The IBPS conducts the IBPS RRB exam for recruiting officers of various grades (Scale I, II and III) and office assistants (multipurpose) for various Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) across India. IBPS RRB Recruitment 2018 would also do the selection for various banks for these posts. So, what are these banks? What do they actually do? Where are they located? Here, we are going to look at the various IBPS RRB 2018 participating banks so that you have a clear idea about who might be working for once you g1et selected for IBPS RRB 2018.
List of IBPS RRB 2018 Participating Banks in 2018
According to the official notification for IBPS RRB 2018, the following is the list of IBPS RRB 2018 Participating banks.
|Allahabad UP Gramin Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Andhra Pradesh Grameena Vikas Bank||Telangana|
|Andhra Pragathi Grameena Bank||Andhra Pradesh|
|Arunachal Pradesh Rural Bank||Arunachal Pradesh|
|Assam Gramin Vikash Bank||Assam|
|Bangiya Gramin Vikash Bank||West Bengal|
|Baroda Gujarat Gramin Bank||Gujarat|
|Baroda Rajasthan Kshetriya Gramin||Rajasthan|
|Baroda UP Gramin Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Bihar Gramin Bank||Bihar|
|Central Madhya Pradesh Gramin Bank||Madhya Pradesh|
|Chaitanya Godavari Grameena Bank||Andhra Pradesh|
|Chhattisgarh Rajya Gramin Bank||Chhattisgarh|
|Dena Gujarat Gramin Bank||Gujarat|
|Ellaquai Dehati Bank||Jammu & Kashmir|
|Gramin Bank of Aryavart||Uttar Pradesh|
|Himachal Pradesh Gramin Bank||Himachal Pradesh|
|J & K Grameen Bank||Jammu & Kashmir|
|Jharkhand Gramin Bank||Jharkhand|
|Karnataka Vikas Grameen Bank||Karnataka|
|KashiGomtiSamyut Gramin Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Kaveri Grameena Bank||Karnataka|
|Kerala Gramin Bank||Kerala|
|Langpi Dehangi Rural Bank||Assam|
|Madhya Bihar Gramin Bank||Bihar|
|Madhyanchal Gramin Bank||Madhya Pradesh|
|Maharashtra Gramin Bank||Maharashtra|
|Malwa Gramin Bank||Punjab|
|Manipur Rural Bank||Manipur|
|Meghalaya Rural Bank||Meghalaya|
|Mizoram Rural Bank||Mizoram|
|Nagaland Rural Bank||Nagaland|
|Narmada Jhabua Gramin Bank||Madhya Pradesh|
|Odisha Gramya Bank||Odisha|
|Pallavan Grama Bank||Tamil Nadu|
|Pandyan Grama Bank||Tamil Nadu|
|Paschim Banga Gramin Bank||West Bengal|
|Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank||Karnataka|
|Prathama Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Puduvai Bharthiar Grama Bank||Puducherry|
|Punjab Gramin Bank||Punjab|
|Purvanchal Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Rajasthan Marudhara Gramin Bank||Rajasthan|
|Saptagiri Grameena Bank||Andhra Pradesh|
|Sarva Haryana Gramin Bank||Haryana|
|Sarva UP Gramin Bank||Uttar Pradesh|
|Saurashtra Gramin Bank||Gujarat|
|Sutlej Gramin Bank||Punjab|
|Telangana Grameena Bank||Telangana|
|Tripura Gramin Bank||Tripura|
|Uttarbanga Kshetriya Gramin Bank||West Bengal|
|Uttar Bihar Gramin Bank||Bihar|
|Uttarakhand Gramin Bank||Uttarakhand|
|Vananchal Gramin Bank||Jharkhand|
|Vidharbha Konkan Gramin Bank||Maharashtra|
IBPS RRB Application Process
You need to fill in your preference for the exam center when you are filling in your application form. You can fill up to three preferences. You should ensure that you have filled up the application form properly. To know more about the application form for IBPS RRB, click on the button below:
Language Proficiency Requirements for IBPS 2018 Participating Banks
Most of the RRBs primarily serve a rural clientele. That’s why different RRBs require you to have proficiency in local languages to be considered eligible for recruitment. Please ensure that you are fluent in the local language before giving the preference for a particular bank.
What are Regional Rural Banks?
Regional Rural Banks or RRBs are banks that serve rural customers. However, RRBs can operate in urban areas as well. They could be defined as government banks operating at the regional level in different states of India, offering basic banking and financial services. RRBs are established according to the RRB Act 1976. RRBs offers the following services to its customers:
- Providing banking facilities to rural and semi-urban areas.
- Carrying out government operations like disbursement of wages of MGNREGA workers, distribution of pensions etc.
- Providing Para-Banking facilities like locker facilities, debit and credit cards.
- Small financial banks.
So, these are the IBPS RRB participating banks and the services they offer. Hopefully, this article was of help to you. For more such useful information, feel free to browse our website. The applicants can refer more of such articles on the links provided below.