IBPS SO 2015-16 cut off marks and exam analysis

Dear Aspirants,

The IBPS (Institute of Banking Personnel Selection) is slated to conduct this year’s IBPS SO Exam in the month of January, 2017. Although the official notification hasn’t been released by IBPS, it does well to the IBPS SO Exam aspirants to start preparing for the exam well in advance.

One of the most important steps in strategizing your IBPS SO Exam study plan is to analyze the previous years’ question papers, cut offs and marks distribution. This will help you determine the important topics, so you can tailor your preparation plan accordingly.

Therefore, we’re providing you details of IBPS SO 2015-16 cut off marks and the IBPS SO 2015-16 Exam Analysis for the IBPS SO IT Officer 2015-16 and IBPS SO Marketing Officer 2015-16. Before we do that, let’s have a look at the previous year’s IBPS SO exam pattern.

 

Given below is the exam pattern of IBPS Specialist Officer Exam 2015-16:

IBPS SO 2015-16 Exam pattern for Law Officer Scale 1 & Rajbhasha Abhikari Scale 1
Sr. No Name of the section Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 50 120 minutes
2 English Language 25
3 General Awareness 50
4 Professional Knowledge 75
  Total 200

 

IBPS SO 2015-16 Exam pattern for IT Officer Scale 1, Agricultural Field Officer Scale 1, HR/Personnel Officer Scale 1 & Marketing Officer Scale 1
Sr. No Name of the section Marks Duration
1 Reasoning 50 120 minutes
2 English Language 25
3 Quantitative Aptitude 50
4 Professional Knowledge 75
  Total 200

 

IBPS SO Exam 2015–16 cut off marks

Cut offs are the minimum qualifying marks you need to score in order to qualify for the IBPS SO interviews. Here’s the list of IBPS SO 2015-16 cut off marks:

Name of the post

(Scale 1)

SC ST OBC Gen
IT Officer 51 45.2 54.4 57.6
Agricultural Field Officer 28.6 22 33.6 34.2
Rajbhasha Abhikari 37.4 30 39 34.2
Law Officer 40 37.6 43.2 48.4
HR/Personnel Officer 46.6 43.6 49 54.4
Marketing Officer 44.4 36.2 48.4 51

 

IBPS SO Exam 2015-16 Exam Analysis
IBPS SO 2015-16 IT Officer Exam Marks distribution

Analyzing the marks distribution of the previous year’s exam paper, helps you determine which topics are important, so you can focus on them and score better in the upcoming IBPS SO Exam. Given below is the detailed marks distribution of IBPS SO 2015-16 IT Officer Exam:

Name of the section Topic Marks
Reasoning Sitting Arrangements (Linear) 11
Circular Arrangement 6
Matrix Arrangement 6
Syllogism 6
Critical Reasoning 6
Input-output 5
Mathematical inequality 5
Blood relations 3
Directions 2
English Language Reading Comprehension 10
Cloze test 10
Spot the error 10
Parajumbles 5
Sentence correction 5
Fill in the blanks 5
Sentence completion 5
Quantitative Aptitude Comparison of variables 5
Missing number 5
DI (Pie chart + Table) 5
DI (Line graph) 5
DI (Table) 5
DI (Caselets) 5
Data sufficiency 5
Approximation 5
Profit, Loss & Discount 1
Mensuration 1
Time, Speed and Distance 1
Time & Work 1
Boats & Steams 1
Partnership 1
Averages 1
SI/CI 1
Mixture & Alligation 1
Ages 1

 

IBPS SO 2015-16 Marketing Officer Exam Marks distribution

Use the below given IBPS SO 2015-16 Marketing Officer Exam marks distribution details to strategize your IBPS SO 2016-17 exam preparation.

Name of the section Topic Marks
Reasoning Logical Reasoning 10
Syllogism 5
Seating Arrangement (Linear) 5
Seating Arrangement (Inward) 5
Puzzle 5
Inequalities 5
Data sufficiency 5
Input-output 5
Miscellaneous 5
English Language Reading comprehension 15
Cloze test 10
Error spotting 5
Sentence improvement 5
Spelling 5
Fill in the blanks 5
Parajumbles 5
Quantitative Aptitude Arithmetic 20
DI (Table) 5
DI (Pie chart) 5
DI (Line) 5
Quadratic equation 5
Number series 5
Data sufficiency 5

 

Use the above given IBPS SO 2015-16 cut off marks and IBPS SO 2015-16 Exam analysis well to strategize your IBPS SO 2016-17 Exam preparation which will tentatively be held in the month of January, 2017.

 

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