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SBI Clerk 2023-24, Prelims Result Link, Mains Admit Card

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Date 2024: The State Bank of India (SBI) is conducting the SBI Clerk 2023-24 Examination to recruit eligible candidates for 8773 Junior Associate/Clerical Cadre posts. The selection of the candidates will be done through the Prelims and Mains Exam. The SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024 has been released and the Mains Exam will be conducted on 25th February & 4th March 2024. Those who get selected for the Junior Assistant post will perform duties of clerical level and will receive a salary of Rs 26,000/- to Rs 29,000/- per month. Go through this page to get the latest SBI Clerk Prelims and Mains Syllabus and Exam Pattern. In this article, we have provided the detailed SBI Clerk Mains exam date, Prelims Result link, SBI Clerk Salary, and other details.

SBI Clerk 2023-24 Exam

The SBI Clerk Exam is a competitive examination conducted by the State Bank of India (SBI) to recruit candidates for the position of Junior Associate (Customer Support and Sales) in its various branches across the country. Candidates who are within the age limit of 20-28 years and passed a Bachelor’s Degree applied for the post on the official website. The exam is held annually it is a competitive test held in two stages: Preliminary and Main exams. The exam evaluates candidates on English, Numerical Ability, Reasoning, and more. Those who pass both stages are considered for selection based on merit.

Latest Update: SBI has released the SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024 along with Cut off and Score card on 15th February 2024. Check Prelims result here and download the SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card through the link shared below.

SBI Clerk 2023

The SBI Clerk Exam Date 2024 for Mains has been announced by the State Bank of India (SBI) for 8773 Junior Associate posts (Clerical Cadre) and it will be conducted on 25th Feb and 4th March 2024. The Call Letter for the Exam has been made available on the official website. Go through the overview table for SBI Recruitment 2023-24 highlights.

SBI Clerk 2023 Notification
Name Of The Organization State Bank of India
Name Of The Posts Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales)
SBI Clerk 2023 Vacancy 8773
SBI Clerk Application Dates 2023 17th November – 7th December 2023 10th December 2023
Frequency of Exam Once a year
Selection Process Prelims- Mains
Category Bank Jobs
Mode of Exam Online
Salary Rs 26,000/- to Rs 29,000/-
Job Location Across India
Official Website

SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024 Out

The State Bank of India has released the SBI Clerk Result 2024 on its official website at on 15th February 2024. The Prelims result has been declared along with the SBI Clerk Score Card 2024 and cut-off. Click on the link below to check the SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024.

SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024– Click to Check

SBI Clerk 2023-24 Important Dates

The candidates must have a basic idea of the important highlights of the SBI clerk notification. As per the SBI Clerk 2023 schedule, the Mains Exam is scheduled to be held on 25th February and 4th March 2024. In the table, you can check the details of the SBI Clerk Exam Date 2023 for prelims & main stages.

SBI Clerk 2023 Events Dates
SBI Clerk 2023 Notification 16th November 2023
SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Date 2024 5th, 6th, 11th, and 12th January 2024
SBI Clerk Prelims Result 2024 15th February 2024
SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card 2024 15th February 2024
SBI Clerk Mains Exam Date 2024 25th February and 4th March 2024

SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card 2024 Out

The SBI Clerk Admit Card 2024 for Mains Exam has been released on 15th February 2024 for the Exam to be held on 25th February 2024 and 4th March 2024. Candidates will need the SBI Clerk Admit Card to gain entry to the exam hall. The SBI Clerk Admit Card 2024 contains crucial information regarding the exam like the exam date, center, shift timing, and instructions. Click on the link below to download the SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card 2024.

SBI Clerk Mains Admit Card 2024 Out- Click to Download

SBI Clerk Notification PDF

The direct link to download the SBI Clerk Notification 2023 for Junior Associates (Customer Support and Sales) has been shared below. The SBI Clerk Notification 2023 contains the details of the SBI Clerk Recruitment like detailed vacancy, eligibility criteria, selection process, and much more. Download and go through the SBI Clerk Notification PDF.

Download the SBI Clerk 2023 Notification PDF

SBI Clerk Vacancy 2023 for Junior Associate Posts

A total of 8773 vacancies have been released for the SBI Clerk 2023. A total of 8283 regular vacancies and 490 backlog vacancies have been released for the SBI Clerk Junior Associate 2023. The highest number of vacancies is for Uttar Pradesh state. Candidates can check the vacancy bifurcation of the SBI Clerk 2023 in the tables below.

SBI Clerk Vacancy 2023 for Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales)
Circle State/UT SC ST OBC EWS GEN Total
Ahmedabad Gujarat 57 123 221 82 337 820
Amaravati Andhra Pradesh 08 03 13 05 21 50
Bengaluru Karnataka 72 31 121 45 181 450
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 43 57 43 28 117 288
Chhattisgarh 25 67 12 21 87 212
Bhubaneswar Odisha 11 15 08 07 31 72
Chandigarh/New Delhi Haryana 50 71 26 120 267
Chandigarh Jammu & Kashmir 07 09 23 08 41 88
Himachal Pradesh 45 07 36 18 74 180
Ladakh UT 04 05 13 05 23 50
Punjab 52 37 18 73 180
Chennai Tamil Nadu 32 01 46 17 75 171
Pondicherry 01 03 04
Hyderabad Telangana 84 36 141 52 212 525
Jaipur Rajasthan 159 122 188 94 377 940
Kolkata West Bengal 26 05 25 11 47 114
A&N Islands 01 05 02 12 20
Sikkim 04 04
Lucknow/New Delhi Uttar Pradesh 373 17 480 178 733 1781
Maharashtra/Mumbai Metro Maharashtra 10 08 26 10 46 100
New Delhi Delhi 65 32 117 43 180 437
Uttarakhand 38 06 27 21 123 215
North Eastern Arunachal Pradesh 31 06 32 69
Assam 30 51 116 43 190 430
Manipur 08 03 02 13 26
Meghalaya 33 03 07 34 77
Mizoram 07 01 09 17
Nagaland 18 04 18 40
Tripura 04 08 02 12 26
Patna Bihar 66 04 112 41 192 415
Jharkhand 19 42 19 16 69 165
Thiruvananthapuram Kerala 04 12 04 27 47
Lakshadweep 01 02 03
Total 1284 748 1919 817 3515 8283

The details of the SBI Clerk Backlog Vacancy for 2023 have been tabulated below.

Category Backlog Vacancy
PwD 92
ESM 257
Total 490

SBI Clerk 2023 Online Application Form

State Bank of India (SBI) has closed its online window for accepting applications regarding SBI Clerk 2023 Recruitment on its official website every year.

SBI Clerk 2023 Application Fee

The application fee for SBI Clerk 2023 is similar to last year’s application fee as decided by SBI. You will have to pay the application fee in order to successfully fill out the application form for the SBI Clerk Notification 2023. The SBI Clerk Application fee has been shown below in the table.

Sr. No. Category Application Fees
2. General/OBC/EWS Rs. 750/-
(Application fees including intimation charges)


Steps to Apply for SBI Clerk Recruitment 2023

Follow the steps provided below to apply for SBI Clerk 2023-

  1. Step 1- Visit the official website of SBI
  2. Step 2- Enter your respective credentials for the registration process.
  3. Step 3- After successful registration, candidates will be given a provisional registration number and password generated by the system. Candidates are advised to save these details for further use.
  4. Step 4- Upload scanned photograph and signature as per the guidelines in the notification and enter submit.
  5. Step 5- Now enter educational details and other relevant details.
  6. Step 6- Click on the preview tab to preview and verify the entire application before submitting it.
  7. Step 7- After verifying click on the final submit button and click on the payment tab to proceed with payment.
  8. Step 8- After successfully paying the application fee the application process will be completed and candidates will receive a mail or message on the registered email ID/phone number.
  9. Step 9- Save the application form or take a printout for future reference.

SBI Clerk 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must know all about the SBI Clerk eligibility criteria for the various posts. The eligibility criteria such as age limit, educational qualification, etc. are described below.

SBI Clerk Age Limit (As of 01/04/2024)

The minimum age for a candidate to apply for the SBI examination is 20 years old but not more than 28 years old, i.e. candidates must be born not earlier than 02.08.1994 and not later than 01.08.2002 (both days inclusive as per the previous year’s notification). Besides this, there is age relaxation relevant to category-wise candidates as per the government rules:

S.No Category Age Relaxation
1. SC/ST 05 Years (33 years)
2 OBC 03 Years (31 years)
3. PWD (General/EWS) 10 Years (38 years)
4. PWD (SC/ST) 15 Years (43 years)
5. PWD (OBC) 13 Years (41 years)
6. Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen
  • The actual period of service rendered in defense services + 3 years
  • 8 years for disabled Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST subject to a max. age of 50 years.
7. Widows, Divorced, Women (No Married) 7 years (subject to the maximum age limit of 35 years for General/EWS, 38 years for OBC & 40 years for SC/ST candidates)


SBI Clerk 2023 Nationality

  1. Indian Citizenship
  2. A Subject of  Nepal or Bhutan OR
  3. A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanent settlement OR
  4. A Person of Indian Origin (PIO) who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, or East African countries of Zaire, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Ethiopia, or Malawi, with the intention of permanent settlement in India OR
  5. Candidates belonging to categories 2, 3, and 4 must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Govt of India in their favor.

SBI Clerk 2023 Educational Qualification (As of 31/12/2023)

(a) He/she must hold a valid degree in any discipline from a recognized university.

(b) Candidates having an integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure the date of passing the IDD. Those who are in the final year/semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if provisionally selected, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination.

(c) Matriculate Ex-servicemen, 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 the Armed Forces of the Union are also eligible for the post.

Computer Literacy: Knowledge of computer operation is required for the SBI Clerk exam.


SBI Clerk 2023 Exam Pattern

The SBI Clerk Exam 2023 will be held in two phases, Prelims and Mains. The best part of the SBI Clerk Exam is that there will not be an interview. The SBI Clerk Exam is held once a year in a computer-based online mode at the national level.

Candidates who pass the SBI Clerk preliminary exam will be entitled to take the SBI Clerk mains exam 2023, which will be followed by a local language test. However, one will have to qualify for the SBI Clerk Prelims and Mains Exam. Here we have described more about the SBI Clerk exam pattern for the Prelims and Mains Exam

SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam Pattern 2023

The Question Paper from the SBI Clerk Prelims exam consists of 100 questions of 1 mark each with a time duration of 60 minutes. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

S.No. Section Question Marks Duration
1 English 30 30 20 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern 2023

Main Exam: Online, objective type:

  • This means that the SBI Clerk Mains exam is conducted on a computer, where candidates will answer questions using a computer interface.
  • The questions in the exam are of the objective type, which means that candidates select the correct answer from multiple-choice options.

Total Marks: 200:

  • The maximum achievable score in the SBI Clerk Mains exam is 200 marks. This score is based on how well a candidate performs across all the sections of the exam.

Duration: 2 hours 40 minutes:

  • Candidates have a total of 2 hours and 40 minutes to complete the entire Mains exam.
  • Within this time frame, they need to answer all the questions in the four sections: General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude, and General/Financial Awareness.
  • Each section has a specific time limit, and candidates must manage their time effectively to complete all the questions within the stipulated durations.
Section No. of Questions  Total Marks Duration
General English 40 40 35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes

SBI Clerk 2023 Syllabus

The SBI Clerk Exam Syllabus for the Prelims and Mains are almost same. However, the difficulty level for both differes. The questions in Prelims are easy while it is more difficult in the mains. Candidates can check the SBI Clerk Syllabus 2023 for Prelims and Mains below.

Reasoning Quantitative Ability English Language
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit and Loss Cloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures and Allegations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices Miscellaneous
Coded Inequalities Work and  Time Fill in the blanks
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Tabulation Data Interpretation
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood Relations Number Systems
Input Output Sequence & Series
Coding Decoding Permutation, Combination & Probability

SBI Clerk 2023 Medium of Examination

List of a medium of examination according to state applied for:

State Language
Gujarat English, Hindi, Gujarati
Karnataka English, Hindi, Kannada
Madhya Pradesh English, Hindi
Chhattisgarh English, Hindi
West Bengal English, Hindi, Bengali
A&N Islands Hindi, English
Sikkim English, Hindi
Odisha English, Hindi, Odia
Jammu & Kashmir English, Hindi, Urdu
Ladakh Ladakhi/ Urdu/ Dogri
Himachal Pradesh Hindi, English
Chandigarh Punjabi/ Hindi
Punjab English, Hindi, Punjabi
Tamil Nadu English, Hindi, Tamil
Pondicherry English, Hindi, Tamil
Delhi Hindi, English
Uttarakhand Hindi, English
Haryana English, Hindi, Punjabi
Telangana English, Hindi, Telugu
Rajasthan Hindi, English
Kerala English, Hindi, Malayalam
Lakshadweep English, Hindi, Malayalam
Uttar Pradesh English, Hindi, Urdu
Maharashtra English, Hindi, Marathi
Goa English, Hindi, Konkani
Assam English, Hindi, Assamese /Bengali
Arunachal Pradesh English, Hindi
Manipur English, Hindi, Manipuri
Meghalaya English/Garo/ Khasi
Mizoram English, Hindi
Nagaland English, Hindi
Tripura English, Hindi

SBI Clerk 2023 Selection Process

The SBI Clerk selection process consists of 2 phases (preliminary and mains).

  1. Online Preliminary Examination: A certain number of candidates from different categories will be shortlisted by SBI depending upon the requirements for Online Main Examination.
  2. Online Mains Examination: Candidates are required to score passing marks and above in the main exam to qualify for each section as well as the overall cut-off in the main exam to be eligible for the Final Selection.
  3. Final Result: A merit list will be released under the Final result is declared on the basis of the merit list in the SBI Clerk Mains Exam.
  4. SBI provides allotment to the candidates on the basis of preference made during registration. SBI is thus important for provisional allotment, date of exam and joining dates and other formalities will be informed soon.

SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Papers

Candidates planning to participate in the SBI Clerk Prelims and Main Exam should thoroughly review the SBI Clerk Previous Year Papers to enhance their exam preparation. You can access the Previous Year Question Papers through the provided direct link below.

SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Paper PDFs-Click to Check

SBI Clerk 2023 Salary

SBI provides a handsome and lucrative salary to its employees, the important points for SBI Clerk Salary are as follows:

  • The revised SBI Clerk Pay Scale is Rs.17900-1000/3-20900-1230/3-24590-1490/4-30550-
    1730/7-42600-3270/1-45930-1990/1-47920. The initial salary package of an SBI Clerk in a Metro city like Mumbai has been revised to Rs 29000/- per month including the Dearness Allowance (D.A) & other allowances.
  • The starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates)
  • A candidate will be serving a period of 6 months on probation.
  • Further, the performance of the newly recruited employees will be evaluated before the probation period comes to an end and the probation period of those employees whose performance does not meet the expectation may be extended.

SBI Clerk Salary 2023- Click to Check

SBI Clerk 2023 Pre-Exam Training Centers

SBI offers special training before the exam to some people, like those from specific communities or backgrounds (SC/ST/XS/ Religious Minority Community), as per the government’s rules. If you belong to one of these groups and want to get this training, you can let them know when you apply online, and you’ll have to pay for it yourself.

North India South India East India West India
Agra Bangalore Agartala Ahmedabad
Allahabad Chennai Aizwal Akola
Bareilly Coimbatore Asansol Aurangabad
Chandigarh Ernakulam Bhubaneswar Indore
Dehradun Gulbarga Berhampur (Ganjam) Bhopal
Gorakhpur Hubli Dibrugarh Jabalpur
Jaipur Hyderabad Gangtok Mumbai
Kanpur Madurai Guwahati Nagpur
Lucknow Mysore Imphal Panaji (Goa)
Meerut Port Blair Itanagar Pune
NewDelhi Tirupati Kohima Raipur
Srinagar Vishakhapatnam Kolkata Vadodara
Varanasi Vijayawada Patna


SBI Clerk 2023-24 Cut Off

The SBI Clerk Cut Off 2024 for Prelims Exam has been released by SBI on 15th February 2024 on the official website along with result and score card. Candidates can check the state-wise cut off for Prelims Exam here. Click on the link below to check the cut off marks for all the category candidates.

SBI Clerk Cut Off 2024 Out- Click to Check

SBI Clerk Preparation

Candidates who are going to appear for the SBI Clerk Exam 2023 can check the resources mentioned below to prepare for SBI Clerk 2023. The SBI Clerk Mock Test 2023 Kit and Live Classes will help the candidates cover all topics related to the exam.

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Q1. What is the date for SBI Clerk Mains Exam 2023?

Ans. The SBI Clerk Mains Exam 2023-24 is scheduled to be held on 25th February and 4th March 2024.

Q2. How much is the application fee for SBI Clerk?

Ans. The application fee for General/OBC/EWS is Rs. 750/- and SC/ ST/ PWD/XS is exempted from the SBI Clerk application fee.

Q 3. Is there any interview round for SBI Clerk Selection?

Ans. No, there is no interview round for SBI Clerk recruitment.

Q4. What is the Age Limit for the SBI clerk?

Ans. The age limit for SBI Clerk 2023 is 20-28 years. There is age relaxation for different categories.

Q 5. How can I apply for SBI Clerk Online 2023?

Ans. Candidates can apply for the SBI Clerk Online Application by clicking on the link provided in the article when activated officially. Candidates can also check the instructions to apply online for SBI Clerk Application.

Q 6. Is there any negative marking in the exam?

Ans. Yes, there is a negative marking in the exam. 1/4th marks are deducted for wrong answers.

Q 7. Is SBI Clerk easy to crack?

Ans. With smart preparation with the updated exam pattern and syllabus, you can crack SBI Clerk. SBI Clerk is easier to crack than SBI PO.

If I have cleared the SBI Clerk prelims but didn't clear the mains, do I have to retake the prelims or can I continue attempting the mains?

Certainly! In the scenario where you have successfully cleared the SBI Clerk prelims but unfortunately did not pass the mains, you would be required to retake both the preliminary and mains exams in order to continue with the selection process.