Get SBI PO (Probationary Officer) Examination Syllabus 2016, Exam Pattern, Date of Online Exam, Previous year solved question papers, download model test papers and important books to prepare for SBI PO prelims, mains and interview.
SBI PO Syllabus 2016
State Bank of India will conduct online written examination on 2200 post of PO (Probationary Officer) in the upcoming month. Those candidates who are preparing for this exam can get all details of syllabus, examination pattern and important tips and tricks to crack prelims, mains and interview.
SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment 2016: Imp Dates
|Name of Event||Date|
|Online Application Form Available From||4/05/2016|
|Last Date To Apply Online||24/05/2016|
|Last Date To Submit Application Fee||24/05/2016|
|Pre Exam Admit Card Available To Download From||14/06/2016|
|Date of Online Pre Examination||2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10/07/2016|
|Online Pre Exam Result Available From||18/07/2016|
|Main Exam Admit Card Available To Download From||21/07/2016|
|Online Main Exam Result Available From||16/08/2016|
|Interview Call Letter Available From||22/08/2016|
|Group Discussion & Interview||1/09/2016|
|Final Result To Be Declared On||30/09/2016|
SBI PO Syllabus pattern 2016: Preliminary
Preliminary Exam:- The pre exam will be conducted online for all the candidates who have applied of SBI PO recruitment 2016. There are all objective type 100 questions divided in three sections namely, English language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning ability. Minimum marks required to get qualified in the online written exam will be decided after exam depending upon the number of applicants. Total time for pre exam online test is one hour (60 min). It should be also noted that there will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks against each wrong answer. SBI PO Syllabus, Exam Pattern has been mentioned below.
|Name of Subject||No of Ques||Max Marks|
SBI PO Syllabus Pattern 2016: Main & Interview
Main Exam:- 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. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.
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. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
|Name of Test||No Of Question||Max Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 Min|
|Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 Min|
|General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||40||35 Min|
|English Language||35||40||40 Min|
2:- Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.
Group Discussion & Interview:- GD will be of 20 marks where as interview will be of 30 marks.
SBI PO Solved Ques Papers, Model Papers & Important Books
Important Books To Prepare:- Here are some most recommended books which are advised to prepare smartly with appropriate time table and step by step preparation for SBI PO Prelim and Main examination. These books not only helpful in preparing for the exam but also gives important tips and tricks to crack exam. Links to download Model test papers as PDF files will be updated soon. However some previous year model test papers have been mentioned below.
- 101 Speed Tests for IBPS & SBI Bank PO Exam
- SBI : Probationary Officers-Previous Years Papers (Solved): PO Previous Papers (Solved)
- SBI PO Phase-1, Preliminary Examination Study Guide 2015
- Comprehensive Guide to SBI Bank PO Exam
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