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RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria

RBI Assistant Exam Eligibility

The Eligibility criteria for RBI Assistant Exam is detailed below:

RBI Assistant Age Limit

Age Limit is Between 20 and 28 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/10/1989 and not later than 01/10/1997 are only eligible to apply. 

Age will be reckoned as on 1/10/2017.

There is a relaxation in upper age limit for SC. ST, OBC, PWD, and others as follows:             


Sr. No.


Relaxation in Time


Scheduled Class/ Scheduled Tribe

By 5 years, i.e, upto 33 years


Other Backward Classes (OBC)

By 5 years, i.e, upto 31 years


Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

By 10 years (GEN), 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)



To the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to maximum of 50 years


Widows/divorced women/women judicially separated who are not re-married

By 10 years


Candidates domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period  from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989

By 5 years


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

RBI Assistant Education Qualification:

Education Qualification (as on 10/10/2017) for RBI Assistant Exam is as follows:

  1. At least a 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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
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