SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Notification, Vacancy, Eligibility & Imp Dates

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Notification: Hello Future bankers! Are you tired of Searching Banking Jobs? Well, Mother of all Banking Jobs- Yes, – SBI PO Recruitment 2023 is set to be announced putting a stop to all of the speculations. It is indeed wonderful news to share and cheer. We at would like to share this wonderful news of SBI PO Recruitment 2023 with you all. In addition, we shall cover up the SBI Probationary Officer Vacancy Notification 2023 details its eligibility, application process also we shall put stress on the Selection Process of SBI PO or SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment 2023. With this assurance to you all, let us dive into the details of the SBI PO Notification 2023.

In Brief – SBI Probationary Officer Vacancy 2023 Notice

Organisation NameState Bank of India
Recruitment Notice forPO or Probationary Officer
Vacancy Details2000 ( Expected )
Place of PostingAll Over India
Job CategoryBanking Jobs
Application ModeOnline
SBI PO Recruitment 2023

SBI like every year will announce the Probationary Officer Recruitment for 2000 Posts. The Recruitment shall be announced through Advertisement Number from CRPD, SBI. Job Aspirants desire to join the State Bank of India as a Probationary Officer shall be required to register online for the Recruitment Process. More Information is available in the section below.

SBI Probationary Officer Overview – Why are they special in SBI ?

SBI PO is a Management Grade Entry Level Officer in SBI. PO in SBI during their probationary period are trained in all of the fields that SBI deals with ranging from Deposits, Advances, Treasury, Agri-Credit, SME Finance, and others. After the completion of the probation period, and on passing the complementary exams as decided by CRPD, these officials are given the charge of a Branch or Assistant Manager Posts in Branches.

Since during their training SBI PO’S are exposed to most of the related fields and are extensively trained in these fields, these officials become expert in any of the fields that SBI deals. This edge over the other Employees makes this Post very attractive as SBI PO are promoted to higher scale Posts in a short period of time. This is quite evident from the fact that most of the SBI Board members and even the Current Chairman of SBI had joined SBI as a Probationary Officer. So, all these and more make SBI PO Post a very attractive career option for graduates.

SBI PO Salary 2023 Details

In SBI, starting Basic Pay of a PO is 27,620/- (with 4 advance increments) in the scale of 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020 as per JMGS Scale-I. Besides this, PO’s are eligible for D.A, H.R.A/ Lease rental, C.C.A, Medical and other allowances & perquisites as per rules. As per SBI Notice, total compensation of SBI PO on CTC basis would be a minimum of Rupees 8.20 lacs and maximum of Rupees 13.08 lacs per annum.

SBI Probationary Officer Vacancies 2023

Categories of ApplicantsVacancies
Scheduled CasteUpdate Soon
Scheduled TribeUpdate Soon
OBCUpdate Soon
EWSUpdate Soon
GeneralUpdate Soon
TOTALUpdate Soon

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The candidate who desires to apply for SBI PO Post should have the required eligibility as per SBI Notification. The candidate is also informed that the eligibility criteria in case of Educational Qualification shall be reckoned as on 1st December 2023 while for Age-related Eligibility, this shall be reckoned as on 1st April 2023. So, let us check the eligibility criteria details here.

Educational QualificationGraduation in any discipline from any recognized university is the minimum educational qualification. However higher qualified candidates like CA, MBA, MCA etc. can also apply for the post. Applicants who are in the final year/semester waiting for the result or whose result would be available before 31st August 2023 can also apply. But candidates should be able to prove this in the event of being selected during the interview.
Age LimitCandidate should be 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2023. Due age relaxation has been given to the reserved category of candidates.

SBI PO Application Age Limit Relaxation Criteria

The upper age limit / relaxation for SBI PO Recruitment 2023 as per the official notification is shared through the chart as follows –

CategoryAge Relaxation
Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe5 Years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)3 Years
Persons With Disabilities (PWD)- (SC/ST)15 Years
Persons With Disabilities (PWD)- (OBC)13 Years
Persons With Disabilities (PWD)- (Gen)10 Years
Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned officers5 Years
Persons Ordinarily domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895 Years

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Application Process

Interested applicants can apply online only for SBI PO Recruitment 2023 application submission. No other mode of application will be accepted in this recruitment. Before submitting the application candidates should be ready with an email ID which should be active to receive any communication from the bank during the recruitment process. The applicant should also upload scanned Image of Signature & Photograph as per dimension notified. This is very important as any mistake in uploading the photograph can lead to rejection of the application. The dimensions of images are as follows –

The dimension of Scanned Photograph ImageThe photograph must be a recent passport style color picture.
Dimensions should be 200 x 230 pixels.
Size of file should be between 20kb–50 kb.
The dimension of Scanned Signature ImageApplicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen.
Dimensions should be 140 x 60 pixels.
Size of file should be between 10kb – 20kb.
Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS shall NOT be accepted.

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Application Steps

Candidates should apply through SBI Official website or for SBI PO Application. Follow the steps to submit the application.

  1. Visit SBI Official Website @
  2. Navigate to Careers Section.
  3. Search for Current Openings.
  4. Download SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Notification.
  5. Go through the eligibility criteria details.
  6. On being eligible, look for the Application Link.
  7. Next, open the appropriate Online Application Form.
  8. Upload the Scanned Image of Photograph & Signature.
  9. Fill up the Particulars.
  10. Ensuring the Correctness of the data, proceed to Payment Gateway.
  11. Pay the application through debit/credit card or internet banking.
  12. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be generated.
  13. Take a print of the e-Receipt and Application form containing fee details for reference.

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Events – Tentative Schedule

On-line registration including Editing/ Modification of ApplicationUpdate Soon
Payment of Application Fees /Intimation ChargesUpdate Soon
Download Preliminary Examination Call LettersUpdate Soon
Online Preliminary Examination DateUpdate Soon
Result of Preliminary Online examUpdate Soon
Call letter for Online Main Exam downloadUpdate Soon
Online Main Examination DateUpdate Soon
Declaration of Main Exam ResultUpdate Soon
Download Call Letter for Phase III / InterviewUpdate Soon
Conduct of Group Exercises & InterviewUpdate Soon
Declaration of Final ResultUpdate Soon
Download of call letters for Pre-Exam Training ( for SC/ ST/ Religious Minority Community candidates )Update Soon
Pre-Exam Training Scheduled DateUpdate Soon

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Important Links

The important links of SBI Probationary Officer Recruitment 2023 is available in this section. Aspirants willing to appear for the PO Vacancy in SBI may refer to these links during the course of the recruitment.

Official Notice DownloadClick Here
Application LinkClick Here
Exam Pattern & Syllabus
Admit Card / Exam Date
Result Download

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Selection Process

SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Selection Process is discussed here. Actually, the Selection Process of SBI PO is divided into three phases from which Phase II & III is most important for selection. The Phase I is screening test type which eliminates applicants from the main race which is Phase II & III. The Selection Phases of SBI PO Recruitment 2023 is as under –

Phase IPreliminary Test
Phase II Main Examination (Objective & Descriptive)
Phase IIIInterview

State Bank of India PO Selection List 2023 will be prepared as per the candidate’s score of the Mains Exam and Interview Round. Based on the score obtained by candidates and the available vacancies, final cut-off marks will be declared. All candidates who clear the cut-off range will be selected by State Bank of India for the post of Probationary Officer.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern 2023 – Phase I

The SBI PO Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 100 marks will be conducted online. The test will have of 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows –

SL.Name of testNo. of QsMarksDuration
1.English Language303020 minutes
2.Quantitative Aptitude353520 minutes
3.Reasoning Ability353520 minutes
 Total1001001 hour
  • There will be penalty of 1/4th of marks for every wrong attempt at the prelims exam.
  • Sectional Marks will not be maintained for Preliminary Examinations.

Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in the Preliminary Examination. There will be no sectional cut-off. Candidates numbering 10 times (approx.) the numbers of vacancies in each category will be short listed for Main Examination from the top of above merit list.

SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern 2023 – Phase II

The SBI PO Main Examination is an online test and will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after conclusion of the Objective Test and candidates will have to type their Descriptive Test answers on the computer.

  • Objective TestThe duration of objective test is 3 hours and it consists of 4 Sections of total 200 marks. There will be separate timing for every section. It is to note that there will be penalty of 1/4th of marks for a wrong attempt. Moreover, aspirants should also note that sectional Marks will not be maintained for Mains Examinations.
TestName of the testNo. of Qs.Max. MarksDuration
IReasoning & Computer Aptitude456060 minutes
IIData Analysis & Interpretation356045 minutes
IIIGeneral/ Economy/ Banking Awareness404035 minutes
IVEnglish Language354040 minutes
 Total1552003 hours
  • Descriptive TestThe duration of Descriptive Test is 30 minutes. This will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) with two questions for total 50 marks.

SBI will draw category wise merit list on the basis of the aggregate marks scored in Phase-II (Main Exam). There will be no sectional cut-off. Further, candidates of only 3 times (approx.) of the category wise vacancies will be shortlisted for the Interview (Phase-III).

SBI PO 2023 Cut-Off 

State Bank of India after the result of every phase shall release the SBI PO Cut-Off for year 2023. Actually, the Cut-Off is the minimum score up to which the candidates are shortlisted for the next phase of the selection. Aspirants must be curious to know the expected SBI PO Cut-Off 2023. Thus, have an overview of the Cut-Off for SBI PO 2022 through the section below.

SBI PO Prelims Cut Off 2022

CategoryCut-Off Marks
HI 21.50
D & E

Hopefully, the information on SBI PO Recruitment 2023 has been useful for the interested candidates. We at the same time would like to assure you all that updates in connection to SBI Probationary Officer Vacancy 2023 will be updated on this page as soon as it is announced. Therefore, bookmark this page for the latest Sarkari Naukri updates.


When will SBI PO Recruitment 2023 Notification release ?

The Notification is expected to release by September 2023.

How many vacancies shall be announced ?

It is expected that more than 2000 vacancies of SBI PO will be announced.

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