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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the notification for IBPS RRB 2016. Applications from interested and eligible candidates have been invited via the online mode. There are many doubts and queries that arise in the mind of an applicant regarding the various stages of recruitment process. We have provided here a compilation of Frequently Asked Questions of IBPS RRB 2016 segregated according to various stages. The Questions and their answers given here have been prepared using the official matter with the help of official sources. Applicants can read below the frequently asked questions for IBPS RRB to get an answer to their queries. If there is any other doubt apart from the one’s given here feel free to post a comment and get all your doubts cleared.

Stage 1: Application Procedure/Form

When will the process for registration start?

The Registration Process for IBPS RRB will begin on September 14, 2016. The Last date to apply for the candidates is September 30, 2016. Candidates can edit and modify their application forms for any changes during this period.

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What is the required Educational Qualification for IBPS RRB?

Candidates who are interested to apply and will be filling the application form should keep in mind the required educational Qualification for different posts.

Office Assistant (Multi-Purpose): Candidates for this post should have a compulsory graduation degree from any recognized university or its equivalent.

Officer Scale-1: Applicants interested in this post should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent.

Officer Scale-2: The Applicants of this post should possess a graduate degree in any discipline from any recognized university or its equivalent with 50% minimum aggregate marks

Officer Scale-3: A graduation Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

How and Where to Register for IBPS RRB 2016?

 The candidates who are interested to work at various posts in Regional Rural banks under IBPS will have to register themselves. The IBPS RRB Application Form will be released on September 14 and the candidates can click on the given link to fill their application form.

What to do if you are unable to upload Photo and Signature in the Application Form?

Candidates will have to upload a scanned copy of a recent passport size photograph and Signature in the designated place in the application form. Both the Photograph and the signature should be of given dimension. The required dimension is 4.5cmX3.5cm. For more instructions and guidelines regarding the upload of photograph and signature candidates can read the annexure –III of the official notification.

 What if you have not received Email/SMS Confirmation?

Email and SMS Confirmation for the submission of application form is an automated Reply. If the candidate has not received the email or SMS Confirmation they should the details of phone number and email id provided by them in application form.

Payment of Application Fees is debited but the registration confirmation is not received?

Candidates should take the print out of the e-receipt for payment along with the application form. If the E-Receipt is not generated the payment would not have been successful. Candidates should logon again with their respective registration number and password and pay their Application Fees. If the payment has been deducted from the account and the said transaction is showing failed the amount debited will be credited back as per the failed transaction rules of the bank.

 What is the Status of My Registration?

If the candidates is able to take a print out of the application form using his registration number and password the registration has been successfully completed.

What if you entered wrong Information in the Application form? How to edit it?

Candidates can change the information provided in the application form before they finally submit the application form and pay the application fees. The candidates can use of the save and edit option to fill the application form without any hurry and provide the correct information as asked in the application form. Candidates should ensure they submit the IBPS RRB application form with the correct information and make the payment of the application fees before the last date. No changes will be allowed after submission of the application form.

 Is it Essential to know the regional language to apply from a particular state?

 The candidates applying for the post of Officer Scale 1 and Office Assistants should have an expertise in the local language of the state or union territory from where he/she is applying.

Stage 2: Pre Exam Training/Exam Call Letter

What to do if I have forgotten My Registration Number and Password? How to download the Examination Call Letter?

Candidates must have received the Registration Number and Password mail and SMS on the Email ID and Mobile Number provided by them while filling the application form. Candidates can check the same to retrieve the information. The Authority will not provide the Registration Number and Password again.

I did not receive the Email/SMS for the Exam Call letter?

The Email and SMS Reminder to download the call letter is automated. It will be sent as a mail and message to the Email ID and Mobile Number respectively provided by the candidates in the application form.

I am not able to download the Call letter for Pre- Exam Training?

Pre Exam Training Call letters are meant for the SC/ST/Minority candidates for Officers Cadre and SC/ST/Minority /EXS/PWD candidates for clerical cadre and they will not be available for download if the Pre Exam Training Option is not checked at the time of online registration.

I am not able to download the Call Letter for the Examination?

 Candidates can download their Examination Call Letters/Admit Cards by logging in using their registration Number and Password. If the candidates are not able to do so, it can be due to unsuccessful registration/incorrect login credentials. Enter the Validation credentials correctly and try again.

How Can I change my Exam Center/Venue/Date of Exam/Time?

The Allotted date, time, venue/exam center cannot be changed.

My Exam Center is Different from the one I Selected, how can I change it?

Candidates have the choice to select their exam center as per their comfort levels. There is high chance that the candidates may not have received the exam center as per their choice, the reason for this change is beyond the control IBPS and the candidates will have to appear for the exam in the given exam center as per the call letter.

 What if my server Crashes in the Mid Examination?

 If the candidates face server crash/loss during the examination causing loss of time for the examination or re-examination, they can register their complaints Candidates Grievance Lodging and Redressal Mechanism (CGRS Portal). Such complaints are addressed on merit.

 Stage 3: Prelims/Mains Result

 What if I am not satisfied with the marks provided in the Score Card and want to go for Reevaluation?

The candidates who are not satisfied with their marks on the score card and need reevaluation can register their queries on Candidates Grievance Lodging and Redressal Mechanism (CGRS Portal).

Stage 4: Interview

How to Download My Interview Call letter?

Candidates can download their Interview Call letter with the help of the Registration Number and Password within the given time period.

How can I change my category?

Categories (OBC, SC, ST, and EX-SERVICEMEN) provided cannot be edited once the application form has been submitted. Candidates can make changes before the finally submit the application form. They should ensure to use the save and edit option carefully.

 What Documents should be carried for the Interview?

The candidates will have to carry some Documents along with the Call Letter when appearing for the Interview. The candidates can read the official notification for the list of documents required to be carried for the interview round. They can also get the list documents required with the Interview Call Letter by using the link given here. If the candidates do not carry the mentioned Documents they will not be allowed to give the interview by the panel members.

 Is it Compulsory to provide Category/Disability Certificate?

 Yes the candidates have to compulsorily provide the Category/Disability Certificate as per the IBPS Format and the terms and conditions mentioned in the advertisement /Interview call letter.

 I did not Receive Any Intimation from IBPS Regarding Interview?

All the candidates who have been shortlisted for the interview process will be intimated through an Email and SMS on the registered Email ID and Mobile Number provided in the Application Form. Candidates can also check the Official Website for any regular Updates.

 I want my Interview Marks to be Re-evaluated?

 There is no provision to re-evaluate the Interview Marks. The marks awarded are as per the candidate’s performance in front of the panel members and irrevocable.

We hope that your queries must have been answered and all doubts cleared regarding IBPS RRB by reading the above given Frequently Asked Questions for IBPS RRB 2016. If still you have any query feel free to post a comment below and we will reply with solution.