IBPS SO Study Material 2018

The Institute of banking personnel releases the notification of the Specialist officer cadre every year. There are different posts in the SO cadre like Agriculture officer, IT officer, IT & systems, Accounts officer etc for which the candidates will have to prepare really hard. There is a lot of competition for the post of Specialist officer so the candidates must know the syllabus so that they can prepare accordingly. A lot of candidates apply for the post of Specialist officer released by the Institute of Banking personnel. An effective preparation and IBPS SO Study Material is needed to clear the IBPS SO Exam.

IBPS SO Exam pattern

Before starting the preparation of the exam, the candidates must know the examination pattern of the IBPS Specialist officer 2018. When the candidates will know the pattern then they can attempt the exam more accurately as their time will not be wasted in understanding the pattern of the paper. For the post of rajbhasa Adhikari, IT officer, marketing officer, HR personnel and Law officer, in exam there will be 50 questions each from English language, reasoning, banking general awareness for total 125 marks. The time duration is 2 hours. The candidates can also check the exam pattern from the various books.

IBPS SO Study material

For the preparation of the IBPS SO exam, the candidates must start the preparation from the best books. The quality of the content in the books is good and you can research about it before buying. Here are some of the books by the renowned authors from which the candidates can prepare well. :-

Books for Reasoning Ability

  • BSC publications – Analytical reasoning ( M K pandey)
  • S Chand – Modern approach to verbal and non verbal reasoning ( R S aggarwal )
  • Arihant publications – how to crack test of reasoning (Jaikishan Premkishan)

Books for quantitative aptitude

  • S Chand- Quantitative aptitude ( R S aggarwal)
  • Pearson – The Pearson Guide to Quantitative aptitude ( Dinesh khattar)
  • Arihant Publications – Fast track Objective Arithmetic (Rajesh Verma)

Books for English

  • Students Friends – Mirror of common errors ( Ashok Kumar Singh)
  • Goyal Publications- Word Power made easy ( Normal lewi )
  • Cambridge press – essential English grammar ( Raymond Murphy )

Books for Professional knowledge

  • Kiran Publications – IBPS Specialist IT officers CWE SPL(scale 1) and IT officer (scale 2) –Pratiyogita kiran
  • Arihant publications –Objective computer awareness for General competitive exams 1st edition – (R Pillai)
  • Ramesh Publication –CWE IBPS bank IT specialist officer exam – ( RPH editorial Board )

Apart from preparing the books, the candidates can also prepare from the online test series. There are various mock tests available and by practising them the candidates come to know about the exam pattern. The syllabus of the exam is all mentioned in the books. By preparing from the books the candidates can prepare all the topics even which seem difficult. Thus,It is very important for the candidates to prepare well as there is a lot of competition to get the job of IBPS specialist officer.

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