SBI Clerk JA JAA Exam Date 2016 [Confirmed]

SBI Clerk JA JAA Exam Date 2016 [Confirmed]

SBI Clerk Exam Date 2016: Following the release of SBI Clerk Admit Card, the State Bank of India Website confirmed the Exam Dates for Prelims and Mains Examination. There has been a few changes in the selection pattern for Junior Associate (JA) and Junior Agriculture Associate (JAA), which has been covered extensively in our previous articles.


SBI Clerk Exam Date 2016 for JA JAA Recruitment

The Written Examination for the recruitment of Junior Associate (JA) and Junior Agriculture Associate (JAA) will be conducted on the following exam dates.

 Exam Name  Date of Examination
 SBI Clerk Prelims (1)  May 22, 2016
 SBI Clerk Prelims (2)  May 28, 2016
 SBI Clerk Prelims (3)  May 29, 2016
 SBI Clerk Prelims (4)  June 4, 2016
 SBI Clerk Prelims (5)  June 5, 2016
 SBI Clerk Mains (1)  June 25, 2016
 SBI Clerk Mains (2)  June 26, 2016

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Hence, the first exam date for SBI Clerk Prelims has been set for 22 May, 2016. If you are an aspirant for the upcoming JA JAA Examination, here is the exam pattern for both Pre and Mains SBI Clerk Examination.


SBI Clerk 2016: Exam Pattern for JA & JAA

The Written Exam will be conducted online. The first paper, SBI Clerk Prelims, will be objective MCQ based. There will be 100 questions of 1 mark each, making the total marks to be 100. There will be 3 sections – English Language, Numerical Ability and Reasoning Ability.

Phase I: SBI Clerk Prelims

 Name of the Section  Questions  Marks
 English Language  30  30
 Numerical Ability  35  35
 Reasoning Ability  35  35
 Total  100  100

The total time allotted will be 60 minutes and there will be 1/4th mark negative marking for each incorrect answer. Sectional and Overall Cutoff will also be there.

Phase II: SBI Clerk Mains

The candidates who qualify Prelims will be called for the Mains Examination. This will be a 2 hour 40 minute long paper with 5 individual sections and 200 marks in total.

 Name of the Section  Questions  Marks  Time (in mins.)
 General/ Financial Awareness  50  50  35
 General English  40  40  35
 Quantitative Aptitude  50  50  45
 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude  50  60  45
 Total  190  200  160 

There will be 190 questions and each section has a separate time slot. Again, there will be sectional and overall cutoff marks.

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  1. What this sepearte time limit funda is? Will the window be get locked for particular section for a specific time limit?

  2. what will b approx overall cut off n sectional cut off this year sbi clerk exam considering last year exams… pls reply

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