The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) releases the list of exam cities separately for prelims and mains exam. RBI Grade B exam centers are announced along with the admit card. The preliminary exam of RBI Grade B is likely to conducted in over 158 cities while the mains exam will be held in approximately 20 cities. While filling the application form, candidates are required to select one exam city each for prelims and mains exam. RBI Grade B exam centers 2021 will be allotted to candidates in a first-apply-first-allot manner based on availability. Read below for more details on RBI Grade B 2021 exam centers.
RBI Grade B Exam Centers 2021
- The list of Exam Centers 2021 specifies the name of the cities in different states/UTs where the Prelims and Mains exam will be conducted.
- The RBI Grade B recruitment 2021 comprises of three phases- phase 1, phase 2, and phase 3.
- Selection will be done in 3 stages- Prelims, Mains, and interviews.
- The total number of RBI Grade B-2021 vacancies is 300+.
- Candidates can check Exam Centers for Phase I and Phase II both in this article.
- The RBI Assistant examination will be conducted online in venues across many centers throughout India.
- RBI reserves the right to cancel any of the Examination Centres (prelims and main) and/ or add some other Centres, depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc.
- The candidates have to select the RBI Grade B exam centers corresponding to the office he/she will apply to as RBI possesses the right to allow a candidate to any center.
- Change of center request for Exam (prelims and main) shall not be entertained.
- The Centers for the Main Exam will be limited.
RBI Grade B 2021 Exam centers for Preliminary Exam
The preliminary exam will be conducted in the following cities:
|States /UTs||RBI Grade B Exam Cities|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair|
|Andhra Pradesh & Telangana||Guntur, Narasaraopet, Hyderabad, Rangareddy-Kodada, Karimnagar, Warangal, Rajahmundry, Kakinada, Tirupati, Chittoor, Vijaywada, Kanchikacherla, Gudlavalleru, Eluru, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Itanagar, Naharlagun city|
|Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar|
|Bihar||Bhagalpur, Muzaffarpur, Patna|
|Daman & Diu||Jamnagar|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Gandhi Nagar, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara|
|Haryana||Hissar, Karnal, Rohtak|
|Himachal Pradesh||Dharamsala, Shimla|
|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, Nagarcoil|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur|
|Maharashtra||Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Thane, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune, Solapur|
|New Delhi||Delhi –NCR|
|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, Thiruchirapalli, Perambalur, Pudukottai, Thanjavur, Tirunelvelli, 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|
RBI Grade B 2021 Exam centers for Mains Exam
The mains exam will be conducted in the following cities:
Important Points Related to RBI Grade B 2021 Exam centers
- RBI Grade B exam centers are liable to be changed at the discretion of the examination authority
- Since the allotment of exam centers will be done on a first-apply-first-allot basis, once the capacity of a particular center is attained, the same will be frozen
- Applicants who cannot get a center of their choice will be required to choose a center from the remaining ones
- Applicants must fill RBI Grade B application form early so that they could get a center of their choice
- Candidates should not request for the change of RBI Grade B exam center
- The choice of exam centers for Phase I and II must be indicated separately in the application form.
- Candidates must appear in the RBI Grade B exam center at their own expenses
- Interviews will be conducted at some of the centers of the mains exam
How to select the Exam Centers?
- The exam centers for RBI Grade B will be allocated to candidates as per their choices which they will enter while filling the application form.
- Candidates are eligible to select the Centre of Exam, Centre Code, State/UT which the Centre of Exam Belongs, and State/UT Code while applying.
- Approximately 3 to 4 exam cities will be selected based on the nearest or convenient venue by the candidates.
Documents required at the Exam center
Candidates need to carry the following documents to the exam center:
- RBI Grade B Exam Admit Card
- A valid Photo ID
RBI Grade B 2021 Exam centers FAQs
When RBI Grade B 2021 exam centers will be released?
The list of exam centers for prelims and mains will be released along with the notification.
How can I choose the RBI Grade B exam centers?
Candidates can choose the exam centers while filling the application form.
Should I mention my preferences of exam centers separately for prelims and mains exam?
Yes, you need to mention your preferences separately for prelims and mains exam.
Is the exam centers for prelims and mains exams are different?
Yes, the exam centers are different for prelims and mains exams.
How many exam centers can I choose?
Candidates can choose one each center for prelims and mains exams.
How is the exam centers allotted to candidates?
The exam centers are allotted to candidates on a first-apply-first-allot basis.
Can I change my exam center if I am not satisfied?
The exam centers once allotted cannot be changed by candidates.
Will new exam day guidelines be issued due to COVID-19?
Yes, new exam day guidelines will be issued due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Can I wear masks while appearing for the exam?
Yes, you can wear masks while appearing for the exam.
Can I carry my own sanitizer?
Yes, you can carry your own sanitizer of 50ml.
Do I need to install the Aarogya Setu app?
Yes, you need to install the Aarogya Setu app.
Can I wear gloves while appearing for the exam?
Yes, you will be allowed to wear gloves.