SBI PO Selection Process – SBI PO Preparation

In this article I am going to tell you about SBI PO Selection Process. I have already written many articles on this topic and in this article I will consolidate all those articles so that all my students can take the benefit.

The State Bank of India Probationary Officer post is most popular among the students as far as Bank PO job is concerned. The State Bank Recruitment Examination is conducted by the Central Recruitment Board, State Bank Group. SBI conducts this exam in all major cities in India, every year they recruit around 400 to 500 probationary officers depending on the requirement.

sbi po selection process

sbi po selection process

State Bank of India has changed the exam pattern of its PO Examination from the year 2015. Earlier there was only one exam for the SBI PO, however now the exam has been divided into preliminary and mains examination.

There are two parts to the written exam

Candidates who pass the written examination i.e. both preliminary and mains examination will be called for group discussion and interview for final selection.

SBI PO Selection Process

Final Selection: The candidate will have to pass in preliminary examination, mains examination and thereafter in Group Discussion and Interview separately.

Those who will stand tall in the merit will get the selection.

Qualification Criteria for SBI PO Exam:

The candidates must have graduation from a recognized University or any equivalent examination recognized as such by Government of India. Proficiency in computer is desirable for the candidates. All the candidates can appear for the exam after attaining 21 years of age.

As far as SBI PO Selection Process is concerned the foremost thing is to understand about the eligibility criteria for SBI PO. You can appear only if you are eligible. Two most important things while considering eligibility for the SBI PO are age and education qualification. Here are the details.

SBI PO Eligibility

Once you are through with the eligibility criteria, next step should be to understand the exam pattern as well as syllabus of the SBI PO Examination. Understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus will help you to prepare in the right and proper manner otherwise the efforts may not help. Here is the detailed pattern and syllabus of the SBI PO.

SBI PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Now the question is why SBI PO is considered better than other Bank’s PO and why even Probationary Officer of other Banks tries for selection in SBI PO. First thing in my view is the higher salary and perks. In SBI salary and perks are much higher as compare to other bank. Here are the details.

SBI PO Salary

Other reason is that SBI is a very big and strong bank. Here the profile of a Probationary Officer is entirely different. You can have a look at how the profile of a SBI Probationary Officer is.

SBI PO Job Profile

If you still have any query about SBI PO job or SBI PO Selection Process, you may post your comment below.

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