RBI Grade B 2017 Recruitment Notification, Exam Dates

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The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has come up with recruitment notification for Grade B Officers from eligible candidates in various offices of the Bank. Selection for RBI Grade B Officers will be done through a country-wide competitive Examination in two phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination followed by an Interview.


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Notification 2017

RBI Officers (Grade-B) Notification released for 161 vacancies. 







Online Application  From 3-05-2017 to 23-05-2017
Phase - I Examination17 June
Phase - II Examination 7 July


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Cut Off

Phase-1


SECTION WISE CUTOFF MARKS FOR PHASE - I 
Section
 Category
General
OBC
SC
ST
GENERAL AWARENESS201614.2514.25
REASONING151210.7510.75
ENGLISH7.5065.255.25
QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE7.5065.255.25
TOTAL98.5088.5084.5084.50



Final

 CUT-OFF MARKS DECIDED BY THE BOARD AT VARIOUS STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS
Recruitment Stage
 Category
General
OBC
SC
ST
Aggregate Cut-Off Marks in paper-I, paper- II And Paper-III taken together in written examination for shortlisting the candidate for interviewer (Out of total 300 marks)
176.75
161.75
155.75
155.75
Aggregate marks written examination and interviewer taken together (out of total 350 marks) obtained by the respective category with reference too the no. of vacancies notified under each category 
225.50
211.00
204.25
210.25


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Syllabus 

(Phase I)


RBI Assistant Examination has two phases of Online Test for which candidates have to thoroughly study the following subjects:

English Language 
  • Reading Comprehension 
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Paragraph Based Questions ( Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement)




Reasoning Ability
  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)


Quantitative Aptitude
  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns)





General Awareness
  • Banking Awareness
  • Financial Awareness
  • Govt. Schemes and Policies
  • Current Affairs
  • Static Awareness





(Phase II)

Paper-I - Economic and social Issues:


  •  Growth and Development 
  •  National Income and per capita income
  • Economic Reforms in India 
  • Monetary and Fiscal Policy  
  • Balance of Payments
  • IMF and World Bank, WTO
  • Social Structure in India 
  • Social Justice 
  • Indian Political System 
  • Health and Education

Paper-II -English (Writing Skills):

The paper on English shall be framed in a manner to assess the writing skills including
expression and understanding of the topic.

Paper-III -Finance and Management:


  • Regulators of Banks and Financial Institutions
  • RBI and its functions
  • Financial Markets
  • The Union Budget 
  • Inflation
  • Corporate Governance in Banking Sector
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Risk Management in Banking Sector
  • Basics of Derivatives: Forward, Futures and Swap
  • Changing Landscape of Banking sector
  • Alternate source of finance
  • Public-Private Partnership (PPP)

RBI Officers (Grade-B) Vacancy 2017

RBI has released notification regarding the post of Officers (Grade-B). There are total 161 vacancies for RBI Officers (Grade-B) post. RBI vacancies also have reservations under various categories will be as per prevailing Government Guidelines at the time of finalisation of the result.


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Exam Dates

RBI Officers (Grade-B) examination will take place in two phases Prelims and Mains.
Phase-I (Prelims)- 17th June 2017
Phase-II (Mains)- 7th July 2017


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Salary and Career Growth

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RBI Officers (Grade-B) Exam Centre

Examination centres for RBI Officers (Grade-B) examinations are there in almost 35 States and Union Territories.


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria include Age limit and Educational qualification. For RBI Officers (Grade-B) 2016 examination the lower and upper age limits were 21 years and 30 years respectively. Educational Qualification: A minimum of aggregate 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade in Bachelor’s degree as well as in 12th (or Diploma or equivalent) and 10th standard examinations. 

RBI Officers (Grade-B) Exam Pattern

In 2016 RBI Officers (Grade-B) exam was held in two phases (Prelims and Mains examination).

Preliminary Examination (200 Marks): The Paper consisted tests of (i) General Awareness (ii) English Language (iii) Quantitative Aptitude and (iv) Reasoning, with a composite time of 120 minutes.


Subject
No. Of Questions
Marks
General Awareness
80
80
Maths
30
30
English
30
30
Reasoning
60
60
Total
200
200






Mains Examination:



Interview (50 marks): Candidates were shortlisted for the interview, based on aggregate of marks obtained in Phase-II (Paper-I +Paper-II +Paper-III). Candidates were given the option to opt for interview either in Hindi or English. Final Selection was through merit list which will be prepared by adding marks secured by candidates in Phase-II examination and interview.

Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both - Preliminary and Main examination)
There as a penalty for wrong answers marked in the Online Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth of the marks assigned to that question was deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. No marks are deducted for un-attempted questions.


RBI Officers (Grade-B) Application Fees

This was the application fees for the previous RBI Officers (Grade-B)  examination:
SC/ST/PWD Intimation Charges only Rs.100/-
GEN/OBC App. Fee including intimation charges Rs.850/-


RBI ASSISTANT Recruitment

The Reserve Bank of India invites applications from eligible candidates for a specific number of posts of “Assistant” in various offices of the Bank. Selection for the post is done through a country-wide competitive Examination in two phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination.


RBI Assistant Notification 2017

RBI Assistant Notification was last released in November 2016. We will provide you with the notification for this year when it will be out. You can read more about the selection procedure and cut off of RBI Assistant exam.


RBI Assistant Vacancy 2017

RBI Assistant Vacancies will be out once the notification for this year is released. Last year RBI Assistant had 610 vacancies. RBI Assistant vacancies also have reservations under various categories will be as per prevailing Government Guidelines at the time of finalisation of the result.



RBI Assistant 2017 Exam Dates

RBI Assistant 2017 examination dates will be out with notification. RBI Assistant 2016 exam was held in two phases Prelims and Mains.


RBI Assistant Exam Centre

Examination centres for RBI Assistant examinations are there in almost 35 States and Union Territories.


RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria include Age limit and Educational qualification. For RBI Assistant 2016 examination the lower and upper age limits were 20 years and 28 years respectively. Educational Qualification: At least a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate and the knowledge of word processing on PC.



RBI Assistant Salary

Pay Scale As per the previous notification for recruitment of RBI Assistants: Selected Candidates will draw a starting basic pay of ₹ 14650/- per month (i.e. ₹ 13150 plus two advance increments admissible to graduates only) in the scale of 13150-750 (3)-15400- 900(4) -19000-1200(6)-26200-1300 (2)-28800-1480(3) – 33240 – 1750 (1)- 34990 (20 years) and other allowances, viz. Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance etc. as admissible from time to time. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments for Assistants is approximately ₹ 32124/- 


RBI Assistant Exam Pattern

In 2016 RBI Assistant exam was held in two phases (Prelims and Mains examination) .



Preliminary Examination:






Mains Examination:




The final selection was made on the basis of candidate's performance in the online main examination.


Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both - Preliminary and Main examination)

There as a penalty for wrong answers marked in the Online Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth of the marks assigned to that question was deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. No marks are deducted for un-attempted questions.


RBI Assistant Application Fees

This was the application fees for the previous RBI Assistant examination:
Rs.50/- for SC/ST/PWD/EXS. (Intimation Charges)
Rs.450/- for OBC/General candidates (Examination fee+ Intimation Charges)


RBI Assistant Cut Off


Preliminary Examination:



Mains Examination: