IBPS RRB Single Stage Exam Pattern For Officer Scale II And III

Published on : 1st September 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal
IBPS RRB Exam

The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the examination pattern for the IBPS RRB Exam 2017. For Officer’s Scale 1 there will be a 3 stage exam, comprising of Prelims, Mains, and Interview. For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) there will be a two stage exam comprising of Prelims and Mains only. There will be no interview for this post. For the Officer’s Scale 2 and 3, there will be a 2 stage exam comprising of Single stage online exam followed by the interview.

The single stage exam for the Officer’s Scale 2 and 3 will be held on November 5th, 2017.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern for officer scale 2 and 3

If you have applied for the IBPS RRB Exam 2017 for the Officer’s Scale 2 and Officer’s Scale 3 then, first of all, you should know its examination pattern. It will keep your preparation on the track.

Single Stage Examination Pattern for Officer’sScale 2 (for General Banking),IBPS RRB Exam 2017

Name of sections

Number of questions

Total marks

Quantitative ability and data interpretation

40

50

Financial awareness

40

50

Reasoning

40

40

English language/ Hindi

40

40

Computer knowledge

40

20

Total

200

200

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Single Stage Exam Pattern for Officers Scale 2 (for Specialist Cadre), IBPS RRB Exam 2017

Name of the subject

Number of questions

Total marks

Quantitative Aptitude

40

40

Reasoning ability

40

40

Financial awareness

40

40

English / Hindi language

40

20

Computer awareness

40

20

Professional knowledge

40

40

Total

240

200

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Single Stage Exam Pattern for Officer’s Scale 3, IBPS RRB Exam 2017

Name of the subject

Number of questions

Total marks

Quantitative aptitude and data interpretation

40

50

Reasoning ability

40

50

Financial awareness

40

40

Hindi English language optional

40

40

Computer awareness

40

20

Total

200

200

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  • A candidate is required to answer 200 questions in 2 hours.
  • The exam will carry a total 200 marks.
  • The question paper will be in Hindi as well as English. A candidate can opt for either English or Hindi language.
  • The questions will be objective in nature.
  • This exam has a scheme of negative marking also. For every incorrect answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted as penalty. Those questions which are left blank, no marks will be deducted from it.
  • This candidate who will qualify this single stage exam will be further called to appear for the interview.
  • A candidate is required to qualify each stage of the exam, as well as the aggregate score of all the stages to get selected in this exam.

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About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.



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