SBI PO Exam Syllabus, New Pattern for 2019 PO Exam

SBI PO Exam Syllabus

SBI PO 2019 Exam Syllabus

As soon as you get hold of the notification for SBI PO 2019, it would be followed by the application process which would further be followed by setting the goals and making a preparation plan by the candidates. As SBI PO poses a lot of competition for the job aspirants, none of them wants to leave any stone unturned in their preparation that can ensure their selection at the end. Thus, for the preparation to kick-start on a good note, the first step in that way would be collecting all important information that majorly involves knowing the syllabus of the examination. You cannot start your preparation until you know the complete syllabus. Based on the SBI PO notification of 2019, the syllabus for SBI PO is expected to be as follows:

SBI PO 2019 Preliminary Exam Syllabus

SBI PO 2019 Preliminary (Prelims) phase will consist of three tests - English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude. You can excel in all these tests by enough practice of questions which you can do only if you are aware of the complete syllabus. By knowing the complete syllabus, you can prepare well and ensure your success in the first stage and reach to the next.The detailed syllabus for SBI PO 2019 Prelims phase is as follows:

SBI PO Preliminary Exam Syllabus

. The SBI PO 2019 will be having three phases and the syllabus for SBI PO 2019 Prelims Exam is as follows:

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Time and work Speed,
  • distance and time
  • Stocks and shares
  • Partnership
  • Clocks
  • Volume and surface Area
  • Logarithms
  • Permutation and combinations
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit, loss and discount
  • Mensuration
  • Elements of algebra
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism
  • Statement and assumptions
  • Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test Series test Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Figure Series
  • Decision-making test
  • Input/output,Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Data Interpretation
  • Analogy Series test
  • Miscellaneous test

SBI PO 2019 Mains Examination Syllabus

SBI PO 2019 Mains Examination will consist of five tests, unlike the Prelims where there are only three. Thus the syllabus is much more detailed in the second phase as compared to the first one. Being the second and an important gateway to enter the final Interview stage, the preparation for this stage needs to be much focused and detailed to ensure your selection. The detailed syllabus for SBI PO 2019 Mains Exam is as follows:

SBI PO Mains Exam Syllabus

The Mains Exam has only a slight change in the syllabus as compared to the Prelims, with respect to the additional subjects that it includes. The SBI PO Mains exam consisting of ‘English, Quant, Reasoning,General Awareness’ and ‘Computer Aptitude’.The detailed syllabus is as follows.

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect
  • speech Reading
  • Comprehension Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Time and work Speed, distance and time
  • Stocks and shares 
  • Partnership
  • Blood relations
  • Volume and surface Area
  • Height and Distances
  • Logarithms Permutation and combinations
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit, loss and discount
  • Mensuration
  • Elements of algebra
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding - Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test Series test Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Decision-making test
  • Figure series
  • Input/output,
  • Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Data Interpretation
  • Analogy Series test
  • Miscellaneous test
General Awareness
  • Banking Terms
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
  • Overview of Indian Financial System
  • History of Indian Banking System
  • Recent credit and monetary policies
  • Important Government Schemes on capital & money market
  • Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc.
  • Introdcution to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc.
  • Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months
Computer knowledge
  • History of computers
  • Basics of hardware and software
  • Windows operating system Basics 
  • Internet Terms and services
  • Basic functionalities of MS-Office (MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
  • Networking and communication
  • Database basics Basics of hacking,
  • Security tools and viruses