SIDBI Grade A Syllabus 2023: Small Industries Development Bank of India has announced the recruitment of 100 vacancies for Officers Grade-A posts along with SIDBI Grade A Recruitment Notification 2023. With the release of vacancies, the banking aspirants must start with their preparation for the SIDBI Grade-A Exam which is to be held on 28th January 2023. To help the candidates prepare in a strategic way for the SIDBI Exam, we have detailed the complete SIDBI Assistant Manager Syllabus 2023 along with SIDBI Assistant Manager Exam Pattern in this article. The syllabus is the first and foremost step, to begin with the preparation for any exam. 

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus 2023

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus for Assistant Manager is just like the syllabus for other banking exams. The overview of the SIDBI Assistant Manager Syllabus 2023 for SIDBI Grade A Recruitment 2023 has been summed up in the below table. 

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus 2023
Exam Conducting BodySmall Industries Development Bank of India
PostsSIDBI Grade A (Assistant Manager)
Mode of ExamOnline
SIDBI Exam Date 202328th January 2023
Negative Marking¼th mark 
Selection ProcessOnline Test-Interview
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SIDBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2023

Before discussing SIDBI Assistant Manager Syllabus, let's understand the SIDBI Assistant Manager Exam Pattern 2023 which includes 4 subjects. The key points of the SIDBI Assistant Manager Exam Pattern are as follows- 

  1. The subjects for SIDBI Assistant Manager Exam are- Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness
  2. There will be 160 Multiple Choice Questions
  3. The duration of the online exam is 2.5 hours (180 minutes).
  4. The marking scheme has been discussed in the below table for each section.
  5. For each incorrect answer, there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks.
  6. There will be a descriptive test of 50 marks and 3 questions to be typed on computer.
SIDBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2023
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Reasoning406040 minutes
English Language303020 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude406030 minutes
General Awareness 
(With special reference to Banking and Financial Sector and Economic and Social Issues)
505030 minutes
Total160200120 minutes
Descriptive Test035060 minutes
Grand Total163250180 minutes

SIDBI Assistant Manager (Grade A) Syllabus

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus Online test for the candidates to shortlist for interview round has been discussed below for each subject including Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness. Check subject-wise SIDBI Grade A Syllabus and kick start your preparation for the SIDBI Grade A Recruitment 2023. 

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus for Reasoning

SIDBI Assistant Manager (Grade-A) Exam covers the below topics in the Reasoning section and the candidates must have to clear the basic concepts of each topic listed below. 

  1. Alphabet Test
  2. Alphanumeric Series
  3. Analogy
  4. Arrangement and Pattern
  5. Assertion and Reason
  6. Blood Relations
  7. Causes and Effects
  8. Circular Arrangement
  9. Coded Inequalities
  10. Coding-Decoding
  11. Data Sufficiency
  12. Decision Making
  13. Direction and Distance
  14. Direction Sense Test
  15. Figure Series Test
  16. Floor Puzzle
  17. Inequality
  18. Input-Output
  19. Linear Arrangement
  20. Logical Reasoning
  21. Machine Input Output
  22. Number
  23. Odd man out
  24. Ordering and Ranking
  25. Puzzle and Arrangements
  26. Ranking and Time
  27. Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test
  28. Scheduling
  29. Seating Arrangement
  30. Series Test
  31. Statement and Arguments
  32. Statement and Assumption
  33. Statement and Conclusion
  34. Syllogism
  35. Tabulation
  36. Verbal Reasoning
  37. Word Formation

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

Below are the topics to be studied for the Quantitative Aptitude subject for SIDBI Grade A Exam 2023. 

  1. Age problems
  2. Algebra
  3. Allegation or Mixture
  4. Area
  5. Averages
  6. Banker’s Discount
  7. Boats and Streams
  8. Case Studies
  9. Charts and Graphs
  10. Compound Interest
  11. Data Interpretation
  12. Decimal Fraction
  13. HCF and LCM
  14. Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
  15. Mixture and Allegations
  16. Number Systems
  17. Partnership
  18. Percentages
  19. Permutation, Combination, and Probability
  20. Pipes and Cisterns
  21. Probability
  22. Problems on Trains
  23. Profit and Loss
  24. Quadratic Equations
  25. Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
  26. Ratio and Proportion
  27. Sequence and Series
  28. Set Theory
  29. Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  30. Simplification
  31. Speed, Distance and Time
  32. Square Root and Cube Root
  33. Stocks and Shares
  34. Surds and Indices
  35. Time and Distance
  36. Time and Work
  37. Trigonometry
  38. Volume and Surface Area
  39. Work and Time

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus for General Awareness

The questions in the General Awareness section will be asked from reference to the Banking Industry and from the below topics.

  1. General Knowledge
  2. Banking and Insurance Awareness
  3. Govt. Schemes and Policies
  4. Static Awareness
  5. Awards & Honours
  6. Banking & Insurance Industry
  7. Books & Authors
  8. Budget
  9. Countries & Capitals
  10. Current Affairs- National & International
  11. Important Days
  12. Important Financial & Economic News
  13. Internation & National Organisations
  14. Science- Inventions & Discoveries

SIDBI Grade A Syllabus for English Language

SIDBI Assistant Manager syllabus for English Language has been enlisted below- 

  1. Antonyms
  2. Error Detection
  3. Fill in the Blanks
  4. Idioms & Phrases
  5. Sentence Rearrangement
  6. Subject-Verb Agreement
  7. Unseen Passages

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SIDBI Grade A Syllabus 2023: FAQs

Ans. The complete SIDBI Grade A Syllabus 2023 has been discussed in the article.

Ans. Yes, there will be a negative marking of 0.25 mark for each incorrect answer.

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