SBI PO 2017 Exam Notification – Important Details

Monday, February 6th, 2017

SBI PO 2017 Exam Notification

The notification for SBI PO 2017 exam was released today. You can download the notification from here:
Notification on SBI website
Mirror on Handa Ka Funda

SBI PO 2017 Exam – Important Dates

Online Registration and payment of fees – 7th Feb to 6th March
Online Preliminary exam – 29th April, 30th April, 6th May, 7th May
Online Mains Exam – 4th June
Group Exercise and Interview – 10th July onward

SBI PO 2017 Exam – Important Details

1. Number of vacancies – 2313 out of which 1010 are for general. It is the highest in the last 4-5 years.
2. Eligibility – 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 01.07.2017
3. Compensation – The total compensation per annum would be a minimum of Rs. 7.93 lacs (around 40000 Rs. higher than last year) and maximum of Rs. 12.95 lacs depending on place of posting and other factors.
4. Age limit Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2017 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1987 and not later than 01.04.1996 (both days inclusive)

Details of SBI PO Online Coaching Course / Pen Drive

Details of PHASE 1 of SBI PO Exam 2017

It will be a 1 hour exam
It will consists of:
English Language – 30 marks – 30 questions
Quantitative Aptitude – 35 marks – 35 questions
Reasoning – 35 marks – 35 questions

Details of PHASE II – Main Examination of SBI PO Exam 2017

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.

Objective Test: The Objective Test of 3 hour duration consists of 4 Sections (total 200 marks) as follows:
Reasoning and Computer Aptitude – 45 questions – 60 marks
Data Analysis & Interpretation – 35 questions – 60 marks
General Awareness / Economy / Banking Awareness – 40 questions – 40 marks
English Language (Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc.) – 35 questions – 40 marks

There will be sectional time limits for the above. You will be allotted 60 minutes for the Reasoning and Computer Aptitude section, 45 minutes for Data Analysis and Interpretation, 35 minutes for General / Economy / Banking Awareness, and 40 minutes for English Language section.

Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minute duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay).

Details of PHASE III – Group Discussion and Interview of SBI PO Exam 2017

It will consist of Group Discussion (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks). The aggregate marks of both Objective Test and Descriptive Test will be taken, and arranged in the descending order in each category and adequate number of top candidates will be called.

Final Selection in SBI PO

1. The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for the selection
2. The marks obtained in the Main Examination (Phase-II) will have 75% weightage
3. The marks obtained in the Group Discussion & Personal Interview (Phase-III) will have 25% weightage

Details of SBI PO Online Coaching Course

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