RBI Assistant 2017 Recruitment, Check Exam Dates, Pattern & Syllabus

RBI Assistant 2017 Recruitment :

The Reserve Bank of India has released RBI Assistant Recruitment 2017 Notification for 623 Assistant posts various offices of the Bank to recruit eligible candidates. RBI Assistant 2017 Online Form submission started from 18th October and it will be closed on 10th Nov 2017 and the prelims exam will be conducted on 27th & 28th November and Main exam has been scheduled for 20th December 2017. Candidates are advised to read the full article to know all the information about RBI Assistant 2017 Recruitment. 

Latest Updates: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the notification for 623 posts of Assistant in Various offices in the Bank. RBI Assistant Prelims examination is going to be held on 27th and 28th November 2017.

If you are confused about what is RBI Assistant Exam, How to prepare for it, what will be the required documents for application, age limit, Qualification, How to apply, etc. Then do not worry about that in this article we are going to clear all your confusions about RBI Assistant Exam 2017, by providing you exact guidelines. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) conducts exam for Assistant job post for their various banks. This exam is conducted every year by RBI under the banner of  IBPS. This exam has three stages: preliminary exam and main exam. Cut-offs and marking scheme are different for both the exam stages. The ones who got sufficient marks to clear the exam. We know this exam is famous among the graduates, so as the competition for the exam increases. “Whatever you learn today will be the ladder for tomorrow's success.”

About RBI: - RBI is the central bank of India. It is set up by recommendation of Hilton young commission on 1 April 1935. This governmental body helps in regulation country’s currency and takes charge of financial agenda. The existing RBI offices are at Kolkata, Mumbai, Lahore, Rangoon, Karachi and Kanpur became branches of the Issue Department. RBI plays a role of a regulator in the banking chain of the country.

Lot's of hard work is needed to crack this exam and we are going to help you in that by providing you all the details, guidelines and preparation tips for RBI Assistant exam 2017.

RBI Assistant Recruitment 2017 Vacancy Details :

The Reserve Bank of India conducts RBI assistant exam for the assistant post in the various banks. Total 623 Assistant vacancies released by the RBI this year. 

  • Total Number of Posts - 623 (In various RBI Banks)
  • Name of Post- Assistant
Office Vacancies PWD # EXS #
Ahmedabad 7(4) 4 8 19 0 1 2
Bangalore 6 2 4 13 25 0 1 3
Bhopal 1 12(5) 0 12 25 1 0 1 3
Bhubaneswar 5(2) 3 1 8 17 1 2
Chandigarh 4 1 1 7 13 1 1
Chennai 3 4 8 15 1 1 2
Guwahati 3 9 6 18 36 1 2 4
Hyderabad 4(1) 1 3 8 16 1 1 2
Jaipur 2 3(1) 2 6 13 1 1
Jammu 2 4(1) 6 11 23 1 2
Kanpur &Lucknow 9 1 12 22 44 1 0 2 4
Kolkata 9 2 12 23 0 0 1 1 2
Mumbai 26 31(7) 78 129 264 3 2 3 12 26
Nagpur 4 3 8 15 1 1 2
New Delhi 9 14 24 47 0 1 1 2 5
Patna 7(2) 1 0 7 15 1 1 2
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi 2 —- 4 7 13 0 1 1 1
Total 92 79 144 308 623 6 5 8 31 64

Note: For more Details, Candidates should read the RBI Assistant Notification 2017.

RBI Assistant 2017 Exam Dates :



Release of Application Form

18th October 2017

Last Date of Registration Process

10th November 2017

Last Date of Correction in Application Form

10th November 2017

Last Date For Application Form Printout

25th November 2017

Last Date of Online Fee Payment

10th November 2017

RBI Assistant Prelims Exam Date

27th and 28th November 2017

RBI Assistant Main Exam Date

20th December 2017

RBI Assistant Final Result

Update Soon

RBI Assistant 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

Before going directly towards the application form first you should know, are you settling in the eligibility criteria of RBI for the Assistant post.

Educational Qualifications (As on 1st October 2017): Candidates should have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks and they should have knowledge of word processing on PC. OR Candidates who are in Ex-servicemen category should either have a graduation degree from a recognized University or should have cleared the matriculation or its equivalent examination of the Armed Forces and rendered at least 15 years of defence service.

Age Limit (As on 1st October 2017): Candidate's age should be between 20 and 28 years. Applicants must have been born not earlier than 2nd Oct 1989 and not later than 1st Oct 1997 (both days including) are only eligible to apply.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
PwD 10 Years for Gen, 13 years for OBC & 15 years for SC/ST
Ex-Servicemen To the extent of service provided by them to Armed Forces+ 3 years additional (Up to 50 Years)
Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married 10 Years
Candidates who were domiciles in the state of Jammu and Kashmir in between the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 5 Years
Candidates, holding working experience of RBI Years of Experience (Maximum 3 years)

Note: To get more details regarding the Education Qualification and Age limit. Candidates are advised to read the notification.

RBI Assistant 2017 Application Form :

Now we are going to tell you about the RBI Assistant 2017 Application From submission procedure. The RBI Assistant Notification has been released on the official website - rbi.org.in and candidates can apply online from 18th October to 10th November 2017. You will have to fill it carefully otherwise you will disqualify. You should read all the rules and norms written in the form carefully.

How to apply for RBI Assistant 2017 Jobs?

•    Click here to fill online application form.

•    Fill the required information.

•    Ensure all the details you have filled are correct before submitting it.

•    Upload scanned copy of your photograph and soft copy of the signature.

•    After filling the correct data. Submit the form.

•    After submitting the form, you will get an email regarding it from  RBI.

Check RBI Assistant 2017 Notification - Click Here

RBI Assistant 2017 Online Form - Click Here (Closed Now)

RBI Assistant 2017 Application Fee :

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Non- Refundable):

Payable from 18.10.2017 to 10.11.2017 (Online payment)

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

Staff candidates are exempted from payment of examination fee and intimation charges.
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate. 

RBI Assistant 2017 Exam Pattern :

a. Preliminary Examination:

Sr. No.

Name of Tests (Objective)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Time


English Language



Composite time of 1 Hour


Numerical Ability




Reasoning Ability






b. Main Examination:

Sr. No.

Name of Tests (Objective)

No of Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Time


Test of Reasoning



Composite time of
2 Hours


Test of English Language




Test of Numerical Ability




Test of General Awareness




Test of Computer Knowledge






c. Language Proficiency Test (LPT) - The candidates provisionally selected for 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. Candidate not proficient in the Official/Local Language would be disqualified.

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

ii) Candidates will have to pass in each of the objective tests of the online examinations

iii) A candidate has to qualify in Preliminary Examination for appearing in Main Examination.

iv) There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests (Preliminary and Main examination).1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

v) Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an Information Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letter for examination from the RBI’s website.

vi) Roll No. of the candidates successful in the preliminary online examination will be made available on RBI’s website in December 2017. The Roll No. of candidates successful in the main online examination will be available on RBI’s website and a brief notice thereof will be published on the Bank’s website in January 2018/ February 2018.

vii) 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.

viii) Final selection will be on the basis of candidate's performance in the online main examination, biometric verification and Language Proficiency Test taken together in order of merit.

ix) Appointment of the selected candidate will be subject his/her being declared medically fit as per the rules of the Bank.

RBI Assistant 2017 Syllabus :


You should cover the topic like Profit and loss, percentage, number system, averages, ratios, proportions, speed and distance, time, analogies and distance, ages, 10th, 12th standard mathematical topics.


•    Refer NCERT books

•    You can watch online tutorials for shortcut tricks.

•    You should practice previous question paper.

•    Mock drills and test series will be very helpful for appearing in the exam.

•    Manage your time. Practice more for the section in which you are weak.


You should go through the puzzles, data interpretation, number series, blood relations, odd series, coding, and decoding etc.


•    Refer Rs. Agarwal or Abhijit Guha book for the better understanding

•    Online tutorials are available over the internet you can take an idea from the.

•    Take online test series.

•    Practice more for the weak section.


For this section you should have knowledge about basic grammatical topics, sentence correction, editing and omitting, synonyms and antonyms, comprehension etc.


•    Read newspapers and articles.

•    Refer good grammar book

•    Watch online tutorials


For this section, you should read the newspaper daily to be familiar with daily worldwide issues, watch the news, refer GK books or search over the internet.


You should have knowledge about Ms excel, Windows Os, the internet, and emails.

RBI Assistant 2017 Selection Procedure :

In this section, we’ll provide you the idea of recruitment stages for RBI Assistant exam 2017. The prelims and mains both are online examinations.

•   Preliminary exam: The total marks will be 100 marks and it has three parts English language, reasoning ability and quantitative part. There will be the ¼ negative marks for each wrong answer. Duration for the exam is 1 hour.

•    Main exam: This will be the second exam after you have passed the prelims. The total marks will be 200 marks and it has 5 sections in it quantitative aptitude, reasoning, English language, general knowledge and basic knowledge of computer. The duration of the exam will be 3 hours and total marks are 200.The negative marking scheme will be same as the prelims.

RBI Assistant Admit Card 2017 :

Candidates who are going to attempt the RBI Assistant exam 2017, they are able to download the RBI Assistant Admit Card 2017 from the official website. As per the latest news and updates, the RBI Admit card for the Assistant examination has been released on 16th November 2017 and examination is going to be held on 27th and 28th November 2017. Candidates can download RBI Assistant Prelims Call Letter via registration number and password.

RBI Assistant Cut off 2017 :

Before the result declaration, candidates start searching for the RBI Assistant Cut Off 2017, because they need to know what is the status of Cutoff marks. After the examination, the RBI will release the Merit list, result, cut off marks on the official website at rbi.org.in. The RBI Assistant Cut off marks for 2017 examination will declare with the exam result on the official website. As per the cut off marks, candidates will able to check that - Are they eligible for the next selection procedure or not. 

RBI Assistant Result 2017 :

According to the latest updates, the RBI Assistant Result 2017 for Mains examination will be declared in April 2018 on the official website. The exact date of result declaration has not been released because the examination has not been conducted yet. As per the revealed news, the RBI will release the Assistant Exam result, Cutoff marks, and merit list at one time at www.rbi.org.in/.  

RBI Assistant 2017 Online Test Series :

Here, we provides you the RBI Assistant 2017 Online Test Series that will help you to prepare for online examination. There are three parts available for you in which first is Demo test which is free for each and every candidate to understand the exam format. If you go for the Demo test then you will able to give the 3 Sectional Tests and one Mock test. As well as the Second part is Pre and third part is Combo. In the Pre section you will able to give total 15 tests - (5 Mock Tests and 10 Sectional Tests). In the the Combo section you will applicable for total 40 tests (15 Mock Tests and 25 Sectional Tests).

RBI Assistant Previous Year Papers :

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will conduct the Assistant examination in December 2017. Therefore, If candidates want to crack the RBI Assistant exam then they need to prepare by solving RBI Assistant Previous year papers and solved questions paper. As this is a good way of getting the good marks in the RBI Assistant examination 2017. Thus, here we are proving you some RBI Assistant solved questions paper that may help you to crack RBI Assistant 2017 Exam. 

RBI Assistant Preparation :

Here, we are going to discuss with you some RBI Assistant Preparation Tips, which definitely help you to prepare for the examination.

  • First of all, candidates you should focus on your Goal by doing regular reading of important topics of Syllabus, News Papers, etc.
  • Make a study plan and start with the Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude section.
  • Take only one topic at one time and try to solve more questions on that topic to make strength in the exam.
  • Candidates require being up to date regarding the daily Current Affairs.
  • After completing full syllabus, try to revise all topic, but first of all, revise all the important and hard topics in which you feel that you are a week.  
  • Try to solve more and more mock test and online test series to score batter.
  • If possible try to give the online mock test, it takes you proper feel of exam & you can Manage your time for solving the questions. 

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