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SBI Bank PO & Clerical Exam Coaching Institute in Bangalore

About SBI PO

SBI PO will be conducted by State Bank of India to select eligible candidates to the post of Probationary Officer SBI PO is one of the most Coveted jobs in Banking industry and a dream job for millions of aspirants across India. SBI PO is considered as a premium job opportunity in banking sector.

Exam Center

While filling the online application from applicants are required to enter their preferred exam centers for SBI PO based on their convenience however the bank may allot an exam center other than the choice made by candidate if there is non-availability of seats at preferred venues.

Exam Pattern

The SBI PO selection Process consists of 3 stages the written examinations are conducted online, followed by an interview round. The structure of exams is as follows.

This is an online examination where the candidates must solve the question paper in 1 hour 100 marks the test consists of 3 sections and candidates must clear the cut off for each section.

Sl. NO. Name Of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 Hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

SBI (PO) Mains Exams

The SBI PO Main Exam has a total of 250 marks consisting of an Objective test of 200 marks followed by a descriptive test of 50 marks both the Objective and Descriptive test will be online Candidates must answer Descriptive test by typing

Sl. NO. Name Of Tests (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
2 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
3 General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
4 English 30 30 40 minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours

On the computer The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after completion of Objective Test there is separate timing for each section.

Descriptive Test

The Descriptive Test has a duration of 30 minutes with a maximum score of 50 marks this is used to test the writing skill in English Language via Letter writing & Essay writing Descriptive test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Test and are placed adequately high as per total marks in objective test Phase: 3 Group Exercises & Interview The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Test and Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category Decided by the Bank will be called for Group Exercises and Interview the qualifying marks in Group Exercises & Interview accounts for 30 marks.

GD & Interview Interview (Qualifying Marks) Final Score Ratio
GD(20) & Interview(30) Not Pre-decided 75 : 25
(250 marks of combined written exam and descriptive test is converted into 75 marks 50 marks of Interview is converted into 25 Marks)

Final Score for the SBI PO Exam

The final score for the SBI PO exam is calculated keeping the following:

  • Marks obtained in the Preliminary Exam (Phase -1)
  • Candidates must be qualify Phase-2 and Phase-3 to be eligible
  • Marks secured by the candidates in the mains Exam (out of 250 marks ) are converted to out of 75 and marks secured in Group Exercises & Interview
  • (Out of 50 marks are converted to out of 25 this makes the new total score (Mains+ GD/ PI) to be 100
  • The aggregate score out of 100 is used for the final merit list for each category. Candidates with top merit rank in each category are finally selected

Important Points

Number of Attempts : The maximum number of chances are fixed for each category Candidates who have used up all the chances are not eligible to apply appearing in preliminary exam is not counted as an attempt but appearing in Mains Exam is counted

SBI Clerk Application

The SBI Clerk application process will commence when the official notification will be released by SBI. Candidates are required to visit the official page of SBI to fill in the online application forms as the entire process to apply for SBI Clerk exam will be online. The application fee for SBI Exam is Rs. 600/- for General category and Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

SBI Clerk Selection Procedure:

For the selection to the post of clerical through SBI PO exam candidates are selected through two Phases of exams SBI clerk Prelims and SBI clerk Mains exam. It’s compulsory for all candidates to clear both the Phases to secure the appointment letter from SBI

SBI Clerk Selection Procedure:

A Candidate is required to be between 20-28 years to be eligible for SBI Clerk exam He/she must hold a valid degree in any discipline from a recognized University.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern

Sl. No. Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 Hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning 35 35
Total 100 100

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern

Sl. No. Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 General English 40 40 35 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
4 General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes

SBI Specialist Officer (SO) Eligibility Criteria

SBI SO Eligibility Criteria is an important aspect of the recruitment Process of SBI SO .candidates must meet the SBI SO eligibility criteria before applying for the exam if anyone fails to meet the eligibility criteria is based on 3 major facets.

  • Prelims
  • Mains
  • Interview
Papers Subjects No. Of Questions Marks Duration
Paper 1 Test of Reasoning 50 50 95 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
English Language 35 35
Paper 2 Professional Knowledge(PK) 50 100 45 minutes
Total 170 220 140 Minutes

Two Papers will be conducted Paper 1 will be of 95 minutes and will comprise of 120 marks the sections asked are Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and Reasoning

Paper 2 will have a subject dedicated completely to a candidate’s professional knowledge in his/her are of expertise The paper will be of 50 marks and the total duration to complete this paper will be 45 minutes

The result will be declared based on the total marks obtained by candidate in both the papers the selected candidates from the written test are finally called for the Interview.

SBI SO Eligibility

The eligibility criteria are different positions that are filled through SBI SO exam

Department Educational Qualification Age Limit Experience
Chief Manager (Cost Accountant) CA/ICWA degree from recognized Board. Preference will be given to Candidates holding a Degree in B. Tech /BE (CSE/IT)MCA/M.sc (CS/IT) from a recognized university/Institution Prior to CA/CWA. Min 30 years & Max 45 Years Minimum of 7 years of Industry experiencein the field of activity based Costing /technology consultancy/cost center accounting
For Digital System Architect Engineering Graduate in computer Science/Information Technology/Electronics or MCA/MSC(IT)/MSC (Computer Science )from Government University /Institute Max 40 Years Minimum of 5 Years of Experience Architecture of the web and mobile application.
For System / Business Analyst Engineering Graduate in computer Science/Information Technology/ Electronics or MCA/MSC(IT) MSC(Computer Science)with MBA in System /Finance/Operations Max 40 Years Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT Business Analyst role.
For Analyst (Analytics) Degree in Statistics or equivalent qualification from reputed University or Institute of Statistics Max 35 Years Minimum 3 years of experience in data modelling strategic planning business model analysis Process design System analysis etc...
Administrator Engineering Graduate in Computer Science /Information Technology/Electronics or MSC (IT/Computer Science)/MCA From Government Recognized University/Institute. It is required for a candidates to be IBM certified WAS ND Administrator (WAS 8 or Higher) Max 40 Years Minimum of 8 years of Experience implementing large/complex IT projects. Out of which minimum 5 years of experience in managing WAS ND HIS/IIS as a lead WAS ND administrator.
UX Designer Engineering graduates in Computer Science /information Technology /Electronics or MCA from Government recognized University/Institute are Preferred. Max 35 Years Minimum of 4 years of experience in IT sector in UX design and development.

Why Competitive Success

  • SBI PO Preparation must be done in a Systematic manner, with latest exam pattern. Since the syllabus covers a lot of topics it is important to choose the right study material so that Student can understand the concepts and practice a wide variety of questions as well. So that competitive success provide updated material
  • SBI PO left everyone startled with the unexpected pattern. This is the reason we have online and offline Test facilities, and Faculties provides with the relevant new pattern questions that were asked in the last year banking exams
  • Basic to Advance level Classes. Daily Assignment and topic wise subject wise test
  • Updated current affairs and explanation
  • Library facilities with different author books (maximum collections)
  • Faculties teach how to focus on the time while doing preparation & also during the examination they give a guidance about the Time management
  • If student want to Clear Bank SBI exam then The Competitive Success will be the right place because the Management play a major Role in Student Success
  • Competitive success is the best place to learn much more about the subject because CS Management will support the students if student have a Dream to crack SBI exam Then Competitive Success will be the right place

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  • 7am to 9am (Monday to Friday)
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  • 6pm to 8pm (Saturday)
  • 9am to 5pm (Sunday)

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