State Bank Of India will release notification for recruitment of Probationary Officers at their official website i.e. sbi.co.in. The last date to apply is March 06, 2018. The Preliminary Round of the three tier exam will be conducted on multiple dates in the month of April and May, 2018.
SBI PO is a national level online test. It is three stage recruitment exam namely Prelims, Mains and Interview. Qualified candidates in all stages are recruited for the posts.
SBI PO Application Form will available from February 07, 2018. Candidates who wish to apply can submit the application form on the official website of SBI PO. The table given below represents the complete schedule of SBI PO 2018.
|Online Registration||Feb 07, 2018 to Mar 06, 2018|
|Payment of Application Fees||Feb 07, 2018 to Mar 06, 2018|
|Download of Call Letters for SBI PO (Prelims) 2018||Apr 15, 2018, Onwards|
|Online SBI PO Examination (Preliminary)||Apr 29-30, 2018 and May 6-7, 2018|
|Result of Online Examination (Preliminary)||May 17, 2018|
|Download of Call Letters for SBI PO (Mains)||May 22, 2018, Onwards|
|Online SBI PO Examination (Mains)||June 04, 2018|
|Declaration of SBI PO (Mains) Result||June 19, 2018|
|Call Letter for Interview||June 26, 2018|
|Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview||July 10, 2018|
|Declaration of Final Result||Aug 05, 2018|
|Pre Exam Training for SC/ST/Religious Minority||Apr 07, 2018|
|Conduct of Pre Exam Training||Apr 17 to Apr 22, 2018|
With a total of 2313 vacancies overall, State Bank of India invites applications from general candidates for 347, ST Candidates for 350 vacancies and OBC candidates for 606 vacancies. A part of total vacancies are reserved for candidates with physical disability. Separate cutoff and merit list are generated for candidates from each category.
Candidates must check the eligibility before applying for SBI PO 2018. The basic eligibility is listed below. Check the detailed SBI PO Eligibility Criteria.
The Bank offers relaxation to candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non Creamy Layer), PwD candidates, Ex Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers and others as mentioned in the table below.
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)||3 years|
|PWD Candidates||PWD(SC/ST): 15 Years
PWD(OBC): 13 Years
PWD(Gen): 10 Years
|Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers including Emergency 5 years Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from the last date of receipt of application) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment.||5 Years|
|Persons Ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989||5 years|
The Application and Registration process of SBI PO is to be carried out at their official website i.e. sbi.co.in. No Other mode of application will be accepted by State Bank Of India.
The Application Fee for General candidates is INR 600 and Application Fee for candidates claiming reserved categories is INR 100. Candidates can follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the exam.
Post successful registration, SBI sends a confirmation email to the registered email ID and SMS to the registered phone number.
The Application Fee of INR 600 for General Candidates and INR 100 for SC/ST/OBC candidates can be paid through debit card/ credit card/ Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen. The transaction charges for online payment (if any) will be borne by the candidates.
Candidates must follow the mentioned guidelines for the test day to make the conduct of examination smooth. They should not furnish any false, tampered/ fabricated particulars and they should not suppress any material information while filling up the application form.
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.