SBI will recruit candidates for 6160 Apprentice posts. Eligible candidates can apply from September 1 onwards.

Important Date

Opening date of application: September 1, 2023 Closing date of application: September 21, 2023 Written exam: October/ November 2023

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who want to apply should have graduation degree from a recognised University/ Institute.

Application Fees

The application fees for General/ OBC/ EWS category is ₹300/-. SC/ST/PwBD category candidates are exempted from payment of fees. For more related details candidates can check the official site of SBI.

Selection Process

The selection process will comprise of online written test and test of local language. The written test will have 100 questions and the maximum marks is 100. The exam duration is for 60 minutes. Except for the test of General English, Test questions for Written examination shall be set in 13 Regional Languages viz. Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu , Urdu in addition to English and Hindi Language.

Age Limit (As on 01-08-2023)

Minimum age Limit: 20 Years Maximum Age Limit: 28 Years Age Relaxation is Applicable as Per Rules


Duration of training is of one year. 


The apprentices are eligible for stipend of Rs.15000/- per month for the engagement period of one year. The apprentices are not eligible for any other allowances/ benefits.


Apprentice. This is not an employment in the Bank. Nor the same is contract employment. Please note that the candidates engaged as Apprentice will NOT be treated as “employees” of the SBI and will not be entitled to receive any benefits which are available for the employees of the Bank


Candidates shall apply online and no other mode of application will be accepted.