SBI PO Result 2020

The SBI PO Result for the preliminary exam will be released soon on the official website. In this post, we have provided complete details about the SBI PO Prelims result and how to download the result PDF.

For a total of 2000 SBI PO Vacancies, more than 5 lakh candidates had applied this year. This infers the demand for banking jobs and the competition level of the exam.

How to Check SBI PO Result 2021?

The result for SBI PO will be released in PDF format on the official website. No hardcopy will be sent to any of the candidates. There are simple steps to be followed for checking and download the SBI PO Prelims Result PDF which is explained in the further section below.

SBI PO Result Dates 2021

The below table shows the result dates for SBI PO 2021

Events Dates
SBI PO Prelims Exam Date 4th, 5th & 6th January 2021
SBI PO Prelims Result Date 3rd week of January 2021
SBI PO Mains Exam Date 29th January 2021
SBI PO Mains Result February 2021
SBI PO Final Result Last week of March 2021

Steps to Download SBI PO Prelims Result PDF 2021

  1. Click on the direct link in this post (to be given when the result will be released) or visit the official website of SBI
  2. On the homepage, click on the link “preliminary result for Probationary Officers”
  3. The SBI PO Prelims Result PDF will be displayed on the screen.
  4. Open the file. Press Ctrl+F and enter your roll number.
  5. If your roll number exists on the PDF then you are selected for the Mains exam.
  6. Download the PDF for future reference.

SBI PO Prelims Cut Off

Generally, the cut-off will be released after the result. You are eligible for mains only if you qualify above the SBI PO Cut Off Marks. These cut-off marks are decided considering a few factors like the number of vacancies, the number of candidates who appeared in the exam, and the difficulty level of the exam.

Let us have a look at the previous year cut off marks for the prelims exam.

SBI PO Prelims Cut Off 2019 SBI PO Prelims Cut Off 2018
Gen – 71 Gen – 56.75
SC – 61.75 SC – 49.00
ST – 54.75 ST – 43.00
OBC – 68.25 OBC – 54.25
EWS – 68.25 OH – 45.25 VH – 49.00 HI – 14.75

SBI PO Scorecard 2021

After the declaration of result and cut off, SBI will release the scorecards. In order to download the SBI PO Scorecard, you need to login into the portal using the registration number and password. The scorecard includes various details as listed below. Have a look at the snapshot of the scorecard below.

  • Candidate’s name
  • Roll number
  • Registration number
  • Category
  • Date of birth
  • Total marks
  • Marks scored
  • Category-wise cutoff marks

sbi po scorecard

Previous Years SBI PO Prelims Result Release Dates

As per the recent reports, the result will be declared in the 3rd week of January 2021. In the previous year, the results were released within a month of the exam.

Year SBI PO Prelims Result Date
2020 To Be Notified Later
2019 June 29, 2019
2018 July 15, 2018

Normalization of SBI PO Marks

Normalization is a regular process followed by the exam conducting authority to evaluate the candidate’s performance based on the difficulty level of the exam.

Due to a large number of applicants, SBI conducts the exam in different shifts. Hence, the difficulty level of the exam, the type of questions asked varies. The level of difficulty of each question may be comparatively high. Thus, for fair evaluation, SBI normalizes the marks scored by candidates. The SBI PO Marks Normalization is done through the equi-percentile method.

SBI PO Mains Result 2021

Based on the prelims exam result, you will be qualified for the mains exam. This the second stage of the selection process which is both objective and descriptive mode of exam. The objective mode is for 200 marks while the descriptive mode is for 50 marks.

This year, the mains exam is scheduled tentatively in the last week of January 2021. The SBI PO Result is expected in February 2021.

SBI PO Final Result 2021

The final result is prepared based on the marks secured in mains, and interview rounds. The marks will be normalized out of 100 and the final result will be released. The marks scored in the mains exam will be converted to 75 out of 200 while the Interview marks will be converted to 25 out of 50 marks.

The below table shows the weightage of marks considered from each stage to prepare the final SBI PO result.

Phase Exam Weightage
I Preliminary 0%
II Main 75%
III Interview only or Group Exercises & Interview 25%
Total 100%

SBI PO Result FAQs

Q. How to check SBI PO 2020 Result?

You can check your SBI PO Results from the official website by following the instructions given above.

Q. What are the details mentioned in SBI PO Result PDF?

The result PDF for SBI PO Exam includes the roll number of qualifiers.

Q. Will, I receive a hardcopy of the SBI PO Prelims Result?

No, SBI will not send any hardcopy through the post. You must check and download the result PDf only from the official website.

Q. When will the SBI PO cut off be released?

The cut-off for SBI PO will be released after the declaration of the result.

Q. What is the SBI PO Selection Process?

There are three stages included in the selection process for probationary officers which include Prelims, Mains, and Interview.


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