IBPS RRB 2017 – Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will organize Regional Rural Bank recruitment 2017 through CWE 6. A common recruitment process takes place for the purpose of filling thousands of vacancies in 56 banks. IBPS RRB 2017 recruitment is for Officers Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistant. There are written exams in online mode, and interview in selection process of IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6. Interested bank job aspirants can fill and submit application form of IBPS RRB 2017 and give preference for Office Assistant and/or any one scale of Officer. Get here complete details of IBPS RRB 2017 including notification, dates, application form, admit card, result, cut off.
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Notification of IBPS RRB 2017 will be released in July. Examination dates preliminary, single, and main are as per calendar of events published available. The institute advices government job seekers to stay tuned to ibps.in for IBPS RRB 2017 notification.
IBPS RRB 2017 is also referred to as IBPS RRB CWE VI, IBPS RRB CWE 6, IBPS RRB 6. They all refer to recruitment process by IBPS for Regional Rural Bank in 2017-2018 through common written examination 6. In order to avoid confusion, it is being referred to as IBPS RRB 2017 throughout articles and latest news here.
IBPS RRB 2017
- Officer Scale I and Office Assistant – For these two posts, there will be preliminary exam + main exam; then only for Officer scale I there will also be interview.
- Officer Scale II, III – There will be a single examination + interview for these two posts. Also for them, work experience as defined in in IBPS RRB 2017 notification is compulsory.
IBPS, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, shoulders the responsibility of release of IBPS RRB CWE 2017 6 notification, issue of application form and receipt of them, release of IBPS RRB admit card 2017, conduct of online exam, and declaration of IBPS RRB result 2017. Common interview coordination is by nodal regional rural banks.
IBPS RRB Important Dates 2017
It is important to note dates of IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6. They indicate dates on which important events related to IBPS Regional Rural Bank recruitment are/will take place. On these dates, candidate who is applying for RRB CWE 6 needs to do certain things, for example in duration of application form availability candidate will fill and submit application form of IBPS RRB 2017, when admit card releases they can login to download hall ticket, on date of declaration of result candidate can check result of IBPS RRB 2017 and also know cut offs. Know all important dates of IBPS RRB 2017 from table given below.
|Publication of notification for IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6||July 2017|
|Start of online application form submission for IBPS RRB 2017||July 2017|
|Last date to apply and pay fee||July/August 2017|
|Download IBPS RRB 2017 admit card for preliminary exam||August 2017|
|Preliminary exam for Office Assistant, Officer Scale 1||09 September 2017
10 September 2017,
16 September 2017,
17 September 2017,
23 September 2017,
24 September 2017
|Declaration of result of IBPS RRB 2017 prelims||October 2017|
|Download IBPS RRB 2017 admit card for single exam||October 2017|
|Download IBPS RRB 2017 admit card for main exam||October 2017|
|Single exam for Offices Scale 2 and 3||05 November 2017|
|Main exam for Officer Scale 1||05 November 2017|
|Main exam for Office Assistant||12 November 2017|
|Declaration of result of IBPS RRB 2017 main and single exam||November 2017|
|Application Form||Click here|
|Eligibility Criteria||Click here|
|Admit Card||Click here|
|Cut Off||Click here|
IBPS RRB Eligibility 2017
Candidates who are interested in one or more posts in IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6 need to first check their eligibility. Eligibility criteria of IBPS RRB 2017 involves nationality, age, educational qualification, work experience. If candidates are eligible then they can go to ibps.in and apply. If at any stage the exam conducting body or banks come across ineligible person then candidature of that applicant can be rejected.
Nationality – Candidate can be citizen of India or subject of Nepal / Bhutan or refugee from Tibet who came to India before 01 Jan 1962 with intention of settling or PIO migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries. A candidate who is eligible from nationality point of view without being an Indian citizen must have certificate of eligibility issued by Government of India.
Age limit – There is upper as well as lower age limit for each of the posts. Note age limit for IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6 from table below.
|Office Assistant||18 to 28 years (born between 02.09.1989 and later than 01.09.1999)|
|Officer Scale I||18 to 30 years (born between 03.09.1987 and later than 31.08.1999)|
|Officer Scale II||21 to 32 years (born between 03.09.1985 and later than 31.08.1996)|
|Officer Scale III||21 to 40 years (born between 03.09.1977 and later than 31.08.1996)|
There is age relaxation for SC/ST (5 years), OBC (3 years), PwD (10 years).
Educational qualification – For the educational qualification fulfilled, applicant needs to have relevant documents/certificates in support of the same. Candidates must have educational qualification as on last date of registration for IBPS RRB 2017 CWE 6. Check requirement of IBPS RRB 2017 educational qualification from table below.
|Office Assistant||Degree in any discipline from recognized university. Desirable – knowledge of computer skills.|
|Officer Scale I||Degree in any discipline from recognized university. Preference to – Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy. Added qualification – Computer knowledge.|
|Officer Scale II General Banking Officer||Degree in any discipline with 50%. Preference to – Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.|
|Officer Scale II Specialist Officer||IT Officer
Degree in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology with 50%. Desirable – Certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP.
ICAI certified associate.
Degree in law with 50%.
ICAI certified associate or MBA in Finance from recognised university.
MBA in marketing from recognized university.
Degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture with 50%.
|Officer Scale III||Degree in any discipline with 50%. Preference to – Degree/ Diploma in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Co-operation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.|
IBPS RRB 2017 Selection Procedure
The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of entrance examination and interview round. The entrance exam will be held in two tier. The Tier 1, will be the Preliminary examination and the Tire 2 will be called as Main exam. However, for the post of Officer Scale II and III, only a single exam will be held. It will be conducted with the IBPS RRB Main examination.
- Hence, Prelims and Main is for Officer Scale I and Office Assistant.
- Where, Single exam is for the Post of Officer Scale II and III.
Following the Main and Single examination the interview round will be held. After the interview round, the final selection of the candidates will done.
IBPS RRB Application Form 2017
The procedure to submit the application form of IBPS RRB 2017 is as mentioned below. The candidates may do so by just following the steps below:
Registering Online – Firstly, the candidates will have to register. To do so, the candidates will have to submit Name and basic contact details, like the e-mail id and mobile number.
Filling the Application Form – After this, the candidates will be required to submit the details in the application form of IBPS RRB 2017. The details to be submitted will be personal and education related. The candidates will also be required to upload their Photograph and Signature in the application form.
The specification for the Photograph and Signature are as below:
- 4.5 cm x 3.5 cm recent photograph should be affixed on the application form. Retain multiple copies of the same photograph as it will be needed in the various stages of recruitment.
- Dimensions for Photograph: 200 x 230 pixels (preferred) – File size should be between 20kb–50 kb. Ensure that size of the scanned image is not more than 50kb.
- Dimensions for Signature: 140 x 60 pixels (preferred) – File should be between 10kb – 20kb. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20kb.
- Signatures should not be in CAPITAL LETTERS.
Payment of Application Fee: Lastly, the candidates will have to submit the application fee. The fee amount will be as mentioned below. It can be submitted through Net Banking, Credit/Debit Card, IMPS, Cash Cards. Mobile Wallets.
|Officer (Scale I, II and III)|
|For SC/ST/ PwD Candidates||For all other categories|
|Rs 100/-||Rs 600/-|
|Officer Assistant (Multipurpose)|
|For SC/ST/PwD candidates||For all other|
|Rs 100/-||Rs 600/-|
IBPS RRB Admit Card 2017
Admit Card – It will be issued to candidates who will successfully submit the application form online. The Preliminary examination Admit Card and Main Examination Admit Card will be issued separately.
Venue, date and time of the examination, personal details like Name of the applicant, Roll no./User ID, Password will be mentioned in the admit card. It is mandatory to carry the admit cards for the written examination. No candidate will be allowed to sit for the examination without it.
Note: Along with admit card, candidates need to bring a photocopy of identity proof such as PAN Card, Driving License, Voter’s Card, Passport, Bank Passbook
Call Letter – Candidates who will successfully clear Main Examination will receive call letter. Information about the issuance of call letter will be intimate to the candidates via mail and SMS too.
IBPS RRB Examination Pattern
The examination will be conducted online mode for different posts. It is as mentioned below:
- The question paper will be available in two medium Hindi/ English, candidate may choose accordingly.
- All the questions will be of objective type.
The candidates may check the marks and question distribution in IBPS RRB 2017 from the table below.
|Officer Scale II (General Banking Officer)|
|Test Name||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation||40||50|
|Officer Scale II (Specialist Cadre)|
|Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation||40||40|
|Officer Scale III|
|Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation||40||50|
IBPS RRB VI Result 2017
The result of IBPS RRB is announced online only. It will be announced through a pdf, which will contain the names of the qualified candidates. The SSC will also announced the score of the candidates, in Pre and Main paper but that will take place after a certain period of time.
IBPS RRB 2017 Interview
Interview round will be conducted for only those candidates who will qualify IBPS RRB 2017 examination. The date, time and venue for the interview will be provided in the call letters. Interviewee can download their call letter from IBPS official website.
The interview round shall be of 100 marks in total. Minimum qualifying marks, required to qualify the interview round are as follows:
- Not less than 40% for all categories except for SC/ST/OBC/PWD the minimum qualifying marks are 35%.
- For Officers Scale II and III minimum qualifying marks will also be not less than 40% for all categories except SC/ST/OBC/PWD the minimum qualifying marks for clearing the interview will be 35%.
|Bank||Desired local language proficiency|
|Allahabad UP Gramin Bank||Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit|
|Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank||Telugu|
|Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank||Telugu|
|Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank||English|
|Assam Gramin Vikash Bank||Assamese, Bengali, Bodo|
|Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank||Bengali|
|Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank||Gujarati|
|Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Baroda UP Gramin Bank||Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit|
|Bihar Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Central Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank||Telugu|
|Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Dena Gujarat Gramin Bank||Gujarati|
|Ellaquai Dehati Bank||Dogri, Kashmiri, Punjabi, Urdu, Gojri, Pahari, Ladakhi, Balti (Palli), Dardi, Hindi|
|Gramin Bank of Aryavart||Hindi|
|Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|J and K Grameen Bank||Dogri, Kashmiri, Pahari, Gojri, Punjabi, Ladakhi, Balti (Palli), Dardi|
|Jharkhand Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank||Kannada|
|KashiGomtiSamyut Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Kaveri Grameena Bank||Kannada|
|Kerala Gramin Bank||Malayalam|
|Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank||Assamese, Bengali, Bodo|
|Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Madhyanchal Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Maharashtra Gramin Bank||Marathi|
|Malwa Gramin Bank||Punjabi|
|Manipur Rural Bank||Manipuri|
|Meghalaya Rural Bank||Khasi, Garo|
|Mizoram Rural Bank||Mizo|
|Nagaland Rural Bank||English|
|Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Odisha Gramya Bank||Odia|
|Pallavan Grama Bank||Tamil|
|Pandyan Grama Bank||Tamil|
|Paschim Banga Gramin Bank||Bengali|
|Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank||Kannada|
|Puduvai Bharthiar Grama Bank||Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu|
|Punjab Gramin Bank||Punjabi|
|Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Saptagiri Grameena Bank||Telugu|
|Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Sarva UP Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Saurashtra Gramin Bank||Gujarati|
|Sutlej Gramin Bank||Punjabi|
|Telangana Grameena Bank||Telugu, Urdu|
|Tripura Gramin Bank||Bengali, Kokborak|
|Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank||Bengali, Nepali|
|Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Uttarakhand Gramin Bank||Hindi, Sanskrit|
|Vananchal Gramin Bank||Hindi|
|Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank||Marathi|
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