IBPS RRB 2018 – Notification, Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility

IBPS RRB 2018 Recruitment (IBPS RRB Notification 2018)  – The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection will release the official notification of IBPS RRB Office Assistant exam 2018 soon on its official website. Every year IBPS conducts recruitment examination for recruiting large number of banking aspirants through IBPS RRB Office Assistant examination. Like other years, this year also it will release official notification in the month of June 2018. Here you will get complete information about IBPS RRB 2018 examination including Official notification, Important Exam Dates, Application form and process, Admit card, results, cut off etc.

  1. Important Dates
  2. Eligibility
  3. Qualification
  4. Exam Pattern
  5. Syllabus
  6. Application Form
  7. Apply Online
  8. Application Fee
  9. Admit Card
  10. Result
  11. Cut Off

IBPS conducts the RRB exam to select probationary officers and office assistants in regional rural banks. It offers recruitment services to all regional rural banks. This year it is expected that total 8298 vacancies would be released. Mode of examination would be online and examination will be held at various locations throughout India.

Important Dates

EventsDate (Tentative)
Notification release dateJune 2019
Online registrationJune 2019
Last date of registrationJuly 2019
Download Pre Exam Training Call LetterJuly 2019
Download office assistant Prelim Exam Call LetterAugust 2019
Exam dateAugust- September 2019
Declaration of Prelim Exam ResultSeptember 2019
RRB office assistant mains examinationOctober 2019
Declaration of mains resultNovember 2019
Final result declarationJanuary 2019

Eligibility Criteria

1. Age Limit

All the candidates who want to apply for IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2018 must not be less than 18 years and not more than 28 years of age.

2. Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit

A candidate belonging to the below mentioned categories will get age relaxation as given below.

S.No.CategoryAge Relaxation
1SC/ST5 years
2OBC(non-creamy layer)3 years
3Persons with disabilities (PwD)10 years
4Ex-servicemen5 years
5Persons ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895 years
6Persons affected by 1984 riots5 years

IBPS RRB Recruitment

Minimum Educational Qualification

  • Candidate must have passed a graduation or have any equivalent degree of graduation (in any discipline) from the recognized university of the Indian government. There is no percentage barrier for applying online for IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose)
  • Candidates appearing in the final year of his/her exam may also apply.
  • Candidate should have studied English as subject in SSC/HSC/Graduation level
  • Proficiency in local language of RRB
  • Desirable: working knowledge of computer

IBPS RRB 2018 Exam Pattern

There is two-phase written examination.

  • Prelim Exam – The prelim exam consist of two sections- Quantitative Aptitude and Logical Reasoning. There are total 80 questions and each question carry 1 mark. 0.25 marks will be deducted as negative marking for each wrong answer. There is a time limit of 45 min.
S.No.SubjectNo. Of QuestionsMax. Marks
1Logical Reasoning4040
2Quantitative Aptitude4040
  • Mains Exam – The mains exam consist of five sections- English/Hindi language, Numerical Ability, General Awareness, Logical reasoning and computer knowledge. Total 200 questions will be given and 0.25 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. There is a composite time limit of 2 hours.
1Logical Reasoning4050
2General Awareness4040
3English or Hindi Language40402 hrs
4Numerical Ability4050
5Computer Knowledge4020
  • Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each section of online main examination to be considered to be shortlisted for provisional allotment.

IBPS RRB 2018 Syllabus

IBPS RRB Office assistant 2018 syllabus has been tabulated below.

English LanguageQuantitative AbilityReasoningComputer AptitudeHindi LanguageGeneral Awareness
Reading comprehensionSimplificationAlphanumeric seriesInternetVyakaranFinancial awareness
Cloze testAverageRanking/direction testMemoryFill in the blanksCurrent affairs
Para jumblePercentageData sufficiencyKeyboard shortcutsMistakesStatic GK
Paragraph completionRatio and proportionCoded inequalitiesComputer abbreviationParagraphs
Fill in the blanksData interpretationSeating arrangementMicrosoft office
Error spottingMensuration and geometryPuzzleOperating system
VocabularyQuadratic equationsTabulationNetworking
Simple and compound interestSyllogismComputer fundamentals/terminologies
Problems on agesBlood relations
Number seriesInput output
Speed, distance and timeCoding decoding
Time and workScheduling
Data sufficiencyVerbal reasoning
Mixture and allegations

IBPS RRB 2018 Office Assistant Application Form

IBPS RRB Office Assistant notification will be released by IBPS in the month of June 2018. IBPS RRB Office Assistant Application form 2018 will be available on IBPS official website soon after release of official notification. Candidates can apply online by login into IBPS official website before last date of application form and no registration will be entertained after that.

Before applying online, candidate should

  • Scan photograph and signature within the prescribed format and size. the photograph should be in the size of 4.5cm x 3.5cm and signature should not be more than 20kb in size.
  • Signature of the candidate in CAPITAL LETTERS will not be accepted
  • Have the required details/documents to fill the application form online and to pay the requisite fee/intimation charges.
  • Have a valid personal email ID and it should be kept active till the completion of the recruitment process.

How To Apply Online

IBPS RRB Office Assistant 2018 (IBPS RRB 2018) Application form should be filled online before the last date of application form, the process has been given below.

  • Visit IBPS website @ www.ibps.in
  • Find and click on IBPS CWE RRBs tab
  • Click on Common recruitment process Regional Rural banks
  • Click here for apply online and then click on new registration
  • Enter all the required details and submit
  • Provisional registration number and password will be generated, the same will be sent via SMS and mail, and you can note it down for further use
  • Upload signature and Photograph in the prescribed format and size
  • Pay the required payment through Online
  • Save the application form for future reference

IBPS RRB 2018 Application Fees

Application Fees/ Intimation charges payable should be paid by all the applicants within due date via online payment, the fee details are as follows:

  • For SC/ST/PWD candidates – Rs.100/-
  • For all others – Rs.600/

Call Letter

IBPS RRB 2018 Office Assistants admit Cards will be released by IBPS before few weeks from the prelim and main examination. The center, venue address, date and time for both preliminary and main examinations shall be intimated in the call latter.

Eligible candidates should download their call letter from the ibps website www.ibps.in by entering his/her registration number and password.

Here Are The Steps To Download IBPS RRB 2018 Call Letter

  • Log on to official website www.ibps.in
  • Click on recruitment section and CRP-RRBs-OFFICE ASSISTANT admit card
  • Enter the registration number and password/date of birth
  • Enter the captcha
  • Click on the ‘submit’ button
  • RRB OFFICE ASSISTANT admit card will be displayed on the screen
  • Check all the details and take print out

Documents Required

The following documents are to be carried by the candidate at the time of examination.

  • The call letter along with a photocopy of the candidate’s photo identity card
  • Original Id proof such as PAN card/ Passport/ Driving License/ Aadhar card

At the time of document verification the following documents should be carried

  • Original Marks list
  • Caste Certificate
  • Admit Card/ Call letter
  • Mains Score Copy/  Rank card

IBPS RRB 2018 Result

To check the result of prelim exam, main exam candidate should follow the following steps:

  • Log on to official website www.ibps.in
  • Click on the ‘result’ section
  • Enter the registration number and password/date of birth
  • Enter the captcha
  • Click on the ‘submit’ button
  • Result will be displayed on the screen

IBPS RRB 2018 Cut Off

Cut-off is the minimum marks a candidate need to score to qualify for prelim and mains examination.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Prelim (Expected)

Sectional Cut Off

SectionsMax MarksGen
Cut Off
Cut Off
Reasoning ability 40 16.25 11.50
Quantitative aptitude 40 18.25 13.25

Overall Cut Off

Overall cutoff (out of 80)7251-5342-4425-30

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mains Cutoff (Expected)

Sectional Cut Off

SectionMax MarksGen
Cut Off
Cut Off
Reasoning 50 16-18 13-15
English language 40 6-7 3-4
General awareness 40 14-17 10-12
Quantitative aptitude 50 14-16 10-13
Hindi language 40 18-20 13-15
Computer knowledge20 15-17 11-13

Overall Cut Off

Category GEN OBC SC ST
Cutoff(Out Of 200) 92-120 84-105 84-105 84-105


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