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Best Books for IBPS PO/MT Exam 2017-18 Topic Wise List

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) released the IBPS PO Notification 2017-18 online on its official website. The online process for filling the Application Forms will be start in the last week of July until Mid of August 2017. So many large amount of candidates across India are now eagerly waiting for the IBPS PO Application Form 2017-18 Online. Also all these candidates have started their preparations in advance after reading the official notification regarding exam. Some of them have started taking Offline Classes for the exam while some are still searching for the IBPS PO Exam Syllabus 2017-18 and for the study material regarding the same examination. If you are also preparing for the exam or thinking to start your IBPS PO Exam Preparation and need some good Books and Study Material then you are at right website because here we have listed the most known and famous Books for IBPS PO/MT Examination 2017-18.

IBPS PO 2017 Exam Dates

The important dates for IBPS PO /MT CWE VII 2017 are given below:

ActivityDate
IBPS PO Online Registration/ Edit/ Modification of ApplicationLast week of July to Mid of August 2017
Application Fees/Intimation Charges Online PaymentsAugust 2017
IBPS PO Preliminary Exam Date7th, 8th, 14th & 15th October 2017
IBPS PO Mains Exam Date26th November 2017
Declaration of IBPS PO Mains Exam ResultDecember 2017
Declaration and download of IBPS PO Interview Call LetterJanuary 2018
Date of IBPS PO InterviewJanuary / February 2018
Allotment of Provisional PostingApril 2018

IBPS PO Prelims Exam Pattern

The IBPS PO preliminary examination has a total duration of 1 hour. It consists of 3 sections with a total of 100 questions and maximum score of 100 marks. There is negative marking in IBPS PO pre exam of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. The section-wise details are given here:

S.No.Name of Tests(ObjectiveNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1English Language3030Composite time of 1 Hour
2Numerical Ability3535
3Reasoning Ability3535
Total100100

IBPS PO Mains Exam Pattern

It has 5 sections with a total score of 200 marks and total duration of 140 minutes. From this year onward, there has been a modification in the IBPS main exam pattern, while IBPS exam will have the same 5 sections, there is a specific time limit for attempting each of the five sections. The sections must be attempted in the same order in allotted time as mandated at the time of the exam. The candidate can’t skip to the next section before the current section has elapsed. There is negative marking, with each wrong answer leading to deduction of 0.25 marks. The section-wise details are given here:

S.No.Name of Tests(ObjectiveNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
1Reasoning505040 minutes
2English Language404030 minutes
3Quantitative Aptitude505040 minutes
4General Awareness(with special reference to Banking Industry)404020 minutes
5Computer Knowledge202010 minutes
Total200200140 minutes

IBPS PO Prelims Exam Syllabus 2017

This part comprises of Reasoning Ability, Quantitative Aptitude and English Language.

ReasoningQuantitative AptitudeEnglish Language
Logical ReasoningSimplificationReading Comprehension
Alphanumeric SeriesProfit & LossCloze Test
Ranking/Direction/Alphabet TestMixtures &AlligationsPara jumbles
Data SufficiencySimple Interest & Compound Interest & Surds & IndicesMultiple Meaning / Error Spotting
Coded InequalitiesWork & TimeFill in the blanks
Seating ArrangementTime & DistanceMiscellaneous
PuzzleMensuration – Cylinder, Cone, SphereParagraph Completion
TabulationData Interpretation
SyllogismRatio & Proportion, Percentage
Blood RelationsNumber Systems
Input OutputSequence & Series
Coding DecodingPermutation, Combination &Probability

IBPS PO Mains Exam Syllabus 2017

This part comprises of 5 sections:

  • Reasoning,
  • English Language,
  • Quantitative,
  • Aptitude,
  • General Awareness,
  • Computer Knowledge.

The complete syllabus with topic-wise marks distribution for IBPS PO Exam 2017 will be available on the official website once the notification will be released.

Books for IBPS PO Exam Preparation

Here we have listed the Best Books for IBPS PO Exam which will help you to kick start your preparations these books are as follows-

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