Bank of Baroda Manipal PO 2017 – Previous Year Exam Analysis& Cut off Marks

Bank of Baroda Manipal PO 2017 – Previous Year Exam Analysis& Cut off Marks
Bank of Baroda Manipal PO 2017 – Previous Year Exam Analysis& Cut off Marks:
Dear Readers, Bank of Baroda (BOB) Manipal PO examination is scheduled on 27thMay 2017, we hope that all your preparation is going good. Many of the aspirants were wondering about the previous year exam analysis and cut off marks, this will help to judge this year exam and you can fix in the mind that who many questions you have to attend in this year exam.


Exam Pattern of BOB Manipal PO Examination:
Type
Name of the section
No. of Questions
Maximum Marks
Duration
1. Objective Test
Reasoning Ability
50
50
2 hours
Quantitative Aptitude
50
50
General Awareness (Related to Banking/Economy)
50
50
English Language
50
50
2. Descriptive
Essay/Letter – Writing
2
50
30 Minutes
Detailed Exam Analysis of BOB Manipal PO Exam 2016:
Reasoning Ability:
Puzzles (Ranking Based)
5 (Moderate to Hard)
Seating Arrangements (Linear& Circular)
10 (Moderate)
Inequality
5 (Easy to Moderate)
Data Sufficiency
5 (Moderate)
Syllogism
5 (Moderate)
Input/Output
5 (Easy to Moderate)
Miscellaneous (Coding-Decoing, Blood Relation, Ranking)
15 (Moderate)
Total Questions
50
Quantitative Aptitude:
Number Series
5 (Moderate)
Data Interpretation (Line& Pie)
10 (Moderate)
Approximation
5 (Easy)
Quadratic Equation
5 (Easy)
Miscellaneous
25 (Moderate)
Total
50
English Language:
Reading Comprehension
10 (Moderate)
Cloze Test
10 (Easy)
Para jumbled
5 (Moderate)
Error Spotting
10 (Moderate)
Fill in the blanks
5 (Easy)
Phrase Replacement
10 (Moderate)
Total
50
General Awareness:Total 50 Questions (Moderate)
Most of the General Awareness questions were asked from banking sector, questions asked from last 3 months current affairs and static GK. We have given some questions asked in the exam for your reference.

Questions Asked in the Examination:
1). Which bank offers Unified Payment Interfance (UPI) app named “empower”?– Canara Bank

2). HQ of New Development Bank? – Shanghai

3). BSBDA stands for? – Basic Savings Bank Deposit Account

4). What is the Current CRR Rate? – 4%

5). Urjit Patel is – 24th Governor of RBI

6). Recently Saudi Arabia Bank has opened branch in which City– Ahmedabad

7). What is green bond? – A green bond is a tax-exempt bond issued by federally qualified organizations or by municipalities for the development of brownfield sites. Brownfield sites are areas of land that are underutilized, have abandoned buildings or are underdeveloped, often containing low levels of industrial pollution.

8). What is the Interest rate on loans to women self-help groups (SHGs) ?– 7%

9). Questions about SBI Mingle App – State Bank Mingle is the social banking application of SBI which enables you to perform basic banking activities through SBI’s official Facebook page. To get started, users need to access SBI Mingle from the Official SBI Facebook Page. Once the access to the page is established, users need to register and then Sign in, in that order.

10). maximum loan amount in Small Bank – 25 lakhs

Descriptive Test:
Topics asked in Letter Writing:
·       Write a letter to Newspaper Editor regarding enlarge the Reader section
·       Write a letter regarding Lokpal Bill
·       Write a letter to UN Secretary about Nuclear weapon.
·       Write a letter to Newspaper Editor regarding Noise Pollution
·       Write a letter to Police Commissioner regarding Cyber Crime

Topics asked in Letter Writing:
·       Interlinking of Rivers
·       About Government initiative on start-ups
·       Indian Festival as a means of National Integration
BOB Manipal PO Exam 2016 – Cutoff Marks:
We all knew that BOB Manipal PO Exam consist of two phases of examination,
·       Phase I:Online Examination (Objective Test& Descriptive Test)
·       Phase II:Psychometric Assessment, Group Discussion and Personal Interview
Sectional Cutoff (Category wise):
Category
SC
ST
OBC
UR
HI
OC
VI
Reasoning (50)
10.75
10.75
10.75
15.25
10.75
10.75
10.75
Quantitative Aptitude (50)
8
8
8
11.75
8
8
8
English (50)
9.5
9.5
9.5
14.5
9.5
9.5
9.5
General Awareness (50)
10.25
10.25
10.25
14.75
10.2
10.25
10.25
Total (200)
91.5
74.25
103
106.75
47.75
86.25
81.75
GD (50)
17.5
17.5
17.5
20
17.5
17.5
17.5
Personal Interview (50)
17.5
17.5
17.5
20
17.5
17.5
17.5
Overall Cutoff Marks (Out of 100):
Category
Batch – 19
Batch – 19
Waitlist
UR/Gen
64.56
63.68
62.22
OBC
61.42
59.92
58.58
SC
58.3
56.34
54.48
ST
51.1
48.4
45.36
HI
46.98
39.62
33.36
OC
61.88
58.96
55.8
VI
62.04
58.94
56.5