IBPS RRB Scale 2 Officer Exam Syllabus 2022

By Ajay | Updated on: Jun 08, 2022


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Knowing the IBPS RRB Scale 2 syllabus is the first and foremost step toward your exam preparation. As IBPS RRB Scale 2 2022 comprises of two streams GBO and Specialist Officer so the preparation plan for each stream varies. The syllabus of IBPS RRB Officer Scale 2 for these 2 streams also differs. Some sections will be common for both while some differ. Let's get into the detailed info about RRB Officer Scale 2 syllabus from below. 

IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus For Common Subjects ( GBO and SO)

To prepare in the best way you should take note of the IBPS RRB Scale 2 syllabus. The IBPS RRB GBO syllabus will include 5 subjects whereas the IBPS RRB SO will have 6 sections to cover - the Professional Knowledge being additional. Refer to the table below to note down the RRB Officer Scale 2 syllabus common for - General Banking Officer and Specialist Officer posts from below. 

English Language Antonyms, Homonyms, Antonyms, Spelling, Word formation, Idioms and phrases, Fill in the suitable words, Grammar, Spotting errors, Sentence correction, Active/ passive voice, Phrases and idioms, Direct and indirect speech, Reading Comprehension, Passage completion, Theme detection, Deriving conclusion, Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude Percentages, Ratio and proportion, Averages, Mixture and allegation, Time and work, Speed, distance and time, Stocks and shares, Partnership, Clocks, Volume and surface Area, Height and Distance, Logarithm, Permutation and combination, Simple and compound interest, Equations, Probability, Trigonometry, Profit, loss and discount, Mensuration, Elements of algebra, Data Interpretation
Reasoning Ability Analogy, Classification, Word formation, Statement and conclusions, Syllogism, Statement and assumptions, Statement and arguments, Coding decoding, Blood relations, Passage and conclusions, Alphabet test, Series test, Number, ranking and time sequence, Direction sense test, Decision-making test, Figure series, Input/output, Assertion and reasoning, Sitting arrangement, Odd figure out, Analogy, Series test, Miscellaneous test
Financial Awareness Break-even Analysis, Time Value of Money, Mutual Funds, Basel Norms, Factoring, World Monetary Policy, Budget and Economic Survey, Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in India, Financial Regulations, Rule 72, 114 and 144, Working Capital and Banking Policy, Regulatory organizations: SEBI/NABARD/RBI, Accounts of Special Individuals Organisations, Deposits, Credit Loans, Advanced Non Performing Assets, Asset Reconstruction Companies NPAs
Computer knowledge Computer Fundamentals, Computer Abbreviations, Software and Hardware, Fundamentals Shortcut Keys, Networking, Basic Knowledge of Internet, MS Office,History of Computers, Database Security Tools, History and Future of Computers, Virus, Hacking
Hindi Language

भाषा, लिपि, बोली और व्याकरण

वर्ण विचार

  • हिन्दी वर्णमाला
  • स्वर
  • व्यंजन
  • संयुक्त व्यंजन

शब्द विचार \ शब्द भंडार

  • सार्थक , निरर्थक शब्द
  • एकार्थी शब्द
  • अनेकार्थी शब्द
  • पर्यायवाची शब्द / समानार्थी शब्द
  • विलोम शब्द
  • वाक्यांश के लिए एक शब्द
  • समूहवाची शब्द
  • बहु अर्थिय शब्द 


  • वर्तमान काल
  • भूत काल
  • भविष्य काल
  • क्रियाओं का उचित काल





वाक्य के भेद

  • निषेधात्मक वाक्य ,
  • प्रश्न वाचक
  • विस्मयादिबोधक ,
  • आज्ञा वाचक 





  • समुच्चयबोधक
  • क्रियाविशेषण
  • संबंध बोधक


  • अर्थ एवं प्रयोग

वाक्य शोधन

  • शुद्ध /अशुद्ध वर्तनी
  • वाक्यों की अशुद्धियाँ
  • शब्दों की अशुद्धियाँ 
  • मात्राओं की अशुद्धियाँ

अपठित गदयांश

वाक्य क्रमबद्धता

अनुच्छेद क्रमबद्धता

रिक्त स्थानो की पूर्ति

परीक्षा मे विशेष रूप से पूछे गए प्रश्न -

  • गद्यांश
  • रिक्त स्थान पूर्ति
  • अनुच्छेद क्रमबद्धता
  • गद्यांश रिक्त स्थान पूर्ति
  • त्रुटि खोजना
  • मुहावरे/लोकोक्तियां (अर्थ /रिक्त स्थान)
  • पर्यायवाची/समनार्थी
  • विलोम
  • बहुअर्थीय शब्द
  • वाक्यांश के लिए एक शब्द
  • शुद्ध /अशुद्ध वर्तनी

Professional Knowledge (IT Officer) Syllabus

You should be well aware of the syllabus of IBPS RRB IT Officer Scale 2 in order to avoid missing out any important details which might be helpful in cracking the exam. You should know ‘what’ to prepare before you know ‘how' to prepare. Given below is the detailed RRB Officer Scale 2 syllabus for IT officer. 

Operating System System calls, Process concept, Multithreading Programming, Process Scheduling, Synchronization, Deadlock, Memory management concept, Indexes and sequences, File system, Secondary storage, System protection, Cryptography
DBMS Difference between file system and RDBMS, Database models, Normalization , keys and constraints, E-R diagram, Transaction, Concurrency control Management, Recovery and backup, Routing, View and Trigger, Cursors, SQL, Miscellaneous concepts(Data dictionary, data warehouse, data mining)
Data Communication and Networking Types of networks, OSI model and protocols, Error detection and correction, Network devices and Models, Transmission Media, TCP/IP three way connection, IP addressing, Sorting, CSMA/CD and CSMA/CA, IEEE standards, DNS, Network security, Network Switching, Firewall
Data Structure Time Complexity and space complexity, Array, Linked List, Stack, Queue, Tree, Graph
OOPS Introduction, Classes and methods, Encapsulation, Abstraction, Polymorphism, Inheritance
Compiler Design Linker , loader, Phases of compilation, Lexical analyzer, Parsing theory, Code optimization, Intermediate code generation, Decision making in C
Basic Programming In C Keywords in C, Format specifiers, Data Types, Variables in C, Types of variables, Constants in C, Operators in C, Loops, Break, continue and Go statement, Array, String in C, Function in C, String Functions, Recursion, Pointer, Structure and Union, File input and output, Dynamic memory allocation and C pre procesor
Software engineering Software process, SDLC models, Debugging, Cohesion and coupling, Testing, PHP, Pipelining
Web Technology Web Design, HTML, CSS, Javascript, XML, Priority interrupt, Memory organization
Computer Architecture CPU organisation, General register organisation, Interrupt, Modes of transfer, Instruction and program control, Virtual memory

Professional Knowledge (LAW Officer) Syllabus

The IBPS RRB Scale 2 syllabus for Law Stream is enlisted below.

LAW Constitution, Law of Contract, Specific Relief Act, IPC, CrPC, Evidence Act, CPC, Administrative Law and Principles of Natural Justice, Jurisprudence and Interpretation of Statutes, Latin terms and maxims, Law of Torts, Consumer Protection Act, Arbitration and Concilliation Act, Transfer of Property Act, Companies Act 2013, Negotiable Instruments Act, FEMA, Banker's Books Evidence Act, DRT Act /RDBFI, Banking Ombudsman Scheme, Sarfaesi Act, RTI Act, Banking Regulation Act, Regional Rural Banks Act

Professional Knowledge (Agriculture Officer) Syllabus

The IBPS RRB Scale 2 syllabus for Agriculture Stream is enlisted below.

Introduction to Agriculture Seasonal Crops (Rabi and Kharif), Basic of Crop Production, Agricultural Practices
Agronomy Concepts of Tillage, Cultivation Practices of Crops (Cereals, Pulses, Oil Seeds, Fiber Crops, Commercial Crops) , Cropping System, Irrigation, Weed Management, Sustainable Agriculture, Soil and Water Conservation, Organic Farming, Agrometeorology
Agro Forestry & Agro Ecology Basics of Agro Forestry & Agro Ecology
Concepts of Soil Types of Soils in India , Properties of Soils (Physical, Chemical, Biological), Soil Fertility and Productivity, Manures and Fertilizer, Plant Nutrients, Nutritional deficiency, Problematic Soils
Horticulture Branches of Horticulture, Detailed Study of Horticulture Branches (Olericulture, Pomology, Floriculture)
Seed Science Classification of Seeds, Seed Certification
Plant Physiology Photosynthesis, Respiration, Transpiration, Growth and Development, Plant Growth Regulators, Photoperiodism and Vernalisation
Basics of Plant Breeding and Genetics Introduction to Genetics, Plant Breeding, Methods of Pollination
Agriculture Entomology Study of Insects, Insecticides, Plant Protection Equipments, Major Pest of Cereals, Pulses, Oil Seeds and Horticultural Crops
Plant Pathology Introdution to Plant Pathology, Plant Disease Control, Major Disease of Cereals, Pulses, Oil seeds and Horticultural Crops and their Control Measures
Animal Husbandry Major Breeds of Livestock (Cattle, Buffalo, Swine, Goat , Sheep and Poultry), Types of Housing, Breeding System of Livestock, Care and Management of Rearing Animals and Poultry Birds, Common Disases of Rearing Animals and Poultry Birds
Agriculture Engineering Farm Power and Machinery, Tillage Implements, Agriculture Structure and Process Engineering, Dairy Engineering, Irrigaton and Soil-water Converation Engineering
Fishery Sciences Introduction to Fishery, Major Carps in India, Fisheries Management (Pond Management, Nutrition, Reproduction), Major Diseases
Miscellaneous Latest Developments & Schemes Related to Agriculture, Recent Discoveries, Latest Bt Crops and related Research


Good study material is essential to ensure success in any exam. Whether you are in a habit of reading E-books or offline, you will always find books that form the basics of any subject. A good book can reduce your preparation time period, thus it is very important to choose books that prove helpful in the IBPS RRB Scale 2 recruitment examination. Below is the list of books that will benefit you in the IBPS RRB Scale 2 exam.

Reasoning A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning R.S. Aggarwal
Analytical Reasoning MK Pandey
How to Crack Test of Reasoning: In All Competitive Exam Arihant Publication
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal B.S. Sijwali & Indu Sijwali
Quantitative Aptitude Magical book on Quicker Maths M Tyra
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams R.S. Aggarwal
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Verma
Class Notes SS Bharti
General Awareness Banking Awareness Arihant Publication
Static General Knowledge Arihant Publication
General Knowledge Lucent
Banking Awareness Handbook of Banking Information N.S Toor
English Language High School English Grammar and Composition Wren and Martin
Objective General English SP Bakshi
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis
Daily News Paper and Vocabulary Preferable The Hindu
Hindi Language IBPS RRBs Objective General Hindi Kiran Editorial
Computer Awareness Objective Computer Awareness S.N. Prasad/Kiran Publication
Objective Computer Awareness for General Competitive Exams Pillai/Arihant Publication

Online Course

If you are eligible for the IBPS RRB Scale 2 and possess the relevant experience, you should start your preparation in a planned manner now. Before that, you need to do some research and find out the best study material for yourself. ixamBee provides an online course for the IBPS RRB Scale 2 2022 exam for GBO and Specialist Streams covering the complete syllabus along with appropriate guidance.

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The RRB Scale 2 exam consists of 5 sections for GBO post and 6 sections for SO post.
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