RBI Officer Grade B 2017: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has declared the result of RBI Officer Grade B 2017 Phase 2 on July 13, 2017 in online mode. The exam was held online on July 7, 2017. The RBI Officer Grade B 2017 Phase 2 exam comprised of three papers – Paper I, II & III. Based on RBI Officer Grade B 2017 Phase 2 result, candidates 3 times the number of vacancies have been shortlisted for Interview. The marksheet and cutoff of RBI Officer Grade B Phase 2 will be released after the recruitment process is over. The interview will be conducted from August 1 to October 2017. RBI will send the call letters for Interview to the candidates registered email ID. The final selection for the post of RBI Officer Grade B 2017 will be done based on Phase 2 exam and interview. Candidates can check below for RBI Officer Grade B 2017 result, cutoff, admit card and selection procedure.
Highlights of RBI Officer Grade B 2017
|Facts about RBI Officer Grade B 2017 exam|
|Exam Name||Recruitment of Grade B Officers (General) in different branches of RBI|
|Conducted by||Reserve Bank of India|
|Posts||Grade B Officers (General)|
|Total number of vacancies||To be notified later|
|Level of Exam||All India Level|
|Stages of Selection||
|Posting||is mostly in metros or state capitals. But this is an All-India Service, so be prepared to be posted anywhere in India.|
|Probation||Probation Period is of 2 years, extendable to 4 years.|
Selected Candidates will draw a starting basic pay of Rs. 35,150/- p.m. in the scale of Rs. 35150-1750(9) -50900-EB-1750(2) -54400-2000(4) -62400 applicable to Officers in Grade B and they will also be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local allowance, House Rent Allowance, Family allowance, and Grade Allowance as per rules in force from time to time. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments are approximately Rs. 67,933/- (approx.).
Candidates selected from separate recruitments for the post of Officer in Gr. B (DR) for General, DEPR, DSIM streams will join the Common Seniority Group and the seniority among these Officers will be fixed according to the ranking worked out by using the standard percentile score of aggregate marks of selected candidates.
The admit card of RBI Officer Grade B Interview will be released 10 to 15 days prior the commencement of exam. The RBI Officer Grade B Interview call letter will mention the date, time and venue of exam. Candidates should download the admit card online by entering roll number/registration number and password/date of birth. Candidates while appearing for the exam need to carry documents in support of eligibility, caste certificates, academic certificates, passport sized of photographs, print of application form etc.
The result of RBI Officer Grade B Phase 2 exam has been declared on July 13. The result has been declared for those candidates who had secured sectional and overall qualifying marks in Phase 2 exam. Only such candidates will be allowed to appear for Interview. The marks secured by candidates in all the three papers -I, II, III has been aggregated to declare the RBI Officer Grade B result of phase 2. The result has been released in a PDF file. Candidates can check and download the PDF file on this page. The final result of RBI Officer Grade B will be declared after the interview.
The cutoff of RBI Officer Grade B Phase 2 will be declared after the declaration of final result. The RBI Officer Grade B cutoff of Phase 2 has been decided based on the total marks of all the three papers in relation to the number of vacancies. Candidates who had secured category-wise cutoff score in each paper and in aggregate has been shortlisted for interview. The final cutoff of RBI Officer Grade B will be decided based on the marks secured by last qualified candidates in Interview and Phase 2 exam.
RBI Officer Grade B Dates
RBI has announced the exam dates for RBI Officer Grade B recruitment. Candidates can check in the table below for RBI Officer Grade B exam dates.
|RBI Grade B 2017 Event||Dates|
|RBI Officer Grade B 2017 recruitment notice||May 3, 2017|
|RBI Officer Grade B application form||May 3, 2017|
|Last date to apply for RBI Officer Grade B||May 23, 2017|
|Last date for fee Payment||May 23, 2017|
|RBI Officer Grade B 2017 admit card||June 2, 2017|
|Phase I exam of RBI Officer Grade B||June 17, 2017|
|Result of RBI Officer Grade B Phase I exam||June 22, 2017|
|Admit card for RBI Officer Grade B Phase II||June 2017|
|Phase II exam of RBI Officer Grade B||July 7, 2017|
|Result of RBI Officer Grade B Phase II||July 13, 2017|
|RBI Officer Grade B Interview||August 1 to October, 2017|
|RBI Officer Grade B 2017 final result||November 2017|
RBI Officer Grade B 2017 – Vacancy Details
The total number of vacancies for the post of Officer in Gr. B (DR) for General, DEPR, DSIM is given below.
|Officers in Grade B (Gen)||73||39||22||11||145|
|Officers in Grade B (DEPR)||09||03||00||00||12|
|Officers in Grade B (DISM)||01||00||1||02||04|
Candidates can refer to the table below for RBI Officer Grade B Eligibility Criteria 2017:
- Nationality: Only Indian citizens, citizens of Nepal and subjects of Bhutan, persons of Indian origin are eligible to apply.
- Age limit: Candidates age must be in between 21 and 30 years.
- Educational Qualifications : 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 and 10th standard examinations is necessary for applying to the post of RBI Officer Grade B. The minimum qualifying percentage or an equivalent grade for the Bachelor’s Degree will be in aggregate for all semesters / years.
- Maximum Attempts: RBI has capped the number of attempts to 6 for unreserved / General Category. However, there is no such restriction for the SC/ST/OBC/PWD applicants.
RBI Officer Grade B Application Form 2017 concluded on May 23, 2017. Applications were accepted online only. The applications of candidates who fulfilled the eligibility conditions were accepted by the examination authority.The Application Fee for General and OBC Category candidates was Rs 850/-. However, for SC/ST/PWD category candidates the application fees was Rs Rs 100/-.
How to fill RBI Officer Grade B 2017 application form?
- The link to fill RBI Officer Grade B application form was hosted on this page.
- To register application, candidates had to choose the “Click here for New Registration” tab and enter Name, Contact details and Email-id. A Provisional Registration Number and Password was generated by the system and displayed on the screen.
- After registration, candidates jhad to proceed to fill the other part of the application form
- Upload scanned signature and photograph
- Pay the requisite Application Fee
- Submit the Application Form
RBI Officer Grade B Exam Centres 2017
RBI conducted the Phase-I online exam in 156 exam cities spread throughout the country. However, the phase-II exam will be conducted across 10 exam cities. Candidates were allowed to select only one centre for the Phase-I and II examination in the online application. Centre and dates of Examinations are liable to be changed at the Board’s discretion. In the event of cancellation of Examinations at any centre, the Board may at its discretion allot an alternative centre to the candidates concerned. The name, address, timings of the exam will be indicated in the admission certificate of RBI Officer Grade B Phase 2.
The exam of RBI Officer Grade B will be held in two phases – Phase- I and Phase- II followed by interview. Phase – I will be an objective type paper and phase-II will be partically objective and subjective. The Phase-I will be conducted for 200 marks. The Paper will consists tests of (i) General Awareness (ii) English Language (iii) Quantitative Aptitude and (iv) Reasoning, with composite time of 120 minutes. The Phase-II exam will be conducted for only those candidates who will qualify the Phase-II exam. Phase-II will have three papers: Economic and Social Issues (Objective Type), English (Writing Skills) (descriptive type) and Finance and Management/ Economics/ Statistics (Objective Type). The Phase-III will be conducted for 300 marks. Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview, based on aggregate of marks obtained in Phase-II (Paper-I +Paper-II +Paper-III). Final Selection will be based on the marks secured by the candidates in Phase-II and interview.
The RBI Officer Grade B Syllabus 2017 comprises the topics important for the phase-I and II examination. The syllabus of economic and social issues includes topics such as growth and development, balance of payments, economic reforms etc. The paper on english is to assess the writing skills of the candidates. However, Finance and Management includes topics from Financial System, Financial markets and some general topics on finance. Getting familiar with the syllabus will help the candidates to prepare well for the exam.
The candidates appearing for the RBI Officer Grade B should solve the Sample Papers regularly after completing the Syllabus. The RBI Officer Grade B Sample Papers 2017 will help the candidates to increase proficiency on the subjects or topics. Through the sample papers, candidates will get an fair idea of the pattern of questions, number of questions, difficulty level etc.
We have provided here some Sample Papers of RBI Officer Grade B, click the link above and start solving the old sample papers.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the Online Examinations and Interview. Candidates will have to appear for Phase-I and Phase-II examination. Candidates who qualify in these phases will be called for the Interview. Candidates will have to secure minimum marks separately in each test of the Phase-I exam and also secure aggregate marks to be decided by the Board. Qualified candidates will be eligible to appear in the Phase- II exam and secure the minimum sectional and aggregate marks in the same way as in Phase-I. Finally, interviews will be conducted for the Phase-II qualified candidates. Final selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the Phase-II (Paper-I +Paper-II +Paper-III) and Interview
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