IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus and Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus and Exam Pattern
April 12, 2021
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IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus

IBPS RRB Scale 2 syllabus is given below. Aspiring bankers should go through the topics carefully.

The complete list of topics asked under each section comprises IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus for online test.

Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude General Awareness Finance Knowledge Computer Knowledge General Hindi/English
Puzzle Simplification & Approximation Current world news Latest Financial World News Computer Fundamental Reading Comprehension
Alphabets/ Alphanumeric Series/ Numeric Series Number Series Current India News Economic Policy Computer Abbreviations Cloze Test
 Direction sense Percentage History concepts Budget and Economic Survey Networking Para jumbles
Inequalities Average & ages Indian geography knowledge NPAs MS Office Vocabulary Based
Seating Arrangement Profit & Loss RBI Policy NPA’s Internet Fill in the blanks
Input-Output Pipe and cistern & Time and work Banking and Finance laws Risk Management Output & Input Devices Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting
Blood Relation Compound Interest & Simple Interest   BASEL 1 Database Paragraph Completion
Order and Ranking Distance & Time   BASEL 2   Spelling Errors
coding-decoding DI ( Line, mixed, pie missing, bar, caselet, arithmetic )   BASEL 3   Word Replacement


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IBPS RRB Scale 2 Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Scale 2 2021 Exam pattern is divided into two parts.

1. Single Online Test,

2. Interview.

The exam pattern is different for each stage of selection. Candidates who qualify for the online exam are called for the interview round. The final selection of candidates is made based on their performance in the online exam and interview. IBPS RRB Scale 2 exam pattern provides details regarding the overall structure of the exam, such as marking scheme, total marks, number of sections, and time duration. Before beginning the preparation, candidates must go through the exam pattern thoroughly. It will help candidates in planning and utilizing their time to secure a good rank.

Candidates can find details related to IBPS RRB Scale 2 Eligibility, Fees, Exam Dates, and more by clicking here.

The structure of the Examination, which will be conducted online, are as follows:


Single level Examination (Objective Type)

RRB Officer Scale 2 (General Banking Officer)

The duration of the exam is 120 minutes.

S. No. Name of the Tests Medium of Exam No. of Q. Max. Marks
1 Computer Awareness Eng/Hindi 40 20
2 Financial Knowledge Eng/Hindi 40 40
3 Reasoning Eng/Hindi 40 50
4 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Eng/Hindi 40 50
5a• Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5b• English Language English 40 40


Officer Scale II (Special Cadre)

The duration of the exam is 150 minutes.

S. No. Name of the Tests Medium of Exam No. of Q. Max. Marks
1 Computer Knowledge Eng/Hindi 40 20
2 Financial Knowledge Eng/Hindi 40 40
3 Reasoning Eng/Hindi 40 40
4 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Eng/Hindi 40 40
5a• English Language English 40 20
5b• Hindi Language Hindi 40 20
6 Professional Knowledge Eng/Hindi 40 40

  • Candidates can opt for either 5 a or 5 b.


Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Online Preliminary and Online Main examination)

In the Objective Tests, there will be a penalty for incorrect responses. One-fourth of the marks allotted to that question will be subtracted as a penalty for each question for which the candidate provided an incorrect answer. There will be no penalty if a question is left blank, that if the candidate does not mark an answer.

Each candidate must get a minimum score on each test of the Online Single examination in order to be selected for an interview. A sufficient number of candidates in each category, not exceeding three times the declared vacancies, will be contacted for an interview, subject to availability, depending on the number of vacancies available. The results of the Online Main Examination will not be communicated with the individuals shortlisted for the interview until the interview procedure is completed.

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