Latest Updates

**Bank Clerks:** As the name suggests, this is a clerical position in the bank and this can be considered as entry level job in a bank. Salary of a Bank Clerk is generally in the range of Rs. 20,000-25,000 depending on bank to bank and posting location.

**SBI Clerk**: State Bank of India conducts its own exam for recruitment of Clerical Cadres.

**RBI Grade B Exam**: Reserve Bank of India recruit officers (Grade B) through an All India exam. Through, there are very few jobs in this, but working with RBI has its own benefits and future prospects.

**RBI Assistants Exam:** RBI recruits Clerical Cadres through an All India exam. Again, a job in RBI is considered very prestigious.

**IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020: **Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) conducts many exam every year to enroll a large number of aspirants. IBPS Clerk Syllabus is for the one of the major exam. This year more than 12,000 vacancies have been announced. Aspirants from all across India can apply for this job. In order to clear this exam, it's crucial to have knowledge of correct and complete IBPS Clerk Syllabus 2020.

Important topic which needs to be cover most from IBPS Syllabus 2020. Changes made this year in **IBPS Clerk Syllabus** in contrast to the previous year. Why these changes are made?

Aspirants preparing for the exam must have to know IBPS Syllabus for Clerk Prelims and Mains exam. Both phases are equally important i.e Online Preliminary and Online Main. Only Prelims qualified aspirants will be eligible to participate in Mains Exam. This IBPS Clerk 2020 Syllabus is for CRP CLERKS-IX for Vacancies for the financial year 2020-21. A total of 17 Organisations is participating. Some of them are - Union Bank of India (UBI), Allahabad Bank, Punjab National Bank & 14 more. Every organization will follow the same IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern & Syllabus.

**Participating Organisation:-**

- Allahabad Bank
- Canara Bank
- Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)
- Syndicate Bank
- Andhra Bank
- Central Bank of India (CBI)
- Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC)
- UCO Bank
- Bank of Baroda (BOB)
- Corporation Bank
- Punjab National Bank (PNB)
- Union Bank of India (UBI)
- Bank of India Indian
- Bank Punjab & Sind Bank
- United Bank of India
- Bank of Maharashtra (BOM)

IBPS Clerk Prelims exam has three parts i.e, English Language, Reasoning Ability & Numeric Ability. All questions will be objective type (MCQs). The total duration of time will be 60 minutes and 20 minutes for each section. The total number of questions will be 100. Numeric & Reasoning Ability has an equal number of questions. Total marks will be 100. Each correct answer 1 Marks will be awarded. For each negative answer 0.25 of the marks assigned.

**Prelims Exam Pattern:-**

**Questions Type ****-**

- Objective (MCQs) Type

**Total Questions**- *100*

- English Language-30 Questions
- Numerical Ability- 35 Questions
- Reasoning Ability -35 Questions

**Total Time****- 100 Minutes**

- English Language-20 Minutes
- Numerical Ability- 20 Minutes
- Reasoning Ability -20 Minutes

**Total Marks****- 100**

- English Language-30 Marks
- Numerical Ability- 35 Marks
- Reasoning Ability -35 Marks

**Correct Answer****-**

- 01 Marks Awarded

**Wrong Answer-**

- 0.25 (1/4) Marks Deducted

**NOTE:-**** **Candidates have to qualify minimum cut off marks for each section decided by IBPS

**Subject Wise Topics:-**

- Reading comprehension (RC Passage)
- Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers)

A filler word is an apparently meaningless word, phrase, or sound that marks a pause or hesitation in speech]

- New Pattern Deletion test

A Cloze Reading Test can be denoted as a "deletion test.

- Phrase Replacement

Replace a phrase from a given sentence]

- Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles

Basically, you are given a paragraph - but the sentences are not in the proper order.

- Inference, Sentence Completion

It's a class of semi-structured projective techniques.

- Connectors/Conjunctive

They are words that link two similar elements in a given sentence

**Paragraph Conclusion**

It is somewhat similar to your introduction

- Phrasal Verb Related Questions

It's basically a verb and a particle and/or a preposition together form a single semantic unit.

**Error****Recognition/****Detection Questions**

Error correction is the ability to find the error and ways to correct it by using your knowledge.

- Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions

It is the way a word, phrase, or concept is used in the English language.

**Data Interpretation /DI (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Pie Chart)**

It is the procedures through which data is reviewed to get the desired result.

**Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)****Number Series**

It is a form of numbers arranged in a certain sequence, where some numbers are mistakenly kept into the series of numbers. Some numbers are missing from there positions.

**Approximation and Simplification****Data Sufficiency**

It is basically a question is followed by two or three statements.

**HCF**

Highest Common Factor (HCF) is found by multiplying all the factors which appear in both lists.

**LCM**

LCM is the smallest common multiple of two integers like a and b.

**Profit and Loss**

Profit =Selling Price (S.P.) -Cost price (C.P.) , Loss = Cost price (C.P.) – Selling Price (S.P.)

**Simple Interest (SI)**

Profit =Selling Price (S.P.) -Cost price (C.P.), Loss = Cost price (C.P.) – Selling Price (S.P.)

**Compound Interest (CI)**

The formula for compound interest, including principal sum, is:

A = P (1 + r/n)^{ (nt)}

**Problem on Ages**

Find the Age of different people in the different given conditions.

**Work and Time**

Calculate the work and time for various situations.

**Number system**

Number system is a system to represent numbers using digits and symbols.

**Speed Distance and Time**

Speed= Distance/Time, using this formula to solve the given problem.

**Probability**

Probability is a likelihood that events will occur.

**Mensuration**- It is calculation result of Geometric shapes, their area, volume and related parameters
**Permutation and Combination**

Permutations are the various methods in which a collection of items can be arranged. Where as, a combination is a selection of items from a collection

**Average**

An average represents a single number taken as representative of a list of numbers.

**Ratio**

It is a relation among two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second.

**Proportion**

A proportion is simply a statement that two ratios are equal. Symbolic representation a/b = c/d; or using a colon, a:b = c:d

**Partnership**

A partnership is a formal manage by two or more terms with various operations.

**Problems on Boats and Stream**

This will contain the problems based on the Velocity, Upstream, and Downstream of Boat.

**Problems on Trains**

Find the solutions/answers on the directional movement of the train..

**Mixture and Allegation**

It is the way to find a ratio in which two or more ingredients at the given price must be mixed to produce a mixture of the desired price.

**Pipes and Cisterns**

Problems on pipes and cisterns are very much similar to problems on time and work.

**IBPS Clerk Syllabus: Reasoning Ability**

**Puzzles & Seating Arrangements**

With the help of specific rules find out the desired products.

**Direction Sense/Logical Sense**

Logical sense test or direction sense test questions are made to examine the candidate's ability to sense direction

**Blood-Relation**

To find the relationship among various family members.

**Syllogism / Logical Argument**

Find the conclusion based assertion or hit and trial method.

**Order and Ranking**

Get the accurate result of the different arrangement left-right/top-bottom of a row/class.

**Coding-Decoding**

Coding-Decoding is a method in which a number or a series of combinations of words and numbers is expressed in a particular code or pattern. Or have to find the next number based on given problems.

**Machine Input-Output**

Find the final arrangement based on the given inputs.

**Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series**

It is sequences that are a combination of the alphabet and numeric series are present.

**Alphabet Related Questions/Alphabetical Understanding**