The Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd is going to conduct the PSPCL Exam from 18th December 2019 to 4th January 2020 to recruit for 1798 vacancies for the posts of Lower Division Clerk, Junior Engineer-electrical and civil, Revenue Accountant and others. This PSPCL Exam Analysis will provide for the candidates with a detailed review of the PSPCL Question Papers, the questions asked, the good attempts and the difficulty level of the exam and many more. The PSPCL Recruitment 2019-20 will shortlist candidates on merit basis and after crossing the cut-off declared by the exam conducting authority.

  • As per the PSPCL Notification 2019-20,the exam will be conducted in multiple shifts from 18th December 2019 
  • The aspirants will be able to download the PSPCL Admit Card 2020 till the exam date
  • The new aspirants who are willing to appear for the exam next year should go through the PSPCL Syllabus first
  • This PSPCL Exam Analysis will provide the candidates with a gist of informations that will help them fetch some more marks and help in last moment preparations
  • Solving the PSPCL Previous Year Question Papers will help the candidates to increase speed and accuracy on the day of the exam

PSPCL Exam Analysis 2019

The PSPCL Exam will be testing the candidates on General Awareness, General English, Numerical Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Computer Knowledge, etc. The section-wise and subject-wise analysis will be updated as soon as the exam is conducted.Read the complete article as this article will provide the candidates with the section-wise analysis which will help the candidates on what to expect and whatnot.

PSPCL Exam Analysis 2019

Here are the list of questions and exam review for PSPCL LDC Exam 2019.

  1. grand Central Terminal, Park Avenue, New York is the world's _____? (Largest Railway Station
  2. Entomology is the science that studies _____ (Insects)
  3. Eritrea, which became the 182nd member of the UN in 1993, is in the continent of ____ (Africa)
  4. Garampani sanctuary is located at ____ (Diphu, Assam)
  5. For which of the following disciplines in Nobel Prize awarded? (All of the Above- Physics & Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature Peace & Economics)
  6. Hitler Party which came into power in 1993 is known as ____ (Nazi Party)
  7. In which year of First World War Germany declared war on Russia and France? (1914)
  8. ICAO stands for ___ (International Civil Aviation Organization)
  9. India's first Technicolour film _____ in the early 1950s was produced by _____  ("Jhansi Ki Rani", "Sohrab Modi")
  10. India is the largest deposits of _____ in the world (Mica)

GK Questions

  1. How many Lok Sabha seats belong to Rajasthan? (25)
  2. India's first Satellite is named after ____ (Aryabhatta)
  3. India's first Atomic reactor was ____ (Apsara)
  4. In which year, terrorists crash two planes into New York's World Trade Centre on September 11 in a sequence of destruction? (2001)
  5. India's first ocean wave's energy project was launched in ___ (1991)
  6. In which of the following year's, the membership of the Security Council was increased from 11 to 15 (under Article 23) (1965)
  7. India's tallest stone statue of the Jain sage Gomateshwara is at ____ (Sravanabelagola, Karnataka)
  8. In 1945, fifty nations met to phrase the basic charter for a world organization which would "save succeeding generations from the scourge of war". This conference took place at ___ (San Francisco)
  9. In a normal human body, the total number of red blood cells is _____ (30 trillion)
  10. INS Venduruthy is located at _____ (Kochi)

Reasoning Questions

  1. Ina certain language, MADRAS is coded as NBESBT, how is BOMBAY coded in that language? (CPNCBZ)
  2. Mirror Image Question - 1
  3. Arrange the words in the sequence in which they appear in the Dictionary (i) Accuse, (ii) Accustom, (iii) Accumulation, (iv) Accompany (iv, iii, i, ii)
  4. Select the related word for "Jewellery: Gold :: Furniture : ____ (Wood)
  5. Joly: Delight :: Gloomy : ______ (Dull)
  6. Find the unknown number 
2 9
? 28


Important Questions

  1. How many bytes are equal to one Kilobyte? (1024)
  2. Which converts assembly language into machine language? (Assembler)
  3. Inventor of WWW is _____ (Tim Berners Lee)
  4. The set of instructions which tells a computer what to do is called ____ (Program)
  5. The _____ Control communications for the entire computer system (Motherboard)
  6. ____ is the Process of dividing the disk into tracks and sectors (Formating)
  7. OCR Stands for ___ (Optical Character Recognition)
  8. Which of the following is not an input device? (Monitor)

PSPCL Exam Pattern for Junior Engineer 2019

The PSPCL Exam has a definite exam pattern for Junior Engineering Exam.The exam pattern for Junior Engineer is as follows-

Sections No. of questions Maximum Marks
1 Professional Course 70 70
2 General Knowledge 10 10
3 English 10 10
4 Reasoning 10 10
Total ------- 100 100

PSPCL Exam Patter for Typists/Lower Division Clerk and other vacancies

The table below represents the number of questions asked from every section of the PSPCL Syllabus and 

Sections No. Of Questions No. of Questions
1 General Awareness(Static+Current Affairs+General Knowledge) 20

Time Duration

2 hours

2 Logical Reasoning 25
3 Numerical Aptitude 25
4 General English 20
5 Basic Computer Knowledge 10
Total ----- Total

PSPCL Cut-offs(Category-Wise)

All the candidates will be updated with the new PSPCL Cut-offs as soon as the PSPCL exam gets over and the cut-off is released on the Official Website of PSPCL.

PSPCL Preparation

PSPCL Important Topics(Section-wise)

Reading according to the PSPCL syllabus is crucial for the exam appearing candidates.Focusing on the important topics will help the candidates to fetch more marks and increase their chances of selection.The tables below will give you an idea of all important topics that have been asked in the PSPCL Exam 

PSPCL Important Topics of General English Section

All the significant topics under General English Section are as follows-

Idioms & Phrases Synonyms
Antonyms Prefix,Suffix
Sentence Correction Error Detection
Fill up the gaps Verb
Tenses Error Correction
Adverb Subject-Verb Agreement
Articles Vocabulary etc.

PSPCL Important Topics of General Awareness Section 

The General Awareness Section consists of Static,General Knowledge and Current Affairs Topics mostly.The most important topics in this section are as follows.Questions that come from this section are moderate to difficult level.

Current Affairs General Science
Books & Authors Abbreviation
Awards Geography
International & National Organisation General Knowledge
History Budget
Indian Economy Environment

PSPCL Important Topics of Numerical Aptitude Section

This section of the syllabus needs the most focus.Most of the questions that come from this section are more of moderate to difficult.The important topics that come under Numerical Aptitude Section are as follows-

Simplification & Approximation Area,Time & Work Permutation & Combination
Time & Distance Problem on Trains Probability
LCM & HCF Odd one out Indices & Surds
Profit & Loss Races and Games Problems on numbers
Simple Interest Percentage Numbers and Ages
Compound Interest Average Mixture and Allegation
Simple Equation Ratio & Proportion Boats and Stream
Quadratic Equation Pipes & Cistern Mensuration; Data Interpretation

PSPCL Important Topics for Logical Reasoning Section

The Puzzles,Sitting Arrangement and Number Series are comparatively easier if paractised properly.The table below provides the candidates with all the important topics that come in the PSPCL Question Paper.

Puzzles & Sitting Arrangement Inequality
Coding,Decoding Data Sufficiency
Arithmetic Reasoning Problem Solving
Verbal and figure classification Number Series
Concepts Space Visualisation
Relationships Discrimination
Decision Making Analytical Reasoning

PSPCL Important Topics for Computer Knowledge Section

The computer Knowledge section covers basic informations about computer.The exam appearing candidates should learn about the terminologies,history and evolution of computer.The important topics that come in the PSPCL Exam are as follow-

  • Computer Abbreviation
  • History of Computer
  • Basics of Computer
  • Usage
  • MSOffice,MS Word,MS Excel
  • Internet
  • Computer Networking
  • Typing

PSPCL Important Topics for Electrical Engineering Section

All the aspirants who applied for the Junior Engineering should go through the following topics-

DC Circuits Transformers DC Machines
Electro Magnetics AC and DC Machines Transformers
AC Circuits Semi Conductor Diode Induction Machine
DC Circuits Transistors Synchronous Machines
Electrical Circuits and system Power Supplies Electronic and Electrical Technology
Classification of materials Elecrical and Electronic Engineering Basic concepts
Active and Passive Components Basic Electromagnetic Laws AC Fundamentals
AC Fundamentals Measuring Instruments Electrical Machines

PSPCL Preparation Tips

The serious aspirants should follow these preparation tips in the last days of preparation-

  • The candidates should make a significant number of revisions before going to sit for the exam
  • Candidates should remain stress-free or it might impact their performance on the exam day
  • Practising enough Test Papers will give the candidates an edge over the candidates who did not practise much test papers


How do I prepare for the PSPCL Exam?

Follow these steps to prepare for the PSPCL Exam

  • Attempt Multiple Mock Tests
  • Go through the Previous Year Question Papers
  • Check our Best Books for PSPCL Exam Preparation
  • Practice the Important Topics thoroughly

What are the Best Books for PSPCL Preparation?

Go through the following PSPCL Exam Preparation Books

  • For PSPCL LDC/Typist - PSPCL Lower Division Clerks ( LDC ) & Typist Exam Books 2018  by V.V.Subburaj

Check the Subject-wise PSPCL Preparation Books given in this post.

What kind of questions are asked in the GK section of the PSPCL Exam?

Go through the following Important Topics in the General Knowledge section of the PSPCL Online Test

  • Current Affairs
  • General Science
  • Abbreviations
  • Awards
  • Static G.K
  • Geography

What are the PSPCL important topics for Numerical Aptitude?

The following topics are asked frequently in the PSPCL Numerical Aptitude section

  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Time and Distance
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Simple Equations
  • Quadratic Equations

What are the important topics in the PSPCL English Section?

Important Topics for the PSPCL English Section are as follows

  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence Correction
  • Error Detection
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Error correction

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What is the PSPCL LDC Exam Date 2019?

The PSPCL LDC Exam Date 2019 is December 23, 24, & 30, 2019.

Is the PSPCL Exam 2019 conducted in online mode?

Yes, the first stage of PSPCL Recruitment 2019 is conducted in online mode.

How many shifts are there for PSPCL Exam Dates 2019?

There are two shifts conducted on each day for PSPCL Exam Dates 2019.

What is the PSPCL Exam Timings 2019?

The PSPCL Exam Timings are shift 1= 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and Shift 2= 02:30 PM - 04:30 PM.

When will the PSPCL Result be declared?

The PSPCL Result 2019 will be released in the last week of January 2020.