SBI PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern Prelims Selection Process Mains Online Exam

SBI PO Posts Prelims Syllabus and Exam Pattern and Mains Syllabus and Exam Pattern Selection Process of SBI Probationary Officer Exam. The SBI has changed the Exam Pattern for Probationary Officer Exam from last year. Now as per the new Exam pattern, the Selection Process of the Exam consists of 3 phases which are given below. Weightage of each topic & Short cuts are very important point of examination at

State Bank of India PO Jobs Syllabus & Exam Pattern

SBI PO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 

SBI Probationary Officer Jobs Selection Process : 

Phase I: Online Preliminary Examination ( Objective type)
Phase II: Main Exam (Objective + Descriptive)
Phase III: Group Discussion & Interview (Verbal) 

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus

  • English Language.
  • Quantitative Aptitude.
  • Reasoning Ability 

Quantitative Aptitude:

Number system, Simplifications, Roots & Averages, Surds & Indices, Percentages, Profit & Loss, Ratio & Proportion, Partnership, Chain rule, Time & work, Pipes & Cisterns, Time & Distances, Problems on trains, Boats & streams, Allegation & mixtures, Simple Interest, Compound interest, Stocks & Shares, Clocks & algorithms, Volume & surface area, Permutations & combinations, Heights & distances.

General English :

Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Word formation, Sentence completion, Comprehension, Theme detection, Deriving conclusions, Passage completion, Error detection, Passage correction, Sentence correction, Spelling, Grammar, Idioms, Phrases, General Awareness.

Reasoning Syllabus :

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

State Bank of India PO Mains Exam Syllabus

  • Reasoning.
  • Data Interpretation.
  • English.
  • General Awareness.
  • Computer 
  • Banking Awareness 


Analogy, Coding & decoding, Blood relations, Sitting arrangements, Series completion, Syllogisms, Decision making, Statement reasoning.

Data Interpretation Syllabus

Tables, Pie – Charts, Bar Graphs, Data Analysis, Line Graphs, Case lets, Combined data sets and Probability/ Series.

English Syllabus

Reading Comprehension, Spotting Error, Fill in the blank, Cloze test, Para-Jumbles.

Knowledge of current events :

Sports, History, Geography, Culture, Indian constitutions, News about technology and research, News on India and its Neighboring countries, Marketing Aptitude, Economy, banking and finance

Computer Awareness:

Computer hardware, Operating System concepts, Shortcut keys, Ms word, excel, Ms power point, access, Internet & networks, Basic security concepts and Latest technologies

SBI PO Exam Pattern for Phase I Selection :

The SBI Prelim Exam is an Online Objective Test of 100 marks and 1 hour time duration. The Prelims Exam consists of three sections as given below:  

Section Questions Marks Time
English Language 30 30 Composite Time of 1 hour
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

SBI PO Exam Pattern for Phase II Selection :

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The Main Examination consists of 2 parts : Objective Test and Descriptive Test. And both parts will be conducted online.

Name of the Section No. of Qs Max. Marks Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
General Awareness about Economy/ Banking 40 40 35 minutes
English Language 35 40 40 minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours

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