SEBI Grade A Notification 2022 Out: Check Dates, Vacancies

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 11th, 2023

SEBI Grade A notification 2022 officially announced on 5th January 2022 at the official site. Interested students must have been eagerly waiting for the official recruitment notification of the SEBI Grade A (Assistant Manager) 2022 exam. SEBI has released a total of 120 posts for various categories of Grade A. The online application and fee payment date are between 5th January 2022 to 24th January 2022.

Along with the notification, the Security Exchange Board of India(SEBI) has also released the SEBI Grade A application form link, Phase 1, phase 2, and interviews, and other important dates. You can download the SEBI Grade A notification 2022 PDF here to know the total vacancies, important dates, direct apply online link, exam fee, eligibility, and exam pattern.

What is SEBI Grade A?

The Securities and Exchange Board of India, based in Mumbai’s Bandra-Kurla-Complex, regulates the Indian securities market. SEBI’s mission is to protect the interests of securities investors while also promoting and regulating the securities market.

SEBI issues notifications for various Grade A(Assistant Manager) positions. SEBI provides young aspirants with an engaging work environment as well as challenges in carrying out its triple functions as a quasi-legislative, quasi-judicial, and quasi-executive authority.

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SEBI Grade A Notification 2022 Overview

The overview is a crucial part of every recruitment notice. Students should read the exam overview to learn about the recruiting body, the number of positions, application costs, exam dates, and other vital details. We’ll go through all of the elements of the notification and the exam in-depth in the table below.

Category Overview
Name of the exam SEBI Grade A
Conducting body Security Exchange Board of India
Post name Grade A(Assistant Manager)
vacancies 120
Notification release date 5 January 2022
Mode of exam Online
Frequency of exam Once in 2 year
Stages of exam Phase 1, phase 2, and interview
Level of exam National
Exam language English, Hindi

SEBI Grade A Notification 2022 Important Dates

The exact schedule for the SEBI Grade A exam has been released along with the official advertisement. For the convenience of applicants, the SEBI Grade A exam dates are mentioned here. The table below contains all of the important dates for the interested candidates.



SEBI Grade A 2022 Notification


SEBI Apply Online 2022 Start Date


Last Date of SEBI 2022 Apply Online


Payment of Online Fees

Until 24/01/2022

SEBI Grade A Admit Card 2022

1 week before the exam

SEBI Grade A Prelims Exam Date 2022

SEBI Grade A Pre Result 2022 March 1st week 2022

SEBI Grade A Mains Exam Date 2022(Except paper-2 of Information Technology Stream)


Paper-2 of Phase-2 of Information Technology Stream


SEBI Grade A Mains Result 

To be Announced

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Download SEBI Grade A Recruitment 2022 Notification PDF

SEBI Grade A Notification 2022 PDF Link

SEBI Grade A Notification 2022 Vacancy

Let’s discuss the SEBI Grade A vacancy 2022. The authority has announced a total of 120 vacancies for different posts. Please go through the below table.

Stream Vacancy
General 80
Legal 16
Information Technology 14
Research 7
Official Language 3
Total  120

SEBI Grade A Application Fees

The SEBI Grade A Recruitment 2022 application fee will be paid online. The fee for the price/intimation is non-refundable. The application fees for SEBI Grade A 2022 are listed below, grouped by category:

Sr. No.


Application Fees



₹ 100/-



₹ 1000/-

SEBI Grade A Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidate must first go through the list of eligibility criteria to check if/she is eligible to apply for the exam. Please go through the list of eligibility criteria as per last year’s notification.

1. Educational Qualification

  • General – Masters degree in any discipline, bachelor’s degree in law, Bachelors’ Degree in Engineering from a recognized university, CA /CFA / CS / Cost Accountant.
  • Legal – Bachelor’s Degree in Law from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Information Technology – Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Electrical /Electronics / Electronics And Communication / Information Technology / Computer Science) OR Masters in Computers Application OR Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with a postgraduate qualification (minimum 2 years duration) in Computers / Information Technology, etc. for different categories.

2. Age Limit( as on 31/12/2021)

  • The maximum age limit is 30 years, 
  • However, there is age relaxation for the reserved categories as per the government norms which is provided in the table below-




5 years

Other backward classes (OBC) Non-Creamy layer

3 years

The person with disabilities (General)

10 years

The person with disabilities (SC /ST)

15 years

The person with disabilities (OBC)

13 years

SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022

Along with the notification advertisement, the Security Exchange Board of India has also released the exam pattern for SEBI Grade A 2022. You should review the official exam pattern for SEBI Grade A 2022.

  1. Phase-1(Objective)
  2. Phase-2(Objective + Descriptive)
  3. Interview

Overview of the Prelims Exam Pattern

  • The prelim stage of SEBI Grade A consists of 2 papers.
  • There are overall cut-off criteria for every paper. But there is no sectional cut-off.
  • After clearing the overall paper cut off candidates need to satisfy the overall cut-off of the entire paper.
  • 1/4th of the assigned mark will be deducted for the wrong answer.
  • The phase-1 exam is only qualifying in nature and is not counted for the final merit list.


Streams/ Subjects

Maximum Marks



Paper 1 General Awareness






60 minutes




English Language
Quantitative Aptitude

Test of Reasoning





Paper 2

General Stream: Multiple choice questions on subjects

  • Commerce
  • Accountancy
  • Management
  • Finance
  • Costing
  • Companies Act
  • Economics


40 minutes


Legal, Information Technology, Engineering Stream (Civil & Electrical), Official Language stream: Multiple choice questions on Specialized subject related to the stream.

100  and  40 minutes



Research Stream:- Multiple choice questions on subjects Economics, Econometrics, Statistics, Finance, and Commerce.

Aggregate Cut-off


Overview of the Mains Exam Pattern

  • Candidates need to clear the sectional cut-off of each paper along with the overall aggregate cut-off.
  • There will be a sectional time limit and mark for every paper.
  • The marks obtained here will be added while preparing the final merit list along with the interview marks.


Streams/ Subjects




Cut off


Paper 1

All streams: English (Descriptive Test) to test

the drafting skills










Paper 2

General Stream: Multiple choice questions on subjects Commerce, Accountancy, Management, Finance, Costing, Companies

Act and Economics.










Legal and Official Langauge Stream:

Multiple choice questions on Specialized subjects related to the stream.














Research Stream: Multiple choice questions

on subjects Economics, Econometrics, Statistics, Finance, and Commerce.

Information Technology Stream: Coding

Test (Languages: C++/JAVA/Python)






Aggregate Cut off





Only the candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted for an interview. Candidates who are not selected for Phase II and Interview will not receive a refund of their application money. The candidate has the option of having an interview in Hindi or English. Marks earned in Phase II will be given an 85 percent weighting, while marks received in the interview will be given a 15 percent weighting.

Probation: The successful candidates for the position of Officer Grade ‘A’ will serve a two-year probationary period. The candidates’ employment with SEBI will be confirmed if they do well during their probationary period.

SEBI Grade A Salary 2022:

The SEBI Grade A Assistant Manager’s pay scale is INR 28150-1550(4)-343501750(7)-46600-EB-1750(4)-53600-2000(1)-55600 (17 years). Presently, the gross emolument including SEBI’s Contribution towards National Pension Scheme (NPS), Grade Allowance, Special Allowance, Dearness Allowance, Family Allowance, Local Allowance, etc. at Mumbai at the minimum of this scale is approx. ₹1,15,000/- p.m. without accommodation and ₹80,500/-p.m. with accommodation.

SEBI Grade A Apply Online 2022

Interested and eligible candidates will be able to apply online by visiting the below link. They need to fill the application form by following the required guidelines.

SEBI Grade A Recruitment 2022 Application Form Link

How to Apply Online for SEBI Grade A Notification 2022?

Eligible candidates can apply online for the SEBI Grade A Assistant Manager 2022 Examination in their appropriate stream. Candidates are not required to submit a paper copy of their completed online application to SEBI.

  1. Open the careers tab on the SEBI official website.
  2. Click on Apply Online.
  3. A new window will be opened.
  4. Now click on New Registration.
  5. Your registration number and password will be sent to your email address.
  6. Now you will have to log in with your credentials.
  7. Fill out your application form and upload your documents.
  8. Upload a high-quality scanned copy of all necessary documents and submit them.
  9. Pay your application fees online by completing the application fee payment process.
  10. After making successful fee payment, keep the completed application form and fee payment receipt as a PDF soft copy or print it off for future use.

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