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SBI Clerk Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021

SBI Clerk Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021.As we all know SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 Notification this year is out.State Bank of India has released the official notification for the post of “Junior Associates” (clerical cadre) to fill in 5454 vacancies.

Before appearing in any exam all you need to know the complete detailed syllabus for examination.It is also important to know the exam pattern and syllabus for the exam. In this post, we are providing you the detailed syllabus and exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2021.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021

As we know the exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2021 exam same as last year.Here we share the exam pattern of SBI Clerk Exam 2021.The selection process will consist of online test (preliminary & main examination) and test of specified opted local language.

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 – Prelims Exam Pattern



Name of Tests No of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2. Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
3. Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100 60 Minutes

Note: Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies. subject to availability) will be short listed for the Main Examination from the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of aggregate marks scored. No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject as well as for aggregate (overall) are prescribed.

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 – Mains Exam Pattern

SL. Name of test No. of


Marks Duration
1. General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
2. General English 40 40 35 minutes
3. Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
4. Reasoning Ability& Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
Total 190 200 160 minutes

 Note: Candidates are required to score a minimum percentage marks on aggregate (For SC/ST/OBC/PWD/XS candidates, 5% relaxation available thereon). Minimum percentage marks on aggregate will be decided by the bank. No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject are prescribed. Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise. Candidates qualified in the test (main examination) will be placed according to their aggregate marks in descending order in respective States and Categories.

SBI Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2021

Here we are providing you detailed section-wise SBI Clerk Syllabus topics to be asked in the SBI Clerk Prelims Exam 2021.We also share Previous year Question Papers of SBI Clerk Prelims exam.

Reasoning Syllabus Numerical Ability Syllabus English Language Syllabus
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Miscellaneous
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Tabulation Data Interpretation
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input Output Sequence & Series
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability

SBI Clerk Mains Syllabus 2021

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus General English Syllabus General/Financial Awareness Syllabus Reasoning Ability Syllabus Computer Awareness Syllabus
Simplification Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms Current Affairs – news on banking industry, awards and honors, books and authors,latest appointments, obituaries, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc. Internet Basics of Computer: Hardware, Software, Generation of Computers
Number Series Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles Static GK – country-capital, country-currency, headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc. Machine Input/Output DBMS
Data Sufficiency Sentence Correction/ Error Finding Banking/Financial terms Syllogism Networking
Data Interpretation Spell Checks Static Awareness Blood Relation Internet
Quadratic Equation Fillers Banking and Financial Awareness Direction Sense MS Office
Time & Distance, Work Cloze Test Inequalities Input-Output Devices
Partnership Puzzles Important Abbreviations
Profit & Loss Coding-Decoding
Simple and Compound Interest Ranking
Mixture and Allegations Statement and Assumptions
Ratio & Proportion, Averages, Percentages

All the best for your exam!!!

SBI Clerk Preparation 2021 | Related Links

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