Reserve Bank of India


Post: The total vacancies for the post of Research officers are 13 including all the categories such as SC/ST or general.

Eligibility Criteria: Essential Educational Qualifications (as on 01/11/2009): i) A Master’s Degree in Economics (with any area of specialization) with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade from a recognized Indian or Foreign University/Institute OR ii) A Doctorate Degree in Economics with Master’s Degree in any subject with a minimum of 55% marks or an equivalent grade from a recognized Indian or Foreign University/Institute.

Age Limit: The candidate must be between 21 and 30 years. There is some age relaxation for the upper age limit but it usually varies according to the class or category.

Selection Process: The candidate has to sit for three written papers which include objective and descriptive type questions from economics and descriptive type on English. One the candidate pass this examination then the interview is taken and the final result is based on both the written examination and the interview.

Pay Scale : The pay scale varies depending on the post and grade.Rs.13700-700-20000-EB-700-21400-750-24400 applicable to Officers in Grade B and they will also be eligible for Dearness Allowance,

How to Apply: The application fee is rs 100 for the general category whereas it is free for the SC/ST/PHP. This amount is payable only at the RBI of Mumbai. The filled in Applications should be sent only by ordinary post to the General Manager, RBI Services Board, Post Box No.4618, Mumbai Central Post Office, Mumbai-400008. The cover should be super scribed for the post applied for “Research Officers in Grade B for Department of Economic Analysis and Policy (DEAP)”

The last date for the one to have an application form is 24th December,2009



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9 Responses to “Reserve Bank of India”

  1. 9
    Anbarasi Dyna:

    I have not received my hall ticket for RBI EXAM - Grade B which is due to be held on 18/12/2011. Today is 16/12/2011.

    I would like to know the procedure for retrieving the same.

    Kindly help me.


  2. 8
    gayatri mallick:

    Dear sir,
    please inform me that,whether the result of gr-B DEAP exam held in dt-6-7 feb,2010 have declared or not .

  3. 7

    I need the old question paper for DEAP GR b officers in economics and the model of the same. Exams are to be held in feb 2010. Kindly mail it to me.

  4. 6

    Please send me the syllabus of economics for DEAP Research Offiers exam and also send me sample question papers of previous year in my mail id.

  5. 5
    oindrila dey:

    Is it possible to get sample questions or previous years question papers for the post of research officer in RBI?

  6. 4
    Saranika Sarkar:

    Dear Sir,

    Please send me the syllabus of economics for DEAP Research Officers written examination.And if there is available sample question papers of previous years please kindly send in my mail id.

    Thank You

  7. 3

    sir, please send me the syllabus of economics for gradeII
    officer exam to be held in soon as possible.

  8. 2

    which book is best to preparing rbi exam. please give me name of book and name of the aurthor of book.

  9. 1

    when will the result of rbi ofiicers GRADE B exam result declared?