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· State Bank Of India Probationary Officers' Exam (SBI PO)
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Prospective candidates will have to apply after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examinations and interview, eligibility criteria, online registration process, payment of prescribed application fee/intimation charges, the pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfill the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.
The Application Form for SBI PO exam will be available online by 7th February 2018 and the last date to register for SBI PO exam is 6th March 2018
After registering for SBI PO applicants can download their SBI PO Exam Admit Card from 15th April 2018.
The prelim exam for SBI PO will be held 29th April 2018 Onwards.
The main exam for SBI main will be held on 4th June 2018
The final result of SBI PO (for allotment) will be declared on 5th August 2018.
Qualification: Graduation degree from any recognized university by the central government.
If you have previously served in Short Service Commission or five years in the military then upper age limit is relaxed by five years.
Upper age limit is relaxed by five years if you were domiciled in Kashmir Division between the 1st of January 1981 to the 31st of December 1990.
Relaxation of upper age limit has also been done for 10 years for VH/OH (general) candidates; 13 years for VH/OH (OBC) and 15 years for VH/OH (SC/ST) candidates.
Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree certificate should ensure that date of passing is on or before 31st August 2018.
Candidates with Chartered Accountant qualification can also apply for SBI PO exam.
Candidates need to make sure they meet Nationality, Age and Qualificational eligibility criteria for SBI PO 2018 before applying Online.
A candidate opting to register for SBI PO may follow the given steps to complete the Application Process to SBI PO.
Candidates will have to register through Bank's website for SBI PO.
Once the registration is completed, an online payment for the application fee should be done.
As on 1st of April, 2018 candidates should not be below 21 years and not above 30 years.
Upper age relaxation 3 years for OBC, 5 years for SC/ST and 10 years for PWD candidates.
Applications Fee (Non-Refundable): Rs. 600/- for General and OBC Candidates, Rs. 100/- for Reserved candidates.
Admit Card is a document generated after submitting the Application Form.
Admit Card for SBI PO recruitment is generated for each stage of the recruitment process.
Admit Card for SBI PO prelims will be available by 15th of June 2018 and for SBI PO Mains, the Admit Card will be available by 15th April 2018.
Candidates who qualify from SBI PO prelims exam, they will be getting Admit Card for the SBI PO main exam.
Candidates must regularly check their registered mail id for further information on the admit card for SBI PO exam.
SBI PO exam pattern consists of three phases namely:
SBI PO main exam will consist of 155 questions and a total of 200 marks. The main exam will have four sections (Reasoning & Computer Aptitude: 60 marks, Data Analysis & Interpretation: 60 marks, General/Economy/Banking Awareness: 40 marks, English Language: 40 marks).
The last phase will have Group Discussion: 20 marks and Interview: 30 marks.
SBI PO Prelims syllabus: English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability.
SBI PO Main Exam Syllabus: Reasoning and Computer Aptitude, Data Analysis & Interpretation, General Awareness (Economy/Banking Awareness), English Language.
SBI PO Exam Syllabus: Reasoning, Arithmetic, Data Interpretation, English, General Awareness, Computer.
SBI PO Descriptive Examination Syllabus: Letter writing (Formal and informal), Essay writing, Precise writing.
Candidates can check SBI PO Results on the Official Website of SBI PO exam.
Candidates should know their Roll Number, Registration Number, Password, DOB to check results through online.
SBI PO exam result:
The application fee is Rs.600(for general candidates) and Rs.100(for SC/ST/PWD).
In order to apply for SBI PO exam 2017 candidates will have to register themselves online through Banks website sbi.co.in/careers or www.statebankofindia.com/careers and open the appropriate Online Application Form, available in the current openings.
After registrartion candidates are required to pay the requisite application fee through online mode by using debit card/credit card/interent banking.
The chances are considered only if you appear for MAIN EXAM. Candidates who have already appeared for the maximum number of chances are not eligible to apply. The number of chances will be counted from the exams held on 18-04-2010. Appearing in Preliminary exam will not be considered as a chance.
Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer, is required to register online for the Recruitment Process. The examination will be held in two phases - preliminary and main. Candidates who will qualify in preliminary examination and shortlisted will have to appear for the main examination and shortlisted candidates in the main examination will subsequently be called for a Group Discussion & Interview.
Prospective candidates will have to apply after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examinations and interview, eligibility criteria, online registration process, payment of prescribed Application fee/intimation charges, the pattern of the exam, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.
SBI PO Recruitment Exam is always considered as the Largest of all Banking Exam. The next in line is IBPS PO Recruitment Exam. Though the number of Vacancies in the former is less than IBPS PO, yet there are many applicants for SBI PO. The huge number of applicants for SBI PO Exam is due to the various factors which include the largest commercial Bank SBI itself.
The probationary Officer in a Bank has to do following tasks in addition to the administrative work:
SBI offers growth opportunities as well as potential benefits such as posting abroad. The promotion policy allows some candidates to reach top management grades.
Pre- Examination Training: Bank may arrange pre-examination training at certain centres for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates in consonance with the guidelines issued by Government of India.
Candidates belonging to the above categories who desire to avail themselves of such training at their own cost may indicate to that effect against relevant column while applying online.
SBI has made some changes in the selection process for this years PO recruitment.
Like previous years, exam will be conducted in two phases. Candidates who will qualify in preliminary examination and short listed will have to appear for main examination and short listed candidates in the main examination will subsequently be called for a Group Discussion & Interview.
Preliminary examination process is still the same. Many changes has been introduced in the examination pattern of the Main examination for SBI PO.
This year, the main exam duration is extended to three hours.
There is also section wise time limit. Main examination will be computer based examination.
Admit Card is a document generated after submitting the application form Of the SBI PO.
The Application Form for the SBI PO cost Rs 600/-. And if you're an SC/ST candidate the Application Form will cost you 100/-
SBI PO 2017 cut off's will be calculated on a nationwide scale which provides a marking scale for most Banking Exams and Recruitment sessions.
By clearing the SBI PO exam, the candidate gets selected to various sections as a Probationary Officer while clearing the SBI Clerk exam gets you selected as a Junior Associate or a Junior Agricultural Associate in Clerical Cadre, at SBI.
Yes, the exam is available to write in both English and Hindi.
The candidates can choose their preferred language while filling up the form.
All the questions except the ones in the English test for SBI PO will be available bilingually.
The backlog vacancies for SBI PO 2017 is as follows to each category:
Bank may arrange pre-examination training at certain centres for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates in consonance with the guidelines issued by Government of India.
It is not mandatory. Candidates can choose whether to attend the exam or not while filling the Application Form.
The examination will be held in two phases:
It is because of the need to acquire candidates with the desired mental capabilities to keep the country's bank running in full strength.
The candidates who qualify in the Preliminary examination are shortlisted for the Mains and will have to appear for the Main examination and shortlisted candidates in the Main examination will subsequently be called for a Group Discussion & Interview session.
Thus, you clear your SBI PO exam.