SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 | 1422 Circle Based Officer Vacancies Notification OUT

SBI Circle Base Officer Recruitment 2022: The State Bank of India has released a recruitment of Circle Base Officer (CBO) posts on regular basis. The job announcement from SBI is a ray of hope for the job aspirants after the critical situation of COVID-19. This is the second time that SBI has announced a recruitment of CBO or Circle Based Officer. Here we shall share the SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 details knowing which the job aspirants can easily fill up the Application form within due date.

1422 CBO Recruitment in SBI – Overview

Advertisement NoCRPD/ CBO/ 2022-23/22
Post NameCircle Based Officer
Pay ScaleInitial emolument of selected candidates will be in the scale of JMGS-I ( 23700-980 /7-30560-1145/2 – 32850- 1310 /7-42020), at the start of the scale i.e. 23,700/- plus D.A, H.R.A/ Lease rental, C.C.A, Medical and other allowances & perquisites as per rules in force from time to time.
Start Date to Apply18/10/2022
Last Date to Apply & Fees Payment07/11/2022

Eligible job aspirants, who aspire to join State Bank of India as an Officer, should register on-line after carefully reading the advertisement regarding the selection process, eligibility criteria, online registration processes, payment of prescribed application fee, issuance of call letters etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria and follow the prescribed processes.

Highlights of SBI CBO Posts

  • The candidate will have to apply for vacancy of one State only. A candidate applying against vacancy of one State will not be eligible to apply against vacancy of any other State.
  • Candidature of the applicant will be considered only against the vacancies in the State for which he/ she has applied/ opted. Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise.
  • Selected candidates will be posted in the Circle of that State against whose vacancy they are selected.
  • The selected candidates will not be entitled for inter-circle transfer up to his/ her promotion to SMGS-IV Grade OR 12 years of service, whichever is later.

Circle Wise SBI CBO Vacancies

BhopalMadhya Pradesh / Chhattisgarh175
KolkataWest Bengal / Sikkim & A& N Islands175
MaharashtraMaharashtra / Goa200
North EasternAssam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland & Tripura300

Backlog Vacancies of SBI CBO

BhopalMadhya Pradesh / Chhattisgarh8
MaharashtraMaharashtra / Goa12

Eligibility for SBI Circle Based Officer Application

The eligibility details to apply for SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 is discussed. Interested candidates can follow the information shared below-

Essential Academic Qualification

Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.

Age Limit: (As on 30.09.2022)

Not above 30 years as on 30.09.2022 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.08.1990. The upper age limit is relaxed for reserved categories as per Govt guidelines.


Minimum 2 years’ experience (as on 30.09.2022) as an officer in any Scheduled Commercial Bank or any Regional Rural Bank.

Application Fee

After registration candidates should pay the requisite application fee through online mode by using debit card/ credit card/ Internet Banking.

Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fee
2General and OthersRs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

CBO Recruitment 2022 Selection Process

The selection process for SBI Circle Based Officer Recruitment 2022 will be through an Online Test, Screening and Interview. The Online test will consist of Objective Tests for 120 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after conclusion of the Objective Test and candidates will have to type their Descriptive Test answers on the computer.

The Online Test is the shortlisting phase & on the basis of its performance, candidates numbering up to 3 times (approx.) of the State wise & Category wise vacancies will be called for the Interview. Thereafter, the State-wise & Category wise merit list will be drawn on the basis of the Interview score (out of 50). The Final Selection of CBO for each State & Category will be made from the top of the above merit list based on the interview score ONLY. Thus, the SBI Circle Based Officer Selection Process has –

Online Test120 marks
Descriptive Test50 marks
Interview50 marks

State Bank of India CBO Online Test Pattern

The details of the SBI CBO Online Test pattern along with the exam subjects are available here for the candidate’s reference.

AObjective Test (Online)No. of Qs.Max. MarksDuration
i.English Language303030 min
ii.Banking Knowledge404040 min
iii.General Awareness / Economy303030 min
iv.Computer Aptitude202020 min
Total (A)1201202 hrs
BDescriptive Test (online)No. of Qs.Max. MarksDuration
i.Letter Writing125
ii.Essay (250 words on banking related topics)125
Total (B)25030 min
Total (A+B)1702 hr & 30 min
  • For Online Objective Test, there will be no penalty for the wrong answer.
  • There will be no sectional cut-off and sectional wise marks in the online test.

SBI CBO Interview Pattern

The SBI Circle Based Officer Interview maximum marks shall be 100 and candidate will have to score minimum qualifying marks in this for being considered for final selection.

How to Apply Online for SBI CBO Vacancy ?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online only from 18.10.2022 TO 07.11.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted. Before the Application, the candidates should have valid email ID and mobile no. which should be kept active till the declaration of results.

Guidelines for SBI CBO Vacancy Online Application

Candidates will be required to register themselves online through Bank’s website or In case of any problem in filling up the form, payment of fee/ intimation charges or receipt of Admission /call letter, applicants can contact the Authority at telephone no. 022-22820427 (between 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM on working days)or lodge query on Bank’s Careers website. Candidates should mention ‘RECRUITMENT OF CIRCLE BASED OFFICERS IN STATE BANK OF INDIA-2022’ in the subject of the email.

More details and also the link to download the SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 Notification and Online Application link is enclosed here. We hope this will be helpful.

SBI CBO Recruitment 2022 – Important Links

Download NotificationClick Here
Apply OnlineClick Here
Online Test Pattern / SyllabusClick Here
Exam Date / Admit CardClick Here

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