Press Trust of India|Oct 17, 2021
IBPS RRB 2020 Live Updates - Exam Analysis (Shift 1, 2, 3, 4), Answer Keys Available
NEW DELHI - Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection has concluded the IBPS RRB 2020 exam today for Group A Officers (Scale-I). The prelims IBPS RRB exam was online. Here we have provided exam analysis of IBPS RRB exam 2020 for all four shifts. The RRB prelims answer key will also be made available here.
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IBPS RRB Exam - Highlights
Conducting body - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection
IBPS RRB full form - Institute of Banking Personnel Selection Regional Rural Bank
IBPS RRB notification 2020 - Click Here
IBPS RRB official website - ibpsonline.ibps.in
RRB Prelims exam date - September 12
Exam duration - 45 minutes
IBPS RRB 2020 exam mode - online
RRB exam expert analysis says that candidates who have answered 60 + questions in the exam will have a good chance of clearing the prelims exam. Candidates who have answered 70 questions correctly will qualify for the IBPS RRB mains exam 2020
The IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam analysis is provided here. Candidates can check this page for the IBPS RRB answer key which will be available soon.
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Candidates who have appeared for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam today can check here the live updates. They can also see the RRB prelim exam analysis for all shifts here. The IBPS RRB answer key will also be provided here. Stay updated with the IBPS RRB exam on this page.
IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims Shift 4 Exam Analysis
IBPS RRB 2020 Officer scale - I prelims exam (Shift IV) ended successfully. As per the feedback by students from IBPS RRB 2020 exam centre, there were 4 questions from puzzles, 5 questions from inequality in the reasoning section. The questions from inequality are quite easy. Most of the questions formed part of the IBPS RRB syllabus In this shift, there were no questions from blood relations. The table below explains the questions asked from each section. This questions may be different according to the series.
Order and Ranking
Coding and Decoding
Talking about quantitative aptitude in IBPS RRB 2020 exam, there were 12 - 15 questions from data interpretation. The questions from inequality and number-series are easy. In this shift, questions from word problems were moderate level.
Table Based Questions
Graph Based Questions
As per the feedback from experts, the questions asked in the IVth shift of IBPS RRB 2020 recruitment exam are easy to moderate in this shift. We can say the good attempts were 28-30 and 30-35 in quantitative aptitude and reasoning ability respectively.As per the feedback by students, the overall good attempt is 65-70 questions in shift IV.
IBPS RRB Prelims Exam analysis for Slot 3 - Questions moderate to easy
The third shift of IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims just ended. As per the feedback from the students and the exam analysis for IBPS RRB 2020, there were 5 questions from syllogism and puzzle questions were increased to 6-8 in the third shift.The reasoning can be levelled as easy to moderate that is the same as shift - I and shift - II
Talking about the Quantitative Aptitude section of shift - III, there were four questions from data sufficiency and 5 questions from Data Interpretation. The good attempts in quantitative aptitude is 30-32. The questions were easy to moderate in this section
Exam Analysis of IBPS RRB Prelims 2020 - Delay in the exam due to sanitisation
The exam for the third shift has concluded. According to the candidates who appeared for the IBPS RRB prelims exam. There is a delay in examination timing in each shift. There was a delay of 15 minutes to 30 minutes for proper sanitization at the time of the commencement of the exam for the third shift. As per the feedback by candidates, they had to wait for the sanitization process to complete even after entering the examination hall.
IBPS RRB Prelims Exam Analysis 2020 for Second Slot
According to the exam analysis for IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam for second shift, there were five questions from Syllogism, while in the firs shift there were no questions from this section. Most of the questions that have eben asked in the exam are from the IBPS RRB syllabus.
IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam- Slot 2 - Mathematics - Moderately difficult
|Topics||Number of questions asked|
|Number Series||5 Questions|
IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam- Slot 2 Reasoning - Easy
|Topics||Number of questions asked|
|Puzzle and seating arrangement||4|
IBPS RRB Exam Analysis for Slot 2 - Check here
As per the feedback we got from students, both the reasoning and quantitative aptitude section were of easy to moderate level in the slot 2 of IBPS RRB 2020. The good attempts for this shift are also 30-35 and 28-32 in reasoning and quantitative aptitude respectively. One problem that most of the candidates faced is that the questions in both the Hindi and English language are on the same page so they have had to scroll for the questions in the IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam. This was a little time consuming for aspirants. The overall good attempts for the Shift - II is near about 65-70 questions.
IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims Exam - Candidates with different surname on Id proof and admit card not allowed to appear for the exam.
Some of the candidates whose name on the IBPS RRB admit card 2020 did not match with that on the identity proof , they were asked to bring an affidavit for the same. Since such candidates did not carry an affidavit with them, they were not allowed to appear for the exam. In case of misspelled or wrong name, candidates are not allowed without affidavit.
Those who are going to appear for the exam in the remaining shifts, they must keep this in mind if they do not want to lose an opportunity to appear for the entrance exam.
IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims Exam - Late comers were not allowed to appear for the exam
At certain exam centres it was observed that there were certain candidates who had come late for the entrance exam. Such candidates were not allowed to appear for the IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims Exam for Officer (Scale 1). Those who have the exam in the remaining shifts they must ensure that they reach the test centre at least 15 minutes before the reporting time as there are mandatory guidelines and instructions that need to be followed by the candidates before they enter the exam hall.
IBPS RRB Prelims 2020 for Officer Scale 1
Soon after the conclusion of Shift 1 of IBPS RRB Prelims 2020 exam, the exam centre was sanitised and candidates were seen arriving for the second slot. The same process was followed for guiding the examinees to the test centre as was done in the first shift. All the candidates who came and appeared for the exam in the second shift of the exam, they found that their were proper arrangements that were made at the test, keeping in mind the health and safety of the candidates due to the prevailing conditions that have been caused because of novel corona virus
IBPS RRB 2020 Officers Scale 1 Prelims Exam- Reason Section Analysis
Talking about the Reasoning Ability Section of the first shift of IBPS RRB 2020 Officers Scale 1 Prelims Exam , there were 10 questions from the Seating arrangement, 5 questions from Coding-decoding, in the puzzle box there were 10 questions, 5 questions from inequality and 5 and 7 questions from Blood Relation and Miscellaneous respectively. As per the experts, the questions were easy in reasoning ability questions. Candidates who solved 30-32 questions in IBPS RRB 2020 Officers Scale 1 Prelims Exam with accuracy, they can start preparing for IBPS RRB mains exam. In the seating arrangements, questions were based on following arrangements such as square seating arrangement , linear north facing and south in one line.
IBPS RRB Prelims 2020 Exam Analysis for Shift 1 - Check what is a good score in each section
Those who have appeared for the IBPS RRB prelims 2020 exam, they can check the table that is given below to know what could be the good score for them to qualify for the entrance exam.
IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Exam Analysis for Prelims- Quantitative Aptitude
|Topics||Number of Questions Asked|
|Quantity 1 and Quantity 2||10|
|DI Pie Chart and table||5|
IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 Exam Analysis for Prelims- Reasoning ability
|Topics||Number of questions asked|
|Seating arrangement north facing||5|
Apart from few, most of the candidates found the reasoning section as easy
IBPS RRB 2020 Shift 1 Exam Analysis- Type of questions asked
There were 10 questions that were asked in the data interpretation section, in the word problems there were 15 questions, for number series there were five questions, there were five questions related to the inequality. According to IBPS RRB 2020 Shift 1 exam analysis, some of the experts are of the view that the overall the exam was relatively okay and if the candidates have attempted 70 questions correctly then they can confidently sai their way to the mains exam
IBPS RRB Shift 1 Exam Analysis 1 for Officers Scale 1- 60 plus is a good score
According to the students who appeared for the entrance some of the options of the questions that were asked in the entrance exam were confusing.
According to the experts, candidates who have answered correctly at least 60 plus questions in the IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam for Officers Scale 1, they have a good chance of qualifying for the mains exam.
Hence those candidates who are yet to appear for the exam in the next slot, they can take a sigh of relief as the exam was only moderately difficult and not very taxing for the candidates.
IBPS RRB Shift 1 Analysis 2020 for the prelims exam of Officer Scale 1
Check the analysis of Shift 1 of IBPS RRB 2020 prelims exam in the table that has been below:
|Name of the test||Number of questions||Total marks for each test||Difficulty Level|
|Numerical ability||40||40||Difficult and time consuming|
Overall the paper was relatively balanced and the detailed analysis will soon follow.
IBPS RRB 2020 Prelims Exam for Officer Scale 1- Post Exam measures
Soon after the conclusion of the prelims exam of the IBPS RRB for Officer Scale 1, candidates have been strictly instructed that they have to move out of the examination hall in an orderly manner. Strict action will be taken against those who violate any of the guidelines which have been laid down by IBPS in order to combat COVID 19.
Candidates will have to leave the examination hall only after the invigilator asks them to do. Before that they will not be allowed to leave the hall.
Rough sheet, ID proof and call letter management
At the test centre of the prelims exam of IBPS RRB 2020 for the Group Officers Scale 1, candidates will be provided rough sheets.
- The rough sheets will be kept at the desk of the candidates and no one will be given any extra sheet
- Guidelines have been laid down with regard to the dropping of the call letter along with the ID proof at the test centre. Boxes have been kept and candidates are required to drop the same in the boxes.
- Also those who are appearing for the exam, they need to drop the rough sheets also in a separate box.
Registration of the candidate at the test centre of IBPS RRB 2020
It is being seen that the candidates who have arrived at the test centre of IBPS RRB for appearing in the prelims exam, they are getting themselves registered. The process of registration is mentioned below:
- Photo of the candidate will be captured
- The photograph of the candidate will be taken in standing mode
- It is at this time that the candidate who is appearing for the prelims exam of Officers Scale 1 of IBPS RRB that the candidate will be told about the seat number.
Instructions for candidates who are arriving at IBPS RRB 2020 exam centre
Aiming to combat corona virus, IBPS has laid down strict guidelines with regard to social distancing to be followed at the test centre. Some of the instructions that are mentioned include.
- Safe distance has to be maintained between two candidates
- Those appearing for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam for Officer Scale 1, they must ensure that they stand in a row while seeking entry inside the exam centre
- Candidates are not permitted to share any personal belonging or material with anyone at the test centre.
Check list of item that are allowed to be carried to the test centre of IBPS RRB 2020
Due to the prevailing conditions that have been caused due to the novel corona virus, candidates who are appearing for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam for Officers (Scale 1), they are allowed to carry with them the following items inside the examination hall.
- Mask (mandatory to wear masks)
- Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml)
- Personal transparent water bottle
- A simple pen
- Exam related documents
Know the exam pattern of IBPS RRB 2020
Those who are appearing for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam, they can check the exam pattern for the same. There will be a total of 80 questions which the candidates will have to answer in 45 minutes.
|Name of the section||Total Number of questions asked in each section||Maximum marks||Duration of the exam|
Documents to be carried to the test centre along with IBPS RRB admit card 2020
Candidates who are appearing for the IBPS RRB 2020 exam they must carry with them the admit card as well as other valid photo identity proof. Among the documents which the candidates need to carry for identity proof are:
- Call Letter
- Admit Card
- ID card in Original
- Photocopy of ID Card
Candidates are required to staple the IBPS RRB exam admit card/ call letter along with the photocopy of the photo ID.
Reporting time at the test centre of IBPS RRB 2020 exam for Officer Scale-I
Candidates must ensure that they reach the test centre at least 15 minutes before the reporting time that has been mentioned on the IBPS RRB admit card. According to the guidelines of the IBPS RRB Exam for for Officer Scale, entry to the test centre will be allowed based upon the time slot in which the candidate has the exam. The information about the time slot of the IBPS RRB 2020 exam has been given to the candidates on their registered email address as well as on their mobile number. Any kind of over crowding at the test centre is strictly prohibited.