SBI PO Answer Key 2018

SBI PO Answer Key 2018: The answer key of SBI PO 2018 consists of all the correct responses asked in the recruitment exam. State Bank of India does not officially release any SBI PO answer key, as the entrance exam is conducted in online mode. However, if any coaching institutes release the SBI PO 2018 answer key, we will provide the same here. Candidates who will appear in the entrance test will be able to cross-check their responses and verify their answers from the answer key of SBI PO. By comparing the answers, candidates will be able to calculate the total number of questions they answered correctly and calculate their probable SBI PO 2018 scores. To know details about SBI PO answer key 2018, downloading procedure, calculating estimated scores go through the article below.

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SBI PO Answer Key 2018 - Important dates

Event

Important Dates

SBI PO prelims exam 2018

July 1, 7 and 8, 2018

SBI PO 2018 mains

August 4, 2018

Unofficial SBI PO answer key 2018 will be released on

August 4, 2018 (tentative)

Announcement of SBI PO 2018 prelims result

July 16, 2018

SBI PO scorecard released on

July 18, 2018

Declaration of SBI PO mains result 2018

August 20, 2018

How to download SBI PO Answer Key 2018?

  • Click on the answer key link here (We will update the link as soon as it is released)

  • SBI PO answer key 2018 will be available in pdf format. Download the file.

  • Check all the answers in the answer key and match the answers marked in the test.

Benefits of SBI PO Answer Key 2018?

  • Candidates can compare their responses from the answer key of SBI PO to know their performance in the examination.

  • Candidates can calculate their probable scores based on the number of correct and incorrect responses.

  • Total marks obtained will be the probable score and can be used to compare with expected SBI PO cutoff to know the chances of

SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern 2018

The SBI PO 2018 exam will be held online for recruitment of Probationary Officer in various branches of SBI bank all over the country. The exam is further divided in two stages - prelims and mains. Candidates can check SBI PO prelims and mains exam pattern from the tables below:

 

SBI PO 2018 Prelims Exam Pattern

S. No.

Name of the section

Number of Questions

Marks distribution

Duration

1

English Language

30

30

20

2

Numerical Ability

35

35

20

3

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20

Total

100

100

1 hour

SBI PO 2018 Mains Exam Pattern

 

1. Objective Test: The objective test will be of three hours duration consisting of four sections carrying 200 marks in total. This test will have separate timing for each section.

S. No.

Name of the section

Number of Questions

Marks distribution

Duration

1

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

45

45

60

2

English Language

35

35

40

3

General/Economy/Banking Awareness

40

40

35

4

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

35

45

Total

155

200

3 hours

2. Descriptive Test: The descriptive test of SBI PO mains exam will be an English language test where candidates have to answer by typing on the computer. The descriptive test will be administered immediately after completion of the objective test.

S. No.

Name of the section

Number of Questions

Marks distribution

Duration

1

Letter Writing and Essay (English Language)

2

50

30

How to calculate SBI PO 2018 scores?

After checking the SBI PO answer key 2018, candidates can calculate the estimated scores of SBI PO based on correct and incorrect responses made by candidates. Candidates must follow the marking scheme as prescribed by SBI to calculate the probable scores to be secured in the exam. 

 

SBI PO Answer Key: Marking Scheme

Categories

Prelims

Mains

Marks for correct answer

1

1

Negative marks

0.25

0.25.25

Highlights of SBI PO Answer Key 2018

  • Official SBI PO 2018 answer key will not be published by the exam conducting authority
  • The unofficial answer key will be made available after the exam gets over
  • The candidates should follow the marking scheme while calculating their score
  • The answer key of SBI PO will give the candidates their probable score of the exam

SBI PO Result 2018

The result of Sms, mains and group BI PO 2018 is declared by SBI in three stages – preliexercise and interview. Also, candidates have to secure minimum qualifying marks to be selected for next stage of recruitment process.

 

SBI PO mains result: The mains result will be declared on August 20. Candidates can check SBI PO result 2018 by entering their registration number/roll number and date of birth. Merit list of SBI PO mains exam will be prepared on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the examination and also candidates numbering up to 3 times (approximately) of the category wise vacancies will be shortlisted for the GE & Interview from the top of the merit list.

SBI PO prelims result: The result of SBI PO preliminary stage has been announced in the form of PDF on July 15. A category-wise merit list will be prepared by the exam authority. On the basis of the marks secured in the prelims and calculating candidates numbering approximately 10 times, the numbers of vacancies in each category will be considered for the mains.

SBI PO group exercise and interview result: The group exercise of SBI PO will carry 20 marks and interview round will carry 30 marks. Candidates shortlisted in the GE & Interview round will be shortlisted for final result.

SBI PO Final Result: The final result of SBI PO will be prepared based on the marks obtained in mains exam and GE & Interview marks. The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II (mains) and Phase-III (GE/Interview) separately to be appointed for the post of Probationary Officer.

SBI PO Cutoff 2018

The cutoff of SBI PO 2018 will be declared as the overall and sectional cutoff for both prelims and mains. Candidates can previous year’s SBI PO cut off from the table below:

SBI PO cut off score of Preliminary (category-wise) – 2017

Category

GEN

OBC

ST

SC

OH

VI

HI

Marks

51.50

48.25

31.25

43.25

38.75

42.50

18.50

SBI PO Prelims Cutoff - Sectional

Category

Quantitative
Aptitude

English
Language

Reasoning
Ability

General

10.25

8.75

6.50

OBC/SC/
ST/PwD)

7.00

5.75

4.00

SBI PO Mains Cutoff

SBI PO cut off

SC

ST

OBC

GEN

OH

VI

HI

Objective Test

40

40

40

50

40

40

40

Descriptive Type Test

17.5

17.5

17.5

20

17.5

17.5

17.5

Minimum marks to be secured to be shortlisted for GE and Interview
(Objective + Descriptive Test)

62.5

62.5

79.5

89.25

62.5

88.09

62.5

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