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SBI Clerk 2020

Dear SBI Clerk Aspirants

You can check the Important Dates, Pattern, Syllabus, Cutoff and also download the SBI Clerk Previous year papers below. 

SBI Clerk Notification 2020 – Important Dates

SBI Clerk 2020 RecruitmentDate (Tentative)
SBI Clerk 2020 apply online dateApril 20, 2020
Last date to apply for SBI Clerk examMay 10, 2020
SBI Clerk 2020 Admit Card – PrelimsJune 06, 2020
SBI Clerk 2020 exam date – PrelimsJune 23, 24 & 30, 2020
SBI Clerk 2020 Result – PrelimsJuly 2020
SBI Clerk Mains Admit CardJuly 23, 2020
SBI Clerk 2020 Exam date – MainAugust 05, 2020
SBI Clerk Main ResultAugust 2020
Release of final merit listSeptember 2020

In an ideal situation, you should start their preparation from last year’s papers, and find out their shortcomings and accordingly prepare for the exam.

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020

Know detailed SBI clerk syllabus 2020 for prelims and mains before start preparation.

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020 – Prelims

SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020 for Prelims exam: SBI clerk prelims exam has 100 objective type questions related to 3 well-known sections, the English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning. It is 60 minutes long and each section has 20 minutes fixed duration.

Below Table shows the SBI Clerk Syllabus 2020 (prelims exam) for English language, reasoning ability, and quantitative aptitude sections.

ReasoningNumerical AbilityEnglish Language
Puzzle and ArrangementNumber SeriesReading Comprehension
InequalitySimplification/ApproximationCloze Test
SyllogismQuadratic EquationFillers
Coding-DecodingData InterpretationSpotting Errors
Blood RelationsData SufficiencySentence Improvement
Direction SensesMiscellaneousFill in the Blanks
Order and Ranking

SBI Clerk Mains Syllabus 2020

SBI clerk mains exam has 4 sections, 190 objective type questions for 200 marks. The time allotted for the SBI clerk mains exam is 2 hours & 40 minutes. Similar to prelims, the main exam also has fixed timing for each section.

Below Table represents the SBI Clerk mains Syllabus 2020 for Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude, English Language. Banking and Computer Awareness sections.

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish LanguageGeneral/Economy/ Banking AwarenessComputer Awareness
Logical ReasoningSimplificationReading ComprehensionFinancial AwarenessInternet
Alphanumeric SeriesProfit & LossGrammarCurrent AffairsMemory
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet TestMixtures & AllegationsVocabularyGeneral KnowledgeKeyboard Shortcuts
Data SufficiencySimple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesVerbal AbilityStatic AwarenessComputer Abbreviation
Coded InequalitiesWork & TimeWord AssociationBanking and Financial AwarenessMicrosoft Office
Seating ArrangementTime & DistanceSentence ImprovementComputer Hardware
PuzzleMensuration, Cylinder, Cone, SpherePara JumblesComputer Software
TabulationData InterpretationCloze TestOperating System
SyllogismRatio & Proportion, PercentageError SpottingNetworking
Blood RelationsNumber SystemsFill in the blanksComputer Fundamentals /Terminologies
Input OutputSequence & Series
Coding DecodingPermutation, Combination &Probability

SBI Clerk Exam Pattern 2020

There are two stages that you must clear to get selected as a clerk in SBI, they are a Preliminary exam which is followed by the Main examination. Here we provide information regarding the exam pattern and its syllabus.

SBI Clerk Prelims Exam Pattern

Name of SectionQuestionsMarksDuration
English Language303020 min
Numerical Ability353520 min
Reasoning Ability353520 min
Total10010060 min
  • This is the first stage of the SBI clerk examination which aims at filtering eligible candidates for the main exam.
  • The exam is conducted online at various authorized centers spread across the country.
  • The SBI clerk prelims exam is bilingual that available in both the English and Hindi languages, except for the English section.
  • The question paper of this exam has 100 questions in the form of MCQs.
  • The exam includes questions on subjects such as Numerical ability, reasoning ability, and the English language.
  • Each section has 20 minutes fixed duration, thus the total time for the exam is 1 hour.
  • There is a negative marking system in this exam, and if candidates give a wrong answer, then 1/4th marks will be deducted.

SBI Clerk Mains Exam Pattern

Name Of SectionQuestionsMarksDuration
General/Financial Awareness505035 min
General English404035 min
Quantitative Aptitude505045 min
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 min
Total1902002 hr 40 Min
  • The main examination for the SBI Clerk position is also held online.
  • It contains 190 MCQs, and the maximum score is of 200 marks.
  • The duration of the SBI clerk exam is 2 hours 45 minutes. It is clear that for each section, a fixed timing allotted.
  • The questions in this exam cover subjects such as Quantitative Aptitude, General and Financial Awareness, General English, Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude.
  • The question paper is provided in both English as well as the Hindi language.
  • Just like the preliminary exam, negative marking is applicable in the mains too. 1/4th mark is deducted for every wrong answer.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut off 2018

State NameCut Off
Uttar Pradesh69.25
Madhya Pradesh66.25
West Bengal66.50
Andhra Pradesh71
Tamil Nadu60
Himachal Pradesh68.75

SBI Clerk Mains Cut off 2018

State NameCut-Off
Uttar Pradesh96.00
Madhya Pradesh92.60
Tamil Nadu93.75
Himachal Pradesh98.25
West Bengal95.30

Last Year Question Papers –

These last year papers will help you to better prepare for the exams by understanding the type of questions that usually come in the exam and give a fair idea of the difficulty of the questions. SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Paper will act as model papers or sample papers and help you to understand the syllabus, pattern and how the pattern and difficulty levels have evolved over the years.

SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Paper: 2018

1. SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Paper Prelims

2. SBI Clerk Previous Year Question Paper Mains

SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Paper: 20162017

1.SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Prelims Paper 2017

2.SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Prelims Paper 

3. SBI Clerk Previous Year Solved Question Mains Paper 
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