SBI CBO 2020 Notification Out for 3850 Vacancies

SBI CBO Recruitment 2020: The most popular in India, State Bank of India (SBI) has released a recruitment notification to recruit 3850 Circle Based Officers (CBO) in different offices of SBI across India. The selection will be based on shortlisting and interview. The official advertisement of SBI Circle Based Officer (CRPD/CBO/2020-21/20) states that the details related to vacancy, eligibility, fees, selection procees, salary & career path, etc is mentioned below in this post.

SBI CBO Notification 2020

The official notification PDF for SBI Circle Based Officer (CBO) 2020 exam has been released on 27 July 2020 at the official website of SBI www.sbi.co.in. All candidates can check the detailed notification of SBi CBO by clicking on the link given below:

SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 Notification: Download PDF

SBI CBO Vacancy 2020

The total number of vacancies for SBI CBO 2020 exam has been released along with its notification. As per notification, 3850 vacancies has been introduced by SBI for SBI Circle Based Officers 2020 exam. The vacancies are released for 9 states which are given below but a candidate from any state of India can apply for this exam.

Circle State SC ST OBC EWS GEN Total
Ahmedabad Gujarat 112 56 202 75 305 750
Bengaluru Karnataka 112 56 202 75 305 750
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 44 22 79 29 122 296
Chhattisgarh 15 7 28 10 44 104
Chennai Tamil   Nadu 82 41 148 55 224 550
Hyderabad Telangana 82 41 148 55 224 550
Jaipur Rajasthan 45 22 81 30 122 300
Maharashtra Maharashtra
(excluding Mumbai)
77 38 139 51 212 517
Goa 4 2 8 3 16 33
Total 573 285 1035 383 1574 3850
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SBI CBO 2020 Exam Date

The selection of an SBI Circle Based Officer will be based on a interview. The interview dates has not been released along with its official notification for year 2020-21. The important dates for SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam are as follows:

Activity Date
SBI Circle Based Officer Notification 27th July 2020
On-line registration Starts From 27th July 2020
On-line registration Ends on 16th August 2020
Last Date for Eiditing the Application 16th August 2020
Last Date for Printing Application 31st August 2020
SBI CBO Call Letter ______
SBI Circle Based Officer Interview Date To be Updated Soon
SBI Circle Based Officer Result _______

SBI CBO Application Fee

The online application fee for SBI CBO 2020 exam fee has already been released. A total of Rs. 750/- is to be paid by candidates belonging to General Category as the application fee for SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam. The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 0/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.

CategoryFee
SC/ST/PWBDNo Fee
Other CategoryRs. 750

SBI CBO 2020 Online Application

The online registration process for SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam has begun on 27th of July 2020. All candidates can apply for this post till 16th August, 2020. Candidates who are eligible and interested can apply for Circle Based Officer 2020 exam through the official site of SBI at sbi.co.in. For the easy access of a candidate, we are providing the direct link to apply online for SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam. Click on the link mentioned below to Apply online for SBI CBO 2020 exam.

Direct Link to: Apply Online for SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 Exam

Register to Get Study Material for SBI Circle Based Officer Recruitment 2020

Steps to Apply Online for SBI CBO 2020 Exam

1. Visit the official website of SBI (sbi.co.in) or Click on the direct link to Apply Online mentioned above.

2. Go to the Careers section and click on the Apply Online link under the Recruitment of Circle Based Officer 2020.

3. Click for New Registration.

3. Then you’ll be required to upload or enter your details- Basic Info, Details, Qualification, Photographs and Signature.

5. Preview your application.

6. Make Payment and do the final submit.

List of Documents to be Required for SBI CBO 2020

The list of the documents to be uploaded is as below.

1. Recent Photograph,
2. Signature,
3. ID Proof (PDF),
4. Proof of Date of Birth (PDF),
5. Brief Resume – detailing educational/ professional qualification, experience and assignments handled (PDF),
6. Educational Certificates: Relevant Mark Sheets/ Degree/ Certificate (PDF),
7. Professional Qualification Certificate (eg. MBA, CA, CFA, ICWA etc.), if any.
8. JAIIB/ CAIIB Certificate (if any),
9. Experience certificates (PDF),
10. Form-16/ Salary Slip (PDF),
11. 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/ certificate evidencing having studied the specified local language of the applied State as one of the subjects.

Points to know before apply online

• The candidate will have to apply for vacancy of one State only. A candidate applying against vacancy of one State will not be eligible to apply against vacancy of any other State.

• Candidature of the applicant will be considered only against the vacancies in the State for which he/ she has applied/ opted. Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise.

• Selected candidates will be posted in the Circle of that State against whose vacancy they are selected.

• The selected candidates will not be entitled for inter-circle transfer up to his/ her promotion to SMGS-IV Grade OR 12 years of service, whichever is later.

SBI Circle Based Officer Eligibiltiy Criteria

The eligibility criteria of any bank exam depends on Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Experience, Local Language etc. The detailed analysis on these factors are givem below:

SBI CBO Educational Qualification

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

SBI CBO Age Limit

Not above 30 years as on 01.08.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1990.

SBI CBO Age Relaxation

SBI is giveing relaxation in upper age limit for several categories which has been discussed below:

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit
Category Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
General (PWD) 10 years
OBC/ OBC(PWD) 13 years
SC/SC(PWD)/ST/ST(PWD) 15 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
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SBI Circle Based Officer Experience

A bad news for all fresh graduates because SBI is demanding minumum 2 years’ experience (as on 01.08.2020) as an officer in any Scheduled Commercial Bank / any Regional Rural Bank. So a fresh graduate can't apply for this exam and he/she have to wait for the notification of SBI PO.

Local Language

Candidates applying for vacancies of a State have to produce 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/ certificate evidencing having studied the specific local language of the applied State as one of the subjects.

SBI CBO Selection Process

The selection process of SBI CBO will be based on shortlisting and interview. However, Bank reserves right to conduct written examination. The Shortlisting Committee constituted by the Bank will decide the shortlisting parameters and thereafter, adequate number of candidates, as decided by the Bank will be shortlisted and called for interview. The decision of the bank to call the candidates for the interview shall be final. No correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

Merit List: Merit list for selection of SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam will be prepared in descending order on the basis of scores obtained in interview only.

Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise. In case more than one candidate score the cut-off marks (common marks at cut-off point), such candidates will be ranked according to their age in descending order, in the merit.

SBI CBO Salary

As per the official notification, the initial salary of a “Circle Based Officers” (CBOs) will be in the scale of JMGS-I ( 23700-980/7-30560-1145/2-32850-1310/7-42020), at the start of the scale i.e. 23,700/- plus one increment for each completed year of service rendered in officer cadre in the Scheduled Commercial Bank and Regional Rural Bank, as on 01.08.2020.

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 Career Path

After joining, the selected candidates will be designated as “Circle Based Officers” (CBOs) and will be on probation for a period of 6 months.

The CBOs will be subjected to continuous assessment during probation period for judging their suitability for confirmation. The candidates who qualify in their assessment as per standards determined by the Bank from time to time, will be confirmed in the service of the Bank in Junior Management Grade Scale-I (JMGS-I). If any candidate fails to achieve minimum standards stipulated, his/ her services may be terminated as per policy of the Bank in force at the material time.

The selected officers will be in general cadre and will be governed by the promotion policy applicable for Bank’s general cadre officers. The selected candidates will not be entitled for inter-circle transfer up to his/ her promotion to SMGS-IV Grade OR 12 years of service, whichever is later.

SBI Circle Based Officer Recruitment 2020- FAQs

Q1. When will the official notification for SBI Circle Based Officer be released?

The State Bank of India has published the official notification of SBI Circle Based Officer 2020 exam on 27 July 2020.

Q2. When will the exam of SBI Circle Based Officer be conducted?

There is no online exam. The final selection will be based on interview. The interview schedule will be updated here once it has been published by SBI.

Q3. What is the eligibility criteria of SBI Circle Based Officer (CBO) 2020 exam?

A candidate having graduation degree from any recognized university or its equivalent and have minimum 2 years’ experience as an officer in any Scheduled Commercial Bank or any Regional Rural Bank.

Q4. What is the last date to apply online for SBI CBO 2020 exam?

The last date to apply online for SBI Circle Based Officers (CBO) is 16th August, 2020.

Q5. Is a fresh graduate can appear in SBI Circle Based Officers (CBO) 2020 exam?

No, Minimum 2 years' experience required for SBI Circle Based Officers (CBO) 2020 exam.