SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019
Gitumoni Baruah, 13 May 2019, #SBI PO

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019: State Bank of India, the conducting body, prescribes the SBI PO eligibility criteria. As per the SBI PO eligibility criteria 2019, candidates who aspire to join as a Probationary Officer in the State Bank of India must hold a graduate degree or equivalent qualification in any discipline from a recognized University. The final year/semester candidates are also meets the eligibility criteria of SBI PO 2019. However, there are certain age relaxations determined by the examination authority for the candidates belonging to reserved categories. SBI PO 2019 eligibility criteria includes details like age limit, nationality, educational qualification, number of attempts, pass percentage etc. Candidates who are planning to appear for the examination must fulfill the SBI PO eligibility criteria 2019 before applying.

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SBI PO 2019 will be conducted in three phases -prelims, mains and group exercises & interview round. The application process of SBI PO has been released on April 2, 2019. In this article, candidates can check information about SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019 read below.

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SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019

To be eligible for SBI PO 2019, candidates must fulfill certain eligibility criteria as prescribed by the conducting body. Aspirants can check detailed explanation from below:


SBI PO 2019 Eligibility Criteria

To meet SBI PO eligibility criteria 2019, candidates must fulfill the parameters as prescribed by the authority. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria of SBI PO 2019 will be able to appear for the recruitment exam. Check the eligibility requirements for SBI PO 2019 from below:

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria - Age

Age Limit

Candidates must be between 21 to 30 years as on April 1, 2019.

Date of Birth

Candidates should have been born not later than April 1, 1998, and not earlier than April 2, 1989

Age Relaxation

Candidates belonging to the reserved categories like SC/ST/OBC/PwD/Ex-servicemen/Domiciled will be given age relaxation as per their categories.


SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019 - Age Relaxation for Reserved Categories

Category

Age relaxation

SC/ST

5 years

OBC (non-creamy layer)

3 years

PWD SC/ST

15 Years

PWD OBC

13 Years

PWD General

10 Years

Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned officers including

Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/Short

Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs)

5 years

Ordinarily domiciled candidates of Jammu & Kashmir, from the period
- January 1, 1980 to December 31, 1989

5 years


Note: Candidates debt in loans or repayment of dues or against whose reports of CIBIL are filed are not eligible for appointment in the State Bank of India.

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019 – Educational Qualifications

The academic qualifications required for SBI PO 2019 are given below:

  • Candidates should hold a graduate degree or equivalent examination from a recognized University or by the Central Government in order to meet the eligibility criteria of SBI PO.

  • Candidates who are in their final semester/year of the graduation can also apply for SBI PO 2019 provided they produce their proof of passing the graduation exam on or before August 31, 2019, at the interview.

  • Candidates having an integrated dual degree certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before August 31, 2019. CA candidates are also eligible to apply for SBI PO.


SBI PO 2019 Eligibility Criteria – Number of Attempts

The number of attempts to appear in SBI PO 2019 is given below. Candidates who have crossed the number of attempts are not eligible to appear in SBI PO 2019. The number of chances will be counted from the exam conducted on April 18, 2010. However, only appearing in SBI PO Prelims exam will not be counted as an attempt.

Category

Maximum number of attempts

General

4

General PwD

7

OBC

7

OBC PwD

7

SC/SC (PWD)/ST (PWD)

No restriction


SBI PO Application Form 2019

The authority had released the application form of SBI PO 2019 on April 2, 2019. Candidates could fill SBI PO application form 2019 till April 22. Only those candidates could fill SBI PO 2019 application form who fulfilled the eligibility criteria. Along with the filling of application form, candidates also had to pay the prescribed application fee as per their category. All those candidates who have filled the application form of SBI PO will be issued SBI PO admit card 2019 anytime soon.

FAQs related to SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2019

Q. I got 55% in graduation. Am I eligible to apply for SBI PO 2019?

Ans: Yes, you are eligible to apply for the exam provided you fulfill the SBI PO eligibility criteria 2019 as mentioned above in the article.

Q. If I do not qualify in the SBI PO prelims exam. Can I appear for the same next year? I am 29 years in general category.

Ans: As per SBI PO 2019 eligibility criteria, candidates must be between 21 to 30 years (general) can apply for SBI PO. Candidates must be born not later than April 1, 1998, and not earlier than April 2, 1989, to be eligible for SBI PO 2019.

Q. I have passed class 12th exam. Do I meet SBI PO eligibility criteria 2019?

Ans: No, according to the eligibility criteria of SBI PO, candidates must be a graduate or hold an equivalent degree from a recognised University in the State or Central Government.

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