RBI Assistants 2023 Notification ! 450 Vacancies

RBI has released the Recruitment Notification for the Post of Assistants 2023. Total posts announced are 450.

Selection for the post will be through a country-wide competitive examination in two phases i.e. Preliminary and Main examination followed by a Language Proficiency Test (LPT).


(A) Important Dates :

Website Link Open & Payment of Examination Fees Online -  13.09.2023 to 04.10.2023

Schedule of Online Preliminary Test (Tentative) :  October 21 & 23, 2023

Schedule of Online Main Test (Tentative) : December 02, 2023

(B) Pay Scale :

At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments (without HRA) for Assistants will be approximately ₹ 47849/-.

(a) Age : Between 20 and 28 years

(b) Educational Qualifications :

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

ii) Candidates applying for a 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.

(D) Scheme of Selection :

a. Preliminary examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

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 200 200 135 Minutes 
  • Language Proficiency Test (LPT) - The candidates provisionally shortlisted 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 as detailed below). Candidate not proficient in the Official / Local Language shall be disqualified.
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests (Preliminary and Main examination).1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates will have to pass in each of the objective tests of the online examinations.

(E) Vacancies:

Click here for details of state wise vacancies : https://opportunities.rbi.org.in/scripts/bs_viewcontent.aspx?Id=4315

(E) Application Fee : 

- ₹ 50/- for SC/ST/PWD/EXS. (Intimation Charges)

- ₹ 450/- for OBC/General/EWS candidates (Examination fees and Intimation Charges)

(F) Helpline:


In case of any problem in filling up the form, payment of examination fee or receipt of call letter, queries may be made through the link - http://cgrs.ibps.in/. Do not forget to mention Recruitment of Assistant- 2023’ in the subject box of the email.