How Many will Qualify for SBI Clerk Main Exam 2016?

SBI Clerk preliminary exam 2016 has now been over and result has been declared. Now gear up for the SBI Clerk Main Exam 2016.

But this time, there is no direct link for the result on the SBI’s website. The bank has now provided a link to download call letters for main exams. Only those who clear the prelims would be able to download call letters.

Candidates who have cleared prelims will be able to see their main exam date, time and location in the call letter. And those who have not qualified will see a message, “You have not qualified for the main examination”.

There are many questions which candidates have in mind. Many of my students have qualified for main exam. There are many who could not make to the next round. The question is that how many will get selection in the SBI Clerk Main Exam 2016.

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Well I have been trying to clear all your doubts as far as SBI Clerk Recruitment is concerned. I have already told you about the section wise good score and cut off. Today I am going to analyze that how many students are likely to qualify for

SBI Clerk Main Exam 2016.

However this analysis is based on the trends of the earlier years of various competitive exams. This year as you are aware that State Bank of India has divided the selection process for its clerical cadre recruitment into two phases, with phase I being preliminary exams and phase II for the mains exams. These prelims were held on various dates in four slots on each exam day.

How Many will Qualify for SBI Clerk Main Exam 2016?

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SBI Clerk Analysis

Before answering that let us first understand that how many students have appeared in the preliminary exam. As per the estimates (as no official figures are available) more than 20 lacs students appeared in this massive exam.

SBI PO Calendar 2016

As you know, this recruitment was conducted for about 17000 vacancies, in the clerical cadre. Normally in most of the competitive exams the ratio of the number of candidates’ remains in the ratio of 1: 20, which means for 1 post approximately 20 candidates will be shortlisted. Going by this ratio the likely number of the candidates for the main exam should be in the range of about 3.50 lacs to 3.75 lacs.

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SBI Clerk Result 2016

SBI Clerk Result has been declared which you can check through the link provided here. This link is for downloading the admit card. Only those candidates who have qualified will be able to download the same.

SBI Clerk Result 2016


  1. i have done 58 questions. my category is gen girl. will i hope for something positive?

  2. I have done 60 questions but only 10 in maths . Is there any chance for me to get pass??

  3. its does’t matter how many questions u r attempt , how many questions u attempt correctly its a main point

  4. pooja lal says:

    Plz tell cut off for general

  5. Pagal bana diya sbi walo ne 600/- rs le liye kam se kam marks to batate kitne question kiye kitne galat hue kitne marks aaye par nahi ji call letter karlo download agya to thik n to ghar jaao means pura fraud

  6. vivektiwari says:

    i got a mail from sbi that i have qualified for mains exam but when i tried to login for downloading call letter,a message is displayed that you have not qualified for main examination..what should i do???

    • I think password/date of birth you entered is wrong, try again you will be able to download admit card for mains

  7. Sir I done 65 in pre nd I think my accuracy was not so bad….I was totally sure for qualifying mains.but I could not cleared the pre exam.what would have happened with me…
    Pls guide me

  8. Amit dehariya says:

    Cutoff of sc category

  9. What is cut off for agri associate in main exam

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