The countdown for SBI PO prelims exam 2017 has started with the release of call letter/ admit cards.This examination is the phase I of the 3 stage selection process for the recruitment of 2313 officers state bank of india.Since a large number of candidates had applied,the tests are to be conducted on 2 weekends starting from April 29th.
SBI PO recruitment 2017 notification was announced in the month of February with 2313 vacancies.As PO jobs are not filled state-wise, break-up of openings are not available.
The online preliminary exams are to be held on April 29, 30 & May 6,7 as specified earlier in SBI PO exam calendar.You can expect the results to be out by May 17th itself.
SBI PO Prelims 2017 Call Letter
Prelims being the 1st stage of selection, all those who had submitted their applications successfully are eligible to download their exam call letters upto May 7.
Follow the steps given below to get yours without any errors.
- Click on this link to open the SBI PO recruitment login page.
- Enter your registration number & date of birth/ password to sign-in.
- Call letter shall be displayed with your exam date, time & venue.
Take a print (Ctrl + P) of this call letter & paste your recent passport sized photograph in the space provided.
Note: All those who couldn't pay application fees & incomplete registration cannot attend the tests nor download call letters.
SBI PO Previous Cutoffs: What cutoffs to score in SBI PO exams? Take a look at the previous qualifying marks to know how much you need to attempt.
It is not necessary for SBI PO 2017 to follow the same marking scheme but it could hover that range.
SBI PO Revision Materials
With just 15 more days for the SBI PO prelims, you should allot more time for practice because time management is a must.
100 questions are to be answered in 60 minutes.
So here are some popular study materials that we recommend for your last minute revisions.
1) Practice Workbooks: For those who want to try out more problems without going online.
Click here to buy SBI PO Practice Papers (15 sets) for Rs.150 from Amazon.in
2) Mock Tests: Improve your speed by attending online mock tests similar to real exams.
Click here to buy SBI PO online mock tests (20 prelims) for Rs.449 from OliveBoard
3) Online Videos: Learn concepts of all SBI PO prelims topics through trainer videos.
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The above list has been handpicked to give you complete preparation.You can buy all the 3 items to prepare from home during the upcoming days.
Call Letter Instructions & Documents to Carry
The printed call letter must be submitted to the invigilator along with a photo identity proof.Make sure you have any one of the following ID proofs (original & 1 copy):
Bank Passbook with duly attested photograph
Without ID proof, you will not be allowed to participate in the exam.
Also those candidates whose identity proofs doesn't match with details mentioned in their call letter also wont be permitted to sit for SBI PO prelims 2017.
Signing the Admit Cards: There are two spaces in the call letter, where you must sign in the boxes only in the presence of the hall supervisor.
- Left thumb impression
Don't get too excited & sign/ place your thumb impression in home itself as it could get you disqualified.