BARC CS Exam Analysis 2021

BARC CS Exam Analysis 2021

ByAnand Pandey  |  Updated on: Jul 23, 2021
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BARC CS Exam Analysis 2021

BARC exam analysis for computer science will be updated here after the completion of the online exam. Candidates who will be appearing for the BARC CS scientific officer exam will be able to know the topic wise questions with weightage, good attempts as well as expected cut off marks. These inputs of BARC scientific officer paper analysis will further help the candidates appearing in subsequent shifts to prepare well for the exam. 

Meanwhile, you can check out the previous year BARC CS exam analysis that we have provided you here.

BARC CS Previous Year Exam Analysis

Here, you can check out the BARC scientific officer exam analysis 2018 with topic-wise weightage. This will help you to know the type of questions that were asked in the online test for BARC. 

BARC CS 2018 Paper Analysis: Day 1

  • The paper was very less similar to GATE pattern.
  • Many questions faced by students were wrong.
  • 10-15% questions were from GATE previous years.
  • A lot of questions were asked from C, C++, JAVA and Software Engineering.
  • Very few questions appeared from Compiler Design and Digital Logic.
  • One question based on B+ Tree from data structures was wrong.
  • Some Questions were taken from the topics which were not covered in GATE.

BARC CS 2018 Paper Analysis: Day 2

  • The paper was held in two sessions from 10-12 PM and 3-5 PM.
  • The Morning session paper was tough and around 10-11 questions were from out of syllabus.
  • The most of the questions were from the Spanning tree ,graph, equivalence class testing, branch coverage and boundary class partitioning.
  • 2-3 questions was from JAVA subject on semaphores.
  • Mostly questions were similar to GATE CS previous years.
  • One question is from Equation of circle and few basic questions were from CPU scheduling.
  • There were java/c++ oops concept question involving inheritance overloading, detailed questions from Cryptography theoretical, software engineering and testing questions mostly numerical.
  • Graph questions, oops concepts, software engineering was predominant.
  • Some Numerical type questions on the operating system were there.
  • Compiler and TOC questions were easy. Maths was tough. There were very fewer questions on digital logic.
  • Expected Cutoff would be around 120-140 marks.

BARC CS 2018 Paper Analysis: Day 3

  • The paper was expected and many questions were out of context.
  • A lot of questions were asked from JAVA and C++.
  • A very few questions popped from GATE CS previous years.
  • 2-3 questions were from Engineering Mathematics.
  • The paper was lengthy and may aspirants faced time complexity.
  • 1 question from cloud computing and 4 questions from advanced Operating systems and a 2-3 question on practical from computer networks.
  • 7-10 questions from previous years gate. Around 40 unexpected questions like Lamport, FOURIER, cloud computing and twisted questions were asked from the computer network.
  • The questions asked from operating systems, DBMS, Desing and analysis algorithm and data structure was very simple.

Note: Above analysis is based on BYJU'S Exam Prep user's feedback and the actual paper may differ.


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