Reserve Bank of India is India’s central banking institution. RBI conducts an open competitive exam for recruitment of suitable candidates to the post Assistants for various zonal offices.
Selection Procedure : The RBI Assistant Selection Procedure has the following phases:
Phase I : Preliminary Examination
Phase II : Main Examination
Phase III : Interview.
Candidates who will qualify the Prelims, will qualify for the Mains Examination. Subsequently the candidates qualifying the Mains, will be called for the final interview.
Any candidate who is interested to apply for the post of RBI Assistant 2020 must be between 20 and 28 years of age (as on 1/12/2019). Therefore, any candidate who was born before December 2, 1991, and after December 1, 1999, is not applicable to apply for the exam.
There is an upper age relaxation that is given to candidates belonging to certain categories.
Given below is the upper age relaxation for candidates belonging to certain categories:
|RBI Assistant Eligibility – Age Limit|
|Category||Upper Age Limit|
|SC/ST||33 years (Relaxation by 5 years)|
|OBC||31 years (Relaxation by 3 years)|
|Persons with Disabilities||38 years (Relaxation by 10 years for Gen/EWS)|
41 years (Relaxation by 13 years for OBC)
43 years (Relaxation by 15 years for SC/ST)
|Ex-Servicemen||To the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to a maximum of 50 years|
|Widows/divorced women/ women judicially separated who are not re-married||38 years (Relaxation by 10 years)|
|Candidates domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989||33 years (Relaxation by 5 years)|
|Candidates having work experience in Reserve Bank of India||To the extent of a number of years of such experience, subject to a maximum of 3 years|
Given below is the educational qualification that a candidate must possess (as on 1/12/2019) if interested to apply for the RBI Assistant Exam:
- Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 50% marks in any discipline. For SC/ST/PWD candidates, pass class marks are also sufficient to apply for the exam.
- A person from Ex-Servicemen category should either be a Graduate from any Government recognized University/ should have passed matriculation/ or examination of Armed Forces and rendered at 15 years of defence service.
- In case a candidate is applying from a particular state or region, he or she is should know how to read, write and speak the regional language of that particular region.