SBI Recruitment for PO 2014-15 notifications and important dates
For recruitment of the post of Probationary Officer (PO) State Bank of India (SBI) conduct PO exams. Due to more vacancies in bank for PO the exam is now not as tough as it was earlier.
Eligibility Criteria for SBI PO 2014:
1. Educational Qualification requited to fill the form: Candidate should be Graduate degree holder in any stream from Indian university or any equivalent qualification which is recognized by the Indian Central Government (AICTE/ UGC).
2. Age Limit to fill the form : You age should be between 21 to 30 years as on 01-01-2014 for the exam to be conducted in April 2014 exam.
Relaxation in Age limit by government of India:
For OBC there is 3 years age relaxation and for
SC/ST/ Ex service men category age relaxation is of 5 years
Time to attempt the Test & Test Pattern: The total time period of the exam is only three hours. Number of questions that you will find in your question paper will be 205. Time duration to attempt first 4 section is 2 hours and for last section you are left with 1 hour only. The exam conducted will be of 250 marks.
Topics which will be covered in you exam syllabus
50 Questions from English language.
50 questions from General knowledge, Computer Awareness
50 questions from topic Data Interpretation and Analysis
50 questions of logical reasoning
5 questions from Descriptive Paper on English Composition
Selection Process for SBI PO:
Paper is basically based on 3 different stages one by one:
i. Written examination which consist of (Objective + Subjective questions)
ii. Group Discussion on any topic for – 20 marks
iii. Personal Interview by highly qualified interviewers – 30 marks.
Final selection is based on you examination result you group discussion and you personal interview.
Suspected Dates for SBI PO exam 2014: There is no any official notification regarding this examination yet. The following are the tentative dates for SBI PO 2014.
Online Registration of online form will start from Jan 30, 2014
Last date of registration for online application form Feb 23, 2014
Fee is to be paid before Jan 30 – Feb 23, 2014
Date on which exam is to be conducted: March 28, 2014
*Note-These are the only expected dates.
How to apply: Register on official website of SBI for PO exam and get the registration number and password generated. Once you successfully completed form filling, press submit button. Take the print out of the application form with you. You can later on download your admit card for writing the examination.
Two methods of payment for form :
First is Online Mode – through Debit / Credit cards or Internet Banking
Second is Offline Mode – pay at any branch of SBI.