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IBPS PO Syllabus 2017-18 (Pre – Mains) CWE PO/MT Pdf Download Online

IBPS PO Syllabus 2017-18 (Pre – Mains) CWE PO/MT Pdf Download Online

IBPS PO Syllabus 2017

IBPS is Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection which conducts Common Written Exam (CWE) to recruit POs & MTs. Any graduate can apply for this exam. It is conducted in 3 steps, the first is Preliminary exam followed by Mains and then the interview. IBPS is only responsible in conducting the exam; the respective banks will be responsible for conducting interview and then recruit the desiring candidate as a POs. Firstly the candidates must be aware of the IBPS PO syllabus 2017 and the pattern to prepare for this examination. Refer to the article “What is IBPS PO Exam?” to take a look at the pattern of the exam. This article aims to provide the syllabus for IBPS PO Exam 2017.

IBPS PO Syllabus 2017:

The candidates are tested in I) English Language II) Quantitative Aptitude III) Reasoning Ability IV) General Awareness (Banking) and V) Computer Knowledge. All these sections appear in Prelims and mains of IBPS PO exam.

IBPS PO Syllabus for English Language:

  1. Vocabulary

  • Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Word Formation
  • Spelling
  1. Grammar

  • Spotting Errors
  • Phrases and idioms
  • Direct and Indirect speech
  • Active/ Passive voice
  1. Reading Comprehension

  • Theme Detection
  • Passage completion
  • Topic rearrangement of passage
  • Deriving Conclusion

IBPS PO Syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Ratio and proportion
  • Averages
  • Time and work
  • Speed, Distance and time
  • Mixture and allegation
  • Stocks and shares
  • Percentages
  • Partnership
  • Clocks
  • 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
  • Data Interpretation
  1. Pie charts
  2. Tables
  3. Bar & Graphs
  4. Line charts.


IBPS PO Syllabus for Reasoning Ability:

  1. Verbal 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
  • Decision making test
  • Figure series
  • Input/output, Assertion and reasoning
  • Sitting Arrangement
  1. Non-Verbal Reasoning

  • Series test
  • Odd figure out
  • Analogy
  • Miscellaneous Test etc.

IBPS PO Syllabus for General Awareness (Banking):

  • Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months.
  • Overview of Indian Financial System
  • History of Indian banking system.
  • Recent credit and monetary policies
  • Introduction to National financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc and of International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc.
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies
  • Banking Terms
  • Important Government Schemes on capital & money market


IBPS PO Syllabus for Computer Knowledge:

  • Basics of Hardware and software
  • Windows operating system basics
  • Internet terms and services
  • Basic Functionalities of MS-Office (MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint)
  • History of computers
  • Networking and communication
  • Database basics
  • Basics of Hacking, Security Tools and Viruses.


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