IBPS conducts recruitment examinations through a standard recruitment program for all Public Sector Banks.
|Type||Government Autonomous Recruitment Body|
|Purpose||Recruitment of Banking Personnel|
|Governor||Mr. Rajkiran Rai G|
|Director||Shri Harideesh Kumar B|
IBPS RRB PO comprises three stages of preliminary selection exam, main exam, and interview round. There is a single IBPS RRB PO application for all three phases. However, separate admit cards for each Exam.
Candidates need to clear the preliminary exam successfully. A preliminary exam is a qualifying exam for the further stages of the selection process. Only successful candidates can attend the main Exam.
Similarly, candidates who qualify for the main Exam will have to appear in interview rounds. The Nodal Regional Rural Banks will conduct a formal recruitment interview with the help of NABARD and IBPS in consultation with the appropriate authority.
Candidates who successfully clear the interview appointed as Scale I Officer in Regional Rural Banks in participating banks.
Read below to know more about important dates and events.
|IBPS RRB Notification||June 7, 2021|
|Online Application start on||June 8, 2021|
|Online Applications will end on||June 28, 2021|
|Pre-Exam Training Call Letter||July 9, 2021|
|Pre-Exam Training Schedule||July 19-25, 2021|
|Call Letters – Preliminary Exam||July 2021|
|IBPS RRB Preliminary Examination|
(Officer Scale-I & Office Assistant)
|1st, 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th August 2021|
|IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Result||August 2021|
|IBPS RRB Mains Admit Card||September 2021|
|Online Examination – Mains / Single Officers (II & III)||25th September 2021|
|Officer Scale I Mains Exam||25th September 2021|
|Office Assistant Mains Exam||3rd October 2021|
|Conduct of interview (For Officers Scale I, II and III)||October/November 2021|
|Final Result (Provisional Allotment)||January 2022|
IBPS has yet to announce the exam dates for the post of Probationary Officer/Scale I Officer. However, the notification will be out in June 2021, and all dates related to the Exam will be available.
The intimation fees are collected from interested candidates by IBPS. The fee structure for the IBPS RRB PO exam is listed below.
|SC/ST & PWBD||INR 175|
A candidate must fill the required eligibility criteria to be part of the recruitment process.
A candidate has to meet the age and education qualification criteria to apply for this recruitment. The following are the eligibility criteria for IBPS RRB PO.
A candidate must be an Indian citizen to applying for IBPS RRB PO Examination.
Above 18 years – Below 30 years
There are some relaxations for the upper age limit candidate related to backward class and service officers.
Candidate needs to be graduate in any discipline from a recognized University.
Note: A candidate can apply for the Post of Office Assistant and can also apply for the Post of Officer. However, a candidate can apply for only one post in officer’s cadre i.e. for Officer Scale-I or Scale-II
IBPS RRB PO 2021 notification will be out in June 2021, and vacancies will be announced now. So, keep checking as information will be updated as soon as news is out.
IBPS will be opening the online registration window of IBPS RRB PO in June 2021. Therefore, candidates can apply for the Exam once the notification is out for hiring in June 2021.
The application form will be made available on IBPS Official website. The steps to fill IBPS RRB PO application form are explained below.
This form is divided into three parts, basic details, educational qualification & experience, and preferences. Check details below:
Basic details: In this part, candidates need to fill in the category, nationality, personal information, select exam centers, date of birth, gender, father’s name or mother’s name, address, etc.
Educational Qualification, Work Experience & Languages: Here, candidates need to enter details of their graduation such as year of passing, college, percentage of marks, grade (if any). They are also required to enter their work experience and the languages they can read, write and speak.
Preferences: Candidates need to enter the preferences of banks where they wish to work upon selection. SC/ST/Minority candidates can opt for pre-exam training in this part.
Candidates must preview the application form before the final submission. Then, they can edit the details entered in the application form while validating the same. Once this is complete, candidates need to agree to the terms and conditions and submit their applications.
There are few things that candidates should keep in mind while applying for IBPS PO.
Know More – IBPS RRB PO Exam Pattern And Syllabus
Q.1 What is the probation period for RRB PO?
A. Successful candidate needs to spend 2 years on probation.
Q.2 How many vacancies have been released for IBPS RRB PO?
A. The total number of vacancies for RRB Clerk 2021 are 6827.
Q.3 What is the Application fee for RRB PO?
A. The application fee for PO is Rs. 175/- for SC/ST/PWBD candidates and Rs. 850/- for all others.
Q.4 Is there an interview in IBPS RRB PO Exam?
A. Yes, there is an interview round in RRB PO Exam. Candidates who successfully clear online tests and score under the cut-off merit list will appear in the interview.
Q.5 What are the age criteria to apply for IBPS RRB PO?
A: Minimum: 18 years and Maximum: 30 years with the age benefit to reserved categories.
Q.6 What is the salary of the IBPS RRB PO?
A: IBPS RRB PO salary varies from state to state. The basic salary of an IBPS PO is between Rs 29000-33000.