IBPS clerk 6 2016 Syllabus with recent changes in clerk exam pattern. Download IBPS clerk syllabus in pdf for prelims & mains Exam. Institute of Banking Personnel recently released a notification for IBPS clerk 6 Recruitment 2016. Candidates can apply online before last date of registration, IBPS clerk exam will be conducted in two stages namely Preliminary exam & mains exam. IBPS 2016 clerk exam is considered as one of biggest examination recruiting vacancies in Indian banking sectors. IBPS 2016 complete syllabus for clerk prelims & clerk mains exam. Candidates to score higher marks may start their preparation now. We are providing complete IBPS CWE VI Syllabus 2018. IBPS clerk prelims syllabus for academic year 2016-17 is here questions asked from topics displayed below.

IBPS 2016 CWE VI Exam Pattern for Prelims and Mains exam topic wise instructions is tabulated below. IBPS Clerk Syllabus is available for download candidates can read out the complete details tabulated below. IBPS Clerk Prelims Syllabus Question asked from three sections namely Reasoning or General Intelligence, Numerical Ability & English language candidate must go through each topic. IBPS Clerk Mains 2016 Syllabus Questions asked from five sections displayed here. Candidates in order to get eligible for Mains exam must meet the minimum cut off for Prelims exam. IBPS Clerk Syllabus & Exam Pattern complete details are here.

Institute of Banking Personnel Clerk Exam 2016

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IBPS stands for Institute of Banking Personnel Selection, mainly responsible for providing vacancies in private banks. IBPS is an autonomous agency it was first started in 1975 as PSS (Personnel Selection Services). In 2011 IBPS announced clerk exam as CWE (Common Written Examination) mainly establish to recruits officer or clerk in Indian banks. IBPS Clerk exam is considered as competitive exam. There will negative marking scheme. As per recent notification IBPS conducts exam in two tier Prelims+Mains later on Interview will be called for all candidates name displayed in merit list. IBPS Clerk Syllabus covers the following topics such as general intelligence, general awareness, quantitative aptitude, English language, Computer knowledge.

Organization Name: – Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS).

Exam Name: -CWE VI

Exam Date: -Nov, Dec & Jan 2016-17

Job location: -India.

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IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern for Prelims Exam

Candidates must check recent changes made by IBPS in clerk exam pattern mainly for preliminary exam. Prelims exam is first stage of IBPS clerk exam 2016. IBPS clerk prelims exam pattern include the following points:

  • Questions were of objective types (or) multiple-choice questions.
  • Duration of exam is 60 minutes.
  • Total marks for exam is 100 marks, 1 mark for each question.
  • There will be negative marking for clerk exam.
S. no. Exam subjects No. of questions Total Marks Duration
A. Reasoning Ability 35 35 1 hrs (60 min.)


B. Numerical Ability 35 35
C. English language 30 30
Total 100 100

IBPS Clerk prelims exam pattern

IBPS Clerk Exam Pattern for Mains Exam

  • Questions were of Objective type questions (or) multiple-choice questions.
  • Questions asked from five topics given below.
  • There will be equal weightage for all topics.
  • Total marks for mains exam is 200 marks.
  • Total tome for exam is 120 minutes.
  • There will be negative marking for mains exam.
Sr. No. Name of topics No. of questions Total Marks Total Time
A. Reasoning or (General Intelligence) 40 40 2 hrs (120 min.)
B. Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
C. General Awareness 40 40
D. English language 40 40
E. Computer Knowledge 40 40
Total 200 200

IBPS clerk mains exam patternIBPS Clerk 2016 Syllabus

IBPS Clerk 6 Syllabus for Reasoning or General Intelligence: 

This test is to evaluate applicant’s capability to think and respond. It includes the graphical questions as well as general brain-teasing problems that require logical understanding, comparison skills, mathematical skills, and a good knowledge of the English language.

Download IBPS clerk prelims syllabus for General Awareness: 

Emphasis is given to the banking sector when it comes to IBPS Exam’s segment on General Knowledge. IBPS must have interest in India’s past its background history topics include history of banking in India, Insurance, Banking terms, New-age banking, Investment sectors, roles of the RBI, economic policies of the current government, etc.

IBPS clerk mains syllabus for Numerical Ability:

Candidates must improve their mathematical skills in banking sector. As candidates who are selected past have great mathematical skills. This test aims to find the candidate’s calculation speed and ability to deal with numbers, and real-world problems.

IBPS CWE VI syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude: 

QA test in IBPS exam is a mix of Reasoning and Numerical Ability tests, questions being in an advanced level. It focuses on examining how fast a candidate’s solves logical and arithmetic problems, thinking works when different types of data inputs (graphs, tables, etc.) are given for consideration.

IBPS 2016 clerk syllabus for English language:

This test checks the candidate’s proficiency in the English Language in many ways. It includes objective questions that test the grammar, vocabulary, and comprehension of a passage, ability to complete a sentence, knowledge of antonyms, synonyms, etc.

IBPS clerk 2016 syllabus for Computer Knowledge:

All information in banks are stored in computers candidates have proficiency in computer related skills. We have seen questions on browsers, security, MS Office (especially Excel and Word), Operating systems, shortcuts, and computer hardware, etc. in this portion.

IBPS Clerk 2016 Syllabus for Professional knowledge: 

IBPS’s specialist and RRB syllabus include an advanced assessment section known “professional knowledge,” to examine a candidate’s mastery in some special duties that banking industry thinks important.  It includes questions on subjects like Business, Engineering, IT, Law,  Finance, Accounting, Agriculture Science, HR, Marketing etc.

IBPS Clerk 2016 Syllabus Topic wise and Syllabus for IBPS clerk recruitment 2016 important topics for prelims and mains exam is here. Importance must be given for IBPS Clerk syllabus in order to qualify maximum marks in examination. Candidates can download latest IBPS Clerk 2016 syllabus in pdf link given here. IBPS Clerk exam pattern for prelims 2016, IBPS Clerk 2016 mains exam pattern, and other further details are here. The Syllabus for IBPS Common Written Examination for clerical cadre exam & others details are given here. We are providing details on IBPS clerk previous year papers, call letter, answer key, results & others details stay connected on Facebook for more updates.

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