State Bank of India Mumbai Probationary Officers Recruitment 2015
Selection Process :
Phase – I :
Preliminary Examination : Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows :
Name of test
No. of Questions
|1.||English Language||30||30||Composite Time of 1 hour|
Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing passing marks to be decided by the Bank. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank ( approximately 20 times the numbers of vacancies subject to availability ) will be short listed for the Main Examination.
Phase – II :
Main Examination : Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.
(i) Objective Test :
The Objective Test of 2 hour duration consists of 4 Sections with 50 marks each ( Total 200 marks ) as follows :
a) Test of English Language ( Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension etc. )
b) Test of General Awareness, Marketing & Computers
c) Test of Data Analysis & Interpretation
d) Test of Reasoning ( High Level )
The candidates are required to qualify in each of the Tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
(ii) Descriptive Test :
The Descriptive Test of 1 hour duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language ( Letter Writing & Essay ).
The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
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 objective test.
Phase – III :
Group Discussion ( 20 marks ) & Interview ( 30 marks ) :
The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category. Adequate number of candidates in each category, as decided by the Bank will be called for Group Discussion and Interview. The qualifying marks in Group Discussion & Interview will be as decided by the Bank
Candidates qualifying for GD & Interview under ‘OBC’ category would be required to submit OBC certificate containing the ‘Non Creamy layer’ clause. Candidates not submitting the OBC certificate containing the ‘Non Creamy layer’ clause and requesting to be interviewed under General category will not be entertained.
Final Selection :
The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination ( Phase – I ) will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination ( Phase – II ) will be added to the marks obtained in GD & Interview ( Phase – III ) for preparation of the final merit list.
The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase – II and Phase III separately. Marks secured by the candidates in the Written Test ( out of 250 marks ) are converted to out of 75 and marks secured in Group Discussion & Interview ( out of 50 marks ) are converted to out of 25.
The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating converted marks of Written Test and Group Discussion & Interview out of 100 for each category. The selection will be made from the top merit ranked candidates in each category.
Results of the candidates who have qualified for GD & Interview and the list of candidates finally selected will be made available on the Bank’s website. Final select list will be published in Employment News / Rozgar Samachar.
The examination will be held in the month of June 2015 ( Tentatively ).
Exam Centre :
The preliminary examination may be held at the following centres and the address of the venue will be advised in the call letters. Bank reserves the right to cancel any of the Examination Centres and / or add some other Centre, at its discretion, depending upon the response, administrative feasibility, etc.
Bank also reserves the right to allot the candidate to any centre other than the one he / she has opted for. The centres for Main Examination may be limited.
State / UT
State / UT
|11||Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair||28||Maharashtra||Amaravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai / Thane / Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara|
|12||Andhra Pradesh||Chirala, Chittoor, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Puttur, Rajahmundhry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam, Vizianagaram||29||Manipur||Imphal|
|13||Arunachal Pradesh||Itanagar Naharlagun||30||Meghalaya||Ri - Bhoi, Shillong|
|14||Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kokrajhar, Silchar Tezpur||31||Mizoram||Aizawal|
|15||Bihar||Arrah, Aurangabad, Bihar Sharif, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur, Siwan||32||Nagaland||Kohima|
|16||Chandigarh||Chandigarh||33||Delhi - NCR||Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon|
|17||Chhattisgarh||Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur||34||Odisha||Angul, Balasore, Bargarh, Baripada, Berhampur ( Ganjam ), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Sambalpur|
|19||Gujarat||Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himmatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara||36||Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fatehgarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Phagwara, Sangrur|
|20||Haryana||Ambala, Bahadurgarh, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Palwal, Rohtak, Sonipat, Yamunanagar||37||Rajasthan||Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur|
|21||Himachal Pradesh||Baddi, Bilaspur, Dharamshala, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una||38||Sikkim||Gangtok|
|22||Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu, Kathua, Samba, Srinagar||39||Tamilnadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Dindigul, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Perambalur, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Thoothukodi, Vellore|
|23||Jharkhand||Bokaro, Dhanbad, Hazaribag, Jamshedpur, Ranchi||40||Telangana||Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal|
|24||Karnataka||Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bidar, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udipi||41||Tripura||Agartala|
|25||Kerala||Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thrichur, Thiruvananthapuram||42||Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bulandshaher, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Unnao, Varanasi|
|26||Lakshwadeep||Kavarrati||43||Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee|
|27||Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna, Sagar, Ujjain||44||West Bengal||Asansol, Berhampur ( West Bengal ), Bardhaman, Dumkal, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri|