SBI PO Exam

SBI PO 2016 EXAM PATTERN (PRELIMINARY EXAM)

  • The online preliminary exam has 1-hour duration
  • The paper contains 100 multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • The test carries as many as 100 marks
  • The sections are English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability

 

S.N.

Name of Test No. of Questions Marks

Duration

1.

English Language 30

30

Composite Time

of

1 hour

2.

Quantitative Aptitude 35

35

3.

Reasoning Ability 35

35

Total 100

100

SBI PO 2016 EXAM PATTERN (MAINS EXAM)

  • The online main exam is a total of 3-hour-30-minute duration paper
  • The 3-hour objective-type tests carry 200 marks
  • These tests are from English Language (Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc.), General Awareness, Marketing & Computers, Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation and Reasoning (High Level)
  • The descriptive test belongs to English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) will be of 30 minutes with 50 marks

 

Test

Name of test No. Of Questions Max.Marks

Duration

I Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes

II

Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60

45 minutes

III

General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40

35 minutes

IV

English Language 35 40

40 minutes

Total 155 200

3 hours

 

SBI PO group discussion and interview: The phase III will carry a total of 50 marks. GD will be of 20 marks and interview will be of 30 marks.