RBI Grade B Notification 2022 PDF Out | Check Exam Date, Age Limit, & Other Eligibility for Recruitment

The RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf is out. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducts the RBI Grade B, a national level exam every year. The official detailed RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf is out now. It is an excellent opportunity for candidates who aspire to pursue their careers in one of the well-reputed banking organizations. Lakhs of students apply for this RBI Grade B recruitment 2022 notification. The complete recruitment details will be available in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download link. The RBI Grade B vacancy 2022 will be released in the official notification. Aspirants are eager to know the RBI Grade B notification 2022 exam date. The Grade B Officer post holds a lucrative salary and job profile which is one of the main reasons for immense competition. To get this post, one has to successfully crack both the prelims and mains phases along with the Interview. Go through this page to know more on RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf, age limit, syllabus, salary, selection process, etc.

Table Of Content:

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 RBI Grade B 2022 Exam Date RBI Grade B 2022 Eligibility
RBI Grade B Vacancy 2022 RBI Grade B 2022 Salary RBI Grade B 2022 Apply Online
RBI Grade B 2022 Exam Pattern RBI Grade B 2022 Syllabus RBI Grade B 2022 Preparation
RBI Grade B 2022 Cut off RBI Grade B 2022 Result  

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 PDF Download

Here we have added the official RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download link. Download the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf to know all the recruitment details.

Download RBI Grade B Notification 2022 PDF

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Exam Dates

The RBI Grade B notification 2022 exam date is available in the table below.

Exam Events

Important Dates

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Date

28th March 2022

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Apply Online Start Date

28th March 2022

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Apply Online Last date

18th April 2022 (till 6 pm)

RBI Grade B Admit Card Download Date

May 2022

Phase 1 Online Exam for Officers in Grade B (DR) - General posts

28th May 2022

Phase 2 (Paper 1, 2, 3) Online Exam for Officers in Grade B (DR) - General posts

25th June 2022

Phase 1 Online Exam for Officers in Grade B (DR) - DEPR / DSIM posts

2nd July 2022

Phase 2 (Paper 2 & 3) Online / written Exam for Officers in Grade B (DR) - DEPR / DSIM posts

6th August 2022

Download RBI Grade B Syllabus 2022 PDF

RBI Grade B Salary 2022

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Vacancy

The RBI Grade B vacancy 2022 has been released. In the notification, you can know the RBI grade B vacancy 2022 category wise.

Post

Unreserved i.e., General (GEN/UR)

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

EWS

Total

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) - General

109

32

15

59

23

238

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) - DEPR

11

4

5

8

3

31

Officers in Grade ‘B’ (DR) - DSIM

7

7

5

4

2

25

Total RBI Grade B Vacancy 2022

294

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates can check the Eligibility Criteria as per RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf i.e. Nationality, age limit, educational qualification, etc. provided below.

Nationality:

As per the RBI Grade B recruitment 2022 notification pdf, a candidate must be: 

  1. a citizen of India, or 
  2. a subject of Nepal, or 
  3. a subject of Bhutan, or 
  4. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or 
  5. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (2), (3), (4), and (5) shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination, but the offer of appointment may be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate is issued to him/her by the Government of India.

Check RBI Grade B Job Profile

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Age Limit:

Check the RBI grade B notification 2022 age limit (as of 1st January 2022).

  • A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not have attained the age of 30 years on January 01, 2022.

i.e., he/she must have been born not earlier than January 02, 1992 and not later than January 01, 2001. 

Relaxation in the Upper Age Limit:

As per the RBI Grade B recruitment 2022 notification pdf, the relaxation in the upper age limit for various reserved categories is given below.

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

5 Years

OBC

3 Years

ex-employees of banking institutions whose services had to be terminated for reasons of economy or because of bank going into liquidation and personnel retrenched from Government Offices after at least one year's service and currently registered with Employment Exchange

5 Years

PwBD (General)

10 Years

PwBD (OBC)

13 years

PwBD (SC/ ST)

15 years

Ex-servicemen including Commissioned Officers & ECOs/SSCOs who rendered a minimum of 5 years Military Service as of 1st January 2022 and were released

Up to 5 years

Educational Qualification:

The following minimum educational qualifications as of 1st January 2022 are prescribed for the posts as given in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf:

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General):

Check the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf educational qualification for Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General):

  • Graduation in any discipline /Equivalent technical or professional qualification with minimum 60% marks (50% for SC/ST/PwBD applicants) or Post-Graduation / Equivalent technical qualification with minimum 55% marks (pass marks for SC/ST/PwBD applicants) in aggregate of all semesters/years.

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR:

Check the educational qualification for Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR as per RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download:

  • A Master's Degree in Economics / Econometrics / Quantitative Economics / Mathematical Economics / Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters /years from a recognized Indian or Foreign University /Institute; OR 
  • PGDM/ MBA Finance with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters /years from a recognized Indian or Foreign University /Institute; OR
  • Master’s Degree in Economics in any of the subcategories of economics i.e. agricultural/ business/ developmental/ applied, etc., with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters /years from a recognised Indian or Foreign University /Institute.

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM:

Refer to the educational qualification for Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM has given in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download:

  • A Master's Degree in Statistics/ Mathematical Statistics/ Mathematical Economics/ Econometrics/ Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ Applied Statistics & Informatics from IIT-Bombay with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/years; OR 
  • Master's Degree in Mathematics with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/years and a one-year postgraduate diploma in Statistics or related subjects from an Institute of repute; OR 
  • M. Stat. Degree of Indian Statistical Institute with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all semesters/years; OR 
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Analytics (PGDBA) jointly offered by ISI Kolkata, IIT Kharagpur, and IIM Calcutta with a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate of all semesters/years.

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Apply Online

The apply online steps for the RBI Grade B Recruitment 2022 notification are provided below. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf with the help of the following steps shared below:

  1. Go to the official website of RBI @rbi.org.in.
  2. In the opportunities section, click on the current vacancies section.
  3. Click on the "RBI Officer Grade B Recruitment 2022" link.
  4. Now, click on the "Application Form" link.
  5. Then, Click on the link for New Registration.
  6. Key in the details in the application form and click the save button.
  7. Upload a scanned photograph & signature in the required specifications as per the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download.
  8. Cross-check the entered details.
  9. Click the submit button.
  10. Then, complete the online payment process.
  11. Take a printout of the application for future reference.

RBI Grade B Apply Online 2022

RBI Grade B Online Application Fees

Bank/Transaction charges have to be borne by the candidates. The application fee can be paid through debit/credit card or through net banking. Check the application fee as per the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf.

Category

Application Fee

General/OBC/EWS

Rs. 850/-

SC/ST/PWD

Rs. 100/-

[email protected]

NIL

fee/Intimation charges waiver is only for those employees of RBI (staff candidates) who satisfy the eligibility criteria separately stipulated by the Bank

RBI Grade B Preparation Strategy

RBI Grade B Selection Process 2022

The selection process for the RBI Grade B 2022 exam consists of 3 stages. They are,

  1. Phase-I online Examination (Objective Type)
  2. Phase-II online Examination
  3. Interview

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Exam Pattern

Check post-wise exam pattern as per the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download.

RBI Grade B 2022 Exam Pattern (DR) - General

As given in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf, check Officer (DR) - General phase 1 exam pattern.

Phase 1 Exam Pattern

Section

No. of Questions

Marks

Time

Reasoning



200



200


120 minutes


(However, separate time will be allotted for each test)

Quantitative Aptitude

English Language

General Awareness

 

As given in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf, check Officer (DR) - General phase 2 exam pattern in the table given below.

Phase 2 Exam Pattern

Name of Paper

Type of Paper

Time

No. of questions

Marks 

Paper-I: Economic and Social Issues

50% Objective Type, 50% Descriptive, answers to be typed with the help of the keyboard


(30 +  90) Total -120 minutes



@



(50 + 50)

Total - 100



Paper-II: English (Writing Skills)

Descriptive, answers to be typed with the help of the keyboard

90 minutes

3

100

Paper-III: Finance and Management

50% Objective Type and 50% Descriptive, answers to be typed with the help of the keyboard 

(30 +  90) Total-120 minutes

@

(50 + 50)

Total - 100

@ - For both Paper I and III, there will be 30 questions and 50 marks for Objective questions (some questions carrying 2 marks each and some carrying 1 mark each). In the case of Descriptive questions, 6 questions will be asked, of which candidates will be required to attempt 4 questions (2 of 15 marks each (with difficulty level) and 2 of 10 marks each). In case, a candidate answers more than 4 questions in descriptive, the first 4 shall be evaluated.

RBI Grade B 2022 Exam Pattern (DR) - DEPR

As per the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf download, check the exam pattern for Grade B officer (DR) - DEPR posts.

Name of Paper

Time

Marks

Paper-I Objective Type (on Economics) 

120 minutes

100

Paper-II Descriptive Type (on Economics) (Question paper displayed on the computer, answers to be written on paper)



180 minutes



100

Paper-III English – Descriptive (To be typed with help of keyboard)

90 minutes

100

Total

 

300

RBI Grade B 2022 Exam Pattern (DR) - DSIM

As given in the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf, refer to the exam pattern for Grade B officer (DR) - DSIM posts.

Name of Paper

Time

Marks

Paper-I Objective Type (on Statistics) 

120 minutes

100

Paper-II Descriptive Type (on Statistics) (Question paper displayed on the computer, answers to be written on paper)



180 minutes



100

Paper-III English – Descriptive (To be typed with help of keyboard)

90 minutes

100

Total

 

300

Interview:

  1. Candidates will be shortlisted for the interview, based on the aggregate of marks obtained in Phase-II (Paper-I +Paper-II +Paper-III). 
  2. The minimum aggregate cut off marks for being shortlisted for an interview will be decided by the Board in relation to the number of vacancies.
  3. Roll No. of the candidates shortlisted for interview will be published on RBI website at the appropriate time and interview call letters will be sent on registered email ID. 
  4. Interview will be of 75 marks. 
  5. Candidates shall be required to undergo a Psychometric Test conducted by the Bank before appearing for the Interview.
  6. No marks will be allotted for the same and this will not form part of the final selection criteria. 
  7. Candidates may opt for an interview either in Hindi or English. 
  8. Final Selection will be through a merit list which will be prepared by adding marks secured by candidates in Phase-II examination and interview and grace marks as applicable as per extant rules.

RBI Grade B Notification 2022 Syllabus

Candidates can check the RBI Grade B Notification 2022 syllabus for Phase-1 and Phase-2 selection rounds.

RBI Grade B Phase 1 Syllabus 2022

The phase-1 examination of RBI Grade B exam 2022 will consist of Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language, and General Awareness sections. The detailed phase 1 general officer syllabus as per the RBI Grade B Notification 2022 pdf is given below.

Reasoning

Quantitative Ability

English Language

General Awareness

Logical Reasoning

Simplification

Reading Comprehension

Current Affairs

Alphanumeric Series

Profit & Loss

Cloze Test

Indian Financial Systems

Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test

Mixtures & Alligations

Para jumbles

Indian Banking Systems

Data Sufficiency

Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices

Miscellaneous

Monetary Plans

Coded Inequalities

Work & Time

Fill in the blanks

National Institutions

Seating Arrangement

Time & Distance

Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting

Banking Terms

Puzzle

Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere

Paragraph Completion

 

Tabulation

Data Interpretation

   

Syllogism

Ratio & Proportion, Percentage

   

Blood Relations

Number Systems

   

Input-Output

Sequence & Series

   

Coding-Decoding

Permutation, Combination Probability

   

RBI Grade B Previous Year Paper

RBI Grade B Admit Card 2022

RBI Grade B admit cards for Phase 1, Phase 2 exams, and interview will be released separately. The admit cards will be released 10-15 days prior to the exams of respective stages. Visit the official website of RBI.

  • In the opportunities section, click on the current openings.
  • Click on the RBI Grade B recruitment.
  • Click on the specified admit card link.
  • Enter the registration numbers & date of birth as the password.
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Take a printout of the RBI Grade B 2022 admit card for future reference.

RBI Grade B Result

RBI announces RBI Grade B Phase 1 and Phase 2 result 2022 separately on the official website of RBI. Candidates who have appeared for the RBI Grade B examination can check the result by following the steps given below.

  • Go to the official website of RBI.
  • Click the direct result link appearing on the homepage.
  • Enter your registration/roll number along with the date of birth.
  • Download and save the result for future reference.

RBI Grade B Cut Off

The RBI Grade B cut off 2022 will be set by the Reserve Bank of India. It will be released along with the result for each stage. Check the RBI Grade B 2021 Phase 1, phase 2, & final cut off provided below.

RBI Grade B Cut Off Details

Stage

RBI Grade B Final Cut off 2021 for General post

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

EWS

PwBD 

Aggregate Cut off  marks in paper 1, paper 2, & paper 3 taken together in written exam for shortlisting candidates for interview (out of total 200 marks)

187.75

187.75

167.5

166.75

187.75

166.75 (HI, LD, MD)

169.75 (VI)

Aggregate marks in written exam (paper 1, paper 2, & paper 3) and interview taken together (out of total 375 marks) obtained by the last recommended candidate

252.25

241.25

212.25

205.25

218.25

Gen-226

OBC-223.75

 

Stage

RBI Grade B 2021 Final Cut off for DEPR

GENERAL

OBC

SC

ST

EWS

PwBD

Aggregate cutoff marks in Paper-I (Objective type Test of Economics) of written examination for candidates whose Paper-II (Descriptive Test) were assessed (Out of 100 marks)

47.83

42.83

40.83

40.83

47.83

40.83 (LD)

47.83 (HI, VI, MD)

Aggregate cutoff marks in Paper 1, 2 and 3 taken together in written examination for shortlisting the candidates for interview (Out of 300 marks)

183.17

172.83

162.17

162.17

183.17

162.17 (No candidates shortlisted for interview phase)

Aggregate cutoff marks in the written exam (Paper 1, 2 and 3) and interview taken together (out of 375 marks) obtained by the last recommended candidate

249.83

220.83

186.34

No candidate shortlisted for interview phase

208.01

No candidate shortlisted for interview phase

 

Exam Stage

RBI Grade B 2021 Final Cut off for DSIM

Gen

OBC

SC

ST

EWS

PwBD

Aggregate cutoff marks in Paper I (Objective type test on Statistics) of written exam for candidates whose Paper II (Descriptive test) were assessed (Out of 100 marks)

46.67

46.67

39.67

39.67

46.67

39.67 (HI,MD)

46.67 (LD, VI)-As no vacancy reserved

Aggregate cutoff marks in Paper-1, 2 and 3 taken together in written exam for shortlisting candidates for interview (out of total 300 marks)

164.67

157.33

143.67

143.67

164.67

143.67 (No candidate shortlisted for interview phase)

Aggregate cutoff marks in written exam (Paper-1, 2 and 3) and interview taken together (Out of 375 marks) obtained by the last recommended candidate

236

195.75

169.67

181.33

219.33

No candidate shortlisted for interview phase

RBI Grade B Salary 2022

The salary details as per the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf are:

  • Selected Candidates will draw a starting basic pay of Rs.55,200/-p.m. in the pay scale of Rs. 55200-2850(9)-80850-EB-2850 (2) - 86550-3300(4)-99750 (16 years) applicable to Officers in Grade B.
  • 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 Rs.1,08,404/- (approximately).
  • The House Allowance of 15% of Basic Pay will be paid, if accommodation is not provided by the Bank

RBI Grade B  Notification 2022 PDF - FAQs

Check the FAQs regarding the RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf.

Q: What is the Application Fee for RBI Grade B 2022 Exam?

A: Rs. 850/- is the application fee for the General, EWS, and OBC categories. Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

Q: Does RBI Grade B exam have negative marking?

A: There will be negative marks for wrong answers. About 0.25 marks will be deducted as a negative marking system for each wrong answer in both the RBI Grade B Preliminary and Main examination.

Q: What is the RBI Grade B Notification 2022 salary?

A: The pay scale of RBI Grade B Officer is Rs.55,200/-p.m. in the pay scale of Rs. 55200-2850(9)-80850-EB-2850 (2) - 86550-3300(4)-99750 (16 years) applicable to Officers in Grade B.

Q: What is the RBI Grade B Notification 2022 released date?

A: The official RBI Grade B notification 2022 pdf will be released on 28th March 2022.

Q: What is the RBI Grade B vacancy 2022?

A: The RBI Grade B vacancy 2022 is 294.

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