Preparation Plan for SBI PO 2016

SBI PO toppers Exam Preparation Timetable - Syllabus, Strategy and Study Plan, SBI PO Exam 2016 toppers list

Outlet of SBI PO 2016 has been released by SBI for the recruitment of 2200 Probationary Officers. Wishful candidates will be facing an online Preliminary examination followed by the Main examination.

Important dates of SBI PO 2016

Sr. No. Event Dates
1 Online Registration 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
2 Payment of Application fee 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
3 Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination 14-06-2016 onwards
4 Online Examination – Preliminary 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10 July 2016
5 Result of Online Exam – Preliminary 18-07-2016
6 Download of Call Letter for Online Main Exam 21-07-2016 onwards
7 Conduct of Online Examination – Main 31st July 2016
8 Declaration of Result – Main 16th August 2016
9 Download Call Letter for Interview 22nd August 2016
10 Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview 1st September 2016
11 Declaration of Final Result 30th September 2016
12 Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training 13-06-2016 onwards
13 Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 20-06-2016 to 25-06-2016


Marking Scheme: 3 hours in total will be allotted for a 250 marks exam which will be having two sub divisions

  • 2 hrs for Objective Exam ( 200 marks )
  • 1 hr for Descriptive Exam ( 50 marks )

Discount of 0.25 marks will be awarded for every wrong answer. You need to score minimum passing marks in order to qualify.

Training Guide for SBI PO 2016

Section Portion Guidance
English Comprehensions, Synonyms, Antonyms, Grammar, Word meaning, Cloze test ·         Hammer your vocabulary by reading books, newspapers and novels.

·         Practice comprehensions

·         Grip your grammar by taking online quizzes and mock tests.

Data Analysis and Interpretation Pie Charts, Table Charts, Bar Graph, Line Graph, Mixed Graphs, Data Analysis and Permutation & Combination This section is most difficult and time consuming.

One needs to practice a lot and learn shortcuts and techniques to save time.

Reasoning Analogy, Seating, Arrangement, Directions, Syllogism, Series, Ranking, Relations, Classification Practice and understand techniques by reading different authors and take as many mock tests as possible.
GK, Computers and Marketing Current affairs, Basic computer knowledge and Marketing terms Keep yourself updated with current affairs and events taking place.

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