Syllabus for the IBPS Specialist Officer exam 2020

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IBPS exam syllabus is similar to other bank exams except that IBPS issues only the broad subjects, they can be further bifurcated into individual topics, based on the questions that have appeared in the exams over the past few years. The IBPS syllabus is divided into two parts:

IBPS SO Prelims Exam Syllabus 2019

Reasoning Ability

  • Logical Reasoning

  • Alphanumeric Series

  • Ranking/Direction/Alphabet Test

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Coded Inequalities

  • Seating Arrangement

  • Puzzle

  • Tabulation

  • Syllogism

  • Blood Relations

  • Input Output

  • Coding Decoding

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Simplification

  • Profit & Loss

  • Mixtures & Allegations

  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & Indices

  • Work & Time

  • Time & Distance

  • Mensuration – Cylinder, Cone, Sphere

  • Data Interpretation

  • Ratio & Proportion, Percentage

  • Number Systems

  • Sequence & Series

  • Permutation, Combination &Probability

English Language

  • Reading Comprehension

  • Cloze Test

  • Para jumbles

  • Multiple Meaning / Error Spotting

  • Fill in the blanks

  • Miscellaneous

  • Paragraph Completion

General Awareness

  • Current Affairs

  • GK Updates

  • Currencies

  • Important Places

  • Banking Awareness

  • Awards

  • Book And Author

  • Headquarter

  • Important Days

  • Prime minster Scheme

IBPS SO Mains Exam Syllabus 2019

Marketing Officer (Scale)

  • 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

Agricultural Field Officer (Scale)

  • Basics of Crop production

  • Horticulture

  • Seed Science

  • Agronomy and Irrigation

  • Agricultural Economies

  • Agricultural Practices

  • Soil resources

  • Animal Husbandry

  • Agroforestry

  • Ecology

Law Officer (Scale-I)

  • 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

  • SARFAES

  • Banking Ombudsman Scheme

  • Laws and Actions with direct link to Banking Sector

  • Bankers Book Evidence Act

  • DRT Act

HR/Personnel Officer (Scale)

  • 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

IT Officer (Scale-I)

  • Operating System

  • DBMS

  • Data communication and networking

  • Software engering

  • Computer Organization and Microprocessor

  • Data Structure

  • Object Oriented Programming