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SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023: Check Registration Process, Exam Date


SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023: The State Bank of India (SBI) holds the SBI Clerk Exam to recruit candidates for the position of Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) in its various branches across the country. Moreover, the SBI Clerk 2023 notification is released on November 16, 2023, to recruit 8773 Junior Associates. The SBI is yet to announce the SBI clerk prelims exam date. However, the SBI clerk exam is expected to be conducted on January 2024.

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The SBI Clerk Admit Card 2023 will be made available 10 to 15 days before the exam. The SBI Clerk exam is divided into two stages: the preliminary exam followed by the main & language tests. Read this article to have complete details on SBI Clerk 2023 exam.

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023 Overview

The candidates selected for the post of Junior Associates get a chance to be the face of the organization, helping the customers resolve their problems and driving the bank’s growth. The SBI Clerk 2022 exam overview is tabulated below:

Exam Conducting BodyState Bank of India
Purpose of ExamTo recruit candidates for the position of Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales)
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Mode of ExamSBI Clerk Prelims (Online)
SBI Clerk Mains (Online)
Job LocationPAN India
SBI Clerk Help Desk022-22820427
Official Websitehttps://sbi.co.in/careers

SBI Clerk 2023 Notification PDF

The SBI Clerk Notification 2023 for Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) is released on November 16, 2023. Following publishing the official notification at sbi.co.in, the direct link to download the SBI Junior Associates notification PDF is updated below. For more information, check out the SBI Clerk 2023 notification.

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023 Dates

The exam dates for SBI Clerk 2023 are listed in the table below.

Events SBI Clerk 2022 Dates
SBI Clerk Recruitment 2022 Notification November 16, 2023
SBI Clerk Online Application Starts November 17, 2023
SBI Clerk Online Application Closes December 07, 2023
Pre-Exam Training December 2023
SBI Clerk Prelims Admit Card January 2024
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Preliminary) January 2024
SBI Clerk Prelims Result January 2024
SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card February 2024
SBI Clerk Exam Date (Mains) February 2024

SBI Clerk Vacancy 2023

The SBI Clerk 2023 exam vacancies have been declared in the official notification. This year, SBI declared 8773 vacancies for the SBI Clerk 2023, with 8283 opportunities for regular posts and rest for backlog postings. Candidates can check below SBI Clerk 2023 vacancy from the table below:

State/UTRegular VacancyBacklog Vacancy
Daman & Diu40
Madhya Pradesh38976
West Bengal3400
A&N Islands100
Jammu & Kashmir350
Himachal Pradesh550
Tamil Nadu3550
Uttar Pradesh6310
Arunachal Pradesh150

Steps to Take SBI Clerk Prelims Mock Test

Access unlimited SBI Clerk Prelims mock tests at Embibe and boost confidence to face the examination. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to take the SBI Clerk mock test series:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Select the Goal as ‘Banking’ under the Government Job section.
  • 4th Step: Click Next and select ‘SBI Clerk Prelims’.
  • 5th Step: Click Next and select the preferred language.
  • 6th Step: Once done, candidates can practice questions and take mock tests.

SBI Clerk Eligibility Criteria

Before clicking on the SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023 apply online link, candidates must check the eligibility criteria beforehand. The complete details of the criteria were released on the official website of the exam.

The general eligibility guidelines released for the exam application are as follows:


  • A citizen of India, or
  • A subject of Nepal, Bhutan, or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1 January 1962, intending to settle in India permanently, or
  • A person of Indian origin migrated from either/or Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, Uganda, East African countries of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Zambia, Malawi, and Zaire to permanently settle in India.

Educational Qualification

  • The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university.
  • Candidates with a Dual Degree (DD) certificate are also eligible to apply
  • Candidates pursuing their final year/ semester of graduation can also apply for the exam, provided they can produce proof of passing the examination at the time of document verification.

Age Limit

The minimum and maximum age of the applicant can be 20 years and 28 years, respectively. The bank provides age relaxation for the reserved category candidates. Detailed information is tabulated below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST05 years
Other Backward Classes (OBC)03 years
PWD (General)10 years
PWD (SC/ST)15 years
PWD (OBC)13 years
Ex-Servicemen/ Disabled Ex-ServicemenThe actual period of service rendered in defence services should be more than three years (8  years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST), subject to a max. age of 50 years.
Widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands & who are not remarried.07 years (subject to the maximum age limit of 35 years for General/ EWS, 38 years for OBC & 40 years for SC/candidates).

The SBI Clerk (Junior Associates) 2023 hiring process will begin on November 17, 2023. Candidates must fill out the SBI Clerk 2023 Application Form by clicking on the link provided below:

Steps to Apply for SBI Clerk 2023 Exam

Follow the below steps to register for SBI Clerk 2023 exam:

1st Step: Visit the official careers website of the state bank of India- sbi.co.in/careers.
2nd Step: Look for the latest announcements on the page and check the Recruitment of Junior Associates notice in the announcements section.
3rd Step: Click on apply online to start the registration process.
4th Step: Click on “Click here for new registration” on the new web page.
5th Step: Enter the basic details like name, mobile number, email address, and date of birth.
6th Step: After the successful submission of the information, the system will generate a provisional registration Id and password. Candidates must take note of that for further processing. The details will also be forwarded to the registered email and mobile number.
7th Step: Login to the portal using the credentials provided by the system.
8th Step: The system will ask for academic, personal, and other details. Please fill in carefully.
9th Step: Upload the scanned copies of the photograph, left thumb impression, handwritten declaration, and signature.
10th Step: Select the exam centre and proceed to the application payment fee using a debit card/ credit card/ internet banking.
11th Step: After successful payment, an e-receipt and application form with fee details will appear on the screen.

SBI Clerk Application Fee

The SBI Clerk registration fee for different categories of applicants is tabled below:

CategoriesFee/ Intimation Charges
General/ OBC/ EWS Rs. 750

The application fee can be paid only in online mode through Credit/Debit Cards and Net Banking. An e-receipt will be generated after the successful payment. This will act as proof (if required in the future).

Note: The application fee, once paid, will not be refunded in any case.

SBI Clerk Selection Process 2023

SBI Clerk Exam is highly competitive as millions of candidates appear for the exam. Therefore, the candidates need to have a thorough understanding of the SBI Clerk selection process as it will assist in devising the strategy for scoring higher marks in all the exam phases. 

We have clarified the complete selection process below to help the candidates in planning their study schedules.

  • Stage 1: SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam
  • Stage 2: SBI Clerk Mains Exam
  • Stage 3: Test of Specified Opted Local Language

SBI Clerk Pre Examination Training (PET)

The bank provides pre-examination training to candidates falling under SC/ST/XS/Religious Minorities in accordance with the central government guidelines. The candidates who wish to apply for the training must select this facility at the time of application. The call letter for the PET will be issued on the website, and candidates have to use their registration number and password to download the document to appear for the training.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2023

Applicants preparing for the SBI Clerk exam should thoroughly understand the SBI Clerk exam pattern to achieve the desired score in both prelims and mains exams. Go through a detailed view of the pattern for students to be successful in their preparation.

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern

Exam Sections Number of Questions Maximum Marks
English Language3030
Numerical Ability3535
Reasoning Ability3535
Total 100100

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern

SBI Clerk Mains is an objective exam with multiple-choice questions from four sections. The total time duration set up by the exam board is 2 hours and 40 minutes. Candidates have to clear the sectional and overall cut off to qualify for the final selection.

Exam Sections Number Of QuestionsMaximum  MarksDuration
General/Financial Awareness505035 Minutes
General English404035 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 Minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 Minutes
Total1902002 Hours 40 Minutes

SBI Clerk 2023 Syllabus

The exam authorities set up the SBI Clerk syllabus for the exam, and any applicant preparing for the exam should have a thorough understanding of the exam pattern and syllabus. The first step toward effective preparation is contemplating the topics to be covered and preparing a study schedule as per the timeframe. 

SBI Clerk 2023 Admit Card

The admit card is a mandatory document used by the examiners at the exam centre to verify the applicant’s details. The SBI Clerk admit card will be released on the official website by the bank. The procedure for downloading the SBI Clerk Admit Card 2023 is as follows.

  • Visit the careers page of the state bank of India- sbi.co.in/web/careers/current-openings.
  • Click on the link ‘Recruitment of Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales)’.
  • Select Admit Card from the drop-down menu.
  • Login using the registration number/ roll no and password/ date of birth.
  • After login, admit cards pop up on the screen.
  • Download the SBI Clerk hall ticket and take a printout.

Please note that the admit cards are released separately for all the exam phases, and entry is not allowed in the exam centre without submitting the admit card.

SBI Clerk 2023 Result

The SBI Clerk Result for Prelims and Mains will be declared separately after the culmination of both exams. It will be issued on the SBI official website. In order to view and download the result, candidates will have to log in to their account using their Registration Number and Password/Date of Birth.

SBI Clerk Salary

The SBI Clerk Salary as per the official notification is Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550-1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The allowances may vary as per the posting location of the applicant.

Starting Basic PayRs. 19,900 (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates)
SBI Clerk Salary in Metro Cities like MumbaiApprox. 29,000 (Inclusive of DA) rupees
SBI Clerk Salary In HandRanges from 26,000 to 29,000 rupees
SBI Clerk AllowancesDA, HRA, TA, Special Allowance, Medical allowance, etc.

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FAQs on SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023

Here, we have enlisted the frequently asked questions related to the SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023. Candidates must check these questions and answers for a better understanding.

Q: What is the exam date for SBI Clerk 2023?

A: The SBI Clerk recruitment 2023 exam date has not been announced yet. Stay tuned to this page for related updates.

Q: Are there any fixed number of attempts for the SBI Clerk exam?

A: No, there is no fixed number of attempts for the exam.

Q: What is the age limit for the SBI Clerk 2023 exam?

A: The applicant should be between 20 to 28 years of age.

Q: When will the official notification of SBI Clerk 2023 Exam be released?

A: The SBI Clerk 2023 official notification has been released on November 17, 2023.

Q: When will the SBI Clerk results be declared?

A: Once the SBI Clerk Prelims 2023 exam is concluded, the bank will release the result on its official website.

We hope this detailed article helps you. For any query regarding this article or the exam, visit our website. Stay tuned to embibe.com for related updates.

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