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IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018

Dec 3, 2018 12:28 IST
IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018-19

IBPS Clerk Syllabus: IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018-19 for prelims and mains exam is available here for IBPS CRP (Common Recruitment Process VIII). This section-wise, topic-wise IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 will give you a clear idea about all the topics from which questions are expected in IBPS Clerk Recruitment Exam 2018 - 19. Exam dates for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2018-19 are 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018. Whereas, exam dates for IBPS Clerk Mains 2018-19 is 20.01.2019.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018: Table of Contents

Topic-wise IBPS Clerk Syllabus: Prelims

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims: English Language

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims: Numerical Ability

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims: Reasoning Ability

Topic-wise IBPS Clerk Syllabus: Mains

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Mains: General/ Financial Awareness

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Mains: General English

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Mains: Reasoning Ability

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Mains: Computer Aptitude

• IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Mains: Quantitative Aptitude

There are two phases in IBPS Clerk Recruitment exam

Phase I: Preliminary Examination

Phase II: Main Examination 

You can check complete exam pattern of IBPS Clerk Recruitment 2018 - 2019 from the link given below

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern 2018 - 2019: Learn More

Complete details about these phases and topic-wise syllabus for each phase of IBPS Clerk 2018 Recruitment exam are given below:

Topic-wise IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018: Prelims

Exam pattern of IBPS Clerk Prelims:

Name of Tests ( Maximum Marks)

Number of Questions

Time

Reasoning Ability (35)

35

Composite time of 1 hour

Quantitative Aptitude (35)

35

English Language (30)

30

Total (100 Marks)

100 Questions

 

In order to clear IBPS Clerk Prelims, candidates need to clear sectional as well as overall cut-off.

Detailed topic-wise IBPS Clerk syllabus (Prelims) for each section is given below

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Prelims: English Language

Reading Comprehension

Cloze Test

Fillers

Error Spotting

Sentence Improvement

Fill in the Blanks

Paragraph Completion

Double Fillers (Expected)

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Prelims: Numerical Ability

Simplification

Profit & Loss

Simple Interest & Compound Interest

Mixtures & Alligations

Work & Time

Surds & Indices

Time & Distance

Mensuration

Data Interpretation

Ratio & Proportion

Number Systems

Percentage

Sequence & Series

Permutation, Combination & Probability (Expected)

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Prelims: Reasoning Ability

Data Sufficiency

Logical Reasoning

Alphanumeric Series

Coded Inequalities

Seating Arrangement

Direction Test

Ranking Test

Alphabet Test

Puzzle

Tabulation

Syllogism

Blood Relations

Input-Output

Coding-Decoding

The difficulty level of questions asked in the exam may vary from easy to very difficult. You can learn about the difficulty level of the questions from the analysis of previous IBPS Clerk Prelims exams.

Topic-wise IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018: Mains

Exam pattern of IBPS Clerk Mains is given below 

Name of Tests ( Maximum Marks)

Number of Questions

Time allotted for each test

(Separately timed)

General/ Financial Awareness (50)

50

35 Minutes

General English (40)

40

35 Minutes

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude (60)

50

45 Minutes

Quantitative Aptitude (50)

50

45 Minutes

Total (200 Marks)

190 Questions

160 Minutes

Detailed topic-wise IBPS Clerk syllabus (Main) for each section is given below

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Mains: General English

Important topics of this section are:

Reading Comprehension (including questions on antonym and synonyms)

Fill in the blanks

Error Spotting

Cloze Test

Para Jumbles

Sentence Improvement

Word Association

Verbal Ability

Vocabulary

Grammar

Reading Comprehension

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Mains: Quantitative Aptitude

Important topics of this section are

Tabular Graph

Line Graph

Pie Chart

Bar Graph

Mixed Graph

Caselet DI (Radar Graph Caselet)

Missing Graphs (or Missing Case DI)

Data Sufficiency

Probability

Permutation and Combination

Number system

Approximation

HCF and LCM of Numbers

Problems based on age

Percentages

Ratio and proportion

Average

Mixture and Allegations

Time and work

Pipe and Cistern

Speed, Distance and time

Partnership

Simple and compound interest

Permutation and Combination

Profit, Loss and Discount

Mensuration

Data Sufficiency

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Mains: Reasoning Ability

Important topics of this section are

Alphabet

Alphanumeric Series

Analogy

Blood Relation

Classification

Coding-decoding

Seating arrangement (Circular seating arrangement, Floor based seating arrangement, Square seating arrangement)

Syllogism

Time and Sequence Test

Analytical Reasoning

o Statements and Assumptions

o Statements and Arguments

o Statements and Conclusion

o Cause and Effect

o Course of Action

Data Sufficiency

Puzzle

Inequalities

Input- Output

Direction and Sense

Ranking and Arrangement

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Mains: Computer Aptitude

Important topics of this section are

Basic Computer Knowledge

Microsoft Office

Memory

Keyboard Shortcuts

Computer Abbreviation

Computer Hardware

Computer Software

Operating System

Internet

Networking

Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 for Mains: General/Financial Awareness

The section can be categorized into three parts:

• Current affairs

• Financial Awareness (& Banking Awareness)

• Static GK

Topics in Static GK

Country and capital

Airports

Ports in India

Tallest and biggest in India and the world

First in the world as well as in India

Indian Constitution

Culture of India

Currency of countries etc

Financial Awareness (& Banking Awareness)

Banking in India

Banking terminology

Bank headquarters

Slogans of banks,

Regulatory bodies in India

Main function of RBI etc

Overview of Indian Financial System

History of Indian banking system

Fiscal and Monetary policy

Work and responsibilities of National financial institutions like –

RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC (Financial Stability and Development Council) etc

International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UNO, SWIFT (The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication), IBA, United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), Bank Board Bureau (BBB)  Bank for International Settlements (BIS) etc.

Abbreviations and Economic terminologies

Banking Terms like NPA, Current Account and Savings Account (CASA), Capital to risk (Weighted) asset ratio (CRAR)

Topics Current affairs (related to national and international issues of last 6 months)

Important Government Schemes

Important National and International days

Sports

Awards and Honors

Latest Events etc.

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