IBPS RRB 2021 application form: IBPS RRB is a National level competitive examination conducted by the IBPS (Institute of Banking and Personnel election) for the recruitment of candidates in the RRBs (Regional Rural Bank). The selected candidates are recruited as Scale-1 officers and Office Assistant and are considered one of the most popular examinations in the country.
The IBPS has once again opened the Online Application Form of IBPS RRB 2021. The Candidates who were earlier unable to register themselves due to educational qualifications or any other reason. Hence this is a Golden Opportunity for the candidates to fill their IBPS RRB application Form 2021.
Since the IBPS RRB Registration Window have been Opened, the Candidates must be aware of the Steps to be followed by the candidates filling their Online Application, On this page, we will provide you with the stepwise details for IBPS RRB 2021 application form along with the important dates.
IBPS RRB Notification and Exam Dates
The following table contains the Notification and Exam Dates for both Preliminary and Mains IBPS RRB Exam as notified by the RRB, and also the Supplementary Notification Published by the IBPS for extending the Qualification Criteria and new Exam Dates
|Online Registration start date||08.06.2021|
|Online Registration End date||28.06.2021|
|Pre-exam training call letter download||09.07.2021|
|Pre-exam training||19.07.2021 to 25.07.2021|
|Download of call letters for online preliminary exam||July/ August 2021|
|Online Preliminary exam dates||01.08.2021
|Online Preliminary Exam Result||September 2021|
|IBPS RRB office assistant mains||3rd October 2021|
|IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 mains||25th September 2021|
|Online Exam – Main / Single for officer scale 2 & 3||25th September 2021|
|Declaration of Result – Main/ Single (For Officers Scale I, II, and III)||October 2021|
|Download of call letters for interview (For Officers Scale I, II, and III)||October/November 2021|
|Conduct of interview (For Officers Scale I, II, and III)||October/November 2021|
|Provisional Allotment (For Officers Scale I, II and III & Office Assistant)||January 2022|
IBPS RRB 2021 Application Form
The following content contains the Pre-Requisites and Complete steps for IBPS RRB 2021 Applying Form
- Proper working Computer System or Mobile with Internet Connection
- Valid email Id and Permanent mobile number.
- Scanned Copies of your recent passport size photograph, signature, left thumb impression, and hand-written declaration.
- The details and documents required to pay your online exam fee.
IBPS RRB 2021 Application form – Complete Steps
Step 1 – New Registration
Candidates should follow the following steps to complete the new registration process for IBPS RRB in order to avoid any Mistakes.
- Candidates first visit the official website.
- Apply online links for IBPS RRB recruitment are available. One is for the recruitment of office assistants. Another link is for the recruitment of the officer scale I, II, and III
- Click the relevant link which you want to apply
- Click the “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” tab to start the registration process
- Enter your basic details in the IBPS RRB online application form
- Click on the submit option.
- Then you will receive your registration number and password through the registered mobile number and Email Id.
This is the end of the registration process. Similarly follow the steps with the IBPS RRB clerk 2021 apply online link, if you want to apply for the office assistant post.
Step 2– Personal Information
- Enter your registration number and password to login your IBPS RRB application form
- Then enter the required details such as personal information, address, educational qualification, work experience, etc.
- After completion, click the save and next option
Step 3– Upload Scanned Documents
In this step upload the scanned documents as per the rules and formats mentioned in the official notification. After uploading all the documents at the relevant space, click the save and next option.
|Photograph||3.5cm X 4.5cm||jpg||20-50 KB|
|Signature||4.0cm X 3.0cm||jpg||10-20 KB|
Finally check the preview of your IBPS RRB online application form. If you find any error, correct them and give the final submit option. After giving the final submit option, you cannot change any information in the application form.
Step 4– Online Fee Payment
The last step is the online exam fee payment. The fee payment can be done only in the online mode (by options such as credit card, debit card, net banking, etc.)
|Officer-Scale I, II & III and Office Assistant (Multipurpose)||General/EWS/OBC||₹600/-|
|Officer-Scale I, II & III and Office Assistant (Multipurpose)||SC/ST/PwD/Ex-Servicemen||₹100/-|
The following content is the format of the Self-Declaration form, candidates must write with blue/black ball pens, before uploading their Self-Declaration Form
|“I, _______ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true, and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.”|
IBPS RRB Application Form – Eligibility Criteria
The following contains the IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria, a Candidates have to full fill all of them in order to become eligible for applying for IBPS RRB online application form, they are
- Age Limit
- Educational Qualification
According to the eligibility in the citizenship criteria, the candidates should be
- Indian citizens,
- Bhutan citizens,
- Nepal citizens,
- Tibetan Refugee (He should have come to India before the 1st of January 1962, with an intention of permanent settling),
- Indian origin persons migrated from Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Burma, Pakistan, East African countries Ethiopia, Zaire, Malawi, Zambia, United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Kenya, and Uganda. (They should have migrated with the intention of permanently settling in India).
The Age Limit criteria for IBPS RRB is different for the posts as provided by the IBPS, given as follows
|Office Assistant (multipurpose)||18 to 28 years|
|Officer Scale-I||18 to 30 years|
|Officer Scale-II||21 to 32 years|
|Officer Scale III||21 to 40 years|
Further Age Limit Relaxation is also given to the Reserved candidates and Ex-Servicemen, as given in below table
|SC / ST||5 years|
|Ex-servicemen / disabled ex-servicemen||(for the post of Office Assistant)actual period of service rendered in the Defence forces + 3 years (8 years for Disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to a maximum age limit of 50 years|
|Ex-servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of the assignment||(for the post of officers)5 years|
|Widows, Divorced women, and women legally separated from their husbands who have not remarried||(only for the post of Office Assistant)9 years|
|Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 1-1-80 to 31-12-89||5 years|
|Persons affected by 1984 riots||5 years|
The Candidates applying for IBPS RRB must obtain the following Educational Qualification before applying for IBPS RRB Application Form
|Office Assistant(Multipurpose)||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent|
|Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager)||Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent preference will be given to the candidates having a degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing, and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy;|
IBPS RRB Exam Pattern – Prelims Exam
The following table contains the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for the Preliminary Exam for both Scale-1 and Office Assistant which contains the number of question and total time duration
|Subject||Number of Question||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|Reasoning Ability||40||40||The cumulative time duration of 45 minutes|
IBPS RRB Exam Pattern – Mains Exam
The following table contains the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for the Mains Exam for both Scale-1 and Office Assistant, which contains the number of question and total time duration
|Subject||Number of Question||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|Reasoning Ability||40||50||The cumulative time duration of 45 minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation||40||40|
|English Language/Hindi Language||40||40|
IBPS RRB Vacancies 2021
The following table are the vacancies distribution for the IBPS RRB Posts wise
|Post||Vacancies (as of 7th June 2021)||Updated Vacancies (as of 10th June 2021)|
|Office Assistants (Multipurpose)||6101||6827|
|Officer Scale 1||4257||4658|
|Officer Scale 2 (Agriculture Officer)||26||26|
|Officer Scale 2(Marketing Officer)||42||42|
|Officer Scale 2 (Treasury Manager)||10||10|
|Officer Scale 2 (Law)||28||28|
|Officer Scale 2 (CA)||33||33|
|Officer Scale 2 (IT)||60||60|
|Officer Scale 2 (General Banking Officer)||917||925|
|Officer Scale 3||213||211|
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the IBPS RRB PO 2021 apply online last date?
A. The Last Day to apply for IBPS RRB is 28-06-2021.
Q. What is the Upper Age Limit for Candidates applying for the IBPS Scale-1 Exam?
A. The Upper Age Limit for the Candidates applying for IBPS RRB Scale-1 is 30 years.
Q. What is the Upper Age Limit for Candidates applying for IBPS Office Assistant Exam?
A. The Upper Age Limit for the Candidates applying for IBPS RRB Office Assistant is 28 years.
Q. What are the educational Qualification and required experience for the IBPS RRB officer scale II, Treasury Manager Post?
A. For this post, a Chartered Accountant or MBA in Finance from a recognized university/institution is needed. Also, the required experience is one year in the relevant field. Experience is compulsory for this post.