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Reserve Bank Of India has Board has announced the exam for Grade B Officers. This is one of biggest recruitment by RBI. This is the best opportunity for those who wish to work in Reserve Bank Of India. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Selection for this class I post is made on all- India basis by Reserve Bank of India services Board.

The RBI conducts direct recruitment (DR) of grade "B" officers (general) through online exam, written exam and an interview. Given here are the important details of the RBI grade B officer exam:

Eligibility criteria

Age: You should be between 21 and 30 years on the year of the examination. Candidates possessing M.Phil. And Ph.D. qualification, upper age limit will be 31 and 33 years respectively. Candidates having experience as an officer in Commercial Bank / Financial Institution in Public Sector, upper age limit should not exceed 33 years.

Upper Age limit relaxations for others are mentioned below:
  1. SC / ST - 5 years
  2. OBC - 3 years
  3. Ex-employee of Banking institutions - 5 years
  4. Ex-servicemen - 5 years
  5. Emergency Commissioned Officers/Short Service Commissioned Officers - 5 years

Candidates, earlier domiciled in Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir between 1st January, 1980 and 31st December, 1989 - 5 years

  1. PH (Gen.) - 10 years
  2. PH (OBC) - 13 years
  3. PH (SC/ST) - 15 years

Educational Qualifications

  1. A First Class Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade. (OR)

  2. A Second Class Master's Degree with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade. (OR)

  3. A Doctorate Degree with 50% marks in Master's Degree or equivalent grade. (OR)

  4. Chartered (CA) / Cost Accountant / Company Secretary (CS) with a Bachelor's Degree. (OR)

  5. A Post Graduate Diploma in Management/ MBA from government/ UGC recognized institution.

SC / ST / PH candidates having second class with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade in Bachelor's Degree examination OR having a Post-graduate Degree or equivalent recognized qualification, are eligible to apply.

CGPA/ OGPA/ CPI equivalent of percentage of marks:

  1. 60% = 6.75
  2. 55% = 6.25
  3. 50% = 5.75


Indians, subject of Nepal or Bhutan, Tibetan refugees (who came over to India to settle permanently and to whom eligibility certificates have been issued by the Government of India).

Exam Pattern

Recruitment to the post of grade B officer would be through examinations and interview.

There would be two phases of exam:

  1. Phase-I Online examination (Objective type)
  2. Phase-II Written examination (Descriptive type)

Grade 'B' Officers' Papers

Phase I

Objective Type Test

Subjects: General Awareness, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning

Duration: 130 minutes (2 hours, 10 mins)

Marks: 200

In order to qualify for Phase II, you must obtain minimum makes in each subject as well overall.

Phase II

Descriptive Type Test

  1. Paper I: English (Essay, Precise Writing/Comprehension, Business/Office Correspondence)
  2. Paper II: Economic and social issues
  3. Paper III: Finance and management

Duration: 3 hours for every paper

Marks: 100 for every paper

Please keep in mind that Phase-I (except the test of English) and Papers II, III of Phase-II will be set in Hindi and English. You may answer Papers II and III (Phase-II) either wholly in Hindi or in English.

Sr No. Objective Type Test Number of Questions Marks Time
1 General Awareness 80 80 Composite time of 130 minutes for all the sections
2 English Language 30 30
3 Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
4 Reasoning 60 60
Total 200 200


Candidates will be short-listed for interview based on the aggregate marks obtained only in Papers I, II and III (Phase II). Candidates may answer the Interview in either Hindi or English.

Final selection will be based on your performance Phase II examination and interview.

Note: Candidates belonging to General Category, who had already appeared 4 times for Written Exam for post in the past, are not eligible to apply. No such restriction to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PH.