SBI Clerk Cut Off 2017 Expected Cut Off for Prelims and Mains Exam

SBI Clerk Cut Off 2017: A recruitment based examination is going to be conducted by State Bank of India (SBI) very soon, to fill the Clerical cadre Junior Associate and Junior Agricultural Associate posts that are vacant in its various branches across India. SBI is a government owned organization, so lot of aspirants will show interest to indulge on these Clerical jobs. Exam and Interview are the modes of selection for these posts. For each stage of selection, there will be a minimum qualifying cut-offs. Individuals who are meeting those cut-offs shall only be allowed to participate in further selection round or will be considered for appointment, on merit basis. Are you going to participate in upcoming SBI Clerk Recruitment? Do you people want to know about the Expected SBI Clerk Cut off 2017? Then go through the following information.

SBI Clerk Cut Off 2017 – Highlights
Exam Name SBI Clerk (Junior Associate & Junior Agricultural Associate) Exam 2017 Exam Type  Written Exam
Information SBI Clerk Cut Off 2017 Status  Available Soon
Exam Date November 2017 Exam Category Prelims & Mains
Authority State Bank of India (SBI) Official Site

SBI Clerk Cut Off 2017

SBI, the banking and financial institution under control of Indian government is conducting this recruitment to satisfy its manpower requirements for Junior Associate (JA) and Junior Agricultural Associate (JAA) Clerical cadre posts. More than ten thousand vacancies are existing in its various units.

Suitable aspirants for these Clerk posts will be selected through Online Exam and Interview. The exam will be of two phases i.e. prelims and mains. Only objective type questions will be asked in this exam. Cut-off is the minimum qualifying marks that should be taken by aspirants to be declared as qualified in exam/ interview.

  • Usually SBI will fix cut-offs only after conducting each selection phase i.e. prelims, mains and interview.
  • Depending upon category the SBI Clerk Cut Offs will vary. Yes, 5% relaxation will be given to SC/ ST/ OBC/ PWD/ Ex-Serviceman than General category candidates.
  • Depending upon state-wise vacancies, sometimes the category-wise cut-offs may also vary.

SBI will consider the difficulty level of exam, performance of participants in each stage of exam, etc. to fix cut-offs. For SBI Clerical Exam, cut-offs will be set in two different categories as follows.

  • Sectional Cut-offs – For each exam topic
  • Overall Cut-offs – Entire exam cut-off (combining all section-wise marks)

First bank authorities will check whether competitors are meeting the sectional cut-offs. Then the overall cutoffs based on category will be checked. Only those aspirants satisfying these two cut-offs will be next called for main exam/ interview.

SBI Clerk Prelims Cut Off 2017

Preliminary exam of SBI Clerk posts will be conducted for 100 marks. The total number of questions that will be drafted is also 100. For each correct answer 1 mark will be given and for wrong answer 0.25 mark per question will be deducted. Anyhow the maximum duration of exam is 60 minutes.

SBI Clerk Prelims Expected Sectional Cut-off 2017:

SBI Clerk Prelims Sectional Cut-off (JA/ JAA)
Sections Previous year (2016) Expected Cut-off (2017)
General SC/ ST/ OBC/ OH/ VI/ HI/ XS/ DXS General SC/ ST/ OBC/ OH/ VI/ HI/ XS/ DXS
English Language (out of 30 marks) 6.75 3.25 7.50 4.00
Numerical Ability (out of 35 marks) 5.5 2.00 6.25 2.90
Reasoning Ability (out of 35 marks) 7.75 3.25 8.50 4.25

SBI Clerk Prelims Expected Overall Cut off 2017: Depending upon category the overall cut-offs will differ as follows. Usually overall cut-offs will be computed as,

  • Overall Cut-offs for SBI Clerk Prelims Exam = Scores obtained by candidate in (English Language + Numerical Ability + Reasoning Ability)
Overall Minimum Prelims Cut-offs by which candidates will be shortlisted for Main Examination (out of 100 marks)
Previous year (2016) 36.5 9.00 54.75 54.75 36.00 12.75 14.25 11.75 19
Expected Cut-off (2017) 40.00 10.00 57.00 57.00 38.45 13.55 15.10 11.95 19.95

SBI Clerk Mains Cut Off 2017

Main examination for SBI Clerical cadre posts (JA/ JAA) would be conducted for a total mark of 200. But the number of questions that will come is 190. No descriptive questions shall be asked in this exam. About 1/4th penalty is applicable for each incorrect answer and 1.20 marks will be awarded for each correct answer. Duration of exam is 2 hours and 40 minutes.

SBI Clerk Mains Expected Cut Off 2017:

SBI Clerk Mains Sectional Cut Off 2017
Sections Previous Year Cut Off (2016) Expected Cut Off (2017)
General SC/ ST/ OBC OH/ VI/ HI/ XS/ DXS General SC/ ST/ OBC OH/ VI/ HI/ XS/ DXS
General/ Financial Awareness

(out of 50 marks)

13.50 9.50 3.25 14.55 10.15 4.00
General English

(out of 40 marks)

14.25 10.25 4.50 15.75 11.55 4.25
Quantitative Aptitude

(out of 50 marks)

14.50 11.25 6.50 15.25 12.00 7.00
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

(out of 60 marks)

24.00 19.00 11.25 26.00 20.80 12.00

SBI Clerk Mains Expected Overall Cut Off 2017: Overall cut-offs for SBI Clerk mains exam will be fixed based on category as follows. These cut-offs will be computed as,

  • Overall Cut-offs for SBI Clerk Main Exam = Scores obtained by candidates in (General/ Financial Awareness + General English + Quantitative Aptitude + Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude)
Overall Minimum Mains Cut-offs by which candidates will be shortlisted for Interview (out of 200 marks)
Previous year (2016) 100.75 76.25 122.75 130.25 60.00 100.75 96.50 63.00
Expected Cut-off (2017) 102.00 77.85 123.90 135.20 62.35 102.10 96.90 64.45

SBI Clerk Interview Cut Off 2017

Individuals who are securing marks above the cut-off given in above table would be invited for a Personal Interview on merit basis i.e. in the ratio of maximum 3 candidates for each vacancy; aspirants would be called for interview.

Knowledge of local language and banking field etc. will be examined at the time of interview. Also the original documents of contestants will be verified.

As like online exam, there is also minimum qualifying cut-offs for interview. But it varies based on category of contestants.

SBI Clerk Appointment 2017

By combining the main exam and interview marks together, final select list will be prepared by competent authorities depending upon reservation norms and available number of JA/ JAA Clerical vacancies in each circle. Prelims exam mark will not be taken into account because it is the screening test to reject most unsuitable aspirants in the initial stage itself. The final select list will be published in the Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar and official website of SBI.

SBI Clerk Appointment = Marks of Main Exam + Interview
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Updated: 2017-08-03 — 11:52 am

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