SBI PO 2018 Exam Notification Apply Online for 2000 Probationary Officer Vacancies

SBI PO 2018 Exam Date (SBI PO Apply Online): Finally, State Bank of India has unfolded a much awaited employment advertisement for Probationary Officer Post through their official site on 21st April 2018. This news will be a treat for graduates who were eagerly expecting for this recruitment. The availability of vacancy is less comparing to the last year’s notification. Overall there are 2000 vacancies which are going to be filled below this position. Any Graduates who are passionate about getting a job in banking sector are requested to apply for SBI PO 2018 vacancies. Job Seekers who visited our site in search of information regarding the nearing recruitment in SBI are asked to read the contents given in the below section.

SBI PO 2018 Exam Notification – Highlights
Organisation State Bank of India
Designation Probationary Officer
Qualification Graduate
Vacancy No’s 2000
Last Date 13-05-2018
Job Type Permanent Basis
Location Anywhere in India

SBI PO 2018 Exam Notification

State Bank of India is a world famous financial service bank which is headquartered at Mumbai, Maharashtra. This banking sector ranked 232nd on the “Fortune Global 500” list and has 14000 branches all over the world. Every year it releases notification for jobs such as Clerk, PO, specialist Officer and many other posts. Same way this year also SBI has issued the vacancy advertisement for Probationary Officer post, in order to fill the openings which exist below various branches of SBI bank in India.

Aspirants who are about to completed their final Semester or year are also eligible to take part SBO PO Recruitment 2018. However, they should be able to produce their graduate certificate at the time of interview. Candidates have to come across several shortlisting processes for achieving this post. You can go for bank coaching centres for boosting yourself for the upcoming SBI PO Exam. Initially, the selected persons have to undergo probation for a period of 2 years before confirming their job. Willing and suitable graduates are encouraged to apply for this job through online mode only.

SBI PO Vacancy Details

Sl.No Post Name No of Posts Age Limit Salary
1 Probationary Officer (PO) 2000 30 years Rs.27620/- pm

Emoluments Offered:

Aspirants who successfully completes all the selection stages should undergo probation for a period of two years. After probation, a screening process will be conducted.

Candidates who satisfy the standards of bank will be appointed as Officer Middle Management Grade Scale-II. Similarly, aspirants who qualify the exam but fail to fulfill the standards would be appointed as Officer Junior Management Grade Scale-I. The monthly salary offered after probation is given in the below section.

  • Pay Scale – Rs.23700 to 42020/- pm

Eligibility Criteria for SBI PO Recruitment 2018

Academic Qualifications:

Candidates who have completed Graduate degree in any discipline from a government approved institute or university can apply for Probationary Officer job. Aspirants who are holding chartered accounted qualification are also suitable for this job.

  • Required Qualification – Any Graduate or CA

Age Restrictions & Relaxation:

Job Seekers who are not aging below 21 years and not above 30 years are capable for this officer post. The maximum age limit of the applicant will be calculated as on 1st April 2018.

On the other hand, applicants who are belonging to reserved or any special category can get concession in age according to the norms of Indian government in force.

  • Age Limit for SC/ ST/ Domiciles of J&K/ Ex-servicemen – 35 years
  • Age Limit for OBC – 33 years
  • Age Limit for PWD – 40 years
  • Age Limit for PWD (OBC) – 43 years
  • Age Limit for PWD (SC/ ST) – 45 years

Selection Process for SBI PO Exam 2018

Recruitment Procedures: With reference to the qualification details mentioned by the candidates on online application form, only the satisfying applicants would be invited for various selection processes.

Initially, a preliminary examination will be conducted for conducted for a total of 100 marks for eliminating large number of aspirants appearing for the next round.

  • English Language – 30 marks
  • Quantitative Aptitude – 35 marks
  • Reasoning – 35 marks

Candidates who are securing the minimum cut-off marks will be invited for Main Examination through email or SMS. The main examination will be conducted for a total of 250 marks, were 200 marks are allotted for Objective type section and remaining 50 marks is for descriptive type.

  • Reasoning – 60 marks
  • Data Analysis – 60 marks
  • Banking Awareness – 40 marks
  • English Language – 40 marks
  • Descriptive test – 50 marks

Individuals who qualify in both the sections are required to appear for Group Discussion (20 marks) & Personal Interview (30 marks).

The marks secured by the participants in Main and Interview will be calculated and a final mark list will be prepared category wise in descending order.

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Main Exam
  • Group Discussion
  • Personal Interview

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How to Apply for SBI PO Exam 2018

Application Fee:

The application fee has to be paid through online by using payment gateways such as Internet Banking, Credit or Debit card. Fee once paid will not be remitted at any cost.

  • Fee for SC/ ST/ PWD – Rs.100/-
  • Fee for General and Others – Rs.600/-
  • Payment Mode – Online

Apply Online Steps for SBI PO Exam:

Candidates who find themselves to be qualifying the terms and conditions of SBI PO 2018 can submit your application through online. Aspirants are asked to register themselves before filling the application form. The detailed instructions for online application are listed out in the below section.

  • At first, visit the formal site of SBI i.e. “”.
  • Click on the “Career with us” tab on the top right corner of the page.
  • On the next page, below the “Latest Announcement”, click on “Apply Online” link under the respective advertisement.
  • Now, hit on the “Click here for New Registration” tab and fill the basic details.
  • After giving the submit option, a unique Registration Number and password will be generated.
  • Use it as login data and upload the photo and signature in the specified size.
  • Fill the form with required details and give “Save & Next”
  • After filling the form, you will be directed to payment window.
  • Choose the payment mode and pay the fee.
  • After successful submission, an application form along with e-receipt will appear on the screen.
  • Take the printout of the form and bring it will appearing for interview.
Reference Links
Official Notification
Apply online Click here

SBI PO 2018 Exam Date

Events Important Dates
Starting Date of Online Application 21-04-2018
Closing Date for Online Submission 13-05-2018
Call Letter for Prelims will be available from 18-06-2018
Preliminary Exam Date 1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018
Prelims Exam result 15-07-2018
Call Letter for Main Exam will be available from 20-07-2018
Main Exam Date 04-08-2018
Main Exam Result Date 20-08-2018
Download Interview Call Letter  from 01-09-2018
Group Discussion & Interview will be held on 24-09-2018 onwards
Final Result Date 01-11-2018

Note: We have illustrated lot of details such as qualification, age, salary, etc of SBI PO 2018 in the above section, for making it easy for referring. You can also check the official notice for gathering more information.

Updated: 2018-05-10 — 5:29 pm

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