In this blog, I Will Give You Complete Information about the RBI Assistant Exam.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is a banker of banks. RBI controls the financial policy of the Indian rupees. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) play an important role in the Development Strategy of the Government of India.
RBI is assigned a 21-member Central Board of Directors for general administration. The number of directors and posts is given below:
|Post||Numbers Of Members|
|Directors nominated by Government||10|
|Representative finance ministry||2|
|Directors||4 (Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai)|
RBI Assistant Exam
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is known as the Banker of banks in the country. Assistants are recruited to give support and help in the various departments of RBI offices.
Assistants have great responsibility when a new currency is released or demonetization of currency takes place.
RBI assistant responsibility and duties are given in the below:
- Ensuring Stability of Financial
- The File work of RBI assistant is the collection of receipts, maintenance of ledger, balance tally, etc.
- Attending Treasury Work of Government
- RBI receive daily lots of letters where the assistants have to reply to the emails on a daily basis.
- Daily entering the transaction in the computer and maintain the fair record of the same.
Four Types of RBI Assistant Officer
- RBI Grade A Officer
- RBI Grade B Officer
- RBI Grade C Officer
- RBI Grade D Officer
RBI Assistant Recruitment Exam
RBI Assistant Recruitment Exam is an open competitive exam. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is conducted the RBI Assistant exam to select eligible candidates for the post of Assistant.
This exam is provided candidates a gateway to joining one of the most honourable government organizations in India. Reserve bank of India (RBI) is released 926 vacancies for RBI assistant recruitment.
The candidates eligible and interested can register themselves online on the official RBI website. RBI Assistant all the Notification has been published on the official website of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) www.rbi.org.in.
RBI Assistant Exam is conducted in three phases:
Three sections of preliminary examination:
- English Language
- Numerical Ability
- Reasoning Ability
- Main examination
- Language Proficiency Test (LPT)
RBI Assistant Recruitment Exam Highlights
|Conduct by||Reserve Bank of India|
|Website of RBI||rbi.org.in|
|Category of exam||National Level Recruitment Exam|
|Vacancies||Assistant Post 926|
|Section||3 section: Prelims, Main exam, Language Proficiency Test(LPT)|
|Application Fee||SC/ST/ PWD/EXS: INR 50, General/OBC/EWS: INR 450|
RBI Assistant Vacancies
RBI Assistant Vacancy 2021 is released to be soon on its official website. Last year a total number of vacancy 926 Assistant posts were available for candidates.
Last year RBI Assistant Vacancies are category and branches wise listed in the given table:
|Kanpur & Luck now||32||14||0||11||6||63||1||1||1||0||2||6|
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||11||5||0||2||2||20||0||1||1||0||1||2|
Payscale of RBI Assistant
Most of the candidates apply for the post of RBI Assistant because one of the major reasons is the RBI Assistant salary.
RBI assistant payscale 2021 details are given below table:
|RBI Assistant Salary|
|Basic 7Salary||Rs. 14,650|
|Gross Emission||Rs. 32,528|
|Pay Scale of RBI Assistant||13150 – 34990|
RBI provides the perks and allowances facilities to Assistant. Here is the list of perks and allowances given below table:
|Facility Of RBI Assistant|
|allowances||Transport Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Dearness Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, etc.|
|Refund money||maintenance of vehicle for official purpose, newspaper, book Grant, allowance for the furnishing of the residence, etc.|
|Governance:||benefits of Gratuity and Pension Scheme|
|facilities of Dispensary||OPD treatment, hospitalization, medical expenses, and dispensary facilities.|
|Loans and Advances||Grant low rates of interest Housing, Car, Education, Consumer Articles, and Personal Computer.|
|Total Annual Pay||Rs. 3, 80,000/- p.a. (approximately).|
RBI Assistant Exam Apply Online
Candidates apply online RBI Assistant recruitment Exam need to check the following steps:
Step 1: Go to the RBI official site rbi.org.in.
Step 2: Click on the new registration button.
Step 3: then, enter Name, Contact details, and Email id, address, etc. Click on save and next button.
Step 4: candidate fills all the correct details in the form
Step 5: candidate upload the photograph and signature in the required format
Step 6: then, pay your application fees through an online payment.
Step 7: then click on the final submit button.
Step 8: Take a printout for future reference.
- Candidates should have Photograph and Signature Ready before applying for RBI Assistant.
- Candidates don’t sign in capital letters, it is not accepted.
- candidate Keep all important documents ready at the time of Online Payment of the Application Fee
- Candidate fill the valid email id at the time of Registration.
RBI Assistant Exam Dates
RBI Assistant exam date 2021 is not exactly announced by the RBI Department. Candidates can see all dates of RBI assistant activities.
Look in the below table for the important date of RBI assistant exam date:
|RBI Assistant Notification||23rd December 2019|
|Start Date Of Online Application Form||23rd December 2019|
|Last Date Of Online Application Form||16th January 2020|
|RBI Assistant Prelims Admit Card Download On||February 2020|
|Date Of RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam||14th & 15th February 2020|
|Result Of RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam||3rd March 2020|
|Mains Exam Date Of RBI Assistant||29th March 2020|
Eligibility Criteria of RBI Assistant
Always candidates check the RBI Assistant eligibility criteria 2021 before filling the RBI assistant recruitment exam.
Here is the details of 2021 eligibility criteria of RBI Assistant in the below:
- Age Limit
- Educational Qualifications
A candidate minimum age is 20 years and maximum age is 28 for applying RBI assistant recruitment exam. The reserved category have relaxation granted by the government in age range. The list of category wise relaxation is given in the below table:
|PWD||10 years for General Candidates, 13 years for OBC category, 15 years for SC/ST category.|
|Ex-Servicemen||Armed Forces+5 years|
|Women judicially/Divorced Women/ separated women and not re-married /widows||10 years|
|Candidates have working experience in RBI||Maximum of 3 years|
|Physical Handicapped||10 years|
|PH + OBC||13 years|
|PH + SC/ST||15 years|
|Candidates belong to Jammu and Kashmir province of India||5years|
Candidates have these educational qualification for RBI assistant exam:
- Candidate should graduate from recognized University, Institution and Board by the Government of India.
- Candidate have Minimum 50% marks (Pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate
- Candidate must be word processing knowledge on Personal computer (pc).
- Candidate must be an Indian Citizen.
- Candidate must be a Subject of Nepal/Bhutan.
- Before 1962, Tibetan refugee who moved to India, with the intention to settle down permanently in India.
- The Person of Indian Origin who has moved to India from Burma, Pakistan, Uganda, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia, Ethiopia, Zaire and Vietnam with intention of settle down permanently in India.
RBI Assistant Application Fee
RBI assistant application fees to pay are compulsory for all the candidates. RBI application fees 2021 candidate pay on RBI official site rbi.org.in.
Candidates can easily pay the application fees through debit cards, credit cards, internet banking, imps, cash cards, and mobile wallets. Here is the RBI Assistant application fee 2021 is given in the below table:
|OBC/General Candidates||Rs. 450/-|
|ST /SC/PWD/EXS Candidates||Rs. 50/-|
RBI Assistant Admit Card
RBI Assistant Admit card is compulsory for all candidates to give the RBI assistant exam and Candidate have an admit card for the RBI assistant exam.
RBI clearly said the hard copy of the Admit Card won’t be sent through post to the candidates. Always keep extra copies of the Admit Card. Candidate should have details for downloading the admit card:
- Registration Number/Login Id
- Password/D.O.B details
Steps for download the admit card:
Step 1: open the official website of RBI rbi.org.in.
Step 2: Click on the current openings.
Step 3: then, click on the vacancy option.
Step 4: now, click on admit card download.
Step 5: candidates enter Registration Number/Roll Number and D.O.B./Password.
Step 6: then, Click on the submit button.
Step 7: now, save and download the admit card.
RBI Assistant Exam Pattern
The RBI Assistant Exam will be conducted in three phases:
- Main exam
- Language Proficiency Test (LPT).
It is compulsory for all candidates to pass three stages exam in order to be a part of the final selection in the RBI Assistant recruitment process. Now talk about RBI Assistant Exam Pattern 2021 is discussed in details in the given table:
Preliminary Exam Pattern
|Numerical Ability||35||35||20 min|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 min|
|English Language||30||30||20 min|
Mains Exam Pattern
|Reasoning Ability||40||40||30 min|
|General Awareness||40||40||25 min|
|English Language||40||40||30 min|
|Numerical ability||40||40||30 min|
|Computer Knowledge||40||40||20 min|
Language Proficiency Test (LPT)
Candidate clear the Preliminary and main exam after that candidate give Language Proficiency Test (LPT) .this Test based on the Official or Local Language of the State.
Few candidate are stand in the Language Proficiency Test and who candidate not clear the test will be disqualified. Here is details about the LPT in given table:
- 0.25 marks deducted for wrong answer.
- No deduction for left blank and unattemped question
|Place||Language For LPT|
|Chandigarh||Punjabi / Hindi|
|Guwahati||Assamese / Bengali / Khasi / Manipuri / Bodo / Mizo|
|Patna||Hindi / Maithili|
|Mumbai||Marathi / Konkani|
|Kolkata||Bengali / Nepali|
|Mumbai||Marathi / Konkani|
|Jammu||Urdu / Hindi / Kashmiri|
RBI Assistant Syllabus
Candidates also check the syllabus and knowledge test pattern of RBI assistant recruitment exam. Candidates need the RBI assistant syllabus for preparation of exam because competition is very tough so candidates easily prepare for exam with syllabus.
Here is the discussed about the RBI assistant syllabus 2021 in the given table:
|Numerical ability||Data interpretation, average, profit &loss, simplification and approximation, ratio and proportion, boats &streams, pipe &cisterns, data sufficiency, HCF & LCM|
|Reasoning Ability||Number series, row arrangement, blood relation, coding and decoding, analogy, symbol, directions based concept, odd man out, statement reading, understanding, puzzle, ranking, inequality|
|General awareness||Current affairs, geography, political science, rbi news, banking awareness, economic news, financial terms, history.|
|Computer knowledge||Computer history, operating system, PowerPoint, MS excel, MS word, hardware, software, internet, abbreviation of computer related.|
|English language||Synonyms, reading comprehension, fill in the blank, active &passive voice, cloze test, word meaning, sentence rearrangement, word meaning|
RBI Assistant Cut Off
RBI Assistant cutoff 2021 not announced by RBI. Candidates look here for last year cut off category and area wise given in table:
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||87.25||84.25||76||–|
|Kanpur & Luck now||85.00||78.50||72.75||64.25|
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