SBI Clerk (Junior Associate) 2018 - Overview


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. 

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SBI Clerk 2018 Important Dates

Event 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
  Total 100 100  1 hour

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
  Total 190 200 160 minutes

Each section has a separate time-limit

Each question carries a negative marking of 1/4th mark

SBI Clerk 2018 Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications

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.


SBI Clerk Salary and Work Profile

To view the full notification click here. You can download the notification in PDF format from the same link. 

SBI Official Site

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