IBPS clerk Exam Syllabus – Pattern 2015

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) is conduct bank exam. Ibps Clark exam is one of them. IBPS Clark exam syllabus is described below. This is very important for candidate who applied for this exam.

IBPS Clerk exam syllabus – Pattern

IBPD conduct CLERK/MT exam in two tiers, so candidates have to pass the pre Exam first. In the pre Exam total 100 questions will be asked for total 100 marks. Pre examination of IBPS exam have some short and multi choice questions from both subjects reasoning, English, quantitative aptitude. The time for IBPS pre Exam Duration will be one hour.

Subject                                                            Questio                            Marks

Reasoning Ability Paper                                     35                                    35

Quantitative Aptitude Paper                              35                                    35

English Language Paper                                    30                                    30

Time duration: one hour.

IBPS Clerk Mains exam syllabus – Pattern

After succeed of IBPS CLERK Pre exam called for mains exam. IBPS CLERK syllabus for mains exam will difficult than preliminary exams. Tier2 exams harder than tier1. In IBPS CLERK Main Exam syllabus are described below.

In the IBPS Clerk main Exam total 200 questions will be asked for total 200 marks. Pre examination of IBPS exam have some short and multi choice questions (MCQ) from both subjects reasoning, English, quantitative aptitude. The time for IBPS CLERK Main Exam Duration will be Two hours.

Subject                                                           Question                             Marks

Reasoning                                                           40                                       40

English Language                                              40                                        40

Quantitative Aptitude                                        40                                        40

General Awareness                                           40                                        40

Computer Knowledge                                       40                                        40

Time duration: Two hours

Negative marking is also applicable with effect of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

IBPS Clerk Mains exam Topic Wise Syllabus

1. Reasoning.

Analogy, Odd Man out, Syllogism, Coding decoding, Blood relations, Alphabet test. Series test, Number, ranking and time sequence, Causes and effects. Direction sense test, Sitting arrangement, Decision making, Input output, Assertion and reason. Figure Series, word formation, Statement and conclusions, Statement and assumptions. Statement and arguments, Statement and action’s courses, Passage and conclusions, Figure series test, Analogy, Odd figures, Miscellaneous test, Mirror/water image.

2. Quantitative Aptitude :

Number system, HCF & LCM, Number series, Approximation Wrong Number. Finding next number in series, Decimal fractions, Square root and cube root. Profit and loss, Simple and compound interest problems, Time and work problems. Time and distance problems, Average problems, Simplifications, Partnerships, Percentage. Ratio and proportions, Average & Ages Ratio & Proportion, Pie charts, Bar graphs, Line graphs. Mixed graphs, Case study, Mensuration, Permutations and combinations, Data tables, Probability.

3. English language:

Spotting errors, Phrase substitution, jumbled up sentences, Double blanks in a sentence. Fill in the blank Idioms & Phrases, Reconstruction of sentence & passage. One word substitution, commonly misspelled words, Comprehensions. Synonyms and antonyms, Cloze Test.

4. General awareness

Current Affairs specially reference to banking Industry. Indian Economy, International Economy, UNO, Marketing, Awards & Honours Sports, Finance, Agriculture etc. History of Banking, current affairs of last 6 months, countries / currencies, Books & Their Authors, Banking Terms, RBI, Fiscal Monetary Policies etc., Social Function of Banks.

5. Computer knowledge

Basic computer fundamentals, Basic Software & Hardware and their functionalities, History and Future of Computers, Networking, Computer abbreviation, Microsoft-office, Basic knowledge of Internet use, Shortcut keys.

You can download IBPS CLERK exam syllabus and more details from www.ibps.in.

For IBPS Pre and main Exam Question papers with answers in pdf format see below link.