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 Test The medium of the exam No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning Ability Hindi/English 40 50 Composite time of 120 minutes
2. Numerical Ability Hindi/English 40 50
3. General Awareness Hindi/English 40 40
4.a English Language English 40 40
4.b Hindi Language Hindi 40 40
5. Computer Knowledge Hindi/English 40 20
Total 200 200
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
Date Quantitative Aptitude Reasoning Ability General Awareness
1st September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-14
2nd September Bar DI, Miscellaneous, Quadratic Equations Square Puzzle, Coding-decoding, Miscellaneous Quiz-15
3rd September SI and CI, Missing Number Series Floor Puzzle, Direction, Logical Quiz-16
4th September Pie DI, Time and Work, Simplification Circular Puzzle, Blood Relation, Input-output Quiz-17
5th September Boat and Stream, Mixed DI, Quadratic Equations Month based Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Quiz-18
6th September Probability, Line DI, Wrong Number Series Linear Puzzle, Coding-decoding, short Puzzle Quiz-19
7th September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-20
8th September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-21
9th September Mensuration 3D, Approximation, Miscellaneous Floor Puzzle, Coding-decoding, Direction Quiz-22
10th September Quantity Comparison, Average, Ages, Table DI Circular puzzle, Triangular Puzzle, Miscellaneous Quiz-23
11th September Time and Distance, Pipe and Cistern, Quadratic Equations Box puzzle, Input-output, Logical, Miscellaneous Quiz-24
12th September Profit and Loss, Bar DI, Data Sufficiency Linear Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Blood Relation Quiz-25
13th September Time, Speed Distance, Partnership, Caselet DI Mix Puzzle, Syllogism, Short Puzzle Quiz-26
14th September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-27
15th September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-28
16th September Permutation and Combination, Miscellaneous, Missing Number Series Designation based Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, Miscellaneous Quiz-29
17th September Mixture and Allegation, Missing DI, SI and CI Circular Puzzle, Blood Relation, Logical Quiz-30
18th September Problem on Trains, Miscellaneous, Pie Chart DI Linear Puzzle, Input-Output, Direction Quiz-31
19th September Time and Work, Mensuration 2D, Quadratic Equations Floor Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Quiz-32
20th September Quantity Comparison, Miscellaneous DI, Wrong Number Series Month Based puzzle, Short Puzzle, Miscellaneous Quiz-33
21st September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-34
22nd September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-35
23rd September Data Sufficiency, Boat and Stream, Simplification Box Puzzle, Coding-Decoding, Miscellaneous Quiz-36
24th September Caselet DI, Partnership, Profit and Loss Square Puzzle, Input-output, Direction Quiz-37
25th September Mixed DI, Miscellaneous, Ratio and Proportion Linear Puzzle, Data Sufficiency, Logical Quiz-38
26th September Mixture and Allegation, Bar Graph DI, Approximation Mix Puzzle, Blood relation, Miscellanoues Quiz-39
27th September Probability, Permutation and Combination, Missing Number Series Floor Puzzle, Blood relation, Short Puzzle. Quiz-40
28th September Practice Set Practice Set Quiz-41
Study Plan for English, Hindi, and Computer is as follows:
Date English Hindi Computer
1st September Practice Set स्टडी नोट्स  Practice Set
2nd September Sentence Connectors विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग -1  Miscellaneous
3rd September Conjunctions, Para-jumble विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-2 operating system/computer basics
4th September Idioms and phrasal verb filler
अव्यवस्थित वाक्य खण्डों को सुव्यवस्थित करना      
5th September Cloze test, Word usage गद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति Hardware/Software
6th September Error detection, Double fillers वाक्य में त्रुटी से संबंधित प्रश्न Networking/ Security
7th September Inferences, Synonyms and Antonyms Practice Set
8th September Starters, Phrase replacement
स्टडी नोट्स
Practice Set
9th September Reading comprehension, Misspelled अपठित गद्यांश Memory/ MS-Office
10th September Phrase meaning sentences, Word swap
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
11th September Cloze test (word replacement), Words Rearrangement Hardware/Software
12th September Coherent Paragraph,  Column based error (word) विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-3 Miscellaneous
13th September Column based error, Sentence Completion रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति Internet/ Security
14th September Para-jumble, Double sentence-single blank filler अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्दविलोम शब्द, पर्यायवाची शब्दमुहावरे एवं लोकोक्ति Practice Set
15th September Vocabulary, Words Rearrangement स्टडी नोट्स Practice Set
16th September Reading comprehension, Idiom meanings गद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति MS-Office
17th September Column based sentences, Sentence based error     प्रैक्टिस सेट   Hardware/Software
18th September Cloze test (phrase-based), Error correction Miscellaneous
19th September Practice set विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-4 Networking
20th September Practice set
अपठित गद्यांश
21st September Practice set गद्यांश में रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति Practice Set
22nd September Conjunctions, Word swap स्टडी नोट्स Practice Set
23rd September Phrasal verb filler, Word usage अव्यवस्थित वाक्य खण्डों को सुव्यवस्थित करना   MS-office
24th September Starters, Paragraph completion विविध प्रकार के प्रश्न  भाग-5 Computer Basics
25th September Error correction, वाक्य में त्रुटी से संबंधित प्रश्न Hardware/ Software
26th September Practice set प्रैक्टिस सेट Miscellaneous
27th September Practice set
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
Networking/ Database
28th September Practice set
    प्रैक्टिस सेट  
Practice Set