## IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis & Statewise Expected Cutoff

### In this article you will get IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Analysis and statewise expected Cutoff for IBPS CLERK MAINS 2015-16 EXAM

IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2015-16 was conducted on 2nd & 3rd January 2016. Candidates who had cleared the IBPS Clerk Prelim Exam in Dec 2015 were eligible to sit for the IBPS Clerk Mains exam.

We have analysed the exam based on the attempts made by Studycopter’s students and we have presented an overall analysis of the exam, the section-wise analysis of the exam, and the statewise expected cutoff for clerk mains.

#### IBPS Clerk Mains Exam Overall Analysis

Overall, the IBPS Clerk Mains 2015-16 exam was easy to moderate. A good number of attempts in the exam were 135-145. A total of 160 questions were asked on the exam.

#### IBPS Clerk Mains Exam 2015-16 Exam: Subject Wise Cutoff

###### Reasoning: Section Analysis

Overall, the Reasoning section was easy to moderate. A good number of attempts in the exam were 33-38.  Section wise analysis is presented below

• Syllogism – 5
• Coding-Decoding -5
• Data Sufficiency – 3
• Sitting Arrangement – 5
• Puzzle – 5
• Direction – 2
• Inequalities – 5
• Series -5
• Miscellaneous – 5

No question from Circular seating arrangement

###### Numerical Ability: Section Analysis

Overall, the Numerical Ability section was moderate and a good number of attempts in this section were 30-35.

• Number Series – 5
• Data Interpretation –  5
• Simplification – 15
• Trains – 1
• Time and Work – 1
• Ratio & Proportion – 1
• Profit and Loss – 2
• Mixture – 1
• Average – 1
• Ages – 11
• Squares and Rectangles (Mensuration/ 2D-Geometry) – 2
• Number Series – 2
• Boats and Streams – 1

Verbal Ability: Section Analysis

English/ Verbal Ability section was easiest and a well prepared candidate could attempt 33-38 questions easily.

• Parajumbles – 5
• Cloze test – 10
• Spotting Errors – 5
• Sentence Improvement – 5
• Fill in the blanks (dual) – 5
###### General Awareness: Section Analysis

Overall, the GA section was moderate and a well prepared candidate could attempt 25-30 questions.

We will be releasing a separate blog-post with questions asked from the GA section.

Computer Knowledge: Section Analysis

Overall, the Computers section was easy and a well prepared candidate could attempt 30-35 questions in this section.

We will be releasing a separate blog-post with questions asked from the GA section.

#### IBPS CLERK MAINS 2015 Statewise Expected Cutoffs

 STATE Cutoff (General Candidates) ANDHRA PRADESH 132-135 WEST BENGAL 130-133 ODISHA 128-132 KERALA 125-130 BIHAR 125-130 UTTARAKHAND 125-130 JAMMU & KASHMIR 122-127 NEW DELHI 122-127 CHANDIGARH 120-125 RAJASTHAN 120-126 JHARKHAND 119-123 MADHYA PRADESH 119-124 CHHATTISGARH 118-121 HARYANA 118-122 TELENGANA 118-123 HIMACHAL PRADESH 115-118 PUNJAB 114-117 UTTAR PRADESH 115-118 ASSAM 105-108 TAMIL NADU 102-105 MAHARASHTRA 91-93 GUJARAT 89-92 ANDAMAN & NICOBAR 83-86 ARUNACHAL PRADESH 82-85 DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI NA 84-86 DAMAN & DIU 84-87 GOA 89-92 KARNATAKA 92-96
##### Do note that due to the recent decision by the Government to abolish interviews, the cutoffs could be higher than expected by the general population.

Do let us know how your exam went along with how many questions you attempted in comments section below. If you have any queries regarding cutoffs, do let us know.  We would be more than happy top answer them