IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018: Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus PDF Download

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 (आईबीपीएस क्लर्क सिलेबस) – The IBPS – Institute of Personnel Selection is a recruitment agency that was started in 1975, with the aim to boost the placement and employment for newly graduates in public sector banks in India. IBPS recruits personnel for posts like Clerk, PO (Probationary Officer) and SO (Specialist Officer). To get employment in via IBPS candidates have to go through IBPS Exams based on different posts.

IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 (Specialist Officer)

IBPS Clerk Prelim Exam and IBPS Clerk Main Exam will be conducted by IBPS in 2018. As Prelim is a qualifying exam for IBPS Main exam. If you want to get recruited by IBPS as Clerk and applied for IBPS Clerk Exam 2018, then you must need to prepare well for the exam. Here we have shared IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2018 with PDF file of detailed IBPS Clerk Prelim Syllabus 2018 and IBPS Clerk Mains Syllabus 2018.

IBPS Clerk 2018

IBPS Clerk 2018

IBPS Clerk Prelim Syllabus Details

According to the latest notification, IBPS Clerk Exam pattern has been changed. We have covered updated IBPS Clerk Syllabus and Exam pattern on this page. Check out following subjects to study for prelim exams of IBPS Clerk 2018.

  • Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • English Language

IBPC Clerk Mains Syllabus Details

After passing prelims candidates qualify for IBPS Clerk Main Exam, this is the final exam of IBPS. Mains Exam Paper questions will be based on 5 sections such as:

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

IBPS Clerk Syllabus Section Wise (2018)

A candidate can check previous year’s Exam question papers to know about the weightage of sub-topic of each section of prelims and mains exam. Let’s have a look at subtopics of each section/subject of IBPS Clerk 2018 Syllabus.

Section 1: English Language


  • Vocabulary – Homonyms, Antonyms, Synonyms
  • Word Formation, Spelling
  • Grammar – Direct & Indirect Speech, Active / Passive Voice
  • Spotting Errors, Phrases and Idioms
  • Reading Comprehension – Passage Completion, Theme Detection
  • Topic rearrangement of passage
  • Deriving conclusion

Section 2: Reasoning


  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Statement and Conclusions Syllogism
  • Statement and Assumptions, Arguments
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Alphabet Test
  • Serious Test
  • Number, Raining and time sequence
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Decision Making
  • Input / Output
  • Assertion and Reasoning
  • Sitting Arrangement
  • Non Verbal Reasoning – Off figure out, Analogy, Miscellaneous Test

Section 3: Quantitative Aptitude


  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Time and Work
  • Speed, Distance and Time
  • Mixture and Allegation
  • Stocks and Shares
  • Equations
  • Trigonometry
  • Percentage
  • Clocks
  • Height and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Volume and Surface Are
  • Bar and Graphs
  • Profit Loss and Discount
  • Elements of Algebra
  • Line and charts, Pie Charts
  • Tables
  • Height and Distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Probability

Section 4: Computer Knowledge


  • Basics of Hardware and Software
  • Windows Operating System Basics
  • Basics of Hacking
  • Security Tools and Viruses
  • Internet Terms and Services
  • Basic Functionalities of MS Office (MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel)
  • Networking and Communication

Section 5: General Awareness


  • Current Affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months
  • History of Indian Banking System
  • Recent Credit and Monetary Policies
  • Introduction to National Financial Institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC Etc and International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN, Etc.
  • Abbreviations and Economic terminologies, Banking Terms
  • Important government schemes on capital & Money Market

IBPS Clerk Syllabus Pdf Download (2018)

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Updated: December 6, 2017 — 8:05 pm


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  1. Which book i should prefer if i want to do self study for ibps clerk or i need to buy any book online

  2. Hello sir/madam there will be any changes in last year syllabus to this year syllabus ?

  3. if vacancy is 5000 passed students is 6000 then how can you alot the bank job for all 6000 students. if you alot job for 5000 students remaining 1000 students what will do

  4. There are so many abbreviations. Do we need to learn all ?

  5. thanks i waited this add

  6. hello sir namaste sir meri math week hai or coching kr pana mere liye not impossible hai so plz give me easy suggestions for selected ibps clerk exam

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