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. The SBI Clerk 2021 notification is expected to be released in the month of March or April 2021 as SBI has completed the SBI Clerk 2020 recruitment process. 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 expected details of SBI Clerk 2021 recruitment notification, on the basis of previous years’ notifications. However, the actual SBI Clerk 2021 Exam Notification details will be known only when the organization will release the notice on its website @sbi.co.in.
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Table of Content- SBI Clerk 2021: Read all the important information related to SBI Clerk
|SBI Clerk 2021 Vacancies||Notified to be soon (March-April 2021)|
|SBI Clerk 2020 Vacancies||7870|
|SBI Clerk 2019 Vacancies||8593|
|SBI Clerk 2018 Vacancies||7200|
Every year SBI comes us with thousands of vacancies for Clerical or Junior Associates.
On the basis of the previous year’s vacancies of SBI Clerk, it can be assumed that there will be 7000-8000 vacancies for SBI Clerk 2021. The final vacancies will be known when the official notification will be released.
Here, we are sharing with you the vacancies of SBI Clerk 2020:
Check State-Wise SBI Clerk 2020 Vacancies
|SBI Clerk 2020 Vacancies Regular|
|Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales)|
|Daman & Diu||Gujarati||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Andhra Pradesh||Telugu/ Urdu||61||15||24||10||40||150|
|West Bengal||Bengali/ Nepali||247||61||140||30||134||612|
|A&N Islands||Hindi/ English||15||2||0||2||7||26|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Urdu/ Hindi||23||5||4||5||13||50|
|Ladakh||Ladakhi/ Urdu/ Dogri||8||1||1||1||4||15|
|Uttar Pradesh||Hindi/ Urdu||357||86||181||8||233||865|
|Assam||Assame se/Bengali/ Bodo||82||18||12||21||49||182|
The SBI Clerk recruitment process got delayed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown, so there is a possibility that SBI Clerk 2021 Notification might get released late. As per the expectations, the official notification of SBI Clerk 2021 will get published in March/April. The following are the important events that are related to SBI Clerk 2021 recruitment, and their dates will be known with the release of the official notification of SBI Clerk 2021.
|1||On-line registration Dates||to be notified soon|
|2||Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges||to be notified soon|
|3||Download of call letters for online Preliminary Examination||to be notified soon|
|4||Conduct of Online Examination – Preliminary||to be notified soon|
|5||Result of Online exam – Preliminary||to be notified soon|
|6||Download of Call letter for Online Main Exam||to be notified soon|
|7||Conduct of Online Examination – Main||to be notified soon|
|8||Result of Online Examination – Main||to be notified soon|
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 2021 official notification is not yet released. We are sharing the salary & other details based on SBI Clerk 2020. As per the official notification of 2020, the pay scale of SBI Clerk is Rs.11765-655/ 3-13730-815/ 3-16175-980/ 4-20095-1145/ 7-28110-2120/ 1-30230-1310/1-31450. The starting Basic Pay is Rs.13075/- (Rs11765/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates).
SBI Clerk in-hand salary usually lies in the range of ₹20,000/- to ₹23,000/-
The eligibility criteria for SBI Clerk 2021 are basically based on two conditions i.e. Academic Qualifications and Age.
Essential Academic Qualifications:
- Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
- Basic knowledge of computers is a must.
- The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark-sheet or provisional certificate issued by the University/Institute.
Minimum Age Limit: 20 Years
Maximum Age Limit: 28 Years
SBI Clerk 2021 Apply Online [Link will be activated after it will release on sbi.co.in]
|English Language||24 – 27||20|
|Reasoning Ability||29 – 32||20|
|Numerical Ability||23 – 26||20|
|Total||76 – 84||60|
SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: 22nd February 2020
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SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: 29th February 2020
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SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis: 1st March 2020
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SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Analysis- 8th March 2020
SBI Clerk 2021 Previous Year Prelims Paper
The SBI Clerk Cut-Off depends upon certain factors:
- Total Number of Vacancies
- Total number of vacancies in a particular state
- Total number of candidates who have applied from a particular state.
- No. of aspirants who appeared for the exam
- Difficulty level and average good attempts
Here is the SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-off Analysis of previous years:
Here is the SBI Clerk Mains Cut-off Analysis of previous years:
SBI Clerk Notification – Frequently Asked Questions
Q. When we can expect SBI Clerk 2021 Notification?
Ans. We are expecting the official notification of SBI Clerk 2021 in March or April.
Q. Who all are eligible to give SBI Clerk 2021 exam?
Ans. All the graduate students can apply for SBI Clerk 2021 exam.
Q. What is the age limit for SBI Clerk 2021 Exam?
Ans. The age limit for SBI Clerk 2021 Exam is 21 to 28 years.
Q. What is the expected number of vacancies in SBI Clerk 2021?
Ans. Expected number of vacancies are around 7000 to 8000.
Q. What is the in hand salary of SBI Clerk 2021?
Ans. The in hand salary of SBI Clerk 2021 is ₹20,000/- to ₹23,000/-.