ECGC PO Exam Analysis: 29th May 2022 | Check Good Attempts and Difficulty Level

ECGC PO Exam Analysis- 29th May 2022: The ECGC PO 2022 exam have been concluded on 29th May 2022 and here we bring to you a detailed section-wise analysis of the exam this year. Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India (ECGC) had earlier invited applications for 75 PO Vacancies. In this blog, we have also included a previous year’s analysis for a comparative study of the pattern and variations. We’ll have a closer look into the topics asked, the number of good attempts, and the difficulty level of the exam. So let’s get started –

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ECGC PO Exam Important Dates

StagesExam Dates
Online Registrations Begins21.03.2022
Online Registrations Ends20.04.2022
Payment of application fee /intimation charges21.03.2022 to 20.04.2022  
The download of call letters25.04.2022 Onwards 
Pre- Examination Training for SC/ST 1st-2nd week of May 2022 
The download of call letters for the Online written examination The first week of May 2022 
Online Written Examination29th May 2022
result of Online Written Examination Between 15th – 19th June, 2022
InterviewJuly /August 2022

ECGC PO Written Exam Pattern

The detailed exam pattern of the First stage of ECGC PO Recruitment 2022 is given below:

SectionNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTime Duration
Reasoning Ability505040 minutes
English Language404030 minutes
Computer Knowledge202010 minutes
General Awareness404020 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude505040 minutes
Total200200140 minutes

Note: There will be a penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as a penalty to arrive at a corrected score. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no penalty for that question.

ECGC PO Exam Analysis 2022: 29th May 2022

Reasoning Ability

TopicsQuestions – Shift 1
Puzzle An uncertain number of people, 2 fruits- 5Q
Categorized Puzzle- 10 Persons – 5Q
General Puzzle -5Q
Comparison Based Puzzle -5q
One More Puzzle – 5Q
Syllogism 5Q
Logical reasoning10Q
Misc3-5 Q

Quantitative Aptitude

TopicsNumber of Questions
Line graph- Boat and Stream6 Q
DI -Tabular5Q
DI (Caselet) 5Q
DI – Tabular5-6Q
Missing Number series5Q
Quadratic Equation 5Q
Arithmetic (Partnership, Mensuration, Proportion, SI, etc )10-15Q


TopicsNumber of Questions
Word Swap5Q
Reading comprehension 2 Passage -17Q
Cloze test5-7Q
Match the following5Q
Error detection5Q

General Awareness

TopicsNumber of Questions
Current Affairs 10-12 (April Month Maximum)
Static GK 2-4
ECGC Based2Q
Static (Banking/Insurance) 3-4
  1. Sustainable Development
  2. Project Tiger
  3. Wisdom awards
  4. ICDC
  5. Budget Scheme related
  6. NBFC
  7. ECGC-Budget Allocation
  8. RBI POS Guideline
  9. NFRA Chairperson
  10. Card on tokenization date
  11. PLI Scheme related
  12. NITI Ayog – Vice president related question

Computer Awareness

TopicsNumber of Questions
  • RAM
  • Binary to decimal
  • MS Word-2013
  • .xls extension
  • Font and Style-Menu Bar
  • Control+V function
  • Which is not an operating system
  • malware that replicated itself
  • Extension of sound
  • Which of the following is part of Microsoft

ECGC PO Good Attempts: 29th May 2022

Name of The SectionDifficulty LevelGood Attempts
Reasoning AbilityModerate35-40
English LanguageModerate30-33
Computer KnowledgeEasy12-15
General AwarenessModerate30-32
Quantitative AptitudeModerate35-40

Check Out the ECGC PO Live Exam Analysis-29th May 2022 Here

ECGC PO Exam Analysis 2021

The article would include the following:

  • Topic-wise number of questions
  • The difficulty level of the section
  • Overall difficulty level

ECGC PO Exam Analysis – Overall

The order of paper was Reasoning>English>Computer>GA>Quant. The overall difficulty level of the exam was moderate. Any attempt greater than 148/200 can be considered a safe attempt. The descriptive paper followed the objective computer-based exam. Now let’s have a section wise analysis.

Reasoning Ability

The overall level of reasoning ability section in ECGC PO exam was easy to moderate. Attempts more than 30 are safe in this section. The paper had tricky puzzles and was a bit time-consuming. Here is a topic wise breakdown-

TopicsQuestions – Shift 1
Puzzle (4)20
Blood relations 3
Logical Reasoning4
Syllogism 5
Machine Input5
Data Sufficiency5
Order and Sequence3

Quantitative Aptitude

Quant in ECGC PO Exam 2021 was easy and candidates with more than 31 attempts will fins themselves in a comfortable position. Here is topic wise breakdown of questions asked.

TopicsNumber of Questions
DI (Line)5
DI (Pie+table) 5
DI (Caselet) 5
Missing Number series6
Quadratic Equation 5
Approximation 5
Arithmetic (Partnership, Mensuration, Proportion, SI, etc )15

English Language

English section has 3 reading comprehension questions with 5 questions each. They had the same pattern. They included filler and vocab question as well. The overall level of this paper was easy. Given the level of the paper 35 attempts can be considered safe here.

TopicsNumber of Questions
Cloze Test5
Reading comprehension (3)15
Match the column3
Sentence joining  3
Error detection (Find incorrect one)4

General Awareness

General Awareness Paper was moderate in ECGC PO Exam 2021. Current affairs questions spanned till March, June-July 2021. This also featured questions from banking, insurance, awards and recognitions, and more. The overall level here was moderate and attempts more than 30 should suffice the purpose. We’ll have the topics updated soon in the table below.

TopicsNumber of Questions
Current Affairs 
Based on ECGC 3
Static GK 
Static (Banking/Insurance) 

Computer Knowledge

Computer knowledge sections was easy as compared to all other sections of ECGC PO exam 2023. 13 questions were basic and revolved around functionalities, MS Suite, Syntax, Hardware devices etc. Average safe attempts in this paper is 15.

TopicsNumber of Questions
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Previous Year ECGC PO Exam Analysis

ECGC PO Exam Analysis 2018


A total of 50 questions were asked in this section. The difficulty level has been pegged at easy by Oliveboard experts. Following is a topic-wise breakup of the questions.

  • Analytical Reasoning – 1 questions
  • Blood relations – 3 questions
  • Analytical Reasoning (stack) – 5 questions 
  • Analytical Reasoning (Grid) – 5 questions
  • Coding/Decoding – 5 questions
  • Directions – 2 questions
  • Syllogism – 5 questions 
  • Inequalities – 5 questions 
  • Analytical Reasoning (Two parallel rows) – 5 questions
  • Analytical Reasoning (Linear) – 5 questions
  • Critical Reasoning – 5 questions
  • Miscellaneous  – 4 questions

Quantitative Aptitude

A total of 50 questions were asked in this section. The difficulty level has been pegged at easy by Oliveboard experts. Following is a topic-wise breakup of the questions.
  • DI (Tables) – 6 questions 
  • DI (Caselette) – 6 questions 
  • DI (Bar graph) – 6 questions
  • Simplification (Approx.) – 6 questions
  • Number series (missing) – 5 questions
  • Quadratic Equation – 6 questions
  • Data Sufficiency – 5 questions
  • Miscellaneous (Partnership,  Boats and streams, Mixture and Alligation, Time and work, Mensuration, Speed, Time and Distance, Profit and Loss) – 10 questions


English Language

A total of 40 questions were asked in this section. The difficulty level has been pegged at moderate by Oliveboard experts. Following is a topic-wise breakup of the questions.
  • Fill in the blanks – 4 questions
  • Phrase replacement (new type) – 2 questions 
  • Reading comprehension (1 set of 5) – 5 questions
  • Reading comprehension (1 set of 7) – 7 questions
  • Para-jumbles (set of 5) – 5 questions
  • Cloze test – 10 questions 
  • Sentence joining  – 3 questions 
  • Sentence combining (new) – 2 questions 
  • Correct usage (word, new) – 2 questions 


General Awareness

A total of 40 questions were asked in this section. The difficulty level has been pegged at moderate by Oliveboard experts. Following is a topic-wise breakup of the questions.
  • Current Affairs – 12 questions
  • Based on ECGC – 9 questions
  • Static GK – 6 questions
  • Static (Banking/Insurance) – 13 questions 

Computer Knowledge

A total of 40 questions were asked in this section. The difficulty level has been pegged at easy by Oliveboard experts. Following is a topic-wise breakup of the questions.
  • Internet related – 6 questions
  • Computer basic functionality – 4 questions
  • E-mail related – 2 questions
  • Software and protocol based – 1 questions
  • Memory/Storage related – 2 questions
  • Miscellaneous (very basic level) – 5 questions


Hope this helps. All the best!

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