About SBI:

State Bank of India is an Indian multinational public sector bank and financial services statutory body headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra. SBI is the 43rd largest bank in the world and ranked 221st in the Fortune Global 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations of 2020, being the only Indian bank on the list.

Job Description

Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized 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 31.12.2023.

Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.12.2023.

Candidates possessing qualifications such as Medical, Engineering, Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant etc. would also be eligible.

Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2023 i.e. candidates must have been born not later than 01.04.2002 and not earlier than 02.04.1993 (both days inclusive).

Relaxation in the upper age limit shall be given as per Govt Norms. Check the official notification to know about age relaxation.

SBI PO Selection Process

The selection for SBI Probationary Officers will be done through a 3 Phase process

1. Preliminary exam

2. Mains exam and

3. Group Exercise & Interview

Phase – I: Preliminary Examination: Preliminary Examination consisting of an Objective Test for 100 marks for 1 horswill be conducted online. The test will have of 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows

Selection criteria for Main Examination:

Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the Preliminary Examination.

There will be no sectional cut-off. Candidates numbering 10 times (approx.) the numbers of vacancies in each category will be short listed for Main Examination from the top of above merit list.

Phase – II: Main Examination:

Main Examination will be conducted online and will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Tests for 50 marks.

The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after the conclusion of the Objective Test and candidates will have to type their Descriptive Test answers on the computer

(i) Objective Test: The duration of the objective test is 3 hours, and it consists of 4 Sections of total 200 marks for 3 hours. There will be separate timing for every section


SBI PO 2022- Important Dates:

On-line registration including Editing/ Modification of Application by candidates: 07.09.2023 to 27.09.2023

Payment of Application Fee: 07.09.2023 to 27.09.2023

Download of Preliminary Examination Call Letters: 2nd Week of October 2023 onwards

Phase-I: Online Preliminary Examination: November 2023

Declaration of Result of Preliminary Examination: November / December 2023

Download of Main Examination: Call letter November / December 2023

Phase-II: Online Main Examination: December 2023/ January 2024

Declaration of Result of Main Examination: December 2023 / January 2024

Download of Phase-III: Call Letter January / February 2024

Phase-III: Psychometric Test: January / February 2024

Interview & Group Exercises: January / February 2024

Declaration of Final Result: February / March 2024

Pre-Examination Training for SC/ ST/ OBC/Religious Minority Community candidates

Download of call letters for Pre-Examination Training 1st week of October 2023 onwards

Conduct of Pre- Examination Training 2nd week of October 2023 onwards