RBI Assistant syllabus 2020
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020: Exam Pattern and Syllabus of RBI Assistant 2020 varies for prelims and mains exams. There are two stages of prelims and mains in the RBI Assistant Exam that must be cleared for you to be selected to work for Reserve Bank of India. Here you can see a detailed RBI Assistant 2020 syllabus and exam pattern.
RBI Assistant Exam Pattern 2020 – Prelims & Mains
Preliminary Exam (Multiple Choice) : The pre-examination consists of 100 questions with a total of 100 marks. There will be a reduction of 1/4 of every wrong answer. The duration of the exam is 1 hour. It consists of four sections: – reasoning ability, numerical ability, English will be given to candidates who qualify for the pre-examination.
|Sections||Total questions||Marks allotted||Time duration|
Mains exam (Multiple Choice) : The main exam consists of 200 questions for 200 marks. The duration of the exam is 2 hours. It will be entirely MCQ based. It consists of five sections: – reasoning, numerical skills, English, general knowledge, computer knowledge. 1/4 marks will be deducted in each wrong answer.
|Section||Total questions||Marks allotted||Time duration|
After getting the exam pattern, have a look at the detailed syllabus mentioned below of the Prelims and Mains exam. The Syllabus is based on the latest RBI Assistant Notification 2020.
RBI Assistant Prelims Complete Syllabus 2020
RBI Assistant Prelims exam will be held online in an objective format. The exam consists of three sections – Numerical Ability, Reasoning and English Language. The total time duration of the Prelims exam is 60 minutes wherein 20 minutes is allotted for each section. Have a look at the detailed syllabus of each section and start preparations for the prelims accordingly.
|Reasoning Ability||Numerical Ability||English Language||General Awareness||Computer Knowledge|
|Seating Arrangement||Number Series||Error Detection (5-10 marks)||Current Affairs||Computer basics|
|Puzzles||Data Interpretation||Reading comprehension (7-10 marks)||Banking Awareness||MS office|
|Direction and Blood relation||Simplification/ Approximation||Fillers||Economy/ Financial Awareness||Internet and web technology|
|Syllogism and Inequality||Profit & Loss||Sentence based error||Static Awareness||Database Management System|
|Alphanumeric Series and order and ranking||Data Sufficiency||Column based question||Networking|
|Data Sufficiency and Miscellaneous questions||Quadratic Inequalities||Word usage||computer and Networking Security|
|Input-output||Time Speed Distance||Cloze test (5-8 Marks)||Operating System|
|Logical Reasoning||Time & Work, problems on train||word swap|
|Ratio & Proportion, mixture and allegation||Spelling based error, para jumbles|
|Partnership||Idiom and phrases|
|Average and Ages||Sentence completion|
|Boat & Stream||Vocabulary Based|
|Pipes & Cistern||Paragraph Completion|
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 English Language
The English language section include topics related to Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Para jumbles, Miscellaneous, Fill in the blanks, Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting, Paragraph Completion.
See table below for find out topic wise marks weight-age in the English language section.
|Reading Comprehension||7-10 marks|
|Error Spotting||5-10 marks|
|Cloze Test||5-8 Marks|
|Para Jumbles||3-5 marks|
|Fill in the Blanks||5-10 marks|
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 Numerical Ability
Numerical abilities section has 35 questions in total for 35 marks in the RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam. Applicants must sort on the basis of priority marks while preparing for the RBI Assistant Exam 2020.
Like the reasoning section, the Numerical Capacity section also covers a wide range of topics such as Data Interpretation & Analysis, Simplification, Number System, Data Sufficiency, Data Interpretation, Quadratic Equations, Time and Work, Measurement, Time Speed and Distance, etc.
Find below the Numerical ability syllabus along with topic wise marks.
|Data Interpretation||5-8 Marks|
|Quadratic Equations||5-10 Marks|
|Number Series||0-5 Marks|
|Ratio & Proportion||1-3 Marks|
|Profit & Loss||2-3 Marks|
|Time, Speed & Distance||1-2 Marks|
|Time & Work||1-2 Marks|
|Mixture Problems||0-2 Marks|
|Number System||0-1 Marks|
|Permutation & Combination / Probability||0-1 Marks|
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 Reasoning
Reasoning ability section has very vast topics. Even though, you can sort out important topics, which has more weight-age in terms of marks to easily crack this section. This section has 35 questions for 35 marks in RBI assistant preliminary examination.
Refer the below table for Reasoning syllabus and important topics with marks weight-age.
|Arrangement & Pattern||5 marks|
|Mathematical Inequalities||5 marks|
|Linear Seating Arrangement||5 marks|
|Circular Seating Arrangement||5 marks|
|Floor Puzzle||0-5 marks|
|Directions & Distances||2-3 marks|
|Blood Relations||3-5 marks|
|Order & Ranking||0-5 marks|
|Data Sufficiency||0-5 marks|
|Double Line-Up||0-5 marks|
Language Proficiency Test (LPT) – The candidates provisionally shortlisted from the main on-line examination will have to undergo a language proficiency test (LPT). The language proficiency test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned as detailed below). Candidate not proficient in the Official / Local Language shall be disqualified.
The Office wise local language/s is/are as follows:
- Ahmedabad – Gujarati
- Bengaluru – Kannada
- Bhopal – Hindi
- Bhubaneswar – Oriya
- Chandigarh – Punjabi / Hindi
- Chennai – Tamil
- Guwahati – Assamese / Bengali / Khasi / Manipuri / Bodo / Mizo
- Hyderabad – Telugu
- Jaipur – Hindi
- Jammu – Urdu / Hindi / Kashmiri
- Kanpur & Lucknow – Hindi
- Kolkata – Bengali / Nepali
- Mumbai – Marathi / Konkani
- Nagpur – Marathi / Hindi
- New Delhi – Hindi
- Patna – Hindi / Maithili
- Thiruvananthapuram – Malayalam
RBI Assistant 2020 Examination Centres
The examination (preliminary as well as main) will be conducted online in venues across many centres in India. The tentative list of Examination centres is available as indicated below.
|S. No.||State/UT/NCR||Preliminary Examination Centre||Main Examination Centre|
|1.||Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair||Port Blair|
|2.||Andhra Pradesh||Chirala, Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram||Kakinada, Kurnool, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram|
|4.||Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur||Guwahati|
|5.||Bihar||Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea,||Darbhanga, , Muzzafarpur, Patna|
|6.||Chandigarh||Chandigarh- Mohali||Chandigarh- Mohali|
|7.||Chattisgarh||Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur||Bhilai, Raipur|
|8.||Delhi||Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon||Delhi NCR|
|10.||Gujarat||Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar, Anand, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara||Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara|
|11.||Haryana||Ambala, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamuna Nagar||Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra|
|12.||Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una||Hamirpur|
|13.||Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu, Samba||Jammu|
|14.||Jharkhand||Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi||Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi|
|15.||Karnataka||Belagavi, Bengaluru, Kalaburgi, Hubli, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Udipi||Bengaluru, Hubli, Mysuru, Shivamogga, Udipi|
|16.||Kerala||Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur||Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur,|
|17.||Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain|
|18.||Maharashtra||Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Satara||Amravati, Aurangabad, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune|
|23.||Odisha||Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur||Balasore, Berhampur(Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Rourkela|
|25.||Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala, Sangrur||Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Patiala|
|26.||Rajasthan||Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur||Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Sikar, Udaipur|
|28.||Tamilnadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore||Chennai, Coimbatore, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore|
|29.||Telangana||Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal,||Hyderabad|
|31.||Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi||Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj, Bareilly, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Varanasi|
|32.||Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee||Dehradun, Haldwani|
|33.||West Bengal||Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri||Asansol, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Kolkata, Siliguri|