Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018 : Check Here
Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018 : Check Here

Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018

Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus. Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern. Canara Bank PO Syllabus. As we all know Canara Bank PGDBF Recruitment 2018 Notification this year is out. Canara Bank has released the official notification for 800 posts of Junior Management Grade Scale-I. Canara Bank Conducted Probationary Officer Vacancies through PGDBF(Post Graduate Diploma in Banking and Finance) course through Manipal Global Education Services Pvt Ltd., Bengaluru or NITTE Education International Pvt Ltd., Greater Noida. It is a great opportunity for all those who wish to see themselves working in Canara Bank.

Before appearing in any exam all you need to know the complete detailed syllabus of examination. It is also important to know the latest exam pattern and syllabus of the exam. In this post, we are providing you the detailed syllabus and new exam pattern of Canara Bank PO Exam for PGDBF Manipal Course 2018-19.

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Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018

Here we are providing you all information for Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018.There is no change in exam pattern & syllabus-

 Canara Bank PO Exam Pattern 2018

The selection shall be by way of Online Objective Test + Group Discussion + Interview. The online objective test will be conducted through Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS), Mumbai.

S. No. Name of Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1. Reasoning 50 50  



Time of

two hours

2. Quantitative


50 50
3. English Language 50 50
4. General


50 50
Total   200 200


  • There will be negative marks for wrong answers in Objective Test.
  • Bank will decide the minimum cut-off marks for each subject as well as Total Score. Each candidate will be required to obtain a minimum score in each subject and also a minimum total score as decided by Bank to be considered for Group Discussion and Interview.
  • Depending on the number of vacancies, such of those candidates who rank sufficiently high in the order of merit in the online test as per the cut-off marks decided by the Bank in 1:3 ratio (for each post 3 candidates) will only be called for Group Discussion and Interview

Canara Bank PO Syllabus

Here we are providing you detailed section-wise Canara Bank PO Syllabus Expected topics to be asked in the Canara Bank Manipal PO Exam.

Canara Bank PO Syllabus – Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles and Seating Arrangement
  1. Circular Seating Arrangement
  2. Linear Seating Arrangement
  • Arrangement & Pattern
  1. Double Line-up
  • Inequality ( Old/ New)
  • Syllogism ( Old/ New)
  • Input-Output
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Logical/ Verbal Reasoning
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Direction Sense
  • Order & Ranking
  • Series based questions

Question Asked In Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam (Reasoning)

Topic No. of Questions
 Sitting Arrangement and Puzzles  25 Questions 

  • Linear (Straight line) 1 Variable
  • Lectures in different cities based Puzzle – 2 Variable
  • Linear (Parallel lines) – 1 Variable
  • Floor Based- 3 Variables
  • Age-based
 Data Sufficiency 05 Questions 
Logical Reasoning & Miscellaneous 10 Questions 
Syllogism 05  Questions 
Inequality   05 Questions 


Canara Bank PO Syllabus – English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze test (Both New and  old pattern)
  • Error Spotting (Both New and  old pattern)
  • Para jumbles
  • Spotting Errors
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Theme-based or Odd one out Questions
  • Sentence Connectors
  • Mis-spelt word/ Idiom-Phrase/ Odd one out based Questions

 Question Asked In Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam (English)

Topic Name No of Questions
Reading Comprehension 15
Close Test (old pattern) 07
Double Phrase Replacement 5
Sentence Connectors 5
Sentence Improvement 08
Para-jumble 10
Total 50

Canara Bank PO Syllabus – Quantitative Aptitude 

  • Number Series
  • Simplification/ Approximation
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Data Interpretation
  • Missing DI sets
  • Double Diagram DI
  • Caselet DI
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Mathematical inequality
  • Miscellaneous-

(a) Age based problems

(b) Profit, Loss and Discount

(c) Simple and Compound Interest

(d) Time, Work and Wages

(e) Mixture and Alligation

(f) Speed, Time and Distance

(g) Pipes and Cisterns

(h) Probability

(i) Partnerships

(j) Ratio and Averages

Question Asked In Canara Bank PO 2018 Exam (Quantitative Aptitude)

Topic Name No of Questions
Number Series(missing) 5 Questions
Approximation 5 Questions
Quadratic Equation 5 Questions
Data Interpretation 15 Questions

Tabular, Bar Graph, Caslete DI

Data Sufficiency 5 Questions
Miscellaneous(SI,CI, Speed &Time, Profit and Loss, Time and Work, Averages, Ages, Ratio etc.) 15 Questions
Total 50

 Canara Bank PO General Awareness Syllabus

  • Current Affairs of last 3-4 months.
  • Banking Awareness (Static as well as Current Banking Awareness questions)
  • Static General Awareness
  • Important Government Schemes, Important Summits, Recent developments in the banking sector, Important banking terms etc.
  • Questions on  Books & authors, Currencies, Important Places, Awards, Headquarters, Important Days etc.

General Awareness (GA-GK) Questions Asked in Canara Bank PO Exam 2018

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