SBI SO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

12 Sep, 2018

SBI SO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019 – SBI stands for State Bank of India come up with its recruitment drive for position of SBI SO or State Bank of India Specialist Officer. SBI SO is one of the coveted recruitment of SBI. It is the most awaited recruitment drive of every graduate with experience in the specialized area who wants to nurture their career in the banking industry. After the victorious submission of SBI SO Application form 2019, all candidates start constructing their tricks to crack the examination. And for that they should know SBI SO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019. Here in this article, we will provide all candidates with proper SBI SO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019. Every SO work for the special or particular area comes under his/her surveillance only. The salary structure of SBI SO is very high as compared to other position. And SBI is highly paying bank among all public sector bank.  Post Offered are:

  1. Deputy General Manager(Law ,Contractual)
  2. Special Management Executive
  3. Deputy General Manager(Law)
  4. Deputy Manager(Law)

SBI SO Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

SBI SO Exam Pattern 2019

Section Total Question Marks
Professional Language 50 50
Test of Reasoning 35 35
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Language 35 35


    (This Pattern is for Deputy Manager (Law)).

    Important Points:

    • Exam Mode will be online.
    • Total number of Papers will be two.
    • Objective type questions will be there in the examination.
    • Hindi and English language both will be there in the examination but English section will be in English only.

    SBI SO Syllabus 2019

    1. Syllabus Structure for Professional Language:
    • Law Officer: Banking Security Laws, Negotiable Instruments, Ethics and Corporate Governance in Banking, Financial Analysis, Banking Operational Laws, Banker-Customer Relations, Banking Regulated Laws,  Compliance and Legal Aspects, Security Types and Regulatory Frameworks, Electronic Banking, Loans and Advances etc.
    • Chartered Accountant: Accounting Standards, Accounting Guidance Note, Financial Report Standards, Indian Accounting Standards, Accounting and Reporting of Financial Instrument, Share, Business valuation, Inflation Accounting, Indian Capital Market, Mutual Funds, Share-based Payment, Liability Valuation, Foreign Exchanges, Auditing, Corporate Financial Reporting etc.
    • Statistician: Basic Statistical Methods and Inference, Uni-Variate Data, Bi-Variate Data, Time series forecasting, Sampling Concepts, Simple Regression, Multiple Regression, Variance Analysis, Banking-Insurance, Financial Market, Foreign Exchanges, Forecasting Portfolio, Sampling Distribution, Estimations Theory etc.
    • Systems Officer/IT Officer: Computer Networks and Basic Programming Languages (C, C++, Java), Data Base Management Systems (DBMS), Basic concepts of Software and Hardware, Web Technologies, Information Systems and Software Engineering,  Data Structures, Computer Organization, Computer Networks, Network Programming, Algorithms, Digital Electronics etc.
    1. Syllabus Structure for Quantitative Aptitude:
    Averages Boats & Streams Clocks Decimal & Fractions
    HCF & LCM Line Graphs Logarithms Mensuration
    Mixtures & Allegations Compound Interest Time Speed and Distance
    Profit and Loss Permutation and Combination Probability Pie charts
    Data table Bar Graphs Line graphs Mixed graphs
    case study Permutation & Combination Problems on Ages. Problems on Trains
    Roots Simplification Time and Work Volume & Surface
    Area Number system and simplification Unitary Method Problem based on numbers
    Ration and Proportion Partnership Simple Interest Compound interest.


    1. Syllabus Structure for Reasoning:  
    Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle Alphabet Test Arithmetical Reasoning Classification
    Clocks & Calendars Data Sufficiency Deriving Conclusions From Passages Direction & Distance Sense Test
    Inserting The Missing Character Time Sequence Test Analytical Reasoning Cause & Effect Input & Output Arrangements
    Seating Arrangements Coded Inequalities Decision Making Logical Sequence Of Words.
    Logical Venn Diagrams Puzzle Test Statement – Conclusions Theme Detection
    Alphabet Numbers Series Test Syllogism Analogies/Decision-Making
    Coding/Decoding Blood Relations Odd One Out Number Ranking
    Statement & Assumptions Course Of Action Passage & Conclusion Test Assertion & Reason Statement & Course Of Action
    Odd Figures Analogy    


    1. Syllabus English Language:
    Articles Cloze Test Comprehension Conclusion
    Fill in the Blanks Para substitution Para Jumble Close test/ passages
    Synonyms/Antonyms Choosing the appropriate word Spelling check Idioms & Phrases
    Completion of a Sentence Correction of a Sentence Re-arrangement of a Sentence Subject-Verb Agreement
    Tenses Theme detection Unseen Passages Verb
    Word Formation Vocabulary Grammar Identification of errors


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