SBI Clerk Mains Syllabus 2020: Download Topic-Wise Syllabus & Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020: As the mains exam date for SBI Clerk recruitment was shifted to January 2021 due to the pandemic situation in the country. So the candidates who had qualified their prelims exam got much more time to prepare well for their Mains exam. So instead of chilling and relaxing, use this precious time and make the best out of it. Do start with the updated exam pattern and exam syllabus to buckle up your preparation for SBI Clerk Mains 2020. Below in the article there is the SBI Clerk Mains syllabus provided that would really help you to prepare well for SBI Clerk 2020.

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SBI Clerk 2020: Syllabus for Mains Exam

SBI Clerk mains examination will constitute of 4 sections: Reasoning & Computer Awareness, General English, General/Financial Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude. The complete syllabus is discussed below:

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2020

Prepare yourself as per the exam pattern of the exam so that you could prepare a planned strategy to which section you must go first. Below is the updated exam pattern for SBI Clerk Mains exam.

Serial Number Section No. of Question Total 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
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes

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Subject-wise SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020

Do prepare yourself with the below provided topic wise SBI Clerk Mains syllabus and begin with the topics that are familiar to you and you can finish them in lesser time. So that you could give more time to the topics that seems to be tough according to you. We have provided a link for SBI Clerk Syllabus Pdf Download so that you can carry a print-out of it whenever to sit to study for the exam.

SBI Clerk Syllabus PDF Download

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 –  related to 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

SBI Clerk Mains 2020: Quantitative Aptitude

Given below is the complete list of Quantitative Aptitude expected number of questions topic-wise. This list is based on the analysis of previous year exams.

Topic Number Of Questions Level
Number Series 5 Moderate
Data Interpretation 10-15 Moderate-Difficult
Simplification 3-5 Easy- Moderate
Approximation 5 Easy-Moderate
Quadratic Equation 5 Moderate
Quantity Based Questions 5 (3) Moderate & (2) Difficult
Data Sufficiency 5 Moderate-Difficult
Miscellenous 10-15 Moderate-Difficult

SBI Clerk Mains 2020: General English Language

Topic Number Of Questions Level
Reading Comprehensions 10-15 Moderate-Difficult
Cloze Test 10 Moderate
Para Jumble/Sentence Rearrangement 5 Moderate-difficult
 Sentence Improvement/ Sentence Corrector 5 Easy-Moderate
Spotting Error 5 Moderate-Difficult
Fill In The Blanks 5 Easy -Moderate
Sentence Connector 5 Easy-Moderate
Odd One Out 3-5 Moderate

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SBI Clerk Mains 2020: Reasoning & Computer Awareness

Topic Number Of Questions Level
Syllogism 5  Moderate
Inequality 3 Easy
Seating Arrangement in circular 5 Moderate
Linear Arrangement 5 Moderate
Puzzle 5 Moderate
Coding-Decoding 3-5 Moderate
Blood Relation 2-3 Moderate
Order and Ranking 2-3 Moderate
Direction Sense 1-2 Moderate
Data Sufficiency 3-4 Moderate
Input-Output 5 Easy-Moderate

SBI Clerk Mains 2020: General Awareness

Topic Number Of Questions Level
Banking & Financial Awareness 5-7 Easy
Current Affairs 20-25 Easy-Moderate
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Frequently Asked Question

Q. What are the sections included in Mains exam?

Ans. There are four sections namely; General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude, General/Financial Awareness

Q. What topics will be covered in General Awareness Section?

Ans. The questions from Current Affairs and Banking/Finance awareness will be there.

Q. What is the exam pattern for Mains exam?

Ans. There would be 190 Questions for 200 marks to be solved in 2 hours and 40 minutes.

Q. How many questions will be there for English Section?

Ans. There would be 40 questions for 1 mark each.