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IBPS Finance Officer Syllabus and Study Material

Published on Thursday, December 26, 2013
For Quantitative aptitude, Reasoning and English section syllabus, read previous post here.

Professional Knowledge Syllabus for IBPS SO Finance Officers

Accounting principles and concepts - read accounting standards book by ICAI

Functions and working of  of RBI, IRDA and SEBI

Cost accounting concepts (basics)

  • Marginal costing
  • Cost volume profit analysis
  • Cost sheet
  • Forecasting
  • Absolute costing
  • Social accounting

Management accounting

  • Cost of capital
  • Capital structure
  • Capital budgeting
  • Sources of finance
  • Book - I recommend  Cost and Management accounting by Drury 

Corporate accounting

  • Dividend distribution
  • Redemption of preference shares
  • Share issues

Business law

  • Negotiable instruments
  • Contract act
  • Partnership act
  • Company law  (Go through all these laws with amendments)

Labour law

  • Factories act
  • Industrial disputes act
  • Gratuity act
  • Provident fund act
For business and labour law read Corporate law by GK Kapoor


  • Capital market 
  • Money market
  • Micro and macro economics concepts
  • Updates related to money market and RBI policies
  • For Economics read Economics by IIM A, this book is also useful for interview point of view.


  • Basics of Income tax act, I recommend Vinod Gupta's book for this)
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