SBI Clerk Mains Syllabus 2019

State Bank of India released the official SBI Clerk Notification on 11th April 2019 announcing the recruitment of about 8,653 vacancies for SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) post. Candidates are advised to thoroughly examine the advertisement for the eligibility criteria, age limit, selection procedure, the online application process, SBI Clerk exam dates, exam pattern, etc. before applying for the job posting. Here in this article, let’s look into the SBI Clerk Mains exam syllabus 2019.

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Syllabus 2019

The SBI Clerk Mains exam is the second stage of the SBI Clerk recruitment process. Candidates who meet the SBI Clerk Prelims cut-off marks are eligible to take the SBI Clerk Mains exam. The SBI Clerk Mains exam date lands on 10th August 2019. The Call Letter for the exam will be rolled out in the month of July 2019 (tentatively) once the Prelims result is declared.

The syllabus for SBI Clerk Mains has four sections which are discussed below. Candidates need to understand the different components of the exam to ace it with flying colours and make it to the final merit list of successful candidates.

The SBI Clerk Main Exam Syllabus is divided into four sections, namely:

  1. General/Financial Awareness
  2. Quantitative Aptitude
  3. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude
  4. General English

Given below is the segregation of topics under each section:

General/Financial Awareness

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

Computer Awareness

General English

Current Affairs –Latest news on the banking industry, books, recent appointments, new schemes of government, sports, etc.

Number Series

Syllogism

Basics of Computer: Hardware & Software knowledge,

Reading Comprehension

Static General Knowledge like country-currency, constituencies of ministers, thermal and nuclear power stations, etc.

Simplification

Machine Input/Output

Networking

Para jumbles

Banking/Financial terms like repo rate, CRR, deflation, inflation, liquidity, merchant banking, etc.

Data Interpretation

Blood Relations

DBMS

Sentence Correction/ Spotting the errors

Banking and Financial Awareness

Data Sufficiency

Inequalities

MS Office

Spell Checks

Partnership

Direction Sense

Input-Output Devices

Fillers/Fill in the blanks

Profit & Loss

Coding-Decoding

Internet

Cloze Test

Quadratic Equation

Puzzles

Important Technical Abbreviations

Time & Distance, Work

Statement and Assumptions

Simple and Compound Interest

Ranking

Mixtures & Alligations

Ratio & Proportion, Averages, Percentages

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2019

The SBI Clerk Mains exam is an online test of 200 marks which is timed at 160 minutes. Given below is the SBI Clerk Exam Pattern & Structure of Mains 2019:

Sl. No.

Section(Objective)

No. of Questions

Total Marks

Duration

1.

General/ Financial Awareness

50

50

35 minutes

2.

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

45 minutes

3.

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

50

60

45 minutes

4.

General English

40

40

35 minutes

Total

190

200

160 minutes

You may click here to check the detailed SBI Clerk exam pattern.

Are you preparing for the SBI Clerk exam and look forward to cracking the exam in the first attempt? Banking aspirants can refer to BYJU’S SBI bank content which is well-structured and easy to grasp. It is designed by our experts in a very detailed and systematic manner which completely covers the syllabus of SBI Clerk Mains & Prelims exam in the most effective manner. Stay tuned to SBI Exams page for more such useful content. Good luck!

Top SBI Exams Articles 2019: