SBI PO 2018

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About SBI Bank PO

SBI PO 2018 exam is conducting by State Bank of India to select eligible candidates to the post of Probationary Officer. SBI PO is one of the most coveted jobs in Banking industry and a dream job for millions of aspirants across India.The Candidates who aspires to make a career in SBI bank they need to give an SBI PO exam

Application Process

You can apply for SBI PO 2018 Exam through Online mode only. To apply for SBI PO 2018 Exam, follow the below-mentioned steps:

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  1. You can register through SBI official website i.e https://bank.sbi/careers/ or  https://www.sbi.co.in/careers/

  2. You have to  pay the requisite application fee through online mode by using debit card/ credit card/ Internet Banking

  3. You should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.

  4. Fill the application carefully. Once the application is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data.

  5. Take out the Print Out of the Application Form for future reference.

 

Exam Pattern & Syllabus

SBI selection process for the PO 2018 exam consists of 3 stages, they are:

1. SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern – PRELIMS (Phase I)

Section

No. of Qs

Marks

Time

English Language

30

100 marks

20 mins

Quantitative Aptitude

35

20 mins

Reasoning Ability

35

20 mins

TOTAL

100

1 hour

  1. negative marking (penalty) for wrong answers, marks equal to one-fourth of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted.
  2. No negative marking for unattempted questions.
  3. No sectional cut offs.
  4. You have to qualify in all 3 sections, SBI will decide the cut offs for the same at its discretion.

2. SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern – MAINS (Phase II)

SBI PO 2018 Mains will be consist of 2 parts - Objective Test (200 marks) and Descriptive Test (50 marks). Both the parts will take place online.

Mains Objective Test Exam Pattern

Section

No. of Qs

Marks

Duration

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

200 marks

60 Min

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

45 Min

General Awareness about Economy/Banking

40

35 Min

English Language

35

40 Min

TOTAL

155

3 Hours

Pattern of the Mains Descriptive Test

The descriptive paper will be of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks assigned to the test of English Language. The candidate will be tested on Letter Writing & Essay. You will be needed to secure passing marks to qualify the Descriptive Test, to be decided by the Bank.

NOTE: The Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.

3 . SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern – GROUP DISCUSSION & INTERVIEW (Phase III)

Aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both Objective and Descriptive Tests will be arranged in descending order in each category. A certain adequate number of candidates as decided by the bank will be called for the Group Discussion and Interview.

Test

Max. Marks

Group Discussion

20

Interview

30

TOTAL

50

 

 

The SBI PO Exam is conducted in 3 stages out of which the first 2 stages are Online Written Exams and the 3rd stage is that of an Interview and Group Discussion - for those candidates who qualify the first 2 stages.

Syllabus for SBI PO Exam

Given below is the SBI PO 2018 Prelims Syllabus. You go through the topics carefully or click on the link given to check the SBI PO 2018 Syllabus in detail.

English

Quant

Reasoning

Fill in the Blanks

Reading Comprehension

Para Jumbles

Cloze Test

Error Spotting

Word Association Pair

Phrase Idiom Meaning

Spellings

Sentence/Paragraph Completion

Phrase Replacement/Sentence Correction

Number System

Simplification

Average

Percentage

Ratio & Proportion

Interest

Number Series

Profit & Loss

Speed, Time & Distance

Algebra

Mensuration

Data Interpretation

Time & Work

Permutation & Combination

Mixture Problems

Probability

Data Sufficiency

Inequalities

Order & Ranking

Directions & Distances

Coding & Decoding

Blood Relations

Syllogisms

Circular Seating Arrangement

Linear Sitting Arrangements

Double Line Up

Scheduling

Grouping & Selection

Exam Date & Vacancies

The tentative schedule of events is as follows:

 

Activity

Dates

On-line registration including Editing/ Modification of Application by candidates

21.04.2018 to 13.05.2018

Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges

21.04.2018 to 13.05.2018

Download of call letters for online Preliminary Examination

18.06.2018 onwards

Online Examination – Preliminary

1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018

Result of Online exam – Preliminary

15.07.2018

Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam

20.07.2018

Conduct of Online Examination – Main

04.08.2018

Declaration of Result – Main

20.08.2018

Download Call Letter for Interview

01.09.2018

Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview

24.09.2018 to 12.10.2018

Declaration of Final Result

01.11.2018

 

Pre-Examination Training for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates

 

Download of call letters for Pre-Exam Training

28.05.2018 onwards

Conduct of Pre-Exam Training

18.06.2018 to 23.06.2018

Candidates are advised to regularly keep in touch with the authorised SBI website https://bank.sbi/careers or https://www.sbi.co.in/careers for details and updates.

VACANCIES:

 

 

VACANCIES

 

 

 

VACANCIES (PWD)

SC

ST

OBC*

 

GEN

TOTAL

LD

 

VI

HI

Total

300

150

540

 

1010

2000

27

 

26

65

118

You Can Find Other Details for SBI Bank PO Recruitment 2018 of PO here >> Official SBI Bank Notification PO 2018

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