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The State Bank of Sikkim (SBS) has invited applications from candidates of Sikkamese origin for the position of Assistant Manager. Such candidates also need to possess a Sikkim subject certificate / Certificate of Identification to be fully eligible for the post. The eligible candidates are required to register online and complete the application process well in advance. This is an excellent opportunity for all the aspirants who hail from Sikkim.
For all those who wish to join the banking sector, State Bank of Sikkim Assistant Manager 2021 recruitment is the best chance for them. The online application process has already commenced from 1st June 2021 and will end on 30th June 2021. It is advisable to go through the notification thoroughly before applying online. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the exam dates and the mode of conduct will be notified later. To ensure your success in the examination, it is good to have a look into the details of the exam. The SBS Assistant Manager exam 2021 will be conducted in two phases:
- Written Exam
The written exam will consist of five sections namely:
- English Language
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Data Analysis & Interpretation
- General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness
- Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
The written exam will comprise of 200 questions which will carry 200 marks. There will be a penalty for every wrong answer. The candidates who qualify the first stage of written exam will be called for Interview and the total marks obtained in both the stages will be considered while forming the merit list. Apart from the basic eligibility criteria followed in all the banking examinations, candidates here are also expected to possess enough knowledge related to the languages, the customs and traditions followed in the state of Sikkim.
Note: The dates mentioned in the official notification are tentative and might change in due course of time.
State Bank of Sikkim (SBS) 2022-23 Highlights
|Conducting Body||Government of Sikkim|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Phases||2 (Preliminary, Mains)|
|Number of Qusestions||100 for Prelims / 190 for Mains|
|Maximum Marks||100 for Prelims / 200 for Mains|
|Negative Marking||0.25 marks|
|Time Duration||1 hour for Prelims / 2 hours 40 minutes for Mains|
|No. of vacancies||5831|
|Eligibility Criteria||Bachelor Degree|
|Online registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates||June 01, 2021 to June 30, 2021|
State Bank Of Sikkim or SBS has invited applications for Assistant Manager from eligible Indian Citizens of Sikkimese origin. The online registration for State Bank Of Sikkim Assistant Manager recruitment starts from June 1, 2021 and ends on June 30, 2021. No other mode will be acceptable. Let's go through the other information like application procedure, application fee, admit card, vacancies, exam centre and other details below.
The official notification of State Bank of Sikkim contains all details regarding the examination process, the final dates of which are yet to be announced. The tentative scheme of examination indicates a two tier selection process. The SBS Assistant Manager exam will be held in two phases:
- Phase 1 - Written Examination
- Phase 2 - Interview
The mode of the written examination to be conducted by the State Bank of Sikkim is still unclear. It can either be on an OMR system or online. The final decision will be made depending on the pandemic situation and also the number of applications.
After the second phase of Interview, the final selection will be made and the merit list will be released on the bank’s website.
An exam preparation is incomplete if you do not first collect all the required information pertaining to it. As the State Bank of Sikkim has released the official notification for the recruitment of Assistant Managers, all the eligible candidates need to gear up with all the necessary information on their tips. SBS exam syllabus forms an important part of the preparation and all the candidates should be well aware of the same. The SBS Assistant Manager exam syllabus includes 5 sections: English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Data Analysis and Interpretation, General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness, Reasoning & Computer Aptitude.
Securing pass marks in all of these is compulsory and thus you need to focus on all of them equally. The following table provides you with the complete syllabus for all the subjects of the SBS Assistant Manager exam.
The State Bank of Sikkim (SBS) released its official recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Manager on 25th May 2022. This can be a fair option for the Sikkimese candidates who were probably waiting for such an opportunity during the pandemic situation. The online application/registration process for SBS Assistant Manager 2022 has already commenced from 1st June 2022 and will close on 30th June 2022. The SBS Assistant Manager exam calendar containing the release & downloading of admit cards along with the dates of examination will be notified later depending on the present Covid situation. Candidates should regularly check the State Bank of Sikkim’s official website www.statebankofsikkim.com for SBS exam dates related information.
The candidates who get selected as an Assistant Manager in the State Bank of Sikkim will be enjoying a full-fledged government job with all the benefits. The initial period of 1 year will be counted as a probation period for all the candidates. Only after successful completion of this probation period, the candidates will be confirmed in their respective positions.
- The starting salary of an Assistant Manager in the State Bank of Sikkim will be Rs 39,100/- - (Cell 1 Level 14 of the Pay Matrix).
- During the initial years of service, an SBS Assistant Manager salary will be Rs.57,367/-.
- Candidates on probation will receive a combined total allowance as per the guidelines of the Sikkim government.
The application process for the State Bank of Sikkim Assistant Manager exam will be carried out online and has already begun from 1st June 2022 and will end on 30th June 2022. All the candidates who are interested in applying for the same should gear up. It is advisable to first go through the complete official notification thoroughly before you start with the process. Ensure that you fulfil all SBS Assistant Manager eligibility criteria before applying to avoid disqualification of your candidature. Most importantly, a candidate is supposed to be of Sikkim origin to be eligible for this exam. Read on to know the complete eligibility criteria for the exam.