IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2024: Age, Educational Qualification and Reservation

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IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2024

The IBPS RRB Eligibility Criteria 2024 is one of the most important points to be kept in mind for those who want to participate in the IBPS RRB recruitment process. A candidate has to fulfill all the eligibility norms as prescribed by IBPS to apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I, Officer Scale-II, & Officer Scale-III post or IBPS RRB Officer Assistant post.

The official IBPS RRB notification has been released by IBPS Rural Regional Bank (RRB) 2024 for 9075 vacancies. Candidates filling up the IBPS RRB application form must go through the IBPS RRB age limit, IBPS RRB educational qualification, and the age relaxation in order to avoid the application cancellation later on.

IBPS RRB Age Limit Criteria

It is important to fulfill certain IBPS RRB age criteria to be eligible for the post of PO and Clerk. IBPS has mentioned certain age guidelines and candidates who wish to appear for IBPS RRB 2024 exam must fulfill the IBPS RRB age limit.

Eligibility Criteria - Age Limit (as on 01.06.2024)

Office Assistant (Multipurpose)

      Between 18 years and 28 years.

      Candidates should have not been born earlier than 02.07.1992 and later than 01.07.2004 (both dates are inclusive)

Officer Scale I (Assistant Manager)

      Above 18 years - Below 30 years.

      Candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1990 and later than 30.06.2004 (both dates are inclusive)

Officer Scale-II (Manager)

      Above 21 years - Below 32 years.

      Candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1988 and later than 30.06.1999 (both dates are inclusive)

Officer Scale III (Senior Manager)

      Above 21 years - Below 40 years.

      Candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1980 and later than 30.06.1999 (both dates are inclusive)

IBPS RRB Educational Qualification

There are various educational qualifications which the candidates have to fulfill for certain posts. They can check IBPS RRB officer scale-1 educational qualification and IBPS RRB Office Assistant educational qualification in detail. All the educational qualification requirements are as of 28/06/2024.

IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose):

      The Candidate should hold a Bachelor's degree from a recognized university or its equivalent as on the above-mentioned date.

      He/ She should also be proficient in the local language of the state from which they are applying.

      Proper knowledge of computer skills is also desirable.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I (Assistant Manager):

      As on the above-mentioned date, the candidate should have a degree from a recognized University or its equivalent in any discipline.

      Preference will be given to candidates holding a degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics and Accountancy.

      Proficiency in the local vernacular of the participating RRB is also required.

      Computer knowledge will be the desired qualification.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (General Banking Officer) (Manager)-

      Candidates should have a degree in any discipline from an acknowledged university, with a minimum 50% aggregate marks as on the above-mentioned date.

      Candidates who have a degree in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering,Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics, and Accountancy will be given preference.

      Candidates should also have Work Experience of a total of two years as an officer in a Banking or Financial Institution.

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II (Specialist Officer) (Managers)-

Post name

Qualification

Work Experience

Information Technology Officer

      Candidates should have a degree from a recognized University in Electronics / Communication / Computer Science / Information Technology or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks.

      A certificate in ASP, PHP, C++, Java, VB, VC, OCP, etc. is desirable.

1 year (in the relevant field)

Chartered Accountant

Candidates should be a Certified Associate (CA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

1 year as a CA

Law Officer

Candidates should have a degree from a recognized University in Law or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.

      Candidate should have worked for 2 years as an advocate or as Law Officer in Banks

OR

      Financial Institutions for a minimum period of 2 years

Treasury Manager

Candidates should be a Certified Associate (CA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India or should have an MBA in Finance from a recognized university/ institution

1 year (in the relevant field)

Marketing Officer

MBA in Marketing from a recognized university

1 year (in the relevant field)

Agriculture Officer

Candidate should possess a degree in Agriculture/ Horticulture/ Dairy/ Animal Husbandry/ Forestry/ Veterinary Science/ Agricultural Engineering/ Pisciculture from a recognized university or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.

2 years (in the relevant field)

IBPS RRB Officer Scale-III (Senior Manager)

      Candidates must hold a degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks are qualified to apply.

      Preference will be given to the candidates having Degree/ Diploma in Banking, Finance, Marketing, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics, and Accountancy.

      Candidates should also have a minimum experience of 5 years as an Officer in Banking or Financial Institutions.

IBPS RRB Minimum Percentage Requirement

       There is requirement of a minimum percentage for only posts of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-II and Scale III

       There is no percentage barrier for applying online for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I and Office Assistant posts.

IBPS RRB Exam Language Proficiency

      Candidates applying particularly for the posts of Officer Scale I and Office Assistant under IBPS RRB 2024 need to be proficient in the local vernacular of the state from which they are applying.

      For the posts of IBPS RRB Officer Scale-I and Office Assistant, candidates who have already studied the local language of the State from which they are applying, in standard VIII or at any level above this in any Government acknowledged Boards of Education/ School or those who have any certificate to the effect for standard VIII or any level above standard VIII will be considered proficient in that local vernacular.

      They will be given a period of 6 months from the day of joining will be given to the candidates, who do not possess the required language proficiency, to gain proficiency in the local language of the concerned RRB. This period can be extended by the RRB Boards within the structure of rules. However, the mentioned period cannot be extended beyond the probation period.

IBPS RRB Important Links

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Mock Test

IBPS RRB Office Assistant Mock Test

IBPS RRB Selection Process

IBPS RRB Application Form 2024

IBPS RRB Question Papers

IBPS RRB Exam Pattern

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2024

IBPS RRB Salary

IBPS RRB Online Coaching

IBPS RRB Cut Off

 

IBPS RRB Officer Eligibility Criteria FAQs

1.What is the minimum age to apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale-1?

The minimum age to apply for IBPS RRB officer scale-1 is 21 Years and maximum age is 30 years.

 

2.I am in the final year of my graduation, can I apply?

According to the official notification, the final result of the candidate should have been declared on or before November 2024.

3.Can freshers apply for IBPS RRB 2024 recruitment?

Yes, freshers who fulfill certain eligibility criteria are eligible to apply for IBPS RRB 2024 recruitment.

4.Can I apply from a different state/or region other than mine?

Yes, but you should be proficient in the local language of that region.

5.What is the total number of vacancies under IBPS RRB recruitment 2024?

The total vacancies under IBPS RRB recruitment 2024 are 10,000+.

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