SBI PO 2021: Notification, Eligibility, Application Form, Exam Date

In this article today, we will share with you all the important aspects of the State Bank of India recruitment notification which was launched recently for recruitment of the SBI PO in the year 2020. In this article, we will share with you all the important aspects related to the recruitment such as the important date on which the examinations will be undertaken by the concerned authorities to choose the correct candidate for the PO recruitment vacancy. we will also share with you all the eligibility criteria, documents required and a step-by-step application procedure which will essential for you to apply for the SBI examinations.


About SBI PO 2021

The State Bank of India has come up with the recruitment notice for the post of PO in the year 2020. The State Bank of India comes up with the recruitment notice that recruits students from India who are aspiring to become government officials or even aspiring to take up the banking jobs in the near future. The recruitment opportunity is provided by the State Bank of India by undertaking the examinations which are held at the correct timing for the students to take part in.

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Details Of SBI PO 2021

NameState Bank of India Probationary Officers Exam (SBI PO 2021)
Conducted ByState Bank of India
BeneficiaryAspirants of PO
Post namePO

Important Dates

These are the important dates on which the examination for the recruitment of PO will be undertaken:-

Application FormApril 2, 2020
Last date to fill the Application FormApril 22, 2020
Training to begin onMay 10, 2020
Release of Admit CardMay 17, 2020
Prelims Exam DateJune 8, 9, 15 and 16, 2020
Main Exam DateJuly 20, 2020
GD and InterviewSeptember 2020
Final ResultOctober 2020

Vacancies Available

The following vacancies of the recruitment are available for the different categories of society:-

CategoryVacancies Available

Pay Scale Salary Of SBI PO

The following salaries are provided to the people for the job of PO officers in the SBI recruitment:-

Basic PayPay ScaleAllowancesCompensation
Rs 27,620 with 4 advance increments     23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020 applicable to Junior ManagementDA HRA/Lease rental CCA Medical and other allowances & perquisites as per rulesThe total compensation per annum on CTC basis is minimum of 8.20 lakhs and a maximum of 13.08 lakhs depending on the place of posting and other factors.  

Eligibility Criteria

The following is the eligibility criteria to apply for the SBI examination for the post of PO:-

  • The applicant must be an Indian citizen.
  • The candidate must be 21 to 30 Years as on 01.04.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born between 02.04.1990 and 01.04.1999 (both dates inclusive)
  • The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized by the Central Government.

Age Relaxations

The following relaxations are given to the people belonging to different categories and cast:-

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ ST5 Years
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)3 Years
PwD (SC/ST)15 Years
PwD (OBC)13 Years
PwD (Gen)10 Years

Application Fee

The following application fees must be submitted while applying for the SBI examinations:-

CategoryApplication Fee
General/ OBCRs 750 (application fee including intimation charges)
SC/ ST/ PwDRs 125 (intimation charges only)

Exam Pattern Of SBI PO

The following is the Exam pattern for the recruitment of PO:-

Name of Tests(Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
English Language30301 Hour
Numerical Ability3535
Reasoning Ability3535

Attempts Limits

The following are the attempts which are allowed for the people belonging to certain caste or category:-

CategoryAttempts Limit
PWD (General)7
OBC and OBC (PWD)7
SC/STNo Limit

Registration Process Under SBI PO

You must follow the following registration procedure to apply for the SBI examination:-

  • Visit the official website here
  • On the home page, click on link “Career with us”
  • Select the option called ‘SBI PO 2020 Application Form’
  • Fill the application form with name, educational qualifications, address, mobile number, email, and other information.
  • Upload scanned image of passport size photo and signature.
  • Click on ‘Submit’
  • Pay the fee through debit/ credit card and net banking.
  • Take a printout of the application form

Downloading Admit Card

To download the admit card, you have to follow the simple procedure given below:-

  • Visit the official website here
  • On the home page, click on link called “SBI PO 2020 Admit card”
  • A new webpage will be displayed on your screen.
  • Enter the
    • Registration number
    • DOB/Password
  • Your admit card will appear on the screen
  • Take a print-out of the same

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