IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017

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IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017

IBPS Clerk SyllabusIBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017– The syllabus of IBPS Clerk enlists the section-wise topics from where questions will be asked in the IBPS Clerk mains exam. The IBPS Clerk syllabus 2017 will help candidates gain clarity about what to study while preparing for the exam. The candidates must follow the syllabus of IBPS Clerk 2017 mains exam to prepare for the exam in an efficient manner. The IBPS Clerk syllabus for mains exam comprises of topics from four sections – English, Reasoning &  Computer Aptitude, General/ Financial Awareness and Quantitative Aptitude. The IBPS Clerk syllabus 2017 will help candidates sketch out subject wise preparation strategy for the upcoming mains exam. Candidates can check below the IBPS Clerk syllabus 2017. As per the exam pattern of IBPS Clerk, the exam will be conducted online in two stages – prelims and mains exam. The prelims exam will carry total 100 marks while the mains exam will be held for 200 marks. The IBPS Clerk prelims exam was conducted successfully by IBPS on December 2, 3, 9 & 10, 2017. The mains exam of IBPS Clerk 2017 recruitment process is scheduled to be held on January 21, 2018. Candidates can check below for more details on the IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017.


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Highlights of IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2017

The IBPS Clerk exam for the prelims consisted of three papers and the mains exam will contain four papers. The topics for all the papers are as follows:

General Awareness:

  1. Science And Technology
  2. Economy
  3. Important Awards & Honors
  4. Current National And International Events
  5. Computer Knowledge
  6. Banking Knowledge
  7. Commissions
  8. Appointments
  9. Resignations
  10. Sport
  11. Prominent Personalities
  12. Polity

English Language:

  1. General Grammar
  2. Antonyms
  3. Synonyms
  4. Comprehension of a Passage
  5. Sentence Completion
  6. Vocabulary

Quantitative Aptitude:

  1. Decimals And Fractions
  2. Whole Numbers
  3. Relationship Between Numbers
  4. Ratio & Proportion
  5. HCF & LCM, Simplification
  6. Profit & Loss
  7. Time And Work
  8. Percentage, Partnership
  9. Simple Interest
  10. Time And Distance
  11. Compound Interest
  12. Permutations & Combination’s
  13. Number Series, Probability
  14. Approximate Values
  15. Data Interpretation
  16. Data Sufficiency

Reasoning Ability:

  1. Symbols and their relationships
  2. Arithmetical computation
  3. Decision making
  4. Verbal and figure classification
  5. Verbal and non-verbal
  6. Analytical functions
  7. Space visualization, Judgment
  8. Problem­ solving, Discrimination
  9. Arithmetical number series, Visual memory
  10. Observation, Arithmetical reasoning
  11. Relationship concepts, Differences
  12. Analysis, Similarities, Analogies

Computer Knowledge:

  1. Operating and DOS
  2. Introduction of Computer and History
  3. Computer Device
  4. Security Aspects for PC
  5. PC and System Software
  6. Advanced Technology Regarding Computer
  7. MS Excel, MS Word
  8. Various Uses of Computer
  9. Internet Programming Language
  10. Computer 
  11. Computer of Future
  12. Window

Recommended books for IBPS Clerk 2017

Candidates can refer to the books given below to prepare for IBPS Clerk 2017 prelims and mains exam.

  • A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning by RS Aggarwal
  • General Intelligence/Test of Reasoning by S. Thorpe
  • Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude by P.K. Mittal
  • Objective English for Competitive Examinations by Hari Prasad & Uma Sinha
  • Objective General English by RS Agarwal
  • Objective English by Thorpe
  • New IBPS-CWE Bank Clerk Guide for Prelims & Main Exams 5th English Edition
  • 30 Model Papers IBPS Bank Clerk Preliminary Examination by Arihant Experts
  • IBPS-V Bank Clerk Preliminary Examination Success Master by Experts Compilation
  • Target IBPS Bank Clerk Preliminary & Mains – 20 Practice Sets Workbook with CD

IBPS Clerk 2017 Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the exam pattern of IBPS Clerk 2017 prelims and mains exam given below:

IBPS Clerk 2017 Prelims Exam

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 hour
2 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
  Total 100 100


IBPS Clerk 2017 Mains Exam

Sr.No Name of the Test No. of Questions  Maximum Marks Duration
1 Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude 50 60 45 minutes
2 General English 40 40 35 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 45 minutes
4 General/ Financial Awareness 50 50 35 minutes
  Total 190 200 160 minutes

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