(Notification) Recruitment of Officers in Grade ‘A’– General Stream at SIDBI - 2016

(Notification) Recruitment of Officers in Grade ‘A’– General Stream at SIDBI - 2016

Candidates are advised to apply ONLINE, through Bank's web site at www.sidbi.in after carefully going through all the instructions contained in this application and general instructions given in this advertisement. No other means /mode of Application / Printout will be accepted.

Post Details:

Post Name: Officers in Grade ‘A’– General Stream

No. of total vacancies: 100

Pay scale : Assistant Manager Grade ‘A’ - General Stream 17100 - 1000 (11) - 28100 - EB – 1000 (4) - 32100 - 1100 (1) - 33200 (17 years) ` 36,000/- approx

Educational Qualification

Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree with minimum 60% (55% for SC/ST) marks in aggregate in any stream, in either of the two qualifications, from a recognized institute / University.

Preference would be given to candidates possessing professional qualifications like CA, CS, ICWA, CFA, MBA, Engineering, and Diploma in Banking from a recognized Institute. Proficiency in computers is preferable.

Age Limit:

Not below 21 years and not exceeding 28 years.

(Candidates born not earlier than 22.12.1987 and not later than 21.12.1994 [both days including] are only eligible to apply.

Selection Procedure

The selection process for the post would be by way of an online examination followed by Personal Interview. Candidates who qualify based on the minimum cut-off marks decided by the Bank, would be called for interview. The pattern of written examination will be as under:

Exam Syllabus:

Name of the Test Type of test No. of
1 Computer Knowledge Objective 20 20

Time of 120 minutes

2 English Language Objective 40 40
3 General Awareness
(With special reference to Banking Industry)
Objective 40 40
4 Reasoning Aptitude Objective 50 50
5 Quantitative Aptitude Objective 50 50


  200 200
  Online descriptive test : Candidates will be required to answer by typing on computer


English language and drafting ability test comprising of one Essay Writing (35 Marks ) and one  Business Letter Writing (15 Marks)


2 50

45 minutes



  202 250  

2. The test shall be of objective type and in Hindi and English except for the Test of English Language. Candidates have to choose the most appropriate answer and ‘mouse click’ that alternative which they feel is appropriate/ correct. The alternative/option that is clicked on will be treated as the answer to that question.

3. There will be penalty for wrong answers i.e. for every wrong answer; one-fourth of the mark assigned to that question will be deducted from those obtained by the candidates.

Application Fee:

Category of Candidate Application fee Intimation Charges Total Charges
SC/ST/PwD Nil Rs. 50/- (Rupees fifty only) Rs. 50/- (Rupees fifty only)
Others (including OBCs and General) Rs.450/- Rupees Four hundred and fifty only) Rs. 50/- (Rupees fifty only) Rs.500/- (Rupees Five hundred only)
Staff Candidates Nil Nil Nil


Candidates can apply online only from SIDBI’s website and no other mode of application will be accepted.

Important Dates:

  • Opening of On line Registration Gateway/payment of fees December 21, 2015
  • Closing of On-line Registration Gateway/payment of fees January 11, 2016
  • Cut- off date for determining Eligibility Criteria with regard to age December 21, 2015
  • Cut-off date for determining Eligibility Criteria with regard to educational qualification January 11, 2016

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Courtesy: SIDBI