RBI Assistant Exam Analysis


RBI Assistant Exam Analysis 

The RBI Assistant 2022 official notification was released on February 17, 2022 . Moreover, the RBI Assistant Prelims 2022 will be held on March 26 and March 27, 2022.

The exam is conducted in two phases: Prelims & Mains. Before you commence your preparation, it will be beneficial to take a good look at the previous year’s exam analysis. How can an exam analysis help you?

  • Gives you a fair idea of the level of the exam.
  • Helps you in understanding the ‘what’ and ‘how’ of the exam.
  • Helps in forming a hierarchy of the subjects/topics based on their importance.
  • You get to know the cut-offs and can expect the current ones to be on the similar lines.
RBI Assistant Exam Analysis

RBI Assistant Prelims Exam Analysis

RBI Assistant Prelims consists of three sections, namely English Language, Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability. The candidates are given 60 minutes to attempt the exam, with 20 minutes each for all the sections. Take a look at the detailed analysis of the previous year’s exam.

English Language

TopicsNo of qs.Level
Story-based RC (Antonyms/Synonyms Despondent, Ulterior, Remorse, Unwelcomed burden, 1 blank)10Easy
Para jumbles (On the popular story of Father, Son, and donkey)5Easy
Fill in the Blanks (Double)5Easy
Error Detection Or RC and word exchange5Easy

Reasoning Ability

TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Scheduling (Month based)5Easy
Double row seating arrangement5Easy
Circular (8 people facing inside)5Easy
Blood relationship-based puzzle5Easy
Direct inequality4Easy
Directions Sense3Easy
Alphanumerical and word formation2Easy

Numerical Ability

TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Wrong Number Series5Easy
Data Interpretation5Easy

RBI Assistant Mains Exam Analysis

RBI Assistant Mains tests the candidates’ knowledge on five sections/subjects: English Language, Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability, General Awareness & Computer Knowledge. You can take a look at the type of questions that appeared in the previous year’s exam.

English Language

TopicNo. of questions
RC (on PDS and how the corruption is reduced)8
Sentence Improvement5
Para jumbles (6 sentences given)5
Cloze test (old pattern)7
Match the column 5
Fill in the blanks with word arrangement
Error Detection5

Reasoning Ability

TopicNo. of questions
3 Puzzles12
Seating Arrangement10
2 statement Data sufficiency5 (Order, month based puzzle, linear seating arrangement)
Blood relationship2
Common-sense Reasoning3 (Word formation, pair of words, letter-based odd one out )
Total40  (Moderate)

Numerical Ability

TopicNo. of questions
DI10 (Line and table)
Caselet DI5
Arithmetic question 15
Data sufficiency5

RBI Assistant Previous Year’s Cut-off

Along with the exam analysis information, knowing the previous year’s cut-off will surely assist you in gathering a fair idea of what you can expect in the upcoming exam. Check out the previous year’s cut-offs for RBI Assistant Prelims & Mains

RBI Assistant Prelims Previous Year Cut-off

Category Name2019 Prelims2017 Prelims
Maximum Cut-OffMinimum Cut-OffMaximum Cut-OffMinimum Cut-Off
Previous Year Cut-off

RBI Assistant Mains Previous Year Cut-off

Category Name2019 Mains2017 Mains
 Maximum Cut-OffMinimum Cut-OffMaximum Cut-OffMinimum Cut-Off
Previous Year Cut-off

Now that the RBI Assistant 2022 official notification is out, practice must form an integral part of your exam preparation. You should practice RBI Assistant free mock tests on a regular basis to keep up with the ongoing pace and trend.

For those who are looking for a direction with respect to the exam preparation, you have a fair option to enroll yourself in the RBI Assistant online course which is an all-inclusive course that has been well-curated keeping in view all the candidates’ requirements. 

rbi assistant online course

To acquaint yourself with important exam related information, you can take a glance at the following articles:

RBI Assistant 2022: How to start the preparation?

Important GA questions for RBI Assistant 2022

RBI Assistant Exam 2022: Best Study Material for Prelims & Mains

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