SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: The State Bank of India released an official notification for the SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 on its official website, with 5454 vacancies for the post of junior associates. All the interested candidates can fill the online application form for the recruitment till 17 May 2021. SBI Clerk is one such exam for which lakhs of students apply every year to grab those thousand seats. If you are one of those aspirants then you should start your preparation now to crack this examination. Before starting the preparation it is very important to familiarise yourself with the detailed exam pattern of the prelims and mains exam. In this article, we will be discussing the Prelims and Mains Exam Pattern of SBI Clerk 2021.
SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021
SBI Clerk is a two-stage examination consisting of Prelims and Mains followed by LPT i.e. the Language Proficiency Test. The SBI Exam Pattern for Clerk Prelims is qualifying in nature which is followed by the SBI Clerk Mains whose marks are added to the merit list. Following are the stages of the SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021
- Preliminary Examination
- Mains Examination
SBI Clerk 2021: Preliminary Exam
The Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks is conducted online. This test is of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:
|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|
SBI Clerk 2021: Mains Exam
BI Clerk Main Examination consists of Objective Tests for 200 marks and. The given table shows the expected pattern for SBI Clerk Mains Examination.
|S. No.||Name of Tests(Objective)||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45
|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|
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What are the sectional timings of the SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam?
Ans. SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam consists of three subjects and 20 minutes are allotted to each subject.
Q. How many sections are there in the SBI Clerk Mains Exam 2021?
Ans: There are 4 Sections: Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude, General English, General Awareness, and Quantitative Aptitude.
Q. SBI Clerk Exam contains how many phases?
Ans. SBI Clerk Exam contains two phases i.e. Preliminary and Mains exam followed by LPT (Language Proficiency Test).