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RBI Assistant 2019- Every Year Reserve Bank Of India released vacancies for the post of RBI Assistant in its various regional and head offices. RBI is the Central Bank of India & regulator of all the public sector and private sector banks in India. The job in RBI is not like other public sector banks. Here your job would not be of public dealing. RBI Assistant exam preparation can be done by self-preparation using some standard sources and online portals. The RBI assistant examination pattern Nowadays the trending thing about the banking exams. It is varying exam by exam. But the best thing is that if you are preparing for banking exams then you don’t have the need to do anything separately to appear in other banking examinations. You have to make the  RBI Assistant preparation strategy to crack this examination. Here we will provide you in-depth RBI Assistant preparation tips & RBI Assistant study plan.

 The structure for the RBI Assistant Examination is as follows:

Preliminary Examination

Sr. No.

Name Of Tests

No. Of Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Time

1

English Language

30

30

Composite Time Of 1 hour

2

Numerical Ability

35

35

3

Reasoning Ability

35

35

Total

100

100

  • There is a total of 100 question and composite time of 60 minutes.

  • 1 Mark will be awarded to answer the question correctly.

  • 1/4 Mark will be deducted in case of answering wrong.

  • You can switch between the sections in these 60 minutes

Mains Examination

Sr. No.

Name Of Tests

No. Of Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Time

1

Reasoning Ability

40

40

30 Minutes

2

English Language

40

40

30 Minutes

3

Numerical Ability

40

40

30 Minutes

4

General Awareness

40

40

25 Minutes

5

Computer Knowledge

40

40

20 Minutes

Total

200

200

 
  • There is a total of 200 questions with their allotted time.

  • 1 Mark will be awarded to answer the question correctly.

  • 1/4 Mark will be deducted in case of answering wrong.

  • You can not switch between the sections, as a stipulated time is allotted to every section.

 

How to Prepare the RBI Assistant Study Plan

  • The first step to prepare for any exam is to understand the syllabus & pattern of the exam.

  • List down your week areas & strong areas as per the syllabus and pattern of this examination.

  • Make a study plan keeping three parameters in mind - Your strong areas, weak areas & syllabus.

  • Devote much time to weaker section than that of your strong section.

  • Follow the study plan strictly and cover all the concepts related to each topic.

  • After going through all the concepts, practice the exercise questions available in the chapter.

  • When you are done with the clarity in concepts, then pick past 3-5-year papers of all the banking exams, as all the banking exams follow the same examination pattern.

  • In the real-time examination, you have to do these questions in a stipulated time limit. So, now take an online test series and attempt that in a manner that you are attempting the real examination.

  • After taking an online test, analyze the question which you have answered wrong & go through the given solutions.

 

How To Prepare Numerical Ability For RBI Assistant

  • Learn the calculation tricks using Vedic mathematics.

  • Take a standard book to get the conceptual clarity of all the arithmetic topics.

  • Practice all the questions & examples given in the book.

  • Take the help of online sources to cover the topics which are not available in the book.

  • Be familiar with group-questions like- Quadratic equation, simplification, DI, Number Series, etc.

  • Perfection in solving group-questions will help you in cracking the examination.

 

How To Prepare Logical Reasoning For RBI Assistant

  • Go through all the concepts available for all the chapters.

  • Try to get perfection in solving the group questions of topics like-inequality, syllogism, etc.

  • Solve 3-4 sets of puzzles daily to be comfortable with various kinds of puzzles.

  • Attempt newspaper sudoku and various other kinds of the puzzle to increase your mental ability.

  • While attempting the real exam, do the group questions first of all.

  • If you are going to attempt puzzles’ sets in the examination then choose the easiest set wisely.
     

How To Prepare the English Language For RBI Assistant

  • Its a language first then after it is a subject, so the best way to prepare is listening, reading, writing and speaking.

  • Go through parts of speech to cover the basics of the English language.

  • Read English newspapers, magazines, and novels.

  • Try to go through the English news channel.

  • Try  English speaking, it will help you in improving English.

  • Go through past papers of all the banking examination, practice the question and analyze them.

 

How To Prepare General Awareness For RBI Assistant

  • General Awareness in the banking exam can be bifurcated as - 60% Banking, 25% current affairs & 15% Static Gk.

  • For Banking, You must read the basic terminologies, rules and current affairs related to banking & economy.

  • For Current affairs, Read either one of the newspapers like- The Hindu, The Indian Express & The Economic Times.

  • For Static GK, You must read topics like - Capital-Currencies, Dams, Rivers, Wild Life Sanctuaries, etc

RBI Assistant Preparation Tips

 “Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning”- Mr. Robert Kiyosaki -.

  • Your strategies for attempting prelims & mains examination should be different because the difficulty level and the number of questions are not the same in both these examinations.

  • Prelims is basically a speed test and do not check your in-depth knowledge about the subjects.

  • In-depth, conceptual clarity will be checked in the mains examination.

  • While attempting prelims, As per your strength start the exam from your strongest section in the examination and so on. (In descending order)

  • Attempt those questions first of all which can be solved in minimum time as compared to the others.

  • In Mains Examination, Focus on General Awareness as if you are prepared then you can score high in minimum time.

 

Must-Read Books for RBI Assistant Exam

  • Numerical Ability - Quantitative Aptitude by RS Aggarwal or Arihant’s Fast Track Objective Mathematics.

  • Reasoning Ability - Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal or A New Approach To Reasoning by BS Sijwali, Magical Book On Puzzles by K.Kundan.

  • English Language - Objective General English by SP Bakshi, Word Power Made Easy.

  • General Awareness - The Hindu Newspaper, PIB, Yojana Magazine.

  • Computer Knowledge - Arihant’s Computer Awareness.

Through this article, we have given you all the required information from the preparation point of view to crack RBI assistant exam. Well,  the best way is to make plan something like a superset of all the banking examination. In this way, you can easily crack the banking exams. If you read it in a good manner and stick on to the given advice then you can definitely crack it even without coaching. 

Always remember Sometimes you will be upset while attempting mocks but don't take them negatively and improve the required areas and fight back again.

“There is no one on this earth who can stop you except you”. 

Stay positive and Happy Learning!

 

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