RBI Grade-B Phase-1
RBI Officer Grade =’B’ is one of the most sought after jobs in India. Reserve Bank of India is India’s central banking institution. Every year RBI conducts an open competitive exam for recruitment of suitable candidates to the post of RBI Officer Grade ‘B’. It is a national exam for the recruitment of Officers in Grade ‘B’ (General) and Direct Recruitment for the posts of Officer, in Grade ‘B’ for DEPR and Officers in Grade ‘B’ for DSIM.
Process of Selection – The overall selection will be based on the following phases:
Phase-I : Online Examination: Objective Test
Phase-II : Online Examination: Descriptive & Objective Test
Phase-III : Interview
Candidates who will qualify the Online Examination (Phase-I and Phase-II) and Interview, securing high rank in the Merit List will be given appointment to the post of Officer in Grade ‘B’.
There is an upper and lower age limit set by the RBI for candidates who wish to appear for the RBI Grade B Exam. The upper age limit for candidates in accordance to their category is given in the table below:
|RBI Grade B Age Limit – Category-Wis|
|S.no||Category||Age in Years|
|4||The persons with benchmark disabilities||40|
|6||Ex-employees of Banking Institutions [Terminated for reasons of economy or bank going into liquidation]||35|
Candidates belonging to the reserved categories enjoy certain relaxation on the RBI Grade B Age limit. The Age limit relaxation on RBI Grade B exam for candidates under reservation quota is as mentioned below:
|RBI Grade B Age Limit – Relaxation Allowed|
|Physically Handicapped||10 years|
|PH + OBC||13 years|
|PH + SC/ST||15 years|
Candidates applying for the RBI Grade B exam must note that the RBI has laid down several educational criteria for its recruitment process. Candidates must have at least minimum education qualifications, as indicated in the table below from a recognized university board.
As per the RBI Grade B Officer eligibility decided by the RBI, those who are awaiting the final results of the prescribed educational qualification cannot apply for any of the posts.
Candidates appearing for RBI Grade B exam are advised to take Online Quizzes to check preparation level for the exam.
|RBI Grade B Eligibility – Academic Qualifications|
Grade ‘B’ (DR) – (General)
|Graduation in any discipline /Equivalent technical or professional qualification with minimum 60% marks (50% for SC/ST/PwBD applicants) or Post-Graduation / Equivalent technical qualification with minimum 55% marks (pass marks for SC/ST/PwBD applicants) in aggregate of all semesters/years|
Grade ‘B’ (DR) –
Grade ‘B’ (DR) –