Nationality : A candidate is required to be a citizen of India
Age Limit : A candidate must range between 20-28 years of age to be eligible for RBI Assistant Exam. Age relaxation is given too candidates belonging to reserved category. The age relaxations granted by the Government of India is mentioned in the table below:
|PWD||10 years in case of General Candidates, 13 years in case of candidates belonging to OBC category, 15 years in case of candidates belonging to SC?ST category|
|Ex-Servicemen||To the extent provided by Armed Forces+5 years|
|Divorced Women/Women judicially separated and not re-married/widows||10 years|
|Candidates holding working experience in RBI||Maximum of 3 years|
|Candidates belonging to Jammu and Kashmir province of India||5 years|
Educational Qualification: A candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree with an aggregate of 50% and above in any discipline to be eligible for the RBI Assistant Exam. He/She must hold knowledge of computers as well as have the proficiency in the official language of the concerned state of Union Territory.
RBI ASSISTANT EXAM PATTERN
RBI Assistant Exam is going to be conducted in three phases. The preliminary examination has three sections: Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability and English Language.
The mains exam has five different sections: Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language, Computer Knowledge and General Awareness.
There is negative marking for the wrong answers attempted by the candidate. No marks will be deducted if the question is left unanswered or blank.
Preliminary Exam :
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|English Language||30 30||A composite time of 1 hour is provided to the candidate|
Mains Exam :
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|English Language||40||40||30 Minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||40||30 Minutes|
|Reasoning Ability||40||40||30 Minutes|
|Computer Knowledge||40||40||30 Minutes|
|General Awareness||40||40||30 Minutes|
Based on the score of preliminary and mains examination students are called for the interview which holds 35 marks in the total. The cumulative score of the three phases will decide the fate of the candidate for the RBI Assistant Post.
RBI Assistant Syllabus
The RBI Assistant Exam 2017 has a predefined syllabus for all the sections for both preliminary examination and mains examination. The detailed syllabus of the examination is discussed below:
|English Language||General Awareness||Quantitative Aptitude||Computer Knowledge||Reasoning|
|Reading Comprehension||Current World News||Time and Distance||Languages||Number Series|
|Synonyms||Current India News||Time and Work||Basic Hardware and Software||Blood Relations|
|Antonyms||Geography Concepts||HCF and LCM||History of Computers||Analogy|
|Sentence Correction||History Concepts||Simple and Compound Interest||Devices||Odd Man Out|
|Word Meanings||Political Science||Problems on Trains||Number Series|
|Rearrangement||Average||Coding and Decoding|
|Cloze Test||Allegations and Comparison||Directions Based Concept|
|Idiom – Phrases||Probability||Row Arrangements|
|Error Detection||Permutation and Combination||Symbols|
|Pipes||Statement Reading, Understanding|