Syllabus of RBI Assistant 2021 Entrance Exam

RBI Assistant Entrance Exam Syllabus 2021 – Reserve Bank of India conducts RBI Assistant 2021 Exam to select eligible candidates for the post of Assistant in various branches and sub-offices of RBI across the country. It is a national level selection process and applications are invited from all over India.

RBI Assistant 2021 Exam will be conducted in two phases, Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. Candidates are required to qualify both phases Prelims and Main to ensure their selection to the post of Assistant in Reserve Bank of India.

RBI Assistant Preliminary Exam has three sections i.e. English, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning Ability. These three sections are common in both preliminary exam and mains exam. Apart from these three sections additional section of General Awareness and Computer Knowledge is added in Mains Exam.

In this post we have provided you with the RBI Assistant Entrance Exam syllabus for both Preliminary and Main exam which can be a great help to you while preparing for RBI Assistant Entrance Exam


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Syllabus of RBI Assistant 2021 Entrance Exam (Prelims)


  • Reading Comprehension
  • Error Spotting/Phrase replacement
  • Cloze test
  • Para Jumbles
  • Vocabulary

Numerical Ability

  • Simplification
  • Data Interpretation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Number Series
  • Average, Interest, Mensuration, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Algebra, Profit and Loss, Time, Speed and Distance


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Reasoning Ability

  • Coding Decoding
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Arrangement and Pattern
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Syllogism
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Blood Relations
  • Order and Ranking


Syllabus of RBI Assistant 2021 Entrance Exam (Mains)

RBI Assistant Main Exam is for candidates who cleared Prelims.


  • Coded Inequalities/Mathematical Inequalities
  • Syllogisms
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Blood Relations
  • Directions and Distances
  • Ordering and Ranking
  • Arrangement and Pattern
  • Double Lineup
  • Scheduling
  • Analogy
  • Statement – Conclusions/Arguments


English Language

  • Reading comprehension
  • Cloze test
  • Phrase substitution
  • Paragraph complete/Sentence correction
  • Para jumbles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Commonly misspelled words
  • Double blanks in a sentence
  • Synonyms and antonyms


Numerical Ability

  • Simplification
  • Average
  • Percentage
  • Time and Work
  • Time and Distance problems
  • Area
  • Volume
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Menstruation
  • Time and Speed
  • Missing numbers, Fractions, and Ratios
  • HCF and LCM
  • Problem on Ages
  • Data Interpretation


General Awareness

  • Banking & Financial Awareness – Banking terms, Current rates (Bank rate, repo rate, reverse repo rate), RBI, Fiscal-Monetory Policies, Social Functions of Bank
  • Economic News – Indian and International Economy, Finance, shares, various schemes of Government
  • Monetary policies, Important guidelines, Financial & Economics News, Economics terms, etc
  • National and International News, Sports News, Awards, Summits and Conferences, Schemes, Agreement and Deals, etc
  • Parks, Dam, Thermal Power Plants, Mountains, Temples, Stadiums, Airports, etc


Computer Knowledge

  • Generations of computer
  • Basic computer fundamentals
  • Software and Hardware and their functionalities
  • Networking
  • Modern day technology
  • Computer Abbreviations
  • Internet, LAN, WAN
  • Security Tools, Virus, Hacker
  • MS Word, MS Excel, etc.