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 Introduction to IBPS AFO Exam:

The IBPS AFO exam is a competitive examination conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) to recruit Agriculture Field Officers in public sector banks in India.

Exam Pattern:

The IBPS AFO exam generally consists of two stages:

Preliminary Exam: This is an objective-type exam consisting of questions related to English Language, Reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude.

Mains Exam: The mains exam includes questions on Professional Knowledge in the field of Agriculture, along with English Language and General Awareness.


The syllabus for the IBPS AFO exam can be broadly divided into the following categories:

Professional Knowledge: Topics related to agriculture, horticulture, animal husbandry, etc.

English Language: Vocabulary, Grammar, Comprehension, etc.

Reasoning: Logical Reasoning, Puzzle Solving, Syllogism, etc.

Quantitative Aptitude: Mathematics, Data Interpretation, etc.

General Awareness: Current Affairs, Banking Awareness, Economic Awareness, etc.

Preparation Tips:

Start by understanding the exam pattern and syllabus thoroughly.

Create a study plan and allocate sufficient time to each section.

Gather study materials such as books, online resources, and previous year question papers.

Practice regularly with mock tests and sample papers to improve your time management and accuracy.

Focus on the Professional Knowledge section, as it carries significant weight in the mains exam.

Stay updated with current affairs and banking-related news.

Revise regularly and seek help from mentors or coaching institutes if needed.

Recommended Books:

“Agriculture Field Officer (IBPS) Preliminary & Mains” by Arihant Publications

“Agriculture Field Officer (IBPS AFO) – 2023” by R. Gupta’s

Online Resources:

There are several websites and online platforms that provide study materials, quizzes, and practice tests for IBPS AFO exam preparation.

Important Dates:

Keep an eye on the official IBPS website for updates on exam dates, application forms, and other important notifications.

Mock Tests: Practicing mock tests regularly will help you become familiar with the exam pattern and improve your time management skills.

Remember that consistent and focused preparation is the key to success in the IBPS AFO exam. Good luck with your preparations and the upcoming exam!