Selection in State Bank of India and its Five Associate Banks

Major Eligibility Criteria

I. Age

As on the given date (generally, a month before the date of the advertisement of the exam):

  • For SBI - PO: Minimum 21 Years and Maximum 30 Years are only eligible to apply. For example, if the prescribed date for age is 01.04.2015, candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.04.1985 and not later than 01.04.1994.)
  • For SBI - Clerical: Minimum 20 Years and Maximum 28 Years. (For example, if the prescribed date for age is 01.05.2015, candidates must have been born not earlier than 02.05.1987 and not later than 01.05.1995.)

 

Relaxation of Upper age limit for both SBI- PO/MT and CWE- Clerical

  • Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer): 3 years
  • Other Reserved Categories including SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, etc.: 5 years
  • Persons with Disabilities: General 10 years, OBC 13 years, SC/ST 15 years

 

II. Qualifications

For SBI - PO:
  • Graduation in any discipline from recognized university or equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
    (Those who are in the Final year of their Graduation/Semester may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before the prescribe date, which is generally the expected date of the result of the recruitment test - Phase I).

For SBI - Clerical:
  • A degree (Graduation level) from a recognized university.
    (Those who are in the Final year of their Graduation/Semester may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview, they will have to produce proof of having passed the graduation examination on or before the prescribe date, which is generally the expected date of the Iinterview).
  • Matriculate Ex-servicemen, 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 of the Union are also eligible for the post.
  • Should be able to write and speak English fluently.
  • Knowledge of local language will be an added qualification.

Other Details

For other details please refer to the latest advertisements of SBI Clerical and Officers Cadre (PO) recruitment given under ‘Downloads’.
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