With SBI PO 2018 Exam Date announced to be July 15, 2018 for Prelims Examination and August 4, 2018 for Mains Examination, we bring to you in this article detailed SBI PO 2018 Syllabus.

SBI PO 2018 Syllabus

Exam Pattern

Phase-1: SBI PO Preliminary Examination

This is an online examination where the candidates must solve the question paper in one 1 hour for 100 marks. The test consists of 3 sections. Candidates must know that the sectional cut-off in the Preliminary Exam has been removed and the overall score of all the sections will be considered for selection to the next round.. The cut-off or minimum passing marks for each section is decided by the Bank each year depending on the difficult of the test. The section-wise division of the marks is given below:

S.No. Name of Tests(Objective) Questions Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 Min
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Min
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Min
Total 100 100 1 Hour

Phase-2: SBI PO Mains Examination

S.No. Name of Tests(Objective Questions Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 min
2 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 min
3 General/ Banking Awareness 40 40 35 min
4 English Language 30 30 40 min
Total 155 200 3 hours

SBI PO 2018 Syllabus – Preliminary Examination

Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Miscellaneous
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Tabulation Data Interpretation  
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage  
Blood Relations Number Systems  
Input Output Sequence & Series  
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability

SBI PO 2018 Syllabus – Mains Examination

Data Analysis Reasoning English Language General/Banking Awareness Computer Awareness
Tabular Graph Verbal Reasoning Reading Comprehension Financial Awareness Internet
Line Graph Syllogism Grammar Current Affairs Memory
Pie Chart Circular Seating Arrangement Vocabulary General Knowledge Keyboard Shortcuts
Bar Graph Linear Seating Arrangement Verbal Ability Static Awareness Computer Abbreviation
Radar Graph Caselet Double Lineup Word Association Banking and Financial Awareness Microsoft Office
Missing Case DI Scheduling Sentence Improvement   Computer Hardware
Let it Case DI Input Output Para Jumbles   Computer Software
Data Sufficiency Blood Relations Cloze Test   Operating System
Probability Directions and Distances Error Spotting   Networking
Permutation and Combination Ordering and Ranking Fill in the blanks   Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies
  Data Sufficiency      
  Coding and Decoding      
  Code Inequalities      
  Course of Action      
  Critical Reasoning      
  Analytical and Decision Making