SBI Clerk 2019, SBI Clerk Dates, Exam Centers, Syllabus, Eligibility, SBI Clerk Admit Card, Cutoff, ResultState Bank of India is one of the Indian multinational public sector banks headquartered in Mumbai (Maharashtra). The bank has 16 regional banks and 57 zonal offices throughout India.

About SBI Clerk:

SBI Clerk or Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) Examination is an exam which is conducted by State Bank of India every year throughout India. Through this examination, the bank selects eligible candidates for the post of Clerk in its different branches across the country. Candidates who want to become Junior Associates in clerical cadre in State Bank of India.

SBI Clerk 2019 Registration and Application Details:

The registration process for the recruitment of SBI clerk will tentatively start in the third week of January 2019. The candidates can register on the official website of SBI https://bank.sbi/careers or https://www.sbi.co.in/career – Recruitment of Junior Associates. After registration, candidates can fill the application form. Candidates should first scan their photograph (4.5cm x 3.5cm) and signature (10kb-20kb). Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS shall not be accepted.

Candidates should have a valid email ID and mobile number which should be kept active till the declaration of results. The call letter or any updates will be informed via SMS or email. Once the application form is filled in completely, candidates should submit the data. A provisional registration number and password will be generated by the system which should be noted down.

Note: – No change/edit will be accepted once the form is submitted.

After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application form, candidates are required to pay the application fee through online mode. Debit card/credit card/net banking can be used for payment. On successful payment and final submission of the form, candidates are advised to take a printout of the form for future reference.

The application form for different categories is given below:

  • For SC/ST/PwD/XS: Rs. 100/-
  • For General and OBC: Rs. 600/-

SBI Clerk 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

  • The candidate must have done graduation in any discipline from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Candidates who have integrated dual degree certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 1st January 2019.
  • The candidate should not have age below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 1st January 2019 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier 2nd January 1991 and not later than 1st January 1999. Age relaxation for different categories:
Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PwD (Gen) 10 years
PwD (SC/ST) 15 years
PwD (OBC) 13 years
Persons domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir 5 years
Ex-Servicemen 3 years
Widows 7 years

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern:

The examination process will consist of an online test – preliminary test and mains test and test of specified opted local language.

The preliminary examination will be conducted through online mode. The maximum marks for preliminary examination will be 100 marks in total. The duration of the test will be 60 minutes. Each question will carry one marks. The structure of examination is given below:

Name of Test Number of Questions Duration
English Language 30 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 20 minutes
Reasoning Ability 35 20 minutes
Total 100 1 hour

There will be negative marking for wrong answers in the test. 1/4th of the marks assigned for the question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

The main examination will be an online test and the duration of the test will be 2 hours and 40 minutes. The structure of mains examination is given below:

Name of The Test Number of Questions Duration
General/Financial Awareness 50 35 minutes
General English 40 35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 45 minutes
Reasoning Ability &  Computer Aptitude 50 45 minutes
Total 190 2 Hours 40 minutes

Note: – The language of the paper will be bilingual (English & Hindi) except English section.

Test of Specified opted local language:

The candidates who qualify for selection and produce 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/certificate evidencing having studied the specified opted local language will not be subjected to any language test.

SBI Clerk Syllabus:

The syllabus for SBI Clerk Preliminary examination is given below:

  • Reasoning: Logical Reasoning, Alphanumeric Series, Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test, Data Sufficiency, Coded Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Puzzle, Tabulation, Syllogism, Blood Relations, Input Output, and Coding Decoding.
  • Quantitative Ability: Simplification, Profit & Loss, Mixture & Alligations, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Surds & Indices, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Mensuration, Data Interpretation, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Number Systems, Sequence & Series, and Permutations & Combinations.
  • English Language: Reading Comprehension, Cloze Test, Para Jumbles, Miscellaneous, Fill in the Blanks, Multiple Meaning, Error Spotting, and Paragraph Completion.

The syllabus for SBI Clerk Mains is explained below:

  • Quantitative Ability: Simplification, Profit & Loss, Mixture & Alligations, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Surds & Indices, Work & Time, Time & Distance, Mensuration, Data Interpretation, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Number Systems, Sequence & Series, Data Sufficiency, Linear Equation, and Permutations & Combinations.
  • Reasoning: Logical Reasoning, Alphanumeric Series, Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test, Data Sufficiency, Coded Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Puzzle, Tabulation, Syllogism, Blood Relations, Input Output, and Coding Decoding.
  • Computer Aptitude: Internet, Memory, Keyboard Shortcuts, Computer Abbreviations, Microsoft Office, Computer Hardware, Computer Software, Operating System, DBMS, Internet, Networking, Computer Fundamentals and Terminologies.
  • English Language: Reading Comprehension, Sentence Rearrangement of Para Jumbles, Sentence Correction/Error Finding, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Verbal Ability.
  • General Awareness/Financial Awareness: Financial Awareness, Current Affairs, Static GK, and General Knowledge.

SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Dates:

The preliminary examination will be held in the month of March/April 2019 (tentatively). The candidates should download their call letter and an “acquaint yourself booklet” by entering their registration number and password/date of birth from the Bank’s website from 1st March 2018 onwards. No hard copy of the call letter will be sent.

The result of the preliminary examination will be tentatively declared after two weeks of examination. The marks obtained in the preliminary examination will not be added for the selection and only the aggregate marks obtained in the Main examination.

Candidates qualified for the main examination would be able to download their call letter from the Bank’s website from the last week of April 2019. The main examination will be conducted tentatively in the second week of May 2019.

The result of the main examination will be declared in the month of July 2019. All the candidates who have qualified for the final selection will be made available on the Bank’s website.

SBI Clerk Exam Centres:

Name of the State Preliminary Exam Centre Mains Exam Centre
Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Chirala, Chittor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagram Guntur, Kurnool, Vijayawada, and Visakhapatnam
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun Naharlagun
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur Guwahati, Silchar
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzzafarpur, Patna, Purnea Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzzafarpur, Patna,
Chandigarh Chandigarh/Mohali Chandigarh/Mohali
Chhattisgarh Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur, Raipur Raipur
Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu Surat, Jamnagar Surat
Delhi Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram
Goa Panaji Panaji
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Gandhinagar, Himatnagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara Ahmedabad, Vadodara
Haryana Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hisar, Karnal, Kurushetra, Panipat,  Yamuna Nagar Ambala, Hisar
Himachal Pradesh Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una Hamirpur, Shimla
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Samba, Srinagar Jammu, Srinagar
Jharkhand Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur, Ranchi Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Ranchi
Karnataka Bengaluru, Belgaum, Bidar, Davangere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga, Udupi Bengaluru, Hubli, Mangalore
Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrichur Kochi, Thiruvananthapuram
Lakshadweep Kavarrati Kavarrati
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain Bhopal, Indore
Maharashtra Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Ratnagiri, Solapur Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune
Manipur Imphal Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl Aizawl
Nagaland Kohima Kohima
Odisha Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur Bhubaneshwar
Punjab Amritsar, Bhatinda, Fategarh Sahib, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Pathankot, Patiala, Sangrur Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Mohali, Patiala
Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur Jaipur, Udaipur
Sikkim Bardang/Gangtok Bardang/Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore,  Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar Chennai, Madurai, Tirunelveli
Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal Hyderabad
Tripura Agartala Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Banda, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzafarnagar, Noida, Sitapur, Varanasi Allahabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee Dehradun
West Bengal Asansol, Durgapur, Kolkata, Hooghly, Kalyani, Siliguri Asansol, Kolkata, Kalyani, Siliguri

SBI Clerk Prelims 2017 Cut-off:

States Gen OBC SC ST OH VI HI XS DXS
Madhya Pradesh 54.75 54.75 36.5 9 36 12.75 14.25 11.75 19
Rajasthan 64.5 64.5 53.5 25.5 41.25 15.75 20.5 10.5 14.25
Uttar Pradesh 59 56.25 42.75 31.5 47.25 10.75 11.75 9.5 11.75
Himachal Pradesh 57.5 57 42.75 48.25 22.75 17.25 22.25 9.25 36.25
West Bengal 51.25 35.25 32 20.75 11 14.25 11.25 11.5 18.5
Maharashtra 51.5 51.5 51.5 24.5 39.5 55.75 14 11.25 23.75
Delhi/Haryana 66.25 50.75 56 10
Bihar 51.5 51.5 33.5 57.25 37 14.25 12 10.75 25.5
Punjab 67.5 56.5 45 45
Chhattisgarh 22.5 22.5 9.5 9.25 13 15 2.5 1.25 28.5
Gujarat 42 42 42 28
Uttarakhand 59.25 48.25 37.5 45.25 36.25 25.25 13.5 10.75 33.75
Tamil Nadu 21.25 21.25 21.25 21 11.75 15 9.5 9.75 15.25
Nagaland 21.75 21.75 21.75 21.75 24.5 25 26.5 19.5
Andhra Pradesh 39.25 39.25 39.25 10 45.25 34 12.25 9 27.5
Jharkhand 38.5 38.5 31.5 29.25 11.25 11.75 10.5 11.25 31.75

SBI Clerk Mains 2017 Cut-off:

Subjects General SC/ST/OBC OH/VI/XS/DXS/HI
General/Financial Awareness 13.5 9.5 3.25
General English 14.25 10.25 4.5
Quantitative Aptitude 14.5 11.25 6.5
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 24 19 11.25

SBI Clerk Mains 2017 State-wise Cutoff:

States SC ST OBC GEN XS OH VI HI DXS
Madhya Pradesh 100.75 76.25 122.75 130.25 60 100.75 96.50 63.00
Uttar Pradesh 103.00 81.50 120.50 132.25 86.25 107.50 111.25 69 61.25
West Bengal 105.50 86.75 110.75 131.00 86.75 87.75 65.75 73.75 65.75
Bihar 98.25 80.50 123.00 130.25 76.50 103.75 101.00 60.50 62.50
Uttarakhand 102.25 105.50 116.75 133.50 69,75 106.00 107.25 66.50 86.00
Haryana 106.25 119.50 137.00
Gujarat 112.00 122.50
Telangana 123.25
Punjab 138.50
Maharashtra 123.50
Andhra Pradesh 128.50
Jharkhand 127
Himachal Pradesh 133.50
Nagaland 115.75
Karnataka 117
Kerala 135.75
Rajasthan 136.00
Tamil Nadu 132.00
Assam 124.50
Chandigarh 121.75