# IBPS RRB PO Syllabus Prelims & Mains

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## IBPS RRB PO Syllabus

Here you can check the detailed section-wise syllabus for IBPS RRB PO Exam. Candidates must keep in mind the important sections of the syllabus and prepare accordingly for IBPS RRB PO Exam.

### IBPS RRB PO Reasoning Syllabus

The topics asked in easoning are as follows:

 Alpha-numeric Series/Alphabetical Series Input-Output Analogy Puzzles – Box based, Floor, Calendar, Day/Months based, etc. Analytical Reasoning Scheduling Blood Relations Seating Arrangement– Linear, Circular, Facing Inside/Outside, Mixed Coded Inequalities Statement and Conclusion Coding and Decoding Statement-Course of Action Double Line-up Syllogism Data Sufficiency Ordering and Ranking Direction Sense Verbal Reasoning

### IBPS RRB PO Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

The questions asked from the quant topics are as follows:

 Approximation Percentage Average & Problems on Age Probability Boats and Stream Pipes and Cisterns Clock and Calendar Problems Profit, Loss, and Discount Data Interpretation – Charts and Graphs:Line Graph, Bar Graph, Pie ChartTabular DICaseletsMixed DI Quadratic Equations Decimal and Fractions Simplification Indices and Surds Simple and Compound Interest LCM and H.C.F Permutation and Combination Mensuration Square root, Cube root Mixture and Allegations Time and Work Number Series & Number System Time, Distance and Speed Partnerships Volume and Surface Area

### IBPS RRB PO Computer Knowledge Syllabus

The questions asked from the computer knowledge section are based on the below topics:

 History of Computers – Generations, Types Logic Gates Computer Memory Internet Computer Hardware and IO Devices MS Office Suite – Word, Excel, PPT, etc. Computer Software File Extensions Storage Units Basics of DBMS Computer Languages Computer Hacking Operating System – Types, Functions Computer Network Number System and Conversions Shortcut Keys Computer Abbreviations Internet Computer Network – Types, Topology Computer Virus & Hacking

### IBPS RRB PO English Language Syllabus

The different topics asked in the English Language are as follows:

 Grammar (Verb, Prepositions, Adverbs, Articles, Tenses) Reading Comprehension Vocabulary based questions Cloze Test Error Spotting Para jumbles Sentence Improvement Fillers – Single, Double Synonyms/ Antonyms Odd One Out Idioms and Phrases Correct Usage One Word Substitution Paragraph Completion Word/Phrase Replacement

### IBPS RRB PO General Awareness Syllabus

The General Awareness questions in IBPS RRB PO mains are from the following topics:

 International Issues Sports and Games Current National and International Events – Download Monthly Current AffairsBolt Countries, Capitals, and Currencies Policies and Laws Related to Banking Important Days Awards and Honours Indian Constitution Books and Authors History of Banks Economics and Finance Bank Rates, KYC, Bank Abbreviations. Financial Institutions of India Reserve Bank of India (RBI) – Structure & Function Indian Budget Banking and Economic Appointments – Download Monthly New Appointments PDF Budget GDP/ GNP NDP/ NNP Indian Financial System Financial Markets – Its Types Money Markets and Capital Markets Bond Markets and types of Bonds Payment Banks and Small Finance Banks Economic Policies and Schemes of Government

## FAQs

Is there anything new in this year’s IBPS RRB Notification when compared to IBPS RRB 2023 notification?

Yes! Credit History has been added as one of the eligibility criteria this year.

For what all posts will IBPS conduct the RRB-X exam? +

IBPS will conduct RRB-X examination for recruitment of Group “A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group “B”-Office Assistant (Multipurpose).

Can I apply for both: RRB Clerk & RRB PO posts? +

A candidate can apply for the Post of RRB Clerk/Office Assistant (Multipurpose) and can also apply for the Post of RRB PO/Officer Scale 1. However, a candidate can apply for only one post in officer’s cadre i.e. either for Officer Scale-I or Scale-II or Scale-III.

What is the Application fee for applying to RRB Clerk & RRB PO? +

The details of application fee are below: Officer Scale I – Rs. 175/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. – Rs. 850/- for all others Office Assistant (Multipurpose) -Rs. 175/- for SC/ST/PWD/EXSM candidates. – Rs. 850/- for all others

What is the educational qualification required for both RRB Clerk & RRB PO? +

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent. Please note that there is no minimum percentage required to apply for RRB Clerk or RRB PO.

Can I apply for a state other than my home state? +

Yes, a candidate can apply for any state he/she wants, however, upon selection he/she will be posted in the RRB’s that particular state only. For eg: A candidate from Madhya Pradesh can apply from Uttar Pradesh, however upon selection he will be posted in RRBs located in UP only.

Is there any local language requirement as well? +

Yes, candidates need to know the local language as prescribed by the respective RRB of a state. So, candidates are advised to take a well-deliberated call. Candidates who have already studied the language of the State in standard VIII or any level above standard VIII in Government recognized Boards of Education/ school would be considered proficient in that local language. If not he will be given a time of six months from the date of joining to acquire the proficiency.

Is there any negative marking in the prelims and Mains stage? +

Yes, one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that particular question will be deducted as a penalty if the question is answered incorrectly. However, unattempted answers will not attract any penalty.

What is the final selection criteria for RRB PO and RRB Clerk? +

For RRB Clerk- Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of Online Main examination to be considered to be shortlisted for provisional allotment. For RRB PO- Candidates will be required to obtain a minimum score in each test of Online Main examination to be considered to be shortlisted for interview. Candidates in each category not exceeding three times of the declared vacancies in each state shall be called for the interview. Final merit will be based on the performance of both Mains and Interview.

Will I be allowed to carry & wear mask inside the examination hall? +

Please be informed that wearing a mask is compulsory to take the exam.

Is Aarogya Setu app compulsory to take the exam? +

A Candidate must have Aarogya Setu App installed on his mobile phone. The Aarogya Setu status must show candidate’s risk factor. A candidate will have to display this status to the Security Guard at the entry into the exam venue.