IBPS General Awareness Syllabus 2017-2018

What is GK: GK full form is General Knowledge, and it covers all general information around us such as about Daily Events, Economy, Finance, Reserve Bank of India, geography, Constitution, Indian history, banking business, Law & Politics, Current Affairs, General Knowledge of India, etc.

GK Syllabus:

Current Affairs of last six months especially reference to Banking Industry. 

  • Questions on Indian Economy 
  • International Economy 
  • UNO 
  • Indian Constitution Questions 
  • Marketing 
  • Awards & Honors Sports 
  • Agriculture 
  • History of Banking 
  • Books & Their Authors 
  • Banking Terms 
  • RBI Functions, Fiscal-Monetary Policies, etc. 
  • Indian History 
  • Banking Awareness 
  • RBI Based Questions 
  • Politics 
  • Indian Constitution Related Questions 
  • Finance and Insurance 
  • Indian Economy Questions 
  • Budget and Taxes 
  • Government Schemes 
  • Countries/currencies
  • Reading Habit – (Newspapers, Magazines, Books, Previous Papers) 

Participants must have the habit of reading it will increase your overall score quickly. Participants read newspapers on daily basis and try to read 2 – 3 papers will help you a lot to focus on present affairs.

Some useful magazines like Pratiyogita Darpan and Manorma 2016 etc. These magazines are giving the information about current affairs and GK. Students also require to solve previous year IBPS exam general knowledge questions and read GK preparation books to improve Gk.

Maintain Notes: Participants maintain a notebook. Whatever and whenever you are learning important news at any time to note down in the notes as it will help to remember all the events in the mind. Which you already covered and wanted to cover. By helping of notes, you have the proper idea in your mind that what is complete and what pending.

Gk is a vast subject its criteria is too long, so this is the best idea to write down the latest GK and current affairs for IBPS and especially banking related Gk for IBPS. 

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watching News Channels: Regularly watching news channel is a good option for it. Make a schedule for some of best news channel episodes daily and also, view headlines & breaking news. And buy some Latest current affairs books which give you an exact idea about what happening around us. Some of the publications also release GK capsule for IBPS tries it they also boost your GK preparation for bank exams. 

Internet power: participant should search the awareness questions and current topics with the help of search engines such as Google, YouTube, Wikipedia, etc. Which is the best source of latest General Knowledge. 

You can visit these sites through your smart phones easily from anywhere and also News channels also.

Here a list of marks obtained by General Knowledge section in every exam:
  • IBPS Exam GK Section 
  • No. Of Questions 
  • Marks 

IBPS Clerk Exam General Knowledge Paper 
40 
40 

IBPS PO Exam General Knowledge Paper 
40 
40 

IBPS Specialist Officer Exam General Knowledge Paper 
50 
50 

IBPS RRB Exam (Officer scale) General Knowledge Paper 
40 
40 

IBPS RRB Exam
(Office Assistant) General Knowledge Paper 
40 
40 
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