IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 Exam Pattern

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 Exam Pattern Question Paper

We all know the exam pattern of the PO Exam is changed. The exam is conducted in Two Tier Format i.e the online exam is conducted in two stages Tier 1 and Tier 2 format.

Tier 1 is known as Prelims Exam and Tier 2 is known as Mains Exam. Candidates first need to qualify in the Prelims Exam. Shortlisted candidates need to appear in the Mains Exam candidates who cleared it with qualifying marks will be called for Interview by any one of the participating organization or by Nodal Banks.

Aspirants who are looking forward for the IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019. They are on the right page. Here we provided you the details of IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 so that it can help you in cracking the exam and make
your dream come true. Candidate appearing for the exam should have minimum knowledge of syllabus and topics that are going to be asked in the exam. For more details you can check on its official website

Candidates appearing in the exam should hold their Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized university. Candidates must be minimum of 20 years and maximum of 30 years.

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019

The exam consists of five sections which are as follows on the basis of these topics

1 Reasoning
2 English language
3 Quantitative aptitude
4 General Awareness
5 Computer Knowledge

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 for Reasoning section

The following are the topics covered under Reasoning

  • Classification
  • Analogy
  • Decision Making
  • Word Formation
  • Series, Decoding & Coding
  • Blood Relation
  • Symbol & Notation
  • Statement & Conclusion
  • Sitting Arrangement

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 for English Section

The following are the topics covered under English

  • Completion of sentence
  • Tenses
  • Meanings
  • Grammar Errors
  • Passage Completion
  • Synonyms & Antonyms etc

IBPS PO Pelims Syllabus 2019 for Quantitative Aptitude

The following are the topics covered under Quantitative Aptitude

  • Arithmetic & Data Interpretation
  • Bar Graphs
  • Pie-Charts
  • Line Graphs & Tabulation
  • Roots
  • Average
  • Ratio
  • Time & Work
  • Time And Distance
  • Percentage
  • Profit & Loss

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 for General Awareness

You can prepare this section on the basis of topic given under

  • Geography
  • History
  • Science
  • Economics
  • Sports
  • Constitution
  • Politics
  • History
  • Banking
  • Culture

IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2019 Computer knowledge

This section consists of basic computer question to check the knowledge on topics as given under

  • MS Office suite
  • Windows
  • Internet
  • Operating systems
  • Computer networks
  • Internet E-commerce
  • Acronyms

Exam Pattern of IBPS PO Prelims Exam 2019

The IBPS PO exam is conducted in the form of Tier 1 and Tier 2

Tier 1 : Preliminary Examination
Tier 2 : Mains Examination

Candidates who qualified in the prelims exam will shortlisted for the mains exam.
Aspirants who cleared in the Mains Exam will be again called for Interview.

The exam pattern and distribution of marks are as follows

S.No  No of TestsQuestions askedMarks
 1  English Language 30 30Duration of the exam is 1 hours
 2  Quantitative Aptitude 35 35
 3  Reasoning Ability 35 35
                 Total Mark   100

Negative Marking

The in correct answer will be punished with lose of 0.25 marks. The un attempted questions will not lose any marks