State Bank of India has released the SBI Clerk recruitment 2020 notification for the total 8134 vacancies of Junior Associate (clerical cadre) posts. As per SBI Clerk Notification 2020, the online application form for SBI Clerk 2020 has begun from 03-01-2020. You can apply online for SBI Clerk 2020 through the link given below. The last date of online registration is 26-01-2020.

SBI Clerk exam date 2020 for Prelims exam is yet to be announced. However, SBI Clerk Prelims is tentatively scheduled in Feb-March 2020, while the Mains exam is scheduled on 19-04-2020.

Check out other important dates, application form, state-wise vacancy, eligibility criteria, cut off, syllabus, exam pattern, previous year question paper, & official notification of SBI Clerk exam 2019.

SBI Clerk Recruitment – 2020

  • Applicants who possess graduation degree will only be eligible to apply for SBI Clerk recruitment.
  • This year the number of released vacancies are more than that of the previous year.
  • Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of their performance in Mains & Language Proficiency Test.
  • Candidates who are eligible & are also interested in applying for the SBI Clerk exam can apply online starting from 03-01-2020.
  • The online application for SBI Clerk 2020 exam will be closed on 26-01-2020.
  • The selection process of SBI Clerk exam consists of:
    • Preliminary Phase (Objective)
    • Mains Phase (Objective)
    • Test of Specified Opted Local Language
    • SBI Clerk 2019: Important Dates

    • Events Dates
      SBI Clerk 2020 Online Application Start Date 03-01-2020
      Last Date of SBI Clerk 2019 Apply Online 26-01-2020
      Payment of Online Fees 03-01-2020To 26-01-2020
      SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Date 2019 February/ March 2020 (Tentative)
      SBI Clerk Admit Card Download 10-15 Days before the exam
      SBI Clerk Mains Exam Date 2019 19-04-2020

 

SBI Clerk 2020 Application Form

The link of SBI Clerk online application form 2020 has been activated from 03-01-2020. Eligible candidates can submit the registration online until 26-01-2020. It is advisable for the candidates to read the instruction carefully while filling up the SBI Clerk Application form to avoid cancellation.

Steps to apply for SBI Clerk 2020

  • Visit the official website of the SBI – www.sbi.co.in/
  • Click on the link “Apply Online”.
  • Now application form window will be displayed, fill it carefully
  • Read all the instructions carefully before filling the SBI Clerk application form
  • Upload a clear, scanned copy of the photograph along with your signature
  • Make the application fee payment through challan/SBI Net Banking/Credit/Debit Card
  • Once done, take the print out of the application form
  • Once the registration is successful, you will receive the confirmation by SMS or email

SBI Clerk 2020 Application Fee

The SBI Clerk application fee for the 2019 recruitment on the basis of different categories is as follows:

Sr. No. Category Application Fees
1. SC/ ST/ PWD/XS Rs. 125/- (Intimation charges only)
2. General/OBC/EWS Rs. 750/-(Application fees including intimation

 

SBI Clerk 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The SBI Clerk Eligibility criteria 2020 covers age limit, qualification, and reservation criteria. The candidates who want to apply for SBI Clerk 2018 exam must meet the SBI Clerk Eligibility Criteria. We have covered SBI Clerk Eligibility Criteria in detail below:

Nationality

  • Citizen of India. OR
  • Citizen of Bhutan/Nepal/Bangladesh with a valid certificate by Indian govt.

Educational Qualification

  • Graduate or it’s equivalent in any stream or subject from government recognized institute/college.
  • No minimum marks are required.
  • Candidates having dual degree certificate should ensure the date of passing is on or before 31st August 2019.

Age Limit

  • Age limit for general candidates is minimum 20 and maximum 28 years as on 1st April 2020.
  • However, there is an age relaxation for the reserved categories as per the government norms which is provided in the table below-
Category Maximum Age Limit
SC/ST 33 yrs
Other backward classes (OBC) 31 yrs
Person with disabilities (General) 38 yrs
Person with disabilities (SC /ST) 43 yrs
Person with disabilities (OBC) 41 yrs
Jammu & Kashmir Domicile 33 Yrs

SBI Clerk 2019 Selection Process

The selection process of SBI Clerk consists of 3 phases:

  • Phase I: Preliminary Examination (Online Objective Test)
  • Phase II: Main Examination (Online Objective Test)
  • Phase III: Language Proficiency Test

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

SBI Clerk Prelims 2019 exam will be an Online Objective Test consisting of 100 marks and 3 sections, which are distributed as follows:

Name of Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration (Mins)
English Language 30 30 20
Numerical Ability 35 35 20
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20
Total 100 100 60

SBI Clerk Main Exam Pattern 2019

SBI Clerk Mains exam pattern consists of 190 questions of 2 hours 40 minutes and will also be conducted in an Online Objective Test.

Name of Test No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration (in Minutes)
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35
General English 40 40 35
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes

Final Selection

  • Phase I i.e. SBI Clerk Prelims exam will be of only qualifying in nature and the marks obtained in Phase I will not be considered for the Final Selection.
  • Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in Phase II i.e mains examination.

 

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020 for Prelims

Section Topics
Reasoning
  • Puzzles (seating arrangement, linear seating arrangement, floor based)
  • Syllogism
  • Data sufficiency
  • Statement based questions
  • Inequality
  • Miscellaneous Questions
  • Input-Output
  • Computer Aptitude
  • Flow Chart based questions
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Data Interpretation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Number Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous questions (Profit and loss, age, average, simple and compound interest, boat and stream, time and work, area)
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Rearrangement
General/Financial Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Banking and Economy
  • Insurance
  • Recent appointments
  • Awards and honour
  • Sports
  • New Schemes
  • National and international news
  • Latest developments in science and technology etc.

SBI Clerk Cut Off

  • SBI Clerk cut off is different for Prelims & Mains exam.
  • SBI Clerk cut off depends on the no. of vacancies.
  • Previous year cut off helps to determine the difficulty level for this year.
  • Previous year SBI Clerk Prelims & Mains cut off is shared below.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut off 2018

Candidate’s Category & Total Marks obtained in SBI Clerk 2018 exam out of 100
States Gen OBC SC ST OH VI HI XS DXS
Uttar Pradesh 69.25 65.5 54.5 46.75 56.5 58.75 34.5 46.5 0
West Bengal 66.5 55.25 51.75 45 43 0 13.25 36.5 0
Haryana 70.5 67 55.75 70.5 52.25 43.75 16.75 49 0
Maharashtra 57 57 57 42.25 49.5 61.75 18.5 23 0
Punjab 71.5 65 58 71.5 54 45.75 0 42.5 3.25
Chhattisgarh 67.25 67.25 52.25 45.5 53.75 37.75 5.25 37.5 3
Madhya Pradesh 66.25 66.25 51 46
Rajasthan 69
Himachal Pradesh 68.75
Delhi 71.75
Bihar 66.5 66.5 52.25 53.25 57 54.5 37 44 0
Gujarat 57.5 57.5 57.5 39.75 41.25 38.25 0 19.5 0
Uttarakhand 71 66.25 61 59.5 58.25 5 49.5 9.25
Andhra Pradesh 71 71 64.75 57 67.25 66.5 31 45 1.5
Jharkhand 69.5
Odisha 62.5
Tamil Nadu 60 60 59 53 51.25 58.75 18.5 32.25 0
Meghalaya 50.75 50.75 50.75 46 0 47 6.75 9.5
Telangana 68 68 59.25 59.5 66 75 29.25 44 1
Assam 51.25 50.25 46.25 46.75 17.75 5 0 0 0
Kerala 69 69 56.75 44.5 45.75 45.75 5 49.75 1.75
Karnataka 63.75 58 52.25 51.7

 

 

SBI Clerk Mains Sectional Cut Off 2018

State Cut-off
Uttar Pradesh 96.00
West Bengal 95.30
Haryana 99.00
Maharashtra 85.65
Punjab 100.65
Chhattisgarh 91.50
Madhya Pradesh 92.60
Rajasthan 96.75
Himachal Pradesh 98.25
Delhi 104.80
Bihar 96.00
Gujarat 85.00
Tamil Nadu 93.75
Odisha 88.80
Jharkhand 96.00
Karnataka 83.90

 

 

SBI Clerk Salary 2020

  • The basic pay of a clerk in SBI is Rs. 23,075.
  • The pay scale of a clerk is 11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/1-30230-1310/1-31450.
  • The clerk in SBI is also eligible for other allowances such as DA, HRA & more.
  • You can go through our post to know the in-hand salary of an SBI Clerk.