Home


 
SBI Po's 2200 Posts PDF Print E-mail

IMG_20160504_233452Applications are invited from eligible Indian citizens for appointment as Probationary Officers (POs) in State Bank of India.

Qualifications (As on 31/08/16):
  • Graduation in any discipline or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
  • Those who are in the Final Year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 31.08.2016.
  • Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2016.
  • Candidates possessing qualification of Chartered Accountant may also apply.

Age Limit (As on 01/04/16): 21 - 30 years

Selection Procedure:

Phase-I:

Preliminary Examination: Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 sections as follows:

Name of Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
English Language 30 30

Composite Time

of

1 hour

Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100  

Phase – II:

Main Examination: Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered. (I) Objective Test: The Objective Test of 3 hours duration consists of 4 sections for total 200 marks. The Objective Test will have separate timing for every section. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.

Test Name of Test No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration
I Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
II Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
III

General/ Economy/

Banking Awareness

40 40 35 minutes
IV English Language 35 40 40 minutes
  Total 155 200 3 hours

(ii) Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.

Note:

Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination): There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. Each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one-fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.

Application Fee: Rs.100/- for SC/ ST/ PWD candidates and Rs.600/- for General, OBC candidates.

How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.

Important Dates:

Activity Dates
Online registration including edit/modification of application by candidates 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination 14-06-2016 onwards
Online Examination – Preliminary 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10 July 2016
Result of Online Exam – Preliminary 18-07-2016
Download of Call Letter for Online Main Exam 21-07-2016 onwards
Conduct of Online Examination – Main 31st July 2016
Declaration of Result – Main 16th August 2016
Download Call Letter for Interview 22nd August 2016
Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview 1st September 2016
Declaration of Final Result 30th September 2016
Pre-Examination Training for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community Candidates
Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training 13-06-2016 onwards
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 20-06-2016 to 25-06-2016

For more details, please visit: http://www.sbi.co.in/webfiles/uploads/files/PO_2016_ENGLISH_CRPD_PO_2016_17_02.pdf

Apply Online: http://ibps.sifyitest.com/sbipomay16/