RBI GRADE B
The Annual Exam held for recruitment of Grade B officers in Reserve Bank of India. The Grade is the highest grade for which RBI conducts direct recruitment.
Let us start by discussing the exam pattern of the RBI Grade B exam with the division of each phase. Prelims also called Phase 1 has 4 subjects mentioned below:
1: According to the RBI Grade B exam pattern, the Mains exam is divided into 3 subjects. 2 of these subjects are objective & subjective in nature but one of them is completely subjective in nature.
2: Economics & Social Issues (ESI) and Finance & Management (FM) are the two objective & subjective papers in RBI Grade B Phase 2 examination.
On the other hand, the complete descriptive paper is of English in which you are asked an Essay, Precis and Reading Comprehension.
Note: For both Economic & Social Issues and Finance & Management, the RBI Grade B exam pattern states that there will be 30 questions and 50 marks for Objective questions (some questions carrying 2 marks each and some carrying 1 mark each). In the case of Descriptive questions, candidates will be required to attempt only 4 questions (2 of 15 marks each and 2 of 10 marks each). In case, candidate answers more than 4 questions in descriptive, the first 4 shall be evaluated.