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South Indian Bank PO Result

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Nov 11, 2020

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The South Indian Bank had conducted recruitment for Probationary Officers (PO) and Probationary Clerks in 2019. The exams for Probationary Clerks and Probationary Officers were held on 26th July and 25th July respectively.

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The results of the same had also been declared by the exam conducting authority on 19 December 2019. Candidates that appeared for the examinations can check their results by visiting the Bank's Official website and entering their Roll number / Registration number.

SIB PO Result

How to Check the South Indian Bank PO result?

Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to check the South Indian Bank PO result:

Step 1: First of all, open South Indian bank’s official website in your web browser.

Step 2: Click on the “Careers” link present on the top menu.

Step 3: Find and click on the “Recruitment of Probationary Officers” link present on the page.

Step 4: Now select “Online test results” link.

After this, you’ll be landed on another page, where you’ll be asked to enter basic details.

Step 5: Enter the required details such as the State you’ve applied for, Registration number / Roll number and date of birth and hit the submit button.

A long merit list will appear containing roll number and name of the qualified candidates. Download and save it as Pdf for future reference.

Step 6: You can search your name/roll number in the list by using the search function shortcut key (Ctrl + F).

SIB PO Selection Process

South Indian Bank PO Result: Selection Process

After clearing prelims, candidates are screened via personal interview and group discussions. The notification of the same can be found on the bank’s official website. The final selection of candidates is made based on their performance in online tests, group discussions (GD) and personal interview. However, candidates also have to pass the document and background verification process in order to get appointed.

The probation period for South Indian Bank for the post of Clerk is six months only. Candidates will be given a confirmation letter only after the satisfactory performance during the probation period.

SIB PO Cut-off

South Indian Bank Previous Year Cut-Off

South Indian Bank PO is one of the most-awaited and popular examinations for those who want to make a career in the government banking sector. The competition is increasing year by year. Thus, aspiring candidates must prepare for the exam keeping the previous year cut-offs and expected cut-off in mind.

South Indian Bank PO Category-wise 2019 Cut-Off

Category Marks (Out of 200)
General 92.0
OBC 88.5
SC 80.75
ST 72.0
OC (Orthopedically Challenged) 70.5
VI (Visually Impaired) 65.5
HI (Hearing Impaired) 65.5
ID (Intellectual Disability) 60.25

South Indian Bank Subject-wise 2019 Cut-off

Category English Reasoning ability Quantitative aptitude General awareness
General 12.25 12 11 10.75
OBC 7 8 7.5 6.5
SC 7 8 7.5 6.5
ST 7 8 7.5 6.5
PwD 7 8 7.5 6.5

South Indian Bank PO Category-wise Previous years’ Final Cut-off

Category Overall cut-off marks (out of 100)
2015 2016 2017
General 49.25 49.75 46.59
OBC 52.33 44.43 40.83
SC 39.20 34.25 38.95
ST 34.78 34.73 37.24
OH 43.80 43.08 46.11
VI - 40.78 32.92


Ques. What is the eligibility criteria for the post of Probation Officer (PO) in South Indian Bank?

Ans. Candidates aspiring for SIB PO post may check their eligibility criteria before applying. There are certain educational qualifications requirements and age restrictions to apply for the position of PO in the South Indian Bank.

  • Educational qualification criteria: The minimum educational qualification required to apply for the post of Probationary Officer in South Indian Bank is X (Matriculation), XII (12th or equivalent) and graduation with minimum 60% marks from recognised board/university. (Candidates having CGPA ranking system should have a CGPA equivalent or more than 60% to apply for this post).
  • Age criteria: Candidates should have completed 18 years of age, and their age should not exceed 25 years. However, in the case of SC/ST candidates, the upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years. All other candidates except those belonging to SC/ST category should follow the general age criteria.

Ques. What is the salary of South Indian Bank PO?

Ans. After selection of candidates, there is 8 months classroom training during which monthly remuneration of Rs.3000/- is paid to the students, and after that, there is a four months long internship during which monthly stipend of Rs.15000/- is paid.

Starting salary of a Probationary Officer at South Indian Bank is Rs.23700/- per month. This post is eligible to receive remuneration as per Indian Banks’ Association rules with pay scale of 23700– 980/7 – 30560- 1145/2 – 32850- 1310/7 - 42020.

Ques. What are the critical roles of Probationary Officers (PO) at the Bank?

Ans. After completion of a successful internship and probation period of 2 years, the respective candidates are confirmed for the post of the officer based on their performance during the probation period. The Probationary Officers (PO) can be assigned any role/task in any department/branch/office, as per the bank’s requirement.

Some of the key roles of PO may include:

  • Marketing
  • Business development
  • General branch duties
  • Credit

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.