Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment as Junior Associate (Customer Support & Sales) in clerical cadre in State Bank of India. Candidates can apply for vacancies in one State only. Candidates can appear for the test only once under this recruitment project. The candidates applying for vacancies of a particular State should be proficient (reading, writing, speaking, and understanding) in the specified opted local language of that State/UT/Special area (mentioned in the under given vacancy table against each state).


The test for knowledge of specified opted local language will be conducted as a part of the selection process. It will be conducted after qualifying for the online main examination but before joining the Bank. Candidates who fail to qualify for this test will not be offered an appointment. Candidates who produce 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/ certificate evidencing having studied the specified opted local language will not be required to undergo the language test. There is no provision for Inter Circle Transfer / Inter-State Transfer for Junior Associates to be recruited



  1. Age Limit: (As on 01.04.2021) Not below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.04.2021, i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1993 and no later than 01.04.2001 (both days inclusive).


Essential Academic Qualifications: (As on 16.08.2021): 

Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government. Candidates having an integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 16.08.2021. Those who are in the final year/ semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if provisionally selected, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 16.08.2021.


SBI CLERK Application Fee 2021


Sr. No. Category Application Fee
2 General/OBC/EWS Rs. 750/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)


SBI Clerk  EXAM 2021 – 

Preliminary Examination will be conducted tentatively in the month of June 2021 and Main Examination will be conducted tentatively on 31.07.2021. Candidates are advised to check regularly Bank’s website or for details and updates. The examination will be as detailed under point No. 4 under the Selection procedure.


SBI Clerk SALARY 2021 – 

PAY SCALE: Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550- 1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates)


SBI Clerk Selection Process 2021 

SELECTION PROCEDURE: The selection process will consist of an online test (Preliminary & Main exam) and a test of specified opted local language. 

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:

 Online Preliminary Exam consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. 


Name of Test  No. of questions  Max.Marks  Duration 
English Language  30 30 20 Min
Numerical Ability  35 35 20 Min 
Reasoning ability  35 35 20 Min 


Each test will have separate timing as mentioned above. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of the mark assigned for the question will be deducted for each wrong answer. No minimum qualifying marks are prescribed for individual tests OR for the aggregate scores. Section-wise marks will not be maintained. An adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies. subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Main Exam from the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of aggregate marks scored.


SBI CLERK 2021 Main Examination: The structure of Online Main Exam would be as follows:


Name of Test  No.of question Max.Marks  Duration 
General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Min 
General English 40 40 35 Min
Quantitative Aptitude  50 50 45 Min
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Min

Candidate Needs to opt for ONE language at the time of online application.

How to Apply

Exam Postponed Notice  Click Here
Notification  CLICK HERE

Best of Luck !!!!