IBPS PO Exam Syllabus, New Pattern for 2019 PO Exam

IBPS PO Syllabus

IBPS PO SYLLABUS 2019

To prepare for any given examination, a candidate needs a full-proof plan with good strategy and complete information related to the examination. To make sure you do not miss anything in your exam preparation,you should have all information regarding the IBPS PO syllabus so that you have a clear direction to how much and what to prepare. IBPS PO Syllabus 2019 forms a very important part of the exam preparation. To excel in the exam, you should be able to cover the complete syllabus and all the topics. This will help you in scoring well in the IBPS PO Exam and will let you stay on the top of the merit list which will enable you to get the desired bank of your choice. To make that possible, you will have to take a note of the IBPS PO syllabus topic wise:

IBPS PO PRE SYLLABUS 2019

The first step in IBPS PO Examination process is the Preliminary exam which is qualifying but an important step to crack IBPS PO Exam. To be able to qualify the first stage you should be well aware of the IBPS PO Prelims syllabus which will give a direction to your preparation. With the help of the syllabus you can plan your preparation well. The complete syllabus for the IBPS PO Preliminary Exam is given below:

IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Syllabus

Knowing the syllabus is the first step in the preparation of any exam and it is always good to divide your preparation accordingly and move step-by-step in it. The IBPS PO 2019 will be having three phases and the syllabus for IBPS PO 2019 Prelims Exam is as follows:

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect speech
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Time and work Speed,
  • distance and time
  • Stocks and shares
  • Partnership
  • Clocks
  • Volume and surface Area
  • Logarithms
  • Permutation and combinations
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit, loss and discount
  • Mensuration
  • Elements of algebra
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism
  • Statement and assumptions
  • Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding
  • Blood relations
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test Series test Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Figure Series
  • Decision-making test
  • Input/output,Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Data Interpretation
  • Analogy Series test
  • Miscellaneous test

IBPS PO MAINS SYLLABUS 2019

The second and most important stage of IBPS PO 2019 Examination is that of Phase 2: Mains. The second phase is the one that counts most as the scores obtained in this stage will be considered in the final selection as PO. To be able to crack the exam you should be having complete information about the IBPS PO Mains exam pattern, as well as the exam syllabus. The complete details of the syllabus are as follows:

IBPS PO Mains Exam Syllabus

The Mains Exam has only a slight change in the syllabus as compared to the Prelims, with respect to the additional subjects that it includes. The IBPS PO 2019 Mains exam contains two additional sections of ‘General Awareness’ and ‘Computer Aptitude’. A candidate needs to study all the given subjects to ensure his/her seat in the finals election as you need to clear the sectional cut-off of each subject and the overall cut-off too.

English Language
  • Synonyms
  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spelling
  • Word formation
  • Idioms and phrases
  • Fill in the suitable words
  • Grammar
  • Spotting errors
  • Sentence correction
  • Active/ passive voice
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and indirect
  • speech Reading
  • Comprehension Passage completion
  • Theme detection
  • Deriving conclusion
  • Rearrangement of passage
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Time and work Speed, distance and time
  • Stocks and shares 
  • Partnership
  • Blood relations
  • Volume and surface Area
  • Height and Distances
  • Logarithms Permutation and combinations
  • Simple and compound interest
  • Equations
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Profit, loss and discount
  • Mensuration
  • Elements of algebra
Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Word formation
  • Statement and conclusions
  • Syllogism Statement and arguments
  • Coding decoding - Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet test Series test Number, ranking and time sequence
  • Direction sense test
  • Decision-making test
  • Figure series
  • Input/output,
  • Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting arrangement
  • Odd figure out
  • Data Interpretation
  • Analogy Series test
  • Miscellaneous test
General Awareness
  • Banking Terms
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
  • Overview of Indian Financial System
  • History of Indian Banking System
  • Recent credit and monetary policies
  • Important Government Schemes on capital & money market
  • Introduction to national financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc.
  • Introdcution to International organisations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc.
  • Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months
Computer knowledge
  • History of computers
  • Basics of hardware and software
  • Windows operating system Basics 
  • Internet Terms and services
  • Basic functionalities of MS-Office (MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
  • Networking and communication
  • Database basics Basics of hacking,
  • Security tools and viruses