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IBPS SO Syllabus For Prelims:

The preliminary examination of IBPS SO consists of the same subjects for each post, i.e. Reasoning, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, and General Awareness. Here, we have discussed a detailed breakdown of the subjects included in the IBPS SO Syllabus for prelims.


  • Seating Arrangements
  • Puzzles
  • Inequalities
  • Syllogism
  • Input-Output
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Blood Relations
  • Order and Ranking
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Distance and Direction
  • Verbal Reasoning

English Language: 

  • Cloze Test
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Sentence Correction
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Para/Sentence Completion
  • Column Based
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Word Swap
  • Sentence Based Error
  • Spelling Errors
  • Connectors

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Number Series (Missing and Wrong)
  • Data Interpretation and Caselet
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Quadratic Equation and Quantity comparison
  • Data Sufficiency (Two statements)
  • Mensuration (2D and 3D)
  • Average, Percentage, Age, Profit & Loss and Discount, Ratio and Proportion, Mixture and Alligation, Number system
  • Time and Work, Time work and wage, Pipe and Cistern
  • Time and Distance, Boat and stream, Train
  • Probability
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Permutation and Combination 

General Awareness: 

  • Current Affairs
  • Banking Awareness
  • GK Updates
  • Currencies
  • Important Places
  • Books and Authors Awards
  • Headquarters
  • Central Government Schemes
  • Important Days
  • RBI Circulars
  • Static Banking

IBPS SO Syllabus For Mains: The Mains examination of IBPS SO requires candidates from all posts to take the Professional Studies test. However, the IBPS SO Syllabus for professional studies varies for each post.

IT Officer (Scale-I) Syllabus

  • Database Management System
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Operating System
  • Software Engineering
  • Data Structure
  • Computer Organization and Microprocessor
  • Object-Oriented Programming

Agricultural Field Officer (Scale-I) Syllabus

  • Agriculture Current Affairs
  • Crop Horticulture Vegetables
  • Spacing Time Of Sowing Seed Rate
  • Varieties Important Only
  • Herbicides Pesticides
  • Important points regarding plants fruits vegetables
  • Preservation of fruits and vegetables
  • Types of cropping system
  • Different Diseases
  • Seed technology – Different government schemes
  • Agriculture economics – Agriculture cost and schemes
  • Various types of agricultural practices
  • Soil resources
  • Indian soil
  • Types of facts ( like humus content, CN ratio etc)
  • Green manures
  • Animal husbandry and technology
  • Different breeds of animals
  • Agriculture small industries like honey daily in the fisheries
  • Various diseases and their causes
  • Rural welfare activities in India – Before independence and After independence
  • Different insurance schemes regarding agriculture
  • Women and child development schemes

Marketing Officer (Scale-I) Syllabus

  • Basics of Marketing Management
  • Brand Management
  • Advertising
  • PR
  • Sales
  • Retail
  • Business Ethics
  • Market Segmentation
  • Market research and forecasting demand
  • Product Life Cycle
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Service Marketing
  • Marketing Strategies

HR/Personnel Officer (Scale-I) Syllabus :

  • Human Resource Development
  • Business policy and strategic analysis
  • Transnational Analysis
  • Training and Development
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Rewards and Recognition
  • Industrial Relations
  • Business Policy and Strategic Analysis
  • Grievance and Conflict Management
  • Performance Management and Appraisal 

Law Officer (Scale-I) Syllabus :

  • Banking Regulations
  • Compliance and Legal Aspects
  • Relevant Law and Orders related to negotiable instruments, securities, foreign exchange
  • Prevention of Money-laundering, Limitation Act
  • Consumer Protection Act
  • Banking Ombudsman Scheme
  • Laws and Actions with a direct link to Banking Sector
  • Bankers Book Evidence Act
  • DRT Act