RBI Recruitment 2014 – Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the country’s apex bank, has announced recruitments to 117 positions of Officers in Grade B (General)-DR, with opening the registration of applications for the candidates on May 3.

The Applications for RBI Officers 2014 are invited from the candidates in online mode only. No other mode for submission of RBI Officers Application Form 2014 is available, RBI said in a statement.

The candidates are required to qualify two phases of selection in order to enter the final interview round. The Phase-I Online Objective Type Examination will be held tentatively on August 2/3/9/10, 2014. While the Phase-II Written Examination will be conducted tentatively in September/October 2014, only for those candidates who are shortlisted for the same.

For any doubts and queries students can call the RBI Recruitment 2014 Helpline at 011-40360360

According to the RBI, out of the total 117 vacancies in Officers in Grade B (General)-Direct Recruitment, 58 vacancies are for Reserved category candidates, while 59 vacancies are for Unreserved categories. The distribution of vacancies in various categories is as below:

General/ Unreserved (GEN/UR)

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)







Moreover, of the total vacancies, 4 vacancies are reserved for candidates belonging to Persons with Disability (PWD) category – 1 vacancy each for Orthopedically Handicapped (OH), Hearing Impaired (HI) and 2 vacancies for Visually Handicapped (VH). Persons with Disability may belong to any category - GEN/SC/ST/OBC.

The statement issued by the country’s central bank said the starting basic pay applicable to Officers in Grade B is Rs 21,000/- p.m. in the scale of 21000-1000-30000-EB-1000-32000-1100-36400. Officers of this rank are also eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local allowance, House Rent Allowance, Family allowance and Grade Allowance. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments are approximately Rs 51,517/-.

RBI Officers Important Dates 2014

Online Registration of Applications Opens

June 03, 2014 to June 23, 2014

Online Payment of Fees/Intimation Charges

June 03, 2014 to June 23, 2014

Offline Payment of Fees/Intimation Charges

June 05, 2014 to June 26, 2014

RBI Officers Eligibility Criteria 2014

Age Limit

The age limit prescribed by RBI is as below:

  • The candidates must be aged between 21 years and 30 years as on June 01, 2014, i.e. they must have been born not earlier than June 02, 1984 and not later than June 01, 1993.
  • Those possessing MPhil and PhD degrees, get a relaxation in upper age limit up to 31 and 33 years, respectively.

Educational Qualification

The candidate must have any of the following educational qualifications:

  • First Class Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 60% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters/years
  • Second Class Master's Degree with minimum of 55% marks
  • Equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years
  • Doctorate Degree with minimum of 50% marks or an equivalent grade, in aggregate of all semesters / years in Master's Degree
  • Chartered/Cost Accountant/Company Secretary (ACS) with a Bachelor's Degree
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management / MBA qualification from institutions recognized by Government of India / University Grants Commission, with Graduation / Bachelor’s Degree.

The RBI has also arranged free of cost pre-examination training for Phases I and II of the examination for SC/ST/PWD candidates, at some of the centres where it has offices. Interested candidates who desire to avail of the training can apply for the same on or before June 23, 2014.

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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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