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SBI Recruitment 2016

SBI Bank Recruitment 2016 

SBI Recruitment Notification 2016 for SBI Clerks
SBI Recruitment Notification 2016 for SBI Clerks

State Bank of India (SBI) is the largest organization in financial sector offering various financial/banking services throughout the world by establishing 16000 (approx.) branches all over India and having no. of branches and spreading its financial services to the customers in 36 other countries also.

The headquarters of SBI is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

SBI Recruitment Notification 2016 for Clerks/ POs will be going to announce soon…. Already the SBI announcement for filling 7000 vacancies in 2016 is came up in one of the leading newspaper. All job seekers who are very much enthusiastic to grab the SBI job opportunities are eagerly waiting for the official notification for the same.

The candidates are hereby advised to keep visiting Bank Exam Tips blog for regular updates and fresh notification news.

SBI Recruitment 2016: SBI Clerk Vacancies

Yearly, SBI has been recruiting young talented professionals who have finished their graduation and post-graduation in different post cadres (Clerical/Assistants, Probationary officers, Specialist Officers)

And also experienced professionals in Higher Management/Executive level posts.

Many of the students are attracting to the jobs in State Bank of India due to various benefits as SBI employee, job security and it is one of the respectable jobs. Yearly, some lakhs of people are applying for those particular posts though the vacancies are in thousands.

SBI Vacancy:

In 2013, 17 lakhs of applications are received for 1500 vacant posts. The SBI recruitment team has shortlisted 4500 members from 17lakhs applied candidates and finally they have selected 1500 members and appointed to the vacant posts.

In 2014, 2015 and so on, year after year the competition is increasing as a huge number of graduates coming out of the colleges by finishing their graduation and looking for great opportunities in the banking sector to settle in a good career. Banking career is one of the finest opportunity for the young and talented graduates. Jobs in SBI is the primary focus for all the job seekers because of growth opportunities, social status, highest salary and other benefits as SBI employee. Employment in State Bank of India has the highest demand and job seekers are advised to grab this opportunity by starting your preparation from bankexamtips the notification will come up soon.

In 2016, SBI is about to recruit the candidates nearly 19000 candidates for its various branches in different job cadres. The bank job aspirants need to alert about the upcoming notifications of SBI and its time to start their preparation.

The SBI selection process and exam pattern differ for each post cadre – SBI Clerks, SBI POs, SBI Specialist Officers & Executive posts. 

SBI provides excellent career growth in the banking sector.

SBI Clerks 2016:

Selection Process for SBI Clerks 2016:

  1. Online Exam (SBI Online Exam will be in two phases -1.prelims and 2.Mains exam.)
  2. Personal Interview.

CLICK HERE for Official Notification for SBI Clerical Recruitment 2016 (Link Activated)

Although SBI has the huge network throughout India with a large number of branch offices in urban, semi-urban and rural areas. According to the latest news reports, it is again planning to open new branches and every year some employees has to come out from SBI on retirement basis. So there will the huge number of vacancies yet to fill at various branches of SBI.

The job seekers who are waiting for the official notification of SBI Clerks/ SBI PO’s can check here to get the complete details updated as and when the notification releases.

SBI Online Exam Pattern 2016:

Year by Year, The no. of applicants for SBI jobs has been increasing. So it became hard to the recruitment team to select the right candidates from the huge applications. So they have changed the recruitment pattern in 2015. SBI is also following the Civil Exam pattern to sort out the final selected list from the huge no. of applications.

The procedure to select the right candidates is in 3 phases.

 Phase I:  SBI Prelims – Preliminary exam is conducted for the applied candidates. The candidates have to qualify in the preliminary exam to attend next round of selection i.e. main exam. Prelims are only qualifying purpose these marks are not counted in the final selection.

 SBI Preliminary Exam 2016:

  1. English – 30 Questions – 30 Marks.
  2. Quantitative Aptitude (QA) – 35 Questions – 35 Marks.
  3. Reasoning – 35 Questions – 35 Marks.

Total 100 Questions for 100 marks in 1 hour.

Phase II: SBI Mains – Main Examination is conducted with below pattern.

SBI PO Main Exam 2016:

  • Reasoning – 50 Questions -50 Marks.
  • English – 40 Questions – 40 Marks.
  • Quantitative Aptitude – 50 Qs – 50 Marks.
  • GA (General Awareness related to bank exams) – 40Qs- 40 marks.
  • Computer Awareness – 20 Questions for 20 marks.

Phase III: Group Discussion/ Interview.

Syllabus for SBI PO Exam 2016:

The syllabus of the SBI exam is provided section wise. The candidates who are targeting SBI jobs can check below links for SBI Exam syllabus:

  • Banking Awareness.
  • High level Reasoning.
  • Data Interpretation/ Data analysis.
  • English.
  • Computers.

SBI PO Exam Expected no. of Questions under Each Section:

I.Data Interpretation & Data Analysis:

  1. Tables – questions.
  2. Bar Graphs – 10 Questions.
  3. Line Graphs – 5 Questions.
  4. Pie- Charts – 10 Questions.
  5. Case Lets – 10 Questions.
  6. Combined Data Analysis -5 Questions.

II. High-Level Reasoning:

  1. Input/output – 5 questions.
  2. Seating Arrangements ( Circular, Sequential )– 10 Questions.
  3. Syllogism -5 Questions.
  4. Symbols & Notations – 5 Questions.
  5. Statements & Conclusions / Statement & Arguments etc., – 10 Questions.

III.English Language:

Expected Questions Under English Section:

  • Reading Comprehension – 10
  • Sentence Completion (two blanks) – 5
  • Para Jumbles – 5
  • Sentence Correction – 5
  • Cloze Test – 5

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CLICK HERE for SBI Recruitment Notification 2016 for SBI Clerks 2016.


 Admit Cards: SBI Bank Recruitment 2016

After finishing the closing date of the application process the candidates can be made available to download the call letters from sbi.co.in or also from bankexamtips.in. The candidates can download their individual call letters by entering the candidate’s registration number which will be generated at the time of online registration. The admit cards contain the details of online exam about exam date, time and venue details and also candidates instructions.

The candidates are advised to read the instructions carefully and bring the required things to take the exam – call letter, photo id original as well as Xerox copy and ball point pen.

SBI Results: SBI Bank Recruitment 2016

As part of the SBI recruitment process, the bank conducts online exam and interview in different phases to filter the huge number of applications. The bank will release SBI results phase by phase. The candidates who are applying for sbi clerks can avail their results phase by phase from here or from the official website of SBI. Once the whole recruitment process finishes it will release the list of selected candidates in the form of pdf file by displaying the selected candidates roll numbers. And also, the bank will send a message to the individuals who were selected for posting through their personal mail address and mobile number. So the candidates are advised to give the correct email address and mobile number at the time of registration and keep using them. The bank will contact the candidates through this mail and mobile number for any future intimations till the completion of a recruitment process.