IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Preliminary Exam Application Form Release

Last Modified: 24 Jan 2023

The IBPS released notification on 16th June 2019 regarding the RRB Officer Scale –I posts and started the application process for the same from 18th June 2019 and will close the application window on 04th July 2019. This year around 12,000 posts has been released for the post of Office Assistant, Officer Scale I, II & III. Out of 12,000 vacancies 7373 are available for Office Assistant, 4856 openings for Officer Scale I, 1746 for Officer Scale 2, and rest 207 vacancies are open for Officer Scale III.

If you are looking for the insights of the IBPS RRB officer scale–I exam preliminary, then continue reading and become aware of the important dates and all other exam related query.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Preliminary Exam 2019 Overview -

Here is a detailed schedule of all the important dates and required information.



Examination Name

IBPS RRB Officer-I Preliminary

Organizing Body

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection

Examination Mode

Online CBT Mode

Total Vacancies


Registration Process Begins

18th June 2019

Last date to fill applications

04th July 2019

Mode of Application


Official website


Pre-exam training for Officer Scale-I

Form 21st to 26th July 2019

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Prelims Exam

03rd, 04th, and 11th August 2019

IBPS RRB Main for Officers I

22nd September 2019

Declaration of Main Result for Officers I  

October 2019

Interview  round (For Officers Scale I)

November 2019

Allotment of the provisional letter (For Officers Scale I)

January 2020

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IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Preliminary Exam - Application Form 2019

The application process for IBPS RRB officer scale I have started from 18th June 2019, while the last date for the same is 04th July 2019.

Procedure to fill in RRB Officer- I Application form

  • Log in to the official website of IBPS at ibps.in
  • Ensure all the terms and eligibility criteria before applying.
  • Look for the application forms link and open.
  • Open the application and fill it with asked personal details.
  • Attach the scanned copy of photograph and signature.
  • Cross check all the details on the form and make sure there is no discrepancy.
  • Pay the asked application fee and submit the same.
  • Take a print out and keep it for the ready reference

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I Exam Preliminary - Application Fee

The application fee for General and OBC is ₹ 600/- and for SC/ST/PWD/Ex-serviceman is ₹ 100/- which has to be paid via online means through Credit/Debit or Net banking option.

IBPS RRB 2019 Vacancies Details

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has updated an online notification related to IBPS RRB Recruitment 2019 for the various Regional Rural Banks on its official IBPS website. This year a total of 12,000 vacancies including 7373 posts under Office Assistant, 4856 vacancies for Officer scale 1, 1746 for Officer scale 2, and 207 for Officer scale 3. Applicants can fill the application form via online mode only through the official website- www.ibps.in.

Let’s look at the below table depicting the segregate vacancies for the Office Assistant and Officer posts individually.

Post Name

Number of Vacancies

Office Assistant


Officer Scale I


Officer Scale II


Officer Scale III




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The IBPS RRB officer Scale-I 2019 selection will be done in 3 phases- Prelims, Main, and Interview. Stage 1 (Preliminary exam) will conduct on 03rd, 04th, and 11th August 2019. Stage-II (Main exam) is scheduled to be held on 22nd September 2019 for aspirants who will qualify the Prelims. The stage-III is a Personal Interview round, where participants who will clear both prelims and mains will eligible to apply. Students will be judged on the basis of their communications skills and personality traits for final selection to the post of IBPS RB Officer Scale- I.

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