SBI PO 2019 - Notification, Online Application, Exam Date, Syllabus, Admit Card

All about State Bank of India (SBI) Probationary Officers (PO) ✓ Notification ✓ Application Form ✓ Number of Vacancies ✓ Exam Date ✓ Syllabus ✓ Eligibility ✓ Question Papers ✓ Sample Papers ✓ Admit Card ✓ Answer Key ✓ Results ✓ Preparation Tips & more for Entrance Examination will be held in 2019.

Preliminary Examination will be conducted tentatively in June 2019. Candidates are advised to regularly check Bank's website or for details and updates.

Bifurcation of vacancies
OBC - Other Backward Caste :
SC - Schedule Caste :
ST - Schedule Tribes :
Total :

SBI PO 2019 Important Dates

1. Commencement of on-line registration of applications: April 13, 2019

2. Closure of on-line registration of application: May 2, 2019

3. Closure for editing application details: May 2, 2019

4. Last date for printing of application: May 17, 2019

5. Online fee payment: April 13 to May 2, 2019

6. Entrance Exam Date : June 2019

SBI PO 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised 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 01.09.2016. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 01.09.2016.

Note : The date of passing eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the marksheet or provisional certificate issued by the University / Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University / Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University / Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing. Irrespective of the date of examination, in case the proof of having passed the examination as on 01.09.2015 is not produced as detailed above the candidate will not be eligible.

SBI PO 2019 Application Form

In order to apply, the candidates are required to visit the official SBI website and submit the forms online.

The candidates are required to pay an application fee of Rs 600. The candidates belonging to the reserved category are required to pay only Rs 100. The fee can be paid using debit card or credit card or internet banking.

Pre-requisites for applying online:
  • The candidates should have valid email ID which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will help them in getting call letter/interview advices etc. by email.
Payment of fees (online mode):
  • The candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature;
  • The candidates are required to visit Bank's website and click on the tab 'careers with us';
  • The candidates should fill the application carefully. Once the application is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data. In the event of candidates not being able to fill the data in one go, they can save the data already entered. When the data is saved, a provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. The candidates should note down the registration number and password. They can re-open the saved data using registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed. This facility will be available three times only. Once the application is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data. No change/edit will be allowed thereafter. The registration at this stage is provisional;
  • After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application form, the candidates are required to pay fees through the payment gateway integrated with the application, following the instructions available on the screen;
  • The payment can be made by using debit card/credit card/internet banking by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates;
  • On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be generated; which may be printed for record. The printout of the application form is not to be sent to the Bank;
  • If the online transaction is not successfully completed, the candidates should register again and make payment online;
  • There is also a provision to reprint the e-receipt and application form containing fee details, at later stage.

SBI PO 2019 Selection Procedure

The candidates will be short listed on the basis of their performances in Phase I (preliminary exam), Phase II (main exam) and Phase III (group discussion and interview). The preliminary exam is likely to be held in June.

The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II) will be added to the marks obtained in GD & Interview (Phase-III) for preparation of the final merit list.

The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II and Phase-III separately. Marks secured by the candidates in the Written Test (out of 250 marks) are converted to out of 75 and marks secured in Group Discussion & Interview (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25. The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating converted marks of Written Test and Group Discussion &Interview out of 100 for each category. The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category.

Results of the candidates who have qualified for GD & Interview and the list of candidates finally selected will be made available on the Bank's website. Final select list will be published in Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar.
SBI PO Syllabus 2019
Reasoning: Focus on Comprehension Reasoning, Venn Diagrams, Number Series, Coding and de-coding, Problem Solving Techniques, Statement & Conclusion type questions, arithmetic reasoning, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series, syllogistic reasoning, Seating Arrangements, Decision Making, Input & Output, Logical Reasoning. Questions form Non Verbal Reasoning may ask in the Exam.

English Language: Mainly Focus on the topics like Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Error, Sentence correction, fill in the blanks, Sentence Arrangements/ Word Arrangement, Comprehension & Cloze Test nothing can be out of these mentioned Topics etc. Comprehension will be lengthy.

DI & Quantitative Aptitude: Questions will be asked from Simplification, Number Series, Quadratic Equations Average, Percentage, Time & Work, Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Investment, HCF LCM, Problem On Ages, Bar Graph, Pictorial Graph, Pie Chart. Data Interpretation is the section which have to be focused.

General Awareness: Questions will be asked from Indian Current Events, Banking, General Science, General Knowledge. Focus will be mainly on Current affairs of National & International news, Important dates, Current Science, Technology, Sports & Culture & Banking Sector. Questions from Marketing will also be in ample amounts to Test Your Knowledge.

Computer Awareness: Basic of Computers, Computer Organization, Generations of computer, Input & Output Device, Shortcuts & Basic knowledge MS word, MS Excel, MS power point, Memory Orientation, Internet, LAN, WAN, Modem, Computer Abbreviations, Modern day Technology. Remember short cut Tricks of MS Word, MS Excel & Computer Abbreviations.

Descriptive Test: This Test will be of Qualifying Type & will be Test of English Language. Questions will be ask from Essay writing, précis writing and Letter writing. For Descriptive Test Focus on the Current News of Finance Sector, National Issues, Recent Government Scheme & Editorials from the leading English Newspaper like The Hindu.

Contact Email :

Official Website :

Click here for : Apply Online

No comments:

Powered by Blogger.