SBI Apprentice Books 2021: Check Subject-wise Important Books List

SBI Apprentice Books 2021: Check Subject-wise Important Books List

ByAkash Mishra  |  Updated on: Jul 5, 2021
SBI Apprentice 2021 Recruitment Notification has been released for 6100 Apprentice vacancies. SBI has declared the SBI Apprentice result 2021. Check out Direct Link to Result PDF Here, Know Selection Procedure, Salary, Syllabus, Pattern, Study Plan, Preparation Tips, Books to prepare, and more. Stay tuned for latest updates!

Best Books for SBI Apprentice Exam 2021

SBI Apprentice Books is the best way to start your exam preparation. However, the major concern of the aspirants is "How to study & where to study from"? Hence, we are here to resolve one of your prime distress. Here, we have shared the best books for SBI Apprentice exam preparation.

State Bank of India has already released the notification of the SBI Apprentice Exam 2021. The Notification is released again on the 05th of July, and the start & end dates for filling online applications is 06th July 2021 & 26th July 2021 respectively.

Though, the SBI Apprentice exam dates were scheduled tentatively to be held in August 2021 but seem unable after watching the current covid situation in the country. Thus, this is the right time to utilize this period and put an extra edge of effort using the right set of SBI Apprentice books.

About SBI Apprentice Exam 2021

Around 6,100 vacancies are released through the official website of SBI. And, to crack the competitive exam a set of good books is what everyone looks for. The exam is almost here and the struggle to figure out the much-needed study material for the SBI Apprentice exam is real. Now, put a hold on your stress as we are here with the list of best books that you are looking for to cover the syllabus.

Hence, one should be aware of the examination pattern to understand & prepare the strategy to complete the syllabus easily. The exam pattern is categorized into three tiers, which are mentioned below:-

  • Online Written Test
  • Test of Local Language
  • Medical Examination

The written test will be based on Objective type questions and you will be allowed to prefer any of the mentioned languages such as Hindi OR English.
Exam Pattern:

Name of SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration
General English252515 Minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude252515 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude252515 Minutes
General/Financial Awareness252515 Minutes
Total1001001 Hour

Syllabus for SBI Apprentice 2021 Exam

After knowing the exam pattern, the very next & foremost task is to go over the syllabus of each subject. For a better understanding so you can easily examine the required time & strategy to score well in an individual subject. Here is the detailed syllabus of the SBI Apprentice exam 2021 to prepare for the appropriate posts.

Computer Aptitude & General Awareness  Reasoning AbilityQuantitative Aptitude
Spelling TestHistory of Banking System
Data Interpretation
Quadratic Equations
Fill upFamous Books & AuthorsReasoningBar Graph
SubstitutionIndian Sports Arithmetic 


Formation of wordsInventions in the worldVisual 


Antonyms, Synonyms, & HomonymsIndian Economy


Simple & Compound Interest
Sentence CompletionBasic ComputerCoding And Decoding

Profit & Loss

Rearrangement of passageEnvironment

Spatial Visualization

Similarities And Differences


Time & speed

Sentences Joining Current AffairsArithmetical Number Series


Error CorrectionGeographyNon-Verbal Series

Pie Chart

Active & Passive VoiceAwards & Honors

Analysis Observation

Time & Work

Spelling TestGeneral knowledgeProblem Solving


Data InterpretationImportant Dates & DaysCause & EffectNumber Series
Direct & Indirect speechBasic of MS/PowerPointPuzzles 
Prepositions CompletionMS Excel Number Series

Sentence ImprovementLAN/WANLetter and Symbol Series

List of Books to Prepare for SBI Apprentice 2021

In the era of online examination, almost every student wants to learn online but preparing offline with books has its own importance as it helps you to clear your basics of a particular subject. Thus, we are suggesting one of the best-known books to ease your preparation.

General English Books for SBI Apprentice 2021

Name of BooksAuthor/Publication
Objective General English R.S. Agarwal and Vikas Agarwal
Descriptive General EnglishS.P. Bakshi and Richa Sharma
High School English Grammar and Composition Wren & Martin
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis
Objective General EnglishSP Bakshi (Arihant Publication)

General & Computer Awareness Books for SBI Apprentice 2021

Name Of BooksAuthor/Publication  
Banking AwarenessArihant Publication
General KnowledgeLucent Publication
Mirror of Common Errors Banking AwarenessN.S.Toor
Handbook of Banking Information N.S.Toor

Computer Aptitude & Reasoning Ability Books for SBI Apprentice 2021

Name of BooksAuthor
Analytical ReasoningMK Pandey
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-VerbalBS Sijwali & Indu Sijwali
A modern approach to verbal ReasoningR.S Agarwal
How to Crack Test of ReasoningArihant Publication

We hope, this article will be helpful to you so don't rush behind the study material during the times of preparation. It's the time to completely concentrate and not to stress about the preparation for the exam of SBI Apprentice 2021.

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SBI Apprentice Books FAQs

  • Book of Arihant Publication is highly recommended for the preparation of Banking Awareness for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam.

  • The exam will be comprised of 4 subjects which are-

    • English
    • General Awareness/Computer Aptitude
    • Quantitative Aptitude
    • Reasoning Ability
  • With the right set of books, you can easily prepare for the SBI Apprentice 2021 exam. 

  • Following the above list of books as recommended by the BYJU'S Exam Prep experts will help you prepare in the right direction for the upcoming SBI Apprentice exam.

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