SBI PO Recruitment 2018 Exam is directly conducted by the State Bank of India. The bank selects the eligible candidates for the Probationary officer post. SBI PO Recruitment is one of the popular jobs in the Banking sector and thousands of aspirants across the country dream for SBI PO recruitment jobs. It is considered as the top job opportunity for the following reasons:

  • The Brand value of SBI & Reputation is associated with SBI PO post
  • SBI PO post gives satisfaction and social prestige
  • The pay will be highest among Public sector banks
  • The SBI PO opportunity gives job escalation even to the level till C.E.O.

Before beginning your preparation, the aspirant should get an idea about the latest updates, selection procedure, exam pattern, syllabus, previous year cut off etc.

  • Online Registration for SBI PO Recruitment starts on: 21.4.18
  • Online Registration for SBI PO Recruitment ends on: 13.5.18
  • Download call letters for preliminary exams on: 18 th June onwards
  • Online preliminary exam is conducted on: 1 st , 7 th , and 8 th July 2018
  • Preliminary exam results will be announced on: 15.7.18
  • Download call letters for Online SBI PO Recruitment Main Exam on: 20.7.18
  • Online Main exam is conducted for SBI PO Recruitment : 4.8.18
  • Main exam results will be announced on: 20.8.18
  • Download call letter for personal interview: 1.9.18
  • Conduct of group exercises & Interview: 24.9.18 – 12.10.18
  • Final results for SBI PO Recruitment out on: 1.11.18
  • Educational qualification for SBI PO: Graduate from any discipline
  • Age limit: 20-30 years

SBI PO Exam pattern:

The SBI PO selection comprises 3 stages. The written exams are conducted through online that is followed by interview. Setting the time and cracking SBI PO mock test ensures your time management and accordingly you can practice more The structure of written exam is as follows:

Phase-1: SBI PO Preliminary Examination

SBI PO Recruitment preliminary exam is conducted by online for 1 hour and the marks is for 100. The test contains 3 sections. The sectional cut-off is cancelled and the overall score for all the sections is considered for the selection of next round.

Subject No of questions Marks Duration
English language 30 30 20
Numerical ability 35 35 20
Reasoning ability 35 35 20
Total 100 100 1 hour

Phase-2: SBI PO Recruitment Main Examination

SBI PO consists of 200 marks objective and 50 marks descriptive question that is conducted online. The Descriptive test will be conducted soon after an objective test.

(I) Objective Test: The objective test is conducted for 3 hours and contains 4 sectional for 200 marks.

Subject No of questions Marks Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45


Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 45
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 35
English Language 35 40
Total 155 3 hours

(ii) Descriptive Test: The descriptive test is conducted for 30 minutes with 2 questions of 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Essay & Letter writing)

1/4 th of negative marking is deducted for each wrong answer

If you are really working out for SBI PO recruitment , then it is your time for the best preparation.