SBI PO Recruitment 2016 – SBI PO Notification for 2200 Posts Apply

SBI PO Recruitment 2016 Apply at for 2200 PO Posts - SBI PO notification

State Bank of India (SBI) had issued a notification / Advertisement No. CRPD/PO/2016-17/02 for filling the vacancies of 2200 Probationary Officer (PO) posts. SBI had invited applications from Indian Citizens who satisfied the eligibility criteria, for appointment as Probationary officers. There are a total of 2200 posts that will be filled through Preliminary, Mains, GD & Interview. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online from 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016 at or Other details like Eligibility criteria, age limit, qualification, selection process, examination fee are given below.

SBI PO Recruitment 2016 - 2200 posts of Probationary Officer - SBI PO Notification

State Bank of India had announced this long time awaited recruitment drive on 03 May 2016. This is a recruitment drive for which many are waiting. Finally SBI had declared the notification and now candidates can apply online.

SBI PO Notification 2016

The Total No.of Vacancies are 2200 posts.
Name of the bank: State Bank of India (SBI)
Name of the posts: Probationary Officer (PO)
Details of the Posts:
General: 1028
OBC: 590
SC: 351
ST: 231
Total: 2200

SBI PO Vacancies for PWD included:
OH: 20
VI: 20
HI: 20
Total : 60

SBI PO Backlog vacancies included:
SC: 47
ST: 79
OBC: 42
Total: 168

The vacancies of Backlog and PWD had been included in 2200 posts.

SBI offers several Job offers and promotions. This includes being posted to top level management cadre if performance is among the best. Candidates have to clear a screening process after which they will be posted to Officer Middle Management Grade Scale-II.

SBI PO Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit: Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2016 i.e candidates must have been born
not earlier than 02.04.1986 and not later than 01.04.1995 (both days inclusive).
Age relaxation is applicable as follows:
3 years for OBC
5 years for SC, ST
PWD (SC/ST)-15 Yrs
PWD (OBC)- 13 Yrs
PWD (Gen)- 10 Yrs
Persons ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989: 5 years

Educational Qualification as on 30.06.2016: Candidates should have passed:
(i) For Probationary Officers: Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
Final year candidates can also apply: 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 should show the proof of graduation examination on or before 31.08.2016. The date of passing will be the date given on the marksheet / provisional certificate.

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Selection Process: Preliminary exam marks will not be counted for the selection. The marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II), both in Objective Test and Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in GD & Interview (Phase-III) for preparation of the final merit list.
Preliminary Examination will be conducted tentatively on 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10 July 2016.

Pay Scale : Presently, the starting basic pay is `27,620/- (with 4 advance increments) in the scale of 3700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020.

Examination Fee (non refundable): Candidates should have to pay:
SC/ST/PWD/XS: Rs. 100/-
General and OBC : Rs. 600/-

SBI PO Notification 2016 Exam dates

Eligible candidates can apply online through the website or from 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016.

  • Online registration including edit/modification of application by candidates : 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
  • Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges : 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
  • Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training (For SC/ST minority): 13-06-2016 onwards
  • Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 20-06-2016 to 25-06-2016
  • Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination: 14-06-2016 onwards
  • SBI PO Pre Exam date (Online Examination) – 2, 3, 9 & 10 July 2016
  • Result of Pre Online Exam – Preliminary: 18-07-2016
  • Download of Call Letter for Online Main Exam: 21-07-2016 onwards
  • Conduct of Main Examination – 31st July 2016
  • Declaration of Mains Result – 16th August 2016
  • Download Call Letter for Interview: 22nd August 2016
  • Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview : 1st September 2016
  • Declaration of Final Result : 30th September 2016

Helpdesk: For any problem in applying, payment of fee/intimation charges or receipt of Admission/Call letter, candidates can ask their queries at telephone no. 022-22820427 (between 11:00 AM to 06:00 PM on working days) or Candidates are advised not to forget to mention ‘Recruitment of Probationary Officers in State Bank of India-2016’ in the subject of the email.

For more details, download the SBI PO Notification from below.

Along with English Advertisement, SBI had also released PO notification in Hindi. You can download both the Hindi as well as English advt from below.
Download PO Hindi Notification
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