SBI Clerk(Junior Associates) - Important Dates, Exam Pattern and Syllabus, Eligibility Criteria and Other information
The State Bank of India conducts the SBI Clerk(Junior Associates) Exam every year for recruitment of clerical cadre in SBI branches across India. SBI released the notification for SBI Clerk 2018 Exam earlier today on its official website. To all those who were upset with their performances in the recent IBPS exams, the SBI Clerk 2018 exam notification has come as a rejuvenating factor.
SBI Clerk 2018 Important Dates
|SBI Clerk Online Applications start||20th January 2018|
|SBI Clerk Application deadline||10th February 2018|
|SBI Clerk Prelims Exam ( Tentative )||From 23rd July 2018 onwards (tentatively)|
|SBI Clerk Main Exam||05th August 2018 (tentatively)|
Number of Vacancies - 7200 ( Regular ) + 1101 ( Backlog )
SBI Clerk Pattern at a glance
SBI Clerk 2018 Prelims Exam Pattern
|Sr. No.||Name of Tests||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 mins|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 mins|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 mins|
SBI Clerk 2018 Main Exam Pattern
|Sr. No||Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)|
|1||English Language||40||40||35 minutes|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 minutes|
|3||General/Financial Awareness||50||50||35 minutes|
|4||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 minutes|
Each section has a separate time-limit
Each question carries a negative marking of 1/4th mark
SBI Clerk 2018 Eligibility Criteria
A candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. The candidate should have passed in English as one of the subjects at SSC/ HSC/Intermediate/ Graduation level. Candidate should possess a certificate in proof of passing the qualifying examination.
The cut-off is like this: The Minimum age is 18 years and the Maximum is 30 years.
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