IBPS RRB 2017 Exam Notification Out for 14,000 Jobs? May be Fake!!

ibps rrb bank recruitment,ibps rrb cwe 2017,IBPS RRB 2017 notification,RRB common exams 2017,ibps regional rural banks exam,ibps logo,ibps common written exam for bank jobs,common bank exam 2017,ibps common written exam 2017The IBPS RRB notification 2017 is finally released for the recruitment of office assistant and officers in regional rural banks (RRB).RRB`s are mainly present in rural areas & provides banking facilities to people in those areas.Similar to a common exam for PO & Clerks in commercial banks, IBPS RRB 2017 recruitment is announced for jobs in rural banks.


Since this is the 6th year of recruitment in regional rural banks, this process is called IBPS RRB CWE VI.


 Note: This IBPS RRB 2017 could be a fake notification, as it is not officially announced.But we have the responsibility to alert our readers about such a news.Hence we are publishing the notice on this website, along with alert message.


ibps rrb 2017 notification,ibps rrb 2017 exam dates,ibps rrb vacancies,ibps rrb 2017 fake news


For the current IBPS RRB recruitment 2017, 56 RRB`s are participating.Those qualifying in this test are appointed as an Officer (Scale I, II, III) or Office assistant positions in any of the regional rural bank.


Important Dates:

Registrations of applications – July 12 to August 1, 2017

Online written exam scheduled on:

  • Preliminary test on September 9,10 & 16 (Officer –scale I) September 17, 23 & 24 (Office assistant)
  • Mains on November 5 for Officers – scale I,II,III & November 12 for Office assistant

Final appointment to be completed in January 2018


Posts & Vacancies

There are a total of 14,192 posts in rural banks through IBPS RRB 2017.The cadre-wise will be filled:
  • Office Assistant (clerical cadre) – 7374 posts
  • Officer (scale I) – 4865
  • General Banking Officer (scale II) – 1395
  • Agriculture Officer (scale II) – 169
  • Marketing Officer (scale II) – 33
  • Treasury Manager (scale II) – 11
  • Law Officer (scale II) – 21
  • Chartered Accountant (scale II) – 34
  • IT Officer (scale II) – 83
  • Officer (scale III) - 207


Refer the notification for complete list of vacancies in each state and bank.




What is the Eligibility?

Inorder to apply for IBPS RRB 2017 examination, you must satisfy the following conditions:


- Should have completed degree (any discipline) from a recognized university as on August 1, 2017.


- Must posses proficiency in local language of the state where RRB is located.


- Passed in local language at std. 8th or above


The official language of each state is clearly specified in the notification itself.If you are not proficient in that language, you cannot apply for jobs in that particular state.


Agelimit: It is compulsory that candidates should fulfil the age conditions, as on July 1, 2017:

  • Office assistant: between 18 – 28 yrs
  • Scale I officer: above 18 & below 30 yrs
  • Scale II officer: above 21 & below 32 yrs
  • Scale III officer: above 21 & below 40 years


While the above are only for general category, relaxation applies for others. (max. age +3 yrs for OBC, +5 yrs for SC/ST)


Selection Process:

The IBPS RRB exam 2017 pattern shall have two tier exam – Preliminary & Main examinations that have objective type questions for a total of 200 marks.


Candidates applying for Office Assistant & Officer (scale I) are only required to appear for prelims.Scale II & III applicant should appear for main exam directly.



Qualifiers of the main exam will be shortlisted for a common interview process after which allotments in RRBs will happen based on the final merit list.


There are no interviews for office assistants.They are directly appointed on the basis of their main exam scores.


Job Allotment:

Based on your exam & common interview performance, IBPS shall award scores that are valid for 1 year.Depending on these scores & your RRB preferences, IBPS will automatically allot you to a bank.


This means candidates applying for Officers (scale I,II & III) need not attend interviews for each & every regional bank in your state.


By January 2018, all qualified candidates would get final allotments in any of their preferred regional rural banks.


Registration Methods:

The application fees are fixed at Rs.100 (SC/ST) or Rs.600 (others) with the following options of payment,


  • Online: (from July 12 - August 1): Visit ibps.in & click on the ‘RRB online application’ to fill the necessary details.After submitting the form, you would be directed to the online fee payment gateway.


    • Pay the appropriate fee amount using netbanking/ credit or debit cards
    • After the transaction is complete, print the generated e-receipt


If application submission is successful, a registration number & password would be shown that has to be noted. 



IBPS RRB 2017 Notification - Real or Fake?

The detailed notification of IBPS RRB recruitment exam 2017 can be viewed from website here (.pdf)


Note: The official notification is not yet published by IBPS on their website.Wait till July 12 for the official notice and online application links

Get FREE Email Alerts on Bank Jobs/Exams & other Govt Recruitment news, Tips to Prepare & Books ->

Share this :