SBI PO

 SBI PROBATIONARY OFFICER

 

Selection Procedure

 

PHASE I – Preliminary Exam

Sections No of Questions Marks Time Duration
English Language 30 30 Composite time of one hour
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Negative Marking – 1/4th or 0.25 marks

There will be sectional cut offs and overall cutoffs , so scoring high in one or two particular sections will not be enough. You need to perform well in every section at least till the cut off level.

Secondly , cut offs are not decided before the exams.

Preliminary exam is just elimination round to get selected further for mains. Only the people who clear Pre exam round will get shortlisted for the next round of mains exam. The list of shortlisted candidate will be available on the website, and only these candidates will get the call letter/admit card for the mains.

Scores obtained in preliminary exam will not be counted further.

 

PHASE II – Mains Examination

 

Phase II consists of two parts

1.Objective Test

Sr. No. Name of the test No of Questions Marks Duration
1. Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
2. Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
3. General/Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
4. English Language 35 40 40  minutes
Total 155 200 3 hours

Negative marking – 1/4th or 0.25 marks

Sectional and overall cutoffs will be there in the above both phases

2.Descriptive Test

Descriptive test of 50 marks ( Letter/Essay writing) will be there. Duration 30 minutes.

Candidate need to secure just qualifying marks in the descriptive decided by the bank

 

PHASE III:

Group Discussion– 30 marks  & Interview – 20 Marks

Final Selection will be on the basis of Marks obtained in Phase II & Phase III

 

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