SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - SBI Clerk Exam Date, Eligibility & Vacancies

SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - SBI Clerk Exam Date, Eligibility & Vacancies

SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - SBI is conducting the SBI Clerk 2021 prelims exam from July 10 onwards. The exam was successfully conducted on July 11 and 12, and will end on July 13, 2021. State Bank of India released the SBI Clerk 2021 notification on April 26, 2021. All information related to the SBI Clerk exam dates, vacancies, SBI Clerk eligibility criteria, exam pattern, SBI Clerk pay scale, etc. are mentioned in the SBI Clerk 2021 notification. As per the notification, the SBI Clerk applications started from April 27, 2021. Last date to submit the application form was May 20, 2021. The mains exam was scheduled to be held on July 31, 2021. Candidates are recommended to go through the SBI Clerk notification carefully before applying for the SBI Clerk exam. Go through the article below to read more about SBI Clerk Notification 2021.

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SBI Clerk 2021 Notification Highlights

Name of the exam

SBI Clerk 2021 exam

Conducting authority

State Bank of India (SBI)

Mode of exam


Selection procedure

Prelims, mains, and language test


Rs. 27,620



SBI Clerk Important Dates

The important dates of SBI Clerk was announced in the SBI Clerk notification 2021. It is important for students to keep track over the SBI clerk important dates 2021 so that no major event is missed. Students can check the importance dates in the table below.

Important Dates of SBI Clerk:

SBI Clerk Events

SBI Clerk Dates

Registration Start Date

April 27, 2021

Registration End Date

May 20, 2021 (Over)

Last Date to Pay Application Fee

May 17, 2021

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam

July 10 to 13, 2021 (Ongoing)

SBI Clerk Mains Exam

July 31, 2021

SBI Clerk Notification 2021: Eligibility Criteria

For aspiring applicants, the SBI has defined the SBI Clerk eligibility criteria. The SBI Clerk eligibility criteria 2021 is determined by the conducting authority on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Nationality

  • Age Limit

  • Education Degree Credentials

Before completing the application form, the applicant must meet SBI Clerk eligibility requirements.

SBI Clerk 2021 Eligibility Requirements


  • Applicants must be Indian residents.


  • Applicants must be between 20 years and 30 years of age, as stated in the official notice. However, age relaxation-OBC SC / ST and PwD categories for 3, 5 and (10-15) years respectively-is granted to candidates belonging to the reserved category.

Qualification of Education:

  • Candidates must have a graduation degree.

  • Class 10th standard mark sheet / certificate, which proves the proof of having learned an official (local) language, official and local language must be known.

  • You need to learn how to write and speak English.

SBI Clerk Application Form 2021

The SBI Clerk application form 2021 was released in online mode on April 27, 2021, as per SBI Clerk notification. In the SBI Clerk 2021 notification, which had been released on April 26, 2021. The last date to fill the application form was May 20. Online registration, completion of basic information, uploading of scanned photographs and signatures, and payment of application fees will be included in the application form. Along with the form to fill in. Candidates must also pay the application fees that are recommended. In the online mode, the application fee must be charged using a debit / credit card.

SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - Vacancies

SBI has announced that approximately 4,915 vacancies will be filled. The vacancies have been separately published for each category. Go through the table below containing the category wise vacancies declared in previous years to get an overall idea of the SBI Clerk 2021 vacancies as per category.

SBI Clerk 2021 Vacancies


Vacancy (2021)

Vacancy (2020)

Vacancy (2019)

Vacancy (2018)


























Total+ Back logs

5000+ 454 = 5454




SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - Exam Centres

The exam conducting authority, along with the notification of SBI Clerk 2021 has published the list of exam centres. To know where the prelims and mains exam will be held, candidates can search SBI Clerk examination centres 2021. A separate examination centre list for the prelims and mains exam has been issued by the authority. While filling out the application form, candidates may choose their preferred exam centre. Applicants will be informed of the allocation of the exam centre through the SBI Clerk admit card 2021.

SBI Clerk 2021 Notification - Exam Pattern

The test will be conducted in two phases-prelims and mains -as per the exam pattern of SBI Clerk 2021. Candidates who pass the prelims examination must appear for the mains while the eligible candidates for the mains The following table includes the test pattern of the SBI Clerk from which the candidates will be able to know the parts from which the questions will be answered, the number of questions, the marking scheme and the length of the examination.

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern


Number of questions


Total Marks

Reasoning Ability


20 minutes

100 marks

English Language


20 minutes

Quantitative Aptitude


20 minutes



1 hour

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2021


No. of question


Total Marks

Quantitative Aptitude


45 minutes

200 marks

Reasoning & Computer aptitude


45 minutes

English Language


35 minutes

General/Economy/Banking Awareness


35 minutes



2 hours 40 minutes

SBI Clerk Notification 2021 - Pay Scale

SBI Clerk pay scale is Rs 11765-655/ 3-13730-815/ 3-16175-980/ 4-20095-1145/7-28110-2120/ 1-30230-1310/1-31450. 1-30230-1310/1-31450. The SBI Clerk's basic salary is Rs 11,756 with an increment of Rs 655. The basic SBI clerk 's salary will be Rs 13,730 after three years, with an annual raise of Rs 815.

The SBI Clerk salary is not just limited to the pay scale. Various other perks and allowances are provided to the employee, which makes it a major reason for attraction for aspirants across the country.

There are other allowances apart from these:

  • Allowance of Dearness

  • Insurance for medical reasons

  • Allowance for House Rent

  • Transportation

  • Allowance for Furniture

  • Allowance for Cities

  • Newspaper, Cleansing, Gas, etc. Essential Necessities

Based on the city in which the employee is situated, the allowances or benefits provided to the employees vary.

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