In India one of the most popular exam is IBPS Exam held every year for recruitment in Banking Sector. These exams are conducted to recruit PO (Probationary Officer), Clerk Officer, Specialist Officer and for RRB Exam.In this blog we will focus only on the IBPS PO and the Best IBPS PO Books to buy for the preparation of IBPS Exam.
Once you fill your exam form for IBPS PO, you should understand exam pattern of IBPS PO before starting your preparation. Keep one copy of ibps syllabus with you to stay focused.
Exam of IBPS PO can be given either of one language Hindi or English. You can select IBPS PO Books as per your convenience as books are available in both languages.
IBPS PO Syllabus covers five subjects
- English Language,
- General Knowledge,
- Computer Awareness.
IBPS PO Books
We are covering each section one by one with popular IBPS PO Books written by various writers and publications.
IBPS PO Books for English Section:
Paper of English Section is to test standard of English. This section contains 40 marks which can be scored very easily, if taken seriously. English section of IBPS PO paper covers three topics.
- General English,
- and Spelling.
“English Books for Bank PO Exam”
English Improvement Course(Pack of 7 Books)
Objective General English Arihant (2018) Latest Edition – Arihant Publication etc.
Objective English for Competitive Examination 6th Edition-Mc Graw Hill.
Comprehensive English Grammar & Composition – Arihant Publication
Some of other IBPS PO Reference books for The English Language.
30 Days to More Powerful Vocabulary
Bank Exam English book by Hari Prasad (Objective English)
R.S.Agrawal (Objective general)
Arihant books General English for exam
Ajay Singh(Objective English)
IBPS PO Books for Reasoning Section:
In IBPS PO exam verbal and Nonverbal reasoning questions are asked. This section is very scoring and demands practice. Here, questions of 50 marks are being asked which are not difficult to acore.
“Reasoning books for Bank PO Exam”
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning (R.S. Aggarwal)
Non-Verbal Reasoning Tests: Sample Test Questions and Explanations for Non-Verbal Reasoning Tests: 1 (Testing Series)
Verbal Reasoning by Arihant
Shortcuts in Reasoning (Verbal, Non-Verbal & Analytical) should be taken by all
Kiran’s Tricky Approach to Competitive Reasoning Verbal & Non Verbal (Fully Solved) 7000+Objective Question Logical Reasoning & Analytical Ability – 1280
NCERT Math Books From 6th to 10th.
Some Other IBPS PO Exam Books for Reasoning:-
Reasoning Book by R S Agrawal
Reasoning Book by O.P.Agrawal
Reasoning Book by O.P.Tandan
Reasoning Book by R.Gupta’s
Reasoning Book by Dr.B.L.Sadana
Reasoning Book by T.S. Jain
IBPS PO Books for Quantitative Aptitude:
This section covers 25% marks of full paper and appears easy for candidates of science and commerce. It does not mean that an aspirant with humanities cannot score in it. It can be attempted successfully, if revised and practised all your quantitative knowledge gathered in your schooling days.
It is a paper to check your numerical ability and which covers the topics such as Number system, Number series ,HCF & LCM, Percentage, Average & Ages ,Ratio and proportions, Profit and loss, Simple interest and compound interest, Time and work, Time and distance, Mensuration etc.
“Quantitative Aptitude books for Bank PO Exam”
Fast Track Objective Arithmetic
Quantitative Aptitude and Data Interpretation by Nishit Sinha
Quantitative Ability by R.S. Aggarwal
Quicker Mathematics by Tyra and Kundan.
IBPS PO Books for General Awareness
General Awareness Section of IBPS PO Exam Covers 40 marks out of 200 marks. It covers latest News, Current Affairs, Economy, Marketing, Sports, Finance, Agriculture, banking terms, and history.
“General awareness books for PO Exam”
Banking Awareness by Arihant Publications,
Marketing, Economics & Banking by Lucent
Objective General Knowledge by Lucent and
Objective General Knowledge by Arihant.
IBPS PO Computer Knowledge Books
For Bank PO, candidates’ computer knowledge will also be checked. In this section questions of 20 marks will be asked. Though it is only 10% of the overall paper but will make difference in selection and rejection. It contains topics about the basic knowledge of computer terminology, Computer abbreviation, Software & Hardware questions, Microsoft-office, Basic knowledge of Internet use.
“Computer Awareness IBPS PO Books for Exam”
Objective Computer Awareness by Arihant
Objective Computer Knowledge & Literacy 2075+ Objective Question in English
In Hindi-Kiran’s Objective Computer Knowledge & Literacy 2440+ Objective Questions