The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the RBI Grade B 2021 exam centres along with the RBI Grade B exam notification. The exam is held in two written stages for which various test centres are situated in around 160 cities. The Preliminary Phase I of RBI Grade B entrance exam is conducted in exam centres across 158 cities and the Phase II examination for recruitment is conducted in 20 main examination centres. Candidates are allotted the exam centre as per the preference they fill in the RBI Grade B application form, on a first-come first-get basis. The aspirants must download the Previous Years’ Question Papers to get a better idea about the exams.
The list of various examination centres for RBI Grade B (Phase-1) is as follow:
|State or UT||Exam centres|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair|
|Assam||Dibrugarh,Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar|
|Daman & Diu||Jamnagar|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad,Gandhi Nagar, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro, Dhanbad,Jamshedpur, Ranchi|
|Karnataka||Belgaum,Bagalkot, Bengaluru, Chikaballapur, Kolar, Tumkur, Gulbarga, Bidar, Hubli,Dharwad, Haliyal, Gadag, Mangalore, Mysore, Mandya, Udipi|
|Kerala||Kannur,Kasargod, Kochi, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Pathanamthitta, Kozhikode, Malappuram,Thrichur, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Nagercoil|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior,Indore, Jabalpur|
|Maharashtra||Aurangabad,Kolhapur, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Solapur|
|Orissa||Balasore,Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Sambalpur|
|Punjab||Amritsar,Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala|
|Rajasthan||Ajmer, Jaipur,Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur|
|Sikkim||Gangtok, Bardang City|
|Tamilnadu||Chennai,Vellore, Coimbatore, Erode, Thirupur, Madurai, Virudhunagar, Dindigul Salem,Namakkal, Tiruchirapalli, Perambalur, Pudukottai, Thanjavur, Tirunelveli,Kanyakumari, Tuticorin|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi|
|Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Haldwani, Nainital, Roorkee City|
|West Bengal||Berhampore (WB), Durgapur, Kolkata, Greater Kolkata, Howrah, Hooghly, Kalyani, Siliguri|
The list of RBI Grade B examination centre for (Phase II) are as follows:
The candidates cannot change the examination centre once the admit card is released and have to appear at the allotted centre only. It is therefore important for the candidate to fill the exam centre that is easily accessible.
It is also important to know that the mere filing of the exam centre name will not result in the allotment of that particular exam centre for the candidate.
The aspirants should carry the below-mentioned documents at the exam centre:
|Preparation tips||Books||Phase I syllabus|
|Phase II syllabus||Salary||Job profile and vacancy|
|Previous year question paper||Previous year cutoff||Eligibility Criteria|
|Exam Pattern||Latest news updates||-|
Ques. How can I select an examination centre?
Ans. While filling up the application form, the candidates have to choose the exam centre from the list of available centres across India. The application form is incomplete without the selection of the exam centre and will not be accepted.
Ques. Can I choose more than one exam centre?
Ans. No. Candidates can not choose more than one exam centre for phase I and phase II exams.
Ques. Can I change the exam centre after I have submitted the application form?
Ans. No, RBI will not entertain any requests for a change of examination centre.
Ques. Can I get the same exam centre for the Preliminary and Main exam?
Ans. Candidates are given an option to choose the exam centre while filling up the form. The centres for the Main examination are limited as compared to the Preliminary exam. In case, the candidate has the option to select the same test centre for both the exams, he/she can do so but the final allocation is up to the official authorities.
Ques. Given the COVID-19 situation, what can I take along during my examination in the centre?
Ans. It is advised to refer to the official notification and the admit card for the things that you can carry inside the exam centre. Considering the pandemic, candidates can take their masks, gloves and sanitisers inside the exam centre.
Ques. Will I be able to enter the exam centre after the specified time?
Ans. All candidates are advised to reach the exam centre before time. The candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination centre after the time specified on the admit card.
Ques. Can I produce a digital copy of the admit card in case I forget to take a hardcopy to the exam centre?
Ans. Mobile phones or any other electronic devices are not permitted in the exam centre. All the candidates have to show a downloaded hardcopy of the admit card during the examination.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.