SBI PO Group Exercise & Personal Interview Experience 2017 – 25

Dear Readers,
SBI PO is the most sought after recruitment process by banking aspirants. Group Exercise and Personal Interview is the final round (Phase-III) in SBI PO 2017 Recruitment. Last year SBI introduced a prioritisation based group exercise which is also being conducted this year in the Group Discussion Round. Interview experiences can help you get an insight of the difficulty level, environment and types of questions being asked in SBI PO 2017 Group Exercise and Interview Round. Keep on reading to understand the experience of Mani SihagTanya Walia.

My Interview took place in Jaipur, Rajasthan. After reaching the venue they conducted document verification which was followed by the start of Group Discussion. there were 9 members in our group, one was absent.
GD topic:- Do you think govt. should focus more on agriculture sector than manufacturing sector…
all went smoothly and easily reached a conclusion…
priority exercise topic:- Food self- sufficiency 
1) more land under irrigation
2) enhance productivity through new technology
3) more food storage
4) more input subsidies for agriculture
5) corporatization of agriculture
6) penalty on food wastage
7) heavy duty on import food items
8) restriction on export of food items
this was also good…all gave same first 3 priorities…

Personal Interview

After GD we all seated in a room near interview hall…
as I was 9 no. in the group, so after a long wait I was called…
I entered in interview room wid a permission and then wish them…..
interview panel:- 1 female, 3 male
M1:- so you are a mechanical engineer, what types of machines are used in banks?
M1:-what is PoS? ( from above ques.)
M1:-why Haridwar is so famous?( as I did from Haridwar)
(answered in detail)
M1:- which cities are nearby Haridwar?
M1:- who is cm of Uttrakhand?
M1:- way to Kailash Mansarovar? is it from Uttrakhand?
M1:- which industrial organization is in Haridwar?
M1:- is there any bank coaching in Bikaner? ( hometown) 
M2:- which subject you studied as an optional subject during graduation?
M2:- what is demonetization? what purpose behind it and was it successful?
M2:- what is the cyber crime? what types are there? what is called cyber crime in banking?
(answered, but couldn’t tell about name of term used for cyber crime in banking)
M2:-difference between rupay and master card?
(answered, but not satisfied)
F1:- about Jhan Dhan yojana? what benefits banks got from this scheme?
M3:- name of 2 famous sports person from Bikaner?
M3:- about the last king of Bikaner?

Over all experience was good. hoping for best….

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