IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims/Mains 2018

As we know that exam syllabus for IBPS Clerk is very much different from other bank exams. So, bank aspirant should prepare according to the latest syllabus. Please ensure that you follow the IBPS Clerk syllabus and pass with flying colors.

IBPS Clerk 2018 exam is conducted in two phases that are Preliminary exam and Mains exam. The detailed IBPS Clerk syllabus for preliminary and mains exam is given as follows. Please follow this syllabus to avoid your time spent on unnecessary topics while revision.


IBPS Clerk 2018 Prelims

The preliminary exam of IBPS PO 2018 comprises of three sections namely Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language. Now, let us know the detailed syllabus for Preliminary Exam of IBPS Clerk 2018 in detail.

Reasoning Syllabus

Coding & Decoding
Alpha-numeric Series
Data Sufficiency
Coded Inequalities
Puzzle & Seating Arrangement
Blood Relations
Input & Output
Ordering & Ranking

Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

Profit & Loss
Mixtures & Allegations
Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices
Work & Time
Time & Distance
Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere
Data Interpretation
Ratio & Proportion, Percentage
Number Systems
Sequence & Series
Permutation, Combination &Probability

English Language Syllabus

Reading Comprehension
Cloze Test
Para jumbles
Fill in the blanks
Multiple Meaning/Error Spotting
Paragraph Completion
Verbal Ability

IBPS Clerk 2018 – Mains

The Mains exam of IBPS Clerk 2018 includes of 4 sections that are Quantitative, Reasoning ability and Computer Aptitude, English Language and General/Financial awareness. Let us have a detailed look on the syllabus for Mains Exam of IBPS Clerk 2018.

Quantitative Aptitude

Simplification Average
Percentage Ratio and Percentage
Data Interpretation Mensuration and Geometry
Quadratic Equation Interest
Problems of Ages Profit and Loss
Number Series Mixture & Allegations
Time and Work Number System
Data Sufficiency Equations
Permutation- Combination

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

Verbal Reasoning Syllogism
Coding and Decoding Seating Arrangement
Double Lineup Scheduling
Blood Relations Input Output
Directions Ordering & Ranking
Data Sufficiency Coded Inequalities
Introduction to Computer Organization History about generation of computers
Basics of Computer Hardware Computer Languages
Computer Memory Computer Hardware and Devices
Computer Software Number Systems and Conversions
Operating System Computer network
Computer and Network Security Internet, MS Office Suite and Shortcut Keys

English Language

Reading Comprehension Cloze Test
Para jumbles Miscellaneous
Fill in the blanks Multiple meaning/Error spotting
Paragraph completion Verbal Ability

General/ Financial Awareness

History, functions and roles of RBI, SEBI,IRDA etc. Monetary and Credit Policies, Inflation types like CRR, SLR etc.
History of Indian Banking Industry, Types of Banks and Concept of NBFC Static awareness of Counties, capitals, Currencies etc.
Current Affairs Government schemes