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SBI SO Preparation

SBI SO 2017-18

SBI SO will be conducted by State Bank of India to recruits candidates to fill in the vacancies of a Specialist Officer. SBI SO 2017 was recently conducted and now it’s time to gear up for SBI SO 2018.The tentative date for the release of SBI SO 2018 Notification is in the month of October 2017. Candidates will be intimidated about the exact exam dates post release of notification by State Bank of India.

The Specialist Officer in SBI is recruited both on a regular and contract basis. Interested candidates can fill in the online application form for SBI SO Exam. The posts offered through SBI SO Exam are:

SBI SO 2018 Notification

SBI SO 2018 Notification will be released in first week of October 2017. State Bank of India recently conducted the SBI SO 2017 Exam and the result for the same was declared in February 2017. The Exam Dates, Syllabus etc. for SBI SO 2018 will be revealed after the notification for the same has been released by State Bank of India.

SBI SO 2018 Exam Pattern

Given the pattern SBI followed for SBI SO 2017, one can expect the SBI SO 2018 Exam Pattern as the following:

Papers Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
Paper 1 Test of Reasoning 50 50 95 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
English Language 35 35
Paper 2 Professional Knowledge (PK) 50 100 45 mins
Total 170 220

Two Papers will be conducted. Paper 1 will be of 95 minutes and will comprise of 120 marks. The sections asked are Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and Reasoning.

Paper 2 will have a subject dedicated completely to a candidate’s Professional Knowledge in his/her area of expertise. The paper will be of 50 marks and the total duration to complete this paper will be 45 minutes.

The result will be declared based on the total marks obtained by a candidate in both the papers. The selected candidates from the written test are finally called for the Interview Process. The final selection is done on a candidate’s performance in his/her Interview.

SBI SO 2018 Syllabus

SBI SO 2018 Syllabus will be released by SBI once the notification for the same has been released. The detailed syllabus allows you to prepare effectively by segregating the important sections from the rest.

Let’s have a look at the detailed syllabus of SBI SO exam:

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus:

• Roots • Bar Graphs • Logarithms • Probability • Problems on Ages • Time and Distance • Line Graphs • Problems on Trains • Decimal & Fractions • Averages • HCF & LCM • Percentages • Mensuration • Pie Charts • Simplification • Profit and Loss • Clocks • Mixtures & Allegations • Volume & Surface Area • Permutation & Combination • Time and Work • Number System • Boats & Streams • Pipes & Cisterns • Ratio and Proportions • Simple & Compound Interest • Heights & Distances Partnership

Reasoning Syllabus:

• Classification • Alphabet Test • Eligibility Test • Analogy • Logical Sequence of Words • Puzzle Test • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle • Inserting the Missing Character • Logic • Data Sufficiency • Theme Detection • Coding-Decoding • Logical Venn Diagrams • Situation Reaction Test • Statement – Arguments • Series Completion • Clocks & Calendars • Direction Sense Test • Statement – Conclusions • Arithmetical Reasoning • Mathematical Operations • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence • Deriving Conclusions from Passages

English Language Syllabus:

• Synonyms • Antonyms • Vocabulary • Cloze Test • Conclusion • Verb • Comprehension • Word Formation • Adverb • Error Correction • Theme detection • Grammar • Fill in the Blanks • Articles • Unseen Passages • Idioms & Phrases • Tenses • Passage Correction • Idioms and Phrases • Sentence Correction • Passage Completion • Sentence Completion • Subject-Verb Agreement • Sentence Rearrangement

SBI SO 2018 Eligibility

The eligibility criteria are different for different positions that are filled through SBI SO 2017 exam. A candidate must fulfil the eligibility criteria for different positions for which they have applied in order to qualify for further processes.

Department Educational Qualification Age Limit Experience
For Chief Manager (Cost Accountant) CA/ICWA degree from a recognized Board. Preference will be given to candidates holding a degree inB.Tech/BE (CSE /IT) / MCA/ M.Sc., (CS/IT) from a recognized University/Institution prior to CA/ICWA. Min 30 years & Max 45 years Minimum of 7 years’ of industry experience in the field of activity-based costing/technology consultancy/ cost centre accounting.
For Digital System Architect Engineering Graduate in Computer Science/Information Technology / Electronics or MCA/MSc (IT) / MSc (Computer Science) from Government University / Institute Max 40 years Minimum of 5 years of experience in Architecture of the web and mobile applications.
For System / Business Analyst Engineering graduate in Computer Science/Information Technology/ Electronics or MCA/M.Sc. (IT)/ Msc. (Computer Science) with MBA in System / Finance/ Operations Max 40 years Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT Business Analyst role.
For Analyst (Analytics) Degree in Statistics or equivalent qualification from reputed University or Institute preferably Indian Institute of Statistics Max 35 years Minimum 3 years of experience in data modelling, strategic planning, business model analysis, process design, systems analysis etc.
For WAS Administrator Engineering graduate in Computer Science /Information Technology / Electronics or M.Sc. (IT/Computer Science) / MCA from Government recognized University / Institute. It is required for a candidate to be IBM Certified WAS ND Administrator (WAS 8 or Higher). Max 40 years Minimum of 8 years of experience in implementing large/ complex IT projects. Out of which minimum 5 years of extensive experience in managing WAS ND, HIS / IIS as a Lead WAS ND administrator.
For UX Designer Engineering graduates in Computer Science /Information Technology / Electronics or MCA from a Government recognized University / Institute are preferred. Max 35 years Minimum of 4 years of experience in IT sector in UX design & development.

SBI SO 2017 Exam Application Fees

An application fee of Rs 600 is required to be paid by candidates belonging to General and OBC category.The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

SBI SO 2017 Selection Process

Candidates are selected through an interview process for different posts filled through SBI SO 2017.The Interview Process is conducted for the candidates selected through online test. The qualifying marks will be decided by State Bank of India. A candidate is required to bring all the necessary documents for the interview process.

SBI SO 2017 Salary

For regular positions

The gross salary of Chief Manager selected through SBI SO 2017 Exam including HRA, PF, DA, CCA etc. amounts to Rs. 21.78 Lacs.

For Contractual positions

The compensation package (CTC) for candidates selected for contractual positions is variable and is to be decided by the Bank. The pay scale won’t be a limiting factor for a suitable candidate.

SBI SO 2017 Preparation

As the selection procedure is through Interview Process, a candidate is required to brush up his/her basic concepts. Candidates can refer to online books available for the preparation of SBI SO 2017 exam.

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SBI SO 2017-18

SBI SO will be conducted by State Bank of India to recruits candidates to fill in the vacancies of a Specialist Officer. SBI SO 2017 was recently conducted and now it’s time to gear up for SBI SO 2018.The tentative date for the release of SBI SO 2018 Notification is in the month of October 2017. Candidates will be intimidated about the exact exam dates post release of notification by State Bank of India.

The Specialist Officer in SBI is recruited both on a regular and contract basis. Interested candidates can fill in the online application form for SBI SO Exam. The posts offered through SBI SO Exam are:

SBI SO 2018 Notification

SBI SO 2018 Notification will be released in first week of October 2017. State Bank of India recently conducted the SBI SO 2017 Exam and the result for the same was declared in February 2017. The Exam Dates, Syllabus etc. for SBI SO 2018 will be revealed after the notification for the same has been released by State Bank of India.

SBI SO 2018 Exam Pattern

Given the pattern SBI followed for SBI SO 2017, one can expect the SBI SO 2018 Exam Pattern as the following:

Papers Subjects No. of Questions Marks Duration
Paper 1 Test of Reasoning 50 50 95 mins
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
English Language 35 35
Paper 2 Professional Knowledge (PK) 50 100 45 mins
Total 170 220

Two Papers will be conducted. Paper 1 will be of 95 minutes and will comprise of 120 marks. The sections asked are Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and Reasoning.

Paper 2 will have a subject dedicated completely to a candidate’s Professional Knowledge in his/her area of expertise. The paper will be of 50 marks and the total duration to complete this paper will be 45 minutes.

The result will be declared based on the total marks obtained by a candidate in both the papers. The selected candidates from the written test are finally called for the Interview Process. The final selection is done on a candidate’s performance in his/her Interview.

SBI SO 2018 Syllabus

SBI SO 2018 Syllabus will be released by SBI once the notification for the same has been released. The detailed syllabus allows you to prepare effectively by segregating the important sections from the rest.

Let’s have a look at the detailed syllabus of SBI SO exam:

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus:

• Roots • Bar Graphs • Logarithms • Probability • Problems on Ages • Time and Distance • Line Graphs • Problems on Trains • Decimal & Fractions • Averages • HCF & LCM • Percentages • Mensuration • Pie Charts • Simplification • Profit and Loss • Clocks • Mixtures & Allegations • Volume & Surface Area • Permutation & Combination • Time and Work • Number System • Boats & Streams • Pipes & Cisterns • Ratio and Proportions • Simple & Compound Interest • Heights & Distances Partnership

Reasoning Syllabus:

• Classification • Alphabet Test • Eligibility Test • Analogy • Logical Sequence of Words • Puzzle Test • Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle • Inserting the Missing Character • Logic • Data Sufficiency • Theme Detection • Coding-Decoding • Logical Venn Diagrams • Situation Reaction Test • Statement – Arguments • Series Completion • Clocks & Calendars • Direction Sense Test • Statement – Conclusions • Arithmetical Reasoning • Mathematical Operations • Number, Ranking & Time Sequence • Deriving Conclusions from Passages

English Language Syllabus:

• Synonyms • Antonyms • Vocabulary • Cloze Test • Conclusion • Verb • Comprehension • Word Formation • Adverb • Error Correction • Theme detection • Grammar • Fill in the Blanks • Articles • Unseen Passages • Idioms & Phrases • Tenses • Passage Correction • Idioms and Phrases • Sentence Correction • Passage Completion • Sentence Completion • Subject-Verb Agreement • Sentence Rearrangement

SBI SO 2018 Eligibility

The eligibility criteria are different for different positions that are filled through SBI SO 2017 exam. A candidate must fulfil the eligibility criteria for different positions for which they have applied in order to qualify for further processes.

Department Educational Qualification Age Limit Experience
For Chief Manager (Cost Accountant) CA/ICWA degree from a recognized Board. Preference will be given to candidates holding a degree inB.Tech/BE (CSE /IT) / MCA/ M.Sc., (CS/IT) from a recognized University/Institution prior to CA/ICWA. Min 30 years & Max 45 years Minimum of 7 years’ of industry experience in the field of activity-based costing/technology consultancy/ cost centre accounting.
For Digital System Architect Engineering Graduate in Computer Science/Information Technology / Electronics or MCA/MSc (IT) / MSc (Computer Science) from Government University / Institute Max 40 years Minimum of 5 years of experience in Architecture of the web and mobile applications.
For System / Business Analyst Engineering graduate in Computer Science/Information Technology/ Electronics or MCA/M.Sc. (IT)/ Msc. (Computer Science) with MBA in System / Finance/ Operations Max 40 years Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT Business Analyst role.
For Analyst (Analytics) Degree in Statistics or equivalent qualification from reputed University or Institute preferably Indian Institute of Statistics Max 35 years Minimum 3 years of experience in data modelling, strategic planning, business model analysis, process design, systems analysis etc.
For WAS Administrator Engineering graduate in Computer Science /Information Technology / Electronics or M.Sc. (IT/Computer Science) / MCA from Government recognized University / Institute. It is required for a candidate to be IBM Certified WAS ND Administrator (WAS 8 or Higher). Max 40 years Minimum of 8 years of experience in implementing large/ complex IT projects. Out of which minimum 5 years of extensive experience in managing WAS ND, HIS / IIS as a Lead WAS ND administrator.
For UX Designer Engineering graduates in Computer Science /Information Technology / Electronics or MCA from a Government recognized University / Institute are preferred. Max 35 years Minimum of 4 years of experience in IT sector in UX design & development.

SBI SO 2017 Exam Application Fees

An application fee of Rs 600 is required to be paid by candidates belonging to General and OBC category.The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

SBI SO 2017 Selection Process

Candidates are selected through an interview process for different posts filled through SBI SO 2017.The Interview Process is conducted for the candidates selected through online test. The qualifying marks will be decided by State Bank of India. A candidate is required to bring all the necessary documents for the interview process.

SBI SO 2017 Salary

For regular positions

The gross salary of Chief Manager selected through SBI SO 2017 Exam including HRA, PF, DA, CCA etc. amounts to Rs. 21.78 Lacs.

For Contractual positions

The compensation package (CTC) for candidates selected for contractual positions is variable and is to be decided by the Bank. The pay scale won’t be a limiting factor for a suitable candidate.

SBI SO 2017 Preparation

As the selection procedure is through Interview Process, a candidate is required to brush up his/her basic concepts. Candidates can refer to online books available for the preparation of SBI SO 2017 exam.