If you are looking for a professional career in the PSU banking sector, then SBI PO 2020 is a golden opportunity. The exam itself is a three-stage process. The first stage of the process is the SBI PO prelims. If you want to get such a lucrative job, then you need to pass the SBI PO prelims stage. To do that, you need to know about the SBI PO Prelims Syllabus. In the following post, we are going to look at the details of the SBI PO Preliminary Exam Syllabus. So, let’s start!
SBI PO Prelims Syllabus – Knowing the Exam Pattern
Before knowing the SBI PO Pre Exam Syllabus, you need to know about the exam pattern. The exam pattern tells you about the subjects, the time allotted for the test as well as the total marks. The following table gives you the details of the SBI PO prelims exam pattern:
|SL.||Name of Test||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|1.||English Language||30||30||Composite Time
Details of the SBI PO Prelims Exam
- The preliminary examination will be conducted for 100 marks. The duration of the exam would be 1 hour.
- The exam will consist of three sections namely – English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability.
- The examination will be conducted online.
- All the sections will have sectional cut off beside an overall cut off. You need to clear the cutoffs to qualify for SBI PO mains exam
- There will also be negative marking as well. For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks would be deducted from the score.
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SBI PO Prelims Syllabus – Complete Details
Prelims Exam of SBI PO consists of 3 sections which are:
- Reasoning Ability
- Quantitative Ability
The following table gives the details of the topics included in the syllabus for each of the subjects in the exam.
|Reasoning||Quantitative Ability||English Language|
|Logical Reasoning||Simplification||Reading Comprehension|
|Alphanumeric Series||Profit & Loss||Cloze Test|
|Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test||Mixtures &Alligations||Para jumbles|
|Data Sufficiency||Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices||Miscellaneous|
|Coded Inequalities||Work & Time||Fill in the blanks|
|Seating Arrangement||Time & Distance||Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting|
|Puzzle||Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere||Paragraph Completion|
|Syllogism||Ratio & Proportion, Percentage|
|Blood Relations||Number Systems|
|Input Output||Sequence & Series|
|Coding Decoding||Permutation, Combination &Probability|
Please note that not all of the topics would come in the exam. In most years, some of the topics would be left out. But, there is no way of telling which topics would come in the exam. This is the reason why we recommend that you cover the entire syllabus so that you have the highest chances of getting the questions right.
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These were some of the most important information about the SBI PO Prelims Syllabus. After you pass the Prelims, you need to qualify for the mains know about the SBI PO Mains Syllabus, click on the link below
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