IBPS Clerk (Preliminary + Mains) Exam Syllabus

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection

:: Online Exam Syllabus ::

I. The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

Preliminary Examination

Sr. No. Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 English Language 30 30 Composite time of 1 hour
2 Numerical Ability 35 35
3 Reasoning Ability 35 35
  Total 100 100  

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Adequate number of candidates in each category as decided by IBPS depending upon requirements will be shortlisted for online main examination.

Main Examination:

Sr. No. Name of Tests (NOT BY SEQUENCE) No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time allotted for each test (Separately timed)
1 Reasoning 40 50 30 minutes
2 English Language 40 40 30 minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 40 50 30 minutes
4 General Awareness (with special reference to Banking) 40 40 25 minutes
5 Computer Knowledge 40 20 20 minutes
  Total 200 200 135 minutes

The above tests except the Tests of English Language will be available bilingually, i.e. English and Hindi.

IBPS reserves the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website. Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an Information Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letters from the authorised IBPS website www.ibps.in.

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