SBI PO Syllabus 2017 for Prelims and Mains Exams: The new SBI PO Syllabus for the both prelims and mains exams are different to each other. In the SBI PO prelims exam (online test), 100 questions will be given for 100 marks from the well known 3 topics, they are English language, Reasoning ability and Quantitative Aptitude. Each section contains various sub topics(syllabus), where the candidate must concentrate more on frequently asking questions and the types of important topics.
SBI PO Prelims Syllabus , Exam Pattern, Cut off and Result
SBI PO Prelims syllabus for an online test having 100 marks with 100 questions.About 30 questions are asked from the English language section for 30 marks. A total of 70 questions will be given from quantitative aptitude and reasoning sections, 35 questions from each section respectively.
In the below table you can see the overview of the SBI PO prelims syllabus.Except English section, all questions will be given in the both English and Hindi languages.There will be a penalty for wrong answers marked in the SBI PO prelims online test. For each wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted from the final score of the candidate.
|Sr. No.||Name of Section||No. of Qs.||Max. Marks||Duration|
|2.||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||1 hour|
SBI PO cut off marks will be calculated based on all the candidates performance in each section and their community and state.
Check SBI PO Result 2016 for prelims and mains exams.
SBI PO Mains Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Cut off and Result
SBI PO Mains syllabus contains 4 sections namely, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Data Analysis & Interpretation ,General/Economy/
Banking Awareness and English Language for 200 marks. The total time duration allotted for this exam is 3 hours. A total of 155 objective type multiple choice questions will be asked for 200 marks.
The complete SBI PO mains syllabus and exam pattern (Paper I & II) provided in the following table.
|1||Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|2||Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|4||English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
SBI PO descriptive paper syllabus and exam pattern and marks given in the following table.
|Essay Writing||30||1 out of 3|
|Letter Writing||20||1 out of 3|
There is no specific syllabus for group discussion and interview round. General topics and questions will be asked to test the candidates knowledge in various fields.
SBI PO Cut Off Marks and Final Result
SBI will prepare the final merit list based on the marks obtained in the Main Exam and GD & Interview . Marks secured by the candidates in the Written Test (out of 250 marks) are converted to out of 75 and marks secured in Group Discussion & Interview (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25.
However the SBI PO Prelims marks will not consider while declaring and preparing the final result and merit list respectively. The SBI PO cut off marks for the prelims and main exams can be checked after announcing the result.As usually the competition is very high for the SBI PO 2016 exam.
Also see the IBPS Syllabus for PO, Clerk, Specialist officer(SO) and RRB exams.