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IBPS PO syllabus and exam pattern 2015-16 (Pre-mains) pdf download

IBPS conducts PO exam in India every year. Likewise this year IBPS Preliminary PO exam is going to be held on various dates 3 October 2015, 4 October 2015, 10 October 2015, 11 October 2015 and Main examination on 31 Oct 2015 respectively. Candidates kicked off their preparation for IBPS PO exam from now. In this post we are providing ibps po syllabus 2015 and exam pattern.

IBPS PO syllabus and exam pattern 2015-16 (Pre-mains) pdf download


IBPS PO pre exam pattern 2015

IBPS PO pre exam will be of 1 hour only. From last years it was noticed IBPS PO pre exam is of moderate level. Basic type of questions are asked in IBPS PO exam. So here is the IBPS PO exam pattern 2015. Check here: An Interview on “How to crack Bank PO exam” with Shubham Saxena Bank PO

Name of the sectionNumber of questionsMarks
English language3030
Quantitative Aptitude3030
Reasoning Ability3535

IBPS PO main exam pattern 2015

IBPS PO Main exam is to be scheduled on 31 Oct 2015. So students you have to start your preparations from on wards. Just have a look on IBPS PO Main exam pattern 2015

Name of the sectionNumber of questionsTotal marks
English language4040
Quantitative Aptitude5050
Reasoning Ability5050
General Awareness with special reference to banking industry4040
Computer knowledge2020

Now if students are searching for ibps po syllabus 2015-16 pdf or ibps po syllabus topic wise. Then you are right place we have given ibps po syllabus 2015-16 pdf download. Students just see the syllabus given below.

ibps po syllabus 2015-16 pdf download

IBPS PO Reasoning Section Syllabus:

Note: The number given in Brackets are the number of questions usually asked in exam (based on previous year pattern).
This section will have question on following topics.

  • Verbal reasoning: Alphabet test, Mathematical operations test, Series test, Analogy.
  • Classification
  • Odd Man out
  • Coding-decoding
  • Syllogism (5-7)
  • Number
  • Blood relations (5)
  • Causes and effects
  • ranking and time sequence
  • Analytic reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement (5-10)
  • Input output (0-5)
  • Direction sense test
  • Puzzle (4-7)
  • Decision making
  • Statement and assumptions
  • Statement and conclusions (2-4)
  • Statement and action’s courses
  • Statement and arguments (2-4)
  • Assertion and reasoning
  • Passage and conclusions (2-3)
  • Word formation
  • Figure Series
  • Series (5)

IBPS Reasoning quiz for PO

2. IBPS PO Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus:

  • Number system (2-3)
  • Number series
  • Problems based on numbers
  • HCF & LCM
  • Approximation Wrong Number
  • Simplifications (5)
  • Decimal fractions
  • [Partnerships, Percentage, Ratio and proportions, Average & Ages Ratio & Proportion]: (4-6)
  • Square root and cube root
  • [Profit and loss, Simple interest and compound interest]: (2-4)
  • Permutation and combination (1-2)
  • [Time and work, Time and distance, Mensuration]: (2-4)
  • Data Interpretation (12-16): Pie charts
  • Line graphs
  • Bar graphs
  • Mixed graphs
  • Probability (1-2)

Quantitative quiz for IBPS PO

3. IBPS PO SYLLABUS for English language section

Topics of this section are –

  • Ordering of sentences or jumbled up sentences (3-6)
  • Spotting the errors (3-5)
  • Double blanks in a sentence
  • Phrase substitution
  • Cloze Test
  • Choosing the appropriate filler
  • Fill in the blanks (0-5)
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Synonyms and antonyms (0-3)
  • One word substitution
  • Commonly misspelled words
  • Reconstruction of sentence & passage
  • Comprehensions (8-15)

4. IBPS PO General awareness with special reference to banking industry-section Syllabus:

  • Current Rates (Bank rate, Repo Rate, Reverse repo rate etc.)
  • Banking Terms
  • Important days / dates
  • Abbreviations / full forms
  • Ministers and their departments
  • Currency and capital
  • International Economy
  • Indian Economy
  • Shares
  • Finance
  • Questions related to International Financial Institutions (World bank, IMF, UN, ADB related – Members, recent development, functions)
  • Various schemes of Government (MNREGA, Swabhiman, Swavlamban, Bharat Nirman etc.)
  • Types of Banks
  • GDP related
  • Fiscal-Monetary Policies etc
  • RBI
  • Social Function of Banks
  • Marketing
  • UNO
  • Awards & Honours
  • Budget
  • Sports
  • Agriculture
  • Current Affairs (last 6 months) etc.

GK questions on RBI for IBPS PO

5. IBPS PO Syllabus: Computer knowledge section:

  • Basic computer knowledge (MS Office)
  • Number System
  • Operating Systems
  • Software & Hardware questions (Database & communication)
  • History of computers
  • Microsoft-office
  • Basic knowledge of Internet & Networking
  • Computer abbreviation etc

Computer questions for IBPS PO

As we all know IBPS exam is one of the most popular exam. Candidates prepare hard to crack this exam. So students prepare well according to the syllabus given above.

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