SBI has announced recruitment for the post of SBI Clerk and I am sure you would have started looking for the SBI clerk syllabus 2014. According to that, there are around 5,000+ vacancies available all over India. In this article, we have provided SBI clerk syllabus 2014, which will help you to prepare yourself for the most competitive exam. SBI is recruiting 5092 total number of candidates across India, and huge numbers of people have already filled the application form and started looking for SBI Clerk Syllabus 2014. The competition is going to be very tough & high. If you have filled up the application form, then this is the best time to study hard and prepare for the exam. The golden key to get the SBI job is to study hard and achieve the cut off marks and clear your interview.
SBI Clerk 2014 Test Information
The test will be conducted online, so if you are not good at using computer then make sure you do enough practice and learn to use computer. It will be a online objective type test, except for the general English. The test has negative marking as well, so attempt only those questions you are sure of, else you would lose on the marks. The test will be for 200 marks divided into 5 sections. Each section will be of 40 marks and total time for the exam is of 2 hrs 15 minutes.
SBI Clerk Syllabus 2014 & exam pattern
- General awareness
- General English
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Reasoning ability
- Marketing aptitude/Computer knowledge
Syllabus for SBI clerk 2014 exam
Your selection for the interview call will be purely based on your exam performance. It is vital to pass in all the sections if you wish to get selected for interview call and job offer. This is the time for you to prepare for the test. To help, we have provided you SBI clerk syllabus 2014 guide to the exam, use this guide to prepare for your exam. Bellow you will find information on 5 sections of the SBI Clerk exam.
When you start preparing for this section, keep in mind that the questions in this section will not be limited to banking sector. You need to be aware about what’s happening around, below are few subjects listed you need to prepare:
- Important dates
- Sports, history, culture, rewards & reorganizations
- General and railway budget
- Assembly elections
- Politics, economy
- Updates in science and technology
- Information on Current events happening in India.
This section will have questions related to general English language. You can refer to bellow given topics for preparing this section.
- Sentence construction
- Sentence correction
- Reading comprehension
This section will test your calculation skills, how good you are at numbers. You can go through the bellow given list of subjects to prepare for this section.
- Roots & Average
- Profit & Loss
- Ratio & Proportions
- Time & Distance
- Simple interest
- Compound Interest
- Stocks & Shares
- Volume & Surface area
- Permutations and Combinations
- LCM & HCF
- Data interpretations
This section will cover questions regarding your basic logical and reasoning skills.
- Decision making
- Statement reasoning
- Sitting arrangements
- Series completion
- Non verbal reasoning
- Blood relations
- Ranking test
- Finding the missing figures
Marketing aptitude/ Computer knowledge
The first topic marketing aptitude will cover economy, banking and finance questions and for computer knowledge it will have basic questions related to computer knowledge. You can go through the bellow topics for computer knowledge
- Basic hardware
- Basic operating system knowledge
- MS word, excel, PowerPoint
- Basic computer terminology
- Shortcut keys
The information on all 5 sections for the SBI Clerk syllabus 2014, will help you to prepare for the clerk exam. Prepare all the sections thoroughly and give your exam confidently, make sure you attempt for the question you are 100% sure as there is negative marking and 1 wrong answer will lower your score. A similar but different job i.e. SBI PO exam 2014