IBPS Clerk Exam Analysis 2019 - Candidates who have appeared in the exam can check here IBPS Clerk 2019 exam analysis on December 7, 2019. Leading coaching institutes like Bankersadda, Career Launcher and Wifi Study has released the exam analysis of IBPS Clerk 2019 after the first conclusion of the first shift of exam. IBPS Clerk exam analysis 2019 includes the number of questions asked from each section, section-wise weightage, marking scheme, difficulty level of exam, overall and sectional difficulty level, good attempt in exam and expected cut off marks. Time duration of IBPS Clerk prelims exam will be of 1 hour. By knowing IBPS Clerk 2019 exam analysis candidates can evaluate their performance and can predict their chances of qualifying exam. Candidates must read the complete article to know the IBPS Clerk exam analysis 2019 in detailed form.
IBPS Clerk 2019 prelims exam will be conducted on December 7, 8, 14 and 15, 2019 in online mode. Those who qualify the prelims exam will be further invited to appear for mains exam.
Number of questions
Reading Comprehension on Herbivorous
Easy to Moderate
3 - 4
Rearrangement (Sentence based)
4 - 5
4 to 5 questions
Bar Graph (A,B,C, Society 2008, 2018)
Solving a number question
Good Attempts in IBPS Clerk Prelims
22 - 24
26 - 29
22 - 26
73 - 78
4 to 5
26 - 28
25 - 27
75 - 80
The analysis of IBPS Clerk 2019 Prelim exam held on 7th Dec 2019 (Slot 3) is presented below.
Snapshot of the Exam:
No of Questions
No of choices per question – 5
Negative marking: 0.25 of the marks assigned to each question
As per feedback received from our students who appeared for this exam, the exam can be rated as easy to moderate.
The section wise analysis of the above mentioned session, as reported by our students, is given below:
A student could therefore, solve around 23 to 25 questions in approximately 20 minutes provided he chose judiciously.
Data Interpretation (Table)
Number Series (Missing number)
Quant Questions: (Percentages, Profit & Loss, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Boats & Streams and Mensuration etc.. )
The topic -wise split, as per feedback received from our students, is as given below:
Analytical Puzzles( Linear arrangements (All persons facing South), Circular Arrangement (All facing Centre – 8 persons), Floor Arrangement (7 persons))
Deductions (Syllogisms) (Model: Only a Few)
Symbols & Notations
Coding - Decoding
Miscellaneous (Meaningful word, Word/Number Arrangement etc..)
This section too was predictable and was rated as easy to moderate.
The lone Reading Comprehension passage on ‘Photosynthesis’was conventional in its presentation, and 8 questions were posed from it. There was one question based on word replacement. (one word in the passage was given in bold and was asked to check whether the given word fit into the sentence)
PFQs with Sentence Jumbled – Five sentences were given. Each sentence is in jumbled order. Student has to arrange the parts of the sentences first and then arrange the paragraph. The difficulty level can be pegged between easy to moderate. This model was asked in the recent SBI PO 2019 and IBPS PO 2019 exams.
There were 5 questions on Word Interchange where a sentence with four words in bold was given. One has to replace the words to form a meaningful and grammatically correct sentence.
There were 6 questions each on Cloze Test and identifying ‘Grammatically Correct Sentence’.
We can deduce that about 25 - 27 questions could possibly be solved in the given 20 minutes in the English section. The break-up of the questions is as follows:
Para Jumbled Sentences (5 Sentences)
Grammatically Correct Sentence
Overall, the difficulty level of the paper in this particular slot can be pegged between Easy to Moderate.
23 - 25
28 - 30
76 - 82
IBPS Clerk 2019 apply online
September 17 to October 9, 2019
Download of admit for Online exam
IBPS Clerk Exam Date
December 7, 8, 14, and 21, 2019
IBPS Clerk exam analysis
Candidates can check previous year exam analysis of IBPS Clerk from the below-mentioned table
Quantitative Aptitude section was Easy to Moderate level.
Detailed description of quantitative aptitude section for IBPS Clerk exam analysis is mentioned in below given table
No. of Questions
Wrong Number Series
Arithmetic Word Problems (Profit and Loss, Problem on Ages, SI & CI etc)
Questions of English language section were of easy to moderate level too.
Reading Comprehension comprises 7 questions out of which 2 questions were of synonyms and antonyms. It is to be noted that as per IBPS Clerk exam analysis passage of the RC was based on an article related to How to become a success.
Wrongly spelled word/inappropriate
Reasoning topic questions were of Easy to Moderate level.
There were 3 sets of puzzles and Seating Arrangement, following are the types:-
Circular Seating Arrangement
Linear Seating Arrangement
Box-based puzzle type questions
Puzzles and Seating Arrangement
Order and Ranking
Candidates who qualified in prelims section were invited to appear for IBPS Clerk mains. Hence the detailed analysis of IBPS Clerk mains exam is given in table below
Reasoning & Computer Aptitude
General/ Financial Awareness
IBPS Clerk Subject wise Analysis
As per the analysis of IBPS Clerk exam, Data analysis and interpretation questions were of moderate level. There were a total of 4 sets of DI. Following were the types on DI seen in this section:
Quantity1, Quantity 2
Miscellaneous- Arithmetic Word Problems
There were a total of 3 sets from Reading Comprehension topics
Double Fillers (suitable words were given in A & B column form)
As per IBPS Clerk exam analysis of main exam
Following were the types of Puzzles & Seating Arrangement:
Circular- Two circular tables were given
Month and Year based puzzle
Floor Based Puzzle (2 variables, 6 floors)
Box based puzzle (Boxes and chocolates were given to arrange)
Sitting Arrangement and Puzzles
Machine Input Output
Coding Decoding – Alphabet & Number based
Section had 50 questions and the level of the questions asked in exam were of moderate nature.
Static and banking awareness.
Indian and International Economy
No the level of questions in IBPS Clerk exam are tough but since number of applicants are more hence this exam becomes tough nut to crack.
Candidates who want to qualify the exam should secure the minimum as well as sectional qualifying cut off of IBPS Clerk in exam.
As per the IBPS Clerk exam analysis for prelims exam it can be considered as Easy to moderate level.
Tamilnadu state had the lowest cut off (57.75) for prelims exam
No there is no interview in IBPS Clerk 2019 exam
Though final salary differs from bank to bank but initial in hand salary for IBPS Clerk is around 27,000
Those who appeared in exam can check their performance while rest can take an idea to prepare for IBPS Clerk
IBPS Clerk Cut off 2019 - IBPS will release IBPS Clerk 2019 cut off after the declaration of resu...
IBPS Clerk Exam Dates 2020 - IBPS has released the IBPS Clerk 2020 exam dates @ibps.in on January...
IBPS Clerk Exam Centres 2019 – IBPS has released the list of exam centres of IBPS Clerk 2019 alon...
IBPS Clerk Admit Card 2019 for mains released on January 7, 2020 @ibps.in. IBPS Clerk hall ticket...
IBPS Clerk 2019 – IBPS has released IBPS Clerk Result 2019 on January 1, 2020. Read here complete...
Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) has Recently Uploaded Pre Exam Result for the Post of Clerk IX Recruitment 2019. Those Candidates Who have Applied for this Recruitment Exam can Download Pre Exam Result from the website www.ibps.in.
Hope this helps!!
It is very difficult to predict the score after normalization as it depends on the difficulty level of exam and the average marks scored by other candidates hence it won't be possible to calculate the marks
Dear Ankur, IBPS applications started on 17th September and ended on 9th October. The official notification was released on 12th September. Now unfortunately you cannot apply. For more information, please visit their official website at: : www.ibps.in
Your IBPS Clerk brochure has been successfully mailed to your registered email id .
The Question containing Inaapropriate or Abusive Words
Question lacks the basic details making it difficult to answer
Topic Tagged to the Question are not relevant to Question
Question drives traffic to external sites for promotional or commercial purposes
The Question is not relevant to User
Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile