Applications are invited for Recruitment Of Probationary Officers In Associate Banks Of State Bank Of India (SBI) via Advertisement No. CRPD/PO/AB/2009-10/06.


Click here for SBI PO Result 2010

Written Examination:

March 07, 2010 (SUNDAY)

Last Date for Fee Payment:

January 25, 2010

Online Registration Starts:

January 01, 2010

Online Applications Ends:

January 31, 2010

Bankwise Details of Vacancies:

1. SBBJ: 255 Posts

2. SBH: 674

3. SBIND: 100

4. SBM: 317

5. SBP: 245

6. SBT: 126


Eligibility: (As On January 31, 2010)


55% aggregate marks in class XII or

Diploma course after 10th standard AND 50% aggregate marks in Graduation irrespective of Pass Course or Honours Course.

General and other Candidates:

60% aggregate marks in class XII or

Diploma course after 10th standard AND 55% aggregate marks in Graduation irrespective of Pass Course or Honours Course.

In case of candidates having professional qualification(s) of CA or CWA or CFA or CS (Company Secretary), where graduation is not compulsory, the candidates should have secured minimum 60% aggregate marks in class XII (55% in case of SC/ ST/ PWD candidates) and pass marks in any one of the above examination.

Age Limit:

21 to 30 years [Relaxation as per rules]

Selection Procedure / Syllabus:

Phase I - Written Examination:

A. Objective Written Test:

Duration: 2 hours


i) Test of English Language (Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc.)

ii) Test of General Awareness, Marketing & Computers

iii) Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation

iv) Test of Reasoning (High Level)

B. Descriptive Written Test:

Duration: 1 hour


Test of English Language (Comprehension, short precis, letter writing & essay)

Descriptive test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who are adequately high in percentile ranking in each of all the four objective tests and have scored overall aggregate 40 % in case of General category and 35% in case SC /ST /OBC /PWD category. The qualifying marks for descriptive test will also be 40% for General category and 35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWD. The merit list of written examination will be based on the aggregate of the marks obtained by the candidates in objective and descriptive tests.

Phase II - Group Discussion and Interview:

Qualified candidates in written examination will be called for group discussion and interview depending upon the vacancies in each category subject to maximum of three times the number of vacancies.

The marks of group discussion and interview will be put together and the candidates who secure 40% marks (35% in case of SC/ST/OBC/PWD) in group discussion and interview will be considered for final selection. The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category. The candidate will have to pass both in Phase I & II.

SBI PO Call Letters 2010:

Those candidates who do not receive call letters latest by February 28, 2010 should contact in person at the address indicated against examination centre opted by them along with print out of application and original fee receipt.

Pay Scale:

Rs. 10000-470/6-12820-500/ 3-14320-560/7-18240 (JMG Scale I)

Application Fee:

SC / ST / PWD: Rs. 50

Others: Rs. 500

How To Apply:

Candidates are required to go to any Branch of State Bank of India and pay the amount of prescribed fees and postage and get receipt from the branch. The receipt should be retained and produced at the time of written test. The candidates are required to apply online through website or No other means / mode of application will be accepted.

Download More Details and Challan Form for Fee Payment: (Click the Recruitment Link)

More Sample Question Papers:

You can find more sample papers here: Computer, English, Reasoning, Maths, General Knowledge

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