Saturday, November 3, 2018

50+ Essay Topics Asked in Previous Year SBI | IBPS | BOB PO & Syndicate Exam



These days lots of Bank PO Exam Specially IBPS PO, SBI PO, BOB PO & Some Other PGDBF PO Exam have both objective & Descriptive Test. The descriptive test plays crucial part in the selection process of these exam. To get a call for interview, you need to qualify both the written Objective test as well as the descriptive test. If you perform well in the written exam but fail in the descriptive test, you may not be eligible for the interview process.

In this article, we are providing you a list of essay writing topics which was asked in previous year SBI PO & SBI Associate PO, IBPS PO Mains, BOB PGDBF PO, Syndicate PGDBF PO and Some Other PGDBF PO Exam.


First let us discuss the Pattern of Descriptive Test –
1. The Descriptive Test will be of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks.
2. This Test will contain questions from Letter Writing & Essay topics.
3. Essay questions carries 30 marks & letter writing questions will be of 20 marks.
4. Word limits for Essay writing is – 150 words & for Letter writing is 150 words.
Essay Asked in SBI PO Mains 2018
  • Essay Writing (150 words)
  1. Measures to be taken to avoid issues during monsoon
  2. Bitcoin
  3. Decreasing number of researches taken up by students.
Essay Asked in SBI PO Mains 2017
  • Essay Writing  (150 words)
  1. Write an essay on the positive and negative impact of technology.
  2. Write an essay on effect of social media and its consequences on our population. 
Essay Asked in SBI PO Mains 2016

  • Essay Writing  (150 words)
  1. Importance of knowing history for a citizen
  2. Effect of Salary Increase on Economy
  3. Effect of The New Game Pokemon GO.


Essay Asked in BOB PGDBF PO 2018


  • Essay Writing: Word Limit (150 words)
  1. Keeping animals in zoo is like keeping them in prison for our pleasure.
  2. Investment in share market: Risks and Rewards
  • Essay Writing: Word Limit (150 words)
  1. Swatch Bharat Campaign against open deification.
  2. Expensive Weddings are a social evil.
Essay Asked in Syndicate Bank PGDBF PO 2018
  • Essay Writing - Word Limit: 150 words

  1. Bitcoin- Boon or Bane
  2. Increasing popularity and use of Artificial Intelligence in almost every field have reduced the need for human effort thus causing unemployment which is also acting as a catalyst in increasing crime rates.
Essay Asked in IBPS PO Mains 2017

  • Essay Writing - Word Limit: 150 words
  1. Which reform in Indian education can be compared with International level
  2. Advantages and Disadvantages of Cashless economy
  3. Effects of gadgets on intellectual capabilities of humans
List of Essay writing – Topics Asked in Previous Year of SBI PO Exam before 2016
1. Pros and cons of ‘one rank one pension’ scheme
2. Over-dependence on monsoon
3. Ethical problems of e-commerce
4. Women’s Safety – It is our responsibility
5. Over-dependence on monsoon
6. Ethical problems of e-commerce
7. Is election commission right in banning election symbols during casting of votes?
8. Roll of uneducated people in Indian Economy.
9. Is generation gap a myth?
10. Enslavement of man by technology.
11. Is presidential form of government is suitable for India?
12. Those who saved More Taxed More. Justify
11. The Viability of Presidential Form of Govt In India.
12. Benefits of Mutual fund investments.
13. United Nation Organizations contribution towards the recent turmoil’s in Ukraine.
14. India’s Place in research paper survey.
15. Suggestions to alleviate unemployment problem.
16. Role of newspapers in influencing society or youth.

17. Contribution of unskilled labour in Indian economy.
18. How can education on economy are indulged in the college study?
19. Future of Banking Industry.
20. Pros and cons of allowing 10 year old children to open accounts.
21. How economy is is related to common man?
22. How far can a press have license to infringe in others privacy?
23. Relevance of Swadeshi on Globalization.
24. There is no permanent friend or enemy in politics give examples from Indian politics.
25. Two types function of government are necessary and optional.
26. If I were minister of Banking Industry.
27. Role of effective credit rating.
28. Tackling communication gap between the families due to mass media and internet.
29. Advantages of classroom education over distance learning
30. Transformation caused on workplace by information technology In past two decades
31. Economic importance of tourism.
32. Will India ever be a developed country?
33. Women Empowerment
34. Banking Risk and Management.
35. Setting personal financial goal early in life.
List of Essay writing topics asked in SBI Associate PO Exam
1. Benefit and Disadvantages of E-Commerce.
2. Pros and Cons of outsourcing of banking activities.
3. Stable government is important for economic growth.
4. How NABARD is a boon to Indian Agricultural Sector?

5. How Nationalized Banks has contributed to the growth of Economy in India?
6. How would you arrest Global Warming?
7. How Tourism effects Religious pilgrimage?