IBPS SO Syllabus 2021-22 PDF Download Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern

IBPS SO Syllabus 2021-22 PDF Download Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern – The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has planned to conduct preliminary and main examination for the post of Specialist Officers in participating banks (for vacancies for CRP SPL-XI 2022-23). The IBPS exam is conducted every year by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection to fill up the vacancies within its organisation. Candidates who are interested and eligible for this recruitment should start their preparations from today itself using the article given below.

IBPS SO Syllabus 2021-22 PDF Download Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern

IBPS SO Syllabus 2021-22 PDF Download Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern

Name of the Board Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)
Post Name Specialist Officers
Vacancy 1800+
Exam Date December 2021/ January 2022.
Selection Process Prelims, Mains, Interview & DV
Status           Syllabus Available

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2021:

Preliminary Examination:

For the post of Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari

Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
English Language 50 25 English 40 minutes
Reasoning 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Total 150 125

For the Post of IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Name of Tests No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
English Language 50 25 English 40 minutes
Reasoning 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 English and Hindi 40 minutes
Total 150 125

Mains Exam Pattern 2021:

For the Post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
Professional Knowledge 60 60 English & Hindi 45 minutes

For the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari

Name of the Test No. of Questions Maximum Marks Medium of Exam Duration
Professional Knowledge (Objective) 45 60 English & Hindi 30 minutes
Professional Knowledge (Descriptive) 02 English & Hindi 30 minutes
  • Penalties for wrong answers (applicable to both – online preliminary and online main examination) will be fine for wrong answers marked in objective tests.
  • For each question for which wrong answer has been given by the candidate, a quarter or 0.25 marks from the given marks will be deducted as penalty for reaching the correct mark.
  • If a question is left blank, that is, no answer is marked by the candidate, There will be no penalty for that questions.

IBPS SO Syllabus 2021 PDF Download:

Reasoning Ability:

  • Seating arrangement puzzles
  • Inequality syllogisms
  • Input and Output of data
  • Sufficiency Problems
  • Blood relations
  • Order and Ranking problems
  • Alphanumerics
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Distance and Direction.

General English:

  • Reading
  • Comprehension
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement/correction
  • Unscrambling of Paragraphs
  • Filling in the blanks
  • Close tests
  • Sentence completion.

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Number Series simplifications
  • Approximation and Interpretation of Data
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Mensuration
  • Averages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Time
  • Work
  • Distance
  • Partnership
  • Ratio and Proportion

General Awareness:

  • Current Affairs and Banking Awareness Topics
  • Questions on books and their authors
  • Currencies
  • Important Places
  • Awards
  • Headquarters
  • Prime minister’s schemes
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