Reserve Bank officer exam Details

Name of Entrance Exam

Reserve Bank Officer Exam

About Exam

Every year Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducts RBI Grade B Officer Exam to select eligible candidates for the position of Grade B officer in its various branches all across the country. As Reserve Bank of India offers an excellent pay scale and reputed job profile, it lures thousands of candidates every year to take this examination. With a handful of vacancy to be filled through RBI Grade B Exam, it is really important to prepare effectively for this exam. Selection for RBI Grade B Officers will be done through a country-wide competitive Examination in three phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination followed by an Interview.

Eligibility

Candidates are required to follow the given criteria to be eligible for RBI Grade B 2018 Exam:

Must be a citizen of India

Must be a subject of Nepal

Must be a subject of Bhutan

Must be a Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 who has the intention of settling permanently in India.

A person of Indian origin migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Uganda, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India

Age Criteria: RBI has defined minimum age criteria for appearing in the RBI Officer (Grade ‘B’) examination. Candidates are required to be aged between 21 years and 30 years (both age included) to apply for RBI Grade B exam 2018.

 

Age Relaxation: Candidates, who belong to the reserved category will be provided relaxation in their upper age as per the rules decided by the Board.

Exam pattern and syllabus

RBI Grade B 2018 Exam is conducted in three phases:

Phase-I exam

phase-II exam and

interview process

 

Candidates are required to clear all the three phases in order to get a confirmed post as a Grade B Officer in Reserve Bank of India.

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern Prelims

Serial NumberSection AskedNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1. General Awareness 80 80 Composite time of 2 hours
2. Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
3. English Language 30 30
4. Reasoning 60 60
  Total 200 200  

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern Mains

 

Serial NumberSection AskedPaper TypeMaximum MarksDuration
1. Economics and Social Issues Objective 100 90 minutes
2. Paper II English (Writing Skills) Descriptive (to be typed with the help of keyboard) 100 90 minutes
3. Paper III Finance & Management Objective Type 100 90 minutes

Official Website & Contact Details:

https://www.rbi.org.in/