RBI Grade B Books

Below listed are some useful RBI Grade B Books. These RBI Grade B books will go long way in clearing out doubts and consolidating knowledge of core fundamentals in each section.

SubjectsName of the RBI Grade B booksAuthor Name
Economic and Social IssuesIndian EconomyUma Kapila
Indian EconomyMishra Puri
Growth and DevelopmentDevraj Ray
SociologyC.N. Shankar Rao
EnglishDescriptive General EnglishS P Bakshi and Richa Sharma
Finance & ManagementMonetary Theory and Public Policy Kenneth Kurihara
Economic Growth and DevelopmentMayer and Baldwin
Financial ManagementPrasanna Chandra
StatisticsAn Introduction to Numerical AnalysisAtkinson
Sampling TechniquesCochran, William G
Fundamental of Applied StatisticsGupta, SC, VK Kapoor
EnglishObjective EnglishEdgar Thorpe
Objective General EnglishR.S. Aggarwal, Vikas Aggarwal
Word Power Made EasyNorman Lewis
ReasoningTest of ReasoningEdgar Thorpe
A modern approach to verbal & non-verbal ReasoningR.S. Aggarwal
How to prepare for Logical ReasoningArun Sharma
Analytical ReasoningM.K. Pandey

RBI Grade B Books

R.S. Agrawal and Quantum Math’s by Sarvesh Verma


This section is of 60 marks and by good practice, you can score well. Here I tried to cover important topics (on which there was more probability of asking questions) through net and mocks.

Book: R.S. Agrawal


English is one section where you can’t prepare in a month. Here if your schooling is from Eng Medium School, it gives you a natural advantage. But if your schooling is from a Regional language medium, you need extra efforts.


This is scoring section and here clearing sectional cut off is not enough, you need a good score to clear overall cutoff as well.


  1. Learning Space Videos from YouTube
  2. Bankers Adda capsule
  3. Budget document(cover to cover) and economic survey
  4. Mrunal Videos for both basic and current of economics


This is crucial as marks vary from 60 to 86. To ensure final selection you need to score well here. English paper consists of 3 parts: Essay, Precise Writing, and Comprehension.

For the Essay part, you need to read articles in newspaper and writing practice


In ESI most of the question was asked directly like GA in the prelim. So at least 6 month GK that you read for pre must be revised for mains too.


  • 1. NCERT 11 & 12: eco and sociology
  • 2. Mrunal Videos: Watch and revise PPTs
  • 3. Last 6 month GK(Already studied for pre)
  • 4. Indian Economy by Ramesh Singh
  • 5. Study all government schemes in detail. Try to read facts and figures again and again