One of the most sought-after recruits in the banking sector is the SBI Clerk recruitment. It is one of India’s largest public sector banks that offer a decent salary and other benefits. It is better to have adequate knowledge of the application process, syllabus, examination pattern, eligibility criteria, the changes in the examination pattern, so that, it will be easy to prepare with the syllabus and revise before appearing the examination.
- 1 SBI Clerk 2019 exam highlights
- 2 SBI Clerk 2019 Selection Procedure
- 3 SBI Clerk 2019 Cut-Off
SBI Clerk 2019 exam highlights
Let’s check out all updates and highlights of SBI Clerk Exam 2019 below.
|Name of Exam||SBI Clerk 2019|
|Bank that conducts Exam||State Bank of India (SBI)|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Recruitment Levels||3: – Prelims, Mains and Interview|
|Date of prelims||June 23, 24 & 30, 2019|
|Date of Mains||August 05, 2019|
SBI Clerk 2019 Notification
Every alternate year, SBI issues notification of the clerk vacancies. As the recruitment process was conducted in 2018, the next notification is expected in 2020. We will update you for any change in the recruitment process or if the bank comes up with any vacancies in 2019.
The official notification for SBI clerk will be out in the last week of January.
Important dates to keep in mind for SBI Clerk 2019 is given below: –
Event Date (Tentative)
|Online Registration Starting Date||January 20, 2019|
|Last date for Online Registration||February 10, 2019 (SBI)|
|Admit Card Release||June 06, 2019|
|SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 Preliminary Exam||June 23, 24 & 30, 2019|
|Preliminary Exam Result Declaration||July 2019|
|Main Exam Admit Card Release||July 23, 2019|
|SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 Main Exam||August 05, 2019|
|Main Exam Result||August 2019|
|admit card for Interview||August 2019|
|Date of Interview||August 2019|
|Date of announcement of final result||September 2019|
SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria
- Educational Qualification
Candidate should be a graduate from a government-affiliated institute and college.
The candidate should be an Indian Citizen.
- A citizen of Nepal/ Bangladesh/ Bhutan who should be willing to permanently settle in India and provide a
valid certificate proving the same.
- Age limit
The candidate should be at least 20 years old and not more than 28 years old.However, the upper age limit is extended for certain classes.The below table shows the details:
SC/ST 5 Years OBC 3 years PwD (General) 10 years PwD (OBC) 13 years PwD (SC/ ST) 15 years Ex-Servicemen To the extent of service provided by them to Armed Forces+ 3 years additional (Up to 50 Years) Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (General) 5 Years Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (OBC) 8 Years Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (SC/ST) 10 Years Jammu and Kashmir residents in between the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 5 Years
SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 Application form
There is also a provision for the candidates to apply online. The SBI clerk 2019 application form is available from 20th January 2019 on the official website.
The Application fee is:
- SC/ST/PWD and ex-servicemen Rs.100/-
- General and OBC- Rs.600/-
Once paid, the fee/intimation fee will not be refunded at all and neither can it be used for any other exam or selection. Application fees will only be paid online.
Below are the following guidelines on how to apply for SBI Clerk 2019;
- Log in to the website of the SBI www.sbi.co.in.
- Click on the link “Apply Online Here”.
- Enter the details in the application form.
- Read all the instructions carefully.
- Upload the photograph and signature.
- Pay the required charges by challan or through Net Banking or Credit/ Debit Card.
- Click on the submit button.
- Download and view the application form.
- Take printouts of your application form.
- A registration confirmation SMS or e-mail will be sent to you.
SBI Clerk 2019 Syllabus
- Quantitative Aptitude
This section includes basic 10th, 11th, and 12th standard Mathematics that includes percentage, profit, and loss, averages, number system, speed and distance, ratios and proportions, calendars, time clock, ages, analogies and distance.
- Reasoning Ability
This subject contains Syllogism, Data interpretation, number series, blood relations, odd series, coding, and decoding, seating arrangement, Distance and Direction, ranking, Order and ranking, Making judgments, etc.
- General English
The syllabus includes Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Word formation, Sentence completion, Comprehension – Theme detection, Deriving conclusions, Passage completion, Error detection, Passage correction, Sentence correction, Spelling – Grammar, Phrases, Idioms.
- General awareness
It has Knowledge of Current affairs, Sports, history, geography, culture, Indian constitutions, News related to Reserve Bank of India, Banking Awareness, Financial Awareness (Union Budget/ Railway Budget), Economics news
- Marketing Aptitude
Basics of Marketing, Marketing Strategies, Market Segmentation, Marketing Management, Marketing Mix, Developing stage of organization, Brand Advertising, Products Life Cycle, 4 P’s and 4 C’s of marketing
- Computer Knowledge
MS Office, Windows OS, the internet, and emails, hardware etc
SBI Clerk 2019 Selection Procedure
The selection procedure is done in 2 stages:
The first stage involves
- Preliminary examination
- Online main examination
- Document Verification
And the second step is the verification of the documents and the final selection.
SBI Clerk 2019 Result
The SBI clerk Result will be announced on the official website of SBI. The Candidates should enter their registration number and birth date as a password to see the exam result.
- The prelims exam results will be published in June 2019.
- The mains exam results will be published in August 2019.
- Results will be displayed on the official site www.sbi.co.in
- The final list of results will be released after the interview in September 2019.
SBI Clerk 2019 Cut-Off
The Cut off marks are set on the basis on the vacancies in that state. There are different Cut off marks for prelims and the Main exam.
Previous years Cut off marks is given below:
SBI Clerk Prelims Cut off(Category Wise)
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
SBI Clerk Main exam cut-off (Category wise)
SBI Clerk Fee StructureThe fee structure is as follows
Subjects Total marks General SC/ST/OBC OH/VI/HI/ XS/DXS General/ Financial Awarness 50 13.5 9.5 3.25 General English 40 14.25 10.25 4.5 Quantitative Aptitude 50 14.5 11.25 6.5 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 60 24 19 11.25 General ₹ 600 SC/ST ₹ 100 PWD ₹ 100