SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2017

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2017SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2017 - The State Bank of India has announced the eligibility criteria of SBI PO 2017 for the candidates, who wish to appear in the recruitment process. SBI PO eligibility criteria 2017 include essential academic qualification and minimum and maximum age limit required for a candidate for appearing in the exam. Scroll below to check complete eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

Careers360 publishes complete SBI PO 2017 eligibility criteria on this page to help the candidates know their eligibility for the recruitment process. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria in detail on this page to know their eligibility for the SBI PO 2017 before applying for the same.

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Highlights of SBI PO 2017 Eligibility Criteria


Essential Academic Qualifications: (As on July 1, 2017)

  • According to SBI PO 2017 eligibility criteria, candidate must be graduated in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised by the Central Government.

  • The final year/semester students at Graduation level can apply provisionally. However, if they get called for interview, they must produce proof of having passed the graduation exam on or before July 1, 2017.

  • Applicants having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate must make sure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before July 1, 2017.


The exam conducting authority mentions that Irrespective of the exam date, in case a candidate fails to produce the proof of having passed the examination as on April 1, 2017, they will not be eligible.


Age Limit: (As on April 01, 2017)

  • Candidates must not be below 21 years or above 30 years as on April 01, 2017 i.e. they must have been born not earlier than April 02, 1987 and later than April 01, 1996 (both days inclusive).

  • However, as per SBI PO 2017 eligibility criteria, the SBI gives relaxation in upper age limit to candidates of various categories. Check the table below for details.

Relaxation of upper age limit:



Age Relaxation


Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe

5 years


Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 years


Persons With Disabilities (PWD)

PWD (SC/ST)-15 Years



PWD (OBC)- 13 Years



PWD (Gen)- 10 Years


Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers as specified in the notification Emergency

5 years


Persons Ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989

5 years

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