IBPS SO Question Papers 2018

 

IBPS SO Question Papers 2018 - Candidates must go through IBPS SO question papers 2018 before appearing for the exam. IBPS SO question papers 2018 help all the candidates to understand the type of questions that are asked in the exam, marking scheme and time allotted to each section. By solving the question papers of IBPS SO regularly, candidates become confident to answer the questions, acquaint with the difficulty level of the questions and learn how to manage time in the actual examination. The question papers of IBPS SO contain questions from different sections like Reasoning, Quantitative Aptitude/General Awareness, Professional Knowledge and English Language. 

 

Since the IBPS SO exam is conducted in online mode, the question papers of IBPS SO are not released officially. However, if the previous years questions papers of IBPS PO are officially released, then we will provide them here.

 

IBPS SO 2018 (Prelims) exam is scheduled to be conducted on December 29 and 30, 2018, while the mains exam is slated to be held on January 27, 2019. IBPS SO is conducted for various posts like Law Officers and Rajbhasha Adhikari, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer in three different stages – Prelims, Mains, and Group Discussion/Interview. Hence, the question papers of IBPS SO 2018 are different for different posts.

Importance of IBPS SO Question Papers 2018

  • Previous year question papers of IBPS SO contain all the questions asked in previous exams, and therefore there are chances that questions from them may be asked in the current exam.

  • Referring to the question papers of IBPS SO, candidates can cover each and every topic of IBPS SO syllabus.

  • By practicing the question papers of IBPS SO, candidates can understand the difficulty level of the IBPS SO exam.

IBPS SO Mock Test 2018

Mock test of IBPS SO 2018 is free online test which may be provided by IBPS. Apart from the official mock test, some coaching institutes also release IBPS SO mock test for aspiring candidates. IBPS SO mock test 2018 helps the candidates to develop proficiency and skills to solve the types of questions that can be asked in the IBPS SO 2018 exam. Candidates must keep taking IBPS SO mock test to develop the speed and accuracy. The mock test of IBPS SO will also help the candidates in getting themselves acquainted with the features and functionality of the online test. This helps them on the day of the exam, as they would know all features of the online test and this would save their time and energy.

 

IBPS SO Question Papers 2018 – Preparation Tips

  • Candidates must go through IBPS SO question papers of previous year thoroughly.

  • Special attention must be paid to the marks distribution in question papers of IBPS SO.

  • There are sections that need more attention, thus candidates must go through the IBPS SO exam pattern.

  • The question papers of IBPS SO must be answered by the candidates within the allotted time during their practice so that they develop the skill to complete the actual question paper on the day of exam within the time frame.

Question Papers of IBPS SO 2018 – Exam Pattern


As the exam pattern of IBPS SO will be different for different posts of IBPS Specialist Officers - Law Officers and Rajbhasha Adhikari, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer the question papers of IBPS SO will also be different.

 

Exam Pattern of IBPS SO 2018 – For Law Officers and Rajbhasha Adhikari

Sr. no

Test

No. of questions

Max marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

1.

English

50

25

English

2 hours

2.

General awareness with special reference to Banking Industry

50

50

English and Hindi

3.

Reasoning

50

50

English and Hindi

 

Total

150

125

 

 

IBPS SO Exam Pattern 2018 – For Law Officers, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Sr. no

Test

No. of question

Max marks

Medium of Exam

Duration

1.

Quantitative aptitude

50

50

English and Hindi

2 hours

2.

Reasoning

50

50

English and Hindi

3.

English

50

25

English

 

Total

150

125

 

 

Exam Pattern of IBPS SO – For Law Officers, IT Officer, Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel Officer and Marketing Officer

Sr. no

Test

NO. of questions

Marks

Medium of exam

Time

1.

Professional knowledge

60

60

English and Hindi

45 minutes

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Palani SivaprakasamLast Seen: 3 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 27-Jul-2014Education Interest: MBAEducation Level: In Graduation

My ibps so I.t. officer 2018 percentile is 60.65 in general is the score is shortlist

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Hi Palani,

Thanks for asking, please avoid short terms and write in a comprehensive manner. Your question seems to be ambiguous. Please write it carefully so that I can answer.

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Ritesh Purohit 4 months ago

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Ritesh PurohitLast Seen: 3 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 24-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Ibps so it officer mains result review

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Aditya.srivastava0195_6536108Last Seen: 4 weeks 22 hours agoJoined on: 22-Mar-2018Education Interest: LawEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Ritesh,IBPS SO result is released by the official website. For IT officer maximum marks are 66.27 and minimum marks are 50.93 for unreserved category.http://www.ibps.in/cwe-specialist-officers-6/Go...Read More
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Vidhubala 6 months ago

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VidhubalaLast Seen: 5 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 31-Jan-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Graduate & Above

What is the expected cut off for ibps so mains for agri?

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Suraj Durgesht 6 months ago

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Suraj DurgeshtLast Seen: 3 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 10-May-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Agricultural Field Officer Scale I Cut off 2018:

english 01.75/25(gen)

reasoning 11/50(gen)

Ga/QA 8.75/50(gen)

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Abinash Rath 8 months ago

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Abinash RathLast Seen: 7 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 29-Nov-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above

This month I have put Ibps so form and given duration of course 4 years,but after diploma it was 3 years degree course. Will it be accepted?

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Priyanka Kashyap 8 months ago

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 1 month 3 weeks agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
If you already have got the confirmation page after submitting the form then yes, you will be able to sit in the exam but there may/may not be a problem at the time of document verification if you qua...Read More
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kirti sharma 8 months ago

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Kirti SharmaLast Seen: 8 months 1 week agoJoined on: 07-Nov-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I am doing Mba with dual specialization.my major is in HR and minor in marketing.can I apply for marketing officer in ibps S.O.

Can I ally for both the exam or one in ibps specialist officer

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Zubin Mehta 8 months ago

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Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 28 min 3 sec agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
You can definitely apply if Marketing is your forte and If you really love Marketing based roles and people management. Conducted by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Common Written...Read More