SBI Clerk Mains Exam syllabus 2017, Junior Associates JAA prelims – Mains Exam pattern pdf download at

State Bank of India (SBI) recently completed the prelims of clerk examination 2016 and now released the notification regarding the SBI Mains 2016 examination. Those who will pass the pre exam 2016 for SBI recruitment, may appear in the sbi clerk 2016 mains examination. SBI released recruitment official notification for the syllabus of Junior Associates, JAA in State Bank clerk examination for 2016. All the Applicants who appeared in the Pre Exam 2016 of SBI Clerk recruitment on different dates in May and June 2016, they will be able to download SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card 2016 and before that we advise them to go through the official notification once again to remember the information regarding syllabus of SBI Mains recruiting process 2016.

sbi mains syllabus

For the 17140 Cleric post in State Bank of India that has successfully prearranged an online examination for Prelims and soon in June or July SBI will arrange the Mains examination for SBI clerk answer key 2016. To understand the syllabus before appearing in any exam, you need to be prepared for that and the information in arranged way will help you in maintain the state of your preparation for the mains 2016.

SBI Clerk Prelims-Mains Exam pattern 2016:

SBI Clerk pre exam patter is going to like the following described details, in arranged way that will have all the necessary information for the exam of sbi exam Mains admit card 2016.

  1. Questions will be multiple choices
  2. Exam level will be less hard than sbi PO exam
  3. Total marks in the exam will be 100 questions
  4. There will be 3 (Three) sections in the online question paper
  5. The Duration of Pre exam will be 60 (Sixty) minute



Name of Section                 No. of Questions            Marks       

English Language                                30                              30

Numerical Ability                                35                               35

Reasoning Ability                                35                               35

The Prelims of SBI clerk recruitment 2016  for 17140 post will be only for qualification, in the merit list the marks obtained in pre will not be added, only mains exam marks will decide the Merit list candidates.

SBI Clerk Mains Exam pattern 2016:


Soon, Sbi is going to organize the sbi mains exam cut off marks 2016 for clerk recruitment according to notification released in the recent days by the officials of State bank.

  1. Like prelims exam, all Questions will be objective type or you can say multiple choices questions.
  2. There will be 5 (Five) different subdivisions in the question paper
  3. Each division would be of  at least 50 marks
  4. There will be total marks in the exam are 200 marks
  5. And for each wrong answer, there will be ¼ (0.25) marks will be deducted as negative marks.
  6. So, we advise you to minimize the negative attempts and maximize correct one.
  7. Doing that will lead you towards success in SBI Clerk exam syllabus 2016.
  8. Duration of time is 160 (2 hour and 40 minute) Minute.

Name of Section                       Questions    Marks        Duration

General/Financial Awareness         50                 50                 35 minutes

English Language                               40                50                 35 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude                        50                50                45 minutes

Reasoning Ability & Computer        50                50                45 minutes

TOTAL                                                    190               200             160 Minute

Description of SBI Clerk Syllabus 2016

SBI Clerk syllabus is split into the following sections:

Quantitative aptitude: Maths of class 10th (Low level)

Logical reasoning: logical reasoning questions (verbal and non-verbal)

Marketing: marketing concepts and banking products

Computers:  general knowledge of hardware, software

Current affairs: general knowledge and current events

English language:  questions from the language and skills of reading, writing

SBI Clerical 2016 Syllabus

  1. Quantitative Aptitude
  • Number system
  • Simplifications
  • Roots & Averages
  • Surds & Indices
  • Percentages
  • Profit&Loss
  • Ratio& Proportion
  • Partner ship
  • Chain rule
  • Time & work
  • Pipes & Cisterns
  • Time & Distances
  • Problems on trains
  • Boats & streams
  • Allegation & mixtures
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound interest
  • Stocks&Shares
  • clocks&algorithms
  • mensuration
  • Volume& surface area
  • permutations& combinations
  • heights& distances
  1. Data Integration:
  • Line graphs
  • bar graphs
  • pie charts
  • Tabulation
  1. Reasoning Ability:

Reasoning Ability consists two parts:

  1. Verbal Reasoning
  2. Non-Verbal Reasoning

SBI Clerical Syllabus – Verbal reasoning

  • Analogy
  • Coding & decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Sitting arrangements
  • Series completion
  • syllogisms
  • Decision making
  • Statement reasoning

SBI Clerk Syllabus – Non verbal reasoning

  • Analogy
  • Series completion
  • Classification
  1. General English
  • Vocabulary
  • synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Word formation
  • Sentence completion
  • Comprehension
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusions
  • Passage completion
  • Error detection
  • Passage correction
  • Sentence correction

SBI Clerical Syllabus 2016 – Spelling

  • Grammar
  • Idioms
  • Phrases

   5. General Awareness

  • Knowledge of current events
  • Sports , history, geography, culture,Indian constitutions
  • News about technology and research
  • News on India and its neighbouring countries
  • Marketing Aptitude
  • Economy, banking and finance

  6. Computer Awareness:

  • Computer hardware
  • Operating System concepts
  • Shortcut keys
  • Ms word, excel
  • Ms power point, access
  • Internet & networks
  • Basic security concepts
  • Latest technologies

SBI Clerk Syllabus mains 2016 How to Download

  1. Visit the official website of SBI and follow the link of syllabus of sbi clerk recruitment 2016.
  2. Now, find the right link of downloading syllabus for the mains 2016.
  3. There will be either notification or pdf of sbi clerk mains syllabus 2016.

SBI Clerk mains Recruitment 2016 Important Dates

Pre exam is the qualifying step towards SBI Mains exam, those who will qualify the Pre Exam, only be appeared in the mains 2016. The Syllabus if SBI Mains 2016 will be updated according to Officials. Currently Mains Exam 2016 Call Latter is going to be announced soon. SBI Clerk Admit card Call 2016 for Mains Exam will start from Date       June 17, 2016. It will be announced on the official site of State bank of India.

Official Website:

Post name: Junior Associates and JAA

Name of Exam: SBI Clerk recruitment 2016

  • Online registration process started:                         05 April, 2016
  • Online registration process ends:                              28 April, 2016
  • Last date for editing of application:                          28 April, 2016
  • Last date for printing of application:                        10 May, 2016
  • Last date for Online Fee Payment:                             28 April, 2016
  • Admit Card of Preliminary Exam:                              10 May, 2016
  • Online Preliminary Exam:                                            22 May to 5 June
  • Result of Preliminary Exam:                                        June, 2016
  • Admit Card of Main Exam:                                            July, 2016
  • Online Main Exam:                                                          August, 2016
  • Result of Main Exam:                                                      September, 2016