SBI PO Syllabus 2018 of Prelims and Main Exams
SBI PO Syllabus 2018: The State bank of India announced the SBI PO Syllabus 2018 for prelims and main examinations. Both tests will conduct in online as per the schedule.
Exactly 0.25 marks will be deducted from the final score as a penalty for wrong answers marked by the candidates. Penalty marks for wrong answers will apply to both SBI PO preliminary and main exams.
What is the SBI PO Selection Process?
|SL||Phase/Test||Max Marks||Normalized to|
|1||Main Examination (Phase II)||225||75|
|2||GD & Interview (Phase III)||50||25|
As per the latest SBI PO 2018 notification, the selection process will be divided into 3 parts and each part clearly explained below.
- Preliminary Examination (Phase I)
- Main Examination (Phase II)
- Group Discussion and Interview (Phase III)
The State Bank of India’s PO selection process is the process of testing candidates in preliminary & main exam, selecting the right candidates to group discussion and interview round based on cutoff marks, then finally choosing candidates based on their skills. However, the marks obtained in prelims will be treated as for qualifying purposes only.
Also check : IBPS PO syllabus 2018 for prelims and main examinations.
1. SBI PO Prelims Syllabus 2018 In Details
SBI PO Prelims Syllabus 2018: SBI PO Prelims exam syllabus consisting of 100 objective questions tests (English Language, quantitative aptitude and reasoning Ability ) for 100 marks. It will be conducted online in English and Hindi languages. The exam duration is 60 minutes and consisting of 3 sections, the same explained in the following table.
|Sr. No.||Name of Section||No. of Qs.||Max. Marks||Duration|
|2.||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||1 hour|
The SBI PO prelims online test is meant to measure your analytical reasoning, quant and verbal skills. Do not assume anything, there will be 0.25 penalty marks for each wrong answer in the SBI PO prelims exam 2018.
Generally on SBI PO prelims exam, date interpretation questions are sometimes confusing and take longer than others to solve, so you require practice to easily solve such type of objective questions.
English language is certainly the ambiguous section in the SBI PO exam for a large percentage of test takers. Most questions in the English language section do not take over a half minute to answer unless you are good at verbal skills.
2. SBI PO Mains Syllabus 2018 In Details
|Test||Name of test||Questions||Marks||Duration|
|I||Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|II||Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|IV||English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
The State Bank of India’s probationary officer main examination is a multi test (objective and descriptive), where the candidates require to qualify in the both type of tests. Both tests will conduct in online. It consist of objective questions based tests for 200 marks and descriptive test for 50 marks.
The SBI PO’s main objective test will have 4 sections, each has separate timings with total duration of 3 hours. Aspirants require to pass in all sections by reaching cut off marks decided by the state bank of India after evolution. The SBI cutoff marks to be revealed at sbi.co.in at the time of releasing the result.
Sufficient number of candidates in each category will be shortlisted for the SBI PO main examination as decided by the Bank. Based on the performance of the candidates and cut off marks in stage I of selection process i.e,. preliminary exam, the bank will select approximately 20 times the numbers of vacancies.
Descriptive paper tests the candidate’s skills in Letter writing & essay. The Applicant requires good verbal skills to reach minimum qualifying marks decided by the bank. The test of English language will be conducted for 25 marks with 30 minutes duration.
Use the best material and take SBI PO online practice tests to assess your skills, and finally, make sure to have revisions before appearing in the exam.
3. SBI PO Interview
The State Bank of India will select the right candidates, depending upon the number of vacancies available and the performance of the aspirants in main examination and interview round together.
The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating converted marks of Written Test and Group Discussion & Interview out of 100 for each category.
The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category and the same to be published on the bank’s official website sbi.co.in.
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