Vikash Sharma

Bhubaneswar: The State Bank of India (SBI) has started online application process for recruitment of apprentices. A total of 8,500 apprentices would be trained under the latest recruitment drive.

The selection of applicants will be based on the basis of an online written exam. The test will be held in the month of January 2021.

The online application process will conclude on December 10, as per an official notification.
Interested can apply and get all the latest information regarding eligibility, exam pattern and others from the official website

Here Are Key Eligibility Criteria

Age: Minimum 20 years and maximum 28 years as on 31.10.2020 i.e. candidates must have been born not earlier than 01.11.1992 and not later than 31/10/2000 (both days inclusive).
Maximum age indicated is for unreserved and EWS candidates. Relaxation in upper age limit is applicable as per the Government of India guidelines for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates.

Educational Qualification as on 31.10.2020:

Graduation from a recognised University/ Institute.

Duration of training:

Three years only. The selected apprentices should be willing to qualify in the examinations of IIBF (JAIIB/CAIIB) during 3 years apprenticeship engagement in the Bank.

Stipend/ Benefit

The apprentices are eligible for stipend of Rs.15000/- per month during 1st year, Rs.16500/- per month during 2nd year and Rs.19000/- per month during 3rd year. The apprentices are not eligible for any other allowances/ benefits.