RBI Grade B

RBI Grade B

Posted on :March 22nd 2019, 10:33 am

RBI Grade B 2019

RBI Grade B is one of the most coveted job profile in the Banking Sector. Through RBI Grade B 2019 Exam, the government will recruit eligible candidates to the post of Officer in Reserve Bank of India. With an excellent pay scale and reputed job profile, every year thousands of students take this examination. With a handful of vacancy it is really important to prepare effectively for this exam. his year RBI Grade B notification will be released for various posts including-

  • Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General)
  • Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR
  • Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM

RBI Grade B 2019 Exam Dates

The tentative schedule of RBI Grade B will be released soon by Reserve Bank of India. Candidates can get a overview of the RBI Grade B Tentative Schedule 2019 from below.

Serial Number




Release of online application form

to be announced


Last date to submit online application form


Release of Admit card for Phase-I Exam


Commencement of Phase-I exam


Commencement of Phase-II exam

RBI Grade B Eligibility Criteria

In order to apply for RBI Grade B exam, candidates should fulfil the following criteria -

Age Eligibility-

  • To qualify in RBI exam the minimum required age is 21 years and maximum age 30 years.
  • If a candidate possesses M.Phil and Ph.D. degree, the upper age limits in these cases are 32 and 34 years respectively.

Educational Qualification [for RBI Grade B (General)]-


Educational Qualification

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - (General)

Graduation degree with a minimum of 60% marks is required as well as in 12th & 10th examination.

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DEPR

Master degree in economics with a minimum of 55% marks.

Officers in Grade 'B' (DR) - DSIM

Master degree in statistics/mathematical statistics/mathematical economics/econometrics/statistics & informatics from IIT-Kharagpur/ applied statistics & informatics from IIT-Bombay with a minimum of 55% marks.

Number of Attempts


Number of Attempts


6 attempts


No limit

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2019

166 RBI Grade B Vacancies were declared for RBI Grade B 2018. We are expecting the vacancy to be almost same for RBI Grade B 2019 Exam. Let's have a look at the detailed vacancy for previous year to get an idea of the expected vacancy for RBI Grade B 2019 Exam.

Serial Number




RBI Grade B (GEN)



RBI Grade B (OBC)



RBI Grade B (SC/ST)


RBI Grade B Salary

  • The basic pay scale of the candidate selected as RBI grade B officer is Rs. 67,933/-.
  • The pay scale is of Rs. 35,600/- p.m. in the scale of Rs. 35150-17 50(9)-50900-EB-17 50(2)- 54400-2000(4)-62400 (16 years) applicable to Officers in Grade B.
  • The RBI Grade B officer is entitled with several other benefits such as DA, HRA, Conveyance allowance, Medical allowance, Education allowance, Bank Loan facility, leave Fare Concession & more.

Job Profile

  • After selection as Grade B Officer in RBI, candidates undergo a training period of 15 weeks.
  • The total probation period for RBI Grade B is 2 years.
  • Candidates are allotted to various department of the bank after the training period.