IBPS RRB Exam 2023 Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Application form etc

IBPS RRB Exam 2023 notification going to be issued soon so students who are willing to participate in IBPS RRB recruitment then have to fulfill their eligibility criteria and other important details. IBPS RRB is a national banking exam conducted by the IBPS {Banking Personnel Selection}. This popular entrance exam conducts every year for candidates who aspire to join the Regional Rural Bank (क्षेत्रीय ग्रामीण बैंक).

Under IBPS Recruitment there is a bunch of recruitment notifications going to announce for the posts of Revenue Protection Officer, Revenue Inspector, and Revenue Assistant in the RRB. Candidates who are willing to apply for these vacancies need to fill online application form before the last date. In this blog, you can get IBPS RRB Exam 2023 Dates, Eligibility criteria, Application form, Salary, Admission Process, etc.


Name of examInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection
Regional Rural Banks (IBPS RRB)
Recruitment DetailsOfficers Scale I, II & III

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

GroupsGroup A and B
Number of VacanciesUpdate soon
Level of ExamNational
Eligibility of ExamGraduate
Stage of IBPS RRB ExamOfficers Scale I: Preliminary, Mains, and Interview

Office Assistant: Preliminary and Mains

Officers Scale II and III: Single-level exam and Interview

Mode of examOnline
IBPS RRB Exam DurationPrelims: 45 minutes

Mains: 2 hours

Single level exam: 2 hours

Official websitewww.ibps.in


IBPS RRB 2022 Exam Date

IBPS Calendar is being updated by IBPS and along with the IBPS RRB Exam Dates have been released by the officials. Hence, by following the featured table below you can grab the entire information.

ActivityImportant Dates
Online Examination – Main / Single Officers (II & III)24 September 2022
IBPS RRB Clerk Mains Admit Card 202212th September 2022
IBPS RRB Clerk Mains Exam 202224 September 2022
IBPS RRB PO Mains Admit Card 20223rd week of September 2022
IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam 20221st October 2022
IBPS RRB Final Result 2022January 2023


IBPS Exam Pattern 2023

Exam pattern is one of the key guidelines for upcoming examinations so if you are one of those who are going to appear IBPS Exam then you have to follow the entire exam pattern in detail where entire details of the upcoming exam are featured including Mode of examination, Medium of the exam, question type and marking scheme of exam, etc. grab the entire information from this section.

Preliminary exam:

Get topics details, maximum marks details, and duration of upcoming preliminarily exam of IBPS so read the entire table in detail.

TopicsNo. of questionsMaximum marksDuration
Reasoning404045 minutes
Numerical Ability (for Office Assistant) OR

Quantitative Aptitude (for Officer Scale I)



Main exam:               

Grab topic-wise entire details for the main exam including the number of questions, mark details, and duration so that students will be able to get everything clearly to appear on the exam.

TopicsNo. of questionsMaximum marksDuration
Reasoning40402 hours
Numerical Ability (for Office Assistant) OR

Quantitative Aptitude (for officer scale I)

General Awareness4040
English Language/ Hindi Language4040
Computer Knowledge4040

For single-level exam:

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

TopicsNo. of questionsMaximum marksDuration
Reasoning40402 hours 30 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation4040
Financial Awareness4040
English Language/ Hindi Language4020
Computer Knowledge4020
Professional Knowledge4040

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) and Officer Scale- III

TopicsNo. of questionsMaximum marksDuration
Reasoning40502 hours
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation4050
Financial Awareness4040
English Language/ Hindi Language4040
Computer Knowledge4020


Exam Guideline

  • Exam mode: Online
  • Medium of Exam: English & Hindi both (except for the language section)
  • Type of questions: Objective type
  • Negative marking: one-fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted for every wrong answer
  • For Office Assistant/ Officer Scale

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2023

To qualify for the exam, students should have proper information about its syllabus and its topics so that they can prepare well and obtain good results in their final examination. Below we have the tribute syllabus for IBPS RRB 2023 so let’s draw your attention and get to know in detail.

  • Logical Reasoning:  direction sense, figure series, the odd man out, Analogy, blood relations, coding-decoding, sitting arrangement,  puzzles, syllogism, and so on are examples of reasoning sections.
  • English Language:  Fill in the Blanks, Idioms and Phrases, Comprehensions, Cloze Test, Synonyms and Antonyms, and so on.
  • Computer Science:  Number System, Operating Systems, Computer History, MS Office, Software, and Hardware, and so on.
  • Quantitative Aptitude:  Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Permutation & Combination, Mensuration, Profit & Loss, Simple Interest, Probability, and so on.
  • General Knowledge:  Awards & Honors, Indian Economic, Agriculture, Current Affairs, International Economic, Sports, Shares, Budget, Finance, etc.

IBPS RRB Exam 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria are one of the important aspects that students need to fulfill before applying for an exam. So if you are one of those who are going to apply for the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Regional Rural Banks (IBPS RRB) then need to fulfill the below-mentioned eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB 2023:


Candidates should be: Citizens of India, Subjects of Nepal, and Subjects of Bhutan

Tibetan refugees who came to India before 1 January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India or

Persons of Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, East African countries of Kenya, Burma, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, United Republic of Tanzania, Ethiopia, and Vietnam to settle permanently in India.

Age limit (as on 1st June 2023):

  • For Officer Scale III (Senior Manager): Minimum age required is 21 years and the maximum should be 40 years.
  • Officer Scale-II (Manager): Minimum age required is 21 years and the maximum should be 32 years.
  • For Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager): Minimum age required is 18 years and the maximum should be 30 years.
  • For Office Assistant (Multipurpose): Minimum age required is 18 years and the maximum should be 28 years.

IBPS RRB Exam 2023 Relaxation in upper age needs to follow

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ ST5 years
OBC-NC3 years
PWD10 years
Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-Servicemen (for the post of Office Assistant)The actual period of service rendered in defense services + 3 years

8 years is applicable for candidates who belong to SC/ ST category and those who are Disabled Ex-Servicemen up to maximum 50 years of age

Those who are widows, women’s who are  divorced and legally separated from their husbands and are not remarried (for the post of Office Assistant)9 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots5 years
Candidates who are Ex-servicemen commissioned officers rendered at least 5 years of their military service released only on completion of assignment (for the post of Officers)5 years


IBPS RRB Exam 2023 Educational criteria:

Vacancies-wise educational criteria have been mentioned in this section, students who are going to apply for all these IBPS RRB vacancies need to follow detailed eligibility criteria and other important details. Candidates also need to possess the experience section according to the post so read the details and check your eligibility criteria before applying for these exams.

Office AssistantBachelor’s degree in any discipline or equivalent is required.None
Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager)
Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer (Manager))A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate is required.Candidates should possess 2 years of experience as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution
Officer Scale III (Senior Manager)5 years as an officer in a Bank or Financial Institution
Officer Scale-II (Specialist Officers (Manager))Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (MBA for Treasury Manager/ Marketing Officer) or its equivalent is required.1-year of experience in the relevant field should be needed (2 years for law officer)


How to Fill the IBPS RRB Application Form 2023?

Step 1: IBPS RRB Registration

  • Go to the official website
  • Click on the ‘New Registration’ link
  • For IBPS registration, enter a name, phone number, email id, and security code
  • On successful registration, a provisional registration number and password are generated. The same is also sent to the registered email id and mobile number.
  • Note down the Provisional Registration Number and Password.
  • The data entered during registration cannot be changed.

Step 2: Fill out the detailed IBPS RRB Application form

  • Fill in basic details, educational qualification and experience, preferences, and other required details like category, nationality, personal details, selection test centre, date of birth, gender, father’s name or mother’s name, address, etc.
  • Post it, candidates should proceed towards filling the Educational Qualification, Work Experience, and Language.
  • After that, enter the preferences of the banks.

Step 3: Upload Scanned Documents

At this point, just upload the scanned images of the photograph, signature, left thumb impression, and handwritten declaration as per the format given below:

Documents DimensionsFile Size 
Photograph200 x 230 pixels (preferred)20 KB-50 KB
Signature140 x 60 pixels (preferred)10 KB-20 KB
Left Thumb Impression240 x 240 pixels20 KB-50 KB
Handwritten declaration800 x 400 pixels50 KB-100 KB

Step 4: Fee payment

At this point, after following the above procedure, candidates can make the fee payment using online payment gateways like Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet Banking, IMPS, and Cash Card/ Mobile Wallet.

  • An e-receipt will be generated after successful fee payment.
  • Take a printout of the e-receipt and online application form

IBPS RRB Recruitment 2023 Exam Centres

The official notification for IBPS RRB Recruitment 2023 has been issued so if you are going to appear for this exam then you must have information about IBPS RRB Exam Center 2023 let’s draw your attention below we have compiled state-wise exam center details here. So let’s draw your attention here in the below section.

StateIBPS RRB Exam Center 2023
ChhattisgarhBhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
GujaratAhmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
HaryanaAmbala, Bahadurgarh, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal PradeshBaddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
Jammu & KashmirBaramulla, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar
JharkhandDhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro
KarnatakaBelgaum, Bellary, Bidar, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hubli, Kolar, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi
KeralaAlappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur
Madhya PradeshBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
OdishaAngul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur
PunjabAmritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
RajasthanAjmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
Tamil NaduChennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelveli, Vellore
UttarakhandDehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West BengalAsansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri
Andhra PradeshAnantapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Srikakulam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam
Arunachal PradeshNaharlagun, Itanagar
AssamDibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur,
BiharArrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
MaharashtraAmaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
MeghalayaRi-Bhoi, Shillong
TelanganaHyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal
Uttar PradeshAgra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi

Useful Important Links!

Apply OnlineOffice Assistant | Scale I | Scale II, III
Download NotificationClick Here
Download SyllabusClick Here
IBPS Official WebsiteClick Here


Will there be RRB Po in 2023?

IBPS RRB Official Notification is also going to be released in June 2023. IBPS RRB Exam 2023 for Office Assistants and Officer Scale-I Posts is scheduled on 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 2023. The RRB exam for Officer Scale-II and III will be held on September 24, 2023.

Is IBPS RRB exam conducted every year?

Yes, the IBPS RRB exam is one of the years conducted exams by IBPS to select eligible candidates for the post of Officer Scale I, II, III, and Office Assistant in participating Regional Rural Banks.

Is IBPS RRB exam easy?

It all depends on how you prepare for the exam. The previous year’s preliminary exam for Office Assistant/Clerk was easy to moderate in terms of difficulty level. The reasoning section was easy while the Numerical Ability section was easy to moderate. The Preliminary Examination of IBPS RRB 2021 for Officers Scale I/PO was Moderate to Difficult.

What is RRB PO salary?

The starting salary for IBPS RRB PO when you join can be between Rs. 29,000 to 33000 with DA, HRA and special allowances. IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I or PO Pay Scale Rs. 23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42021.

What is the age limit for IBPS RRB?

People between 20 to 30 years are eligible to apply for the IBPS RRB PO exam. Candidates should have completed Graduation from a recognized University or College.