IBPS RRB 2023 Syllabus: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) annually conducts IBPS RRB Recruitment exams to select candidates in the Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) throughout the country for various posts such as IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Clerk), Office Scale I (PO), and Officer Scale II & III.
To grab the job opportunity in RRBs, lakhs of candidates apply for various posts in the IBPS RRB every year. But only a few out of lakhs are able to beat the competition. Therefore, it is very important to plan your preparation correctly. The first step towards preparation is knowing the updated syllabus for the exam. As the IBPS has released the IBPS RRB 2023 exam calendar, the student must start their preparations.
The aspirants who are willing to fill the form of IBPS RRB 2023, must go through the complete syllabus of the preliminary and mains examination, along with the exam pattern.
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IBPS RRB 2023 Syllabus Overview
|Organisation Name||Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)|
|Post||IBPS RRB Office Assistant, Scale I, II & III|
|Mode of Examination||Online|
|Registration Starting Date||to be notified|
|Registration Ending Date||to be notified|
|Exam Dates||Office Assistant & Scale I Pre: August 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 2023|
Office Assistant Mains: 16th September 2023
Scale I Mains: 10th September 2023
Scale II & III Single Examination: 10th September 2023
|Provisional Allotment||1st January, 2024|
IBPS RRB 2023 Selection Process
The IBPS RRB 2023 selection process varies from post to post. For Office Assistant and Scale I, it is divided into the following stages:
|IBPS RRB Clerk||1. Prelims Examination|
2. Mains Examination
|IBPS RRB Scale I||1. Prelims Examination|
2. Mains Examination
|IBPS RRB Scele I & Scale II||1. Single Online Test|
IBPS RRB 2023 Complete Syllabus
The Syllabus of IBPS RRB 2023 varies from post to post. However, there are some common subjects candidate must have command over to crack the IBPS RRB 2023 examination.
The candidates should be well-known about the most important and scoring topics that can help them score well in the examination.
|Reasoning Ability||Numerical Ability/Quantitative Aptitude||English/Hindi||General Awareness/Financial Awareness||Computer Knowledge|
|Puzzles||Number System||Reading Comprehension||India and International current affairs||Computer Fundamentals|
|Blood Relation||Profit & Loss||Fill in the blanks||Banking awareness||History of Computer|
|Series Test||Average||Cloze Test||Countries & currencies||Number System & conversions|
|Coding-Decoding||Percentage||Rearrangement of Sentences||National park and wild-life centuries||Shortcut Keys|
|Odd man out||Ration & Proportion||Error Detection||Banking terms & abbreviations||Software and Hardware|
|Alphabet Series||Time & Work||Jumbled up sentences||Baking history||Basic knowledge of internet|
|Syllogism||Time, Speed & Distance||Idioms||RBI||MS Office|
|Alphanumeric Series||Boat & Streams||Synonyms & Antonyms||Sports||Datebase|
|Seating Arrangement||Partnership||One word substitution||Finance||Networking|
|Direction||Simple Interest & Compound Interest||Phrase substitution||Books and authors||Security Tools|
|Statement and Assumption||Problems on trains||Grammer||Agriculture||Computer Abbreviations|
|Statement and Conclusion||Ages||Fiscal Policies||Computer Language|
|Ranking & Time||Quantity based questions||Government Schemes||Input-Output|
|Date Sufficiency||Date Interpretation||Government policies||Virus|
|Statement and Action Courses||Date Sufficiency|
|Word Formation||Permutation & Combination|
|Simplification & approximation|
IBPS RRB 2023 Exam Pattern
Having a complete of the syllabus will help you prioritise important topics for the examination. Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of the exam pattern before applying for IBPS RRB 2023. The brief details of the IBPS RRB 2023 Exam Pattern are given below in the tables.
IBPS RRB 2023 Pre Exam Pattern for Clerk & Office Scale I
The online Preliminary examination is conducted only for the post of IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Clerk/Multipurpose) and Scale I Officer (PO).
|Numerical Ability/Quantitative Aptitude||40||40|
|Total||80||80||A composite time of 45 minutes|
IBPS RRB 2023 Mains/Single Exam Pattern for Clerk & Office Scale I, II & III
The exam pattern for the mains examination of IBPS RRB Office Assistant and Scale I is almost same as that of the exam pattern of Single Exam for Scale II & III Officer.
|Quantitative Aptitude/Data Interpretation||40||50|
|General Awareness/Financial Awareness||40||40|
|Total||200||200||A composite time of 2 hours|
For IBPS RRB Officer Scale II Specialist Officer, there will be an additional section of Professional Knowledge with 40 questions, each of one marks.
There will also be an additional “Professional Knowledge” section comprising 40 questions for the candidates who are appearing for IBPS RRB Officer Scale II Specialist Officer, and they will be provided an additional 30 minutes for the “Professional Knowledge” section.
IBPS RRB 2023 Syllabus FAQs
A. The prelims examination of IBPS RRB Clerk & PO will be held on August 5, 6, 12, 13 & 19, 2023.
A. Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer in IBPS RRB 2023.
A. The IBPS RRB PO & Clerk mains exams are consist of five sections: Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English/Hindi Language, General Awareness and Computer Knowledge.