RBI Grade B 2021 Notification Out!

RBI Grade B Notification 2021

RBI has announced the dates for the Interview process to be held for both General & DEPR/DSIM streams. The Interviews will begin from Aug 02 & Aug 30 for General & DEPR/DSIM respectively. RBI Grade B 2021 notification had been released recently. RBI has invited applications from young and eligible candidates to fill a total of 322 vacancies. The RBI Grade B notification has all the details regarding vacancies, exam pattern, exam dates and more.

Conducting AuthorityReserve Bank of India
RBI Website www.rbi.org.in
RBI Posts Grade B officer
Mode of application Online
Stages of Exam Prelims, Mains, Interview
Opening Date for Submission of Online
January 28, 2021
Closing Date for Submission of Online
February 15, 2021
RBI Grade B (DR) General- Phase I and DEPR/DSIM Paper I Examination March 06, 2021
RBI Grade B (DR) DEPR/DSIM Paper II and III Examination March 31, 2021
RBI Grade B (DR) General- Phase II Examination April 01, 2021
RBI Grade B Vacancy 322
RBI Grade B (DR) General- Phase I and DEPR/DSIM Paper I Examination Result March 13, 2021 (Click Here)
RBI Grade ‘B’ (General) Phase-II Examination Result May 04, 2021 (Click Here)
Short Listed Candidates for Interview (DEPR) Click Here
Short Listed Candidates for Interview (DSIM) Click Here
RBI Grade B DR (General) 2021 Interviews August 02, 2021 onwards
RBI Grade B DR DEPR/DSIM 2021 Interviews August 30, 2021 onwards

RBI Grade B Vacancy

RBI has released a total of 322 vacancies for Grade B posts. You can have a look at the breakup of the number of vacancies released for RBI Grade B 2021. Also to give your preparation a strong hold, you can enrol in RBI Grade B online course.

PostsNumber of VacanciesTotal
RBI Grade B Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General) 108 49 27 59 27 270
RBI Grade B Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR 13 5 3 6 2 29
RBI Grade B Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM 9 5 5 3 1 23

Perks of RBI Grade B Officer

RBI Grade B Descriptive Writing

RBI Grade B Exam Pre-training

RBI Grade B notification 2021

Being one of India’s most coveted examinations, RBI has implemented a very strenuous PET for the Grade B cadre. Also known as Phase 1 exam, the RBI Grade B Prelims will include questions from different categories to test your English Skills, General Awareness, Quantitative Skills and Logical Reasoning.

Frequently Asked Questions


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


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


Is there any NEGATIVE MARKING in RBI Grade B Exam?


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


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


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


Do RBI Grade B Officers get a pension?


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


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


RBI Grade B  2021 Exam will be in online mode.




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


Is RBI Grade B Officer job transferable?


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


How many attempts are there in RBI Grade B?


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.


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


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


Will there be any interview after the written result ?


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


Is it possible to crack this exam in first attempt ?


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.


Is the exam Bilingual ?


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


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


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.