Apply Online Various Post In SBI Circle Based Officers 2023


Looking for a rewarding career in the banking sector? State Bank of India (SBI) has recently announced the recruitment of 5280 Circle Officers (CBO). This is a golden opportunity for candidates who meet the eligibility criteria to join one of the leading banks in the country. Read on to find out more about the SBI Circle-Based Officer Online Form.

Apply Online Various Post In SBI Circle Based Officers 2023

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Important Dates

Post Date: 22-11-2023

Starting Date for Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 22-11-2023

Last Date to Apply Online & Payment of Fee: 12-12-2023

Date for Downloading of Call letter for Online Test: January 2024 (Tentative)

Date for Online Exam: January 2024 (Tentative)

Application Fee

For General/ OBC/ EWS: Rs. 750/-

For SC/ST/PWD: Nil

Mode of Payment: Debit card/ Credit card/ Internet Banking

Age Limit

Minimum Age Limit: 21 Years

Maximum Age Limit: 30 Years

(Candidates must have been born not later than 31-10-2002 and not earlier than 01-11-1993, both days inclusive)

Age relaxation is applicable as per the rules.


Candidates should possess Any Degree. Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification

recognized as such by the Central Government including Integrated Dual Degree (IDD).

Candidates possessing qualifications such as Medical, Engineering, Chartered Accountant,

A cost Accountant would also be eligible.

Note: The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark sheet or provisional certificate issued by the University/ Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University/ Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University/ Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of publishing

Vacancy Details

Circle Based Officer (CBO)

Gujarat: 430

Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu: -

Andhra Pradesh: 400

Karnataka: 380

Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh: 450

Odisha: 250

Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab: -

Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry: 125

Assam: 250

Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura: -

Telangana: 425

Rajasthan: 500

Uttar Pradesh: 600

West Bengal: 230

A & N Islands, Sikkim: -

Maharashtra, Goa: 390

Delhi, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh: -

Kerala, Lakshadweep: 250

Scale Of Pay

The starting basic pay for the SBI Circle Based Officer is set at ₹36,000/- in the scale of 36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2-49910-1990/7-63840 applicable to Junior Management Grade Scale-I. Additionally, candidates with two or more years of work experience in the officer cadre in any Scheduled Commercial Bank/Regional Rural Bank are eligible for two advance increments.

Breakdown of the Salary Structure

Basic Pay: ₹36,000/-

Increment Structure:

₹36,000/- to ₹46,430/- (7 increments)

₹46,430/- to ₹49,910/- (2 increments)

₹49,910/- to ₹63,840/- (7 increments)

Additional Benefits

Dearness Allowance (D.A): Applicable as per rules, providing a dynamic component to the salary.

House Rent Allowance (H.R.A)/Lease Rental: Depending on the location of posting, employees receive H.R.A or Lease Rental to meet accommodation expenses.

City Compensatory Allowance (C.C.A): A city-based allowance to adjust for the cost of living.

Medical Allowances: Coverage for medical expenses, ensuring the well-being of the employee.

Other Allowances & Perquisites: Additional perks and allowances are provided in accordance with the rules in force from time to time.

How to Apply

Visit the official website of SBI.

Click on the recruitment section and find the CBO Online Form 2023.

Fill in the required details and upload the necessary documents.

Pay the application fee through Debit card/ Credit card/ Internet Banking.

Submit the form and take a printout for future reference.

Official website- Official website

Official Notification-Notification

Apply Link-Apply Here

Selection Procedure

A. Online Test

The Online Test is a crucial phase, assessing candidates on both objective and descriptive parameters.

(a) Objective Test

Duration: 2 hours

Total Marks: 120

Test Structure:

Test Name           No. of Questions               Max. Marks         Duration

I. English Language          30           30           30 minutes

II. Banking Knowledge     40           40           40 minutes

III. General Awareness/ Economy               30           30           30 minutes

IV. Computer Aptitude    20           20           20 minutes

Candidates should note that each section has a separate timing, ensuring a fair and comprehensive evaluation.

(b) Descriptive Test

Duration: 30 minutes

Total Marks: 50

The Descriptive Test follows immediately after the Objective Test. It evaluates the candidate's proficiency in the English Language through tasks such as Letter Writing and Essay Writing. Two questions will be presented, and candidates are required to type their responses on the computer.

B. Screening

The screening process involves a meticulous evaluation of candidates' performance in the Online Test. Successful candidates proceed to the next stage.

C. Interview

The final stage is the Interview, where candidates have the opportunity to showcase their interpersonal skills, domain knowledge, and overall suitability for the Circle Officer role.


Don't miss out on this opportunity to join the State Bank of India as a Circle Officer. Make sure to read the full notification before applying online. Prepare well for the online exam, and best of luck with your application!

Note: The information provided here is based on the details available as of 23-11-2023. Candidates are advised to refer to the official notification for the most accurate and up-to-date information.