IBPS RRB GBO Exam 2023

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IBPS RRB GBO Exam 2023

IBPS RRB GBO is an annual examination for the recruitment of General Banking Officers in various Regional Rural Banks in India. The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is the conducting body of IBPS RRB GBO 2023. Candidates who are preparing for banking exams can apply for this.

IBPS organization is the only institute that conducts this exam every year. Candidates are waiting for the official notification of IBPS RRB GBO Recruitment 2023. In this blog, we have covered all the major information of the examination including the Syllabus, and eligibility, and Applied the online process of the Exam.

IBPS RRB GBO Highlights

Having knowledge of the IBPS RRB GBO Exam will give you an advantage. It will also help you to shape your preparation strategy. Check the table below:

Exam type Banking
Vacancies Yet To Be Announce
Location Pan-India
Official Website Ibps.in
Post Official Scale II Office Assistant Law Treasury Manager General Banking Officer

IBPS RRB GBO Notification 2023

The IBPS RRB GBO Notification 2023 PDF will be updated by the exam conducting body on its official website. It includes information about the exam like important dates, eligibility, application online process, and special instructions for the candidates. It is mandatory for an applicant to download this notification for a better understanding of the exam.

IBPS RRB GBO Exam Pattern

IBPS will conduct the RRB General Banking Officer exam in a single phase. As per the annual pattern, there will be two stages of the exam; the objective-type written exam and the interview. Candidates who will get shortlisted after the written test will be called for the interview process.

Written Test

Candidates will face 200 questions in the IBPS RRB GBO Exam Written test. To solve this paper only 2 hours is the fixed time set. This paper will have 5 sections to test the knowledge of candidates.

  • Reasoning
  • Computer Knowledge
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Knowledge
  • English or Hindi (optional)

Here’s is the section-wise division of the exam:

Section Language No. of Questions Marks
Reasoning English/ Hindi 40 50
Financial Awareness English/ Hindi 40 20
Computer Knowledge English/ Hindi 40 40
English/ Hindi English/ Hindi 40 40
Quantitative Aptitude & Data Interpretation English/ Hindi 40 50
Total 200 200

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After the written exam, a minimum cut-off will be released by the officials of IBPS. Candidates who will score equal to or more than the cut-off will be shortlisted for the 2nd stage of the IBPS exam: the Interview.

The interview process will consist of 100 marks. The ratio of marks scored by individual candidates in the written exam and interview should be 80:20, for calculating the score for the final selection. This interview will have two objectives; to test the candidates’ knowledge and check their personalities.

IBPS RRB GBO Eligibility

Every competitive exam has certain eligibility criteria about which every candidate has to provide the required documents. It is mandatory that candidates check all the boxes of criteria. In case, the IBPS found ineligible any candidate, then their application will be rejected without any prior notice at any stage.

The eligibility criteria include:

  • Education- A Bachelor’s degree in any field from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate. Preference will be given to those candidates who have a degree in Banking, Marketing, Forestry, Finance, Animal Husbandry, etc.
  • Age Limit- Candidates should be at least 21 years old with an upper limit of 32 years.
  • Experience- An experience of two years as an officer in a bank or financial institution.
  • Nationality- Citizens from other countries like – Bhutan, Nepal, and Tibetan refugees are also eligible.

IBPS RRB GBO 2023 Syllabus 

The IBPS RRB GBO syllabus includes a wide range of subjects to test the basic knowledge of candidates and to handpick eligible candidates. No candidate wants to leave any topic from the list mentioned below. Questions can be asked from any section. It will be good that you start preparing early, so you get a good time for revision after covering the syllabus. Check the list of important topics in the table below.

Computer Knowledge
  • Operating System (OS) Basics
  • MS Office ( Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Internet Services and Terms
  • Network and Communication
  • Viruses and Software
  • Machine Input and Output
  • Puzzles
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Causes and Effects
  • Blood Relation
  • Venn Diagram/ Syllogism
  • Statement and Conclusion
  • Seating arrangement
  • Inequalities
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Mixture and Alligation
  • Time, Speed, and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Number System
  • Linear Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Area and Volume
  • Average
Financial Awareness
  • Basel norms
  • Government schemes
  • RBI regulations on commercial banks
  • RBI circular
  • Banking Awareness
  • Financial Market Instruments
  • Important Committees
  • Union Budget
  • Foreign investment and trade
  • Working Capital Management
  • Mutual Funds
  • Ratio Analysis
  • Time value of money
  • Taxation Acts (income tax and GST)
  • RBI Act, 1934
English Language
  • Error spotting
  • Reading comprehension
  • Sentence improvement
  • Sentence completion
  • Vocabulary-based questions.
  • Double fillers


The admit card for the IBPS RRB GBO exam 2023 will be issued to the candidates who have successfully applied for the exam online on the official website of IBPS. Usually, it gets available to download 1 or 2 weeks before the actual exam date. Applicants can follow the below-mentioned steps to download the admit card.

  • Visit the official website of IBPS.
  • Look for the admit card section on the upper right corner of the page.
  • Enter the two mandatory details- Date of Birth (DOB) and Registration Number.
  • Download your admit card and take a printout of it.

Candidates have to bring their respective admit cards while appearing for the written exam. Without the admit card you will not be allowed to sit in the examination hall.


Just like any other Government job, the job of a General Banking Officer (GBO) in IBPS brings with it a number of perks and benefits. Its decent salary package and other allowances attract candidates to apply for this role. We have mentioned a detailed salary structure.

  • Salary Slab- INR 51000 – 60000 Monthly.
  • Dearness Allowance (DA)- 46.5% of Basic Pay
  • House rent allowance- rural (5% of basic pay) and urban (10% of basic pay)
  • Special Allowances
  • Travel allowance
  • Benefits under the pension scheme
  • Medical allowance/ insurance.


Candidates who will appear for the written test and the interview of IBPS GBO can check their results. It is important that you score the required score for this post. After clearing the entire examination process, you will receive an email or sms from the official of IBPS regarding the details of your job role and other information.


How many vacancies are there for IBPS RRB GBO 2023?
The IBPS will release the official notification of IBPS RRB GBO 2023 soon and then candidates will get information about the proposed vacancies for the 2023 year.
How to complete IBPS RRB GBO Apply Online Process?

To submit the application form for IBPS RRB GBO 2023, candidates need to visit the official website of the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS). Also, make sure you go through the official notification. Here you will get instructions for applicants.

What Are IBPS RRB GBO salary and benefits?

Shortlisted candidates will get INR 51,000 to INR 60,000 monthly as a salary. Apart from this, DA and other allowances will be offered to them including deductions.

What is the IBPS RRB GBO eligibility?

Candidates must be between 21 to 32 years of age. They must have a bachelor’s degree from a valid university. It is also mandatory that they should have the required nationality.

We hope you have got all the required information about the IBPS RRB GBO exam. We have covered the major details of the exam which were announced publicly to applicants. It is expected that the official notification for IBPS RRB GBO 2023 will be available soon. Candidates who are preparing for this can follow Leverage Edu for more information and stay connected with us on FacebookInstagramTwitter, and Linkedin.

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