SBI PO 2016 Recruitment Notification for 2200 Vacancies

SBI PO 2016 Notification:  SBI PO 2016 Notification:  State Bank of India recently announced about its recruitment for PO posts and also released the official notification on 3rd May 2016. SBI is the premier bank of the country with more than 17000 domestic branches & 190 foreign offices. This Notification of SBI is for 2200 Probationary Officer vacancies and they invite the eligible interested candidates to apply through online. The Online registration starts from 4th May 2016. This is one of the best opportunities to the aspirants who dreams to get job in banking sector or any government undertakings. SBI PO 2016 recruitment provides more opportunities to the candidate who will be selected in this recruitment process. Here we provided the Brief info about SBI PO recruitment notification & How to apply for it.
SBI PO Recruitment 2016

Recruitment Process:  A little bit change will be happened in the process of SBI PO 2016 recruitment that is in main examination each section has their own time limit remaining all are same as previous years. The recruitment process consists of two online examinations preliminary and main. The candidates who qualify in Preliminary examination will be called for Main Examination. The candidate who qualified in main examination will be invited for Group Discussion and Interview.

No. of Vacancies: SBI 2016 PO Recruitment is for 2200 Posts and how many posts allotted for each category is given below
SC – 351
ST – 231
OBC – 590
General – 2200
PWD – 60 (OH-20, VI- 20, HI- 20)

 Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:
1) Graduate in any discipline from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government.
2) Candidates who are in final year/ semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to condition that, at the time of interview, they will have to produce the proof of having passed the examination on or before 31st August 2016.
3) Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) Certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31st August 2016.
4) Candidates possessing qualification of CA (Chartered Accountant) may also apply.

Age Limits:
Minimum – 21 years (Born not later than 1st April 1995)
Maximum – 30 years (born not earlier than 2nd April 1986)
Age relaxation is applicable for SC, ST, OBC (Non Creamy layer), Ex-service man and PWD based on the government rules.

Registration Fee/Intimation charge: SBI PO 2016 registration fee varies based on the categories and fee payment allowed through online mode only. The fee will not be refunded on any account if you paid it once.
SC/ST/PWD – Rs. 100
General/OBC – RS. 600

Exam Structure/Pattern: SBI PO 2016 Recruitment Phase –I and Phase- II written examination structures/patterns are given below.

Preliminary Exam: Preliminary exam of SBI PO 2016 Recruitment is objective type exam.

Preliminary Exam Pattern of SBI PO 2016
No. of Questions
English language
Quantitative aptitude
Time duration is 1 hr

Main Exam: Main Examination of 2016 SBI PO Recruitment has changed a little bit this year. That is related to time duration this time SBI allotted separate time duration for each section. Main Exam consists of Objective and Descriptive test. Descriptive paper will be evaluated only for the candidates who were qualified in objective test of main exam.

Main Exam Pattern of SBI PO 2016
i) Objective Test
No. of Questions
Time Duration
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
60 Minutes
Data analysis & Interpretation
45 Minutes
General/Economy/ Banking Awareness
35 Minutes
English language
40 Minutes
3 hours
ii) Descriptive Test
Letter Writing & Essay – 50 marks , 30 minutes

How to Apply:
Before going to apply for SBI PO recruitment 2016 you have to scan your Passport size photo and your sign and made some changes to fit to submit.
1. Visit the SBI official site
2. Select Careers tab
3. On top right corner Latest Announcements choose the SBI PO 2016 Recruitment Ad
4. Click on Apply Online
5. Online Registration window for SBI PO 2016 will be opened Click on “Click here for New Registration” which is located on top Right.
6. Fill the form carefully mostly 4 steps of process it is (Basic info, photo& sign Upload, your complete details and Fee payment).

Important Dates:
Online registration & online payment of SBI PO 2016 will be started from 4th May 2016.
Last date for Online Registration & Payment is 24th May 2016.
Tentative dates for Preliminary Exam are 2nd, 3rd, 9th & 10th July 2016.
Tentative date for Main Exam is 31st July 2016.