RBI Grade B 2018 – Reserve Bank of India aka RBI Recruitment 2018 notification for Grade B officer exam likely to be released in the first week of April. In the last year, RBI Grade B notification came early in the first week May and online exam (Phase-I/Prelims) was held in Mid June. In 2018, It is expected to come in the month of April. Reserve Bank of India will publish a notification along with a number of vacancies, exam dates and availability of online registration, admit card, etc.
RBI Grade B 2018 Notification
About 200 vacancies to be expected through RBI Grade B 2018 notification for all the Officers posts. The exam date, time and venue details will be published on RBI website rbi.org.in.
The Reserve Bank of India will release RBI Grade B 2018 recruitment notification for the following posts. For each positions different eligibility requirements sets by the bank such as number of maximum attempts, qualification, age, etc.
RBI Grade B Application form 2018
RBI Grade B apply online 2018 – The RBI Grade B online application form for the post of Officers would be available from the first week of April 2018 to till the end of that month. The candidate needs to fill up all the required details and information and make the payment for registration. After the successful online registration the candidate needs to preserve their registration number and password which can be utilized to download the RBI Grade B admit card for the Prelim Examination and as well as to check results.
RBI Grade B Eligibility 2018
Tp apply online for the RBI Recruitment 2018 of Grade B offier, candidate should meet the following eligibility criteria’s.
- Age limit and relaxations
- Educational qualifications
I. RBI Grade B officer Age Limit
- Minimum Age – 21 years
- Maximum Age – 30 years
Age Relaxation for RBI Grade B Exam
The Age Relaxation for RBI Grade B Exam will be applicable to reserve category applicants only and the same mentoned below.
- SC/ST – 5 years
- OBC (Non – Creamy Layer) – 3 years
- PWD – 10 years
- PwD (OBC) – 13 years.
- PwD (SC/ST) – 15 years
II. RBI Grade B education qualification
According to the RBI recruitment 2018 for Grade B officer positions, the educational qualification vary from one post to another.
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 / Econometric / 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 recognized 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/ Econometric/ Statistics & Bioinformatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Information 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
RBI Grade B Admit Card 2018
The candidates whose application would be accepted by the examination conducting authority i.e the reserve bank of India can get their admit card for RRB Grade B exam. The admit card for the RRB Grade B will be available online for all the posts such as Officers in Grade B -General/DEPR/DSIM. Separate admit cards will be issued for each phase and shift, according to that candidates must appear on given exam date and time.
RBI Grade B admit card 2018 or call letter for online preliminary exam (Phase-I) will available to download from 10 days before the exam date. All the candidates need to download their admit cards in online only from the reserve bank of India as the authority doesn’t send any hard copy of it through post.
RBI Grade B Exam date 2018
|RBI Grade B 2018||Dates|
|Release of RBI Grade B 2018 Notification||April 2018|
|RBI Grade B 2018 online registration dates||April 2018|
|Admit Card for RBI Grade B 2018 Phase I||May 2018|
|RBI Grade B exam date for Phase 1||June 2018|
|RBI Grade B Result||June 2018|
|Admit Card for RBI Grade B 2018 Phase I||July 2018|
|RBI Grade B exam date for Phase 2||July 2018|
|RBI Grade B Result for Phase II||August 2018|
|RBI Grade B 2018 Interview Date||August 2018|
|Declaration of Final Results||September 2018|
The RBI Grade b exam dates for the post of the Officers are mentioned as below and even all the related details and dates for the admit card download, online registration schedule and result is also mentioned herewith.
RBI Grade B Syllabus 2018 for Officers – Phase I & II
RBI Grade B syllabus 2018 for officers preliminary online exam (phase I) consist of 4 well known modules for 200 marks and It will be held for the duration of 2 hours. About 200 multiple choice based questions to be asked from the major sections such as general awareness, English language, reasoning and quantitative aptitude.
The following table summarizes syllabus for RBI grade B officer exam – phase 1 prelims online test.
|English Language||30||30||2 hours|
RBI Grade B officer syllabus for main exam (Phase II) will have further 3 papers (2 compulsory and 1 optional) and it follows as:
- Paper I: Economic and Social Issues (objective test)
- Paper II – English Writing Skills (descriptive test = typing on computer)
- Paper III – Finance and Management (objective test and optional paper)
Candidates, who secure minimum marks (decided later by the reserve bank of India) separately for each test will be shortlisted for Phase-II of the online examination based on the performance in terms of marks obtained in Phase-I.
The minimum RBI Grade B cut off marks for being shortlisted for main exam (Phase-II) will be decided by the reserve bank of India in relation to the number of vacancies.
|Name of Paper||Type||Marks||Time|
|Paper-I: Economic & Social Issues||Objective||100||90|
|Paper II: English Writing Skills||Descriptive||100||90|
Finally, the reserve bank of India will prepare a list with selected candidates in Phase I & II (based on cut off marks) and it will be called for an Interview, which carry 50 marks. Interview venue and date will be communicated through admit card.
RBI Grade B Result 2018
The reserve bank of India will announce the RBI Grade B results in three levels- Prelims, Mains and Interview. Initially, the RBI Grade B result for preliminary examination will be declared in the month of June 2018, followed by main exam in August 2018 respectively. And the final RBI result for grade B officer after personal interview and all will be declared in the month of September 2018.
RBI Grade B Cut off Marks
The following table represents the recently conducted RBI Grade B cut off marks in preliminary exam. These marks are reference purpose only and for 2018, the reserve bank of India will release cut off marks officially after conducting the RBI Grade B officer exam 2018.
Official RBI Cut Off for Grade-B Phase-I Examination – 2017