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How to Crack SBI PO Preliminary Exam

Highlights of SBI PO exam 2017

SBI recently released notification for recruiting 2313 PO officers, candidates who are eligible need apply online ,and need to clear Preliminary, Main Examination followed by Interview group discussion . As we know that Cracking an SBI PO exam is not an easy task without proper preparation and some trickets. Career-builder came up with an solution how to crack the SBI PO Preliminary exam. We hope it will be helpfull for aspirants who have applied for the SBI PO 2017 .

SBI PO Preliminary Exam Pattern

1) Exam Paper consists of three sections, like English, reasoning and aptitude section. 100 Questions each english 30 Questions 30Marks and Reasoning 35 Questions 35 marks and Aptitude 35 Questions 35 marks .

2) The preiliminary exam paper will be 100 Questions each carrying 1 mark total 100marks. For every wrong answer, there is cutoff of 1/4th of mark penalyt and it will be deducted from your main score .

3) 100 Questions candidates need to complete it in one hour durations. The good thing is time will be displayed on the right corner .

4) Most probably cut off will be like section wise, so candidates need to be careful while attending the exam cannot skip any section and same priority all three sections .

5) For each question there will be multiple choice questions, there are 5 choice to mark your correct answer .

Phase I – Preliminary Examination

The first phase of examination is online mode consists of 100Marks 1Hr duration

Name of Test No. Of Questions Marks
English Language 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Candidates who qualifies this exam , will be shortlisted for main exam .

Phase II – Main Examination

Applicants who cleared the preliminary exam, candidates need to appear for the main examination. It is an online exam consisting of objective test for 200 marks and descriptive test for 50 marks

Objective Test – SBI PO 2017 Pattern Phase II Main Examination

Name of test Questions Marks Duration
Reasoning and computer aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
Data analysis and interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
General / economy / banking awareness 40 40 35 minutes
English language 35 40 40 minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours

Descriptive Test – 30min duration for descriptive test is an english language (Essay writting in english) of 50 marks .

You may also like below mentioned links

SBI PO 2017 Apply online

SBI PO Syllabus 2017

How to Apply SBI PO 2017

SBI PO 2017 Selection Process .

SBI PO 2017 Important Dates 

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