RBI Grade B 2018 Syllabus

RBI Grade B 2018 Syllabus

RBI Grade B 2018 Syllabus

This article will describe the RBI Grade B 2018 syllabus in detail. The recruitment of grade B officers at RBI is made through a national-level examination conducted by the RBI. The official notification for RBI grade B 2018 is expected to release in the 1st week of May 2018. Through this article, our team has tried to list most relevant topics related to RBI grade B 2018 Syllabus, both for Phase I & Phase II.

RBI Grade B 2018 Syllabus

Phase I

Phase I includes questions of objective nature (MCQs). A total of 200 questions of 1 mark each will be presented to candidates. Negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer is the rule. Duration of the test shall be 2 hours. Candidates have to secure both sectional and overall minimum qualifying marks.

Section Number of Questions Marks
General Awareness 80 80
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 30 30
Reasoning 60 60
Total 200 200

English Language Skills (30 marks)

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Error Correction.
  • Para Jumbles
  • Paragraph Completion.
  • Vocabulary.

Quantitative Aptitude (30 marks)

The RBI Grade B 2018 syllabus shall cover the following topics under quantitative aptitude curriculum:

  • Understanding of the Number System i.e. whole numbers, decimals, fractions and their relationships.
  • Question on Percentage problems.
  • Ratio & Proportion.
  • Number Series i.e. Arithmetic Progression, Geometric Progression etc.
  • Permutation Combination.
  • Probability.
  • Simple & Compound Interest.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Mixture and Alligation.
  • Speed, Time and distance.
  • Time & Work.
  • Mensuration and Geometry.
  • Data Interpretation. Might include Graphs, bars, and charts.

Reasoning (60 marks)

  • Mathematical Inequalities.
  • Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding, and classification.
  • Syllogism.
  • Blood Relation Questions.
  • Circular & Linear Arrangements,
  • Directions & Distances,
  • Ages & Birthdates,
  • Scheduling.
  • Different arrangement problems like circular, rectangular & hexagonal.
  • Puzzles.
  • Ordering & Ranking.
  • Verbal Reasoning.

General Awareness (80 marks)

  • Banking & Financial Awareness.
  • Economic News
    • Monetary policies
    • Important guidelines,
    • Financial & Economics News,
    • Economics terms, etc.
  • Static Awareness
    • History,
    • Political Science,
    • Geography,
    • Science,
    • Environmental facts,
    • Parks, Dam, Thermal Power Plants, Mountains, Temples, Stadiums, Airports etc.
  • Current Affairs
    • Daily News, National and International news,
    • Books by famous personalities,
    • Sports,
    • Awards, Summits & Conferences,
    • Government Schemes, Agreement & Deal,
    • People & Places in News,
    • Science and Technology,
    • Defence etc.

Phase II

Applicants successfully qualifying the Phase I of RBI Grade B exam can appear for Phase II. The Phase II exam will have both objective and subjective questions.

The Phase II examination of RBI Grade B 2018 exam shall comprise of 3 Papers. Each of these papers will be 1.5 hours long with 100 marks weight for each.

The Paper III of Phase II will have 3 optional subjects, out of which candidate have to choose one.

Papers Type of Paper Time Allotted (min) Marks
Economic and Social Issues Objective 90 100
English Language Subjective 90 100
Finance and Management/Economics
Objective 90 100
Total   270 300

Compulsory Subjects

  • English (Writing Skills) (100 Marks)
  • Economic and Social Issues (100 Marks).

Optional Subjects (Select one out of the three)

  • Finance and Management.
  • Economics.
  • Statistics.

Detailed RBI Grade B 2018 Syllabus (Phase II) available at https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BzLigNdfmlTFS09PSnV2aGh6dk0.

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