RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 for Prelims and Mains
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 - Reserve Bank of India (RBI) prescribed the RBI Assistant 2020 syllabus for all the aspiring candidates. Candidates must go through the syllabus before they start preparing for the RBI Assistant exam. The syllabus of RBI Assistant 2020 consists of all the topics and chapters from where the questions will be asked in both stages of exam. Candidates must go through the RBI Assistants 2020 syllabus to figure out which topics they are good at and which need more time and prepare study plan accordingly. Along with the syllabus, candidates must also go through RBI Assistant exam pattern 2020 to know the various sections, from where the questions will be asked, total questions, marking schemes, duration etc. As per the exam pattern, the RBI Assistant syllabus 2020 contains topics from various sections like Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Ability, General Awareness, and Computer Knowledge. To know about RBI Assistant 2020 syllabus in detail, go through the article below.
Latest: RBI has postponed the RBI Assistant 2020 mains exam which was earlier scheduled on March 29.
RBI Assistant exam is conducted in three stages - prelims, mains and interview. The exam dates of RBI Assistant 2020 mains exam will be updated by the authorities soon. RBI Assistant 2020 prelims exam was held on February 14 and 15 in online mode.
RBI Assistant 2020 Syllabus - Stages
The exam will be conducted in the following three stages containing questions from the below mentioned sections:
1). RBI Assistant Prelims Exam
2). RBI Assistant Mains Exam
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 – Preliminary
The prelims stage of exam is the first stage in the RBI Assistant selection process. In this stage, questions will be asked from Quantitative Ability, Reasoning Ability, English Language. Candidates must qualify in each section and in overall to qualify the preliminary phase of the exam. The prelims qualified candidates will have to appear for the mains exam.
RBI Assistant 2020 Syllabus - English Language
Rearrangement of Sentence in Paragraph
Rearrangement of Words In Sentence
One Word Substitution
Inappropriate Usage of Words
RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 - Reasoning Ability
Direction & Distance
Classification (Odd Man Out)
Problems Based on Visual Ability
Problems Based on Symmetry
Symbols and Notations
RBI Assistant 2020 Syllabus - Numerical/Quantitative Ability
Arithmetic (Number Theory)
Fractions and Decimals
H.C.F. and L.C.M.
Time and Distance
Work and Wages
Time and Work
Profit and Loss
Volume And Surface Area of Solid
Area and Perimeter of Plane Figure
Ratio and Proportion
Mensuration- Areas and Volumes
Races and Games
Boats and Streams
Pipes and Cisterns
Mixture and Allegation
Problems on Trains
Clocks and Calendar
RBI Assistant Syllabus – Mains
All those who will pass in the prelims exam will have to appear in the mains exam. The RBI Assistant 2020 syllabus for mains exam consists of topics from sections like English Language, General Awareness, Reasoning, Numerical Ability and Computer Knowledge. The table below contains the topics for General Awareness and Computer knowledge as the topics for the other three sections remains same as that of the prelims
RBI Assistant 2020 Syllabus - General Awareness & Computer Knowledge
Animals Famous Personalities
Books And Authors First Largest
Basic security concepts
Buildings Inventions And
Application Packages etc.
Operating system concepts
MS Word, Excel
MS powerpoint, access
General Concepts (Polity)
Internet & networks
Sports And Recreation
Current Events National and International
Science And Technology, Dances
Prizes And Awards
RBI Assistant Exam Pattern 2020
Candidates must also go through RBI Assistant exam pattern to know all the sections from where the questions will be asked, mode of the exam, total questions, duration and marking schemes. The exam is conducted for prelims and mains exam wherein questions are asked from Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, and English Language in prelims stage while in mains exam the questions are asked from English Language, General Awareness, Reasoning, Numerical Ability and Computer Knowledge. Find the exam pattern of both the stages in the table below:
RBI Assistant 2020 exam pattern for prelims examination
Name of Tests
No. of Questions
RBI Assistant Exam Pattern 2020 - Mains
Name of Tests (Objective)
No. of Questions
RBI Assistant Sample Papers
Along with going through the syllabus and exam pattern of RBI Assistant, you must also go through the previous years question papers of RBI Assistant. By going through these question papers cum sample papers, you will be able to prepare well for the exam by regularly practicing from the. The table below contains the sample papers which you can refer to and prepare accordingly.
Previous Years’ Question Papers
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - RBI Assistant Syllabus 2020 for Prelims and Mains
Question: Is there any interview conducted in RBI assistant exam?
No, there is no interview conducted. However, candidates qualifying in the RBI assistant mains exam will have to appear for the Language Proficiency test.
Question: Is there any negative marking in the RBI assistant exam?
Yes, 1/4th of the marks will be deducted for each wrong response.
Question: Do I need to pass in each section or passing overall will make me qualify the test?
You must pass in each section as well as qualify in overall.
Question: What are the total marks for which the LPT will be held?
No mark will be allotted to LPT since it is qualifying in nature only.
Question: Will I be able to appear in the exam in any other language than English?
Yes, except for English Language section you will be able to take the exam in both English and Hindi.
RBI Assistant Result 2020 announced @ rbi.co.in for the Prelim...
Questions related to RBI Assistant
Should I stop preparation for entrance exam and focused on remain 10+2 board exam as I heard that due to corona virus covid 19 universities can be cancelled the exam and noticed that the admission will based on 10+2 marks?
Let me assure you one thing that there is absolutely no chance of admission in engineering colleges based on class 12th board examination.JEE mains is postponed not canceled and even if gets cancelled there is no way that admission will take place based on 12th marks.So, just forget about these thing and focus on preparations because sooner or later all the exams will take place once the Covid-19 situation gets under control.
if i have a less than 50% marks in ssc nd hsc nd 52% in graduation can i apply for RBI Assistance Exam
As per the official notification of RBI 2019 for which the Preliminary exam was conducted recently on 14th and 15th February, it mentions that candidates need to have passed Bachelor's Degree in any discipline from a recognized university with 50% aggregate(for reserved category they need to pass the qualifying exam), along with knowledge of computer and you need to be proficient in the language for the state you're applying as there is a language proficiency test,it doesn't specify anything about the importance of 10th or 12th aggregate unlike in case of RBI Grade B officer, so going by the official notification of RBI, its assistant exam is only based on aggregate of graduation not of 10th or 12th.
rbi assistant 14 feb 2020 result
If you are enquiring about RBI Assistant Prelims exam was held on 14 and 15 February and then it had already been announced on 3rd March on RBI official website at www.rbi.org.in.
You need to download the pdf file for the results, if you roll number appears there,then you're shortlisted for Mains which has been postponed till further notified.
Visit this link to download the RBI Prelims Results; https://opportunities.rbi.org.in/Scripts/resultsnew.aspx
Are MAKAUT university BSc+MSc data science graduate eligible to apply for RBI grade B DSIM/DEPR post? SSC CGL JSO and Complier post and UPSC ISS, IES post? Please mentioned other opportunities?
see the eligibility criteria for rbi depr post is candidates need to have master degree in Economics / Econometrics / Quantitative Economics / Mathematical Economics / Integrated Economics Course/ Finance, . however in data science there is statistics and mathematics involved, but it is not equivalent with economics, so you are not eligible to apply.
however you are eligible to apply for upsc ISS post since the eligibility criteria is Bachelor's degree with Statistics or Mathematical Statistics or Applied Statistics as one of the subject. since data science has statistics you are eligible to apply.
you are also eligible to apply for ssc cgl junior statistical officer post, the eligibility criteria is Bachelor's Degree in any subject from a recognized University with at least 60% Marks in Mathematics at 12th standard level OR Bachelor's Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects at degree level.
I have paid 99 /- Rs for an RBI assistant mock test and it says that the transaction have been failed ,but money has been deducted from my account. I have paid through CCavenue /upi. So tell me how i can get my money back
Don't worry if the transaction is failed and money was cut. It will definitely be returned to your bank account with 7 or above working depending on the bank. If you still worry about it,mail or call to your bank service to know the update. If not,if bank is near better visit and clarify your doubt. But definitely money will be returned.
Hope this is useful