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Best Books for IBPS IT Specialist Officer 2016

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has announced  the date of IBPS IT Specialist Officer examination. The online CWE Specialist officer will be conducted on 30/01/2016 & 31/01/2016. Admit card will be released on 19/01/2016.Examination preparation must be started. Exam will be conducted online same as previous years. So we are going to tell you about pattern of exam paper,how to prepare for examination and which book should you buy for preparation?

Pattern of IT Specialist Officer 2016

Below is the pattern of IT Specialist Officer examination. It is very necessary to know on which pattern exam will be conducted in. Although the pattern remains same as that of last year. New candidates should understand the pattern well. You should practice according to the exam pattern. From which you will come to know how question paper will be in examination.

Points to keep in mind – 

  • Question paper will be objective.
  • Duration of examination 120 minutes(2 hour).
  • 1/4 mark will be deduct for every wrong question.

Exam paper will be in this order :-


No. of QuestionsTotal Marks



English Language


Quantitative Aptitude


Professional Knowledge


Here is the syllabus of the examination:-

1. Reasoning :- Verbal and non verbal Reasoning will be asked. In verbal -Coding and decoding,Completing number and alphabetical series,Simple arithmetical reasoning, Analogies / decision making,relations and ranking,Classification, odd one out, time sequence test,analytical reasoning,directions/distance sense test, input /output /seating arrangements etc.

In non verbal- reasoning – series completion, finding missing figures, Mirror Images etc.

2. English language:-  Reading comprehension, fill in the blanks, sentence corrections, Para jumbles, Vocabulary, Grammar Corrections, Identification of Errors,  sentence corrections,  Vocabulary, Grammar Corrections, Identification Of Errors, Synonyms/ Antonyms, Choosing the appropriate word and Spelling Check questions.

3.Quantitative Aptitude:- Number system,  decimal fractions,  Ratio and proportions, Percentage, Time and distance, Time and work, Speed and Distance, Profit and loss, Average, Simple and compound interest, Data Interpretation and sufficiency includes Data Tables, Charts and Graphs, and Probability

4.Professional Knowledge:-C Programming Basics, MS Office, Windows OS and Programming, DBMS, Data Communication & Networking , Network Security, Web Technologies, Basic Programming concepts,  Basics of hardware (Microprocessor, timer, ALU etc. ), Software Engineering.

Because of fierce competition in IT specialist officer exam, you have to prepare well. For preparing well, you have to buy best books for preparation. We have prepared a list of 5 best books in the market right now that will help you in you preparation. 

Best Books for IBPS IT Specialist Officers 2016:-

  1. Professional Knowledge for IBPS/ SBI Specialist IT Officer Exam 2015
  2. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer 101 Speed Tests – Agriculture/ Marketing/ IT
  3. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer Cadre IT OFFICER Scale I&II Recruitment Exam 
  4. IBPS Specialist Officers I.T. Officers CWE SPL – 4 Common Written Examination for IT Officer (Scale-1) & IT Officer…
  5. IBPS Specialist Officer CWE SPL-IV common written examination I.T. OFFICER Practice Work Book

For the best preparation buy the above books. You need to practice well to clear the cutoff of IT specialist officer. Here is the cutoff for all categories of last year 2015:

                                                General   SC    OBC    ST

 IBPS IT Specialist Officer           104        90       98       77  

As you can see the cutoff is pretty high for general category that’s why you need to give you best shot. Professional knowledge section should be given extra attention from your side as it carries the maximum marks in the examination. If you are weak in computers then you must buy a professional knowledge book for preparation. We will be uploading free pdf material to download in few days. Previous years sample papers will also be available for download on this website.

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5 Best Quantitative Aptitude Books for Competitive Exams

Quantitative aptitude is one of the most important section in every exam. Aptitude section is present in all central government exams,bank exams as well as other IT companies placement exams. It’s important to learn all the basic concepts of mathematics to attempt the aptitude section of exams. Most candidates fail to score high marks in Quantitative section only. Those who score high normally clear the exam with very good marks. 

Everyone attempts most questions from reasoning, general knowledge and English section. However they don’t attempt much questions from quantitative aptitude section. In order to score and attempt more questions, you need to practice questions from best quantitative aptitude books. These books contains numerous ways of solving the questions. Tricky solutions and shortcuts have also been given to save your time. Let’s look at some of these best aptitude books.

Best 5 Quantitative Aptitude Books for Competitive: 

  1. Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by RS Aggarwal – 30% Discount
  2. Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examination by Abhijit Guha – 35% Discount
  3. Text Book of Quickest Mathematics: Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Ability Useful for all Competitive Exams (Paperback) by Kiran Prakashan – 29% Discount
  4. Quantitative Aptitude for Comp by Trisha Knowledge Systems – 44% Off
  5. How to Prepare for Quantitative Aptitude for CAT by Arun Sharma – 25% Discount
  1. RS Aggarwal is famous all over India for all private and public sector exams. Arun Sharma aptitude book is quite famous for MBA entrance exams such as MAT, GMAT,CAT etc. You can also use this book for  exams such as eLitmus employment test. 

Below are normal table of content that you are going to get in these books:

1. Number System
2. Number Series
3. HCF and LCM of Numbers
4. Fractions and Decimals
5. Square Root and Cube Roots
6. Indices and Surds
7. Vedic Mathematics
8. Simplification and Approximation
9. Problems on Ages and Numbers

Exam Level Test – 1
10. Percentage
11. Profit, Loss and Discount
12. Average
13. Ratio and Proportion
14. Partnership and Share
15. Alligation and Mixtures

Exam Level Test – 2
16. Time, Work and Wages
17. Pipes and Cisterns
18. Simple Interest
19. Compound Interest, Growth and Depreciation

Exam Level Test – 3
20. Time and Distance
21. Trains
22. Boats and Streams
23. Races
24. Clocks
25. Calendar

Exam Level Test – 4
26. Area of Plane Figures
27. Volume and Surface Area of Solid Figures
28. Elementry Algebra
29. Linear Equations
30. Quadratic Equations and In-equation
31. Progression

Exam Level Test – 5
32. Permutation and Combination
33. Probability
34. Geometry
35. Trigonometry

Exam Level Test – 6 
36. Data Interpretation
37. Data Sufficiency

You will also get Mock Test Papers as well as latest exam papers. All the books contains hundreds of questions from previous year papers. If you are going to give bank or insurance exams such as IBPS PO, Clerk, SBI PO and ClerK, IBPS Specialist Officer, Administrative officer,ADO then these books will be highly useful. Books are also very helpful for quantitative aptitude section of railway exams such as senior section engineer, junior section engineer, loco pilot exams. You can also have these books to prepare for aptitude section of IT companies such as WIPRO, HCL, Accenture, TCS,iGATE,Infosys,CSC,Philips,THBS and many more..

Getting the PDF links of these books to download is quite tough. It’s better not to waste time and purchase these books online at heavy discounts. Reading from a book is always very good. We will be uploading quant material PDF to download for free. Till then, stay tuned…

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Best Books for IBPS Specialist Officer Exam Preparation

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection is going to conduct Specialist officer exam for various posts such as HR, Marketing, IT, Law and agriculture for 21 nationalized banks in the month of February. If you already filled the application then you must start preparation of the exam as only few days are left. The number of vacancies in the specialist officer exams is less compared to IBPS PO and IBPS Clerk. Hence the competition is quite higher and cut off is always high. 

You need to work hard and practice questions papers very well to score more than cutoff marks. Simply getting the cutoff marks won’t help you out specially if you are in the general category. You need to give your best in this exam to get selected as Specialist officer. There are number of books available in the market for all posts of specialist officer to select. We are going to mention few good books out of them.

Here is the list of best books for IBPS Specialist officer of various posts:

IBPS IT Specialist officers

  1. IBPS – Common Recruitment Process Specialist Officers IT Officer Scale 1 & 2 (With CD) : Includes Solved Paper 2014 (English) 2015 Edition by GKP (34% Discount)

  2. Comprehensive Guide to IBPS-CWE Specialist IT Officer Scale I & II – 2nd Edition by Disha (35% Discount)

  3. IBPS – CWE (4) Specialist Officers Cadre IT Officer (Information Technology / Personnel Officer) Scale 1 Online Exam 2015 : With 3 Self Enhancement Tests (English) 2nd Edition by Arihant (29% Discount)

IBPS Marketing Specialist Officer

  1. IBPS CWE (IV) Specialist Officer Cadre Marketing Officer Scale-I by Arihant (36% Discount)
  2. IBPS CWE SPL – 4 Specialist Officers / Marketing Officer Online Exam Professional Knowledge Practice Work Book by Kiran Prakashan

IBPS Law Specialist Officer

  1. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer Cadre Law Officer Scale I Online Exam 2015 by Arihant Prakashan (39% Discount)
  2. IBPS Specialist Officer CWE SPL-4: Common Written Examination Law Officers Exam Self study guide Practice Work by Kiran Prakashan (45% Discount)

IBPS HR Specialist Officer 

  1. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer Cadre HR Officer Scale I Recruitment Exam by Arihant Experts (44% Discount)
  2. IBPS Specialist Officers HR/Personal Officer Scale – I Online Exam 2015 by GKP (28% Discount)

These are 4 most posts having quite a lot of competition. Get your book at such cheap prices before they go out of stock. Few of them only have few copies left. Hurry and buy them. Start practicing the concepts step by step and move on to your weaker areas. Number of people are weak either in English or Quantitative aptitude, they need to practice them a lot. 

You also need to pay special attention towards your subject. IT specialist officers will be having professional knowledge section which is very important. Check out the syllabus and study everything in detail. Professional knowledge will consist of medium to hard type questions. You cannot score good marks by having half knowledge. Similarly Marketing, law and HR candidates also need to study their professional subjects carefully. Search our website for Free PDF Study Material to download. I have already shared number of professional knowledge material for IT officers.

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Download IBPS IT Professional Knowledge Sample Papers PDF

You may be already knowing that Institute of Banking personnel selection is going to conduct Specialist officer exam on the coming 9th February. All of you will be in your final stage of preparation for the exam. However those who opted for IT specialist officer will still be having doubts over their professional knowledge study material whether it is enough or not. For those guys who opted IT specialist officer post, we are going to provide certain study material with answers that we found on the internet. 

These are PDF files taken from the internet. You need adobe reader or foxit reader in order to read them. You can easily download them for free. However if you think any of the answers or questions given in any of the PDF is wrong then please search the same on Google. Below mentioned files will be very helpful in your preparation for IBPS IT Specialist officer exam.

Here is the list of Professional knowledge files to be downloaded : 

  1. IBPS Professional knowledge paper  Part 1
  2. IBPS IT Officer Professional Knowledge Part 2
  3. IBPS IT Officer Professional Knowledge Part 3
  4. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 4
  5. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 5
  6. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 6
  7. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 7
  8. IT-Officer-Professional-knowledge-Practice-Material Part 8
  9. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 9
  10. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 10
  11. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 11
  12. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 12
  13. Professional Knowledge paper Part 13
  14. Allahabad Bank PO Exam previous year IT Questions – Part 14
  15. Allahabad Bank previous year question paper for IT officers – Part 15
  16. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 16
  17. IBPS Professional knowledge paper Part 17

Few of these files are previous years papers of IT specialist officer. Few of the PDF files contain questions from other banks such as Bank of Allahabad which will be very helpful in preparing professional knowledge for the exam.

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These files have questions ranging from Operating system to Database. Download all the files and go through them one by one. You may already be knowing most of the questions but still read them once again. It will be simply a revision and you will be also able to know more questions. Answers are provided in all the PDF files. 

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Best Books for IBPS IT Specialist Officer 2016

Lakhs of candidates will be attending the IBPS specialist Officer common written exam in February. We have already shared the free PDF Books for Specialist officer for all common section such as Aptitude, Logical reasoning and English section. For General Knowledge you can check the books here. Beside that we have also shared the IT Officer Professional Knowledge PDF on various subjects. 

As the competition is going to be really tough, you need to study hard in order to make it to the merit list. The number of vacancies for the specialist officer is always very low and that’s why you need to maximum marks. You can not achieve highest marks until you prepare the every section for the exam from a book. We are going to list certain books which are really helpful in increasing your knowledge, speed and ability to solve questions. 

Here is the list of books along with their discount percent :

  1. Professional Knowledge for IBPS/ SBI Specialist IT Officer Exam 2015
  2. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer 101 Speed Tests – Agriculture/ Marketing/ IT
  3. IBPS-CWE Specialist Officer Cadre IT OFFICER Scale I&II Recruitment Exam 
  4. IBPS Specialist Officers I.T. Officers CWE SPL – 4 Common Written Examination for IT Officer (Scale-1) & IT Officer…
  5. IBPS Specialist Officer CWE SPL-IV common written examination I.T. OFFICER Practice Work Book

These are some of the books whose new editions are available. Mainly these books are for IT Specialist officer. You need to preorder the first book as it is a forthcoming item. You will get it once it’s available. Purchase any one of these books. The first one is a practice work book while rest are comprehensive books which contain the topics in detail. If you already have then start preparing for the exam. 

If you belong to any other department such as marketing, law or agriculture or ca then you should check our previous posts for FREE PDF books of common section while for professional knowledge, you must purchase book either from a shop or online at flipkart for proper study.