The last time RBI Assistant exam was conducted was in the year 2017. The recruitment notification of RBI Grade B was out in the month of May 2017 whereas RBI Assistant’s recruitment notification was out in the month of Nov 2017. Seeing this trend, we can expect RBI Assistant notification to be out anytime now or in the month of January/February. Aspirants would be having a number of questions in their minds regarding the RBI Assistant notification and several other factors such as the exam pattern, salary, syllabus etc. In this article, we will be clarifying all these questions.
RBI Assistant 2020 Exam Pattern
The official notification of RBI Assistant 2020 isn’t out yet but taking a cue from the RBI Assistant exam which was held in 2017, below should be the exam pattern.
RBI Assistant 2020 Prelims Exam Pattern
|S. No.||Name of Tests (Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Total Time|
|1||English Language||30||30||A composite time of 1 hour|
RBI Assistant 2020 Mains Exam Pattern
|S. No.||Name of Tests (Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||Test of Reasoning||40||40||30 minutes|
|2||Test of English Language||40||40||30 minutes|
|3||Test of Numerical Ability||40||40||30 minutes|
|4||Test of General Awareness||40||40||25 minutes|
|5||Test of Computer Knowledge||40||40||20 minutes|
- A Language Proficiency Test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned.
- Negative marking of 0.25 mark is applicable for every incorrectly answered question.
Please be informed that the RBI Assistant 2020 Exam Pattern may have some changes. We’ll incorporate those changes once the RBI Assistant Recruitment 2020 Notification is out.
RBI Assistant 2020 Vacancies
The vacancies of RBI Assistant in 2017 is below:
|Kanpur & Lucknow||44|
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||13|
These vacancies will be updated when the RBI Assistant 2020 Recruitment Notification is released.
RBI Assistant 2020 Syllabus
|English Language||Reasoning Ability||Numerical Ability|
|Cloze Test||Alpha-numeric/ Alphabetical Series||Age Problems|
|Error Spotting||Analytical Reasoning||Boats and Stream|
|Fillers – Single, Double||Blood Relations||Clock and Calendar Problems|
|Idioms and Phrases||Coded Inequalities||Data Interpretation – Charts and Graphs: Line Graph, Bar Graph, Pie Chart; Tabular; Caselet; Mixed DI|
|Odd One Out||Coding and Decoding||Data Sufficiency|
|One Word Substitution||Data Sufficiency||Decimal and Fractions|
|Parajumbles||Directions and Distances||Indices and Surds|
|Paragraph Completion||Double Line-up||LCM and H.C.F|
|Sentence Improvement||Input Output||Mixture and Allegations|
|Synonyms/ Antonyms||Order and Ranking/Direction||Number Series|
|Vocabulary based questions||Puzzles – Box based, Floor, Calendar, Day/Months based, etc.||Number System|
|Seating Arrangement– Linear, Circular, Facing Inside/Outside, Mixed||Percentage|
|Statement and Conclusion||Permutation and Combination|
|Statement-Course of Action||Pipes and Cisterns|
|Profit, Loss and Discount|
|Simple and Compound Interest|
|Simplification & Approximation|
|Test of General Awareness||Test of Computer Knowledge|
|Sports personalities||History of Computers|
|International Organisations’ HQ/ President/ Chairman/ Secretary General.||Internet|
|Country in news, with its capital, important rivers, President and PM.||Hardware|
|Wildlife Sanctuaries||Database Management System|
|Atomic, Nuclear, Thermal Plants||MS Office (Word/ Excel/ Powerpoint)|
|Important Dams||Important Shortcuts and Abbreviations|
|Ministers and their Constituencies|
|Ministers and their Portfolios|
|Current Affairs (last 6 months)|
|Indian Financial System|
|History and Structure of Indian Banking|
|Regulatory bodies- RBI, SEBI, IRDA, PFRDA, FSDC, FMC|
|History/Functions/Roles of RBI|
|Current Union Budget|
|International Organisations/ Financial Institutions|
|Monetary and Credit Policies|
|Concepts like BASEL|
|Credit Rating Agencies|
|Priority Sector Lending|
|Current Bank Rates|
|Awards & Honours Sports|
RBI Assistant 2020 Salary
RBI is one of the best places to work if you want to make a career in the financial industry. Also, the job pays you well. basic RBI Assistant salary is Rs. 14,650 and the pay scale 13150 – 750(3) – 15400 – 900(4) – 19000 – 1200(6) – 26200 – 1300 (2) – 28800 – 1480(3) – 33240 – 1750 (1) – 34990. Gross Emoluments of an RBI Assistant is around Rs 32,528. Apart from this, an RBI Assistant is entitled to avail allowances & perquisites like Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance, Accommodation (subject to availability), Vehicle maintenance for official purpose, Newspaper, Briefcase, Furnishing Allowances, Reimbursement of medical bills, Interest-free festive advance, Leave Fare Concession (LFC), Loans at concessional interest rates etc.
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