SBI Recruitment 2022 – Circle Based Officer 1422 Posts

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Post NameCircle Based Officer
Total Posts1,422 Posts
OrganizationState Bank of India
Application ProcessOnline
Application FeeRs.750/-
Start Date18th October 2022
Last Date7th November 2022

SBI Recruitment 2022

State Bank of India has released an official recruitment notification regarding the recruitment of Circle Based Officers in various branches of SBI across the country. Eligible and interested candidates for this SBI job, will be able to submit their online application on the official portal for total 1,422 posts. Brief details of this SBI Recruitment are given below along with official notification and online apply link.

Related: SBI Admit Card 2022

SBI Recruitment Details

Name of Post: Circle Based Officer

No of Posts: 1,422 Posts

  • North Eastern: 300 Posts

Advertisement No: CRPD/ CBO/ 2022-23/22

Educational Qualification: Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government.

Age Limit: The candidates age should be between 21 years to 30 years as on 30th September 2022. Candidates must have been born not later than 30th September 2001 and not earlier than 1st October 1992 (both days inclusive).

Age Relaxation: Upper age relaxation will be 3 years for OBC/MOBC candidates, 5 years for ST candidates and 10 years for PwD candidates.

Application Fee: Candidates have to pay the application fee to complete their online application process, the fee may vary according to the reservation category of the candidates. The complete details regarding the fee are given below.

CategoryApplication Fee
Scheduled CastesFree
Scheduled TribesFree
Persons with DisabilitiesFree

Payment Method: Candidates are able to pay their application fee through online payment gateway. Candidates should have any one of the following options to make the payment – ​​Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking or UPI.

Exam Centres (Assam): Guwahati.

How to Apply SBI Recruitment?

Candidates who are eligible as per the official notification of SBI and are willing to work in State Bank of India, can submit their online application on the official application portal developed by SBI. Candidates can follow the steps given below to complete their application process.

Scroll down, check Important Link‘s section.
Click on Online Application Link.
Now, an official web portal will load in the new tab of your browser.
In that portal, you will get the option to register yourself.
After registration, you have to provide all asked details.
After that you have to upload your documents.
Now, you have to pay the examination fee.
After successful payment, your application will be submitted.
Also, you will receive an acknowledgment copy of your submission.
Keep that acknowledgment copy for future use.

Important Dates of SBI Recruitment

Application Start Date18th October 2022
Application Last Date7th November 2022
Admit Card IssueNovember 2022
Online Examination4th December 2022

Important Link of SBI Recruitment

Online Application LinkClick Here
Download Official NotificationClick Here
Visit Official WebsiteClick Here

SBI Recruitment Details in Video

Interested candidates can watch the below attached YouTube video uploaded by our team to know the details of this recruitment in video mode.

SBI Recruitment Details in Video

Selection Process of SBI Recruitment

The selection process of Circle Based Officers will include Online Test, Screening and Interview.

Online Test

Online test will consist of Objective Tests for 120 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after conclusion of the Objective Test and candidates will have to type their Descriptive Test answers on the computer.

(i) Objective Test: The duration of objective test is 2 hours and it consists of 4 Sections of total 120 marks. There will be separate timing for every section.

Name of TopicNo. of QuestionsDuration
English Language3030 Minutes
Banking Knowledge4040 Minutes
General Awareness/ Economy3030 Minutes
Computer Aptitude2020 Minutes
Total1202 Hours

(ii) Descriptive Test: The duration of Descriptive Test is 30 minutes. It will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) with two questions for total 50 marks.

Merit list will be drawn Circle wise and Category wise on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in Online Test. There will be no sectional qualifying marks. Candidates numbering up to 3 times (approx.) of the Circle wise and Category wise vacancies will be shortlisted for Screening from the top of the merit list drawn on Circle wise and Category wise subject to a candidate scoring the minimum aggregate qualifying score, as decided by the Bank.

Negative Marking: There will be no penalty for wrong answers marked in Objective Tests.


Online application and documents of candidates, who are shortlisted based on performance in online examination, will be placed before the Screening Committee. The Screening Committee constituted by the Bank will examine whether the candidates fulfil the required eligibility criteria of experience. The Committee will match the job profile submitted by the candidates (certified by their existing/ previous employer(s) with whom they are/were employed) with the job profile of Scale-I Generalist Officer of the State Bank of India. In case their job profile does not match substantially or is different than the job profile of Scale-I Generalist Officer of State Bank of India, then the application of the candidate will be summarily rejected. The decision of the Bank in this regard would be final and binding on all candidates. No representation or correspondence will be entertained by the Bank in this regard. The candidates, who fulfil the required experience as decided by the Screening Committee, will be called for interview.


Interview will consist of 50 marks. Candidates will have to score minimum qualifying marks in interview to be considered for final selection. The minimum qualifying marks will be decided by the Bank.

Final Selection

The candidates will have to qualify both in Online Test and Interview separately. The marks obtained in Online Test, both in the Objective Test and the Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in Interview for preparing the final merit list. Final merit list would be prepared based on normalization of marks scored in Online Test and Interview with 75:25 weightage respectively.

Marks secured by the candidates in the Online Test (out of 170 marks) are converted to out of 75 marks and Interview scores of candidates (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25 marks. The final merit list (Circle wise and category wise) is arrived at after aggregating (out of 100) converted marks of Online Test and Interview. Selection will be made from the top ranked candidates in merit list prepared on Circle wise and Category wise.

FAQs of SBI Recruitment

What is the starting date of online application of SBI Recruitment?

The starting date of online application of SBI Recruitment is 18th October 2022.

What is the last date of online application of SBI Recruitment?

The last date of online application of SBI Recruitment is 7th November 2022.

What is the total number of posts in SBI CBO Recruitment 2022?

The total number of posts in SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 is 1,422.

What is the application fee of SBI Recruitment 2022?

The application fee of SBI Recruitment 2022 is Rs.750/-.

What is the age limit of SBI Recruitment 2022?

The candidates age should be between 21 years to 30 years as on 30th September 2022.

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