SBI PO Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus

SBI PO Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus

Logical Reasoning:

Analogy, Syllogism, Classification, Alphabet Test, Coding-Decoding, Blood relations, Cause and Effect, Analytical Reasoning, Mathematical Operations, Direction sense test, Sitting Arrangements (Circular Arrangements), Codes (Sentence Coding), Critical Reasoning, Analogies (Meaning Based + Logical).

Data Sufficiency, Sequential Output Tracing, Visual Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Series Test, Input-Output, Decision Making, Statement and Assumptions, Statement and Arguments, Course of Action, Passage and Conclusion Test, Assertion and Reason

Data Analysis & Interpretation:

Data Sufficiency, Permutations, Combinations and Probability, Data Table, Pie-Charts, Bar Graphs, Line Graphs, Mixed Graphs, Case Study.

English Language:

Finding Errors, Comprehension, Sentence completion, Spelling error check, Synonyms, and Antonyms, Choosing the correct word, Fill In the blanks, Cloze Test, Phrase Substitution, Rearrangement of sentences.

General Awareness/Marketing/Computer Knowledge:

Current Affairs (National and International), Banking Knowledge, Financial and Economic News, Sports News, 5 year plan, Books and authors, Union Budget, Government schemes and Policies, Awards and Honors, Inventions and discoveries, International and National Organizations (BRICS, SAARC, IMF, World Bank, ADB), Computer Knowledge, Marketing management.

(b) Descriptive Test:

The Descriptive Test of 1-hour (for 50 marks) will be Test of English Language (Comprehension, Short précis, Letter writing & Essay)”. Students have to write a descriptive test and an objective test on that same day. 

The candidates are required to qualify the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the bank.

Topics: Letter Writing, Paragraph Writing, Essay Writing, Precise Writing, Reading Comprehension will be evaluated in the descriptive writing test.

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