SBI Clerk Exam Pattern

Selection Procedure will follow as:

The recruitment process is a 3-tier process.

Prelim Exam

This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows:

 

S.noName of the TestNo.of QuestionsMarksDuration
1English Language3030
2Numerical Ability3535Composite time of 1 hr.
3Reasoning Ability3535
Total100100

 

There will be an overall cutoff along with sectional cutoff as decided by SBI.

Main Exam

The structure of main examination would be as follows:

 

S.noName of the TestNo.of QuestionsMarksDuration
1General/Financial Awareness303035 mins.
2General English353535 mins.
3Quantitative Aptitude353535 mins.
4Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude10010035 mins.
Total1902002 hrs 40 mins.

 

There will be an overall cutoff along with sectional cutoff as decided by SBI.

Please note that each test will have separate timing as mentioned above.

Interview (subject to Govt. of India approval)

The interview will take place or not will be decided later.

Test of knowledge of official and/or local language: Those who produce 10th standard mark sheet/certificate which shows studied official (local) language will not be subjected to any Language test. In case of others, language test will be conducted at the time of interview (if interview is held) /before final selection (if interview is not held).

Candidates not found to be proficient in official and/or local language would be disqualified.

Final Selection

The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II) will be added to the marks obtained in Interview (Phase-III) (if interview is held) for preparation of the final merit list. Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in the test (main examination) and interview (if interview is held) taken together.