State Bank of India has released the clerical cadre recruitment notification for filling up the following 8424 Vacancies of Junior Associate (Customer Support and Sales). Eligible Indian citizens can apply online for the SBI Clerk JA Recruitment Exam through the website sbi.co.in up to 07th Dec 2023. SBI Clerk Bharti Junior Associate 2023-2024 like vacancy details, online application form, salary, eligibility, selection process, exam centre, admit card etc latest info is given below.
SBI Clerk Junior Associate Recruitment Exam 2023-24
Pay Scale – Rs 17900-1000/ 3-20900-1230/ 3-24590-1490/ 4-30550-1730/ 7-42600-3270/ 1-45930-1990/ 1-47920 with starting Basic Pay Rs 19900 (Rs 17900 plus two advance increments admissible to graduates).
Age Limit – 20 to 28 years as on 01.04.2023 i.e. candidates must have been born between 02.04.1995 and 01.04.2003 (both days inclusive). Relaxation in upper age limit for SC, ST, OBC, PWD, Ex-Servicemen and other categories will be applicable as per Govt rules.
Educational Qualification – Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University. Candidates appearing in the Final Year/ Semester of 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 on or before 31.12.2023.
SBI Junior Associate (Clerk) Vacancy Details
Total Number of Vacancies – 8424 Posts (including 141 Backlog Vacancies).
State-wise distribution of Regular Vacancies:
Gujarat-820, Andhra Pradesh-50, Karnataka-450, Madhya Pradesh-288, Chhattisgarh-212, Odisha-72, Haryana-267, Jammu & Kashmir UT-88, Himachal Pradesh-180, Ladakh UT-50, Punjab-180, Tamil Nadu-171, Puducherry-04, Telangana-525, Rajasthan-940, West Bengal-114, A&N Islands-20, Sikkim-04, Uttar Pradesh-1781, Maharashtra-100, Delhi-437, Uttarakhand-215, Arunachal Pradesh-69, Assam-430, Manipur-26, Meghalaya-77, Mizoram-17, Nagaland-40, Tripura-26, Bihar-415, Jharkhand-165, Kerala-47 and Lakshadweep-03.
State-wise distribution of Backlog Vacancies:
Gujarat-82, Karnataka-32, Madhya Pradesh-14, Chhattisgarh-03, Rajasthan-05, Uttar Pradesh-01, Delhi-01, Uttarakhand-02 and Lakshadweep-01.
Download the official recruitment notification below for SBI Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) vacancy details for General/ SC/ ST/ OBC/ EWS/ PWD/ Ex-Serviceman/ Disabled category.
SBI Clerk JA Selection Process and Exam Pattern
SBI Junior Associate (Clerk) selection process consists of online tests in 02 phases as preliminary exam (phase-1) & main exam (phase-2) and test of specified opted local language as per the exam pattern below. There will be negative marking for wrong answers in the both Preliminary Examination and Main Examination. 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Phase 1 (Preliminary Examination):
SBI Clerk Preliminary Exam paper will be of maximum 100 Marks (100 objective type questions) of total 01 Hour duration consisting of three sections as follows:
- English Language: 30 Questions (20 Minutes duration)
- Numerical Ability: 35 Questions (20 Minutes duration)
- Reasoning Ability: 35 Questions (20 Minutes duration)
Phase 2 (Main Examination):
Qualified candidates of Preliminary Exam will be called for the Main Exam. Junior Associates (Clerk) Main Exam paper will be of maximum 200 Marks (190 objective type questions) of total 02 Hours 40 Minutes duration consisting of four sections as follows:
- General/Financial Awareness: 50 Questions of 50 Marks (35 minutes duration)
- General English: 40 Questions of 40 Marks (35 minutes duration)
- Quantitative Aptitude: 50 Questions of 50 Marks (45 minutes duration)
- Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude: 50 Questions of 60 Marks (45 minutes duration)
Test of Specified Opted Local Language – Candidates provisionally shortlisted from the main online exam will have to undergo a local language test.
Final selection will be made on the basis of candidate’s performance in the main examination subject to verification of eligibility and qualifying in test of specified opted local language. A waiting list of up to 50% of State and category wise vacancies will be maintained. Candidates will be released from this waitlist on quarterly basis against non-joining and resignation out of the current batch only.
See also: RBI Assistant Recruitment Exam Vacancies
Preliminary, Main and Pre Exam Training Centres
State-wise tentative list of SBI Clerk (Junior Associate) Preliminary Examination, Main and Pre-Exam Training Centres is as follows:
Andaman & Nicobar Island – Port Blair.
Andhra Pradesh – Anantpur, Bhimavaram, Chirala, Gudur, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nandyal, Narasaraopet, Nellore, Rajahmundry, Rajampet, Srikakulam, Tadepalligudem, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vishakhapatnam and Vizianagaram.
Arunachal Pradesh – Naharlagun.
Assam – Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar and Tezpur.
Bihar – Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna and Purnea.
Chandigarh – Chandigarh-Mohali.
Chhattisgarh – Bhilai Nagar, Bilaspur and Raipur.
Goa – Madgaon and Panaji.
Gujarat – Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar, Anand, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat and Vadodara.
Haryana – Ambala, Faridabad and Gurugram.
Himachal Pradesh – Bilaspur, Hamirpur and Mandi.
Jammu & Kashmir – Jammu and Samba.
Jharkhand – Dhanbad, Hazaribagh, Jamshedpur and Ranchi.
Karnataka – Ballari, Bengaluru, Belgaum, Davangere, Gulbarga, Hassan, Hubli – Dharwad, Mandya, Mangalore, Mysore, Shimoga and Udupi.
Kerala – Alappuzha, Idukki, Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram and Thrissur.
Lakshadweep – Kavaratti.
Madhya Pradesh – Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Satna and Ujjain.
Maharashtra – Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Palghar, Pune, Raigad, Sangli, Satara and Solapur.
Manipur – Imphal.
Meghalaya – Shillong.
Mizoram – Aizawl.
Nagaland – Dimapur and Kohima.
Delhi NCR – Delhi NCR (All NCR cities).
Odisha – Balasore, Berhampur (Ganjam), Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Rourkela and Sambalpur.
Puducherry – Puducherry.
Punjab – Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Mohali and Patiala.
Rajasthan – Ajmer, Bikaner, Hanumangarh, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar and Udaipur.
Sikkim – Bardang-Gangtok.
Tamil Nadu – Chennai, Coimbatore, Erode, Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, Nagercoil, Ramanathapuram, Salem, Thanjavur, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore and Virudhunagar.
Telangana – Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Mahabubnagar, Nalgonda, Nizamabad and Warangal.
Tripura – Agartala.
Uttar Pradesh – Agra, Aligarh, Prayagraj (Allahabad), Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Noida & Gr. Noida and Varanasi.
Uttarakhand – Dehradun, Haldwani and Roorkee.
West Bengal – Asansol, Durgapur, Greater Kolkata, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani and Siliguri.
Online Application Form, Important Dates and Notification
Eligible and desirous candidates can submit online application form for the SBI Clerk or Junior Associate Bank Vacancies through the website sbi.co.in up to 07th Dec 2023.
Before applying online, keep ready a scanned (digital) image of your photograph (200×230 pixels), signature (140×60 pixels), left hand thumb impression (240×240 pixels) and hand-written declaration (800×400 pixels) in JPG or JPEG format. You can apply for vacancies in one State only. Candidates must have a valid Email ID and Mobile number to get Call letter, advices etc by Email/ SMS.
After successful submission of online application, take a print out of system generated form for reference and future requirements. The printout of online application is not required to send to the SBI Bank. You are advised to follow the instructions and fill all the necessary details carefully while submitting online form.
SC/ ST/ PWD/ ESM/ DESM – Nil.
GEN/ OBC/ EWS – Rs 750/- (application fee incl intimation charges).
Requisite application fee can be remitted online by using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking.
Last date of registration of form and fee payment – 07th Dec 2023
Last date for printing the application – 22nd Dec 2023
Preliminary Exam date – Jan 2024 (Tentatively)
Main Exam date – Feb 2024 (Tentatively)
Apply online for the State Bank of India Clerk (Junior Associate) Recruitment by visiting at the direct link below. For more details about SBI Clerk Bharti 2023-2024, you can download the Official Recruitment Notification (Advertisement No. CRPD/CR/2023-24/27) in pdf format.
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