Success in any exam requires two very important things, hard work and guided planning. Aspirants taking the exam are a mix of ones who appeared before and the others appearing for the first time. Those who are reappearing have a fair share of ideas on how a paper looks but for the ones appearing for the first time we are bringing a big opportunity to experience the exam before the actual exam. Oliveboard is bringing the Online Mock Recruitment process for SBI PO.
This Mock drive will be similar to the actual exam of SBI PO but this will be just a practice to give a real-time experience to the aspirants.
Let’s dive into the blog and know the complete details of the mock drive.
1. Online Mock Recruitment Drive – SBI PO 2020
The mock drive is being conducted with a purpose to help aspirants get a real-time experience of the actual SBI PO exam.
The drive will be conducted in an orderly manner like the actual recruitment process starting from the registration process then moving ahead with the prelims, main and interview rounds.
The complete details about the SBI PO mock drive are shared below:
1.1 SBI PO Mock Drive Important Dates
The important dates for the Online mock recruitment drive are as mentioned below:
|Online Registrations Start Date||19th Nov 2020||Apply Here|
|Online Registrations – End Date||07th Dec 2020|
|The download of Call Letters for Preliminary Examination||8th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|Online Preliminary Examination||9th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|Result of Online Preliminary Examination||10th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|The download of Call Letters for Mains Examination||15th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|Conduct of Online Mains Examination||16th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|Declaration of Mains Exam Result||17th Dec 2020||To be updated soon|
|The download of Call Letter for Interview||To be declared soon||To be updated soon|
|Conduct of Interview||To be declared soon||To be updated soon|
|Declaration of Final Result||To be declared soon||To be updated soon|
1.1.1 Registration Link
Click on the link below and start your registration process now:
1.2 Online Mock Recruitment Drive Procedure
The Mock Recruitment Process will be held in three phases i.e.
1. Preliminary Examination
2. Main Examination and
Here are the important details of the Mock Recruitment Drive:
1.2.1 SBI PO Mock Drive – Prelims Exam Pattern
Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Test for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test will be distributed into 3 sections as below. Candidates clearing a set cutoff for each section will be qualified to appear in the mains examination.
|English Language||30||20 mins|
|Quantitative aptitude||35||20 mins|
|Reasoning Ability||35||20 mins|
|Total||100 marks||60 min|
Note: 1/4th of the marks assigned to the question will be deducted for every wrong answer, however, no marks will be deducted for the question left unattempted.
1.2.2 SBI PO Mock Drive – Main Exam Pattern
Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer the Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. The Descriptive Test will be administered immediately after completion of the Objective Test.
|Reasoning & Computer Aptitude||60||60 mins|
|Data Analysis & Interpretations||60||45 mins|
|General/Economy/Banking Awareness||40||35 mins|
|English Language||40||40 mins|
|Total||200 marks||180 mins|
There will be a negative marking of 1/4th for every wrong answer and no marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.
Finally, a merit list will be prepared for an interview based on the aggregates scored in the main examination. There will be no sectional cut-off
1.2.3 SBI PO Mock Recruitment Drive- Interview
To be conducted online via Google Meet or Zoom.
Final Result: The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for preparing the final merit list.
Only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II), will be added to the marks obtained in Interview (Phase-III) for preparing the final merit list. The candidates will have to qualify both in Phase-II and Phase-III separately.
Marks secured by the candidates in the Main Examination (out of 250 marks) are converted to out of 75 marks and Interview scores of the candidate (out of 50 marks) are converted to out of 25 marks. The final merit list is arrived at after aggregating (out of 100) converted marks of Main Examination and Interview.
1.3 Online Mock Recruitment Drive – How To Apply?
The candidate will have to perform the following steps to register themselves for the SBI PO 2020 MOCK RECRUITMENT DRIVE
Step 1: Register / Log-in through Oliveboard’s SBI PO Exam Page with your Email ID and password.
Step 2: Click on the SBI PO 2020 MOCK RECRUITMENT DRIVE Link available on the page
Step 3: Click on the Online Application form Link
Step 4: Fill in all the requested details
Step 6: Submit the Online application form
Step 7: Make the payment of Application Fees
That’s it, Once the Payment is made, you will receive a confirmation email from Oliveboard.
Online Registration Link:
Click on the link below and apply for the SBI PO 2020 Mock Drive.
1.3.1 Online Application Fee
The application or the intimation fee for all candidates will be ₹ 199/-.
(Note – The application fees of Candidates who do not qualify for Mains would be refunded to their Oliveboard Wallet, which they can use to purchase anything else on the website)
1.4 Online Mock Recruitment Drive – Detailed PDF
You can download the detailed document attached below and know all about the Mock recruitment drive.
2. Few General Instructions on Online Mock Recruitment Drive
- This is a special exercise conducted by Oliveboard for our user’s preparation purpose only. It is in no way related to the Official SBI PO Recruitment Drive.
- The Aim of the SBI PO 2020 MOCK RECRUITMENT DRIVE is to give our users a wholesome practice experience.
- Candidates are requested to give the exams honestly and avoid any cheating or malpractices while appearing
for the exam.
- Even though the SBI PO 2020 MOCK RECRUITMENT DRIVE is available on our Android App, We would recommend
users to appear for the Prelims, Mains & Interview Phase on a Desktop or laptop as the actual exam is conducted only on desktops.
- Oliveboard reserves the right to make any changes to this Mock Recruitment Drive.
- Apply For the Mock Recruitment Process by clicking on the link here.
3. How Will the Mock Drive Help You As An Aspirant?
The Online Mock Recruitment drive is solely planned for the purpose of giving aspirants a real-time experience of what an actual process is like. This practice drive will also help you understand your level of preparation for your actual exam.
Here are a few advantages of appearing in the Online mock drive:
All in One Practice for SBI PO 2020 – Practice is what makes you ready for any exam no matter the difficulty level. To help you with that we have planned this SBI PO Mock recruitment drive so that aspirants can get a real-time feel of the exam and can actually be prepared when the actual exam happens.
Attempt Prelims – Mains – Interview together for the First Time – Many aspirants will be appearing for the first time for the examination, leaving them completely unknown of the actual exam feel, this drive will help you grasp an understanding of the exam environment. Remember this is only a drive and by no way connected to the actual recruitment process.
Compete with Aspirants & Get All India Standing – This will give you an experience of with whom you are going to compete with. Aspirants taking the test will also be competing in the actual examination thus allowing you to get an understanding of the preparations and the competitions.
Get Interview feedback and recorded sessions – Candidates clearing mains exam and appearing for interview will be given feedback on their performance and the areas they need to focus on or work upon and the areas they are good at. This will help you prepare for actual process in a better way.
Experience the thrill of an entire recruitment process – This complete drive is planned in a way the actual process is conducted, to give you an actual feel of the recruitment steps that are conducted in the SBI PO. This practice drive will help you assess your preparations along with giving you the actual areas to wok on until the real exams are conducted.
That brings us to the end of this article. Do appear for this mock recruitment drive and get a real-time experience of the actual SBI PO exam. Starting with the prelims and then qualifying for mains and interview, everything will be based on real paper to give you the actual feel of the exam.