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OFFICIAL: RBI Grade B Officer Phase II Test on July 6 and 7

Grade B Officers Phase II Test online on July 6 and 7

Sagar Mavani 


After declaring the results of Officers (Phase I) in June, the Reserve of India (RBI) is set to conduct Officers Phase II Test on July 6 and 7 (Thursday and Friday) The Phase I was taken for recruitment program of the to select the deserving candidates to be appointed as the officers under Cadre. Unlike from other Public Sector Banks that hire the candidates through the IBPS exams, the has its own selection process to conduct exams, counsel and recruit the best candidates.

Candidates appearing for the must know that the Phase II Test will be conducted in shifts. One has to appear for all the shifts because all the papers are mandatory.

The has scheduled the Phase II exams (online) with the following pattern:

Paper Type Marks Duration
Economics & Social Issues Objective 100 90
English (Writing skills) Descriptive to type using keyboard 100 90
Finance & Management Objective 100 90


300 270 mins

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 had released the Notification of (2017) in June aiming to undertake the test at two levels; Phase I and Phase II. The Test through these phases would help the shortlist the applicants for final appointment.

Important Dates:

Event Date (2017)
P-I Admit Card June 2
P-I Exam June 17
P-II Admit Card June 23
P-II Exam July 6 and July 7
Interview To Be Declared
Interview Call Letter To Be Declared
On June 17, 2017 (Saturday), the conducted the Phase I at different centres across the country for the recruitment of Offers in Grade ‘B’ (General), Officers in Grade ‘B’ (Department of Economics and Policy Research-DEPR) and Officers in Grade ‘B’ (Department of Information and Statistics-DSIM). The announced the results within a week and published a list of around 3500 candidates who cracked the Phase I Test. The results for (General) can be downloaded here, for Officers in Grade ‘B’ DEPR can be downloaded here and for Officers in Grade ‘B’ DSIM can be downloaded here.

The 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.

First Published: Tue, July 04 2017. 17:18 IST