SBI PO Exam Dates 2018 – Prelims / Mains Time Table Calendar Pdf

SBI PO Exam Dates 2018 Latest Schedule Prelims & Mains Exam (SBI PO Exam Time Table)

The time is the most important element of today’s lifestyle. Everything is planned as per the calendar dates and the schedule of the day is planned according to time. It is well said, “Time is money”. The time once lost would never come back. Also, time and tide wait for none. So planning according to days and dates is far more important than anything else in life.

The sbi exam is always pre-scheduled, be it exam date or be its exam time. The banking sector exams have some important dates allotted for examinations. State Bank Of India had also planned their SBI exam dates and time in advance so that they can let the interested and qualifying candidates know about it.

Most of the students asked this question – When will SBI conduct PO Exam in 2018? The candidates set their complete schedule as per sbi po exam date sheet of the exam be it any personal task or be it their study pattern.

SBI had announced SBI PO exam important dates. With the help of these dates, candidates would be able to know about the other related exam dates as well like SBI PO online application date, SBI PO exam calendar, schedule of admit card release, result declaration and schedule of group exercise and interview etc.

There are total 2403 vacancies for the post of sbi probationary officers announced by the department. There is two-step procedure for the candidate to get selected that is preliminary and mains exam, followed by the group exercise and interview. Check complete SBI Bank PO Exam Pattern 2018 here.

SBI PO Exam Dates for 2018

When will SBI PO Online registration start? – The date of the issuance of the admit card for the preliminary card is from April 21, 2018, onwards. The preliminary exam will be conducted on July 01, 07 and 8, 2018.

When will the Notification for SBI PO 2018 release?  The online registration process for SBI PO 2018 exam had already been passed. The date window for applying for the exam had started from April 21 and ended on May 13, 2018.

So the candidate who had applied for it would be eligible to sit for the preliminary exam to be conducted as per the date mentioned above. SBI PO Mains Preparation Tips.

SBI PO Pre-Exam Training Dates

The training is the most important thing to crack the exam and for the same SBI is providing the pre-exam training to the SC/ST/Religious Minority community candidates. The sbi po exam dates for downloading the call letters for the pre-exam training had started from May 28, 2018, and is still going on.

So the eligible candidates can get it downloaded now as well. The pre-exam training will be held in the window of June 18 to June 23, 2018.

SBI PO Admit Card Download Date – The day for releasing the call letter for the preliminary exam is Monday, June 18, 2018. The candidates could download their SBI PO admit card by providing some necessary and basic details which could help to track their call letters.

The information that is needed to provide while downloading the admit card is their roll number/ registration number and date of birth/password. The sbi po exam dates of releasing the admit card for the mains examination is July 20, 2018.

The call letters for the group exercise is released a little bit later than the mains examination. So the date decided as of now for the releasing of call letters for the group exercise is Sep 24, 2018, to Oct. 12, 2018, onwards.

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SBI PO Prelims Exam Dates 2018

As mentioned earlier, the sbi po preliminary exam will be held on July 1, 7 and 8, 2018. This exam will be conducted in online mode. So the candidates eligible for the exam is still having time to prepare for it very well and can crack the exam to reach the next level.

SBI PO Prelims Time Table

SBI PO Prelims 2018 Exam Dates (Shift Timings)
Dates  SBI PO SHIFT 1  SHIFT 2 SHIFT 3 SHIFT 4
01-07-18 Prelims 08:00 AM 10:30 AM 01:00 PM 03:30 PM
07-07-18 Prelims 08:00 AM 10:30 AM 01:00 PM 03:30 PM
08-07-18 Prelims 08:00 AM 10:30 AM 01:00 PM 03:30 PM

SBI PO Preliminary Exam Result Dates

The result is always awaited after the exam is given. So, SBI decided the particular sbi po exam dates for the announcement of the over esteemed job’s first phase exam results. The candidates need to wait until July 15, 2018, for their result to be declared and to know about what’s their next step, either go in next phase that is phase 2 which is mains exam or need to apply next time. The declaration is very important for all the candidates who have applied for this job.

The candidates need to wait until July 15, 2018, for their result to be declared and to know about what’s their next step, either go in next phase that is phase 2 which is mains exam or need to apply next time. The declaration is very important for all the candidates who have applied for this job.

SBI PO Mains Exam Dates 2018


The success has many steps for the people to reach the heights of success. So the first step is the preliminary exam which is already explained and next step comes when candidate clears the first step requirements and is eligible to go for next step. So, the next step or the second phase is Mains examination.

This Main examination is conducted in online mode. So the candidates who have cleared and qualified the phase 1 cutoffs and requirements would be allowed to sit in mains examination. The phase 2 examination would be conducted on August 4, 2018. The admit card for the mains examination would be released on July 20, 2018.

It’s the main exam as the name states because it’s the deciding exam which would let the candidates know their capabilities for the sbi po job. The exam time for this exam is 3 hours and 30 minutes means it is very long time. Hence we can say that the exam is deciding the future of the candidate and also according to pattern the exam is divided into two sections one is objective and one is descriptive.

So, here in this exam, all the skills of the candidates are tested, such as writing skills for the descriptive section and logical and reasoning skills for the objective section. So this date of exam is very important after clearing the phase 1.

Latest SBI PO Exam Dates 2018 Dates
SBI PO Date 2018 Online Registration 21-04-2018
Last Date for applying SBI PO Exam 2018 13-05-2018
sbipoexamdate of making payment of fees 21-04-2018
SBI PO last date of online payment
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13-05-2018
SBI PO Prelims Admit Card download date 18-06-2018 onwards
SBI Bank PO Pre Exam Dates
SBI PO Prelims Cut Off Marks 2018
01, 07 and 08 July 2018
SBI PO Pre result date 15-07-2018
Download SBI PO Mains Admit card from 20-07-2018 onwards
SBI PO mains exam date 4th August 2018
SBI Bank PO mains result declaration date 20th August 2018
SBI PO interview call letter available from 01 September 2018
Group Exercises and Interview date 24-09-18 to 12-10-18
Final result declaration date 01 November 2018
Pre-exam training call letter download from 28-05-2018 onwards
Date of Pre-Exam Training 18-06-2018 to 23-06-2018

SBI PO Mains Exam Result Date

As mentioned earlier, the result will always create a curiosity among the candidates to think about their future. As the mains exam is deciding the exam so its results would be curiously awaited by the candidates. SBI decided the date for the results to be declared and the date is August 20, 2018.

The candidates whosoever has qualified the mains examination would get shortlisted for the next phase that is phase 3 for group exercise and interview.

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Conduction of Group Exercise and Interview

SBI PO Interview Exam dates – After clearing the phase 2, the candidates who have qualified the mains and shortlisted for phase 3 is eligible to go for the group exercise and interview. As the name of the heading suggests, this will provide information about the date for the which the group exercise and interview will be held.

SBI announced the sbi po exam dates and this, kind of examination, phase 3 group exercise and interview will be conducted from 24-09-18 to 12-10-18 onward. The call letter could be downloaded for the interview on September 01, 2018.

This Interview phase is very much important for the candidates appearing after clearing two phases and here the skills of the candidates such as presence of mind, teamwork, cooperation among team members, coordination among team members, communication skills and personality is being analyzed by the assessors or the recruiters present over there and would be judged accordingly and awarded marks according to that.

So the candidate is having enough time to polish their skills after the mains result declaration. A little effort every day would make a big change at the last.

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SBI PO Final Result Date

Now here comes the final result declaration day for which the candidates must be waiting as after this the selected candidates would go on the road to their destination. The small steps in the correct lane will take you to heights of success. The dream comes true when you understand that hard work really pays you off. The more you give to life, the more you will get from it.

The criteria for the final result would be based on the marks obtained by the candidate in the mains exam (objective and descriptive test) and group exercise and interview. The final result will be announced on 01 November 2018, by SBI and the make the selected candidates cheerfully enjoy the moment.

Final Words

The selection process for the SBI PO is quite long. If it is checked the recruitment process starts from April 21, 2018, and it lasts until November 2018, including the result days and everything. It takes almost half a year’s time means approximately 6-8 month time for the entire recruitment process to be done.

How to Prepare for SBI PO?

The candidates need to work very hard and efficiently for getting this job.  The regularity and punctuality are must and also the patience is required in every candidate for the time period is very long. So whosoever is dedicatedly working hard and sincerely following the regularity and punctuality principle, is having the chances to get success in getting this job.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • How to Change my SBI Bank PO Exam Date?
    Ans – You are not allowed to change exam dates.
  • Can we Select the Dates for SBI PO Exam?
    Ans – No.
  • Why do four dates are given for SBI PO Exam?
    Ans – Due to a large number of candidates applying for this exam so department divides the process into four parts.
  • What are the dates for SBI Associates Bank PO Exam?
    Ans – SBI Associate PO Exam dates will be declared soon.

The sbi po exam dates mentioned are very important for a candidate’s mindset as the candidate would consider the date as the deadline for their hard work and preparation for the exams. Also, they would be able to bind up their complete syllabus before time if possible for them to do so so that they can get time to revise again.

Well, the only thing to be said in the end is that prepare well so that destiny comes to you and you need not go to destiny. Be that capable so that success just comes to your feet and says to you, “I am very much impressed by your work and would like to give you the golden chance to hold me throughout your life.” So go for it, prepare well, all the sources are there to help out. Good luck!!! Prepare well, perform well and get well.

Be that capable so that success just comes to your feet and says to you, “I am very much impressed by your work and would like to give you the golden chance to hold me throughout your life.” So go for it, prepare well, all the sources are there to help out. Good luck!!! Prepare well, perform well and get well.

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9 COMMENTS

  1. what are the conditions of shifts means as above mentioned there are four shifts of exams… so its necessary that we have to appear in that all 4 shifts or just only any 1 shifts according to our timings……. pls make me understand that shift process!

  2. sir
    Hello hari krishna, SBI PO Pre Exam ..i miss exam on particular date(29/04/17) so kindly to write exam on another weak (6/05/17)on Saturday any time well be possible

  3. RESPECTED SIR
    This is satyajit sarkar here from kolkata.my date of birth is 18-09-1987.Right now i m persuing final exam of The institute of Cost Accountants of India.I have completed my graduation in Accountancy(hons).Am i eligible for any of the banking Sector exam?Please let me know.And one more important thing is that i belong to general category.

  4. I was born on 8th April 1996 (4 days later than eligible birth date) and hence could not apply for the SBI PO exam. So when will i be able to apply next? Should i wait till next year?

    • Hello Rishi, Yes you should wait for next year SBI PO post and also you are eligible for IBPS PO and IBPS SO Exam this year 2017. So don’t waste your year and apply.

      You can check here for the complete guide Video of SBI PO Exam.

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