RBI Assistant Exam Language Proficiency Test (LPT)


RBI Assistant Exam Language Proficiency Test (LPT)


As per RBI Assistant Exam Notification Language Proficiency Test (LPT) will be held after pre & mains exam.

Candidates applying for assistant post in a particular recruiting office should be proficient in the language. which means candidate should know how to read, write, speak and understand the language of the state/ any of the states falling under the recruiting office.

Here is the List of RBI Regional Office and Languages:

  • Ahmedabad – Gujarati
  • Bengaluru – Kannada
  • Bhopal – Hindi
  • Bhubaneswar - Oriya
  • Chandigarh – Punjabi / Hindi
  • Chennai – Tamil
  • Guwahati – Asamiya / Bangla / Manipuri
  • Hyderabad – Telugu
  • Jaipur – Hindi
  • Jammu – Urdu / Hindi
  • Kanpur & Lucknow – Hindi
  • Kolkata – Bengali
  • Mumbai – Marathi
  • Nagpur – Marathi / Hindi
  • New Delhi – Hindi
  • Patna – Hindi
  • Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi – Malayalam

Language Proficiency Test (LPT) - The candidates provisionally selected from the main on-line examination will have to undergo a language proficiency test (LPT). The language proficiency test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned (Annex-IV).

Candidate not proficient in the Official/Local Language would be disqualified.

Only such number of candidates will be called for Language Proficiency Test who stand sufficiently high in merit on the aggregate marks of the Objective Tests, such merit being decided by the Bank in relation to the number of notified vacancies to be filled in.

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