State Bank of India will soon release the notification for the post of Probationary Officer(PO), Clerk(Junior Associates), and Specialist Cadre Officer (SCO/ SO). Interested candidates are requested to keep visiting this page to get the complete details regarding the relevant dates, eligibility requirements, application and selection process, etc. Additionally, candidates must sign in for the free job alert and read Sarkari exam posts for updates on additional government exam updates.
State Bank of India (SBI) is a global public sector bank and the statutory entity providing financial services in India, with its headquarters in Mumbai, Maharashtra. SBI is the world’s 43rd largest bank and is rated 221st on the 2020 Fortune Global 500 list of the world’s largest firms, the only Indian bank on the list. It is a public sector bank and India’s largest lender, with a 23 percent market share in terms of assets and a 25 percent market share in terms of the total loan and deposit volume. Additionally, it is India’s fifth-largest employer, employing nearly 250,000 people.
SBI Exam 2022 Recruitment
The State Bank of India recruits on an annual basis, and candidates are now anticipating the SBI notification for SO, PO, and Clerk positions for the year 2022. As India’s largest public sector bank, the State Bank of India employs new employees annually through the following SBI bank exams.
SBI PO Exam
SBI PO exam is referred to as the SBI Probationary Officer (PO) Exam. The SBI PO exam is primarily used to select candidates for the bank’s management cadre. During the training phase, selected individuals are assigned to the job of Probationary Officers. After completing their training, they advance to management positions.
The selection process for SBI PO is given below:
- SBI PO Preliminary Exam – Typically, the SBI PO Prelims screen candidates from a large pool for the next stage of the exam. This is the first stage of the selection process, which comprises 100 MCQ questions from the English language, quantitative ability, and reasoning ability. It retains approximately 2.8 percent of all applicants to the SBI Mains examination.
- SBI PO Main Exam – The applicants’ performance in the SBI PO Mains section is evaluated in such a way that it helps determine if they are eligible to advance to the next level of the exam. The SBI PO test is divided into two sections,i.e., the objective test and the descriptive test. In the objective test section, the emphasis is mostly on fundamental knowledge areas that are necessary for today’s business. Data Analysis & Interpretation, General Knowledge, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Economy, Banking Awareness, and English are all part of the SBI PO test syllabus. The descriptive section, it assesses a candidate’s ability to use written English in a professional situation.
- SBI PO Group Discussion and SBI PO Interview – Candidates who pass the SBI PO Mains exam are invited to participate in a group discussion and interview, which is the final stage of the selection process before a merit list of the final selected candidates is published.
SBI Clerk Exam
The SBI Clerk Exam primarily selects new employees for the bank’s clerical cadre in the post of Junior Associates. This SBI clerk exam is divided into two stages:
- SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam – This exam is the first step in the financial giant’s clerical cadre, and it screens prospects for advancement to the next level.
- SBI Clerk Mains Exam – Candidates’ performance at this level usually determines their selection status as State Bank clerks as there is no interview process for this exam.
SBI SO Exam
The SBI SO exam is designed to help the bank recruit Specialist Officers (SO). In order to participate in the SBI Selection Process, applicants for SBI Specialist Officer must meet the minimum SBI SO eligibility standards. This exam’s selection process generally comprises of an interview that focuses on the candidates’ job experience and specialization.
SBI Exam 2022 Notification
Every calendar year, SBI issues an official notification for each competitive exam – Probationary Officer, Clerk, and Specialist Officer – informing applicants of the tentative exam dates, call letter download, and application deadlines.
Below mentioned are the notification highlights for the SBI exam 2022.
|SBI Exam||SBI Notification|
|SBI PO||To be notified|
|SBI Clerk||To be notified|
|SBI SO||To be notified|
SBI Exam 2022 Vacancy
The number of vacancies published for each post is explicitly stated in the SBI notification, which can be found on the bank’s official website. The number of vacancies for the year 2022 will be released soon by the SBI authority.
SBI Exam 2022 Syllabus
The SBI bank test follows a similar pattern to other bank exams. Candidates are evaluated based on the following sections, regardless of the test type – SBI PO, Clerk, or SO:
- English Language
- Quantitative Ability
- Reasoning Ability
- General Awareness
- Professional Banking Knowledge
Under each section, a diverse range of topics are covered. To obtain a solid knowledge of the weightage of each component, students should review previous years’ SBI exam papers, refer to sample papers, and take mock examinations.
SBI Exam 2022 Exam Dates
State Bank of India (SBI) publishes significant dates for several SBI bank exams such as PO, Clerk, and SO. Before applying for the SBI exams, aspirants must thoroughly review the exam schedule. The examination date for the year 2022 will be announced soon by the SBI authority.
|Exam Type||Exam Date|
|SBI PO Online Registration||To be notified soon|
|SBI PO Pre Exam Date(Preliminary)||To be notified soon|
|SBI PO Mains Exam Date||To be notified soon|
|SBI PO Group Exercises & Interview||To be notified soon|
|SBI Clerk 2021 Online Registration||To be notified soon|
|SBI Clerk Exam Date (Preliminary Exam)||To be notified soon|
|SBI Clerk Mains Exam Date||To be notified soon|
|SBI SO Online Registration||To be notified soon|
SBI Exam 2022 Apply Online
Candidates for the SBI Apply Online process must have a valid email ID and mobile number when enrolling online through the Bank’s official website.
SBI Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates interested in working at the State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer (PO), Clerk, or Specialist Officer (SO) should carefully review the SBI qualifying criteria before applying for the relevant job posting.
The candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised university or possess an equivalent qualification recognised by the Central Government. Individuals who are in their last year/semester of graduation may also apply provisionally, subject to the requirement that, if selected for an interview, they have to present proof of passing the graduation exams.
The age limit for the above-mentioned post is given below:
- Minimum Age – 21 years
- Maximum Age – 30 years
SBI Exam 2022 Admit Card
State Bank of India (SBI) posts the admit cards for SBI PO, Clerk, and SO exams on its website a few days before the exam date. Candidates should visit the SBI official page for the most up-to-date information on the SBI admit card for both the Prelims and Mains Exams.
SBI Exam 2022 Application Procedure
The information concerning the application fee and steps to apply are listed below for the convenience of the applicants.
Candidates will be notified of the application fees once the SBI authority publishes the notification.
Steps to Apply
Candidates can follow these steps below to apply for the mentioned posts.
Step 1: Visit the official website sbi.co.in
Step 2: In the homepage locate “Career” link and click on it.
Step 3: Download the relevant notification and carefully go through it.
Step 4: Fill-up the application form and attach all the relevant documents.
Step 5: Pay the application fee through proper channel and submit the application form.
Step 6: Take a printout of the application form for future reference.
SBI Exam 2022 FAQs.
The dates of the preliminary exam will be notified once it is published by the conducting authority.
SBI exam syllabus includes English language, quantitative aptitude, reasoning ability, banking/financial/general awareness and professional knowledge.
Other Government Recruitment Links
Below we’ve mentioned a few other government recruitments and exams for you to refer to.
- Kerala PSC
- UPSC Exam
- SSC Exam
- Join Indian Army
- Railway Recruitment
- ECGC PO Recruitment
- Haryana Vidyut Recruitment
- MPSC Recruitment
- West Bengal Police Recruitment
Hopefully, this post has provided detailed information about SBI exam 2022. Leave a comment below if you have any questions concerning the SBI exam. Visit the Government exams page for information on future exams and to receive frequent updates.