SEBI Grade A Exam Analysis 2022 Phase 1 (General): 20 February 2022


Read the SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam analysis 2022 with paper-wise difficulty level for SEBI Grade A exam 2022 on February 20, 2022.

The SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam 2022 was held on February 20, 2022. In this article, we will make an in-depth SEBI Grade A Phase 1 2022 exam analysis (General Stream) to understand the difficulty level of the paper.

SEBI Grade A Exam Analysis 2022 Phase 1 (General): 20 February 2022

SEBI Grade A Exam Analysis 2022 Phase 1

We will make a detailed exam analysis for SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam 2022. The exam comprised 2 papers, Paper 1 & Paper 2.

SEBI Grade A Exam Analysis 2022 Phase 1 (General)

Paper 1

Paper 1 comprised 4 subjects. Let us understand the standard of assessment for each subject and the questions asked in the following sections.


TopicNo. of Questions
Reading Comprehension7-8
Para jumbles5
Error Detection4
Word Replacement3
Fill in the Blanks3

The level of assessment was easy.


TopicNo. of Questions
Puzzles (Linear/Circle/Seating Arrangement)12-15
Critical Reasoning2
Forward-Backward Series1
Miscellaneous (Meaningful word, rearrangement, Alphabet sequence)4

Hence, we can determine that the level of difficulty for the Reasoning section was easy to moderate.

Quantitative Aptitude

TopicNo. of Questions
Data Interpretation5
Caselet DI3
Missing Series3
Quadratic Equation2
Arithmetic Word Problems8-10

Therefore, the level of assessment for Quantitative Aptitude was easy to moderate.

General Awareness

The questions asked in the GA section were easy to moderate. Some topics on which questions were asked are:

  • Economic survey
  • Government schemes
  • Current Affairs (Sports)
  • Important Days of the year
  • Henley Passport Index
  • Questions related to SEBI updates

Overall Analysis of Paper 1

Take a look at the overall standard of assessment of SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Paper 1.

SubjectLevel of Assessment
EnglishVery easy
ReasoningEasy to moderate
Quantitative AptitudeEasy to moderate
General AwarenessModerate

Paper 2

Let us now review the SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Paper 2.

Type of Questions Asked

Now, let us look at some of the topics on which questions were asked in SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam Paper 2 (General Stream). However, before we begin, please note, questions were mostly conceptual in nature.

  • Section 47
  • Companies Act (5-6 questions)
  • Costing
  • Six Sigma model
  • KAIZEN Model
  • Budgeting
  • Functions of Management
  • Non-Banking Financial Company (NBFC)
  • Intangible Assets
  • Buyback (incorrect statement)
  • Debt Equity Ratio
  • Accounting Standard 18 & Account Standard 8
  • Multiplier and Accelerator Question

Also read: SEBI Grade A 2022: Legal Stream Phase 1 Exam Analysis

Overall Analysis of Paper 2

  • Firstly, no numerical questions from Accounts & Costing.
  • Only 1 numerical on Equilibrium for Demand & Supply (level: easy).
  • Overall, the level of the paper was moderate.
  • As we saw in the last section, most of the questions came directly from the prescribed syllabus itself.
  • Therefore, if candidates had covered the syllabus properly, the paper would be simple for them.

Lastly, if you’d like to know more about the SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam 2022, be sure to take a look at Prachi ma’am’s detailed exam analysis in the video below.

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