IBPS Bank PO RRBs Exam Pattern

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Question paper for each post will include 5 sections, question paper will be of 2.5 hours of time duration. Only in case of specialist cadre the time duration of exam is of 3 hours.

However choice language sections in question papers can vary. The Question papers are grouped into two groups namely-

Group-A: For States Which Lies in Category a and B (Under Official Language Act)

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningHindi/English4050
Numerical AbilityHindi/English4050
General AwarenessHindi/English4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Hindi LanguageHindi4040
Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-I

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningHindi/English4050
Quantitative AptitudeHindi/English4050
General AwarenessHindi/English4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Hindi LanguageHindi4040
Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningHindi/English4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationHindi/English4050
Financial AwarenessHindi/English4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Hindi LanguageHindi4040
Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningHindi/English4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationHindi/English4050
Financial AwarenessHindi/English4040
English LanguageEnglish4020
Hindi LanguageHindi4020
Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020
Professional KnowledgeHindi/English4040
TotalHindi/English240200

Officer Scale-III

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningHindi/English4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationHindi/English4050
Financial AwarenessHindi/English4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Hindi LanguageHindi4040
Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Group-B: For States Which Lies in Category C (Under Official Language Act)

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningEnglish4050
Numerical AbilityEnglish4050
General AwarenessEnglish4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Computer KnowledgeEnglish4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-I

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningEnglish4050
Quantitative AptitudeEnglish4050
General AwarenessEnglish4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Computer KnowledgeEnglish4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningEnglish4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationEnglish4050
Financial AwarenessEnglish4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Computer KnowledgeEnglish4020
TotalHindi/English200200

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre)

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningEnglish4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationEnglish4050
Financial AwarenessEnglish4040
English LanguageEnglish4020
Computer KnowledgeEnglish4020
Professional KnowledgeHindi/English4040
TotalHindi/English240200

Officer Scale-III

Name of Tests (Objective)Medium of ExamNo. Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
ReasoningEnglish4050
Quantitative Aptitude & Data InterpretationEnglish4050
Financial AwarenessEnglish4040
English LanguageEnglish4040
Computer KnowledgeEnglish4020
TotalHindi/English200200

List of States Falling in Category a, B and C

RegionStates or Union Territories falling in the Region-
Region ABihar, Chhatisgarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand States and Andaman& Nicobar Islands, National Capital Territory of Delhi Union Territories.
Region BGujarat, Maharashtra and Punjab States and Chandigarh Union Territory.
Region CAll other States and Union Territories not included in the A and B Regions.

Negative Marking

Penalty will be there for wrong the answers marked in the Objective Test. For each question if a wrong answer has been marked by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks will be deducted as penalty to came at total corrected score.

For any question, if a candidate has marked more than one answer, it will be consider as wrong even when if one of the given answers is right and same penalty of 0.25 marks will be there, it will be deducted as penalty.

Validity of Score Card

Score Cards issued by IBPS will be valid for 1 year from the date it had been issued of the Score Card and will be considered for recruitment exercises during that period.

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