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    What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Helllo,
    I am appearing for the IBPS Exams on 27th Nov
    Please can anybody help me with the Pattern of examination
    and the study material required for the exams....

    u can mail me at
    abhijeet.pawar22@gmail.com

    Thanks & Regards
    Abhijeet

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Pattern for IBPS are
    1.Written test
    2.Group discussion.
    3.Interview.
    The written test consists of aptitude,reasoning,general awareness and general english based question.
    MATERIALS:
    1.R.S AGARWAL for aptitude and reasoning questions.
    2.S CHAND
    3.www.indiabix.com

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Dear aspirant,
    nice to see your interest in bank sector. As you have said that you have applied for IBPS clerk exam and the exam is on 27 november, 2011.
    Ibps is authorized for conducting written exam for clerk posts for various 19 nationalized public sector banks of India other than sbi and its associate.
    > the 19 banks are:
    Allahabad Bank.
    Indian Overseas Bank.
    Andhra Bank.
    Oriental Bank of Commerce.
    Bank of Baroda.
    Punjab National Bank.
    Bank of IndiaPunjab & Sind Bank.
    Bank of Maharashtra.
    Syndicate Bank.
    Canara Bank.
    UCO Bank.
    Central Bank of India.
    Union Bank of India.
    Corporation Bank.
    United Bank of India.
    Dena Bank.
    Vijaya Bank.
    Indian Bank.
    The written exam consists 250 questions divided equally in 5 sections:
    1. Computer.
    2. Reasoning.
    3. G.k.
    4. Maths.
    5. English.
    Every question is of 1 mark and the paper is of objective nature.
    Time allotment: 2.5 hour or 150 minutes.
    There is also pelenty of 1/4 mark for every wrong answer.
    Good luck.

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Dear aspirant,
    nice to see your interest in bank sector. As you have said that you have applied for IBPS clerk exam and the exam is on 27 november, 2011.
    Ibps is authorized for conducting written exam for clerk posts for various 19 nationalized public sector banks of India other than sbi and its associate.
    > the 19 banks are:
    Allahabad Bank.
    Indian Overseas Bank.
    Andhra Bank.
    Oriental Bank of Commerce.
    Bank of Baroda.
    Punjab National Bank.
    Bank of IndiaPunjab & Sind Bank.
    Bank of Maharashtra.
    Syndicate Bank.
    Canara Bank.
    UCO Bank.
    Central Bank of India.
    Union Bank of India.
    Corporation Bank.
    United Bank of India.
    Dena Bank.
    Vijaya Bank.
    Indian Bank.
    The written exam consists 250 questions divided equally in 5 sections:
    1. Computer.
    2. Reasoning.
    3. G.k.
    4. Maths.
    5. English.
    Every question is of 1 mark and the paper is of objective nature.
    Time allotment: 2.5 hour or 150 minutes.
    There is also pelenty of 1/4 mark for every wrong answer.
    Good luck.

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Dear Aspirant,

    I.B.P.S is an Institute of Banking Personnel Selection,It recruits Bank Clerical Cadre and Probationary Officers Posts in All Public Sector Banks other than S.B.I and S.B.I Associates.

    Paper Pattern of I.B.P.S Written Exam Clerical cadre and Probationary Officers
    • Quantitative Aptitude-50Questions
    • Reasoning-50Questions
    • General Awareness-50Questions
    • English Language-50Questions
    • Test of Computer Knowledge-50 Questions
    Descriptive Papers for I.B.P.S PO Common Written Exam
    • Precis
    • Essay Writing
    • Letter Writing
    Books

    • R S Agarwal Quantitative Aptitude
    • R S Agarwal Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning
    • Quicker Maths
    • Word Power Made Easy
    • Wren and Marten High School English grammar

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    the pattern will be ...1.Written test
    2.Group discussion.
    3.Interview.

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    Paper Pattern of I.B.P.S Written Exam Clerical cadre and Probationary Officers:-

    Quantitative Aptitude-50Questions
    Reasoning-50Questions
    General Awareness-50Questions
    English Language-50Questions
    Test of Computer Knowledge-50 Questions

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Sir,
    I want to know how to prepare for ibps PO group discussion.I am passed in the exam and came to know that 75000 candidates will be eliminated for they need only 25000 cands....is this true?

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    total sections:5 total questions:250 total marks:250 time: 150 minutes 1.Reasoning———- 50 marks (50 questions) 2.English language——50 marks (50 questions) 3.Numerical ability—-50 marks (50 questions) 4.General awareness—50 marks (50 questions) 5. computer knowledge–50 marks(50 questions) Penalty for wrong answer:0.25 For each wrong answer you will be penalised 0.25 marks,so be careful while writing the exam,don’t attempt all questions in all/any section,it will affects your score and as well as time.

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    group discussion is compulsory in the ibps po exam

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?


    I.B.P.S (Including 19 Banking sector)





    Examination Pattern



    Syllabus



    1) Reasoning

    2) Quantitative Aptitude

    3) General Awareness

    4) English

    5) Computer Knowledge








    Study Material




    * Verbal/Non-verbal Reasoning

    Book :

    A modern approach to Verbal/Non-Verbal Reasoning
    By: R.S. Agarwal



    * Quantitative Aptitude/Numerical Ability

    Book :

    Quantitative Aptitude
    By: R.S. Agarwal


    Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Ability
    By: P.K.Mittal




    * English

    Objective General English
    By: R.S. Agarwal


    Objective English for Competition Exam
    By: Hari Prasad




    * General Awareness

    General Awareness & Current Affairs
    By: Laxmikanth






    Good Luck ```

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Dear
    IBPS-Institute of banking Personnel Selection
    IBPS main Function is Recruiting candidates to banks
    This IBPS includes 19 banks
    19 banks are come forward and Conduct single exam to All
    Name of the 19 banks:
    1.Allahabad Bank
    2.Union Bank of India
    3.Indian Overseas bank
    4.Bank of Baroda
    5.Indian bank
    6.UCO Bank
    7.Union Bank of India
    8.United bank of India
    9.Syndicate Bank
    10.Punjab National bank
    11.Punjab and Synd bank
    12.Vijaya Bank
    13.Dhena bank
    14.Andhra Bank
    15.Bank of Maharastra
    16.Corporation bank
    17.Canara bank
    18.Central bank of India
    19.Oriented Bank of Commerce
    Qualifications Required for IBPS Clerk:
    Should have completed 10+2 from Recognized University
    Should have 55% Marks
    Age Should be between 18-28 Years
    Selection Procedure:
    Written Exam
    Interview
    Syllabus for IBPS Clerk Exam:
    1.General Awareness about Banking Sector
    2.General English
    3.Reasoning
    4.Aptitude
    5.Computer Knowledge

    Good Luck

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Dear Aspirant,

    Paper Pattern of I.B.P.S Common Written Exam is as follows

    General Studies-50 Questions

    English Language-50 Questions

    Reasoning-50Questions

    Quantitative Aptitude-50 Questions

    Computer Knowledge -50 Questions.

    Prescribed Books:

    Quantitative Aptitude:

    R S Agarwal Objective Arithmetic

    Quicker Maths B.S.C Publications

    Reasoning

    Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning R S Agarwal

    English Language

    Wren and Martin

    BSC Publications English

    General Awareness:

    News Paper

    Banking Service Chronicle Magazine

    Success Competition General Awareness and Banking Awareness

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    the IBPS examination is conducted every year and the examination is commonly knows as IBPS CWE which is a common written examination .The examination is conducted for the post of clerical as well as for the PO.The pattern of the examination for both the post are different.

    The banks which consider the IBPS score card are ::



    IBPS score card is valid for 1 years only .

    Eligibility for the IBPS clerical post ::

    If you are applying for the exam then you should have a passed class 12th with 60% marks OR

    Students who have got degree in any streams can also apply for the clerical exams and there is no percentage criteria for them .

    Age limit for the students are :18-28 years .Relaxation of 5 years to SC/ST and 3 years to OBC in upper age limit is given .

    Pattern of the examination ::

    1.Reasoning
    2.English language
    3.Numerical ability
    4.General awareness
    5.Computer knowledge

    Books to prepare for the exam ::

    Quantitative Aptitude
    Author : R.S. Agarwal

    Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Ability
    Author: P.K.Mittal

    Objective English for Competition Exam
    Author: Hari Prasad

    Word Power Made Easy
    Author ::P.K.Mittal

    Wren and Marten High School English grammar
    Author ::Wren and Marten
    General Awareness & Current Affairs
    Author : Laxmikant

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    The IBPS question paper will be divided into five sections
    1.Reasoning 2.Quantitative and Aptitude 3.English and comprehension 4. General Awareness(specially based economic current affairs) 5. Computer Knowledge.
    There will be50 questions in each section and there will be another paper of descriptive paper of 50 marks.
    there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. You should pass in each section of the paper individually and as a whole.
    For PO paper, there will be another descriptive paper. You should also pass in this paper.

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    In exam you will get questions from 5 subjects namely-
    1.Reasoning
    2.Aptitude
    3.English
    4.Computer awareness
    5.General Awareness
    In every subjects you will get 50 questions of 50 marks,in all there will be 250 questions of 250 marks.
    Duration of exam will be 150 minutes.There will be negative marking,for every wrong answer 0.25 marks will be deducted.
    In order to qualify for the exam one needs to score 50% or above in each subjects.
    If a candidate score 24 or above marks in subjects then he/she will definitely qualify for the interview.Those who qualify the exam will get score card by IBPS.
    & those 19 banks will call for interview to those candidates who have been successful in clerk exam as well as posses score card.
    For more information visit bank website that is www.ibps.in

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    Re: What is the pattern of Ibps exam? Provide study materials required to crack IBPS?

    Patern of ibps cwe will be of type 1..general awareness,general apptitude,verbal engish,reasoning of logical analytical reasoning and computer fundamental...every section would have 50 question for evey section of one marks each.it means that there will be 250 questions ogf 250 marks in a duration of 150 minutes.one must be graduate with 50% scored in graduation and exemption are in graduation % for sc/st /ph candidates.for hep like syllabus visited.www.ibpsportal.in

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