RBI Grade B Exam Dates

RBI Grade B Calendar 2021

RBI Grade B Exam Dates

The RBI Grade B  recruitment 2021 was released recently. The official RBI Grade B notification has all the details regarding the RBI Grade B exam date, exam pattern, eligibility, and more. RBI is a much-awaited notification for aspirants and therefore, the competition is going to be tough. RBI Grade B Phase 1 and Phase 2 exams have already been conducted. 

RBI has now released the dates for the final Interview process. The Interviews for RBI Grade B(DR)- General stream will commence from Aug 02, 2021 & for RBI Grade B (DR) DEPR/DSIM from Aug 30, 2021.

RBI Grade B 2021  online registration had started from January 28, 2021.  The closing date for submission of the online application was February 15, 2021.  It is advised to keep visiting the Reserve Bank of India official website to get updated with the official notification.

Further information on RBI Grade B  2021 important dates can be deduced from the table below:

RBI Grade B Exam Dates 2021

RBI Grade B EventsRBI Grade B Tentative Dates
Opening Date for Submission of Online
Applications
January 28, 2021
Closing Date for Submission of Online
Application
February 15, 2021
Grade B (DR) General- Phase I and DEPR/DSIM Paper I Examination March 06, 2021
RBI Grade B (DR) General- Phase I and DEPR/DSIM Paper I Examination Result March 13, 2021 (Click Here)
Grade B (DR) DEPR/DSIM Paper II and III Examination March 31, 2021
Grade B (DR) General- Phase II Examination April 01, 2021
RBI Grade B DR (General) 2021 Interviews August 02, 2021 onwards
RBI Grade B DR DEPR/DSIM 2021 Interviews August 30, 2021 onwards

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q1:  

Can those students who are appearing in Final year of Graduation apply for any post in RBI Grade B?

A:  

No, a candidate must have completed his/her graduation. If he/she is in the final year of graduation then they cannot apply.

Q2:  

Is there any NEGATIVE MARKING in RBI Grade B Exam?

A:  

Yes, negative marking for wrong answers in CBTs is 1/4th of the marks for that question.

Q3:  

In RBI Grade B Exam, Can I choose Hindi language as the exam language?

A:  

Yes, RBI Grade B Exam is bilingual (i.e, Hindi & English) exam. You can choose your preferred language either Hindi or English.

Q4:  

Do RBI Grade B Officers get a pension?

A:  

No, under the ambit of NPS currently there is no pension scheme for RBI employees.

Q5:  

RBI Grade B  2021 Exam is in ONLINE OR OFFLINE mode?

A:  

RBI Grade B  2021 Exam will be in online mode.

Q6:  

Is there SECTIONAL CUT-OFF in RBI GRADE B Exam?

A:  

Yes. RBI Grade B Exam has sectional and overall cut-off .

Q7:  

Is RBI Grade B Officer job transferable?

A:  

Yes, but only after completing the initial 5 years of posting.

Q8:  

How many attempts are there in RBI Grade B?

A:  

Candidates belonging to the general category can attempt the examination only 6 times. Whereas, there is no restriction to the SC/ST/OBC/PWD categories.

Q9:  

What is the age limit for the RBI Grade B posts?

A:  

The minimum age limit for the candidates is 21 years & the maximum age should not be more than 30 years.

Q10:  

Will there be any interview after the written result ?

A:  

Yes. There will be a final phase of Interview after RBI Grade B Phase I & Phase II.

Q11:  

Is it possible to crack this exam in first attempt ?

A:  

To crack any exam, one needs a complete preparation strategy,along with the complete exam information. If you are dedicated towards your goal, you would surely be able to crack the exam in first attempt.

Q12:  

Is the exam Bilingual ?

A:  

Yes. The exam is bilingual. You can attempt all the sections in English or Hindi except the test of English Language.

Q13:  

What would be the word limit for ESI and FM Descriptive paper?

A:  

For Paper 1 (ESI) and Paper 3 (FM) Descriptive Type Paper, the word limit prescribed is - 600 words for 15 marks questions, 400 words for 10 marks questions.