IBPS SO Syllabus 2018 | IT Officer, HR Officer, Marketing Officer, Rajbhasha Adhikari


IBPS released the official notification for recruitment of Specialist Officers, you all would have already started to get yourself ready to appear in the examination that is to be conducted on 29th and 30th of December. The bank officially doesn't release an official syllabus for the exam but we can conjecture by the questions asked in the previous years that the syllabus is really vast. It is geared towards testing an aspirant’s versatility to solve complex questions in the most prolific manner.

Here is the syllabus for Professional Knowledge Test of IBPS SO IT Officer, Marketing Officer, HR Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari:


The structure of the Examinations which will be conducted online are as follows:

A. Preliminary Examination

> For the post of Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari

Sr. No. Name of Tests No. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of ExamDuration
1.English Language 5025English40 minutes 
2.Reasoning5050English and Hindi40 minutes 
3.General Awareness with Special
Reference to Banking Industry
5050English and Hindi40 minutes 
Total150125

> For the Post of IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Sr. No. Name of Tests No. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of ExamDuration
1.English Language 5025English40 minutes 
2.Reasoning5050English and Hindi40 minutes 
3.Quantitative Aptitude 5050English and Hindi40 minutes 
Total150125

You have to qualify in each of the three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Also, IBPS has introduced sectional timing of 40 Minutes for each section, so you need to pay special attention on time while preparing for the exam. 

B.  Main Examination

 The Pattern for Mains Exam includes the Professional Knowledge for various Posts.

> For the Post of Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Name of the TestNo. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Medium of
Exam
Duration
Professional Knowledge6060English & Hindi45 minutes

> For the Post of Rajbhasha Adhikari

Name of the Test No. of
Questions
Maximum Marks Medium of ExamDuration 
Professional Knowledge (Objective)4560 English & Hindi 30 minutes
Professional Knowledge (Descriptive)2 English & Hindi 30 minutes

The pattern for Prelims Exam is same as other Bank Examinations, so you need to prepare the same way as you prepare for other Banking Examinations. Extra Efforts need to be given to the Professional Knowledge of the Subject for Various Posts of  Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer, Rajbhasha Adhikari.

You can also Join IBPS SO Mains 2018 for IT Officer Scale-1 (Information Technology) Live Batch By Solanki Sir (Live Classes).



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