SBI PO 2017-18 Recruitment Notification Exam Apply Online Syllabus Result

April 18, 2017

SBI PO 2017-18 Recruitment, SBI PO Recruitment 2017, SBI PO Notification 2017, SBI PO Apply Online, SBI PO Exam Dates, SBI PO Syllabus. State Bank of India has put out SBI PO Vacancy Notification for the year 2017-18. If you are looking for the SBI Jobs then you are at the right place. sbii.in is a one-stop guide to the SBI Recruitment. One can find everything about the SBI at our website. SBI is one of the largest public sector banks in India and it comes with huge vacancies every year for the candidates who want to work in the banking sector. If the latest study among people looking for work holds true, the majority of them are more likely to seek jobs in SBI, among several others. Recruitment of Probationary Officers in State Bank of India is the biggest employment opportunity for the candidates. Every year, State Bank of India releases the vacancy for the post of Probationary Officers OR PO. Job seekers wait and prepare for these vacancies the whole year. So, if you are one of them who are looking to go for the SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment 2017 then you must read the following details.

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SBI PO 2017

State Bank of India, Central Recruitment & Promotion Department, Corporate Centre, Mumbai has announced the employment notification Advertisement No. CRPD/PO/2016-17/19 for the recruitment of PO.  Applicants chosen via SBI PO Recruitment are liable to be placed anywhere in India. The SBI PO Online Application Process will start from 07th February 2017 and the last date to send the application online will be 06th March 2017. SBI PO Dates 2017 are displayed below for our readers. Candidates can have a look at it at the given section. Candidates are required to register themselves online for the SBI PO Exam 2017.

SBI PO Exam Process: The recruitment for the State Bank of India PO will be done in two phases i.e. preliminary examination and mains exam. Candidates need to clear the preliminary exam first and then they will be called for the mains exam. Candidates who pass the mains exam will have to go for the Group Exercises & Interview. Job seekers need to read the SBI Notification for PO 2017 very carefully to get all the details regarding:

  1. SBI PO Examinations Dates
  2. SBI PO Interview
  3. SBI PO Eligibility criteria
  4. SBI PO Online registration process
  5. SBI PO application fee
  6. SBI PO Admit Card /  Call Letters
  7. SBI PO Salary
  8. SBI PO Syllabus
  9. SBI PO Result

SBI PO Recruitment 2017

Let’s have a look at the some of the important points about the recruitment. This will help the candidates to know about some main points.

  1. Name of the Bank: State Bank of India (SBI)
  2. Post: Probationary Officers (PO)
  3. Number of the posts: 2313 vacancies
  4. Application Mode: Online
  5. Advt. No.: CRPD/PO/2016-17/19
  6. Job location: All India
  7. Qualification needed: Graduate Degree
  8. Age Limit: 21 to 30 years
  9. Salary: Rs. 23700-42020
  10. Selection Process: Written Exam and Interview
  11. Application Start Date: 07th February 2017
  12. Last Date: 06th March 2017
  13. Official SBI website: www.sbi.co.in

Graduate candidates can apply for the recruitment of PO in SBI. The age of the candidates for the post of Probationary Officer should be between 21 to 30 years. Selected candidates for the PO jobs in SBI will get the pay scale of Rs. 23700-42020. People must make sure that they satisfy the stipulated standards and follow the official procedures. Now, we will have a look at the amount of the post (category wise):

Probationary Officers (PO): 2313 vacancies
Category-wise Posts:

  • SC: 347 Posts
  • ST: 350 Posts
  • OBC: 606 Posts
  • General: 1010 Posts

2313 vacancies have been advertised for the PO recruitment, SC category has been allocated 347 Posts, ST 350 Posts, OBC 606 Posts and the General category has been given 1010 Posts.

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria

Let’s have a look at the Eligibility criteria for the PO recruitment. Check the given section of the website for the details regarding education, age, salary, application fee etc.

Age Limit: The age limit of the job seeker for the post of Probationary Officer will be 21 years to 30 years. The candidates belong from the reserved categories will be given age relaxation as per the govt rules. The age relaxation will be provided as given under:

  • OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) Category: 3 years
  • SC/ST Category: 05 years
  • PWD Category: 10 years

Qualification: Candidates who are going to apply for the PO vacancy in SBI must hold a Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification. Candidates who are in the Final year or Semester of their Graduation can also apply for the post. They must show that they have cleared the final examination at the time of Interview.

Salary / Pay Scale: State Bank of India has fixed the pay scale of Probationary Office at Rs. 23700-42020.

Application Fee: Candidates are required to pay the application fee and intimation charge to apply online. The General and Others have to pay Rs. 600/- towards the application fee which will also include the intimation charge while the SC/ST/PWD candidates will only need to pay the intimation charge of Rs. 100/-.

  • General and Other Candidates: Rs. 600/-
  • SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 100/-

Selection process: Selection of the applicants for the PO Jobs SBI is going to be finalized on the basis of written test (Pre & Main), descriptive test as well as group exercises.

SBI PO Syllabus

Those candidates who are going to apply for the post and who want to clear the examination must know the Syllabus for the PO examination of SBI. The syllabus and the exam pattern is must for the applicants to get good marks in the exam. So, we have now furnished the syllabus of the PO exam 2017 at the given section.

Preliminary Examination Syllabus:

The prelim exam will be conducted online for one hour. It will have an Objective type of questions which will hold 100 marks. The Objective test will be divided into 3 sections.

SL.No.Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
1English Language30301 hour
2Quantitative Aptitude3535
3Reasoning Ability3535

Main Examination Syllabus:

Mains exam will have two parts i.e. Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both tests will be carried out online for the candidates.  Right after the end of Objective Test, Descriptive Test is going to be taken. Objective test will have 04 sections and total no. of questions asked will be 155. Total duration for the objective test will be 03 hours.

SL.No.Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
1.Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutes
2.Data Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutes
3.General/Economy/Banking Awareness404035 minutes
4.English Language354040 minutes
Total15520003 hours

Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks is going to be a Test of English Language. Letter Writing & Essay will the main subject of the Descriptive Test. It will be also taken online.

SBI PO Call Letters / Admit Card

Candidates should note down that they will be issued with the SBI PO Admit Card 2017 before the examination. The admit card/call letter will be issued online at the website of SBI. No hard copy of the call letter would be delivered by post.

Update: The PO Admit Card for the prelim exam is released on 08th April 2017 and it will be available on the official website till 07th May 2017. Please check our website for the direct link.

SBI PO Result 2017

The result of the SBI PO Exam will also be published online. Candidates can check their result online at the dates mentioned below. The direct link of the result and admit card will be given here for the help of the candidates. Candidates must share their valuable feedback at the end of this post.

SBI PO Online Application / SBI PO Apply Online 2017

  1. Candidates can apply online from 07th February 2017 to 06th March 2017.
  2. Online applications will be made online through the SBI website only.
  3. Candidates need to register themselves at the SBI website.
  4. Candidates must scan their photograph and signature and upload it.
  5. They have to fill the application form correctly.
  6. After the registration process, candidates need to pay the application fee online.
  7. Lastly, candidates need to print the e-receipt of the SBI PO online application form for the record.

SBI PO Important Dates:

  1. Online application start date: 07th February 2017
  2. Last date for online application and fee: 06th March 2017
  3. Preliminary exam call letter download date: 15th April 2017 onwards
  4. Prelim exam date: 29th & 30th April and 6th & 7th May 2017
  5. Prelim exam result date: 17th May 2017
  6. Mains exam call letter download date: 22nd May 2017 onwards
  7. Mains exam date: 4th June 2017
  8. Mains examination result date: 19th June 2017
  9. Interview call letter download date: 26th June 2017
  10. Group Exercises & Interview date: 10th July 2017 onward
  11. Final result date: 5th Aug 2017

Candidates need to visit this page frequently for the news and updates regarding the SBI PO Recruitment 2017. We are going to update this page constantly for our readers. Thanks for visiting sbii.in. Best of luck for the SBI PO Exam 2017.


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