SBI PO 2019 Exam Pattern


SBI PO 2019 : Exam Pattern

Dear Aspirants,

State Bank of India will be conducting SBI PO 2019 Preliminary Exam on 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019. Prelims & Mains Exam dates has been finally released for SBI PO 2019. To score well in both these levels of examination, it is important for a candidate to have the knowledge of exam pattern of both Prelims and Mains Examination. Below is Exam pattern of the SBI PO Prelims and Mains Exam.


Phase-1 : SBI PO Prelims Exam -100 Marks

The preliminary examination of SBI PO exam 2019 comprises of Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. The complete detail of heading and sub-heading of the sections asked in Preliminary Exam of SBI PO 2019 exam is discussed below:


Sr. NO. Name of the Test No.Of Question Maximum Marks Time Allotted
1. English Language  30 30 20 Min
2. Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Min
3. Reasoning Ability   35 35 20 Min
Total 100 Ques. 100 Marks  


Phase-2 :SBI PO Mains Exam - 200 Marks

It will also consist of a paper of objective type (multiple choice questions) like IBPS Pre test but carry  a maximum of 200 marks

Name of Tests   No. of Questions  Maximum Marks Time allotted
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 Min
2 General/ Economy/ Banking
40 40 35 Min
3  English Language  35 40 40 Min
4  Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 Min
Total 155 200 3 Hours
Descriptive Paper
5 English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 30 Min


Descriptive Test: This test is to be completed in 30 minutes and the maximum marks for this test is 50.This test is conducted to test the writing skills of candidates via Letter Writing & Essay Writing.
NOTE: The Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.

Phase-3 : SBI PO Interview - 100 Marks

Aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both Objective and Descriptive Tests will be arranged in descending order in each category. A certain adequate number of candidates as decided by the bank, will be called for the Group Discussion and Interview.

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