SBI PO Recruitment 2020-21 – 2000 Vacancies Open

Department State Bank of India
Total Vacancies 2000
Notification No. CRPD/PO/2020-21/12
Last Date to Apply: 04/12/2020
Notification Published on 14/11/2020

Latest Updates SBI PO (Probationary Officers) 2020

20/02/2021 - Admit Card (Interview)

SBI has released the admit card for a Interview on 20th February 2021 - Click Here

16/02/2021 - Result (Main Exam)

SBI has declared the result for a Main Exam on 16th February 2021 - Click Here

19/01/2021 - Admit Card (Main Exam)

SBI has released the admit card for a Main Exam on 19th January 2021 - Click Here

18/01/2021 - Result (Preliminary Exam)

SBI has declared the result for a Preliminary Exam on 18th January 2021 - Click Here

22/12/2020 - Admit Card (Preliminary Exam)

SBI has released the admit card for a Preliminary Exam on 22nd December 2020 - Click Here

21/12/2020 - Admit Card (Pre-Exam Training)

SBI has released the admit card for a Pre-Exam Training on 21st December 2020 - Click Here

SBI PO Recruitment 2020-21 Basic Information

Positions PO (Probationary Officers)
Location Across India
Qualification Graduation
Application Procedure Apply Online

State Bank of India (SBI) has published a recruitment notification (CRPD/PO/2020-21/12) on 14/11/2020. The notification is for recruitment of PO (Probationary Officers). Here you will get the complete information about SBI PO (Probationary Officers) Recruitment online application form. You will get here complete detail about SBI PO (Probationary Officers) application procedure, important dates, application fees, age limit, qualification, number of vacancies, pay scale and important links. We advise to the visitors that you should read the official notification of SBI PO (Probationary Officers) before submit application form. The links of official website of State Bank of India and official notification are given below.

SBI PO 2020-21 Selection Procedure

Selection Process: The selection for Probationary Officers will be done through a three-tier process:

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 100 marks will be conducted online.

Sl. Name of Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
1. English Language 30 Total Maximum Marks 100 20 minutes
2. Quantitative Aptitude 35 20 minutes
3. Reasoning Ability 35 20 minutes
Total 100 1 hour

Selection criteria for Main Examination: Categorywise 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 10times (approx.)the numbers of vacancies in each category will be shortlisted for Main Examination from the top of the above merit list.

Phase-II: Main Examination: Main Examination will be conducted online and will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50marks. 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 objective test is 3 hours and it consists of 4 Sections of total 200 marks. There will be separate timing for every section

Test Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
I Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
II Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
III General/Economy/Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
IV English Language 35 40 40 minuted
Total 155 200 3 hours

(ii) Descriptive Test: The duration of Descriptive Test is 30 minutes. It will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) with two questions for total 50 marks.

Phase-III: In view of the Social Distancing and safety measures necessitated due to COVID-19 pandemic, the 3rdPhase may comprise of (i) Interview only (50 marks) OR (ii) Interview(30marks) & Group Exercises (20 marks). Candidates will have to score minimum qualifying marks in Phase-IIIto be considered for final selection.

Candidates qualifying for Phase-III under ‘OBC’ category would be required to submit OBC certificate containing the ‘Non-Creamy layer’ clause. Candidates who have registered themselves as OBC but do not submit OBC ‘Non-Creamy layer’ certificate and request to be interviewed under the General category will not be entertained.

Important Dates

Events Dates
Starting Date to Apply Online 14/11/2020
Closing Date to Apply Online 04/12/2020
Starting Date for Payment of Fees 14/11/2020
Closing Date for Payment of Fees 04/12/2020
Pre-Examination Training Call Letter Available 21/12/2020
Download Prelims Call Letter 22/12/2020
Prelims Exam (Phase-I) (31-12-2020 to 05-01-2021) 31/12/2020
Declaration of Result of Prelims Exam 18/01/2021
Download Main Exam Call Letter 19/01/2021
Main Exam (Phase-II) 29/01/2021
Declaration of Result of Main Exam 16/02/2021
Phase-III Call Letter 20/02/2021
Phase-III Interview Date (Feb/March 2021)
Declaration of Final Result (Last Week of March 2021)

Application Fees

Category Fee
For General/EWS/OBC Candidates Rs. 750/-
For SC/ST/PWD Candidates No Fees
Payment Mode Online Mode

SBI PO Recruitment 2020-21 Eligibility Criteria & Vacancies Details

You can find here the complete eligibility criteria to apply for SBI PO Recruitment 2020-21. The age limit, minimum qualification, number of vacancies and pay scale for SBI PO Vacancy 2020-21 is given below.

Post Name Vacancies Qualification Age Limit Pay Scale
Probationary Officer (PO) 2000 Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government 21-30 Years as on 1st April 2020 Basic pay is 27,620/- in the scale of 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020

SBI PO 2020-21 Vacancy Details:

Category SC ST OBC EWS Gen Total
Vacancy 300 150 540 200 810 2000
Total 300 150 540 200 810 2000

SBI PO (Probationary Officers) Recruitment Important Links

You can find here all important links to apply for SBI PO Recruitment 2020-21. We advise to the candidates that you must read the official notification before filing application form for SBI PO Vacancy 2020-21.