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SYLLABUS AND EXAM PATTERN:

PRELIMINARY:

Preliminary exam consists of objective test for 100 marks and conducted by online. The total time duration to complete this test is 60 minutes and it has 3 sections.

           English language   : Numbers of questions are 30 and marks 30.

     Quantitative aptitude  : 35 questions and 35 marks

           Reasoning ability   : 35 questions and 35 marks for this section

In this exam officials considering sectional cut off marks. Candidate must qualify the each section. Cut off marks decided by the bank. The short listed candidates allowed for mains examination.

 

MAINS EXAMINATION:

Mains exam consists of objective test for 200 marks and descriptive test for 500 marks. Both sections are online. Candidate made description by typing the words using key board.

Note: After completion of objective and descriptive test will be administered immediately.

 

ABOUT OBJECTIVE TEST :

Objective test consists of 4 sections for total marks of 200 and time the complete the test within 3 hours. Need to qualify the all the section. Sectional cut off marks are decided by the bank.

  1. Reasoning and computer aptitude: 45questions 60 marks and 1 hour duration
  2. Data analysis and interpretation: 35 questions 60 marks and 45 minutes time
  3. General economy and banking awareness: 40 questions 40 marks and 35 minutes time
  4. English language: 35 questions 40 marks and 40 minutes of time

Descriptive test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have score qualifying marks in the objective tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in objective test.

Penalty for the wrong answer:

There is a penalty for wrong answer for both preliminary and main exam one fourth of marks assigned to the each wrong answer as a penalty. No answer questions does not have a penalty.

TEST CENTERS IN ANDHRA PRADESH

Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada

TELANGANA

Hyderabad, karimnagar, khammam, warangal

SBI PO  Syllabus 2016:

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus for Reasoning

  • Seating Arrangement
  • Puzzle.
  • Coding and decoding.
  • Order and ranking.
  • Making judgments
  • Blood Relation.
  • Inequality or Decision Making.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Logical Reasoning.
  • Input Output.
  • Number series.
  • Statement and Argument.
  • Passage and conclusion.

SBI PO Preparation tips for Reasoning

Topic

Expected No. of Questions

Puzzle

9

Number Series

4

Seating Arrangement

3

Input-output

5

Passage and Conclusion

5

Making Judgments

2

Data Sufficient

4

Coding-Decoding

6

Order and ranking

1

Statement and Argument

2

Blood relation

1

Local Reasoning

3

SBI PO Data Interpretation Syllabus

  • Tables.
  • Case lets
  • Probability
  • Pie – Charts.
  • Bar Graphs.
  • Data Analysis.
  • Line Graphs.

SBI PO Preparation tips for numeric ability

Topic

Expected No. of Questions

Bar-Graph

9

Pie-Charts

8

Caselets

5

Line Graph

4

Combined data set

3

Probability/Series

4

Table

2

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus 2016 for English

  • Reading Comprehension.
  • Spotting Error.
  • Fill in the blank.
  • Cloze test.

SBI PO Preparation tips for English

Topic

Expected No. of Questions

Reading Comprehension

15

Fill in the Blanks

6

Cloze Test

7

Spotting Errors

5

Para Jumble

2

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus 2016 for General awareness

  • News related to banks
  • Banking Awareness.
  • Union Budget/ Railway Budget
  • Economics review
  •  National, International, Awards, Sports, Summits, Appointment, Books & Authors and Obituary, etc.

SBI PO Mains Syllabus 2016

  • Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
  • Data Analysis & Interpretation
  • General/Economy/Banking Awareness

 

English Language:

1) Common errors

2) Fill up the blanks (single space & Double space)

3) Cloze Test

4) Jumbled Sentences ( Rearrange)

5) Phrase Replacement

6) Phrase meaning

7) Comprehension Test

8) Synonims & Antonyms (Relative)

9) Synthesis of Senstenses

10) Miscellaneous

 

Descriptive Test

  • Essay Writing
  • Letter Writing

Group Discussion and Interview

The final phase SBI PO exam was group discussion for 20 marks and interview for 30 marks