RBI Assistant 2023 Mains Exam dates out

RBI has released the Mains exam dates for RBI Assistant 2023. The Mains exam was conducted on 31st December 2023.  The link to the RBI Assistant 2023 Mains exam is given in this blog.  Three phases make up RBI’s selection procedure for candidates seeking Assistant positions: language proficiency tests, main exams, and preliminary exams. The marks obtained in the Mains Exam and Language test will determine the outcome. 

RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims Results are out

RBI Assistant Prelims results 2023 are now Available: The Reserve Bank of India has published the RBI Assistant Prelims results 2023 Online on its official website, https://www.rbi.org.in/. The preliminary exam was held by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), and candidates who took the test can check the roll numbers made shortlist. RBI Assistant Prelims Result 2023, candidates can check their results by using their roll number to search the RBI Assistant Prelims Merit List pdf.

1. RBI Assistant 2023 Notification

The RBI Assistant 2023 Notification was released on 13th September 2023. The Reserve Bank of India conducts recruitment to hire graduates for the post of assistant positions across India. The official notification of RBI Assistant 2023 was released on the official website of RBI https://www.rbi.org.in/. In total, there are 450 Vacancies, eligible candidates can start applying. To download RBI Assistant 2023 notifications PDF check the link below.

Click here for RBI Assistant 2023 Notification

Every year RBI assistant exam is conducted to recruit eligible candidates for the assistant post in the various branches of the Reserve Bank of India. Candidates should have knowledge about computers and their application in the banking field. The aspirants interested in RBI assistant must go through the blog to understand the exam syllabus, its pattern, Cut off marks, Tips for the exam, and the direct link for filling out the Online Application Form for  Recruitment for the post of RBI  Assistant 2023  is mentioned in the blog.

2. About RBI Assistant 2023 Exam

The RBI Assistant 2023 exam pattern consists of three stages below. 

2.1 Preliminary exam:

It is a computer-based test that contains 3 sections for a one-hour duration. 

Sections No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes


2.2 Mains exam: 

The exam pattern of the mains is given below.

Sections No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
English Language 40 40 30 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40 30 minutes
Reasoning Ability 40 40 30 minutes
Computer Knowledge 40 40 20 minutes
General Awareness 40 40 25 minutes
Total 200 200 135 minutes


2.3 language proficiency test: 

The shortlisted candidates are called for a language proficiency test which is conducted in the official or local language of the state. The list of the local language and its state is given below.

  • Bengaluru – kannada
  • Bhubaneswar- Oriya
  • Ahmedabad- Gujarat
  • Bhopal- Hindi
  • Jammu – Hindi 
  • Chandigarh- Punjab or Hindi
  • Hyderabad – Telugu
  • Guwahati – asami or Bengali or Khasior Manipuri or Mizo or bodo
  • Chennai- Tamil
  • Jaipur- Hindi 
  • Kanpur and Lucknow- Hindi
  • Mumbai- Marathi or Konkani
  • Kolkata – Bengali or Nepali.
  • Nagpur- marathi or Hindi
  • Patna- Hindi or Maithili 
  • New Delhi- Hindi 
  • Thiruvananthapuram – Malayalam 

3. About IACE coaching for RBI Assistant.

IACE Academy offers tutoring for RBI Assistant hiring. IACE is the best Coaching organization that offers advice to RBI Assistant aspirants. It offers a wide range of educational services that are very helpful to RBI Assistant applicants. 

  • IACE provides the study material for the RBI Assistant aspirants. 
  • The daily grand test is conducted to improve the scores of the candidates. 
  • The mock test series is also accessible in different practice sessions. 
  • For revision, many programs such as the Real Intensive program, Battle of Brains, W-cat for current affairs, and many others are available.
  • Daily newspaper, and current affairs booklets are provided by the institute.
  • A real intensive program is conducted 15 days before the prelims and mains exams. This program includes the Revision and Mock test series.

4. RBI Assistant 2023 Exam Highlights

 The RBI Assistant 2023 notification will be released soon. The exam highlights are tabulated below.

Organisation Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Post Name RBI Assistant
Vacancy 450
Application Mode Online
RBI Assistant Exam Date Prelims: 21-10-2023 & 23-10-2023Mains: 2-12-2023
Exam Mode Online
Recruitment Process Prelims + Main Exam + language proficiency test
Education Qualification Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks
Age Limit 20 to 28 years
Application Fee SC/ST/PWD- Rs 50

General/EWS/OBC – Rs 450/-

Official website https://www.rbi.org.in


5. RBI Assistant 2023 Online Application & Fee

The steps for RBI Assistant 2023 online application process are given below.

  • A candidate must visit the official website of RBI https://www.rbi.org.in.
  • Read the full notification and check the eligibility criteria.
  • Click on Registration for the RBI Assistant. 
  • Enter your name, Email, and your contact details. 
  • Complete the application process.
  • Upload the signature and photograph and click the submit button. 
  • Make the final payment.
  • Download the application.

 RBI Assistant Exam fee details are given below.

Category Fees
SC/ ST/PwD/EX- Servicemen 50/-
OBC/General/EWS 450/-


Direct link for  RBI Assistant 2023 Online Application

6. RBI Assistant 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for RBI Assistant 2023 are given below.

  • Educational Qualification: 

Bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks for general category candidates and for SC/ST/PwBD candidates minimum pass percentage is required. Basic computer knowledge is also required. 

  • Age limit:

The age limit should be 20 to 28 years. The upper age limit candidates are given age relaxation. The age relaxation table is given below.

Category  Age relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PwBD 10 years
Ex-servicemen 3 Years in Armed Forces up to 50 years.
Widows/ divorced/ A woman who is separated from her husband judicially  10  years
Work experience candidate in RBI 3 years

7. RBI Assistant 2023- Important Dates

The important dates of RBI Assistant 2023 are given below. 

Events Date
RBI Assistant Notification 2023 13-09-2023
Online Registration Process Starts  13-09-2023
Online Registration Process Ends 04-10-2023
RBI Assistant preliminary  Admit card date and closer date 7-11-2023 to 19 -11-2023
RBI Assistant 2023 Preliminary Exam Date 18th and 19th November 2023
RBI Assistant 2023 prelims Result 15th December  2023
RBI Assistant 2023 mains Admit Card date 19th December  2023
RBI Assistant 2023 mains exam results 31st December 2023
RBI Assistant 2023 language proficiency test date To be notified
RBI Assistant 2023 final result To be notified


8. RBI Assistant 2023 Selection Procedure

The RBI Assistant 2023 notification was released on 13th September on the official website of RBI. Candidates must have to register themselves. The online application starts from 13th September to 4th October 2023. The selection procedure for RBI Assistant 2023 contains three stages mentioned below.

Stage 1: Preliminary exam

The RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims exam is conducted in both Hindi and English. The exam pattern contains 100 questions for a 1-hour duration. Negative marking will be implemented. 1/4  mark is deducted for every incorrect answer. Candidates who have qualified in the preliminary exam are called for the main exam.   

Stage  2: Mains exam

The RBI Assistant 2023 mains exam is also conducted in both English and Hindi. The exam pattern of the Mains exam contains 200 questions for 2 hours and 15 minutes duration. Negative marking will be implemented in the mains exam 1/4 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. A candidate who has qualified in the Mains exam is called for a Language proficiency test. 

Stage 3: Language proficiency test

This test is conducted in the official or local language of a candidate and a candidate who is not proficient in their local language is disqualified.

9. RBI Assistant 2023 Syllabus

The RBI Assistant 2023 syllabus for the preliminary exam is given below.

English Language Numerical Ability Reasoning Ability
Reading comprehension LCF and LCM Number series
Synonyms and Antonyms  Time and work Blood relation
Sentence correction CI & SI Direction & distance
Cloze test Number system Row arrangements
One-word substitution Average Puzzle
Fill in the blanks Time and distance Analog
Active voice and passive voice Permutation and combination Statement and conclusion
Phrases Pipes and cistern Coding and decoding
Sentence Rearrangement etc Geometry etc Odd man out etc


The syllabus for RBI Assistant 2023 Mains exam is given below. 

English Language Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Ability Computer Knowledge General Awareness
Reading comprehension LCF and LCM Number series Computer Language Current affairs
Synonyms and Antonyms  Time and work Blood relation Software and Hardware Geography concepts
Sentence correction CI & SI Direction & distance History of computers Indian history
Cloze test Number system Row arrangements Devices Political science
One-word substitution Average Puzzle Virus and hacking RBI terms
Fill in the blanks Time and distance Analog Ms office Banking awareness
Active voice and passive voice Permutation and combination Statement and conclusion Input and output Acts and laws related to banking etc
Phrases Pipes and cistern Coding and decoding Internet
Sentence Rearrangement etc Geometry etc Odd man out etc Memory etc


10. RBI Assistant 2023 Vacancy: Category-Wise

The RBI Assistant 2023 notification was released on 13th September 2023. RBI has released 450 vacancies all over India. RBI reserves the right to rights to increase or decrease the no of vacancies as per their requirement. The detailed vacancies list of RBI assistant 2023 is given below. 

RBI Assistant 2023 Vacancies
Office Reserved Vacancies*  PwBD#  EXS
SC  ST  OBC$  EWS@  GEN  Total  EX 




Ahmedabad  13  1(1)  1(1)  1
Bengaluru  11(2)  18  23  58  1(1)  2(1)  6
Bhopal  12  1(1)  1(1)  1
Bhubaneswar  8(6)  19  1(1)  1(1)  2
Chandigarh  1(1)  21  1(1)  1(1)  2
Chennai  13  1(1)  1(1)  1(1)  1
Guwahati  11  26  1(1)  2(1)  1(1)  3
Hyderabad  14  3(2)  1
Jaipur  1(1)  1
Jammu  10  18  2
Kanpur & Lucknow  12  28  55  4(3)  1(1)  3(2)  5
Kolkata  11  22  1(1)  1(1)  2
Mumbai  15  10  76  101  8(7)  3(2)  6(5)  10
Nagpur  19  1(1)  2(1)  2
New Delhi  17  28  1(1)  1(1)  3
Patna  1(1)  10  1(1)  1(1)  1
Thiruvananthapuram  & Kochi  1(1)  10  16  2(1)  1(1)  2
Total  45(3)  56(8)  71  37  241  450(11)  8(1)  30(24)  10(7)  20(17)  20  45

11. RBI Assistant 2023 Cut-Off: Previous Year’s Cut-off Marks

RBI Assistant 2023 cut-off will be released after the exam is conducted for both the Prelims and Mains exams. The RBI assistant prelims cut-off for 2021-2022 notification is given below for your reference.

RBI Assistant Prelims Cut Off 2021-22
RBI Zone Name SC ST OBC EWS General
Ahmedabad 82.25 74.50 82.25 82.75 87.25
Bengaluru 76.75 71 82.25 80 82.75
Bhopal 80.25 76 87 89.50
Bhubaneswar 80.50 79 87.50 90.50
Chandigarh 80.25 80.25 84.75 87.50 90.75
Chennai 80.50 86 77.75 87.75
Guwahati 79.25 73.50 82 86
Hyderabad 84 80.75 88.50 88 90.25
Jaipur 79 81 87.75 86.75 89.25
Jammu 69.50 78.25 78.75 85.50
Kanpur & Lucknow 79 78.75 85.25 86.75 89.25
Kolkata 83.25 73.25 87 90.75
Mumbai 70 82.50 85.25
Nagpur 84 72 85 82.25 87
New Delhi 80 84.75 85.75 89.25
Patna 81 75 87.50 89
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi 74.75 57 84.50 76 86.50


The RBI Assistant Mains cut-off for the 2021 -2022 notification is given below for your reference.

RBI Assistant Mains Cut-Off 2022
Ahmedabad 107.75 94.75 110.5 107.75 120 
Bengaluru 92.5 85.75  105 98.5  105 
Bhopal 96 94.5 106.5 119.25 
Bhubaneswar 92.25 80.5  103  116 
Chandigarh 98.75 102  109.25  117.5  124.75 
Chennai 97.75  115.5 93.25 121.25 
Guwahati 98.75 86.75  104 112
Hyderabad 99.25  92.25  112  103.75 118.75
Jaipur 96.5 106.5 117.25  114 121.5
Jammu 86.5 101.75  101.5 117.5
Kanpur & Lucknow 97.25 92.25 108.75 114.5 120.75
Kolkata 106.5 83.75  113 128.25
Mumbai 84.5 108 116
Nagpur 112.75 90.25 114 112.75 123 
New Delhi 101.25 112 113  123.25 
Patna 87.5 109.75  116.5
Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi 90.5 100 107.25 93.25 115 

12. RBI Assistant 2023 Salary Structure

The salary structure of RBI Assistant is given below.

Payment and Allowances Amount 
Basic pay Rs. 20,700/-
Additional special pay Rs. 265/-
Grade allowance Rs. 2200/-
Dearness allowance Rs. 12,587/-
House allowance Rs. 2238/-
Transport allowance Rs. 1000/-
Special allowances Rs. 2040/-
Local compensatory allowances Rs. 1743/-
Gross pay Rs.40,000/- (approx)

13. RBI Assistant 2023 Salary Deduction

The salary deductions of RBI Assistant are given below.

RBI Assistant Salary Deductions
Deductions Amount
EE NPS Contrib Amount Rs. 2,970/-
Prof Tax- split period Rs. 200/-
Meal Coupon Deduction Rs. 160/-
MAF Rs. 225/-
All India RBI Employee Rs. 10/-
Sports Club Membership Rs. 10/-
Total  Rs. 3,375/- (approx)

14. RBI Assistant 2023 Exam Centre

The exam centres of RBI Assistant 2023 are given below.

State/UT RBI Assistant Prelims Exam Center RBI Assistant Mains Exam Center
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada, Chirala, Guntur, Kurnool, Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vizianagaram. Kakinada, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vizianagaram, Kurnool, Visakhapatnam. 
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
Assam Silchar, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Tezpur,Guwahati. Guwahati
Bihar Darbhanga,Arrah, Bhagalpur, Gaya, Muzaffarpur,Patna,Aurangabad,  Purnea. Muzaffarpur,Darbhanga, Patna.
Chandigarh Chandigarh/Mohali Chandigarh/Mohali
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur, Bhilai, Raipur
Delhi Greater Noida, Delhi, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Delhi NCR
Goa Panaji Panaji
Gujarat Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, Anand, Surat,  Rajkot, Vadodara, Mehsana. Vadodara, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Ahmedabad,  Surat, 
Haryana Hissar, Kurukshetra, Ambala, Karnal. Karnal,Hisar, Kurukshetra.
Himachal Pradesh Solan,Bilaspur,Kangra, Una, Mandi, Hamirpur,Shimla.  Hamirpur
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba Jammu
Jharkhand Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Bokaro, Ranchi. Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Ranchi
Karnataka Bengaluru, Kalaburgi, Mangaluru, Belagavi, Hubli, Mysuru, Udipi, Shivamogga. Hubli, Bengaluru, Shivamogga, Udipi, Mysuru.
Kerala Kannur, Kottayam, Malappuram, Kochi, Palakkad, Kozhikode,  Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur, Kollam, Kochi, Kottayam, Thiruvananthapuram,Kollam, Thrichur,Kozhikode.
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Indore, Gwalior, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain, Jabalpur. Bhopal, Jabalpur,  Gwalior, Ujjain, Indore.
Maharashtra Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Amravati,   Kolhapur, Nagpur, Jalgaon, Latur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Satara Aurangabad, Nasik, Jalgaon, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Amravati, Nagpur, Kolhapur,  Nanded, Pune
Manipur Imphal Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima Kohima
Odisha Berhampur(Ganjam), Balasore, Bhubaneshwar, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Cuttack. Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Balasore Rourkela
Puducherry Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Bhatinda, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Jalandhar. Amritsar, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Patiala
Rajasthan Alwar, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Kota, Jaipur,  Sikar, Udaipur, Ajmer. Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Sikar, Udaipur.
Sikkim Gangtok Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Madurai, Vellore, Coimbatore, Namakkal, Tiruchirapalli, Salem, Tirunelveli. Chennai, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Coimbatore, Vellore.
Telangana Hyderabad, Khammam, Karimnagar, Warangal. Hyderabad
Tripura Agartala Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Prayagraj, Muzaffarnagar, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Aligarh,  Lucknow, Bareilly, Meerut, Varanasi,  Agra, Moradabad. Aligarh, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Lucknow, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi, Agra,  Bareilly, Kanpur.
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Roorkee, Haldwani. Dehradun, Haldwani
West Bengal Siliguri, Greater Kolkata,  Hooghly, Asansol. Asansol, Kolkata, Siliguri, Greater Kolkata. 


15. RBI Assistant 2023 Preparation Tips

RBI assistant exam pattern consists of 3 stages: Prelims, Mains, and Language Proficiency test. Before preparing for the RBI Assistant exam a candidate needs to plan their strategy. Here are some preparation tips for RBI Assistants.

  • First, analyze the topics which are more time-consuming and less time-consuming.
  • Prepare a study plan according to your schedule.
  • Go through the exam pattern and syllabus and marking scheme.
  • Study daily current affairs and give mock tests daily. 
  • Always make a short note while studying and keep revising it would be helpful.

16. RBI Assistant 2023 Pre-exam training

RBI Assistant 2023 pre-exam training will be given to SC/ST/OBC/PwBD candidates. The candidate who wants to avail of Pre-training may write a mail to the regional office of RBI and the format of the application form is available on the official website of RBI.

17. RBI Assistant 2023 Admit Card & Call Letter

The RBI Assistant 2023 admit card will be released on 7th November. The deadline for downloading the RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims Admit Card is November 19, 2023.  Candidates are advised to visit the official website www.rbi.org.in  and download their hall ticket. A Final call letter will be given to the shortlisted candidates. The final call letter is sent via mail.  Click the below link for the RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims Admit card.

Click here for RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims Admit card

18. RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims Result

The RBI Assistant 2023 notification was released on 13th September 2023. The preliminary results are out on 12th December 2023  on the official website of RBI  https://www.rbi.org.in/  and the pdf is given below.  Candidates Check the website for regular updates. For the year  2023-24, the RBI advertised 450 Assistant positions. RBI Assistant Admit Card 2023 is required to be brought to the exam venue, along with picture identification, otherwise access will be denied.

Click here for RBI Assistant prelims Results 2023  PDF

19. RBI Assistant 2023 Mains 2022 Result

The RBI Assistant 2023 Mains results will be declared after the exam. The results will be declared on the official website. A candidate can log in and check the Mains results.

20. RBI Assistant 2023 Language Proficiency test/Final result

The Final list of RBI Assistant 2023 will be declared by the RBI. After the final list is prepared the shortlisted candidates are posted according to their given preference.

23. FAQ's

1. What is the age limit for RBI assistants?

Ans. The age limit for RBI assistants is 20 to 28 years. The Age relaxation will be given for the upper-age candidates. 

2. How many months are required to prepare for RBI Assistant?

Ans. 6 to 8 months are generally required to prepare for RBI Assistant. But it completely depends on the candidate. It also depends on level of preparation and dedication towards preparation.  

3. What is the salary for an RBI Assistant?

Ans. The In-hand salary of an RBI Assistant is Rs.47,849/- (Without HRA). The basic pay will be Rs 20,700/- per month and RBI Assistant will also get a lot of benefits and perks. 

4. Who is eligible for RBI Assistant?

Ans. Candidates who have a bachelor’s degree with an age limit between 20 to 28 years are eligible for RBI Assistant.  

5. When is the RBI Assistant 2023 Prelims exam conducted?

Ans. The RBI Assistant 2023 notification was released on 13 September 2023.  RBI Assistant 2023 preliminary exams will be held on the 18th and 16th of November 2023.

6. When will be the last date for applying for RBI Assistant 2023?

Ans. The Registration for RBI Assistant 2023 starts from 13th September to 4th October.  

7. Is the RBI 2023 notification released?

Ans. For 291 positions for Grade B Officers, the RBI Grade B 2023 Notification has been made public. 30 July, 2 September, and 19 August 2023 are the dates set for the RBI Grade B Main Exam.

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