SBI PO Vacancy List 2020

The State Bank of India released an official notification for the recruitment of Probationary Officers. As per the recent SBI PO Notification 2020, a total of 2000 vacancies has been released. Go through the complete post to know the SBI PO Vacancy List category-wise and region-wise.

SBI PO Vacancy 2020

  • Candidates aged between 21-30 years can apply for the SBI PO Exam 2020. Aspirants are advised to go through the required eligibility criteria and then proceed with the application process.
  • Along with the fresh vacancies, there are backlog vacancies which will also be added and released in the upcoming SBI PO Latest vacancy 2020 list.
  • If you are preparing for the SBI PO examination, the foremost thing you need to do is to know the complete SBI PO Syllabus 2020.
  • In this post, aspirants can get complete information about SBI PO 2020 vacancies and for previous years as well.

SBI PO Vacancy 2020

The table below has all the main SBI PO Vacancy highlights. Candidates must take a look:

Name of the exam SBI PO Exam 2020
Conducting body State Bank of India
Official website
Number of Posts offered 1
Total SBI PO Vacancies 2000
SBI PO Salary Basic: Rs.27,620 and Total In-Hand: Rs. 40,000/-
SBI PO Pwd Vacancies 133

SBI PO Category-Wise Vacancy 2020

Check the SBI PO 2020 vacancy details for the General, SC, ST, OBC, EWS Category tabulated below.

Category Vacancy Backlog Total
SC 300 300
ST 150 150
OBC 540 540
EWS 200
GEN 810 810
Total 2000 2000

SBI PO Vacancy (PwD Category)

Category Vacancy Backlog Total
LD 20 20
VI 20 20
HI 20 49 69
d & e 20 7 27
  • VI  stands for Vision Impairment
  • HI  stands for Hearing Impairment
  • LD stands for Learning Disabilities

SBI PO Vacancy 2019 Details

Here is a glimpse of the SBI PO 2019 Vacancy list. In 2019, more than 2000 SBI PO Vacancies were released. Check the below category-wise vacancy details for SBI PO. There were no backlog vacancies in SBI PO 2019 Recruitment.

Category Vacancy Backlog Total
SC 300 300
ST 150 150
OBC 540 540
GEN 810 810
Total 2000 2000

SBI PO PWD Vacancy Details 2019

Here is the tabular column comprising of the PwD category SBI PO Vacancies.

Category SBI PO Vacancy Backlog Total
LD 20 20
VI 20 20
HI 20 53 73
d & e 20 20

SBI PO Vacancy Trend

Check out the detailed graph to know previous year SBI Bank PO Vacancies. The below bar graph shows the number of vacancies released each year. We can observe that there was a gradual increase in the SBI PO Vacancy, but there is a sudden drop in 2018 and 2019. This year it is expected to be more than the previous year.

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Who is Eligible for Reservations Under SBI PO 2020 Vacancy

Before filling the application form, candidates must check the category-wise vacancies for the post of SBI PO. Here is the complete category-wise SBI PO 2020 Vacancy Details for the year 2020.

OBC: As per the latest vacancy, vacancies reserved for the OBC category are available to OBC candidates belonging to the “Non-Creamy Layer” whereas aspirants belonging to OBC “Creamy Layer” have to submit their applications under General Category.

PwD: There are vacancies that are reserved only for Physically Challenged Persons under section 33 of the Person with Disabilities Act, 1995 as per the government guidelines. Candidates with the following disabilities are eligible to apply for the SBI PO 2020 Exam.

  • Orthopedically Handicapped (OH)
  • Visually Impaired (VI)
  • Hearing Impaired (HI)

A person who suffers from not less than 40%  of the above disabilities must submit a Disability Certificate if he wants to avail of the benefit of reservation.

SBI PO Eligibility Criteria 2020

All the candidates planning to write the SBI PO exam must know that they have to satisfy the Eligibility Criteria of SBI PO. In case they do not meet the SBI PO Eligibility Criteria, they cannot write the exam. The following given are the details of SBI PO Eligibility Criteria:

SBI PO Nationality

Candidates applying for SBI PO Exam should be one of the following:

  1. Citizens of India.
  2. A subject of Nepal or Bhutan.
  • Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, Vietnam or from East India countries of Kenya, Tanzania, Zaire, Uganda, Ethiopia, Zambia, Malawi with the intention of settling permanently in India.
  1. Tibetan Refugee who came to India before January 1st, 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement.
  • Candidates belonging to categories ii, iii, or iv must possess a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt of India in their favor.

SBI PO Educational Qualification

The candidates must check the following aspects of meeting the eligibility criteria of SBI PO, qualification-wise:

  • The applicants must be a graduate in any stream from a recognized university.
  • The final year graduates can also apply.

SBI PO Age Limit

The candidates must check out the following points in order to know the SBI PO Age-Eligibility:

  • Candidates must be between 21 to 30 years as on April 1, 2020.
  • SC/ST/ExS/J&K Migrants get a relaxation of 5 years in the upper age limit.
  • OBC candidates with upper age limit 33 years can apply for the exam.
  • PwD category candidates reserve a relaxation of 10-15 years depending on the category.

SBI PO Salary Structure

Apart from the In Hand Salary, an SBI PO is entitled to get many other allowances such as Dearness Allowance (DA), House rent allowance (HRA), Furniture Allowance, Travelling Allowance, etc.

  • Basic Pay – The starting basic pay is Rs 27,620 (with 4 advance increments).
  • Pay Scale – 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020 applicable to Junior Management.
  • Allowances – DA, HRA/Lease rental, CCA, Medical and other allowances & perquisites as per rules.
  • Compensation – The total compensation per annum on the CTC basis is a minimum of 8.20 lakhs and a maximum of 13.08 lakhs depending on the place of posting and other factors.
  • Medical Insurance: 100% medical coverage for SBI employees and 75% for their family members

SBI PO Job Profile

The candidates who want to write the SBI PO exam must understand the job profile and responsibilities beforehand for a better picture of the job they are going to handle. Understanding the SBI PO Salary and Job Profile will help the candidates a lot during the interview round. They will be able to answer fluently. The position of SBI PO is one of the most prestigious in the State Bank of India. There is a probation period of 2 years in which the candidate will be trained properly. There is also a possibility of frequent transfers

  • The candidates after getting chosen will have the responsibilities of issuing ATM cards
  • Secondly, the PO also makes deposits and open new accounts
  • Also, the loan process criteria come under the post of PO
  • Moreover, the person at the job also issues checkbooks and handles other responsibilities

SBI PO Vacancy FAQ’s

Q) How many SBI PO vacancies are released for the year 2020?

More than 2000 vacancies are released by the State Bank of India for the year 2020. Along with the fresh vacancies, there are backlog vacancies which are also added and released in the SBI PO vacancy 2020 list.


Q) Does graduation marks matter in the SBI PO exam?

As per the previous year notification trends, there is no minimum percentage of marks in graduation prescribed for applying to the SBI PO.

Q) When is the SBI PO Vacancy list released?

The State bank of India will release the SBI PO Vacancy List along with the notification tentatively in the month of July 2020.

Q) Are PwD candidates eligible to apply for the SBI PO 2020 Exam?

Candidates with the following disabilities are eligible to apply for the SBI PO 2020 Exam.

  • Orthopedically Handicapped (OH)
  • Visually Impaired (VI)
  • Hearing Impaired (HI)

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