SBI Clerk Syllabus

The syllabus for SBI Clerk exam is as follows:

Preliminary Examination:

1. English Language (30-Marks)

2. Numerical Ability (35-Marks)

3. Reasoning Ability (35-Marks)

Reasoning Syllabus
  • Logical Reasoning

  • Alphanumeric Series

  • Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Coded Inequalities

  • Seating Arrangement

  • Puzzle

  • Tabulation

  • Syllogism

  • Blood Relations

  • Input-Output

  • Coding-Decoding

Numerical Ability Syllabus

  • Simplification
  • Profit & Loss
  • Mixtures &Alligations
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices
  • Work & Time
  • Time & Distance
  • Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
  • Data Interpretation
  • Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
  • Number Systems
  • Sequence & Series
  • Permutation, Combination &Probability

English Language Syllabus:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Para jumbles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
  • Paragraph Completion


Main Examination:

1. General/ Financial Awareness (50-Marks)

2. General English (40-Marks)

3. Quantitative Aptitude (50-Marks)

4. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude (60-Marks)

The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be printed bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.