SBI Clerk Jobs 2020 Selection Procedure, Pre & Main Exam Pattern | Syllabus

State Bank of India Clerk Recruitment 2020 Selection Procedure:- The selection process will consist of the online test (preliminary & main examination) and test of specified opted local language.

Official syllabus

  • Phase-I (Pre Exam):- Preliminary Examination (online)
    consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online.
    This test would be of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows
  • The adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by the Bank (approximately 10 times the numbers of vacancies. subject to availability) will be shortlisted for the Main Exam from the list of all candidates arranged in descending order of aggregate marks scored.
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for the question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Name of TestNo of QuestionMarksDuration
English Language303020 Minutes
Numerical Ability353520 Minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
Total1001001 Hour

Mains Examination, SBI Clerk

Phase – II (Main Examination):- The structure of the main examination (online objective type) would be as follows

Name of TestNo of QuestionMarksDuration
General/Financial  Awareness505035 Minutes
General English404035 Minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 Minutes
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 Minutes
Total1902002 Hour 40 Minute
  • Each test will have separate timing as mentioned above.
  • The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English,
    will be bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.
  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th of mark assigned for a question will be deducted for each wrong answer.