SBI Clerk 2019: Notification, Exam Dates, Admit Card Download

SBI Clerk 2019SBI Clerk 2019 official notification for the preliminary and main exam will start from 3rd week of January 2018. The exam for SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 will be held in the 4th week of June 2019 for Preliminary and 12th May 2019 for Main Exam. SBI Clerk 2019 Result will be declared After 20 to 25 Days of Exam. SBI Clerk Exam 2019 is one of the renowned recruitment examinations in the country which is generally scheduled in the month of March or April every year. The exam is hosted by the state bank of India with the sole objective to offer recruitment to the deserving candidates to the post of clerk in the various branches across the country. It is important to note that a large number of aspirants generally apply for this recruitment examination and, therefore, the level of the exam is higher still.

SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Overview

Examination Name State Bank of India Clerk
Popularly Known as SBI Clerk 2019
Organized by State Bank of India
Exam Purpose Offer Clerk post
Exam Mode Computer-based Test
Type of Exam Banking Entrance Exam
Application Mode Online (through official website)
Application Form Submission start date 3rd week of January 2019
The issue of admit card 3rd week of June 2019
Exam Pattern
Exam Mode Computer-based Test
Type of Questions Objective question
Negative Marking For each incorrect answer 1/4 (0.25 marks) mark will be deducted

The exam is organized in the computer-based mode where the questions are presented on the computer screen. SBI will conduct two examinations i.e. Pre and main. It is expected that the main examination will be conducted on 12.05.2019 (as per official notification) however; the date of prelims is not yet announced. Aspiring aspirants can apply for the exam only after assuring their eligibility. Find the complete details regarding the SBI Clerk 2019 Exam here on this page.

SBI Clerk 2019 Recruitment – Vacancy Details

According to the official SBI Clerk 2019 recruitment notification 8301 Junior Associate Vacancies has been released. In this article, we have updated the full information about SBI Clerk 2019 Vacancy.

SBI Clerk Vacancy Details

Exam Name: SBI Clerk 2019
Exam Conducting Body: State Bank of India (SBI)
Exam Level: All India
Post Name: Junior Associate
Exam Mode: Online
Total Number of Vacancies: 8301

Junior Associate Regular Vacancies Backlog Vacancies
Circle Category Vacancy Details PWD Ex-


Category Vacancy Details


Ahmedabad 255 35 75 135 500 7 6 7 50 23
Amarawati 200 64 28 108 400 5 6 5 40 18
Bangalore 51 15 7 27 100 2 1 1 10 5 36 11 198 245
Bhopal 403 110 194 93 800 11 10 11 80 36 145 260 405
Bengal 322 140 31 137 630 8 9 8 63 28 39 5 26 70
Bhubaneswar 275 88 121 66 550 8 7 7 55 25 20 23 43
Chandigarh 316 143 7 134 600 8 9 7 61 27
Chennai 188 65 3 94 350 5 4 5 35 16 52 52
Delhi 105 28 10 42 185 2 3 3 18 8
Hyderabad 57 17 7 29 110 2 1 2 11 5 145 145
Jaipur 100 34 26 40 200 2 3 3 20 9
Kerala 157 24 3 66 250 3 3 4 25 11


454 185 8 238 885 11 12 11 88 40 85 85
Mumbai 410 73 67 200 750 10 10 10 75 34


252 23 115 70 460 6 6 7 46 20 1 1
Patna 243 67 9 111 430 6 6 5 43 19 22 22
Total 3788 1111 711 1590 7200 96 96 96 720 324 569 303 229 1101

SBI Clerk 2019 Important Dates

SBI has released the official notification regarding SBI Clerk 2019 examination. The candidates are required to go through the official schedule so as to attend all the necessary events related to this recruitment procedure. The dates are mentioned here:

Exam Event Exam Dates
SBI Clerk Online Registration Starting Date 3rd week of January 2019
Last date to Submit SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form 2nd week of February 2019
SBI Clerk 2019 Admit Card – Preliminary Exam Release Date 1st week of June 2019
SBI Clerk Preliminary 2019 Exam Date June 2019
SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam Result Declaration Date After 20 to 25 Days of Exam
SBI Clerk 2019 Admit Card – Main Exam Release Date 4th week of July 2019
SBI Clerk Main Exam Date 1st week of August 2019
SBI Clerk Main Exam Result Declaration Date After 20 to 25 Days of Exam

SBI Clerk 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates need to verify their eligibility first before applying for the Exam of SBI Clerk 2019. These eligibility conditions are laid down by the exam authority and are identically applicable to each and every aspirant. Read the eligibility criteria here.

Criteria 1: Academic Qualifications

The applicant must have the bachelor or graduation degree from the recognized university.
Candidates with the integrated dual degree must ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 1 Jan 2019.

Criteria 2: Age

The aspirants must be in the range of 20 years to 28 years which means that the candidate must have been born not earlier than 2.01.1990 and not later than 1.01.1998.

SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form

SBI has released the application form for SBI Clerk Exam 2019. The forms are available in the online mode and the students need to fill them with extreme care. Before filling the form, it is advised to read the official instructions first so as to avoid mistakes. The registration procedure is mentioned here for the candidate’s sake of convenience.

  • The candidates need to open the official website of SBI Clerk which is mentioned in the post so as to commence the form filling procedure.
  • Fill the required details in the form and make sure that the entered information is correct and accurate.
  • Once you are done with adding information, upload the scanned images of photo and signature in the online form of SBI Clerk 2019 Recruitment. The scanned files should meet the system’s requirement otherwise it will be discarded.
  • After ensuring the correctness of added particulars, the candidates are advised to remit the application fee which is Rs 600 for general category candidates and Rs 100 for reserved category aspirants.
  • On the successful transaction, an e – receipt will be generated which should be kept safe and secure by the candidates till the end.

SBI Clerk 2019 Admit Card

The admit card for the Exam of SBI Clerk 2019 will be uploaded as per the notified schedule. This document is obligatory to bring in the examination hall. No aspirant shall be permitted to enter the examination hall in the absence of the admit card. This is the official document which is issued to those aspirants who have completed their application form properly and on time. The aspirant needs to present the admit card on the invigilator’s demand.

The admit card for the exam of SBI Clerk 2019 shall be made available in the online mode and the aspirants can easily obtain the same by using the login details such as registration number and password. It is advised to keep the admit card in proper condition.

SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Pattern

It is important for the candidates to go through the exam pattern at least once so as to know the SBI Clerk 2019 Exam structure properly.

Mode: The Exam will be held in the computer-based or online mode.

Type: The exam will be objective in nature.

Marking scheme: one – fourth marks will be penalized for each incorrect answer.

For Prelims:

  • Duration: 1 Hour or 60 minutes
  • Sections: There will be THREE sections in the question paper.
  • No. of questions: There will be 100 questions in total.
  • Maximum marks: The exam will be of 100 marks.

For Mains:

  • Sections: There will be FOUR sections.
  • No. of questions: There will be 190 questions in total.
  • Maximum marks: The Exam of SBI Clerk 2019 will be of total 200 marks.
  • Duration: 2 Hours and 40 minutes

SBI Clerk 2019 Syllabus

In order to prepare in an organized manner, it is important to read the syllabus for an examination which includes the important topics and subtopics. The questions will be framed strictly as according to the syllabus. It includes:

  • English Language
  • Reasoning
  • Numerical Ability
  • General Awareness

SBI Clerk 2019 Answer Key

Soon after the completion of the exam, the official authority i.e. SBI will issue an answer key for the candidates. This answer key comprises the exact answers to each and every question of the exam paper. The candidates can avail the answer key and calculate their marks. It will be released only in the online mode. The link to download the same will be published here soon.

SBI Clerk 2019 Result

The result for the SBI Clerk 2019 Recruitment Exam will be released as per schedule. It is important to note that a separate result will be issued for prelims and mains exam. Those candidates who qualify the prelims will be then called to join the main recruitment exam. The result will be declared in the online mode and can be easily checked by the aspirants. Final selection of the aspirants will be done on the basis of the merit list which will be prepared as according to the candidate’s performance in the main examination.

SBI Clerk 2019 Cutoff

The Cutoff is known as the minimum marks that a candidate will have to score so as to qualify that recruitment stage. The official authority shall release the cutoff for SBI Clerk 2019 Exam soon. It will be available in the online mode and serves as the benchmark that has to be cleared by the candidates. The link to download the cutoff marks shall be given soon.

SBI Clerk 2019 Selection Procedure

In order to join SBI as a clerk, the candidates need to qualify each and every level of the selection process. The aspirants will be selected on the basis of the online preliminary exam, which is then followed by the main examination. Both exams are qualifying in nature. However, the scores of preliminary exam shall not be added to the final merit list.

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