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Eligibility Criteria

Applicants applying for the post of SBI Bank PO must comply with the following eligibility criteria, before heading towards giving the competitive exam

Qualification

Candidate should have graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized

Age Limit

20 - 28 years

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The news about SBI Clerk Recruitment 2018 was being expected for long & the announcement has come at a time when candidates were down after IBPS results & LIC AAO results.

And now it is the turn of SBI to pep up things with recruitment of 17000 clerical cadre jobs. It is sure a jackpot for aspirants looking to enter government banks.


Events Tentative Dates
Start of SBI Clerk 2018 Online Application 20th January 2018
SBI Clerk 2018 Application Form Closes 10th February 2018
SBI Clerk 2018 Preliminary Exam March-April 2018
SBI Clerk 2018 Mains Exam 12 May 2018

Eligibility for Recruitment


(A) Essential Academic Qualifications: (AS ON 01.01.2018)
Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent Qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before advertisement the vacancy news. Note (a) The date of passing eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark sheet/certificate or provisional certificate issued by the University/Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University/ Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University/Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing. (b) Matriculate Ex-servicemen, who have obtained the Indian Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force, after having completed not less than 15 years of service in Armed Forces of the Union are also eligible for the post. Such certificates should be dated on or before advertisement the vacancy news.

(B) Age Limit:-
Not below 20 years and not above 28

SELECTION PROCEDURE: The selection process will consist of on-line test (preliminary & main examination) and test of specified opted local language. Phase-I : Preliminary Examination: Preliminary Examination (online) consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows:

Relaxation of Upper age limit:


Sr. No Category Age of Relaxation
1 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2 Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3 Persons with Disabilities 10 years
4 Ex-Servicemen 5 years
5 Persons affected by 1984 riots 5 years

Educational Qualification for SBI Bank Clerk (AS ON 30.06.2018)


  • Junior Associate: Pass in any degree, as on June 30, 2018
  • Junior Agricultural Associate: Degree in Agriculture or Agriculture allied activities as on 30.06.2018
  • Final year students are also eligible to apply for this SBI clerk (junior associates) 2018 recruitment but should be able to produce proof of passing the degree exam on or before June 30, 2018 if called for interview.
  • Local language test: Candidates who produce 10th standard mark sheet/certificate to show that they had studied the official language need not appear for language test.
  • For all others, language test will be conducted at the time of interview or before final selection (if interview is not held)

Phases of Examination

Phase 1 :Preliminary Examination for 100 marks shall be conducted in the month of May. It would contain 3 sections.

Sr. NO. Name of Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 1 Hour

Candidates have to pass in each objective test that also carries 0.25 negative mark.

Phase 2: Main Examination: The structure of main examination (online objective type) would be as follows.

Sr. NO. Name of Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
1 General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
2 General English 40 40 35 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
4 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
Total 190 200 2 Hours 40 minutes

The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e., English & Hindi. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies. subject to availability) will be short listed for the Main Examination from the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of aggregate marks scored. No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject as well as for aggregate (overall) are prescribed.

Phase III: Interview (subject to Govt of India approval) Those who get clear the main exams will be called for personal interview.Since govt of India had advised banks not to conduct interviews for clerical cadre jobs, it is not known whether SBI will continue with interview or not.

Syllabus

SBI Clerk 2018 syllabus is split into the following sections:

Quantitative aptitude : Maths of class X level
Logical reasoning :logical reasoning questions (verbal and non-verbal)
Marketing : marketing concepts and banking products
Computer Knowledge: general knowledge of hardware, software
Current affairs: general knowledge and current events
English language : questions from the language and skills of reading, writing

Final Selection

The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II) will be added to the marks obtained in Interview (Phase-III) (if interview is held) for preparation of the final merit list. Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate's performance in the test (main examination) and interview (if interview is held) taken together

Download Notification

Candidates interested to apply for this 2018 SBI Clerk/ Junior Associates Recruitment
must download the original notice from the bank website here (.pdf)

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