Job vacancies for junior associate roles at India’s largest bank: All you need to know

Job vacancies for junior associate roles at India’s largest bank: All you need to know
  • Aspiring candidates should possess a graduation degree.
  • Applications will be entertained only if applied online.
  • Here is all you need to know about the job vacancies and how to apply.
India’s largest bank, State Bank of India is offering over 8,000 jobs at junior levels and has invited applications for the same. A public sector unit (PSU) bank job in India has always been highly sought as it offers stability, security with a decent pay.

In an announcement, SBI has invited applications for Junior Associate positions with 8,283 vacancies available. Eligible candidates can apply online only through the official SBI website. The application window is open from November 17 and will conclude on December 7, 2023.

Eligibility criteria

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Candidates aspiring to apply should possess a graduation degree from a recognised university or an equivalent qualification acknowledged by the Central Government.

For those with integrated dual degree (IDD) certificates, the completion date must fall on or before December 31, 2023. The age requirement for applicants ranges between 20 to 28 years.


How to apply

Candidates must apply online for the SBI Junior Associate positions, and no other mode of application will be entertained. The application process requires candidates to register themselves through the Bank's official website: OR under the 'Recruitment of Junior Associates 2023' section.

Following registration, applicants are mandated to complete the payment of the prescribed application fee via online methods such as debit card, credit card, or Internet Banking.

Selection process and examination details

The selection process for the SBI junior associate positions includes an online examination comprising Preliminary and Main exams, along with a test focusing on the specified local language. The Online Preliminary Exam features sections on English Language, Numerical Ability, and Reasoning Ability, consisting of objective tests totaling 100 marks and spanning a duration of one hour.

Important dates to remember

The crucial dates associated with this recruitment drive are as follows: the application window opens on November 17, 2023, and closes on December 7, 2023. Subsequently, the Preliminary exam is scheduled for January 2024, followed by the Main exam in February 2024. Interested candidates are advised to refer to the official SBI website for comprehensive details and to submit their applications.

Available help

For any issues related to form completion, fee payment, or non-receipt of admission/call letters, candidates can seek assistance by contacting the designated helpdesk. Queries can be addressed by calling at telephone number 022-22820427, available only on working days of the Bank between 11:00 AM and 05:00 PM.

Additionally, candidates can lodge their queries on the website It's crucial for candidates to mention 'Recruitment of Junior Associate-2023' in the subject line of their email correspondence.