# RBI Grade B Syllabus 2019 for Prelims & Mains 2019

## RBI Grade B Syllabus 2019:

RBI Grade B Syllabus is decided by exam authority of Reserve Bank Of India (RBI). Candidates are advised to carefully go through the complete syllabus of rbi grade b exam. RBI Grade b exam Phase 1 will be conducted on November 9, 2019 while phase 2 exam will be held on December 1-2, 2019. RBI Grade B Notification has been released for the recruitment of 199 posts. RBI Grade b exam has two phases of Online Test for which candidates have to thoroughly study the following subjects:

## English Language

• Reading Comprehension
• Cloze Test
• Fillers
• Sentence Errors
• Vocabulary based questions
• Sentence Improvement
• Jumbled Paragraph
• Paragraph Based Questions ( Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement)

### RBI Grade B Syllabus 2019 Phase 1 – Reasoning Ability

• Puzzles
• Seating Arrangements
• Direction Sense
• Blood Relation
• Syllogism
• Order and Ranking
• Coding-Decoding
• Machine Input-Output
• Inequalities
• Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
• Data Sufficiency
• Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)

### RBI Grade B Syllabus Phase 1 – Quantitative Aptitude

• Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
• Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
• Number Series
• Approximation and Simplification
• Data Sufficiency
Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns)

### RBI Grade B Syllabus Phase 1 – General Awareness

Banking Awareness
Financial Awareness
Govt. Schemes and Policies
Current Affairs
Static Awareness

## RBI Grade B Syllabus for Mains Exam (Phase 2)

Paper-I – Economic and Social Issues:

• Growth and Development – Measurement of growth: National Income and per capita income – Poverty
• Alleviation and Employment Generation in India – Sustainable Development and Environmental issues.
• Economic Reforms in India – Industrial and Labour Policy – Monetary and Fiscal Policy – Privatization –
• Role of Economic Planning. Globalization – Opening up of the Indian Economy – Balance of Payments,
• Export-Import Policy – International Economic Institutions – IMF and World Bank – WTO – Regional
Economic Co-operation. Social Structure in India – Multiculturalism – Demographic Trends – Urbanization
and Migration – Gender Issues – Social Justice : Positive Discrimination in favor of the under privileged –
• Social Movements – Indian Political System – Human Development – Social Sectors in India, Health and
Education
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Paper-II -English (Writing Skills):

The paper on English shall be framed in a manner to assess the writing skills including expression and
understanding of the topic

Paper-III -Finance and Management:

(I) Finance

(a) Financial System

• Regulators of Banks and Financial Institutions
• Reserve Bank of India- functions and conduct of monetary policy, Banking System in India,
• Financial Institutions – SIDBI, EXIM, NABARD, NHB, etc.

(b)Financial Markets

Primary and Secondary Markets (Forex, Money, Bond, Equity, etc.), functions, instruments, recent
developments.

(c) General Topics

• Risk Management in Banking Sector
• Basics of Derivatives: Forward, Futures and Swap
• Changing Landscape of Banking sector
• Recent Developments in the Financial Sector, Portfolio Investment, Public Sector Reforms, Disinvestments
• Financial Inclusion- use of technology
• Alternate source of finance, private and social cost-benefit, Public-Private Partnership
• Corporate Governance in Banking Sector, role of e-governance in addressing the issues of corruption and inefficiency in the government sector.
• The Union Budget – Direct and Indirect taxes; Non-tax sources of Revenue, GST, Thirteenth
• Finance Commission and GST, Finance Commission, Fiscal Policy, Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act (FRBM)
• Inflation: Definition, trends, estimates, consequences, and remedies (control): WPI, CPI -components and trends.

(II) Management:

• Management: its nature and scope; The Management Processes; Planning, Organisation, Staffing, Directing and Controlling; The Role of a Manager in an Organisation.
• Leadership: The Tasks of a Leader; Leadership Styles; Leadership Theories; A successful Leader versus an effective Leader.
• Human Resource Development: Concept of HRD; Goals of HRD; Performance Appraisal; Potential appraisal and development; Feedback and Performance Counselling; Career Planning; Training and Development ; Rewards; Employee Welfare.
• Motivation, Morale and Incentives: Theories of Motivation; How Managers Motivate; Concept of Morale; Factors determining morale; Role of Incentives in Building up Morale.
• Communication: Steps in the Communication Process; Communication Channels; Oral versus Written Communication; Verbal versus non-verbal Communication; upward, downward and lateral communication; Barriers to Communication, Role of Information Technology. Corporate Governance: Factors affecting Corporate Governance; Mechanisms of Corporate Governance.

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