State Bank Of India(SBI) Probationary Officer (PO) 2021 notifications are out and this year around 2056 vacancies are to be filled. According to SBI they are expecting around 9-10 lakh graduate candidates from all around India to compete in their top prestigious exams. SBI PO vacancies will be filled through three phases of test; Prelims, Mains and GD/Interview and cracking it on the first try will be really difficult without proper planning and study, aspiring candidates need to start preparing for coming exams without any delay.
Know the SBI PO Syllabus
So we have already discussed how SBI PO recruitment consists of 3 phases: Prelims exam, Mains exam and GD/Interview. SBI PO Prelims exam consists of three major sections. These are Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude and General English. If you crack it then you will be able to attend the main exam, SBI PO mains exam consists of 5 sections: Reasoning & Computer, General English, Data Analysis & Interpretation, General Awareness, and Descriptive Test (letter Writing & Essay).
Make a proper Timetable
Since we are clear with the syllabus now it’s time to divide the whole syllabus into small sections so aspirants can complete everything within their planned schedule. Try to incorporate a topic from every section everyday, always stick to the time table, and also make room for revision on the time table.
Learn the concepts very well
First learn the concept very well then try to do a practice test, many students have been seen doing practice tests without proper knowledge of concepts, it will not turn out well as it takes more time and chances of making mistakes are really high.
Do as many mock tests as you can after learning the concept and doing practice tests. Mock tests are necessary as it will allow us to know accuracy and speed of coming up with answers. By doing a lot of mock tests you will also develop confidence.
Write down notes
When studying, write down everything relevant in brief so that you can review these notes before you go into the exam. You can write the formulae and shortcuts to news headlines and current affairs you learned.
Read newspaper everyday
Reading the newspaper everyday gives a good advantage as there is a General Awareness section which carries a good chunk of marks. This section tests your memory and can expect questions coming from Current Affairs, Static GK, Banking, Finance. Reading newspapers will also give benefit on improving vocabulary which also is a part of general English.
Learn shortcut technique and solve questions fast
To crack SBI PO exams you need to solve questions fast, but in the meantime also don’t want to lose accuracy and cause negative marks. There will be less than a minute to solve one question so you should learn all shortcut methods to do simple calculations and also memorize some Vedic Math Techniques and practice them every day.
Take help of E learning platform
An E learning platform like Entri app provides its students with detailed study classes and practice tests. If you dedicate a serious amount of time doing a lot of practice tests and mock tests then it’s sure you can crack the SBI PO exams easily.