IBPS SO Practice Set Papers, Model Sample Papers

Start practicing with IBPS SO practice set papers free at BYJU'S Exam Prep. The IBPS SO exams previous year solved papers 2020/2019/2018/2017/2016 are available online with the solutions and answers.

Candidates must practice IBPS SO previous practice set papers to ascertain the level of preparation and get accustomed to the exam pattern and question trend for the IBPS SO exam. After completion of the entire syllabus, it is essential to revise using the IBPS SO question bank as per the time duration of the exam. This will also improve the speed of solving and shall enhance accuracy for a better result in IBPS SO.

For your ease of preparation, the IBPS SO Exam practice set papers have been compiled year-wise including IBPS SO 2020, IBPS SO 2019, and many more. IBPS SO practice set contains question papers of all the sections and stages of the examination. Solve the IBPS SO previous year papers to check where you stand and improve accordingly. 

IBPS SO Syllabus

Covering all the topics in detail and can make sure that none of the topics is left out. Below you will find the detailed IBPS SO syllabus to help you practice IBPS SO previous papers with ease.

Reasoning Ability
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Puzzles
  • Inequality
  • Syllogism
  • Input-Output
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Blood Relations
  • Order and Ranking
  • Alphanumeric series
  • Distance and Direction
  • Verbal Reasoning
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement/ Correction
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Para / Sentence Completion
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Number Series
  • Simplification / Approximation
  • Data Interpretation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Mensuration
  • Miscellaneous Topics ( Average, Profit & Loss, Simple and Compound Interest, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Partnership, Ratio & Proportion, Problem on Ages, Probability etc.

IBPS SO Exam Pattern

Having a wide knowledge of IBPS SO Exam Pattern is important in order to secure a better position in the examination. Thus, check out the detailed IBPS SO exam pattern here:

Name of TestNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksMedium of ExamTiming (Minutes)
English Language5025English40
Reasoning Ability5050English and Hindi40
General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry (Law Officer and Rajbhasha Adhikari)5050English and Hindi40
Quantitative Aptitude ( IT/Agriculture Field Officer, HR/Personnel & Marketing Officer)5050English and Hindi40
Total150125 120 mins.

IBPS SO Question Papers FAQs

  • Yes, all the IBPS SO Previous Year Practice Papers are free of cost. You can practice the IBPS SO practice paper at your own convenience and for better results. 

  • You will get the following sections in the for IBPS SO previous year papers as per the exam stage and post:

    • Logical Reasoning
    • English Language
    • Professional Knowledge
    • General Awareness with Special Reference to Banking Industry
  • At the end of each IBPS SO exam paper, you will be provided with your performance review with the following details:

    • Your total as well as sectional score out of the total marks
    • Your All India Rank 
    • Your accuracy%
    • Subject wise exam analysis
    • Number of correct, incorrect attempts made by you

  • The following are the benefits of attempting the previous year IBPS SO previous year paper:

    • All the questions are based on the previous year practice set paper
    • You will get detailed solutions for every question
    • You will attempt the actual test paper thus giving you a real-time experience
    • You will identify your weak and strong sections and work on them
  • No, you cannot reattempt the IBPS SO Exam Papers. However, you can view your result, questions, and solutions anytime on your PC or mobile phone.

  • Practicing at least 7-10 Previous Year IBPS SO practice set papers will be required.

  • IBPS SO Previous Year Exam Papers are available for the following posts:

    • Agriculture Field Officer
    • Marketing Officer (Scale I)
    • HR/Personnel Officer (Scale I)
    • IT Officer (Scale I)
    • Law Officer (Scale I)
    • Rajbhasha Adhikari (Scale I)