(Notification) RBI : Assistant Examination - 2014

Reserve Bank of India

Recruitment for the post of Assistant

The Reserve Bank of India invites applications from eligible candidates for 506 posts of “Assistant” in various offices of the Bank. Selection for the post will be through a country-wide competitive Online Examination and Interview.

Post Detail:

Post Name: Assistant

No of Post: 506

Pay Scale:

Selected Candidates will draw a starting basic pay of ` 8,860/- per month (i.e. ` 8,040/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates only) in the scale of ` 8,040 – 410 – 9270 – 500 – 11,270 – 550 – 13,470 – 650 – 15,420 – 720 – 16,140 – 990 – 20,100 (20 years) and other allowances, viz. Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance etc., as admissible from time to time. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments for Assistants is approximately ` 22,732/-

Educational Qualifications (as on 06-08-2014):

i) At least a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate and the knowledge of word processing on PC.
ii) A candidate belonging to Ex-servicemen category should either be a graduate from a recognized University or should have passed the matriculation or its equivalent examination of the Armed Forces and rendered at least 15 years of defence service.
iii) Candidates applying for post in a particular state should be proficient in the language of the state i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language.

Scheme of Selection:

Sr. No. Name of Tests (Objective) No of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 Test of Reasoning 40 40 2 Hours
2 Test of English Language 40 40  
3 Test of Numerical Ability 40 40  
4 Test of General Awareness 40 40  
5 Test of Computer Knowledge 40 40  
6 Total 200 200  

i) The above tests except the Test of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

ii) A candidate has to qualify in each part of the Objective test separately. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. Candidates will have to pass in each of the objective tests.

iii) Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in anInformation Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to downloadalong with the call letter for examination from the RBI’s website.

Application Fees:

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Non- Refundable) Payable from 16.07.2014 to 06.8.14 (Online payment) and 18.07.2014 to 11.08.2014 (Offline payment) both dates inclusive] shall be as follows

  • Rs. 50/- for SC/ST/PWD/EXS. (Intimation Charges)
  • Rs. 450 /- for OBC/General candidates (Examination fee+ Intimation Charges)


Candidates can apply online only from 16.7.14 to 6.8.14 and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Important Dates:

Website Link Open: 16.07.2014 to 06.08.2014

Payment of Examination Fees

  • Online: 16.07.2014 to 06.08.2014
  • At Bank Branches: 18.07.2014 to 11.08.2014

Schedule of Online Test (Tentative): Varied dates around fourth week of September 2014

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