IBPS RRB Mains Study Plan

| Updated On September 5th, 2019 at 06:48 pm

IBPS RRB Mains Study Plan

As the IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, the exam is scheduled to be held on 22nd and 29th Of September, 2019 and it is the time deviate all your attention towards both these exams if you are sure of selection in the Prelims. As you all know, sailing through IBPS RRB exam will help you serve in the regional rural banks. Over the past many years, no changes have been observed in the exam pattern of the IBPS RRB PO/Clerk exam. You can check IBPS RRB PO Detailed analysis and IBPS RRB Clerk analysis for the reference. Now the prelim exam is over, and you need a study plan to kick start off your preparation. Adda247 has kept the study plan on the top of the list, that you will need to manage your daily schedule. Quizzes will be provided based on the study plan so that you can prepare yourself for a particular topic in advance. Keep a check on all the subjects like quantitative aptitude, English language, General Awareness, Computer, and Hindi language.

IBPS RRB PO/Clerk Main Exam pattern

This is the foremost thing to be known before appearing for any exam. One should be aware of the exam pattern that is going to be followed in that particular exam. Having a deep knowledge of the syllabus and exam pattern is a must. Here is the detailed exam pattern for IBPS RRB PO/Clerk that will help you to ace in this exam.

S. No.Name of the TestThe medium of the examNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1.Reasoning AbilityHindi/English4050Composite time of 120 minutes
2.Numerical AbilityHindi/English4050
3.General AwarenessHindi/English4040
4.aEnglish LanguageEnglish4040
4.bHindi LanguageHindi4040
5.Computer KnowledgeHindi/English4020

Candidates can opt either 4 a or 4 b

Note: There is a negative marking for every wrong answer in both Preliminary and Main Examination for which there is a penalty of ¼ or 0.25 of the marks assigned to the particular question.

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2019:

After having a deep knowledge of how the exam will be asked, how many questions would be there, what will be the marking against each question, the candidate must be familiar with the Syllabus that is going to be asked in the exam. Knowledge os detailed syllabus of all the sections is a must to start your preparation. Check the topics for IBPS RRB mains 2019.

Reasoning Ability:

  • Puzzles 
  • Seating Arrangements 
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Machine Input-Output
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Statement & Conclusion, Argument, and Cause & Effect)

Quantitative aptitude Section:

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

English Language Section:
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph 
  • Word Usage
  • Phrase/Connectors
  • Paragraph related question (Para connectors, para completion, para restatement, paragraph inference, para fillers)

Hindi Language Section:
  • विपरीतार्थक शब्द
  • पर्यायवाची शब्द
  • मुहावरे तथा लोकोक्तियां
  • गुढार्थी (क्लोज टाइप) प्रकार का गद्यांश
  • वाक्यक्रम व्यवस्थापन
  • वाक्यों में त्रुटियाँ
  • वाक्यों में रिक्त-स्थानों की पूर्ति
  • वर्तनी अशुद्धियाँ
  • वाक्यांश के लिए एक शब्द
  • अपठित गद्यांश

General Awareness Section:
  • Banking and Insurance Awareness 
  • Financial Awareness 
  • Govt. Schemes and Policies 
  • Current Affairs 
  • Static Awareness

 Computer Knowledge Section:
  • History and Generation of Computers 
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation 
  • Computer Memory 
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices 
  • Computer Software 
  • Computer Languages 
  • Operating System 
  • Computer Network 
  • Internet 
  • MS Office Suit and Shortcut keys 
  • Basics of DBMS 
  • Number System and Conversions 
  • Computer and Network Security

Study plan for IBPS RRB PO/Clerk, stay tuned on this page for regular updates and study material.

The subjects we will focus on:

  • Quantitative aptitude
  • English/Hindi language
  • General awareness
  • Computer 
DateQuantitative AptitudeReasoning AbilityGeneral Awareness
1st SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-14
2nd SeptemberBar DI, Miscellaneous, Quadratic EquationsSquare Puzzle, Coding-decoding, MiscellaneousQuiz-15
3rd SeptemberSI and CI, Missing Number SeriesFloor Puzzle, Direction, LogicalQuiz-16
4th SeptemberPie DI, Time and Work, SimplificationCircular Puzzle, Blood Relation, Input-outputQuiz-17
5th SeptemberBoat and Stream, Mixed DI, Quadratic EquationsMonth based Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, MiscellaneousQuiz-18
6th SeptemberProbability, Line DI, Wrong Number SeriesLinear Puzzle, Coding-decoding, short PuzzleQuiz-19
7th SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-20
8th SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-21
9th SeptemberMensuration 3D, Approximation, MiscellaneousFloor Puzzle, Coding-decoding, DirectionQuiz-22
10th SeptemberQuantity Comparison, Average, Ages, Table DICircular puzzle, Triangular Puzzle, MiscellaneousQuiz-23
11th SeptemberTime and Distance, Pipe and Cistern, Quadratic EquationsBox puzzle, Input-output, Logical, MiscellaneousQuiz-24
12th SeptemberProfit and Loss, Bar DI, Data SufficiencyLinear Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Blood RelationQuiz-25
13th SeptemberTime, Speed Distance, Partnership, Caselet DIMix Puzzle, Syllogism, Short PuzzleQuiz-26
14th SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-27
15th SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-28
16th SeptemberPermutation and Combination, Miscellaneous, Missing Number SeriesDesignation based Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, MiscellaneousQuiz-29
17th SeptemberMixture and Allegation, Missing DI, SI and CICircular Puzzle, Blood Relation, LogicalQuiz-30
18th SeptemberProblem on Trains, Miscellaneous, Pie Chart DILinear Puzzle, Input-Output, DirectionQuiz-31
19th SeptemberTime and Work, Mensuration 2D, Quadratic EquationsFloor Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, MiscellaneousQuiz-32
20th SeptemberQuantity Comparison, Miscellaneous DI, Wrong Number SeriesMonth Based puzzle, Short Puzzle, MiscellaneousQuiz-33
21st SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-34
22nd SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-35
23rd SeptemberData Sufficiency, Boat and Stream, SimplificationBox Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, MiscellaneousQuiz-36
24th SeptemberCaselet DI, Partnership, Profit and LossSquare Puzzle, Input-output, DirectionQuiz-37
25th SeptemberMixed DI, Miscellaneous, Ratio and ProportionLinear Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, LogicalQuiz-38
26th SeptemberMixture and Allegation, Bar Graph DI, ApproximationMix Puzzle, Blood relation, MiscellanouesQuiz-39
27th SeptemberProbability, Permutation and Combination, Missing Number SeriesFloor Puzzle, Blood relation, Short Puzzle.Quiz-40
28th SeptemberPractice SetPractice SetQuiz-41

Study Plan for English, Hindi, and Computer is as follows:

1st SeptemberPractice Setस्टडी नोट्स Practice Set
2nd SeptemberSentence Connectorsविविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग -1 Miscellaneous
3rd SeptemberConjunctions, Para-jumbleविविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-2operating system/computer basics
4th SeptemberIdioms and phrasal verb filler
अव्यवस्थित वाक्य खण्डों को सुव्यवस्थित करना      
5th SeptemberCloze test, Word usageगद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्तिHardware/Software
6th SeptemberError detection, Double fillersवाक्य में त्रुटी से संबंधित प्रश्नNetworking/ Security
7th SeptemberInferences, Synonyms and Antonyms
अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्दविलोम शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्दमुहावरे एवं लोकोक्ति
Practice Set
8th SeptemberStarters, Phrase replacement
स्टडी नोट्स 
Practice Set
9th SeptemberReading comprehension, Misspelledअपठित गद्यांशMemory/ MS-Office
10th SeptemberPhrase meaning sentences, Word swap
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
11th SeptemberCloze test (word replacement), Words Rearrangement
वाक्य में त्रुटी से संबंधित प्रश्न
12th SeptemberCoherent Paragraph,  Column based error (word)विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-3Miscellaneous
13th SeptemberColumn based error, Sentence Completionरिक्त स्थानों की पूर्तिInternet/ Security
14th SeptemberPara-jumble, Double sentence-single blank fillerअनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्दविलोम शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्दमुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तिPractice Set
15th SeptemberVocabulary, Words Rearrangementस्टडी नोट्स Practice Set
16th SeptemberReading comprehension, Idiom meaningsगद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्तिMS-Office
17th SeptemberColumn based sentences, Sentence based error    प्रैक्टिस सेट  Hardware/Software
18th SeptemberCloze test (phrase-based), Error correction
अव्यवस्थित वाक्य खण्डों को सुव्यवस्थित करना
Operating System
19th SeptemberPractice setविविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-4Networking
20th SeptemberPractice set
अपठित गद्यांश
21st SeptemberPractice setगद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्तिPractice Set
22nd SeptemberConjunctions, Word swapस्टडी नोट्स Practice Set
23rd SeptemberPhrasal verb filler, Word usageअव्यवस्थित वाक्य खण्डों को सुव्यवस्थित करना  MS-office
24th SeptemberStarters, Paragraph completionविविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-5Computer Basics
25th SeptemberError correction,वाक्य में त्रुटी से संबंधित प्रश्नHardware/ Software
26th SeptemberPractice setप्रैक्टिस सेट Miscellaneous
27th SeptemberPractice set
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
Networking/ Database
28th SeptemberPractice set
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
Practice Set