SBI SO Syllabus and Pattern, Specialist Officer Eligibility

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SBI conducts exam for specialist officer posts every year, this year also State Bank of India will conduct exam for the same. Interested candidates should note down the syllabus and exam pattern. SBI SO exam is conducted online and the written exam consist of four sections i.e. Reasoning, English, Quantitative Aptitude and Professional knowledge. Each section is equally important and carries 50 marks each. The SBI SO exam duration is 2 hrs with a total of 200 marks.

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Do concentrate on these topics like number system, time and distance, unitary method, time and work, age problems, simple and compound interest, probability, profit and loss questions, partnership, permutation and combination, HCF, LCM, Geometry, ratio and proportion, allegation, data sufficiency  and interpretation. For best results follow preparing formulas from every section and also try to solve each problem in less time.

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English is must to apply in any banking sector, therefore in all banking exams English language is taken care of. This section is equally important like rest. Like every other banking exam the English section comprises of questions from Reading comprehension, Idioms and phrases, Passage correction, Error detection, Spelling correction, Active and passive voice, Rearrangement, etc.  If we elaborate more than like in error detection you will get questions from common errors, spotting errors, inappropriate usage of words, sentence correction etc. Another section where a candidate finds difficulty is in passage correction for that you should carefully read the passage, should be able to find the theme of passage and answer the questions after finding related paragraph.


Mostly questions comes from topics like series, mirror images, statements and conclusions, sitting arrangements, puzzles, syllogism, questions on cause and effect etc. All the topics have their own level of importance to score good marks one should focus equally on all topics. There are several methods to solve a numerical problem but an intelligent candidate must focus on that method which will take less time to produce accurate answer. For more help we have provided past questions and mock papers for practice.

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General awareness with the knowledge with respect to banking sector is needed. Cover topics like functions of banks, Reserve Bank of India and its functions, Banking Terms, Govt. welfare policies, Accounting Terms, Macro Economics, Monetary Policy, 5 year plans, Financial Terms, Fiscal Policy, SEBI and its functions, IRDA and its functions, Repo rate, GDP, KYC norms, mutual funds etc. also keep an eye on the current affairs and important financial news.


Professional Knowledge is common for all finance posts. It will comprise of general finance knowledge and covers Basics of accounting, management accounting, cost accounting, accounting principles and standards, auditing standards, taxes etc. For more information you can also log on to the official website.

Professional Knowledge for IT posts cover basic knowledge of IT, DBMS/RDBMS, fundamentals of Microprocessor, network and its types, operating systems, computer architecture, mobile technologies, computer languages, cyber security and threats, input output devices and based on subject knowledge.

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So, these are the subjects that one candidate should prepare honestly. For further more info and tentative dates stay tuned to our website. We will release further about SBI SO 2017 once it is notified in the official website. Till then prepare well and you can download previous year questions from our website.

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