ESE IES 2022 Electrical Paper Analysis: 20th Feb Review, Difficulty Level, Good Attempts

By Mona Kumari|Updated : February 20th, 2022

ESE IES Electrical Engineering Paper Analysis 20 February 2022: Candidates who took the UPSC ESE 2022 test can review the detailed Prelims exam analysis for Electrical Engineering Paper-II. The UPSC ESE EE Prelims exam analysis for 20th February 2022 will be provided here with all the details.

BYJU'S Exam Prep is doing the ESE Prelims analysis to offer you a thorough understanding of the key highlights of the Electrical Engineering 2022 ESE paper as well as an idea of the expected cutoff of the tests.

The UPSC ESE Exam analysis 2022 can assist students in learning more about the question paper level. It contains the types of questions asked, the difficulty level, exam pattern, and current trends of questions asked, all of which will be useful for students who will be taking exams in the future.

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ESE IES Electrical Engineering Exam Pattern

ESE EE 2022Paper 1Paper 2
SubjectsGeneral Studies and Engineering DisciplineTechnical Paper -  Electrical Engineering 
Shift Timings10 am to 12 pm2 pm to 5 pm
Mode of ExaminationOfflineOffline
Total No. of Questions100150
Total Marks200300
Exam Duration2 hours3 hours
Negative Marking1/3rd of total marks1/3rd of total marks
Difficulty Level Moderate to difficult  Moderate to Difficult

ESE IES Prelims Electrical Paper 2022: Highlights

  • Paper for Electrical Engineering was Moderately Difficult.
  • The level of questions was easier in comparison to last year’s paper. Check for UPSC IES EE Syllabus.
  • Overall Paper 1 & 2 was easy, the cut off will be high.
  • Zero questions in Digital electronics
  • Less number of questions in EMFT & microprocessor
  • Engineering Mathematics was Difficult
  • 6 statement type questions
  • More theoretical questions as compared to numerical questions
  • No match the following questions
  • Good attempts: 90 - 100 questions

ESE Electrical Paper II Analysis 20th February 2022

SubjectNo. of QuestionsDifficulty Level
Digital Electronics0 
Communication Systems11Moderate
Power Electronics13Difficult
Basic Electronics Engineering8Easy
Electromagnetic Fields2Moderate
Power Systems11Easy
Electrical Machines13Difficult
Materials Science13Difficult
Control Systems12Moderate
Signals and Systems12Moderate
Analog Electronics8Moderate
Computer Fundamentals11Moderate
Engineering Mathematics12Difficult
Moderate to Difficult
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ESE EE Prelims Expected Cut off

  • As Per Analysis the Expected Cut off for ESE IES Prelims Paper 2 Electrical Engineering will be provided soon.

IES EE Prelims Answer Key 2022

The commission will post the ESE 2022 Prelims Paper II Electrical Engineering Answer Keys on the official website following the announcement of the final results. Candidates can review the ESE 2022 answer key provided by BYJU'S Exam Prep in the section below.

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  • ESE Exam analysis for Electrical is very important because it will help students in their future strategy for preparation for Mains & Interview.

  • The ESE 2022 for Electrical Paper analysis 2022 gives you a trend of the exam and questions asked in the exam.

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