SBI PO 2019: State Bank of India has come out with 2000 vacancies for Probationary Officer post. SBI PO is the most desired job in the Banking sector and also, the dream for millions of individuals in the state. Recruitment Board has invited online applications for filling SBI PO 2019 vacancies under State Bank of India. Interested and eligible aspirants can apply for SBI PO Recruitment 2019 from the link below. Hence, ensure the eligibility criteria before the application process. The application-cum-registration process towards the same starts from April 02, 2019 and closes on April 22, 2019.



Eligibility Criteria

Application Fee

Vacancy List

Exam Pattern


Important Dates

How to Apply

SBI PO Notification 2019

SBI PO Exam Notification is out!!! State Bank of India is now conducting SBI PO 2019 Examination. Every year the notification is out with thousands of vacancies for the Probationary Posts. Once, the application released, millions of aspirants from all over India apply for the same. The SBI PO 2019 Notification has been released on 02nd April 2019. Individuals can apply for the same recruitment from 02.04.2019 to 22.04.2019. Here, we have given detailed SBI PO Recruitment Process, Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Salary, and Scheme of the Examination and Important Dates.

Name of the Organization State Bank of India
Name of the Posts offered Probationary Officer
No. of Vacancies 2000
SBI PO Online Application Start Date 02nd April 2019
Online Application Closes on 22nd April 2019
Online Preliminary Examination 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019
Online Main Examination 20.07.2019
Examination Level National Exam
Mode Application Online
Official Website

Detailed Overview of SBI PO Notification 2019 PDF

SBI PO Online Application

The online application for SBI PO Exam 2019 has started on April 2, 2019. Ensure the eligibility criteria before the SBI PO Online Applicaion process. Interested aspirants can apply online for SBI PO 2019 exam by clicking on the link below:

SBI PO Apply Online Here

SBI PO Vacancy 2019

Vacancy has been announced along with SBI PO 2019 Notification. The State Bank of India declared a total vacancy of 2000 posts for SBI PO 2019 Exam.

SBI PO Vacancy Details

Category Vacancy
SC 300
ST 150
OBC 540
GEN 810
Total 2000
Vacancy PwD Category
Category Vacancy Backlog Total
Learning Disabilities 20 20
Vision Impairment 20 20
Hearing Impairment 20 53 73
d & e 20 20

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should satisfy the following eligibility criteria to apply for the recruitment. The application will be quashed even if single eligibility is not met.

SBI PO Age Limit

The candidates should be not more than the following age limit in order to apply for the Probationary Officer post.

  • Minimum: 21 years
  • Maximum: 30 years

Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC (N0n-Creamy Layer) 3 years
PwD 10 years
PwD+OBC 13 years
PwD+SC/ST 15 years
Ex-Servicemen 5 years
Persons ordinarily domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period of 1/1/1980 to 31/12/1989 5 years

SBI PO Educational Qualification

Individuals with the following qualification are eligible to apply for the recruitment process.

  • The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification from recognized Institution or Unversity.
  • Final year/Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for the interview, they must produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 01.07.2019.

SBI PO 2019 Exam Dates

State Bank of India has release SBI PO 2019 Exam Dates along with its official notification. The exam schedule for SBI PO 2019 Exam is mentioned below:

SBI PO 2019 Exam Schedule
Activity Dates
SBI PO 2019 Notification Released On 1st April 2019
On-line registration 02.04.2019 to 22.04.2019
Download Admit Card for online Preliminary Examination 3rd week of May 2019
SBI PO Preliminary Exam Date 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019
Result of Online Preliminary exam 1st week of July 2019
Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam 2nd week of July 2019
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 20th July 2019
Result of Online Mains Examination 3rd week of August 2019
Download Call Letter for Personal Interview 4th week of August 2019
Personal Interview September 2019
Declaration of Final Result 2nd week of October 2019

SBI PO Payscale 

Once the candidate receives employment under State Bank of India, he/ she may draw the monthly emoluments as follows

  • Rs. 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020

SBI PO Application Fees  

Individuals have to pay the application fee to process their application for SBI PO Careers. The application fee or the intimation charges will not be refunded. The application must be paid online.

  • For GEN/OBC Candidates – Rs. 750/-
  • For SC/ST/PwD Candidates – Rs. 125/-

SBI PO Selection Process

Applicants have to undergo the competitive examinations set by the authorities. There are three stages of selection process where the candidates have to clear each stage to move on to the next stages.

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Main Examination
  • Personal Interview

SBI PO Exam Pattern

SBI PO Preliminary Exam Pattern
Name of the Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 Mins
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Mins
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Mins
Total 100 100 1 Hour
SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern
Name of the Test No. of Question Max. Marks Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 Mins
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 Mins
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 40 35 Mins
English language 35 40 40 Mins
Total 155 200 3 Hours


  • Each wrong answer carries 0.25 negative marks.
  • Objective type questions

SBI PO Syllabus

Phase I – Preliminary Examination

English Language Numerical Ability Reasoning Ability
Reading Comprehension Number Series Puzzle and Seating Arrangements
Cloze Test Simplification/ Approximation Inequality
Parajumbles Quadratic Equations Syllogism
Spotting Errors Data Interpretation Coding & Decoding
Sentence Improvement Miscellaneous Blood Relations
Fill in the Blanks Directions
Spotting Errors Order & Ranking
Para Completion Input Output

SBI PO Mains Syllabus

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude Data Analysis & Interpretation English Language General/Economy/ Banking Awareness
verbal reasoning Tabular Graph Reading Comprehension Financial Awareness
Syllogism Line Graph Grammar Current Affairs
Circular Seating  Arrangement Pie Chart Vocabulary General Knowledge
Linear Seating Arrangement Bar Graph Verbal Ability Static Awareness
Double Lineup Radar Graph Caselet Word Association Banking and Financial Awareness
Scheduling Missing Case DI Sentence Improvement
Input Output Let it Case DI Para Jumbles
Blood Relations Data Sufficiency Cloze Test
Directions and Distances Probability Error Spotting
Ordering and Ranking Permutation and Combination Fill in the blanks
Data Sufficiency
Coding and Decoding
Code Inequalities
Course of Action
Critical Reasoning
Analytical and Decision Making

SBI PO 2019 – How to Apply Online

SBI has released PO Exam notification on 02.04.2019, SBI PO Exam Online registration has started on 02.04.2019. Candidates can apply online for the same from April 2, 2019 to  April 22, 2019.

  • Visit the official website of SBI –
  • The link will be re-directed to the registration page.
  • Now, click on “CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION” to register.
  • Then, Enter the basic information in the Online Application Form.
  • Provide the valid email id and mobile number.
  • The Registration Number and the password will be generated and also sent to the
    registered mobile number and email id.
  • Upload the following requirements
  • Photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
  • Signature (Signature in Capital Letters will not be accepted)
  • Left Thumb Impression (thumb impression should be properly scanned not smudged)
  • No modifications are entertained after “Final Submission” so the candidates are advised to verify the details before submission.
  • The application form is integrated with the payment gateway and payment process.
  • The payment can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets by providing information as asked on the screen.
  • Pay the application fee/ Intimation charges online.
  • Further, if the transactions are not successful the candidates have to login again with the
    provisional registration number and password.
  • On successful completion of the transaction, an e-receipt will be generated.
  • Finally, Take the printout of the e-receipt and online application form online.
    If doubts sustain even after these instructions kindly refer the official notification.

SBI PO Important Dates

Here are the important dates of the SBI PO 2019 Exam:

Activity Dates
On-line registration & Payment of Application Fee 02.04.2019 to 22.04.2019
Preliminary Examination 8th, 9th, 15th & 16th June 2019
Main Examination 20th July 2019
Personal Interview September 2019
Declaration of Final Result 2nd week of October 2019