SBI PO Cutoff (Prelims) | Previous Year & Expected 2016

SBI PO Cutoff (Prelims) | Previous Year & Expected 2016

SBI PO Prelims Cutoff 2016: The State Bank of India was conducted on 2nd and 3rd July 2016 for the Recruitment of Probationary Officer. This was the First Stage of Recruitment and and the candidates who qualify in SBI PO Prelims will be called for Mains Examination. A lot of candidates want to know about the expected SBI PO Cutoff, both sectional and overall marks.  

We recommend you all to read our SBI PO Exam Analysis first and then ponder over both Previous Year Cutoff Marks as well as this Years’ SBI PO Cutoff for Prelims Examination.

SBI PO Prelims Cutoff | Sectional & Overall

The biggest question in the mind of aspirants is the expected SBI PO Cut-off for Preliminary Examination.

Aspirants who already appeared for SBI PO Prelims are searching this so that they can be assured and start their preparation for Mains Examination. Those aspirants who are yet to attempt the the Preliminary Examination also wish to know the score so that they can perform accordingly. 

We at OnlineTyari wish to make things clear for the aspirants so they can dedicate maximum efforts towards exam preparation and not frivolous stuff.

In this post, we are going to discuss the both Previous Years as well as this Years SBI PO Cutoff, both sectional and overall for the post of Probationary Officer. 


SBI PO Cutoff Prelims 2015

Previously, we did give a detailed exam review for SBI PO conducted last year by State Bank of India. For the Written Examination, there is both sectional and overall cutoff marks in order to move to the next round i.e. Mains Examination.

Here are both Sectional and Overall Marks for SBI PO from Last Year.

SBI PO Overall Cutoff (Prelims) 

 Category  Overall Cutoff
 GEN  47.50
 OBC  42.25
 SC  37.25
 ST  19.75
 OH  29.25
 VH  30.75

SBI PO Sectional Cutoff (Prelims) 

Section Total UR SC/ ST/ OBC/ VH/ OH
English 30 5.75 3.25
Reasoning 35 9.75 5.75
Quantitative Aptitude 35 5.75 3.5

The SBI PO Examination was conducted in 2015 on same pattern in a 3 staged recruitment process. Furthermore, the examination was conducted for 2393 Posts and approx 20 Lakh candidates applied for the Examination.

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Approximately 4-5 Lakh candidates managed to make it to the SBI PO Prelims Mains Examination.


SBI PO Cutoff Prelims 2016 (Expected)

This Year, both examination and recruitment has escalated. The State Bank of India has received over 23 Lakh Applications for the Post of Bank PO. The level of written examination was quite moderate. 

Hence, the sectional and overall cutoff marks for SBI PO Prelims 2016 can be expected along the following lines.

SBI PO Expected Overall Cutoff (Prelims)

 Category  Overall Cutoff
 GEN 48-54
 OBC 44-49
 SC 39-43
 ST 27-33

SBI PO Sectional Sectional Cutoff (Prelims)

Section Name Total UR
English Language 30  9-11
Reasoning Ability 35 9-11
Quantitative Aptitude 35 10-12

We conclude our article on SBI PO Previous Year and Expected Cutoff. All the Best to all SBI Candidates who are yet to appear for SBI PO Prelims 2016.

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