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IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 (Prelims + Mains) CWE VI download PDF

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017 (Prelims + Mains) CWE VI download PDF: IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017– The exam pattern of IBPS RRB provides details of the marking scheme, paper pattern, number of questions, total marks etc. The IBPS RRB exam pattern 2017 will help the candidates to prepare for the exam in a better way. The exam pattern of IBPS RRB for the post of Officers Scale I, II, III & Office Assistant (Multipurpose) has been prescribed by Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). According to the IBPS RRB 2017 exam pattern, the test will be conducted in online mode across various designated test centres. The IBPS RRB paper pattern, also mentions that the test for the post of Officers Scale-I, II, III will be conducted in three phases – prelims, mains, single online exam and interview. While. for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose), the exam will be conducted in two stages – Prelims and Mains exam. The questions in the paper, as per the IBPS RRB exam pattern 2017, will be objective in nature, candidates will have options to select the correct answer. The preliminary examination for the post of Officers Scale I and Office Assistant (Multipurpose) will be conducted for 80 marks. The main examination and single online exam for the post of Office Assistant (Multipurpose) will be conducted for 200 marks.

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2018

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Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Mains Examination

Officers Scale I

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Mains Examination
  • Interview

Officers Scale II, III

  • Single Online Examination
  • Interview

Salient features of the IBPS RRB Exam Pattern 2017

  • The exam will be held in online mode only
  • The questions asked in the exam will be of objective type
  • The IBPS RRB exam has been divided into Preliminary, Mains, Single Online Examination and Interview.
  • The exam-pattern is different for Scale – I, II and III and Office Assistant posts
  • The medium of exam will be both English/Hindi.
  • The exam will be segregated into certain number of parts or sections which would have a certain number
    of questions. Candidates have to attempt the complete exam in the specified time duration
  • There will be negative marking for the wrong answers

IBPS RRB Online Exam Pattern Details: CWE comprises of 5 tests with 200 questions and 200 marks. The marks alotted for each test and related details have been given below…

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Preliminary  Examination:

Officer Scale-I:

Sr No. Name of Test (Objective) Medium of Exam No.of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite Time of 45 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude Hindi/English 40 40
Total 80 80

Main Examination (objective):

Officer Scale-I

Sr No. Name of Test Medium of Exam No.of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 50
3 General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 a English Language English 40 40
4 b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Single level Examination (objective)

Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer):

Sr No. Name of Test (Objective) Medium of Exam No.of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 50
3 Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 a English Language English 40 40
4 b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 240 200

Officer Scale-II (Specialist Cadre):

Sr No. Name of Test (Objective) Medium of Exam No.of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Reasoning Hindi/English 40 40 Composite Time of 2 hours and 30 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 40
3 Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 a English Language English 40 20
4 b Hindi Language Hindi 40 20
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
6 Professional Knowledge Hindi/English 40 40
Total 240 200

Officer Scale- III:

Sr No. Name of Test (Objective) Medium of Exam No.of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Reasoning Hindi/English 40 50 Composite Time of 2 hours
2 Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation Hindi/English 40 50
3 Financial Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4 a English Language English 40 40
4 b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5 Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200

Note: 

1. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks from the marks allotted for that particular question

2. Cutoff marks will be decided on the basis of Average

3. CWE Score will be available on IBPS Website.

4. Score card will be valid for one year from the date of issuing it.

5. CWE would be conducted at many centres as given in the notification.

6. Pre examination training will be provided for limited number of candidates for which online application has to be made.

IBPS RRB Result 2017 CWE VI Office Assistant IBPS RRB Selection Procedure 2017 (CWE VI)

IBPS RRB 2017 exam pattern of Interview

  • Interview is applicable only for post of Officers (Scale I, II and III)
  • Candidates shortlisted in the main examination for the post of Officers Scale I and in the single level
    examination for the post of Officers Scale II and III under IBPS RRB 2017 recruitment process will be
    subsequently called for an Interview.
  • The total marks allotted for Interview is 100
  • The minimum qualifying marks/ scores in interview will not be less than 40% (35% for SC / ST/OBC/PWD
    candidates)
  • The minimum qualifying marks in interview for Officers Scale II and III will also be not less than 40% for
    all the candidates except 35% for SC / ST/OBC/PWD candidates.

IBPS RRB exam pattern 2017 – Important Points

  • It is essential to qualify each of the tests for the respective posts
  • Candidates will have to obtain the minimum qualifying marks in each of the test as well as the aggregate
    score to pass the exam
  • All those candidates who will qualify the online exam will be eligible to appear in the Common Interview
    to be conducted at the later stage.

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