RBI Direct Recruitment for Assistant (2018)

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is India’s central banking institution. It is known as the banker to other banks in the country. RBI Assistants are recruited to provide support in various departments of RBI Offices. The assistants handle various responsibilities like Currency issue and circulation , Banking Document Verification , Attending to government treasury work , Data entry , file work etc. RBI Assistant 2018 exam is considered as one of the most prestigious exams organized yearly by Reserve Bank of India on a National Level for the recruitment process of Assistants post in different branches of RBI across India. If you’re preparing for RBI Assistant exam 2018, Here we provide brief notification detail the Recruitment .

  1. IMPORTANT DATES:-
 S. No. EXAM SCHEDULE TENTATIVE DATES
1. Release of Notification October 2018
2. Last date to fill Application November 2018
3. RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam November 2018
4. Result of Prelims December 2018
5. RBI Assistant Mains Exam December 2018

 

  1. VACANCIES:-
Post RBI Assistant General SC ST OBC TOTAL
Ahmedabad          
Bengaluru          
Bhopal          
Bhubaneshwar          
Chandigarh          
Chennai          
Guwahati          
Hyderabad          
Jaipur          
Jammu          
Kanpur and Lucknow          
Kolkata          
Mumbai          
Nagpur          
New Delhi          
Patna          
Thiruvananthapuram and Kochi          
TOTAL          

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS: –
  2. Age Limits:- Minimum Age is 20 Years and Maximum 28 years
  3. 2. Educational Qualification :- The candidate must have the following educational qualifications :
  • Graduate from University/ Institution/Board recognized by the Government of India.
  • Minimum of 50% marks (Pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate
  • Knowledge of word processing on Personal Computer (PC).

There is some age relaxation for the students of RBI Assistant in different categories

 

CATEGORY AGE RELAXATION
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years

 

PwD 10 Years for Gen, 13 years for OBC & 15 years for SC/ST
Ex-Servicemen To the extent of service provided by them to Armed Forces+ 3 years additional (Up to 50 Years)
Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married 10 Years
Candidates who were domiciles in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in between the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 5 Years
Candidates, holding working experience of RBI Years of Experience (Maximum 3 Years )

 

  1. FEE:-
Category SC/ST/PwD GEN/OBC STAFF
Application fee Rs. Rs. NIL

 

  1. HOW TO APPLY: – Candidates satisfying the conditions of eligibility are first required to visit the URL “http://ibps.sifyitest.com/rbiastoct17/”. Candidates are required to apply only online using the website
  2. EXAM PATTERN:-
  3. Phase -I
Subject NUMBER OF QUESTIONS MAXIMUM MARKS Duration
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 1 hour
English Language 30 30
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

NOTE:- Phase –I is only QUALIFIYING in nature

 

Phase –II:-       

Subject NUMBER OF QUESTIONS MAXIMUM MARKS TIME
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 30 minutes
English Language 40 40 30 minutes
Reasoning Ability 40 40 30 minutes
Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 minutes
General Awareness 40 40 25 minutes
Total 200 200 135 minutes

 

  1. SYLLABUS:-

Phase – I

Reasoning ability Quantitative aptitude English General awareness Computer Knowlwdge
Syllogism Number Series Comprehension reading Current affairs Computer Generation
Seating arrangement Profit and loss Spotting Error Banking/Financial Awareness/Economics news MS  Word
Puzzle Ratio & proportion Fill in the blanks News related to Reserve Bank of India MS Excel
Blood relation Partnership and ages Sentence Improvement   PowerPoint
Inequality Average Cloze test   Internet
Directions and distances Boats & Streams Para jumbles   Operating System
Coding & Decoding Time and work     Computer Hardware
Ranking Pipe and cistern     Abbreviations related to Computer Knowledge
Data sufficiency Time and distance      
  Quadratic Equation      
  Data Sufficiency      
  Simplification & Approximation      
  Data Interpretation      

 

  1. Previous Year CUT-OFF :- Cut –off marks of RBI Assistant exam in 2017  is as follows:-

 

PHASE- I

                                Category

         State

General OBC ST SC
Ahmedabad 80.00 74.00 69.75
Bengaluru 77.75 74.25 68.25 68.75
Bhopal 83.25 63.75 78.00
Bhubaneshwar 84.50 82.25 68.50 71.25
Chandigarh 87.50 81.75 70.25 77.00
Chennai 83.50 81.75 76.00
Guwahati 77.25 73.50 63.75 71.00
Hyderabad 87.00 84.25 74.50 80.50
Jaipur 85.75 81.75 67.50 74.50
Jammu 80.00 72.25 56.25 70.25
Kanpur and Lucknow 85.00 78.50 64.25 72.75
Kolkata 86.50 78.50 74.50
Mumbai 74.25 68.25 56.50 70.00
Nagpur 80.00 75.75 54.00
New Delhi 85.75 79.25 74.75
Patna 86.25 72.50 69.75
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi 87.25 84.25 76

 

PHASE- II

Category

Subject

General , Gen EXS OBC, OBC EXS SC,ST,SC EXS , ST EXS , ALL PwD
Reasoning 14.00 12.00 11.00
English Language 14.00 12.00 11.00
General Awareness 14.00 12.00 11.00
Computer Knowledge 14.00 12.00 11.00
Numeric Ability 14.00 12.00 11.00