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State Bank of India is one of the most known Government Banks in India. Recruitment for SBI Clerk will soon be taking place soon for the year 2022. In this article, we will be talking about the details of the SBI Clerk Exam. 

  • Last year, there were more than 4000 vacancies released across the country for SBI Clerk posts.
  • Expected eligibility for the age limit is in the range of 20 to 28 years.
  • The expected selection process is Prelims, Mains, and language tests.
  • The salary for an SBI Clerk will be according to the 7th Pay Commission
Exam NameSBI Clerk
Organization websiteState Bank of India
PostClerk
VacancyTo be announced
Application Start DateTo be announced

Download PDF of SBI Clerk Notification 2021

SBI Vacancy 2022 (Expected)

As mentioned earlier, the vacancies released last year were more than 4000. We can estimate this year’s vacancies by taking a look at the previous year’s distribution of vacancies.

State/UTVacancy
Gujarat902
Karnataka400
Madhya Pradesh78
Chattisgarh120
West Bengal273
A&N Islands15
Sikkim12
Odisha75
Jammu and Kashmir12
Ladakh8
Himachal Pradesh180
Chandigarh15
Punjab295
Tamil Nadu473
Pondicherry2
Delhi80
Uttarakhand70
Haryana110
Telangana275
Rajasthan175
Kerala97
Lakshadweep3
Uttar Pradesh350
Maharashtra640
Goa10
Assam149
Arunachal Pradesh15
Manipur18
Meghalaya14
Mizoram20
Nagaland10
Tripura09
Total4915

Read about Arunachal Pradesh TGT Recruitment here.

How to Apply for SBI Clerk Recruitment?

The applications for SBI Clerk will be coming soon. Candidates should know the steps to apply for the post. Here are the instructions that you can follow:

Step 1: Visit the official website of State Bank of India.

Step 2: Go to the career tab.

Step 3: Click on ‘Join SBI’ and then on ‘Current Openings’

Step 4: Click on the link to apply for the Clerk post.

Step 5: Enter the required details and make the payment of application fee for submission.

Application Fee (Expected)

The payment of application fee will be done in online mode via net banking, etc. The amount will be mentioned in the coming notification. Given below are details of application fee for last year. Take a look to get an idea.

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PWD/Ex-ServicemenNo fee
General/OBC/EWSRs. 750/-

SBI Clerk Selection Process (Expected)

As soon as the notification is released the selection process will be updated here. Meanwhile, candidates can take a look at the expected selection process for SBI Clerk Recruitment.

  • The first stage is a Preliminary exam. It will be conducted for 100 marks. The Prelims will consist of the subjects of Reasoning, Numerical Ability, and English Language.
  • Mains examination will be conducted for 200 marks. Questions will be asked from the subjects of General/Financial Awareness, English Language, Reasoning/Computer Aptitude, and Numerical Ability.

SBI Clerk Eligibility (Expected)

Candidates must fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria. To obtain candidature, candidates are required to submit documents supporting their eligibility. Eligibility details can be expected as follows.

Age Limit

The age limit for SBI Clerk Recruitment is expected to be between 20 to 28 years old. However, following relaxation will be provided.

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PWD (UR)10 years
PWD (SC/ST)15 years
PWD (OBC)13 years
Jammu and Kashmir state domiciled person5 years
Widows, Divorced women, and women judicially separated and not remarried7 years
Ex- Servicemen/Disabled Ex-ServicemenNumber of years service rendered + 3 yearsDisabled Ex-Servicemen 8 years (SC/ST)

Educational Qualification

In order to be eligible for SBI Clerk Recruitment, candidates must have a Graduate degree or equivalent qualification from a recognized University. Candidates who are in their final year can also apply if their date of passing is on or before 16.08.2021.

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern (Expected)

It is very important that candidates are aware of the examination pattern. Given below is the expected examp pattern for SBI Clerk Recruitment 2022.

  • The exam will consist of 100 questions carrying one mark each.
  • Negative marking of 1/4th marks will be done for every wrong answer.
  • There shall be no minimum qualifying marks.
SubjectQuestionsDuration
English Language3020 mins
Numerical Ability3520 mins
Reasoning Ability3520 mins
Total1001 hour

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern (Expected)

Candidates who make it through the Prelims will be appearing for the Mains exam. Let us take a look at the expected exam pattern for Mains.

  • The Mains exam will be in both Hindi and English languages.
  • There will be 190 questions.
  • The maximum marks for the exam will be 200.
  • Negative marking of 1/4th marks will be done for every wrong answer.
SubjectQuestionsMarksDuration
English Language404020 mins
Quantitative Aptitude505020 mins
General/Financial Awareness505020 mins
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude5060
Total1902002 hours and 40 mins

SBI Clerk Salary (Expected)

The SBI Clerk Salary 2022 will be as per the 7th Pay Commission. Salary can be expected in the range of Rs. 17900 to Rs. 47920. Additional perks include dearness allowance, provident fund, Pension, Leave-Fare, Medical, and other amenities, etc.

This is all for the SBI Clerk Exam. We hope this was helpful. You can also read our article on South Indian Bank Clerk Eligibility 2022 here

SBI Clerk Exam FAQs

What is the age limit to apply for SBI Clerk Recruitment?

The expected age limit is 20 to 28 years old.

What is the salary that an SBI Clerk can expect?

Expected salary for SBI Clerk is in the range of Rs. 17900 to Rs. 47920.

What does the selection process for SBI Clerk Recruitment include?

The SBI Clerk selection process is expected to include a Prelims, a Mains examination, and a Language Test.

What is the educational qualification required for SBI Clerk post?

Candidates must have a Graduation degree to be eligible for SBI Clerk Recruitment.

How many vacancies were released for SBI Clerk post last year?

Last year there were 4915 vacancies released for SBI Clerk post.