Check IBPS PO Syllabus 2016 for prelims and mains exam and download model question papers ,previous cut off marks .IBPS has currently issued a notification for recruitment of candidates to the post of Probationary officers and candidates can now apply for the posts. Candidates who will qualify the ibps po examination will be called next for interview process. Candidates will need to qualify the written examination which is very important and candidates will need to pass prelim exam as well as mains examination. Candidates who are going to appear for the exam will need to understand IBPS PO exam pattern and syllabus which is very important. Candidates will need to qualify the exam with good marks and after this you have to qualify the overall examination. This time the number of vacancy is less as compared to other years and candidates will be required to obtain good marks in the exam. Candidates will need to understand the pattern of exam and syllabus which is very important.
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The pattern of exam and syllabus is very important and candidates will be required to know this. It is very important for candidates to understand it and it will enable them to obtain good marks and prepare as per the given pattern of examination.
Pattern of exam for prelim PO 2016
Candidates will have to know that there will be 100 questions in written exam. All the questions will be objective in nature. There will be negative marking in written exam and candidates will get one mark for each correct answer and they will lose 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates will be required to obtain good marks in overall exam. All those who will qualify prelim will be called for the mains exam. The marks obtained in prelim will noted be counted and this is only for the qualifying nature only. There will be 3 sections in the exam as under
- General English for 30 marks
- General Aptitude for 35 marks
- General Reasoning for 35 marks
There will be sectional cutoff as well overall cutoff in the examination and candidates will be required to qualify the exam with good marks.
Mains exam pattern
Candidates will need to appear for mains exam after the prelim exam. Candidates will have to pass it with good marks as number of vacancy is less this time. Candidates will have to pass each of the sections given below
- General English for 40 marks
- General Aptitude test for 50 marks
- General Reasoning for 50 marks
- General awareness for 40 marks
- General computer awareness test for 20 marks
There will be 200 questions and time allowed for 2 hours. Candidates will have to qualify the exam with good marks. There will be negative marking of ¼ mark allotted to each of the questions. Candidates will need to qualify sectional cutoff and overall cutoff exam.
Syllabus for IBPS PO Mains exam 2016
Candidates will need to qualify the exam with high marks. Candidates will need to know the details well. They can visit the official website to download the notification and check the syllabus for this.
How to download IBPS PO syllabus 2016
Candidates will need to visit the official website www.ibps.in and search for the details and after this candidates can search for the syllabus in details which is available in notification.