Bank Of India Specialist Officers (SO) Exam Analysis, Review and Expected Cut Off (10-June-2017)

Dear Readers,

Dear Aspirants, Bank of India Specialist Officers (SO) Recruitment Exam is over, Now it's time for the BOI SO Exam Analysis & Review (10th June 2017) . Many students have appeared for this exam today and this brings them to a step closer in their journey of securing a seat in the merit list. Without wasting any moment, let's get straight to the analysis for which you all are waiting for.

Bank Of India Specialist Officers 2017 exam is a single stage examination with 3 sections  English Language, Financial Management, and General Awareness(with special reference to banking) for a duration of 2 hours. If we talk about the over-all difficulty level of the exam, then we can say that Bank Of India SO Exam was moderate.

Bank Of India Specialist Officers (SO) Exam ANALYSIS (OVER-ALL):

English Language 27-33
Financial Management29-35
General Awareness28-34


This section had 50 questions for 50 marks. The level of English was Easy- Moderate. There were 10 questions from Reading Comprehension and 10 were from cloze test.
Topic of Reading Comprehension -  Online trend of music.
Topic of Cloze Test -  Role of cash in national economy.

TopicNo. of QuestionsLevel
Reading Comprehension 10Moderate
Double Fillers5Easy-Moderate
Cloze Test 10Easy-Moderate
Error Detection10Easy-Moderate
Jumbled Paragraph 5Moderate
Sentence Improvement10Easy-Moderate

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT ( Moderate-Difficult )

This section had 50 questions for 50 marks. The level of Financial Management was Moderate-Difficult. Most of the questions asked were from account section and cost.  Other than this there were some topics from which questions were asked like.
  • Working Capital
  • Debt Ratio
  • Bad Debt
  • Income Tax
  • Capital Budgeting 
  • Current Asset
  • Current Liabilities
  • Cash Flow
  • Fund Flow
  • Partnership  

This section had 50 questions for 50 marks. This section was the one where candidates sought solace as it was relatively easy. Bankersadda's G.K Power Capsule helped students a lot as many questions asked were covered in the capsule already. Most of the questions were from banking and finance (approx. 30-35) and the approx 10-12 questions were from current affairs and approx 5 from static. Overall this section is moderate.

We will share the Questions asked very soon!!!

All the best for upcoming Exams !!!!


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