State Bank of India 2017 is one of the most trusted banks. The career in the SBI banking field is the desire for most of the candidates and the candidates who are preparing for this bank examination have a golden opportunity because according to the notification the number of posts in the SBI is 2313. The vacancy for the post of SBI Clerk itself is 11,000. Hence it is a golden opportunity for the candidates who are eligible for this examination.
The selection procedure for the SBI clerk bank exam consists of three phases. The phase-I is a preliminary examination, this examination consists of the objective type questions and the phase-II is the Mains examination, this exam also consists of the objective type questions and the phase-III is the Interview.
The Prelims examination consist of 100 questions and the time duration for the exam is 1 hour. The questions in this examination are of three sections they are English Language, Numerical Ability, and the Reasoning Ability. In the same way, the Mains examination consists of the objective type questions but consist of 200 questions. The time given to complete and solve these questions is 2 hours 40 minutes. The syllabus content in the Mains examination is somewhat related to the Prelims exam. This section consists of four parts: General / Financial Awareness, General English, Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning Ability and Computer Knowledge.
If the candidate qualifies the Prelims and the Mains, then the candidate is called for the Interview. The recruitment exams consist of negative marking as well which has a penalty of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Hence one should keep in mind about this negative marking. Practicing previous years questions papers will help the candidate to be more accurate in the exam.
The candidate should take frequent mock tests and practice previous years papers to polish the candidate’s strong sections and strengthen the weaker sections as well. The other main focus for the candidate is time management, practising previous years question papers will help the candidate to improve their time management.
Byju’s provides you with the latest SBI Previous Year Question Papers for Clerk. Candidates who are preparing for IBPS exam can refer these question papers.