RBI Grade B Exam Pattern

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RBI Grade B Exam Pattern for Phase II (Mains) 2017.

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern for Phase II (Mains) 2017

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the result of Phase I Exam (Prelims) for the recruitment of Officers in Grade ‘B’ (General) Direct Recruitment – (DR).  There are 161 vacancies. The RBI Grade B Exam takes place in 3 stages – Prelims, Mains and Interview. While the Prelims is of qualifying nature, the Mains exam & Interview will account for your final selection. To know the in detail about the RBI Grade B exam pattern 2017, read this article carefully.

RBI Grade B Exam Date 2017

The following are the important dates for RBI Grade B Exam 2017.

Exam Date
ESI+English+F&M July 7, 2017
Paper II-Economics July 6, 2017
Paper II-Statistics July 6, 2017
Paper III- English July 6, 2017
Paper III- English July 6, 2017

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern (Phase II)

Read the given table carefully to find details about Subjects, type of Papers, Duration, Marks, etc about Phase II of RBI Grade B Exam:

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern – Phase II
Name of Paper Type of Paper Time (Minutes) Marks
Social Issues
Objective Type 90 100
Paper II:
(Writing Skills)
Descriptive (typing) 90 100
& Management)
Objective type 90 100
  • You will appear for Phase II of RBI Grade B exam only after you clear the Phase I or the Prelims exams.
  • The Phase II or Mains exam will be carried out in either 1 or 2 days.
  • The Optional Subjects for RBI Grade B Exam will be as follows:
    1. Finance & Management
    2. Economics
    3. Statistics
  • You will have to select any 1 subject out of the 3, as per post preference and eligibility.
  • This exam will also be taken Online.

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern (Phase III)

  • After you clear the Phase II of the RBI Grade B Exam, you will then be called for an Interview.
  • The Interview will carry 50 marks.
  • The details regarding your Interview, i.e. Date, Time & Location will be provided to you in your Call-letter.

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RBI Grade B Exam Pattern (Phase I)

Read the table carefully to know about the Subjects, Marks Allotment and Duration for Phase I (Prelims Examination):

RBI Grade B Exam Pattern– Phase I
Subjects No. of Qs Maxi. Marks Duration
General Awareness 80 80 2 hours
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
Reasoning 60 60
Total 200 200
  • The RBI Grade B Prelims Exam consists of 4 modules (subjects) as mentioned above.
  • The exam will be Online MCQ (Objective Type) Exam.
  • You will have to clear this Phase to be eligible for next.
  • This exam carries 200 marks.