RBI GRADE B EXAM 2019

About Exam

Reserve Bank of India invites application for the recruitment of 199 officers for the posts in Grade B -General, DEPR, DSIM.

DEPR-Department of Economic and Policy Research
DSIM-Department of Statistics and Information Management

Important Dates

EventsImportant Dates
Website Link Open For Online Registration of Applications and Payment of Fees/Intimation ChargesSeptember 21-October 11, 2019
Officers in Gr B (DR) - GeneralPhase-I – Online ExaminationNovember 9, 2019
Phase-II – Paper I, II & III Online ExaminationDecember 1, 2019
Officers in Gr B (DR) – DEPR*Phase I - Paper - I - Online ExaminationNovember 9, 2019
Phase II - Paper - II & III
Online/Written Examination
December 2, 2019
(To be confirmed in Admit cards)
Officers in Gr B (DR) - DSIM@Phase I - Paper - I - Online ExaminationNovember 9, 2019
Phase II - Paper - II & III
Online/Written Examination
December 2, 2019
(To be confirmed in Admit cards)

How to Apply and Exam Fee

Candidates are required to apply only online using the website www.rbi.org.in and no other means/mode of application will be accepted.

S.NoCategoryChargesAmount
1SC/ST/PwBDIntimation Charges only₹ 100/-
2GEN/OBC/EWSsApplication fee including intimation charges₹ 850/-

Age Limit

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on the 1st of September 2019 i.e., he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd September 1989 and not later than 1st September 1998. For candidates possessing M.Phil. and Ph.D. qualification, upper age limit will be 32 and 34 years respectively.

Age limit relaxation:

For SC/ST – 5 years                  |                  For OBC- 3 years

Exam Pattern : Phase I: Online exam (objective type)

SubjectNo of QuestionsMax. Marks
General Awareness8080
English Language3030
Quantitative Aptitude3030
Reasoning6060
Total 200200

Exam Pattern : Phase II : Online exam

Name of PaperType of PaperTime (Minutes)Marks
Paper-I:
Economic and Social Issues
Objective Type90100
Paper II:
English (Writing Skills)
Descriptive, to be typed with the help of the keyboard90100
Paper-III:
Finance and Management
Objective type90100

Exam Pattern : Phase III: Interview

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. The interview will be of 50 marks.

The candidate may opt for interview either in Hindi or English. Final Selection will be through merit list which will be prepared by adding marks secured by candidates in Phase-II examination and interview