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IBPS SO Exam Syllabus 2016


The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released the IBPS So Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 on its official website.All the eligible candidates can download the IBPS So Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2016 from the official website.


Logic, Analogy, Puzzle Test, Classification, Alphabet Test, Eligibility Test, Cubes and Dice.,Data Sufficiency,ThemeDetection,Coding-Decoding,Series Completion,Clocks & Calendars,Direction Sense Test,Logical Venn Diagrams,Situation Reaction Test,Statement – Arguments,Statement – Conclusions,Arithmetical Reasoning,Mathematical Operations,Logical Sequence of Words,Alpha Numeric Sequence Puzzle,Inserting The Missing Character,Number, Ranking & Time Sequence.


Verb,Tenses,Adverb,Articles,Grammar,Synonyms,Antonyms,Vocabulary,Conclusion,Comprehension,Word Formation,Error Correction,Theme detection,Fill in the Blanks,Unseen Passages,Idioms & Phrases,Passage Correction,Idioms and Phrases,Sentence Correction,Passage Completion,Sentence Completion,Subject-Verb Agreement,Sentence Rearrangement.

General awareness/Banking:

Sports,History,Culture,Economy,Geography,GeneralPolitics,ScientificResearch,Indian Constitution,Countries & Capitals etc,Budget and Five Year Plans,Knowledge of Current Events,Science – Inventions & Discoveries,India and its neighboring countries,Important Financial & Economic News.Current Affairs – National & International.

Quantitative Aptitude:

Roots,Clocks,Averages,Pie Charts,Bar Graphs,Logarithms,Probability,Line Graphs.HCF & LCM,Percentages,Mensuration,Simplification,Profit and Loss,Time and Work,Number System,Boats & Streams,Pipes & Cisterns,Problems on Ages,Time and Distance Problems on Trains,Decimal & Fractions,Ratio and Proportions,Mixtures & Allegations,Volume & Surface Area,Permutation & Combination,Simple & Compound Interest,Heights & Distances Partnership

Professional  Knowledge of IT officer:

DBMS, SQLQureries, IP address, TCP-IP model, OSI Model, C, C++, OPPS language, HTML, Firewall, Risk Management, Memory Managemen t, Deadlock, Cryptography, Types Of OS.Cyber Crimes, Thread, Microprocessor or, page Replacement

Professional knowledge of HR officer:

Human Resource Development: Strategies and Systems, Transnational Analysis, Training and Development, Recruitment & Selection, Rewards & Recognition, Industrial relations.

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2016:

For Law Officer & Rajbhasa Adhikari:

S.No Name of subject Maximum marks Total time
1 Reasoning 50 120 minutes
2 English 25
3 General awareness 50
4 Professional knowledge 75
 Total 200

For IT /Agriculture/Marketing/personnel officer:

S.NO Name of the subject Maximum Marks Total time
1 Reasoning 50 120 Minutes
2 English 25
3 Quantitative Aptitute 50
4 Professional Knowledge 75
Total 200

Simple steps  to download the IBPS SO Syllabus 2016

  • All the candidates should log on to the official website of the organization that is www.ibps.in
  • Then you must search the link showing”IBPS SO Syllabus 2016.”
  • After that, you must click on that link
  • You can see the IBPS SO Syllabus 2016′ on your computer screen
  • The Syllabus will open in PDF format.
  • Download & take a printout of the Syllabus

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