IBPS RRB 2017 CWE-VI Recruitment
The IBPS conducts different exams every year to recruit candidates for various available posts in the participating banks. The IBPS conducts the RRB exam to recruit office assistants and officers in the different regional rural banks across the country.
IBPS will soon release the IBPS RRB CWE-VI notification for the year 2017 and will mention the number of vacancies this year. The pattern of the exam will be similar to last year i.e. the exam will be conducted in 2 phases (prelims and mains) for the Office Assistants and Scale 1 officers whereas a single exam will be conducted for the Scale 2 and Scale 3 officers. Mentioned below are the post-wise exam details for the IBPS RRB exam.
- Office Assistant:
The Exam for IBPS RRB Office Assistant will be conducted in two phases i.e. the Prelims and the Mains. The prelims exam is conducted for 45 minutes and will include the sections of Numerical Ability and Reasoning. The mains will be of 2 hours and include 3 additional sections of General awareness, languages (English and Hindi) and Computer Awareness which will be conducted for 2 hours.
- Officer Scale 1:
The exam and pattern for the Officer Scale 1 are similar to the Office Assistant i.e. the exam will include 2 phases of prelims and mains having the same pattern. The Officer Scale 1 exam will also involve an interview stage after the mains exam.
- Officer Scale 2:
A single examination is conducted for the Officer Scale 2 exam having 200 marks. The Officer Scale 2 has two different posts i.e. General Banking Officers and Specialist Cadres. The single exam will include 5 sections namely, Reasoning, Quantitative, Languages, Financial Awareness and Computer Knowledge. The Officer Scale 2 (Specialist Cadres) will have an additional section of Professional Knowledge paper.
- Officer Scale 3:
The Officer Scale 3 is a senior management level job and a single examination is conducted for their recruitment. The pattern of the exam is same as that of the Officer Scale 2 (General Banking Officers).
The tentative dates for the IBPS RRB exam are given below to help the candidates prepare accordingly.
|IBPS RRB VI Exam Calendar||Tentative Dates|
|IBPS RRB VI Exam Online Registration and Fees Payment||September 2017|
|Officer Scale 1- download and conduction of pre-exam training||October 2017|
|Office Assistant- download and conduction of pre-exam training||October 2017|
|Admit Card Download Date – Preliminary||Scale I Officer- October 2017|
Office Assistant (O.A)– November 2017
Preliminary Exam Dates- Officer Scale 1 and Office Assistants
|September – 09, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24|
|Single Exam Date for Officers Scale II & III Exam||November 5, 2017|
|Preliminary exam Result||Scale I Officer – November 2017|
O.A- December 2017
|Call letter download for Online exam – Main||Scale I Officer – November 2017|
O.A- December 2017
|Exam Dates for Mains||Scale I Officer – 05.11.2017|
O.A – 12.11.2017
|Mains result declaration|
(For Officers Scales)
|Download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scales)||December 2017|
|IBPS RRBs Conduct of interview (For Officers Scales)||January 2018|
As the Bank Exam is one of the most competitive exams in the country, it attracts a huge number of aspirants every year. So, the candidates are required to have a proper preparation to have an advantage over the others in the crowd.
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