RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria 2022

By Ajay | Updated on: May 28, 2022

Eligibility Criteria 2022

rbi assistant

Before applying for any exam, you should read the complete information carefully. Ensure that you fulfill theRBI Assistant 2022 eligibilityso that your candidature is not canceled at a later stage. The most important aspect of RBI Assistant eligibility criteria is that one should be an Indian citizen to be eligible for the recruitment process. Apart from this, a candidate may also be:

  • A subject of Nepal
    OR
  • A subject of Bhutan
    OR
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before January 01, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • 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.

Let’s look into the detailedRBI Assistant eligibility criteria mentioned below.

Educational Criteria

To be eligible for RBI Assistant 2022 recruitment you need to be a Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized by the Central Government with at least 50% marks. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD are exempted from the RBI Assistant 2022 notification percentile criteria as per past year recruitment. You must have knowledge of Word processing on a computer system. For more details on RBI Assistant eligibility, refer to the table below.

PostEducational Criteria
RBI Assistant
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate and the knowledge of word processing on PC
  • A candidate belonging to Ex-servicemen category (except dependents of ex-servicemen) should either be a graduate from a recognized University or should have passed the matriculation or its equivalent examination of the Armed Forces and rendered at least 15 years of defence service.
  • Candidates applying for post in a particular recruiting office should be proficient in the language (i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language) of the state/ any of the states falling under the recruiting office.

Age Criteria

Apart from the eligibility criteria, you need to follow the RBI Assistant age limit. To be able to apply for the RBI Assistant exam 2022, you must not be less than 20 years and not older than 28 years. Detail on RBI Assistant recruitment 2022 age limit is provided below.

PostAge Criteria
RBI Assistant Between 20 and 28 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/02/1994 and not later than 01/02/2002 (both days including) are only eligible to apply

Age Relaxation

RBI also provides a relaxation in the upper age limit for the candidates belonging to the reserved categories in the RBI Assistant 2022 exam. The relaxation may vary according to the subcategory within the reserved category. You can refer to the complete details of age relaxation in RBI Assistant 2022 official notification from the table below.

Sr. No.CategoryAge Relaxation
1 Scheduled Class/ Scheduled Tribe By 5 years, i.e, upto 33 years
2 Other Backward Classes (OBC, falling under Non-creamy Layer) By 3 years, i.e, upto 31 years
3 Persons with Disabilities (PWD) By 10 years (GEN/EWS), 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)
4 Ex-Servicemen To the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to maximum of 50 years
5 Widows/divorced women/women judicially separated who are not re-married By 10 years
6 Candidates domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 By 5 years
7 Candidates having work experience in Reserve Bank of India To the extent of no. Of years of such service, subject to a maximum of 3 years

  • The reserved categories are not entitled to any cumulative age relaxations either under above heads or other heads.
  • A candidate who has recently migrated from one State or a part of the State to another needs to produce his/her OBC certificate which should have been issued on the basis of his/her father's OBC certificate belonging to the State to which the candidate originally belongs.

Recommended Courses for you


Daily Beepedia

Weekly Beepedia

Monthly Beepedia

RBI Assistant Prelims - Free Mock Tests

RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 5 Prelims - Moderate

RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 5 Prelims - Moderate

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks
RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 4 Prelims - Easy

RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 4 Prelims - Easy

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks
RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 3 Prelims - Difficult

RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 3 Prelims - Difficult

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks
RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 2 Prelims - Moderate

RBI Assistant 2022 Mock Test 2 Prelims - Moderate

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks

RBI Assistant Prelims - Previous Year Paper

RBI Assistant Prelims 2022 Previous Year Paper

RBI Assistant Prelims 2022 Previous Year Paper

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks
RBI Assistant Prelims 2019 Previous Year Paper

RBI Assistant Prelims 2019 Previous Year Paper

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks
RBI Assistant 2017 Previous Year Paper Prelims

RBI Assistant 2017 Previous Year Paper Prelims

  • 60 Minutes
  • 100 Questions
  • 100 Marks

FAQs

No, in order to apply for the RBI Assistant exam, you must possess a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks for general category candidates and pass class for reserved candidates.
Yes, depending upon the category you belong to, the upper age limit varies.
If you belong to the reserved category but come under Creamy Layer, you are not entitled for any relaxation.
Yes, you can apply against unreserved vacancies if no vacancies have been reserved for your category in your respective state.
No. As per the RBI Assistant 2022 notification, your mark sheet or provisional certificate must be issued on or before 1st February, 2022. If the results are directly uploaded on the website, then you must possess a valid certificate from the recognized authority stating the date of passing on or before 1st February, 2022 .

Important link