RBI Vacancy

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is responsible for upholding the economic institutions of the country. Through its recruitment exams, the RBI selects candidates who will go on to be an essential cog in the commercial machinery of India.

The RBI vacancy notification for these posts is also expected to be updated on the official RBI website very soon. This article will give information regarding RBI Vacancy for both RBI Grade B and RBI Assistant Exam.

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RBI Grade-B Vacancy

The phase-1 of RBI Grade-B exam is expected to be conducted on July 2019. The candidates can expect the official notification to be released in June. The total number of vacancies for this post will also be mentioned in the official information. To get a general idea of the number of vacancies that are usually available, candidates can refer to the vacancy details of the previous years’ exams.

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The table below gives details for RBI Grade B vacancy for the year 2018

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2018

Post

Number of Vacancies

Unreserved i.e., General

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)$

Total

Officers in Grade B (DR) – General

64

20

10

33

127^

Officers in Grade B (DR) – DEPR

11

4

1

6

22^^

Officers in Grade B (DR) – DSIM

11

(1)*

3#

2

17

$ Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘Creamy Layer’ are not entitled to OBC reservation. They should indicate their category as ‘General (GEN)’.

^Out of 127 vacancies for Grade ‘B’ (DR)-General, five vacancies are reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disability (PwBD) Category, i.e. one vacancy for candidates of blindness and low vision. 1 vacancy for deaf and hard of hearing. One vacancy for locomotor disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy; and two vacancies for multiple disabilities from amongst persons as detailed below in para 1 of Note for PwBD candidates.

^^Out of 22 vacancies for Grade ‘B’(DR)-DEPR, one vacancy is reserved for PwBD category under blindness and low vision. * Backlog vacancy, # includes two backlog vacancies.

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The table below gives details for RBI Grade B vacancy for the year 2017.

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2017

Post

Number of Vacancies

Unreserved i.e., General

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)#

Total

Officers in Grade B (DR) – General

73

22

11

39

145$

Officers in Grade B (DR) – DEPR

09

00

00

03

12

Officers in Grade B (DR) – DSIM

01

1

02*

00

4

# Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘Creamy Layer’ are not entitled to

OBC reservation. They should indicate their category as ‘General (GEN)’.

$ Out of 145 vacancies mentioned above one job is reserved for candidates with Visual

Impairment (VI) and three vacancies are reserved for candidates with Hearing Impairment (HI). No

backlog vacancies are available for OH category. However, PWD candidates belonging to any

of the three categories may apply for these posts, subject to their suitability for

these posts. Persons with Disability may belong to any group – GEN/SC/ST/OBC.

* Backlog vacancy

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The table below gives details for RBI Grade B vacancy for the year 2016.

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2016

Post

Number of Vacancies

Unreserved i.e., General

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)#

Total

Officers in Grade B (DR) – General

77

26

8

52

163

# Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘Creamy Layer’ are not entitled to OBC reservation. They should indicate

their category as ‘General (GEN)’.

* Out of 163. vacancies mentioned above, six vacancies are reserved for candidates belonging to Persons with Disability (PWD)

Category – 2 jobs for Visually Handicapped (VH) and 4 vacancies for Hearing Impaired (HI). Persons with Disability may belong to any group – GEN/SC/ST/OBC.

The table below gives details for RBI Grade B vacancy for the year 2015

RBI Grade B Vacancy 2015

Post

Number of Vacancies

Unreserved i.e., General

Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Other Backward Classes (OBC)#

Total

Officers in Grade B (DR) – General

67

15

13

39

134*

#Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘Creamy Layer’ are not entitled to OBC reservation. They should indicate their category as ‘General (GEN)’.

*Out of 134 vacancies mentioned above, 04 vacancies are reserved for candidates belonging to Persons with Disability (PWD) category – one vacancy each for Visually Handicapped (VH), Orthopedically Handicapped (OH), and two vacancies for Hearing Impaired (HI). Persons with Disability may belong to any category – GEN/SC/ST/OBC.

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RBI Assistant Vacancy

The RBI Assistant 2019 recruitment notification is expected to be released soon. Only a limited number of vacancies will be released for each branch of the RBI. To get selected as an RBI assistant, the candidates will have to clear both prelims and mains exams. To get a general idea of the number of vacancies that are usually available, candidates can refer to the vacancy details of the previous years’ exams.

RBI Assistant Exam- RBI Assistant Vacancy 2017
RBI Assistant Exam - RBI Assistant Vacancy 2016

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