SBI PO Syllabus 2019: Check Detailed Syllabus

SBI PO Syllabus

SBI will release the advertisement for the post of PO (Probationary Officer) very soon on the website and this time, approximately 25-26 Lakhs Aspirants are expected to fight for their position. It is better to get an early start rather than waiting for the notification to released. This time we have decided to provide the SBI PO Syllabus in tabular form with the most important topics that can be asked in Exam. We believe that syllabus for SBI PO should have all the elements that one should go through in order to crack the exam. So let us look at what you all are going to get in this year SBI PO Exam.

SBI PO Prelims Syllabus:

We will be taking one subject at a time and will explain how many important topics you have to cover for the preliminary exam. For the Mains exam we will be discussing the topics separately. As we all know, there are only 3 Sections in Prelims Exam viz. Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. Let us start one by one.

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus for SBI PO Prelims Exam:

HIGH Data Interpretation
No. System
Ratio & Proportion
Number series
MEDIUM Profit and Loss
Speed, time and Distance
Time and Work
LOW Permutation and combination
Mixture problem

Reasoning Ability Syllabus For SBI PO Prelims Exam:

HIGH PUZZLE Circular Sitting Arrangement
Linear Sitting Arrangement
Double Line up
Floor Based
Grouping and selection
LOW Order and ranking
Direction Distances
Coding Decoding
Blood relations

English Language Syllabus For SBI PO Prelims Exam:

HIGH Fill In the blanks
Reading Comprehension
Para jumbles
Error spotting
Word Association Pair
LOW Sentence/ paragraph Completion
Phrase replacement
Sentence Correction

NOTE: The High frequency topics should be dealt in very details and questions practiced from this should be high.

WORD OF CAUTION: With the Patterns being altered rapidly, candidates should focus on building their basics strongly in each topic of the syllabus

SBI PO Mains Syllabus:

Mains examination is not going to be an easy task for the candidates. SBI PO Syllabus for the Mains Exam will include almost all the topics because the SBI sets the Difficulty Level to be almost Highest. As we have discussed above, we will also be discussing the SBI PO Mains Exam Syllabus in detail and we will take one subject at a time. We would also like to emphasize on the point that General Awareness really plays an important role in Mains Exam. So let us start.

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus for SBI PO Mains Exam:

Data Interpretation and Analysis
Tabular Graph Mix Of Any Two Types
Line Graph
Pie Chart
Bar Graph
Radar Graph
Missing Case DI
Let It Case DI
Type Of Ques Asked In DI
Percentage More than Average
Percentage Less Than Ratio And proportion
Percentage Increase Total/ Difference
Percentage Decrease
Topics from which DI asked
Percentage Ratio And Proportion
Profit and Loss Average
Probability SI and CI
Mensuration Ages
Boat and Stream Time and work


Reasoning Ability Syllabus For SBI PO Mains Exam:

Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude
Verbal Reasoning Cause and Effect
Statement and Assumption
Statement and Inference
Course of Action
Statement and Argument
Critical reasoning
Coding & decoding Coding by analogy
Coding in fictious language
Number Letter And symbol coding
Miscellaneous Coded Inequalities
Machine input/ output
Data sufficiency
Blood Relation
Direction and distance
Analytical decision making
PUZZLE Circular Sitting Arrangement
Linear Sitting Arrangement
Double Line up
Floor Based
Grouping and Selection
Computer Aptitude Flow Chart
Binary Logic
Number System


English Language Syllabus For SBI PO Mains Exam:

English Language
Para Completion Reading Comprehension
Sentence completion Word Association Pair
Multiple Meaning Sentence Improvement
Error Spotting Para Jumbles
Fill in the Blanks Sentence Jumbles
Cloze Test Odd Man Out


General Awareness Syllabus For SBI PO Mains Exam:

Banking and Financial Awareness Budget
Economic survey
Governor / deputy Governors
Inflation – types
Cheque Truncation
History Of Banking
ATM – types
Regulatory Authorities
Static Awareness Abbreviations
Nuclear Power Plants
Hydro Power Project
Thermal Power Projects
National park & WLS
Dam- River
Headquaters- Oraganisations/ Banks
Punchline/ Taglines
Currency- Capital
Current Affairs Banking App & Scheme
Index/ Report
MoU / Agreements
Death & Obutaries
Summit/ Appointments
Day- Theme
Yojana/ Scheme- Place – amount- Abbreviations
Book & Author
Visits- President/ PM


This is the basic idea of what SBI is going to ask in Probationary Exam. You can all go through the Syllabus for SBI PO and let us know if it is helpful.


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