Submission of the RBI Bank Exam Application 2012
Candidates can apply for the assistant manager posts either on the prescribed Application ( RBI Bank Offline Application 2012 ) or submit the application online followed up by sending a printout (hardcopy) of the online application to the Board’s office.
i. Online Application for RBI Bank Recruitment 2012 :
The candidate can RBI Bank apply online using the link / URL http://onlinedr.rbi.org.in. Detailed ‘Instructions for Applying Online’ are available on this link. Candidates should read the instructions carefully and then click on “Apply” link. Salient features of the system of RBI Bank Exam 2012 Online Application are given hereunder :
1. Before starting filling up of RBI Bank Exam Online Application 2012, a candidate must purchase the DD or IPO for 100/- (except SC / ST / PWD candidates who are exempted from payment of fees). Fee exempted category candidates can straightway fill the online application for RBI Bank 2012.
2. Candidates need to take a printout (hard copy) of their RBI Bank 2012 Online Application after submission of the data through the system. A signed photograph must be pasted (not to be stapled) at the specified place on the printout and the candidate must sign on the printout of the RBI Bank 2012 application and attach DD or IPO of 100/- (if required to pay fee).
3. Candidates need to send the system generated print out (hard copy) of the Reserve Bank of India Online Application to the Reserve Bank of India Services Board’s Office (RBISB) by ordinary post. In case the print out (hard copy) is not received by the Board by the closing date mentioned in RBI Bank Recruitment 2012 advertisement, the RBI Bank 2012 online application will not be entertained and will be rejected.
5. RBI Bank Applications should not be submitted more than once. Duplicate applications will not be entertained and will be rejected.
6. The RBI Bank Exam 2012 Online Applications can be submitted till 11.59 P.M. on February 24, 2012, after which the link will be disabled.
ii. Offline Applications for RBI Bank Recruitment 2012 :
The candidates must apply in the RBI Bank Exam Application format published in this advertisement. It should be typed or neatly handwritten in Hindi or English on a good quality “White A- 4 size” paper. All the relevant columns in the application must be filled legibly or typed. Incomplete and illegible applications will be rejected.
iii. RBI Bank Offline Application or printout of the Online Application, as the case may be, have to be sent by ordinary post to the following address.
The General Manager,
Reserve Bank of India Services Board,
Post Bag No. 4618, Mumbai Central Post Office,
Mumbai – 400 008.
iv. Reserve Bank of India Offline Application or printout of the Online Application, as the case may be, in closed cover, may also be deposited in the box specially kept for the purpose at Reserve Bank of India, Opposite Mumbai Central Railway Station, Mumbai Central, Mumbai 400 008.
v. The cover containing the RBI Bank Exam offline application or printout of the online application, as the case may be superscribed with the name of the post applied for. For instance, if the application is for the post of Assistant Manager (Rajbhasha) in Grade A, the cover may be superscribed as “RBI Bank Application for the post of Assistant Manager (Rajbhasha) in Grade A”.
vi. Candidates should apply either by online mode (followed up by sending a printout of the online application) or offline mode. They should not submit application by both the modes. Duplicate applications will be rejected.
Closing Date for Receipt of RBI Bank Application Form 2012 :
(i) Offline Application or the printout of the Online Application (hard copy), as the case may be, should reach the Board’s Office on or before 6.00 P.M. on March 02, 2012.
(ii) In the case of App. received only by post from candidates living abroad, in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Ladakh division of Jammu and Kashmir State, Lahaul and Spiti Districts and Pangi Sub-division of Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh; Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep, the last date of receipt of Applications will be on or before 6.00 P.M. on March 09, 2012. For Applications received in any manner other than by post, the benefit of extended time will not be available.
(iii) The Board takes no responsibility for any delay in receipt of Application/s or loss thereof in postal transit.
RBI Bank Examination Centres 2012 :
Written Examination ‘WE’ may be held at the following centres (Code Numbers indicated in the brackets)
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Candidates can select only one centre and must indicate its name and code No. in the RBI Bank Application. Centre and dates of WE are liable to be changed at Board’s discretion. In the event of cancellation of WE at any centre, the Board may at its discretion allot an alternative centre to the candidates concerned. Candidates admitted to the RBI Bank Written Examination 2012 will be intimated dates, time table and venue of WE through Admission Letters (AL). Candidates will not be admitted to the WE without the AL. Request for change of centre will not be entertained.
Service Conditions / Career Prospects :
(i) RBI Bank Pay Scale :
(I) RBI Bank Recruitment for Grade ‘A’ Officers : They will draw a starting basic pay of 17,100/- p.m. in the scale of 17,100-1000(11)-28100-EB-1000(4)-32100-1100(1)-33200 applicable to Officers in Grade A. They will also be eligible for Dearness Allowance, Local Allowance, House Allowance, Family Allowance, Grade Allowance as per rules in force from time to time. At present, initial monthly gross emoluments are approx. 30,442/-.
(ii) Perquisites :
Bank’s accommodation subject to availability, reimbursement of expenses for maintenance of vehicle for official purpose, newspaper, telephone charges, book grant, allowance for furnishing of residence, etc. as per eligibility. Free dispensary facility besides reimbursement of medical expenses for OPD treatment / hospitalization as per eligibility. Interest free festival advance, Leave Fare Concession (once in two years for self, spouse and eligible dependents). Loans and Advances at concessional rates of interest for Housing, Car, Education, Consumer Articles, Personal Computer, etc. The RBI Bank posts also carry benefits of Provident Fund, Pension and Gratuity.
(iii) Cost to the RBI Bank :
Cost to the RBI Bank for Grade ‘A Officers, posted at Mumbai, at the minimum of the scale excluding housing accommodation, works out to 5,75,000/- p.a.(approximately). Market value of housing accommodation would be maximum of 1,75,000/- p.a.
Note : For candidates possessing very high academic or professional qualification / experience of significant value to the Bank, the Bank may, at its sole discretion, consider granting up to four advance increments. The Board, at the sole discretion, may consider requests for higher emoluments on account of higher qualification / special experience of value to the Bank at the interview stage only. Such information may be furnished in the Bio-data form in the appropriate column. The number of maximum increments will be 4. The Board / RBI Bank will not entertain any request received after the interview.
(iv) At certain centres, limited number of residential quarters are available. Facility for securing residential accommodation on lease, however, exists at all centres.
(v) Initial appointment will be on probation for a period of two years which may, at Bank’s discretion, be extended upto a maximum period of four years.
(vi) There are reasonable prospects for promotion to higher grades.
(vii) Selected candidates are liable to be posted and transferred anywhere in India.
RBI Bank Exam Application Fee (Non-Refundable) :
100/- (Rupees one hundred only). No fee is payable by SC / ST / PWD candidates. Fee is payable by Demand Draft favouring Reserve Bank of India and payable at Mumbai only. However, candidates from un-banked areas may pay fee by crossed Indian Postal Orders in favour of Reserve Bank of India payable at GPO, Mumbai.
Candidates should write their Name and Address on the reverse of the Demand Draft and in the space provided for the purpose on the Postal Orders (if fee is payable) and enclose them to the application with a pin (should not be stapled). Fees sent separately not accompanied with proper application or payment in any other manner will not be accepted. RBI Bank Exam Fees once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
Check-List for Submission of the RBI Bank Exam Application 2012 :
(i) The Format of the RBI Bank Exam application given below should not itself be used as application.
(ii) The RBI Bank Application strictly in conformity with the Format as prescribed must be typed or neatly hand-written in Hindi or English on a good quality “White A4 size” paper and duly affixed (not stapled) with a signed latest passport size photograph. Candidates should ensure that all the entries have been correctly filled in and the RBI Bank 2012 Application, as also the photograph are signed.
(iii) Name and Address in the application must be written in CAPITAL LETTERS in English only, since processing is computerized.
(iv) The post applied for should be superscribed on top of the cover containing the RBI Bank Exam Application 2012.
(v) Candidates must ensure that the RBI Application [either Offline or printout of the Online] should reach the Board’s office on or before the closing date. Even after the successful submission of RBI Bank online application through the system, unless the system generated print-out of the online application together with photograph and signature is received by post at the Board’s office within the closing date, the Reserve Bank of India online application is not valid and will be rejected.