IBPS IT Officer Prelims & Mains Exam Syllabus 2018

IT Officer Exam Syllabus 2018 : Hello Aspirants, As we know that IBPS will conduct 29th and 30th December 2018. So you must be looking for the IBPS SO (IT Officer) Exam Syllabus for Prelims & Mains. Below we are providing you the detailed Syllabus for IT Officer Prelims & Mains Exam.

IBPS IT Officer Prelims Syllabus 2018

IBPS IT Officer Syllabus For English Language – Topic wise

 1. Reading Comprehension 2. Para/Sentence Completion 3. Error Spotting 4. Cloze Test 5. Para Jumbles 6. Sentence Improvement/Correcrtion 7. Fill in the blanks

IBPS IT Officer Syllabus For Reasoning – Topic wise

 1. Syllogism 2. Seating Arrangements 3. Direction and Distance 4. Blood Relations 5. Input-Output 6. Coding and Decoding 7. Inequalities 8. Data Sufficiency 9. Order and Ranking 10. Puzzles 11. Verbal Reasoning 12. Alphanumeric Series

IBPS IT Officer Syllabus For Quantitative Aptitude – Topic wise

 1. Number Series 2. Simplification 3. Profit and Loss 4. Percentage 5. Average 6. Simple and Compound Interests 7. Ratio and Proportion 8. Quadratic Equation 9. Mensuration 10. Boats and Streams 11. Time, Speed, and Distance 12. Time and Work 13. Mixtures and Alligations 14. Probability 15. Permutation and Combination 16. Data Analysis and Interpretation

IBPS IT Officer Mains Professional Knowledge Complete Syllabus 2018 – Topic wise

1. Operating System – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 5 to 6 Questions

Simple Batch Systems, Multiprogram batched systems, Time Sharing Systems, Process Concepts and PCB, Process Scheduling, Schedulers and Context Switching, Interprocess Communication, CPU Scheduling, Scheduling Criteria, Scheduling Algorithms- FCFS, SJFS, Priority Scheduling, Round-Robin Scheduling, Multilevel Queue Scheduling, Multilevel Feedback Queue Scheduling, Multiple Processor Scheduling, Real-Time Scheduling, The Critical Section Problem, Semaphores, The Dining Philosophers Problems, Critical Regions, Deadlock- Prevention, Avoidance, Detection, Recovery, Bankers Algorithm, Memory Management, Logical Vs Physical Address Space, Segmentation, Virtual Memory, Demand Paging, Page Replacement Algorithms- FIFO, Optimal Algorithm, LRU, Second Change; Counting Algorithm , Thrashing.

2. Data Structure – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 3 to 4 Questions

Introduction: Basic Terminology, Data types and its classification, Array Definition, Representation and Analysis of Arrays, Single and Multidimensional Arrays, etc.

Stack, Array Implementation of stack, Linked Representation of Stack, Queue, Array and linked implementation of queues, Circular queues, D-queues and Priority Queues. Linked list, Generalized linked list.

Trees: Basic terminology, Binary Trees, Complete Binary Tree, Extended Binary Trees, Array and Linked Representation of Binary trees, etc.

Internal and External sorting, Insertion Sort, Bubble Sort, selection sort Quick Sort, Merge Sort, Heap Sort, Radix sort, Searching & Hashing: Sequential search, binary search, Hash Table, Hash Functions, etc.

Graphs: Introduction, Sequential Representations of Graphs, Adjacency Matrices, Traversal, Connected Component and Spanning Trees, Minimum Cost Spanning Trees.

3. Object-Oriented Programming – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 1 to 2 Questions

Java Basics (History of Java, data types, variables, scope and life time of variables, arrays, operators, expressions, control statements, type conversion and casting, concepts of classes, objects, constructors, methods, access control, this keyword, overloading methods and constructors, parameter passing, recursion, nested and inner classes, exploring string class), Inheritance, polymorphism, Encapsulation, Packages and Interfaces, Exception handling,  Multithreading, Event Handling, Applets, Aggregation and Association, Generalization, Multiple Inheritance.

4. Database Management Systems – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 12 to 15 Questions

Database models, File Management System VS DBMS, Tuple Relational Calculus, Normal Forms, Data-Structure Diagrams, ER Diagram, SQL Basics, Transaction Control.

5. Compiler Design/ Language Processor – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 1 to 2 Questions

Assemblers, Compiler structure, Lexical Analyser, Parsing, Buffer pairs, syntax error handling, Parse tree and derivation, grammar, bottom-up parsing, LR Parsing, Syntax tree, Storage organisation, macro instructions, macro processor, loader, linker, interpreters.

6. Computer Organisation – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 2 to 3 Questions

Number System, Arithmetic Addition and subtraction, Overflow Detection, Decimal Fixed Point Representation, Floating Point Representation, Gray Code, Weighted Code, Excess-3 Code, Error Detection Codes, Parity Bit, Odd Function, Machine Language, Addressing Modes, Program Counter, CPU, General Register Organisation, Control Word, Microprogrammed Control, Data Dependency, Memory Organisation, Cache, Mapping,

7. Microprocessor and Computer Hardware – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 2 to 3 Questions

Microprocessor Architecture and its operations, 8085, 8080A, Bus Organisation, Registers, Accumulator, Stack Pointer, Memory Classification, Flip Flop, R/W Memory, ROM, RAM, 8085 Control and Status Signals, Power Supply and Clock Frequency, Logical Operations, Instruction Format, Stacks, Subroutine, Interrupts, Programmable Interrupt Controller, Interrupt Operation, Ladder Network, D/A Converters, Multiplexer De-multiplexer,  Digital Comparator, Parity Generator/Checker, Flip Flop, Ring Counter, Ripple Counter, Up/Down Counter, Synchronous Counter.

8. Computer Network – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 10 to 15 Questions

Reference Models, OSI and TCP Models, Data Transmission, Transmission Medium, IEEE Standards and Protocols- 802.3, 802.4, 802.5, IP Address, NIC, Switching, Networking devices, Internet, Types of Networks

9. Software Engineering – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 3 to 4 Questions

SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle), Software Configuration Management (SCM), Software Development Models, Requirement Elicitation, Software Design and Maintenance, Software Testing: Testing Objectives, Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing, Testing for Functionality and  Testing for Performance, Top-Down and Bottom-Up Testing Strategies: Test Drivers and Test Stubs, Structural Testing (White Box Testing), Functional Testing (Black Box Testing), Test Data Suit Preparation, Alpha  and Beta Testing of Products.Static Testing Strategies: Formal Technical Reviews (Peer Reviews), Walk Through, Code Inspection, Compliance with Design and Coding Standards.

10. Web Technology – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 1 to 2 Questions

Web Page Designing: HTML: list, table, images, frames, forms, CSS, Document type definition, XML: DTD, XML schemes, Object Models, presenting and using XML, Using XML Processors: DOM and SAX, Dynamic HTML.
Scripting: Java script: Introduction, documents, forms, statements, functions, objects; introduction to AJAX, VB Script, Introduction to Java Beans, Advantage, Properties, BDK, Introduction to EJB, Java Beans API.
Server Site Programming: Introduction to active server pages (ASP), Introduction to Java Server Page (JSP), JSP Application Design, JSP objects, Conditional Processing, Declaring variables and methods, Sharing data between JSP pages, Sharing Session and Application Data, Database Programming using JDBC, development of java beans in JSP, Introduction to Servelets, Lifecycle, JSDK, Servlet API, Servlet Packages, Introduction to COM/DCOM/CORBA.
PHP (Hypertext Preprocessor): Introduction, syntax, variables, strings, operators, if-else, loop, switch, array, function, form, mail, file upload, session, error, exception, filter, PHP-ODBC

11. Data warehousing & Data Mining – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 4 to 5 Questions
Data Warehouse Process and Technology: Warehousing Strategy, Warehouse management and Support Processes, Warehouse Planning and Implementation, Hardware and Operating Systems for Data Warehousing, Client/Server Computing Model & Data Warehousing. Parallel Processors & Cluster Systems, Distributed DBMS implementations, Warehousing Software, Warehouse Schema Design, Data Extraction, Cleanup & Transformation Tools, Warehouse Metadata
Data Mining: Overview, Motivation, Definition & Functionalities, Data Processing, Form of Data Preprocessing, Data Cleaning: Missing Values, Noisy Data,(Binning, Clustering, Regression, Computer and Human inspection), Inconsistent Data, Data Integration and Transformation. Data Reduction:-Data Cube Aggregation, Dimensionality reduction, Data Compression, Numerosity Reduction, Discretization and Concept hierarchy, generation.

Data Visualization and Overall Perspective: Aggregation, Historical information, Query Facility, OLAP function and Tools. OLAP Servers, ROLAP, MOLAP, HOLAP, Data Mining interface, Security, Backup and Recovery, Tuning Data Warehouse, Testing Data Warehouse. Warehousing applications and Recent Trends: Types of Warehousing Applications, Web Mining, Spatial Mining and Temporal Mining.

12. Computer and Network Security – Topics in IBPS IT Officer Exam

It carries 3 to 4 Questions

Basic security topics, Private key and Public key Cryptography, including symmetric and public key cryptography, digital signatures, cryptographic hash functions, authentication pitfalls, and network security protocols.