Sarkari Naukri Result 2021 Live Updates – SBI Specialist Cadre Officer Online Form 2021
For General/ EWC/ OBC : Rs.750/-
For SC/ ST/ PwD: Nil
Payment Mode: Online through by using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking etc.
Starting Date for Apply Online & Fee Payment: 28-09-2021
Last Date for Apply Online & Fee Payment: 18-10-2021
Last Date for editing application details: 18-10-2021
Last date for printing your application: 02-11-2021
Date for Download Admit Card for Exam for Advt No 15/2021-22: 03-11-2021 on wards
Date for Written Test for Advt No 15/2021-22: 15-11-2021
- The number of vacancies including reserved vacancies mentioned above are provisional and may vary according to the actual requirement of the Bank.
- Maximum age indicated is for the Unreserved and EWS category. Relaxation in upper age limit will be available to SC/ST/OBC (Non -Creamy Layer candidate)/PWD as per Govt. of India guidelines.
- Bank reserves the right to cancel the recruitment process entirely at any time.
- Caste certificate issued by Competent Authority on format prescribed by the Government of India will have to be submitted by the SC/ST candidates.
- A declaration will have to be submitted in the prescribed format by candidates seeking reservation under OBC category stating that he/she does not belong to the creamy layer as on 01.04.2021. OBC certificate
containing the ‘Non-creamy layer’ clause, issued during the period 01.04.2021 to the date of interview, should be submitted by such candidates, if called for interview.
- Candidate belonging to OBC category but coming in the ‘creamy layer’ are not entitled to OBC reservation and age relaxation. They should indicate their category as ‘GENERAL’ or GENERAL (PWD)
- Reservation for Person with Disability (PWD) is horizontal within the overall vacancies for the post.
- PWD candidate should produce a certificate issued by a competent authority as per the Govt of India guidelines.
- Reservation to Economically Weaker Section (EWS) in recruitment is governed by Office Memorandum no. 36039/1/2019-Estt (Res) dated 31.01.2019 of Department of Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel,
Public Grievance & Pensions, Government of India. Disclaimer: “EWS vacancies are tentative and subject to further directives of Government of India and outcome of any litigation. The appointment is provisional and
is subject to the Income & Asset certificate being verified through the proper channel.”
- Benefit of reservation under EWS category can be availed upon production of an “Income & Asset Certificate” issued by a Competent Authority on the format prescribed by Government of India for relevant
financial year as per the extant DoPT guidelines.
- The EWS candidates should note that in case they are not in possession of “Income & Assets Certificate” for the relevant financial year as per the DoPT guidelines on or before the closure of online application
date, such candidates should apply under “Gen”- General Category only.
- In cases where experience in a specific field is required, the relevant experience certificate must contain specifically that the candidate had experience in that specific field.
- In cases the certificate of degree/diploma does not specify the field of specialization, the candidate will have to produce a certificate from the concerned university/college specifically mentioning the specialization
GUIDELINES FOR FILLING ONLINE APPLICATION:
i. Candidates will be required to register themselves online through the link available on SBI website https://bank.sbi/web/careers OR https://www.sbi.co.in/web/careers and pay the application fee using Internet
Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card etc.
ii. Candidates should first scan their latest photograph and signature. Online application will not be registered unless candidate uploads his/her photo and signature as specified on the online registration page (under
‘How to Apply”).
iii. Candidates should fill the application carefully. Once application is filled-in completely, candidate should submit the same. In the event of candidate not being able to fill the application in one go, he can save the
information already entered. When the information/ application is saved, a provisional registration number and password is generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the
registration number and password. They can re-open the saved application using registration number and password and edit the particulars, if needed. This facility of editing the saved information will be available
for three times only. Once the application is filled completely, candidate should submit the same and proceed for online payment of fee. Before making payment of fee / final submission, please reverify submitted
application details as after payment of fee / final submission, facility of change/ edit in the application will not be available. Bank will not accept request for any change / edit in the application data after final submission
/ payment of fee.
iv. After registering online, the candidates are advised to take a printout of the system generated online application forms.
GUIDELINES FOR PAYMENT OF FEES:
i. Application fees and Intimation Charges (Non-refundable): Rs 750/- ( Seven Hundred Fifty only) for General/ OBC/EWS candidates and NIL for SC/ST/PWD candidates.
ii. Fee payment will have to be made online through payment gateway available thereat.
iii. After ensuring correctness of the particulars in the application form, candidates are required to pay the fees through payment gateway integrated with the application. No change/ edit in the application will be
iv. The payment can be made by using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking etc. by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates.
v. On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form, bearing the date of submission by the candidate, will be generated which should be printed and retained by the candidate.
vi. If the online payment of fee is not successfully completed in first instance, please make fresh attempts to make online payment.
vii. There is also a provision to reprint the e-Receipt and Application form containing fee details, at later stage.
viii. Application Fee once paid will NOT be refunded on any account NOR can it be adjusted for any other examination or selection in future
How to Upload Documents:
a. Details of Document to be uploaded:
i. Brief Resume (PDF)
ii. ID Proof (PDF)
iii. Proof of Date of Birth (PDF)
iv. Educational Certificates: Relevant Mark-Sheets/ Degree Certificate (PDF)
v. Experience certificates (PDF)
vi. Caste certificate/OBC Certificate/EWS certificate, if applicable (PDF)
vii. PWD certificate, if applicable (PDF)
b. Photograph file type/ size:
i. Photograph must be a recent passport style colour picture.
ii. Size of file should be between 20 kb-50 kb and Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels
iii. Make sure that the picture is in colour, taken against a light-coloured, preferably white, background.
iv. Look straight at the camera with a relaxed face
v. If the picture is taken on a sunny day, have the sun behind you, or place yourself in the shade, so that you are not squinting and there are no
vi. If you have to use flash, ensure there’s no “red-eye”
vii. If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen.
viii. Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not cover your face.
ix. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50kb. If the size of the file is more than 50 kb, then adjust the settings of the
scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colours etc., during the process of scanning.
c. Signature file type/ size:
i. The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen.
ii. The signature must be signed only by the applicant and not by any other person.
iii. The signature will be used to put on the Call Letter and wherever necessary.
iv. If the Applicant’s signature on the answer script, at the time of the examination, does not match the signature on the Call Letter, the applicant
will be disqualified.
v. Size of file should be between 10kb – 20kb and Dimensions 140 x 60 pixels.
vi. Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20kb
vii. Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS shall NOT be accepted.
Document file type/ size:
i. All Documents must be in PDF format.
ii. Page size of the document to be A4.
iii. Size of the file should not be exceeding 500 KB.
iv. In case of Document being scanned, please ensure it is saved as PDF and size not more than 500 KB as PDF. If the size of the file is more
than 500KB, then adjust the setting of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colors etc., during the process of scanning. Please ensure
that Documents uploaded are clear and readable.
e. Guidelines for scanning of photograph/ signature/ documents:
i. Set the scanner resolution to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch)
ii. Set Colour to True Colour
iii. Crop the image in the scanner to the edge of the photograph/ signature, then use the upload editor to crop the image to the final size (as
iv. The photo/ signature file should be JPG or JPEG format (i.e. file name should appear as: image01.jpg or image01.jpeg).
v. Image dimensions can be checked by listing the folder/ files or moving the mouse over the file image icon.
vi. Candidates using MS Windows/ MSOffice can easily obtain photo and signature in .jpeg format not exceeding 50kb & 20kb respectively by
using MS Paint or MSOffice Picture Manager. Scanned photograph and signature in any format can be saved in .jpg format by using ‘Save As’
option in the File menu. The file size can be reduced below 50 kb (photograph) & 20 kb (signature) by using crop and then resize option (Please
see point (i) & (ii) above for the pixel size) in the ‘Image’ menu. Similar options are available in other photo editor also.
vii. While filling in the Online Application Form the candidate will be provided with a link to upload his/her photograph and signature.
f. Procedure for Uploading Document:
i. There will be separate links for uploading each document.
ii. Click on the respective link “Upload”
iii. Browse & select the location where the PDF, DOC or DOCX file has been saved.
iv. Select the file by clicking on it and Click the ‘Upload’ button.
v. Click Preview to confirm the document is uploaded and accessible properly before submitting the application. If the file size and format are not
as prescribed, an error message will be displayed
vi. Once uploaded/ submitted, the Documents uploaded cannot be edited/ changed.
vii. After uploading the photograph/ signature in the online application form candidates should check that the images are clear and have been
uploaded correctly. In case the photograph or signature is not prominently visible, the candidate may edit his/ her application and re-upload his/
her photograph or signature, prior to submitting the form. If the face in the photograph or signature is unclear the candidate’s application may be
Call Letter for Online Examination/ Interview:
a. Online Examination: The candidates should download their call letter for online examination and an “acquaint yourself” booklet by entering their registration number and password/date of birth, from the Bank’s
website. NO HARD COPY OF THE CALL LETTER/ ACQUAINT YOURSELF BOOKLET WILL BE SENT BY POST.
b. Interview: Intimation/call letter for interview, where required, will be sent by email or will be uploaded on Bank’s website. NO HARD COPY WILL BE SENT
Proof of Identity to be Submitted at the Examination:
The candidates must bring one photo identity proof such as Passport/Aadhar/ PAN Card/Driving License/Voter’s Card/ Bank Passbook with duly attested photograph in original as well as a self-attested Photocopy
thereof. The photocopy of Identity proof should be submitted along with call letter to the invigilators in the examination hall, failing which or if identity of candidates is in doubt the candidate will not be permitted to
appear for the test.
Action Against Candidate Found Guilty of Misconduct:
Candidates are cautioned that they should not furnish any particulars that are false, tampered/fabricated and they should not suppress any material information while filling up the application form.
At the time of examination/interview, if a candidate is (or has been) found guilty of:
(i) using unfair means during the examination or (ii) impersonating or procuring impersonation by any person or (iii) misbehaving in the examination hall or (iv) resorting to any irregular or improper means in
connection with his/her candidature for selection or (v) obtaining support for his/her candidature by any unfair means, such a candidate may, in addition to rendering himself/ herself liable to criminal prosecution, will
also be liable:
a) to be disqualified from the examination for which he/she is a candidate
b) to be debarred, either permanently or for a specified period, from any examination or recruitment conducted by Bank.
The Bank would be analyzing the responses of a candidate with other appeared candidates to detect patterns of similarity. On the basis of such an analysis, if it is found that the responses have been shared and
scores obtained are not genuine/valid, the Bank reserves the right to cancel his/her candidature.
IRIS Scan/Biometric Verification:
The Bank, at various stages, may capture IRIS Scan/ thumb impression of candidate in digital format for verification of genuiness of the candidates. Decision of the IRIS data/ Biometric verification authority with
regard to its status (matched or unmatched) shall be final and binding upon the candidates. Refusal to participate in the process of IRIS/Biometric scanning/ verification at any stage may lead to cancellation of
With regard to IRIS scanning, following points should be noted:
(a) ‘LEFT EYE (IRIS)’ will be captured
(b) Candidate should remove contact lenses and spectacles while capturing IRIS
(c) There is no touch involved in IRIS scanning. Half feet distance between scanner and eye will be maintained
Any failure to observe these points will result in non-admittance for the examination and cancellation of candidature. In case of any candidate found to be not genuine, apart from taking legal action against him/her
candidature will be cancelled.
With regard to Biometric verification, following points to be noted:
Candidate will ensure that correct thumb impression is captured at various stages and any inconsistency will lead to rejection of the candidature. In case of any candidate found to be not genuine, apart from taking
legal action against him/her candidature will be cancelled. As such, they are advised not to apply any external matter like mehandi, ink, chemical etc. on their hands.
i. Before applying for a post, the applicant should ensure that he/ she fulfils the eligibility and other norms mentioned above for that post as on the specified date and that the particulars furnished by him/ her are
correct in all respects.
ii. IN CASE IT IS DETECTED AT ANY STAGE OF RECRUITMENT THAT AN APPLICANT DOES NOT FULFIL THE ELIGIBILITY NORMS AND/ OR THAT HE/ SHE HAS FURNISHED ANY INCORRECT/ FALSE
INFORMATION OR HAS SUPPRESSED ANY MATERIAL FACT(S), HIS/ HER CANDIDATURE WILL STAND CANCELLED. IF ANY OF THESE SHORTCOMINGS IS/ ARE DETECTED EVEN AFTER
APPOINTMENT, HIS/ HER SERVICES ARE LIABLE TO BE TERMINATED.
iii. The applicant should ensure that the application is strictly in accordance with the prescribed format and is properly and completely filled.
iv. Appointment of selected candidate is provisional and subject to his/ her being declared medically fit as per the requirement of the Bank. Such appointment will also be subject to the service and conduct rules of the
Bank for such post in the Bank, in force at the time of joining the Bank.
v. Candidates are advised to keep their e-mail ID alive for receiving communication viz. call letters/ Interview date advices etc.
vi. The Bank takes no responsibility for any delay in receipt or loss of any communication.
vii. Candidates belonging to reserved category including, for whom no reservation has been mentioned, are free to apply for vacancies announced for unreserved category (General) provided, they must fulfill all the
eligibility conditions applicable to unreserved category.
viii. Candidates serving in Govt./ Quasi Govt. offices, Public Sector undertakings including Nationalized Banks and Financial Institutions are advised to submit ‘No Objection Certificate’ from their employer at the time
of interview, failing which their candidature may not be considered and travelling expenses, if any, otherwise admissible, will not be paid.
ix. In case of selection, candidates will be required to produce proper discharge certificate from the employer at the time of taking up the appointment.
x. Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply online well before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection / inability/ failure to log on to the website on account of
heavy load on internet or website jam. SBI does not assume any responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit their applications within the last date on account of aforesaid reasons or for any other reason
beyond the control of SBI.
xi. DECISIONS OF BANK IN ALL MATTERS REGARDING ELIGIBILITY, CONDUCT OF INTERVIEW, OTHER TESTS AND SELECTION WOULD BE FINAL AND BINDING ON ALL CANDIDATES. NO
REPRESENTATION OR CORRESPONDENCE WILL BE ENTERTAINED BY THE BANK IN THIS REGARD.
xii. The applicant shall be liable for civil/ criminal consequences in case the information submitted in his/ her application are found to be false at a later stage.
xiii. If interview without any written test is the mode of recruitment, merely satisfying the eligibility norms does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview. Bank reserves the right to call only the requisite number of
candidates for the interview after preliminary screening/ short-listing with reference to candidate’s qualification, suitability, experience etc.
xiv. In case of multiple application for single post, only the last valid (completed) application will be retained and the application fee/ intimation charge paid for other registration will stand forfeited. Multiple appearance
by a candidate for a single post in online written test/ interview will be summarily rejected/candidature cancelled.
xv.In case of multiple applications only the last valid (completed) application will be retained and the application fee/ intimation charge paid for other registration will stand forfeited. Multiple appearance by a candidate
for a single post in online written test/ interview will be summarily rejected/candidature cancelled.
xvi. Any legal proceedings in respect of any matter of claim or dispute arising out of this advertisement and/or an application in response thereto can be instituted only in Mumbai and Courts/Tribunals/Forums at
Mumbai only shall have sole and exclusive jurisdiction to try any cause/dispute.
xvii. Outstation candidates called for interview after qualifying in written test/ short listing will be reimbursed the travel fare of AC-III tier (mail/ express only) for the shortest route in India (from city of address of
correspondence to city of interview centre) or actual expenses incurred (whichever is lower). Local transportation expenses will not be reimbursed. A candidate, if found ineligible for the post will not be permitted to
appear in interview and will not be reimbursed any fare. If interview will be conducted through video conference, interview of a qualified candidate will be arranged at the suitable SBI Administrative office nearest to his
/ her address for correspondence and in such case no travelling expense will be paid.
xviii. BANK RESERVES RIGHT TO CANCEL THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS ENTIRELY AT ANY STAGE.
xix. The possibility of occurrence of some problem in administration of the examination cannot be ruled out completely, which may impact test delivery and/ or result from being generated. In that event, every effort will
be made to rectify such problem, which may include the conduct of another examination if considered necessary.
xx. At the time of interview, the candidate will be required to provide details regarding criminal cases(s) pending against him/her, if any. The Bank may also conduct independent verification, inter alia, including
verification of police records etc. The bank reserves right to deny the appointment depending upon such disclosures and/or independent verification