SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 | Online Exam Admit Card Out | Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus

The State Bank of India has released the SBI CBO 2021-2022 recruitment notification. A total of 1226 vacancies have been announced for the Circle Based Officer (CBO) post. Here we have given complete details regarding SBI CBO notification 2022 pdf. Go through this page and check your eligibility to apply for this post. Also, refer to the SBI CBO 2022 selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, salary, etc. The SBI CBO apply online 2021-2022 link will be active from 09.12.2021 to 29.12.2021.

Table Of Content:

SBI CBO 2022 Notification SBI CBO 2022 Exam Date SBI CBO 2022 Apply Online
SBI CBO Vacancy 2022 SBI CBO 2022 Eligibility SBI CBO 2022 Salary
SBI CBO 2022 Exam Pattern SBI CBO 2022 Syllabus SBI CBO 2022 Cut off
SBI CBO 2022 Admit Card

SBI CBO 2022 Notification

Here we have added the SBI CBO Notification PDF 2022 download link. Click the link and get the pdf. In this, you can check detailed info regarding the recruitment process. Refer to the details and start the online application process.

SBI CBO 2022 Notification PDF Download

SBI CBO 2022 Exam Date

Here we have given important dates regarding the SBI CBO recruitment 2022 notification.

Event 

Dates

SBI CBO Notification

8th December 2021

Apply Online Start Date

09.12.2021

Apply Online End Date

29.12.2021

Admit Card for Online Exam

11th January 2022

Online Exam

23rd January 2022

Result of Online Exam

Will be released

Interview

Will be released

SBI CBO Recruitment 2021: Overview

Here is the overview of SBI CBO recruitment 2022 process.

Organization

State Bank of India

Post

Circle Based Officer (CBO)

Vacancy

1226

Application Mode

Online

Selection Process

Online Exam & Interview

SBI CBO 2022 Vacancy

Here is the table showing the category wise and circle wise SBI CBO recruitment 2021-2022 vacancy.

Regular Vacancies

Circle

State

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Gen

Total

LD

VI

HI

d&e

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

37

24

87

30

122

300

3

3

3

3

Bengaluru

Karnataka

37

19

69

25

100

250

3

3

2

2

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

24

11

40

15

60

150

2

2

1

1

Chhattisgarh

8

4

4

5

29

50

1

1

-

-

Chennai

Tamilnadu

33

44

48

25

100

250

3

3

2

2

Jaipur

Rajasthan

19

5

24

10

42

100

1

1

1

1

Total

158

107

272

110

453

1100

13

13

9

9




Backlog Vacancies

Circle

State

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

Gen

Total

LD

VI

HI

d&e

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

-

16

38

-

-

54

2

-

3

2

Bengaluru

Karnataka

-

7

21

-

-

28

2

1

2

2

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

8

2

2

-

-

12

1

1

1

2

Chhattisgarh

1

1

-

-

-

2

-

-

1

1

Chennai

Tamilnadu

-

26

-

-

-

26

3

3

4

3

Jaipur

Rajasthan

4

-

-

-

-

4

1

1

2

2

Total

13

52

61

-

-

126

9

6

13

2

SBI CBO Eligibility 2022

Check the SBI CBO Eligibility criteria 2022 in a detailed manner.

Tips to crack SBI CBO Exam 2022

Nationality

  • As per the SBI CBO notification 2022 pdf, applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens.

Age Limit

The SBI CBO 2021-22 age eligibility details are:

  • Not below 21 years and Not above 30 years as on 01.12.2021 

i.e. candidates must have been born not later than 01.12.2000 and not earlier than 02.12.1991 (both days inclusive). Check the category wise age relaxation given in the SBI CBO notification pdf download.

Category

Age Relaxation

Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe

5 Years

Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)

3 Years

PWD (SC / ST)

15 Years

PWD (OBC)

13 Years

PWD (Gen / EWS)

10 Years

Eligible - Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within 6 months from the last date of receipt of application) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment.

5 Years

Educational Qualification

The SBI CBO eligibility 2022 in terms of  educational qualification are:

  • Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.

The date of passing the eligibility exam will be the date appearing on the mark sheet or provisional certificate issued by the University/ Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University/ Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University/ Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing. 

Experience (Post Essential Academic Qualification)

Check the required experience for the SBI CBO 2021-22 recruitment.

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience (Post Essential Academic Qualification Experience) as on 01.12.2021 as an officer in any Scheduled Commercial Bank or any Regional Rural Bank as listed in the Second Schedule of the Reserve Bank of India. 

Candidates should submit the job profile certified by their existing/ previous employer(s) with whom they are/were employed. In case their job profile does not match substantially or is different than the job profile of a Scale 1 Generalist officer of State Bank of India then the application of such candidates will be summarily rejected at any stage of the recruitment process. Decision of the Bank in this regard would be final and binding on all candidates. No representation or correspondence will be entertained by the Bank in this regard.

Local Language

Check the SBI CBO eligibility criteria regarding the local language.

  • The candidates applying for vacancies in a particular State, should be proficient (reading, writing and understanding) in the specified local language of that State (mentioned against each State).
  • The test of knowledge of the specified local language of the applied state will be conducted as a part of the selection process. It will be conducted for provisionally selected candidates (based on performance in online written test, Screening and interview) before joining the Bank. 
  • Candidates who fail to qualify this test will not be offered the appointment. 
  • Candidates who produce 10th or 12th standard mark sheet / certificate evidence having studied the specified opted local language of the applied state as one of the subjects will not be required to undergo the language test.

Check the local language for each circle as per the SBI CBO notification 2022.

Circle

State

Language

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

Gujarati

Bengaluru

Karnataka

Kannada

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

Hindi

Chhattisgarh

Hindi

Chennai

Tamilnadu

Tamil

Jaipur

Rajasthan

Hindi

Other Criteria

Here are some other factors regarding the SBI CBO eligibility criteria 2022.

  • Candidates with record of default in repayment of loans/ credit card dues and/ or against whose name adverse report of CIBIL or other external agencies are available are not eligible for appointment. The position in this regard will be verified before joining.
  • Candidates against whom there is/ are adverse reports regarding character & antecedents, moral turpitude are not eligible to apply for the post.

SBI CBO Apply Online 2022

Here we have explained the SBI CBO Online application 2022 process in a clear manner. Candidates should have a valid email ID and mobile number. which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will be essentially required for receiving any communication / call letters / advices from the bank by email / SMS.

SBI CBO 2021-22 Apply Online Link

Apply Online Steps

  • Visit the official site of SBI.
  • Click the SBI CBO apply online 2022 link.
  • Fill the application carefully. Once the SBI CBO 2022 application is filled out completely, candidates should submit the data. 
  • In the event of candidates not being able to fill the data in one go, they can save the data already entered. 
  • When the data is saved, a provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. 
  • Candidates should note down the registration number and password. They can re-open the saved data using registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed. 
  • Once the SBI CBO online application is filled out completely, candidates should submit the data. 
  • No change / edit will be allowed thereafter. 
  • After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application form, candidates should pay fees through the payment gateway integrated with the application, by following the instructions available on the screen. 
  • On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be generated; which may be printed for record. 
  • If the online transaction is not successfully completed, please register again and make payment online. 
  • Candidates can also reprint the e-Receipt and Application form containing fee details, at a later stage. Please DO NOT send the print-out of application to the Bank.

List of Documents to be Uploaded

Check the list of documents to be uploaded in the SBI CBO 2022 online application.

  • Recent Photograph (jpg/jpeg)
  • Signature (jpg/jpeg
  • ID Proof (PDF)
  • Proof of Date of Birth (PDF)
  • Job Profile (certified by existing/previous employers) (PDF)
  • Brief Resume – detailing educational/ professional qualification, experience and assignments handled (PDF)
  • Educational Certificates: Relevant MarkSheets/ Degree/ Certificate (PDF)
  • Experience Certificate/ Appointment Letter /Job Offer Letter (PDF)
  • Form-16/ Salary Slip (PDF)

Guidelines to Upload Photograph

Here are the guidelines to upload scanned photograph image in your SBI CBO recruitment 2022 apply online process.

  • The photograph must be a clear recent passport size color picture. 
  • The picture should be in a light-colored, preferably white background.
  • If you wear glasses, make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen. 
  • Caps, hats, and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not cover your face. 
  • The photograph image should be 200x230 pixels & the size of the file should be between 20KB - 50KB. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50KB. If the size of the file is more than 50KB, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colors, etc., during the process of scanning. 

If the photo is not uploaded at the place of the Photo, admission for the Examination will be rejected/denied. The candidate himself/herself will be responsible for the same.

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Guidelines to Upload Signature

Here are the guidelines to upload scanned signature image in your SBI CBO recruitment 2022 online application process.

  • The applicant has to sign on white paper with a Black Ink pen. 
  • The signature must be signed only by the applicant and not by any other person. 
  • The signature should not be written in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • The size of the file should be between 10KB – 20KB. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20KB.
  • Dimensions 140 x 60 pixels (preferably).

If the applicant’s signature on the answer script, at the time of the examination, does not match the signature on the Call Letter, the applicant will be disqualified.

Guidelines to Upload Documents

Here are the guidelines to upload documents in your SBI CBO 2022 online application.

  • All documents must be in PDF format.
  • The page size of the document should be A4.
  • The size of the file should not exceed 500 kb.
  • In case a document is being scanned, please save it as PDF with size not more than 500 kb. If the size of the file is more than 500 kb, then adjust the setting of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colors etc., before rescanning the file. 
  • Please ensure that the Documents uploaded are clear and readable. 

In case the required documents are not uploaded or documents uploaded are not clear and readable, the applicant’s candidature may be rejected.

SBI CBO Online Application Fee

The payment can be made by using debit card/ credit card/ Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates. Check the SBI CBO 2022 online application fee mentioned below:

  • SC / ST / PWD - Nil
  • Gen / OBC / EWS - Rs. 750

SBI CBO 2022 Selection Process

The SBI CBO recruitment process involves 2 rounds:

  • Online Exam
  • Screening
  • Interview

Online application and documents of candidates, who are shortlisted based on performance in the online examination, will be placed before the Screening Committee. The candidates, who fulfil the required experience as decided by the Screening Committee, will be called for the interview.

To be considered for the final selection, the candidates will have to qualify both in Online Written Test and Interview separately. The marks obtained in the Online written Test, both in the Objective Test and the Descriptive Test, will be added to the marks obtained in Interview for preparing the final merit list. Final merit list would be prepared based on normalization of marks scored in Online Written Test and Interview with 75:25 weightage respectively. Marks secured by the candidates in the Online Written test (out of 170 marks) are converted to out of 75 marks and Interview scores of candidates (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25 marks. The final merit list (State wise and category wise) is arrived at after aggregating (out of 100) converted marks of Online Written test and Interview.

SBI CBO Exam Pattern 2022

As per the SBI CBO notification 2022, refer to the exam pattern.

  • The online written exam will have an objective test and a descriptive test.
  • The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after the conclusion of the Objective Test and candidates will have to type their Descriptive Test answers on the computer.
  • There will be no penalty for wrong answers marked in Objective Tests.
  • There will be no sectional qualifying marks.

Section

Number of Questions

Marks

Duration

English Language

30

30

30 minutes

Banking Knowledge

40

40

40 minutes

General Awareness / Economy

30

30

30 minutes

Computer Aptitude 

20

20

20 minutes

Total

120

120

120 minutes

Descriptive Test (Test of English Language - Letter Writing & Essay) 

2

50

30 minutes

SBI CBO Syllabus 2022

Check the section wise SBI CBO Syllabus topics. For your preparation, follow this SBI CBO syllabus 2022.

Computer Aptitude

English Language

Banking Knowledge

General Awareness / Economy

  1. Seating Arrangements
  2. Puzzles
  3. Inequalities
  4. Syllogism
  5. Input-Output
  6. Data Sufficiency
  7. Blood Relations
  8. Order and Ranking
  9. Alphanumeric Series
  10. Distance and Direction
  11. Verbal Reasoning
  1. Cloze Test
  2. Reading Comprehension
  3. Spotting Errors
  4. Sentence Improvement
  5. Sentence Correction
  6. Para Jumbles
  7. Fill in the Blanks
  8. Para / Sentence Completion

Banking awareness topics, terminologies, acts, negotiable instruments, types of accounts, types of cards, types of loans, etc.

  1. Current Affairs
  2. GK Updates
  3. Currencies
  4. Important Places
  5. Books and Authors
  6. Awards
  7. Headquarters
  8. Prime Minister Schemes
  9. Important Days

SBI CBO 2022 Exam Preparation Strategies

Here are some useful SBI CBO 2022 exam preparation tips.

  • For the general awareness section, focus on the current affairs in a daily manner.
  • Be strong with grammar to score marks in the English language section.
  • Practice with SBI CBO Practice Set PDF for various topics.
  • Practice with SBI CBO previous year question papers.
  • Take mock tests to gain speed, accuracy, & time management skills.
  • Take SBI CBO Quiz Materials to improve your performance in all subjects.

SBI CBI Mock Test

SBI CBO Job Profile & Salary

Check the SBI CBO salary 2022 & job profile here.

SBI CBO Job Profile

The basic SBI CBO job profile details are here.

  • To manage the core branch functions.
  • To approve the loans.
  • Monitoring branch operations
  • To develop customer relationships.
  • Smooth policy implementation

SBI CBO Salary 2022

The SBI CBO salary 2022 details are - 

  • The SBI CBO starting basic pay is Rs. 36,000/- 
  • SBI CBO salary structure is 36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2-49910-1990/7-63840 applicable to Junior Management Grade Scale-I plus one increment for each completed year of service rendered in officer cadre in Scheduled Commercial Bank / Regional Rural Bank as of 01.12.2021. However, the maximum advance increment has been capped at 2 (two), irrespective of the duration of experience gained in previous employment. 
  • The official will also be eligible for D.A, H.R.A/ Lease rental, C.C.A, Medical, and other allowances & perquisites as per rules in force from time to time

SBI CBO Admit Card

The candidates should download their call letter (for Online Written Exam & Interview) and an “acquaint yourself booklet”, by entering their registration number and password/ date of birth from the Bank's website. 

  • visit the official site of SBI.
  • Once the candidate clicks the SBI CBO admit card link, he/she can access the window for call letter download. 
  • Use login credentials and captcha code.
  • Click the login button to view your call letter
  • Then print your SBI CBO admit card 2022.

Download SBI CBO Admit Card 2022

SBI CBO Result 2022

SBI CBO result 2022 will be released at each stage of the recruitment process. Here are the steps to check the result status.

  • Visit the official site of SBI.
  • On the home page, click the link regarding the SBI CBO result.
  • Enter your login credentials.
  • Then enter the captcha code.
  • You can know the result status.

SBI CBO 2022 Cut Off

For each stage, a cut-off mark is fixed to filter the candidates. The candidates who cross the cut-off successfully are selected for the further rounds. After the release of the result, they will officially release the SBI CBO cut off 2022.

SBI CBO 2022 Exam Center

Check the list of SBI CBO exam centers.

State / UT

Online Exam Centers

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Andhra Pradesh

Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam

Arunachal Pradesh

Naharlagun

Assam

Guwahati

Bihar

Arrah, Patna, Muzaffarpur

Chandigarh 

Chandigarh  / Mohali

Chhattisgarh

Raipur

Goa

Panaji

Gujarat

Ahmedabad / Gandhinagar

Haryana

Ambala, Hissar, Faridabad, Gurugram

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Solan

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu, Srinagar

Jharkhand

Jamshedpur, Ranchi

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Kerala

Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram

Ladakh

Leh

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Indore

Maharashtra

Aurangabad, Nagpur, Pune, Mumbai / Thane / Navi Mumbai

Manipur

Imphal

Meghalaya

Shillong

Mizoram

Aizawl

Nagaland

Kohima

Delhi - NCR

Delhi & New Delhi

Odisha

Bhubaneswar

Puducherry

Puducherry

Punjab

Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala

Rajasthan

Jaipur

Sikkim

Bardang - Gangtok

Tamilnadu

Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli

Telangana

Hyderabad

Tripura

Agartala

Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Ghaziabad, Noida/ Greater Noida, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi 

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

West Bengal

Hooghly, Kalyani, Kolkata

SBI CBO 2022 Exam Centre Social Distancing Norms

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, candidates should strictly follow all the exam center social distance norms as per the SBI CBO notification 2022. Also, report at the test center as per the time mentioned in your call letter. Candidates will be permitted to carry only the following items with them into the exam hall. 

  • Mask (compulsory) 
  • Gloves 
  • Personal transparent water bottle 
  • Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml) 
  • Exam-related documents & items such as your Call Letter, ID card in Original, Photocopy of ID Card, photograph, etc.

SBI CBO 2022 FAQs

Check some important SBI CBO 2022 exam FAQs.

Q: What is the total vacancy for SBI CBO recruitment 2021-22?

A: The total vacancy is 1226.

Q: What is the SBI CBO 2022 selection process?

A: As per the SBI CBO notification 2022, the selection process involves an Online exam, Screening, & interview.

Q: Mention the total time duration for the SBI CBO 2022 online exam?

A: Including the descriptive test, the total time duration of the online exam is 150 minutes.

Q: Whether Sectional timing is applicable or not for the SBI CBO 2022 online exam?

A: Yes, sectional timing is there for the online exam.

Q: Is there a penalty for wrong answers in the online exam?

A: As per the SBI CBO notification 2022, there is no penalty for wrong answers.

Q: What are the sections available in the objective test of the SBI CBO online exam?

A: English language, General Awareness / Economy, Computer aptitude, and Banking knowledge are the 4 sections available in the objective test of the online exam.

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