SBI Clerk 2019

SBI Clerk 2019 Notification,Application Form, Dates, Pattern, Syllabus

SBI Clerk

SBI Clerk 2019: State Bank of India(SBI) release the official notification for the post of SBI Clerk 2019 in their different branches in the country. State bank of India(SBI) is the largest public sector bank in India. SBI Clerk 2019 facilitates the recruitment for the posts of – Junior Associates (JA) and Junior Agriculture Associates (JAA). SBI Clerk is one of the most sought after bank exams today and a huge number of candidates appear for the same every year. SBI Clerk 2019 notification has been released on 11th April 2019. In this article we will discuss about SBI Clerk 2019 notification, Exam Dates, Pattern, Syllabus, Books and more.


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SBI Clerk 2019 Important Highlight

SBI Clerk 2019 Event Tentative Dates
Name of Organization State Bank of India
Job Role Junior Associates
Job Category Clerical Cadre Officer
Vacancies 8000+
Official Notification Released 11th April 2019
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Application states 12th April 2019
Application ends 3rd May 2019
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SBI Clerk Notification

The State Bank of India has been release the official notificaton for the post of Clerk in State Bank of India. the official notification has been released on 11th April 2019 and Application Form link has been activated from 12th April 2019, and the last date of filling the online application form is 3rd May 2019, the Pre exam will be held on June 2019. SBI Clerk is one of the most much awaited job for all Banking candidates. The Exam will be held in 2 phases, Prelims exam and Mains exam, those candidates who clear both Pre and Mains exam, the SBI will offer him to join State Bank of India.

SBI Clerk 2019 Important Events

SBI Clerk Examination will be held every year, thousands of the candidates may appear in this examiantion, Check SBI Clerk important dates.

Events New Dates
SBI Clerk 2019 Notification 11th April 2019
Start of SBI Clerk 2019 Online Application 12th April 2019
SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form Closes 3rd May 2019
Download of call letter for Preliminary Examination June 2019
SBI Clerk 2019 Preliminary Exam Date June 2019
Download of call letter for Main Examination July 2019
SBI Clerk 2019 Mains Exam Date 10th August 2019

SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form

The SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form has been available from 12th April 2019, the Application Form will be available on the Online Mode, Candidates can fill the Application form from 12th April 2019 and the last date to submit the SBI Clerk Application form will be 3rd May 2019, Check below some of the Important information about SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form.

  • The Application Form will be available in the online mode only.
  • The Online Application form available from 12th April to 3rd May 2019.
  • Candidates may visit the official website of SBI to fill the online Application form.

SBI Clerk 2019 Application Fee

Category Application Fee
General Rs. 750/-
SC Rs. 125/-
ST Rs. 125/-
OBC Rs. 750/-
Backlog   –
  • SBI Clerk 2019 Application Fee will be paid in between 12th April to 3rd May 2019.
  • The Application Fee will be Paid in Only Online Mode.
  • Candidates can Pay the SBI Clerk Application Fee either by Credit/Debit Card or by Internet banking.

SBI Clerk 2019 Vacancies

According to the official notification of State Bank of Clerk there are total number of 8000+ vacancies for various branches of SBI in different Sates.

Category Vacancies
General 3646
EWS 847
SC 1357
ST 739
OBC 1950

SBI Clerk 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The Candidates must fulfill the SBI Clerk 2019 Eligibility Criteria in order to Apply for the examination.

  • A candidate is required to be a citizen of India.
  • A candidate is required to be between 20-28 years to be eligible for SBI Clerk 2019 exam.
  • He/she must hold a valid graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
Serial No. Category Upper Age Limit
1 SC / ST 33 years
2 OBC 31 years
3 Person with disabilities (General) 38 years
4 Person with disabilities(SC /ST) 43 years
5 Person with disabilities(OBC) 41 years
6 Jammu & Kashmir Migrants 33 Years
7 Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen Actual period of service rendered in defence services + 3 years, (8 years for Disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to max. age of 50 years
8 Widows, Divorced women( No remarried) GEN- 35 years
OBC- 38 years
SC/ST- 40 years

SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Pattern

The State Bank Exam will be held in 2 phases,

  • Prelims.
  • Mains Examination.

All Banking Candidates must know the SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Pattern before applying for the SBI Clerk 2019. In The Prelims examination there are three sections Maths, Reasoning and English and there is the seprate timing for each section. The Mains examination will have four sections Maths, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude, General English, General/Financial Awareness.

SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam

Name Of Test No. Of Questions Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 Minutes
2 Numerical Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes
Total 100 100 1 hour
  • The SBI Clerk Prelims Examination will be held on April 2019*.
  • There are three section in the Prelims examiantion, English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability.
  • Each section will have seperate timing of 20 Minutes.
  • There are total number of 100 questions in the Prelims examination.
  • The Number of Questions in the Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability is 35 and in the English is 30.
  • All the Candidates must clear the Cutoff in order to appear for Mains examination.

SBI Clerk  Mains Exam

S.N Name Of Test No. Of Questions Marks Duration
1 General/ Finance Awareness 50 50 35 Minutes
2 General English 40 40 35 Minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 Minutes
4 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 Minutes
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes
  • Those Candidates who clear the Prelims examiantion can appear in the Mains Examination.
  • The Mains Examination will have 4 Sections namely General/ Finance Awareness, General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude.
  • The Number of questions for Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude, General/ Finance Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude is 50 and the Number of questions for General English is 40.
  • Total Time duration for the Mains Examination is 2 Hrs 40 Minutes.

SBI Clerk Salary: Pay Scale

11765-655/3-13730-815/3-16175-980/4-20095-1145/7-28110- 2120/1- 30230-1310/1-31450.

The starting Basic Pay is `13075.00 (`11765.00 plus two advance increments admissible to graduates.

SBI Clerk 2019 Syllabus

The Syllabus for SBI Clerk 2019 is same as the previous, the Syllabus consists of Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability, Computer Knowledge,English Language and General Awareness and Financial Awareness.

Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Computer Knowledge English General Awareness
Simplification Machine Input/Output Basics of computer, different generations, hardware/software, etc. Reading comprehension including Synonyms and Antonyms Current Affairs – news on banking industry, awards and honors, books and authors,latest appointments, obituaries, new schemes of central and state governments, sports, etc.
Number Series Syllogism DBMS Sentence rearrangement or Para jumbles Static GK – country-capital, country-currency, headquarters of financial organizations (of insurance companies), constituencies of ministers, dance forms, nuclear and thermal power stations, etc.
Data Sufficiency Blood Relation Networking Sentence Correction/ Error Finding Banking/Financial terms
Data Interpretation Direction Sense Internet Spell Checks
Quadratic Equations Inequalities MS Office and Shortcuts used in MS Officers Fillers
Time and Work Puzzles – Seating Arrangement, Floor puzzle, etc. Input/output Devices, their types Cloze Test
Partnership Coding Decoding Important abbreviations
Profit and Loss Ranking
Mensuration Statement and Assumptions/Conclusions
Time, Distance and Speed – Trains, Boats n Streams
Simple and Compound interest
Mixture and Alligation
Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Averages

Click here for Quantitative Aptitude Study Notes

SBI Clerk 2019 Admit Card

Those Candidates who register can download SBI Clerk 2019 Admit Card, The Admit Card will be release in the online mode only, there is no other mode to get SBI Clerk 2019. The authority will release seprate admit card for both prelims and mains examination. Prelims Admit Card will be release before the 15 days of the examination. those candidates who clear the prelims examination will be able to download Clerk Admit Card.

The Admit Card for Prelims examination will be release on June 2019, and Admit Card for Mains examination will be release on August 2019.

SBI Clerk 2019 Result

The State Bank of India will release the SBI Clerk Result on Only Mode Only, Candidates can Check Result by the Link given above. The Result for Prelims examination will be release on July 2019 and Result for the Mains examination will be release on September.

Candidates can Check SBI Clerk 2019 Result by following the below steps;

  • Visit the official website of SBI (Link will provide above).
  • Go to SBI Clerk Result Link.
  • The Link will open in the new tab.
  • Enter Registration No., Password and security Pin and press Submit button.
  • The Result will display on the Candidates computer screen.

SBI Clerk 2019 Cutoff

The State Bank of India also release the seprate cutoff for both prelims and mains examination. the SBI Clerk 2019 Cutoff will be release with the SBI Clerk Result. The Cutoff will be different for the different state, check below previous years cutoff.

SBI Clerk 2018 Cutoff

Here we discuss the SBI Clerk 2018 Cutoff for different states;

SBI Clerk Category wise cutoff;

SBI Clerk Cut off 2018 (Category Wise)

Subjects Total Marks General OBC/ST/SC/OH/VI/HI/DXS
Reasoning Ability 35 10.75 3.25
Numerical Ability 35 12.50 2
English Language 30 9.95 3.25

SBI Clerk Cut off 2018 (State Wise)

State Cut-off
Uttar Pradesh 96.00
Haryana 99.00
Madhya Pradesh 92.60
Punjab 100.65
Rajasthan 96.75
Bihar 96.00
Gujarat 85.00
Chhattisgarh 91.50
Maharashtra 85.65
Jharkhand 86.00
Tamil Nadu 93.75
Karnataka 83.90
Himachal Pradesh 98.25
Delhi 104.80
West Bengal 95.30
Odisha 88.80

SBI Clerk 2019 Important Topis

In Banking Examination, some of the topics are which will give high marks in the less time, check below some of the topics are;


S. No. Topic Details
  • Inequality
  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Puzzle
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Input-Output

Maths/Quantitative Aptitude

S. No. Topic Details
  • Number Series
  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Data Interpretation
    (Basics, Pie chart, Bar chart, Tabulation, Missing DI, Caselet DI, Line chart, Mixed DI


S. No. Topic Details
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Spotting Error
  • Sentence Correction
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Parajumbles

Best Books for SBI Clerk 2019

Books are most important part of every exam preparation. it gives about the brief knowledge about each and every topics. so its important to choose the best books for the every examination. Here we discuss some of the Best books for SBI Clerk 2019 Candidates which helps all the candidates to boost their preparation and make the high chances to creck the examination.

English Books for SBI Clerk 2018

Name of Book Author Buy Now

Topic-Wise Solved Papers for IBPS/ SBI Bank PO/ Clerk Prelim & Mains 

Disha Click Here
Word Power Made Easy Norman Lewis Click Here
Objective General English 2nd Edition S.P Bakshi Click Here

Quantitative Aptitude Books for SBI Clerk 2018

Name of Book Author Buy Now
Practice Book on Quicker Maths, 2nd Edition M.Tyra, K.Kundan Click Here
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations 17th Edition R.S Aggarwal Click Here
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic Rajesh Varma Click Here

SBI Clerk 2019 Preparation 

Aspirants need to know the syllabus of the exam, and make a proper strategy for each and every topic, candidates must know their strong and weak areas.

  • Try to solve previous years papers.
  • Need to know the exam pattern.
  • Try to practice of Mock Test and make a proper analysis of the test.
  • Aware of current syllabus.
Stages 3 (Preliminary, Main, and Test of Opted Local Language)
Mode of Exam Online
Level of Difficulty Easy – moderate
Negative Marking 0.25 marks
Time Duration 1 hour for Prelims and 2 hours 40 minutes for Mains (Both separately timed)
Maximum Marks 100 for Prelims and 200 for Mains

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