SBI PO Exam Syllabus & Pattern 2019 –

SBI Probationary Officers Exam Syllabus & Pattern 2019State Bank of India has recently published a recruitment notification for the posts of 2000 Probationary Officers. Candidates who will appear in State Bank of India Probationary Officers Recruitment 2019 need to know the SBI Probationary Officers Exam Syllabus & Pattern for better preparation. Candidates are strongly advised to read the official notification carefully for details information from SBI official website i.e. Other information like Exam Syllabus & Exam Pattern is given below on this page.

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Probationary Officers Exam Syllabus & Pattern 2019
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Candidates who are planning to take part in the SBI PO Online Exam must include a new syllabus & pattern in their preparation level. The examination will be held in three phases i.e. Preliminary examination, Main examination, and Group Exercise & Interview. The candidates who are shortlisted after the Preliminary exam will have to appear for the Main examination. The candidates shortlisted after the main examination will be subsequently called for a Group Exercise & Interview. To get detail information about SBI PO Exam Syllabus 2019 & SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019 follow the given article on this page.
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SBI PO Preliminary Exam Pattern 2019
The Preliminary examination of the SBI PO Online exam will comprise of English Language, Quantitative Aptitude & Reasoning Ability.
Subject NameNo. of QuestionExam Duration
English Language3020 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude3520 Minutes
Reasoning Ability3520 Minutes
Total10060 Minutes
1) The question will be Objective type.
2) Total Marks will be 100.
3) The test will have 3 sections (with separate timings for each section).
SBI PO Main Examination Pattern 2019
The main examination will consist of Objective Test for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 Marks. Both the Objective & Descriptive Test will be online.
1) Objective Test: The objective test of 3 hours duration consists of 4 Sections for total 200 marks. The objective test will have separate timing for every section.
Subject NameNo. of QuestionExam Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude4560 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation3545 minutes
General / Economy / Banking Awareness4035 minutes
English LAnguage3540 minutes
2) Descriptive Test: The duration of the Descriptive Test is 30 minutes with two questions for 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination).
SBI PO Preliminary Exam Syllabus 2019

Reasoning: Logical Reasoning, Alphanumeric Series, Ranking / Direction / Alphabet Test, Data Sufficiency, Coded Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Puzzle, Tabulation, Syllogism, Blood Relations, Input-Output, Coding-Decoding.

Quantitative Aptitude: Simplification, Profit & Loss, Mixtures & Alligations, Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere, Data Interpretation, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Number Systems, Sequence & Series, Permutation, Combination & Probability.


English Language: Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Para jumbles, Miscellaneous, Fill in the blanks, Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting, Paragraph Completion, Grammer, Vocabulary, Verbal Ability, Word Association, Sentence Improvement.

Data Analysis & Interpretation: Tabular Graph, Line Graph, Pie Chart, Bar Graph, Radar Graph Caselet, Missing Case DI, Let it Case DI, Data Sufficiency, Coding and Decoding, Code Inequalities, Course of Action, Critical Reasoning, Analytical and Decision Making.

General / Economy / Banking Awareness: Financial Awareness, Current Affairs, General Knowledge, Static Awareness, Banking, and Financial Awareness.

Computer Awareness: Internet, Memory, Keyboard Shortcuts, Computer Abbreviation, Microsoft Office, Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Operating System, Networking, Computer Fundamentals / Terminologies.

The final merit list is made on the basis of marks obtained by candidates in his / her main exam and interview process.

Details about SBI PO Exam Syllabus & Pattern 2019
Organization Name: State Bank of India
Organization Website:
Advt. No.: CRPD/ PO/ 2018-19/ 01
Name of the Post: Probationary Officers
Notice For: Syllabus
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