# IBPS RRB Syllabus 2024 and Exam Pattern For Prelims and Mains, Check Free Details

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## IBPS RRB Syllabus 2024- Overview

Â The detailed IBPS RRB Syllabus and Exam Pattern are discussed below. Candidates can check the overview here.

 IBPS RRB Syllabus 2024 Overview Organization The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) Posts Office Assistant, Scale I, II, III Vacancies To be released IBPS RRB Selection Process Prelims, Mains IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Pattern MCQs based on reasoning and Numerical Ability (80 Marks) IBPS RRB Mains Exam Pattern MCQs (200 Marks) Official Site https://www.ibps.in

## IBPS RRB Syllabus for Prelims and Mains

In this section, we have discussed the Syllabus for the IBPS RRB exam subject-wise. Candidates can check the IBPS RRB Syllabus in the tables given below.
The subjects covered in the syllabus are as follows:

1. Reasoning
2. Quantitative Aptitude
3. English Language
4. Hindi Language
5. Computer Knowledge
6. General Awareness
7. Financial Awareness

The detailed IBPS RRB syllabus for each section is tabulated below. We have explained the IBPS RRB syllabus in detail to simplify the process for you. Candidates should check the syllabus and then start preparing for the upcoming IBPS RRB exams.

 IBPS RRB Syllabus Subject Syllabus Reasoning Ability Odd man out Coding-Decoding Blood Relation Causes and Effects Decision Making Assertion and Reason Statements and Action Courses Analogy Blood Relation Series Test Direction Test Statement and Assumption Statement and Conclusion Inequalities Syllogism Alphabet Test Ranking and Time Sitting Arrangements Figure Series Word Formation Puzzles Quantitative Aptitude Â Number System Decimal Fractions Time and Work Age Problems Percentage Permutation and CombinationHCF and LCM Simple Interest Time and Distance Simplification Ratio and Proportion Probability, Profit and Loss Compound Interest Average Partnership Data Interpretation Quadratic Equations English or Hindi Language Â English: Reading Comprehension Rearrangement of Sentences Idioms Antonyms Error Detection Cloze Test One word substitution Fill in the blanks Jumbled Words Phrase Substitution Synonyms Hindi: Vyakaran Error Spotting Paragraphs Reading Comprehension Fill in the blanks Antonyms and Synonyms Computer Knowledge Â Computer Fundamentals Computer Abbreviations Software and Hardware Fundamentals Shortcut Keys Networking Basic Knowledge of the Internet MS Office Database History of Computer Security Tools Number System and Conversions Computer Languages Internet Input and Output Devices General Awareness India and International Current Affairs Banking Awareness Countries and Currencies National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries Banking Terms and Abbreviations Banking History RBI Sports Finance Sports Books ad Authors Agriculture Fiscal Policies Budget Government schemes Government policies Financial Awareness Latest Topics in News in Financial World Monetary Policy Budget and Economic Survey Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in India Bank Accounts and Special Individuals Organizations Deposits Credit Loans Advanced Non-Performing Assets Asset Reconstruction Companies NPAs Restructuring of Loans Bad Loans Risk Management BASEL I BASEL II BASEL II ACCORDS

## IBPS RRB Syllabus PDF

IBPS provides the RRB syllabus in PDF format, providing a comprehensive and easily accessible resource. By becoming familiar with the syllabus, candidates can effectively plan their study schedule and prioritize the areas that need more attention.

## IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2024

The IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for the PO, Clerk, Officer Grade-II & III post has been discussed here.

1. For IBPS RRB Clerk, there will be two stages of the Exam- Prelims & Mains
2. For IBPS RRB PO or Officer Scale I, there will be three stages of the Exam- Prelims, Mains & Interview
3. For IBPS Officer Grade II (General Banking Officer and Specialist Cadre) and III, there will be a single-window exam- IBPS Officer Grade II Exam &Â  Interview
4. For all the posts of IBPS RRB, the candidates have to pass each stage of the Exam for their successful selection.

### IBPS RRB Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern

A composite time ofÂ 45 minutesÂ is provided to candidates to complete two sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability. Candidates must clear theÂ cut-off of each section. The cut-off for each section is decided by the team of IBPS depending on the level of difficulty of the paper

 S.No. Section Question Marks Duration 1 Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time of 45 minutes 2 Numerical Ability 40 40 Total 80 80

### IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam Pattern

A composite time of 2 hours is provided to candidates to complete five sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability, General Awareness, English/Hindi Language, and Computer Knowledge IBPS RRB Assistant Mains Exam. There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

 Section Question Marks Duration Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours General Awareness Paper 40 40 Numerical Ability Paper 40 50 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20 Total 200 200

### IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam Pattern

A composite time ofÂ 45 minutes is provided to candidates to complete two sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Prelims Exam. Candidates must clear the cut-off of each section. The cut-off for each section is decided by the team of IBPS depending on the level of difficulty of the paper

 Section Question Marks Duration Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time of 45 minutes Numerical Ability 40 40 Total 80 80

### IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains 2024 Exam Pattern

A composite time of 2 hours is provided to candidates to complete five sections namely Reasoning and Numerical Ability, General Awareness, English/Hindi Language, and Computer Knowledge IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Mains Exam. There will be a penalty of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

 S.No. Section Question Marks Duration 1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours 2 General Awareness Paper 40 40 3 Numerical Ability Paper 40 50 4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40 5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20 Total 200 200

### IBPS RRB Exam Pattern For Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

 S.No. Section Question Marks Duration 1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours 2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 50 3 Financial Awareness 40 40 4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40 5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20 Total 200 200

*Candidates will have the option to opt for an English or Hindi Language Paper.

### IBPS RRB Exam Pattern For Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

The Exam Pattern for the IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II Exam is given below for the following sections:

 S. No. Section Question Marks Duration 1 Reasoning 40 40 Composite Time of 2 hours and 30 minutes 2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 40 3 Financial Awareness 40 40 4 English/ Hindi Language 40 20 5 Computer Knowledge 40 20 6 Professional Knowledge 40 40 Total 240 200

### IBPS RRB Officer Scale III Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern for the IBPS RRB Officer Scale III Exam is given below for the following sections:

 S.No. Section Question Marks Duration 1 Reasoning Paper 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours 2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation 40 50 3 Financial Awareness 40 40 4 English/Hindi Language Paper* 40 40 5 Computer Knowledge Syllabus Paper 40 20 Total 200 200

## IBPS RRB Syllabus Interview Process

Candidates who have been shortlisted in the main examination for the post of Officers Scale I, II & III will be subsequently called for an interview coordinated by the Nodal Regional Rural Bank with the help of NABARD.

The marks for the interview are 100. The minimum qualifying marks in the interview for Officers Scale, I, II, and III will be as per extant guidelines. Only by qualifying both in the Online Examination (Main/Single) and Common Interview with sufficiently high marks will candidates be shortlisted for the subsequent provisional allotment process.

## IBPS RRB Preparation Tips

Here are some strategy tips to help you succeed in the IBPS RRB 2024 Exam. Candidates can follow these IBPS RRB Office Assistant, Officer Scale I, II, and III Exam strategies to score great marks.

1. Understand the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern: Familiarize yourself with the exam pattern, including the number of sections, total marks, and time allotted for each section.
2. Analyze the IBPS RRB Syllabus: Thoroughly analyze the syllabus and identify the important topics in each section. Prioritize your preparation based on the weightage and difficulty level of each topic.
3. Focus on Strengths: Identify your strong areas and allocate more time for their preparation. Build a solid foundation in these subjects to maximize your score.
4. Improve Weak Areas: Identify the subjects or topics where you need more practice and focus on improving them. Allocate dedicated time for weak areas and seek help from mentors or online resources if needed.
5. Take Mock Tests: Regularly take mock tests to assess your IBPS RRB preparation level and identify areas that need improvement. Analyze your performance, identify mistakes, and work on them to avoid repetition.
6. Prioritize Accuracy: While speed is important, prioritize accuracy. Avoid making guesswork or random answers as there may be negative markings. Focus on attempting questions you are confident about.
7. Revision: Allocate regular time for revision.
8. Stay Calm and Focused: Maintain a calm and focused mindset during the exam. Avoid getting stuck on difficult questions. Move on to the next question if youâ€™re struggling and come back to it later if time permits.

## FAQs

### Q. For which posts can I apply for IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. You can apply for the post of IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose), Officer Scale I, II, and III. However, one can apply only for one post under Officer Scale.

### Q. What is the duration and marks of the IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. IBPS RRB Prelims Exam will be of 45 minutes of 80 marks. The IBPS RRB Mains Exam will be of 200 marks of 2 hours. The duration is different for the IBPS Officer Scale Post.

### Q. Is there a negative marking for IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. Yes, there is a penalty of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer. There is negative marking for prelims, mains and single written test exams under RRB.

### Q. Is there a sectional cut-off in IBPS RRB Exam?

Ans. Yes, there is sectional cut off for the IBPS RRB exam for all the posts.

### Can Candidate attempt IBPS RRB exams in Hindi language?

Yes, for all IBPS RRB exams, candidates can attempt exam in Hindi language except English subject Paper.