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SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023; Last Date, Fee, (6160 Vacancies)


SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023: The State Bank of India invited applications from interested and eligible applicants for 6160 vacant positions of Apprentice on August 31, 2023. Candidates interested in this recruitment downloaded the notification and applied. Upon satisfying the eligibility criteria, they applied online for SBI Apprentice recruitment from September 1 to 21, 2023. Now, the SBI Apprentice exam will likely be conducted on December 4 and 7, 2023.

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in written tests and local language tests. Besides this, selected candidates may have to undergo a training period of one year, as mentioned in the official advertisement. We will provide you with detailed information on SBI Apprentice 2023 exam dates, vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection process, and exam pattern in this article.

Latest Update:
— SBI released the SBI Apprentice admit card on November 20, 2023, for exams scheduled on December 4 and 7, 2023.

SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023 Overview

Before getting into the details of SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023, let’s have an overview of the exam as mentioned below:

Exam Conducting AuthorityState Bank Of India
Name of PostsSBI Apprentice
Number of Vacancies6160
Type of JobGovernment Job
Selection ProcessWritten Test and  Local Test Language
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOnline
Official Websitesbi.co.in

SBI Apprentice Exam Date 2023

Before applying, candidates must check SBI Apprentice exam dates 2023 as given below:

EventsImportant Dates
SBI Apprentice Notification 2023 ReleaseAugust 31, 2023
Start of SBI Apprentice Registration ProcessSeptember 1, 2023
End of SBI Apprentice Registration FormSeptember 21, 2023
End of Editing SBI Apprentice Application FormSeptember 21, 2023
End of Printing SBI Apprentice Application FormOctober 6, 2023
Release of SBI Apprentice Admit CardNovember 20, 2023
SBI Apprentice Written ExamDecember 4 and 7, 2023
SBI Apprentice ResultDecember 2023

SBI Apprentice Vacancy 2023

A total of 6160 SBI Apprentice vacancies were released this year for different regions. Candidates were required to check the official recruitment notification of SBI Apprentice position for the details of vacancies.

SBI Apprentice 2023 6160 Posts — Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must compulsorily meet the following SBI Apprentice eligibility criteria to be able to apply for the post of SBI Apprentice:

Age Limit

Candidates must have been a minimum of 20 years old and the maximum age limit is 28 years as on August 1, 2023. The notification includes everything in detail, such as when candidates must have been born — i.e., before or after a specific date. The provision for the relaxation in the upper age limit for  SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates as per the government rules shall be applied as per the SBI rules.

Educational Qualification

The candidate must have completed the graduation in any discipline from a recognised University/Institute.

Note: Only the “person with benchmark disability” would be eligible for reservation with not less than 40% of a specified disability where specified disability has not been denied in measurable terms and includes a person with a disability where specified disability has been defined in measurable terms, as certified by the certifying authority.

A person who wants to avail the benefit of reservation will have to submit the latest Disability Certificate, in the prescribed format, issued by the Medical Authority or any other notified Competent Authority (Certifying Authority) in the District of the applicant’s residence as mentioned in the proof of residence in the application. The certificate should be dated on or before the last date of registration of the application.

SBI Apprentice Salary

The candidates who get selected for the SBI Apprentice will get a stipend of Rs.15000/- per month during 1st year, Rs.16500/- per month during 2nd year and Rs.19000/- per month during 3rd year. The apprentices are not eligible for any other allowances/ benefits.

SBI Apprentice Apply Online 2023

Follow the steps below to apply online for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023:

  • 1st Step: Visit the SBI official website – sbi.co.in.
sbi apprentice apply online
  • 2nd Step: Now click on the ‘Career’ tab from the top right corner of the page.
  • 3rd Step: Now click on the ‘Latest Announcements’ section from the top right corner of the page and click on ‘Apply Online‘ under ‘ENGAGEMENT OF APPRENTICES UNDER THE APPRENTICES ACT, 1961 ADVERTISEMENT NO: CRPD/APPR/2023-24/17’.
  • 4th Step: Now click on “Click here for New Registration”.
  • 5th Step: An instruction page will be displayed. Read it carefully and click on “Continue”.
  • 6th Step: Enter your name, email ID and other details and click on “Save and Next”. A Registration ID and Password will be generated. Note it down for future reference.
  • 7th Step: SBI Apprentice Login page with these credentials and upload the photo and signature in the prescribed format.
  • 8th Step: After this, fill up the personal details, educational details and other details.
  • 9th Step: Recheck all the details entered in the preview page and make necessary changes if needed. Now click on the ‘Submit’ for the final submission.
  • 10th Step: Take a printout of the filled SBI Apprentice form for future reference.

Apply Online for SBI Apprentice 6160 Vacancy (Active) — Click Here

SBI Apprentice Admit Card 2023

State Bank of India released the SBI Apprentice admit card on November 20, 2023. The candidate must download their admit card by entering their registration number and password or date of birth on the official website sbi.co.in/career. Besides this, the hard copy of the admit card and ‘acquaint yourself booklet’ will not sent via post or courier to the residential address.

SBI Apprentice 2023 — Important Documents

The candidates appearing for the SBI Apprentice exam should carry one photo identity proof such as voter ID/Aadhaar card/PAN card/Passport with duly attested photograph and identity card by the Gazetted officer on the letterhead original and photocopy. Besides this, candidates should submit a photocopy of the identity proof and admit card to the invigilator on the day of the exam. Without these documents, candidates will not be permitted to take the exam.

SBI Apprentice Selection Process 2023

The selection process for SBI Apprentice involves the following two stages:

  1. Online (Written Test)
  2. Test of Local Language

Candidates will be selected for the local language test once he/she meets the qualifying marks. The bank will decide the minimum qualifying marks. The SBI Apprentice exam has no section-wise qualifying marks. There is only the overall cutoff. The officials will release a separate category-wise merit list for each state.

SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern 2023

The SBI Apprentice online written exam comprises only objective-type questions. The exam pattern of the written exam is as follows:

SectionsNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
General/Financial Awareness2525
General English2525
Quantitative Aptitude2525
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude2525

The total time duration for the written exam is 60 minutes, i.e., 15 minutes allocated for each section.

Marking Scheme

  • – One mark will be awarded for every correct answer.
  • – 0.25 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • – The question paper will be bilingual – English & Hindi.
  • – Objective-type questions will be asked.

Local Language Test

Candidates applying for a particular state should be proficient (reading, writing, speaking and understanding) in any one of the specified local languages of that state. However, the candidates who have studied the local language at class 10th or 12th level will be exempted from the Local Language Test.

SBI Apprentice Exam Centres 2023

The SBI Apprentice exam centres in each of the states are as under:

Candidates can check out the detailed centre list through the official notification.

SBI Apprentice 2023 — General Guidelines

Candidates must carefully read the instructions before applying for SBI Apprentice 2023:

  1. Candidates should register themselves online on the official website.
  2. In case of any doubts or queries, candidates can contact on 022-22820427 (between 11 am to 6 pm on working days).
  3. Candidates should have valid email ID and mobile number which should be active till the results are declared. Officials will send SMS/Email regarding call letters or any other advice.
  4. Candidates should scan their photograph along with their signature and documents as per the guidelines mentioned in the notification.
  5. After filling out the registration, candidates will receive a registration number and password which should be saved for future purposes.

The frequently asked questions regarding the SBI Apprentice 2023 are mentioned below:

Q: What is the last date to apply for SBI Apprentice Exam 2023?

A: The last date to fill out the SBI Apprentice application form was September 21, 2023.

Q: How many vacancies have been released for SBI Apprenticeship 2023?

A: SBI has released a total of 6160 vacancies for SBI Apprentice 2023.

Q: What is the duration of SBI Apprenticeship 2023?

A: All the selected candidates will have to undergo a training period of one year.

Q: What is the age limit for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023?

A: The lower and upper age limit for SBI Apprentice 2023 is 20 years and 28 years as on August 1, 2023.

Q: When is the SBI Apprentice Exam 2023?

A: The authorities will conduct the SBI Apprentice exam 2023 on December 4 and 7, 2023.

Q: How can I apply for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023?

A: Candidates could apply online for SBI Apprentice 2023 recruitment on the SBI official website. We added a step-by-step approach to the SBI Apprentice 2023 online form submission.

The SBI Apprentice syllabus and exam pattern are similar to other SBI recruitment exams. Thus, take the SBI Clerk Prelims mock test. This will help you in your preparation.

We have now provided you with all the details on SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023. Once you have applied for the exam, start your SBI Apprentice preparation.

We hope this article on SBI Apprentice recruitment 2023 helps you. If you have any questions, feel to post your queries in the comment section below. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

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