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RBI Assistant Exam syllabus 2024

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RBI Assistant 2024 Exam – Notification

For the post of “Assistant” in several offices of RBI located across the country, the Reserve Bank conducts the RBI Assistant Entrance Exam. The exam is going to be conducted in three phases: Prelims, Mains and Interviews. RBI has four zonal offices, 19 regional offices, and 10 sub-offices in India. The zonal offices in India are in four metropolitan cities Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Chennai.

Selection of candidates is done on a merit basis and according to merit, they get posted to zonal, regional, or sub-offices. After the RBI Assistant 2024 Notification has been released by RBI, candidates can apply online for this post.

The last date to apply online on February 2024. (Tentative)

Name of examReserve Bank of India Assistant Exam
Date of examPrelims – To be announcedMains – To be announced
Commonly known asRBI Assistant exam
Conducting AuthorityExam Level
Exam categoryNational
Exam levelGraduation
Exam modeOnline
Frequency of conductOnce a year
StagesPrelimsMainsLanguage Proficiency Test
Exam States/UTs33

Important Dates 2024

Pre Exam Results onFebruary 2024
The application form ends onMarch 2024
Closure for editing application detailsMarch 2024
Last date for printing your applicationMarch 2024
Pre Exam onMarch 2024
Pre Exam Result onTo be Updated
Main Exam Admit Card onTo be Updated
Main Exam onTo be Updated
Main Exam Result onTo be Updated
Interview DateTo be Updated
Final Result DateTo be Updated

RBI Assistant Age Limit

  • Lower age limit – 20 years
  • Upper age limit – 28 years

RBI Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern 2024

  • Both exams will be conducted online.
  • For both the Preliminary and Main examinations, there will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests.
  • 1/4th mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates qualifying for the main examination will be called for Language Proficiency Test.

Preliminary Examination

  • The total number of questions will be 100 of 100 marks.
  • Candidates will have to solve the paper for one hour.
  • Candidates may choose the question paper language mode as Hindi or English.
Name of Tests (Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Time
English Language3030Composite time of 1 hour
Numerical Ability3535
Reasoning Ability3535

Main Examination

  • The total number of questions to be asked is 200 of 200 marks.
  • The question paper language mode will be both English as well as Hindi.
Name of Tests (Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Time
Test of Reasoning4040Composite time of 2 Hours
Test of English Language4040
Test of Numerical Ability4040
Test of General Awareness4040
Test of Computer Knowledge4040


  • The Interview will be conducted for 35 marks.
  • Candidates, who have cleared the Main exam, they will be called for an Interview.

RBI Assistant Prelims Syllabus 2024

English Language( 30 Marks)

  • Reading Comprehension (7-10 marks)
  • Cloze Test (5-8 marks)
  • Para Jumps (3-5 marks)
  • Fill in the Blanks (5-10 marks)
  • Error Spotting (5-10 marks)

Quantitative Aptitude(35 Marks)

Time and Distance, Time and Work, HCF and LCM, Simple and Compound Interest, Problems on Trains, Average, Allegations and Comparison, Probability, Permutation, and Combination, Pipes.

Reasoning(35 Marks)

Number Series, Blood Relations, Analogy, Odd Man Out, Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Directions Based Concept, Row Arrangements, Symbols, Statement Reading, Understanding.

Mains Syllabus 2024

English Language (40 Marks)

The English language section in the Mains level of the RBI Assistant syllabus includes

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sentence Correction
  • Word Meanings
  • Synonyms and Antonyms

Quantitative Aptitude (40 Marks)

Through this section, the hardcore quantitative problems spread across different concepts are evaluated. Here is a list of some of the topics in the Quantitative Aptitude of the RBI Assistant syllabus:

  • Time and Work
  • Simple Interest Questions
  • LCM and HCF
  • Problems on Trains
  • Compound Interest Questions
  • Average
  • Allegation and Comparison
  • Time and Distance
  • Probability
  • Permutation and Combination

Computer Knowledge (40 Marks)

The RBI Assistant exam syllabus for this section will test your knowledge regarding

  • Basic Hardware and Software
  • History of computers
  • Devices
  • Programming Languages

Reasoning (40 Marks)

To ace the Reasoning Section of the RBI Assistant syllabus, you will have to develop a strong grip on different topics like,

  • Analogy
  • Odd man Out
  • Direction based concepts
  • Row Arrangements
  • Number Series
  • Blood Relations
  • Symbols
  • Statement Reading and Understanding
  • Coding-Decoding

General Awareness (40 Marks)

Just like any other competitive exam, General Awareness is an integral part of the RBI Assistant syllabus and encompasses:

  • Current Affairs of India
  • Geography Concepts
  • History Concepts
  • Political Science
  • Current World News

Application Fees

  • The application Fee is Rs. 450 for General and OBC Candidates.
  • The Application Fee is Rs. 50 (for Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD.

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Bharathi Pradeep
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