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SBI Clerk Notification 2023 (Released): Check Application Process, Eligibility


SBI Clerk Notification 2023: The State Bank of India has officially released the SBI Clerk Notification 2023 for the Junior Associate position on its official website, sbi.co.in, on November 16, 2023. The SBI Clerk 2023 online application process will commence from November 17, 2023 and will continue till December 07, 2023. SBI clerk exam is eagerly awaited by eligible candidates, and the selection process involves both Prelims and Mains Exams conducted online. The SBI Clerk Notification PDF 2023 can be downloaded through the provided direct link in the article.

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The State Bank of India (SBI) conducts the SBI Clerk Exam to select candidates for the post of Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) in its different branches across the country. SBI Clerk selection process includes three phases: prelims, mains, and the test on the specified selected local language. Check out the article to know more about the important dates, vacancies, exam patterns, syllabus, cut off and other relevant details.

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SBI Clerk 2023 Exam: Overview

Let us have an overview of the SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023 before getting into other details:

Name of the ExamState Bank of India Clerk Exam
Exam Conducting AuthorityState Bank of India (SBI)
Exam LevelNational
Job TypeBank Clerk
PostJunior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) 
Number of Vacancies8773
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Application FeesGen and OBC – INR 750
Mode of ExamOnline (CBT)
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Selection ProcessPreliminary Exam
Mains Exam
Language Test (Optional)

SBI Clerk Prelims 2023: Important Dates

Candidates can check the SBI Clerk exam date and other important dates of SBI Clerk recruitment from the table below:

EventsImportant Dates
SBI Clerk 2023 Notification DateNovember 17, 2023
Online Application BeginsDecember 7, 2023
Online Application EndsDecember 7, 2023
Prelims Admit Card Release DateJanuary 2024
SBI Clerk Prelims 2023 Exam DateJanuary 2024
Mains Admit Card Release DateFebruary 2024
SBI Clerk Mains 2023 Exam DateFebruary 2024

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SBI Clerk Vacancies 2023

The State Bank of India has released a total of 8773 vacancies to appoint Junior Associates (Customer Service & Sales) in SBI branches at various locations in the country. The state-wise and category-wise distribution of SBI Clerk vacancies according to the official SBI Clerk notification 2022 has been provided below:

Junior Associates Vacancy 2022

In the below table, we have provided candidates with the list of state-wise vacancies for SBI Clerk 2022.

Daman & DiuGujarati000001000304
Andhra PradeshTelugu/ Urdu000000000000
Madhya PradeshHindi58785838157389
West BengalBengali/ Nepali78177534136340
A&N IslandsHindi/ English000103010510
SikkimNepali/ English010506021226
Jammu & KashmirUrdu/ Hindi030409031635
Himachal PradeshHindi140211052355
ChandigarhPunjabi/ Hindi000000000000
PunjabPunjabi/ Hindi3800271352130
Tamil NaduTamil67049635153355
TelanganaTelugu/ Urdu3616602291225
Uttar PradeshHindi/ Urdu1330717063258631
AssamAssamese/ Bengali/ Bodo18317025114258
Arunachal PradeshEnglish000700010715
MeghalayaEnglish/ Garo/ Khasi001001021023
TripuraBengali/ Kokboro020300010410

SBI Clerk Vacancy: Backlog 2022

From the table below, candidates can check out the category-wise SBI Clerk vacancies.


SBI Clerk Selection Procedure 2023

Candidates aspiring to clear the SBI Clerk examination must clear two major hurdles.

  • SBI Clerk Prelims Exam
  • SBI Clerk Mains Exam

Only on successfully clearing these two examinations, the applicants will be considered for the Junior Associate position in the SBI. It is important to note that there is no interview rounds in the SBI Clerk exam selection process.

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern 2023

The SBI Clerk prelims examination will consist of 3 sections, comprising 100 marks from 100 questions. The total duration of the examination will be 60 minutes.

English Language20 minutes3030
Quantitative Aptitude20 minutes3535
Reasoning Ability20 minutes3535
TOTAL60 minutes100100

SBI Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2023

The syllabus for the SBI Clerk Prelims examination 2023 is given in the table below.

ReasoningQuantitative AbilityEnglish Language
Logical ReasoningSimplificationReading Comprehension
Alphanumeric SeriesProfit & LossCloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet TestMixtures & AlligationsPara jumbles
Data SufficiencySimple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesMiscellaneous
Coded InequalitiesWork & TimeFill in the blanks
Seating ArrangementTime & DistanceMultiple Meaning /Error Spotting
PuzzleMensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SphereParagraph Completion
TabulationData Interpretation
SyllogismRatio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood RelationsNumber Systems
Input-OutputSequence & Series
Coding-DecodingPermutation, Combination & Probability

SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2023

The authorities will release the SBI Clerk prelims admit card a few days before the commencement of the examination. The admit card will be released on the official SBI website – sbi.co.in/careers/, and candidates can download the same until the day of the prelims examination. Let us take a look at the steps to download the SBI Prelims hall ticket, the details mentioned on it and more.

How to Download SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card?

Candidates need to follow the below-mentioned steps to download the SBI Clerk Admit Card 2023.

1st Step: Click on the direct link to download admit link given above or Go to the Career page of SBI

2nd Step: Click on the “RECRUITMENT OF JUNIOR ASSOCIATES (CUSTOMER SUPPORT & SALES)” tab and click on “Download Prelims Exam Call Letter (NEW)”.

3rd Step: A new window will open. Select the preferred admit card language and enter the Registration Number/Roll Number and D.O.B./Password.

4th Step: Enter the captcha as shown in the image. Click on the “Login” button.

5th Step: The SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card will be displayed on the screen. Download the SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card onto the computer and take a printout of the same.

Carrying the SBI Clerk Prelims Hall Ticket to the examination centre is compulsory. Candidates not carrying a physical copy of the admit card will not be allowed into the examination hall.

Details Mentioned on the Admit Card

The following details will be mentioned on the SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card 2023.

  • Name of the candidate
  • Father’s Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Date and Time of Examination
  • Gender of the candidate
  • Candidate’s Signature
  • Invigilator’s Signature
  • Examination Centre Code and Address
  • Registration Number/Roll Number
  • Photograph of the candidate
  • Important exam day instructions

SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2023

The SBI Clerk prelims result will be released approximately a month after the examination on the official website. The results will be released after every stage of the selection process, and candidates who have successfully cleared the previous stage are only eligible to attend the next stage.

We will provide a direct link to the SBI Clerk Prelims Results 2023 on this page as soon as it is available.

SBI Clerk Cut Off 2023

The cut-off marks for the SBI Clerk Prelims examination will be released along with the results. The cut-off scores vary category-wise and state-wise. Candidates must score marks higher than the SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-off marks to qualify for the Mains examination. Let us take a look at the SBI Clerk Prelims 2021 Cut-off marks, and for the years before that as well.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-off 2021

Candidates can check the below table for state and category-wise cut-off

Andaman & Nicobar 66.25 –– 
Arunachal Pradesh69.2569.2569.2555.7569.25
Chhattisgarh76.576.50 64 62.75 73 
Delhi83 –– 
Gujarat64.564.5 63.50 4964.50 
Haryana79.75 76
Himachal Pradesh80.25 – – – –
Jharkhand69.25  – –  – –
Karnataka64.25 – – – –
Kerala69  – – – –
Madhya Pradesh81.75 – – – –
Maharashtra66.2566.25  –5666.25
Odisha82 –– –  –
Punjab75.5 – – – –
Rajasthan77.75 – – – –
Sikkim72.50 – – – –
Tamil Nadu61.75 – – – –
Telangana73.75 – – –– 
Uttar Pradesh81.2578 70 55.2581.25 
Uttarakhand81.7573 66.75 66.75 75.25 
West Bengal79.757664.7579.7579.75

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut-off 2020 for Unreserved Candidates

Below table shows the cut-off for unreserved candidates for the year 2022

State NameCut-off
Andhra Pradesh68
Himachal Pradesh66
J & K
Madhya Pradesh68.75
Tamil Nadu62
Uttar Pradesh71
West Bengal67.5

SBI Clerk Prelims 2019 Cut-off for General Category

Candidates can check the General category cut-off for the year 2019 in the table below

StateSBI Clerk Prelims Cut Off
Uttar Pradesh72.25
Madhya Pradesh73.50
J & K81.75
West Bengal73.25
Andhra Pradesh74.75
Tamil Nadu61.25
Himachal Pradesh71.75

SBI Clerk Salary 2023

The banking sector in India is one the highest package offering sector in the country. Along with these, the employees get various other benefits as well. These are the main reasons for the candidates to get attracted to the banking sector, especially to a job in the SBI.

An SBI Clerk receives a salary on a pay scale of Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550-1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The initial Basic Pay of SBI Clerk is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments for graduates).

Benefits and Allowances

Apart from the monthly salary, the SBI Clerk employees enjoy various benefits and allowances, as listed below.

  • Dearness Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance
  • Transport Allowance
  • Special Allowance
  • City Allowance
  • Medical Allowance
  • Newspaper Allowance
  • Furniture Allowance

Other benefits such as provident fund, Pension, Medical Leave and Leave fare are also applicable, and these benefits increase along with promotions.

FAQs on SBI Clerk Prelims Notification 2023

Let us take a look at a few frequently asked questions related to the SBI Clerk Prelims examination 2023.

Q.1: When will the SBI Clerk notification be released?

Ans: The SBI released the SBI Clerk 2023 notification on November 16, 2023. Aspirants can download the notification from the link given in this article.

Q.2: When will the SBI Clerk 2023 application process be started?

Ans: The SBI Clerk application form will be released on November 17, 2023. Candidates can apply till December 07, 2023.

Q.3: What are the documents required for the SBI Clerk application process?

Ans: Documents required for the SBI Clerk application include a valid email ID and contact number, scanned images of photograph and signature, and a mark sheet of graduation to enter the educational qualification.

Q.4: How many exam centres can I choose for the SBI Clerk exam?

Ans: Candidates can choose only one exam centre for SBI Clerk Prelims and Mains exams.

Q.5: What is the maximum age to apply for the exam as per the SBI Clerk notification

Ans: The maximum age to apply for the SBI Clerk exam is 28 years. 

Also, check;

SBI Clerk Admit CardSBI Clerk Result
SBI Clerk Exam AnalysisSBI Clerk Result Hindi
SBI Clerk Exam DateSBI Clerk Salary
SBI Clerk Mains ResultSBI Clerk Mock Test
SBI Clerk SyllabusSBI Clerk Exam Pattern
SBI Clerk ApplicationSBI Clerk Prelims

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