IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus

Syllabus 2021

As soon as you collect all the information related to the IBPS RRB Scale 2 exam pattern 2021, your next step should be getting a hold on the complete syllabus. Unless you know about the detailed RRB syllabus 2021 for Scale 2, you will not be able to kick-start your preparation. You should go through the syllabus properly and then make a study plan accordingly where you dedicate an ample amount of time to each topic of all subjects accordingly. There will be a different number of subjects in IBPS RRB GBO 2021 and specialist officer and the preparation plan will vary accordingly. Therefore, you should make your own preparation strategy. 

IBPS RRB Scale 2 Syllabus For Common Subjects

To prepare in the best way you should take note of the IBPS RRB syllabus for Scale 2. Refer to the table below to note down the syllabus common for - General Banking Officer and Specialist Officer posts.

English Language Anonyms, 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 Distances, Logarithms, Permutation and combinations, 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 Bank, 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

Professional Knowledge (IT Officer) Syllabus

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

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 SO 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

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IBPS RRB Scale 2 Exam Syllabus

Good study material is most 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 examination. Given below is the list of books that can be beneficial for 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

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Frequently Asked Questions


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


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


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


 IBPS RRB Officer Scale II 2021 Exam will be in online mode.


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


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


Is IBPS RRB Officer Scale II Job transferable?


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


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


There is no such limit on the number of attempts for IBPS RRB Officer Scale II 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.


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


The minimum age of the candidates must be 21 years & maximum age limit is 32 years.

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