IBPS Clerk Syllabus For Pre/Mains (CWE-VIII) With Weightage

IBPS Clerk Syllabus

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Prelims and Mains Exam from here!! Applying contenders for CWE Clerks–VIII Positions have to participate in the Prelims Examination .

IBPS Recruitment Notification

Organization nameInstitute of Banking Personnel Selection
Post nameCWE Clerks–VIII
No. of Vacancies (Expected)7275+
Selection ProcedurePrelims, Mains and Interview
IBPS Clerk Online Registration/ Edit/ Modification of Application18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018
Application Fees/Intimation Charges Online Payments18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018
IBPS Clerk Pre Exam Admit Card DateNovember 2018
IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam Date08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 
15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018
Declaration of IBPS Clerk Preliminary Exam ResultDecember 2018/ January 2019
Download IBPS Clerk Call Letter for Main ExamJanuary 2019
IBPS Mains Exam Date20.01.2019
Allotment of Provisional PostingApril 2019

IBPS Clerk Prelims Syllabus

On the following subjects, the IBPS Exam Clerk Syllabus Prelims is prepared. So, check topics wise complete IBPS Clerk Preliminary Syllabus here.

  • English Language
  • Numerical Ability
  • Reasoning Ability

IBPS Clerk English Syllabus:

IBPS Clerk Syllabus includes following topics:

Spotting errors
Idioms & Phrases
Reconstruction of sentence & passage
Phrase Substitution
Double blanks in a sentence
Fill in the blank Cloze Test
Synonyms and antonyms
One word substitution
Jumbled up sentences
Commonly misspelled words

IBPS Clerk Numerical Ability Syllabus:

IBPS Clerk Syllabus for Numerical Ability Includes

  • Decimals And Fractions
  • Relationship Between Numbers
  • HCF & LCM
  • Profit & Loss
  • Percentage
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Number Series
  • Approximate Values
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Whole Numbers
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Simplification
  • Time And Work
  • Partnership
  • Time And Distance
  • Permutations & Combinations
  • Probability
  • Data Interpretation

IBPS Clerk Reasoning Syllabus:

IBPS Clerk Syllabus includes following topics:

Symbols and their relationships
Decision making
Verbal and non-verbal
Space Visualization
Problem­ solving
Arithmetical number series
Relationship concepts
Arithmetical computation
Verbal and figure classification
Analytical functions
Visual memory
Arithmetical reasoning

IBPS Clerk Main Syllabus 2018

Following topics covers under IBPS Clerk Syllabus , so please have a glance

  • General Awareness
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General English
  • Reasoning Ability

IBPS Clerk General Awareness Syllabus:

Indian Financial System
History of Indian Banking Industry
Budget Basics and Current Union Budget
International Organisations/ Financial Institutions
Capital Market & Money Market
Government Schemes
Current Affairs
Abbreviations and Economic terminologies

IBPS Clerk Syllabus of Computer Knowledge:

  • Operating and DOS
  • Introduction of Computer and History
  • Computer Device
  • Security Aspects for PC
  • PC and System software
  • Advanced Technology Regarding Computer
  • MS Excel, MS Word
  • Various Uses of Computer
  • Internet Programming Language
  • Computer Net work
  • Computer of Future
  • E world
  • Window

IBPS Clerk Prelims and Mains Syllabus with Weightage

IBPS Clerk Syllabus With Weightage

TopicsWeightageExam Type
Comprehension Passage (Story based)8-10 marksOne or two passages are asked with antonyms & synonyms which can be of easy to moderate level.
Spellings/Detecting miss-spelt words0-5 marksErrors are needed to be detected in the sentences. These are usually of Easy to Moderate level.
Fill in the Blanks0-5 marksUsually the questions are asked in double fillers form comprising a level of easy to moderate.
Spotting Errors0-5 marksIn this you have to spot the error & it is expected to be of easy to moderate level.
Para jumbles0-5 marks5-6 sentences of a paragraph are need to be rearranged. These are usually of easy to moderate level.
Cloze test5-10 marksIt is a test in which one is asked to supply words that has been removed from the passage.

BPS Clerk Syllabus of Numerical Ability (35 Questions)

TopicsWeightageExam Type
Number Series5 marksThese types of questions include complete the series or find the missing/wrong term.
Simplification/ Approximation5-10 marksThis topic deals with different sub topics which are Percentage and Average, ratio & proportions, partnerships, Profit & loss, calculations of simple & compound interests etc.
Data Interpretation5-10 marks1-2 sets of DI are asked comprising of Line Graphs, Bar Graphs, Pie Charts, Tables, Missing Data Type Caselets.
Quadratic Equations0-5 marksIn this you have to solve the given two variables to know the relation between both the variables.
Miscellaneous10-12 marksThis section includes questions from topics like Age-based problems, Time Work and Wages, Mixture and Alligations, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit Loss and Discount, Boats and Streams, Probability

IBPS Clerk Reasoning Ability Syllabus (35 Questions)

This section would comprise of questions from following topics of IBPS Clerk Syllabus–

TopicsWeightageExam Type
Inequality5 marksCoded or Direct Inequality based questions are asked.
Sitting Arrangement/Puzzles15-20 marksQuestions are usually based on Linear/Circular or square arrangement & puzzles are usually row & floor based etc with 2-3 parameters.
Alphanumeric/ Number Series5 marksA series of alphabets are combined with numbers.
Miscellaneous10 marksThis section includes the question from topics like Blood Relations, Direction Sense, Order and Ranking etc.

BPS Clerk Examination Pattern

Candidates, who are looking for Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Clerk Exam Pattern can get it from this page. Candidate must need proper IBPS Clerk Syllabus and Exam Pattern to score good marks or to crack exam in one attempt.

IBPS Clerk Prelim Exam Pattern:

Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime allotted for each test
(Separately timed)
English Language303020 minutes
Numerical Ability353520 minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 minutes

IBPS Clerk Main Exam Pattern:

Name of TestsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime allotted for each test (Separately timed)
General Awareness505035 minutes
General English404035 minutes
Reasoning Ability506045 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505045 minutes 
Total190200160 minutes

IBPS Clerk Exam Preparation Tips:

  • Candidate must be aware of updated IBPS Clerk Syllabus and pattern
  • Candidate must make notes according to IBPS Clerk Syllabus and exam pattern
  • Do time management according to the weightage of topics
  • Make shortcuts techniques or strategies to crack exam easily
  • Appear for online mock test and solve previous year question papers
  • Discuss important topics with your friends or siblings
  • Try to everything practically
  • Take thorough revision of important topics before appearing for exam

IBPS Clerk Study Materials:

English language:
Objective General English (by R.S. Agarwal).
Objective English for Competitive Exams (by Hari Prasad & Uma Sinha).
Objective English (by Thorpe).
Numerical Ability:
Quantitative Aptitude (by Abhijit Gupta).
Numerical Ability & Mathematical Aptitude (by Aditya B Rao).
Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude (by R.S. Agarwal/ P.K Mittal).
Magical Book on Quicker Maths (by M Tyra).
Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude (by R.S. Agarwal/ P.K Mittal).
General Intelligence/ Test of Reasoning (by G.K. Puri).
A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning (by R.S Agarwal).

IBPS Clerk CWE Syllabus:

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection issues IBPS Clerk Notification time to time, in order to recruit candidates for the post of clerk.  Applying contenders for CWE Clerks–VII Prelims/Mains Exam must look into the previous year’s Papers and IBPS Clerk Syllabus.

IBPS Clerk Exam Papers will help to know the weightage of the sub-topics asked in each section of both preliminary and mains exam of IBPS Clerk. For more details regarding IBPS Clerk Study Material, IBPS Clerk Syllabus etc. stay connected with us…

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