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If you are a fresher or someone with less than one year of job experience then apprenticeships are your ideal opportunity to kickstart a new professional journey. If you want to enter or take training for the banking sector can apply for the SBI Apprentice recruitment notification. This apprentice training will provide you with a platform to explore the largest public sector bank in our country. This three-year training will help you to explore more job opportunities across the Indian banking system.
The selection process has two stages, the first being a Computer Based Test and the final stage is to test the candidate’s proficiency in the local language of the state to which he/ she is applying. This year SBI Apprentice 2023 notification is out with 6160 vacant posts. Interested candidates can apply towards the SBI Apprentice 2023 notification through the SBI official website.
SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023
You will get the exam notification, overall details including release date, number of posts, total vacancy, apply online date and the last date to apply are all given here.
For further information check below:
|SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023|
|Organisation||State Bank of India (SBI)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Online Registration Dates||1st to 21st September 2023|
|Selection Process||Computer-based online exam and local language test|
|Duration of Apprenticeship program||1 year|
SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam Dates
Check out the exam dates given below for more details:
|SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023- Important Dates|
|SBI Apprentice Notification 2023||31st August 2023|
|Online Registration Starts From||01st September 2023|
|Online registration Ends on||21st September 2023|
|Last Date for Editing the Application||21st September 2023|
|Last Date for Printing Application||06th October 2023|
|SBI Apprentice Call Letter 2023||To be notified|
|SBI Apprentice Online Exam Date 2023||October/November 2023|
SBI Apprentice 2023 Vacancy
The 2022 vacancies are yet to be released. Though it is expected that the same or more vacancies are likely to be released. A total of 6160 vacancies were released for the 2023 Recruitment drive. Check state-wise and category-wise vacancies of the 2023 cycle here till the SBI Apprentice 2023 vacancy details are released.
|SBI Apprentice Vacancy 2023|
|Andhra Pradesh||390||Telugu, Urdu|
|UT Andaman & Nicobar Islands||08||Hindi/English|
|Goa||26||Konkan, Marathi, English|
|Himachal Pradesh||200||Hindi, English|
|UT Jammu & Kashmir||100||Urdu, English|
|Meghalaya||31||English, Garo, Khasi|
|Tamil Nadu||648||Tamil, English|
|Uttar Pradesh||412||Hindi, Urdu|
|West Bengal||328||Bengali, Nepali|
|SBI Apprentice Vacancy 2023: Category-Wise|
|Total Vacancies||6160 Posts|
SBI Apprentice 2023 Salary Scale
It is important for the candidates to know since they are not permanent employees of the Bank, SBI Apprentices do not have a set salary. Based on their apprenticeship program, they are eligible for a fixed stipend.
Candidates who will be selected for the Apprentice post are eligible for a stipend of Rs.15000/- per month. The candidates who shall successfully complete the apprenticeship will enjoy special weightage/relaxation in SBI Clerk Recruitment.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates should be eligible according to the SBI Apprentice Eligibility Criteria to apply for the post of Apprentice. After that, they need to follow the specific SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern & Syllabus. Under eligibility, there are different criteria that one has to keep in mind while applying for it. Applicants must have all the relevant qualifications and documents that are required while going for the online application procedure.
Applicants who fall within the age limit can apply for the post of Apprentice in SBI. It is important to make sure that one should have all the relevant documents required as Age Proof of the candidate. Applicants claiming age relaxation must have authentic and original documents issued by the government or any respected body of India to have the benefit.
- Min. Age – 20 years
- Max. Age – 28 years
The age relaxation is applicable for reserved categories and there is an upper age limit as per the Government of India guidelines for SC/ST/OBC/PwD candidates. These candidates must have certified documents to claim for relaxation.
|PWD (UR)||10 Years|
|PWD (SC/ST)||15 Years|
|PWD (OBC)||13 Years|
Candidates should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university or any equivalent qualification approved by the central or state government as mentioned in the previous official notification of SBI Apprentice.
SBI Apprentice Nationality
The applicant must be either –
- An Indian citizen or,
- A subject of Nepal, Bhutan or
- A Tibetan refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 intending to permanently settle in India or,
- People migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam to permanently settle in India.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Application Form
The government of India introduced the apprenticeship under the skill development programme to develop hands-on experience among the Indian youth across various trades. The State Bank of India (SBI) too like many other organizations are inviting applications from eligible graduates below 28 years towards the Apprenticeship program. The selected candidates have to work together with the bank employees in the daily administration of the banking services.
Stay connected to know about the SBI Apprentice notification 2023!
Steps to Apply Online for SBI Apprentice
The steps to be followed to apply online for the SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023 is explained below:
Step 1: Click the link mentioned above. (link expired)
Step 2: Alternatively click the SBI Official Website link
Step 3: Candidates must Click on “Current Openings” under the “Join SBI” tab
Step 4: A new page will appear where List of current recruitments will open and then Click on “ENGAGEMENT OF APPRENTICES IN SBI UNDER THE APPRENTICES ACT, 1961”
Step 5: Click on the Apply Link is displayed. You will be directed to the application page.
Step 6: Click on the “Click here for New Registration “ link.
Step 7: Click on the “ Continue” tab and enter your basic details like name, phone number etc.
Step 8: Upload a scanned copy of your photograph and signature as per requirement. Click on the Next button. Click on the Testbook image resize tool to resize images in the desired specification
Step 9: Click on the preferred actions for the details asked in the form and then click on the “validate your details” and submit fees.
Step 10: Click on the final submission and take out the printout of the form.
Guidelines For Scanning The Photograph & Signature
Before applying online, a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her photograph and signature as per the specifications given in Annexure-I. Online applications will not be registered unless candidates upload photos and signatures as specified.
- The photograph must be a recent passport-style colour picture. In case the face in the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate’s application may be rejected.
- The size of the photograph must be of dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred) and the Size of the file should be between 20kb–50 kb
- In case the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate may edit his application and re-upload his photograph or signature
- The dimensions of the signature must be 140 x 60 pixels (preferred) whereas the size of the file should be between 10kb – 20kb
- The applicant has to sign on white paper with a Black Ink pen.
Check out the fees structure for the following:
|SC/ ST/ OBC||50|
Apply Online Link
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SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam Pattern
The SBI Apprenticeship is a three-year training, which will help the aspirants to explore more job opportunities across the Indian banking system. The selection process has two stages, the first being a Computer Based Test and the final stage is to test the candidate’s proficiency in the local language of the state to which he/ she is applying.
Exam Pattern for Online Written Test
The candidates must go through the detailed syllabus for SBI Apprentice Exam 2023.
- There will be 100 multiple choice questions in the SBI Apprentice online examination.
- The duration of the test will be 1 hour and there will be a separate timing for each test i.e. 15 minutes for each section.
- The questions will be in bilingual (English & Hindi) except for the questions of General English.
- There will be a negative marking for incorrect answers. 1/4th marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Check the SBI Apprentice exam pattern from the below table.
|SNo||Name of test||No. of Questions||Max Marks||Duration|
|1||General English||25||25||15 minutes|
|2||General/Financial Awareness||25||25||15 minutes|
|3||Quantitative Aptitude||25||25||15 minutes|
|4||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||25||25||15 minutes|
60 minutes (1 hour)
Exam Pattern for Test of Local Language
SBI Apprentice exam pattern for Stage 2 consists of a Test of Local Language, which is mandatory for all Candidates. The language is specific to the state as mentioned above in the table.
Candidates who have a 10th or 12th mark sheet/certificate showing proof of that language are not required to give this test. They are eligible to move to the Medical Test of the selection process.
|Stage 2 ( Test of Local Language)||Test of Local Language- Candidates need to qualify for the test of the language specified according to their chosen state in terms of
Exam Pattern for Medical Examination
The candidates who will qualify for the above-mentioned stages are eligible for the third stage. The sage 3 is of Medical Examination where the candidate needs to qualify the medical standard as according to the bank.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Syllabus
If you are applying for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023 then you must prepare well for the online examination. To help you in your preparation, we have provided all the section-wise topics that have been covered in SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2023.
Syllabus for Online Written Test
The SBI Apprentice Syllabus for the selection test will have questions from the following five sections:
- General Awareness/ Financial Awareness
- General English
- Quantitative Aptitude
- General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability
- Computer Aptitude
SBI Apprentice Syllabus for General/Financial Awareness
The candidate should be familiar with the general and financial terms around us. The following topics have been covered under the General/Financial Awareness section:
- Books & Authors
- Important Days
- Budget & Five-year plans
- Science- Invention & Discoveries
- National & International organizations
- Latest Events
- Major Economic News
- Awards & Honour
- Current Affairs
SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude
This section is calculative and time-consuming, therefore the candidates should practice well in the following topics to score good marks.
- Quadratic Equations
- Bar Graph & Pictorial Graph
- LCM & HCF
- Profit & Loss
- Simple & Compound Interest
- Time & Speed
- Time & Work
- Pie Chart
- Problem on Ages
- Number Series
SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Reasoning Ability
The reasoning section in SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam needs tricks to be solved and practicing repeatedly with the questions from the below topics will help you to solve the questions within seconds.
- Spatial Orientation & Spatial Visualization
- Syllogistic Reasoning
- Arithmetic Reasoning
- Arithmetical Number Series
- Similarities And Differences
- Non-verbal series
- Relationship concept
- Verbal and Figure classification
- Statement conclusion
- Visual memory
SBI Apprentice Syllabus for Computer Aptitude
This test is conducted to analyse the candidate’s knowledge about computers as it’s an important part of the working structure of banks. Following are the topics that would be covered in SBI Apprentice Exam.
- Basics of Computer
- MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, MS Word
- Computer abbreviations
- Modern Day technology
- Computer Organization
- LAN & WAN
- Shortcuts of computer
- Internet, Modem
- Generations of Computer
SBI Apprentice Syllabus for General English
The topics covered in the SBI Apprentice General English section include:
- Antonyms- Synonyms
- Error Detection
- Reading Comprehension
- Unseen Passage
- Fill in the blanks
- Subject-verb Agreement
- Proficiency in the English language
- Sentence Rearrangement
- Verb & Adverb
Syllabus for Test of Local Language
SBI Apprentice Local Languages for a Particular State:
|State / UT||Language|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||Hindi/English|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Urdu/Hindi|
SBI Apprentice 2023 Exam Centres
Following are the exam centres for SBI Apprentice:
|Name of the State/ UT||
SBI Apprentice Exam Centre Name
|Andaman & Nicobar Island||Port Blaire|
Chirala, Guntur, Kakinada, Kurnool, Kadapa, Nellore, Srikakulam, Rajahmundry, Tirupati, Vijaywada, Vizianagaram, Vishakhapatnam
|Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun||Naharlagun|
Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Silchar, Guwahati, Tezpur
Aurangabad (Bihar), Arrah, Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Muzaffarpur, Gaya, Patna, Purnea
Bilaspur, Bhilai Nagar, Raipur
|Dadar & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu||Daman|
Anand, Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar, Jamnagar, Mehsana, Rajkot, Vadodara, Surat
|Haryana||Ambala, Gurugram, Faridabad, Hisar, Kurukshetra, Karnal, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar|
|Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Hamirpur, Solan, Shimla, Una|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu, Srinagar, Samba|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro Steel City, Hazaribagh, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur,|
|Karnataka||Belgaum, Bengaluru, Davangere, Hassan, Hubli – Dharwad, Mandya, Gulbarga, Mangalore, Shimoga, Udupi, Mysore|
|Kerala||Kannur, Kochi, Kollam, Alappuzha, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Palakkad, Malappuram, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur|
|Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Gwalior, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain|
|Maharashtra||Aurangabad (Maharashtra), Amravati, Chandrapur, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai/ Thane/ Navi Mumbai, Dhule, Nagpur, Nanded, Pune, Solapur, Nashik|
|Delhi NCR||Delhi NCR (All NCR cities)|
|Odisha||Berhampur (Ganjam), Balasore, Bhubaneshwar, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Cuttack, Sambalpur|
|Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Ludhiana, Mohali, Jalandhar, Pathankot, Sangrur, Patiala|
|Rajasthan||Alwar, Ajmer, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Kota, Sikar, Udaipur|
|Sikkim||Bardang – Gangtok|
|Tamilnadu||Chennai, Erode, Madurai, Nagercoil, Coimbatore, Salem, Thiruchirapalli, Tirunelvelli, Vellore, Virudhunagar, Thanjavur|
Khammam, Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Warangal
Prayagraj (Allahabad), Agra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Lucknow, Muzaffarnagar, Noida & Gr. Noida, Varanasi
Dehradun, Roorkee, Haldwani
Asansol, Durgapur, Hooghly, Kalyani, Siliguri, Greater Kolkata
SBI Apprentice 2023 Selection Process
The selection process includes two stages i.e. online written test (Computer Based Test) and a test of the local language. The candidates must be proficient (reading, speaking, writing, and understanding) in the local language of/ her state.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Admit Card
The admit card will be issued about a week or two before the exam but till now no clear information has been made available about it. You can access it by simply visiting the official website with your roll number and date of birth. A large number of vacancies are released every year for the post of Apprentice and this year, total vacancies have been released for this post. Apply online for this post which was released for a certain time.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Answer Key
Click here to get the answer key for SBI Apprentice 2023! [currently inactive]
SBI Apprentice 2023 Cut Off
As mentioned above, the written examination is yet to be held. But through the previous years’ cut-off marks, candidates can estimate the official cut-off that can be expected for SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023. Candidates scoring above the SBI Apprentice 2023 Cut Off marks will feature in the merit list and will be called in for the document verification process.
Check out the cut off for SBI Apprentice 2023 here! [currently active]
SBI Apprentice 2023 Result
SBI Apprentice Result 2023 will be released after a month or two from the date of Examination. It is very important for the candidates to check their SBI Apprentice Result 2023 to know their score and qualification status. The State Bank of India is all set to notify candidates about the SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2023 very soon.
Click here to view the results for SBI Apprentice 2023! [currently active]
SBI Apprentice 2022 FAQs
- Are there any negative marks in the SBI Apprentice 2023 written test?
Yes, 1/4th of the mark assigned for the question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
SBI Apprentice 2023 Notification PDF
Click here to download SBI Apprentice 2023 official notification
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