RBI Assistant Exam is a very lucrative opportunity for the students wishing to enter the banking sector. Therefore, thousands of students take this exam every year making it very difficult and competitive. Thus in order to crack it, a very smart and efficient preparation is required.
Here, we have compiled everything the students must require to give their best in the exam.
To give your best in any exam, it is most important to know the pattern of the exam including the number and the type of question asked. We have provided a detailed list of everything required.
The question paper pattern for the preliminary exam will be in the following format:
|Section||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
The question paper pattern for the Main exam will be in the following format:
|Section||No of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|English Language||40||40||30 minutes|
|Numerical Ability||40||40||20 minutes|
|General Awareness||40||40||25 minutes|
|Computer Knowledge||40||40||30 minutes|
|Total||200||200||135 minutes (2 hours 15 minutes)|
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). Candidates not proficient in the Official/Local Language may get disqualified.
The interview almost takes 35 minutes and the major focus is to check the candidate’s capability, general awareness, and confidence.
After knowing the exam pattern, the preparation is the key. The most beneficial and time-saving method of a smart preparation is to get your hands on the best books. Here is a topic-wise list of the most helpful books that the students must go to.
Just knowing the exam pattern and the best books won’t help if one doesn’t know how to prepare for the exam. Seeing the difficulty level of the exam, it is imperative to prepare in a smart way. Here are all the topic-wise preparation strategies that the students must be aware of.
It is most essential that the students finish their syllabus as soon as possible and start solving the mock tests, practice papers and previous years’ test papers as much as possible.
Ques: Does RBI prescribe books for its exam?
Ans: No, RBI does not prescribe any book for its exams.
Ques: Are the question papers bilingual?
Ans: Yes, the question papers are bilingual except for the English sections in both.
Ques: Is RBI Assistant Exam easy?
Ans: No, RBI Assistant Exam is not easy, it requires a lot of hardwork and patience.
Ques: Is the Language Proficiency Test mandatory?
Ans: Yes, the LPT is mandatory. The students who cannot pass it are not considered for selection.
Ques: What is the language required for the LPT?
Ans: Local/State language is required for the LPT.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.