RBI Grade B Officers

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducts competitive examinations for recruiting Officers in various offices of the Bank. This is a golden Employment Opportunity for the Aspirants who are looking for the Govt Jobs.

RBI Grade B Officers 2017 Notification

RBI has announced the RBI Grade B Officers Notification 2017 recently. As per the notification, online registrations for RBI Grade B Officers 2017 will start from 3-05-2017 and would be open until 23-05-2017.
Number of Vacancies: Notification released for 161 vacancies.

RBI Grade B Officers 2017 Exam Dates

Phase – I Examination: 17 June 2017
Phase – II Examination: 7 July 2017

Official Website and Notification

Candidates are required to apply only ON-LINE through the Bank’s official website. No other mode for submission of application is available.
Official Website: http://www.ibps.in/
Official Notification: View and Download
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RBI Grade B Officers Job Profile

As a RBI Grade B Officer you will be responsible to manage certain Government & Central Bank accounts. Typically, a RBI Officers undergoes a 2 year probation period or training.

Grade B Officers In-hand Salary

Total in-hand salary of a RBI Grade B Officer on joining at a metro city will be around Rs.70000.

Eligibility for Grade B Officers

Basic educational qualification for Grade ‘B’ Officers (DR General) is Graduation degree (BA, BCom, BSc, B.Tech or equivalent) with minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) as well as in 12th (or Diploma or equivalent) and 10th Standard examinations.

Age Limit for RBI Grade B Officers

Minimum Age: 21 years
Maximum Age: 30 years
Age Relaxation (Age Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit):
SC/ST: 5 years, OBC: 3 years

Pattern of RBI Grade B Officers

Selection for the aforementioned posts will be done through ON-LINE examinations in Phase – I and Phase – II and interview.
RBI Grade B Officers Phase – I Exam

Subjects No. of Qs Maximum Marks
General Awareness 80 80
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
Reasoning 60 60

Mode of Exam: Online Computer Based
Total Questions: 200
Maximum Marks: 200
Total Time: 120 Minutes
Negative Marking: one fourth of the marks assigned to that question was deducted as penalty.

Candidates, who secure minimum marks separately for each Test, as prescribed, will be shortlisted for Phase-II of the examination based on the aggregate marks obtained in Phase-I.
RBI Grade B Officers Phase – II Exam
Phase–II online examination will consist of three papers as under:

Paper Subjects Type of Paper Time (Minutes) Marks
I Economic and Social Issues Objective Type 90 100
II English (Writing Skills) Descriptive, to be typed with the help of the keyboard 90 100
III Finance and Management Objective type 90 100

Mode of Exam: Online Computer Based
Negative Marking: one fourth of the marks assigned to that question was deducted as penalty.
Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview, based on aggregate of marks obtained in Phase-II (Paper-I +Paper-II +Paper-III). The minimum aggregate cut off marks for being shortlisted for Interview will be decided by the Board in relation to the number of vacancies. Interview will be of 50 marks.