IBPS Clerk CWE VI Mains Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2016

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS)

 Clerk CWE VI Mains Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Exam Pattern

IBPS Clerk Pre Exam Pattern

This Part will be of Qualifying Nature & consists of Total 100 Marks & Consists of 100 Questions.

S. No.


No. Of Questions

Maximum Marks

1 Reasoning 35 35
2 English Language 30 30
3 Quantitative Aptitude 35 35

► Total Time Duration for Screening Test is 1 Hour (60 Minutes).

Mains Exam  

There is provision of Online Written exam consisting of 200 marks. Exam Pattern is as follows:-

S.No. Subject No. Of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
1 Reasoning 40 50 30 Minutes
2 English Language 40 40 30 Minutes
3 Quantitative Aptitude 40 50 30 Minutes
4 General Awareness(with special reference to Banking) 40 40 25 Minutes
5 Computer Awareness 40 20 20 Minutes
  • Total Time Duration of exam is 2 Hour 15 Minutes.
  • The test shall be of objective type and in Hindi and English except for the Test of English Language.
  • There will be penalty for wrong answers i.e. for every wrong answer, one-fourth of the mark assigned to that question will be deducted from those obtained by the candidates

Exam Syllabus

 Exam Syllabus for IBPS CWE VI Clerk Exam is given below:-

Reasoning:- Focus on Comprehensional Reasoning, Venn Diagrams, , Coding and de-coding, Problem Solving Techniques, Statement & Conclusion type questions, arithmetic reasoning, syllogistic reasoning, Inequalities, Seating Arrangements, Puzzles.

English Language:- Mainly Focus on the topics like Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Error, Sentence correction, fill in the blanks, Comprehension & Cloze Test etc.

Quantitative Aptitude:- Questions will be asked from Simplification, Number Series, Average, Percentage, Time & Work, Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Investment, HCF LCM, Problem On Ages , Bar Graph, Pictorial Graph, Pie Chart. Date Interpretation is the section which have to be focused.

General Awareness:- Questions will be asked from Indian Current Events, Banking, General Science, General Knowledge. Focus will be mainly on Current affairs of National & International news, Important dates, Current Science, Technology, Sports & Culture & Banking Sector. Some questions from Marketing can come in the exam.

Computer Awareness:- Basic of Computers, Computer Organization, Generations of computer, Input & Output Device, Shortcuts & Basic knowledge MS word, MS Excel, MS power point, Memory Orientation, Internet, LAN, WAN, Modem, Computer Abbreviations, Modern day Technology. Remember short cut Tricks of MS Word, MS Excel & Computer Abbreviations.

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