SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Notification, Eligibility Criteria, Apply Online

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Notification, Eligibility Criteria, Apply Online

Dear Aspirants,

Good news for the candidates who want to work in Banking Sector, for this, SBI has released a  official notification for the recruitment of 2000 Probationary Officer (PO) in India. Eligible candidates can apply online application from 14th Nov to 4th Dec 2020.

SBI PO Application Process

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Important Dates

Activity Dates
Start date for Online Application 14th Nov 2020
Last Date for Online Application 4th Dec 2020.
Download of Call Letter for Prelims Exam 3rd/4th week of Dec 2020
Online Prelims Exam 31st Dec 2020 & 2nd, 4th, 5th Jan 2021
Result of Prelims Exam 3rd week of Jan 2021
Download of Call letter for Mains Exam 3rd week of Jan 2021
SBI PO 2020 Exam Date – Mains 29th Jan 2021
Result of Online Exam – Main 3rd/4th week of Feb 2021
Download Call Letter for Personal Interview 3rd/4th week of Feb 2021
Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview February/ March 2021
Declaration of Final Result Last week of March 2021

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

Candidates should have passed Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any Equivalent Qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Those who are in Final year of their graduation can apply.


Minimum age is 21 years and maximum age is 30 years as on 1st April 2020.

Age relaxation is application for the following category.

SC / ST – 5 years

OBC – 3 years

PWD – 10 to 15 years

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Vacancy Details- Category Wise

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

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Application Fee

Category Fee
General /OBC 750

SBI PO Recruitment 2020 : Selection Process

The selection process for Probationary Officer (PO) will be done through a three tiered process.

(i) Preliminary Examination

Preliminary Exam consists of Objective test of 100 question will be conducted online.

Prelims Exam Details for SBI PO

(ii). Main Exam

Main Exam consists of the objective test for 200 marks and 50 marks for Descriptive

Objective Test

Main Objective Exam Details for SBI PO

Descriptive Test

The Descriptive test consists of test of 30 minutes with two question of English Language (Essay & Letter). Candidates will have to answer the descriptive test by typing on a Computer.

(iii). Group Discussion & Interview

Qualified candidates can appear for this round. Group discussion consists of 30 marks and Interview consists of 20 marks.

SBI PO Exam Negative Marking

There will be a penalty for wrong answered marked in Objective Test. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answers.

Official Notification of SBI PO Recruitment 2020

Official Notification

How to Apply SBI PO Recruitment 2020 ?

Eligible candidates need to follow below steps to complete SBI PO Application process.

Link to Apply Online

  1. Click on the Above link.
  2. Click on Click here for New Registration on  the above.
  3. Enter your details Name, Father ‘s Name etc.
  4. Log In by entering the registration ID and Password.
  5. Upload your Photo and Signature.
  6. Make the payment by debit card, credit card Net Banking  etc.
  7. Click on Final Submit.
  8. Print your application form for future Reference.

All the best for your upcoming exam!

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Updated: November 16, 2020 — 8:57 pm

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