Eligibility / Exam Pattern

Eligibility Criteria :

(a) Age (as on 01.10.2017)

Between 20 and 28 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/10/1989 and not later than 01/10/1997 (both days including) are only eligible to apply.
Relaxation in the Upper Age Limit:

Sr.No Category Relaxation in Age
I.  Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe (SC / ST) By 5 years, i.e. up to 33 years
II.  Other Backward Classes (OBC) By 3 years, i.e. up to 31 years
III.  Persons with Disabilities (PWD) By 10 years (GEN) 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)
IV.  Ex-Servicemen To the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to maximum of 50 years.
V.  Widows/divorced women/ women judicially separated who are not re-married By 10 years
VI.  Candidates domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from 1st January, 1980 to 31st December, 1989 By 5 years
VII.  Candidates having work experience in Reserve Bank of India To the extent of number of years of such experience, subject to maximum of 3 years.

NOTE: Cumulative Age Relaxation will not be available either under the above items or in combination with any other items.

(b) Educational Qualifications (as on 01.10.2017) :

i) At least a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks (pass class for SC/ST/PWD candidates) in the aggregate and the knowledge of word processing on PC.

ii) A candidate belonging to Ex-servicemen category (except dependents of ex-servicemen) should either be a graduate from a recognized University or should have passed the matriculation or its equivalent examination of the Armed Forces and rendered at least 15 years of defence service.

iii) Candidates applying for post in a particular recruiting office should be proficient in the language (i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language) of the state/ any of the states falling under the recruiting office.

(c) Scheme of Selection:

a. Preliminary Examination:

Sr.No Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1. English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 Hour
2. Numerical Ability 35 35
3. Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Note: There will be negative marking of 0.25 for every wrong answer.

b. Main Examination:

Sr.No Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Test of Reasoning 40 40 30 minutes
2. Test of English Language 40 40 30 minutes
3. Test of Numerical Ability 40 40 30 minutes
4. Test of General Awareness 40 40 25 minutes
5. Test of Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 minutes  
Total 200 200

Note: There will be negative marking of 0.25 for every wrong answer.

c. Language Proficiency Test (LPT) –

The candidates provisionally selected from the main on-line examination will have to undergo a language proficiency test (LPT). The language proficiency test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned (Annex-IV). Candidate not proficient in the Official/Local Language would be disqualified.

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Syllabus

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