RBI Assistant Prelims 2020 cut off has been released on March 20, 2020. Candidates qualifying the sectional as well as overall cutoffs in the prelims will become eligible for the main exam. The final selection will be based only on performance in main exam. The language proficiency test is qualifying in nature. RBI Assistant Main 2020 examination has been postponed due to COVID-19. Previously it was scheduled for March 29, 2020. Check RBI Assistant Cut Off
Latest: RBI Assistance Main 2020 Examination revised dates are going to be announced soon.
RBI Assistant Recruitment 2020 Prelims exam was conducted on February 14 and 15, 2020. This year, a total of 926 RBI Assistant vacancies have been announced by the bank. The authorities have released the result and scorecard for Prelims. Check RBI Assistant Result
RBI Assistant Recruitment 2020 is conducted by Reserve Bank of India to recruit candidates for Assistant posts in various offices of the Bank. The recruitment process consists of the prelims exam, main exam and language proficiency test. RBI Assistant Exam Pattern is different for prelims and main exam. However, both are computer based test set in English and Hindi languages. The main exam was scheduled to be conducted on March 29, 2020 but it is postponed by the authorities until further notice. All the prelims qualified candidates will be able to download their RBI Assistant 2020 Admit Card for the main exam soon.
|Conducting authority||Reserve Bank of India|
|Exam Category||National Level Recruitment Exam|
|Vacancies||926 Assistant Post|
|Stages||3 stages : Prelims, Main exam, Language Proficiency Test|
|Application Fee||Gen/OBC/EWS: INR 450, SC/ST/ PwD/EXS: INR 50|
Important date to be kept in mind for the RBI Assistant Recruitment 2020 examination is given below:
|Release of RBI Assistant Application Form||December 23, 2019|
|Last day to apply for RBI Assistant 2020||January 24, 2020|
|Online Fee Payment Dates||December 23, 2019 – January 24, 2020|
|Release of RBI Assistant 2020 Admit card||February 3, 2020|
|RBI Assistant 2020 Prelims Exam Date||February 14, 2020 & February 15, 2020|
|RBI Assistant Main Exam Date||To be announced soon|
|Result declaration||May 2020 (Tentative)|
RBI Assistant Exam 2020 cut off for prelims has been released on March 20, 2020. The cut off determines whether a candidate is eligible for the next stage or not. Candidates can check state wise, category wise, and section cut off for RBI Assistant Prelims 2019:
|Sections||SC, ST, ALL- PWD||OBC, OBC-EXS||GENERAL, GEN-EXS|
|RBI Zone Name||SC||ST||OBC||EWS||General|
|Kanpur & Lucknow||87.00||-||92.25||94.25||96.00|
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||87.00||-||95.00||89.75||96.25|
RBI has prescribed the following criteria for candidates to be eligible for this recruitment exam:
Candidates age must be between 20 and 28 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than December 2, 1991 and not later than December 1, 1999 (both days including). However, the upper age limit will be relaxed as under:
|Category||Relaxation in Age|
|Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe (SC / ST)||By 5 years, i.e. up to 33 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||By 3 years, i.e. up to 31 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||By 10 years (GEN/ EWS), 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)|
|Ex-Servicemen||To the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to maximum of 50 years.|
|Widows/divorced women/ women judicially separated who are not re-married||By 10 years|
|Candidates domiciled in the state of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from 1st January, 1980 to 31st December, 1989.||By 5 years|
|Candidates having work experience in Reserve Bank of India||To the extent of number of years of such experience, subject to maximum of 3 years.|
Note : Cumulative Age Relaxation will not be available either under above listed items or in combination with any other items.
A total of 926 Assistant post vacancies are available. Vacancies in each branch under each category are listed in the given table. For more information about this refer the RBI Assistant 2020 notification.
|Office||Vacancies*||PWD #||EXS #|
|Kanpur & Lucknow||11||0||14||32||6||63||1||1||1||0||2||6|
|Thiruvananthapuram & Kochi||2||0||5||11||2||20||0||1||1||0||1||2|
RBI Assistant 2020 Application Forms were available from December 23, 2019 at the official website i.e. rbi.org.in. The closing date for registration was January 24, 2020. It can be filled through online mode. Application fee for RBI Assistant 2020 is given below
Candidates should go through the details present on the admit card and should make sure that details present are complete and correct.
The question paper pattern for the preliminary exam will be in the following format:
|S. No.||Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
The question paper pattern for the Main exam will be in the following format:
|Sr. No.||Section||No of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration (mins)|
After selection from the main examination, candidates will have to take a language proficiency test (LPT). The test will be conducted in the Official / Local Language of the State concerned (Refer Annex-IV of the official notification released). Candidate not proficient in the Official/Local Language may get disqualified.
The interview almost takes 35 minutes and major focus is to check candidate’s capabiliy, general awareness, and confidence.
Below is the detailed syllabus for both Prelimary and Main RBI Assistant recruitment 2020 :
|English Language||General Awareness||Numerical Ability||Reasoning||Computer Knowledge|
|Reading Comprehension||Current world news||Time and Distance||Number Series||Languages|
|Synonyms||Current India news||Time and Work||Blood Relations||Basic Hardware and Software|
|Antonyms||Geography concepts||HCF and LCM||Odd Man Out||Devices|
|Sentence Correction||History concepts||Simple and Compound Interest||Analogy||History of Computers|
|Word meanings||Political Science||Average||Coding and Decoding||-|
|-||-||Problems on Train||Row arrangements||-|
|-||-||Allegations and Comparison||Direction based concept||-|
|-||-||Probability||Statement reading and understanding||-|
|-||-||Permutation and Combination||-||-|
Ques. I am in the final year of my graduation. Am I eligible to apply?
Ans. Final year students cannot apply for RBI Assistant 2020, as you have to mention the graduation marks in the form.
Ques. Is there any Interview in RBI Assistant 2020 exam?
Ans. NO, as per the latest selection process there is no interview in RBI Assistant Exam.There are 3 stages of exam : first a preliminary exam is conducted, post that a main exam and after that a language proficiency test is conducted.
Ques. How can I apply for RBI Assistant 2020? Is the form available through offline mode also?
Ans. Interested candidates can visit the official website of RBI, click on apply and go for the registration. After registration you will see the application form, fill all the details and complete the process. No, there is no facility of offline mode i.e. Appication form has to be filled online only.
Ques. What is the salary offered to RBI Assistant ?
Ans. The basic salary of RBI Assistant is INR 16,450/-. However after including all the allowances the total gross salary is INR 36,091/-.
Ques. What is the marking scheme of RBI Assistant 2020?
Ans. For every correct answer 1 mark is awarded and for every wrong answer 0.25 marks are deducted.
Ques. Is there any age limit to appear for RBI Assistant 2020?
Ans. Yes, there is an age limit, candidate must be between 20-28 years of age. However for the reserved category candidates there is age relaxation as well.
Ques. Can we self prepare for RBI Assistant exam?
Ans. Yes, with proper analysis of exam a candidate can prepare himself/herself. You must be completely thorough with the exam pattern and syllabus and accordingly the preparation strategy should be made.
Ques. How many vacancies are available for RBI Assistant 2020 exam?
Ans. There are total 926 vacancies available for RBI Assistant 2020. Category wise division of vacancies is listed below:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.