IBPS PO Mains Exam 2017 – Detailed Review and Exam Analysis

IBPS PO Exam Analysis Mains 2017 – Detailed Review and Exam Analysis

Dear Readers, IBPS PO 2017 Mains exam has been completed successfully. Here with we have structured the Section Wise IBPS PO Exam Analysis 2017 Mains exam held on 26th Nov 2017. Candidates those who are preparing for the competitive examination can use this analysis. Over all exam was Hard.

Topic No. of Questions Maximum Mark Time
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 45 60 60 minutes
General/ Economy/ Banking


40 40 35 minutes
English Language 35 40 40 minutes
Data Analysis & Interpretation 35 60 45 minutes
TOTAL 155 200 3 hours
English Language (Letter Writing & Essay) 2 25 30 minutes


IBPS PO Mains Exam 2017 – Detailed Section wise Exam Analysis

Note: In IBPS PO Mains Exam 2017, some of the questions were asked as 2 marks (negative marks 0.5)

Reasoning & Computer Aptitude

Total Questions: 45

Level: Difficult

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Seating Arrangement

1). Circle – Above 10 Persons

Linear 7 members

10 Moderate – Difficult 20-25
Puzzle (Number Based puzzles) 5 Difficult
Input Output ( word and number coded) 4 Moderate
Direction Sense (Based on Codes) 3 Difficult
Coding Decoding (four Conditions given) 4 (2 marks per questions) Difficult
Ranking 1 Moderate
Cause and Effect 2 Difficult
Blood Relation (Based on coding) 2 (2 marks per questions) Difficult
Misc 14 Moderate


Data Analysis & Interpretation

Total Questions: 35

Level: Difficult

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Data Interpretation (2 Sets)

Bar (Profit and Loss, Production of different items)

10 Difficult 17-21
Case-let (Highways and Vehicles) 5 Difficult
Number Series (Wrong) 5 Moderate
Data Sufficiency 5 Difficult
Inequality (Based on quantity) 5 Moderate
Applications 5 Difficult


English Language

Total Questions: 35

Level: Difficult

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Reading Comprehension (2 sets) 12 Moderate 15-18
Four words given and have to find two words which is most similar or most opposite 4 Difficult
Cloze Test (Sentence Based) 7 Moderate
Sentence Correction (All the bolded words and correct and have to find the errors in un-bold words) 5 Difficult
Double Fillers (Two words given) 5 Difficult
Jumbled Sentence (After Arranging the sentence, which sentence can we replace the order, and which sentence we can place between the first and second sentence) 2 Difficult


General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness:

Total Questions: 40

Level: Moderate

Good Attempts: 31-34

The Level of General Awareness questions were moderate. Most of the questions were asked from Banking and Current Affairs. IBPS PO Mains Exam General Awareness Questions will be shared shortly. Candidates those who are attend this Exam can share GK Questions with us. ([email protected]).

English Language (Letter Writing & Essay):


  • Missing of Credit card
  • Reply Letter to friend who wrote letter to me regarding starting of business


  • Cardless Payment (Advantage and Disadvantages)
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