SBI CLERK

SBI Clerk 2021 Exam:

The SBI mains exam is scheduled on September 21, 2021 as announced on the official website. This exam is conducted by the State Bank of India to recruit candidates for the post of  Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales). SBI has its branches across the country. SBI is one of the most prestigious banks in the country which conducts bank exams with most applications every year.

The priority of the SBI Clerk (Junior Associate) is to interact with the clients and other related operations. All the recruited candidates as SBI Clerk are designated as depositors, cashiers and other face-to-face interactions with the clients. In this article you will find everything about the SBI Notifications, Exam dates, Online forms, Exam pattern, Syllabus & much more.

SBI Clerk 2021 Notification

The notification on SBI Clerk 2021 for the post of Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) is out. The exam will be held on April 26th, 2021. Below you can find the official notification on the official website i.e. https://www.sbi.co.in. Download the SBI PO notification PDF here.

SBI Clerk 2021 Exam Date

The SBI Clerk preliminary exam was conducted on July 10th, 11th, 12th, and 13th, and August 29th, 2021 all over the country. The SBI Mains examination is scheduled on October 1st and 17th, 2021. All those who want to stay updated of SBI Clerk 2021 exam must regularly visit this page. The important dates to be marked for SBI Clerk 2021 examination is given below:

Events New Dates
SBI Clerk Notification April 26, 2021
Start of SBI Clerk Online Application April 27, 2021
SBI Clerk Online Application Closes May 20, 2021
PET Call Letter May 28, 2021
Pre-Exam Training From June 1, 2021
SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card June 29, 2021
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Preliminary) July 10, 11, 12 and 13 and August 29, 2021
SBI Clerk Prelims Result September 21, 2021
SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card September 21, 2021
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Mains) October 1 and 17, 2021
SBI Clerk Mains Result November 17, 2021
SBI Clerk Score Card November 17, 2021

 

SBI Clerk 2021 Mains Result & Score Card

SBI Clerk 2021 Mains/Final has released the results, scorecard with cut-off marks on their official website on 17th November 2021. Click the link below to check your result.

SBI Clerk Vacancy 2021

The SBI Clerk 2021 has announced vacancies on their official website with its official notification. A total of 5454 vacancies are out for SBI Clerk 2021. Out of these, 5000 vacancies are allotted to regular posts and 237 for backlog posts. SBI had introduced 8000 vacancies last year. Find the circle-wise and State/UT wise vacancy details below:

SBI Clerk Vacancy- Regular Vacancies

SBI Clerk 2021: Regular Vacancies 
Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) Vacancy
State Language SC ST OBC EWS GEN Total
Gujarat Gujarati 63 135 243 90 371 902
Daman & Diu Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Andhra Pradesh Telugu/ Urdu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karnataka Kannada 64 28 108 40 160 400
Madhya Pradesh Hindi 11 15 11 07 34 78
Chhattisgarh Hindi 14 38 7 12 49 120
West Bengal Bengali/ Nepali 62 13 60 27 111 273
A&N Islands Hindi/ English 0 1 4 1 9 15
Sikkim Nepali/ English 0 2 2 1 7 12
Odisha Odia 12 16 9 7 31 75
Jammu & Kashmir Urdu/ Hindi 0 1 3 1 7 12
Ladakh Ladakhi/ Urdu/ Dogri 0 0 2 0 6 8
Himachal Pradesh Hindi 45 7 36 18 74 180
Chandigarh Punjabi/ Hindi 2 0 4 1 8 15
Punjab Punjabi/ Hindi 85 0 61 29 120 295
Tamil Nadu Tamil 89 4 127 47 206 473
Pondicherry Tamil 0 0 0 0 2 2
Delhi Hindi 12 6 21 8 33 80
Uttarakhand Hindi 12 2 9 7 40 70
Haryana Hindi/ Punjabi 20 0 29 11 50 110
Telangana Telgu/ Urdu 44 19 74 27 111 275
Rajasthan Hindi 29 22 35 17 72 175
Kerala Malyalam 9 0 26 9 53 97
Lakshadweep Malyalam 0 1 0 0 2 3
Uttar Pradesh Hindi/ Urdu 73 3 94 35 145 350
Maharashtra Marathi 63 56 172 63 286 640
Goa Konkani 0 1 1 1 7 10
Assam Assamese /Bengali/ Bodo 10 17 40 14 68 149
Arunachal Pradesh English 0 6 0 1 8 15
Manipur Manipuri 0 6 2 1 9 18
Meghalaya English/Garo/ Khasi 0 6 0 1 7 14
Mizoram Mizo 0 9 1 2 8 20
Nagaland English 0 1 0 1 5 10
Tripura Bengali/ Kokboro k 3 5 0 1 10 19
Bihar Hindi/ Urdu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jharkhand Hindi/ Santhali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 722 423 1181 480 2109 4915

SBI Clerk Vacancy- Special Recruitment Drive

State Language SC ST OBC EWS GEN Total
Kashmir Valley Urdu/Ka shmiri/Dogri 3 4 10 4 19 40
Leh & Kargil Valley Urdu/ Ladakhi/ Dogri 1 1 4 1 8 15
Dibang Valley,Tawang etc. English 0 4 0 1 5 10
Tura Garo 0 4 0 1 5 10
Mokokchung Ao (Naga) 0 4 0 1 5 10
Total 726 440 1195 488 2151 5000

SBI Clerk Vacancy: Backlog

SC/ST/OBC 121
PwD 96
Xs 237
Total 454

SBI Clerk Salary & Pay Scale

The pay scale of SBI Clerk is Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550-1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates).

 

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 Apply Online

After the release of official notification, the SBI has begun the recruitment process of SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2021. Candidates must visit the official page of SBI to apply for the seat. The SBI Clerk exam forms are to be filled from April 27th to May 20,2021. To apply for this post, click on the link given below.

 

SBI Clerk 2021 Application Fee

Find the fee structure for SBI Clerk online application below. The application fee for the general category is Rs. 750/- and NIL for SC/ST/OBC/PWD category candidates. The Fee/Intimation charges will neither be refunded once paid on any account nor can be held in reserve for any other exam or selection. The application fees is to be paid online itself.

Sr. No. Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD NIL
2 General/OBC/EWS Rs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

 

SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2021 Selection Procedure

Candidates are selected through two phases of exams – SBI Clerk Prelims and SBI Mains exam for the post of Clerical Cadre through SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2021 examination. It is mandatory for the candidates to clear both phases to obtain the appointment letter from SBI.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021

In order to crack SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2021 examination, it is very important to know and understand the exam pattern completely.

According to the official notification released by SBI, “No minimum qualifying marks for individual subjects are prescribed”. Hence, there won’t be any sectional cut-off for this year’s Junior Associates recruitment online examination. Although, the criteria depend on the organization.

SBI Junior Associates Preliminary Exam Pattern

Serial No. Section No. of Question Total Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

SBI Clerk 2021 Syllabus

Both the preliminary and mains exams are conducted as per the same pattern and syllabus. The difficulty level of the mains exam is higher than that of the preliminary exam. The preliminary exam of SBI Clerk  exam 2021 will comprise of Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. Below find the detailed syllabus for SBI Clerk 2021 for both prelims and mains examination.

Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Miscellaneous
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Tabulation Data Interpretation
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input Output Sequence & Series
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination &Probability

 

SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for SBI Clerk 2021 exam is dependent on two pre-requisites:

Educational Qualifications: (As on 16.08.2021), he/she must be a graduate with a valid degree in any discipline from a recognized university.

Age limit: A candidate must be not below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.04.2021. That means candidates must not be born earlier than 02.04.1993 and not later than 01.04.2021 (both days are inclusive).

Serial No. Category Upper Age Limit
1 SC / ST 33 years
2 OBC 31 years
3 Person with disabilities (General) 38 years
4 Person with disabilities(SC /ST) 43 years
5 Person with disabilities(OBC) 41 years
6 Jammu & Kashmir Migrants 33 Years
7 Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen Actual period of service rendered in defence services + 3 years, (8 years for Disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to max. age of 50 years
8 Widows, Divorced women( No remarried) GEN- 35 years
OBC- 38 years
SC/ST- 40 years

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis

The State Bank of India (SBI) conducts an objective type online exam every year for the post of Clerk. After the exam, students might be waiting for the analysis and review of the examination to prepare for the upcoming exams. Bankerbano has covered everything that a candidate needs to make their career in. Here, we provide the types of questions asked, difficulty level, and other changes introduced by the firm. Here, we provide you last year’s SBI Clerk Prelims Analysis & Review Summary. The difficulty level of last year’s exam 2020 was ‘Easy to Moderate’. Check the overall Shift-wise and Section-wise analysis and review of SBI Clerk prelims examination. For the upcoming exam, this analysis will help you.

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis: English Language

Topic No. of Questions Level
Reading Comprehension 08 Moderate
Sentence Rearrangement 05 Easy
Spelling Error 05 Easy
Error Detection 07 Easy
 Single Fillers (word) 05 Easy-Moderate
Total 30 Easy

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis: Reasoning Ability

Topics No. of Questions Level
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement 19 Easy-Moderate
 Alpha-numeric-symbol Series 05 Easy-Moderate
Direction Sense 03 Easy-Moderate
Syllogism 04 Easy
Inequality 03 Easy
Alphabet Based 01 Easy
Total 35 Easy

SBI Clerk Exam Analysis: Numerical Ability

Topics No. of Questions Level
Number Series (Missing) 05 Easy
Data Interpretation 05 Moderate
Quadratic Equations 05 Easy-Moderate
Simplification 10 Easy
Arithmetic Word Problem 10 Easy-Moderate
Total 35 Easy-Moderate