|COURSE||FULL FORM||DURATION||CLASSES SCHEDULE|
|SBI BANK PO||PROBATIONARY OFFICER||3 MONTHS||6 DAYS A WEEK|
SBI's selection process for probationary officers consists of written tests (first phase) and Group Discussions & Interviews (second phase).
Any graduate within the age group of 21 to 30 years is eligible for this exam. Candidates in the final year of graduation are also permitted to appear for this exam. For candidates from reserved categories, relaxation in the upper age limit is available.
Written Test Pattern
This test includes Objective Tests of 2-hour duration and a Descriptive Test of 1-hour duration. The 2 - hour objective test consists of 200 questions (1 mark per question, 1/4th negative marking for wrong answers) - 50 each from Reasoning, Data Analysis & Interpretation, English Language and General Awareness, Marketing & Computers. The descriptive test comprises precis, letter writing, essay, etc.
The Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the objective tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in the objective test. The final merit list for each category is arrived at after aggregating the marks of Written Test, Group Discussion and Interview.