How to Clear RBI Grade B Exam in First Attempt ? Prepare for 6 Months
IF you start RBI Grade B preparation in December, you are expected to have atleast 6 months till
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The strategy of study should be to cover phase 2 right now in the next 2 months and then to move towards phase 1 for the next 1 month.
ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL ISSUES for RBI Grade B Phase 2- I am assuming that you have very limited knowledge on ESI and you will be starting from scratch. the following books need to be covered in order to get a good grip on ESI for RBI Grade B phase 2. These books help for the preparation of RBI Grade B exam.
UMA KAPILA- performance and policies / MISHRA AND PURI- the book covers
Macroeconomics can be covered very well from 12th NCERT on macroeconomics and RAMESH SINGH. Cover basics properly so that you are able to understand policy changes of RBI to a better extent.
NCERT ON INDIAN ECONOMY-
This NCERT will supplement UMA KAPILA. you can go through this book before starting with UMA KAPILA as this will clear out a lot of things about
YOJANA AND KURUKSHETRA-
These magazines cover schemes and policies of
indiangovernment in detail. try not to get too much into these magazines as they tend to over-analyze (for standards of RBI). understand all schemes and current affairs and remember facts related to these schemes. spending too much time on these magazines might hurt you instead.
Useful in both Finance and ESI. you can use speeches, circulars
FINANCE and MANAGEMENT for RBI Grade B Phase 2-
Following books will cover
and management. majorityof finance
BHARATI V PATHAK-
indianfinancial system OR MY KHAN- Indian financial system
R P RUSTAGI/ PRASANNA CHANDRA- financial management OR PANDEY- financial management. I M PANDEY is more detailed but confusing at the same time. R P RUSTAGI is more clear in his approach.
T SGREWAL- accounting ratios
S PROBBINS, T N CHHABRA, GUPTA- organization behavior and theory. any onebook will suffice. T N CHHABRA is considered the best as it covers everything but it is technical so you might find it difficult to understand.
ASWATHAPPA, T N CHHABRA, GUPTA- Human Resource Management.
any onebook will suffice but T N CHHABRA and GUPTA cover everything related to HRM while ASWATHAPPA is much more easy to understand and comprehend.
RBI WEBSITE- same as above
AFTER completing ESI and FM in 2 months, you can spend the next one month on RBI PHASE 1. the purpose is to be able to cover
For RBI PHASE 1, the focus has to be on covering regularly asked areas from reasoning and QA. GA is easy to cover through online capsules available on multiple websites. English is also very easy, given that you are
there might be some problems
This is the time to revise everything and add more knowledge to your base. Remember, reading the same thing 3 times is better than reading it once. therefore, the focus should be on revising whatever you have read. try to complete the syllabus by
The revision strategy will be discussed after we have completed the syllabus once.
ENGLISH For RBI Grade B Phase 2- this is intact the most important but the most neglected portion of the examination. In phase 2, students have scored as high as 86 in English. therefore, it is important to write and practice
You can also refer to RBI Grade B exam Question papers below:
You can also refer to Free videos and study material for RBI Grade B phase 1 & 2 below: