RBI Grade B 2018 Notification
RBI has released the official RBI Grade B Notification 2018. Candidates can read the official RBI Grade B Notification by clicking on the link mentioned below. RBI Grade B Online Application started on 3rd July 2018. A total of 166 vacancy has been announced by Reserve Bank of India.
RBI Grade B Vacancy 2018
166 RBI Grade B Vacancies have been declared this year. Let’s have a look at the detailed vacancy for RBI Grade B 2018 Exam.
|1.||RBI Grade B (GEN)||127|
|2.||RBI Grade B (OBC)||22|
|3.||RBI Grade B (SC/ST)||17|
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam Dates
The tentative schedule of RBI Grade B has been released. Candidates can get a overview of the RBI Grade B Tentative Schedule 2018 from below.
|1||Release of online application form||3rd July 2018|
|2||Last date to submit online application form||23rd July 2018|
|3||Release of Admit card for Phase-I Exam||August 2018|
|4||Commencement of Phase-I exam||16th August 2018|
|5||Commencement of Phase-II exam||7th September 2018|
RBI Grade B 2018 Apply Online
A total of Rs. 850/- is the application fee that has to be paid by candidates belonging to General and OBC category for RBI Grade B 2018 exam. The same amount is reduced to Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category. Candidates can apply online for RBI Grade B by clicking on the link mentioned below.
RBI Grade B Salary 2018
The candidates selected to the post of Officers through RBI Grade B 2018 Exam will be given the salary of 12-14 Lac annually. The Exact Pay Scale for the RBI grade B Officer is Rs. 35150-1750(9)-50900-EB-1750(2)-54400-2000(4)-62400. Candidates will have a Basic Pay of Rs. 35,150/- in which he/she will get an increment of Rs. 1,750/- till nine years of their service. After the completion of these nine years, the officers will get into the executive band wherein the basic pay will increase to Rs. 50,900/- and then again for the next two years there will be an increment of Rs. 1,750/- and further an increment of Rs. 2000/- for the following 2 years. Thus a candidate will be ending up with the basic pay of Rs. 62,400/- and this is when he/she doesn’t even go through any promotion. Apart from the Basic Pay, multiple allowances such as Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Family Allowance, Telephone Allowance, Conveyance Allowance etc. are also provided to candidates post their joining to the post of Officer in RBI.
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam Pattern
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam will be conducted in three phases: Phase-I exam, phase-II exam and interview process. Candidates are required to clear all the three phases in order to get a confirmed post as a Grade B Officer in Reserve Bank of India.
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Marks|
|Name of the Paper||Type of the Paper||Time (Mins)||Marks|
|Paper I Economic & Social Issues||Objective Type||90||100|
|Paper II English (Writing Skills)||Descriptive (to be typed with the help of keyboard)||90||100|
|Paper III Finance & Management||Objective Type||90||100|
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam Syllabus
Phase-1 exam is an objective type examination conducted online. It will have mainly 4 sections: General Awareness, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning.
Phase-2 exam of RBI Grade B 2018 is both objective & descriptive type. The major areas to focus upon are: Economic & Social Issues, English Language and Finance & Management.
Syllabus for Phase-I Examination:
|Reasoning||Quantitative Aptitude||English Language||General Awareness|
Machine Input Output
Ordering and Ranking
Arrangement and Pattern
Direction and Distance
|Ratio and Proportion
Time and Work
Speed, Distance and Time
Mixture and Allegations
Stocks and Shares
Permutation and Combination
Fill in the Blanks
Indian Financial System
Indian Banking System
RBI Grade B 2018 Eligibility
To be eligible for RBI Grade B 2018 Exam, a candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with an aggregate of 60% and above from a recognized university. The same percentage is reduced to 50% for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category. A candidate must fall into the age limit as stated by RBI in its notification (i.e. not less than 21 years of age and not more than 30 years of age).
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam Cut Off
The cut off for RBI Grade B 2018 Exam will be released after each phase of examination is completed. The cut off for the Phase-I exam will be released first followed by cut off for Phase-II exam. Candidates can evaluate their marks and their chances of selection by matching their score with the cut off list released by RBI.
|SECTION WISE CUTOFF MARKS FOR PHASE – I|
|CUT-OFF MARKS DECIDED BY THE BOARD AT VARIOUS STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS|
|Aggregate Cut-Off Marks in paper-I, paper- II And Paper-III taken together in written examination for shortlisting the candidate for interviewer (Out of total 300 marks)||176.75||161.75||155.75||155.75|
|Aggregate marks written examination and interviewer taken together (out of total 350 marks) obtained by the respective category with reference too the no. of vacancies notified under each category||225.50||211.00||204.25||210.25|
RBI Grade B 2018 Exam Preparation
Phase-I of RBI Grade B will be tent atively conducted in June 2018. Phase-I Exam constitute of 200 questions asked from different sections namely Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and General Awareness. Phase-I of RBI Grade B 2018 Exam has both sectional as well as overall cut-off. We are sharing last minute preparatory tips for scoring high in RBI Grade B 2018 Phase-I Examination.
Let’s have a look at different sections separately: