State Bank of India (sbi.co.in) will conduct the SBI Clerk Exam 2016 for selecting eligible candidates for recruitment to the post of Clerk for year 2016-17. Exam shall be held in online mode over a duration of one month comprising of Preliminary and Main Examination. Tentatively, the process of application will begin by first week of MAY 2016.There are multiple stages of selection, description of which is given in this article. Every candidate must strive to achieve as many marks as possible to strengthen the chances of final recruitment. Read here complete details on the process of examination and related aspects such as application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern and tentative schedule.
• Name of the exam – State Bank of India Clerk Exam 2016
• Also known as – SBI Clerk Exam, SBI Assistant Exam
• Mode of exam – Online
• Type of exam – All India Level Recruitment Exam
• Conducting authority – State Bank of India
• Selection process – Written Exam followed by Interview
(A) Essential Academic Qualifications: (AS ON 30.06.2016)
For Junior Associates: Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 30.06.2016.
Note: Note (a) The date of passing eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark sheet or provisional certificate issued by the University / Institute. In case the result of a particular examination is posted on the website of the University / Institute, a certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University / Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing.
(b) Matriculate Ex-service men, who have obtained the Indian Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force, after having completed not less than 15 years of service in Armed Forces of the Union are also eligible for the post. Such certificates should be dated on or before 30.06.2016.
( c) Candidates should be able to write and speak English.
(B) Age Limit : (As on 01.04.2016)
Not below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 01.04.2016 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1988 and not later than 01.04.1996 (both days inclusive)