SBI PO Previous Years Papers- Download PDFs

SBI PO Exams are just around the corner. Aspirants who are appearing for the examination must have started their preparations with full force. The aspirants need to have an overview of the examination and practice their preparations with SBI PO's Previous Years' Questions papers and solutions. Read the article to know more:

| Updated On November 23rd, 2020 at 03:28 pm

The State bank of India has opened the online application window on 14th November to recruit 2000 probationary officers. The last date to apply for this post is 4 December 2020. Candidates can fill the online application by visiting the official website of SBI or directly click on the link mentioned below. As the SBI PO Exam 2020 is just around the corner the candidates must have started with their preparations. The best way to prepare for any banking exam is to practice its previous year’s question papers. In this article, we will be providing the aspirants with some previous years question papers which will help them prepare more effectively. Let us first look at some important dates of the SBI PO Exam 2020.

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SBI PO Exam 2020 Important Dates

Sr. No. SBI PO notification 2020-21 Activity SBI PO Recruitment Dates
1 SBI PO 2020 Notification Release Date 13 November 2020
1 SBI PO Apply Online Start Dates 14 November 2020
2 SBI PO Prelims Exam Date 31st December 2020, 2nd, 4th & 5th January 2021
3 Result of Online exam – Preliminary 3rd week of January 2021
4 SBI PO Mains Exam Date 29th January 2021
5 Result of Online Examination – Main 3rd/ 4th week of February 2021
6 Download Call Letter for Personal Interview 3rd/ 4th week of February 2021 onwards
7 Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview February/ March 2021
8 Declaration of Final Result Last week of March 2021

SBI PO Previous Years’ Papers

SBI PO 2019 Question Papers and Solutions

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SBI PO Prelims 2019 Memory based Papers
SBI PO Mains 2019 Memory based Papers

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Set No, Mock Live Date

Video Solutions Live Date

Mock 01 Available Available
Mock 02 Available Available
Mock 03 Available 23-Nov-2020
Mock 04 25-Nov-2020 25-Nov-2020
Mock 05 26-Nov-2020 28-Nov-2020
Mock 06 30-Nov-2020 30-Nov-2020
Mock 07 1-Dec-2020 02-Dec-2020
Mock 08 3-Dec-2020 04-Dec-2020
Mock 09 7-Dec-2020 07-Dec-2020
Mock 10 8-Dec-2020 09-Dec-2020
Mock 11 10-Dec-2020 11-Dec-2020
Mock 12 14-Dec-2020 14-Dec-2020
Mock 13 15-Dec-2020 16-Dec-2020
Mock 14 17-Dec-2020 18-Dec-2020
Mock 15 21-Dec-2020 21-Dec-2020
Mock 16 21-Dec-2020 22-Dec-2020
Mock 17 22-Dec-2020 23-Dec-2020
Mock 18 23-Dec-2020 24-Dec-2020
Mock 19 24-Dec-2020 25-Dec-2020
Mock 20 25-Dec-2020 26-Dec-2020


State Bank of India is the biggest financial institution in the country with branches spread across the entire length and breadth of the country. In order to select the most suitable candidates for the various vacancies available with its different branches, SBI conducts several recruitment drives every year in which numerous candidates participate. One of the most sought after recruitment drives conducted by SBI is the SBI PO Recruitment in which hundreds of thousands of candidates participate. In order to be selected for the next stage, all candidates must clear the SBI PO Exam, which requires a lot of practice and persistence possible only with access to best learning resources. The SBI PO Test Series offered by Adda 247 is the most comprehensive online test series that will not only acquaint your with the intricacies of the exam but also help you to score the desired marks.


SBI PO Vacancies

SBI has announced about 2000 vacancies for the SBI PO exam in 2020. Following table shows the division of available vacancies according to the different categories.














SBI PO Selection Process

A graduation degree is a prerequisite for SBI PO exam and also that the candidate appearing for the exam should be either a citizen of India or must be a subject of Nepal or had been migrated from Tibet before 1962 or a person of Indian origin.


The selection process for the SBI PO takes place in three stages: Preliminary, Mains, and Group exercises or interviews.

  • Preliminary Exam

This is an hour-long exam that consists of 30 questions to check proficiency in English language, 35 questions to check numerical ability and 35 questions to check reasoning ability. The whole exam totals to 100 marks, and the negative marking of 0.25 marks is done for every wrong answer.


The candidate must clear the required cut-off to appear for the Mains exam.

  • Mains exam

Mains exam can be further divided into parts: objective exam and a descriptive test.


The objective exam is of 3 hours duration and includes four sections totalling to 200 marks. The division of the exam is given below:

S. No.

Name of Tests (Objective)

Maximum Marks

No. of Questions



General/Economy/ Banking Awareness

40 marks

40 questions

35 minutes


Data Analysis & Interpretation

60 marks

35 questions

45 minutes


Reasoning and Computer Aptitude

60 marks

45 questions

60 minutes


English Language

40 marks

35 questions

40 minutes



200 marks

155 questions

180 minutes


The descriptive test takes place right after the objective exam. Both the exams are held online and are monitored closely.

  • Interview


The candidates who qualify the mains exam appear for the interview.

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SBI PO Prelims 2018 Question Papers and Solutions

SBI PO 2018 Sections Memory Based Question Papers and Solutions
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Q.When is the SBI PO Prelims Exam?Frequently Asked Questions

Ans. the prelims exam for SBI PO is to be held on 31st December 2020, 2nd, 4th & 5th January 2021.

Q.Where can I apply for SBI PO 2020?

Ans. you can apply by visiting the official website of SBI or by clicking the direct link mentioned in the article above.

Q.How many vacancies have been released yet for SBI PO?

Ans. SBI released this job profile to recruit 2000 vacancies.