How To Prepare For SBI Clerk Recruitment 2017-18 ?

SBI Clerk 2017 Recruitment :- Are you a person searching for a clerical job in State Bank Of India ?. If yes, now you are in the right path because SBI will immediately announce the recruitment of clerical cadre for the year 2017-18 as the previous recruitment process is now almost over. Because of the high competition and the nature of exam, a 4-6 months preparation is much needed for qualifying the exam with a good score. In other words, now it is the time to start preparing for the SBI clerk exam 2017-18.

Preparing for the exam in the right way will bring success in the SBI clerk 2017 recruitment. So to prepare well, one must know the exact exam pattern and exam syllabus. Below you can find the details of exam pattern, syllabus and a model question paper which is very helpful for the people who want to prepare for the SBI clerk 2017-18 Exam .

SBI Clerk 2017 Recruitment Exam Pattern

The details about the SBI clerk recruitment exam pattern is shown in the image below.

The first phase of the SBI clerk recruitment is an Preliminary exam which consists of 100 questions which carries 1 mark each and the second phase is Main exam which is for the qualified candidates in the preliminary examination. There will be separate cut off marks for each section to qualify which will decided by the SBI.

It is for sure that you are going to write the next SBI clerk recruitment exam which will be happened anytime soon in this year 2017. Before applying for the SBI Clerk 2017 recruitment, its better to check whether you are eligible according to the criteria they have given and the minimum educational qualification. Below link will definitely help you out to check whether you are eligible or not.

Eligibility Criteria For SBI Clerk Recruitment 2017-18

Practicing mock tests is one of the best way to prepare SBI recruitment 2017 exam. Below we have also provided some mock tests for each SBI exam sections with previous year exam questions, try to attend it and check your level for the next SBI Clerk 2017 exam and in addition to that you can find some tips to prepare and attend the SBI exam 2017 in a better manner which has given at the bottom.

SBI Clerk 2017-18 Exam Syllabus

The SBI clerk 2017 exam will consists of preliminary exam and main exam.Important topics in each section where questions are usually asked are given below.

  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Language
  • Numerical Ability
  • Reasoning Ability
  • General English
  • General / Financial Awareness
  • Computer Aptitude

Tips & Tricks To Prepare For SBI Clerk 2017 Recruitment Exam 

Because of the separate cut off marks for each exam section it is important to study all the sections well. Study all the topics in each section and a brief description about how to study each section is as follow.

  • Quantitative Aptitude Section

This section contains all the mathematical questions which requires paper works. Doing more and more problems continuously will made you an expert in this section. If you feel difficulty in any the topics then redo the question one or two times which will make you to understand the question. Try to study the tricks and shortcuts which will be very helpful to answer the questions fast and easy.

  • Reasoning Section

Reasoning is a test of mental ability and observing power. Keep working on more questions is an only way to get success in this section. Very keen observation is essential for answering these type of questions which will be automatically acquired when interacting with more number of questions.

  • English Language

Reading English newspaper every day is one of the best way to improve your skill in English language. Try to study new words every day and also study their synonyms and antonyms. Try to do maximum number of questions which comes under the exam topics

  • General Knowledge

Knowledge in the current affairs is the key factor while attending the general knowledge questions in SBI exam 2017. This can be achieved by reading the daily news paper, watching the television news and reading as many books as you can.

  • Computer And Marketing Knowledge

SBI exams only contain the basic computer knowledge questions. Try to read some of the basic computer knowledge books and study the previous exam papers to crack the computer knowledge section in the exam. Also try to study some books related to economy, banking and banking industry for marketing knowledge.

How To Write SBI Recruitment 2017 Exam Well ?.

  • Take Enough Time To Study For The Exam

For the well preparation of SBI clerk exam 2017, a minimum of 4-6 months preparation is necessary. Each one of you should decide the period of time you required to prepare for the SBI exam and start working according to it. As we are expecting the SBI clerk 2017 notification within next few months now its the apt time to start the preparation.

  • Work Out The Previous Year Question Papers

Solve the previous year question papers so that you get a clear idea about the question type and pattern. There is a chance for asking some of the previous year questions which will be an additional advantage if you work out the previous question papers.

  • You Must Feel Confident Before The Exam

Feel confident about your skills and knowledge before the exam. Believe yourself that you are well prepared for the exam and you are capable of qualifying the exam. Never feel tension about the difficulty of exam and approach the exam with great confidence.

  • Read The Questions Carefully

Carefully read each questions and try to answer the simple questions initially. Any mistake while reading the question leads you to get the false answer which may be also there in the options and the result will be a penalty. So try to read and understand the questions carefully.

  • Adjust The Exam Time

Time management is very essential while attending the SBI clerk exam. Allot time for each section and attend as many questions in this allotted time. Give more time to the sections which requires paper works and calculation and use the remaining time for the other sections.

  • Make Sure You Attend Enough Questions To Qualify For The Exam

An important thing to confirm before completing the exam is to make sure you attend enough questions to qualify for the exam, because there is cut off marks for each section and you need to score marks above the cut off for qualifying the SBI exam. Try to score more marks because just qualification may not be enough for attending the second phase of the SBI Clerk 2017 Recruitment Process.

  • Avoid Blind Guessing

If you are not sure about the answer of a particular question then just avoid that question because blind guessing may result in marking wrong answer and the outcome will be a negative mark. Do not avoid the option ‘none of these’ because it may be the right answer, so try to find the exact answer of the question and mark only when the answer is surely right.

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  1. Kr reddy says:

    I am retiring on jul. 2018.from defence service.can I eligible for SBI clerk exam now

  2. sbi will be required junior associated clerk exam 2017 yes or no please give me answer….

  3. Hareesh Marisetti says:

    I want get the job in SBI so I want start the preparation but what is the best material for the SBI Clerk can anybody suggest me please….

  4. Shravani says:

    I had done MSc maths. I stay in Secunderabad.what kind of bank exams can I write as I am married and can’t work in other places except Hyderabad and Secunderabad. My dob is September 1990.

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