IBPS RRB Exam Paper Pattern
IBPS RRB Exam includes 5 Subjects Reasoning, English OR Hindi, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, Computer Awareness. All subjects have the same number of questions with different marks with a time duration of 2 hours. In below table, you find the paper pattern of IBPS RRB Exam 2017. And “IBPS RRB Syllabus”.
IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Pattern and Syllabus
IBPS RRB Pre Paper of Office Assistant and Officers Contains 80 questions of 80 marks with a time duration of 45 minutes. Candidates (for both posts) have to qualify in both the Tests by securing minimum cut-off marks. An adequate number of candidates in each category, depending upon requirements, will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.
IBPS RRB Preliminary Officer Scale-I Pattern
|S.No||Objective Test||Medium of Exam||Questions||Marks||Duration|
|2||Quantitative Aptitude||Hindi/English||40||40||45 Minutes|
IBPS RRB Office Assistant (Multipurpose) Mains Exam Pattern
|1||IBPS RRB Reasoning Syllabus Paper||40||50|
|2||IBPS RRB General Awareness Syllabus Paper||40||40|
|3||IBPS RRB Numerical Ability Syllabus Paper||40||50|
|4||RRB English Language Paper||40||40||02 hours|
|5||RRB Hindi Language Paper ( )||40||40|
|6||RRB Computer Knowledge Paper||40||20|
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.
13. Seating arrangement,
B.IBPS Non-verbal Reasoning topics
1. Making series/analogy,
3. Series test,
4. Odd figures,
5. Miscellaneous test, etc.
IBPS English Topics
1. Reading Comprehension
2. Cloze TestS
3. Paragraph Complete
4. Para jumbles
6. Fill in the blanks
7. Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting
8. Active, Passive voice,
9. Direct indirect speech.
10. The topic general usage means
11. Phrases and Idioms,
15. Sentence Improvement,
16. Spotting Error Questions,
17. One Word Substitution,
18. 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. Regulatory Bodies like – RBI, SEBI, IRDA, PFRDA, FSDC, FMC, etc. RBI history functions and roles), Indian Economy questions, Budget Basics and Current Union Budget, Indian Constitution, Government Schemes – Bharat Nirman, Swavlamban, Swabhiman, 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 relevant concepts
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, MS Windows & MS Office,Security Tools, Virus, Hacking, Software names and usages (Microsoft Office) And Computer Shortcuts.