By knowing so, during the form filling, the candidates will not have to rush to pay the amount. The application fee amount is as below:
- Rs. 100 – For candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.
- Rs. 600 – For candidates belonging to all the remaining category.
The fee amount for IBSP RRB application form can be submitted online only. The candidates can use Credit Card, Debit Card (RuPay/Master Card/Visa/Maestro), Internet Banking, Cash Cards, IMPS, and Mobile Wallets.
How to Submit IBPS RRB 2017 Application Form
It is very important to submit the application form of IBPS RRB 2017 in the prescribed format. The step-by-step procedure to submit the application form, along with the images for better explanation, is as below:
Step 1 – Accessing the IBPS RRB Online Registration Portal
First of all, the candidates will have to click on the links given above. It will lead to the window as shown above. Then, the candidates will have to click on “Click Here for New Registration” button. The button will lead to the next window, which will look as show in the image below.
Step 2 – New Registration
To register, the candidates will have to submit the following details:
- First Name
- Confirm First Name
- Middle Name
- Confirm Middle
- Last Name
- Confirm Last Name
- Full Name
- Mobile Number
- Confirm Mobile Number
- Alternative Number (Mobile/Landline)
- E-mail ID
- Confirm E-Mail ID
- Security Code
Once all of these details are submitted, the candidates will have to click on the “Save and Next” button to move further with the application process. Following it, the candidates will receive an e-mail and an SMS. It will contain the IBPS RRB Registration Number 2017 and Password.
Step 3: Uploading of Scanned Documents
Now, the window as shown below will open. In it, the candidates will have to upload the Photograph and Signature as per the specifications mentioned below:-
|1||Photograph||4.5cm x 3.5cm||JPG/JPEG||20Kb-50kb||200 x 230 pixels|
|2||Signature||1.5 cm||JPG/JPEG||10Kb-20Kb||140 x 60 pixels|
Step 4 – Filling of RRB Application Form
When all images will be uploaded, the IBPS RRB Application Form will open and the candidates will be able to submit the following details in it:
- Personal Details
- Education Qualification Details
- Professional Qualification Details
- Details of Computer Skills
- Language Known
- Bank Preference and Post
When the details are filled, click on ‘Save and Next’ so that details can be edited later. After clicking on Final submit, it won’t be possible to edit the details.
Step 5 – Payment of Application Fee
Now, the candidates will have to submit the application. The amount of the fee and the medium to submit it is as stated above. After submitting the application fee, the candidates must secure the generated receipt of it.
Step 6 – Print the Confirmation Page
Take the printout of generated e-Receipt and Application form. If the e-Receipt is not generated that it means the transaction was not successful.
FAQs on IBPS RRB Application Form
Every year students make silly mistakes due to which their IBPS RRB Application Form is rejected. These mistakes along with other common queries of the candidates have been discussed below.
Q. Can I apply for multiple posts under IBPS RRB 2017?
A.Yes, a candidate may apply for the post of Office Assistant and Officer Scale I/II/III. However, the candidates cannot apply for two Officer Post.
Q. I applied for IBPS RRB last year and did not qualify. Can I apply this year as well?
A. Yes, you may apply as there is no limitation in the number of attempts but the candidates will have to ensure the eligibility criteria.
Q. I wish to change the details in the application form of IBPS RRB but I have already submitted it. How I make the changes?
A. Once the form is submitted, the detailed entered in it cannot be changed. However, if the IBPS will open the correction window then the candidates will be able to do so.
Q. I have submitted choices for the exam center in the application form but I wish to change it now. How can I do so?
A. As stated above, the changes can only be made if the correction window will open.
Q. I have forgotten to take the printout of the application form of IBPS RRB. How can I get it?
A. It is always advised to secure the printout of the application form. However, if the candidate forgot to do so then no need to worry. The important details like the User Id and Password are e-mailed to the candidates during the form filling.
Q. If I will apply for IBPS RRB then will I be able to apply for IBPS PO as well?
A. Yes, a candidate may apply for multiple papers of IBPS. The only important thing to ensure is that the eligibility criteria of the applied examination should be fulfilled.
Q. Do I need to separately apply for the Pre and Main paper?
A. No, the candidates only need to submit one IBPS RRB Application Form.
Dos and Don’ts for IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
The candidates must not ignore these small but very important dos and don’t. Usually there are being ignored, leading to rejection of the application form.
Dos Regarding IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
- Candidates must read all the instructions and keep required document, fee details, etc nearby while filling the application form.
- Candidates must wait to submit the IBPS RRB Application Form until the last date.
- Before submitting the application form, do cross check all the details and ensure that none of it is incorrect.
- Make sure that the photograph and signature is being uploaded in the prescribed format only.
- After submitting the application fee, wait patiently for the server to process and do not click on the Back or Refresh button.
- Most importantly, submit only that phone number and e-mail id which is functional because all the messages by IBPS will be sent on these.
Dos Regarding IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
- Do not write the signature in capital letters
- Avoid uploading unclear photograph and signature as it can lead to rejection of Application form.
- Do not enter incorrect and incomplete details.
About IBPS RRB 2017
It is always advised that before applying the candidates check the essential details about the examination as well. IBPS RRB exam is held for the intake of candidates in Regional Rural Banks. Under it, the vacancy opens for the post of Office Assistant and Officer Scale I, II, and III.
In all, 56 RRBs are participating this year and are offering 15091 posts. The vacancies are available for the following post.
- Office Assistant – 8286
- Officers Scale 1 – 5058
- Officer scale 2 – 1747
- Officer scale 3 – 169
If you have any queries regarding IBPS RRB Application Form 2017, please ask in comments below.