IBPS PO 2015 Syllabus – IBPS PO/MT Prelim Exam Syllabus: Are you looking for IBPS PO Syllabus of the Tier-I prelim exam? The much awaited IBPS PO Exam Date has been announced by State Bank of India. IBPS will conduct the Probationary Officers (PO) Examination, 2015 this year. The online preliminary examination for IBPS PO is likely to be held in the month of October 2014. For all IBPS aspirant who have applied for IBPS PO recruitment and preparing for the examination, here we have come up with IBPS PO preliminary online exam syllabus which helps you in preparation of IBPS PO prelim examination. Aspirants can go through IBPS PO Preliminary Exam syllabus below…
As you all are aware, already that Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has issued the notification, for the recruitment of Probationary officer. Now from 2015 onwards, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has changed the exam pattern of Probationary Officer exam. As per the IBPS PO 2015 notification, new pattern will have two tier examinations; Prelim & Main exam.
Many of you candidates have applied and will apply for this exam. A candidate must know the pattern and syllabus of the exam, to qualify and to score good marks. So in order to help in your preparation, we are presenting the detail pattern and syllabus of the IBPS PO Prelim exam.
IBPS Selection process consists of three phases:
1. Phase I: Prelim Exam - Objective test - 100 Marks (Total time - 1 hr)
2. Phase II: Main Exam - Objective test + Descriptive test
3. Phase - III: Group Discussion (20 marks) & Interview (30 marks)
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IBPS PO 2015 Prelim Exam Syllabus
Now let's discuss the pattern & syllabus of the IBPS PO Prelim Exam -
Phase-I : Preliminary Examination: The exam will consists of Objective Tests for 100 marks and of 1 hour duration consisting of 3 sections as follows:
1. English Language - 30 Qs Marks 30
2. Quantitative Aptitude - 35 Qs Marks 35
3. Reasoning - 35 Qs Marks 35
Note: Candidates have to qualify in each section by securing passing marks to be decided by the Bank.
Syllabus of the Prelim Exam - IBPS PO 2015/16
I. Reasoning: In Reasoning section questions are asked from different topics which are as follows:
- Syllogism -
- Seating Arrangement - Circular table and Line (North & South)
- Blood Relation
- Data Sufficiency
- Logical Reasoning
- Input Output
II. Quantitative Aptitude: In Quant section questions are asked from different topics which are as follows:
- Number Series
- Profit & Loss
- Time & Work
- Time & Distance
- Ratio & Proportion
- Problem on Ages
Note: One or two sets of Data Interpretation type questions may ask in Prelim exam. - These questions cover different forms of D.I. based on Tables, Pie - Charts, Bar Graphs, etc.
III. English Language: In English Language section questions are asked from different topics which are as follows:
- Reading Comprehension
- Spotting Error
- Fill in the blank
- Cloze test
Note: For each wrong answers, there will be a negative marking of 1/4 marks in both prelim and main examination.
Final Selection: The marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) will not be added for the selection and only the marks obtained in Main Examination (Phase-II) will be added to the marks obtained in GD & Interview (Phase-III) for preparation of the final merit list.
Wait for our next post, where we will provide detail syllabus of the Main exam of IBPS PO 2015.