RBI Grade B Selection Process & Exam Pattern 2018

RBI Grade B selection process

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RBI Grade B Selection Process 2018

Every year, Reserve Bank of India conducts RBI Grade B Officer exam to select eligible candidates for the position of Grade B officer in its various branches all across the country. RBI Grade B selection procedure 2018 comprises of three stages – Phase I, Phase II and an interview. The RBI Grade B Phase I exam will be conducted on 16th August 2018. Reserve Bank of India Grade B examination is a great opportunity for all the Banking aspirants to serve the Central Bank of Indian Banking System. This article will provide you all the details of RBI Grade B selection procedure and exam Pattern 2018.

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RBI Grade B Selection Process 2018

RBI Grade B selection procedure consist of 3 stages mentioned below

  • Phase-I (Objective type written Exam)
  • Phase-II (Descriptive Type Written Exam)
  • Personal Interview

You need to secure the minimum marks for each of the three stages and also have to clear Phase I online examination to be eligible for Phase II of the examination. Final merit list will be prepared on the overall performance of student in  Phase – I, Phase – II and Personal Interview. You can check RBI Grade B Vacancy details 2018.

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern 2018: Phase-I online examination for General Department

Section No. of Qs Marks
General Awareness 80 80
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
Reasoning 60 60
Total 200 200

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern 2018: Online exam for DEPR/DSIM Department

Paper Time (in min)
Marks
Objective Type Paper on Ecomomics / Statistics 120 100
Descriptive Type Paper on Ecomomics / Statistics 180 100
Descriptive Paper on English 90 100
Total 300

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern 2018: Phase-II online examination for General department

The Phase-II is also online examination. If you are shortlisted in Phase-I of the online examination can appear for RBI Grade B Phase- II. You have to secure minimum qualifying marks in Phase-II online examination to be shortlisted for interview. The Phase-II Online examination will have three papers. Negative marking is applicable for paper 1 & paper 2. Check the Official website for more information.

Section Paper Time
Marks
Paper 1 Economic and Social Issues Objective 90 minutes 100 marks
Paper 2 English Writing Skills Descriptive 90 minutes 100 marks
Paper 3 Optional Subject Objective 90 minutes 100 marks
Total 270 minutes 300 marks

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern 2018: Interview

You will be shortlisted for interview based on the aggregate score obtained in Phase I and Phase II of the examination. The minimum aggregate cut off marks for being shortlisted will be decided by the Board based on the number of vacancies. The Interview is out of 50 marks. You can opt for the interview either in English or Hindi.

Interview = RBI Grade B Phase I + RBI Grade B Phase II

RBI Grade B Final Selection 2018

Final selection is based on adding the marks of Phase I and Phase-II and interview.

Final Selection = RBI Grade B Phase I + RBI Grade B Phase II + Interview

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