SBI SO 2018 Exam Notification Apply for 171 Specialist Officers @

SBI SO 2018: State Bank of India has revealed a recruitment notification for fulfilling various Specialist Officer Cadre designations. This has been officially announced in their web portal. Professional in various streams who are eager to work in banking sector can make use of this opportunity. However, candidates have to participate in the Online written exam and other recruitment processes conducted by SBI in order to be eligible for the particular position. In this section, candidates may refer and get information about all the latest notifications issued by State Bank of India regarding the SBI SO 2018 exams. We ask aspirants to follow this section frequently to get latest information as it happens.

SBI SO Exam 2018 Notification – Highlights
Exam Name Specialist Officers Exam
No of Vacancies 171
Qualification CA/ ICWA/ ACS/ MBA/ PGDM/ B.E/ B.Tech
Selection Process Online Examination, Interview/ Group Discussion
Last date 28-01-2018 & 04-02-2018
Application type Online
Job Type Permanent
Job Location All over India

SBI SO 2018 Exam Notification

State Bank of India (SBI) is a government owned bank which is head quartered at Mumbai, Maharashtra. It offers financial and banking services to customers at various parts of India. There are more than 140000 branches in India as well as in abroad countries. Now, these branches require well experienced and sincere specialist officers for Wealth Management. If you are a candidate with the passion of getting into a well known bank, then this will be a right chance for you. As per the SBI SO 2018 Exam Notification, a personal interview, online test and medical test will be conducted for shortlisting t suitable persons for the respective specialist Officer positions such as Manager, Chief Manager and Deputy Manager. Appointees shall be posted at its offices which are located in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Delhi, Kochi, Indore, Mumbai, etc. as per the requirement of the Bank.

SBI SO Recruitment 2018 Vacancies

Sl.No Name of the Post No of Vacancies Age Limit
1 Specialist Officer (Manager & Chief Manager) 121 25 years (Min)
1 Deputy Manager (Internal Audit) 50 35 years (Max)

Remuneration: For the regular appointment in SBI SO cadre, the pay scale ranges are as shown in the list. In addition to this, other allowances and benefits applicable to employees as per the rules.

  • Pay Scale (Deputy Manager) : 31705-45950
  • Pay Scale (Manager) – Rs.42020-51490/-
  • Pay Scale (Chief Manager) – Rs.50030-59170/-

The appointed candidates will be on the probation period for a duration of 12 months and after that they will be absorbed in to the regular cadre. And for Manager and Chief Manager posts, the probationary period will be decided by the Bank very soon.

Eligibility Criteria for SBI Specialist Officer Exam 2018

Educational Profile: Officials who have completed Management studies or Post Graduate Diploma or Graduate or Post Graduate degree in their respective discipline are capable to apply for SBI SO Posts.

  • CA/ ICWA/ ACS/ MBA/ PGDM/ B.E/ B.Tech

Work ExperienceAspirants who are holding post qualification experience in concerned discipline are eligible to apply. Candidates who are applying for the above said Managerial posts should have at least minimum years experience in statutory/internal/Concurrent Audit of banks or other Accounting Firms.

  • Chief Manager – 8 years
  • Manager – 5 years
  • Deputy Manager – 2 years

Age LimitationThe upper age and lower age limit applicable for each of the position is listed below. The age of the applicants will be computed as on 01st December 2017 for Deputy Manager post and 31st December 2017 for other posts.

  • Manager & Deputy Manager – 25 to 35 years
  • Chief Manager – 25 to 38 years

Age Relaxation: Reserved and special category applicants can expect for relaxation in age as per Government of India rules.

  • For OBC – 3 years
  • For SC/ ST – 5 years
  • For PWD – 10 years
  • For PWD (SC/ ST) – 15 years
  • For PWD (OBC) – 13 years

Selection Process for SBI SO Exam

Deputy Manager: The information provided by the individuals on the application and certificates shall be verified by the selection committee and only the satisfying officials would be intimated for interview via sms or email.

Outstation candidates called for interview will be paid 3rd class AC rail fare. Bring original copies of your credentials at the time of interview. The marks obtained by the aspirants will be computed and a merit list shall be prepared. However, the final selection will be done only after medical examination.

  • Online Examination
  • Interview/ Group Discussion

Manager & Chief Manger: In case of Manager and Chief manager post, selection will be based on short listing and personal interview. Finally merit list will be prepared in descending order on the basis of scores obtained in interview. Such candidates will be ranked according to their age in descending order in the selection list.

  • Personal Interview

Application Procedure for SBI SO Exam 2018

Application Fee: The application Fee plus intimation charges have to be paid by using online gateway such as net banking, credit or debit card. If the fee payment is not successful, your registration process will not be completed successfully.

Category Application Fee Intimation Charges Total Fee
General & OBC Rs.500/- Rs.100/- Rs.600/-
SC/ ST/ PWD Rs.100/-

How to Apply Online for SBI SO 2018

Officials who are very much eager to apply for these Specialist jobs should use the official site of SBI for filling their application form. Candidates should have valid e-mail ID, which should be keep active till the declaration of result. We have given the clear details about the online application procedure in the below lists.

  • Go to the official site of SBI i.e. “” or “”
  • Hit on the “Careers” tab on the top right corner of the page
  • Below the Latest announcement caption, click on the “Apply Online” link which is under the “Recruitment of officers in Specialized Cadre”
  • Tap on the “Click here for new registration” tab and fill up the basic details
  • After submission, a Registration No and Password will be generated
  • Use it as login data and fill the details like qualification, experience, etc
  • Upload the scanned copies of photo and signature
  • Choose the payment option and make the fee payment
  • After fee payment, an e-receipt will be displayed in the Screen
Reference Links
Official Notification 1
Apply Online Click here
Official Notification 2
Apply Online Click here

SBI SO 2018 Important Dates

SBI SO 2018 – Dates
Events Important Dates
Advertisement dated on 16th January 2018
Online application submission and fee payment starts from 16th January 2018
Online application submission and fee payment ends on 4th February 2018
Last date for the receipt of hard copy of application and other enclosures 12th February 2018
Online application submission starts from 5th January 2018
Online application submission ends on 28th January 2018
Date of online application 25th February 2018

In the above paragraphs, we have mentioned the important details of SBI SO 2018 for making it easy for the job hunters. Please refer the detailed notice for gathering more information.

Updated: 2018-01-16 — 2:58 pm

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