SBI Probationary Officer (PO) Recruitment 2019

Last Reviewed and Updated on 16-04-2019

If you are waiting to join the government sector jobs or banking sector job as an officer, then your wait is over now. SBI has finally released the notification for upcoming SBI PO 2019 exam to fill 2000 posts of Probationary Officers in different branches of SBI. So get ready and prepare yourself to crack the SBI PO exam 2019 and be a part of the universal bank along with various medical benefits, accommodation benefits.

Candidates who are eligible and are keen to join the banking sector can apply for SBI Probationary Officers online from 2nd April 2019 to 22nd April 2019.

SBI PO Vacancies 2019

The SBI has released 2000 vacancies for the post of POthis year. Every year lakhs of aspirants prepare and applyfor the SBI PO exam to secure their future as a government employee.The link of SBI POofficial notification is mentioned belowfrom whereyou can apply for the post of probationary officer. The total number of vacancies for the SBI PO and other details are mentioned below;

  • Recruitment for Post: Probationary Officer (PO)
  • Available Posts: 2000 and additional 133 (PWD). So, total 2133 posts are released for the recruitment by SBI.
  • Approximate Pay Out:The starting basic pay will be approximate 27,620/- (with 4 advance increments). The total compensation per annum on CTC basis will be a minimum of 8.20 lakhs and maximum of 13.08 lakhs. This may vary depending on the place of your posting and other factors too.
  • Job Location: Anywhere in India

SBI PO 2019 Vacancies by Category are:

Type No. Of Posts
General 810
SC 300
ST 150
OBC 540
PWD (LD, VI & HI) 133
Total 2133

SBI PO Recruitment 2019 Important Dates:

We understand that you may miss the important dates related to the exam while preparing for the exam. So, we have compiles a complete list of the important dates of the SBI PO exam 2019 and you can also subscribe to our notification alert services so that there will be no chances of missing any important date.

Scheduled Notification Start Date Last Date
On-line registration Application by candidates 02.04.2019 22.04.2019
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges 02.04.2019 22.04.2019
Download of call letters for online SBI PO Preliminary Examination 3rd week of May 2019 onwards -
Online Examination – Preliminary 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019 -
Result of Online exam – Preliminary 1st week of July 2019 -
Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam 2nd week of July 2019 -
Conduct of Online Examination – Main 20.07.2019 -
Declaration of Result – Main 3rd week of August 2019 -
Download Call Letter for Interview 4th week of August 2019 -
Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview September 2019 -
Declaration of Final Result 2nd week of October 2019 -

Eligibility Criteria for SBI PO Exam 2019

Educational Qualification for SBI PO Exam 2019-2020

  • Graduation in any stream from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification OR
  • He/She in the Final Year/Semester of their Graduation along with the proof of passing the graduation examination on or before 31.08.2019 OR
  • Aspirants having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate, provided date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2019 OR
  • Aspirants possessing the qualification of Chartered Accountant.

Age limit for the SBI PO Exam 2019

  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Relaxation of Age in certain categories:

Category Age
SC/ST 5 years
OBC (Non Creamy Layer) 3 years
PWD (SC/ST) 15 years
PWD (OBC) 13 years
PWD (Gen) 10 years
Ex-Servicemen 5 years
Jammu & Kashmir domiciled during 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 years

Nationality: Indian Citizenship or Subject of Nepal or Bhutan

Selection Procedure of SBI PO Exam 2019

  • Preliminary Test
  • Main Examination: Objective TestandDescriptive Test
  • Group Discussion
  • Interview
  • Final Selection

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019

The SBI PO exam consists of 3 phases i.e. Pre, Mains and Group Exercises. You have to appear and qualify each of them so that you can be eligible for the final selection process.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern

No. of Qs
English Language
20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude
20 minutes
Reasoning Ability
20 minutes
1 Hour 

SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern

No. of Qs
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
60 Min
Data Analysis & Interpretation
45 Min
General Awareness about Economy/Banking
35 Min
English Language
40 Min
3 Hours

And the Descriptive Test will be of 30 minutes with 50 marks and there will be a test of English Language (Letter, Writing & Essay).

Application Fees for SBI PO Exam 2019

General/UR/EWS/OBC candidates will pay Rs. 750 as the application fees and SC/ST/PWD candidates will pay Rs. 125 through online mode using Net-banking/Credit or Debit Card.

How to Apply Online Application Form for SBI PO Exam 2019

The link of the online application form of SBI PO exam is now active. You can directly fill the form online by clicking on the link mentioned below. Here are the few steps that you need to follow to fill the application form online:

  1. Fill the Application form in the click here for new registration section.
  2. You will receive a provisional Registration Number and Password after registration.
  3. Save them for future reference.
  4. Pay your fees through online payment mode.

Important Links:

Admit Card for SBI PO Exam 2019

You can download your admit card from the link that will be updated at SBI official website. Make sure to check the details before downloading the admit card.

SBI PO Exam 2019 Results

The results of SBI PO exam 2019 will be announced after the completion of every phase. The selection will be according to the merit list. Candidates who will be in the merit list will be considered for the final selection and medical fitness test.

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