IBPS conducts IBPS RRB Exam for the recruitment of candidates as probationary officers – scale I, II, III and office assistants in Regional Rural Banks every year. Regional Rural Banks are local level banks functional in the different States of India. They have been created with a view to serve primarily the rural areas of India with basic banking and financial services.

IBPS has released the tentative dates for IBPS RRB 2018 exam. Below mentioned are the dates as per the official notification:

IBPS RRB 2018 Dates

Process Dates
Start Date for Online Registration Officer Scale-1 08.06.2018
Office Assistant
Last Date for Online Registration Officer Scale-1 02.07.2018
Office Assistant
Preliminary Examination Officer Scale-1  11.08.2018,
12..08.2018 and 18.08.2018 (if required)
Office Assistant  19.08.2018,
25.08.2018 & 01.09.2018
Mains exam Officer Scale-1 30.09.2018
Office Assistant  07.10.2018
Result of Preliminary Examination Officer Scale-1  September 2018
Office Assistant  September 2018
Result of Mains Examination Officer Scale-1 October 2018
Office Assistant January 2019
Date for Provisional Allotement Officer Scale-1 January 2019
Office Assistant January 2019
Interview Officer Scale-1 November 2018
Office Assistant No Interview


IBPS RRB 2018 Notification 2018

The official notification for IBPS RRB 2018 has been released . IBPS has released the tentative calendar for IBPS 2018 exams.
IBPS released a handsome amount of vacancies for various posts in RRB Recruitment and graduates (freshers) have an opportunity to apply for the posts of Office Assistant (5249 vacancies) and Officer Scale-I (3312 vacancies). And if you planning to apply for IBPS RRB, then you must know about the Job Profiles, Works, Growth Opportunities and Salary Details for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I and Office Assistant (Clerk).

IBPS RRB Assistant Salary

An Office Assistant in Regional Rural Bank can get a basic salary of Rs.15000 to Rs.19000 during the training period. After training period the perks and emoluments may depend upon the performance of the candidate as well as it may vary from bank to bank.

An Officer Scale-I in Regional Rural Bank can get a basic salary of Rs. 22,000 to Rs. 25000. Various allowances are also added onto as the salary components after which the salary may range from Rs. 33,000 to Rs. 37,000. The salary can also vary according to the place of posting and from one bank to another.

IBPS RRB Assistant 2018 Exam Centre

According to the notification, there are exam centres in Approx 28 states and union territories.

IBPS RRB Assistant 2018 Exam Pattern

  1. A) IBPS RRB Assistant 2018 Preliminary Exam Pattern:
Sr No. Name of the test Medium of Exam No. of questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite time of 45 minutes
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB Assistant Preliminary Exam Pattern consist of 80 questions in 2 sections and 45 minute of time. The marks obtained in the Preliminary examination is just of qualifying nature for mains exam. The pattern of the Preliminary exam is given below:

  1. B) IBPS RRB Assistant 2018 Mains Exam Pattern:

IBPS Mains exam will contain 200 questions and time allotted will be 120 minutes. The pattern of the Mains exam is given below:

S. No. Name of the Test Medium of the exam No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time of 120 minutes
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 50
3. General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4.a English Language English 40 40
4.b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Candidates can opt either 4 a or 4 b
Note: There will be negative marking for every wrong answers in both Preliminary and Main Examination for which there is a penalty of ¼ or 0.25 of the marks assigned to the particular question.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here