SBI PO 2019
Shristi Kirti, 06 Sep 2019, #

SBI PO 2019 - State Bank of India (SBI) has released the group exercise and interview call letter of SBI PO on Spetember 5, 2019 to only those candidatse who had qualified in the mains exam. The result of SBI PO mains exam was announced on August 24, 2019. A total of 6,196 candidates have been qualified in the mains exam. SBI conducted the mains exam of SBI PO on July 20. Around 20,000 candidates who have cleared prelims exam of SBI PO 2019 were eligible to download the admit card of mains exam. Earlier, SBI released SBI PO mains admit card on July 5. SBI PO 2019 prelims exam was conducted from June 8 to June 16. Candidates who are shortlisted in the result of SBI PO mains exam will be further called to appear for Group Exercises and Interview. Know more about SBI PO 2019 in the article below.

The exam is conducted in three phases - prelims, mains and interview. Candidates have to qualify in all the phases of selection procedure of SBI PO to be appointed as Probationary Officer in branches of State Bank of India across the country. The final merit list and SBI PO final result will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the mains exam and interview. SBI PO 2019 is being conducted for 2000 vacancies. As per the final result of SBI PO 2018, as many as 2003 candidates were shortlisted as Probationary Officers.
Latest: SBI has released the SBI PO 2019 admit card for Group exercise and interview round on September 5, 2019 in online mode. Candidatse can download the admit card till September 28, 2019.

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SBI PO Admit Card 2019

The admit card of SBI PO 2019 for Interview has been released on September 5, 2019. Candidatse must downlod their admit card till September 28, 2019 by entering their required credentials in the login window. The mains admit card of SBI PO was released on July 5. Earlier, the admit card for the prelims phase was released on May 17, 2019. SBI releases the admit card for prelims, mains and interview separately. SBI PO admit card contains details related to exam centre address, name and roll number of the candidate, exam date and time, exam day instructions etc. Along with SBI PO admit card 2019, candidates will have to carry any one photo identity proof (Passport, Driving Licence, Aadhaar Card, PAN Card) to the exam centre.

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SBI PO Result 2019

SBI PO has declared the result for mains exam on August 24, 2019. 6,196 candidates have been qualified to appear for GD and interview. SBI PO prelims result was declared on June 29, 2019, for candidates who appeared for the exam on June 8 and 9. SBI declares SBI PO result in different phases – Prelims, Mains, GE and Interview and Final result in online mode. Candidates must note that marks secured in prelims exam will not be considered for final selection. Only the marks obtained in mains exam and GE and interview will be considered to prepare the final merit list and provisional allotment of candidates.


How to check SBI PO result 2019?

To check SBI PO result, candidates will have to follow the steps given below:

  • Click on the link SBI PO prelims result 2019 provided above on this page

  • Candidates will be redirected to the result link

  • Candidates will have to login credentials – registration number/roll number and password/date of birth in the login window

  • Download and save a printout of SBI PO result 2019

SBI PO 2019 - Highlights

Specifications

Overview

Name of exam

SBI PO

Exam conducting body

State Bank of India

Exam level

National

Mode of exam

Prelims and Mains - Online

GD and Interview - Offline

Phases of exam

  • Prelims

  • Mains

  • Interview

Vacancies

2000

SBI PO 2019 Dates

Events

Important Dates

SBI PO notification

April 2, 2019

SBI PO Application form

April 2, 2019

Last date to apply

April 22, 2019

Pre-exam training admit card
May 7 to 25, 2019

SBI PO admit card - Preliminary

May 17 to June 9, 2019

SBI PO Prelims exam

June 8, 9, 15 & 16, 2019

SBI PO Prelims result

June 29, 2019 (Released)

SBI PO Mains admit card

July 5, 2019 (Released)

SBI PO Mains exam

July 20, 2019

Declaration of Mains result
August 24, 2019
Admit card for GE and Interview
September 5 to 28, 2019
GE and Interview dates
September 2019
Final result of SBI PO
Second week of October 2019


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SBI PO 2019 Mains Cut Off

SBI PO mains exam has been conducted on July 20. Many coaching institutes have shared the expected cut off of SBI PO mains exam 2019. Expected SBI PO cut off 2019 for mains exam is given below in the table.

Category

Cut-Off Marks

GEN

104-110

OBC

98-104

SC

91-97

ST

84-90

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria of SBI PO is prescribed by the exam conducting body. SBI PO eligibility criteria are based on age and educational qualification. Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria before filling the application form.

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019 – Age

Candidates whose minimum age is 21 years and maximum is 30 years are eligible to apply for SBI PO.

Also, candidates belonging to OBC, SC, and ST category are given upper age relaxation to apply for the exam. Check the table below to know the age relaxation given to the candidates.


Category-wise age limit

Category

Age-relaxation

OBC

Three years

SC/ST

Five years

PWD

PWD(General) - Ten years

PWD(OBC) - Thirteen years

PWD(SC/ST) - Fifteen years

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Educational Qualification

Candidates who have completed their graduation or equivalent in any discipline from a recognized university/institute by the Government of India can apply for SBI PO.


SBI PO 2019 - Number of attempts

The number of chances a candidate is permitted to appear for SBI PO exam has been provided in the table below.

Category
Maximum attempts
General/EWS
4
General/EWS (PwD)
7
OBC
7
SC/ST
No restriction

Note: Candidates who have availed the maximum number of attempts permissible for his/her category will be considered ineligible to apply for the exam. However, appearing in the prelims exam of SBI PO will not be counted as an attempt.

SBI PO Application Form 2019

The exam conducting body released the application form of SBI PO on April 2, 2019, in the online mode. The last date to submit the application form was April 22. In order to apply for the exam, candidates had to complete all the stages of the application procedure - personal details, educational details, upload scanned photograph, signature and pay the application fee. Candidates must go through the following steps to fill the application form of SBI PO.

  • Online registration

  • Uploading of photograph and signature

  • Filling up of basic details

  • Preview of the application form

  • Payment of SBI PO application fee

Candidates can check below the application fee below:

Category

Application Fee

General

Rs.750

OBC

Rs.750

SC/ST/PWD

Rs.125

SBI PO Exam Centres 2019

Exam centres of SBI PO are the venues where the exam will be conducted. State Bank of India releases a list of exam centers for pre-exam training, prelims and mains exam along with the notification. Given below is a list of some of the states and cities where SBI PO exam centres 2019 will be located.

SBI PO Exam Centres 2019 - Prelims

The table given below contains the list of some of the cities where the prelims exam was conducted.

State/UT

City

State/UT

City

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Lakshwadeep

Kavaratti

Andhra Pradesh

Ananthapur, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Kadapa, Kurnool, Kakinada,

Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijayawada,

Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna, Sagar, Ujjain

Assam

Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar Tezpur

Delhi -NCR

Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur

Goa

Panaji, Verna

Tripura

Agartala

Sikkim

Gangtok

Jammu & Kashmir

Baramulla, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar

SBI PO Exam Centres 2019 - Mains

SBI PO mains exam will be conducted at some of the selected centres across the country. Candidates who qualify for the mains exam must go through the mains exam centre of SBI PO 2019. Some of the mains exam centres are given below in the table:

State/UT

City

State/UT

City

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Haryana

Bahadurgarh, Hissar

Andhra Pradesh

Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada, Vishakhapatnam

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Solan

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

Jharkhand

Jamshedpur, Ranchi

Chhattisgarh

Raipur

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar

Kerala

Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019

SBI decides the exam pattern of SBI PO for all the three stages. SBI PO 2019 exam pattern will have important information about the exam like nature of questions, marking scheme, mode of exam, time duration, etc. As per the exam pattern of SBI PO 2019, one-fourth of the marks will be deducted for every wrong answer whereas each correct answer will be given 1 mark in the prelims exam. It is important for the candidates to check the exam pattern before start preparing for the exam.

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019 - Preliminary

SBI PO 2019 prelims exam will have a total of 100 questions from English, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability which are to be attempted in 1 hour in online mode.

Sections

Number of questions

Time

Marks allotted

English Language

30

20 minutes

30

Reasoning Ability

35

20 minutes

35

Quantitative Aptitude

35

20 minutes

35


SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019 - Mains

SBI PO 2019 mains exam will have 4 objective sections and one descriptive section (English letter writing and essay writing). The objective test will have four sections namely Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Data Analysis and Interpretation, General/Economy/Banking Awareness and English Language. Candidates will be given 3 hours to complete all four objective sections. The descriptive test has to be completed in 30 minutes wherein candidates will have to take 2 questions for 50 marks to answer.

Sections

Number of questions

Time

Marks allotted

English Language

35

40 minutes



200 marks

General/Economy/Banking Awareness

40

35 minutes

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

45 minutes

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

60 minutes

Descriptive Test
2

30 minutes

50 marks


SBI PO Exam Pattern 2019 - GE and Interview


Candidates qualifying in the SBI PO mains examination will have to appear for group exercises (GE) and interview. The group exercise and interview will be conducted for 20 and 30 marks respectively. The final selection will be done on the basis of marks scored in mains examination and group exercises & interview.

SBI PO Syllabus 2019

SBI PO syllabus 2019 includes all topics from where the questions in the exam will be asked. By following SBI PO syllabus candidates can prepare well for the prelims and the mains exam. The syllabus includes topics based on objective sections (Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability, English Language and General/Financial Awareness, and Computer Aptitude). Candidates can check below some of the sub-topics from different sections of prelims and mains exam.

SBI PO Syllabus 2019 – Prelims

English Language

Quantitative Aptitude

Reasoning Ability

Paragraph Completion

Mixture & Allegation

Seating Arrangement

Reading Comprehension

Profit & Loss

Input-Output

Para jumbles

Number System

Coding-Decoding

Cloze Test

Data Interpretation

Logical Reasoning


SBI PO Syllabus 2019 - Mains

General/Economy/Banking Awareness

Data Analysis & Interpretation

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

English Language

Banking and Financial Awareness

Permutation and Combination

Linear Seating Arrangement

Paragraph Completion

Current Affairs

Bar Graph

Computer Fundamentals/Terminologies

Para jumbles

General Knowledge

Data Sufficiency

Directions and Distances

Reading Comprehension

Financial Awareness

Probability

Operating System

Para jumbles

SBI PO Selection Procedure 2019

SBI PO selection procedure consists of three phases - Prelims, Mains and Group Exercises (GE) & Interview. The candidates must qualify in each stage of the SBI PO selection procedure to be eligible for the post of Probationary Officer. Candidates who had secured the qualifying marks in SBI PO 2019 prelims exam will be shortlisted to appear for the mains exam. Candidates qualifying the SBI PO 2019 mains examination will be eligible to appear for interview and group exercises.

As per the SBI PO selection process, the marks obtained in the SBI PO 2019 prelims exam will not be added for the preparation of the final SBI PO 2019 merit list. Only the marks secured in SBI PO 2019 mains, will be added to the marks obtained in GE & Interview for preparing the final merit list.

SBI PO Answer Key 2019

The exam conducting body may or may not release the SBI PO answer key 2019 but some of the coaching institutions will release the answer key of SBI PO 2019 based on memory and the same will be provided on this page. The answer key will contain all the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. With the help of SBI PO answer key 2019, candidates will be able to calculate their scores based on the number of correct and incorrect answers.

SBI PO Question Papers 2019

The question papers of SBI PO 2019 will help the candidates to check the type of questions, marking scheme, distribution of questions etc. As the question papers of SBI PO will be previous years question papers, candidates can refer them to know the format of the exam, topics covered and type of questions asked in the exam. SBI PO 2019 question papers are not available officially as the exam will be conducted in online mode. However, there are many coaching institutes which prepare memory-based SBI PO question sample papers and the same will be provided on this page after its release.

SBI PO Cut off 2019

SBI PO cut off is the minimum qualifying marks that the candidates have to score to qualify for the next stage of the selection procedure. The exam conducting body releases the category-wise cutoff marks for all the candidates. The important factors that are considered while deciding the cutoff of SBI PO are the availability of seats, number of applicants and difficulty level of the exam. Candidates can check below the category-wise and state-wise cut off here:

SBI PO 2019 Prelims Cutoff

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Cut off

71

68.25

61.75

54.75

SBI PO Prelims Cut off 2018

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Cut off marks

56.75

54.25

49

43

SBI PO Mains Cut off 2018

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Cut off marks

93.10

86.42

77.13

75.01

SBI PO Cut off 2018 - GE & Interview

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Cut off marks

20

18

18

18

SBI PO Final Cut off 2018

Category

General

OBC

SC

ST

Cut off marks

43.99

46.26

43.99

39.87

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If we are at a clerikal job then for the higher post what kind of exams we need to give then. Can we give SBI Po exams after grads or we need to give some clerikal exam first .

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 3rd Oct, 2019

Hello,

Absolutely, you can give SBI PO, and even IBPS PO for that matter, these exam require only graduation with no specific aggregate, you can also apply for RBI Grade B Officer, if you have 60% aggregate at 10th standard, 12th Standard and Graduation.

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I recently appeared for Interview and Document verification in SBI PO. I only did graduation although mine was an integrated course. I had the provisional degree provided by my college and character certificate as well. They still wrote IDD not completed, would that be an issue for my selection?

Ashish pal Student Expert 4th Oct, 2019

Hello Gitanjali.

For SBI po you require only graduation course . If you have completed it in integrated form then it's ok. If you are having all required documents then their is no much problem all in all.

You better go for councelling. If they written idd then it will be removed later.

Don't worry for that.

Ok good luck

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i was born on 11-06-1999 can i am eligible for sbi po 2020

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 2nd Oct, 2019

Dear Vivek, the lower age limit to apply for SBI PO exam is 21 years as on April 1st, 2020. But by April 1st, you will be 20 years and 4 months which means you are short by 8 months approximately. So unfortunately, you do not qualify for SBI PO 2020. You may have to wait until you turn 21.

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i was born in 11-06-1999 can iam eligible for sbi po 2020 exam plz anyone reply

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 2nd Oct, 2019

Dear Vivek, the lower age limit to apply for SBI PO exam is 21 years as on April 1st, 2020. But by April 1st, you will be 20 years and 4 months which means you are short by 8 months approximately. So unfortunately, you do not qualify for SBI PO 2020. You may have to wait until you turn 21.

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I got 52% in graduation and im born at December1998 .am i eligible for sbi po or clerk 2020?

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 29th Sep, 2019
SBI PO 2019 Eligibility Criteria mandates a candidate to hold a Bachelor's Degree from any recognized university to apply for the exam.
State Bank of India has set a certain age limit for candidates willing to fill the application form.
All the candidates must be between 21 years to 30 years of age as on April 1, 2019.

Category                              Number Of Attempts
General                                               4
Gen (PWD)                                          7
OBC                                                     7
OBC (PWD)                                         7
SC/SC (PWD)/ST (PWD)         No restriction

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