State Bank of India Associate Bank Clerk Recruitment 2012

Last Updated: Tue, Feb 07, 2017 11:49 hrs

Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for appointment in Clerical Cadre in Associate Banks of State Bank of India.

Candidates can apply for vacancies in one Bank/State only and will have to appear for written test from a centre of that particular state. For example, candidate applying to SBH in Andhra Pradesh state can appear from Andhra Pradesh only.

Name & No. of Posts

The Bank will recruit 7740 clerical staff

Minimum Age Limit/Experience and Qualification

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.


Minimum +2 Pass or equivalent Qualification with minimum of aggregate 60% marks and 55% (SC/ST/PWD/XS) OR Graduate Degree in any discipline from any recognized university.

Selection Procedure

All eligible candidates should apply online before the last date for registration of application.
a. Final selection will be made on the basis of performance in the written test and interview taken together. Merely satisfying the eligibility norm does not entitle a candidate to be called for written test or interview.
b. 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 in English and Hindi.

Mode of Submitting Application Form

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. The candidates are not required to send the application form to the Bank.

Important Dates

Online registration of applications from: 30.07.2012

Last date for registration of online applications: 13.08.2012

Payment of fees - offline: 01.08.2012 to 17.08.2012

Payment of fees - online: 30.07.2012 to 13.08.2012

Dates of written examination: 07.10.2012 and 14.10.2012

Important Instructions

Candidates should have a valid email ID. This will help him/her in getting call letter/interview advices etc. by e-mail.


State Bank of India website


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