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IBPS PO Syllabus Online Application Form 2020

Post Name :- IBPS PO Syllabus Online Application Form 2020-2021

Date of Post :- 15 Dec 2020

Time:- 13:10 PM

Description:- Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Specialist Officer (IBPS SO) is a body that conducts the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Specialist Officer exam for the selection to several scales of officer posts in public sector banks. 

IBPS PO Online Application Form 2020-2021

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Specialist Officer (IBPS SO) is a body that conducts the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Specialist Officer exam for the selection to several scales of officer posts in public sector banks. 
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Specialist Officer (IBPS SO) releases the syllabus and recruitment notification to appoint eligible candidates for the post of- 

  • Raj Sabha Adhikari
  • Law Officer
  • IT Officer
  • Agriculture Field Officer
  • HR/Personnel Officer
  • Marketing Officer

So, if you want to apply for the IBPS SO Exam, you should know about its syllabus and for that we are here. In this article, we will let you know all about the IBPS SO syllabus. 

The IBPS SO exam consists of two different stages:

  • The first one is the Prelims exam. (Objective Test)
  • The second one is the Mains exam. (Objective & Descriptive Test) followed by the Interview round.

Candidates have to score passing marks in both the exam in order to be eligible for the interview, if a candidate passes the Prelims exam, only then they can give the mains exam, after clearing the mains exam there will be an interview round.

Highlights of IBPS SO exam pattern-

Mode of exam  Online
Number of Papers 02 
(Prelims and Mains)
Sections of prelims and mains 3 sections in prelims, 2 sections in mains
Question Paper Type Objective (MCQs)
Total marks of prelims and mains 125 marks (prelims), 60 Marks (mains)
Exam Duration of IBPS SO 2 hours each
Language of exam  Hindi and English


Prelims exam

There are three sections in prelims and all the section consists of 50 questions for each. They all sections will be objective type. Prelims exam consist 125 marks.The time limit of prelims is 2 hours. Applicants have to complete their exam within the deadline of timing. 

Sections of Prelims:

  • English Language
  • Reasoning
  • General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry

Candidates who applied for Raj Sabha Adhikari or Law Officers need to attempt the General Awareness section.
 

The pattern for prelims exam section wise:

Name of Sections  No. of Questions in each Section Language of Exam
English Language 50 questions English
Reasoning 50 questions English and Hindi
General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry (for the candidates who applied for the Raj Sabha Adhikari post)/ Quantitative Aptitude (for the candidates who applied for the Law Officer, Marketing Officer, Agriculture Field Officer HR/Personnel Officer, and IT Officer post) 50 questions English and Hindi

Easy pattern of prelims for all the post:

Paper Number according to the post Sections of prelims Number of Questions Marking for Correct Response Negative Marking for wrong answer

Paper-1 
(for the Post of Raj Sabha Adhikari and Law Officer)  


 

General Awareness 


English Language


Reasoning

50 Questions Each

1 mark


0.5 mark


1 mark

 

0.25 marks for each wrong answer
 

  Paper-2 
(for post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer HR/Personnel Officer, and IT Officer Scale 1) 
 

 Reasoning


English Language


Quantitative Aptitude    

 50 Questions each  

1 Mark


 0.5 Mark 


1 Mark        

Mains exam


After scoring the passing for the IBPS SO Prelim or first stage exam candidates have to appear for the IBPS SO Mains exam. Mains exam consists of two sections, in which there are two sections for the candidates who applied for raj Sabha officer, and one section is for those candidates who applied for Law Officer, Marketing Officer, Agriculture Field Officer HR/Personnel Officer, and IT Officer. The mains exam consists of 60 marks. The time limit of mains is 2 hours. Applicants have to complete their exam within the deadline and under the pattern. 

The pattern of mains exam for the candidates who applied for Raj Sabha Adhikari :

Name of the sections  No. of Questions Medium of Exam
Professional Knowledge (Objective type) 45 questions English & Hindi
Professional Knowledge (Descriptive type) 2 questions English & Hindi

The pattern of mains exam for the candidates who applied for Law Officer, Marketing Officer, Agriculture Field Officer HR/Personnel Officer, and IT Officer-

Name of the section No. of Questions Medium of Exam
Professional Knowledge 60 questions English & Hindi

Easy pattern of mains for all the post-

Paper Number according to the post Number of Questions Marks Allotted Negative Marking for wrong answer 
Paper-1 
(for the post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer HR/Personnel Officer, and IT Officer Scale 1)
60 60 Marks 0.25 Marks for each wrong answer
Paper -2 
(for the post of Raj Sabha Adhikari)
45

Syllabus in details for both the stage prelims and mains:
English language:

  • Homonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • sentence completion
  • word-formation
  • topic comprehension
  • theme detection
  • The topic Rearrangement of passage
  • spelling, sentence

Logical reasoning:

  • Data Sufficiency
  • Syllogism, Input-Output
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Analogy
  • Blood Relation
  • Puzzle Test
  • Direction Sense
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Alphabet & Alpha Numeric Sequence
  • Arrangements-Linear & Circular
  • Odd figures
  • Analogy
  • Series test

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Number Series
  • Data Interpretation
  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Mensuration
  • Average Profit and Loss
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Work, Time, and Energy
  • Time and Distance
  • Probability Relations
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Permutation and Combination

Current Affairs/General Awareness:

  • Current Affairs
  • Banking Awareness
  • GK Updates
  • Currencies
  • Important Places Important Places
  • Books and Authors Awards
  • Headquarters
  • Prime Minister
  • Schemes
  • Important Days

For IT Officer:

  • Database Management System
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Operating System
  • Software Engineering
  • Data Structure
  • Computer Organization and Microprocessor
  • Object-Oriented Programming

For Agricultural Field Officer:

  • Basics of Crop production
  • Horticulture
  • Seed Science
  • Agronomy and Irrigation
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Practices
  • Soil resources
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Agroforestry
  • Ecology
  • Government Schemes

For Marketing Officer:

  • Basics of Marketing Management
  • Brand Management
  • Advertising
  • PR
  • Sales
  • Retail
  • Business Ethics
  • Market Segmentation
  • Market research and forecasting demand
  • Product Life Cycle
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Service Marketing
  • Marketing Strategies

For Law Officer:

  • Banking Regulations
  • Compliance and Legal Aspects
  • Negotiable instruments, securities, and foreign exchange
  • Prevention of Money-laundering, Limitation Act
  • Consumer Protection Act
  • SURFACES
  • Banking Ombudsman Scheme
  • Bankers Book Evidence Act
  • DRT Act

For HR/Personnel Officer:

  • Human Resource Development
  • Business policy and strategic analysis
  • Transnational Analysis
  • Training and Development
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Rewards and Recognition
  • Industrial Relations
  • Business Policy and Strategic Analysis
  • Grievance and Conflict Management
  • Performance Ma:nagement and Appraisal

IBPS SO Interview Test:
Candidates who qualify for the IBPS SO Mains Exam are called for the ‘Interview’ Round. Candidates will be interviewed by a Board appointed by the Institute of Banking. Basically, this is a personality test interview. 

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