South Indian Bank PO 2021 releases its recruitment notification online every year. The online application form for this year will be released soon on their official website along with the deadline of the submission of the application form. For more information go to the official website of South Indian Bank.
|Name of Exam||SIB PO|
|Organisation Name||South Indian Bank|
|Mode of application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Stages of Exam||Online Exam, group discussion and personal interview|
|South Indian Bank PO 2021 Online Application Starts from||To be announced soon|
|Last Date to Apply for South Indian Bank PO||To be announced soon|
|South Indian Bank PO Exam Date 2021||To be announced soon|
|South Indian Bank Clerk Exam Date 2021||To be announced soon|
|Admit Card Download Date||To be announced soon|
|Result Date||To be announced soon|
|Interview Call Letter||To be announced soon|
|Probationary Officer||X/ SSLC, XII/ HSC & Graduation with minimum 60% aggregate|
To apply for South Indian Bank PO Recruitment 2021, you should know the complete application process. Please follow the below simple steps to complete your application on time:
For any change in the process of application, we will keep you posted!
For Queries/ Information please write to email@example.com
And keep periodically checking the official website of SIB: www.southindianbank.in
The fee has to be paid by online modes like a credit card, debit card or net banking. The fee amount may vary according to the categories of the candidates. Please take a print of the ‘E-Receipt’ generated by the system once the application is complete
For more details on any change regarding fees please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
If there are any changes in the current guidelines in near future, we will update on our website as well.
|English Test||Antonyms, Spelling Test, Word formation Test, Fill in suitable words, Grammar, Error spotting, Correction of the sentence, Active and passive voice, Direct /indirect speech, Reading Comprehension, Passage completion, Theme detection, Deriving conclusion, Rearrangement of passage|
|DI & Analysis||Bar & Graphs, Line charts, Mixed DI|
|Reasoning||Formation of words, Statement and conclusions, Syllogisms, Statement /arguments, Coding /decoding, Blood relations problems, Passage and conclusions, Alphabet test, Number, ranking and time sequence, Direction sense test, Decision-making test, Figure series, Input/output, Assertion and reasoning, Sitting arrangement, Odd figure out, Analogy, Series test, Miscellaneous test|
|General Awareness||Overview of the Indian Financial System, History of Indian Banking System, Recent credit and monetary policies, Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc., Introduction to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc., Current affairs related to national and international issues of the last 6 months|
|Computer||Windows operating system, Basics Internet, Terms and services, Networking and communication, Database basics, Basics of hacking,, Security tools and viruses|
This section contains all the details regarding the exam pattern that SIB follows for PO examination.
Kindly note that:
Please refer to below table for time and marks allotted for each section:
|Name of Tests||No.of Qs.||Max.Marks||Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)|
|Reasoning Aptitude & Computer Aptitude||40||50||40 minutes|
|Banking /General/ Economy/ Awareness||40||50||20 minutes|
|English Language||40||50||40 minutes|
|Data Interpretation||40||50||40 minutes|
Please note that candidates who manage to clear online mode of examination i.e., the 1st stage will be shortlisted based on their scores for the next round of Group discussion and Personal Interview. The marks obtained will be consolidated together and will be considered as the final mark.
|Probationary Officer||Please refer to the official website for new salary structure, allowance, etc.|
Some of the basic job profiles after joining as a PO will be:
Please note that the job vacancy number is yet to be disclosed on the official website. We request you to keep checking this website and the official website of SIB for the latest news on vacancy regularly.
For reference, please find below the previous year’s approximate vacancy:
|Post||No. of Vacancies|
|PO (Probationary Officer)||160|
Candidates, please find the below test centre across India. Please apply for the one nearest to you.
Keep an eye on the official website of South Indian Bank to check the updated centre list if any.
Our team will update you in case of any changes in the exam centre list.
|State/ UT/ NCR||Centre|
|Andhra Pradesh||Guntur, Hyderabad, Kakinada, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam|
|Chandigarh||Chandigarh - Mohali|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu|
|Karnataka||Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi|
|Kerala||Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthpuram, Thrissur|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain|
|Maharashtra||Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai/Thane/Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Pune|
|Punjab||Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana|
|Telangana||Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Warangal|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut|
|West Bengal||Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Howrah, Kolkata, Siliguri|
Also check the following table:
Above tables refers to the sectional cut-offs and the reservation wise cut-offs for candidates applying for SIB PO.
Please note that these cutoffs do not hold for 2021 yet. For any latest update, please keep an eye on the website we will update as per the new rules if there are any changes. Candidates should also keep checking the official website.
SIB PO mock test papers will help the candidates to get prior knowledge on how the exam works. It will help the candidates to get familiarized with every section in the exam. For group discussion topics, candidates can Google current affairs. Candidates can also Google search the latest exam papers and mock papers. These are available on various websites.
Ques. What is SIB PO?
Ans. South Indian Bank (SIB), is a private sector banking organization. The establishment of the bank was the fulfilment of the dreams of a group of enterprising men who joined together at Thrissur, Kerala. SIB is the FIRST among the private sector banks in Kerala to become a scheduled bank in 1946 under the RBI Act. And also, FIRST bank in the private sector in India to open a Currency Chest on behalf of the RBI in April 1992. Every year SIB conducts Probationary officer examination for aspiring candidates.
Ques. How many stages will be there in South Indian Bank PO Recruitment?
Ans. There will be three stages in South Indian Bank PO Recruitment: Online Exam, group discussion followed by a personal interview.
Ques. How to download the South Indian Bank PO admit card?
Ans. To download the South Indian Bank PO admit card, visit the official website and download the admit card. The South Indian Bank PO admit card is usually released 10-15 days before the examination.
Ques. What is the probation period after clearing SIB PO?
Ans. The probation period after clearing all the rounds of SIB PO and getting selected is 2 years.
Ques. What is the examination fee?
Ans. The examination fee for reserved candidates is INR 200/- and for Non-reserved candidates is INR 800/-
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.