SBI SO 2018
State Bank of India recruits candidates to fill in the vacancies of a Specialist Officer through SBI SO Exam. The Specialist Officer in SBI is recruited both on a regular and contract basis. Interested candidates can fill in the online application form for SBI SO Exam. The posts offered through SBI SO Exam are that of a Chief Manager, Digital System Architect, Analyst, UI/UX Designer, Deputy Manager etc.
SBI released SBI SO 2018 Notification on 16th January 2018 to select eligible candidates to the post of Specialist Officer in various branches of SBI all over the country. The Online Application process started from 16th January 2018 and ended on 4th February 2018.
SBI SO Admit Card 2018
State Bank of India has finally issued SBI SO Admit Card 2018 on 14th February 2018. The link to download Admit Card has been provided below. The Admit Card has been issued to candidates who have successfully submitted the Online Application for SBI SO 2018 Exam.
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SBI SO 2018 Notification
The online application of SBI SO 2018 Exam will start from 16th January 2018. The last date for receiving payment for application of this exam is 4th February 2018 2018. Earlier, SBI released notification for SBI SO 2018 for the post of Deputy Manager (Internal Audit), the exam for which will be conducted tentatively on 25th February 2018.
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SBI SO 2018 Exam Application Fees
A candidate is required to pay Rs. 600/- (General and OBC) as their application fee for SBI SO 2018 exam. The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 100/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.
SBI SO 2018 Exam Dates
SBI has released SBI SO 2018 tentative Exam Dates. The dates are likely to change as per the whims of State Bank of India. Let`s have a look at the detailed SBI SO 2018 Exam Dates:
|Release of Notification (Deputy Manager (Internal Audit))||4th January 2018|
|Release of Notification (All other posts)||16th January 2018|
|Start of Online Application (Deputy Manager (Internal Audit))||5th January 2018|
|Start of Online Application (All other Posts)||16th January 2018|
|Last Date to fill Online Application (Deputy Manager (Internal Audit))||28th January 2018|
|Last Date to fill Online Application (All other Posts)||4th February 2018|
|Admit Card download (tentative) (Deputy Manager (Internal Audit))||12th February 2018|
|Written Exam (tentative) (Deputy Manager (Internal Audit))||25th February 2018|
SBI SO 2018 Exam Pattern
Candidates are selected through an interview process for different posts filled through SBI SO 2017. To be eligible for Interview Process a candidate must qualify a written test taht constitute of 2 papers. Paper 1 will carry 3 sections to be completed in 90 minutes and Paper 2 will have Questions fro Professional Knowledge Subjects. The qualifying marks will be decided by State Bank of India.
|Paper||Sections||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|Paper 1||Test of Reasoning||50||50||90 minutes|
|Paper 2||Professional Knowledge||50||100||45 minutes|
SBI SO 2018 Syllabus
To prepare effectively for the upcoming SBI SO 2018 one must be well acquainted with the SBI SO Syllabus 2018. Let`s have a look at the detailed SBI SO 2018 Syllabus
|Quantitative Aptitude||•Roots •Bar Graphs •Logarithms •Probability •Problems on Ages •Time and Distance •Line Graphs •Problems on Trains •Decimal & Fractions •Averages •HCF & LCM •Percentages •Mensuration •Pie Charts •Simplification •Profit and Loss •Clocks •Mixtures & Allegations •Volume & Surface Area •Permutation & Combination •Time and Work •Number System •Boats & Streams •Pipes & Cisterns •Ratio and Proportions •Simple & Compound Interest •Heights & Distances Partnership|
|Reasoning||Classification •Alphabet Test •Eligibility Test •Analogy •Logical Sequence of Words •Puzzle Test •Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle •Inserting the Missing Character •Logic •Data Sufficiency •Theme Detection •Coding-Decoding •Logical Venn Diagrams •Situation Reaction Test •Statement – Arguments •Series Completion •Clocks & Calendars •Direction Sense Test •Statement – Conclusions •Arithmetical Reasoning •Mathematical Operations •Number, Ranking & Time Sequence •Deriving Conclusions from Passages|
|English Language||Synonyms •Antonyms •Vocabulary •Cloze Test •Conclusion •Verb •Comprehension •Word Formation •Adverb •Error Correction •Theme detection •Grammar •Fill in the Blanks •Articles •Unseen Passages •Idioms & Phrases •Tenses •Passage Correction •Idioms and Phrases •Sentence Correction •Passage Completion •Sentence Completion •Subject-Verb Agreement •Sentence Rearrangement|
SBI SO 2018 Eligibility
The eligibility criteria are different for different positions that are filled through SBI SO 2017 exam. A candidate must fulfill the eligibility criteria for different positions for which they have applied in order to qualify for further processes. Currently SBI has released vacancy for Deputy Manager (Internal Audit). Let`s have a look at the eligibility criteria for the postFor Deputy Manager (Internal Audit)
- CA degree from a Institute of Chartered Accountant of India. Preference will be given to CISA
- Age Limit– Min 21 years & Max 35 years
- Minimum 2 years experience in statutory/internal/ Concurrent Audit of Banks, in/with a Chartered Accountant firm engaged in statutory/internal/Concurrent Audit of Banks or in employment of a Bank. Experience Certificate issued by the firms for employees working in CA firms/Copy of the engagement letter from Banks for others, would be required. Specific Skills required: Working Knowledge in MS Office.
SBI SO 2018 SalaryFor Deputy Manager (Internal Audit)
The gross salary of Chief Manager selected through SBI SO 2018 Exam including HRA, PF, DA, CCA etc. amounts to 31705-1145/1-32850-1310/10-45950For Contractual positions
The compensation package (CTC) for candidates selected for contractual positions is variable and is to be decided by the Bank. The pay scale won’t be a limiting factor for a suitable candidate.
SBI SO Result 2018
State Bank of India will release SBI SO Result 2018 once the examination for the same has been conducted. SBI will release SBI SO Result separately for Written Exam and for the final merit list. The allotment will be done based on the scores of candidate in GD-PI Round.
SBI SO 2018 Preparation
As the selection procedure is through Written Exam and Interview Process, a candidate is required to brush up his/her basic concepts. Candidates can refer to online books available for the preparation of SBI SO 2018 exam.