SBI Recruitment 2018 process starts from Jan 2018. State Bank of India, the only fortune 500 bank from India with legacy of 200 years invites applications for the post of Junior associates in Customer support and sales.
SBI conducts the examination online in two phases. Preliminary examination is conducted in the month of March/ April and Main examination is conducted in May 2018. It is mandatory for candidates successful in both the exams to pass the exam in the local language of the state they have applied for. Without passing the test of local language, the candidate cannot join the bank. However, candidates who have studied the opted local language in 10th/ 12th standard need not undergo language test. 10th/12th standard marks sheet is to be produced as evidence to show that they have studied the opted local language.
SBI Recruitment 2018 Procedure
Phase-I- Preliminary examination consists of 100 objective questions with time duration of 1 hour.
|Sl.No||Name of Test||No. of questions||Marks||Duration|
|1||English language||30||30||20 mins|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||20 mins|
|3||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 mins|
Phase- II-Main examination consists of 190 b=objective questions with time duration of 2 hours 40 mins.
|Sl.No||Name of Test||No of questions||Marks||Duration|
|1||General/Financial Awareness||50||50||35 mins|
|2||General English||40||40||35 mins|
|3||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 mins|
|4||Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 mins|
|190||200||2 hours 40 mins|
Application fee and intimation fee
Application fee is charges as follows for different categories
|SC/ST/PWD/XS||Rs 100(Intimation charges Only)|
|General and OBC||Rs 600(Application fee including intimation charges)|
|Commencement of online registration of application||20.01.2018|
|Closure of registration of application||10.02.2018|
|Closure of editing of application details||10.02.2018|
|Online fee payment||20.01.2018 to 10.02.2018|
|Last date for printing of your application||25.02.2018|
Essential Academic qualification
- As on 01.01.2018, you should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university. For eligibility purpose, SBI considers the date appearing on your mark sheet or certificate or provisional certificate as your date of passing.
- If you have integrated dual degree, ensure that the date of passing the Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) is on or before 01.01.2018.
- If you are an Matriculate Ex-servicemen, you should have completed not less than 15 years of services in the Armed forces of the Union and also obtained the Indian Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Airforce.
As on 01.01.2018, your age should be above 20 years and below 28 years. That is, you should be born after 02.01.1990 and before 01.01.1998(both days inclusive)
Relaxation of Upper Age limit
SBI provides relaxation in the upper age limit for certain categories.
|1||SC/ST||5 years||33 years|
|2||OBC||3 years||31 years|
|3||PWD(Gen)||10 years||38 years|
|4||PWD(SC/ST)||15 years||43 years|
|5||PWD(OBC)||13 years||41 years|
|6||Persons domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir during 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989||5 years||33 years|