(Jobs) SBI: Recruitment of 514 Specialist Cadre Officers - Oct., 2012


State Bank of India



State Bank of India invites on-line applications from Indian citizens for appointment in following Specialist Cadre Officers posts in State Bank Group. Candidates are requested to apply on-line between 08.10.2012 and 28.10.2012 through Bank’s website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in as per the procedure given in HOW TO APPLY below. For applying online, the candidates should have a valid e-mail ID which should be kept alive during the currency of the project. The application fee and/or intimation charges are to be paid off-line / on-line as detailed under.
  1. A candidate can apply for only one post under this project.
  2. The Process of Registration of Application is complete only when fee is deposited with the Bank through off-line/on-line mode on or before the prescribed last date for fee submission.
  3. The candidates are requested to ensure before applying that they fulfill strictly the eligibility criteria (viz. age, qualification and post-qualification experience) for the post as on the date of eligibility. Admission to written test will be purely provisional without verification of age/qualification/category (SC/ST/OBC/ PWD) etc. of the candidates with references to documents. Candidature will be subject to verification of details/documents of the candidate when they report for the personal interview.
  4. Candidates, applying for a particular post where two or more banks have shown vacancies, should submit only one application for any bank mentioned in column D against the post. Preference of Banks will be taken at the time of interview. Allotment of Bank will be done on the basis of ranking of the candidate in the merit list.

Vacancy Details:

Total No. of Vacancies: 514

Names of Posts:
1. Assistant General Manager (Chief Economist): 01 post
2. Manager (Economist): 02 posts
3. Chief Manager (Chartered Accountant): 01 post
4. Manager (Chartered Accountant): 02 posts
5. Manager (Hardware): 02 posts
6. Dy Manager (Hardware): 16 posts
7. Asst. Manager (Hardware): 09 posts
8. Manager (Networking): 01 post
9. Dy. Manager (Networking): 03 posts
10. Dy Manager (Systems): 25 posts
11. Assistant Manager (Systems): 231 posts
12. Asst. Manager (Computer & Communication): 05 posts
13. Dy Manager (Civil Engineering); 13 posts
14. Asst. Manager (Civil Engg.): 32 posts
15. Dy Manager (Electrical Engg.): 04 posts
16. Asst. Manager (Electrical Engg.): 21 posts
17. Dy. Manager (Official Language): 08 posts
18. Manager (Official Language): 02 posts
19. Assistant Manager (Official Language): 01 post
20. Manager (Law): 42 posts
21. Dy. Manager (Law): 04 posts
22. Assistant Manager (Law): 78 posts
23. Dy. Manager (Security): 10 posts
24. Dy. Manager (Fire): 01 post

Bank Wise Vacancies: 
1. State Bank of India: 128
2. State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur: 114
3. State Bank of Hyderabad: 129
4. State Bank of Mysore: 23
5. State Bank of Patiala: 83
6. State Bank of Travancore: 37

Educational Qualification:

Candidate must possess Degree / B.Tech / B.E / M.Tech / CA / PG / M.Phil in relevant discipline from a recognized University.

Age Limit:

The minimum age limit is 21 years and maximum age limit is between (30 to 40) years, depending upon the post. (Candidates born on or after 01-10-1991 are not eligible to apply).

Application Fee Details:







Rs. 50/-


b. Others


Rs. 50/-


How To Apply:

Candidates will be required to register themselves online first through Bank's website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in. After which candidates are required to pay the requisite application fee through one of the following mode-

(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 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.


  1. Candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.

  2. 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'.

  3. Fill the application carefully. Once the application is filled in completely, candidate should submit the data. In the event of candidate not able to fill the data in one go, he 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. Candidate 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, candidate 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.

  4. Fee Payment: Fee payment 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. System generated fee payment challan will be used for depositing fee. Once fee is paid, the registration process is completed.

  5. Candidate 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.

  6. 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. It will have to be submitted at the time of interview, if called for.


    No fee payment challan will be generated. Fee payment will have to made online through payment gateway available thereat.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form will be
    generated; which may be printed for record.

  5. If the online transaction is not successfully completed, please register again and make
    payment online.

Note : There is also a provision to reprint the e-Receipt and Application form containing fee details, at later stage.

The printout of the application form is not to be sent to the Bank.


  1. The selection of the candidates will be on the basis of either (i) written tests and interviews or (ii) shortlisting and interview.

  2. Written test (WT) will be held on-line. Wherever there will be no written test, shortlisting and interviews will be held.

  3. Where number of applications is less, Bank reserves the right to consider selection of the candidate(s) through shortlisting and interview, instead of written test & interview.

  4. The written tests, where applicable, may be held at Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Bangalore, Bhopal, Raipur, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Jammu, Chennai, Madurai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Vishakhapatnam, Kolkata, Lucknow, Varanasi, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, Dehradun, Jaipur, New Delhi, Patna, Ranchi, Ernakulam & Trivandrum centres. The Bank, however, reserves the right to add, delete or allot any center at its discretion.

  5. The written test will be of test of English Language, Reasoning and/or Quantitative Aptitude in addition to Professional Knowledge.

  6. Except Professional Knowledge (PK) paper, other papers will be of qualifying in nature. Candidates have to score minimum qualifying marks in these papers. The minimum qualifying marks will be decided by the Bank. The question booklets will be bilingual i.e. in Hindi & English. The candidates will have option to answer the questions in Hindi or English (except for test of English Language).

  7. To be eligible for being short-listed for interview, candidate have to score equal to orabove the Cut-off marks to be decided by the Bank for the PK test, besides scoring equal to or more than the Minimum qualifying marks in other tests.

  8. Candidates must secure equal to or more than the minimum qualifying marks (to be decided by the Bank) in interview to be considered for selection. In the interview, the candidate can opt for Hindi also.

  9. Merit List for selection will be prepared in descending order on the basis of scores obtained in PK test and interview or interview only, as the case may be.


The candidates should download their call letter and an “acquaint yourself” booklet by entering their registration number and password / date of birth, after 19.11.2012 from the Bank’s website.

Important Dates:

  • On-line registration of application from 08.10.2012

  • Payment of fee - On-line 08.10.2012 to 28.10.2012

  • Downloading of call letter for written test from 19.11.2012

  • Last date for On-line registration of Application 28.10.2012

  • Payment of fee -- Off line 10.10.2012 to 31.10.2012

  • Date of Written Test 02.12.2012

  • Website: https://www.sbi.co.in

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    Courtesy: State Bank of India