SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Dates

State Bank of India (SBI) will be releasing SBI Clerk 2019 New Exam Dates shortly. The Preliminary Examination & Mains Examination dates for SBI Clerk will be declared once the official notification is out.

SBI Clerk 2019 Notificationto be announced
Start of SBI Clerk 2019 Online Application
SBI Clerk 2019 Application Form Closes
Download of admit card for Preliminary Examination
SBI Clerk 2019 Preliminary Exam
Download of admit card for Main Examination
SBI Clerk 2019 Mains Exam


SBI Clerk Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Graduate in any subject from a government recognized institute and colleges.



A citizen of India.


A citizen of Bhutan/ Nepal/ Bangladesh is who have valid certificate showing that they have intention to permanently settle in India.


Age limit

Minimum age: 20 years old

Maximum age: 28 years old

A relaxation in the upper age limit is allowed for certain categories. Refer the following table for insights about that

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 Years
OBC3 Years
PwD (General)10 Years
PwD (OBC)13 years
PwD (SC/ ST)15 years
Ex-ServicemenTo the extent of service provided by them to Armed Forces+ 3 years additional (Up to 50 Years)
Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (General)5 Years
Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (OBC)8 years
Divorced women/Widows/Women judicially separated and not re-married (SC/ST)10 years
Jammu and Kashmir residents in between the period 1st January 1980 to 31st December 19895 Years


SBI Clerk 2019 Exam Pattern

Candidates will be selected on the basis of both Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. It is mandatory for a candidate to clear Preliminary Exam in order to move to Mains Examination. Let’s have a look at the detailed Exam Pattern for SBI Clerk 2019.


SBI Clerk 2019 Preliminary Exam

Serial No.SectionNo. of QuestionTotal MarksDuration
1English Language303020 minutes
2Numerical Ability353520 minutes
3Reasoning353520 minutes
Total10010060 minutes

SBI Clerk 2019 Mains Exam

Serial NumberSectionNo. of QuestionTotal MarksDuration
1.General English404035 minutes
2.Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes
3.Reasoning Ability and Computer Aptitude506045 minutes
4.General/Financial Awareness505035 minutes
Total1902002 hours 40 minutes

No Interview will be conducted for final selection through SBI Clerk 2019. Final selection will be based on the score of SBI Clerk 2019 Mains Exam.


SBI Clerk 2019 Syllabus

The syllabus for Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam is almost same with a little bit of variation for SBI Clerk 2019 Exam. Candidates are required to be proficient in English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, Computer Knowledge and General Awareness.

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 2019 books

Following books are suggested for SBI clerk exam preparation:

Ultimate Guide for SBI Bank Clerk Preliminary & Main Exam 3rd Hindi Edition 3 (English, Paperback)Disha Experts
SBI & Associates Banks Clerical Cadre Exam Guide 1st EditionRPH Editorial Board
SBI Clerk Online Exam Self Study Guide-Cum- Practice Work Book(With CD)—EnglishThink Tank of Kiran Prakashan, Pratiyogita Kiran & KICX