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IBPS CLERK  SYLLABUS:

The major three sections of the preliminary examination are Reasoning, English Language and Numerical Ability. Each of these sections has multiple subheadings to focus on when preparing for IBPS Clerk CWE.

The syllabus for Reasoning, Numerical Ability and English Language is same for mains and preliminary exam. In addition to these two the other subjects are General Awareness and Computer Knowledge. The General Awareness is based on the Banking Sector awareness.

IBPS CLERK  EXAM SYLLABUS (PRE+MAINS):

English Language

Numerical Ability

Reasoning Ability

Computer

General Awareness

Reading Comprehension

Number Series

Puzzle and Arrangements

History and Generation of Computers

Banking and Insurance Awareness

Cloze Test

Simplification/ Approximation

Inequality

Introduction to Computer Organisation

Financial Awareness

Fillers

Quadratic Equations

Syllogism

Computer Hardware and I/O Devices

Govt. Schemes and Policies

Spotting Errors

Data Interpretation

Coding - Decoding

Computer Languages, Basics of DBMS

Current Affairs

Sentence Improvement

Data Sufficiency

Blood Relations

Operating System, Internet

Static Awareness

Fill in the Blanks

Miscellaneous

Direction sense

Computer Network & Security

 
   

Order and Ranking

MS Office Suit and Short cut keys

 
     

Computer Memory, Computer Software

 
     

Number System and Conversions

 
 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Age : Minimum: 20 years Maximum: 28 years

A candidate must have been born not earlier than 02.09.1990 and not later than 01.09.1998 (both dates inclusive)

BOOKS FOR PREPARATIONS

COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO IBPS – DISHA PUBLICATIONS

 QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE BY R S AGGARWAL

 THE COMPLETE SUCCESS PACKAGE – BANK PO RECRUITMENT EXAMINATION – ARIHANT PUBLICATIONS

 OBJECTIVE COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE & LITERACY BY KIRAN PUBLICATION

. ENGLISH LANGUAGE BY WREN & MARTIN

 M TYRA FOR IBPS PO BY BSC PUBLICATION

 GENERAL AWARENESS CATEGORY – MAHINDRA FINANCIAL AND BANKING AWARENESS

IBPS Clerk  Exam Pattern


A) IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Pattern:

S.No. Name of Tests(Objective No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes
 
 
 
IBPS clerk Exam Pattern consists of 100 questions & in 3 sections and 1 hour of time. Sectional Timing of 20 Minutes has been introduced this year. The marks obtained in the Preliminary examination is just of qualifying nature for mains exam. The pattern of the Preliminary exam is given in the table above. As per the trend in banking examination from past year, the preliminary exam is generally easier and with correct time and topic management candidates can get through this phase with ease.
 

B) IBPS Clerk 2018 Mains Exam Pattern:

 
IBPS Mains exam will contain 200 questions and time allotted will be 160 minutes. There is separate sectional timing for each test of Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, G.A, Quant, and English. The pattern of the Mains exam is given below:
 
 
Sr. No
Name of Tests
(NOT BY SEQUENCE)
No. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of Exam
Time allotted for each
test (Separately timed)
1
General/ Financial Awareness 
50
50
English & Hindi
35 minutes
2
English Language
40
40
English
35 minutes
3
Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude
50
60
English & Hindi
45 minutes
4
Quantitative Aptitude
 
50
50
English & Hindi
45 minutes
 
Total
190 
200
 
160 minutes
 
 
Important Note – Marks obtained by the candidates in the Main examination will be considered for shortlisting for final merit list.
 
There will be negative marking for every wrong answers in both Preliminary and Main Examination for which there is a penalty of ¼ or 0.25 of the marks assigned to the particular question. 

OVERALL IBPS CLERK PRELIMS CUT OFF 

Category

GEN

OBC

SC

ST

OC

VI

HI

ID

Cut Off (Out of 100)

 42.75

 42.25

 36

 28.50

 28.75

 23.25

 15.75

 17.75

 

Category

Total Overall
Cut Offs

GEN

52.50

OBC

52.50

SC

41.75

ST

31.50

HI

37.00

OC

34.00

VI

37.50