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IBPS Specialist Officer Syllabus

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection conducts IBPS SO Exam for selection of Specialist Officer in various fields like IT, Marketing Officer and HR etc. So interested and eligible contenders may read entire details connected to Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Exam Syllabus or IBPS SO CWE Exam Pattern from below section of this page which is created by team of recruitmentresult.com.

IBPS Specialist Officer Syllabus

English Language:

  • Word Formation
  • Passage Correction
  • Sentence Correction
  • Spelling, Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence Completion
  • Synonyms, Antonyms
  • Theme detection
  • Passage Completion
  • Conclusion

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  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Series Completion
  • Syllogism
  • Decision Making
  • Statement Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Coding Decoding
  • Blood Relation
  • Series Completion
  • Analogy
  • Classification

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Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Numbers
  • Simplification
  • Roots
  • Average
  • Surds & Indices
  • Percentage
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Boats & Streams
  • Allegations
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Stocks & Shares
  • Clocks
  • Logarithms
  • Mensuration
  • Volume & Surface Area
  • Permutation & combination
  • Probability
  • Heights & Distances
  • Partnership
  • Chain Rule
  • Time & Work
  • Time & Distance
  • Problems on Trains
  • Pipes & Cisterns,
  • Tabulation
  • Bar Graphs
  • Line Graphs
  • Pie Charts

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General/ Banking Awareness:

  • Knowledge of current events
  • India and its neighboring countries
  • Sports
  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economy
  • General Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Scientific Research
  • Economy
  • Banking and Finance

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Professional Knowledge:

  • Agriculture
  • Law
  • Marketing
  • IT
  • HR
  • Other aspects based on acquired Professional qualification.

IBPS SO IT Officer Syllabus

  • Database Management System (DBMS): Questions will be asked from RDBMS, E- R Diagrams, Normalization, Overview of SQL queries, Transaction Management.
  • Data Communication & Networking, IP Addressing (Subnetting), Network, Architecture, OSI Model, TCP-IP Model, Data Communication.
  • Operating System: Types of OS, Semaphore, Scheduling, Network Security, Cyber Crimes – Risk Management, Firewall, Cryptography, Process thread, Dead Lock, Memory Partitioning, Page Replacement, Computer organization, Hardware, Microprocessor, Bus Structure, etc.
  • Software Engineering and data structure topics such as SDLC, Software Development Models, Array, Linked List, Stacks, etc.
  • Web Technologies and basics of Programming Languages topics such as HTML Tags, XML, Network Security, Basics of C, C++, OOP languages.

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IBPS SO HR Officer Syllabus

  • Human Resource Development: Strategies and Systems.
  • Transnational Analysis.
  • Training and Development.
  • Recruitment & Selection.
  • Rewards & Recognition.
  • Industrial relations.

IBPS SO Marketing Officer Syllabus

  • Marketing mix (4-Ps of Marketing)
  • Brand management
  • Basic knowledge of retail management
  • Business ethics
  • Services marketing (additional People, Process & physical evidence)
  • Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
  • Copyrights
  • Trademarks
  • Patents
  • Marketing strategy (horizontal, vertical etc.)
  • Corporate social responsibility

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IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Pattern

1. Written exam pattern for Law Officer- Scale-I & II & Rajbhasha Adhikari Scale-I:

Subject Total No. of Questions Maximum marks Time Duration
Reasoning 50 50 Two hours
English Language 25 25
General Awareness with special reference to Banking Industry 50 50
Professional Knowledge 75 75
Total 200 200

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2. Written exam pattern for IT Officer Scales I & II, Agriculture Field Officer Scale I, HR/ Personnel Officer Scale I, Marketing Officer Scale I, Technical Officer Scale I, Chartered Accountants Scale-II & Finance Executive Scale-II:

Subject Total No. of Questions Maximum marks Time Duration
Reasoning 50 50 Two hours
English Language 25 25
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
Professional Knowledge 75 75
Total 200 200

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Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is an autonomous agency in India. This organization came in to existence in 1975. It conducts Common Written Examination (CWE) for the recruitment of Officers and Clerks in selected 20 Public Sector Banks. It became an self-governing body at the behest of RBI and Public Sector Banks.


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