SBI Clerk 2018

SBI ClerkSBI Clerk 2018 – State Bank of India (SBI) will begin SBI Clerk 2018 recruitment process for appointment of approximately 8,301 Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) and Junior Agricultural Associates in clerical cadre posts. The SBI Clerk 2018 will be a computer-based test conducted in two phases – Preliminary and Mains. The SBI Clerk 2018 preliminary exam will be held on June 23, 24 and 30. All candidates who will qualify preliminary exam will be allowed to appear for mains exam schedule to be held on August 5, 2018. The admit card for preliminary exam will be available from June 6 onwards while mains admit card of SBI Clerk will be available from July 23. The marks secured in mains exam will be only considered for selecting candidates for SBI Clerk 2018 posts. According to notification, no interviews will be conducted for recruitment of candidates in clerical cadre posts. The weightage will be given to the score obtained by candidate in online main examination of SBI Clerk 2018. Therefore, candidates should qualify main examination with high marks so that they can secure high rank in merit list. The allotment of banks will be done as per candidates rank and preference. The application form of SBI Clerk 2018 was available from January 20 to February 10. The details of SBI Clerk 2018 recruitment exam like eligibility, exam pattern, application form, cut off and result is given below.

 

Key points of SBI Clerk 2018

  • Exam Name: Recruitment of Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) and Junior Agricultural Associates in Clerical Cadre in State Bank of India

  • Commonly Known as: SBI Clerk

  • Exam Category: Undergraduate

  • Exam Level: National

  • Conducting Body: State Bank of India

SBI Clerk Examination Overview

Sr .No

Exam Events

Preliminary

Mains

1.

SBI Clerk exam date

June 23, 24 and 30, 2018

August 5, 2018

2.

Exam mode

Online

Online

3.

Exam pattern

100 MCQs from English Language, Numerical and Reasoning Ability

200 MCQs from General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude and General/Financial Awareness

4.

Total Marks

100 (Each question carries one mark)

200 (Each question carries one mark)

5.

Negative Marking

0.25

 

0.25

 

6.

Admit Card

June 6, 2018

July 23, 2018

9.

Eligibility

Age Limit: 20 – 28 years

Academic Qualification: Graduation

10.

Selection Procedure

Qualify preliminary appear in mains

Score high marks in mains exam for allotment 

SBI Clerk Exam Dates 2018

The application procedure of SBI Clerk 2018 begins from January 20,  2018. The recruitment exam will be conducted in two phases – preliminary and mains. Candidates can check SBI Clerk 2018 important dates from the table below.

 

SBI Clerk 2018 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Online registration of application form begins

January 20, 2018

Online registration of application form ends

February 10, 2018

Closure for editing application details

February 10, 2018

Online Fee Payment

February 10, 2018

Admit Card for Preliminary Exam

March 1, 2018

Preliminary Exam

June 23, 24 and 30, 2018

Download of call letter for preliminary examination

June 6, 2018 onwards

Mains Exam

August 5, 2018

Mains call letter

July 23, 2018 onwards

SBI Clerk Admit card 2018

The examination authority will release separate admit card for SBI Clerk 2018 preliminary and mains. The SBI clerk admit card 2018 of preliminary exam will be available from June 6 onwards for all candidates whose application will be accepted by the examination authority. The mains exam admit card of SBI Clerk 2018 will be issued from July 23 onwards for only those candidates who will qualify the preliminary exam. The admit card will have candidate’s detail like their exam roll number, category, photograph, signature, name and address of the allotted exam centre, etc.

 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018 

The recruitment test of SBI Clerk 2018 will be held in two phases – preliminary and mains. SBI Clerk exam pattern 2018 for preliminary and mains is different. The detail of SBI Clerk 2018 exam pattern is given below.

 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018 for Preliminary – The preliminary exam will be conducted in online mode tentatively in March/April. The exam will be of 1 hour and online test paper will have 100 multiple choice questions of 1 mark each.

 

SBI Clerk 2018 Preliminary Exam Pattern

Subjects

No. of Questions

Marks

Exam Duration

English Language

30

30

20 minutes

Numerical Ability

35

35

20 minutes

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20 minutes

Total

100

100

1 hour 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018 for Mains – The mains exam will be also conducted in online mode on May 12 for candidates who have will qualify preliminary exam. The exam will be of 2 hour and 40 minutes and online test paper will have 200 multiple choice questions of 1 mark each.

 

SBI Clerk 2018 Mains Exam Pattern

Topics

No. of Questions

Marks

Duration

General/Financial Awareness

50

50

35 minutes

General English

40

40

35 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

45 minutes

Reasoning Ability& Computer Aptitude

50

60

45 minutes

Total

190

200

2 Hours 40 minutes 

SBI Clerk 2018 FAQs -

 

Q. What is the exam date of SBI Clerk 2018?

Ans. SBI Clerk 2018 will be conducted in two stages. The prelims will be held on June 23, 24 and 30 while the mains will be conducted on August 8.

 

Q. What is the age and qualification required for SBI Clerk 2018?

Ans. Candidates must be between 20 and 28 years of age and have graduation degree.

 

Q. What is the selection procedure of SBI Clerk 2018?

Ans. For selecting candidates for clerical posts SBI takes two level of test – preliminary and mains. Candidates have to qualify both the test with high marks to become eligible for shortlisting candidates for allotment process. The marks obtained in mains exam will be only considered for final selection.

 

Q. What is salary of SBI Clerk 2018?

Ans. Candidates will be recruited for SBI Clerk on the pay scale of 1765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230-1310/1-31540

 

SBI Clerk Result 2018

 The result of SBI Clerk 2018 will be declared by State Bank of India (SBI) in two stages. The SBI Clerk 2018 result for preliminary will be declared first and qualified candidates will be allowed to appear for mains exam. Based on the result of SBI Clerk 2018 mains exam, candidates will be selected for bank allotment process. The SBI Clerk result 2018 will be declared for only those candidates who will score sectional as well as overall cut off score as per their category.

SBI Clerk Cutoff 2018 

 State Bank of India (SBI) decides SBI Clerk 2018 cut off sore to delimit the number of candidates for the next round of recruitment process i.e. mains exam. Candidates have to secure sectional as well as overall SBI Clerk cut off 2018 to qualify the each stage of examination. At first, SBI clerk 2018 cut off score of preliminary exam will be declared and candidates who will secure sectional, as well as overall cut off marks, will be allowed to appear for mains exam. Candidates have to also secure sectional and overall cut off marks to qualify the mains exam of SBI Clerk 2018. Candidates who will score higher marks in mains exam will be placed at higher ranks in SBI Clerk merit list and amongst those having high ranks will be selected for allotment of banks as per their preference and merit. The SBI Clerk cut off score of preliminary and mains of last year is given below.

 

SBI Clerk cut off score of Preliminary (Subject-wise) - 2016

Subjects

Total Marks

General

OBC/ST/SC/OH/VI/HI/DXS

Reasoning Ability

35

7.75

3.25

Numerical Ability

35

5.5

2

English Language

30

6.75

3.25

SBI Clerk cut off score of Mains (Subject-wise) - 2016

Subjects

Total Marks

GENERAL

SC/ST/OBC

OH/VI/HI/ XS/DXS

General / Financial Awareness

50

13.5

9.5

3.25

General English

40

14.25

10.25

4.5

Quantitative Aptitude

50

14.5

11.25

6.5

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

60

24

19

11.25

SBI Clerk Eligibility 2018

 The eligibility criteria for appearing in SBI Clerk 2018 recruitment process is given below.

 

Age Limit as on April 1, 2018:

Age limit of SBI Clerk 2018 for General category candidates:

  • Minimum – 20 Years

  • Maximum – 28 years

As per SBI Clerk eligibility criteria 2018 the reserved category candidates get relaxation in upper age-limit under following manner:


Reservation Criteria for SBI Clerk

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

General PWD

10 years

PWD – SC/ST

15 years

PWD – OBC

13 years

Education Qualification for SBI Clerk 2018:

  • Candidates applying for SBI Clerk 2018 as Junior Associate posts must have a Graduation level degree in any stream

  • Candidate applying for SBI Clerk 2018 as Junior Agricultural Associates must have a Graduation degree in Agriculture or Agriculture allied activities from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification

SBI Clerk Application Form 2018

 

The online registration for SBI Clerk 2018 begins on January 20 2018. Candidates can fill the SBI Clerk 2018 application form in online mode as no any other mode of application is available and accepted. Candidates are advised to read the notification carefully to ascertain their age and educational criteria as required for appearing in SBI Clerk 2018. Basically, the registration is a 4 stage procedure. The first stage of SBI Clerk 2018 application form is registration number and password, followed by uploading of images and signature of required dimension, payment of application fee and taking printout of confirmation page.

 

SBI Clerk 2018 Application Fee and payment Mode

Category

Fee

SC/ST/PWD/XS

Rs. 100 (Intimation Charges only)

General and OBC

Rs. 600 (Application fee including intimation charges)

 

Check detailed SBI Clerk 2018 Notification below:

 

 

 

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