SBI PO Recruitment Vacancy 2021-22

The State Bank of India (SBI) has issued an employment notification for the recruitment of 2056 Probation Officer (PO) vacant positions. Interested and qualified candidates can apply online here. Candidates are advised to check complete details from here before applying SBI PO.


SBI PO Vacancy Details

Name of PostTotal VacancyReservationPay Scale
Probation Officer (PO)2056SC: 324
ST: 162
OBC: 560
EWS: 200
GEN: 810
Rs 36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2-49910-1990/7-63840

SBI PO Educational Qualification

Educational Qualification: Candidates having Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.

Final Year Students: Those who are in the last year/semester of graduation can also apply temporarily, but the condition is that if an interview is required, they must show proof of passing the graduation exam on or before December 31, 2021.

Others: Candidates with a comprehensive dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing IDD is on or before December 31, 2021. Candidates with chartered accountant or cost accountant qualifications can also apply.

SBI PO Recruitment Application Fee

Category Wise SBI PO fees is shown in below-

CategoryApplication Fees
Payment ModeDebit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking
How To Apply For SBI PO Recruitment 2021-22

To apply quickly & easily candidates may need to visit the official page of SBI Career website or starting from 05.10.2021. To apply online they may follow below mentioned links in the table.

SBI PO Online Application FormClick Here
SBI PO Official Advertisement Click Here
SBI PO All details Web Link Click Here

SBI PO 2021 Recruitment Important Dates

Starting Date of Application Form Fill-up5th October 2021
Last Date of Application Form Fill-up 25th October 2021

SBI PO Complete Selection Process

SBI PO Complete selection process has been categorized into three-phase.


The preliminary exam includes a 100-point objective test and will be taken online. The test will have 3 parts (each part has a different schedule) as follows:

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsTime Period
English Language3020
Quantitative Apptitude3520


The main exam will be conducted online and will include a 200-point objective test and a 50-point descriptive test. The descriptive test will be conducted immediately after the objective test is over, and candidates must enter their descriptive test answers on the computer.

Objective test: The objective test time is 3 hours, consists of 4 parts, and the total score is 200 points. Each part will have a separate time.

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration(Min)
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude456060
Data Analysis & Interpretation356045
General Economy/Banking Awareness404035
English Language354040

Descriptive Test: The duration of the Descriptive Test is 30 minutes. It will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) with two questions for total 50 marks.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic & Social distancing, the 3rd Phase may comprise of 

(i) Interview only (50 marks) OR

(ii) Interview (30 marks) & Group Exercises (20 marks).

Candidates will have to score minimum qualifying marks in Phase-III to be considered for final selection. The minimum qualifying marks will be decided by the Bank.


What is the total Vacancy released by SBI PO?

There are 2056 Probationary Officer(PO) Vacancy has been released by the State Bank of India.

What is the Last Date of SBI PO Online Apply?

The last date of Application Form Fill-up for SBI PO 2021 recruitment is 25th October 2021.

What is the Salary Structure of SBI PO Post?

The Salary structure for the SBI PO post is Rs 36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2-49910-1990/7-63840

How One Can Apply For SBI PO Post?

To apply SBI PO, Candidates need visit official website of SBI To apply quickly & easily candidates may need to visit the official page of SBI Career or 

What is the Selection Process of SBI PO?

There are three phases in SBI PO selection. Preliminary exam, Main Exam & Interview.

What is the Educational Qualification Require to Apply For SBI PO Post?

Candidates who had completed graduation & final year candidates may apply for the SBI PO post.