IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018: Details Here

Dear Readers, IBPS PO Mains exam 2018 is successfully over now!!!. This article is based on IBPS PO 2018 Mains Exam Review. Here IBPS PO Mains exam analysis 2018  with the Section Wise IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018 are given. So, applicants looking for IBPS PO Mains exam analysis 2018 can go through it. Then, aspirants can also analyse the toughness of examination. Also, applicants can get the overview of IBPS PO Mains exam 2018 through IBPS PO Mains exam review.

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


Overall – IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018


Topic Over Good Attempt
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude 14-20
General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness 25-30
English Language 13-21
Data Analysis & Interpretation 08-12
TOTAL 68-78


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Section wise – IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018

IBPS PO Mains Exam Analysis 2018 for individual sections with the number of questions are given below. So, that aspirants can analyse the questions asked in IBPS PO Mains exam. Further, IBPS PO Mains Exam has four sections. Likewise, The sections are

  1. Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
  2. General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness
  3. English Language
  4. Data Analysis & Interpretation

IBPS PO Mains Exam Review – Reasoning & Computer Aptitude Section

Total Time: 60 Minutes

Overall Level: Difficult & Tricky

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Seating Arrangement

Triangle-based (Facing In & Out) & Line (Facing North & South)

 10  Difficult  & Tricky  14-20
Puzzle (Ages and Month Based) 13  Difficult
Input Output (New Pattern)  4 Moderate-Difficult
Blood Relation (Calculative) 1 Moderate-Difficult
Alphabet (3 series)  1 Moderate-Difficult
Coding Decoding (New Pattern)  3 Moderate-Difficult
Misc  5  Difficult


IBPS PO Mains Exam Review – Data Analysis and Interpretation

Total Time: 45 Minutes

Overall Level: Difficult & Time Consuming 

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Data Interpretation   Radar type – 4 (2 mark / Question)

Line Graph-4 (Data sufficiency based)

 Moderate-Difficult   08-12
Case-let   9  Difficult
Number Series (New Pattern)  3  Moderate-Difficult
Data Sufficiency (Quantity I, Quantity II and Quantity III)  5   Moderate-Difficult
Partnership  1 Difficult
Time and Work 1  Difficult
Time and Distance 3 Difficult
Allegation & Mixture 1 Difficult
Profit & Loss 1 Difficult
LCM & HCF 1 Difficult
Mensuration 1 Difficult
Miscellaneous  1 Difficult


IBPS PO Mains Exam Review -English Language

Total Time: 40 Minutes

Overall Level: Difficult

Topic No. of questions Level Good Attempt
Reading Comprehension  21  Moderate-Difficult  13-21
Cloze Test  1(Error Spotting based)

4 (Triple Fillers Based)

2 (Phrase Replacement)

3 (New Model)

Sentence Rearrangement 4   Moderate-Difficult


IBPS PO Mains Exam Review – General/ Economy/ Banking Awareness

Total Time: 35 Minutes

Overall Level: Moderate (Maximum questions are from IBPSGuide GK Power capsule)

 The Maximum number of questions where asked from our IBPSGuide GK Power Capsule. Likewise, Current affairs questions are asked from May – October month. Then the remaining questions are from recent banking awareness topics.

Descriptive (English Letter writing & Essay)

Total Time: 30 Minutes

Overall Level: Easy

Letter Writing:

Write any one of the following (Word Limit: 150) –

  • Write a letter to the editor on types of pollution and how to reduce it.
  • A letter to your neighbour thanking them for their help during a family
  • Write a letter to the Municipal Commissioner to bring to the notice the illegal
    encroachment by hawkers and request to put an end to it.
  • Write a letter to your favourite author praising his/her recently published
  • Write a letter to the Bank Manager to assign a separate counter for senior

Essay writing (200 words) 5 topics were there and you have to choose one

  • Many magazines have stopped printing a physical copy and switched to the
    Digital mode due to the lack of readership – Discuss
  • What is Fake news? How to identify and avoid them?
  • Do India need a Universal Health Care System
  • Advantages of learning foreign languages.
  • Pros & Cons of NOTA while voting in an election.


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