State Bank of India is one of the leading banking institutions in India and Getting a job in SBI Banking department is always special, So Just apply and get ready for the exams.The bank has 8301 regular vacancies for the post of SBI Clerk 2018.The bank will have an online preliminary examination followed by a main examination for SBI Clerk 2018. The prelims will be held on June 23, 24 and 30.The final results will be announced on November 1, 2018. 

Important Dates for SBI Clerk 2018

Activity Dates
Starting Date of Registration 20.01.2018
Closing Date of Registration 10.02.2018
Download of call letter for Preliminary Examination From 06.06.2018 onwards
Date of Preliminary Examination 23.06.2018, 24.06.2018 & 30.06.2018
Date of Main Examination 05.08.2018.
Download of call letter for Mains From 23.07.2018 onwards

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR SBI CLERK 2018

Essential Academic Qualifications: (AS ON 01.01.2018) 

A candidate should have done graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.

Age Limit (As on 01.01.2018)

A candidate should not be below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.01.2018 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.01.1990 and not later than 01.01.1998 (both days inclusive).

Application Fees

For SC/ST: Rs 100
For Others: Rs 600

 

Vacancies

Category Total Vacancies
GEN 3788
SC 1111
ST 711
OBC 1590
PWD/ Ex. Serviceman 1332
Backlog Vacancies 1101

Exam Pattern:

SBI selection process for the Clerks 2018 for Junior Associates exam consists of 3 stages, which are:

1. Phase- I – Prelims Exam

2.Phase – II – Mains Exam

3.Phase- III -Test of Official and/or Local Language

Serial No. Section No. of Question Total Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 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

SBI CLERK PREVIOUS YEAR CUT OFF

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut Off

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

Candidate’s Category & Total Marks obtained in SBI Clerk 2016 exam out of 100

States Gen OBC SC ST OH VI HI XS DXS
Madhya Pradesh 54.75 54.75 36.5 9 36 12.75 14.25 11.75 19
Rajasthan 64.5 64.5 53.5 25.5 41.25 15.75 20.5 10.5 14.25
Uttar Pradesh 59 56.25 42.75 31.5 47.25 10.75 11.75 9.5 11.75
Himachal Pradesh 57.5 57 42.75 48.25 22.75 17.25 22.25 9.25 36.25
West Bengal 51.25 35.25 32 20.75 11 14.25 11.25 11.5 18.5
Maharashtra 51.5 51.5 51.5 24.5 39.5 55.75 14 11.25 23.75
Delhi /Haryana 66.25 50.75 56 10          
Bihar 51.5 51.5 33.5 57.25 37 14.25 12 10.75 25.5
Punjab 67.5 56.5 45 45          
Chhattisgarh 22.5 22.5 9.5 9.25 13 15 2.5 1.25 28.5
Gujarat 42 42 42 28          
Uttarakhand 59.25 48.25 37.5 45.25 36.25 25.25 13.5 10.75 33.75
Tamil Nadu 21.25 21.25 21.25 21 11.75 15 9.5 9.75 15.25
NAGALAND 21.75 21.75 21.75 21.75 N/A 24.5 25 26.5 19.5
Andhra Pradesh 39.25 39.25 39.25 10 45.25 34 12.25 9 27.5
Jharkhand 38.5 38.5 31.5 29.25 11.25 11.75 10.5 11.25 31.75

 

 

SL. Test Total Marks SC/ST/OBC General
1 General/Financial Awareness 50 9.50 13.50
2 General English 40 10.25 14.25
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 11.25 14.50
4 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 60 19.00 24.00
Total/Overall For General – 132.25

Overall State-wise Cut off – SBI Clerk 2016 (out of 100)

SN. State GEN OBC SC ST
1 Rajasthan 64.5 64.5 53.5 23.25
2 Gujrat 42 42 42 28
3 West Bengal 51.25 35.25 37 20.75
4 Madhya Pradesh 54.75 54.75 36.5 9
5 Jharkhand 38.5 38.5 31.25 29.25
6 Bihar 51.5 51.5 33.5 27.25
7 Chhattisgarh 22.5 22.5 9.5 9.25
8 Tamil Nadu 21.25 21.25 21.25 21
9 Andhra Pradesh 39.25 39.25 39.25 10
10 Maharashtra 51.5 51.5 51.5 24.5
11 Himachal Pradesh 57.5 57 42.75 48.25
12 Punjab 67.5 56.5 45 45
13 Haryana 60.75 55 44.25 44.25
14 Delhi/Haryana 66.25 50.75 56 10
15 Kerala 61.5 61.5 48 28
16 Uttar Pradesh 59 56.25 42.75 31.5
17 Orissa 52 52 37.75 17
18 Telangana 27 27 27 27
19 Meghalaya 37.25 30.75 30.75 31.5
20 Assam 42.25 43.25 48 48
21 Andaman & Nicobar 51.75 48.25 13.25 13.25

Just apply and get ready for the exams.The bank has 8301 regular vacancies for the post of SBI Clerk 2018.The bank will have an online preliminary examination followed by a main examination for SBI Clerk 2018. The prelims will be held on June 23, 24 and 30.The final results will be announced on November 1, 2018. 

IMPORTANT DATES

Activity Dates
Starting Date of Registration 20.01.2018
Closing Date of Registration 10.02.2018
Download of call letter for Preliminary Examination From 06.06.2018 onwards
Date of Preliminary Examination 23.06.2018, 24.06.2018 & 30.06.2018
Date of Main Examination 05.08.2018.
Download of call letter for Mains From 23.07.2018 onwards

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

The educational qualifications, age limit, and nationality of the candidates are considered in the eligibility criteria of SBI Clerk Recruitment 2018 for the post of Junior Associates. The candidates who applied for the SBI Junior Associate post should be a citizen of India. Check out more details about the eligibility criteria below.

Educational Qualification: (AS ON 01.01.2018) 

The candidate should have graduated from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification approved by the central government.

Age Limit (As on 01.01.2018)

The candidate’s age should not be below 20 and not more than 28 years as on 01. 01. 2018 which means he/she must not be born before 1990.01.02 and not after 01.01.1998. Check out the age relaxation for various categories in the table below.

Relaxation Of Upper Age Limit:

Sr. No. Category Age Relaxation
1. SC/ST 5 Years
2. Other Backward Classes (OBC) 3 Years
3. PWD(GEN) 10 Years
4. PWD (SC/ST) 15 Years
5 PWD(OBC) 13 Years
6 Persons Domiciled in Jammu & 5 Years

APPLICATION FEE AND INTIMATION CHARGE: (Non Refundable)

Sr.No. Category Total
1. SC/ST/PWD/XS
100/- (Intimation Charges only)
2. General and OBC 600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

 

Vacancies

 

The State Bank Of India has released the notification for the recruitment of SBI Clerk 2018 for the post of Junior Associate. There is a total 8301 vacancies.The Details of SBI Clerk vacancies are given below

Junior Associates(Customer Sales & Support) Regular Vacancies Backlog Vacancies
  Category Wise PWD Ex-Serviceman  
GEN SC ST OBC TOTAL LD(OH) VI HI XS DXS SC ST OBC TOTAL
TOTAL = 8301 3788 1111 711 1590 7200 96 96 96 720 324 569 303 209 1101

Changes in SBI Clerk 2018

  • The major change has been in the timing of examination. Earlier, there was no sectional timing in Preliminary Exam and a composite time of one hour was given to candidates to attempt the paper. However, for the first time, sectional timing has been introduced in the SBI Clerk 2018 examination for each section in the preliminary exam. In the new exam pattern, 20 Minutes is given for each section.

SBI PO 2018 Exam Pattern:

SBI selection process for the Clerks 2018 for Junior Associates exam consists of 3 stages, which are:

1. Phase- I – Prelims Exam

2.Phase – II – Mains Exam

3.Phase- III -Test of Official and/or Local Language

Phase I – Prelims Exam

It will be an objective type test and will consist of 100 marks. The duration of the exam will be one hour and there will be total 3 sections.

Serial No. Section No. of Question Total Marks Duration

1

English Language

30

30

20 minutes

2

Numerical Ability

35

35

20 minutes

3

Reasoning

35

35

20 minutes

Total

100

100

60 minutes

*Note:No minimum qualifying marks for individual subject as well as aggregate overall are prescribed.

Phase II – Mains Exam

The main exam consists of an objective test conducted online. This test is bilingual (available in both English and Hindi) except for the English section. There is negative marking for wrong answers (1/4th mark will be deducted). There is no sectional Cut Off for the SBI Clerk Mains.

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

*Note: The questions in objective test, expect for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e English and Hindi.There will be negative marks for negative answers in the objective tests.1/4th of marks assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Phase III – Test of Official and/or Local Language

If you have studied the official (local) language or local level at 10th level and have proof as a certificate, you will not be subject to an additional Language Test. If not so, you will be required to take a language test which will be conducted after provisional selection but before joining.

Final Selection

Marks of the Preliminary Exam will not be added towards the final selection. Marks obtained in the Main exam will be added when final merit list is prepared.

How to apply for SBI PO 2018

  • Candidates will be required to register themselves online through Bank’s website https://www.sbi.co.in/careers – Recruitment of Junior Associates
  • Candidates should have valid email ID and mobile no.which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will help him/her in getting call letter/advices etc. by email/SMS.
  • Submit the Application Form.
  • The payment can be made by using debit card/credit card/Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates.
  • On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application form with fee details will be generated; which may be printed for record.
  • Take out the Print Out of the Application Form for future reference.

Syllabus For SBI PO Prelims & Mains 2018

 

Given below is a list of all topics of three subjects, from which the questions will be asked. You can prepare and plan for the exams by knowing the topics you have to cover.

Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning ability English language
Simplification Alphabetical Series Reading Comprehension
Number Series Blood Relation Fill in the Blanks
Percentage Coding- Decoding Para Jumbles
Profit & Loss Order & Ranking Cloze Test
Average Direction Error Spotting
Simple Interest and Compound Interest Inequalities Phrase Replacement
Ratio and Proportion Syllogisms Sentence Corrections
Problem Based On Age Input Output Vocabulary
Time and Work Data Sufficiency Para Completion
Pipe and Cistern Seating Arrangement  
Partnership Puzzles  
Allegation and Mixture Logical Reasoning  
Speed Time and Distance    
Train    
Boat and Stream    
Mensuration    

Admit Card for For SBI PO 2018

SBI preliminary examination scheduled to be held tentatively in March/April 2018 has been deferred and will now be held tentatively in the month June/July 2018. According to the new dates, call letter for the SBI clerk prelims examination can now be downloaded tentatively from June 6, 2018 insted of March 1, 2018. Similarly, the date for download of call letter for SBI mains examination has also been changed to July 23, 2018 in place of April 26. The SBi main exam will be tentatively held on August 5 in place of May 12, according to the revised schedule.

How to Download Admit Card

  • Go to sbi.co.in and click on careers section.
  • Select download SBI Clerk call letter for preliminary examination
  • Then enter your Registration Number/Roll Number and Date of Birth/Password
  • Finally click on the submit button, your SBI Clerk admit card 2018 will generated and take a print.
  • The SBI Clerk admit card is issued and available 10 days prior to the examination. It will be available in the official website of the bank. Candidates are required to download the admit card and get a printed copy of the same.

 

    SBI PO PREVIOUS YEAR CUT OFF

     

    This exam will be conducted in the month of June. So, the candidates who want to grab this opportunity must keep themselves prepared because this exam is going to be conducted approximately after 2 Years. Last time it was conducted in the year 2016. Here we are providing you the Previous Year Cut-Offs. This list will help you in having the rough idea about cut off of the upcoming exam.

    SBI CLERK PREVIOUS YEAR CUT OFF

    SBI Clerk Prelims 2016 Cut Off

    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

    Candidate’s Category & Total Marks obtained in SBI Clerk 2016 exam out of 100

    States

    Gen

    OBC

    SC

    ST

    OH

    VI

    HI

    XS

    DXS

    Madhya Pradesh

    54.75

    54.75

    36.5

    9

    36

    12.75

    14.25

    11.75

    19

    Rajasthan

    64.5

    64.5

    53.5

    25.5

    41.25

    15.75

    20.5

    10.5

    14.25

    Uttar Pradesh

    59

    56.25

    42.75

    31.5

    47.25

    10.75

    11.75

    9.5

    11.75

    Himachal Pradesh

    57.5

    57

    42.75

    48.25

    22.75

    17.25

    22.25

    9.25

    36.25

    West Bengal

    51.25

    35.25

    32

    20.75

    11

    14.25

    11.25

    11.5

    18.5

    Maharashtra

    51.5

    51.5

    51.5

    24.5

    39.5

    55.75

    14

    11.25

    23.75

    Delhi /Haryana

    66.25

    50.75

    56

    10

    Bihar

    51.5

    51.5

    33.5

    57.25

    37

    14.25

    12

    10.75

    25.5

    Punjab

    67.5

    56.5

    45

    45

    Chhattisgarh

    22.5

    22.5

    9.5

    9.25

    13

    15

    2.5

    1.25

    28.5

    Gujarat

    42

    42

    42

    28

    Uttarakhand

    59.25

    48.25

    37.5

    45.25

    36.25

    25.25

    13.5

    10.75

    33.75

    Tamil Nadu

    21.25

    21.25

    21.25

    21

    11.75

    15

    9.5

    9.75

    15.25

    NAGALAND

    21.75

    21.75

    21.75

    21.75

    N/A

    24.5

    25

    26.5

    19.5

    Andhra Pradesh

    39.25

    39.25

    39.25

    10

    45.25

    34

    12.25

    9

    27.5

    Jharkhand

    38.5

    38.5

    31.5

    29.25

    11.25

    11.75

    10.5

    11.25

    31.75

    SBI CLERK MAINS 2016 CUT OFF

    S.No.

    Test

    Total Marks

    SC/ST/OBC

    General

    1

    General/Financial Awareness

    50

    9.50

    13.50

    2

    General English

    40

    10.25

    14.25

    3

    Quantitative Aptitude

    50

    11.25

    14.50

    4

    Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

    60

    19.00

    24.00

    Total/Overall

    For General – 132.25

    OVERALL STATE-WISE CUT OFF – SBI CLERK 2016 (OUT OF 100)

    SN.

    State

    GEN

    OBC

    SC

    ST

    1

    Rajasthan

    64.5

    64.5

    53.5

    23.25

    2

    Gujrat

    42

    42

    42

    28

    3

    West Bengal

    51.25

    35.25

    37

    20.75

    4

    Madhya Pradesh

    54.75

    54.75

    36.5

    9

    5

    Jharkhand

    38.5

    38.5

    31.25

    29.25

    6

    Bihar

    51.5

    51.5

    33.5

    27.25

    7

    Chhattisgarh

    22.5

    22.5

    9.5

    9.25

    8

    Tamil Nadu

    21.25

    21.25

    21.25

    21

    9

    Andhra Pradesh

    39.25

    39.25

    39.25

    10

    10

    Maharashtra

    51.5

    51.5

    51.5

    24.5

    11

    Himachal Pradesh

    57.5

    57

    42.75

    48.25

    12

    Punjab

    67.5

    56.5

    45

    45

    13

    Haryana

    60.75

    55

    44.25

    44.25

    14

    Delhi/Haryana

    66.25

    50.75

    56

    10

    15

    Kerala

    61.5

    61.5

    48

    28

    16

    Uttar Pradesh

    59

    56.25

    42.75

    31.5

    17

    Orissa

    52

    52

    37.75

    17

    18

    Telangana

    27

    27

    27

    27

    19

    Meghalaya

    37.25

    30.75

    30.75

    31.5

    20

    Assam

    42.25

    43.25

    48

    48

    21

    Andaman & Nicobar

    51.75

    48.25

    13.25

    13.25

    OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION OF SBI PO 2018

    For more details download official notification of SBI Clerk 2018

    OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION

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