RBI Grade B Recruitment 2018 – Notification released
The Reserve bank Of India (RBI) has released the notification regarding the hiring 166 Grade B officers. The registration for the same will start from July 03, 2018. The online portal for registration will remain open until July 23, 2018. As a part of RBI recruitment 2018, RBI has invited online application for the posts of Officers in Grade B (DR) – General, Officers in Grade B (DR) – (DEPR), and Officers in Grade B (DR) – (DSIM).
There are altogether 166 vacancies in these posts. the process of recruitment will include applying for the recruitment drive by registering online and appearing in the recruitment examination. As per the notification, the Grade B (DR) – General examination phase 1 will be conducted on August 16, 2018, and the phase 2 examination will be on September 09, 2018. These examinations will be in the online mode.
The candidates who are eligible for these 166 vacancies can apply for the recruitment process as soon as the portal goes live. The selection process will include recruitment examination in 2 phases (Prelims and then mains) and thereafter the qualifying candidates will be called for interview rounds.
RBI Grade B 2018 Notification also states that all the details of the selection process and other Grade B recruitment related information will be available on the website of RBI, rbi.org.in from July 03, 2018.
In 2017, RBI Grade B recruitment was done for 161 posts and the recruitment process started in the month of May. As per last year, the starting basic salary is Rs. 35,150 per month. Recruited candidates are also entitled to Dearness Allowance, Local allowance, House Rent Allowance, Family Allowance, and Grade Allowance. The approximated initial monthly gross emoluments thus become Rs. 67,933.
As compared to last year this year there are lesser vacancies for Officers in Grade B (DR) – General. Last year the vacancies for this post were 145, and in 2018 it is 127. However, for the other two posts i.e. for Officers in Grade B (DR) – (DEPR), and Officers in Grade B (DR) – (DSIM) the vacancies have been increased as compared to last year. This year it is 22 for the former and 17 for the later. Last year it was 12 and 4 respectively.
As per the notification, interested candidates for RBI Grade B 2018 recruitment are advised to follow the website, rbi.org.in, from July 03, 2018 onwards for all recruitment related details.