IBPS RRB Syllabus 2021: On the 7th of June 2021, the Institute Of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) published the official notice for IBPS RRB 2021 recruitment on their official website. IBPS has announced a total of 11687 job openings for IBPS RRB 2021. It is  time for students to begin preparing for the upcoming IBPS RRB Exam 2021. Before beginning any preparation, candidates should familiarise themselves with the exam’s syllabus. That is why we will be looking at the IBPS RRB Syllabus 2021 for the posts of IBPS RRB PO and Clerk in this article.


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Syllabus and Exam Pattern for IBPS RRB 2021
On August 01, 2021, August 07, 2021, August 08, 2021, August 14, 2021, and August 21, 2021, the IBPS RRB PO exam will be held. Students who intend to apply for the IBPS RRB recruitment should begin preparing now. So, all candidates who are preparing for the IBPS RRB PO and Clerk exam in 2021 should start studying from the detailed test pattern and curriculum listed below in the article.

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2021

Exam Pattern for IBPS RRB PO in 2021

The recruitment for IBPS RRB PO will be based on the prelims, mains, and interview rounds. Students who pass the prelims examination will be invited to the mains examination, and those who pass the mains examination will be invited to the interview round. The exam pattern is provided below.

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB PO Mains Exam Pattern 2021:

Subjects No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning 40 50 2 hours
Quantitative Aptitude 40 50
General Awareness 40 40
English/Hindi Language* 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
Total 200 200

Exam Pattern for IBPS RRB Clerk in 2021

The prelims and mains examinations will be used to recruit IBPS RRB Clerks. All students who pass the prelims examination will be invited to take the mains examination.

Subjects No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning Ability 40 40 45 minutes
Numerical Ability 40 40
Total 80 80

IBPS RRB Clerk  Mains Prelims Exam Pattern 2021:

Subjects No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration 
Reasoning Ability 40 50 2 hours
Numerical Ability 40 50
General Awareness 40 40
English/Hindi Language* 40 40
Computer Knowledge 40 20
Total 200 200


IBPS RRB Syllabus 2021

The IBPS RRB Clerk Syllabus 2021 is almost similar to the IBPS RRB PO Syllabus 2021. Aside from the portions listed below, the Specialist Officer Grade-II is required to complete an additional component of the professional knowledge portion.

The following are the topics that will be covered in the IBPS RRB Exam:

Logical Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude
Languages: English and Hindi
Financial Awareness and Knowledge
Computer Expertise

Quantitative Aptitude is part of the IBPS RRB Syllabus.

For both the prelims and mains examinations of IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, the curriculum for Quantitative Aptitude IBPS RRB 2021 is the same. The Quantitative Aptitude portion is believed to be the most difficult and time-consuming of all, but if you have prepared well and exercised sufficiently, you should be able to pass it with ease. Check out the detailed Quantitative Aptitude syllabus, which will aid students in their preparation.

Number System HCF and LCM Profit and Loss
Decimal Fractions Simple Interest Compound Interest
Time and Work Time and Distance Average
Age Problems Simplification Partnership
Percentage Ratio and Proportion Data Interpretation
Permutation and Combination Probability Quadratic Equations

Syllabus for IBPS RRB: Reasoning Ability

The topics of logical and verbal reasoning are covered in this part. Students must also prepare thoroughly for this portion. The IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Reasoning Syllabus for 2021 is listed here in full.

Odd man out Analogy Syllogism
Coding-Decoding Blood Relation Alphabet Test
Blood Relation Series Test Ranking and Time
Causes and Effects Direction Test Sitting Arrangements
Decision Making Statement and Assumption Figure Series
Assertion and Reason Statement and Conclusion Word Formation
Statements and Action Courses Inequalities Puzzles


English/Hindi Language Syllabus for IBPS RRB

If students have prepared properly for the English Language section, it is regarded to be quite scoring. This area contains vocabulary, grammar, and other related issues. For the English Language section of the IBPS RRB PO and Clerk exams, see the entire curriculum.

Reading Comprehension Cloze Test Fill in the blanks
Rearrangement of Sentences Jumbled Words Error Detection
Phrase Substitution One word substitution Idioms
Antonyms Synonyms

IBPS RRB Syllabus: Computer

The computer Language section is asked in the mains examination, the detailed syllabus for the Computer is mentioned in the table below:

Computer Fundamentals Number System and Conversions
History of Computer Shortcut Keys
Software and Hardware Fundamentals Basic Knowledge of the Internet
MS Office Database
Networking Security Tools
Computer Abbreviations Computer Languages
Internet Input and Output Devices

IBPS RRB Syllabus 2021: General Awareness/Financial Awareness.

The detailed syllabus of general awareness and financial awareness is mentioned in the tables below. Students must prepare well for this section to boost up their scores.


India and International Current Affairs Banking Awareness
Countries and Currencies National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries
Banking Terms and Abbreviations Banking History
RBI Sports
Finance Sports
Books and Authors Agriculture
Fiscal Policies Budget
Government schemes Government policies

General Awareness

Latest Topics in News in Financial World Monetary Policy Budget and Economic Survey
Overview of Banking and Banking Reforms in India Bank Accounts and Special Individuals
Organizations Deposits Credit Loans
Advanced Non Performing Assets Asset Reconstruction Companies
NPAs Restructuring of Loans
Bad Loans Risk Management