SBI PO recruitment year 2016

By | 06/05/2016

SBI notified advt. for 2200 Probationary Officers (PO) jobs. Online application are invited for the post of SBI PO year 2016.

SBI PO detail 2016

Advertisement No. – CRPD/PO/2016-17/02

Post: Probationary Officers (PO)

  • Key date:
    Online Registration: from 04-May-2016
    Last date for Online Registration: 24-May-2016
    Download of Admit card Online Preliminary Examination PO: 14.06.2016
  • Dates for Preliminary Written Examination: 2, 3, 9, and 10-July, 2016
    Result of Online Exam – Preliminary: 18.07.2016
    Admit card Main Exam: 21-July-2016 On-wards
    Online Examination date– Main: 31.07.2016
  • Declaration of Result – Main: 16.08.2016
    Download Call Letter for Interview: 22.08.2016
    Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview: 01.09.2016
  • Declaration of Final Result: 30.09.2016

Details of Posts: Total: 2200 Posts

  • (UR-1028 Posts, SC-351 Posts, ST-231 Posts, OBC-590 Posts, PWD-60 Posts)
  • Backlog: 168 Posts (SC-47, ST-79, OBC-42)
    Note: There will be no reservation for OBC (Creamy Layer) and they will be treated as General.

Educational Qualification SBI PO: (As on 31-August-2016)

Graduation (Bachelors Degree) from a recognized university in India (Final Year/Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally)

Age Limit: 21 years to 30 years

Pay Scale:  scale of Rs.23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020/-

 Number of Attempts:

  •  Maximum 4 Attempts only
    PWD from General and OBC/ OBC:  Maximum 7 Attempts only
    SC/ST including PWD from SC/ST category: There is no limitation in number of attempts.
  • Selection procedure:
    preliminary written examination of 100 marks,
  • main written examination of 250 marks (Online Objective Tests for 200 marks, and Online Descriptive Test for 50 marks),
  •  followed by a round of Group Discussion of 20 marks,
  •  Personal Interview of 30 marks,
  • subsequently with verification of documents.

Preliminary written examination will test the understanding in

  1. English Language,
  2. ii) Quantitative Aptitude, and iii) Reasoning Ability.

Main written examination will test the understanding in

  1. General English,
  2. ii) f General Awareness, Marketing & Computers,
  • iii) Data Analysis and Interpretation, iv) High Level Test of Reasoning.

Negative marking for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)

The candidates have to secure a minimum percentile of marks (as decided by the SBI) along with passing in each section of the test.

Period of Probation:  two years from the date of their joining. They may be promoted to the next higher cadre after successful completion of Probation Period.

Application Fees

For SC/ ST/ PWD candidates: Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only)
For General, OBC and others: Rs.600/-
The fees can be paid through Master/ Visa Debit/ Credit Cards online.

How you can Apply

Apply ONLINE only through the website of State Bank of India at or

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