Here you will find SBI PO Exam Syllabus 2018.
Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:-
Type - Objective Test
Mode - Online.
Duration - 1 hour
Name of Test - No. of Questions - Duration
1. English Language- 30 Qs - 20 minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude - 35 Qs - 20 minutes
3. Reasoning Ability - 35 Qs - 20 minutes
Total - 100 Qs
Selection criteria for Main Examination: Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the Preliminary Examination. Candidates numbering approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies in each category will be short listed for the Main Examination from the top of the merit list.
Phase – II: Main Examination:
Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after completion of the Objective Test.
(i) Objective Test:
Duration - 3 hours
Name of the Test - No. of Questions - Duration
I Reasoning & Computer Aptitude - 45 Qs - 60 minutes
II Data Analysis & Interpretation - 35 Qs - 45 minutes
III General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness - 40 Qs - 35 minutes
IV English Language - 35 Qs - 40 minutes
Total - 155 Marks
(ii) Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with two questions for 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay).
There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. if no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.
Phase – III: Group Exercises (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks)