ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis : Shift 1, Exam Review, Good Attempts & Expected Cut Off

The Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Finally conducted the ECGC PO examination today on 14 March 2021. Candidates who appeared for this examination are keenly waiting to get an overview of the examination, the difficulty level, and the questions asked. That is why in this article we will be Discussing the ECGC PO Exam Analysis 2021 in detail. The overall exam was Moderate but lengthy. Quant and Reasoning both the sections were time-consuming.

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Pattern

The ECGC PO exam will consist of two stages:

  • Objective-type questions and descriptive test.
  • Interview


ECGC PO  2021 Objective Paper

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability 50 50 40 minutes
English Language 40 40 30 minutes
Computer Knowledge 20 20 10 minutes
General Awareness 40 40 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 40 minutes
Total 200 200 140

ECGC PO 2021 Descriptive Paper 

Essay Writing 1 20 40 Minutes for both questions
Precise Writing 1 20

Note: There will be a negative marking for 0.25 marks for every wrong answer in the objective-type questions.

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis

Today, in this article we will be providing you the analysis of the exam collected by our team from the students who have appeared in the ECGC PO Exam 2021. As per the review from the students, the overall difficulty level of the exam remained moderate and lengthy.

ECGC PO Exam Analysis 2021: Good Attempts

After analyzing the overall difficulty level of the examination and the review received from the students let us now take a look at the good attempts and the difficulty level of each section.

English Language 22-25
Reasoning 23-26
Quantitative Aptitude 24-28
Computer Knowledge 12-15
General Awareness 23-27
TOTAL 104-121

Watch the live discussion of the ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis 2021 on the official YouTube channel where our experts will be discussing the exam review directly with the candidates who appeared for the examination and give you an accurate ECGC PO 2021analysis of today’s examination i.e. for the 14th March  2021.


ECGC PO Section Wise Exam Analysis

There were a total of 5 sections and a descriptive paper in the ECGC PO Examination 2021. Candidates were given won 40 minutes for the objective paper and 40 minutes for the directive paper. Now let us look at the section-wise exam analysis of ECGC PO 2021 

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis for English Language

The English section was moderate. the questions from 3 Reading comprehensions, matching the columns, phrase replacement, Sentence Rearrangement were asked. And this year, many questions were related to Covid-19. Topic Questions Level
1. Reading Comprehension: 3 RCs Asked: Topics were Small Satellites Based, Messaging 15 Q Moderate
2. Connectors/Starters 4 Q Moderate
3. Cloze Test 5 Q Moderate
4. Para jumbled (Single Sentence)  6 Q Moderate
5. Phrase Replacement  5 Q Moderate
6. Match the Column  5 Q Moderate
Total 40 Q Moderate

ECGC PO 2021 Reasoning Exam Analysis

The questions were asked from Blood relation, Chinese Coding decoding, and Syllogism, etc. that’s why this section was moderate but because of the puzzles, we can say that this section was lengthy. So overall ECGC PO Exam Analysis reasoning section was moderate but lengthy. Topic Questions Level
1. Puzzle & Seating Arrangement: 4 to 5 based on Circular Arrangement, Linear Arrangement, Floor-Based, Day-Based, Month-Based, etc.  20 Q Moderate
2. Blood Relation (Family-Based) 4 Q Moderate
3. Input-Output 5 Q Moderate
4. Data Sufficiency 2 Q Easy
5. Syllogism 5 Q Easy
6. Alpha-Numeric Series 2 Q Moderate
7. Logical Reasoning 7 Q Moderate
8. Coding-Decoding 5 Q Moderate
Total 50 Q Moderate

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis of Quantitative Aptitude

As per ECGC PO Exam Analysis of Quantitative Aptitude – The quantitative Aptitude section was also moderate but lengthy. According to many students, the calculation part was lengthy. This section consisted of four Data interpretations i.e. Caselet DI, Bar Graph, Line Graph, and Tabular DI. There were the questions of the Missing series, Quadratic Equations, and the rest of the questions were asked from arithmetic. Topic Questions Level
1. 3 Data Interpretation | 1 Tabular, 1 Pie Chart, 1 Line Graph 15 Q Moderate
2. Casellet DI 5 Q Moderate
3. Quadratic Equation 5 Q Easy
4. Simplification 5 Q Easy
5. Missing Series 5 Q Easy
6. Arithmetic Problems 15 Q Moderate
Total 50Q Moderate

ECGC PO Exam Analysis: Computer Knowledge

The Computer Section in ECGC PO 2021 Shift 1 was easy. Basic & Fundamental Questions related to Computers were asked. Question were from Input-Output Device, Hardware-Software, Networking, RAM, ROM, Virtual Memory related questions were asked.

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis of General Awareness

General Awareness Overall the General Awareness section in ECGC PO 2021 Shift 1 was Moderate. This section was mainly dominated by current affairs only. Few questions were asked from Banking & Static Awareness. Some questions were from March 2020, some from December 2020 & some from February 2021. 2-3 Questions related to ECGC were also asked.

Authorized Capital in ECGC?
Regulator Capital of ECGC?
National Youth Day?
Old Name of SBI?
CAG of India (Name)?
2 Questions on Books & Authors?
Question on BitCoin?
Question on Brahmos Missile?
Golden Globe Awards?
1 Question on GI Tag?
1 Question on PMJJBY?

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis: Descriptive Exam

This section was moderate. Out of 2 Essays & 2 Precis, only 1 was to be attempted by the aspirant. The Word limit for the essay was 150 Words while it was only 100 words for Precis.

The topics for the essay were:

a) Impact of Covid 19 on Aviation Sector.

b) Importance of Mental Health

The Theme of Precis was:

a) Binge-Watching

b) Hike on Salaries due to Covid 19

ECGC PO 2021 Exam Analysis: Video Analysis

ECGC PO Exam Analysis Final Overview

Sections No. Of Questions No. Of Marks Good Attempts
English 40 40 22-25
Reasoning 50 50 23-26
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 24-28
Computer Knowledge 20 20 12-15
General Awareness 40 40 23-27
Overall 200 200 104-121


ECGC PO Exam Review : Frequently Asked Questions:

Q. How was the overall ECGC PO 2021 exam?

Ans. The overall ECGC PO 2021 exam was moderate and lengthy.

Q. Which was the most difficult section of ECGC PO 2021 exam?

Ans. The reasoning and Quantitative aptitude section were comparatively difficult as they were lengthy.

Q. What is the overall good attempt in ECGC PO 2021 Exam in 1st Shift?

Ans. The overall good attempt in ECGC PO 2021 Exam in 1st Shift is 104-121.

Q. How was the General Awareness Section of ECGC PO 2021 exam?

Ans. The General Awareness Section of ECGC PO 2021 exam was moderate.

Q. What are the topics that are asked in ECGC PO 2021 descriptive exam?

Ans. The topics that are asked in ECGC PO 2021 descriptive exam are Impact of Covid 19 on Aviation Sector, Importance of Mental Health. The Theme of Precis were- Binge-Watching and Hike on Salaries due to Covid 19.

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