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RBI Grade B Recruitment 2017

Total numbers of Vacancies: 161 Posts
Post NameGeneralOBCSCSTTotal
Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General) 73392211145
Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR 0903000012
Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM 010001024

Important Dates:

Name of EventDates
On line Registration commences03.05.2017
Last Date for Online Registration23.05.2017
Payment of Application fees 03.05.2017 TO 23.05.2017
Date of online Examination Phase I17-06-2017
Date of online Examination Phase II07-07-2017

Detailed Eligibility:

Minimum Educational Qualifications (as on 01-05-2017):

Educational QualificationOfficers 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.
Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR A Master's Degree in Economics / Econometrics / 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 recognised Indian or Foreign University /Institute.
Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM
  1. A Master's Degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Mathematical Economics/ Econometrics/ Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters / years; OR
  2. Master's Degree in Mathematics with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters / years and one year post graduate diploma in Statistics or related subjects from an institute of repute; OR

  3. M. Stat. Degree of Indian Statistical Institute with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all semesters / years OR

  4. Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) jointly offered by ISI Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/years

Age:  A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on the 1st of May, 2017 i.e., he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd May, 1987 and not later than 1st May, 1996. For candidates possessing M.Phil. and Ph.D. qualification, upper age limit will be 32 and 34 years respectively.

Maximum age for following candidates:

S.noCategoryAge in Years
4Person with disabilities40

Application Fee  (Non-Refundable):

SC/ ST / PWD: Rs. 100/- (Intimation Charges Only)

All candidates other than SC/ ST / PWD: Rs. 850/- (Application fee including intimation charges)

Selection Process:

Phase I:

S.noSubjectsNo. of questionsTime DurationMaximum Marks
1General Awareness80120 minutes200 Marks
2English Language30
3Quantative Aptitude30
4Reasoning Ability60

Phase II:

PapersName of PaperType of PaperTime Duration Max. Marks
IEconomic and social issueObjective 90 minute100
IIEnglish (Writing skill)Descriptive90 minute100
IIIFinance and ManagementObjective90 minute100

Interview Phase III:

Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview, based on aggregate of marks obtained  in  Phase-II (Paper-I  +Paper-II  +Paper-III).   Interview  will  be  of  50  marks .Candidate  may  opt  for  interview either in Hindi or English.  Final Selection will be through merit list which will be prepared by adding marks secured by candidates in Phase-II examination and interview.

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