State Bank of India recently released the vacancies for the post of Apprentice for the state of Haryana, Punjab, and Himachal Pradesh. The candidates who are willing to apply for the SBI Apprentice Application Form should go through the article for detailed information about the SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2019.

  • There is a total of  700 vacancies for the post of Apprentice.
  • Candidates will get the Stipend of INR 8000/- per month.
  • The training period will be for one year for the candidates
  • The candidates who will qualify the selection process of the exam.

SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2019 Highlights

Name of the Organization State Bank of India (SBI)
Name of the Post Apprentice
Total Vacancy 700
Syllabus for the Exam (Important Topics)
General Awareness Indian Culture, Sports, Awards and Honours, Books and Author, Current Affairs for the last 6 months, etc.
General English Error Correction, Prepositions, Data Interpretation, Fill in the Blanks, Antonyms, etc.
Quantitative Aptitude Percentage, Partnership, Interest, Discount, Areas, Volumes, etc.
Reasoning Ability Number Series, Puzzles, Analogy, Verbal Classification, Analytical Reasoning, etc.

SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern 2019

  • There are only 2 stages are there for the SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern- Online Written Exam and Local Language Test.
  • Candidates have to give the penalty of 0.25 (1/4) marks for every wrong answer.
  • A total of 100 questions are there for 1 mark each, with the time duration of 60 minutes (1 Hour).
Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
General/Financial Awareness 25 25 60 Minutes (1 Hour)
General English 25 25
Quantitative Aptitude 25 25
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 25 25
Total 100 100

SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2019

As per the official notification, the final selection will be taken place in 2 stages- Online Written Exam and Local Language Test.

Online Written Exam

Here is the list of the topics asked for the Online Written Exam in brief-

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for General Awareness

  • This section is intended to check the candidates at what level they are updated with the latest news and the things going inside the world.
  • Candidates should be aware of the latest news and events on a daily basis.
  • However, the below-mentioned topics are helpful for the candidates to learn for the exam-
Indian Culture and Basic GK Indian Politics
Sports Indian Parliament
Current affairs related to national and international issues of the last 6 months Books & Authors
Overview of the Indian Financial System Awards & Honours
History of the Indian banking system Geography
Recent credit and monetary policies Environment
Indian History Indian Economy
Famous Days & Dates Inventions in the World
Basic Computer Famous Books & Authors

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude

In this section, candidates will get detailed topics of Numerical Ability-

Percentages Problems on L.C.M and HCF Computation of Whole Numbers Interest
Volume and Surface Area Compound Interest Square Roots Discount
Races and Games Numbers and Ages Mixture and Allegations Odd Man Out
Quadratic Equations Probability Partnership Business Compound Interest
Ratio and Proportion Problems on Trains Time and Distance Mixtures and Allegations
Odd Man Out Averages Decimals and Fractions Numbers and Ages
Pipes and Cisterns Mixture and Allegation Relationships between Numbers Problems on LCM and HCF
Partnership Stocks and shares Percentages Problems on Trains
Simple Equations Problems on Numbers Averages Line charts, Tables
Profit and Loss Areas Mensuration Simple Interest
Indices and Surds Volumes Permutations and Combinations Time and Work Partnership
Boats and Streams Races and Games Bar & Graphs Simplification and Approximation

SBI Apprentice Syllabus

SBI Apprentice Syllabus  for Reasoning Ability

The reasoning is the easiest subject to score in the exam. Know the syllabus and prepare for the exam-

Data Interpretation Analogies
Analytical Reasoning Artificial Language
Number Series Matching Definitions
Letter and Symbol Series Making Judgments
Verbal Classification Logical Problems
Puzzles Statement and Conclusion
Data Sufficiency Theme Detection
Non-Verbal Reasoning Cause and Effect
Verbal Reasoning Statement and Argument
Logical Reasoning Logical Deduction

SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Computer Aptitude

Here, in the below table there are topics for the Computer Aptitude for SBI Apprentice Syllabus-

Computer Abbreviations
History of computers, Modern Day Technology
Networking and Communication
Database Basics
Basics of Hacking, Security Tools, and Viruses
Basics of Hardware and Software
Windows Operating System Basics
Internet Terms and Services
Basic Functionalities of MS-Office (MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
Fundamentals of Computer
Internet & its Usage

Local Language Test

As the vacancy is announced for 3 states of the country, the local language test will be taken on the basis of those states. From the below table check the list of the language with mentioned state-

State Language
Haryana Hindi/ Punjabi
Punjab Punjabi/ Hindi
Himachal Pradesh Hindi