The State Bank of India (SBI), India’s largest public sector bank, has announced the recruitment of 8773 Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) for the year 2023. The online application process for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023 is open from November 17, 2023, to December 7, 2023. Interested candidates can apply online through the official website of SBI at https://sbi.co.in/web/careers/current-openings.
To be eligible for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023, candidates must meet the following criteria:
- Age: Candidates must be between 20 and 28 years of age as on April 1, 2023.
- Educational Qualification: Candidates must have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
- Nationality: Candidates must be Indian citizens or subjects of Nepal, Bhutan, or Tibet residing in India.
The selection process for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023 will consist of two stages:
- Preliminary Examination: The Preliminary Examination will be an objective-type test consisting of four sections: English Language, Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability, and General Awareness.
- Main Examination: Candidates who qualify the Preliminary Examination will be eligible to appear for the Main Examination. The Main Examination will be an objective-type test consisting of five sections: English Language, Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking and Economy, and Computer Aptitude.
- Provisional Allocation: Candidates who qualify the Main Examination will be provisionally allocated to different SBI branches based on their merit and preferences.
- Language Proficiency Test (LPT): Candidates who are provisionally allocated to a branch in a non-Hindi speaking state will be required to pass the Language Proficiency Test (LPT) in the local language of that state.
- Final Allocation: Final allocation will be done after the verification of documents and medical examination.
The important dates for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023 are as follows:
- Opening date for online application: November 17, 2023
- Closing date for online application: December 7, 2023
- Tentative date for Preliminary Examination: January 2024
- Tentative date for Main Examination: February 2024
The application fee for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023 is as follows:
- For General/Other Backward Classes (OBC): ₹100/-
- For Scheduled Castes (SC)/Scheduled Tribes (ST): ₹75/-
How to Apply
To apply for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023, candidates can follow these steps:
- Visit the official website of SBI at https://sbi.co.in/web/careers/current-openings.
- Click on the “Careers” tab.
- Select “Current Openings”.
- Click on the link “Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales)” under “Recruitment of Clerks”.
- Read the instructions carefully and click on the “Apply Online” button.
- Register yourself by entering your personal details and creating a password.
- Fill in the application form with all the required details.
- Upload your scanned photograph and signature.
- Make the payment of the application fee.
- Click on the “Submit” button.
- Candidates are advised to read the official notification carefully before applying.
- Fill in the application form correctly and completely.
- Upload scanned photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
- Make the payment of the application fee through the online mode.
- Keep a copy of the application form and payment confirmation for future reference.
Here are some tips for preparing for SBI Clerk recruitment 2023:
- Start preparing early: Start your preparation as early as possible so that you have enough time to cover the entire syllabus.
- Understand the syllabus and exam pattern: Thoroughly understand the syllabus and exam pattern for both the Preliminary and Main Examinations.
- Collect study material: Collect study material from reliable sources such as books, online resources, and coaching institutes.
- Make a study plan: Create a study plan and stick to it.
- Practice regularly: Practice regularly by solving mock tests and previous year question papers.
- Revise thoroughly: Revise all the important topics before the exam.
SBI Clerk recruitment is a competitive exam, and only
|Organization||State Bank Of India (SBI)|
|Type of Employment||Govt Jobs|
|Total Vacancies||8773 Posts|
|Location||All Over India|
|Post Name||Junior Associate (Clerk)|
|Closing Date||07 December 2023|
|Category||Clerk Recruitment 2023|
SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023 Important Dates
|Notification Released Date||16 November 2023|
|Apply Online Starting Date||17 November 2023|
|Apply Online Last Date||07 December 2023|
|Preliminary Examination||January 2024|
|Main Examination||February 2024|
SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern
|Sl.||Name of Test||No. of Questions||Max. Marks||Duration|
|1.||English language||30||30||20 min.|
|2.||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 min.|
|3.||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 min.|
|Official Notification||Download Here|