RBI Assistant Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus PDF
RBI Assistant Exam Syllabus
The RBI Assistant Prelims Examination consisting of three sections namely “Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and General English”. The Mains Examination will mostly be similar to that of Prelims with Banking Awareness & Computer Knowledge Question, which can be read by the candidates on the go.
Read further to know the RBI Assistant Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus, number of questions to be asked in each topic with the weight-ages to be given to the topics.
Numerical Ability: RBI Assistant Syllabus
Number Systems, Simplification, Number series, Missing / Wrong Number, Ratio and Proportion, Average, Ages, Mixture and Alligation, Pipes and Cisterns, Time and Distance, Time and Work, Simple & Compound Interest, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Partnership, Areas and Volumes, Permutations and combinations, Probability.
Data Interpretation: Have a glance of Pie charts, Bar graphs, Line graphs. Mixed graphs, Case study, Data tables.
|Topics||No of Qns|
Types of Questions
|Ratio & Proportion||1-3||Simple Ratios, Compound Ratios.|
|Mixture Problems||1-2||Questions based on Mixture of two or three quantities and their ratio|
|Number System||0-1||LCM, HCF, Integers, Rational Irrational Numbers|
|Algebra||3-5||Quadratic Equations and Linear Equations.|
|Profit & Loss||2-3||Problem related to Dishonest Dealings, Successive Selling, Partnership & Discount and MP|
|Average||1-2||Average Weight/Height/Age/Marks, Average Money Expenditure, Average Temperature etc.|
|Percentage||1||Calculation-oriented basic percentage Questions|
|Time & Work||2||Work Efficiency, Work & Wages, Pipe & Cistern.|
|Interest||1-2||Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Simple and Compound Interest both & Installments.|
|Speed, Time & Distance||2-3||Problems on Trains, Boats, Rivers, Relative Speed, Average Speed and Partial Speed.|
|Permutation & Combination||0-1||Problems based on Basic Selection and Arrangement Problems.|
|Probability||0-1||Very basic problems on probability|
|Mensuration||1-2||Problems related to Area, surface area & volume of various geometrical shapes|
|Number Series||5||Finding the Missing Term and Finding the Wrong Term.|
|Data Sufficiency||0-5||Data sufficiency problems|
|Data Interpretation||5-10||Pie Chart, Line Chart, Bar Graph, Table and Caselet.|
|Comparison of Quantities||0- 5||General Arithmetic Topics.|
Logical Reasoning: RBI Assistant Syllabus
Direction Test, Seating Arrangement, Eligibility test (Decision making), Analogy, Coding-Decoding, Mathematical Operation, Blood Relations, Data Sufficiency, Syllogism.
Types of Questions
|Syllogism||5 Qs||Conventional, Coded and Reverse.|
|Ordering and Ranking||0-3 Qs||Mostly Puzzle on ordering by Age, Floor and Rank|
|Inequalities||5 Qs||General & Coded Inequalities|
|Coding & Decoding||3-5 Qs||Coding by Fictitious Language, Coding by Analogy, coding by words, coding-decoding by letter shifting, etc.|
|Blood Relations||3-5 Qs||Family Tree and Coded Blood Relation Problems|
|Direction & Distance||2-5 Qs||Problems based on Turns, Stops and Angles.|
|Puzzles||0-5 Qs||Seating Arrangement, Double Line Up Arrangement, Floor Puzzle, Scheduling, Box Based etc.|
|Data Sufficiency||0-5 Qs||Coding-Decoding, Scheduling, Seating Arrangement, Direction and Distance, Blood Relation etc.|
|Input and Output||0-5 Qs||Less likely to appear. Conventional or Coded.|
|Arrangement and Pattern||5 Qs||Less likely to appear. Number and Letter Based (Based on Series and Groups).|
General English: RBI Assistant Syllabus
Spotting errors, Idioms and Phrases, Sentence Improvement, substitution, Cloze Tests, Inappropriate Usage of Words, Sentence Correction, English Comprehension.
|Topics||No of Qns||Types of Questions|
|Reading Comprehension||7-10||The passage will focus on topics like moral stories, humanities (medicine, psychology, arts, human behaviour, etc.), social issues, economy, business. Vocabulary based and Idiom Based Questions.|
|Cloze Test||3-5||Questions based on a passage containing a particular idea.|
|Error Detection||5-7||Questions based on finding an error in a Sentence.|
|Phrase Replacement||2-5||Questions based on .|
|Fill in the Blanks||2-5||Questions covering Grammar and Vocabulary.|
|Verbal Ability||5 Qs||Questions based on Para Jumbles, Match the Following etc. can be asked.|
General Awareness: RBI Assistant Syllabus
(Give preference to RBI Related Banking topics)
Banking terms, History of RBI and Policies, Social Function of Banks, Schemes, World Organizations, National and International Current affairs, Important Events, New Appointments, Books and Authors, Prizes and Awards, Famous Places and persons, Days to remember.