State Bank of India- Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2020

Are you looking for a Post Doctoral Research Fellowship in Banking/Finance/Economics? If yes, State Bank of India is inviting applications for the Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2020. Hurry! The last date is October 08, 2020. Read this article to know the details of fellowship, eligibility criteria, application and selection procedure, etc.

About SBI

State Bank of India is an Indian government-owned public-sector banking company that offers banking services like fixed deposits, saving accounts, loan facility and other financial services. It has its headquarter in Mumbai, Maharashtra. SBI is offering a two-year Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship scheme. Interested candidates can apply for SBI Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2020.

Details of PDF

Name of Fellowship: SBI Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2020

Sponsorship: State Bank of India (SBI)

Number of Positions: 5

Duration of Fellowship: 2 years

Emoluments: The candidates will be paid a consolidated amount of Rs.1,00,000 per month, which will be subject to the deduction of TDS as applicable. An endowment of Rs 2 to 5 lakh (one time) may be awarded to the fellow at the end of two years if the Performance Research Committee found exemplary research performance or publication in journals of international repute.

Age limit: The candidate must not cross the age of more than 40 years.

Eligibility criteria

  1. The applicant who wishes to join the Post Doctoral Research Fellowship must have a PhD degree in Banking/ Finance/ IT/Economics.
  2. He/she must have a minimum of three years of post-qualification experience in teaching or research work in top institutes like IITs, IIMs, ISB, XLRI, etc. or consultancy experience.
  3. He/she must have a good academic record and research skills.
  4. Preference will be given to those who have published papers/articles in high impact and leading 'A' Category journals as first or second authors only.

How to apply

Interested candidates must visit the official website of the SBI and check the official notification of SBI Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2020 to apply online for a postdoctoral fellowship.

The application must be filled and submitted online through the link available on the official website only. Care must be taken while filling the online application. There will be an option of saving information in draft mode so that the application can be filled and submit later. A provisional registration number and password will be generated while saving the information, the candidate must note the registration number and password safely. Now the candidate can re-open the application using registration number and password and can edit the information if required. However, the facility of the editing information is available for three times only. The candidate must submit the completely filled-in application

The candidate must keep scanned copies of photograph, signature and other relevant documents ready while filling online application. The candidate must take a print out of the finally submitted application form.

Candidates should attach the required documents with the printed copy of the computer-generated online application form and send them by post on or before the due date to the following address:

State Bank of India,
Central Recruitment & Promotion Department, Corporate Centre, 3rd Floor,
Atlanta Building, Nariman Point,
Mumbai, PIN-400021
Maharashtra, INDIA

Application fee

An application fee will have to be paid by the applicant. Details of which are as follows:
  • For General/OBC/EWS candidates: Rs.750/-
  • For SC/ST/PWD candidates: No application fee

The application fee once submitted will not be refunded in any case. The payment of fee will have to be made online through payment gateway by using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking, etc.

Selection Procedure

The candidates will be selected based on the presentation and an interview. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for presentations and interviews. After which a merit list will be prepared based on the scores obtained by the candidates in the interview.

Posting of Candidates

The shortlisted candidates will be placed at State Bank of India, Central Recruitment & Promotion Dept. Corporate Centre, Mumbai (Maharashtra).

Schedule of Application Submission

Commencement of Application: September 18, 2020
Closing of Application Submission: October 8, 2020
Last date to receive a hard copy of online application: October 15, 2020

Contact Information

State Bank of India
Central Recruitment & Promotion Department
Corporate Centre, Mumbai
Phone: 022-22820427
Fax: 022-22820411


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