SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 (Prelims & Mains) – Marking Scheme, Exam Mode
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 - The State Bank of India will release the detailed exam pattern for SBI Clerk 2022 in the official SBI Clerk notification 2022. The SBI Clerk exam pattern 2022 will contain all the details about the SBI Clerk question paper 2022 such as maximum marks, number of questions asked, and other important information.
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As per the SBI Clerk exam pattern 2022, there will be two stages of SBI Clerk 2022 exam that is prelims and mains which will be conducted in online mode. Candidates need to secure marks more than or equal to the cut off marks to get qualified at each stage. To know more about the SBI Clerk exam pattern 2022, read the full article below.
SBI Clerk 2022 Important Dates
Candidates are advised to keep track of important dates of SBI Clerk 2022 so that major events will not get missed. Check the table below to know more about SBI Clerk important dates 2022. However, these dates are tentative, which will be updated as per the official announcement.
Important dates of SBI clerk 2022
SBI Clerk notification
April 2022 (Tentative)
To be notified
Last date to apply
To be notified
Availability of SBI Clerk admit card
To be notified
SBI Clerk exam
To be notified
SBI Clerk 2022 Exam Pattern - Stages
As per the exam pattern of SBI Clerk, the test will be held in the following stages:
SBI Clerk prelims exam
SBI Clerk mains exam
Local language test (for only those who did not study language in higher secondary)
SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2022
The SBI Clerk Prelims Exam is the first stage in the selection process. The exam is conducted in online mode whereby questions are asked about English Language, Numerical Skills and Reasoning Ability. The information related to the SBI Clerk exam pattern for prelims are listed in the table below.
SBI Clerk 2022 Exam pattern - Prelims
1 hour (20 minutes for each section)
Number of Questions
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SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2022
Candidates shortlisted after the prelims exam need to appear for the mains exam. The mains exam will have objective type questions and will be asked from General/Financial Awareness, General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude. The details related to the exam pattern of SBI Clerk is mentioned in the table below:
SBI Clerk 2022 Exam Pattern - Mains Exam
2 hours 40 minutes
General /Financial Awareness, General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude
Number of Questions
Reasoning Ability/Computer Aptitude
General /Financial Awareness
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 – language test of the local language
Candidates who present the 10th standard mark sheet/certificate showing that they have studied official (local) language will not be subjected to any language test. If not, a language test will be conducted before final selection. Candidates who are not qualified in the official and/or local language would be disqualified.
SBI Clerk Syllabus 2022
Candidates are advised to check the prescribed syllabus of SBI Clerk throughout before starting the preparation . Before starting the preparation, candidates must check the topics and section-wise weightage of each topic to be asked in the examination. Solving the sample question papers based on the latest exam pattern will help the students to qualify the exam. nd also take mock tests regularly.
SBI Clerk Syllabus 2022
SBI Clerk Syllabus
Para jumbles fill in the blanks, reading comprehension, cloze test, paragraph completion, multiple meanings, error spotting, sentence improvement, vocabulary, miscellaneous questions
Profit and loss, ratio & proportion, simplification, time & work, percentages, speed, time, distance, number systems, mixtures and allegations, data interpretation, simple & compound interest, mensuration, probability, permutation & combination, surds & indices, sequence & series, quadratic equations, miscellaneous arithmetic
Coding-decoding, blood relations, syllogism, seating arrangement, data sufficiency, directions & distances, classification & analogy, input & output, mathematical inequalities, order & ranking, scheduling, double line-up, alphanumeric series, grouping & selection
Best Books for SBI Clerk 2022
The most important thing while preparing for the exam is to pick the SBI Clerk best books which could help the candidates to ace up the exam preparation. By going through the best books, candidates will be able to cover all the topics and chapters from where the expected questions can be asked in the examination. Some of the books from where candidates can study are listed in the table below.
List of Books for SBI Clerk
R. S. Aggarwal
Topic-wise Solved Papers for IBPS/ SBI Bank PO/ Clerk Prelim & Mains (2010-16) Quantitative Aptitude
Magical book on Quicker Mathematics
M. K. Pandey
A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal
Banking Awareness (Objective with Subjective)
Sangram Keshari Rout
Objective Banking & Financial Awareness
SBI Clerk Sample Questions and Online Test Pattern
SBI will provide the mock test of SBI Clerk 2022 for the aspiring candidates. The SBI Clerk mock test 2022 will be based on the latest exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2022. Candidates can solve the questions in the given time limit. It will help the students to understand the exam pressure.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2022 (Prelims & Mains) – Marking Scheme, Exam Mode
Question: How many questions will be asked in the prelims stage?
As per the SBI Clerk exam pattern 2022, there will be 100 questions from three sections.
Question: What will be the maximum marks for the SBI Clerk main stage?
There will be maximum marks of 200 in the SBI clerk main stage.
Question: Is there any negative marking in SBI Clerk exam 2022?
As per exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2022, there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
Question: How can I prepare for SBI Clerk 2022?
Candidates need to plan the preparation as per exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2022 to prepare better for examination.
Question: Is it important to appear in the SBI Clerk mock test 2022?
Yes, it will help you to prepare for a better examination.
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Questions related to SBI Clerk
Hello sir, I was born on 11-03-1991. I have completed 31 years. Am I eligible for upcoming SBI Clerk 2022-23 & Ibps clerk 2022-23
No you are not eligible for either SBI Clerk or IBPS PO if you belongs to Unreserved or General category because currently your age is more than 32 years if you was born in 1991 and for SBI Clerk maximum age limit is 28 years and for IBPS Clerk as well it is 20-28 years.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR SBI/IBPS CLERK :-
>>>>> Age of the candidate should be in the range of 20-28 years with relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST category and 3 years for OBC category.
>>>>> The candidate should have at least graduation degree in any discipline including B.Tech./BA/B.Com..... and so on. However the candidates in final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for SBI Clerk but not for IBPS Clerk.
>>>>> For General category maximum number of attempts allowed are 4.
For detailed eligibility criteria of SBI Clerk kindly check out the link given below :-
For detailed eligibility criteria of IBPS Clerk kindly check out the link given below :-
I hope this information helps you.
hello sir, my age is 30-01-1994. i am eligible for upcoming sbi clerk 2022_23 and ibps clerk 2022-23?
See if you are interested in the SBI Clerk and IBPS clerk examination then if you are a general candidate then you need not have more than 28 years of age before 1st April,2022. Now You are going to be 28 in January,30 2022 so you are eligible for the examination for this year, but its your last attempt if you are a general candidate but if you are other category candidate then you will get age relaxation.
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I hope this answer helps. All the very best for your future endeavors!
i was born in 7 December 1994 will I be able to apply for sbi clerk exam in 2023 and i am from general category
The candidate should have been born not later than 01.04.2002 and not before 02.04.1995 for the 2023 exam.you are not eligible for the sbi clerk exam.
You can apply for p.o exams as the age limit for the exam is upto 30 years or you can do professional degree course and can apply for SCALE-2 officers in which maximum age limit is 35 years.
Here is list of some professional courses
In case you want to checkout scale -2 details
All the best!!!
sbi clerk 2021 cut off marks for gujarat ex-servicemen
The State Bank of India released the SBI clerk mains cut off on 17th November 2021. 87 is the cutoff mark for ex-servicemen in Gujarat for the general category and or OBC the cut-off is 78.25 marks. And for prelims exam cut off for the general category is 64.50, for the OBC category is 64.50 and for the SC category is 63.50.
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Hi sir, My DOB is 25 Nov 1993. Will I be eligible for SBI Clerk 2022?
Hope you are doing well! Here is your answer!
State Bank of India (SBI) prescribes SBI Clerk eligibility criteria in terms of age, educational qualification and nationality. Candidates who fulfills the Eligibility Criteria are only considered for the Recruitment process.
Any graduate candidates between 20 and 28 years can apply for the exam. Candidates age must not be below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.04. 2021, 0,i.e, candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04. 1993 and not later than 01.04.2001 (both days inclusive).
Amongst various provisions made for a reserved class, age relaxation is one of the factors. Candidates belonging to reserved category have age relaxation based on the category they belong to.
Hope it helps!