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SBI PO Probationary Officers Recruitment 2019 : State Bank of India

Organisation : State Bank of India SBI
Post Name : SBI PO Recruitment 2019 Probationary Officers
Applicable For : Graduate Students
Advertisement No. : CRPD/PO/2019-20/01
Registration Starting Date : 02.04.2019
Registration Deadline : 22.04.2019
Total Vacancies : 2000
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SBI PO Recruitment

Online applications are invited for the Recruitment Of Probationary Officers in State Bank Of India 2019.

Related / Similar Exam : SBI CBO Recruitment 2020


Total Vacancies – 2000
** SC – 300
** ST – 150
** OBC – 540
** EWS – 200
** GEN – 810

Eligibility Criteria

** Graduation in any discipline or equivalent qualification.
** Those who are in the Final Year/Semester of their Graduation may also apply.
** Age Limit – Not below 21 years and not above 30 years

Activity Schedule

** Application Starting Date – 02.04.2019
** Online Registration Last Date – 22.04.2019

** Download of call letters for online Preliminary Examination – 3rd week of May 2019 onwards
** Online Preliminary Examination – 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019
** Result of Online Preliminary Examination – 1st week of July 2019

** Download of Call letter for Online Main Examination – 2nd week of July 2019
** Online Main Examination – 20.07.2019
** Declaration of Result of Main Examination – 3rd week of August 2019

** Download of Call Letter for Group Exercises & Interview – 4th week of August 2019
** Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview – September 2019
** Declaration of Final Result – 2nd week of October 2019

How To Apply?

Mode Of Application – Online

Candidates can apply online through the official website of SBI.

Application Fee

Mode of Payment – Online
1. General/ EWS/ OBC – Rs.750/-
2. SC/ ST/ PWD – Rs.125/

Required Documents

** Photograph
** Signature

Selection Procedure

The selection for Probationary Officers will be done through a three tiered process:

** Phase I – Preliminary Examination
** Phase II – Main Examination
** Phase III – Group Exercises & Interview

Preliminary Examination

The test will have of 3 Sections as follows :

Name of test No. of Questions Marks Duration
English Language 30 Total




20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 20 minutes
Total 100 1 hour

Students will be selected based on the aggregate marks scored in the Preliminary Exam.

Main Examination

(i) Objective Test :

Test Name of the 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 :
** Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with two questions for 50 marks in English.

Note :
** Mode of Exam – Online
** Penalty for Wrong Answers – 1/4 marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer.

Group Exercises & Interview

** Marks obtained in Main Examination will be added to GE & Interview for preparing the final merit list.
** Marks secured by the candidates in the Main Examination are converted to out of 75 and Group Exercises & Interview are converted to out of 25.

Note :
Candidates qualifying for GE & Interview under ‘OBC’ category would be required to submit OBC certificate.

Examination Centers

i. The examinations will be conducted online at venues across many centres in India.
ii. No request for change of Examination Centre.


Basic Pay – Rs. 27,620/-

Joining, Training & Career Path

** Selected candidates will have to execute a Bond for a value of 2.00 lac for three years
** selected candidates will be on probation for two years

Pre-Examination Training

Bank may arrange pre-examination training for SC/ ST/ Minority Community candidates

List Of Training Centres :
Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Aizwal, Akola, Allahabad, Asansol, Aurangabad, Bareilly, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhopal, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Dibrugarh, Ernakulam, Gangtok, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Itanagar, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Meerut, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Purnea, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Silchar, Siliguri, Shillong, Srinagar, Toora, Tirupati, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vishakhapatnam, Vijayawada

Number Of Chances

Category Max. Permissible Number of Chances
General/ EWS 4
General/ EWS (PWD) 7
SC/ SC (PWD)/ ST/ ST (PWD) No Restriction

Note :
Candidates who have already appeared for the maximum number of permissible chances are not eligible to apply.

Download Call Letters

Candidates should download their call letter from the official website by entering their registration number and password/ date of birth.

Proof Of Identity :
Proof of Identity to be submitted at the time of examination,

What are the Valid ID Proof?
** Passport
** Aadhar
** PAN Card
** Driving License
** Voter’s Id Card
** Bank Passbook with duly attested Photograph
** Identity Card issued by School/College

Biometric Verification :
The Bank, may capture photo and thumb impression of the candidates in digital format for biometric verification.

General Information

** Not more than one application should be submitted by a candidate.
** Candidates should have valid e-mail ID and Mobile number.
** “No Objection Certificate” should be submitted for candidates in Central or State Government Service/Departmental at the time of interview.


Results of the candidates will be made available on the SBI’s official website.


In case of any problem, queries may be made at
Telephone No.: 022-22820427 (between 11:00 AM to 06:00 PM on working days) OR
Website :

Candidates should mention ‘RECRUITMENT OF PROBATIONARY OFFICERS IN STATE BANK OF INDIA-2019’ in the subject of the email.

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