SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: The State Bank of India has successfully to conducted the preliminary examinations of SBI Clerk 2021. Candidates preparing for the examination must check the detailed SBI Clerk exam Patter 2021. The SBI has released the admit card and announced the examinations dates for SBI Clerk 2021. As per the notification the SBI Clerk exam is scheduled to be held on 10th, 11th,12th, and 13th July 2021. Today, in this article we will be discussing the SBI Clerk exam pattern and syllabus 2021, which will give an idea to our aspirants about the exam format and selection procedure.
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SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Selection Procedure
The State Bank Of India recruits the candidates based on three Stages, the preliminary exams, the mains exams, and the language proficiency test. All those students who will qualify for the prelims examination will be called for the mains examination and the students who will qualify for the mains examinations will be called for the Language Proficiency test. Candidates have to clear all the stages to get recruitment in the SBI Clerk 2021 recruitment.
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 Prelims Exam 2021: Important Points
- As mentioned in the table above, each section will have separate timing for the completion of the same.
- There will be a negative marking of 1/4th marks for each wrong answer, and for each right answer, the candidates will get 1 mark.
- There is no minimum qualifying marks for an individual section, but overall aggregate marks for qualifying for the exam will be there.
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|
SBI Clerk Mains Exam 2021: Important Points
- In this exam as well, there will be a separate timing for each section for completion.
- There will be a negative marking of 1/4th marks for every wrong answer.
- The questions except the English language will be bilingual.
- There will be no minimum aggregate qualifying marks for an individual subjects, but the overall aggregate marks for qualifying the examination will be decided by the bank.
Frequently Asked Questions: SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021
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).