RBI Assistant 2021- Notification, Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

RBI Assistant 2021– Reserve Bank of India will release the official notification of RBI Assistant exam 2021 in the month of September 2021. Eligible candidates will be able to apply for apply online for the post of “Assistant” in various RBI offices. The online RBI Assistant registration 2021 link is likely to be activated in September 2021. Candidates who have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks can apply for RBI Assistant exam 2021. The basic RBI Assistant salary is ₹ 14650/- per month.

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in this national-level competitive. RBI Assistant 2021 recruitment exam that will be held in two phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination followed by a Language Proficiency Test (LPT). RBI Assistant prelims 2021 will be conducted in the last week of November 2021 and the Main Exam will be held in the month of December 2021. Both the examination will be conducted in online mode only. Here, check the complete details on RBI Assistant recruitment 2021 including important dates, eligibility, exam pattern and more and click the below given link to apply online-

RBI Assistant 2021 Date

Events Important Dates
Start Date of RBI Assistant 2021 Registration September 2021
Last Date to Apply for RBI Assistant Exam October 2021
Date for Paying Application Fee to be announced soon
Issuance of RBI Assistant Prelims Admit Card to be announced soon
RBI Assistant 2021 Prelims Exam Date to be announced soon
Prelims Result Declaration Date to be announced soon
Issuance of RBI Main Admit Card to be announced soon
RBI Assistant 2021 Main Exam to be announced soon
Declaration of Main Result to be announced soon
Final Appointment to be announced soon

RBI Assistant 2021 Eligibility

Candidates have to satisfy the below mentioned eligibility criteria of RBI Assistant 2021 else their forms will not be rejected without any information.

  • Nationality- Only Indian citizens are allowed to apply for the examination.
  • Age Limit (as on 01 October 2021)- Candidate’s age should be between 20 and 28 years as on 01 October 2021
  • Educational Qualification- Aspirants should have obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks (passing percentage for SC/ST/PWD candidates). Candidates should also have knowledge of word processing on PC.

RBI Assistant 2021 Vaccancies

Below are the tentative RBI Assistant vacancies for candidates’ reference. In 2018, a total number of 623 posts

State-wise Posts Distribution

Office Vacancies
Ahmedabad 7(4) 4 8 19
Bengaluru 6 2 4 13 25
Bhopal 1 12(5) 12 25
Bhubaneswar 5(2) 3 1 8 17
Chandigarh 4 1 1 7 13
Chennai 3 4 8 15
Guwahati 3 9 6 18 36
Hyderabad 4(1) 1 3 8 16
Jaipur 2 3(1) 2 6 13
Jammu 2 4(1) 6 11 23
Kanpur & Lucknow 9 1 12 22 44
Kolkata 9 2 12 23
Mumbai 26 31(7) 78 129 264
Nagpur 4 3 8 15
New Delhi 9 14 24 47
Patna 7(2) 1 7 15
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi 2 4 7 13
Total 92 79 144 308 623

RBI Assistant 2021 Salary

  • Assistants will receive a basic pay of ₹ 14650/- per month in starting (i.e. ₹ 13150 plus two advance increments) in the scale of 13150-750 (3)-15400- 900(4) -19000-1200(6)-26200-1300 (2)-28800- 1480(3) – 33240 – 1750 (1)- 34990 (20 years) and other allowances that include Dearness Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Transport Allowance etc.
  • Currently, initial monthly Gross emoluments are around ₹ 32528/- including House Rent Allowance @ of 15 %.

RBI Assistant 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of RBI Assistant 2021 Prelims and Main are different. Check the complete RBI Assistant exam pattern here-

RBI Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern 2021

Sr. No. Name of Tests
No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 English Language 30 30 1 Hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

RBI Assistant Main Exam Pattern 2021

S.No. Name of Tests No of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 40 40 30 minutes
2 English Language 40 40 30 minutes
3 Numerical Ability 40 40 30 minutes
4 General Awareness 40 40 25 minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 minutes
Total 200 200

 Language Proficiency Test (LPT) – The candidates qualified the main on-line exam will have to undergo a language proficiency test (LPT). The language proficiency test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned. It is a mandatory phase and candidates who fail to qualify the respective test will be disqualified.

RBI Assistant 2021 Application Form

Aspirants who meet all the eligibility norms can apply online for the RBI Assistant 2021 Examination. The online application form will be released in the month of October 2021. After the last date, no application form will be accepted. The only mode to submit the application form of RBI Assistant 2021 is online. Check the below steps to complete the online application form

  • Visit the official website of RBI, rbi.org.in
  • Click on “Opportunities@RBI” mentioned at the end of the homepage
  • Refer the heading “Current Vacancies” and click “Recruitment to the Post Assistant
  • Now, click the link provided in the section of the application form. We have provided the same above for your convenience.
  • Click for “New registration” and submit your Name, Mobile Number and Email-ID for registration
  • You will receive the registration number and password on the provided e-mail ID and phone number.
  • Log in to your account and fill all the blanks with correct information
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Upload Scanned Copy of Recent Photograph and Signature
  • Click “Submit” for final submission of RBI Assistant 2021 Application form.

RBI Assistant 2021 Application Fee

Candidates have to pay the application fee along with the submission of form in the month of November. Candidates can make the payment by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Internet Banking, Credit Cards, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets, or IMPS.

  • For SC/ST/PWD/EXS. – INR 50/- (Intimation Charges)
  • For OBC/General candidates – INR 450 /- (Examination fee+ Intimation Charges)

RBI Assistant 2021 Syllabus

Below are a few topics that are included in the RBI Assistant syllabus 2021. Aspirants should prepare all topics in order to get good marks in the examination.


  • Number Series
  • Coding & Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Analogy
  • Row Arrangements
  • Symbols
  • Direction Based Question
  • Statement Reading


  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sentence Correction
  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Jumble Sentences
  • Word Meaning

Numerical Ability

  • LCM & HCF
  • Time, Work & Distance
  • Queries of Speed Calculation
  • Average
  • Probability
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Permutation & Combination

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • History
  • Geography
  • Political Science
  • Banking terms & Basic Finance Related Laws

Computer Knowledge

  • Basic Level Introduction
  • Devices
  • Languages

RBI Assistant 2021 Admit Card

The admit card of RBI Assistant 2021 will be released online in the first week of November 2021. Candidates will need their registration number and the password in order to download the admit card. RBI Assistant admit card is an important document for all the candidates who are appearing in the examination. Without the call letter, candidates won’t be allowed to appear in the RBI Assistant 2021 Exam. Separate admit card will be issued for Prelims & Main Examination.

RBI Assistant 2021 Result

The result of RBI Assistant 2021 Examination will be announced in three stages. After prelims examination, the result will be announced in the first week of December 2021 declaring the list of shortlisted candidates for Main Examination. The exam conducting authority will further declare the result after Main Examination announcing names of selected candidates for LPT. The final result will be announced in February 2021 which will contain the list of final candidates who will get their appointment letter.

RBI Assistant 2021 Cutoff

Candidates have to attain the minimum cut off marks in order to get selected for the final appointment. Here we have mentioned the prelims cut off marks created after analysing the previous year’s RBI Assistant Cutoff marks

S.No Category Minimum Cut off Marks
1 SC 60- 80
2 ST 50- 70
3 OBC 60-80
4 General 70-90
5 PWD 40-60

RBI Assistant 2021 Exam Centres

State Cities
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar, Naharlagun
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Chattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
Delhi Bahadurgarh, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon
Goa Panaji, Verna
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
Haryana Ambala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Palwal, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar
Himachal Pradesh Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Kathua, Samba
Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka Belagavi, Bengaluru, Bidar, Kalaburgi, Hubli, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Shivamgga, Udipi
Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrichur
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain
Maharashtra Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Ri-Bhoi, Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima
Odisha Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur
Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur
Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok
Tamilnadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Thoothukodi, Tirunelvelli, Vellore
Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal,
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bulandhshaher, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Unnao, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee
West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Berhampur, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri

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