SBI PO 2020- Notification, Exam Date, Online Application, Exam Pattern

Important Dates- SBI PO 2020 Exam Dates

Sr. No. Activity Dates
1 On-line registration Dates Expected after COVID-19 situation is under control
2 SBI PO Prelims Exam Date Will be updated in due course
3 Result of Online exam – Preliminary Will be updated in due course
4 SBI PO Mains Exam Date Will be updated in due course
5 Result of Online Examination – Main Will be updated in due course
6 Download Call Letter for Personal Interview Will be updated in due course
7 Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview Will be updated in due course
8 Declaration of Final Result Will be updated in due course

SBI PO 2020 Exam Pattern

SBI PO follows a three tier recruitment process namely: Prelims, Mains and Interview. Prelims is a qualifying exam and its marks are not consider in the final merit list. Marks of Mains and Interview forms the final merit list. the ratio in which the final merit list is prepared from mains and interview is 75:25.

SBI PO Prelims Exam Pattern

  • The exam will be of one hour
  • A total of 100 questions will be asked.
  • Negative marking is there (1/4th).
  • Sectional timing of 20 minutes is there.
.No. Name of Tests(Objective No. of 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 100 100 60 minutes

SBI PO Mains Exam Pattern

  • This is a three hour paper.
  • It has four sections and each section has sectional timing.
  • There is a provision of negative marking of one-fourth mark for every wrong answer marked by the student.
  • Based on the performance of a student in mains examination, final merit list is prepared.
S.No. Name of Tests(Objective) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
2 English Language 35 40 40 minutes
3 Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
4 General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 40 40 35 minutes
Total 155 200 3 Hours

Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test is also a part of mains examination. It is usually of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks. Students are expected to write a letter and an essay. Students can score a great marks in this section and can take a great lead.