SBI PO Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online For 2000 Probationary Officers Vacancies @


SBI PO Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online For 2000 State bank of india Probationary Officers Vacancies at State Bank of India (SBI) has released notification inviting application from eligible candidates for the post of Probationary Officers (PO). The application process for SBI PO 2018 begins from 21st April, 2018. Interested applicants can fill the forms online by registering on the SBI website. The written exam will be conducted in two phases that is Preliminary and Main, followed by a group exercise and an interview. The Preliminary Exam for SBI PO recruitment will be conducted on 1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018 onwards.

SBI PO Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online For 2000 Probationary Officers Vacancies @

Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as Probationary Officers (POs) in State Bank of India. Candidates selected are liable to be posted anywhere in India.

  • Before applying, candidates are requested to ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria for the post as on the date of eligibility.
  • The process of Registration is complete only when fee is deposited with the Bank through Online mode on or before the last date for payment of fee.
  • Candidates are advised to check Bank’s website or regularly for details and updates. No separate intimation/ advertisement etc. will be issued in case of any change/ update

SBI PO Recruitment 2018

State Bank of India PO Recruitment 2018

Any eligible candidate, who aspires to join State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer, is required to register on-line for the Recruitment Process. The examination will be held in three phases i.e. Preliminary examination, Main examination and Group Exercise & Interview. The candidates who are shortlisted after Preliminary examination will have to appear for Main examination. The candidates shortlisted after the main examination will be subsequently called for a Group Exercises & Interview.

Prospective candidates will have to apply after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the process of examinations and interview, eligibility criteria, online registration processes, payment of prescribed application fee/ intimation charges, pattern of examination, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.

The tentative schedule of events is as follows:

On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 

21.04.2018 to 13.05.2018

Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges21.04.2018 to 13.05.2018
Download of call letters for online Preliminary Examination18.06.2018 onwards
Online Examination – Preliminary1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018
Result of Online exam – Preliminary15.07.2018
Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam20.07.2018
Conduct of Online Examination – Main04.08.2018
Declaration of Result – Main20.08.2018
Download Call Letter for Interview01.09.2018
Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview24.09.2018 to 12.10.2018
Declaration of Final Result01.11.2018
Pre-Examination Training for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates
Download of call letters for Pre-Exam Training28.05.2018 onwards
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training18.06.2018 to 23.06.2018

Candidates are advised to regularly keep in touch with the authorised SBI website for details and updates.

Name of the Post – Probationary Officers (PO)

No of vacancies – 2000

Category Wise SBI PO Vacancy Details:

  • SC – 300
  • ST – 150
  • OBC – 540
  • GEN – 1010

Vacancies (PWD)

  • LD – 27
  • VI – 26
  • HI – 65

Basic pay is – Rs.27620/­-

Job Location – Anywhere in India

Educational Qualification required to apply for SBI PO Job: Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government. Those who are in the Final year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 31.08.2018. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2018. Candidates possessing qualification of Chartered Accountant may also apply.

SBI PO Job Pay Scale: Rs. 23,700 – 42,020/-

SBI PO Job Age Limit: (As on 01.04.2018) Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2018 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1988 and not later than 01.04.1997 (both days inclusive). Age Relaxation as per Government Rules is applicable.

Application Fee for SBI PO Recruitment:

  • SC/ST/PWD Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only)
  • General and Others Rs. 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

Selection Procedure for SBI PO Recruitment 2017:

Phase-I : Preliminary Examination: Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections.

Phase-II : Main Examination: Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.

Phase – III : Group Exercises (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks): The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category. Adequate number of candidates in each category, as decided by the Bank will be called for Group Exercises and Interview. The qualifying marks in Group Exercises &Interview will be as decided by the Bank.

Final Selection : The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for preparing the final merit list for selection. Only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II), both in Objective Test and Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in GE & Interview (Phase-III) for preparing the final merit list. The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II and Phase-III separately.

Marks secured by the candidates in the Main Examination (out of 250 marks) are converted to out of 75 and marks secured in Group Exercises & Interview (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25. The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating converted marks of Main Examination and Group Exercises & Interview out of 100. The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category.

Results of the candidates who qualify for Main Examination and Group Exercise & Interview as well as the final select list will be made available on the Bank’s website.


Presently, the starting basic pay is Rs 27,620/- (with 4 advance increments) in the scale of Rs 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020 applicable to Junior Management Grade Scale-I.


General: 4

General (PWD): 7

OBC: 7


SC/SC(PWD)/ ST/ ST (PWD): No Restriction

How to Apply For SBI PO Recruitment 2018?

Candidates can apply online only from 21.04.2018 to 13.05.2018. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Eligible candidates can apply for SBI PO vacancy through the following steps:

  • Visit the official website. ( or Direct online link given below)
  • Click on “New Registration”.
  • Enter the required details correctly such as your name, date of birth, contact details, educational qualifications etc.
  • Upload scanned copy of your photograph and signature.
  • Pay application fee through Debit card/Credit card/Netbanking.

After successful completion of the payment process, take a printout of completed application form and keep it for future use.

For more details about State Bank of India Probationary Officers Recruitment 2018, Examination Centers list etc visit Official notification.

All further announcements/ details pertaining to this process will be published/ provided only on SBI authorised website or from time to time. No separate advertisement will be issues in this regard.

Important links:

Apply Online For SBI PO Recruitment 2018 : Click Here (Online Application Form & Registration)

SBI PO Syllabus 2018

Official SBI PO 2018 Recruitment Notification (Full)

Official Website:

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