The next Common Written Examination for RRBs (RRBsGroup-“A”-Officers (Scale-I, II & III) and Group conducted online by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) tentative September/ October 2013.
This system of Common Examination for recruitment of Officers and Office Assistants (Multipurpose) has been approved by the Government of India, notified by NABARD and has the mandate of each of the RRBs.
A. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA (as on 01-07-2013)
Prospective Candidates should ensure that they fulfill the specified eligibility criteria before applying for the Common Written Examination (CWE):
However it should be noted that the eligibility criteria specified is the basic criteria for applying to various Regional Rural Banks. However merely applying for and qualifying in CWE does not imply that a candidate will necessarily be eligible for employment in all or any particular Regional Rural Bank as each Bank will stipulate its own eligibility/ qualifying criteria, followed by Interviews etc.
I Nationality / Citizenship:
A candidate must be either -
For Officer Scale- III- Above 21 years - Below 40 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1973 and later than 30.06.1992 (both dates inclusive)
For Officer Scale- II- Above 21 years - Below 32 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1981 and later than 30.06.1992 (both dates inclusive)
For Officer Scale- I- Above 18 years - Below 28 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 03.07.1985 and later than 30.06.1995 (both dates inclusive)
For Office Assistant (Multipurpose) - Between 18 years and 28 years i.e. candidates should have not been born earlier than 02.07.1985 and later than 01.07.1995 (both dates inclusive)
Scale i: Graduation in any discipline and must be proficient in local language
Scale ii - (general banking officer): Graduation in any discipline with at least 50% marks with 2 years experience
Scale ii-(specialist officer): Degree from recognized university (it, ca, mba fin/marketing, law & agriculture – as per the profile)
Note – at least 50 % marks is required for it, agricultural & law officer.
Scale ii (officer): Graduation in any discipline with at least 50% marks with minimum 5 years of experience as an officer in a bank or financial institutions.