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SBI recruitments always brings excitement and tension to those aspiring for bank jobs.While the obvious reason is State bank of India being the no.1 public sector in India, high competition is another cause.With the last date to apply fast approaching the next big question will be how to prepare for the upcoming sbi po exams 2013?

By now, most of you would have completed the online registrations for probationary officer jobs in SBI.The next stop is written examination which falls on April 2013.

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Varun reddy from Karnataka devised a study plan aptly titled ‘SBI PO Exam Preparation in 60 days’ for his personal use.But wanted to help other applicants as well & hence shared it with us for publishing on this website.

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Reasoning

1. Analytical reasoning by M.k pandey – Rs.235 – Buy online

2. Practice book on analytical reasoning – Rs.270 – Buy online

3. Verbal reasoning by prabhat-javad – Rs.180 – Buy online

Data Interpretation

1. Quicker Maths (magical book series) – Rs.263 – Purchase online

2. Data interpretation by Arun sharma – Rs.320 – Buy online

English language

1. Word Power made Easy by Norman Lewis – Rs.134 – Buy online

2. High School English grammar by Wren & Martin – Rs.131 – Buy online

3. Objective English by Hari mohan prasad – Rs.246 – Buy online

General Knowledge Pratiyogita Darpan monthly magazine (September 2012 to April 2013 issues)

For Revisions SBI PO previous 5 years solved question papers – Rs.180 – Buy online

It is possible for some to posses titles from other publications.They can prepare for the

mentioned topics from those books too.But remember to buy previous solved papers as it will be helpful while practicing.

Day

Reasoning

Data

English

(GA/

 

interpretation

Marketing/

 

Computer)

1

 

Shortcuts for

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

Pratiyogita Darpan (PD) - Sep2012 issue:

Addition,

Verbal reasoning- problem solving: basic types of problem solving with examples.

Non Verbal reasoning- basic concepts.

multiplication,

made easy)

- 1. Talk

divisibility,

about personality

News and

squaring, cube.

types.

events.

Grammar (By Wren and martin)-Sentence, subject and predicate, phrase and clause.

2

 

HCF and LCM

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power made easy) - 2. Talk

PD - Sep `12:

 

Current affairs.

3

 

Fractions,

about Doctors, Various Practitioners.

PD -Oct2012 News & events.

Verbal reasoning-

Decimal

problem solving:

fractions,

   

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exercise A,B,C

Elementary

Grammar - Parts of speech: Noun

 

Algebra

Non Verbal reasoning-

 

4

basic

concepts.

Surds

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

PD -Oct2012

 

Current affairs.

5

Verbal reasoning-

 

made easy)

- 4. Talk

PD Nov2012 News & Current affairs

.

problem solving:

about science & scientists, liars & lying.

exercise C & problems

Non Verbal reasoning- Problems related to

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Adjectives.

 

6

symmetry

Number System.

Vocabulary (Norman

7

 

Lewis: word power

PD Dec2012 :

made easy)

-

News & Current affairs

Revision (1-5)

Verbal reasoning-

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Articles.

 

problem solving:

8

Practice book

Vocabulary (Norman

9

problems

 

Lewis: word power

PD Jan2013

made easy)

-

News & Current affairs

Non Verbal reasoning- Problems on visual ability

Ratio and

Comprehensive test 1 & 6. Talk about Actions.

proportion.

 

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Pronouns.

10

 

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

made easy) - 7. Talk about various Speech habits & How to Insult your enemies.

11

Verbal reasoning-

 

PD Feb2013 News & Current affair

problem solving:

Practice book

problems

Partnership.

 

Non Verbal reasoning- series: 5 figure series.

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Parts of speech: verbs

12

Vocabulary (Norman

13

   

Lewis: word power

 

14

made easy) - 9.Talk about How to Flatter your friends & Revision (6-9)

Verbal reasoning- Coded relationships & Inequalities: only previous papers

Percentages.

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- Active & Passive voice, Verb forms.

PD - Revision (news & events

from Sep. to Feb. 2013 )

15

questions from Practice book.

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power made easy) - Comprehensive test 2

Non Verbal reasoning- series: 5 figure series.

 

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Verb forms.

16

Vocabulary (Norman

 

17

 

Averages.

Lewis: word power

18

Verbal reasoning- Input-Output basics, shifting, Arrangement, Miscellaneous,previous paper questions from Practice book

Averages.

made easy) - 10. Talk about common Phenomenon, 11. Talk about Whats going on, 12.Talk about Variety of personal characteristics.

PD - Revision (current affairs from Sep. to Feb. 2013 )

Non Verbal reasoning- series: 5 figure series.

Grammar (By Wren and martin) - Tenses.

19

Averages.

Vocabulary (Norman

 

20

 

Lewis: word power

   

made easy)

-

21

Problems based

Revision (10-12), Comp. test 3.

on Ages.

Banking

Verbal reasoning-

Grammar (By Wren

knowledge:

Analytical decision

Internet

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making; Previous problems from Practice

 

and martin)- Tenses

reference all

terms and

22

book

 

Vocabulary - Full revision.

terminology.

Non Verbal reasoning- series: 5 figure series.

Profit and loss.

Grammar(By Wren

and martin)Auxiliaries

and Modals.

23

 

Vocabulary (Norman

 

24

Verbal reasoning-

Simple Interest.

Lewis: word power

Events in banking from sep. 2012 to

syllogism, Previous

made easy) - revision.

Full

problems

Practice book

from

Non Verbal reasoning-

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- Adverb.

march.2013.

25

series: 5 figure series.

Compound

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

 

Interest.

26

Verbal reasoning-

 

made easy) -

27

Basics of logic and some informal tips on critical reasoning

Difficult words (quiz 1-

12).

Alligation.

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- Preposition,

More about

Non Verbal reasoning- series: 4 figure series.

Banking.

28

   

Conjunction,

29

Verbal reasoning-

Time and work.

Interjection, Preposition

Assumptions &

     

30

Previous paper

Work and

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

questions from

Wages.

31

Practice book

Pipes and

made easy) - Difficult words (quiz

PD March 2013 - News & events, current affairs.

Cisterns.

32

Non Verbal reasoning-4 figure

Time and

16- 33).

distance.

33

series & Missing figure series.

Trains and

Objective English - Comprehending

 

streams.

34

   

passages, Spotting errors

 

35

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- Revision of parts of speech.

Marketing

Mensuration,

knowledge:

(from DI book):

Internet

 

DI,

Tables,Bar

 

reference. Daily 2 Essay topics.

 

Verbal reasoning- Arguments & questions

 

36

from Practice book

charts,X-Y Chart,

Vocabulary (Norman

37

Non Verbal reasoning- series: Missing figure series.

Pie charts

Lewis: word power made easy) - Difficult words (quiz 34- 54).

38

Verbal reasoning-

 

39

Evaluating Inferences & Previous papers

Series.

Objective English - Comprehending passages, Filling the

Computer

Cases (DI).

knowledge:

40

   

paragraphs,

 

Basics. Daily 2 Essay topics.

 

41

Non Verbal reasoning- Missing figure series, Analogy

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- Analysis

     

42

Verbal reasoning- Statements and conclusion from practice book (full)

Non Verbal reasoning-

of simple sentences :

 

simple, compound, complex.,Clauses, Full length objective previous paper 1 - 7

43

Analogy.

Vocabulary (Norman Lewis: word power

44

 

Series, Data

made easy) - Difficult words (quiz

sufficiency.

DI

Exercises

55- 60).

Without options. (12 sets) & Ten minute test

Computer

Objective English - Sentence skills

knowledge:

Verbal reasoning- Course of action,

Ms office.

papers-3.

Grammar (By Wren and martin)- More about Adverb clauses,Analysis of complex and compound sentences. Full length objective previous paper 8,9

Daily 2 Essay topics.

previous paper questions from practice book

Non Verbal reasoning- Analogy.

45

Vocabulary (Norman

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46

 

Lewis: word power

 

47

 

made easy) -

48

Verbal reasoning-

Difficult words (quiz

49

Cause and Effect:

 

61- 86).

 

questions from practice book, strengthening and weakening Arguments.

Objective English - Sentence skills, Sentence construction, sequence of tenses

Non Verbal reasoning- Analogy.

Computer

 

knowledge:

50

Verbal reasoning-Data

Grammar (By Wren

Previous exam

 

and martin)- Transformation of sentences. Full length objective previous paper

10,11,12,13,14,15,16,

questions.

51

sufficiency & practice

 

Revision of

essay topics.

52

problems

Probability, Permutations & combinations. DI Ten minute test papers-2 &

Non Verbal reasoning- Classification & complete Previous

 

17

53

papers.

full length

 

54

Verbal reasoning-

sectional test

Vocabulary (Norman

55

Miscellaneous

papers (DI).

Lewis: word power made easy) - Difficult words revision & Idioms.

PD: April 2013:

news and

Non Verbal reasoning- Previous papers.

events, current

affairs.

 

Grammar (By Wren

and martin)-Direct and indirect speech, Structures. Full length objective previous paper 18,19,

20

56

   

Full length objective previous paper

 

57

2122,23,24,25

Budget 2013 & its allocations:

 

58

SBI PO previous

Full length

Tips on Paragraph

59

papers

sectional test

writing,letter

(Finance and

 

papers (DI).

writing,précis writing & Previous years descriptive papers.

rail).

60

Revision.

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Hey Varun, thank you so much for a well worked time-table!!!!
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The Article proves to be a 'Nano' guide to PO Exams particularly for the people in lack of guidance. Good luck to all aspirants !!

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can you please provide the link for previous papers. thank you, Shrujan

 

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  1 hour ago Like Reply Shikha S Seth Hi Can you please let me know

Hi Can you please let me know the name of any good previous years solved papers of SBI PO to practice from. I am going through lot many books available online but haven't got any good book as if now. Please suggest something.

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thanku so much sir for sharing this schedule

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thanks a lot

 

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Garima Srivastavathank u to much 2 hours ago Like Reply hello Sir , thanks for sharing this

much 2 hours ago Like Reply Garima Srivastava hello Sir , thanks for sharing this article

hello Sir , thanks for sharing this article . I was really confused from where to start with , earlier , everyday I start with some random topics for the whole day but now I have your full fledged time table which will definately help me and people who are aspiring for 2013 SBI PO

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If any more changes required please don't hesitate to comment,so that we all can prepare well for the exam.thank u very much

 

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