Preparation Tips & Tricks to Crack SBI SME Exam

The State Bank of India is an India`s largest public sector bank and it has over 22,500 branches all over the India. The SME (Special Management Executives) appointed in specialized departments in SBI to supervise and oversee certain banking activities. As a consequence, the SME job profile would different based on the division, which they are nominative.
Age Limit:
Candidates age limit should be 25 – 35 years for S.No-1, between 25 – 40 years for S.No-2.
Age relaxation is 5 years for SC/ ST,
3 years for Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer),
15 years for PWD (SC/ ST),
13 years for PWD (OBC),
10 years for PWD (Gen) candidates admissible as per rules.

Educational Qualification:
Candidates should possess CA/ ICWA/ ACS/ MBA (Finance) or equivalent Post Graduation Degree in Finance with adequate experience.

Selection Process:
Candidates will be selected based on applicants performance in Online Test/ Group Discussion/ Interview, and final selection. The candidates will have to qualify both Online Test and GE & Interview separately to get selected in the SBI Special Management Executives Recruitment.
Online Objective Test
Group Exercise And / OR Interview
Final Selection

How to Apply:
Eligible candidates can apply online through the website

Instructions to Apply Online:
1. Before applying to Online Applicants have valid email & Scanned copies of photo, signature.
2. Candidates should log on to the website
3. Go to Careers — > Click on “Latest Announcement”.
4. Choose the desired post & Click on “Apply Online”.
5. Click on “Click here for New Registration”, if you are new user.
6. Complete the Registration & Click on “Submit”.
7. After Registration, Log in with Registered Number & Password.
8. Fill the all details in the application & upload Photo, Signature.
9. Application fee should be paid through Online & then Submit the Form.
10. Take printout of online application for future use.

Exam Pattern :
The SME MMGS-II Grade paper will carry total 200 questions for the 150 marks. In which questions will be asked from General / Banking Awareness, Reasoning, Data Interpretation & Analysis, English and Financial Data Interpretation & Analysis. It is an online examination which carries all objective type questions.


The SME MMGS-III Grade paper will carry total 200 questions for the 200 marks. In which questions will be asked from General / Banking Awareness, Reasoning, Data Interpretation & Analysis, English and Financial Data Interpretation & Analysis. It is online examinations which carry all objective type questions.


Group Exercise AND / OR Interview (50) Marks: –
The objective test’s marks of the qualified applicants will be arranged in descending order of merit list and applicants maximum 3 times of the number of vacancies in each category will be selected for the group exercise and/ or interview. The qualifying marks in group exercise and/ or Interview will be as decided by the bank.
You will need to clear both sectional as well as overall cut offs in the Online Objective test to make it to the Group Exercise and Interview 2017.
Based on your your marks, you will be called for Group Exercise and Interview.
The marks scored by all candidates will be arranged in a list in descending order. Those of you having their marks within maximum 3 times the number of total vacancies (in each category) will be called for group exercise and interview.

Banking Knowledge:
Banking and Finance, Currency System in India, Foreign Exchange Reserves, Financial Inclusion, Money Market, Money Market, Types of Bank A/C, Accounts for NRI/PIO, All About NPAs, ATM’s & WLA’s, Monetary Policy of India etc.

Analogies, Similarities & Differences, Spatial Orientation, Visualization, Analysis, Judgement, Problem Solving, Visual Memory, Decision making, Discrimination, Observation, Relationship Concepts, Verbal & Figure Classification, Arithmetic Reasoning, Arithmetical Number series, Non-Verbal Series, Coding & Decoding, Syllogism, Statement Conclusion etc.

Data Interpretation & Analysis:
Circle Graph, Line Graph, Table Chart, Bar Graph, Cumulative Graph, Pie Chart, Data Based Questions, etc.

General Awareness:
India & its Neighbouring Countries, History of India, Culture, Geography, General Polity, Economic Scene, Scientific Research etc.

Synonyms. Antonyms, Homonyms, Spelling Error, Comprehension, Preposition etc.
Preparation Tips :
Here we have given some important Tips and tricks for the preparation of SBI SME 2017 recruitment exam. Therefore, have look at the points mentioned below.
All we can say about this to qualify one exam the person has to work hard no matter what. Success just can’t be attained without shear hard work.
And to achieve that you need to be consistent in your learning process. This consistency will surely let you crack the exam. Just be thorough enough about the topics, syllabus, etc.
Try to be more focused on the examination then on the diversions from the surroundings.
And be calm while giving the examination follow your thought process and be confident about the answers.
Don’t make quick decisions and take ample of time before answering questions.
And at last after all this, we just would like to wish you good luck for the examination


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