How to Prepare for IBPS PO Prelims 2017 – Preparation Time Table & Strategy

How to Prepare for IBPS PO Prelims 2017 – Preparation Time Table & Strategy:

Dear Aspirants, We all know that preliminary exam of IBPS PO Prelims is going to start from 7th of October, only 19 days are left for the exam. So, we hope that all of you are preparing well for the exam. To make clarity about your preparation, we bring an exclusive time table. It will help all those who have not started yet to qualify the exam. And for all those who are preparing well, will also excel in the exam.

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

Name of Tests No. of




Medium of Exam Duration
English Language 30 30 English Composite time of

1 hour

Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 English and Hindi
Reasoning Ability 35 35 English and Hindi
Total 100 100

Candidates have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum 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.

How to Prepare for IBPS PO Prelims 2017:-

You have to split your day time into two parts
Practice Time – Min 2 hours Preparation Time – Remaining Time

How to spend your Daily Practice Time:

We, IG Team have given Practice Mock Test for IBPS PO Prelims 2017 (Visit:, Aspirants can attempt the mock test daily, it will take 1 hour to complete one test after that you have to spend another 1 hour for analyzing and to check the solution of un-attempted questions. Two hours will enough for mock and analysis respectively.

Make a Habit of Practice Our Scoring Part Questions Daily:

As the name says, Scoring part questions will help you to improve your calculation speed and accuracy, we are providing scoring part on all the sections regularly, practice those questions daily to increase your score.

How to spend your Daily Preparation Time:

Here we will assist you how to attend mock test, and detailed analysis after the test. From this strategy you will be knowing your both stronger zone & weaker section. After scrutinizing the review ,the aspirants can make their own chart for their preparation by subdivided into four section like Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning, English and Weak zone.

Below we have given the Preparation time table for IBPS PO Prelims 2017, which will give a clear idea about ,how to give ample time for your preparation time effectively. By following this time table as per schedule and till the exam you will improve your performance.

Preparation Time Table:-

Before start preparing, many Banking Aspirants are facing a problem in English section. If you are weak in English then spend more time for English section and then start preparing rest of the section according to your preferences. First of all clear all basics in each sections. You have to spend enough time to improve yourself. Without your hard work it is not possible.Here we have give the time schedule for each and every day preparation. Kindly go through the table and start preparing.

For example in the table, if it mentioned as Reading Comprehension then you have to follow daily as per the scheduled time. So why are you waiting for? Pull up your shocks and Go head!!!

Note: In upcoming days we will provide more special tips on English Grammar.

DAY English Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Ability
Day-1 Reading Comprehension + Tenses Number Series Inequalities
Day-2 Reading Comprehension + Clauses Simplifications and Approximation Seating Arrangement- Linear
Day-3 Reading Comprehension + Cloze Test Average Seating Arrangement- Circular
Day-4 Reading Comprehension + Cloze Test Percentage Puzzles
Day-5 Reading Comprehension + Cloze Test Profit and Loss Puzzles
Day-6 Reading Comprehension + Para Jumble Ratio and proportion Syllogism
Day-7 Reading Comprehension + Para Jumble Data Interpretation Syllogism
Day-8 Reading Comprehension + Para Jumble Simple Interest and Compound Interest Syllogism
Day-9 Reading Comprehension + Error Detection Quadratic Equations Blood Relation
Day-10 Reading Comprehension + Error Detection Partnership Input- Output
Day-11 Reading Comprehension + Error Detection Data Interpretation Order-Ranking and Directions
Day-12 Reading Comprehension + Phrases Time and work Coding- Decoding
Day-13 Phrase Replacement Speed, time and Distance Inequalities
Day-14 Phrase Replacement Pipes and Cistern Seating Arrangement
Day-15 Antonyms and Synonyms Boat and Stream Puzzles
Day-16 Antonyms and Synonyms Mixture and Alligation Data Sufficiency
Day-17 Reading Comprehension + Phrases Replacement Mensuration Syllogism
Day-18 Reading Comprehension + Cloze Test + Error Detection Permutation, Combination and Probability Coding- Decoding
Day-19 Reading Comprehension

+ Para Jumble+ Phrase Replacement.

Data Sufficiency Seating Arrangement + Puzzles

As we said above identify your weaker topic and spend extra time for that topic in the given time table, gradually you will get improved in your weaker area and you will start gaining more marks.

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