SBI Clerk 2021: The State Bank of India (SBI) conducts recruitment for Junior Associates or Clerks every year and last year this notification was released in the month of January. SBI Clerk Notification 2021 has been released on 26th April 2021 at official website of SBI. SBI Clerk recruitment process consists of two phases i.e. Prelims exam and Mains exam and there is no interview round in SBI Junior Associates or Clerk Recruitment. Both the examinations are held online. Here we are providing you the official notification PDF of the SBI Clerk recruitment 2021 notification, on the basis of official notifications.
SBI Clerk 2021 Notification Out
SBI Clerk 2021 notification has been released by SBI on the official website @sbi.co.in on 26th April 2021. SBI will bed started the online registration process by 27 April 2021. Interested candidates can check the official SBI Clerk notification 2021 PDF for Junior Associate posts (Customer & Sales) by given below link:
SBI Clerk 2021: Important Dates
The SBI Clerk notification got delayed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, so SBI Clerk Notification got released late this time. The following are the important events that are related to SBI Clerk Exam 2021, and SBI clerk important dates have been released on the official notification of SBI Clerk 2021.
|1||On-line registration Dates||27th April 2021- 20th May 2021|
|2||Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges||750/-|
|3||Download of call letters for online Preliminary Examination||15 days prior to exam|
|4||Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary||June 2021|
|5||Result of Online exam – Preliminary||to be notified soon|
|6||Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam||15 days prior to exam|
|7||Conduct of Online Examination – Main||31st July 2021|
|8||Result of Online Examination – Main||to be notified soon|
SBI Clerk Vacancies in Detail
The State Bank of India (SBI) has released 5000+ vacancies for the post of SBI Clerk 2021 recruitment.
|SBI Clerk 2021 Vacancies||5454|
|SBI Clerk 2020 Vacancies||7870|
|SBI Clerk 2019 Vacancies||8593|
|SBI Clerk 2018 Vacancies||7200|
SBI Clerk State-Wise Vacancy 2021
|Total Vacancies in SBI Clerk 2021 | Regular + Backlog= 5454|
|For All Categories|
|Chandigarh||Jammu & Kashmir||Urdu/ Hindi||12|
|Ladakh||Ladakhi/ Urdu/ Dogri||8|
|Delhi/ Chandigarh||Haryana||Hindi/ Punjabi||110|
|Special Recruitment Drive|
|Chandigarh||Kashmir Valley||Urdu/ Kashmiri/ Dogri||40|
|Leh & Kargil Valley||Urdu/ Ladakhi/ Dogri||15|
|North Eastern||Dibang Valley, Tawang etc.||English||10|
|Total Vacancies for SBI Clerk 2021||5454|
SBI Clerk 2021 Notification in Detail
SBI Clerk Notification: Eligibility Criteria
SBI Clerk Age Limit
Not below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.04.2021, i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1993 and not later than 01.04.2001 (both days inclusive).
SBI Clerk 2021: Educational Qualification
Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by Central Government. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 16.08.2021.
Those who are in the final year/ semester of their graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if provisionally selected, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 16.08.2021.
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern
SBI Clerk 2021 consists of two phases i.e. Preliminary exam and Mains exam followed by the LPT test (if applicable). Following is the SBI Clerk 2021 exam pattern for Phase 1 & Phase 2.
Phase-I: Preliminary Examination
The Preliminary Examination consists of Objective Tests for 100 marks is conducted online. There are 20 minutes for each subject which means a total of 1 hour.
|S.No.||Name of Tests(Objective||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||20 minutes|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes|
Candidates have to qualify for the objective test by clearing the cut-off to be decided by the officials of the SBI. There will be no sectional cutoff in SBI Clerk 2021. An adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the number of vacancies subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Mains Examination.
Phase – II: Main Examination
SBI Clerk 2021 Mains Examination consists of Objective Tests for 200 marks and there will be a total of 2 hours and 40 minutes. There will be sectional timings for each section. The below table shows the detailed pattern of the SBI Clerk 2021 Mains Examination.
|S.No.||Name of Tests(Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 minutes|
|2||General English||40||40||35 minutes|
|3||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 minutes|
|4||General/Financial Awareness||50||50||35 minutes|
|Total||190||200||2 Hours 40 Minutes|
SBI Clerk Salary 2021
Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550-1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates).
The total starting emoluments of a Clerical Cadre employee payable at Metro like Mumbai will be around Rs.29,000/- per month inclusive of D.A., other allowances at the current rate and two additional increments for newly recruited graduate junior associates.
Allowances may vary depending upon the place of posting. They will be eligible for reimbursement of various perquisites, provident fund, Pension under New Pension scheme (Defined Contribution Benefit), Medical, Leave-Fare and other facilities, as per instructions of the Bank as may be issued from time to time.
FAQ: SBI Clerk 2021
Q1. Who all are eligible to give SBI Clerk 2021 exam?
Ans. All the graduate students can apply for SBI Clerk 2021 exam.
Q2. What is the age limit for SBI Clerk 2021 Exam?
Ans. The age limit for SBI Clerk 2021 Exam is 21 to 28 years.
Q3. What is the in-hand salary of SBI Clerk 2021?
Ans. The in-hand salary of SBI Clerk 2021 is ₹29000/-.
Q4. When will the preliminary exam of SBI Junior Associate 2021 be held?
Ans. The preliminary exam of SBI Junior Associate 2021 will be held in the month of June 2021.
Q5. When will the main exam of SBI Junior Associate 2021 be held?
Ans. The main exam of SBI Junior Associate 2021 be held on 31st July 2021.