SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021 Notification: Apply Online For 6100 Apprentice Vacancies, Check Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Salary and Other Details

SBI Apprentice Admit Card 2021 Out, Download Call Letter

State Bank of India has released SBI Apprentice Admit Card on its official website on 06 September 2021 for all the candidates who have successfully registered for 6100 SBI Apprentice vacancies. SBI Apprentice exam has been scheduled for 20 September 2021 (Monday). The candidates can download their SBI Apprentice Call Letter from the direct link below using their registration number and password.

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SBI Apprentice 2021 Notification is Out!!! Check Exam Dates, Eligibility, Cut Offs, And Other Details

Recently, on July 05, 2021, State Bank of India has announced a notification of SBI Apprentice for 6100 posts on its official website The online registration process has started from 06th July, 2021 & the last date for online form submission is 26th July 2021. The selected candidates will be recruited for 1 year of apprenticeship engagement in the Bank. Candidates who have previously applied for 2020 Notification have to apply again for fresh vacancies as the previous exam got cancelled due to nationwide pandemic. The application fees shall be refunded shortly.

SBI Apprentice Recruitment 2021: Overview
Exam Conducting Body State Bank of India (SBI)
Post Name SBI Apprentice 2021
No. of Vacancies 6100
Online Registration Begins 06th July 2021
Last Date to Apply 26th July 2021
Selection Process Written Test & Test of Local Language
Job Location Various States
Official Website

Note: The candidates who have previously applied have to apply again for fresh vacancies. The recruitment of 8500 Apprentice against Advt No. CRPD/APPR/2020-21/07 dated 20.11.2020 has been cancelled. The candidates who have applied will be refunded the application fee soon.

Exam Pattern

SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern 2021

In order to qualify SBI Apprentice exam, candidates need to clear following stages SBI Apprentice Selection Process -

1. Online Written Test

2. Local Language Proficiency Test.

3. Medical Examination

Note: It is to be noted that SBI will conduct only Single Online Exam for SBI Apprentice 2021. SBI Apprentice Exam Pattern is explained below:

1. Online Written Test:
Sr. No. Subject Name No. of Questions Max Marks Duration
1. General/Financial Awareness 25 25 15 minutes
2. General English 25 25 15 minutes
3. Quantitative Aptitude 25 25 15 minutes
4. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 25 25 15 minutes
Total 100 100 60 Minutes

Note: Questions will be bilingual, i.e., in both English & Hindi Languages, apart from the test of General English. Also, there would be a negative marking of ¼ marks for each wrong answer marked in the Objective tests.

2. Local Language Proficiency Test:

Candidates applying for a particular state vacancy should be proficient in reading/writing/speaking in the local language of that state. The language test is part of the selection process which would be conducted once the candidate qualifies the online written examination. Candidates failing to qualify this test will not be allowed for further rounds of the selection process.

3. Medical Examination:

Candidates will be called for the medical examination only after clearing the above two stages of selection process. Selected apprentices would be allotted a bank if he/she is declared medically fit as per the requirement of the Bank.

Final Selection will be subject to:
  • Eligibility Verification of for the post and information furnished in the online application
  • Qualifying in test of specified opted local language, where applicable, as detailed above
  • Qualifying in the Medical examination

Exam Date

SBI Apprentice Exam Date 2021

The SBI Apprentice Notification was released on July 05, 2021 and the online registration process has started from 06th July 2021. The last date for applying online is 26th July 2021.

The important Exam dates pertaining to SBI Apprentice 2021 is tabulated below:

Event Name Important Dates
Notification Release date 05th July 2021
Notification Link Click Here
Online Application Start date 06th July 2021
Online Application Link Click Here
Last date to apply online 26th July 2021
Call Letter / Admit Card release date Click here to download
Online Exam August (Tentatively)
Result Will be announced soon
Language Proficiency Test Will be announced soon

How To Apply

SBI Apprentice Apply Online 2021

Candidates are allowed to apply in online mode only as no other mode of application would be accepted.

  • Firstly, candidates need to scan their photograph, signature & all required documents as per the official notification.
  • Thereafter, these candidates need to visit the official SBI website and click to open the Online Application Form, available under the tab ‘Current Openings’.
  • Now completely fill the application form carefully. After filling the application form completely, candidates must click on "submit" button to finally submit the online form.
  • After submitting the online application form, candidates need to pay the application fees as per the instructions available on the window.
  • Application Fees can be paid online using debit card/credit card /internet banking by providing information as asked on the official website & then finally save the complete application form for future records.
SBI Apprentice Application Fee
Category SBI Apprentice 2021 Application Fee
General,EWS, OBC Rs 300/

Note: It is to be noted that the application fee needs to be paid through online mode only and Fee/ Intimation charges once paid will NOT be refunded in any case.


SBI Apprentice Syllabus 2021

The SBI Apprentice 2021 syllabus can be divided into 4 sections:

1. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

2. English Language

3. Quantitative Aptitude

4. General/Financial Aptitude

Let’s have a look over the Syllabus of each section in detail.

1. Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude

Direction & Distance, Coding and Decoding, Blood Relations, Syllogisms, Inequalities, Seating Arrangement, Input and Output, Ordering & Ranking, Puzzles, Double Line Up, Grouping & Selection, Memory, MS Excel/MS Word, RAM/ROM, Keyboard Shortcuts, Computer Hardware & Software, Operating System, Networking, Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies/Abbreviation

2. English Language

Reading Comprehension, Antonyms and Synonyms, Odd one out, Cloze Test, Match the Following, Sentence Connector, Fill in the Blanks, Error Detection, Sentence Rearrangement, Para Jumble

3. Quantitative Aptitude

Simplification/Approximation, Number Series, Number System, Average, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Interest, Number series, Data Interpretation, Profit and Loss, Mensuration

4. General/Financial Aptitude

Capital and Currency, Books and Authors, Current Affairs, GK and updates, Awards and Honours, Latest Developments in Banking Industry, Defence, Sports, Budget, Government Schemes and Policies

Cut Off

How To Check SBI Apprentice Cut Off 2021

Step 1: Once the results are declared, open the link of the official website of SBI.

Step 2: Then, log in with your credentials provided to you during Registration.

Step 3: The official cut-off will be mentioned below your scorecard.

Step 4: Applicants may download the cut-off by clicking on the provided link.

SBI Apprentice Previous Year Cutoffs

SBI Apprentice Cut-off 2019
Section /Subject Total Number of Questions Maximum Marks Cut-off
General/ Financial Awareness 25 25 18-21
General English 25 25 16-18
Quantitative Aptitude 25 25 15-20
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 25 25 18-20
Total 100 100 70-75


SBI Apprentice Vacancy 2021

On July 05, 2021, SBI has released a notification of SBI Apprentice for 6100 posts. The category wise vacancy list for different States is tabulated below:

State / UT SC ST OBC EWS UR Total
Gujarat 56 120 216 80 328 800
Andhra Pradesh 16 7 27 10 40 100
Karnataka 32 14 54 20 80 200
Madhya Pradesh 11 15 11 7 31 75
Chhattisgarh 9 24 4 7 31 75
West Bengal 164 35 157 71 288 715
Andaman & Nicobar Islands 0 0 2 1 7 10
Sikkim 1 5 6 2 11 25
Odisha 64 88 48 40 160 400
Himachal Pradesh 50 8 40 20 82 200
Haryana 28 0 40 15 67 150
Jammu & Kashmir 8 11 27 10 44 100
UT Chandigarh 4 0 6 2 13 25
Ladakh 0 1 2 1 6 10
Punjab 105 0 76 36 148 365
Tamil Nadu 17 0 24 9 40 90
Pondicherry 1 0 2 1 6 10
Goa 1 6 9 5 29 50
Uttarakhand 22 3 16 12 72 125
Telangana 20 8 33 12 52 125
Rajasthan 110 84 130 65 261 650
Kerala 7 0 20 7 41 75
Uttar Pradesh 183 8 236 87 361 875
Maharashtra 37 33 101 37 167 375
Arunachal Pradesh 0 9 0 2 9 20
Assam 17 30 67 25 111 250
Manipur 0 6 2 2 10 20
Meghalaya 0 22 2 5 21 50
Mizoram 0 9 1 2 8 20
Nagaland 0 9 0 2 9 20
Tripura 3 6 0 2 9 20
Bihar 8 0 13 5 24 50
Jharkhand 3 6 3 2 11 25
Total 977 567 1375 604 2577 6100

Admit Card

SBI Apprentice Admit Card 2021

The Admit Card for ABI Apprentice 2021 exam shall be released around 10-12 days before the exam date. The Admit Card will be released on the official website of SBI i.e,

As per the official notification, the online examination could be tentatively held in August 2021.

Candidates are requested to stay connected with us & keep visiting this section for the latest updates regarding the SBI Apprentice Admit Card 2021.

Salary & Job Profile

SBI Apprentice Salary 2021

Basically, apprenticeship is not a permanent job of a Bank. SBI Apprentice are just Trainees who will be trained as an Apprentice, so technically they do not receive an in-hand salary. However, Selected candidates will get a fixed stipend of Rs.15000/- per month during their training period of 1 year.

Note: The apprentices shall not be eligible for any other allowances/ benefits till the duration of their Apprenticeship.

SBI Apprentice Job Profile 2021

The candidates selected as an Apprentice shall be trained rigorously for a duration of 1 year. They will be doing different administrative work/training about the actual work and services that SBI bank provides to their customers. They will be managed by some senior official of the bank who will guide them to perform all the assigned tasks within a stipulated time frame in the bank.

SBI Apprentice Eligibility Criteria 2021

SBI Apprentice Age Limit (as of 31/10/2020)

• Minimum Age: 20 years

• Maximum Age: 28 years

Note: Age Relaxations in upper age limit shall be applicable as per Government guidelines for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates.

SBI Apprentice Educational Qualifications (as of 31/10/2020)

The candidates applying for SBI Apprentice 2021 must have completed their graduation from a recognized University/ Institute.