Two different phases of SBI clerical recruitment

State Bank of India is a renowned public sector bank that is recruiting candidates for different posts every year. Notification of SBI clerical cadre exam 2018 has already released and nearly sixteen lakh aspirants are applied for this job position. The exam is mainly conducting to choose desired candidates to fill in the available vacancies for clerk. Students who are clearing this exam will be posted in various branches of SBI that spread across the country. The recruitment process for the junior associates carried out in two diverse phases namely preliminary and mains. A total of 8301 vacancies has been declared and informed in the official notification. Initially, the preliminary exam dates of this clerical exam are announced on March/April month and then further changed to June month. A huge number of aspirants appear for the exam every year. There will not be any sectional cut-off for the SBI Clerk 2018 exam. However, the selection criteria exclusively lie within the hands of the organization.

Changes introduced in clerk exam

It is important that you have to visit the official site of SBI often to know about the instant updates regarding the exam. This year the exam will be conducted in a different way than the previous years. There is no minimum qualifying marks for every subject and also for overall subject prescribed. Bank will decide to call enough number of candidates around 10 times the number of vacancies for the main examination. As an aspirant, you have to understand the exam pattern of both prelims and mains to begin your preparation. Each section of the exam will have a separate timing.

You have to practice a good number of mock tests to succeed in the SBI Clerk exam. You can also check the provisional list of examination centers available in the official notification. Go through the notification of clerical cadre exam to know about the pay scale and emoluments. Candidates need to show the identity proof at the time of examination. Selected aspirants will be managed by the terms and conditions of the bank in oblige at the time of joining.  The newly selected candidates for junior associates will be in training for 6 months and it may be extended as per your performance.

Strong understanding of basic concepts

You have still one month more for the clerk prelims exam. Effective study planner is available online and it helps you to allocate time for all scoring sections. It is assured you will never miss any important topic. Starting to prepare for mains exam is really vital as because you don’t have more time after the end of prelims. Stay updated with every day current affairs as it is measured to be a scoring part in the SBI Clerk mains. Further, you don’t have to spend more time in this particular section and it saves your time to spend on other sections. Candidates need to comprehend the fundamental concepts of all different sections to increase the chance of clearing the junior associate exam.