SBI Clerk Recruitment Notification for 2018: This is the most anticipated Recruitment Notification of all. Now, most applicants await notification of Recruitment from the Clerk of the SBI. Read more to know the Important Dates, the Examination Pattern, the Eligibility Criteria, etc. and resolve all your doubts regarding the Recruitment of SBI Clerk 2018.
|PWD (UR)||10 Years|
|PWD (SC/ST)||15 years|
|PWD (OBC)||13 Years|
|Persons Domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir State||5 Years|
You need to have a graduation degree from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification recognized as by Central Government.
Candidates who have integrated dual degree (IDD) should ensure that their date of passing on their degree is on or before 01.01.2018
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern
Test of Official and/or Local Language
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern – Prelims
|Name of Section||No. of Qs||Marks||Duration (Min)|
The appropriate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the number of vacancies, subject to availability) will be included in the main examination of the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of qualified aggregate ratings.
There are no minimum qualifying qualifications for the individual subject, as well as for the total (general) score.
The Prelims exam is bilingual, that is, it is available in both English and Hindi, except in the English section.
There is a negative mark for 1/4 of each incorrect answer.
SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-Off Marks
SBI Clerk Syllabus
|Quantitative Aptitude||Reasoning||Computer Knowledge||English||General Awareness|
|Simplification||Machine Input/Output||Basics of computer, different generations, hardware/software, etc.||Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms||Current Affairs – news on banking industry, awards and honors, books and authors,latest appointments, obituaries, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc.|
|Number Series||Syllogism||DBMS||Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles||Static GK – country-capital, country-currency, headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc.|
|Data Sufficiency||Blood Relation||Networking||Sentence Correction/ Error Finding||Banking/Financial terms|
|Data Interpretation||Direction Sense||Internet||Spell Checks|
|Quadratic Equations||Inequalities||MS Office and Shortcuts used in MS Officers||Fillers|
|Time and Work||Puzzles – Seating Arrangement, Floor puzzle, etc.||Input/output Devices, their types||Cloze Test|
|Partnership||Coding Decoding||Important abbreviations|
|Profit and Loss||Ranking|
|Mensuration||Statement and Assumptions /Conclusions|
|Time, Distance and Speed – Trains, Boats n Streams|
|Simple and Compound interest|
|Mixture and Alligation|
|Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Averages|
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern – Mains
|Name Of Section||No. of Qs||Marks||Duration(Min)|
|General/ Financial Awareness||50||50||35|
|Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45|
|Total||190||200||2Hr 40 Min|
The online test will be bilingual, available in both English and Hindi language except for the English section.
There will be negative marking for wrong answers (1/4th mark will be deducted).
SBI Clerk Mains Cut-off Marks
|Subjects||Total Marks||GENERAL||SC/ST/OBC||OH/VI/HI/ XS/DXS|
|General / Financial Awareness||50||13.5||9.5||3.25|
|Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||60||24||19||11.25|
SBI Clerk Mains syllabus
|Quantitative Aptitude||General English||General/Financial Awareness||Reasoning Ability||Computer Awareness|
|Simplification||Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms||Current Affairs – news on banking industry, awards and honors, books and authors,latest appointments, obituaries, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc.||Internet||Basics of Computer: Hardware, Software, Generation of Computers|
|Number Series||Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles||Static GK – country-capital, country-currency, headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc.||Machine Input/Output||DBMS|
|Data Sufficiency||Sentence Correction/ Error Finding||Banking/Financial terms||Syllogism||Networking|
|Data Interpretation||Spell Checks||Static Awareness||Blood Relation||Internet|
|Quadratic Equation||Fillers||Banking and Financial Awareness||Direction Sense||MS Office|
|Time & Distance, Work||Cloze Test||Inequalities||Input-Output Devices|
|Profit & Loss||Coding-Decoding|
|Simple and Compound Interest||Ranking|
|Mixture and Allegations||Statement and Assumptions|
|Ratio & Proportion, Averages, Percentages|