SBI PO 2018 Recruitment

SBI PO 2018 Recruitment

About SBI PO: – 

SBI is state bank of India. The State Bank of India is originated in the first decade of the 19th century. On 2 July 1806, the Bank of Calcutta renamed as the Bank of Bengal. The Imperial Bank of India became the State Bank of India July 1955. The headquarters of SBI is in Mumbai, India. It is a governmental organisation which conducts banking exam every year. In which of one the exam is SBI PO. There are many perks in working with this governmental body of banking. SBI has released the notification for SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment. Here we will update you with all the details regarding recruitment purpose. The official website of the SBI gets updated every day by their IT professionals. To get updates regarding SBI PO Exam, you can also download the SBI application on your Smartphone.

The SBI PO is the State Bank of India probationary officer exam. This exam is started in 1975 by IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection). The SBI PO recruits for Junior Management Grade-1 (JMG-Scale 1) Officer for their banks. The PO is often called as a scale-1 officer. Basically, he is the assistant manager in state banks of India in a particular branch. He manages all the work regarding management of bank policies. For this officer, post-SBI needs to recruits deserving candidates who can serve their banks and helps to innovate. Hence SBI conducts exams for PO every year to appointment new minds.

SBI PO 2018 Vacancy Details :

The State Bank Of India conducts an immensely famous examination which popular as SBI Probationary Officer Examination. In each session, SBI organized the examination to select skilled and talented youngsters through SBI PO Vacancy 2018 Notification. Application those are preparing for the banking sector competition exam they will be able to fill SBI PO 2018 Application Form by the use of the official website that is To get information in prescribed format check below mentioned details.

SBI PO 2018 Recruitment Vacancy Details

  • Name of Examination – SBI PO (Probationary Officer) Exam
  • Name of Post – PO (Probationary Officer)
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 2000

SBI PO 2018 Eligibility Criteria :

Applicants who are going to enroll in SBI Probationary Officer 2018 Exam can find here all the details regarding eligibility criteria.To apply for SBI PO 2018 Recruitment, particioants must have to eligible as per the education educational qualification, age limit, nationality, etc. of SBI PO exam.

Education Nationality Age limit
Graduation degree from recognized university or institution.

There is no minimum percentage.

You should not be in a final year. Only Those candidates are allowed whose graduation is completed.

Citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan, Tibetan refugee and migrated Peoples from Pakistan, Burma, Zaire, Sri Lanka, Zambia, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India are allowed to give exam candidates must have age between 20 – 30 years.

SC/ST/OBC and other who are covered under the government act, have the age relaxation.

You can check in the table below

  • Education-Graduation degree from recognized university or institution.
  • Nationality-Citizen of India, Nepal, Bhutan, Tibetan refugee and migrated Peoples from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India are allowed to give exam.
  • Age Limit -candidates must have age between 20 – 30 years.

 Note-Age relaxation for the mentioned below in the table:

Sr no. Category Age Relaxation
1 SC/ST 5 years
2 OBC (non creamy layer)p 3 years
3 Person with disabilities 10 years
4 Persons ordinarily domiciled in the Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 years
5 Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

SBI PO 2018 Important Dates :

We have mentioned dates to remember during the entire selection procedure of competitive exam SBI PO. The following table has all the information about the SBI PO 2018 Exam from the date of online application till the updating of the result. Let us check it out.

Schedule Date
SBI PO Online Application Starts From 21-04-2018
Last Date to Fill SBI PO 2018 Application Form 13-05-2018
Last Date to Payment of Application Fees 13-05-2018
Download of SBI PO Admit Card for online Prelims Exam 18-06-2018
SBI Probationary Officer Prelims Exam Date 01st, 07th, 08th July 2018
SBI PO 2018 Preliminary Result Declare In 15-07-2018
Download of Admit Card for Online Main Exam 20-07-2018
SBI PO Main 2018 Exam Organize In 04-08-2018
SBI PO Main Result of Announced In 20-08-2018
SBI PO 2018 Hall Ticket for Personal Interview Conducts In 01-09-2018
Group Exercises and Interview Date 24-09-2018
Declaration of SBI PO Final Result 01-11-2018

SBI PO 2018 Application Form :

Contenders who is willing to apply for SBI PO 2018 Recruitment need to visit the official website of State Bank of India PO to fill the recruitment application form. The website of SBI gets updated time to time. Now after downloading it, you have to fill it with the instructions mentioned in the online form. Candidate should read all the norms and policies of the government which is shared with them before filling up the form. Any type of missing or wrong information filled in the form can disqualify a candidate. Do not miss spell any important information i.e. Names, Degrees and addresses etc it will cancel your form. Answer or fill all the information in given order. Check website so to get notify about the next update.

Note: For the Identification proof, you will need to scan copy of your photograph and soft copy of the signature. Make sure you have your documents scanned before applying the form.

How to Fill SBI PO Application Form 2018?

The SBI PO application procedure is very easy, Applicants have to take care in filling your personal data correctly in order to avoid misshapenHere we have stated the step to apply for the SBI PO 2018 Recruitment.

•     Visit the official Website of State Bank of India
•     Click on the Home Page to open the link “Join”.
•    Click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR SBI PO” to open the On-Line   Application Form.
•    Click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” to register on the SBI PO Recruitment 2018.
•    An Email or SMS regarding the temporary registration number and password will be sent to you for registering yourself on the site.
•    Reopen the application by login with your temporary id and password.
•    Fill the SBI PO Application Form 2018 carefully. Read all norms and policies
•    Upload the photograph and signature wherever needed.
•    Pay the Requisite fees.

Check SBI PO Notification 2018 – Click Here 

SBI PO Application Form 2018 – Apply Online 

Payment of application

Make sure you have Debit / Credit Card / Net banking during the filing of SBI PO Recruitment Application for making online payment of the requisite application fee charges. The fee charges for the general candidates are Rs.600/- and for the candidates who come under the reservation category, fee charges will be Rs.100/-.

Application Fees
Rs. 100/- for SC/ST/PWD candidates. Rs.600/- for General and others

SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern :

The exam pattern and syllabus play an important role in preparation for any exam. By analyzing the syllabus you will get the important topics for the respective exam, which will make your preparation easy. Before examinations, you should check the exam pattern in order to maintain speed during the exam time. To solve your problem to some extent we have shared the exam pattern and syllabus as well for the SBI PO Recruitment 2018.

Exam Pattern

The SBI PO exam has two phase of written exam: Preliminary exam and main exam.

1. SBI PO Pre Exam Pattern

SL Name of test No of questions Marks Duration
1. English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 hour
2. Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3. Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

For SBI PO Preliminary Exam: Is consisting of three section reasoning, quant, and general awareness. The total marks are 100 and the total duration is one hour. In order to succeed in the prelims, you have to prepare well for all the three sections.

2. SBI PO Main Exam pattern:-

SBI PO Mains exam conduct in two phase one is Objective and another one is descriptive. Here below we have updated the Objective exam pattern.

SL Name of test No of questions Marks Duration
1. Reasoning and Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 Minutes
2. Data Analysis and Interpretation 35 60 45 Minutes
3. General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40 35 Minutes
4. English Language 35 40 40 Minutes
Total 155 200 3 Hours

Now another descriptive test contains 30 minutes duration test with 50 marks of English language (Letter Writing & Essay). All aspirants required to secure the passing marks in the descriptive test decided by the Bank.

Note: – Negative marking for all wrong answer given by candidates in the objective paper. 1/4 marks will be deducted on each wrong question.

SBI PO 2018 Syllabus :

The syllabus is the guideline for any competitive exam which gives us the frame to start our preparation. So here, we are providing you complete details of the SBI PO 2018 syllabus.

Sr no. Topics Contents
1 REASONING Machine coding and decoding

Logical Reasoning Syllogism

Sentence coding ,Puzzle / Seating Arrangement , Data Sufficiency, Number series

Blood relations etc.

2 QUANTITATIVE Number system

Simplification Approximation

Data Interpretation – Line Graph, Bar Graph, Mixed Chart, Pie Chart etc

Quadratic Equation etc

3 ENGLISH LANGUAGE Vocabulary: Synonyms, Antonyms, Word formation and sentence correction.

Comprehension: Theme detection, Deriving conclusions, Passage completion, Error detection, and Passage Correction, Sentence correction. Spelling: Grammar, Idioms, and Phrases.

4 GENERAL AWARENESS Awards & Honors Sports, Finance, Agriculture, Indian economy International Economy, UNO, Marketing, Indian constitution, History of Banking, countries/currencies, Books & Their Authors, Banking Terms, Fiscal-Monetary Policies, etc.


SBI PO 2018 Selection Process :

The starting SBI PO pay scale is 27,620 (with four increments) and also there are annual incentives worth 7 -12 Lakhs.


The SBI PO Selection Procedure 2018 has four stages: Prelims, Mains, Group discussion, and interview.

Four Stages of Selection Procedure
Preliminary Examination Main examination Group Discussion Interview

Preliminary Examination: The candidate should pass in this prelim in order to get eligible for the main exam. There is minimum cutoff which is decided by the SBI PO authorities.

Main examination: The cutoff is also set for the main exam, you have to get marks more than cut off in order to clear this exam.

Group Discussion: The candidates who are selected in mains are eligible for appearing in Group discussion. Those who got selected in GD will go for the interview process.

Interview: The interview will go to conduct by the sponsoring organization in each state across the country.

SBI PO Admit Card 2018 :

After the application process completes, the candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website. Candidates will be download SBI PO 2018 Admit Card by using their registration number and password and should go through all the mentioned instructions carefully. When the SBI PO Prelims Call Letter 2018 will be released, we will update here with an appropriate link.

SBI PO Cut off 2018 :

Cut-Off marks are the minimum marks which should be obtained by the applicant to qualify the examination. The SBI PO 2018 Cut off marks will be released by the SBI after the result declaration. After the written exam, the minimum marks required to qualify the exam will be published by the authorities and accordingly, a merit list is formed. Candidates can check SBI PO Cut Off Marks of last year from here which was released by the State bank of India.

SBI PO Result 2018 :

After the completion of the prelims written examination, we will provide the direct link to check SBI PO Prelims Result 2018 here. Only appeared candidates will be able to get the examination scorecard. Participants need to fill the candidate’s name and hall ticket number to download the SBI PO 2018 Result. For more updates, applicants need to keep regular update with us.

Note: Applicant those who are looking for the SBI PO Final Result 2017 are able to access the scorecard. SBI PO 2017 Final Result announced by the State Bank of India. Here we have provided the same link here.



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