State Bank of India (SBI) conducts various exams such as SBI PO, SBI Clerk, and SBI SO. It is one of the biggest businesses in the nation having approx 250,033 employees as on 31 March. SBI has been giving its administrations in India as one of the biggest banking recruitment authority. Candidate aiming to get a bank job can take part in SBI Recruitment 2021. SBI conducts exams at various centers of India. The exam pattern contains 3 phase. Phase 1 SBI Preliminary exam, Phase 2 SBI Mains Exam, and Phase 3 Group Exercises & Interview. The stages of the exam process can differ with different types of exams. Get details about SBI Recruitment 2021 in the following article
SBI Recruitment 2021
Application Form Availability Date
SBI SO Exam
SBI PO Exam
For the post of Clerk:
Candidate must hold a valid degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
The age of the candidate must not be below 20 years and not above 28 years.
For the post of PO:
Candidate must be a graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government.
The appearing candidates of their Graduation may also apply provisionally.
The candidates with Chartered Accountant certification may also apply.
The age of the candidate must be 21 Years to 30 Years.
For the post of SO:
Candidates must have an MBA in Marketing/Finance or equivalent degree from a recognized Institute with relevant work experience.
Applicants should pass B.E./B.Tech from recognized University/ Institute with relevant work experience to apply for relevant posts.
The age of the candidate should be 24 Years and the maximum age should be 40 Years.
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Steps to Apply SBI Recruitment Exam
Online registration and filling up basic details
Uploading scanned images of photograph and signature
Providing a choice of post, academic qualification, and language choice
Preview of application form
Payment of application fees
Application Fees can be paid in online mode only using debit card/credit card/internet banking.
The Fees once paid will not be refunded.
The Fees Structure of SBI SO has been explained below:
General and OBC
600/- (Application Fee including intimation charges)
Pre Exam for Junior Assistant/ Probationary Officer
No. of Question
Main Exam for Junior Assistant
No. of Question
Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude
2 hours 40 minutes
Main Exam for Probationary Officier
Name of Tests
No. of Questions
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
Data Analysis & Interpretation
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness
Pattern for SO
No. of Questions
Syllabus for SBI Recruitment Exam
Major papers commonly involved the questions of English, General Awareness, Computer Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, Analytical Reasoning, and Verbal Ability.
Best Books to Prepare for SBI Recruitment Exam
The following are some of the famous books of which you can take help for preparing for banking exams. Make sure you choose your book precisely and thorough them well before an exam appears.
Analytical Reasoning by M K Pandey
Reasoning Test by Jaikishan, Premkishan
Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal
Quantitative aptitude by R.S Aggarwal
A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal
Quantitative aptitude by Abhijit Guha
General Aptitude by G K P
General awareness basic banking & Financial Issues by Gautam Majumdar
Quantitative aptitude by Kashyap Trivedi, Chirag Trivedi
General Banking and Economic Awareness by Kiran Prakashan
Computer Networks by Andrew S. Tanenbaum
General awareness Kit by Bright Ps
Computer Architecture by JL Hennessy
The Elements of Computer Systems by Noam Nisan, Shimon, Schocken
Computer Fundamentals by Pradeep Sinha, Priti Sinha