SBI PO 2019 Eligibility

Exam Date : 7th July 2019 To 4th August 2019
Result Date : 15th August 2019

SBI PO Eligibility Overview

Age
between 21 years to 30 years
Qualification
Completed Graduation in any Stream from a Recognised university.

SBI PO 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for SBI PO exam is set by the State Bank of India. It can be categorized based on the following:

  • Minimum Education: The candidate must have a graduation degree in any of the streams such as BA, B.Com, BSc, B.Tech, etc., from a University recognized by the Government of India. Candidates who are in their final semester or final year are also eligible and may apply for the exam. However, they have to produce their Final Marksheet during the recruitment process.

  • Age Limit: The candidates must be between 21 to 30 years of age. However, relaxation in age is provided for reserved categories.

  • Language Proficiency: The applicant should be able to read, write and speak the language of the State or Union territory.

  • Nationality: The following categories will be deemed eligible:

    • Citizen of India

    • A subject of Nepal or Bhutan

    • A Tibetan Refugee who arrived in India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of settling permanently

    • Person of Indian Origin (PIO) who have migrated from Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Burma, Vietnam or East African countries of Zaire, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Ethiopia, Malawi, with the intention of permanent settlement in India.

    • Candidates belonging to the categories other than Indian, must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt of India in favor of their Nationality.

Age Relaxation in SBI PO 2019 

Category

Relaxation in Age

Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST)

5 Years

Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 Years

Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

PwD (Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe): 15 Years

PWD

(Other Backward Class): 13 Years

PWD

(General): 10 Years

Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers that includes ECOs, SSCOs who have worked for minimum 5 years in the military and have left on the completion of the project

5 Years

Candidates who wrer original habitants of Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir during the period ranging from 01 January 1980 to 31st December 1989

5 Years


Number of Attempts - Category-wise

Category

Attempts 

For General category

4 attempts

For General (PWD) category

7 attempts

OBC category

7 attempts

OBC (PWD)

7 attempts

SC/ST (PWD)

No restriction


Discussion Forum



Q
I am a B.com graduate student can i apply for SBI PO exam

Sir, my permanent address is of Nepal, can i apply for SBI PO?

Asked By: Ritesh Das,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Ritesh,

Candidates applying for SBI PO Examination should be one of the following:

  • Citizen of India

  • A subject of Nepal or Bhutan

Click here to read other eligibility criteria of SBI PO Exam.

Good Luck.


Q
I am a B.com graduate student can i apply for SBI PO exam

I am a B.com graduate student can i apply for SBI PO exam?

Asked By: Manish sahal,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Manish,

The SBI PO eligibility criteria are graduation degree in any of the streams such as BAB.ComB.ScB.Tech, etc., from a University recognized by the Government of India.

Click here to read other eligibility criteria for SBI PO exam.

Good Luck.


Q
Local language of the state necessary for sbi po job?

Is the knowledge of the local language of the state that we are applying for the SBI PO exam necessary?

Asked By: Vidya,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Vidya,

The knowledge of the local language of the state is not Compulsory for applying for the SBI PO exam.But if you are able to read, write and speak in the language of the State or Union territory, it will be beneficial.

Good Luck!!


Q
Age Limit

What is the age limit for SBI PO 2017 exam?

Asked By: K K Ravi,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The minimum age eligibility is 21 years and the maximum is 30 years as on 01/04/2017. This basically means that the candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/04/1987 and not later than 01/04/1996(both days inclusive).


Q
Eligibility Criteria

What is the eligibility criteria for SBI PO 2017?

Asked By: Nikhil Chengappa J M,

Q
Graduation percentage required or not

I have scored 60% marks in graduation. Am i eligible for SBI PO 2017?

Asked By: Rithvi Kariappa,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

In the official notification,there is no such mention of any percentage requirement.

You just need to fill out the percentage obtained in graduation nearest two decimals in the online application.

In case your college/university awards CGPA/OGPA, the same should be converted into percentage and indicated in online application. 


Q
Eligible for SBI PO if 20 by May.

I will be 20 by early May. Will I be eligible for SBI PO exam?

Asked By: Vivek Aanand,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

No, you are not.

The age limit for applicants is 21 – 30 yrs as on the 1st of April of the year.



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