IBPS Clerk Exam Syllabus

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020

IBPS Clerk notification 2020 will have all the details regarding the IBPS Clerk syllabus. The competition for IBPS Clerk job has been quite tough since all these years and therefore you need to specifically focus on the exam with proper planning and strategy. Therefore instead of waiting for the last moment when the IBPS Clerk notification releases, it is better to start planning your preparation gradually from this point itself. After knowing the IBPS Clerk exam pattern, you should get hold of the complete syllabus of IBPS Clerk  exam 2020  so that you can start preparing for it in advance and make sure that you cover maximum topics. IBPS Clerk exam is conducted in two phases: Prelims & Mains and therefore you can divide your syllabus accordingly.:

IBPS Clerk Prelims Syllabus 2020

The IBPS Clerk Prelims is conducted online. It has 3 sections having 100 questions. These questions are asked from three subjects: English Language, Numerical Ability & Reasoning Ability. The detailed syllabus of IBPS Clerk is given in the table below

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Language
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test Mixtures &Alligations Para jumbles
Data Sufficiency Simple Interest & Compound Interest Miscellaneous
Logical Reasoning Simplification Reading Comprehension
Alphanumeric Series Profit & Loss Cloze Test
Coded Inequalities Work & Time Fill in the blanks
Puzzle Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere Paragraph Completion
Seating Arrangement Time & Distance Multiple Meaning /Error Spotting
Tabulation Data Interpretation Passage Completion
Syllogism Ratio & Proportion Deriving Conclusion
Blood Relations Number Systems Rearrangement of Passage
Input Output Sequence & Series Sentence correction
Coding Decoding Permutation Surds & Indices Spotting Errors
Combination &Probability Percentage Grammar
Analogy Percentages Theme Detection
Classification Trignometry  
Word Formation Profit,Loss and Discount  
Statement and Conclusion    

IBPS Clerk Mains Syllabus 2020

As IBPS Clerk exam 2020 is one of the most important exams and therefore you need to be prepared for both the phases of the exam. IBPS Clerk Mains is the next step after Prelims and it comprises of 4 sections: Reasoning & Computer Aptitude, English Language, Quantitative, Aptitude & General / Financial Awareness. The IBPS Clerk syllabus for Mains exam is detailed below-

Data Analysis & InterpretationReasoningEnglish LanguageGeneral/Economy/ Banking Awareness
Tabular Graph Verbal Reasoning Reading Comprehension Banking terms, Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
Line Graph Syllogism Grammar Overview of Indian Financial System
Pie Chart Circular Seating Arrangement Vocabulary History of Indian Banking System
Bar Graph Linear Seating Arrangement Verbal Ability Recent Credit and Monetary Policies
Radar Graph Caselet Double Lineup Word Association Important Government Schemes on capital and money market
Missing Case DI Scheduling Sentence Improvement Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc
Let it Case DI Input Output Para Jumbles Introduction to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc
Data Sufficiency Blood Relations Cloze Test Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months
Probability Directions and Distances Error Spotting  
Permutation and Combination Ordering and Ranking Fill in the blanks  
  Data Sufficiency    
  Coding and Decoding    
  Code Inequalities    
  Course of Action    
  Critical Reasoning    
  Analytical and Decision Making