SBI Apprentice Exam Date 2021 Out: As the State Bank of India is over with the online registration process for 6100 Apprentices, now the candidates who have registered for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 have been eagerly waiting for the announcement of the exam date. In the official notification, it is notified that SBI Apprentice Exam is scheduled for 20 September 2021. The selection will be based on the performance of a candidate in an online written test and local language test.
SBI will be soon announcing the SBI Apprentice Exam Date 2021 on its official website www.sbi.co.in by the 1st week of September 2021. The candidates who have applied for a 1-year Apprenticeship program with the State Bank of India must bookmark this page to get notified when the exam date is released officially.
The selection of an SBI Apprentice will be based on a Computer based online exam and local language test. The proposed online examination for the engagement of Apprentices has been scheduled for 20 September 2021. The important dates for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 exam are as follows:
|SBI Apprentice Notification||05 July 2021|
|On-line registration Starts From||06 July 2021|
|On-line registration Ends on||26 July 2021|
|Last Date for Editing the Application||26 July 2021|
|Last Date for Printing Application||10 August 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Call Letter 2021 [Out]||06 September 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Online Exam Date||20 September 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Cut Off||October 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Result||October 2021|
Candidates must download the SBI Apprentice 2021 admit card from the official website of SBI, as the hard copy of the SBI Apprentice Admit Card will not be sent to the candidate via post. The admit card for SBI Apprenticeship Program 2021 has been released on 06 September 2021.
The State Bank of India (SBI) has invited applications to recruit 6100 apprentices for 1 year Apprenticeship Program. The official notification PDF for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 exam has been released on 5th July 2021 at the official website of SBI www.sbi.co.in. All candidates can check the detailed notification of SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 by clicking on the link given below:
Duration of SBI Apprenticeship: As per the official notification released for 6100 SBI Apprentice vacancies, the engagement of the Apprenticeship program will be conducted for 1-year duration. Previously, the duration was 3 years.
The total number of vacancies for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam has been released along with its notification. As per notification, 6100 vacancies has been introduced by SBI for SBI Apprentices 2021 exam. The vacancies are released for all states and union territories of India which are mentioned below. Let's have look at the list of Location, Local Language and Tentative No. of Training Seats.
|Andhra Pradesh||100||Telugu, Urdu|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||10||Hindi/English|
|Goa||50||Konkan, Marathi, English|
|Himachal Pradesh||200||Hindi, English|
|Jammu & Kashmir||100||Urdu, English|
|Meghalaya||50||English, Garo, Khasi|
|Tamil Nadu||90||Tamil, English|
|Uttar Pradesh||875||Hindi, Urdu|
|West Bengal||775||Bengali, Nepali|
Check the catgeory-wise vacancy distribution for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 from the below-tabulated data.
|Total Vacancies||6100 Posts|
Selection for engagement of SBI apprentices would be based on the basis following exams.
(i) Online Written Test and
(ii) Test of Local Language.
The total time duration for SBI Apprentice Online test is 1 hour (60 minutes) for 100 marks. 100 questions will be asked in the Computer Based Examination (CBE). Check the section-wise exam pattern for the online examination below. Check the updated SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern 2021 described here.
SBI Apprentice Test A: Objective Test (Online)
|Name of Test||No of Questions||Max Marks||Duration|
|Quantitative Aptitude||25||25||15 mins|
|Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||25||25||15 mins|
|General English||25||25||15 mins|
|General/Financial Awareness||25||25||15 mins|
Penalty for Wrong Answers:
There will be a penalty for wrong answers marked in Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, 1/4th of marks assigned to that question will be deducted as a penalty to arrive at a corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. if no answer is marked by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.
The specified local languages of the states are as mentioned in the notification PDF. The candidates applying for vacancies of a particular state, should be proficient (reading, writing, speaking and understanding) of the specified local language of that State as mentioned in the advertisement PDF. The test for knowledge of specified opted local language will be conducted as a part of selection process. It will be conducted after qualifying the online written examination.
Candidates who fail to qualify for this test will not be engaged for the apprentice. Candidates who produce 10th or 12th standard mark sheet/ certificate evidencing having studied the specified opted local language will not be required to undergo the language test. Candidates will have to appear for the test of specified opted local language at a centre (to be decided by the Bank) of the State applied for, at his/her own expenses.
The engagement of selected apprentices is subject to his/her being declared medically fit as per the requirement of the Bank.
Final Selection will be subject to
a) Verification of eligibility for the post and information furnished in the online application
b) Qualifying in the test of specified opted local language, where applicable, as detailed above.
c) Declared fit in the Medical examination.
SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2021 is given below for all subjects, start your preparation for the written exam with the subject-wise topic.
|Quantitative Aptitude||Computer Awareness||Reasoning||English Language||Financial / General Awareness|
|Quadratic Equations||MS PowerPoint||Spatial Orientation||Tenses||Books and Authors|
|Bar Graph||Basic of Computers||Syllogistic Reasoning||Vocabulary||Sports|
|Area||Computer Abbreviations||Similarities And Differences||Antonyms||Important Days|
|HCF LCM||Modern-day Technology||Arithmetical Number Series||Grammar||Budget and Five Year Plans|
|Profit & Loss||Computer Organization||Non-Verbal Series||Error Correction/ Recognition||Science – Inventions and Discoveries|
|Simple & Compound Interest||LAN||Analysis||Comprehension||National and International Organizations|
|Average||Shortcuts||Observation||Subject-Verb Agreement||Current Affairs|
|Time & Speed||MS Excel||Problem Solving||Synonyms||Awards and Honours|
|Simplification||Input & Output Device||Discrimination||Proficiency in Language||Major Economic News|
|Time & Work||Memory||Decision Making||Vocabulary|
|Pie Chart||Modem||Relationship Concepts||Adverb|
|Problem On Ages||Basic knowledge of MS word||Verbal And Figure Classification||Preposition|
|Number Series||Generations of computer||Statement Conclusion||Verb|
|Pictorial Graph||WAN||Analogies||Unseen Passage|
|Percentage||Arithmetic Reasoning||Fill in the Blanks|
|Coding And Decoding|
The online application fee for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam fee has already been released. A total of Rs. 300/- is to be paid by candidates belonging to General Category as the application fee for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam. The same amount is narrowed down to Rs. 0/- for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category.
The online registration process for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam was started on 6th July 2021 and the last date for online registration was 26th July 2021. The candidates who were eligible and interested had applied for Apprentice 2021 exam through the official site of SBI at sbi.co.in.
1. Visit the official website of SBI (sbi.co.in) or Click on the direct link to Apply Online mentioned above.
2. Go to the Careers section and click on the Apply Online link under the Recruitment of Apprentice 2021.
3. Click for New Registration.
3. Then you’ll be required to upload or enter your details- Basic Info, Details, Qualification, Photographs and Signature.
5. Preview your application.
6. Make Payment and do the final submit.
• The candidate will have to apply for vacancy of one State only. A candidate applying against vacancy of one State will not be eligible to apply against vacancy of any other State.
• Candidature of the applicant will be considered only against the vacancies in the State for which he/ she has applied/ opted. Merit list will be drawn State wise, category wise.
• Selected candidates will be posted in the Circle of that State against whose vacancy they are selected.
The eligibility criteria of any bank exam depends on Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Experience, Local Language etc. A detailed analysis on these factors are givem below:
Graduation in any discipline from a recognised University in India or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
Minimum 20 years and maximum 28 years as on 31.10.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 01.11.1992 and not later than 31/10/2000 (both days inclusive). Maximum age indicated is for unreserved and EWS candidates. Relaxation in upper age limit is applicable as per Government of India guidelines for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates.
SBI is giveing relaxation in upper age limit for several categories which has been discussed below:
|Relaxation in Upper Age Limit|
|Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer)||3 years|
|General (PWD)||10 years|
|OBC/ OBC(PWD)||13 years|
|Eligible - Ex Servicemen, Commissioned officers including Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who have rendered 5 years military service and have been released on completion of assignment (including those whose assignment is due to be completed within 6 months from the last date of receipt of application) otherwise than by way of dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or inefficiency or physical disability attributable to military service or invalidment.||5 years|
The apprentices are eligible for a stipend of Rs.15000/- per month for the engagement period of one year. The apprentices are not eligible for any other allowances/ benefits.
State Bank of India will be releasing SBI Apprentice Result 2021 tentatively after a month of the examination i.e. October 2021. The candidates who qualify the written examination will be called for Language Proficiency Test. The final result will be released after the LPT Test.
State Bank of India will be releasing SBI Apprentice Cut Off Marks along with the SBI Apprentice Result 2021 and it is expected that SBI Apprentice Cut Off 2021 will be released in October 2021. The cut-off marks will be the minimum marks required by the candidates to qualify for the examination.
Q1. When did the official notification for SBI Apprentice released?
The State Bank of India has published the official notification of SBI Apprentice 2021 exam on 5th July 2021.
Q2. When will the exam of SBI Apprentice be conducted?
The Online examination for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam has been scheduled for 20 September 2021.
Q3. What is the eligibility criteria of SBI Apprentice 2021 exam?
A candidate having a graduation degree from any recognized university or its equivalent and the age should be between 20 years to 28 years as on 31.10.2020.
Q4. What is the selection process for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021?
The candidates will be selected through online examination and language proficiency test.
Q5. What is the duration of the SBI apprenticeship program?
The duration of the apprenticeship program is 1 year.
Q6. What is the salary of SBI Apprentice?
An SBI Apprentice will get a stipend of Rs.15000/- per month.
Q7. How many vacancies are announced for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam?
A total of 6100 vacancies are announced for SBI Apprentice 2021 exam.