After declaring the results of RBI Grade B Officers Exam (Phase I) in June, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is set to conduct Grade B Officers Phase II Test online on July 6 and 7 (Thursday and Friday) The Phase I exam was taken for recruitment program of the Bank to select the deserving candidates to be appointed as the officers under Grade B Cadre. Unlike from other Public Sector Banks that hire the candidates through the IBPS exams, the RBI has its own selection process to conduct exams, counsel and recruit the best candidates.
Candidates appearing for the exam must know that the Phase II Online Test will be conducted in shifts. One has to appear for all the shifts because all the papers are mandatory.
The Bank has scheduled the RBI Grade B Phase II exams (online) with the following pattern:
|Economics & Social Issues||Objective||100||90|
|English (Writing skills)||Descriptive to type using keyboard||100||90|
|Finance & Management||Objective||100||90|
In Paper II (English-Writing Skills), the candidate will be required to use the keyboard in the computer itself as English paper will test his or her writing skills in provide long descriptions. For details on the same, visit the official page here. The Bank had released the Notification of RBI Grade B (2017) in June aiming to undertake the online test at two levels; Phase I and Phase II. The Online Test through these phases would help the Bank shortlist the applicants for final appointment.
|Grade B P-I Admit Card||June 2|
|Grade B P-I Exam||June 17|
|Grade B P-II Admit Card||June 23|
|Grade B P-II Exam||July 6 and July 7|
|Interview||To Be Declared|
|Interview Call Letter||To Be Declared|
The exam had a total of 200 marks. And for selection in Phase II, the candidate must secure the minimum cut-off in each test and on the total marks as well. The Banks has released the cut-offs list on its official site. The list can be viewed here.