IBPS PO

Institute Of Banking Personnel Selection. IBPS conducts PO Examination to recruit Probationary Officers.this year the official notification for IBPS Recruitment is Schedule in the month Of July/August 2018. IBPS provide recruitment for the Candidate to Join the Candidate for the post of Probationary Officer in a reputed bank in India. ave compiled expected syllabus for 2018 IBPS PO exam for you based on the previous year syllabus. Go through the post and check out what topics may be asked this time. Also, The Candidate can also download the Syllabus in PDF for IBPS PO 2018.

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IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2018:

IBPS PO Prelims 

Sr. No.

Name of Tests

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

1

English Language

30

30

English

Composite time of 1 hour

2

Quantitative Aptitude

35

35

English and Hindi

3

Reasoning Ability

35

35

English and Hindi

Total

100

100

IBPS PO Mains

The candidate who will Clear IBPS Mains will be Called for IBPS PO Interview.

Sr.

No.

Name of Tests

(NOT BY SEQUENCE)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Medium of Exam

Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)

1

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

60

English & Hindi

60 minutes

2

General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

40

40

English & Hindi

35 minutes

3

English Language

35

40

English

40 minutes

4

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

60

English & Hindi

45 minutes

TOTAL::::

155

200

3 hours

5

English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)

2

25

English

30 minutes

Penalties for Wrong Answers:

  • for every incorrect answer, 0.25 mark will be deducted.
  • If the Candidates have left the question then there wouldn't be any deduction of Marks.

(*Note:- The Cutoff Mark will  be applicable for both the Exams i.e Preliminary and Mains).

Selection Process for IBPS PO 2018:

There are 3 Stages for the Examination: Phase I, Phase II, and Interview. Candidates Must have to clear Phase I exam in order to clear for Phase II exam, then only the interview can be processed.

State /UT / NCR exam centers are as follows: 
Andaman & Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar , Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Goa , Gujarat, Haryana , Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Puducherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu , Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal

Exam Syllabus:

Please Check the below mention syllabus for IBPS PO 2018

English Language 

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Paragraph Based Questions ( Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement)

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement, and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Arithmetic Problems
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • HCF and LCM
  • Profit and Loss
  • Mixture and Allegation
  • Problems on Boats and Streams
  • Miscellaneous (SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Partnership, Problems on Trains, Pipes, and Cisterns)

General Awareness

  • Banking and Insurance Awareness
  • Financial Awareness
  • Govt. Schemes and Policies
  • Current Affairs
  • Static Awareness

Computer Knowledge

  • History of Computers
  • Generation of Computers
  • Computer Organisation
  • Computer Memory
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Languages
  • Operating System
  • Computer Network
  • Internet
  • MS Office Suite and Shortcut keys
  • Basics of DBMS
  • Number System and Conversions
  • Computer and Network Security