IBPS PO Pre Analysis

By | January 11, 2017

Hi Aspirants!

Hope you guys are feeling relaxed as the first round of IBPS PO-2017 has been over and all you have delivered the best of you. So read the below article and get the IBPS PO Pre Exam Analysis 2017.

It’s a normal thing that many of you may have started worrying about your result and the IBPS cut off. So, keeping your concern in mind we have brought a detailed analysis of all Shifts together and the possible cut off.


The pattern of the test was same for all the 16 shifts and on average, following questions were asked in exam-

  1. English(level- Moderate)

(i) Reading Comprehension – 10 Questions – (Moderate)

(ii) Cloze Test – 5 Questions (Moderate)

(iii) Fill in the blanks – 5 Questions (Easy)

(iv) Spotting Error – 5 Questions (Easy)

(v) Parajumbles – 5 Questions (Moderate)

  1. Quantitative Aptitude (Level –Moderate)

(i) Number Series – 5 Questions (Moderate)

(ii) Approximation – 5 Questions (Easy )

(iii) Data Interpretation (2 Sets) – 10 Questions (Easy to Moderate)

Note One DI on Line Graph (Easy)

One Missing DI – Based on No. of candidates appeared (Moderate)

(iv) Quadratic Equation – 5 Questions (Easy)

(v) Miscellaneous Questions – 10 Questions (Moderate)

Miscellaneous questions include – Age, Mixture Allegation, Partnership, Profit Loss, Average, Boats & Stream, Compound/Simple Interest, Time & Work, etc.

III. Reasoning Ability (Level – Easy to Moderate)

(i) Syllogism – 5 Questions (Easy)

Note: Syllogism Questions was of 2 statement and 2 conclusion. Also possibility questions was asked but it was of easy level.

(ii) Inequality – 5 Questions (Easy) Direct Questions

(iii) Sitting Arrangement (Circular) All people facing the centre – 5 Questions (Moderate) (Blood Relation)

(iv) Linear Arrangement (North South) – 5 Questions (Moderate)

(v) Puzzle – 5 Questions (Moderate – Difficult)

(vi) Coding Decoding – 5 Questions (Easy)

(vii) Blood Relation – 2 Questions (Easy)

(viii) Miscellaneous Questions – 3 Questions (Easy)

So based on the above data we can say that the level of the exam was quite similar to that of SBI PO.

Now, what may be the cut off?

Think, the level of difficulty of both the exams were same (SBI V/s IBPS) but the catch in the story is that the number of vacancies in IBPS are nearly 10 times higher than SBI PO. Also the cut off for SBI PO was 47.5 so, can we expect a cut off lower than that of SBI PO?

Well, of course. We have all the reasons for that. Some one might say that less number of candidates were appeared in SBI PO but the but the fact is that there is nearly just a difference of 10 percent in the candidates appeared for SBI PO and that for IBPS. So, it’s sure that the cut off is going to be less than that of SBI PO.

Expected Sectional cut off:

Based on the reviews of thousands of students, the sectional cut off may have figures like this:

English- 5.50 – 6.50

Aptitude- 6 – 8

Reasoning- 7 – 9.5

Overall- 38 – 42

So, if you have attempted 50 questions with 90 percent accuracy, then stop worrying and start your preparations for the main exam right now.

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