RBI Grade B Officer Previous Year Question Paper 2017: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had disseminated one recruitment based exam notification on July 2017 to satisfy Officer needs under its administration. By fixing deadline upto August 2017, bank has invited applications from young citizens of the country. Withan intention of acquiring this banking job, numerous male and female aspirants had submitted their proposals. As the exam starts on first week of September 2017, it’s the time which applicants seriously prepare for test. So to give them some more idea about examination scheme we have designed this article by linking the RBI Grade B Officer Previous Year Question Paper 2017.
|RBI Grade B Officer Previous Paper 2017 – Highlights|
|Exam Name||Grade B Officer Exam 2017||Exam Type||Objective and Descriptive type|
|Material||Model Question Papers PDF||Total Marks||100 (Ph 1) & 200 (Ph 2)|
|Authority||Reserve Bank of India (RBI)||Official Site||www.rbi.org.in|
RBI Grade B Officer Previous Year Question Paper 2017
RBI plays an important role in the development strategy of Indian Government, because this bank controls the monetary policy of Indian rupee. Every year frequent recruitment will be done by RBI to intake vast number of talented aspirants, due to increase of workload or termination/ retirement of employees from its offices that are spread worldwide.
Most of the fresh graduates used to wait for this sort of chances and will write the recruitment based exams. Likewise now for Grade B Officer posts a recruitment based exam is going to be implemented. Applicants who are satisfying the minimum eligibility requirements prescribed for this post will be issued with admission certificates to participate in test.
Invigilator will identify the eligibility of aspirants using admit cards issued by RBI and will permit them to write exam. Citizens who had prepared for test using RBI Grade B Officer Previous Year Question Paper 2017 will not feel any tension in exam hall by seeing the questions. Other notable points are listed below.
- Each contestant will be seated infront of separate Computers to attend the test.
- Follow the instructions said by invigilator and login.
- For doing rough works, separate papers will be given by inchargers inside exam hall.
- If any issues occur in system, immediately report it to invigilator.
- After completion of exam duration, automatically the link will disable.
RBI Grade B Exam Question Pattern:
The online examination for Grade B Officer post will be conducted by Reserve Bank in two phases. There is only one shift for phase-I test and it will be completed in a single day itself. But phase-II exam will be conducted on different shifts, by issuing separate admission letters for each shift. Questions for phase-I test would be drafted from subjects like general knowledge, aptitude skills and English language. As this is a banking industry recruitment exam, in the second phase questions would be derived from Economical issues, Finance & Management, etc.
|A||General Awareness||2 hours||200|
- Fully Phase-I is an objective type
- Questions for this test will be drafted from four different sections.
- Maximum time that can be taken by candidate is 120 minutes.
- Within specified time aspirants will be asked to attend 200 questions.
|Paper||Topics||Allotted Time||Maximum Marks|
|1||Economic & Social Issues||90 minutes (each)||100 (each)|
|3||Finance & Management|
- Only objective type questions would come for Paper-1 & 3.
- Descriptive type questions would be asked for Paper-2.
- Maximum time given to complete each test paper is 90 minutes.
- Total marks for which Phase-II exam is planned is 300.
RBI Grade B Officer Exam Syllabus
Inorder to score high marks in Phase-I Online Examination candidates are advised to be aware of banking, current affairs, latest science & technologies, static GK, awards, grammar, meanings & opposites, puzzles, problem solving, analogies, blood relation, ration & proportion, profit & loss, percentage, problems on ages, direction related questions etc.
If applicants are having good knowledge in globalization, social justice, Indian political system, IMF & world bank, balance of payments, risk management in banking sector, union budget, inflation, financial inclusion, regulators of banks & financial institutions, letter writing, general essay writing, etc. related areas, then such candidates no need to worry about second phase of RBI Grade B Officer Exam.
The RBI Grade B Officer Question paper will be set in two languages for convenience of participants in test i.e. in Hindi and English (except language part). Incase of descriptive examination candidates will be asked to type using keyboard in system, to predict their writing skills and topic understanding. No OMR sheets shall be issued for this purpose.
To give readers clear idea about the types of questions, number of questions that will come for test we have attached some model question papers with this article. Because even if candidates get the syllabus details, aspirants who are preparing for exam using model question papers will be more confident in the exam hall.
- Model Question Paper-I
- Model Question Paper-II
|Download Model Previous Year Question Paper||Click here|
RBI Grade B Officer Exam 2017
More than 100 Officer posts in Reserve Bank are currently open. Regarding this only the degree holders within 21 to 30 years are asked to submit applications and called for recruitment based test. As said above, first a Computer based examination will be conducted in two tiers. Individuals qualifying in Phase-I with good marks shall only be permitted to write Phase-II examination. So both the exams are scheduled on separate days. After this Phase-II test, again bank will do shortlisting for calling reasonable number of candidates for interview. Finally medically fit aspirants will be offered with appointment order, on the basis of Phase-II and Interview rounds merit marks.
- Name of Position – Grade B Officer
- Total Vacancies – 161
- Qualification – Degree
- Last Date – 23-05-2017
- Exam Date – Aug 2017
Note: We hope above given RBI Grade B Officer Model Question Paper 2017 will be very useful for appliers of RBI Grade B Officer exam 2017, to score atleast minimum qualifying marks. Candidates are also advised to prepare using mock tests.