SBI SO Recruitment 2021 Out, Apply Online for 21 Vacancies

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

SBI SO Recruitment 2021 Notification: State bank of India, the largest bank has released the official notification for the post of specialist officer. SBI has released the official notification to invite the online application for the recruitment of SBI Specialist Officer 2020-21 for a total of 5 vacancies for the post of Manager (Retail Products). In this post, check notification PDF, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, salary, application fees, etc.

Candidates who have relevant experience as required for the posts mentioned can apply online for SBI SO recruitment 2021. SBI has also activated the link to apply on its official website. Check the complete details and Get the direct link to apply online for SBI SO below. 

SBI SO Manager (Retail Products) Click here to Check Official Notification PDF Click here to Apply Online

The apply online page will appear like this. Students need to click on the Click here for new registration tab to begin the application process. Click on the LOGIN if already registered


Important Dates and Events for SBO SO Recruitment 2021

In its official notification, SBI has stated few important events regarding the date of online registration, closure of online registration, date for online exam, tentative date to download the SBI SO admit card. Check the complete details below.

For the post of Manager (Retail Products) Events Dates
Online Registration of Application Starts 22.01.2021
Closure of registration of application 12.02.2021
Closure of Editing Application Details 02.02.2021
Last Date for Printing your Application 22.01.2021
Online Fee Payment 22.01.2021-12.02.2021

SBI SO Vacancy 2021

A total of 5 vacancies has been released for the post of SBI SO recruitment. Out of the total of 5 vacancies, 4 vacancies are for the General Post. Check the complete vacancies distribution post wise and category-wise. Candidates must note that they can apply for only one post at a time. Candidates can be posted anywhere PAN India.






Age as on 31.08.2020












(For Personal, Gold, Car & Two Wheeler, Education and Consumer Durable Loans)




























Note: There is no vacancy for EWS, SC, ST category

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SBI SO Eligibility Criteria

Interested candidates have to fulfil certain eligibility conditions before applying for the recruitment. This may include Age limit of the candidate, educational qualification and experience required if any. Check the basic eligibility conditions if you are applying for SBI SO recruitment.

Age as on 31.8.2020

Minimum Age Limit: 25 Years

Maximum age Limit: 35 Years

Educational Qualification

following are the educational qualification required for each post.

1. Basic Qualification: Full-time MBA/ PGDM or Post Graduate Management degree and full time BE/ B Tech in any stream.

2. The Institute should be recognised/approved by Govt. bodies/ AICTE/ UGC. Course completed through correspondence/part-time will not be eligible.

3. Preferred Qualification: Preference will be given to candidates who possess MBA/ PGDM/ Post Graduation Management degree with a specialization in Finance / Marketing / IT.

Experience Required

1. Minimum 48 months experience as an Executive in Supervisory/ Management role in Scheduled Commercial Bank in product development in the Retail Financial domain ( Personal, Gold, Car & Two Wheeler, Education and Consumer Durable Loans).

2. Experience in working directly with development/ functional teams will be preferred.


Specific Skill (Preferred):

Product Development, Product Management, Digital Innovation, Business Strategy, Marketing Strategy, Excellent Communication & Leadership Skills

SBI SO Selection Process 2021

Selection procedure for SBI SO recruitment will be carried out in two stages.

  1. Shortlisting & Interview

Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of shortlisting and interview round. First shortlisting of the candidates will be done and after that interview process will be carried out. Those who will qualify interview round will be given the provisional allotment.

SBI SO Salary 2021

Candidates selected as the SBI SO Manager (Retail Products) will be given a basic pay of Rs 63840 per month. Apart from the basic pay, candidates will be eligible to get DA, HRA, CCA, PF, Contribution Pension Fund, Medical Faculty, as per the rules in force.


Scale of  Pay

Middle Management Grade Scale III (MMGS III)


SBI SO Application Fees

Candidates of General, EWS and OBC  have to pay an application fee of Rs 750. There is no charges of application for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD and Ex-serviceman.

Category Fees
General, EWS, OBC Rs 750
SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex-Servicemen Nil

This was all about SBI SO recruitment 2021. In case of any query, feel free to ask us below in the comment section.

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