SBI SO 2014 SYLLABUS WITH EXAM PATTERN AND PDF is provided below.
State Bank of India (SBI) will conduct exam for Specialist Officer (SO) posts. SBI notification for recruitment of Specialist Officers is out and interested candidates can apply on or before March 6, 2014. SBI specialist officer (SO) exam will be held on April 19, 2014.
SBI SO EXAM PATTERN
The Exam will be conducted through Online Mode.
SBI Specialist Officer exam will consist of 4 sections:
2. English language
3. Quantitative aptitude
4. Professional knowledge
All sections will carry 50 marks each. So exam will consist of a total of 200 marks and time for the exam is 2 hours.
SBI SO 2014 SYLLABUS with PDF is given below:
SBI SO 2014 Syllabus of Quantitative Aptitude section
Quantitative aptitude: number system, unitary method, time and distance, time and work, simple interest and compound interest, age problems, profit and loss questions, probability, partnership, ratio and proportion, allegation, LCM, HCF, Geometry, permutation and combination, data interpretation and data sufficiency
SBI SO 2014 Syllabus of English language section
English language: reading comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, synonyms and antonyms, spot the error, spelling
SBI SO 2014 Syllabus of Reasoning section
Reasoning: series, sitting arrangements, syllogism, mirror images, puzzles, questions on cause and effect, statements and conclusions
SBI SO 2014 Syllabus of General Awareness section
General Awareness with special reference to banking industry: functions of banks, Banking Terms, Financial Terms, Accounting Terms, Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy, 5 year plans, Macro Economics concepts, SEBI and its functions, Reserve Bank of India and its functions, IRDA and its functions, budget, GDP etc., Repo rate etc., KYC norms, Govt. welfare policies, mutual funds etc.
SBI SO 2014 Syllabus of Professional Knowledge Section
Professional Knowledge (syllabus common for all finance posts only)
Basics of accounting, accounting principles and standards, auditing standards, taxes (direct and indirect), management accounting, cost accounting
Professional Knowledge (syllabus common for all IT posts only)
Basic Terms of Information Technology, network and its types, DBMS/RDBMS, operating systems, mobile technologies, computer languages, fundamentals of Microprocessor, cyber security and threats, computer architecture, input output devices