SBI Clerk recruitment 2019: The State Bank of India (SBI) has released a recruitment notification, providing a golden opportunity to fill around 8,653 vacancies of Junior Associate post (customer support and sales) in clerical cadre across India. The application process will begin on Friday, April 12, and will be concluded on May 3, 2019.
A written examination will be conducted for selection of the candidates. 4 per cent reservation will be provided in direct recruitment to differently abled persons.
Total vacant posts: 8,653
Aspirants should have pursued graduation in any discipline or must be holding any equivalent qualification recognised by the central government.
Those who are already working in SBI in the clerical or officer cadre cannot apply.
Age limit: The age of the candidates should be maximum 28 years and minimum 20 years. Relaxation in age will be provided as per the government norms.
The selection will made on the basis of an online preliminary and main examination and test of specified opted language. The language test will only be conducted for those who will qualify mains.
Preliminary exam scheme
It will be an objective type test and will consist of 100 marks. The duration of the exam will be one hour and there will be total 3 sections.
- English Language (30 questions): 30 marks
- Numerical Ability (35 questions): 35 marks
- Reasoning Ability (35 questions): 35 marks
Main examination scheme
The duration of the exam will be 2 hours 40 minutes.
- General/Financial Awareness (50 questions): 50 marks
- General English (40 questions): 40 marks
- Quantitative Aptitude (50 questions): 50 marks
- Reasoning Ability and Compute Aptitude (50 questions): 60 marks
There will be negative marking of 1/4th marks for wrong answers in the objective tests.
How to apply
Interested lot are required to apply at the official website sbi.co.in. They should pay the registration fee thereafter, online only.
Last date for submission of online application: May 3
Preliminary examination: March/April.