SBI PO Syllabus 2017 is released; candidates are requested to download it along with exam pattern & previous papers from

SBI PO Exam 2017 Syllabus: hello everyone we have some good news for all the aspirants who have applied to SBI PO Recruitment 2017 and those who are going to apply for those vacancies, the State Bank of India has finally released SBI PO Syllabus 2017 on their official site along with exam pattern and previous year papers so guys we urge you all that download it as soon as possible and state preparing for an exam. This is very good opportunity for all those who are searching for bank jobs in the country, there are total numbers of 2313 vacancies available for probationary officer posts and the last date for the online application process is 6th March 2017. To download a syllabus you can visit an official site that is or you just click on a link provided below.

SBI PO Syllabus 2017

SBI PO Syllabus 2017

Name of a Bank State Bank of India
Name of Posts Probationary Officer
Number of Post 2313
Job Type govt job
Job Location India
Category Syllabus
Status Released
Official Website

Full form of SBI is State Bank of India; it is a government of India owned public sector banking and a financial company which has a head quarter in Mumbai city of Maharashtra state. This is one of the oldest banks in the country founded more than 200 years ago and it got nationalized status in the year 1956. It has more than 14000 branches around the world, from which 191 branches are located in 36 different countries and remaining are in India. In the year 2016, company was listed at no. 232nd in fortune global 500 lists.

From this article, readers will find details of SBI PO Syllabus 2017 and exam pattern for probationary posts examination, soon after completing a registration process for this post, applicants are requested to download SBI PO Syllabus 2017 PDF from an official site or by clicking on a link given below. Guys, there will be very tough competition between all applicants so prepare really very hard to get selected for a job.

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2017

Prelim Exam Pattern

Subject Total Questions Total Marks Time Duration
English Language 30 30 1 hour
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Main Exam Pattern

Subject Total Questions Total Marks Time Duration
Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 mins.
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 60 mins.
General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40 35 mins.
English Language 35 40 40 mins.
Total 155 200 3 hours

SBI PO Prelim Exam Syllabus 2017

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Statement – Conclusions
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Theme Detection
  • Series Completion
  • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Logic
  • Analogy
  • Deriving Conclusions from Passages
  • Eligibility Test
  • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Inserting The Missing Character
  • Alphabet Test
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Situation Reaction Test
  • Statement – Arguments

English Language

  • Fill in the blank
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Para-Jumbles
  • Spotting Error
  • Cloze test

Reasoning Ability

  • Input Output
  • Coding and decoding
  • Puzzle
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Making judgments
  • Seating Arrangement – Circular table and Line (North & South)
  • Statement and Argument
  • Inequality or Decision Making
  • Order and ranking
  • Syllogism
  • Number series
  • Blood Relation
  • Passage and conclusion
  • Data Sufficiency

SBI PO Main Exam Syllabus 2017

Data Analysis and Interpretation

  • Data Interpretation based on Puzzles
  • Combined data sets
  • Table Charts
  • Line Graphs
  • Bar Graphs
  • Pie – Charts
  • Case lets
  • Mixed Graphs

General Economy and Banking Awareness

  • Co-Operative Banks in India
  • News related to Reserve Bank of India
  • Banking and Financial System in India
  • Gross Domestic Product (GDP) – Basic Concept
  • Economy: Current Affairs
  • Banking Awareness
  • Schedule Banks in India
  • Economics news
  • Non-Performing Assets (NPA) – Brief Concept
  • Current Affairs
  • NABARD – Short Notes and Important Points
  • Banking History
  • Financial Awareness (Union Budget/ Railway Budget)
  • RuPay – All Information about RuPay
  • Reserve Bank of India
  • State Bank of India and Associates
  • Structure of Commercial Banking in India
  • Economy (Theory)

English Language

  • Spotting Error
  • Para-Jumbles
  • Reading Comprehension –there were two Reading Comprehensions.
  • Cloze test
  • Fill in the blank

Reasoning and Computer Aptitude

  • Types of Computers
  • Data Base Management Systems
  • Inequality or Decision Making
  • Software (System & Application Software) & Hardware
  • Data Communication
  • Input Output
  • Operating system (Windows XP, Windows 7 and etc)
  • Puzzle
  • Computer Memory (Cache Memory, Primary Memory/Main Memory & Secondary Memory)
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Peripheral Devices (Input devices & Output devices)
  • Parts of Computer
  • Syllogisms
  • Security (VIRUS & Antivirus)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Internet
  • Blood Relation
  • Components of Computer
  • Basic MS Office
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Seating Arrangement – Circular table and Line
  • Data Processing
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Basics & History
  • Computer Generations

SBI PO General English Syllabus

SBI PO Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

SBI PO Reasoning Syllabus

SBI PO Descriptive Paper Syllabus

SBI PO Data Interpretation and Analysis Syllabus

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