SBI Clerk 2018 prelims result is out for the prelims exam conducted in 23rd, 24th, and 30th June 2018. The SBI Clerk prelims 2018 regional (state wise cut off for all the categories was released). In this article, let us see the SBI Clerk actual cut off 2018 for both the prelims exam.
SBI Clerk expected cut off 2018:
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SBI Clerk Prelims Actual cut off 2018 – Statewise:
The pattern of the prelims exam has undergone an important change this year. SBI has introduced the sectional timings in the prelims examination. Each section had a sectional time limit of 20 minutes. This prevented aspirants from dedicating maximum time to the section of their choice to maximise their scores. SBI is looking for aspirants with a good overall score. Therefore, aspirants can no longer hide behind their strengths.
There is no sectional cutoff this year in both prelims & mains exam.
find the actual cut off of SBI Clerk prelims result released on 24th June 2018
SBI Clerk Prelims 2018 state-wise Actual Cut off:
Let us look at previous year cutoffs of SBI clerk
SBI Clerk Previous year Cut off 2017:
SBI Clerk Prelims previous year cut off 2016-2017 exam:
The cut off varies from state to state based on the number of vacancies available and the local talent pool. The cut offs were as low as 21.5 in some states and as high as 66.5 in some others. Therefore, as like we said aspirants must have shoot to score at least 70+ to be on the safer side.
SBI Clerk prelims expected sectional cutoff:
There will be no sectional cutoff this year in the prelims exam.
The sectional cut off for the prelims exam in 2016-2017 of SBI clerk was as follows:
SBI will shortlist aspirants for the mains exam based on the score of prelims. The prelims exam is of qualifying nature and the marks an aspirant scores in the prelims exam will not be used while preparing the final merit list.
SBI clerk prelims – mains cut off 2017 state wise:
SBI clerk prelims was conducted in 2016, and in 2017, the exam was not conducted. So, the last year that SBI clerk exam was conducted was 2016-2017.
SBI Clerk Mains expected cut off 2018 exam:
Mains exam is the most important process in the entire selection procedure. The final merit list is prepared using the marks scored in the mains exam. Therefore, aspirants must do well in the mains exam to have a shot at the final selection.
As is the case with prelims exam, aspirants will be competing with candidates only from their state. Therefore, the cut off varies a lot depending on the number of vacancies in each state.
The cut off for final selection for the post of junior associate in SBI Clerk previous years mains exam (2016-2017) was as follows:
As we can see, the cut off varied from 117 to 138.5. Though there is no cutoff, the merit list will be prepared based on the marks only. So, candidates, to be on the safer side, aspirants must try to score at least 145 out of 200 provided the level of the exam remains comparable.
SBI Clerk expected sectional Cutoff 2018 (Mains exam):
The sectional cut offs in 2016 were as follows:
|Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||60||24||19|
|General / Financial Awareness||50||13.5||9.5|
There will be no sectional cut offs in the mains exam too.
We hope that this article on SBI Clerk expected cut off 2018 would have helped you to have some idea about the score one must aim for. For more useful articles, try going through SBI Clerk 2018 notification pdf and English language questions for SBI Clerk exam.