RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips, Study Plan & Strategy

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips – Let us see some important tips and strategies to crack the RBI Assistant Mains exam.

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips

Reserve Bank of India will conduct the RBI Assistant Mains exam on 20th December 2017. And as you can see, less than three weeks remain for the exam. To be able to crack the exam, we have compiled a list of RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips for your convenience.

However, let us see the RBI Assistant Mains exam pattern first.

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RBI Assistant Mains Exam Pattern

SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime
Reasoning Ability404030 minutes
English Language404030 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude404030 minutes
General Awareness404025 minutes
Computer Knowledge404020 minutes
Total200200135 minutes

Since sectional timing has been introduced in the exam, you need to modify your preparation strategy accordingly.

Section Total Time
Reasoning 30 minutes
English Language 30 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 30 minutes
General Awareness 25 minutes
Computer Knowledge 20 minutes
Total 135 minutes

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips

1. First of all, make yourself familiar with the latest exam pattern.

2. Try to manage your time for each section. And give importance to all of them.

3. Practice as many RBI Assistant Mains Mock Test as you can.

4. Solve previous years and sample papers. This will help you improve your speed as well as your performance.

5. Expect anything and everything. Do not panic when you see new pattern and type of questions. Take a deep breath and analyse the question properly. We are confident you can solve any problem when you utilise the basic concepts and information given. All you need to do is use your grey matter properly.

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips for Reasoning Ability

Attempt Direction & Distance, Blood Relation, Ordering & Ranking, Arrangement & Pattern, Mixed Series, Alphabetical Series at first. After that, move on to Syllogism and Inequalities. Solve the puzzles and seating arrangement questions at the last as these are time-consuming.

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips for Quantitative Aptitude

This section is time-consuming and to score in this section, you need to have a lot of practice. Learn shortcuts and tricks to solve the problems faster. First, do the Simplification & Approximation questions followed by Number Series. Then, proceed to the Data Interpretation questions. Solve the miscellaneous questions at the end.

RBI Assistant Mains Preparation Tips for English language

You can increase your score a lot with this section. To be able to do it, you need to have a daily reading habit. Also, try to speak and write as much as possible in English. Did you know you can attempt all the 30 questions of this section within 15 minutes? Well, it’s true!

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  • Ioana Coutinho

    Hi, I read the notification which said switching between sections will not be allowed, why have you mentioned time allotted to each section like that when allotment from our part isn’t possible?

  • Sikha Barua

    Hi Ioana,

    The time alloted to each section was meant for preparation. However, we have removed that now since it was creating confusion.