SBI Clerk Pharmacist 2021 Detailed Syllabus

SBI Clerk Pharmacist 2021 Detailed Syllabus

Recently, the State Bank of India released the official notification for SBI Clerk Pharmacist 2021. The online application window for the same is now opened. Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting the official website of SBI before 3rd May 2021. In this article, we will be looking at the detailed Exam Pattern and Syllabus of the SBI Clerk Pharmacist Exam 2021 which is scheduled to be held on 23rd May 2021.

SBI Clerk Pharmacist Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk Pharmacist 2021 consists of two phases i.e. Online Written Test and Interview. Following is the SBI Clerk Pharmacist 2021 exam pattern for Phase 1

General Awareness – 25 Marks

General English – 25 Marks

Quantitative Aptitude – 25 Marks

Reasoning Ability – 25 Marks

Professional Knowledge – 100 Marks

SBI Clerk Pharmacist Syllabus

General English

  • Reading comprehension
  • Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers)
  • New Pattern Cloze Test
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles
  • Inference
  • Sentence Completion
  • Connectors
  • Paragraph Conclusion
  • Phrasal Verb Related Questions
  • Error Detection Questions
  • Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.

Reasoning Ability

  • Direction Sense
  • Coded-Direction
  • Blood-Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Coded Inequality
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Alphabet Related Questions
  • Coded Coding-Decoding
  • Resultant and Coded Series
  • Data-Sufficiency
  • Input-Output or Coded Input-Output
  • Circular/Triangular/Rectangular/ Square Seating Arrangement
  • Linear or Direction with Linear Seating Arrangement
  • Box Based Puzzles
  • Floor or Floor-Flat Based Puzzles
  • Comparison/ Categorized/ Uncertain/ Blood-Relation based Puzzles
  • Day/ Month/ Year/ Age Based Puzzle

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Case let, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations, Quantity 1, Quantity 2)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Arithmetic Topics which are: HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture, and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns etc.

General/Financial Awareness

  • Banking and Insurance Awareness,
  • Financial Awareness,
  • Govt. Schemes and Policies,
  • Current Affairs,
  • Static Awareness.

Syllabus of Professional Knowledge

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Questions could be from the Topics given below:

Acids, Bases, and Buffers

Antimicrobials and astringents

Pharmaceuticals organic compounds



Pharmaceutics Section

Questions can be asked from the given topics:




Processing of tablets

Processing of capsules


Important topics are:

Adulteration and drug evaluation

Pharmaceutical aids

Miscellaneous Drugs

Other topics which are important for SBI Clerk Pharmacist exam 2021 are:

Biochemistry and clinical pathology

Human anatomy and physiology.

Health education and community pharmacy

Toxicology and pharmacology

Pharmaceutical jurisprudence

Drug store and business management

Hospital and clinical pharmacy.

Patient compliance

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