SBI PO Eligibility 2018

SBI PO Eligibility: State Bank of India Probationary Officer (PO) Eligibility for the year 2018 (Advt No: 01/ 2018-19)

Nationality: should be a Citizen of India.

(A) Essential Academic Qualifications: (AS ON 31.08.2018): Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.

Those who are in the Final year/ Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 31.08.2018. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2018. Candidates possessing qualification of Chartered Accountant may also apply.

(B) Age Limit: (As on 01.04.2018):
Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2018 i.e. candidates must have
been born not later than 01.04.1997 and not earlier than 02.04.1988 (both days inclusive)

Relaxation of Upper age limit:

Sr. No.CategoryAge relaxation
1.Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe5 Years
2.Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)3 Years
3.Persons With Disabilities (PWD)PWD (SC/ST)-15 Years
PWD (OBC)- 13 Years
PWD (Gen)- 10 Years
4.Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers including
Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/Short
Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have
rendered 5 years military service and have been
released on completion of assignment (including those
whose assignment is due to be completed within one
year from the last date of receipt of application)
otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on
account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical
disability attributable to military service or invalidment
5 Years
5.Persons Ordinarily domiciled of the state of Jammu &
Kashmir during the period 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989
5 Years

(C) Other:
i. Candidates with record of default in repayment of loans/credit card dues and/ or
against whose name adverse report of CIBIL or other external agencies are
available are not eligible for appointment.
ii. Candidates against whom there is/are adverse report regarding character &
antecedents, moral turpitude are not eligible to apply for the post.
Four percent horizontal reservation has been provided to Persons with Benchmark
Disabilities as per section 34 of “Rights of Persons With Disabilities Act, 2016”. The
post is identified suitable for the Persons with undernoted categories of disabilities as
specified in the Schedule of RPWD Act 2016-:
A. Visual Impairment (VI): Only those Visually Impaired (VI) persons who suffer from
any one of the following conditions, after best correction, are eligible to apply.
a. Blindness:
i. Total absence of sight; OR
ii. Visual acuity less than 3/60 or less than 10/200 (Snellen) in the better eye
with best possible correction; OR
iii. Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of less than 10 degree.
b. Low Vision:
i. Visual acuity not exceeding 6/18 or less than 20/60 upto 3/60 or upto 10/200
(Snellen) in the better eye with best possible corrections; OR
ii. Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of less than 40 degree up
to 10 degree.
B. Hearing Impaired (HI):
a. Deaf: means person having 70 DB hearing loss in speech frequencies in both ears.
b. Hard of Hearing: means person having 60 DB to 70 DB hearing loss in speech
frequencies in both ears.
C. Locomotor Disabilities (LD): Locomotor Disability* including cerebral Palsy,
leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy. Orthopedically
challenged persons are covered under locomotor disability with following bench

a. OA – One arm affected (Right or Left)
b. OL – One leg affected (Right or Left)
c. OAL – One arm & One Leg affected
d. BL – Both legs affected but not arms
Persons with OA and OAL category should have normal bilateral hand functions.
*Locomotor Disability: A person’s inability to execute distinctive activities
associated with movement of self and objects resulting from affliction of
musculoskeletal or nervous system or both, including-

a. “Leprosy cured person” means a person who has been cured of leprosy but is
suffering from

i. Loss of sensation in hands or feet as well as loss of sensation and paresis in the
eye and eye-lid but with no manifest deformity;

ii. Manifest deformity and paresis but having sufficient mobility in their hands and
feet to enable them to engage in normal economic activity;
iii. extreme physical deformity as well as advanced age which prevents him/her
from undertaking any gainful occupation, and the expression “leprosy cured”
shall be construed accordingly;
b. “cerebral palsy” means a Group of non-progressive neurological conditions affecting
body movements and muscle coordination, caused by damage to one or more specific
areas of the brain, usually occurring before, during or shortly after birth;
c. “Dwarfism” means a medical or genetic condition resulting in an adult height of 4
feet 10 inches (147 centimeters) or less;
d. “Muscular dystrophy” means a group of hereditary genetic muscle disease that
weakens the muscles that move the human body and persons with multiple
dystrophy have incorrect and missing information in their genes, which prevents
them from making the proteins they need for healthy muscles. It is characterised by
progressive skeletal muscle weakness, defects in muscle proteins, and the death of
muscle cells and tissue;
e. “Acid attack victims” means a person disfigured due to violent assaults by throwing
of acid or similar corrosive substance.
Note: Only person with benchmark disabilities would be eligible for Reservation.
“Person with benchmark disability” means a person with not less than forty
percent of a specified disability where specified disability has not been defined in
measurable terms and includes a person with disability where disability has been
defined in a measurable terms, as certified by the certifying authority.
A person who wants to avail the benefit of reservation will have to submit a disability
certificate issued by a Competent Authority as prescribed vide RPWD Act, 2016. Such
certificate will be subject to verification/ re-verification as may be decided by the
competent authority.

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