RBI Assistant 2020 – Official Recruitment
RBI Assistant 2020 notification has been released by Reserve Bank of India to recruit 926 Assistant vacancies. Applicants who wants to secure a job in RBI should apply online for the vacancies between December 23, 2019 and January 16, 2020.
The complete details of the eligibility criteria and selection procedures have been discussed here with this post.
We also provide official answers most of the questions that an aspirant gets while applying for this Recruitment. Find answers for your questions at the end of the post.
RBI Assistant 2020 Important Dates
Apply online for RBI Assistant 2020: 23.12.2019 to 16.01.2020
Payment of Examination Fees (Online): 23.12.2019 to 16.01.2020
Schedule of Online Preliminary Test (Tentative): February 14 & 15, 2020
Schedule of Online Main Test (Tentative): March 2020
RBI Assistant 2020 Vacancies
|Office||Vacancies*||PWD #||EXS #|
|Kanpur & Lucknow||11||0||14||32||6||63||1||1||1||0||2||6|
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||2||0||5||11||2||20||0||1||1||0||1||2|
Pay Scale - RBI Assistant 2020
Assistants will draw a starting basic pay of ₹ 14,650/- per month (i.e. ₹ 13,150/- plus two advance increments admissible to Graduates) in the scale of ₹ 13150 – 750(3) – 15400 – 900(4) – 19000 – 1200(6) – 26200 – 1300(2) – 28800 –1480(3) – 33240 – 1750(1) – 34990 (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 approximately ₹ 36091/-.
* House Rent Allowance will not be paid to the employee, if Bank’s accommodation is provided and license fee will be recovered from her/him @ 0.3% of pay at the starting stage of the pay scale of Class III.
RBI Assistant 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidate’s age should be between 20 and 28 years.
That is, Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/12/1991 and not later than 01/12/1999 (both days including) are only eligible to apply.
|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 of Jammu and Kashmir||5 Years|
|Candidates, holding working experience of RBI||Years of Experience (Maximum 3 years)|
RBI Assistant 2020 Educational Qualification
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.
A candidate belonging to Ex-servicemen category (except dependents of ex-servicemen) 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.
Candidates applying for post in a particular recruiting office should be proficient in the language (i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language) of the state/ any of the states falling under the recruiting office.
The candidates should have good knowledge of computers and word processing.
RBI Assistant Application fee 2020
For General and OBC candidates, the RBI Assistant application fee is Rs. 450, while for reserved category candidates(SC/ST/PwD), it is Rs. 50 only.
RBI Assistant 2020 Selection Procedure
Candidates who applied for the vacancies will be shortlisted by the selection procedure consisting Prelims, Mains Examination followed by Language Proficiency Test (LPT).
RBI Assistant 2020 Prelims Exam Pattern
|English Language||30||30||20 Mins|
|Numerical Ability||35||35||20 Mins|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 Mins|
RBI Assistant 2020 Mains Exam Pattern
|English Language||40||40||30 mins|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||40||20 mins|
|Reasoning Ability||40||40||30 mins|
|Computer Knowledge||40||40||30 mins|
|General Awareness||40||40||25 mins|
Language Proficiency Test (LPT)
The candidates provisionally shortlisted 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 as detailed below). Candidate not proficient in the Official / Local Language shall be disqualified
Frequently asked questions of RBI Assistant 2020
Can final year student apply for RBI assistant?
The final year studying students can’t apply for RBI Assistant vacancies. The reason is while filling the application form, applicant needs to enter graduation marks. So, final year students have to wait till the completion of their graduation to eligible for RBI Assistant.
What is the salary of RBI Assistant?
RBI Assistant Salary is approximately Rs.32,000 per month including all benefits. However, they will get some extra allowances, which can be checked in the official notification.
How many times can I appear for RBI Assistant exam?
There is no limit. Candidates fulfilling eligibility criteria can apply.
What is the work of RBI Assistant?
The job profile of an RBI Assistant is a clerical level job and involves daily tasks such as currency circulation, data entry etc.
What is a language proficiency test in RBI Assistant exam?
The language proficiency test is conducted to check whether the candidate is proficient in the local language of the concerned state or not.
Is there any negative marking in RBI assistant exam?
There is negative marking of 0.25 mark for each wrong answer in RBI assistant exam. It’s applicable to both the preliminary and main exams.
Is there any interview in RBI assistant?
There is no interview in RBI Assistant exam. According to the latest selection process, the RBI has discarded interview for Assistant vacancies.
What is the Age limit for RBI assistant?
The minimum age requirement for RBI assistant is 20 years, and maximum age limit is 28 years at the time of registration. However, there will be upper age relaxation for reserved category candidates.
What are the fees for RBI assistant?
RBI assistant application fee is Rs. 450 for General/OBC students and Rs. 50 for SC/ST/PWD/EXS category candidates.
Is RBI Assistant exam difficult?
RBI Assistant exam is very simple, but the competition will be high. So, prepare will with proper strategy and study plan to ease the RBI Assistant exam.
How to crack RBI Assistant examination 2020?
With proper Strategy and Practice anyone can crack RBI Assistant examination within 3 Months of preparation. Interested candidates can join Bank Exam Coaching in RACE Institute and make use of our Online Mock Exams, Video Courses, Study Materials, Practice Strategy, Computer lab and Library facilities.
How to apply for RBI Assistant 2020?
To apply for RBI Assistant 2020 notification, candidates should visit rbi.org.in, then click on apply online. Next, select new registration and complete filling of RBI Assistant application form 2020.
When will RBI Assistant 2020 Notification come?
RBI Assistant 2020 Notification 2020 along with online application form has been released on December 23, 2020. The RBI Assistant prelims exam will be conducted on February 16, 2020 and the mains exam will be held on March 2020.
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