RBI Assistant Exam is conducted online and has two phases, prelims and mains. The RBI Assistant exam pattern for the preliminary exam is different from the mains exam. The prelims exam pattern is the same as in previous years. However, specific changes are in the mains exam.
Let’s take a look at the Exam Pattern for the RBI Assistant 2020 preliminary and mains exams.
The total maximum mark for the exam is 100. And the total time duration is 1 hour.
The total maximum marks for the exam are 200. And the total time duration is 2 hours 15 mins.
Candidates must pass the Online Test on each topic with a minimum score. 1/4 marks will be deducted for each wrong response. A candidate marks a question as unanswered if it is left blank. There will be no consequences for asking that inquiry.
Candidates must score at least a passing grade in each topic on the Online Test.
Phase 2: The language proficiency test will serve as a qualifying examination. A language proficiency test will be administered to candidates who are provisionally selected through the Online Test (LPT).
LPT will be held in the Official / Local Language of the State in question.
The paper should be written in the state’s or states’ native language(s). The following are the regional office-specific local languages:
|Jammu||Urdu / Hindi / Kashmiri|
|Guwahati||Assamese /Bengali / Khasi / Manipuri / Bodo /Mizo|
|Chandigarh||Punjabi / Hindi|
|Mumbai||Marathi / Konkani|
|Kanpur & Lucknow||Hindi|
|Patna||Hindi / Maithili|
|Nagpur||Marathi / Hindi|
|Kolkata||Bengali / Nepali|
RBI assistant exam syllabus has a similar syllabus to any other banking exam. Therefore, questions are easy to moderate level if we need to rate them difficulty-wise.
Below mentioned are details of the exam syllabus for RBI assistants.
|Puzzle||Simplification & Approximation|
|Alphabets/ Alphanumeric Series/ Numeric Series||Number Series|
|Inequalities||Average & ages|
|Seating Arrangement||Profit & Loss|
|coding-decoding||Data Interpretation ( Bar, line, pie, mixed, missing, arithmetic, caselet),|
|Order and Ranking||Time & Distance|
|Blood Relation||Simple Interest & Compound Interest|
|Input-Output||Time and work & Pipe and cistern|
|General English||General Awareness|
|Reading Comprehension||Current world news|
|Cloze Test||Current India News|
|Para jumbles||History concepts|
|Vocabulary Based||Indian geography knowledge|
|Fill in the blanks||RBI Policy|
|Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting||Banking and Finance laws|
|Column based Fillers and Sentence Connectors|
|Idioms and Phrases|
The shortlisted candidates will be informed of the interview center, address of the venue, time, and date of the interview in the call letter.