IBPS PO Syllabus 2020

Updated By Diksha Nautiyal on 07 Aug, 2020 22:03

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IBPS PO 2020 Syllabus

Candidates planning for the national level banking exam IBPS PO 2020 must prepare well for it, considering the facts that the level of competition will be very high with respect to state level exams. The IBPS PO Preliminary exam usually takes place in October every year. Aspirants must start preparing for the IBPS PO Preliminary 2020 and to start with, they must be handy with the Preliminary syllabus and exam pattern. IBPS PO 2020 Syllabus defines the subjects and topics covered in the examination. Candidates appearing for IBPS PO 2020 examination must know the syllabus of IBPS PO. It is important to have a clear understanding of the syllabus in order to prepare for the exam in an effective way.

The syllabus for IBPS PO Mains is slightly different from that of IBPS Preliminary examination. Data Analysis and Interpretation and Reasoning and Computer Aptitude are added along with the English Language and General Awareness in the syllabus of IBPS PO 2020 Mains Exam. Whereas, the syllabus of IPBS PO 2020 Prelims Exam includes English Language, Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability.

IBPS PO Preliminary Examination Syllabus

English Language
Reading comprehensionCloze Test
Para JumblesTenses
Fill in the Blanks (articles, prepositions etc.)Error Spotting/ Multiple Meaning
Paragraph Completion 
Quantitative Aptitude
SimplificationPermutation, Combination, and Probability
Sequence and SeriesNumber Systems
Ration and ProportionData Interpretation
Profit and LossMixtures and Allegations
Surds & IndicesMensuration – Sphere, Cylinder and Cone
Time and DistanceWork & Time
Simple Interest and Compound Interest 
Reasoning Ability
Logical ReasoningAlphanumeric Series
Alphabet Test/ Ranking/ DirectionData Sufficiency
Coded InequalitiesSeating Arrangement
Coding DecodingInput Output
Blood RelationsSyllogism

IBPS PO Mains Examination Syllabus

Data Analysis and Interpretation
Mixture and AllegationsPercentage
Linear EquationData Sufficiency
Ratio and PercentageData Interpretation
Mensuration and GeometryQuadratic Equation
InterestProblem of Ages
Profit and LossNumber Series
Speed, Distance and TimeTime and Work
Number System 
Reasoning and Computer Aptitude
Verbal ReasoningNetworking
Circular Seating ArrangementComputer Fundamentals and Terminologies
SyllogismOperating System
Directions & DistancesMicrosoft Office
Linear Seating ArrangementKeyboard Shortcuts
SchedulingInput Output
Blood RelationsComputer Software and Computer Hardware
Ordering and RankingHistory of Computers
Coding and DecodingInternet  
Code InequalitiesComputer Abbreviation
Double Line-up  Memory
English Language
Reading ComprehensionVocabulary
GrammarVerbal Ability
General Awareness
Current AffairsFinancial Awareness
Indian EconomyGeneral Knowledge (latest and past)

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Related Questions

Is not genearal awareness include in IBPS po preliminary examination?

-AnonymousUpdated on July 24, 2020 04:43 PM
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Diksha Nautiyal, Student / Alumni

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