SBI PO Recruitment 2017 – SBI PO Notification for 2313 Posts

SBI PO Recruitment 2017 Apply at sbi.co.in for 2313 PO Posts - SBI PO notification

State Bank of India (SBI) had issued a notification / Advertisement No.  for filling the vacancies of 2313 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 2313 posts that will be filled through Preliminary, Mains, GD & Interview. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online from 07-02-2017 to 06-03-2017 at sbi.co.in or statebankofindia.com. Other details like Eligibility criteria, age limit, qualification, selection process, examination fee are given below.

SBI PO Recruitment 2017 - 2313 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 2017

The Total No.of Vacancies are 2313 posts.
Name of the bank: State Bank of India (SBI)
Name of the posts: Probationary Officer (PO)
Details of the Posts:
General: 1010
OBC:606
SC: 347
ST:350
Total: 2313

SBI PO Vacancies for PWD included:
OH: 25
VI: 25
HI: 40
Total : 90

SBI PO Backlog vacancies included:
SC: 47
ST:200
OBC:66
Total:313

The vacancies of Backlog and PWD had been included in 2313 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 01.04.2017 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1987 and not later than 01.04.1996 (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
ESM, ECOs, SSCOs: 5
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 01.07.2017: 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 passing graduation examination on or before 01.07.2017. 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 29th & 30th Apr and 6th & 7th May'17. Main Exam date is 04 June 2017.

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 2017 Exam dates


Eligible candidates can apply online through the website www.sbi.co.in or statebankofindia.com from 07-02-2017 to 06-03-2017.

  • Online registration including edit/modification of application and fee payment : 07-02-2017 to 06-03-2017
  • Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training (For SC/ST minority): 07-04-2017 onwards
  • Conduct of Pre-Exam Training: 17-04-2017 to 22-04-2017
  • Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination: 15-04-2017 onwards
  • SBI PO Pre Exam date (Online Examination) – 29, 30 Apr and 6 & 7 May'17
  • Result of Pre Online Exam – Preliminary: 17-05-2017
  • Download of Call Letter for Online Main Exam: 22-05-2017 onwards
  • Conduct of Main Examination – 04 June 2017
  • Declaration of Mains Result – 19 June 2017
  • Download Call Letter for Interview: 26 June 2017
  • Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview : 10 July 2017
  • Declaration of Final Result : 05 August 2017.


For more details, download the SBI PO Notification 2017 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.
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