Monday, 4 April 2016

Online application and selection exam format for SBI recruitment drive of Junior Associates

Are you looking for a job with SBI? State Bank of India (SBI) has issued a recruitment notification for appointment of Junior Associates. There are more than ten thousand vacancies available. Applications have to be made online up to 25th April 2016.

List of SBI vacancies
Indian national can apply for the following SBI posts. Candidates can apply for vacancies in one State and for one post only. 


1. Junior Associate through regular recruitment
  • No. of vacancies: 10,726
  • Educational qualification: You should be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised University or have an equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government. 
  • Skills: Fluency in writing and speaking English.


2. Junior Associate through special recruitment drive
  • No. of vacancies: 3,218
  • Educational qualification: You should be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised University or have an equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government. 
  • Skills: Fluency in writing and speaking English.


3. Junior Associate through special recruitment drive for Tura {Meghalaya} and Kashmir Valley & Ladakh
  • No. of vacancies: 188
  • Educational qualification: You should be a graduate in any discipline from a recognised University or have an equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
  • Skills: Fluency in writing and speaking English.


4. Junior Agricultural Associate
  • No. of vacancies: 3008
  • Educational qualification: You should be a graduate in Agriculture or Agriculture allied activities from a Government recognised university/Institute. 
  • Skills: Fluency in writing and speaking English.

Age criteria 
Not below 20 years and not above 28 years as on 1st April 2016, i.e candidates must have been born not earlier than 2nd April 1988 and not later than 1st April 1996 (both days inclusive). Please refer to the official notification for relaxation in upper age limit.

Note:
1. If you are in the final Semester/year of Graduation you may also apply provisionally subject to the condition that, if called for interview/joining, you will have to produce proof of having passed the Graduation exam on or before 30th June 2016. Candidates having integrated dual degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 30.06.2016.

2. Matriculate Ex-servicemen, who have obtained the Indian Army Special Certificate of Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force, after having completed not less than 15years of service in Armed Forces of the Union are also eligible for the post. Such certificates should be dated on or before 30.06.2016.

Exam format 
Candidates will be selected through (a) an online test comprising of a preliminary and a main exam of the official and/or local language and subject to Government of India approval and (b) interview. 
1. Phase-I: 
Preliminary exam:This will consist of Objective Tests for 100marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1hour duration consisting of 3 sections:
  • English Language - 30 questions with 30 marks, for 1 hour duration. 
  • Numerical Ability - 35 questions with 35 marks, for 1 hour duration. 
  • Reasoning Ability - 35 questions with 35 marks, for 1 hour duration.
 2. Phase-II:
  • General / Financial awareness - 50 questions with 50 marks, of 35 minutes duration. 
  • General English - 40 questions with 40 marks, of 35 minutes duration. 
  • Quantitative Aptitude - 50 questions with 50 marks, of 45 minutes duration. 
  • Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude - 50 questions with 60 marks, of 45 minutes duration.
3. Phase-III: Personal interview.
Note: Candidates selected on the basis of the online exam will have to download the interview call letter after the results are declared.



How to apply
Register your application online at http://www.sbi.co.in/ under the 'Careers with us' section: http://www.sbi.co.in/portal/web/home/careers-with-us >> http://ibps.sifyitest.com/sbijacmar16/

Important dates
  • Online registration of application and payment of fees: 5th April 2016 to 25th April 2016
  • Date of online preliminary test (tentative date): various dates in May/June 2016
For queries related to online registration contact via email at: sbirect@ibpsorg.org

Refer to complete details of recruitment drive at: http://www.sbi.co.in/portal/documents/44978/143453/Final+Advt+Clerical+05-04-2016-17.pdf/c77e79a7-b0ad-49a2-9b42-bf4ec584412c