SBI PO 2018 exam pattern changed

It’s important news for candidates who have applied for the SBI PO 2018 examination. Working in a Bank is a dream comes true for many of us, a financially secured job is what we look for, with most of the big companies laying off their employees, it is safe to work for a Bank.

SBI is a national level exam and also one of the most reputed jobs in the country. State Bank of India or SBI conducts the exam for the recruitment of probationary officer every year.

Candidates interested in joining SBI, must make note of this important changed in the exam pattern, they should collect all information about the SBI PO 2018 examination. The official SBI PO Syllabus along with topic weightage, marks distribution and the newly introduced sectional timing for all sections is very important. Here are the major changes in the SBI PO 2018 exam pattern.

SBI PO 2018 – Major changes

  • SBI from this year onwards has introduced the sectional timing for SBI PO Prelims 2018 exam. This means the candidates have to complete the respective section within the allotted time period.
  • One major change introduced by SBI this time is that there won’t be any sectional cut off.

Below is the detailed SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern:

S. No. Name of Test No. of Questions Sectional Time
1 English Language 30 20 minutes
2 Reasoning Ability 35 20 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 35 20 minutes
Total 100 1 hour

Note: There is a negative marking of 1/4th marks, i.e. 0.25 marks which will be deducted for every incorrect answer marked by the candidate. For more details on the subject-wise syllabus, an expected number of questions, free quizzes and other details, check out SBI PO Prelims Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2018 (Based on New Pattern)

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