State Bank of India Probationary Officer Interview Questions

Updated May 13, 2015
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Probationary Officer Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Delhi (India)
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India (Delhi (India)) in February 2014.

Interview

it was a simple interview,they asked about educational background,why i wanted to join sbi,also about my dream job.i had applied online for exam.it was a two tier process,they asked about indian economy and its comparision with world economy

Interview Questions

  • they asked about educational background.why i wanted to join sbi,also about my dream job.they asked about indian economy and its comparision with world economy   Answer Question

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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 11+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India.

    Interview

    Written test Group discussion Interview

    Interview Questions

    • Questions from your graduation especially technical questions   Answer Question
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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India.

    Interview

    Have to appear for a written test, then the interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Why we should select you for the job.or What is very special about u which suits the job.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I am a direct P O and have qualified the written test and interview.

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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bangalore (India)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India (Bangalore (India)) in July 2013.

    Interview

    The hiring process for 2013 PO recruitment involved GD and Interview. The GD was relatively easy as the topic was not too difficult "Reasons for slowdown of Indian Economy." The interview was a panel interview with Senior managers sitting all around and firing questions from all sides without an even break.

    Interview Questions

    • Mostly everything they asked was expected.   1 Answer

    Reasons for Declining

    Because I don't really like banking.

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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India in July 2013.

    Interview

    Applied online, had an entrance exam; 4 sections namely Reasoning, Data Analysis & Interpretation, General Awareness/Marketing/Computer Knowledge and English Language followed by another descriptive test of the English Language and finally an interview.

    Interview Questions

    • What is Mithakshara and Dayabagha?   1 Answer
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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    The institution being a Public sector Bank it gives equal opportunities for all eligible candidates. They hold a recruitment test and eliminate the candidates and call 4 or 5 candidates for 1 available seat and conduct GD and PI respectively. The candidates score is weighted average of all scores from test till the PI. More weightage is given to test scores.

    Interview Questions

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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at State Bank of India.

    Interview

    Written Examination and Interview Process.

    Interview Questions

    • Why did you choose Banking as Your career, When you have a engineering background?   Answer Question
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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 10+ monthsinterviewed at State Bank of India in January 2012.

    Interview

    as we all know sbi conduct recruitment through a written exam and those who clears it ,they have to go for group discussion and interview.based on their performance merit list is being prepared.after this medical exam is being conducted.after this all selected POs have to report to apex training center either at gurgaon or at ahemedabad for orientation cum leadership course for 1 week.after this they have to report to allotted stata bank learning center for 2 weeks foundation training for phase 1.after this they have to report to their respected allotted local head offices of circles(in sbi circle is alloted to officers).from there,they got their branch posting and have to report to the branches.

    Interview Questions

    • why do you want to join SBI,why not going for IAS.what expectation you are having from SBI.how could you take the bank to new horizon,what measures would you like to suggest to improve overall standing of bank.   Answer Question
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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at State Bank of India in June 2011.

    Interview

    firstly ihave to clear exam after that bank sent interview call letter

    Interview Questions

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    Probationary Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bilāspur, Himachal Pradesh (India)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at State Bank of India (Bilāspur, Himachal Pradesh (India)) in October 2010.

    Interview

    interviewer are knowledgeable people, so dont try to make them as they donot know any thing

    Negotiation

    no negociation

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