Dear friends, Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has released an IBPS Syllabus Notification for Specialist Officers Exam. IBPS SO Syllabus 2018 for CRP SPL-VII is available now on the official web portal. IBPS has conducted online examination on total 1315 vacancies. Those participants who are applying for SO Vacancies should check IBPS Specialist Officers Syllabus 2017 from here. IBPS SO Syllabus

Brief Detail of IBPS SO Syllabus 2018 – IBPS Exam Syllabus 2017-18 SO

Name of Department: Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
Shortly Known as: IBPS
Name of Job: Specialist Officers (SO)
Name of Examination: CRP SPL-VII
Total Number of Vacancies: 1315 Posts
Category of Exam: Government
IBPS SO Exam Syllabus Status:  Available Now
Level of Exam: All India
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Important Date of IBPS SO Exam Syllabus 2017-18 – IBPS Specialist Officers Syllabus 2018

Last date of submission application form: 27.11.2017
Specialist Officers Admit Card for pre test availability to download: December 2017
Date of Online prelims exam: 30.12.2017 and 31.12.2017
Online mains exam date: 28.01.2018
IBPS Syllabus available form: 28.10.2017
Specialist officers interview exam date: February 2018
Joining starts from: April 2018

IBPS SO Vacancy 2018 Details – Check IBPS Specialist Officer Syllabus

  1. I.T.OFFICER (SCALE-I): 120 posts
  4. LAW OFFICER (SCALE-I): 60 posts

Quick Look of IBPS Specialist Officers Job Notification

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection has announced a vacancy notification for Common Recruitment Process (CRP) of Specialist Officers. Aspirants can visit official portal for IBPS Online Registrations Form. IBPS SO Recruitment 2017 conducted on total 1315 post(s) of Rajbhasha Adhikari, Agricultural Field Officer, Law Officer, I.T. Officer & other various Vacancies. Interested applicants can register yourself for Specialist Officer Recruitment 2017 from date 07.11.2017 to 27.11.2017. Candidates can also check procedure of apply, age criteria, selection method etc. from IBPS SO Syllabus Notification.

Selection Process of IBPS SO CWE Exam – 2017 Specialist Officers Examination

The selection process will be based on written test. Those aspirants will clear the cutoff marks of pre and mains examination will be called for Interview test. Contenders will be selected finally through marks obtained in CWE and Interview test. Contenders will be posted by checking their ranking position in IBPS SO Exam.

What is the IBPS Preliminary Exam Pattern? IBPS SO 2017-18 Examination Scheme

Applicants those who have applied earlier for IBPS Specialist Officers will be selected through CWE (Prelims and Main exam) process.

IBPS SO Preliminary Exam Plan

Pre-exam will be for 2 hours on total 125 marks of all 150 questions. English has 50 question for 25 marks, Reasoning has 50 question for 50 marks and General Awareness/ Quantitative Aptitude has 50 questions for 50 marks. The medium of exam will be in Hindi and English.

[A.] Prelims Exam for the post of Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari: These aspirants will face tests of English language, Reasoning, General Awareness of Banking Industry.
[B.] IBPS SO Syllabus 2018 of Pre Exam for the post of IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer: Those will face test of English language, Reasoning and Quantitative Aptitude related questions.

[Note: Aspirants have to qualify in each section of three tests by securing minimum cut-off marks to be decided by IBPS. Then candidates will be shortlisted for Online Main Examination.]

Specialist Officers Main Examination Lay out

[A.] IBPS SO Syllabus of Mains Exam for Rajbhasha Adhikari: This exam is completely based on Professional Knowledge. There is 60 questions will come and one marks will be given for the right answer. The total duration of mains exam is 45 minutes and question paper will come in Hindi and English language.
[B.] SO Syllabus for Law Officer, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer: For these contenders exam pattern for mains (i) Professional Knowledge (Objective Type Question) for 45 number of question and (ii) Professional Knowledge (Descriptive Type Questions) for 2 question. Total marks and duration (in minutes) of this exam is 60. Examination paper will have come in Hindi and English.

[Note: Those candidates will be cleared cutoff of mains exam will be called for Interview test.]

Interview Test has consist total 100 marks of the question and needs 40% marks to pass it.

What is the significance of IBPS SO Exam Syllabus 2018? IBPS SO Syllabus Topic Wise

Detailed IBPS Specialist Officer Syllabus For Professional Knowledge Pdf is shown under:

[A.] IBPS SO Reasoning Syllabus – IBPS CRP SPL 7 Syllabus

  • Data Sufficiency
  • Syllogism
  • Input-Output
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Analogy Blood Relation
  • Alphabet & Alpha Numeric Sequence Test
  • Series test
  • Analogy
  • Odd figures
  • Miscellaneous test
  • Eligibility Test
  • Arrangements-Linear & Circular
  • Puzzle Test
  • Direction Sense
  • Logical Venn Diagrams

[B.] English Language Topics – IBPS Exam Syllabus 2017-18

  • Vocabulary means
  • Homonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence completion
  • Word formation
  • Passage completion and the topic Rearrangement of passage
  • Spelling and sentence correction
  • Active and Passive voice
  • Indirect and Direct speech
  • Phrases and Idioms

[C.] IBPS Specialist Officer Complete Syllabus For General Awareness – IBPS SO Syllabus

  • Bank Industry
  • Indian Economy
  • International Economy
  • UNO
  • Marketing
  • Constitution of India relented questions
  • Awards & Honors Sports
  • Finance
  • Agriculture
  • History of Banking
  • Current Affairs
  • Countries/ Currencies
  • Books & Their Authors
  • Banking Terms
  • RBI
  • Fiscal-Monetary Policies
  • Social Function of Banks
  • Socio and economic developments

[D.]  IBPS SO Exam Syllabus Notification Quantitative Aptitude – IBPS SO 2017 Syllabus

  • Number Systems
  • LCM and HCF
  • Percentages
  • Profit, Loss, and Discount
  • Interest (Simple and Compound)
  • Speed, Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Averages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Linear Equation
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Complex Numbers
  • Logarithm
  • Progressions (Sequences & Series)
  • Binomial Theories
  • Arithmetic and Proration
  • Modern Mathematics
  • Geometry

[E.] IBPS SO Marketing Syllabus- 2017 Syllabus

  • Marketing Overview
  • Concept, Nature, Scope and Importance of Marketing
  • Product Planning and Development
  • Sales Promotion and its Objectives
  • Branding, Packaging, and Labeling
  • Pricing Decisions: Pricing, Pricing Decision Strategies
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Retail Trade
  • Personal Selling
  • Services Marketing
  • Bank Marketing
  • Insurance Marketing
  • Consumer Protection in India: List of Consumer Rights, Consumer Protection Act
  • Marketing Organization
  • Marketing Program
  • Marketing Decision-Making
  • Sales Forecasting
  • Product
  • Distribution: Definition, Channels
  • Meaning, Functions, and Importance of Marketing Management
  • Marketing Process and Marketing Planning
  • Consumer/ Buyer Behavior
  • Market Segmentation: Importance of Market Segmentation
  • Marketing Research
  • Distribution
  • Advertisement
  • Sales Management
  • Marketing Environment
  • Rural Marketing
  • International Marketing
  • Social Responsibility and Business Ethics

[F.] IBPS SO 2018 IT Officer Syllabus – IBPS SO Syllabus For Electronics and Communication

  • C Programming Basics
  • MS Office
  • Windows OS
  • Programming
  • DBMS Types
  • Advantages function
  • Data Communication & Networking
  • Operating system functions
  • Network Security (source:IBPS SO IT Officer Exam Pattern)
  • Web Technologies
  • Basic Programming Concepts
  • Basic knowledge of hardware like Microprocessor, ALU
  • Software Engineering

[G.] IBPS SO Syllabus For Law Officer (Scale-1) – IBPS SO Exam Syllabus

  • Law and Acts with direct and Indirect Implication on the banking sector
  • Contract Acts
  • Partnerships, Companies, Firm
  • Constitution
  • RBI functions
  • Important laws and rulings related to negotiable instruments
  • Securities
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Prevention of money laundering
  • Limitation Act, Bankers Book Evidence Act, DRT Act
  • Offenses and Penalties, SARFAESI
  • Consumer Protection Act
  • Banking Ombudsman Scheme
  • RTI Act
  • Information Technology Act

[H.] IBPS SO Syllabus For Agriculture Officer (IBPS Syllabus 2017 Pdf Download)

  • Agriculture current events
  • Crop horticulture vegetables
  • Spacing time of sowing seed rate
  • Varieties
  • Herbicides Pesticides
  • Important points regarding plants fruits vegetables
  • Preservation of fruits and vegetables
  • Types of cropping system
  • Different Diseases
  • Seed technology – Different government schemes
  • Agriculture economics –  Agriculture cost and schemes
  • Various types of agricultural practices
  • Soil resources
  • Indian soil
  • Green Manures
  • Animal husbandry and technology
  • Different varieties of animals
  • Agriculture small industries like honey daily in the fisheries
  • Various diseases and its causes
  • Rural welfare activities in India
  • Woman and child development schemes

[I.] IBPS Syllabus For SO- IBPS SO Syllabus HR Officer

  • Interview (Types of tests, Types of interviews and limitations)
  • Placement (Induction, procedure, and benefits)
  • Training and development (Types and methods)
  • Performance appraisal (Process, uses, and techniques)
  • Promotion, transfer, and demotions (Types, policies)
  • Job evaluation (Pre-requites, principles, and process)
  • Compensation (Theories of wages, compensation administration and criteria to develop compensation plan)
  • Motivation (Theories, Importance, Factors impacting)
  • Industrial relations
  • Factories act
  • Industrial relations act
  • Gratuity act
  • Provident fund act
  • Strategic Role of Information in HRM
  • Information Technology-Concepts & Issues
  • Strategic Role of Information in HRM
  • Information Technology-Concepts & Issues
  • R Introduction
  • Staffing
  • Wage and Salary Administration
  • Principles of management
  • Leadership styles
  • HR Planning
  • Job analysis (Procedures, Methods, and techniques)
  • Job design (Meaning and techniques)
  • Industrial relations

[J.] IBPS SO Syllabus For Rajbhasha Officer – IBPS SO Exam Syllabus

इस विषय के अन्तर्गत, निम्नलिखित उपविषयों से दिए गए अंको के प्रष्न आने की सम्भावना है:

  • राजभाषा का संक्षिप्त परिचय
  • संविधान में व्यवस्था:हिन्दी का प्रयोग
  • केन्द्रीय अधिनियम का प्राधिकृत हिन्दी अनुवाद
  • नियम बनाने की शक्तियां
  • अनुच्छेद 343: संघ की राजभाषा
  • संघ की भाषा, प्रादेशिक भाषाएँ, उच्चतम न्यायलय, उच्च न्यायालयों आदि की भाषा
  • राजभाषा अधिनियम 1976 का प्रायोजन एवं प्रमुख विशेषताएं
  • राजभाषा कार्यान्वन समितियां
    राष्ट्रभाषा और राजभाषा में अंतर
  • हिन्दी व्याकरण एवं उसके अनुप्रयोग
  • अनुवाद
  • गद्यांश
  • प्रशासनिक हिन्दी तथा अंग्रेजी ज्ञान

How To Download IBPS SO Syllabus 2018? IBPS Exam Syllabus For CSE

  1. Applicants should visit on the official website of Institute of Banking Personnel Selection.
  2. You should go on
  3. Search for SO CRP SPL-VII Syllabus.
  4. And IBPS Specialist Officers Syllabus 2017 Pdf will be opened in a new tab.
  5. Click on that tab and read complete IBPS Exam Syllabus Notification.
  6. You may also print Specialist Officers Exam Syllabus for further use.

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Conclusion of  IBPS IT Officer Professional Knowledge Syllabus: Institute of Banking Personnel Selectio has uploaded a syllabus notification for Specialist Officers. IBPS SO Syllabus 2018 for CWE process. Those candidates has applied for SO Examination can download IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Syllabus 2018  form here. Examination date is shown on upper note.