SBI SO Model Question Paper 2017: A familiar banking and financial organization SBI i.e. State Bank of India is going to execute one Specialist Cadre Officer exam on November 2017. Definitely this exam is going to be harder for applicants who haven’t started preparation till now. Because everyone knows nowadays there is a huge demand for bank jobs. Most of the citizens waited for this opportunity and applied now for this position. So competition would also be tough. Apart from sound body health, first confidence should be imparted in minds of contestants. To build that, here we came with the model question papers for Specialist Cadre Officer exam. By seeing or referring these SBI SO Model Question Paper 2017, candidates will be able to know much they have to prepare further for their success in exam.
|SBI SO Model Question Papers 2017 – Highlights|
|Authority||State Bank of India (SBI)|
|Exam Name||Specialist Cadre Officer Exam 2017|
|Exam Type||Objective Type|
|Total Marks||220 marks|
|Material||Model Question Papers|
SBI SO Model Question Paper 2017
Specialist Cadre Officer exam is going to be conducted for 220 marks. Only applicants who are found eligible as per minimum eligibility norms set by bank shall be issued with admit cards to participate in this test. From four different sections, questions are planned to be drafted. For comfortability of participants, bank has decided to set the exam questions in bilingual format i.e. in Hindi & English.
SBI SO Exam 2017 would be conducted in Computers. So there will be a separate timelimit for each section of questions. After that, the link will automatically disable. Try to answer only for the questions that you know very well. Because, sometimes there will be penalties for marking of wrong answer.
SBI SO Exam Question Pattern:
Individuals having proper knowledge in Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and Professional domains can definitely give their best in this SBI SO exam 2017. Because only from these areas questions are going to be asked for Specialist Cadre Officer test. Candidates having doubts can refer the SBI SO Model Question Paper 2017 or Previous question papers of SBI SO exam.
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning||50||1 * 50 = 50||1 ½ hour|
|Quantitative Aptitude||35||1 * 35 = 35|
|English Language||35||1 * 35 = 35|
|Professional Knowledge||50||2 * 50 = 100||45 minutes|
- Online Examination.
- Non Descriptive questions shall only be asked.
- Total time given will be 2 hour and 15 minutes.
- Compensatory time would be given only for some disabled persons.
SBI SO Syllabus 2017
Bank will fix a separate minimum qualifying cut-off for each subject tabulated above. Individuals failing to score those minimum marks in test will not be permitted to attend the further round of SBI SO selection.
To know about the communication, aptitude and reasoning skills of contestants these subject tests are planned. So scoring a minimum qualifying mark is enough for first three subjects (tabulated). Because these marks will be not be added together for preparing merit list. Comparing some of the previous years SBI SO question papers, most of the questions of these subjects are asked from Profit & Loss, Interest, Number Ranking, Coding & Decoding, Percentages, grammar, vocabulary and meanings & opposites etc.
The marks taken by participants in Professional Knowledge shall only be taken into account, for calling deserving aspirants for next round of selection. So candidates have to sharpen their knowledge as much as possible in areas like Computer Programming, how to lead a team, Information Technology and its maintenance, QA, Web Technologies, Statistics, etc (according to the designation which he/ she had applied).
Download SBI SO Previous Question Paper
After preparing according to the syllabus, download the SBI SO Model Question paper 2017 that we have linked in this article and try to find answers for the questions. By practicing in this way, candidates will automatically get speed to finish the exam on time. Also they will be able to know how difficult the questions would be asked in different formats.
- Model Question Paper-I
- Model Question Paper-II
SBI SO Exam 2017
Seeing the official source launched for this Specialist Cadre Officers recruitment, there are openings for both regular and contractual works. Engineers, Architects, IT graduates and post graduates, etc. are the persons who had submitted applications for these 476 SCO posts (regular & contract). But this exam will be conducted only for the 335 regular basis posts like AM (Systems), Developer, Test Lead, Tester and Statistician. For doing contractual appointments, instead of this test initial shortlisting would be done. Finally for all these posts (regular/ contract), a personal interview will be organized. By combining Professional Knowledge and interview marks, appointments would be done for these Specialist Cadre Officer posts.
- Post Name – Assistant Manager (Systems), Developer, Test Lead, Tester and Statistician
- Vacancies – 335
- Qualification – B.E/ B.Tech/ M.Sc/ MCA/ PG Degree/ Degree
- Last Date – Oct 2017
- Exam Date – Nov 2017 (tentative)
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Note: We hope the details that we have given in above sections and the SBI SO model question paper 2017 will be enough for candidates who are preparing seriously for SBI SO exam 2017. To know more, open the SBI website and refer.