IBPS PO
  • Institute of Banking Personnel Selection - Probationary Officer
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IBPS PO 2022 Syllabus

01 Feb 2022 19:47:48 PM

IBPS PO Syllabus 2022: Check the detailed syllabus and latest exam pattern for IBPS PO Prelims & Mains 2022 exams for all sections - Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude & English Language.

IBPS PO 2022 Syllabus & Exam Pattern: The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will be conducting the IBPS PO Prelims 2022 on 15th, 16th, 22nd October 2022 and IBPS PO Mains on 26th November 2022 during the IBPS PO/MT XII Recruitment Drive 2022. The IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 for the post of Probationary Officers will be carried out on the basis of candidates' performance in the Prelims and Mains exams. Here we have shared the latest exam pattern and syllabus of the IBPS PO 2022 exam in detail for the Prelims & Mains examination. Candidates who want to appear for IBPS PO 2022 can check below the syllabus and start their preparations now.

IBPS PO 2022 Important Dates

IBPS PO 2022 Recruitment Process

Important Dates

Notification Release Date

To be Announced

Online Application Registration Date

To be Announced

Application Fees Payment Date

To be Announced

Last Date to Apply Online

To be Announced

Prelims Admit Card Release and Download Date

To be Announced

Prelims Exam Date

15th, 16th, 22nd October 2022

Prelims Result Declaration

To be Announced

Mains Admit Card Release and Download Date

To be Announced

Mains Exam Date

26th November 2022

Mains Result Declaration

To be Announced

Interview Call Letters Download Date

To be Announced

Interview Date

To be Announced

Provisional Allotment

To be Announced

IBPS PO Exam Pattern 2022: Prelims & Mains

The selection process of IBPS PO Recruitment 2022 consists of two phases- Online Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam. Candidates who qualify in the IBPS PO Mains will be called for the IBPS PO Interview round.

IBPS PO Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

IBPS PO Prelims 2022 Exam will be conducted online in Objective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) format. The exam will contain questions from three subjects and there will be separate sectional timing for each section. Have a look at the exam pattern for the prelims exam here:

Section

Total Questions

Marks

Sectional Timing

Medium of Exam

Reasoning Ability

35

35

20 Minutes

English and Hindi

English Language

30

30

20 Minutes

English

Quantitative Aptitude

35

35

20 Minutes

English and Hindi

Total

100 MCQs

100 Marks

1 Hour

 

IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern 2021

IBPS PO 2021 Mains Exam contains objective multiple-choice questions (MCQs) of 300 marks and a descriptive test of English Language of 25 marks. Both the objective and descriptive tests will be held online. There will be separate sectional timing for each section. Candidates need to attempt the descriptive paper online by typing answers on the computer. Have a look at the exam pattern for the Mains exam here:

Section

Total Questions

Marks

Sectional Timing

Medium of Exam

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

45

60

60 Minutes

English & Hindi

General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

40

40

35 Minutes

English & Hindi

English Language                                             

35

40

40 Minutes

English

Data Analysis & Interpretation

35

60

45 Minutes

English & Hindi

Total

155 MCQs

200 Marks

3 Hours

 

English Language (Letter & Essay Writing)

2

25

30 Minutes

English

NOTE:

(i) Candidates need to qualify in all three sections by obtaining minimum cut-off marks in the Prelims & Mains that will be decided by the IBPS.

(ii) There will be a negative marking of 1/4th or 0.25 marks for each wrong answer and there will be no penalty for questions left unanswered.

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2022

English Language Reasoning Ability Quantitative Aptitude

Reading Comprehension

Synonyms and Antonyms

Sentence/Paragraph Completion

Para Jumbles/ Sentences Rearrangement

Fill in the Blanks

Cloze Test

Sentence Improvement/Error Spotting

Vocabulary, Word Usage, Grammar Usage

Tense, Active & Passive, Substitution

Articles, Adjectives, Preposition

Idioms & Phrases

Rearrangement of Sentences

Alphanumeric Series

Input-Output

Syllogism

Puzzle/Seating Arrangement

Circular & Linear Arrangement

Direction Sense

Symbol Sequence Series

Coding-Decoding

Blood Relations

Tabulation

Order & Ranking

Inequalities (Coded, Direct)

Data Sufficiency

Logical Reasoning

Data Interpretation-Table, Bar, Pie Chart Number Series

Simplification and Approximation

Quadratic Equations

Speed, Distance & Time, Work

Mixtures & Allegations

Averages

Ratio & proportion

Algebra Equations

Permutations & Combinations

Percentages

Simple & Compound Interest

Pipes and Cistern & Boat & Stream

Clocks, Age Problems

Profit, Loss & Discount

Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere

Number Systems

Sequence & Series

Probability 

IBPS PO Mains Syllabus 2022

Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude Data Analysis and Interpretation English Language General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

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

Data Sufficiency

Puzzle

Inequalities

Input-Output

Ranking and Arrangement

Direction and Sense

Basic Computer Knowledge

Microsoft Office

Memory

Keyboard Shortcuts

Computer Abbreviation

Computer Hardware

Computer Software

Operating System

Internet

Networking

Computer Fundamentals /Terminologies

Age Problems

Percentages

Ratio & proportion

Average

Mixture & Allegations

Time & work

Pipe & Cistern

Speed, Distance & time

Simple & compound interest

Permutation & Combination

Profit, Loss & Discount

Mensuration

Tabular DI

Line Graph DI

Pie Chart DI

Bar Graph DI

Mixed Graph DI

Caselet DI

Missing Case DI

Probability

Permutation & Combination

Number system

Approximation

HCF & LCM

Reading Comprehension

Fill in the blanks

Error Spotting

Cloze Test

Para Jumbles

Sentence Improvement

Word Association

Vocabulary

Grammar

Error Detection

Sentence Rearrangement

Current affairs

Banking awareness

Static GK

Topics in Static GK

Countries & capitals

Airports

Ports in India

Tallest and biggest in India & the world

First in the world as well as in India

Indian Constitution

Culture of India

Currencies

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

Banking Terms like NPA, CASA, Capital to risk (Weighted) asset ratio (CRAR)

IBPS PO Interview 2022

Candidates who will qualify in both Prelims and Mains examination will be called for the IBPS PO Interview Round. However, IBPS will only consider the marks obtained by candidates in the Mains exam.

The IBPS PO Interview is of 100 marks. The minimum qualifying marks for the interview round is:

Minimum 40% for General/EWS

Minimum 35% for SC/ST/OBC/PWBD

IBPS PO Merit List or Provisional Allotment 2022

For the final merit list or the IBPS PO Provisional Allotment, the marks obtained in IBPS PO Mains and Interview will be considered. The weightage of the marks of the Mains Exam and Interview will be 80:20 respectively.

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