SBI Clerk-JA Preliminary exam 2018 – Syllabus, Pattern and Question Papers

SBI Clerk Model question papers
State Bank of India invited applications from Graduates for appointment as as Junior Associates in clerical cadre in State Bank of India. Total number of JA Clerk  vacancies in 2018 are expected to be 8301. For more details about SBI Clerk exam eligibility, application procedure and other details visit the SBI JA Clerk Recruitment Notification 2018

Selection process of SBI Clerk 2018

The selection process will consist of on-line test (preliminary & main examination) and test of specified opted local language. Only candidates who cleared Preliminary examination will be shortlisted for SBI Clerk Mains 2018. Approximately 20 times the numbers of vacancies subject to availability) will be short listed for the Main Examination.

Syllabus and Pattern of SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Phase-I : Preliminary Examination consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows:

SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 Exam pattern


No. of Questions Total Marks Duration

English Language

30 30 20 Minutes

Numerical Ability

35 35 20 Minutes

Reasoning Ability

35 35 20 Minutes


100 100 60 Minutes

The questions in objective tests, except for the test of General English, will be bilingual i.e., English &Hindi. The candidates are required to qualify in each of the Tests by securing passing marks, to be decided by the Bank. The required marks will be decided by the Bank on the basis of the performance of all the competing candidates taken together in each test to a minimum required level. Candidates are also required to score a minimum percentage marks on aggregate of all three subjects.

There will be negative marks for wrong answers in the Objective tests. 1/4th mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

There will be no interviews in the selection process of SBI Clerical Grade recruitment 2018

Syllabus for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

We have prepared a detailed and updated syllabus as per the changed scheme of examination of SBI Clerk recruitment exam Phase I (Prelims). You can download the syllabus from the respective thread link in the forum. SBI Clerk Prelims 2018- Syllabus download

 SBI Clerk Preliminary exam previous year question papers.

In our forum we are having enough number of previous year question papers of SBI clerical grade examination. These last year question papers will help you to prepare and practice for SBI clerical grade examination.

The Previous year question papers of Latest SBI Clerk exam 2016 can be had from the links below

SBI Clerk examination – Last 10 year solved question papers – This post contains previous year question papers of SBI Clerk examinations held in 2015, 2014, 2012 May, 2012 June, 2011 January, 2009 November, 2009 March and 2008 January. Download and use these papers to get familiar with the pattern and standard of question papers of SBI Clerk Prelims 2018. Please remember all these papers are in the old scheme, but the English, Maths and Reasoning section are very much useful for the new scheme examinations also.

SBI Clerk Preliminary exam model question papers

We are also having plenty of model question papers for SBI clerk Preliminary examination. IBPS clerical prelims examination question papers are also worth trying for getting enough practice.

 Free study materials for SBI clerk examination

Preparing for bank examinations is not at all a problem when you rely on our study material selection. Wea re providing free study materials and books for preparing for SBI clerk Preliminary examination 2018. Books and materials are available for General English, Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude

 SBI Online Clerk examination – Free mock tests

Our free online examination section at provides you free online mock test papers for SBI clerk exam preparation. These are free online mock tests having 20,000 questions in the question bank. You need to appear for a time restricted exam consisting 10 questions each time, and will be provided with complete answer review at the end of the examination. Follow the links below to appear for the online mock examination.

SBI Clerk Prelims English Language- Free online practice test paper

SBI Clerk Prelims Quantitative Aptitude – Free online practice paper

  Wishing happy preparation for all SBI Clerk Preliminary exam aspirants !!!

297 thoughts on “SBI Clerk-JA Preliminary exam 2018 – Syllabus, Pattern and Question Papers

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