SBI PO 2022 Exam date, Results, Cut-Off(Latest)

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SBI PO 2022 Recruitment


SBI PO Recruitment 2022: Check Exam Dates, Eligibility, Selection Criteria, And Other Details Here

SBI PO 2022 recruitment exam will be conducted by State Bank of India (SBI) for selecting candidates for the post of PO (Probationary Officers). SBI PO or Bank PO exam is one of the most sought-after job in Banking industry and a dream job for millions of candidates across India.

Eligible candidates who want to join SBI as a Probationary Officer, can apply after carefully going through the advertisement/notification regarding eligibility criteria, registration processes, payment of online application fee, etc. and must ensure that they fulfil all the required eligibility criteria.

SBI PO 2022: Important Dates

Activity Name Important Dates
SBI PO Notification 2022 out 21.09.2022
Online Registration Starting date September 22, 2022
Last Date for Fee payment October 12, 2022
Pre- Examination Training December 2022 (1st week onward)
Admit Card for Prelims Exam 1st / 2nd week of December 2022 onwards
SBI PO 2022 Preliminary Exam date 17th/18th/19th/ 20th of December 2022
Result of Preliminary exam 17 January 2023
Call letter for Mains Exam 19th January 2023
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 2022 30th January 2023
Results of Mains Exam 10th March 2023
Availability of Call Letter for Personal Interview 24th March 2023
Group Exercises & Interview 24th March 2023
Declaration of Final Result April 18 2023

Exam Pattern

SBI PO Exam Pattern 2022

Candidates must be aware of the exam pattern and marks distribution for Preliminary and Mains exam before appearing for the SBI PO 2022 Examination process.

The examination process of SBI PO consists of 3 stages:

a. Prelims Examination,
b. Mains Examination
c. Psychometric Test
The structure of exams is as follows:

SBI PO Prelims 2022 Examination:

This Prelims exam will be conducted in online mode wherein the candidates are required to attempt 100 questions having 1 mark each, in a composite duration of 60 minutes. It is to be noted that the sectional cut-offs in the Prelims Exam has been removed now and the overall score of all 3 sections shall be considered for selection to the next round of recruitment process.

S.No. Name of the Section Total Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 60 Minutes
SBI PO Mains Pattern 2022:

The Mains examination will also be conducted in online mode & will have one objective and a descriptive test.

Objective Test Pattern:

The objective test section in Mains Examination will consist of 155 Objective questions having a total of 200 marks and a separate Descriptive online Test having 2 questions for 50 marks.

S. No. Name of Test (Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 40 50 50 minutes
2 Data Analysis & Interpretation 30 50 45 minutes
3 General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 50 60 45 minutes
4 English Language 35 40 40 minutes

155 200 3 hours
Descriptive Test Pattern:

A total of 2 questions shall be asked in this test and the test will be of 50 marks which needs to be completed in a duration of 30 minutes.

S.No Name of the Test Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 50 30 Minutes

Exam Date

SBI PO Exam Date 2022

State Bank of India (SBI) has announced the SBI PO 2022 Online Registration & Exam Dates along with the release of the SBI PO Notification 2022 on 21st September 2022. SBI PO Apply Online to be conducted from 22nd September to 12th October 2022.The tentative SBI PO date 2022 are mentioned below:

The tentative exam dates for SBI PO Recruitment is mentioned below:

Activity Name Important Dates
SBI PO 2022 Notification September 21, 2022
Online Registration Starting date September 22, 2022
Last Date for Fee payment October 12, 2022
Pre- Examination Training December 2022 (1st week onward)
Admit Card for Prelims Exam 1st / 2nd week of December 2022 onwards
SBI PO 2022 Preliminary Exam date 17th/18th/19th/ 20th of December 2022
Result of Preliminary exam 17th January 2023
Call letter for Mains Exam 19th January 2023
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 2022 30th January 2023
Results of Mains Exam 10th March 2023
Availability of Call Letter for Personal Interview 24th March 2023
Group Exercises & Interview 24th March 2023
Declaration of Final Result 18th April 2023

How To Apply

SBI PO Apply Online 2022

Pre-Requisites for Applying Online for SBI PO 2022:

Before applying for SBI PO 2022, applicants must make sure that they should have a valid e-mail ID and an active mobile number which will be needed for receiving all kind of communications related to availability of call letters/ advices from SBI via e-mail/ SMS. It must be kept working till the final declaration of results.

Steps for Applying Online for SBI PO 2022:

(1) Candidates need to visit the official website of SBI for applying online for SBI PO 2022.

(2) Candidates will have to click on "CLICK HERE FOR NEW REGISTRATION" to register their application by entering their basic mandatory information in the online application form for SBI PO 2022 like Candidate’s name, Father’s Name, DOB, E-mail Address, etc .

(3) After successful registration, log into your account using the credentials sent to your email ID/mobile no & fill all the mandatory information in the application form like educational details, your previous experience detail(if any) etc.

(4) After that you need to upload your scanned Photograph, Signature, Left thumb impression, etc.

(5) Applicants are advised to carefully fill all the details in the online application as no change in any of the data filled in the online application will be possible/ entertained after clicking on FINAL SUBMIT Button.

Guidelines for Scanning Photograph and Signature

At the time of applying online, applicant must possess a scanned (digital) image of his/ her photograph and signature as per the specifications given in the notification of SBI PO 2022. Online application shall not be entertained unless the applicant uploads his photo and signature as per specification.

Note: If the face of the candidate in the photograph or signature is not clear his candidature might get rejected. In such cases, applicants must edit their application form and again re-upload their photograph or signature for successfully submitting the application.


SBI PO Syllabus 2022

SBI PO Pre Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of SBI PO 2022 Prelims exam will constitute Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. The detailed syllabus of SBI PO Prelims exam can be further subdivided into various topics based on the previous year questions that have been asked in SBI PO Prelims exams over the past few years. The SBI PO syllabus 2022 for the prelims and the mains exam are quite similar having slight changes in respective topics.

Reasoning Ability Quantitative Aptitude English Language
Series-Alphanumeric Simplification Cloze Test 
Inequalities Profit & Loss Reading Comprehension
Ranking/Direction Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds& Indices Paragraph Completion
Coding-Decoding Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Miscellaneous 
Tabulation Data Interpretation
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input Output Sequence & Series
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability
SBI PO Mains Exam Syllabus
Data Interpretation & Analysis Reasoning English Language General/Economy/ Banking Awareness Computer Aptitude
Data Sufficiency Blood Relations Reading Comprehension Financial Awareness Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies
Line Graph Syllogism Grammar Current Affairs Memory
Pie Chart Circular Seating Arrangement Vocabulary General Knowledge Keyboard Shortcuts
Bar Graph Linear Seating Arrangement Verbal Ability Static Awareness Computer Abbreviation
Radar Graph Case let Double Line-up Word Association Banking and Financial Awareness Microsoft Office
Missing Case DI Scheduling Sentence Improvement Computer Hardware
Let it Case DI Input Output Para Jumbles Computer Software
Tabular Graph Verbal Reasoning Cloze Test Internet
Probability Directions and Distances Error Spotting Networking
Permutation and Combination Ordering and Ranking Fill in the blanks Number System
Data Sufficiency Operating System
Coding and Decoding Basic of Logic Gates
Code Inequalities
Course of Action
Critical Reasoning
Analytical and Decision Making

Cut Offs:

SBI PO Cut offs:

A minimum score will be required to be obtained by each candidate in each test of Online examination and a minimum total score will be needed to be shortlisted for interview. Depending on the number of vacancies, cut-offs will be decided, and candidates will be shortlisted for the interview process.

SBI PO Cut off 2022 (Out)

Category Name Cut-Off Marks (Out of 100)
GEN 59.50
SC 52.50
ST 47.75
OBC 58.25
EWS 59.50

SBI PO Cut off 2021

Category Name Cut-Off Marks (Out of 100)
GEN 53.40
SC 44.93
ST 41.55
OBC 47.41
EWS 47.94
LD 41.64
VI 49.93
HI 41.59
D & E 33.16

SBI PO Prelims 2020 Cut Off

Category Name Prelims Cut-off (From 100 marks)
General 58.5
EWS 56.75
OBC 56
SC 50
ST 43.75

SBI PO Mains 2020 Cut Off

Category Name Mains Cut-off (out of 250 marks)
General 88.93
EWS 84.60
OBC 80.96
SC 73.83
ST 66.86
LD 80.54
VI 93.08
HI 63.10
D&E 63.25

SBI PO Final Cut Off 2020

Category Name Final list Cut Off (Normalised to 100 marks)
General 51.23
EWS 45.35
OBC 45.09
SC 44.09
ST 41.87
LD 45.27
VI 51.55
HI 28.62
D&E 29.43


SBI PO Vacancy 2022

State Bank of India has announced 1673 Probationary Officers vacancies through SBI PO Notification 2022 for which three-phase selection process (Prelims, Mains, Interview) will be conducted. All important points related to SBI PO Recruitment 2022 exam are highlighted below:

Category Vacancy Backlog Total
SC 240 30 270
ST 120 11 132
OBC 432 32 464
EWS 160 - 160
GEN 648 - 648
Total 1600 73 1673

Note :

1. Above mentioned vacancies are provisional and may change in future as per Bank’s requirements.

2. Vacancies reserved for OBC category candidates are only for the 'Non-creamy layer' OBC applicants. The 'Creamy layer' OBC candidates must indicate their category as 'General' in the online application form.

Salary & Job Profile:

SBI PO Salary & Job Profile 2022

SBI PO Salary 2022:

SBI PO Salary 2022 includes a basic pay of Rs.27,620/- (with 4 advance increments) in the scale of 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020 as applicable to Junior Management Grade Scale-I. Along with salary you will also get other benefits like DA, HRA, CCA etc. as per the norms laid down by govt. There will be a probation period of 2 years for a candidate recruited as SBI PO.

SBI PO 2022 Job Profile:

The in-hand salary given to SBI PO is approx. around Rs 40000 to 45000.The gross pay/total pay-out earned like house rent allowance etc. lies between Rs 8.00 Lakhs to Rs. 13.00 lakhs per annum. The amount usually varies as per the location of the PO where he is posted.

Other Allowances associated with SBI PO Post
Dearness Allowance 46.9% of the basic pay
CCA City (Compensatory Allowance) 3% to 4% (depending on the place of posting)
Leased House Accommodation Rural Minimum- Rs 8000/-(Rural)
Leased House Accommodation Urban Maximum- Rs 29500/-(Urban)
Furniture Allowance Rs 120000/-
Medical Insurance 100% for employees
Medical Insurance Extended 75% for families
Travelling Allowance Reimbursement for AC-2Tier (Exclusively for officialtravels)
Petrol Rs 1100-Rs 1300( in case of non-availability ofpersonal vehicle)
Miscellaneous Rs 4000/-
Loan Benefits Concession on interest rates

Eligibility Criteria:

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2022

The candidates are required to fulfil the below criteria in order to be eligible for the SBI PO selection process:

Age Limit(As on 01.04.2022):

The candidate applying for SBI PO must be 21 Years to 30 years of age.

S. No Category Age limit
1 Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2 Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3 Persons With Disabilities (PWD) PWD (SC/ ST) 15 years
PWD (OBC) 13 years
PWD (Gen/ EWS) 10 years
4 Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers includingEmergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs)who have rendered 5 years military service and have been released oncompletion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to becompleted within 6 months from the last date of receipt of application)otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct orinefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service orinvalidment. 5 years
5 Persons Ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu& Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 5 years
Educational Qualification s (as on 31.12.2022):

• The applicant must be a graduate in any aforesaid discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government as specified in the notification.

• Those applicants who are in their Final year/Semester of their Graduation can also apply subject to the condition that if they are called for interview, they must be able to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination.

• Applicants having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing Integrated Dual Degree certification must be on or before August 2022. Also, Candidates having Chartered Accountant certification may also apply.