RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria

RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for any examination, all the candidates should read the complete information given in the RBI Assistant notification 2021. Before you apply to the exam you should make sure to check your rbi assistant eligibility for the exam on all parameters as per the official notification. If you fail to follow the mentioned criteria including all the requirements of RBI, you will not be allowed to appear for the RBI Assistant exam and your candidature will be canceled. Let’s look into the detailed educational criteria of RBI Assistant exam 2021.

RBI Assistant Educational Criteria

A candidate who is willing to apply for RBI Assistant 2021 needs to possess a minimum qualification of Graduation 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 percentile criteria. They just need to be graduate with no minimum percentage. As per the latest release of RBI Assistant notification a candidate must have knowledge of MS. Word processing on a Computer system. For more details on RBI Assistant Educational criteria, please 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.

RBI Assistant Age Criteria 

Apart from the eligibility criteria that a candidate needs to follow while applying for RBI Assistant exam 2021, he/she also needs to follow age criteria. To be able to apply for RBI Assistant Exam, a candidate is expected not to be less than 20 years and not more than 28 years. Detailed RBI assistant age limit table is provided below.

PostAge Criteria
RBI Assistant Between 20 and 28 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than December 02, 1991 and not later than December 01, 1999 (both days including)

RBI Assistant Age Relaxation

RBI also provides a relaxation in the upper age limit for the candidates of certain categories. The relaxation may vary according to the different categories. You can refer to the complete details of RBI Assistant Age Relaxation in the table given below.

Sr. No.CategoryAge Relaxation
1 Scheduled Class/ Scheduled Tribe By 5 years, i.e, upto 33 years
2 Other Backward Classes (OBC) 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

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RBI Assistant Exam Centres

The candidates will come to know about the exam centres that will be allotted for the RBI Assistant exam at the time of filling out the application from. Candidates will get the option to choose the RBI Assistant exam centre accordingly while filling up the application form. Candidates can possibly choose their hometown as the centre if available in the list for RBI Assistant Exam. The centres once chosen cannot be changed later. RBI reserves the right to change the centre at its own discretion. Candidates cannot make any request to change their RBI Assistant exam centre. Please look below for the examination centres which are available for the RBI Assistant exam 2021.

Sr. No.State/UT/NCRPrelims Examination CentreMain Examination Centre
1. Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
2. Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram Kakinada, Kurnool, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram
3. Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
4. Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati
5. Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna
6. Chandigarh Chandigarh- Mohali Chandigarh- Mohali
7. Chattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur Bhilai, Raipur
8. Delhi Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon Delhi NCR
9. Goa Panaji Panaji
10. Gujarat Ahmedabad - Gandhinagar, Anand, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara
11. Haryana Ambala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamuna Nagar Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra
12. Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Hamirpur
13. Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba Jammu
14. Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
15. Karnataka Belagavi, Bengaluru, Kalaburgi, Hubli, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Udipi Bengaluru, Hubli, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Udipi
16. Kerala Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur
17. Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain
18. Maharashtra Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Satara Amravati, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune
19. Manipur Imphal Imphal
20. Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
21. Mizoram Aizwal Aizwal
22. Nagaland Kohima Kohima
23. Odisha Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Rourkela
24. Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
25. Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Sangrur Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Patiala
26. Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Sikar, Udaipur
27. Sikkim Gangtok Gangtok
28. Tamilnadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore Chennai, Coimbatore, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore
29. Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad
30. Tripura Agartala Agartala
31. Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi
32. Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee Dehradun, Haldwani
33. West Bengal Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kolkata, Siliguri

Pre-Examination Training For Reserved Category

RBI provides pre-examination training at certain centres for reserved categories candidates. The training is conducted in consonance with the guidelines issued by Government of India. If you belong to any such category and want to avail such training you need to write to the Regional Office of the Reserve Bank of India. You will be intimated about the training by the Regional Office. All expenses for attending the RBI Assistant Pre-Exam Training program like travelling, boarding, lodging will be borne by you. List of the RBI Assistant training centres are given below.

RBI Assistant - Pre-Exam Training Centre (SC/ST/OBC/PWD)
Reserve Bank of India Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380014. rdahmedabad@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India 10/3/08, Nrupatunga Road, Bengaluru - 560 001 rdbengaluru@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal - 462 011. rdbhopal@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, Bhubaneswar - 751 001. rdbhubaneswar@rbi.org.in
Reserve Bank of India Central Vista, Opp. Telephone Bhawan, Sector 17, Chandigarh - 160 017. rdchandigarh@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Fort Glacis,16, Rajaji Salai, Chennai - 600 001 rdchennai@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Station Road, Panbazar, Guwahati - 781001. rdguwahati@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India 6-1-56, Secretariat Road, Saifabad, Hyderabad - 500 004. rdhyderabad@rbi.org.in
Reserve Bank of India Rail Head Complex, Jammu - 180 012. rdjammu@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India, Rambagh Circle, Tonk Road, Jaipur - 302 052. rdjaipur@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kanpur - 208001. rdkanpur@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India 15, N.S. Road, Kolkata - 700 001. rdkolkata@rbi.org.in
Reserve Bank of India Main Building, Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, Mumbai - 400 001. rdmumbai@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India Main Office Building, Dr. Raghavendra Rao Road, Civil Lines, Nagpur - 440 001. rdnagpur@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India South Gandhi Maidan, Patna - 800 001. rdpatna@rbi.org.in Reserve Bank of India 6, Sansad Marg, New Delhi - 110 001. rdnewdelhi@rbi.org.in



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