SBI Clerk / Junior Associates Notification 2018 Released Apply Online

Sbi Clerk / Junior Associates Notification 2018 is released in official website of State Bank of India.  The State Bank of India’s reputed name and high salary,  high promotion chances has made the sbi clerk / junior associate recruitment 2018 most expected between aspirants. Read the previous article on Why You should know SBI Clerk Salary 2018 ?.Why its more important than SBI Clerk syllabus 2018 ?. Further more eligibility criteria, job profile , Salary and changes to be expected in sbi clerk / junior associates notification 2018 discussed in detail.

sbi clerk notification 2017-18

Sbi Clerk / Junior Notification 2018: Important dates

The SBI released the official Sbi Clerk Notification 2018 in official website on 20.01.2018 . Important dates are given below,

Commencement of online application  – 21.01.2018

Last date to apply online – 10.02.2018

Last date to pay application Fee – 10.02.2018

Written Exam – Preliminary – March / April 2018

Main Examination – 12-05-2018

See Also:  Bank of Baroda Recruitment 2017

Educational Qualification

For Junior Associates – Any degree from recognized university.

For Junior Agricultural Associates – A degree in agriculture or agriculture allied activities from recognized university.


The age limit for sbi clerk 2018 recruitment will be between 20-28 years.  Age relaxations are available as per govt. of india orders.

SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
PWD (Gen) 10 years
PWD (SC/ST) 15 years
PWD (OBC) 13 years

Sbi Clerk Notification 2017 Exam fee:

The exam fees which collected last year was

SC/ST/PWD- Rs. 100 (Intimation Charge)

Others – 600 (Application fee and intimation charges)

How to apply

The candidates need to apply through the official website of State Bank of India Before applying the exam candidates need to scan their latest photograph and signature. Once candidates completes the online application, candidates asked to pay their fee through online or offline sbi branch. Once you paid the fee, the process of applying online is over.

Sbi Clerk Notification 2017-18: Exam pattern

The exam pattern of sbi clerk recruitment has changed last year. There are two stages of exam preliminary and mains. The mode of exam will be online. Candidate need to write their exam online. There are 100 objective types questions will be asked in preliminary.

Preliminary Exam Pattern
Name of the Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 1.30 Hour
Numerical Ability 35 35
Reasoning Ability 35 35
Total 100 100

Once candidate obtained to marks which is enough to pass preliminary, Candidates are eligible to appear in Mains exam.The main exam consists of 200 objective type question. The marks obtained in main exam added in final merit list. The marks scored in preliminary not considered for final merit list. Hence candidates need to score high marks in both preliminary and main exam.

Main Exam Pattern
Name of the Test No. of Questions Marks Duration
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes
General English 40 40 35 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Minutes
Reasoning Ability &
Computer Aptitude
50 60 45 Minutes
Total 190 200 2 Hours 40 Minutes

There will be 0.25 negative marks in each wrong answer.Hence Candidate should consider this while writing the exam.

The furthermore details updated soon when official notification released.

Download sbi clerk notification from official website.

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