RBI Grade B Recruitment 2019


RBI Grade B Recruitment 2019

Dear Aspirants,

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a notice regarding RBI Grade-B 2019 Recruitment. It is an excellent opportunity for the graduates who are looking for an opportunity in Reserve Bank of India (RBI).
Application is going to be start from 21st September 2019 and will close on 11th October 2019

For Exam Preparation Join: RBI Grade B Online Coaching

Total number of Jobs: 199 



Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- General


Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- DEPR


Officers in Grade ‘B’(DR)- DSIM



Important Dates: 

RBI Grade-B Exam Dates 2019:



Online registration of application

21st September 2019

Online Payment of Application Fees

11th October 2019

Online Examination – Phase-I  

9th November 2019

Online Examination – Phase-II

1st December 2019

RBI Grade-B- DEPR / DSIM Paper-II & III (Online/Written Examination)

2nd December 2019

Interview Process 

To be notified later

Declaration of final result

To be notified later


(1) Age :

  • Minimum: 21 years           
  • Maximum: 30 years

(2) Essential Academic Qualifications:

  • Graduation (60% marks)

Note: For Reserved category (50% Marks)

RBI Grade B 2019 Exam Pattern Prelims:


Subject No. Of Questions Marks Duration
General Awareness 80 80  2 Hours
Quants 30 30
English 30 30
Reasoning 60 60
Total 200 200


Syllabus for Phase-I Examination:


RBI Grade Exam B Syllabus for  Reasoning  Ability:

Inequality Data Sufficiency Ordering and Ranking
Coding Decoding Circular Arrangement Arrangement and Pattern
Syllogism Linear Arrangement Blood Relations
Machine Input Output Verbal Reasoning Direction and Distance

RBI Grade Exam B Syllabus for Quantitative Ability:

Quantitative Aptitude
Ratio and Proportion Percentage Data Interpretation
Average Permutation and Combination Mensuration
Time and Work Algebra Probability
Speed, Distance and Time Trigonometry Set Theory

RBI Grade Exam B Syllabus for English Language :

English Language
Grammar Passage Making
Vocabulary Jumble Words
Error Spotting Fill in the Blanks
Comprehension Sentence Framing

RBI Grade Exam B Syllabus for General Awareness:

General Awareness
Current Affairs National Institution
Indian Financial System Banking Terms
Indian Banking System Government Schemes
Monetary Plans  


RBI Grade B Exam Pattern Mains

S.No. Section Asked Paper Type Maximum Marks Duration
1. Economics and Social Issues Objective 100 90 minutes
2. Paper II English (Writing Skills) Descriptive (to be typed with the help of keyboard) 100 90 minutes
3. Paper III Finance & Management Objective Type 100 90 minutes

RBI Grade B 2019 Exam  Previous Year Cut Off

The cut off for RBI Grade B 2019 Exam will be released after each phase of examination is completed. The cut off for the Prelims exam will be released first followed by cut off for Mains exam. Candidates can evaluate their marks and their chances of selection by matching their score with the cut off list released by RBI.

Phase-1  :

Section Category
  General OBC SC ST
General Awareness 20 16 14.25 14.25
Reasoning 15 15 10.75 10.75
English 7.50 6 5.25 5.25
Quantitaive Aptitude 7.50 6 5.25 5.25
TOTAL 98.50 88.50 84.50 84.50

Final  :

Recruitment Stage Category
General OBC SC ST
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 Number of Attempts:

General Category : 6-times for Phase-I Exam
SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD : No such restriction

Application Fees:

  • Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD Candidates.        
  • Rs. 850/- Gen/OBC

Selection Procedure:

  • Phase I.      :      Preliminary Examination
  • Phase II.     :      Main Examination
  • Phase – III  :      Interview

NOTE : Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview, based on aggregate marks obtained in Paper-I, Paper-II and Paper-III of Phase II exam. Interview Process will carry 50 marks.


RBI Grade B Official Notification (Download PDF)

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