RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017 | Check Phase-I & Phase-II Exam Date and Previous Year Papers @ rbi.org.in

Reserve Bank of India is organizing the Officers Grade-B Examination for 161 post. Those examination will be held in two Phases i.e Phase-I & Phase-II. Here is news for those candidate who are searching RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017. The RBI Grade-B Officer Phase-I & Phase-II Examination will consist the Objective Type & Descriptive Type paper. The Objective type paper will consist the Multiple choice question of Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness, Economics, Statistics, Finance & Management. So therefore those candidate who want to start preparation for RBI Grade-B Officer Examination should have download Reserve Bank of India Exam Pattern 2017. Download link of RBI Exam Pattern PDF, you may check below.

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017/ Reserve Bank of India Officers Exam Details

Name of OrganizationReserve Bank of India
Also Known AsRBI
Total No. of Post161
Name of PostGrade-B Officers
Exam NameRBI Grade-B Officer Exam 2017
CategoryRBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017
Status of RBI Exam PatternAvailable
Official website of RBIwww.rbi.org.in

Information About RBI 161 Grade-B Officer Vacancy 2017 / Reserve Bank of India Gr-B Officer Exam Strategy
Reserve Bank of India has published recruitment notification for 161 Grade-B Officers post. The notification was published on 03.05.2017. Last date for filling up online application form is 23.05.2017. Candidate who have submit application form till the last date will be applicable for RBI Grade-B Officer Examination. As per notification, selection of candidate for RBI Grade-B officer Jobs will be based on Phase-I & Phase-II Examination. Candidate who secure minimum qualified marks in Phase-I & Phase-II Examination should have appear in Interview. Further more information, you can check below.

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017 / Reserve Bank of India Exam Methodology

The RBI Grade-B Officer Examination 2017  will be held in two phases i.e Phase-I & Phase-II. The Phase-I examination will be conduct online and comprising of Objective Type question paper. While Phase-II examination will be also conduct Online but comprising the Descriptive Type question paper which is followed as :

Phase-I Online Examination (Objective Type) :

The phase-I examination will comprising the single paper of 200 marks.The paper will be held on 17th June, 2017. It will comprising the topics on these subjects :

  • General Awareness
  • English Language
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Reasoning

RBI Grade-B Exam Pattern for Phase-I Examination of Gr-B Officer DR (General)

S.NoObjective Type TestNo. of QuestionMarksTime
1.General Awareness8080120 Minutes
2.English Language3030
3.Quantitative Aptitude3030
4.Reasoning6060
Total200200

Duration of paper will be 120 minutes. There will be a negative marking for each wrong answer.  1/4 mark will be deducted as penalty. Those candidate who secure minimum qualified marks in Phase-I examination, will be shortlist for Phase-II examination.

Phase-II Online Examination (Descriptive Type)

The phase-II online examination will be conduct on 7th July, 2017. It will comprising the three papers i.e Paper-I, Paper-II & Paper-III as under :

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern for Phase-II 

Name of PaperType of PaperTimeMarks
Paper-I (Economic and Social Issues)Objective Type90100
Paper-II English(Writing Skills)Descriptive Type90100
Paper-III Finance and ManagementObjective Type90100

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern for (DR) DEPR

The Paper-I Objective Type (Economics) will be held on 17th June, 2017 and  Paper-II & III will be held on 6th and/ or 7th July, 2017. Paper-I will comprising the 120 minutes.  Candidate who score minimum marks in Phase-I examination will be shortlisted for Paper-II & III.

RBI Grade-B Officer DEPR Exam Pattern for Phase-I & II

Name of PaperDurationMaximum
Paper-I Objective (Economics)120 Minutes100
Paper-II Descriptive Type (Economics)
Question will be displayed on Computer, answer to be written on paper
180 Minutes100
Paper-III English – Descriptive Type
(To be typed with help of Keyword)
90 Minutes100
Total300

The Paper-I and Paper-II may be written either in Hindi or English. Paper-III will have to be answered in English only.

RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern for (DR) DSIM

Name of PaperDurationMaximum
Paper-I Objective (Statistics)120 Minutes100
Paper-II Descriptive Type (Statistics)
Question will be displayed on Computer, answer to be written on paper
180 Minutes100
Paper-III English
(To be typed with help of Keyword)
90 Minutes100
Total300

RBI Exam Pattern is important document according to the exam perspective. With the help of exam pattern, candidate can get approximate idea of question framing & designing. Here we have provided RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern for different post. Those candidate who shortlist for interview on basis of aggregate mark of Phase-II (Paper-I + Paper-II+ Paper-III). The Reserve Bank of India will display the roll number of shortlisting candidate on official website at appropriate time for appearing in Interview. It will consist the 50 marks.Those candidate who are willing to start preparation for Officers Grade-B Examination can download RBI Grade-B Officer Syllabus 2017 in details from here. For Previous year question paper, you can visit Official website of RBI.

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Conclusion : Reserve Bank of India will conduct the Grade-B Officer Examination for 161 Vacancy. So therefore those candidate who are appearing in examination should have download RBI Grade-B Officer Exam Pattern 2017. Download link of RBI Exam Pattern PDF you may check above.