SBI PO Apply Online: The much-awaited SBI PO notification 2020 has been released by the State bank of India on 13th November 2020. The online application is invited from all the interested and eligible candidates to apply online for SBI PO 2020 and the online application window for the same has been opened on 14th November 2020 and will remain open till 4th December 2020. The aspirants can click on the SBI PO 2020 Apply Online link below to apply online. SBI offered 2000+ vacancies for the post of probationary officers in various branches of the State bank of India. In this article, we will also be discussing some other details regarding the SBI PO Online Application process.
SBI PO 2020 Online Application Link
Clicking on the SBI PO Apply Online link mentioned below the candidates will be directed to the application window for SBI PO 2020. Candidates are advised to fill this SBI PO Application form before 4 December 2020 as it is the last date to apply.
Important Links Also Check:
- Download SBI PO 2020 Notification PDF
- SBI PO Syllabus
- SBI PO Cut-offs
- SBI PO Salary
- SBI PO Previous Year Papers
How to Apply Online for SBI PO 2020?
Candidates have to follow the below mentioned steps in order to successfully apply online for SBI PO Exam 2020.
Step 1: SBI PO Online registration
Candidates have to visit the official website of SBI, then they have to click on “click here for new registration” online application. On clicking that link, a new page will open for SBI PO Apply Online where the candidates have to enter their name, mobile number, email ID, and security code in order to successfully register themself. After this process candidates will be provided with the registration ID and password which they have to keep safely with them because they will be needing it further.
Step 2: Upload Image and Signature
Applicants now have to upload their scanned photograph and signature in the required format. The specifications for uploading the photograph and signature are given in the table below:
|Document||Specification Required for Uploading|
|Photograph||Dimension- 200 x 230 pixelsSize- 20kb to 50kb|
|Signature||Dimension- 140 x 60 pixelsSize- 10kb to 20 kb|
Step 3: Filling SBI PO Application Form
Candidates have to go through several sections where they have to fill in the following details:
Basic Information– in this section candidates have to enter the details like state, official language, nationality, category, and also their center priority for preliminary and mains examinations, etc.
Personal Information– as the title suggests that candidates have to enter their personal details like date of birth, gender, father‘s name, and mother’s name, address, etc.
Educational Qualifications– details about graduation, post-graduation, professional qualification, and other qualifications if any.
Work experience – any work experience that the candidates have, they have to enter it in the section.
Step 4: Preview Application for SBI PO
After successfully filling up the SBI PO Online Application Form 2020 the candidates finally will get a separate window for previewing their Application form. The candidates are advised to carefully read the preview section and if any mistake found correct that immediately. The final step that the aspirants have to do is to pay the application fee after successfully reviewing their application form.
Application fee for SBI PO 2020
Following is the amount of SBI PO Application fees that is allotted to different categories of candidates:
- SC/ST/PWD – No fees
- General and others – ₹750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)
SBI PO 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who are applying for the exam must know the eligibility criteria. The candidates must fulfill the criteria of nationality, age limit, and educational qualification in order to successfully be eligible for SBI PO Exam 2020
SBI PO Age limit
The minimum age of the candidate applying for the exam must be 21 years and a maximum of 30 years at the time of registration. There is an age relaxation that is relevant to category wise candidates as per the government norms, below is the table having details about the same:
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC Non-Creamy Layer)||3 years|
|Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||10 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (Army personnel)||5 years|
|Persons with Domicile of Jammu &Kashmir during 1-1-1980 to 31-12-1989||5 years|
SBI PO 2020 Educational Qualification
The candidate applying for the exam must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized university or must have equivalent qualification recognized as such by the central government.
Final year/semester candidates are also eligible to apply for the exam only if they produce proof of their graduation on the date of the interview.
What are the SBI PO 2020 Recruitment Exam Dates?
Now let us have a look at the Important dates (tentative) related to SBI PO 2020 Recruitment -:
|SBI PO 2020 Notification Released On||13.11.2020 to|
|Start of Online Registration||14.11.2020 to 04.12.2020|
|Download Admit Card for Online Preliminary Exam||3 rd week of Dec 2020 onwards|
|SBI PO Preliminary Exam Date||31st Dec 2020 & 2 nd, 4th, 5th Jan 2021|
|Result of Online Preliminary Exam||3rd week of January 2021|
|The download of Call letter for Online Main Exam||3rd week of January 2021 onward|
|SBI PO Mains Exam Date||29th January 2021|
|Result of Online Main Exam||3rd/ 4th week of February 2021|
|Download Call Letter for Group Exercises & Personal Interview||3rd/ 4th week of February 2021 onward|
|Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview||February/ March 2021|
|Declaration of Final Result||Last week of March 2021|
How many Vacancies have been announced for SBI PO 2020?
The total number of vacancies announced for the SBI PO 2020 recruitment is 2000 vacancies.
The total number of vacancies are divided among various categories viz.
- SC (Scheduled Castes): 300 vacancies
- ST (Scheduled Tribes): 150 vacancies
- OBC (Other Backward Classes; non-creamy layer): 540 vacancies
- EWS (Economically Weaker Sections): 210 vacancies
- UR/Gen (General): 810 vacancies
Total: 2000 vacancies
There are also reservations for the PWD (Persons with Disabilities) category.
4% horizontal reservation has been provided to Persons with Benchmark Disabilities.
The reservations are provided to people with
- LD (Locomotor Disabilities),
- VI (Visual Impairment),
- HI (Hearing Impaired),
- Specific learning disabilities, Mental Illness, and Multiple Disabilities.
Only those persons with benchmark disabilities would be eligible for reservation. “Benchmark disability” means a person with not less than 40% of a specified disability
Use of Scribe & compensatory time: The facility of scribe would be allowed to a person while writing the exam, who has a disability of 40% or more if so desired by the person and is meant for only those persons with disability who have physical limitation to write including that of speed.
SBI PO Vacancies 2019
Now let us have a look at the SBI PO 2019 Vacancies -: