SBI PO Admit Card 2017: The State Bank of India has updated the link for downloading your SBI PO Admit Card 2017 for the upcoming Preliminary Examination. Candidates who have applied for Probationary officer post through online from 7th February to 6th March 2017 can start to download their admit cards from now onwards. The official notification for this examination was released on the month of February and Graduates who are fond of banking jobs applied in response to this advertisement. According to the tentative exam schedules, the preliminary examination will take place on the last week of April and 1st week of May 2017. So, the aspirants are requested to go through the downloading instructions for admit card and other details from the below section.
|Bank Name||State Bank of India (SBI)|
|Exam Name||SBI PO Exam 2017|
|Prelims Exam Date||29th, 30th April and 6th & 7th May 2017|
SBI PO Admit Card 2017
State Bank of India is one of the widely known financial service bank which is located at Mumbai, Maharashtra. The recruitment for probationary officer will be conducted every year for filling the openings which are available at various branches of SBI.
Those who are getting appointed as Probationary Officer have to undergo probation for a period of two year. Only after verifying their performance he or she will be considered for permanent posting. Those who are going to appear for any competitive examination should carry a admit card along with them.
Similarly, aspirants who are going to participate in the PO exam must also hold SBI PO Admit Card 2017 along with valid photo ID proof. These documents will be verified by the invigilators who are standing in your exam hall. Those who are failing to bring this card will not be permitted for the exam.
It is essential to pass this prelims exam because, only then you can take part in the upcoming selection process. The details or contents mentioned in the SBI PO Admit Card 2017 are listed out in the below section.
- Candidate’s Name
- Roll/ Register Number
- Exam Date
- Exam Venue
- Applicant’s Photo
- Instructions for candidates
Things to Remember: Candidates who are going to take part in the prelims examination have to produce the SBI PO Admit Card 2017 along with valid photo ID proof.
Also, the contestants should not carry any electronic gadgets while getting into the exam hall. Don’t forget to paste the recent passport size photo which you used while filling online application form.
Here we have listed the essential documents or things which should be carried while taking part in the exam.
- SBI PO Admit Card along with Original & Self Attested Photo ID Proof.
- Paste a recent passport size photo on the space given for it.
- Bring a Ball point pen or pencil for working out the questions.
- Don’t bring any electronic gadgets inside exam hall.
SBI PO Exam 2017
Every year, SBI will conduct this exam for recruiting young and talented graduates below Probationary Officer posts. This year, there were totally 2313 vacancies which were lying below different branches of SBI. To solve this situation, this bank is going to conduct a SBI PO Exam 2017 in the month of April and May 2017.
Now, we are going to see about the important qualifications, selection process and exam pattern for SBI PO Exam in the below section.
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates who have completed any Graduates course and aging between 21 to 30 years were allowed to apply through online. If they are holding any beforehand experience in their respective field, then it will be an added advantage for them.
The eligibility conditions which are needed to apply for SBI PO Exam is given in the below list.
- Qualification – Any Graduate or CA
- Age Limit – 21 to 30 years
Selection Process: Initially the applications submitted through the online shall be validated by the screening team. Individuals who found to be suitable will be invited for preliminary exam.
Those who qualify in this exam will be invited for Main examination through email or sms. Candidates who secure the minimum qualifying marks in this test are required to appear for the group discussion followed by personal interview.
Then, finally, the marks obtained by the individuals in Main exam and Personal interview will be calculated and the final mark list will be drawn out in descending order. Based upon the availability of vacancies, candidates who are ranking top in the merit list will be given appointment order.
- Preliminary Exam
- Main Exam
- Group Discussion
- Personal Interview
Question Pattern and Stages: There are two stages in SBI PO Exam viz. Preliminary and Main Exam. In the preliminary exam, there will be a total of 100 questions which will be conducted for one hour time. The main examination will be conducted for a total of 250 marks for a duration of 3 ½ hours.
The questions for this examination will be asked from sections such as English Language, Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation, Banking Awareness and computer.
The details regarding the SBI PO Preliminary Exam Pattern 2017 is mentioned clearly in the below list.
- Preliminary exam will comprise of objective type questions which will be conducted through online.
- There will be a total of 100 questions and each question carries one mark.
- This examination will be conducted for duration of one hour.
- Aspirants have to submit their answers only through online.
- For each and every wrong answer, a penalty of 25 marks will be detected.
- There will be four options for each question.
How to Download SBI PO Admit card 2017
Aspirants who have applied for the Probationary Officer post can download their Admit card for the upcoming preliminary exam. Use the official career portal of SBI for grabbing your Admit Card. To attain your SBI PO Admit Card 2017, applicants have to enter the registration number and password (which you obtained during online registration) in the login fields for obtaining your admit card.
Along with this admit card, candidates should also enclose their original and Xerox copies of valid photo ID proof. At first, candidates have to visit the official site of SBI and then click the career tab at the top. On the new window, hit on the Admit card link which is present below the concerned advertisement. You will be moved to a login window. Enter your registration number and password in the concerned column for obtaining your admit card.
The step wise instructions for downloading the SBI PO Admit Card 2017 is available in the below list.
- Go to the official site of SBI i.e. “www.sbi.co.in”.
- Click on the “Career with us” tab on the top of the page.
- On the next page, choose the “Download Admit Card” link below the concerned advertisement.
- You will be directed to a login window.
- Enter the Registration Number and password or Date of Birth and give the “Submit”
- Now, your admit card will appear on the next page in printable form.
- Click on the Download icon and save your admit card.
Exam Venue: The SBI PO exam will take place in almost 34 states. While applying through online candidates have to mention their state along with your respective district name. Based to the centre mentioned in the online form, the management will a allot exam venue for the participants.
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Tirunelvelli|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair|
Check the remaining exam venues from the official notification of SBI PO.
|Download SBI PO Admit Card||Click here|
|Starting Date of Online Application||7th Feb 2017|
|Closing Date for Online Submission||6th March 2017|
|Call Letter for Prelims will be available from||15th April 2017 onwards|
|Preliminary Exam Date||29th, 30th April and 6th & 7th May 2017|
|Prelims Exam result||17th May 2017|
|Call Letter for Main Exam will be available from||22nd May 2017|
|Main Exam Date||4th June 2017|
|Main Exam Result Date||19th June 2017|
|Download Interview Call Letter from||26th June 2017|
|Group Discussion & Interview will be held on||10th July 2017 onwards|
|Final Result Date||5th August 2017|
Note: For the ease of Participants, we have mentioned the details regarding the release of SBI PO Admit Card on the official site.