IBPS SO Mains 2017 : Detailed Syllabus | Professional Knowledge

IBPS SO Prelims 2017 are over and it’s time to gear up for the IBPS SO Mains. Over the past few days we have received a lot of queries around IBPS SO mains or the professional knowledge syllabus.

In this post we will give you the complete detailed syllabus of IBPS SO Mains professional knowledge for IT Officer, Marketing Officer and Agricultural Officer.

Let us first take a quick look at the exam pattern for IBPS SO Mains.

IBPS SO Main Exam Pattern

IBPS SO Professional Knowledge : Syllabus For IT Officer

  • Database Management System
  • Data Communication and Networking
  • Operating System
  • Software Engineering
  • Data Structure
  • Computer organization and microprocessor
  • Object-Oriented Programming

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IBPS SO Professional Knowledge : Syllabus For Marketing Officer

  • Basics of Marketing Management (4 Ps of Marketing)
  • Brand management
  • Advertising, PR, sales promotion
  • Basic knowledge of retail management
  • Business ethics
  • Market Segmentation
  • Marketing Research and forecasting demand
  • Product lifecycle
  • Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Services Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy

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IBPS SO Professional Knowledge : Syllabus For Agriculture Officer

  • Basics of Crop production and improvement
  • Horticulture (Spacing time of sowing seed rate, Important varieties, Herbicides Pesticides, Preservation of fruits and vegetables, Types of cropping system, Different plant  diseases)
  • Seed Science
  • Agronomy and irrigation
  • Agricultural economics
  • Various types of agricultural practices
  • Soil resources
  • Animal husbandry and technology
  • Agricultural research, education and extension
  • Agroforestry and Ecology
  • Priority sector advances
  • Rural welfare activities in India
  • Different insurance schemes regarding agriculture
  • Various government schemes

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Download the syllabus below.


Hope this helps.

All The Best!

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