Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced 166 vacancies for Grade B on June 30. The application form of RBI Officer Grade B 2018 will be released in online mode on July 3. Aspiring candidates can fill the application till July 23. Information in this regard has been released in an advertisement by the RBI. However, it must be noted that the registration process on July 3 will only be available for General direct recruitment. Registration dates for Department of Economics and Policy Research (DEPR) and Department of Statistics and Information Management (DSIM) have not been announced yet.

 RBI announces 166 vacancies for Grade B; registration to begin from July 3


As per the exam conducting authority, General Phase I and II examinations will be conducted on August 16 and September 7 respectively. Apart from these dates and vacancies, the authority has not released any other information. Other dates and details will be announced on July 3.


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For 2018, RBI has announced a total of 166 vacancies whereas last year the number of vacancies was 161. This means that this year, the authority has announced 5 more vacancies as compared to the last year. This year, for General direct recruitment, the number of vacancies is 127, whereas last year it was 145. In DEPR and DSIM this year, there are 22 and 17 vacancies respectively, while for both the departments the number of vacancies last year were 12 and 4.


Phase 1 of RBI Officers Grade B exam consists of a single objective type paper, while phase II consists of three papers. Phase I will have a total of 200 marks, while Paper II will be of 300 marks. Candidates qualifying Phase I will be eligible to take Phase II, while candidates qualifying in Phase II will have to appear in an Interview which will be conducted for 50 marks.


Final selection of the candidates will be done based on the merit list which will be prepared on the basis of marks in Phase II and Interview. 

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What is the salary in hand for newly recruited RBI grade b officer.and also pls tell me what perks they get?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 19th Feb, 2020


The basic pay for RBI Grade B officer is Rs.35150 with RS.1750 increment upto 9 years.And by including Dearness allowance, house rent allowance, medical allowance, family allowance, house rent allowance, basic allowance your monthly gross salary will be approximately Rs.77,208.

Now, the perks along with this post are

  • Reimbursement of expenses of vehicle for official purpose
  • Newspaper bill
  • Telephone bill
  • Book grant
  • Furnishing allowance
  • Reimbursement of medical expenses
  • Free dispensary
  • Loans at concessional interest rates
  • New pension scheme
  • Leave fare concession all according to the eligibility

My dob is sep10 1999. Am I eligible for rbi grade b 2020 in terms of age?

Somrita Bhattacharya 18th Jan, 2020


RBI Grade B age limit is 21 to 30 years for general category candidates. To apply for the post of RBI Grade B 2020, the candidate should be a minimum of 21 years of age. He/she should not exceed 30 years as on 1st January 2020.

So your age should be 21 on 1st january 2020 to be eligible for the examination.

Good luck


How much salary do RBI grade b officer get on entry level excluding all allowances and taxes?pls help me

shivam gupta 6th Jan, 2020

All the Officers selected through RBI Grade B 2019 Exam will be given the annual salary of 12-14 Lac. Along with this CTC comes numerous emoluments and perks. The Pay Scale for the RBI grade B Officer is Rs. 35150-1750(9)-50900-EB-1750(2)-54400-2000(4)-62400.

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i forgot to print application form but i do have admission letter. is application form relevant? if yes, how can i get the print. thanks in advance

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 27th Oct, 2019


you can log in to the applicant portal and check if there is still option available for print or download the application form.

hope you may understand.


Elegbility for RBI grade B officer

Supriya Kumari 3rd Jun, 2019


The eligibility criteria RBI Officer Grade B, candidates must be in between 21 to 30 years of age. For M. Phil and Ph. D candidates the upper age limit will be 32 and 34 years, respectively.

Thank you..!!

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