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Eligibility Criteria

SBI Associate Clerks 2014 - Eligibility Criteria

SBI  Associate Banks PO 2012– was issued on 02, 2011.

 Eligibility criteria for the candidates are listed below for their reference. Check all the point prior registration, to avoid future issues:

Minimum 12th Standard (10 + 2) pass or equivalent qualification with a minimum of aggregate 60% marks (55% for SC/ ST/ PWD/ XS).


A degree (Graduation level) from a recognized university.

(a) Candidates who have not passed 12th standard Examination but have passed Diploma course after 10th standard are eligible for the captioned recruitment provided:

       • Diploma course passed after 10th standard must be a full time course (Diploma course through correspondence are not eligible) with a minimum of two years duration.

       • The Diploma course passed after 10th standard should be recognized / approved by the State Board of Technical Education of concerned State.

 (b) The percentage of marks in 12th/ Diploma Course shall be arrived at by dividing the marks obtained by the candidate in all subjects by aggregate maximum marks of all subjects irrespective of optional/additional optional subjects studied. Grace marks, if any, awarded by the Board/University will be excluded for the purpose of calculation of percentage. The date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the marksheet/provisional certificate or the date on which the result was posted on the website of the university / institution.

(c) Matriculate Ex-serviceman, 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 15 years of service in Armed Forces as on 01.08.2012 of the Union are also eligible for the post. Such certificates should be dated on or before 31.12.2012

(d) Candidate should be able to write and speak English fluently. (e) Knowledge of local language will be an added qualification. (Some questions may be put in the local language at the time of interview, to ascertain the level of familiarity of the candidates with the local language)


Minimum Age: 18 years; Maximum Age: 28 years (as on 01.08.2012). Candidates born not earlier than 02.08.1984 and not later than 01.08.1994, both days inclusive are only eligible to apply.