SBI PO Application Form 2020
Updated on Jan 15, 2020 - 11:54 a.m. IST by Vikrant.shukla
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SBI PO Application Form 2020 - State Bank of India (SBI) is expected to release the SBI PO 2020 application form in April in online mode @sbi.co.in/web/careers. candidates will be able to fill the application form of SBI PO 2020 during the given time frame. While filling SBI PO application form 2020 candidates will also have to pay application fee which is mandatory. Graduates between 21 to 30 years of age as on January 1, 2020, can fill SBI PO 2020 application form. Steps to fill the SBI PO application form include - registration, uploading photograph and signature, filling basic details, a preview of the application form, payment of fees and final submission. In this article, candidates can find every essential detail related to SBI PO - how to fill application form, application fee, important dates etc.

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SBI PO exam will be conducted in three stages - prelims, mains, and interviews. SBI PO 2020 prelims exam is expected to be conducted in May/June 2020 while the mains exam is scheduled for September 2020. SBI PO 2020 notification specifies 2500 vacancies. SBI PO 2020 exam is being conducted to recruit candidates in SBI and its associate banks on the position of Probationary Officers (PO). After candidates get selected they will be posted across branches of SBI.

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SBI PO Application Form 2020 - Overview

Overview

Specifications

Exam Conducting Body

State Bank of India (SBI)

Website

sbi.ci.in/careers

Posts announced

Probationary Officers

Application Mode

Online

Exam Cities

Exam Centres for PO Prelims (194)

Exam Centres for PO Mans (67)

Number of registrations per year

25 lac (approximate)

Vacancies

2140 (In 2019)

2000 (In 2018)

2313 (In 2017)

Application fee

Rs. 725 (General/EWS/OBC)

Rs. 125 SC/ST/PwD

SBI PO Salary

Rs. 27,620 to Rs. 42,020 (basic pay)

Rs. 45,000 to Rs. 52,000 (based on tier cities)

SBI PO 2020 Application - Important dates

Events

Dates

Start date of SBI PO Application Form

April 2020

End date to fill the application form

May 2020

Payment of online application fee

May 2020

Essentials to keep ready while filling the SBI PO Application Form 2020

While filling the application form of SBI PO 2020, candidates must have the following items ready with them:

  • Scanned Photograph and signature according to the prescribed specifications shared in SBI PO notification

  • Class 10th, 12th mark sheets

  • Graduation and any other degree

  • Valid ID proof (Voter ID Card, Aadhaar Card, Pan Card, Passport)

  • Credit/Debit Card, Internet Banking details for payment of SBI PO application fee

  • Valid and Active Email ID and contact number

Image Specifications

Photograph

Size: 20kb-50kb

Dimension: 200x230 pixels

Signature

Size: 10kb-20kb

Dimension: 140x160 pixel


Steps to fill the SBI PO 2020 Application Form

Candidates should go through the following 6 steps while filling the SBI PO application form of SBI PO 2020 :
Step 1 - Registration
Step 2 - Uploading of scanned photograph and signature
Step 3 - Filling up of basic details
Step 4 - Preview of application form of SBI PO 2020
Step 5 - Payment of fee
Step 6 - Final Submission

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  • Mozilla Firefox 20 or above

  • Google Chrome 30 or above

Step-by-step guide on how to fill the SBI PO 2020 Application Form

Step 1 - Registration

The first step to fill the application form of SBI PO 2020 is the registration process, where candidates have to enter- their name, email ID, date of birth and phone number. After completing the registration process, a provisional registration number and password is generated which will be sent to candidates through SMS and email.

Step 2 - Uploading of Signature and Photograph

  • In the second step of SBI PO application form 2020, candidates must upload their photograph and signature in a scanned format as per the prescribed specifications.

  • The photograph must be latest coloured with a white background, having dimensions of 200 x 230 pixels in a file size of 20 kb–50 kb. Avoid wearing caps, hats and dark glasses. Religious headwear is allowed but it should not cover your entire face.

  • The signature must be made in black ink on a white paper in a file size of 10 -20 KB with dimensions 140 x 60 pixels. Your signature should not be in capitals.

Step 3 - Filling up of Basic Details

The third step of filling the SBI PO 2020 application form, candidates have to enter the below-mentioned details:

  • Basic details

  • Personal details

  • Educational details

Details which are to be filled in the SBI PO Application Form 2020

Basic details

While filling the basic details in the SBI PO application form 2020, the candidate needs to mention categories, circle, official language, category, sub-category etc.

Candidates will have to choose the state and then one city from the drop-down list. They will be allotted an exam centre according to the city chosen.

Personal details

Next, they have to enter their gender, marital status, father’s name, mother’s name, permanent and temporary address so that they can be intimated at the time final selection.

Educational details

Finally, candidates have to enter details regarding educational qualification - subject studied, year of passing, marks scored etc. Candidates also have to sign the declaration form once they fill all the required details by clicking on the ‘I Agree’ box.

Step 4 - Preview of SBI PO 2020 Application Form

Candidates are advised to have a preview of the application form of SBI PO 2020 before submission. Previewing the SBI PO application form 2020 will help candidates to check whether the details they have filled are correct or not. By doing this practice, they will be able to check any errors or mistakes in the application form and rectify them.

Step 5 – Payment of SBI PO Application Fees

The final step is the payment of SBI PO 2020 application form. The application fee can be paid in online mode only through Internet banking or Credit/Debit Cards. The following table shows the category wise application fee of SBI PO 2020:

SBI PO Application Fee

Category

Fee

SC/ST/PWD/XS

NIL

General, OBC, EWS

Rs. 750

Step 6 - Final Submission of Application Form of SBI PO 2020

After paying the application fee of SBI PO, candidates must click on the final submit button. They should also download and save a copy of the SBI PO application form 2020 for future purposes.

Important instructions to fill the form of SBI PO 2020 Application Form

  • A provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system after saving.

  • The facility of using the provisional registration number and password to log in and fill the details will be available only three times.

  • On successful submission of the application form of SBI PO 2020, the e-receipt and the filled application form with fee details will be generated. This must be downloaded and printed for record.

  • SBI will only accept one application form. If candidates have filled more than one application form, the last valid (completed) application will be retained.

  • The application fee paid for multiple applications will be forfeited and not refunded.

  • Only one application form will be valid and needed for both prelims and mains.

How to retrieve password of SBI PO 2020 Application Form?

  • Candidates must click on the “Forgot Password” link given on the login window.

  • They must enter the same Mobile No. OR Email ID entered at the time of registration

  • They must also enter the registration number

How to make corrections in the SBI PO Application Form 2020

  • Candidates who have made any kind of errors while filling the details can edit till the final submission of the application form.

  • If they have submitted the application form, they cannot edit any mistakes.

  • They can submit a new SBI PO application form 2020 but will have to pay the fees again as the fees paid for the earlier application will be forfeited.

Candidates who cannot fill the SBI PO Application Form 2020

  • Candidates who do not fulfil the specified eligibility criteria prescribed by SBI cannot fill the SBI PO 2020 application form
  • Candidates who are currently working in SBI as a Probationary Officer cannot fulfil the application form of SBI PO application form 2020

  • Candidates who were earlier employed in State Bank of India and resigned from the bank as a Probationary Officer

  • Candidates with record of default in repayment of loans/ credit card dues or having an adverse report of CIBIL or other agencies

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2020

To apply and appear for the clerical cadre, candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria of SBI PO which includes specifications on nationality, age, and education qualification. The details of the same are given in the table below.

SBI PO Eligibility 2020

Criteria

Particulars

Age

  • Lower age limit - 20 years

  • Upper age limit - 28 years

Nationality

Indian

Educational qualification

Graduation


SBI PO 2020 Exam Pattern

The SBI PO 2020 exam will be conducted in three phases - Prelims, Mains, and Interview. Candidates who pass in prelims will be eligible to appear in the mains while candidates qualifying the mains will be called for the interview round. The table here contains the SBI PO exam pattern through which the candidates will be able to know all the sections on which the question paper will be based, the number of questions asked in the exam, the marking scheme and duration of the exam etc.

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2020 For Prelims

Sections

Number of questions

Duration

Total Marks

Reasoning Ability

35

20 minutes

100 marks

English Language

30

20 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

35

20 minutes

Total

100

1 hour

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2020 For Mains

Sections

No. of question

Duration

Total Marks

Data analysis and interpretation

35

60

200 marks

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

45

English Language

35

40

General/Economy/Banking Awareness

40

35

Total

155

3 hours


SBI PO Exam Centres 2020

SBI will release the complete list of exam centres along with SBI PO notification 2020. Candidates can check SBI PO 2020 exam centres to know where the prelims and mains exam will be conducted as both the exam will be conducted at separate exam centre list for the prelims and mains exam. Candidates can select their desired exam centre while filling the application form. The allotment of the exam centre will be intimated to the candidates through the SBI PO Admit Card 2020.

SBI PO 2020 Exam Centres

Candidates can check here for the complete list of SBI PO exam centres 2020 for the preliminary exam.

State Code

State/UT

SBI PO Preliminary Examination Centre

SBI PO Mains Exam Centre

11

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Port Blair

12

Andhra Pradesh

Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundhry,

Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram

Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam,

13

Arunachal Pradesh

Naharlagun

Naharlagun

14

Assam

Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur

Guwahati

15

Bihar

Arrah, Aurangabad (Bihar), Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea

Arrah, Patna

16

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

17

Chhattisgarh

Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur

Raipur

18

Goa

Panaji

Panaji

19

Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himmatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara

Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar

20

Haryana

Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Yamunanagar

Hissar, Faridabad, Gurugram

21

Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una

Shimla, Solan

22

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Samba, Srinagar

Jammu, Srinagar

23

Jharkhand

Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribag, Jamshedpur, Ranchi

Jamshedpur, Ranchi

24

Karnataka

Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Mandya,

Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi

Bengaluru

25

Kerala

Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram

Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram

26

Lakshadweep

Kavaratti

Kavaratti

27

Madhya Pradesh

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

Bhopal, Indore

28

Maharashtra

Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur

Aurangabad, Nagpur, Pune, Mumbai/ Thane/

29

Manipur

Imphal

Imphal

30

Meghalaya

Shillong

Shillong

31

Mizoram

Aizawl

Aizawl

32

Nagaland

Kohima

Kohima

33

Delhi -NCR

Delhi & New Delhi

Delhi & New Delhi

34

Odisha

Balasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur

Bhubaneswar

35

Puducherry

Puducherry

Puducherry

36

Punjab

Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur

Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala

37

Rajasthan

Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur

Jaipur,

38

Sikkim

Gangtok, Bardang

Gangtok

39

Tamilnadu

Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli,

Vellore, Virudhunagar

Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli

40

Telangana

Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal

Hyderabad

41

Tripura

Agartala

Agartala

42

Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Banda, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi,

Agra, Allahabad, Ghaziabad, Noida/Greater Noida, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi



Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida/ Greater Noida, Sitapur, Varanasi.

43

Uttarakhand

Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee

Dehradun

44

West Bengal

Asansol, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri

Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata,


Helpline

Telephone: 022-22820427 (between 11:00 AM and 06:00 PM on working days)

OR

Lodge query on cgrs.ibps.in (candidates have to mention ‘Recruitment of Probationary Officers-2020’ in the subject of the email.)

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - SBI PO Application Form 2020

Question: Do I have to send the hard copy of SBI PO 2020 application form to the authorities?

Answer:

No, candidates are not required to send the print out of the filled application form of SBI PO 2020 to the authorities.

Question: Is there an age limit to fill the SBI PO application form?

Answer:

Yes. Candidates must be not below __ years and not above __ years as on January 1, 2020, i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than January 2, 1992, and not later than January 1, 2000 (both days inclusive).

Question: On what criteria should I select the state in my SBI PO application form?

Answer:

The state to be chosen depends upon the local language and domicile status.

Question: What is “Regular Vacancies” and What is “Special Drive”? What should I opt-in my application for SBI PO?

Answer:

There is no such option to fill in the application form.

Question: Can we edit the SBI PO application form 2020?

Answer:

Yes, you can edit the application form but only until the final submission of the form. You cannot edit any mistakes after submission. You can, however, fill a new form but the fee is forfeited for the earlier applications. You will need to use a new mobile number and a new email Id to fill a  fresh form.

Question: Can 12th pass students apply for SBI PO?

Answer:

No. Only graduates can.

Question: I am a final year student. Can I fill the SBI PO 2020 application form?

Answer:

Technically you are allowed to. However, you have to pass the final exam by January 1, 2020 which is sort of not possible so it can be safely understood that final year students cannot apply.

Question: How many states can I choose in my application form of SBI PO 2020?

Answer:

Only one state can be chosen in the application form and this is as per the language is chosen and the domicile you possess.

Question: I know more than one language. Can I choose both in my SBI PO application form 2020?

Answer:

No. Actually, you can choose one language to be evaluated in for the posting and you may have to give details of other languages you know.

Question: How will I know that my application has been registered?

Answer:

After completing the registration process, a provisional registration number and password will be displayed on the screen. From that, you can know that you have successfully completed the registration for the SBI PO exam. Also, note the registration number and password for future references such as reprinting of application form or e-receipt.

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my birth year is 1986. Am I still eligible for sbi po exam. I belongs to OBC category

AYAN MULLA 23rd Jan, 2020

HELLO DINESH

There is a eligibility criteria to give the SBI po exams.

age also matters in such type of exams the lower age limit is 21 and the upper age limit is 30.

To be precise to write the exam a candidate should have not be born not later than april 1 1999 and not earlier than 1990.

As you can see you should be born in the year approximately between 1990-1999. therefore you are not eligible since your year is 1986. to get a detailesd information about the eligibility crieteria then click the link https://competition.careers360.com/articles/sbi-po-eligibility-criteria

HOPE IT HELPS!!!

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my dob is 4/01/1999 can i apply for sbi po 2020..?

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 20th Jan, 2020
As per the notice, the minimum and maximum age of the applicants should be 21 and30 years respectively as on 1stApril 2020. And you have completed your 21st on 4th January 2020, so you are eligible to write SBI PO 2020. The preliminary exam will held on first week of July 2020 and the Mains will held on First week of August 2020.
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my dob 10/08/1999 im eligible for sbi po 2020

Mayank Raj 15th Jan, 2020

Dear aspirant,

The age criteria for this exam is that candidate must be of 21 years old and should not be more that 30 years.


Although, there are age relaxation for certain categories. Below list is the age relaxation period for category wise candidate:

Category

Age Relaxation

Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)

5 years

Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years

Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

10 years

Ex-Servicemen (Army personnel)

5 years

Persons with Domicile of Jammu &Kashmir during the period of 1-1-1980 to 31-12-1989

5 years


All the best..!!





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Divya Marri 12th Jan, 2020

Dear Aspirant

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there are lot of speculations going on that sbi po will be released in February 2020......please clarify.....???? When wil sb8 po 2020 is going to be released....??? feburary or April....????

Ruchika Chauhan Expert 9th Jan, 2020

Hello

Notification of SBI PO 2020 has not been released yet officially. The application forms are expected to be released in April.

Preliminary exam is conducted in the second week of June.

Good Luck!

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