Recruitment of Probationary Officers in State Bank of India (2014-15)- Advertisement No. CRPD/PO/2014-15/01
On-line registration of application : 07.04.2014 TO 25.04.2014
Payment of fee:On-line 07.04.2014 TO 25.04.2014
Off-line 10.04.2014 TO 28.04.2014
Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as Probationary Officers (POs) in State Bank of India. Candidates selected are liable to be posted anywhere
in India.VACANCIES VACANCIES (PWD)
SC- ST -OBC*- GEN -TOTAL -VH -OH -Total-
235- 439- 405 -758 -1837- 29- 31 -60
Backlog vacancies included in the above mentioned total vacancies.
SC- ST- OBC*- TOTAL- VH- OH
10- 327 – 337- 7- 9
*Vacancies reserved for OBC category are available to OBC Candidates belonging to ‘Non-creamy layer’. ‘Creamy layer’ OBC candidates should indicate their category as ‘General’.
Recruitment Examination will be conducted tentatively in June 2014. Candidates are advised to regularly check Bank’s website statebankofindia.com or sbi.co.in for details and updates
To View Detailed / Exact Advt and Appli Online Visit Following:-
HOWTOAPPLY- GUIDELINES FOR FILLING ONLINE APPLICATION:
Candidates will be required to register themselves online through Bank’s website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in. After registration candidates are required to pay the requisite application fee through one of the following modes:
(i) Offline mode : The system will generate a cash voucher/ challan form pre-printed with the candidate’s details which will be required to be presented at any State Bank of India branch counter with the requisite fee. On payment of the requisite fee through computer generated challan form, registration of the online application will be complete.
(ii) Online mode : The payment can be made by using debit card/ credit card/Internet Banking.
Pre-requisites for Applying Online
Candidates should have valid email ID which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will help him/her in getting call letter/interview advices etc. by email.
OPTION- I : PAYMENTOFFEE (OFFLINE):
i) Candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.
ii) Candidates to visit Bank’s website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in and open the appropriate Online Application Format, available in the ‘Recruitment link’.
iii) Fill the application carefully. Once the application is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data. In the event of candidates not 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. This facility will be available for three times only. Once the application is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data and take a printout of the system generated fee payment challan immediately. No change /edit will be allowed thereafter. The registration at this stage is provisional.
iv) Fee Payment: Fee will be accepted from 2nd working day after registration and can be made within three working days at any branch of State Bank of India. Candidates
who have been registered online on the last day of registration i.e, on 25.04.2014 and opted for offline payment will be required to remit the fee on 28.04.2014 positively
System generated fee payment challan will be used for depositing fee. Once fee is paid, the registration process is completed.
v) Candidates will receive registration confirmation by SMS/e-mail after three working days from the date of payment of fees. Please ensure to furnish correct Mobile
number/ email address to receive the registration confirmation.
vi) Three days after fee payment, candidates will also have a provision to reprint the submitted application containing fee details. The printout of the application form and
fee receipt should be retained with the candidate for their reference.
OPTION- II: PAYMENT OFFEES : [ONLINE] :
I. FOLLOWSTEPS i) to iii) GIVENUNDER OPTION-I ABOVE.
No fee payment challan will be generated. Fee payment will have to be made online through payment gateway available thereat.
II. After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application form, candidates are required to pay fees through the payment gateway integrated with the
application, following the instructions available on the screen. No change/edit will be allowed thereafter.
III. 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.
IV. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be generated; which may be printed for record. The printout of the application form is
not to be sent to the Bank.
V. If the online transaction is not successfully completed, please register again and make payment online.
VI. There is also a provision to reprint the e-Receipt and Application form containing fee details, at later stage.
Before applying online a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her photograph and signature as per the specifications given in Annexure-I.
Online application will not be registered unless candidates upload photo and signature as specified.
a. In case the face in the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate’s application may be rejected.
b. In case the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate may edit his application and re-upload his photograph or signature.
c. Candidates are advised to take a printout of their system generated online application form after submitting the application.
d. On-line registration of application & fee payment will be available from 07.04.2014 to 25.04.2014. Last date for cash deposit will be 28.04.2014 for offline payment.
e. Candidates serving in Govt./Quasi Govt. offices, Public Sector undertakings including Nationalised Banks and Financial Institutions are advised to submit ‘No
Objection Certificate’ from their employer at the time of interview, failing which their candidature may not be considered and travelling expenses, if any, otherwise
admissible, will not be paid.
f. In case of selection, candidates will be required to produce proper discharge certificate from the employer at the time of taking up the appointment.
g. Caste certificate issued by Competent Authority on format prescribed by the Government of India will have to be submitted by the SC/ST candidates, if called
h. A declaration will have to be submitted in the prescribed format by candidates seeking reservation under OBC category stating that he/she does not belong to the
creamy layer as on 25.04.2014.
OBC certificate containing the ‘Non-creamy layer’ clause, issued during the period 01.04.2014 to the date of interview, should be submitted by such candidates, if called
i. CALL LETTERS FOR EXAMINATION:
The candidates should download their call letter and an “acquaint yourself “ booklet by entering their registration number and password / date of birth, from 30.05.2014
from the Bank’s website. NO HARD COPY OF THE CALL LETTER / ACQUAINT YOURSELFBOOKLETWILL BE SENTBY POST.
j. PROOFOFIDENTITYTOBE SUBMITTEDAT THE TIMEOFEXAMINTION :
The candidates must bring one photo identity proof such as passport/Adhar/PAN Card/Driving Licence/Voter’s Card/Bank Passbook with duly attested
Photograph/Identity Card issued by School or College/Gazetted Officer in the official letterhead in original as well as a self attested Photocopy thereof. The
photocopy of Identity proof should be submitted along with call letter to the invigilators in the examination hall, failing which or if identity of candidates is in
doubt the candidate will not be permitted to appear for the test.
k. ACTION AGAINST CANDIDATES FOUND GUILTYOFMISCONDUCT:
Candidates are cautioned that they should not furnish any particulars that are false, tampered/ fabricated and they should not suppress any material information
while filling up the application form.
At the time of examination/interview, if a candidate is (or has been) found guilty of:
(i) using unfair means during the examination or (ii) impersonating or procuring impersonation by any person or (iii) misbehaving in the examination hall or (iv)
resorting to any irregular or improper means in connection with his/hercandidature for selection or (v) obtaining support for his/her candidature by any unfair means,
such a candidate may, in addition to rendering himself/herself liable to criminal prosecution, will also be liable :
a) to be disqualified from the examination for which he/she is a candidate
b) to be debarred, either permanently or for a specified period, from any examination or recruitment conducted by Bank.
l. The Bank would be analyzing the responses of a candidate with other appeared candidates to detect patterns of similarity. On the basis of such an analysis, if it is
found that the responses have been shared and scores obtained are not genuine / valid, the Bank reserves the right to cancel his/her candidature.
m. USEOFMOBILE PHONES, PAGERS, CALCULATORORANYSUCHDEVICES:
(i) Mobile phones, pagers or any other communication devices are not allowed inside the premises where the examination is being conducted. Any infringement of these
instructions shall entail cancellation of candidature and disciplinary action including ban from future examinations.
(ii) Candidates are advised in their own interest not to bring any of the banned item including mobile phones/ pagers to the venue of the examination, as arrangement
for safekeeping cannot be assured.
(iii) Candidates are not permitted to use or have in possession of calculators in examination premises.
(i) Candidates should satisfy themselves about their eligibility for the post applied for.
The Bank would admit to the test all the candidates applying for the posts with the requisite fee on the basis of the information furnished in the online application and
shall determine their eligibility only at the time of interview.
(ii) Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply online much before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection / inability / failure to log on to the website on account of heavy load on internet or website jam.
(iii) SBI does not assume any responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit their applications within the last date on account of aforesaid reasons
or for any other reason beyond the control of SBI.
(iv)Not more than one application should be summitted by a candidate. In case of multiple applications, only the last valid (completed) application will be
retained and the application fee / intimation charges paid for the other registrations will stand forfeited. Multiple attendance/ appearance by a candidate in examination and / interview will be summarily rejected/ candidature cancelled.
(v) The possibility for occurrence of some problems in the administration of the examination cannot be ruled out completely, which may impact test delivery and/ or result from being generated. In that event, every effort will be made to rectify such problem, which may include the conduct of another examination if considered necessary.
(vi) IN CASE IT IS DETECTED AT ANY STAGE OF RECRUITMENT THAT A CANDIDATE DOES NOT FULFIL THE ELIGIBILITY NORMS AND / OR THAT HE / SHE HAS
FURNISHED ANY INCORRECT / FALSE INFORMATION OR HAS SUPPRESSED ANYMATERIAL FACT(S), HIS /HERCANDIDATURE WILL STAND CANCELLED. IF
ANY OF THESE SHORTCOMINGS IS / ARE DETECTED EVEN AFTER APPOINTMENT, HIS /HER SERVICES ARE LIABLETOBE TERMINATED.
(vii)Candidates are advised to keep their e-mail ID alive for receiving advices, viz. call letters/ Interview advices etc.
(viii)Appointment of selected candidates is subject to his /her being declared medically fit as per the requirement of the Bank concerned.
(ix) DECISIONS OF BANK IN ALL MATTERS REGARDING ELIGIBILITY, CONDUCT OF WRITTEN EXAMINATION, OTHER TESTS AND SELECTION WOULD BE
FINAL AND BINDING ON ALL CANDIDATES. NO REPRESENTATION OR CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ENTERTAINED BY THE BANK IN THIS REGARD.
(x) Any legal proceedings in respect of any matter of claim or dispute arising out of this advertisement and/or an application in response thereto can be instituted only in
Mumbai and courts/tribunals/ forums at Mumbai only shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction to try any cause/dispute.
Recruitment of Probationary Officers in State Bank of India (2014-15)- Advertisement No. CRPD/PO/2014-15/01