Generally for entering the bank as an Officer a student can apply to
- RBI Officer Grade B conducted by Reserve Bank Of India.
- State Bank PO conducted by SBI
- State Bank Associate PO conducted by SBI
- Generally For All other Bank Officer Exams is conducted by IBPS Mumbai .
RBI Grade ‘B’ Officers Exam
RBI Grade B Exam Pattern
RBI Grade B 2018 exam will be conducted in two phases – Phase I and Phase II. The exam is followed by an interview. The mode of the exam, both Phase I and Phase II, shall be online.
In Phase I, the questions shall be objective in nature (MCQs). There shall be 200 questions of 1 mark each. A negative marking of 0.25 mark for each incorrect answer is the rule. The exam duration shall be 2 hours. Candidates have to secure both sectional and overall minimum qualifying marks.
The Phase I paper shall comprise of the following sections:
|Section||Number of Questions||Marks|
Those who will clear Phase I of RBI Grade B 2018 can appear for Phase II. In Phase II, both objective and subjective questions shall be present.
The Phase II examination of RBI Grade B 2018 exam shall comprise of 3 Papers. Each of these paper will be 1.5 hours long with 100 marks weight for each.
Paper III of Phase II shall have 3 optional subjects out of which candidate has to choose one.
|Papers||Type of Paper||Time Allotted (min)||Marks|
|Economic and Social Issues||Objective||90||100|
|Finance and Management/Economics
|Phase I||Phase II|
|Type of questions||Objective||Objective and Subjective|
|Total no. of questions||200||N/A|
|Duration||2 hours||1.5 hours X 3|
|Negative marking||0.25 marks||N/A|
RBI Grade B 2018 Interview
Candidates shall be called for interview based on the marks received in Phase II of written exam. Total marks for the interview would be 50 marks. Candidates can opt for either English or Hindi for the interview.