SBI PO 2020 exam will be conducted by State Bank of India (SBI) to select eligible candidates for the post of Probationary Officer. SBI PO is one of the most coveted jobs in Banking industry and a dream job for millions of aspirants across India. SBI PO is considered as a premium job opportunity in Banking sector because of following reasons:
Brand value of SBI and reputation associated with SBI PO post
Lucrative pay scale which is highest among PSU Banks
Growth opportunities where even a PO can progress to the level of Chairperson
Job satisfaction and social prestige




SBI PO 2020 Exam Schedule

SBI PO Activity



SBI PO 2020 Notification

June 2020


On-line Registration Starts From

June 2020


Last Date to Pay Fee

June 2020


Download Admit Card for Prelims Exam

To be notified later


SBI PO 2020 Exam Date- Preliminary

To be notified later


Result of Online exam – Preliminary

To be notified later


Download of Call letter for Mains Exam

To be notified later


SBI PO 2020 Exam Date – Mains

To be notified later


Result of Online Examination – Main



Download Call Letter for Personal Interview



Conduct of Group Exercises & Interview



Declaration of Final Result




SBI PO 2020 Exam Summary

All important points related to SBI PO 2020 exam are highlighted below:


Name of Exam

State Bank of India Probationary Officers Exam (SBI PO 2020)

Conducting Body

State Bank of India



Exam Level


Mode of Application


Mode of Exam

Online (CBT)

Exam Rounds

3 (Prelims + Mains + Interview)

Candidates Expected to Register for SBI PO 2020

9-10 lakhs

Available Seats


Job Location

Across India

Official Website

SBI PO Helpline

022 – 2282 0427


SBI PO 2020 Application Fee


The category wise fee structure for SBI PO online application is given below. Fee/Intimation charges once paid will NOT be refunded on any account nor can it be held in reserve for any other examination or selection. The application fee must be paid online itself. To know more check the complete guide for SBI PO Application


Sr. No.


Application Fee



Rs.125/- (Intimation Charges only)


General and Others

Rs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)


SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2020


The candidate must fulfill the following two criteria to be eligible for the SBI PO Exam 2020:


  • Age Limit: The candidate must be 21 Years to 30 Years as on 01.04.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born between 02.04.1990 and 01.04.1999 (both dates inclusive)
  • Educational Qualification: The candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Those who are in the Final year/Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for an interview, they must produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 01.07.2020. Candidates with Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate must ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2020. Candidates with Chartered Accountant certification may also apply.


SBI PO 2020 Exam Pattern


The SBI PO selection process consists of 3 stages. The written examinations are conducted online, followed by an interview round. The structure of exams is as follows:


Phase-1: SBI PO Preliminary Examination


This is an online examination where the candidates must solve the question paper in one 1 hour for 100 marks. The test consists of 3 sections. Candidates must know that the sectional cut-off in the Preliminary Exam has been removed and the overall score of all the sections will be considered for selection to the next round.. The cut-off or minimum passing marks for each section is decided by the Bank each year depending on the difficult of the test. The section-wise division of the marks is given below:



Name of Tests(Objective)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks



English Language



20 Minutes


Numerical Ability



20 Minutes


Reasoning Ability



20 Minutes




1 Hour