RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus 2019 Exam Pattern

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The Reserve Bank of India is reputedly known as RBI. The RBI has released the notification of Assistant posts. The Reserve Bank of India welcomes all application forms from the eligible candidates nearly for 600 posts of Assistant in various offices of the Bank. Candidates will be selected for the post in two phases i.e Preliminary and Main examination followed by the Interview.

RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus

The Aspirants who are preparing for RBI Exam conducting by Reserve Bank of India Board can also get the Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern along with the Reserve Bank of India Syllabus. Candidates who have applied for the Assistant Posts of Reserve Bank of India need to start the RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam preparation to perform well in the exam. Candidates who qualified in the Prelims Exam are only Eligible for the Mains Examination. Now Aspirants who qualified in the Mains Exam will be called for the Interview. Everyone know that there is a huge competition for the Bank Jobs. So Applicants have proper preparation to qualify in both RBI Preliminary & Mains Examinations . Therefore, once Check the RBI Assistant Exam Syllabus before Starting your Preparation.

The full text of the advertisement is available on the Banks’ website www.rbi.org.in and is also being published in the Employment News/Rojgar Samachar. Applications will be accepted only Online through the Bank’s website.

RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus PDF

Even if RBI follows a single tier examination pattern for their Assistant recruitment, candidates might have some doubts regarding the syllabus because others like IBPS and SBI started following 2-tier examination pattern like what RBI does in their Grade B recruitment. We are hoping that for the year 2017, RBI will follow the same as old even though the applicant numbers getting increased significantly. That means chances are rare to change the pattern to 2-tier.

As you might already know, exam will be online and objective type with 5 topics, each having 40 questions and the total mark will be out of 200 with time duration of 2 hours. As a usual entrance examination procedure RBI also cutting 1/4th of the marks for wrong answers. We are given the main topics of RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus below.

Reserve Bank of India Mains Exam Pattern

 S. No   Subjects   No.of questions    Total Marks   Duration
  1   Reasoning     40       40     2 hours
  2   English Language     40       40
  3   Numerical Ability     40       40
  4   General Awareness     40       40
  5   Computer Knowledge     40       40
    Total     200       200

RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus

General Knowledge

  • Indian Constitution.
  • Awards and Honors.
  • Culture.
  • Books.
  • Current events.
  • History.
  • Sports and Games.
  • Current Affairs – National & International.
  • General Politics.
  • Geography.
  • Economic Scene.
  • Important Days.
  • Abbreviations.
  • Books and Authors.
  • Important Financial & Economic News.
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries.


  • Cloze test.
  • Para-Jumbles.
  • Spotting Error.
  • Fill in the blank.
    Reading Comprehension.

Computer Proficiency Syllabus

  • Windows Operating System
  • Desktop Applications such as
  • MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint)
  • Internet Surfing.
  • E-mail Management


  • Coding-Decoding.
  • Statement – Conclusions
  • Inserting The Missing Character.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Logical Venn Diagrams.
  • Deriving Conclusions from Passages.
  • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle.
  • Mathematical Operations.
  • Statement – Arguments.
  • Clocks & Calendars.
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence.
  • Theme Detection.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Logic.
  • Logical Sequence of Words.
  • Series Completion.
  • Eligibility Test.
  • Direction Sense Test.
  • Alphabet Test.
  • Analogy.
  • Situation Reaction Test.

RBI Assistant Mains Syllabus – Aptitude

  • Time & Distance.
  • Simplification.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Time & Work.
  • Percentages.
  • Data Interpretation
  • Boats & Streams.
  • Problems on Ages.
  • Interest.
  • Pipes & Cisterns.
  • Averages.