SBI PO Cut off 2017: State Bank of India will release the final cutoff of SBI PO 2017 after the declaration of final result. The SBI PO final result has been declared on October 24, 2017. Candidates who will secured marks as per the cutoff of SBI PO in all the stages of recruitment have been shortlisted for final appointment for the post of Probationary Officers/Management Trainees in SBI branches all over the country. The final cutoff of SBI PO will be decided after normalising the scores of written exam (Objective and Descriptive) and Group Exercises & Interview. The marks secured by the candidates in the written test will be converted to 75 out of total 250 marks while the marks secured in Group Exercises & Interview will be converted to 25 out of total 50 marks. SBI conducted the Group Exercises and Interview of SBI PO recruitment from September 4 onwards. Based on the total marks of mains examination (written exam and descriptive test) and Group Exercises and Interview, the final cutoff of SBI PO will be decided. Allotment of candidates to the post of Probationary Officers (PO)/Management Trainee (MT) for 2403 vacancies will done on the basis of SBI PO final cut off 2017. Earlier, SBI had released the overall and category wise cutoff score of prelims examination. On the basis of SBI PO Prelims cutoff, around 50,000 candidates were shortlisted for the mains examination. Candidates can check below for expected and previous year SBI PO cut off 2017.
The cutoff of SBI PO will be declared as per the dates are given in the table below.
|1||SBI PO Prelims 2017 exam date||April 29 & 30 and May 6 & 7, 2017|
|2||SBI PO 2017 cutoff of prelims exam||May 16, 2017|
|3||SBI PO Mains Admit Card 2017||May 17, 2017 (Available)|
|4||SBI PO Mains 2017 exam||June 4, 2017|
|5||SBI PO cutoff 2017 of Mains exam||July 3, 2017|
|6||Group Exercise & Interview||September 4, 2017 onwards|
|7||Final cutoff of SBI PO||October, 2017|
The subject-wise and category-wise cut off of SBI PO has been declared by SBI. Candidates can check category wise SBI PO cutoff 2017 of preliminary examination in the table below.
SBI PO 2017 Category-wise Cutoff
SBI PO 2017 subject-wise Cutoff
Some of the important highlights of SBI PO 2017 cutoff is given in the table below.
|Calculation of SBI PO overall cutoff of Prelims||Marks secured by last qualified candidates for mains out of 100|
|Normalisation||The cutoff will be decided for SBI PO 2017 Prelims exam after normalisation|
|Number of candidates to be selected for mains||Around 50,000|
|Stages of SBI PO Mains||Objective Test (200 marks) and Descriptive Test (50 marks)|
|Calculation of SBI PO overall cutoff of Mains||The cutoff of SBI PO mains will be calculated out of 250 marks for selecting candidates for Group Exercises & Interview|
|Calculation of SBI PO overall cutoff of Group Exercises & Interview||SBI will fix a minimum qualifying marks for Group Exercises & Interview out of 50 marks|
|Applicability of SBI PO 2017 final cutoff||Written exam (Objective and Descriptive) and Group Exercises & Interview|
|Calculation of SBI PO final cutoff||Total marks secured by last ranked selected candidate out of 100.|
The cutoff of SBI PO 2017 for mains examination will be declared after the recruitment process is over. The minimum qualifying marks of SBI PO 2017 mains has been calculated out of 250 (Objective Test – 200 +Descriptive Test – 50). Those who had secured the cutoff score as per category in the mains examination have been shortlisted for Group Exercise & Interview. The SBI PO cut off 2017 for mains will be provided here as soon as it is released.
The cutoff of SBI PO will be applied in this stage also. The cutoff for this stage of selection process will be decided out of 50 marks. Candidates based on the cutoff score of Group Exercises & Interview will be shortlisted for the merit list.
SBI PO Cut off 2016
SBI will release the final cutoff 2017 in October. The final cutoff of SBI PO will be decided after normalising the scores of written exam (Objective and Descriptive) and Group Exercises & Interview. The marks secured by the candidates in the written test will be converted to 75 out of total 250 marks while the marks secured in Group Exercises & Interview will be converted to 25 out of total 50 marks. The final merit list will be prepared after totaling the normalised marks out of 100. The SBI PO final cutoff 2017 will be based on the marks secured by the last ranked candidates out of 100 in the merit list.
SBI has decided sectional and overall cutoff score for the prelims exam. The SBI PO cutoff 2017 for prelims has been calculated out of 100 marks. The minimum qualifying marks in each sections of SBI PO prelims exam has been decided out of 30 marks in English and 35 each in Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. There are other factors such as difficulty level of each slots, number of candidates appearing for prelims exam and total number of vacancies. The scores obtained by the candidates has been normalised to balance the difficulty level of different slots, thereafter, cutoff of SBI PO Prelims has been decided.
|English Language (Out of 30)||7.5-10||5-7||5-7||5-7|
|Quantitative Aptitude (Out of 35)||7-9.5||4-6.5||4-6.5||4-6.5|
|Reasoning Ability (Out of 35)||7-10||4-6.5||4-6.5||4-6.5|
|Overall Objective Test (Out of 100)||46-51||43-48||37-42||28-33|
|Category||SBI PO 2016 overall cutoff|
Candidates can check below the FAQs related to SBI PO Cutoff.
Ques: Is SBI PO Cut off 2017 applicable for all the three phases of exam?
Ans: Yes, the cutoff of SBI PO will be applied in all the three phases – Prelims, Mains and Group Exercises & Interview.
Ques: What is expected cutoff of SBI PO 2017?
Ans: The expected cutoff of SBI PO gives an idea to the candidates what might be the cutoff score for this year.
Ques: What is overall Cutoff score of SBI PO?
Ans: The overall cutoff score of SBI PO depends on the total marks of the exam and marks secured by the last qualified candidates. The overall cutoff will be decided as per category.
Ques: What is sectional SBI PO cut off 2017?
Ans: SBI will decide a minimum qualifying marks in each sections of the test - Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, Data Analysis & Interpretation , General/Economy/Banking Awareness and English Language. Candidates need to secure the cutoff score in each sections to qualify each stage of SBI PO exam.
Ques: Will SBI consider the cutoff score for selecting candidates?
Ans: The ranks of the candidates will be decided on the basis of their total marks and cutoff score. Candidates who secure higher rank in the merit list will be selected for appointment to the post of PO.
Ques: What are deciding factors for SBI PO cut off 2017?
Ans: The cutoff of SBI PO will depend on the various factors such as difficulty level, number of candidates, total marks of the exam and number of vacancies.