SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 | 5237 Associates Online Application from 27th April 2021

SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021: Finally, State Bank of India Junior Associate cum Clerk Vacancy is released now. State Bank of India, the banking behemoth of India is also the most popular employer in India among the youths. No candidates want to miss an opportunity to work with SBI. Here comes the good news that State Bank of India has released the clerical cadre vacancies designated as Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) all over India. Excited Right!, We are also excited about getting this update of SBI Clerk recruitment in 2021.

This is the main reason; we have created this page to elaborate on the latest released SBI Junior Associates Recruitment 2021. Job aspirants if you are searching for banking jobs, especially have a dream to work for SBI can be with us through this page.

Latest Update: SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 is released Now; Application to start from 27th April 2021. Follow this page for the related information.

SBI Jr. Associates cum Cashier Recruitment 2021 | Related Dates

Online Registration starts on 27th April 2021
Online Registration Will Close on 17th May 2021
Preliminary Exam date June 2021
Main Exam Date 31st July 2021

Junior Associates Recruitment in SBI 

The advertisement of clerical cadre vacancies in SBI is one such vacancy announcements that every job aspirants look for every year. And what a great way to start this year! SBI has decided for clerical recruitment during the month of January itself. SBI announced the clerical recruitment vide Advertisement No: CRPD/CR/2021-22/09. Let us jump on to the details of the recruitment details-

Employer Name State Bank of India
Advertised Post Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales)
Number of Vacancies 5237
Scale of Pay Rs.17900 – 47920. The starting Basic Pay is Rs.19900/- (Rs.17900/- plus two advance increments admissible to graduates.

The post of Junior Associates is in the clerical cadre and candidates can apply for the vacancies in one circle only. Candidates are also required to know the local language of the state for which they are applying. A language proficiency test will also be conducted in this regard.

SBI Junior Associates  Recruitment 2021 – Vacancy Details  

Prepare a strategy, we suggest as there are approximately 5237 vacancies which shall be filled up through this recruitment exercise. The vacancies may get revised if the requirement arises. Since you all would be applying for this vacancy announcement, so make your selection carefully while applying. The detailed State-wise vacancies including distribution of vacancies as per categories are given below-

CircleState / UT Vacancies
Ahmedabad Gujarat 902
Amravati Andhra Pradesh 0
Bangalore Karnataka 509
Bhopal Madhya Pradesh 78
Bhopal   Chhattisgarh 120
Bengal West Bengal 273
Bengal A&N Islands15
Bengal   Sikkim 12
Bhubaneshwar Odisha 80
Chandigarh Jammu & Kashmir 12
Chandigarh   Ladakh 8
ChandigarhHimachal Pradesh 180
ChandigarhChandigarh 15
ChandigarhPunjab 295
Chennai Tamil Nadu 520
ChennaiPondicherry 2
Delhi Delhi 80
Delhi Uttarakhand 70
Delhi / Chandigarh Haryana 110
Hyderabad Telangana 275
Jaipur Rajasthan 211
Kerala Kerala 119
KeralaLakshadeep 3
Lucknow / Delhi Uttar Pradesh 368
Maharashtra / Mumbai Metro Maharashtra 640
Maharashtra / Mumbai Metro Goa 10
North Eastern Assam 149
North EasternArunachal Pradesh 15
North Eastern  Manipur 18
North EasternMeghalaya 14
North Eastern   Mizoram20
North EasternNagaland 10
North EasternTripura 19
Patna Bihar 0
PatnaJharkhand 0
  TOTAL 5152

In addition to this, through this recruitment, Special Recruitment Drive for Chandigarh and North Eastern Circle is also announced in this recruitment. The following vacancies will be filled through this recruitment. The breakup of vacancies is as under-

Circle Special Area Vacancies
Chandigarh Kashmir Valley 40
  Leh & kargil Valley 15
North – Eastern Dibang Valley, Tawang etc 10
  Tura 10
  Mokokchung 10
  TOTAL 85

Eligibility to Apply SBI Clerical Recruitment 2021

Followings arê the eligibility criteria to apply for the Junior Associate (Customer Support & Sales) in State Bank of India. Eligible candidates can check this section.

Educational Qualification

To apply for the Junior Associate in State Bank of India, Willing candidates should be a Graduate in any discipline or equivalent from any recognized University as on 16/08/2021. Candidates who do not have the pass certificate but having a certificate from the appropriate authority of the University/ Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing.

Age Criteria

Candidates should be between 20 years and 28 years as on 1st April 2021 to apply. Age relaxation is applicable as follows

  • SC/ST Candidates -5 Years
  • OBC Candidates-3 Years
  • PWD(Gen) – 10 Years
  • PWD(SC/ST)- 15 Years
  • PWD(OBC)- 13 Years

Selection Procedure of SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021

The selection process for SBI Clerk Vacancy 2021 will consist of on-line test (Preliminary & Main exam) and test of specified opted local language. The Prelims Test will be screening in nature and only based on the performance of the Main Examination, SBI will prepare the final selection list. The details of both of the test is as follows –

Phase-I: Preliminary Examination

The Preliminary Exam is an Online Test of Objective Type questions for 100 marks. This test would be of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows:

Sl.Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
1.English language303020 min.
2.Numerical Ability353520 min.
3.Reasoning Ability353520 min.
Total1001001 Hour

Phase – II: Main Examination

The Structure of SBI Clerk Phase II Online Main Exam would be as follows:

Sl.Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
1.General/ Financial Awareness505035 min.
2.General English404035 min.
3.Quantitative Aptitude505045 min.
4.Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude506045 min.
Total1902002 Hr. 40 min.

Note: The questions in both the Prelims and Final objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e., English & Hindi. Also, there will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests and 1/4th of mark assigned for question will be deducted for each wrong answer.

How to Apply for SBI Junior Associates (Customer Support & Sales) Post

The online application will be accepted from 3rd January 2020 and the last date to apply is 26th January 2020. Interested Candidates should apply through the application link given in the advertisement. After Submission of the application, always take a printout copy of the application. Here the step by step process to apply for SBI Clerical Vacancy 2021 is discussed below for the willing candidates.

  1. Initially, visit the official application portal through the link below.
  2. Now, complete the Registration at the beginning.
  3. On successful registration, the applicant shall receive a Registration Number and password on email and SMS.
  4. Re-login to the portal with the details.
  5. Now, enter the data correctly one after the other.
  6. Upload the document images and remit the fees.
  7. Finally, on confirmation submit the application and take a print of it.

Application Fee

The application fee to apply for clerical vacancies in State Bank of India is as under –

CategoryTotal Fees
General, EWS & OBC750/- (Seven Hundred & Fifty Only)

SBI Junior Associate Recruitment 2021 – Important Link Section

The application link and the SBI Jr. Associates Official Notification PDF download link has been shared below. Candidates can check the official notification for more details while the application link can be accessed to apply within the last date.

Official NoticeDownload
Apply OnlineClick Here
Exam Pattern / SyllabusClick Here
Admit Card / Exam DateClick Here
Result DownloadClick Here

We hope the information here will serve the very purpose of yours while applying to SBI Clerical Recruitment 2021. Thus, for more updates on the latest govt jobs, keep visiting regularly.


When is the start date of SBI Clerk Application 2021 ?

27th April 2021 is the start date of application.

How many vacancies of Junior Associates are announced by SBI this year ?

A total of 5237 vacancies are announced this year.

What is the selection process of SBI Clerk Recruitment 2021 ?

The Selection is based on the two stage performance – Prelims and Mains Exam.

What is the in hand salary of SBI Clerk ?

The total starting emoluments of SBI Clerk at Metro like Mumbai will be around Rs.29,000/- per
month inclusive of D.A., other allowances at the current rate.

When is the last date to apply ?

17th April 2021 is the last date to apply.