SBI Junior Associate Exam Syllabus 2020 | SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2020

Pooja | May 18, 2020


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SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020

State Bank of India Junior Associate (Clerk) Exam Syllabus 2020 is available here. Individuals can find a link to download In Clerk Syllabus PDF on this article. Along with the SBI Junior Associate Syllabus, you can also go through the selection process, prelims exam pattern, mains test pattern details. SBI Clerk Prelims and Mains Exam Syllabus 2020 gives the names and subtopics of all the subjects included in the written exam.

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020 plays a crucial role in exam preparation. As the bank jobs will have heavy competition, applicants must prepare all the subjects of SBI Junior Associate Mains Exam Syllabus 2020. Without having proper preparation, it is very difficult to perform well in the exam. So, have a look at the In Prelims + Mains Syllabus and start exam preparation.

State Bank of India Junior Associate Selection Procedure

SBI Junior Associate Jobs Selection Process rounds are given here. For shortlisting the interested and talented aspirants, State Bank of India is going to conduct the following rounds:

  • Prelims Written Exam
  • Mains Examination

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2020

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020, Preliminary and Mains Test Pattern details are given here. State Bank of India Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2020 gives details such as the test duration, names of the subjects, the total number of questions, maximum marks, and type of questions. You can also estimate the topic weightage, exam structure, subject importance, and marking strategy with the help of the SBI Clerk Question Paper Pattern. Junior Associate Prelims Test Pattern

  • The online preliminary examination consists of objective type questions
  • The test will be conducted for 100 marks
  • The exam duration is 1 hour
  • The written test consists of 3 sections
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the objective test
  • 1/4th of the assigned marks will be deducted for each wrong answer
  • No minimum qualifying marks
  • Section I has 30 English Language questions for 20 minutes
  • 35 Numerical Ability questions are available in section 2 for 20 minutes
  • Section 3 contains 35 questions from Reasoning ability for 20 minutes
  • Each question carries one mark
  • The total number of questions in the exam are 100

SBI Clerk mains Paper Pattern 2020

  • Mains examination have multiple-choice questions
  • The exam consists of 4 sections
  • There is 1/4th of the negative marking scheme for wrongly marked answers
  • Section 1 is having 50 General/Financial Awareness questions for 50 marks
  • General English is the second section, which has 40 questions and marks
  • Section 3 is a Quantitative Aptitude for 50 questions, 50 marks
  • Section 4 includes 50 questions from Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude for 60 marks
  • The total number of questions is 190
  • Total marks are 200
  • Except for General English, all other sections will be bilingual, i.e. English and Hindi
  • The total test duration is 2 Hours 40 Minutes
  • Contenders must score minimum pass marks on aggregate
  • There are no minimum qualifying marks for separate subjects

Detailed SBI Junior Associate Syllabus for Prelims and Mains

Quantitative Aptitude/ Numerical Ability

  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Averages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Time and Distance
  • Probability
  • Odd Man Out
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Boats and Streams
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Simple Equations
  • Percentages
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Problems on Trains
  • Problems on LCM and HCF
  • Indices and Surds
  • Profit and Loss
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Mensuration
  • Simple Interest
  • Races and Games
  • Compound Interest
  • Volumes
  • Areas

General English

  • Sentence Improvement
  • Substitution
  • Sentence Completion
  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)
  • Passage Completion
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Joining Sentences
  • Spotting Errors
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Para Completion
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Theme Detection
  • Word Formation
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Spelling Test
  • Homonyms
  • Prepositions
  • Direct and Indirect speech
  • Spelling Test
  • Idioms and Phrases

Reasoning Ability

  • Alphabet test
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Machine input
  • Sequential output tracing
  • Syllogism
  • Numbers, ranking, and time sequence test
  • Logical sequence test
  • Coding-decoding
  • Eligibility test
  • Blood relations
  • Number series
  • Puzzle test
  • Situation reaction test
  • Classifications
  • Direction sense test
  • Analogy
  • Inserting the missing characters
  • Alpha-numerical sequence puzzle
  • Assertion and reason
  • Mathematical operations
  • Logical Venn diagram

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Syllabus 2020

General/Financial Awareness

  • Ministers and their Constituency
  • Sports
  • Important Summits/meetings/ Conferences/ Treaties/ Visits
  • Important Days, People, Places in News
  • Defence
  • Science and Technological Developments
  • Honours and Awards
  • Census
  • Books and Authors

Banking/Financial Awareness

  • Capital and Currency
  • The national park, Wildlife Sanctuary
  • National Affairs and International Affairs
  • Government Policies and Schemes, Committees and Recommendations
  • Awards and honours
  • National and International Organizations

Computer Aptitude

  • Chat, Video conferencing, e-Banking, etc
  • WWW and Web Browsers
  • Sending/receiving of Emails and its related functions
  • Internet
  • Web Browsing Software
  • Text Creation
  • Web sites, Blogs
  • Opening and Closing Documents
  • Elements of Word Processing
  • Search Engines
  • Formatting the Text and its presentation features
  • Services on the Internet
  • MS Excel
  • Editing of Cells
  • Basics of Email
  • Word Processing Basics
  • Elements of SpreadSheet
  • Function and Formulas
  • Communication

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the SBI Junior Associate Clerk Exam Syllabus?

A. Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, and English

Q. What are the total questions in SBI Clerk Mains Exam?

A. 190 questions.

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