RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019 Exam Dates, Application Form and Eligibility

RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019 is conducted by Reserve Bank of India to recruit candidates into Assistant posts in various offices of the Bank. RBI Assistant 2019 Application form will be available on the official website i.e. www.rbi.org.in. It will be available till November 10, 2019. It can be filled through online mode. 

RBI Assistant 2019 Admit CardRBI Assistant 2019 Exam PatternRBI 2019 Assistant Result

RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019 prelims exam will be conducted on November 27 and 28, 2019. Main exam will be conducted on December 20, 2019. There are total 623 vacancies of Assistant posts. The exam will be held in offline mode (pan and paper-based). The pattern of both prelims and mains exams are different. 

RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019 Highlights

Conducting authorityReserve Bank of India
Exam CategoryNational Level Exam/Recruitment
Vacancies623 assistant post
Stage3: Prelims, Main, Interview
Exam DateNovember 27 and 28, 2019

RBI Assistant Recruitment 2019 Important Dates

Important date to be kept in mind for the RBI Assistant 2019 examination is given below:

EventsDates (tentative)
Release of Application FormOctober 18, 2019
Last Date of Registration ProcessNovember 10 , 2019
Last Date of Online Fee PaymentNovember 10 2019
Last Date of Correction in Application FormNovember 10, 2019
Admit card availabilityNovember 16, 2019
Last Date to download admit cardNovember 28, 2019
RBI Assistant Prelims Exam DateNovember 27 and 28, 2019
RBI Assistant Main Exam DateDecember 20, 2019
Result declarationApril 2019 (Tentative)

RBI Assistant 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications (As on 1st October 2019)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Knowledge of word processing on PC.


Ex-servicemen category

  • Graduation degree from a recognized University


  • Passed matriculation or its equivalent examination of the Armed Forces and rendered at least 15 years of defence service

Age Limit (As on 1st October 2019)

Minimum: 20 years old

Maximum: 28 years old.

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 Years
OBC3 Years
PwD (General)10 Years
PwD (OBC)13 years
PwD (SC/ ST)15 years
Ex-ServicemenTo 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-married10 Years
Jammu and Kashmir residents in between the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 19895 Years
Candidates, holding working experience of RBIYears of Experience (Maximum 3 years)

RBI Assistant 2019 Vacancies

Total of 623 Assistant post vacancies are available. Vacancies in each branch under each category are listed in the given table. For more information about this refer the RBI Assistant 2019 notification.

OfficeVacanciesVacancies in PwDVacancies in Ex- serviceman category
Kanpur & Lucknow911222441024
New Delhi914244701125
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi2—-47130111

RBI Assistant 2019 Application Form

RBI Assistant 2019 Application Form is available on the official website i.e. www.rbi.org.in. It will be available till November 10, 2019. It can be filled through online mode. Application fee for RBI Assistant 2019 is given below

  • General and OBC Candidate:- Rs. 450
  • SC/ST/PWD:- Rs. 50

Steps to fill in the Application form

  • Visit the official webpage i.e., www.rbi.org.in.
  • Select the link ‘Click here for New Registration’.
  • Enter all the details mentioned for.
  • Click on submit.
  • The registration number will be generated and sent to your registered mobile number and email id.
  • Now find the link for login and login using this registration number.
  • Complete the application form with the requisite details.
  • Upload photograph and signature
  • Click on final submit.
  • Pay the requisite application fees.
  • Download a copy of the application form after the final submission for future reference.

RBI Assistant Admit Card 2019

  • RBI Assistant 2019 examination Admit card has been released on November 16, 2019.
  • It is available in the official site www.rbi.org.in.
  • The last date to download RBI Assistant Admit Card is November 28, 2019
  • The candidate will not be allowed to sit without RBI Assistant 2019 examination Admit card.
  • So, take multiple copies of the admit card

RBI Assistant 2019 Exam Pattern

Preliminary Examination

The question paper pattern for the preliminary exam will be in the following format:

Sr. No.SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum Marks
1English Language3030
2Numerical Ability3535
3Reasoning Ability3535

Main Examination

The question paper pattern for the Main exam will be in the following format:

Sr. No.SectionNo of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration (mins)
2English Language404030
3Numerical Ability404030
4General Awareness404025
5Computer Knowledge404020

Language Proficiency Test (LPT)

RBI Assistant Syllabus 2019

Quantitative aptitude

Basic 10th 11th and 12th Mathematics including profit and loss, percentage, number system, averages, ratios and proportions, speed and distance, time clock, calendars, analogies and distance, ages.


Data interpretation, number series, blood relations, odd series, coding, and decoding, seating arrangement, Distance and Direction, ranking.

General Awareness

Banking, Financial Awareness, Economics news, Current Affairs.

Computer Knowledge

Ms Office, Windows OS, internet, Emails, Hardware etc.

RBI Assistant 2019 Result

  • RBI Assistant 2019 Mains Result will be declared in April 2019 (tentative).
  • The results can be viewed on the official website.
  • Cumulative score of the preliminary exam, mains exam and the interview is considered to prepare the final merit list of candidates.
  • Candidates are ranked on the basis of this and appointment letter will be given by RBI to these candidates

RBI Assistant 2019 Salary

  • The Basic Pay is around Rs. 14,650/- per month.
  • RBI assistants are also granted Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance etc.
  • Including the allowances, the Gross Salary would be approximately Rs. 32,124/- per month.

RBI Assistant Exam 2019 Cut Off

RBI Assistant Exam 2019 cut off will be released by RBI after the exams. The cut off depends on various factors like difficulty of exam, number of candidates, etc. The cut off determines whether a candidate will be eligible or not. Previous year’s cut off is given below

CityCategory wise cut- off
Kanpur & Lucknow119.0097.0097.00101.50119.75
New Delhi128.25108.50NV113.75128.00
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi128.7597.75NV119.00131.00103.75