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SBI: Recruitment of 2500 Posts of Clerk 2011
Tuesday, 03 January 2012 03:14


State Bank of India


Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment in Clerical Cadre in State Bank of India. Candidates can apply for vacancies in one state only as detailed in Table I and II below.


Total Posts: 2500/600

Salary: Rs.7200-400/3-8400-500/3-9900-600/4-12300-700/7-17200-1300/1-18500-800/ 1-19300


  • Minimum 12th Standard (10 + 2) pass or equivalent qualification with a minimum of aggregate 60% marks (55% for SC/ ST/ PWD/ XS). PWD(OBC) & XS(OBC) candidates applying under Special Recruitment Drive are required to have minimum of 60% marks in 12th standard or in equivalent qualification.
  • A degree (Graduation level) from a recognised university.

Age Limit: Minimum Age : 18 years ; Maximum Age : 28 years (as on 01.12.2011). Candidates born between 30.11.1983 & 01.12.1993 are only eligible to apply.

Selection Process:

All eligible candidates should apply on-line before the last date for registration of application.

  • Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the written test and interview taken together. Merely satisfying the eligibility norms does not entitle a
    candidate to be called for written test or interview.
  • The written test will be of Objective type consisting of
    (i) General Awareness
    (ii) General English
    (iii) Quantitative Aptitude
    (iv) Reasoning Ability
    (v) Marketing
  • Aptitude / Computer Knowledge. The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be printed bilingual i.e., English & Hindi. There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. Candidates will have to pass in each of the objective tests.

  • The passing marks in each of the tests will be decided by the Bank on the basis of the performance of all the competing candidates taken together in each test to a minimum required level. Candidates are also required to score a minimum percentage marks on aggregate (For SC/ST/OBC/PWD/XS candidates, 5% relaxation  available thereon). for being considered for interview. Minimum percentage marks on aggregate will be decided by the bank.

Note: (The Candidates Should Download their Call Letter and an acquaint yourself Booklet by entering His/Her Registration Number and password/Date of Birth, after 05.03.2012 From The Bank’s Website. No Hard Copy Of The Call Letter/Acquaint Yourself Booklet Will Be Sent By Post.)

Important Date:

  • Date of Written Examination : 18.03.2012 (Sunday)
  • On-line Registration will start from : 28.12.2011
  • Last Date for Registration of Online Applications : 20.01.2012
  • Payment of Fees : 30.12.2011 TO 25.01.2012

Fees Mode:

Fees Mode is Offline:

The fee sent through Indian Postal Order, Bank Drafts, Cheques, Currency Notes etc. will not be accepted. Such applications will be treated as without fee and will be summarily rejected.

Sr. No. Category Application Fees Intimation Charges Total
1 SC/ ST / PWD / XS NIL Rs.50/- Rs.50/-
2 O B C / GEN. Rs.300/- Rs.50/- Rs.350/-

How To Apply:

  • Candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.
  • Candidates to visit Bank's website www.statebankofindia.com or www.sbi.co.in and open the appropriate Online Application Format.
  • Fill the application carefully. In the event of the candidate not able to fill the data in one go, he can save the data already entered. When the data is saved, registration number and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen. Candidate should note down the registration number and password. Email & SMS indicating the Registration number and Password will be sent. They can reopen the saved data using registration number and password and edit the
    particulars, if needed. This facility will be available for three times only. Once the application is filled complete, candidate should submit the data. Candidates to take
    a printout of the system generated fee payment challan immediately. No change/ edit will be allowed thereafter. The registration at this stage is provisional.
  • Candidate will receive registration confirmation by SMS/e-mail after two working  days from the date of payment of fees. Please ensure to furnish correct Mobile
    number / e-mail address to receive the registration confirmation.

Website: https://www.sbi.co.in