RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Notification (OUT)- Exam Date, Vacancies

RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021– Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the official RBI Grade B notification 2021 on January 25. The online RBI Grade B 2021 application form will be available at rbi.org from January 28. Eligible candidates will be able to apply online for RBI Grade B recruitment 2021 till February 15. The recruitment will be made for a total of 322 RBI Grade B vacancies. Candidates should check the RBI Grade B eligibility before filling the forms.

RBI will conduct the RBI Grade B Officer 2021 exam for recruitment to the posts of Officers in Grade ‘B’ (General) in RBI. The Phase-1 online examination will be conducted in March 6, 2021 and the phase II examination will be held on April 1, 2021. The direct link to access the RBI Grade B Officer recruitment 2021 form will be update here. Meanwhile, check the complete details on RBI Grade B 2021 recruitment notification, exam date, eligibility and more here

RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Exam Date

According to a short RBI Grade B 2021 Notification issued in the newspaper, the dates of the RBI Grade B 2021 recruitment exam are mentioned below. Check the RBI Grade B Officer recruitment date here-

RBI Grade B Exam Date 2021

Event Important Dates
On-Line RBI Grade B 2021 registration start date January 28, 2021
Last date to apply online for RBI Grade B recruitment 2021 February 15, 2021
Last date for printing your application February 15, 2021
Issuance of RBI Officer Admit Card last week of February 2021
Online Examination (Phase-I ) March 6, 2021
Online Examination (Phase-II) April 1, 2021

RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Notification


RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Vacancies

Below are the RBI Grade B 2021 vacancies distribution according to the department. The complete category wise segregation will be updates after the release of detailed RBI Grade B notification 2021.

Name of Post Number of Posts
Officers in Grade ‘B’
Officers in Grade ‘B’
Officers in Grade ‘B’
Officers in Grade ‘B’
Direct Recruitment – (DR)
270 29 23 322

RBI Grade B 2021 Salary

Shortlisted Candidates will be appointed with a starting basic RBI Grade B salary of Rs. 35,150/- p.m. in the scale of Rs. 35150-1750(9)-50900-EB-1750(2)-54400-2000(4)-62400 along with they will also be receive Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Local allowance, Family allowance, and Grade Allowance as per RBI rules. The initial monthly gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 67,933/- (approx.).

RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Eligibility

Here, complete RBI Grade B Officer Eligibility is mentioned for the convenience of the applicants.

RBI Grade B Age Limit 2021

The age of candidates should be between 21 and 30 years. However, if a candidates have a M.Phil. and Ph.D. qualification, then their age should be between 32 and 34 years.

RBI Grade B 2021 Nationality

Indian citizens, citizens of Nepal and subjects of Bhutan, persons of Indian origin who have migrated from Myanmar and Sri Lanka with the intention of permanently settling in India and in whose favour Eligibility Certificates have been issued by Government of India.

RBI Grade B 2021 Educational Qualification

  • For RBI Officers Grade B (General)– Candidates must have passed Bachelor’s degree as well as 12th and 10th standard examinations with a minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade.
  • For RBI Officers Grade B (DEPR)– Candidates must have attained a A Master’s Degree in Economics/ Quantitative Economics/ Econometrics/ Mathematical Economics/ Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, at least 55% aggregate marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade from a recognised Indian or Foreign University /Institute.
  • For RBI Officers Grade B (DSIM)– Candidates must have passed a Master’s Degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Mathematical Economics/ Econometrics/ Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay or Master’s Degree in Mathematics or Master’s Degree in Statistics of Indian Statistical Institute with a minimum of 55% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or an equivalent grade.

RBI Grade B 2021 Number of Attempts

General Category Candidates who had already appeared Six times for Phase-I Exam in the past, are not eligible to apply. However, SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates can apply as many times they can.

RBI Grade B Recruitment 2021 Application Form

Candidates who satisfy all the eligibility criteria can apply online for RBI Officer Grade B 2021 Examination at RBI official website i.e. www.rbi.org.in from January 28. The last date to submit the online RBI Grades B 2021 form is February 15. No other mode of applications will be accepted. Candidates have to enter all the required basic details and upload the scanned copy of photograph and signature in the online form. Also submit the prescribed application fees, along with the application.

RBI Grade B 2021 Application Fee

Sr. No. Category Charges Amount 
1. SC/ST/PWD Intimation Charges only Rs. 100/-
2. GEN/OBC App. Fee including intimation charges Rs. 850/-
3. STAFF Nil Nil

RBI Grade B 2021 Scanned Documents Details

  • All the scanned images should be JPG or JPEG format.
  • The photograph image’s size should be between 20KB-50KB and the preferred resolution is 200 x 230 pixels.
  • The signature image’s size should be between 10KB – 20KB and the preferred resolution 140 x 60 pixels.

RBI Grade B Officer 2021 Exam Pattern

RBI Grade B Phase 1- Exam Pattern

Name of Paper Number of Ques Time (Minutes) Marks
(i) General Awareness 80 120 minutes 200 marks
(ii) English Language 30
(iii) Quantitative Aptitude 30
(iv) Reasoning 60

RBI Grade B Phase 2- Exam Pattern

Name of Paper Type of Paper Time (Minutes) Marks
Economic and Social Issues
Objective Type 90 100
Paper II:
English (Writing Skills)
Descriptive, to be typed with the help of the keyboard 90 100
Paper-III: (Optional)
Finance and Management or Economics or Statistics
Objective type 90 100

RBI Grade B Officer 2021 Syllabus

Refer the below table to get the details of Prelims syllabus. The complete RBI Grade B Officer Syllabus 2021 comprises the topics of Quantitative ability, Reasoning, English and General awareness.

Quantitative Ability Reasoning English Language General Awareness
Simplification Logical Reasoning Reading Comprehension Current Affairs
Profit & Loss Alphanumeric Series Cloze Test Indian Financial Systems
Mixtures &Alligations Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Para jumbles Indian Banking Systems
Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Data Sufficiency Miscellaneous Monetary Plans
Work & Time Coded Inequalities Fill in the blanks National Institutions
Time & Distance Seating Arrangement Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting Banking Terms

RBI Grade B Officer 2021 Admit Card

The admit card of RBI Grade B 2021 (Phase-1) will be issued online, on the official website of RBI, in last week of February 2021. Candidates have to enter their registration number and the password or date of birth to download the RBI Grade B 2021 admit card. Candidates who qualify the phase-1 exam will be able to download their phase-2 admit card in the last week of March 2021. The admit card will contain the details of exam date, time and venue. Candidates have to bring their call letter and one valid ID proof at the examination centre to appear in RBI Grade B recruitment 2021 exam.

RBI Grade B 2021 Result

The result of RBI Officer Grade B 2021 Phase 1 exam will be issued third week of March 2021. Candidates will need their registration number and password to check their RBI Grade B officer result. The result will be declared in online mode on the official website of RBI. RBI Grade B recruitment 2021 result will contain your section-wise scores and minimum cut off marks. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the Phase 2 Examination, to be held on April 1, 2021.

RBI Grade B Officer 2021 Cut off

RBI will released the final RBI Grade B Officer cut off marks after declaration of final result

Written Test Cut Off (Out of 300 Marks) 196.75 181.75 175.75 175.75
Final Cut off (Out of 350 Marks) 245.75 228 220.50 211.25

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