SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023: State Bank of India has released the SBI Apprentice syllabus and exam pattern along with SBI Apprentice notification to recruit Apprentice vacancies and will be conducting the written test to shortlist eligible candidates. The graduates who want to get selected for 1 year Apprenticeship program must start their preparation with the updated exam pattern and syllabus to score good marks in the SBI Apprentice Exam 2023.

SBI Apprentice Syllabus and Exam Pattern

In this article, we have provided the detailed exam pattern and syllabus for the online examination to be conducted for selecting eligible graduate holders for the engagement period of one year. The syllabus mentioned here has been provided by State Bank of India and appearing in the selection process is mandatory for the candidates who want to join the bank as an apprentice.  

SBI Apprentice 2023 Selection Process

The final selection of the candidates for the engagement of apprenticeship will be subjected to the selection criteria for SBI Apprentice 2023 which consist of:

  1. Online written examination
  2. Test of the local language
  3. Medical Examination

SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam Pattern

The candidates must go through the detailed syllabus for SBI Apprentice Exam 2023.   

  1. There will be 100 multiple choice questions in the SBI Apprentice online examination.
  2. The duration of the test will be 1 hour and there will be a separate timing for each test i.e. 15 minutes for each section.
  3. The questions will be in bilingual (English & Hindi) except for the questions of General English.
  4. There will be a negative marking for incorrect answers. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

Check the SBI Apprentice exam pattern from the below table.

SNoName of testNo. of QuestionsMax MarksDuration 
1General English252515 minutes
2General/Financial Awareness252515 minutes
3Quantitative Aptitude252515 minutes
4Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude252515 minutes
Total10010060 minutes (1 hour)

The candidates have to score minimum qualifying marks which will be declared by the bank. There will be a relaxation of 5% marks for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates. 

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SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023

If you are applying for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023 then you must prepare well for the online examination. To help you in your preparation, we have provided all the section-wise topics that have been covered in SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023. 

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for General/Financial Awareness 

The candidate should be familiar with the general and financial terms around us. The following topics has been covered under the General/Financial Awareness section:

  1. Books & Authors
  2. Sports
  3. Important Days
  4. Budget & Five-year plans
  5. Science- Invention & Discoveries
  6. National & International organizations
  7. Latest Events
  8. Major Economic News
  9. Abbreviations
  10. Awards & Honour
  11. Current Affairs

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude 

This section is calculative and time-consuming, therefore the candidates should practice well in the following topics to score good marks. 

  1. Quadratic Equations
  2. Area
  3. Bar Graph & Pictorial Graph
  4. LCM & HCF
  5. Profit & Loss
  6. Simple & Compound Interest
  7. Average
  8. Time & Speed
  9. Simplification
  10. Investment
  11. Time & Work
  12. Pie Chart
  13. Problem on Ages
  14. Number Series
  15. Percentage

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Reasoning Ability 

The reasoning section in SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam needs tricks to be solved and practicing repeatedly with the questions from the below topics will help you to solve the questions within seconds. 

  1. Spatial Orientation & Spatial Visualization
  2. Syllogistic Reasoning
  3. Arithmetic Reasoning
  4. Arithmetical Number Series
  5. Similarities And Differences
  6. Non-verbal series
  7. Analysis
  8. Observation
  9. Problem-solving
  10. Discrimination
  11. Judgement
  12. Decision-making
  13. Relationship concept
  14. Verbal and Figure classification
  15. Statement conclusion
  16. Analogies
  17. Visual memory
  18. Coding-Decoding

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Computer Aptitude 

This test is conducted to analyse the candidate's knowledge about computers as it's an important part of the working structure of banks. Following are the topics that would be covered in SBI Apprentice Exam. 

  1. Basics of Computer
  2. MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, MS Word
  3. Computer abbreviations
  4. Modern Day technology
  5. Computer Organization
  6. LAN & WAN
  7. Shortcuts of computer
  8. Internet, Modem
  9. Generations of Computer

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for General English 

The topics covered in SBI Apprentice General English section include:

  1. Tenses
  2. Antonyms- Synonyms
  3. Vocabulary
  4. Grammar
  5. Error Detection
  6. Reading Comprehension
  7. Unseen Passage
  8. Fill in the blanks
  9. Subject-verb Agreement
  10. Proficiency in English language
  11. Sentence Rearrangement
  12. Verb & Adverb
  13. Preposition

Test of Local Language

The proficiency of local language would be a part of the selection procedure for SBI Apprentice 2023. The candidates applied for a particular state must be proficient in the specified language of that state (reading, writing, speaking and understanding). The candidates holding 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/certificate depicting that they have studied the specified opted local language will not be required to undergo the language proficiency test.

Medical Examination 

Only the medically fit candidates as per the medical standards of the bank will be recruited for the SBI Apprenticeship program. 

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SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023: FAQs

Ans. The selection will be done through an online examination followed by a local language test and a medical examination.

Ans. SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023 covers 4 sections namely, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude, Quantitative Aptitude, General/Financial Awareness, and General English.

Ans. The SBI Apprentice online examination will be of a 1-hour duration.

Ans. Plan a strategy, stick to it and study as per the updated SBI Apprentice Syllabus and Exam Pattern as detailed in the article.

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