The SBI has recently conducted their PO prelims on 1st and 8th July 2018. We have been getting a lot of queries to share expected cut offs, so in this article we are sharing the estimated cut offs by us. Before we delve into the cut offs, let us take a glance at the level of this year’s examination.

For a few slots the exam was easy, for a few slots the exam was moderate. The last slot of 8th July 2018 was by far the most difficult across all the slots. However, if we take into account all the slots, we can term SBI PO Prelims (2018) as Moderate.

As far as the level of the exam is considered the overall level varied from Moderate to difficult. The exams were held in total four slots featuring 2 slots in the morning and 2 slots in the evening. The exam comprises of three sections including English Language, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude.

This year has had some major changes in the SBI PO 2018 Prelims examination:

• 2018 Prelims exam had sectional timings
• No sectional cut-offs in Prelims this year
• Ratio of candidates selected for SBI PO Mains this time will be 1:10

Cut off – SBI PO (2018) Prelims

Taking into account the above factors the estimated cut-off for SBI PO Prelims (2018) exam as per PracticeMock is

48-52 (General Category)

Note: The above cut off is a subjective estimate and the actual cut-offs may vary.

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Overall Expected Cut-Off of SBI PO Prelims  Previous Examinations

Aspirants can often judge the cut-offs by analyzing the cut-offs for the previous year. So, here is a detailed analysis of the overall SBI PO Cut-Off 2017 and 2016 Prelims exam:

SBI PO Cut Off 2017 – Prelims Exam
S.No.SubjectMax. MarksCut Off
Cut Off
1English Language305.758.75
2Reasoning Ability354.006.50
3Quantitative Aptitude357.0010.25
Total Cut Off for Prelims100SC- 43.25
SBI PO Cut Off 2016 – Prelims Exam
S.No.SubjectMax. MarksCut Off
Cut Off
1English Language306.008.75
2Reasoning Ability354.257.25
3Quantitative Aptitude354.257.00
Total Cut Off for Prelims100SC- 38.75

We wish you all the very best for your SBI PO Prelims results!

To conclude, we would advise everyone who has decent chances of clearing the cut offs to start with SBI PO Mains preparation.

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