RBI Grade B Officer Career Progression

The RBI Grade B Officer is one of the most prestigious designations in the Indian banking industry. Every year, millions prepare for the examination but only a few get through. If you are also an aspirant, check out the RBI Grade B Officer Notification for 2018. As you know, there aren’t a lot of days remaining before the RBI Grade B Officer examinations are upon us; so, check out the Suggestions for the RBI Grade B Study Material and start preparing right away! If you need any help, you can check out the RBI Grade B Topper’s Strategy. For motivation, the RBI Grade B Officer’s Salary would perhaps be more than enough to push you further with your preparation. While practicing, ensure that you keep a copy of the RBI Grade B Detailed Syllabus to avoid missing out on any important topic. Lastly, you can also check out the section-wise guides such as the RBI Grade B Critical ReasoningComing to an important aspect of the RBI Grade B job, or any job for that matter, one of the most prevalent questions is about the RBI Grade B Officer Career Progression. Naturally, the career progression is an important part of the job and that is also a motivation to the aspirants. Hence, the same shall be discussed in this blog post. Alongside, you can refer to the RBI Grade B Phase 1 Study Plan to have a good idea of how you can start preparing and complete the same within 30 days. Alternatively, you can also check out the video below:

For specialized subjects such as ESI and F&M topics, those videos below might be helpful:

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Coming over to Phase 2 of the RBI Grade B, there are 2 main sections including Economic and Social Issues (ESI) and Finance and Management (FM). Oliveboard already has topic-wise guides such as RBI Grade B ESI Poverty AlleviationRBI Grade B ESI Sustainable Development and Environmental IssuesRBI Grade B FM Derivatives, and RBI Grade B ESI Role of Economic Planning. You can refer to them for specialized guidance.

RBI’s career progression starts from the lowest level, which is that of the support staff or the RBI Assistants, who are responsible for all the clerical work that takes place at RBI. However, there is an option for candidates to join directly as Grade B Officers which means they are DR or direct recruits. From there on, the promotion goes on like this:

RBI Grade B Career ProgressionGrade B Officers start out as Managers and then they can move up to all the way until Deputy Governor. The Governor is usually not selected from the internal workforce and only a distinguished individual is preferred who has had extraordinary achievements. Having said that, even if you retire as Chief General Managers, that too is quite an achievement. Exceptional candidates reach the top which is the position of an Executive Director or a Deputy Governor. However, on an average, most Grade B Officers retire at the position of a Chief General Manager, but that itself is no small matter.

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