RESERVE BANK OF INDIA DIRECT RECRUITMENT 2017-18 Officers in Grade ‘B’ Cadre [‘RBI Officers in Grade ‘B’-‘ DR’ General or DEPR or DSIM]
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to the post of Officers in Grade ‘B’(General). The initial appointment of General Officer (Grade-B) will be subjected to a probation period of two years from the date of joining. The posts will be regularized with RBI after successful completion of probation period.
Officers in Grade ‘B’- 161 Vacancies (General- 145 Posts, DEPR- 12 Posts, DSIM- 04 Posts)
Candidates selected from separate recruitment for the post of Officer in Gr. B (DR) for General, DEPR, DSIM streams will join the Common Seniority Group. Selected candidates are liable to be posted and transferred anywhere in India.
Starting Date for Online Registration/ Payment of Fees: 03-May-2017 (for Gr B DR General), 05-May-2017 (for DEPR/ DSIM)
Last Date for Online Registration/ Payment of Fees: 23-May-2017
Phase I Online Examination: June 17, 2017
Phase II Online Examination: July 06, 2017, and July 07, 2017
Officers in Grade ‘B’ [General]- The applicant must have obtained a First Class Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate of all semesters/ years; as well as in 12th (or Diploma or equivalent) and 10th Standard examinations.
Officers in Grade ‘B’ [DEPR/ DSIM]- Master’s Degree in relevant discipline.
NOTE: For SC/ ST/ PWD candidates the academic norm will be relaxed up to a 2nd Class with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all semesters/ years in Bachelors Degree. SC/ ST/ PWD candidates having a Post-graduate Degree or equivalent are also eligible to apply. The academics must have been obtained from a recognized university/ Institution as per the sovereign regulations of the Government of India.
Age Requirements: The applicants interested for these posts should have obtained a minimum age of 21 years and should not have exceeded 30 years of age as on 01-May-2017. The upper age limit for candidates having M.Phil. qualification will be 32 years as on the scheduled date. Similarly, for the candidates having Ph.D. the upper age limit will be relaxed up to 34 years with reference to the scheduled date. The upper age limit is also relaxed for SC/ ST/ PWD and candidates having significant Banking Industry Exposure as per standard rules of RBI.
Number of Attempts: The maximum permissible number of attempts for candidates belonging to Unreserved/ General Category has been increased from 4 to 6.
Pay Scale: Rs. 35150-1750(9)-50900-EB-1750(2)-54400-2000(4)-62400/-
Selection Process: Candidates will have to appear in the computer based examination (Objective type with Multiple Choice Question pattern) consists of two phases, viz., Phase-I and Phase-II, followed by Interview.
Phase-I [Duration of Exam- 02 Hours, Total Marks- 200]: There are four modules in Phase-I Examination, as General Awareness, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and Reasoning.
Phase-II [Duration of Exam- 04 Hours and 30 Minutes that is 01 Hour and 30 Minutes for each paper, Total Marks- 300 that is 100 Marks for each paper]: There are three papers in Phase-II Examination as English (writing skills), Economic & Social Issues, and Finance & Management/ Economics/ Statistics.
Note: Only successful candidates of Phase-I will be allowed to appear for Phase-II examination.
Interview [Total Marks- 50]: Candidates will be shortlisted for interview on the basis of the results of Phase-II examinations.
Final selection of candidates will be based on marks secured by candidates in Phase-II (Paper-I + Paper-II + Paper-III) and Interview.
Service Liability: The applicants selected for these posts are liable to be posted anywhere in India as per All India Service Liability (AISL)
Rs. 100/- for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates
Rs. 850/- for General/ OBC category candidates
How to Apply: Apply Online The candidates can apply Online only through the website of RBI at www.rbi.org.in
For complete detail on this recruitment, please go through official recruitment notification from RBI, here, RBI Officers Vacancy in Grade-B Cadre Recruitment 2017 Notification. The candidates are requested to log in to the portal of RBI at www.rbi.org.in to know about detailed information and updates periodically.