RBI Assistant Notification 2020

The RBI Assistant exam is conducted by the Reserve Bank of India. It is the central bank for the country and the notification for the recruitment of RBI Assistant 2020 has been released.

On December 23, 2019, RBI released the notification to fill in 926 vacancies. Candidates willing to appear for the RBI Assistant Exam 2020 must start the preparation and fill in the application form within the deadline provided by the conducting body.

Latest Update: RBI Assistant admit card for the mains examination released on November 13, 2020. Candidates can visit the linked article to get the direct link to download the call letter. 

To know more about the RBI Assistant post and recruitment process, candidates can visit the linked article.

For latest notifications regarding the Government exams 2020, candidates can visit the linked article.

RBI has released the prelims exam marksheet for the Assistant exam conducted on February 14th & 15th, 2020 on March 16, 2020. Candidates can check their scores at the RBI Assistant result page.

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RBI Assistant Notification

The RBI Assistant notification comprises details like vacancies, application procedure, important dates, salary, eligibility, etc. The table given below mentions the important details regarding the RBI Assistant recruitment 2020:

RBI Assistant Exam Notification 2020
Conducting Body Reserve Bank of India
Level of Exam National Level
Frequency Depends upon the requirement
Vacancies Released 2020 926
Post Assistant
Mode of Examination Online
Online Application Dates December 23, 2019, to January 24, 2020

For details regarding the different RBI exams candidates can visit the linked article. 

The RBI Assistant preliminary exam 2020 is scheduled to be conducted on 14th & 15th February 2020 and the mains exam is scheduled to be conducted in March 2020.

RBI Assistant Exam Date

The Reserve Bank of India reserves the right to set the RBI Grade B and RBI Assistant exam dates. Given below are the important RBI Assistant exam dates 2020:

RBI Assistant Exam 2020
RBI Exam Events RBI Assistant Exam Dates 2020
Online Application Process December 23, 2019, to January 24, 2020
Admit Card February First Week
Preliminary Exam February 14 & 15, 2020
Mains Exam November 22, 2020

The RBI Assistant exam date for registration has been extended to January 24, 2020. Candidates can visit the official site of RBI and apply for the post of Assistant.

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RBI Assistant Application Procedure

The RBI Assistant notification 2020 has been released. The last recruitment for RBI Assistant was conducted in the year 2017 and it is after 2 years that RBI has released vacancies for the post of Assistant in the Reserve Bank of India. Candidates interested in applying for other bank exams can visit the linked article for more details. 

The last date to apply for the RBI Assistant exam 2020 has been extended to 24th January 2020. Candidates can follow the below mentions steps to apply for the post of Assistant:

  1. Visit the official site of RBI (www.rbi.org.in
  2. Choose the New Registration option and fill in all the required information
  3. Upload all the required documents and recheck before final submission as no changes will be allowed once the form is submitted finally
  4. Also, candidates need to scan and upload a passport size photo and signature as per the guidelines provided
  5. Finally, complete the form by completing the payment. Payment will only be accepted through online mode.
RBI Assistant Online Application Fee
Category Fee
OBC/General/EWS Rs. 450

Candidates must make sure they carefully go through the RBI Assistant Eligibility Criteria before filling in the form. Only the candidates who fulfil the eligibility will be allowed to appear for the exam. 

RBI Assistant Vacancy

A total of 926 vacancies were released for the RBI Assistant recruitment 2019-20. The distribution of vacancies has been given below:

RBI Assistant Vacancy 2019-20

Each year the number of vacancies released depends on the requirement of the conducting body and accordingly may increase or decrease. The exact distribution of state-wise vacancies is mentioned in the official RBI Assistant notification.

Thus, aspirants must prepare themselves well enough as the number of vacancies released is way lesser in comparison to the number of applicants.

RBI Assistant Exam Centres

The RBI Exam 2020, preliminary level of exam is tentatively scheduled to be conducted in the month of February 2020. Candidates preparing for the exam must note that RBI releases the list of exam centres and only these candidates can choose the centre closest to them from the given list. 

RBI Assistant Exam Centres

RBI Assistant Exam Centres 2019-20

RBI Assistant Exam Centres 2019-20

A candidate’s candidature will only be accepted if the application fee has been submitted by the candidate. 

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RBI Assistant Selection Procedure

The RBI Assistant exam will be conducted in three stages:

  1. Preliminary Exam
  2. Mains Exam
  3. Language Proficiency Test

The preliminary level of the exam will be only qualifying in nature and the marks scored in this level of the exam will not be calculated for merit. Candidates who qualify the preliminary exam will be shortlisted for the mains exams and the final selection of candidates will be based on the marks scored in the mains exam. 

Candidates can know the detailed RBI Assistant syllabus at the linked article. 

RBI Assistant Salary

Along with a respectable job profile, the salary structure, and perquisites provided by the Reserve Bank of India also act as an advantage for the employees.

As per the official RBI Assistant notification, starting basic pay of Rs. 14,650 is given to the employees at the pay scale of 13150–750(3)–15400–900(4)–19000–1200(6)–26200–1300(2)–28800–1480(3)–33240–1750(1)–34990. At present, the initial monthly gross emoluments of an Assistant is approximately Rs. 36,091. 

Other than this, various other perks and benefits are provided to an employee working at the post of Assistant in the Reserve Bank of India.

RBI Assistant Notification 2020:- Download PDF Here

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Frequently Asked Questions on RBI Assistant Notification

Q 1. What is the LPT test as per the latest RBI Assistant Notification?

Ans. As per the latest RBI Assistant notification, the LPT is the Language Proficiency Test. It is conducted in the official language or the local language of the concerned state.

Q 2. What information is given in the RBI Assistant notification?

Ans. All important details including the exam dates, exam pattern, the application process, selection process, vacancies, etc. are mentioned in the RBI Assistant notification.

Q 3. Which are the best books to study for the RBI Assistant exam?

Ans. Given below is a list of books that candidates can consider to prepare for the RBI Assistant exam:

    • Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S. Agarwal
    • Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R.S. Agarwal
    • Data Analysis and Interpretation by Arun Sharma
    • Wren & Martin for English Language

Candidates can consider the same books for the preparation of Grade B exam. Aspirants can visit the RBI Grade B books page to download the list of books to prepare for RBI exams.

Q 4. What is the RBI Assistant exam date for the Preliminary exam 2020?

Ans. The RBI Assistant exam date for preliminary examination 2020 is February 14 & 15, 2020.


  1. Hello
    Iam Lavanya here, I have completed my MBA in 2019. can i apply for RBI exam. ANd what all the books to be reffered and how to crack theb exam and Dates for the exam.
    SO please someone Guide me.

    1. Hi Lavanya,
      Please check the RBI Assistant eligibility conditions before applying for the exam. You can check the following pages for important Books, Preparation tips and exam dates.
      RBI Assistant Syllabus
      RBI exam 2020

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