SBI Clerk 2021 (Postponed in 4 Cities) - Admit Card (OUT), Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Question Papers

SBI Clerk 2021 (Postponed in 4 Cities) - Admit Card (OUT), Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Question Papers

SBI Clerk 2021 - State Bank of India has issued a notice in which it has said that they have postponed the SBI clerk 2021 exam which was supposed to held from July 10-13 in four cities-Shillong, Agartala, Aurangabad (Maharashtra) and Nashik due to unavoidable circumstances. SBI released the SBI Clerk admit prelims admit card on June 29, 2021. Earlier, the SBI Clerk exm was postponed on May 31, 2021. The SBI Clerk prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted from July 10-July 13, 2021. SBI also released the pre-training call letter for minority candidates on May 29, 2021The SBI Clerk application form 2021 was available from April 27 to May 20. 2021. Candidates can still get their print-out of application form till June 4, 2021. State Bank of India had released the SBI Clerk notification 2021 in online mode on the official website - sbi.co.in on April 26, 2021. As per the notification, the exact date of SBI Clerk prelims has not been announced yet. SBI Clerk 2021 mains exam is scheduled to be conducted on July 31, 2021. To know more about SBI Clerk 2021, such as exam dates, eligibility criteria, application form, admit card, result etc. read the full article below.

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  • 29 Jun 2021:

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  • 16 May 2021:

    SBI Clerk application form 2021 deadline extended.

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What is SBI Clerk?

SBI Clerk is the recruitment exam conducted by State Bank of India every year. Aspirants need to go through the two phases of online computer based test and a language proficiency test (if needed). Candidates who qualified both the preliminary and main stage of SBI Clerk recruitment exam will get the provisional allotment in State Bank of India on the clerical post. The basic pay of SBI Clerk is Rs. 11,756 with an increment of Rs. 655.

SBI Clerk 2021 Overview

Overview

Specifications

Name of Exam

SBI Clerk

Date of SBI Clerk exam

Prelims - June, 2021 (Postponed)

July 13 (New Date)Mains - July 31, 2021

Conducting authority

State Bank of India

Exam category

National

Exam level

Graduation

Exam mode

Online

Frequency of conduct

Once a year

Stages

Prelims and Mains

Exam cities

34 State/Uts

Post

Clerks/Junior Associates at SBI Branches

Vacancies

5454

SBI Clerk Exam Dates 2021

State Bank of India has released the SBI Clerk exam dates 2021 along with the official notification 2021. Keeping track of the important dates of SBI Clerk 2021 is essential so that major events are not missed. heck below the table to know all the details about the important dates.

Important dates of SBI Clerk 2021

Events

Dates

SBI Clerk notification

April 26, 2021

SBI Clerk 2021 application form

April 27, 2021

Last date to fill SBI Clerk application form

May 20, 2021

Last date to pay the SBI Clerk application fee

May 20, 2021

Admit card release date

Prelims: June 29

Mains: To be Notified

SBI Clerk 2021 Exam

Prelims: June 2021 (Postponed)

July 13, 2021

Mains: July 31, 2021

SBI Clerk result 2021

Prelims: To be Notified

Mains: To be Notified

SBI Clerk Admit Card 2021

State Bank of India released the prelims admit card of SBI Clerk on June 29, 2021 The SBI Clerk admit card 2021 is available in the online mode and can be downloaded using the registration number/roll number and date of birth. The admit card of SBI Clerk 2021 will be available separately for prelims and main stage and will contain all the important details of candidates and SBI Clerk 2021 exam day. At the exam center for SBI Clerk 2021, candidates are advised to bring the SBI Clerk admit card 2021 along with a valid photo identity card (original and photocopy).

SBI Clerk 2021 admit card : Steps to download

  • Visit the official website

  • Click on the ‘Careers’ on the homepage

  • Click on the link of SBI Clerk admit card.

  • Enter your application number and date of birth

  • Click on the ‘Submit’ button

  • Download and print a copy of the admit card of SBI Clerk 2021.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021

SBI has provided the detailed exam pattern of SBI Clerk with the official notification. The SBI Clerk 2021 exam pattern provides information about the exam, such as the number of questions, maximum points, mode of examination, and other pertinent information. Before beginning their preparation, candidates should check the SBI Clerk exam pattern 2021 in the table below:

SBI Clerk 2021 – Exam pattern highlights

Specifications

Prelims

Mains

Exam Mode

Computer-based test

Computer-based test

Exam Duration

1 hour

2 hours and 40 minutes

Total Questions

100

190

Total Marks

100

200

Negative Marking

0.25 marks

0.25 marks

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2021

Before beginning the exam preparation, candidates should familiarize themselves with the SBI Clerk syllabus. The SBI Clerk syllabus 2021 addresses essential topics from which exam questions are extracted. Candidates would be able to know precisely what they need to prepare for the exam if they obey the SBI Clerk syllabus. Topics based on objective parts (Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language and General/Financial Awareness, and Computer Aptitude) are included in the syllabus.

SBI Clerk Question Paper 2021

Candidates studying for the SBI Clerk 2021 exam should solve the previous year's SBI Clerk question paper on a regular basis. The online version of the SBI Clerk question paper will be available. Candidates will get an idea of the exact exam pattern and difficulty level of questions asked in the SBI Clerk 2021 exam by looking at SBI Clerk question papers. Since the SBI Clerk 2021 exam is held in an offline format, sample question papers are also available.

How to Prepare for SBI Clerk 2021?

Every year a lot of students apply for the SBI Clerk exam. To crack the SBI Clerk exam, it is important to have a proper preparation strategy. Every year the competition level of SBI Clerk is getting higher so it is important to students that they cover the entire syllabus on time and revise accordingly. Check the some important points for better SBI Clerk study plan:

  • As they prepare for SBI Clerk 2021, candidates should go over some of the most important preparation tips.

  • Applicants must go through the entire SBI Clerk exam pattern and syllabus and prepare their strategy for the entrance exam accordingly.

  • SBI Clerk preparation requires the selection of the best books.

  • All candidates will benefit from solving the previous year's question paper because it will give them an idea of the types of questions that will be asked in the entrance exam.

Best Books for SBI Clerk 2021

It is essential to select the best SBI Clerk 2021 books while studying for the exam. A large number of books are available in the market. Candidates are advised to purchase books that are based on the most recent SBI Clerk 2021 syllabus and exam pattern.. Some of the best books for SBI Clerk is:

  • English Grammar & Composition by Wren & Martin

  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

  • Magical book on Quicker Mathematics by M. Tyra

  • Modern Approach to Verbal Reasoning by R. S. Agarwal

  • Objective Banking & Financial Awareness by Dhankar Publication

  • Objective Computer Awareness for General Competitive Exam by Arihant Publisher

SBI Clerk Result 2021

State Bank of India will release the SBI Clerk result 2021 in online mode after the commencement of each stage of exam. The result of SBI Clerk 2021 will be released separately for prelims and mains. The final result of SBI Clerk 2021 will be provided after the completion of document verification process. The SBI Clerk result 2021 can be downloaded from the official website in PDF format which will contain the roll numbers of shortlisted candidates.

How to check SBI Clerk result 2021?

Check the steps below to download the result of SBI Clerk from the official website.

  • Visit the official website of SBI

  • Click on the link SBI Clerk result 2021

  • Check the result PDF for list of roll numbers of qualified candidates

  • Download and save a printout of SBI Clerk result

SBI Clerk 2021 Scorecard

The exam authorities post the SBI clerk scorecard on its official website in the form of a login after the result is announced. Candidates must use their respective registration/roll numbers and date of birth/password to download their SBI clerk scorecard. The SBI Clerk scorecard includes the candidates' section marks as well as the minimum cut-off marks.

SBI Clerk 2021 Cutoff

Following the announcement of the results, the State Bank of India will release the SBI Clerk 2021 cut off. The minimum qualifying marks for SBI Clerk are decided by the exam authority in order to shortlist applicants for the next stage of the selection process. The SBI Clerk cut off for 2021 will be published by state and category. The following three considerations are taken into account by the exam authorities when determining the SBI Clerk cut off:

SBI Clerk cut off: Important factors

  • Total vacancies

  • Number of candidates who took the test

  • Difficulty level of the exam

SBI Clerk Application Form 2021

SBI has closed the application window on April 20, 2021. SBI has released the SBI Clerk application form 2021 in online mode on the official website on April 27, 2021. Eligible candidates can visit the official website to complete the application procedure of SBI Clerk 2021. Candidates must be ready with all the details beforehand to complete the application form of SBI Clerk 2021. The details need to be filled in the SBI Clerk application form 2021 are personal, contact and academic details. It is important to keep your bank account details ready to pay the application fee.

SBI Clerk Application Form 2021: Steps to fill

Online registration:

  • Visit the official website - sbi.co.in’

  • Click on the ‘Careers’ option.

  • Click on the link available for SBI Clerk 2021 application form.

  • Complete the registration by filling the basic and contact details.

Uploading of photograph and signature

  • The photograph and signature needs to be uploaded in the prescribed format and must not be blurred.

Filling of basic details

  • Fill all the academic details and work experience (if any)

Preview of SBI Clerk application form

  • Check the SBI Clerk application form 2021 carefully. Students can make corrections at this stage only (if needed).

Payment of fee

  • Pay the application fee using online transaction mode. Applicants can use credit card/debit card/net banking to pay the fees.

Final submission

  • Candidates must press the submit button after verifying that all of their information is right. It is important for candidates to print out their SBI Clerk application form for future reference.

Steps to fill SBI Clerk Application Form 2021 - Video

SBI Clerk Application Fees 2021:

Category

Application Fee

SC/ST/PWD

NIL

General/OBC/EWS

Rs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)

SBI Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2021

Candidates are advised to check the detailed SBI Clerk 2021 eligibility criteria provided by the examination authority. The SBI Clerk eligibility criteria is the minimum parameters to apply for the recruitment exam. Candidates must not be lower than 20 years. The eligibility criteria of SBI Clerk 2021 is majorly based on three factors that is age limit, academic qualifications and nationality. Check below the table to know more about the SBI Clerk eligibility criteria 2021.

SBI Clerk 2021 Eligibility Criteria:

Criteria

Particulars

Age

  • Lower age limit - 20 years

  • Upper age limit - 28 years

Nationality

Indian

Educational qualification.

Graduation

SBI provides the relaxation in age limit for the candidates belonging to reserved category. Check the table below to know details about age relaxation:

Category-wise age limit for SBI Clerk

Category

Age relaxation

OBC

3 years

SC/ST

5 years

General PWD

10 years

OBC (PWD)

13 years

SC/ST (PWD)

15 years

SBI Clerk Exam Centres 2021

State Bank of India has provided the list of SBI Clerk exam centre 2021 along with the notification of SBI Clerk 2021. Candidates who want to apply for the SBI Clerk 2021 exam can choose an exam center while filling out the SBI Clerk 2021 application form. To prevent being infected with any virus, choose an exam center that is close to your hometown. At the SBI Clerk 2021 exam center, wearing the mask is required. Selection of SBI Clerk exam centers must be done carefully as the authority would not allow them to change it once the application form for SBI Clerk 2021 has been submitted.

SBI Clerk Selection Procedure 2021

SBI Clerk exam comprises three stages – prelims, mains and local language test. Candidates who will qualify in all the stages of SBI Clerk selection process will get their name for provisional allotment in State Bank of India.

Stage 1

SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam - The prelims exam is the first step in the SBI clerk selection process. Candidates who pass this stage will be required to take the main test. The prelims exam, on the other hand, is only for qualifying purposes, and the marks earned at this stage will not be taken into consideration when determining the final merit list.

Stage 2

SBI Clerk Main Exam - Candidates who pass the prelims would be qualified to take the SBI Clerk mains exam. This stage is essential since the final merit list will be determined by the marks obtained in the mains exam. In order to get shortlisted in the final result, a good score in SBI Clerk main exam is all an aspirant needs.

Stage 3

Local Language Test - Candidates who have not learned the opted language in class 10 and 12 as per their documents presented will be required to take the local language test after the final merit list is published. Candidates who learned the chosen local language in grades 10 and 12 would not be required to take the language exam. Candidates who are unable to communicate in the designated local language will be eliminated from the selection process.

SBI Clerk 2021 Salary

One of the major attractions for aspirants to take banking as a career is the salary they get along with other allowances. State Bank Of India being the government bank provides a luxury to their employees. The basic pay for SBI Clerk post is Rs. 11765. Along with the initial basic pay, Candidates will be paid various other benefits in addition to their basic salary, such as dearness allowance, travel allowance, and house rent allowances, among others. To know more about SBI Clerk salary 2021, go through the table below.

SBI Clerk Pay Scale

Facilities

Amount

Basic Pay

Rs.11,765/-

Dearness Allowances

Rs.5311.58/-

Transport Allowance

Rs.425/-

House Rent Allowances

Rs.1176.5/-

Gross

Rs.19589.87/-

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