The State Bank of India announces recruitment of several eligible candidates to the clerical cadre for its branches across the country every year. The recruitment is open to candidates who meet the educational and eligibility criteria can apply.
SBI Clerks (Junior Associates) are responsible for all the client interactions and related operations. Candidates who are recruited as SBI clerks are designated as cashiers, depositors and other posts that form the face of a particular SBI Bank branch.
SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) Exam is held by State Bank of India to recruit candidates for Clerical Cadre in its different branches across the country. SBI Clerk exam is taken by a huge number of candidates every year.
SBI Junior Associates 2018
The SBI Junior Associates(Clerks) 2018 Notification has been released by State Bank of India.The online registration for SBI Clerk 2018 exam has started from 20th January 2018. The Online Application window closes on 10th February 2018.
Total number of vacancies as per the official notification for SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2018 is 8301.
There is no minimum qualifying marks for individual sections and hence no sectional cutoff for this exam this year.
SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) Exam Dates 2018
SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2018 Preliminary Examination is scheduled in the month of March-April 2018, while SBI Mains will be conducted on 12th May 2018.
The recruitment for the State Bank of India clerical cadre is done through a written exam and interview conducted solely for this purpose. The exam is usually conducted by the SBI at the prescribed SBI centers.
Candidates are selected through two phases of exams- SBI Clerk Prelims and SBI Clerk Mains exam. It is compulsory for all candidates to clear both the phases to secure an appointment at SBI.
SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) Eligibility Criteria
A candidate is required to be between 20-28 years to be eligible for SBI Clerk 2018 exam.
- He/shemust hold a valid degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
- A candidate is required to be: A citizen of India, A subject of Nepal, A subject of Bhutan, A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of settling permanently in India or a person of Indian origin who migrated to India from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, Vietnam and have the intention of settling permanently in India.
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2018
SBI Junior Associates Preliminary Exam Pattern
|S.No||Section||No. of Question||Total Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
SBI Junior Associates Mains Exam Pattern
|Serial Number||Section||No. of Question||Total Marks||Duration|
|1.||General English||40||40||35 minutes|
|2.||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 minutes|
|3.||Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 minutes|
|4.||General/Financial Awareness||50||50||25 minutes|
|Total||190||200||2 hours 40 minutes|
For further details regarding notifications, visit SBI official website https://sbi-recruitment.in/sbi-clerk/