SIB Clerk Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2022 – All Sections



The South Indian Bank released a notification about the vacancy of the SIB clerk and its syllabus and related information. For the performance evaluation candidate selected will be kept on probation for 6 months and after the proper evaluation, they will finally be placed in the bank. So it is also called a probation-based job.

  • Aspirants applying must know about the syllabus and exam pattern of the exam so that they don’t face any problems while preparing.
  • Here in this article, we will know about the syllabus and exam pattern.

South Indian Bank Clerk Syllabus 2022

There are four subjects for the online exam. Subjects that need to be prepared are Reasoning and Computer Aptitude, General, Economy, Banking Awareness, Language(English), and Data Analysis and Interpretation. 

Below are the details about the subject:

Clerk Reasoning and Computer Aptitude Syllabus

  • Seating Arrangement
  • Double Lineup
  • Scheduling
  • Puzzles
  • Inequality
  • Syllogism
  • Blood Relations
  • Distance & Direction
  • Input-Output
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Series based questions
  • Alphabet Test
  • Order and Ranking
  • Computer Aptitude
  • Basic functionalities of MS-Office
  • Networking and communication
  • Basics of hardware and software
  • History of computers

General, Economy,  Banking Awareness Syllabus 

  • Financial/Banking Awareness
  • History of Indian Banking System
  • Various Government Schemes on capital and money market
  • Current Affairs
  • Overview of the Indian Financial System
  • Important Dates and Dates.
  • Countries and their Capital & Currencies.
  • National and International Organizations and their Headquarters situated.
  • National Parks and wildlife sanctuaries.
  • Static G.K.
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies.

English Language Syllabus 2022

  • Fill in the blanks
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Sentence/ Para Completion
  • Sentence Connectors
  • Cloze Test
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement/ Correction
  • Para Jumbles

Data Analysis and Interpretation Syllabus

  • Pie charts
  • Tables
  • Bar & Graphs
  • Line charts
  • Mixed Data Interpretation
  • Radar Graphs
  • Mixed Graphs

Exam Pattern South Indian Bank Clerk Exam 2022

There are four sections in the online exam of SIB Clerk. Each section contains 40 questions so there are a total of 160 questions. Negative marking is also there 0.25 marks will be deducted. Based on the online exam and personal interview candidates will be selected. 

The below table will give you details about the exam pattern of the SIB Clerk Exam 2022:


No. of Qs

Max Marks

Medium of Exam


Reasoning & Computer Aptitude



Only English

40 minutes

General, Economy, and Banking Awareness



20 minutes

English Language



40 minutes

Data Analysis & Interpretation



40 minutes




140 minutes

Section Wise Marks details of South Indian Bank Clerk

Each section contains 40 questions and the total question is 160. Total marks will be 200. Each Section is of 50 marks. Section-wise marks information is given below candidates can check to get details:

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude50
General/Economy/Banking Awareness50
English Language50
Data Analysis and Interpretation50

South Indian Bank Clerk Preparation Strategy 2022

  • General Awareness is important because candidates can read the newspaper and watch the news to get surrounding information.
  • Watching the news and reading the newspaper also gives information about Gk and current affairs. 
  • Read Grammar and books as much as you can to improve your English. This will improve vocabulary.
  • To know the preparation progress mock test is the best option so the candidate must give it daily.
  • Daily Practice will help you to manage time and improve your performance.

South Indian Bank Clerk Syllabus and Exam Pattern FAQs

How much time will we get for the South Indian Bank Clerk Exam?

You will get approx 140 mins to give the online exam.

How many questions does each section contain?

There will be 40 questions and a total of 160 questions are there. Each section will be of 50 marks.

Is there any book for GK and Current Affairs?

Yes, but for daily updates, you can also refer to daily news and newspapers.

What is the syllabus for the English Language?

English Language Syllabus 2022 consists of Fill in the blanks, Vocabulary-based questions, Reading Comprehension, Sentence/ Para Completion, etc.

What is the subject which we will be reading for the South Indian Bank Clerk?

Subjects that need to be prepared are Reasoning and Computer Aptitude, General, Economy, Banking Awareness, Language(English), and Data Analysis and Interpretation.