BOM PO Exam Analysis, Expected Cut off 2016

BOM PO Exam Analysis

BOM PO Exam Analysis: The Bank of Maharashtra conducted the recruitment examination for 500 vacancies for the post of  Probationary Officer in Junior Management Grade/ Scale-I today. A considerably large number of candidates applied for the written examination due to the vacancies offered. Here, we are providing an in-depth exam review, level of difficulty of each section as well as expected BOM PO Cut-off 2016.

Candidates who’ve appeared for the examination should really ponder over each section of this exam analysis and understand where they stand.


BOM PO Exam Analysis 2016

The Bank of Maharashtra Written Examination for the post of Probationary Officer was conducted today. After qualifying this level, the candidates will be shortlisted for GD/ Interview Round.

Let us have a look at the exam pattern before we go any deeper in the BOM PO Exam Analysis for this year.

 Section Name  Questions  Marks
 Quantitative Aptitude  50  50
 Reasoning Ability  50  50
 English Language  50  50
 General Awareness  50  50
 Total  200  200

A total number of 200 questions were asked to solve in a time limit of 2 Hours (120 Minutes). Now, talking about the exam review, the overall difficulty level of BOM PO Recruitment Examination was Moderate. Most sections were challenging, with a number of highly confusing questions.

BOM PO Exam Analysis for Reasoning Ability  

The Reasoning Section had a number of mixed bag questions, ranging from Easy to Moderate Difficulty Level. The number of questions per topic were as follows.

Name of the Topic No. of Qs
Analogy 3
Odd Man Out 3
Coding Decoding 4
Series 8
Blood Relationships 2
Alphabet/ Dictionary 5
Syllogism 5
Statements Assumptions 5
Statements Conclusions 5
Statements – Course of Action 5
Data Sufficiency 5

Questions based on Series, Syllogism and Statements dominated the section of reasoning ability in BOM PO 2016 Examination.

BOM PO Exam Analysis for Quantitative Aptitude

The Quant Section was quite Moderate, with a number of questions which were challenging and quite calculative. The number of questions per topic were as follows.

Name of the Topic No. of Qs
Number Systems 2
Ratio And Proportion 2
Profit And Loss 2
Time And Work 1
Time And Distance 1
Mensuration 2
P&C 2
Series (Alphanumeric) 5
Coding Decoding 4
Number Series 4
Data Sufficiency 5
Data Interpretation
Bar Charts 5
Tables 5
Pie Charts 5
Line Graphs (X-Y Charts) 5

BOM PO Exam Analysis for English Language

Similar to Reasoning Section. the English Section of BOM PO Examination also had questions from Easy to Moderate Difficulty Level. The number of questions per topic were as follows.

Name of the Topic No. of Qs
Idioms And Phrases 5
One Word Subsitution 5
Jumbled S 5
Fill In The Blanks(Single/Dual) 5
Spotting the Errors 5
Cloze Tests 5
Inappropriate Usage Of Words 5
Sentence Improvement 5
ReadingComprehension 10


BOM PO Exam Analysis for General Awareness

The General Awareness section had a Moderate Difficulty Level. The number of questions per topic were as follows.

Name of the Topic No. of Qs
Static Affairs 13
Subject wise Knowledge 12
Current Events 10
Banking /Financial Awareness 15

We hope this sectional BOM PO Exam Analysis helps you understand your performance in a better way.


BOM PO Expected Cut-off 2016

Based on the number of vacancies, competition level among the candidates and the level of the written examination, the expected cutoff marks for BOM PO 2016 Examination is as follows.

Expected Cutoff
English Reasoning GK Quant Expected Cutoff
UR 11-13 13-15 14-16 10-12 92-97
OBC 10-11 13-15 12-13 10-12 87-93
SC 9-10 9-10 10-11 9-10 78-83
ST 8-9 9-10 8-9 8-9 70-75

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    • It is a prediction based on many aspects like previous year exam selection, Exam paper difficulty level, number of aspirants etc…

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