SBI Clerk Eligibility Criteria 2020

Shreya Sareen Updated On: 14 Jan, 2020 15:15 IST

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SBI Clerk 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The State Bank of India (SBI) will prescribe the SBI Clerk Exam 2020 eligibility criteria. The eligibility criteria of SBI Clerk include the conditions that must be fulfilled by all candidates in terms of nationality, age limit, and educational qualification. All candidates of SBI Clerk have to ensure that they fulfill the required eligibility criteria before filling the application form of SBI Clerk.


  • Candidate should be a citizen of India.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Candidate should have a graduation degree in any stream or an equivalent qualification from a recognised university as approved by the Central Government.

  • Candidate with Integrated Dual Degree (IDD) certificate should ensure that the date of passing the IDD is on or before 31st August 2020.

  • Candidates applying for SBI Clerk  have to note the following points:

    • The date of passing eligibility examination will be the date appearing on the mark sheet/certificate or a provisional certificate issued by the University/Institute. If the result of a particular examination is posted on the University/ Institute website, the certificate issued by the appropriate authority of the University/Institute indicating the date on which the result was posted on the website will be taken as the date of passing.

    • After completing the service of the armed forces of the Union in less than 15 years, matriculate in the Navy or the Air Force, special forces or the ex-soldiers receiving relevant certificates will also be eligible for the post. Such certificates should be dated on or before 1st January 2020.

Age Limit:

  • The lower age limit of candidates is 20 years and the upper age limit is 28 years i.e. the birth date of the candidates must not be earlier than 2nd January 1990 and not later than 1st January 1998.

SBI Clerk 2020 Reservation Criteria

Candidate’s Category

Age Relaxation


5 years

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

3 years

General (PWD/EWS)

10 years


15 years


13 years

Persons domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir State during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989

5 years

Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen

The actual period of service rendered in defence services +3 years, (8 years for Disabled Ex-Servicemen belonging to SC/ST) subject to max. age of 50 years

Widows, Divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands & who are not remarried

7 years (subject to a maximum age limit of 35 years for General, 38 years for OBC & 40 years for SC/ST candidates)

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