Advt. No. CRPD/PO/2016-17/02
“Probationary Officer” jobs opportunity in State Bank of India (SBI)
State Bank of India invited application from eligible candidate for the recruitment of 2200 Probationary Officers
No. of Vacancy : 2200(SC-351, ST-231, OBC-590, GN-1028)
Qualification : Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. 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 31.08.2016. Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2016. Candidates possessing qualification of Chartered Accountant may also apply.
(1) The date of passing eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark sheet or provisional certificate issued by the University/Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University/Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University/Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing.
(2) Candidate should indicate the percentage obtained in Graduation calculated to the nearest two decimals in the online application. Where CGPA/OGPA is awarded, the same should be converted into percentage and indicated in online application. If called for interview, the candidate will have to produce a certificate issued by the appropriate authority inter alia stating that the norms of the University regarding conversion of grade into percentage and the percentage of marks scored by the candidate in terms of norms.
Emoluments : Presently, the starting basic pay is Rs 27,620/
Age Limit: (As on 01.04.2016) Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2016 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1986 and not later than 01.04.1995 (both days inclusive).
Fee : SC/ST/PWD : Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only), General, OBC : Rs.600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)
Selection Procedure :
Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:
Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 sections as follows:
English Language : 30 Questions
Quantitative Aptitude : 35 Questions
Reasoning Ability : 35 Questions
Phase – II: Main Examination:
Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks.Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.
(I) Objective Test: The Objective Test of 3 hours duration consists of 4 sections for total 200 marks. The Objective Test will have separate timing for every section. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude : 45 Questions
Data Analysis & Interpretation : 35 Questions
General/Economy/Banking Awareness : 40 Questions
English Language : 35 Questions
(ii) Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.
Phase – III: Group Discussion (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks) The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and the Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category
Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)
Preliminary Examination Center : Port Blair, Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundhry, Srikakulam, Guntur, Kurnool, Vijaywada, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Itanagar, Naharlagun, Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar, Tezpur, Arrah, Aurangabad, Bihar Sharif, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan, Chandigarh, Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur, Panaji, Verna , Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himmatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Palwal, Rohtak, Sonipat, Yamunanagar, Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una, Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar, Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribag, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi, Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram, , Kavarrati , Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna, Sagar, Ujjain, Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai / Thane / Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Imphal , Ri-Bhoi, Shillong, Aizawl, Kohima, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon , Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Puducherry, Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur, Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur, Gangtok, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Thoothukodi, Vellore, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal , Agartala, Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bulandshahr, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Unnao, Varanasi, Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee , Asansol, Berhampur (West Bengal), Bardhaman, Dumkal, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri
PRE-Examination Training : Bank may arrange pre-examination training at certain centres for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates . An indicative list of training centres is given below: Agartala, Agra, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Akola, Allahabad, Asansol, Aurangabad, Bareilly, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhopal, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Dibrugarh, Ernakulam, Gangtok, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guwahati, Hubli, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Itanagar, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Meerut, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagpur, New Delhi, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Purnea, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Silchar, Siliguri, Shillong, Srinagar, Tirupati, Vadodara, Varanasi, Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada
How to apply
Candidates can apply Online only from 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
Important Dates :
Online registration including edit/modification of application by candidates : 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges : 04-05-2016 to 24-05-2016
Download of call letters for Online Preliminary Examination : 14-06-2016 onwards
Online Examination – Preliminary : 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10 July 2016
Result of Online Exam – Preliminary :18-07-2016
Download of Call Letter for Online Main Exam :21-07-2016 onwards
Conduct of Online Examination – Main : 31st July 2016
Declaration of Result – Main : 16th August 2016
Download Call Letter for Interview : 22nd August 2016
Conduct of Group Discussion & Interview : 1st September 2016
Declaration of Final Result : 30th September 2016
Pre-Examination Training for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community Candidates
Download of Call Letters for Pre-Exam Training : 13-06-2016 onwards
Conduct of Pre-Exam Training : 20-06-2016 to 25-06-2016