About SBI Apprentice Exam
SBI Apprentice recruitment is conducted by SBI - State Bank of India, the biggest public sector bank in India. This recruitment is conducted as per the provisions of the Apprentice Act, 1961. This year the recruitment is being conducted under the Skill India Initiative as well as NAPS - National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme.
Through this recruitment, candidates are selected for the Apprentice programme with SBI. It involves training of 3 years. Selected candidates also get a monthly stipend during their training period - ₹15,000 in the first year, ₹16,500 in the second year & ₹19,000 in the third and final year.
The selected apprentices should be willing to qualify in the examinations of IIBF (JAIIB/CAIIB) during 3 years of apprenticeship engagement in the Bank.
SBI Apprentice Exam - Notification
SBI has released the SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 for the engagement of 6100 apprentices under the Apprentice Act 1961. The SBI Apprentice Recruitment application will start on 06-07-2021 and candidates can apply online till 26-07-2021.
SBI Apprentice Exam - Overview
Before getting into the details of SBI Apprentice recruitment 2021, let’s have an overview of the exam.
|Exam Conducting Authority||State Bank Of India|
|Name of Posts||SBI Apprentice|
|Number of Vacancies||6100|
|Type of Job||Government Job (Apprentice)|
|Selection Process||Written Test and Test of Local Language|
|Eligible States||See List Below (28 States)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 – Important Dates
The SBI Apprentice Recruitment important dates are as under:
|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||06 September 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Online Exam Date||20 September 2021|
|SBI Apprentice Result|| -|
SBI Apprentice Mock Test 2021
SBI Apprentice Mock Test 2021 series have the following features:
- The mock test series consists of 15 SBI Apprentice Mock Tests
- This mock test series contains 100+ Videos for concepts learning
- Analyse your performance using our AI-Based Detailed Performance Analysis
- These mock tests will help you identify your strong and weak areas
SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern
The SBI Apprentice Recruitment has a 3-stage selection process:
Stage 1: Online Written Test
Stage 2: Local Language Test
Stage 3: Medical Test
SBI Apprentice Online Test Pattern
|Sl.||Name of test||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1.||General/Financial Awareness||25||25||15 mins|
|2.||General English||25||25||15 mins|
|3.||Quantitative Aptitude||25||25||15 mins|
|4.||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||25||25||15 mins|
| ||Total||100||100||1 hour|
SBI Apprentice Local Language Test
All candidates can apply for SBI apprentice recruitment from only 1 state. The candidate applying from a particular state should be proﬁcient in the speciﬁed local language of that State (reading, writing, speaking and understanding) as mentioned in the official notification.
The SBI Apprentice local language test will be conducted after qualifying for the online written examination. Candidates who fail to qualify for this local language test will not be engaged for the apprentice.
SBI Apprentice Medical Test
Candidates who clear the online written test and local language test should also clear the Medical test as per the bank requirement
SBI Apprentice Online Test Syllabus
SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 Quant Syllabus
3. Profit & Loss
4. Simple Interest & Compound Interest
6. Data Interpretations
9. Mixtures & Ratio Proportion
10. Time & Work
11. Time, Speed & Distance
SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 Reasoning Syllabus
1. Alphanumeric Series
4. Blood Relations
6. Data Sufficiency
8. Direction Sense
9. Seating Arrangements
10. Order and Ranking
11. Machine Input-Output
13. Number System and Conversions
14. Logical Reasoning
16. Basics of Hardware and software,
17. Windows operating system basics,
18. Internet terms and services,
19. Basic Functionalities of MS-Office( MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
20. History of computers
21. Networking and communication
22. Database basics
23. Basics of Hacking,
24. Security Tools
SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 English Syllabus
1. Reading Comprehension
2. Cloze Tests
3. Fill in the blanks
4. Sentence Errors
5. Vocabulary based questions
6. Sentence Improvement
8. Paragraph Based Questions
9. Inappropriate Usage
10. Idioms & Phrase
SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 General/Financial Awareness
1. Banking Awareness
2. Financial Awareness
3. Government Schemes and Policies
4. Current Affairs
5. Static Awareness
6. India’s Financial and Banking System
7. Budget and Monetary Plans of the Government
8. Key National Institutions
9. Basics of Banking
10. Static GK
11. Awards & Honours
12. Latest Appointments
13. Important Days
SBI Apprentice Eligibility Criteria
Graduation from a recognised University/ Institute.
Minimum: 20 years
Maximum: 28 Years
Relaxation in the upper age limit is applicable as per Government of India guidelines for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates.
SBI Apprentice Online Application Process
Pre-requisites for Applying Online
Candidates should have a valid email ID and mobile no. which should be kept active till the declaration of results. It will help him/her in getting call letter/advices etc. by email/SMS.
Candidates should first scan their photograph, signature & documents as detailed under guidelines for scanning the photograph, signature & documents in the official notification.
General/OBC/EWS category: Rs.300/-
SC/ST/PWD category: NIL
How to fill the online form
Step 1: Visit https://bank.sbi/careers or https://www.sbi.co.in/careers and open the "Engagement of Apprentices - Online Application Form", available in the 'Current Openings’
Step 2: Fill all the requested details carefully in the online form.
Step 3: Review all the filled details and "Submit" the form.
Step 4: Upload scanned copy of photo & signature.
Step 5: Pay the Application Fees
Step 6: Take a print out of the e-receipt and application form with fee details
SBI Apprentice Notification 2021 – Vacancy
Here is the complete list of Location, Local Language, and Tentative No. Of Training Seats for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021.
|State / UT||Language*||SC||ST||OBC||EWS||UR||Total*|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||Hindi/English||0||0||2||1||7||10|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Urdu/Hindi||8||11||27||10||44||100|
20th September 2021 (Tentative)