Quick Guide To SBI Recruitment:

The experts from one of the top bank coaching center in Chennai have said some facts about SBI recruitment and you may also know the eligibility criteria to become a SBI employee. Let us discuss it in detail…

Quick Guide To SBI Recruitment

Quick Facts About SBI:

  • The origins of the State Bank Of India date back to 1806 in the Bank Of Calcutta
  • As an entity, State Bank Of India came into existence post-independence, when Imperial Bank Of India became State Bank Of India in 1955
  • SBI is the oldest commercial bank in the Indian Subcontinent
  • It is the largest banking and financial services company in India by assets
  • As of 2014, SBI claims to employ over 2,22,000 employees
  • It has over 17,000 branches in India 190 overseas.

What Kind Of Jobs Can You Get In SBI?

  • Probationary Officers (PO)
  • Management Trainee (MT)
  • Specialist Officers
  • Clerical Cadre (Clerks)
  • Assistant Posts

List Of SBI Associate Banks:

SBI now has 5 associate banks, currently. It initially had 8 since 1959.

  • The State Bank Of Mysore
  • The State Bank Of Travancore
  • The State Bank Of Hyderabad
  • The State Bank Of Patiala
  • The State Bank Of Bikaner and Jaipur

Basic Eligibility Criteria For PO And Clerk Posts In SBI:

For PO Exams:

  1. The candidates must be an Indian national. Also, he/she should possess a residence certificate as a proof of the same.
  2. Age between 21 to 30 years
  3. Education: Graduate Degree from any Government recognized university from any discipline or any equivalent qualification.
  4. Candidates of distance learning programs are not considered eligible.

For Clerk Exams:

  1. The candidates must be an Indian national. Also he/she should possess a residence certificate as a proof of the same.
  2. Age between 18 to 28 years
  3. Education: Candidates who have cleared their 12th standard may apply if they have a minimum of 60%. Also, they should have done a diploma in Computers.
  4. For OBC Candidates, the minimum score requirement is 55%, while it is 50% in case of SC or ST Candidates.

Exam Pattern For SBI Online Recruitment Exams:

PO Exam Pattern:

  • Reasoning section: 50 marks
  • English Language (objective): 50 marks
  • Quantitative Reasoning: 50 marks
  • General Awareness, Computer and Marketing: 50 marks
  • English Language (Descriptive): 50 marks
  • Total marks: 250

Clerk Exam Pattern:

  • General awareness: 40 marks
  • English Language: 40 marks
  • Quantitative Aptitude: 40 marks
  • Reasoning Ability: 40 marks
  • Marketing/Computer: 40 marks
  • Total: 200 marks

Next Stage After Online Exams:

Personal Interviews And Group Discussions:

  • Having cleared the online exam, the candidates will receive call letters for the next round of the exam: Personal Interviews and Group Discussions
  • Only after successfully clearing this round, will the candidate be selected for a Bank Job!

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