SBI PO Previous year Papers: As we all know, State Bank Of India, releases the vacancy for SBI PO every year. This year as well SBI will release the official notification for SBI PO. As of now, we have not received any notification for SBI PO 2021, but it is expected that the vacancies will be released soon. SBI is one of the leading bank of India, and i is a dream of many students to work in SBI. The recruitment, is done on the basis of Prelims, Mains and Interview round. All those students who will qualify the prelims examination will be eligible for the mains examination. As the notification is expected to be released soon, so we advise all out students to start their preparation right away. Today, in this article we are going to provide you the SBI Probationary Officer- previous year memory-based question papers which will help in serving a purpose.
SBI PO Previous Year Paper
Given below are direct links of the SBI PO Previous year papers. You can download them and start practicing now.
- SBI PO Mains 2018 Memory based paper
- SBI PO Prelims 2018- Memory based paper with video solutions
- SBI PO Mains 2017- Memory Based English LANGUAGE
- SBI PO Mains 2017 Memory Based Reasoning Ability
- SBI PO Mains 2017 Memory Based Quantitative Aptitude Paper With Solutions
- SBI PO Pre 2016: Memory Based Paper – Reasoning 1
- SBI PO Pre 2015: Memory Based Paper – English Language
SBI PO Exam Pattern 2021
SBI PO recruitment is a three-stage recruitment process namely: Prelims, Mains and Interview
Phase-I: Preliminary Examination
Preliminary Examination of an SBI PO usually consists of Objective Tests for 100 marks is conducted online. SBI PO test is of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections(with separate timings for each section) as follows:
|S.No.||Name of Tests(Objective||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
Phase – II: Main Examination
Main Examination of SBI PO consists of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests is online. Candidates need to answer the Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of the Objective Test, Descriptive Test is administered.
|S.No.||Name of Tests(Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||45||60||60 minutes|
|2||English Language||35||40||40 minutes|
|3||Data Analysis & Interpretation||35||60||45 minutes|
|4||General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness||40||40||35 minutes|
Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of SBI PO is of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks is a test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
Phase – III: Interview: This is the final stage and the aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and Descriptive Test are arranged in descending order in each category.
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Why SBI PO Previous Year Papers?
1.Previous Year Papers are helpful in understanding the Exam Pattern:
The best way to understand the exam pattern of any exam especially banking because there are so many recruitment notifications such as SBI, IBPS, RRB PO is to practice the previous year papers. There are three sections in SBI PO while there are only two sections in RRB PO in the prelims examination and many other changes like time limit etc.
2. Previous Year Papers are helpful in identifying the Important Topics For Exams:
If you want to know all the topics that you need to practice then SBI PO Previous year papers are the best source of study as they give you the exact level of difficulty unlike books whose content deviates from the standard type of questions.
3.Previous Year Papers are helpful in analyzing the Difficulty Level of the Exam:
You don’t have to score full marks in exams and no one can either but there are certain questions that are purposely given in the paper to waste the student time. You will learn to skip such types of questions by solving the previous year’s papers.
4. Previous Year Papers are helpful in identifying your Strong and Weak Areas for the Exam:
It is always good to know about strong points and weaknesses and the best way to start your paper is by attempting those topics first in which you are good and you will learn it through previous year papers.
5. Previous Year Papers are helpful in Managing the Time:
You can solve all the questions but always run out of time because of your poor time management. Remember this is a time-constrain exam and hence time management is a crucial skill that most students lack because they don’t practice with a timer. Always make sure that you attempt previous year papers with a timer.