By Ajay | Updated on: Sep 21, 2022

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SBI PO 2022 Highlights

The State Bank of India or SBI is an Indian multinational, public sector banking and financial service company. SBI conducts exams every year to recruit eligible candidates for various posts like Probationary Officer (PO), Junior Associate (Clerical) and Specialist Officer (SO). SBI PO recruitment 2022 released on September 21, 2022. You can apply for the same between September 22 and October 12, 2022. Since SBI PO is considered one of the best jobs in the banking industry, we advise you to make the best use of this opportunity. Let's look at the highlights of the SBI PO exam 2022.

SBI has released the SBI PO Mains 2022 Admit Cards on its official webiste.

SBI has released the SBI PO Prelims result 2022 on their official website.

SBI PO Highlights 2022-23

Conducting AuthoritySBI
Official Website
Name of the Posts Probationary Officer (PO)
Mode of application Online
Stages of Exam Three Stages-
  • Phase 1- Preliminary Exam
  • Phase 2- Mains Exam
  • Phase 3- Interview OR Interview & Group Discussion
Maximum marks & Time duration
  • Phase 1- 100 marks, 1 hour
  • Phase 2-
    • • Paper 1 (Objective Test)- 200 marks, 3 hours
    • • Paper 2 (English Descriptive Test)- 50 marks, 30 minutes
  • Phase 3- 50 Marks
Online Registration of Applications and Payment of Fees / Intimation Charges 2022-23 September 22, 2022 to October 12, 2022
Download of Preliminary Examination Call Letters Click Here
SBI PO Phase 1 (Preliminary) Online Examination 2022-23 December 17, 18, 19 & 20, 2022
SBI PO Phase 1 (Preliminary) Online Examination Result 2022-23 Click Here
SBI PO Phase 2 (Mains) Admit Card 2022-23 Click Here
SBI PO Phase 2 (Mains) Online Examination 2022-23 January 30,  2023
Number of Vacancies 1673 [More Details]
Official Notification PDF [Click Here]

SBI PO Notification 2022

State Bank of India released the SBI PO 2022 notification to recruit eligible candidates as Probationary Officers in its organization. The SBI PO application process 2022 will commence on September 22 and close on October 12, 2022. Moreover, the SBI PO 2022 notification contains all the details regarding the admit card, SBI PO 2022 vacancy, application process and other info. Also, you need to pay a specified online SBI PO application fee before the last date to avoid the cancellation of your candidature. If you belong to a reserved category, you can avail pre-exam training to get aware of the question level. Read More...

SBI PO Online Application 2022 

The SBI PO application procedure is an online process. The step-by-step procedure to apply for the SBI PO2022 exam is as follows.

  • Log on to the official website of SBI.
  • Check out the ‘SBI PO recruitment 2022 ‘ and look for the 'Apply Online’ link
  • Register yourself by clicking on ‘New Registration’ link and enter details like full name, email ID, and contact details
  • A provisional registration number and Password will be sent in your registered email id and contact number
  • Login again using these credentials and enter all other details asked
  • Validate your details and click on ‘Save & Next’ button
  • Upload all the documents required as per the mentioned specifications
  • Verify before ‘Final Submit’
  • Pay the online application fee as per the category you belong to
  • Take out the print of the application form and fee receipt for future use

SBI PO 2022 Vacancy

The awaited SBI PO 2022 recruitment notification is finally out. The notification of SBI PO 2022 has been released for a total of 1673 vacancies. The vacancies are further divided between the general and reserved categories. The SBI PO vacancies for 2022 are mentioned below.

PostNo. of Vacancies
SBI PO 1673

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2022

Being among the most awaited jobs, SBI offers great opportunities for career growth and thus the SBI PO exam 2022 cannot be taken lightly. Therefore, it is advisable to be aware of the exam format and exam pattern of SBI PO 2022 to avoid any errors later. The SBI PO exam pattern 2022 consists of three phases:

  • Phase 1 - Prelims Exam.
  • Phase 2 - Mains Exam.
  • Phase 3 - Interview / Group Exercise & Interview.

After all the phases of SBI PO are completed, the final list of the selected candidates will be released. Refer to the SBI PO exam pattern page for more insight on the exam pattern, marking scheme, the language of exam and other details. Also, attempt online free test series of SBI PO to stay ahead in the race. Read More...

PhasesExam TypeNo. of marksDuration
Phase 1 (Prelims) Objective 100 marks 1 hour
Phase 2 (Mains) Paper 1 (Objective)- 200 marks 3 hours
Paper 2 (Descriptive)- 50 marks 30 minutes
Phase 3 (Interview) Interview 50 marks  

SBI PO Exam Syllabus 2022

The SBI PO 2022 exam tests you on the basis of various subjects depending upon the phases, i.e Prelims & Mains. It is advisable to get hold of the complete SBI PO 2022 syllabus of all the subjects, so that you do not miss out on any important part and fall short of anything in your preparation phase. It's very important that you are aware of the SBI PO exam syllabus 2022 for Prelims and Mains. A good book for SBI PO 2022 will ease your preparation journey. Further, if you need any sort of guidance, ixamBee online course for SBI PO is the way forward. Read More...

PhaseSBI PO Syllabus
Phase 1 (Objective) Reasoning/ Quantitative Aptitude/ English Language
Phase 2 (Objective and Descriptive)
  • Paper 1 - Data Analysis & Interpretation/ Reasoning & Computer Aptitude/ English Language/ General / Economy / Banking Awareness
  • Paper 2 - Letter Writing & Essay (Writing Skills)

SBI PO Exam Dates 2022

SBI PO official notification 2022 has released on the official website of SBI. The SBI PO exam calendar has all the important info regarding exam date, admit card release, registration opening and closing linkAlso while filling the online application form, you need to choose the exam centre where the SBI PO online exam will take place. Choose the SBI PO exam centre wisely because you will not be able to change it at a later stage. Read More...

SBI PO Salary 2022

One of the reasons why SBI PO is preferred by most of the students who wish to enter into the banking sector is because it is one of the largest public sector banks in our country. It will be a boost for any candidate’s career to be associated with such brand name. The job of an SBI PO (Probationary Officer) is attractive as well as rewarding. The SBI PO salary in hand is around Rs 41,960/- (with four advance increments). SBI PO offers a dynamic job profile along with good career growth. So work harder and practice more to achieve your dream. Read More...

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2022

In order to ensure a successful SBI PO application, it is extremely necessary to check the complete SBI PO 2022 eligibility criteria. SBI specifies certain eligibility criteria that need to be fulfilled by you if you wish to apply to the SBI PO exam 2022. If you fail to fulfil any eligibility norms or do not lie in the prescribed SBI PO age limit you will be disqualified. More details on SBI PO eligibility 2022 can be inferred from our SBI PO 2022 exam dedicated inner page. Read More...

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria
Educational Criteria Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
Age Criteria Minimum-21 Years / Maximum-30 Years
Age Relaxation Minimum-3 Years / Maximum-15 Years

SBI PO Previous Year Cut-off

Being well prepared for any examination means being well-informed about it. Collecting all information related to the examination includes not only the syllabus and exam pattern, but knowing the previous year cut-off also prove very helpful and beneficial in the preparation. Below are the SBI PO previous year cut off for previous year. Read More...

SBI PO Prelims Category Wise Cut Off 2021

CategoryCut Off Marks
GEN 63
SC 54.75
ST 49. 25
OBC 61.25
EWS 62.75

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Yes, those who are in the final year of their Graduation / Semester can also apply provisionally, subject to the condition that if called for Document Verification they will have to produce proof of having passed the Graduation examination on or before the date mentioned in the eligibility norms.
No, SBI PO has no sectional cut off. You have to score an overall cut-off decided by the bank in both prelims and mains exam.
Yes, SBI PO is a transferable job. You will be given a posting in your probation period and may further be transferred to a different area once you are permanent.
Yes, SBI will provide a separate admit card for both Prelims and Mains. Also, Your Prelims Call letter will not be collected at the examination venue. However, you have to bring a duly authenticated “Original Preliminary Exam Call Letter (with Authenticated Copy of ID Proof)” at the time of SBI PO Mains exam 2021.
If you belong to the General stream and reach till mains every time, you will not be able to attempt the exam this time as you have exhausted your maximum number of attempts. However, if you have appeared only till Prelims, you are eligible. For more information on this please visit our notification section.

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