IBPS RRB Office Assistant: Pattern & Syllabus

Published on Tuesday, June 20, 2017


IBPS RRB Office Assistant Recruitment exam will be held in three stages viz. Prelims, Mains Exam and Personal Interview. The commencement of online application and registration will start in July and the Prelims exam will be held in September and the Mains exam will be organised in November. Here are the complete details of the recruitment process, eligibility criteria and exam pattern.

Details of Vacancy

  • Post: RRB Office Assistant
  • No. of Posts:  7657
  • Mode of Exam: Online

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria have been decided by the number of posts and the complete details are given below.

Educational Qualification:

  • Graduate/Post Graduate in any field from a recognised University
  • Proficient in local language
  • Basic knowledge of computer

Age Limit

  • General Category: 18-28 Years
  • OBC: 18-31 years
  • SC/ST: 18- 33 years

Age relaxation

  • ST/SC Category: 5 years
  • OBC Category: 3 years
  • PWD Category: 10 years


  • Citizen of Indian
  • Citizen of Nepal
  • Citizen of Bhutan
  • A Tibetan refugee
  • Migrated Peoples from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Fees & Pay Scale

  • General & OBC: INR 600
  • SC/ST/PWD: INR 100
  • Pay Scale: INR 15000- INR 19000

Important Dates

Commencement of Online Application & Registration July 2017
Last Date to fill Online Application Form  August 2017
Last date of Fee Payment August 2017
Download Call letter for Prelims  Last week of August 2017
Preliminary Online Examination 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd & 24th September 2017
Prelims Exam Result Declaration Date 2nd Week of October 2017
Download call letter for Main Exam Last week of October 2017
Main Examination Date 12th November 2017
Main Exam Result Declaration Date December 2017
Download of call letters for interview January 2018
Interview Date February 2018
Provisional Allotment For Office assistant April 2018

Exam Pattern

Prelims Exam Pattern

Section Medium of Exam Number of question Total Marks
Reasoning Syllabus Paper Hindi/English 40 40
Numerical Ability Syllabus Paper Hindi/English 40 40
Total 80 80
Time allotted for Prelims exam is 45 minutes

Mains Exam Pattern

Section Total Question Total Marks
Reasoning Syllabus Paper 40 50
General Awareness Syllabus Paper 40 40
Numerical Ability Syllabus Paper 40 50
English Language Paper 40 40
Hindi Language Paper (हिंदी) 40 40
Computer Knowledge Paper 40 20
Total 200 200
Time allotted for Mains exam is 2 hours.




Numerical Ability

Computer Awareness: 

General Awareness

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