State Bank of India
Clerical Cadre in Associate Banks of State Bank of India
Advertisement No. CRPD/ABCL/2012-13/01
Scale of Pay:
Emoluments: Selected candidates will be paid emoluments
as applicable to Award Staff under various Rules/Awards/Settlement in force in
the employer Bank from time to time. At present, the total starting emoluments
of a Clerical Cadre employee payable are around Rs.14200/- per month for
Graduates inclusive of D.A. and other allowances at the current rate in a metro
- Minimum 12th Standard (10 + 2) pass or equivalent qualification with a
minimum of aggregate 60% marks (55% for SC/ ST/ PWD/ XS).
- A degree (Graduation level) from a recognised university.
Age Limit: Minimum Age : 18 years ; Maximum Age: 28 years (as on
01.08.2012). Candidates born not earlier than 02.08.1984 and not later than
01.08.1994, both days inclusive are only eligible to apply.
Candidates who have not passed 12th standard Examination
but have passed Diploma course after 10th standard are eligible for the
captioned recruitment provided:
• Diploma course passed after 10th standard must be a full time course
(Diploma course through correspondence are not eligible) with a minimum of
two years duration.
• The Diploma course passed after 10th standard should be recognized /
approved by the State Board of Technical Education of concerned State.
The percentage of marks in 12th/ Diploma Course shall be
arrived at by dividing the marks obtained by the candidate in all subjects
by aggregate maximum marks of all subjects irrespective of
optional/additional optional subjects studied. Grace marks, if any, awarded
by the Board/University will be excluded for the purpose of calculation of
percentage. The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date
on the marksheet/provisional certificate or the date on which the result was
posted on the website of the university / institution.
Matriculate Ex-serviceman, who have obtained the Indian
Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the
Navy or Air Force, after having completed not less than 15 years of service
in Armed Forces as on 01.08.2012 of the Union are also eligible for the
post. Such certificates should be dated on or before 31.12.2012
Candidate should be able to write and speak English
Knowledge of local language will be an added
qualification. (Some questions may be put in the local language at the time
of interview, to ascertain the level of familiarity of the candidates with
the local language.)
All eligible candidates should apply on-line before the last date for
registration of application.
Final selection will be made on the basis of performance
in the written test and interview taken together. Merely satisfying the
eligibility norms does not entitle a candidate to be called for written test
The written test will be of Objective type consisting of
(i) General Awareness (ii) General English (iii) Quantitative Aptitude (iv)
Reasoning Ability (v) Marketing Aptitude / Computer Knowledge. The questions
in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be printed
bilingual i.e., English & Hindi.
There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the
Objective tests. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. Candidates
will have to pass in each of the objective tests.
The passing marks in each of the tests will be decided by the
Bank on the basis of the performance of all the competing candidates taken
together in each test to a minimum required level. Candidates are also required
to score a minimum percentage marks on aggregate to be considered for interview.
For SC/ST/OBC/PWD/XS candidates, 5% relaxation is available thereon. Minimum
percentage marks on aggregate will be decided by the bank.
How To Apply:
GUIDELINES FOR FILLING ONLINE APPLICATION: Candidates should
have valid email ID. This will help him/her in getting call letter/interview
advices etc. by e-mail.
OPTION-I: PAYMENT OF FEE (OFFLINE):
- Candidates should first scan their photograph and signature as detailed
under guidelines for scanning the photograph and signature.
- Candidates to visit Bank's website
www.sbi.co.in and open the appropriate Online Application Format
given under “Recruitment Link”.
- Candidates are advised to fill the application carefully. In the event
of the candidate not able to fill the data in one go, he can save the data
already entered. When the data is saved, a provisional registration number
and password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen.
Candidate should note down the registration number and password. They can
reopen the saved data using registration number and password and edit the
particulars, if needed. This facility will be available for three times
only. Once the application is filled complete, candidate should submit the
data. Candidates to take a printout of the system generated fee payment
challan immediately. No change/edit will be allowed thereafter. The
registration at this stage is provisional.
- Fee Payment: Fee payment will be accepted from 2nd working day after
registration and can be made within three working days at any branch of
State Bank of India. System generated fee payment challan will be used for
depositing fee. Once fee is paid, the registration process is completed.
- Candidate will receive registration confirmation by SMS/e-mail after
THREE working days from the date of payment of fees. Candidate must ensure
to furnish correct Mobile number / e-mail address to receive the
- Three days after fee payment candidate will also have a provision to
reprint the submitted application containing fee details. The printout of
the application and fee receipt should be retained with the candidate. It
will have to be submitted at the time of interview, if called.
OPTION-II: PAYMENT OF FEE (ONLINE PAYMENT):
- Candidates must follow steps i) to iii) given under Option-I above.
- After ensuring the correctness of the particulars of the application
form candidates are required to pay fees through the payment gateway
integrated with the application, following the instructions available on the
screen. No change/edit will be allowed thereafter.
- The payment can be made by using MASTER/VISA debit/ credit cards or
Internet Banking by providing information as asked on the screen.
Transaction charges for online payment will be borne by the candidates.
- On successful completion of the transaction, e-receipt and application
form will be generated; which may be printed for record.
- If the online transaction is not successfully completed, the candidate
will be required to register again and make payment online.
- On-line Registration of Applications From :
- Last Date for Registration of Online Applications :
- Payment of Fees - Offline : 01.08.2012 to
- Payment of Fees - Online : 30.07.2012 to
- Dates of Written Examination : 07.10.2012 and
Bank may conduct written test on more than two dates, if need be.
Courtesy: State Bank of India