• SBI PO 2023: Apply Online, Exam Date, Notification, Updates

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Update on: 24 Sep 2023 10:33:10 AM

SBI PO 2023 exam is conducted by the State Bank of India (SBI) to select eligible candidates for the Probationary Officers (PO) post. SBI PO Notification 2023 is released on 06th September 2023 for 2000 vacancies. SBI PO 2023 Apply Online link is activated from 07th September 2023 onwards at sbi.co.in. Get details on SBI PO exam date, fee, eligibility, etc here on this page. 

SBI PO 2023

SBI PO 2023 Notification has been released by the State Bank of India on 06th September 2023. This year SBI has released a total of 200 vacancies for SBI PO post. The eligible and interested candidates can fill the SBI PO application form from 7th September to 27th September 2023 form the SBI website which is sbi.co.in. 

SBI PO 2023 Exam Overview

The State Bank of India will announce the number of vacancies for the SBI PO 2023 exam along with the notification. In the meantime, you can check out the important details of SBI PO exam in the table below. 

SBI PO 2023 Exam Overview

Exam Conducting Body

State Bank of India

Post Name

Probationary Officer (PO)

Frequency of exam

Once a year

Exam Level


Mode of Application


Mode of Exam

Online (CBT)

Stages in Exam

3 (Prelims + Mains + Interview)

SBI PO Salary

Rs. 65,780- Rs. 68,580 / Month

Official Website


SBI PO 2023 Exam Date

SBI PO 2023 exam date has been notified by the State Bank of India along with the notification PDF. The SBI PO Prelims exam shall be held in November 2023. Candidates will be able to apply for the SBI PO exam 2023 from 7th September to 27th September 2023. Check the table below to know the SBI PO important dates. 

SBI PO 2023 Exam Schedule
SBI PO Exam Events Dates
SBI PO Notification 2023 06th September 2023
SBI PO Apply Online begins from 07th September 2023
Last date for SBI PO Apply Online 27th September 2023
Last Date to Pay Fee 27th September 2023
Conduct of Pre- Examination Training To be notified
SBI PO Exam Date 2023 November 2023
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 2023 December 2023/January 2024

SBI PO 2023 Notification Out

The State Bank of India (SBI) has released the SBI PO notification PDF for the post of Probationary Officer (PO) on 6th September 2023. Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply for a total of 2000 vacancies from 7th to 27th September 2023. We have shared the official SBI PO notification PDF in the following table below. The PDF gives you details regarding the SBI PO exam date, application date, eligibility, vacancy, etc. 

SBI PO Notification PDF 2023 Download PDF

SBI PO 2023 Vacancy

SBI has released a total of 2000 vacancies. This is an increase in the number of vacancies as compared to the previous year which was 1673. Check the category wise vacancy distribution in the following table. 

SBI PO Vacancy 2023
Category Vacancy
SC 300
ST 150
OBC 540
EWS 200
GEN 810
Total 2000

SBI PO Vacancy (PwD Category)

Category Vacancy Backlog Total
LD 20 -- 20
VI 20 -- 20
HI 20 16 36
d & e 20 16 36

*VI: Vision Impairment

*HI: Hearing Impairment

*LD: Learning Disabilities

How to apply for SBI PO 2023 Exam?

Interested and eligible candidates can fill the SBI PO application form in online mode only. The steps to fill SBI PO 2023 application form are given below:

  • Visit the official website of SBI
  • Click the 'Apply Online' that appears on the homepage. 
  • Register for the exam by entering the required credentials
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in the correct size and dimension. 
  • Fill the detailed application form
  • Upload a handwritten declaration and left thumb impression
  • Pay the application fees as per your category
  • Submit the SBI PO 2023 application form and take its printout

Documents to Upload in SBI PO 2023 Application Form

SBI specifies the list of documents that have to be uploaded by the applicant while filling the application form. We have mentioned the list of documents to be uploaded to be uploaded in SBI PO application form along with the size specifications. 

List of documents to be uploaded in SBI PO form


Passport size photograph

Image dimensions: 200 X 230 pixel

File Type: JPG

File size: 20 KB – 50 KB

Signature of the candidate

Image dimensions: 140 X 60 pixel

File Type: JPG

File size: 10 KB - 20 KB

Hand written declaration

800 X 400 pixels

File Type: JPG

File size: 50 KB - 100 KB

SBI PO 2023 Application Fees

SBI PO 2023 application fee has to be paid by each candidate who applies for the exam. The category wise fee has been given below in the table. 

Category of Candidate

Application Fee


Rs. 750



SBI PO 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

SBI has prescribed the SBI PO eligibility criteria that include the fulfillment of educational qualification, nationality and age limit. The SBI PO 2023 eligibility has been stated below. 

Age Limit for SBI PO Exam

The minimum age for SBI PO exam is 21 years while the maximum age is 30 years. There shall be age relaxation for the reserved category of candidates.

SBI PO Educational Qualification

Any candidate who is a graduate in any discipline from a recognized university can apply for SBI PO exam. Candidates who are in final year of graduation are also eligible to appear for the exam. However, such candidates will have to produce the passing certificate at the time of interview. 

Number of Attempts for SBI PO Exam

SBI has capped the number of attempts for the SBI PO 2023 exam as per the category of the candidates. Appearing in the Prelims exam will not be counted as an attempt by the candidate, however, if a candidate appears for the Mains exam, then it shall be counted as an attempt. The category wise SBI PO attempts is as follows:

Category of Candidates

Attempts in SBI PO Exam



General (PwD)







No Restriction

SBI PO 2023 Selection Process

SBI PO 2023 selection process is a three-stage process. A candidate has to qualify each stage to be able to be appointed as an SBI Probationary Officer. Here is the selection stages for SBI PO exam: 

Stage 1: Preliminary Exam

Stage 2: Mains Exam

Stage 3: Psychometric test, Interview and Group Exercise

The SBI PO Prelims exam is qualifying in nature and its marks will not be used to determine the merit list of the candidates. The marks obtained by the candidates in SBI PO Stage 2 and Stage 3 shall be used to determine the merit list of the candidates.

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SBI PO 2023 Exam Pattern

The SBI PO exam pattern varies for the Prelims and Mains exam. In order to get acquainted the exam pattern and marking scheme, candidates should ensure that they practice SBI PO question paper to get the maximum benefit out of it. We have mentioned about the SBI PO exam pattern for the Prelims and Mains exam below. 

Phase-1: SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern

The Prelims exam is the first stage of the SBI PO exam. The SBI PO Prelims exam has three sections for 100 marks that are objective in nature. Each section has a sectional timing of 20 minutes each, thereby, making the entire paper of 1 Hour. A negative marking of 0.25 shall be there for each incorrect answer by you. The details of SBI PO exam is as follows:


Name of Tests(Objective)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks



English Language



20 Minutes


Numerical Ability



20 Minutes


Reasoning Ability



20 Minutes




1 Hour

SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern

SBI PO Mains exam has a total of 4 sections for 200 marks. Separate timing is allotted for each section. The SBI PO exam pattern for Mains is as follows: 

Name of Tests (Objective)

No. of Ques

Max Marks


Reasoning & Computer Aptitude



60 Mins

Data Analysis & Interpretation



45 Mins

General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness



35 Mins

English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 



40 Mins




3 Hours

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SBI PO Cut Off 2023

SBI PO Cut Off 2023 shall be declared by the SBI along with the result for each stage. The cut off is the minimum marks that must be obtained by the candidate to be able to qualify each stage. You can check the SBI PO exam analysis to know the exam trend. We have mentioned about the previous year SBI PO cut off for your reference here.

SBI PO Prelims Cut Off 2021

The SBI PO prelims cut off 2021 for each category of the candidate has been mentioned in the table below here. 

SBI PO Cut Off 2021 for Prelims


Cut-Off Marks






49. 25





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What is the Educational Qualification for SBI PO 2021 Recruitment Exam?

Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government as on 31st Dec 2021

What is the Age Limit for SBI PO 2021 Recruitment Exam?

not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 1st April 2021

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