SBI Clerk Exam 2021 – Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Previous Year Question Papers & Solutions

SBI Clerk 2021 – Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Previous Year Question Papers & Solutions : SBI Clerk 2021 will be conducted to select eligible candidates to the post of Junior Associates in one of the many branches of State Bank of India across the country. SBI Clerk syllabus is much similar to that of any other bank exam. Mention below is detailed Syllabus Exam Pattern, Previous Year Question Papers & Solutions for SBI Clerk 2021 Exam.

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SBI Clerk Exam 2021 - Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Previous Year Question Papers & Solutions

SBI Clerk 2021 – Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Previous Year Question Papers & Solutions

SBI Clerk syllabus is much similar to that of any other bank exam. There are three major sections that a candidate needs to prepare to ace the preliminary exam. These are Reasoning, Numerical Ability and English Language. The sections have a wide range of topics on which questions are based. It is recommended that candidates must have a look at the previous year papers and know about the weightage of each topic. Before going through the SBI Clerk Syllabus, you need to know about SBI Clerk Exam Pattern.

SBI Clerk Syllabus for Preliminary Exam

The preliminary examination syllabus of SBI Clerk 2021 will comprise of Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability and English Language. Here is the detailed syllabus:

The syllabus for SBI Clerk exam is as follows:

Preliminary Examination:

  1. English Language
  2. Numerical Ability
  3. Reasoning Ability

Main Examination:

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

The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be printed bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.

Reasoning

Logical Reasoning, Alphanumeric Series, Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test, Data Sufficiency, Coded Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Puzzle, Tabulation, Syllogism, Blood Relations, Input Output, Coding Decoding.

Quantitative Ability

Simplification, Profit & Loss, Mixtures &Alligations, Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere, Data Interpretation, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Number Systems, Sequence & Series, Permutation, Combination & Probability.

English Language

Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Para jumbles, Miscellaneous, Fill in the blanks, Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting, Paragraph Completion.

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Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

Simplification, Number Series, Data Sufficiency, Data Interpretation, Quadratic Equation, Time & Distance, Work Partnership, Profit & Loss, Simple and Compound Interest, Mixture and Allegations, Ratio & Proportion, Averages, Percentages.

General English Syllabus

Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms, Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles, Sentence Correction/ Error Finding, Spell Checks, Fillers, Cloze Test.

General/Financial Awareness Syllabus

Current Affairs – news on banking industry, awards and honors, books and authors, latest appointments, obituaries, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc.

Static GK – country-capital, country-currency, headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc.

Banking/Financial terms, Static Awareness, Banking and Financial Awareness.

Reasoning Ability Syllabus

Internet, Machine Input/Output, Syllogism, Blood Relation, Direction Sense, Inequalities, Puzzles, Coding-Decoding, Ranking, Statement and Assumptions.

Computer Awareness Syllabus

Basics of Computer: Hardware, Software, Generation of Computers, DBMS, Networking, Internet, MS Office, Input-Output Devices, Important Abbreviations.

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SBI Clerk 2021 Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021 SBI Clerk 2021 exam will be conducted to select eligible candidates to the post of Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) in one of the many branches of State Bank of India across the country. Let’s understand the SBI Clerk 2021 latest exam pattern and Syllabus which will give you an idea about exam format & selection process.

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SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Selection Procedure

The SBI Clerk 2021 selection process will consist of on-line test (preliminary & main examination) and test of specified opted local language. SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam is tentatively scheduled in month of Jun 2021. SBI Clerk Mains Exam is tentatively scheduled on 31 Jul 2021. Let’s have a look at detailed SBI Clerk 2020 Exam Pattern.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021 Prelims: Phase I

Preliminary Examination (online) consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows:

Section No. of Question Total Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern: Important Points

  • Each test will have a separate timing as mentioned above.
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject as well as for aggregate (overall) are prescribed.
  • Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies. subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Main Examination from the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of aggregate marks scored.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021 Mains: Phase II

The structure of main examination (online objective type) would be as follows:

Section No. of Question Total Marks Duration
General English 40 40 35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes

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IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Pattern: Important Points

  • Each test will have a separate timing as mentioned above.
  • The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e., English & Hindi. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates are required to score a minimum percentage marks on aggregate (For SC/ST/OBC/PWD/XS candidates, 5% relaxation available thereon). Minimum qualifying marks on aggregate will be decided by the bank. No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject are prescribed. Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise. Candidates qualified in the test (main examination) will be placed according to their aggregate marks in descending order in respective States and Categories.

SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Papers, Download Clerk (Junior Associate) Questions Paper & Solution

SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Papers | Clerk (Junior Associate) | Download SBI Clerk Prelims Questions Paper/ SBI Clerk Mains Previous Year Question Papers

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