RBI Grade B 2018 recruitment


RBI Grade B 2018 recruitment

Summary of the notification:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will be hiring 166 Grade B officers as part of its recruitment for 2018. As per the notification released by RBI, the registration process will start from July 3, 2018. The last date for online registration is July 23, 2018. The tentative date for RBI Grade B prelims exam is August 16, 2018 and the mains exam is expected to be held on September 7, 2018.

Important Dates:

Event Important Date
Online Application Start Date  3rd July 2018
Online Application End Date  23rd July 2018
Prelims Exam Date

 16th August 2018

Mains Exam Date

 7th September 2018

The number of vacancies:

S.No Post Vacancies
1 Grade ‘B’ Officer DR (General) 127
2 Grade ‘B’ Officer DR (DEPR) 22
3 Grade ‘B’ Officer DR (DSIM) 17
  TOTAL 166 

Eligibility conditions for RBI Grade B 2018: 


Minimum Age: 21 years

Maximum Age: 30 years

Educational Qualification

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – (General)

  • A minimum of 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.
  • The minimum qualifying percentage or an equivalent grade for the Bachelor’s degree will be in aggregate for all semesters / years

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – DEPR

  • A Master’s Degree in Economics / Econometrics / Quantitative Economics / Mathematical Economics / Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters /years from a recognised Indian or Foreign University /Institute.
  • (Candidates having M.Phil. Degree and Doctorate Degree from a recognized Indian/Foreign University/Institute in the specified subjects will be eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit by 2 year and 4 years respectively.)

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) – DSIM

  • A Master’s Degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Mathematical Economics/ Econometrics/ Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay (OR)
  • Master’s Degree in Mathematics and one year post graduate diploma in Statistics or related subjects from an institute of repute (OR)
  • M. Stat. Degree of Indian Statistical Institute (OR)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) jointly offered by ISI Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta

For more details, refer to the Official Notification provided below.

Age Relaxation

  • SC/ST: 5 years
  • OBC: 3 years
  • Ex-Servicemen / Ex-Employee of Banking Institutions: 5 years

Selection Procedure:

  • Select the post of choice through Online Examination.
  • The online examination will be carried out in 3 Phases:
    1. Prelims Exam
    2. Mains Exam
    3. Interview

RBI Grade ‘B’ Recruitment – Phase I - Prelims

  • The examination will Objective Type or MCQ.
  • It will be held for the duration of 2 hours and will be for 200 marks.
  • The test-areas for Phase I will be –
    1. General Awareness
    2. English Language
    3. Quantitative Aptitude
    4. Reasoning.

RBI Grade ‘B’ Recruitment – Phase II - Mains

  • Clear Phase I to be able to appear for Phase II.
  • There will be 3 MCQ type Online Papers
  • The there areas for the papers:
    1. English Writing Skills
    2. Economic & Social Issues
    3. Optional Paper (Finance & Management/ Economics/ Statistics)
  • Each paper will be held for a duration of 1.5 hours.
  • Each paper carries 100 marks.

RBI Grade ‘B’ – Phase III Interview

  • Once Phase I & II are cleared, one will be called for an Interview.
  • The Interview will carry 50 marks.
  • Details regarding the Interview will be communicated through your Call-Letter.

Applying to RBI Grade B 2018 notification

The application link will be activated on 3rd July 2018.

Application Fee

  • SC/ST – Rs. 100/-
  • General/OBC – Rs. 850/-

Snapshot of the advertisement that appeared in a newspaper

RBI Recruitment For Grade B Officers


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