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SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Check Detailed Prelims and Mains Exam Pattern Here

Updated Wed, 12 May 2021 01:32 PM IST
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SBI Clerk 2021 Exam notification was released on April 26, 2021. The preliminary exam is scheduled to be held in the month of June while the mains exam is scheduled to be held on July 31, 2021. It is important for candidates to know the pattern of SBI Clerk exam in order to prepare well for the exam. In this article, we have explained the exam pattern of SBI Clerk exam in detail, so that it is easier for candidates to understand their way to preparation. 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021

State Bank of India will be conductin SBI Clerk exam to recruit eligible and interested candidates for 5054 vacancies that have been announced. The selection process of SBI Clerk exam consists of three stages:
  • Preliminary Exam
  • Mains Exam
  • Language Proficiency Test
Candidates who appear for SBI Clerk exam have to appear for Preliminary exam. Candidates who qualify the preliminary exam appear for Mains exam. Candidates who qualify both, preliminary exam as well as mains exam appear for the Language Proficiency Test. Candidates who clear all the three stages are finally appointed for the post. 

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Preliminary Exam (Prelims)

The Preliminary examination is an online objective type exam consisting of 100 questions from subjects like English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning. This exam is of qualifying nature. The total time allotted to candidates is one hour. A overall cut-off and section wise cut-off is set for each subject. Candidates have to clear the subject-wise cut-off as well as the overall cut-off to be able to clear the preliminary examination. Candidates can check the exam pattern of the preliminary exam below:

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Subject No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
English Language 30 30 20 minutes
Numerical Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Reasoning 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes
 
NOTE: There is negative marking in the preliminary examination. 1/4th of the mark assigned to the question will be deducted in case the answer is wrong. Bank will shortlist adequate number of candidates from each category who will appear for the Mains examination.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Mains Exam

This exam is also objective type. Questions in the exam will be bilingual except for English Language. A total of 190 questions are asked. Questions are asked from subjects such as General/Financial Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude and General English. The detailed exam pattern of the Mains exam is as follows:
 
Subject No. of Questions Total Marks Duration
General/Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
General English 40 40 35 minutes
Total 190 200 2 hours 40 minutes
 
NOTE: There is negative marking in the Mains exam as well. 1/4th of the mark assigned to the question will be deducted in case the answer is wrong. Candidates who qualify the Mains exam are called for the Language Proficiency Test.

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2021: Language Proficiency Test

Language Proficiency Test is conducted to check the proficiency of the candidates in the local language of the State they have chosen to work in. Candidates have to produce their 10th and 12th Board marksheet/ certificate to prove that they have studied the local language for which they have opted. Such candidates will not have to appear for the Language Proficiency Test. For other candidates, Language Proficiency Test will be conducted after provisional selection but before joining. 

Candidates can check the details of the SBI Clerk 2021 Exam Notification by clicking on the link given below:
SBI Clerk 2021: Notification out for 5454 Junior Associate Post, Apply Online @sbi.co.in; Check here for details

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