IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2016 (IBPS PO Syllabus 2016) and topic wise Exam Pattern : Get the details of IBPS PO Prelims Syllabus 2016 and expected number of questions from each topic for CWE VI .
IBPS PO 2016 Syllabus helps you to easily refer the important topics, so that you can prepare according to it to crack the exam.
Also see: IBPS PO Mains Syllabus 2016
The IBPS PO 2016 exam is a computer based online test, where candidates need to prepare based on topics of every section. In the IBPS PO Prelims syllabus, 3 sections added, they are quantitative aptitude, reasoning ability and English languages for 100 marks with a time span of 1 hour. Below table shows the topics, number of questions and maximum marks for each section.
|Sr. No.||Name of Section||No. of Qs.||Max. Marks||Duration|
|2.||Quantitative Aptitude||35||35||1 hour|
Topic wise IBPS PO Prelims syllabus provided below for the English language, reasoning ability and quantitative aptitude sections wise to easily crack the exam.
IBPS PO Aptitude syllabus — Data interpretation, quadratic equations,series, Simplification and Approximation are major topics, where 25 questions are expected from these topics alone. Remaining 10 questions distributed to the other well known aptitude topics like percentage, profit & loss, mensuration & geometries, time, work, distance, trains, boats, ages, probability, mixtures and allegations etc.
|Topic||No of Questions|
|Simplification and Approximation||5|
|Profit and Loss||1|
|Ratio & Proportion||1|
|Mixtures & Alligations||1|
|Problems on Ages||1|
|Time & Work||1|
|Time, Speed & Distance||1|
|Boat & Stream||1|
|Simple and Compound Interest||1|
IBPS PO Reasoning Syllabus — Most of the IBPS reasoning ability questions are easy to solve, but some may take much time, it’s depends on the candidate’s ability of thinking differently to sort the multiple options. For IBPS PO exam, the candidate should concentrate more on linear & circular seating arrangements, coding-decoding, inequalities and syllogisms.
|Reasoning Topic||No of Questions|
|Linear Seating Arrangement||5|
|Circular Seating Arrangement||5|
|Ordering & Ranking||2|
|Directions & Distances||1|
IBPS PO English Syllabus — If a candidate known basic rules of English grammar rules, he/she can easily get reasonable marks in the English language section. Before starting preparation in this section, go through reading some grammar books to understand the questions easily in the IBPS PO prelims exam. Reading comprehension topic may be tricky and time consuming as well.
|English Topic||No. of Questions|
|Fill in the Blanks||5|
IBPS PO Cut off 2016
Expected IBPS PO cut off 2016 marks of section wise and overall scores for SC, ST, OBC and general category candidates given below.
Detailed IBPS syllabus and exam pattern: