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sbi poSBI PO CLERK Vacancies 2020

Every year more than 20 lakh aspirants appear for the SBI Bank PO examination. The official notification of SBI PO 2020 is released in 04-Aug-2020. The Online Registration for SBI PO 2020 will start from 05Aug- 2020 to 26-Aug-2020. There are 1167 Vacant Posts vacancies for the post of probationary officer and management trainees (MT).

  • Available Posts: 1417 Vacant Posts

  • Names of Vacant Positions: Probationary Officers/Management Trainee (PO/MT)

Participating Banks and Category-wise Vacancies: 

SBI has released a total of 1417 Probationary Officers vacancies in 9 participating banks. Aspirants can check the category-wise vacancies below:

Bank wise SBI PO 2020 Vacancies List 

Salary of SBI PO

The entry-level basic pay is higher in SBI as compared to other nationalized banks. The starting basic pay is Rs 27620 with four advance increments in the pay scale of 23700-980 (7) – 30560 – 1145 (2) – 32850 – 1310 (7) – 42020.

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria

The following eligibility criteria should be fulfilled by the candidates hoping to appear for SBI PO 2021 exam:

Nationality:

  • Candidates of Indian nationality are eligible to apply.

Age limit:

  • As on 1stApril 2021, the minimum and maximum age of the candidates should be 21 and 30 years respectively.

Relaxation in upper age:

Relaxation in the upper age limit will be given as follows:

Category

Upper Age relaxation

SC/ ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

PWD

SC/ ST candidates- 15 Years

OBC candidates- 13 Years

Gen candidates- 10 years

Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers/ Short Service Commissioned Officers who have rendered at least 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within one year from the last date of receipt of application) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment

5 years

Persons ordinarily domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir during the period of 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989

5 years

Educational qualification:

  • The candidates should hold a graduation degree from a recognized university in order to be eligible.
  • Candidates in the final year of their graduation degree who will pass the final exam before 31stAugust 2021 can apply too.
  • Those with a Chartered Accountant qualification are also eligible.

Number of attempts:

The maximum number of attempts for different category candidates is given below:

  • General candidates: 4 attempts
  • OBC and PWD (General/ OBC) candidates: 7 attempts
  • SC/ ST and PWD (SC/ ST) candidates: No limit
SBI PO 2020 Exam Pattern for Prelims Exam
Here is a table to analyze exam pattern for the preliminary exam:

Duration of Examination

1 hour 

Types of questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Maximum Marks

100 marks

Total number of questions

100 questions

Marking scheme

1 mark each for every correct answer

Negative marking

A quarter of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted

Mode of examination

English/ Hindi Language

Section-wise Pattern for SBI PO Prelims Exam

Section Name

No. of Questions

Total Marks

Sectional Duration

English Language

30

30

20 minutes

Quantitative Ability

35

35

20 minutes

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20 minutes

Total

100 questions

100 marks

60 minutes

SBI PO 2020 Exam Pattern for Main Exam
  • The exam has objective type questions along with the descriptive test.
  • The descriptive section tests English proficiency of the candidate. It is 30 minutes online test carrying a weightage of 50 marks.
  • There are questions based on letter and essay writing. Below table describes the exam pattern for SBI Mains :

Section

Objective Test

Descriptive Test

Duration of the examination

3 hours or 180 minutes

30 minutes

Number of questions

155 questions

Letter Writing/ Essay Writing

Maximum marks

200 marks

50 marks

Negative Marking

Quarter of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted

Not applicable

Mode of examination

Hindi and English (Hindi will not be applicable for English language section)

English

Section-wise Pattern for Main Objective Paper:

Section

Total Questions

Maximum Marks

Sectinal Duration 

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

60

60

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

60

45

General Awareness (Economy & Banking)

40

40

35

English Language

35

40

40

Total

155 Questions

200 marks

3 hours

 

SBI PO Group Discussion & Interview Pattern
  • Candidates who qualify SBI PO Main Exam, appear for the Group Exercise and Personal Interview rounds.
  • Marks for Group Exercise round are 20.
  • Marks for Personal Interview round are 30.
SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern
S.No.Name of SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language303020 minutes
2Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
Total1001001 hour
SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern
S.No.Name of SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutes
2Data Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutes
3General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness404035 minutes
4English Language354040 minutes
Total155200

3 hours

Bank conducts pre-examination training at certain centres for SC/ ST/ Religious Minority Community candidates in consonance with the guidelines issued by Government of India. It is conducted to provide necessary guidance to the candidates.

The training is imparted free of cost but other expenses regarding travelling, boarding, lodging etc. to be borne by the candidate.

Generally, it is a 6 day event generally conducted few days just before the start of Preliminary Exam.