SBI PO Mains Study Plan & Preparation Strategy 2021 (Updated)

By Akshay Khandelwal|Updated : January 21st, 2021

SBI PO Mains Study Plan 2021: SBI PO Prelims exams are now over and the next step in the SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment 2020 is the SBI PO Mains exam 2021. To help you with your preparation for the SBI PO Mains Exam 2021, we are providing you with the SBI PO Mains study plan with all preparation tips and strategy. 

A study plan can play an important role in your preparation strategy. It helps you manage your time efficiently and wisely. A candidate who follows the study plan for its preparation has an edge over those candidates who just go with the flow. A study plan gives an anchor to your study thus allowing you to utilize your time more effectively. 

In this article, we are going to discuss the SBI PO Mains Exam 2021. Even though it is best to make a study plan that is tailor-made to suit your preparation strategy, we are sharing a generic SBI PO Mains study plan which you can follow or use to make your own study plan.

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Now, before going into the SBI PO Mains Exam study plan 2020-21, let's first quickly recap the SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern 2020. 

SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern 2021

SBI PO Mains has four sections and all these sections have a sectional timer as well as 1/4th negative marking. The table below shows the SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern

S. No.

Name of Test

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

1.

Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude

45

60

60 minutes

2.

Data Analysis and Interpretation

35

60

45 minutes

3.

General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

40

40

35 minutes

4.

English Language

35

40

40 minutes

 

Total

155

200

3 hours

SBI PO Mains Descriptive Exam Pattern 2021

The SBI PO Mains Descriptive paper is of qualifying in nature. Under the descriptive test, you are required to type your answer using the keyboard. Usually, there are three topics provided for both letter and essay writing and you can choose among these options. The following table shows the pattern of SBI PO Mains Descriptive paper. 

S. No.

Name of Test

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

1.

Letter Writing

1

50 Marks

30 Minutes

2.

Essay Writing

1

Now, that we have discussed the exam pattern now let's take a look at the SBI PO Mains Study Plan 2020-2021.

SBI PO Mains Study Plan (Daily Updated)

Following a study plan for the preparation of the SBI PO Mains Exam can be the defining point between selection and rejection. A study plan helps anchor your preparation and also helps you prepare with more efficiency. You should make the SBI PO study plan as per your requirement and to help you get started with the SBI PO Preparation we are providing you a general study plan. The table below shows the study time table for the SBI PO Mains exam 2021. 

DateReasoning AbilityData InterpretationEnglish languageGeneral AwarenessSectional Quizzes Mini Mock 
11 - Jan -2021
  • Alphanumeric Series:
    • 2 - Step Based
    • 3 - Step Based 
    • Figure Based 
  • Single Pie Chart
  • Double Pie Chard
  • Cloze Test

 

12 - Jan - 2021
  • Coding & Decoding
    • LSN
    • Operation Based etc. 
  • Single Bar Graph 
  • Double Bar Graph 
  • Para-Jumble

 

13 - Jan - 2021
  • Codded Direction Sense
  • Codded Blood Relation
  • Codded Inequality 
  • Single Line Graph 
  • Double Line Graph
  • Reading Comprehension

 

14 - Jan - 2021
  • Input & Output
    • LSN
    • Square/ Rectangle Based
  • Table DI
  • Missing data Table DI
  • Double Table DI
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Sentence Connector 

 

15- Jan - 2021
  • Circular Seating Arrangement
    • Double Variable
    • BI-direction 
    • Double Circular Arrangement
      Unknown number
  • Mixed Chart DI
  • Revision of Grammar Rules 

 

16 - Jan - 2021
  • Square/ Rectangle Seating Arrangement
  • Caselet
  • Reading Comprehension

 

17 - Jan - 2021Attempt a full-length SBI PO Mains Mock Test
18 - Jan - 2021
  • Double Square Arrangement 
  • Figure based arrangement
  • Number Series
  • Advance Para jumble

 

19 - Jan -2021
  • Codded Syllogism 
  • Critical Reasoning 
    • Assumptions
    • Course of Action
    • Inference 
  • Practice Arithmetic Topics 
  • Reading Comprehension 
  • Cloze Test
  • Match the Columns 
20 - Jan -2021Attempt a full-length SBI PO Mains Mock Test
21 - Jan - 2021
  • Attempt Questions on High-level Puzzles and Seating Arrangement
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  • SBI PO & IBPS OP Mains Mini Mock
22 - Jan - 2021-
  • Practice Question of Arithmetic Based DI
  • Focus on Reading Comprehension and Para Jumble
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  • SBI PO & IBPS OP Mains Mini Mock

This is all about the SBI PO Mains Study Plan. We'll be updating this study plan on daily basis. Please bookmark the article and don't forget to check the article on daily basis. 

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Swati Gajraj

Swati GajrajJan 11, 2021

Result date? Expected cut off? Mine attempt 65 with 95% accuracy... Any chance...
Dimple Gurung
Please suggest expected topics for letter writing and essay too.
Vikas Pathak

Vikas PathakJan 18, 2021

Please provide study plan with quiz of all mains subject
Shivi Awasthi
Mains ki timing kya hai?

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  • SBI PO Mains study plan 2020 gives an anchor to your study thus allowing you to utilize your time more effectively.

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  • This varies from students to students, but a minimum of 5-6 hours per day are essential for preparation of SBI PO Mains Exam 2020 - 21.

  • Yes, You will be successful in the SBI PO Mains Exam 2020 -21, If you follow the study plan with dedication and work hard.

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