SBI PO 2020 Notification, How to Apply, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

Notifications SBI PO

The much awaited SBI PO 2020 notification has been released and here we bring you all the important details.

Quick Summary

Vacancies: 2000
Date of Prelims: 31st Dec 2020 & 2nd, 4th, 5th Jan 2021
Date of Mains: 29th January 2021
No Change in Pattern.

Detailed Information

Application Fee

₹750- for General/ EWS/ OBC candidates

Nil for SC/ST/PWD candidates

Eligibility:-

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

Age Limit: Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born not later than 01.04.1999 and not earlier than 02.04.1990 (both days inclusive)

Selection Procedure

The selection for Probationary Officers will be done through a three-tier process:

Prelims > Mains > Interview

Exam Pattern: Prelims

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:

Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 100 marks will be conducted online. The test will have of 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

S.No.Name of Tests(Objective)No. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language303020 Minutes
2Numerical Ability353520 Minutes
3Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
 Total1001001 Hour

Selection criteria for Main Examination

Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the Preliminary Examination. There will be no sectional cut-off. Candidates numbering 10 times (approx.) the numbers of vacancies in
each category will be short listed for Main Examination from the top of above merit list.

Phase-II: Main Examination:

Main Examination will be conducted online and will consist of Objective Tests for 200 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 3 hours and it consists of 4 Sections of total 200 marks. There will be separate timing for every section.