RBI Grade B is one of the most coveted job profiles in the Banking Sector. Through RBI Grade B 2019 Exam, the government will recruit eligible candidates to the post of Officer in Reserve Bank of India.
Grade B Officer post in Reserve Bank of India is a highly esteemed job of the country. RBI Grade B Exam is conducted annually by the Reserve Bank of India and lakhs of students take part in this recruitment drive. RBI is the central bank of the country and the numerous perks offered by RBI Grade B post apart from the reputed job, makes it the most sought-after job among students in large number. Reserve Bank of India releases the notification for Grade B exam every year. It is released for various posts including-
|Date of RBI Grade B Examination 2019||Jun-19|
|Conducting Body||Reserve Bank of India Services Board|
|Mode of Exam||Combination of Online as well as Offline modes|
|Duration of Exam||120 minutes for Prelims, 270 minutes for Mains|
|Eligibility (may vary for different exams)||Nationality, Age and Academic qualification; eligibility will vary for different category of posts.|
|Number of Posts||approximately 145|
166 RBI Grade B Vacancies were declared for RBI Grade B 2018. We are expecting the vacancy to be almost same for RBI Grade B 2019 Exam. Let's have a look at the detailed vacancy for previous year to get an idea of the expected vacancy for RBI Grade B 2019 Exam.
|1||Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- General||127|
|2||Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- DEPR||22|
|3||Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- DSIM||17|
I. Nationality: To appear for RBI Grade B Examination 2019, a candidate must be either: -
Please note that candidates belonging to categories (b), (c), and (d) should possess a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India.
In order to apply for RBI Grade B exam, candidates should fulfil the following criteria -
|Post||Minimum Educational Qualifications|
|1. Officers in Grade 'B' (OR)-(General)||At least 60% marks in aggregate for all semester/years 150% for SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade in Bachelor's degree as well as in 12th for Diploma or equivalent) and 10th Standard examinations from recognized University and Boards respectively.|
|2. Officers in Grade 'B' IDRI - DEPR||A Masters Degree in Economics / Econometrics / Quantitative Economics / Mathematical Economics/ Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade. SC/ST/PWO candidates are allowed a relaxation of 5%|
|3. Officers in Grade 'B' (DRI - DSIM||Essential: A Master's Degree in Statistics/Mathematical Economics/ Mathematical Statistics/Statistics & Informatics/Econometrics from IIT-Kharagpur or Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay with at least 55% marks in aggregate of all semester/years or an equivalent grade:
1. Master's Degree in Mathematics with at least 55% marks in aggregate of all semester/years and 1-year PG Diploma in Statistics or related subjects from reputed institute;
2. M. Stat. from Indian Statistical Institute with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all semesters/years
3. PG Diploma in Business Analytics 1PGOBAI jointly offered by 151 Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta with at least 5S% marks in aggregate of all semesters/years or equivalent grade.
Note:For SC/ST/PWCI candidates, the minimum marks required in Master's Degree as in items a, b. c and d above is 50% in aggregate of all semesters/years or an equivalent grade.
IV. Number of Attempts: If General Category candidates have already appeared 6-times for Phase-I Exam of this post in the past, then they would be considered ineligible to apply. However, there are no such restriction in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PWD if the posts are reserved for them
RBI Grade B Examination 2019 can be fill through online mode only on the official website. Candidates willing to apply for posts in both Gr. B (DR)-General and Gr B (DR) DEPR / DSIM need to apply separately for each position along with requisite application fees
Steps involved in the online Application Process:
Application Fee for RBI Grade B Examination 2019 has to be paid in online mode only. Fee payable for various categories is indicated in the table below:
|SC/ST/PWD||Intimation Charges only||Rs.100/-|
|GEN/OBC||Application fee including intimation charges||Rs.850/-|