SBI CBO Exam 2022
SBI Stands for State Bank of India and CBO stands for Circle Based Officers. A total of 1,422 Circle Based Officers (CBO) vacancies have been released in different offices of SBI across India. The selection will be based on the performance of a candidate in an Online Test and Interview. Read here to know all the notification details for SBI CBO including exam pattern, eligibility criteria, important exam dates and application fee etc.
SBI CBO 2022 Notification Overview
The official notification PDF has been released for the SBI CBO (Circle Based Officers) exam on October 17, 2022. The online registration has started on October 18, 2022, and will end on November 9, 2022.
State Bank of India has recently announced the SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 notification PDF for 1,422 vacancies to be recruited for FY 2022. Have a look at the glimpse of the SBI CBO 22 Exam from Circle-Basedbelow table-
|Conducting Body||State Bank of India|
|Post Name||Circle-Based Officer (CBO)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online (CBT)|
|Application Process||October 18, 2022, to November 9, 2022|
|Exam Rounds||Online Test- Interview|
SBI CBO 2022 Exam Date
As mentioned in SBI CBO Notification 2022, the online test will be conducted in December 2022 for which the call letter will be made available from in the month of November 2022. The important dates for SBI CBO 2022 exam are as follows:
|SBI Circle Based Officer Notification||October 17, 2022|
|SBI CBO Apply Online Starts||October 18, 2022|
|Online Registration Ends on||November 9, 2022|
|Online Fee Payment||October 18 to November 9, 2022|
|Last Date for Editing the Application||November 9, 2022|
|Last Date of Printing Online Application||November 9, 2022|
|SBI CBO Call Letter||November Onwards|
|SBI CBO 2021 Exam Date||December 4, 2022|
|SBI CBO 2021 Interview||To Be Notified|
|SBI Circle-Based Officer Result||To Be Notified|
SBI CBO Vacancy 2022
State Bank of India has announced 1,422 Circle Based Officer vacancies, out of which 1,400 are regular vacancies and the remaining 22 are backlog vacancies. Know the detailed vacancies below:
|Bhopal||Madhya Pradesh/ Chhattisgarh||Hindi||26||13||47||17||72||175||2||2||2||1|
West Bengal/ Sikkim/
A & N Islands
|Maharashtra||Maharashtra/ Goa||Marathi/ Konkani||30||15||54||20||81||200||2||2||2||2|
Assam/ Arunachal Pradesh
/Manipur/ Meghalaya/ Mizoram/ Nagaland/
|Assamese/ Bengali/ Bodo/ Manipuri/ Garo/ Khasi/ Mizo/ Kokborok|
|Bhopal||Madhya Pradesh/ Chhattisgarh||Hindi||0||0||8||8||0||1||0||2|
|Maharashtra||Maharashtra/ Goa||Marathi/ Konkani||0||12||0||12||1||2||0||4|
- The positions listed above are tentative and may change depending on the Bank's actual needs.
- The individual will only be able to apply for one State's vacancy. A candidate who applies for one State's opening will not be entitled to apply for any other State's vacancy.
- The applicant's candidacy will be considered solely for openings in the state for which he/ she has applied/ chosen. State-by-state and category-by-category merit lists will be compiled.
- Selected candidates will be placed in the Circle of the State for which they were chosen.
- The selected applicants will not be eligible for inter-circle transfer until they are promoted to SMGS-IV Grade or have served for 12 years, whichever comes first.
SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 – Eligibility Criteria
Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
Age Limit for SBI Circle Based Officer 2022
Not below 21 years and Not above 30 years as on 30.09.2022 i.e. candidates must have been born not later than 30.09.2001 and not earlier than 01.10.1992 (both days inclusive)
Relaxation in Upper age limit:
1. Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe – 5 Years
2. Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) – 3 Years
3. Persons With Disabilities (PWD) – PWD (SC/ ST) – 15 Years
– PWD (OBC) – 13 Years
– PWD (Gen/ EWS) – 10 Years
Relevant Work Experience
Minimum 2 years experience (as on 30.09.2022) as an officer in any Scheduled Commercial Bank or any Regional Rural Bank.
SBI CBO Selection Procedure
The selection process consists of Online Written test, Screening, and interviews.
SBI CBO Objective Test (Online) Exam Pattern
Online Written Test: Online written tests will consist of Objective Tests for 120 marks and Descriptive Tests for 50 marks. 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.
|Name of Test||No of Questions||Max Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||30 mins|
|Banking Knowledge||40||40||40 mins|
|General Awareness/Economy||30||30||30 mins|
|Computer Aptitude ||20||20||20 mins|
SBI CBO Descriptive Test (Online)- 30 minutes
|Name of Test (Descriptive Test)||No of Questions||Max Marks||Duration|
|Letter Writing||1||25||30 mins|
Penalty for Wrong Answers:
There will no penalty for wrong answers marked in Objective Tests. If a question is left blank, i.e. if no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question as well.
SBI CBO 2022 Application Fee
A total of Rs. 750/- is to be paid by candidates belonging to General Category as the application fee for SBI CBO 2021 exam. The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 0/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.
|Other Category||Rs. 750|
SBI CBO Salary
As per the official notification released by SBI, the candidates who are selected as SBI CBO will have a salary structure of Rs.36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2- 49910-1990/7-63840. The candidates are also eligible for one increment in their basic pay for each completed year of service rendered in the officer cadre in Scheduled Commercial Bank/ Regional Rural Bank as on 01.12.2021. However, the maximum advance increment has been capped at 2 (two), irrespective of the duration of experience gained in previous employment.