SBI & SBI Associate Banks PO Exam Pattern


SBI & SBI Associate Banks PO Recruitment Common Written Exam Pattern:

                       SBI PO Recruitment Process has been changed to a little bit tough this year. We provided the Exam Patterns of changed SBI PO Recruitment Process. SBI conducts two common Written Exams in their PO Recruitment Process; they are Preliminary Exam and Main Exam. Here we provided the information of both Preliminary Exam Pattern and Main Exam Pattern of SBI PO Recruitment. We just hope that this SBI PO Exam Patterns details will help you to prepare. We provided not only Exam Pattern of the Preliminary and main Exams of SBI but also provided the related syllabus.


                       The Recruitment Process of SBI PO in detail is given as follows. Firstly they conducted the Preliminary Exam for all registered candidates, the candidates who are qualified in preliminary exam will be allowed to the main exam and who will be qualified in the main exam only invite for the group discussion and Interview.
Preliminary Exam -> Main Exam -> Group Discussion & Interview


Preliminary Exam Pattern of SBI PO Recruitment:

                       The SBI PO Recruitment Preliminary Exam has 3 sections, 100 questions and for 100 marks (1 mark for each question). The time duration for SBI PO preliminary Exam is 60 minutes. The SBI PO Preliminary Exam pattern contains 3 sections; they are English Language with 30 questions, Quantitative Aptitude with 35 questions and Reasoning with 35 questions. This SBI PO Preliminary Exam is objective type and Negative marking is there to wrong answered questions like as every Bank Exam. The Written Exam will be conducted through online only.

Preliminary Exam Pattern of SBI PO 2016
Subject
No. of Questions
Marks
English language
30
30
Quantitative aptitude
35
35
Reasoning
35
35
Total
100
100
Time duration is 1 hr

Main Exam Pattern of SBI PO Recruitment:

                      The SBI PO Recruitment Main Exam Patten is same as the previous SBI PO Common Written Exam. The Main Exam Patterns of SBI PO Recruitment consists of 200 Marks objective Test and 50 Marks Descriptive test. The objective test contains 4 sections and each section has its own time limit. The Descriptive Test with 50 marks and time duration is 1 hr. After completion of the Objective exam they will immediately conduct the descriptive exam. Both the objective and descriptive exams will be conducted through online only.

Main Exam Pattern of SBI PO 2016
i) Objective Test
Subject
No. of Questions
Marks
Time Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
45
60
60 Minutes
Data analysis & Interpretation
35
60
45 Minutes
General/Economy/ Banking Awareness
40
40
35 Minutes
English language
35
40
40 Minutes
Total
155
200
3 hours
ii) Descriptive Test
Letter Writing & Essay – 50 marks , 30 minutes

SBI Associate Banks PO Written Exam Pattern:

                      SBI Associate Banks PO Exam pattern is same as SBI PO Exam Pattern. The above given information is also applicable for SBI Associate Banks PO Recruitment.