Website State Bank of India
The origin of the State Bank of India goes back to the first decade of the nineteenth century with the establishment of the Bank of Calcutta in Calcutta on 2 June 1806. Three years later the bank received its charter and was re-designed as the Bank of Bengal (2 January 1809).
No. of Vacancy : 2200(SC-351, ST-231, OBC-590, GN-1028)
Qualification : Graduation in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by the Central Government. Those who are in the Final Year/Semester of their Graduation may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before 31.08.2016. Candidates having Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31.08.2016. Candidates possessing qualification of Chartered Accountant may also apply.
moluments : Presently, the starting basic pay is Rs 27,620/
Age Limit: (As on 01.04.2016) Not below 21 years and not above 30 years as on 01.04.2016 i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1986 and not later than 01.04.1995 (both days inclusive).
Fee : SC/ST/PWD : Rs.100/- (Intimation Charges only), General, OBC : Rs.600/- (App. Fee including intimation charges)
Selection Procedure :
Phase-I: Preliminary Examination:
Preliminary Examination 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:
- English Language : 30 Questions
- Quantitative Aptitude : 35 Questions
- Reasoning Ability : 35 Questions
Phase – II: Main Examination:
Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 50 marks.Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.
(I) Objective Test: The Objective Test of 3 hours duration consists of 4 sections for total 200 marks. The Objective Test will have separate timing for every section. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank.
- Reasoning & Computer Aptitude : 45 Questions
- Data Analysis & Interpretation : 35 Questions
- General/Economy/Banking Awareness : 40 Questions
- English Language : 35 Questions
(ii) Descriptive Test: The Descriptive Test of 30 minutes duration with 50 marks will be a Test of English Language (Letter Writing & Essay). The candidates are required to qualify in the Descriptive Test by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. Descriptive Test paper of only those candidates will be evaluated who have scored qualifying marks in the Objective Tests and are placed adequately high as per total marks in Objective Test.
Phase – III: Group Discussion (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks) The aggregate marks of candidates qualifying in both the Objective Tests and the Descriptive Test will be arranged in descending order in each category
Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)
|Commencement of on-line registration of application||04/05/2016|
|Closure of registration of application||24/05/2016|
|Closure for editing application details||24/05/2016|
|Last date for printing your application||08/06/2016|
|Online Fee Payment||04/05/2016 to 24/05/2016|
Note : PRE-Examination Training : Bank may arrange pre-examination training at certain centres for SC/ST/Religious Minority Community candidates .