IBPS CLERK Preliminary Examination
IBPS Clerk Syllabus Details
IBPS department set up this Clerical post exam in these steps CWE (Pre & Mains). Those candidates successfully qualified in Common written exam of IBPS Clerk they will shortlist for next level Mains
|S.No||Name Of Tests||No Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|2||Numerical Ability||35||35||Composite time of 1 hour|
IBPS Clerk CWE Mains Exam Pattern : Basically Common written exam (CWE) for Clerical cadre have 200 Objective type questions this IBPS Clerks CWE (IBPS Clerk Syllabus) Contains five sections Reasoning, English Language, Numerical Ability Test, General Awareness Test & Computer Knowledge. Both Sections have same marks with a time duration of 135 Minutes, and Negative marking is also applicable with an effect of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. Check table below.
IBPS CLERK Mains Examination
|S.No||Name Of Tests||No Of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)|
|2||English Language||40||40||30 Minutes|
|3||Quantitative Aptitude||40||50||30 Minutes|
|4||General Awareness (with special reference to Banking)||40||40||25 Minutes|
|5||Computer Knowledge||40||20||20 Minutes|
IBPS Reasoning Syllabus in details
IBPS Reasoning section is a basic part of IBPS CWE it contains logical reasoning questions. Logical Reasoning Syllabus divided into two parts verbal reasoning and non-verbal reasoning questions.
A.IBPS Verbal Reasoning topics
1. Number series,
2. Letter & symbol series,
3. Statement, and argument,
4. Logical Reasoning problems,
5. Alphabet test,
6. Passage, and conclusions,
7. Blood relations,
8. Direction sense test,
9. Input output,
11. Number Ranking,
12. Making judgments, etc.
B.IBPS Non-verbal Reasoning topics
1. Making series/analogy,
3. Series test,
4. Odd figures,
5. Miscellaneous test, etc.
IBPS English Topics
6. Sentence completion,
7. Sentence rearrangement questions,
8. Word formation,
11. Means the conclusion,
12. Theme detection,
13. Passage completion,
14. The topic rearrangement of passage,
15. Spelling, sentence.
16. Topic grammar means set of rules
17. Active, Passive voice,
18. Direct indirect speech.
19. The topic general usage means
20. Phrases and Idioms,
24. Sentence Improvement,
25. Spotting Error Questions,
26. One Word Substitution,
27. Sentence Completion,
Quantitative Aptitude (Numerical Ability)
1. Square roots and cube roots,
3. Surd and indices
4. Problem on trains
5. Decimal Fractions,
6. Time & distance,
7. Decimal Fractions,
8. Boat and Stream,
10. Unitary Method,
13. Banker’s Discount,
16. Simple and Compound Interest,
18. Profit and Loss,
20. Pipe & Cistern,
22. Ratio and Proportions
24. Mensuration (2d and 3d),
25. Data Interpretation (Tabulation, Pie chart, Line chart, line graph and Bar graph),
26. Permutation Combination & Probability
Information (Data) Interpretation means visual diagrams, pie outlines, line charts and classification. Number-crunching (Arithmetic) means roots, average, ratio, time & work, time & separation, rate, benefit & loss, mixture, stocks & shares, partnership, clocks, volume & surface area, height & distances, logarithms, permutation & combination, simple & compound interest, in equations & equations and probability.
General Awareness Syllabus of IBPS Exam
General knowledge section of IBPS Exam contains various topics such as current affairs questions, banking awareness questions and common general knowledge questions. Major topics are Current Affairs of last six months especially reference to Banking Industry. Questions on Indian Economy, International Economy, UNO, Indian Constitution Questions, Marketing, Awards & Honors Sports, Finance, Agriculture, History of Banking, Countries / currencies, Books & Their Authors, Banking Terms, RBI Functions, Fiscal-Monetary Policies, Monetary & Credit Policies, Budget Basics and Current Union Budget ,Government Schemes etc.
International Organisations/ Financial Institutions – IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN related agencies, recent development in them members heads etc functions, recent loans given by them to India or any country in the world where Crisis is going on.
Capital Market & Money Market – Concept, Types of Instruments they deal in like (1. Call/Notice Money 2. Treasury Bills 3. Term Money, 4. Certificate of Deposit 5. Commercial Papers or Capital Market Instruments like equity Shares, preference shares, or Debt segment like Debentures etc also talk about Stock Exchanges in India and world.
Other important concepts like – BASEL, Micro Finance, Base Rate, Negotiable Instruments, Credit Rating Agencies, Financial Inclusions, Teaser Rates, GAAR, Priority Sector Lending and all other important concepts
Computer Syllabus of IBPS Exam
“IBPS Computer Syllabus” covers mainly these topics – Computer hardware parts and controls, Basic computer terminology, Basic internet knowledge and protocols, Database Management System, Number System, Operating System, History of Computer, Network basics (LAN & WAN), Computer abbreviation, Security Tools, Virus, Hacking, Software names and usages (Microsoft Office) And Computer Shortcuts.MS WORD/Excel/Power Point/office/Windows