SBI PO 2019 Notification PDF Download – SBI PO Recruitment 2019 Apply Online | 2000 Vacancies

SBI PO 2019 Recruitment Notification PDF : Dear Aspirants, State Bank of India has published the official Notification for the Recruitment of Probationary Officers for the Year 2019-20. Interested & Eligible Candidates can apply for the SBI PO Recruitment from the official website of State bank of India or from the link given below. Read the Article given below to know more about Eligibility Criteria and other details related to SBI PO 2019.


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SBI PO 2019 Details, Important Dates and Events :

Post name –  Probationary Officer 

Total Vacancies – 2000

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Mode of Examination – Online

Online Registration of Application will starts from – 2nd April 2019

Last Date of Online Registration and Application submission – 22nd April 2019

Online Preliminary Examination will be held on – 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th June 2019

SBI PO Mains Examination will be held on – 20th July 2019sbi-po-notification-2019

Final Result of SBI PO will Declare in – 2nd week of October 2019


Vacancy Details of SBI PO 2019 Recruitment :

SBI PO 2019 Vacancy Details
EWS (Economically Weaker Section) 200


Age Limit required for SBI PO : (As on 1st April 2019)

The Candidate must be of minimum 21 years and not older than 30 years that means the age limit to apply for SBI PO lie between 21-30 years.


Education Qualification required for SBI PO :  (As on 31st August 2019)

Candidates must have a Graduation Degree in any discipline from recognized University. Those who are in Final year of Graduation can also apply for the recruitment of SBI PO.  The Qualification will be valid only if the applicant can produce their graduation marksheet before the date mention above.


Number of Chances to appear in SBI PO Recruitment : 

SBI PO Number of Permissible Chances
General/PWD/OBC (PWD)7
SC/ST/PWDNo limit


Exam Pattern for SBI PO 2019 :

State Bank of India will conduct the Examination for the Recruitment of Probationary Officers in Three Phases - Preliminary Examination, Mains Examination, Group Exercise & Interview.

Prelims Exam Pattern for SBI PO 2019 Recruitment : Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 100 marks will be conducted online. The test will have of 3 Sections, with separate timings for each section.

There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 0.25 mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

SBI PO 2019 Prelims Exam Pattern
SubjectsQuestionsMarksTime Allotted
Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
English Language303020 minutes
Total1001001 Hour

Note : Those who clears the Prelims Examination will be shortlisted for Mains Examination.  Candidates numbering approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies in each category will be short listed for the Main Examination from the top of the merit list.


SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern 2019 : 

Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online.

Candidates will have to answer the Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after completion of the Objective Test.

SBI PO 2019 Mains Examination Pattern
Name of testNo. of QuestionsMarksTime Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 Minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation356045 Minutes
General/Economy/Banking Awareness404035 Minutes
English Language354040 Minutes
Total155200 Marks3 Hours


Descriptive Test Pattern for SBI PO 2019:

  • The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay).
  • The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.


Final Result :

Prelims Exam marks will not be considered for Final Merit Listing. Marks Obtained by Candidates in Mains exam ( Objective+Descriptive) and Group Exercise, Interview will consider for the Final Merit List.


Probation Period & Bond in SBI PO 2019 :

On joining, the selected candidates will be designated as “Probationary Officers” and will be on probation for 2 years.  The selected candidates will have to execute a Bond for a value of Rs. 2.00 lakh to serve the Bank for a minimum period of three years. 


Salary/Emoluments for SBI PO : 

The starting Basic Pay for probationary officer in SBI is Rs. 27,620. The total compensation per annum on CTC basis be a minimum of 8.20 lacs and maximum of 13.08 lacs depending on place of posting and other factors. The probationary officer will also be eligible for D.A, H.R.A/ Lease rental, C.C.A, Medical and other allowances.


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Application Fee to apply for SBI PO Recruitment :

Those candidates who are interested and wants to apply for the above recruitment will have to pay the fee in online mode for the registration and application submission. Following amount have to pay by the candidates in order to submit their application.

For General, EWS and OBC candidates - Rs. 750

For SC/ST/PWD candidates - Rs. 125


How To Apply for SBI PO 2019 :

  • Go to the Official website of State bank of India.
  • Navigate to the Career page and Click on it.
  • Search the Link for SBI PO Notification and Apply Online.
  • Click on the Apply Online link and Fill the required details to register your application.
  • Now Fill the Application form and also upload your passport size photograph and Signature.
  • Fill the rest of the details then Click on the Final Submit button and Pay the fee Online through Net Banking.
  • Take the Print out of your Application form and e-receipt for future reference.


Click Here to view SBI PO 2018 official Notification

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