SBI Recruitment 2021 – Probationary Officer’s 2000 Posts, Online Application

Post NameProbationary Officer
Total Posts2000 Posts
Application ProcessOnline
Application FeeRs.750/-
Start Date5th October 2021
Last Date25th October 2021
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SBI Recruitment 2021

State Bank of India has released an official recruitment notification regarding the recruitment of Probationary 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 2,000 posts. Brief details of this SBI Recruitment are given below along with official notification and apply online link.

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SBI Recruitment Details

Name of Post: Probationary Officer

No of Posts: 2,000 Posts

  • General: 810 Posts
  • EWS: 200 Posts
  • OBC: 540 Posts
  • SC: 300 Posts
  • ST: 150 Posts

Educational Qualification: Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government as on 31st December 2021.

Final Year Students: Those who are in the Final Year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 31st December 2021.

Age Limit: The candidates age should be between 21 years to 30 years as on 1st April 2021. Candidates must have been born not later than 1st April 2000 and not earlier than 2nd April 1991 (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): Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar and Tezpur.

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.
  • Register, Login & complete all further steps.
  • Pay the application fee (if applicable).

Important Dates of SBI Recruitment

  • Starting date of online application: 5th October 2021
  • Last date of online application: 25th October 2021
  • Date of Prelims Exam: November/December 2021
  • Date of Main Exam: December 2021
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Selection Process of SBI Recruitment

The selection process will include Preliminary Examination and Main Examination.

Preliminary Examination

Preliminary Exam consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 topics as follows.

Name of TopicNo. of QuestionsDuration
English Language3020 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude3520 Minutes
Reasoning Ability3520 Minutes
Total10060 Minutes

Each test will have a separate timing as mentioned above. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer. No minimum qualifying marks are prescribed for individual test OR for aggregate score.

Main Examination

Main Exam consisting of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks will be conducted online. 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.

Objective Test: The duration of objective test is 3 hours and it consists of 4 Sections of total 200 marks. There will be separate timing for every section.

Name of TopicNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 Minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation356045 Minutes
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness404035 Minutes
English Language354040 Minutes
Total100200180 Minutes

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.

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