RBI Notifies Changes In Exam Pattern For Grade B Officers Recruitment

The Reserve Bank of India has notified changes in the exam pattern for selection for Officers in Grade - B (DR) positions from the year 2015. The changes, however, have been made only in Phase 2 exam. The exam will consist of two phases followed by an interview. The examination is going to be computer based for both the phases. Phase 1 is an objective type paper Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) consisting of 200 marks.

 

Phase 2 examination will consist of 3 papers, 2 compulsory and 1 optional consisting of 100 marks each.

Changes in the Phase 2 paper are as follows:

1. 'Economics and Social Issues' paper are now compulsory.

2. English paper will be descriptive type and computer based.

3. The third paper will be optional. Candidates will have a choice from Finance & management / Economics/ Statistics.

Educational qualification required for Grade B Officers:

  • The candidate must have a minimum of 60% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/PWD) or equivalent in Bachelor's Degree as well as in class 10 and class 12 examinations.

Age Limit:

  • The age of the candidates must be between 21-30 years.

RBI Notifies Changes In Exam Pattern

Selection Process:

  • Candidates qualifying Phase 1 examination will be eligible for Phase 2 examination.
  • Final selection will be made on the basis of combined marks of Phase 2 and Interview. The interview carries 30 marks.

Number of attempts:

  • The maximum permissible number of attempts (which were applicable for candidates belonging to Unreserved/General Category) has been increased from 4 to 6.

For Quick Alerts
ALLOW NOTIFICATIONS  
For Daily Alerts

--Or--
Select a Field of Study
Select a Course
Select UPSC Exam
Select IBPS Exam
Select Entrance Exam
JOIN US ON SOCIAL NETWORKS

Thousands of Careerindia readers receive our evening newsletter.
Have you subscribed?

Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Careerindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Careerindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more