IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Eligibility Criteria

 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Eligibility Criteria 2021

The IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam 2021 is one of the most awaited exams and a large number of candidates will be applying for the same. Before applying for the same, it is important to know if you are eligible for the post. IBPS specifies fixed eligibility criteria for the RRB Officer Scale 1 post. You need to follow these criteria and if fail to do so, your candidature will be canceled. Let's look into the RRB Officer Scale 1 eligibility criteria in detail: 

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Educational Criteria

To apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam 2021,  you need to follow certain criteria with respect to educational qualifications. You should possess a particular educational qualification to be eligible for RRB Officer Scale 1 exam. You should possess the following qualifications to apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam 2021

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent.
  • Proficiency in local language.
  • Working knowledge of Computer is desirable.

PostEducational Criteria
IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent. Preference will be given to the candidates having degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Engineering, Pisciculture, Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation, Information Technology, Management, Law, Economics or Accountancy.
  • Proficiency in local language as prescribed by the participating RRB/s*
  • Desirable: Working knowledge of Computer.

Desired Local Language Proficiency as prescribed by the Participating RRBs

Name of RRBs BankPresent Head OfficeState / UTDesired Local Language Proficiency as prescribed by the Participating RRBs
Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank Warangal Telangana Telugu
Andhra Pragathi Gramin Bank Kadapa Andhra Pradesh Telugu
Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank Naharlagun(Papumpare) Arunachal Pradesh English
Aryavart Bank Lucknow Uttar Pradesh Hindi
Assam Gramin Vikash Bank Guwahati Assam Assamese, Bengali, Bodo
Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank Murshidabad West Bengal Bengali
Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank Bharuch Gujarat Gujarati
Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin Bank Ajmer Rajasthan Hindi
Baroda U P Bank Gorakhpur Uttar Pradesh Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit
Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank Guntur Andhra Pradesh Telugu
Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank Raipur Chhattisgarh Hindi
Dakshin Bihar Gramin Bank Patna Bihar Hindi
Ellaquai Dehati Bank Srinagar Jammu & Kashmir Dogri, Kashmiri, Punjabi, Urdu, Gojri, Pahari, Ladakhi, Balti(Palli), Dardi, Hindi
Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank Mandi Himachal Pradesh Hindi
J & K Grameen Bank Jammu Jammu & Kashmir Dogri, Kashmiri, Pahari, Gojri, Punjabi, Ladakhi, Balti (Palli), Dardi, Urdu, Hindi
Jharkhand Rajya Gramin Bank Ranchi Jharkhand Hindi
Karnataka Gramin Bank Bellary Karnataka Kannada
Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank Dharwad Karnataka Kannada
Kerala Gramin Bank Mallapuram Kerala Malayalam
Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank Indore Madhya Pradesh Hindi
Madhyanchal Gramin Bank Sagar Madhya Pradesh Hindi
Maharashtra Gramin Bank Aurangabad Maharashtra Marathi
Manipur Rural Bank Imphal Manipur Manipuri
Meghalaya Rural Bank Shillong Meghalaya Khasi, Garo
Mizoram Rural Bank Aizawl Mizoram Mizo
Nagaland Rural Bank Kohima Nagaland English
Odisha Gramya Bank Bhubaneshwar Odisha Odia
Paschim Banga Gramin Bank Howrah West Bengal Bengali
Prathama UP Gramin Bank Moradabad Uttar Pradesh Hindi
Puduvai Bharathiar Grama Bank Puducherry Puducherry Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu
Punjab Gramin Bank Kapurthala Punjab Punjabi
Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank Jodhpur Rajasthan Hindi
Saptagiri Grameena Bank Chittor Andhra Pradesh Telugu
Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank Rohtak Haryana Hindi
Saurashtra Gramin Bank Rajkot Gujarat Gujarati
Tamil Nadu Grama Bank Salem Tamil Nadu Tamil
Telangana Grameena Bank Hyderabad Telangana Telugu, Urdu
Tripura Gramin Bank Agartala Tripura Bengali, Kokborak
Utkal Grameen Bank Bolangir Odisha Odia
Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank Muzaffarpur Bihar Hindi
Uttarakhand Gramin Bank Dehradun Uttarakhand Hindi, Sanskrit
Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank Coochbehar West Bengal Bengali, Nepali
Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank Nagpur Maharashtra Marathi

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Age Criteria

To Apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1  exam 2021, you should be within the prescribed age limit of IBPS. If you fail to be within this age limit, you will not be allowed to apply for the RRB Officer Scale 1 exam. IBPS has specified the minimum and maximum age limit for the candidates as follows: 

  • Minimum Age Limit- 18 years
  • Maximum Age Limit- 30 years

PostAge Criteria
IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Minimum: 18 years / Maximum: 30 years As on July 01, 2020

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Age Relaxation

To apply for IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam, you will have to follow a certain age criteria where you need to be within a prescribed minimum & maximum age limit, IBPS also provides relaxation in upper age limit for some of the reserved categories. The period of relaxation will also vary for all categories. The details are as follows:

CategoryAge relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes 3 years
Persons With Benchmark Disability as defined under “The Rights of Persons With Disabilities Act, 2016” 10 years
In the case of Ex- servicemen commissioned officers, including ECOs/ SSCOs, who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within the next one year from the last date for receipt of application) other than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or efficiency or on account of physical disability attributable to military service or on invalidment, subject to ceiling as per Government guidelines (For the post of Officers) 5 years
Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Exam Centre

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Eligibility Criteria

IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam 2021 will be conducted online across the country in various states at the exam centres selected by IBPS. The list of exam centres may change  at the discretion of IBPS. You will get an option to choose your favourable centre, but IBPS still reserves the right to allot any other centre apart from the one chosen by you. You will have to appear in the IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 exam at your own risks and expenses.

StatePreliminary Exam CenterMain Exam Center
Andhra Pradesh Ananthapur, Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kadapa, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar
Haryana Ambala, Gurgaon, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Karnal, Kuruksehtra
Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Baddi, Hamirpur, Shimla, Solan
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
Jharkhand Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Bokaro Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka Bangalore, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bangalore, Belgaum, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mandya, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi
Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthpuram
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur
Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Aurangabad Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai Nagpur, Pune
Manipur Imphal Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima Kohima
Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar, Rourkela, Sambalpur
Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, , Sangrur Jalandhar, Mohali, Patiala
Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madhurai, Thiruchirapalli, Coimbatore, Tirunelvelli
Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad, Karimnagar
Tripura Agartala Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee Dehradun
West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Greater Kolkata, Siliguri Greater Kolkata, Siliguri

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1:  

In IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam, can I choose Hindi language as the exam language? 

A:  

Yes, IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam is bilingual (i.e, Hindi & English). You can choose your preferred language accordingly. 

Q2:  

Is the IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Examination in ONLINE or OFFLINE mode? 

A:  

IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam will be online. 

Q3:  

Is there any sectional CUT-OFF in IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam ? 

A:  

Yes, IBPS IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam will have sectional cut-off along with the overall cut-off. 

Q4:  

Is IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Job transferable? 

A:  

Yes, IBPS RRB Officer Scale I is liable to be posted anywhere in the respective region. 

Q5:  

How many attempts are there in IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam ?

A:  

There is no such limit on the number of attempts for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 Exam. You can appear for this exam till the time you are eligible according to the eligibility criteria provided by IBPS in its notification. 

Q6:  

What is the age limit for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I  2021 post? 

A:  

The candidates applying for IBPS RRB Officer Scale I should not be less than 18 years and not more than 30 years of age.



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