South Indian Bank PO 2019 Notification Out – 160 Posts


South Indian Bank (SIB) has released the notification for the post of Probationary Officers (PO) for this year 2019.

The South Indian Bank Ltd., a premier Commercial Bank in India, invites applications from Indian Nationals for filling up vacancies for Probationary Officers.

The Total number of vacancies available for the South Indian Bank Recruitment 2019 is 160.

Important Details – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • Bank Name: South Indian Bank
  • Post Name: Probationary Officers (PO)
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 160 Posts
  • Place of Posting: Anywhere in India
  • Pay Scale: Rs. 23700– 980/7 – 30560- 1145/2 – 32850- 1310/7 – 42020 plus DA, HRA & other allowances.
  • Probation Period: 2 years

Important Dates – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • Online Application – Start Date – 19.06.2019
  • Online Application – End Date – 30.06.2019
  • Online Test Date – 25.07.2019

Age Limit – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • The age limit for the South Indian Bank Recruitment 2019 will be calculated as on 30th June, 2019.
  • Not more than 25 years.
  • Candidate should be born not earlier than 01.07.1994 and not later than 30.06.2000 (both days inclusive).
  • Upper age limit will be relaxed by 5 years in the case of SC/ST candidates.

Educational Qualification – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • X/ SSLC, XII/ HSC & Graduation with minimum 60% marks under regular course.
  • Candidates who are meeting the requisite educational qualification only will be eligible to apply.
  • Candidate should have passed X, XII and Graduation under regular course (full time course) from a recognised University/ Institute recognised by the Govt. of India. Educational qualification by mode of distance education will not be considered.
  • Candidates who have attended their Final Year/ Semester Examination of their Graduation and waiting for the results may also apply subject to the condition that they should produce proof (final year/ semester marklist/ Provisional Certificate) of having passed the Graduation when called for Personal Interview.
  • If Grade/ CGPA is awarded instead of marks, only candidates securing CGPA/ Grade equivalent to 60% or more may apply. Equivalent percentage should be mentioned at the time of application.
  • Those who have scored less than 60% marks will not be eligible for applying. Rounding off to the nearest integer is not allowed. (for e.g. 59.99 % cannot be rounded off to 60 % )
  • The percentage of marks shall be arrived by dividing the total marks obtained in all the subjects in all the semester(s)/ year(s) by the total maximum marks in all subjects irrespective honours/ optional/ additional optional subject, if any.

JOB PROFILE – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • The selected candidates can be posted in any roles/ profiles at any branches/ offices/ departments as per the sole discretion and requirements of the Bank from time to time.
  • The job role/ profile includes branch banking, credit, business development, marketing, forex, treasury, central processing centres etc.

Mode Of Selection – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

The South Indian Bank PO Recruitment 2019 has 2 phases of mode of selection.

  • Phase I – Online Test
  • Phase II – Group Discussion & Personal Interview
  • Initial shortlisting will be done based on the marks scored in the Online Test
  • Final Selection will be based on the consolidated marks obtained for Online Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.
  • Bank reserves the right to make required modifications in the selection process considering the number of applications for the post.

Exam Pattern – Online Test – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

Sr.No.Name of TestsNo. of Qs.Max. MarksVersionTime allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1Reasoning & Computer Aptitude4050Only English40 minutes
2General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness405020 minutes
3English Language405040 minutes
4Data Analysis & Interpretation405040 minutes
Total160200140 minutes
  • There will be ¼ penalty for wrong answers.
  • Tests will be made available only in English.

Application Fee – SIB PO Recruitment 2019

  • General – Rs.800/-
  • SC/ST – Rs.200/-

*excluding GST and other applicable charges

This below given declaration has to be uploaded during the Registration process , so kindly take note of this Hand Written Declaration passage.

 “I,                             (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.”

Aspirants can find the official notification of the South Indian Bank PO (Probationary Officers) 2019 Recruitment from the link that is mentioned below. 

Click Here To Download the Notification

Click Here To Apply Online