FCI Exam Pattern 2022

The Food Corporation of India (FCI) conducts exams for several posts like the Medical officer, General Manager and Assistant General Manager in various departments. The exam pattern for the Medical officer, Assistant General Manager and General Manager posts is given below. Candidates can visit the official website of the Food Corporation of India to get more information pertaining to the upcoming exams. Recent updates related to the FCI exam pattern for various posts will be made available here.

Aspirants who are preparing for the upcoming  FCI Manager exam can visit the following links to know more about the syllabus, how to apply online etc.

FCI Manager Syllabus FCI Manager
FCI Manager Apply Online FCI Manager Result

Exam Pattern for the Posts of Assistant General Manager and Medical Officer

The selection process for the posts of Assistant Manager and Medical officer consists of an online test and interview. Candidates should score the following marks (given in percentage) to qualify in the online test and get shortlisted for interview.

  • Online Test for the Posts of FCI Assistant Manager and Medical Officer
Qualifying Marks for the FCI Assistant Manager and Medical Officer Online Test for Various Categories
S.No. Category Marks (in percentage)
1 Unreserved/General 50%
2 EWS 50%
3 SC/ST/OBC/PwBD 45%

The exam pattern for the FCI Assistant Manager and Medical officer posts is given in the table below.

Exam Pattern of the Online Test for the FCI Assistant Manager and Medical Officer Posts
Post No. of questions Duration  Exam Pattern 
Assistant General Manager (General Administration) 180 150 minutes General Aptitude consists of:

  • 45 questions: Reasoning, Numerical Ability and Data Analysis
  • 45 questions:General Awareness and Current Affairs
  • 45 questions: Management and Ethics
  • 45 questions:Agriculture, Agriculture Economy and Computer awareness
Assistant General Manager (Technical) 180 150 minutes
  1. General Aptitude consisting of:
  • 30 Questions: Data Analysis, Reasoning and Numerical Ability
  • 30 Questions: General Awareness and Current Affairs
  • 30 Questions: Management and Ethics
  • 30 Questions: Agriculture, Agriculture Economy and Computer Awareness
  1. 60 Questions: Relevant Discipline
Assistant General Manager (Accounts)
Assistant General Manager (Law)
Medical Officer

 

S.No. Name of the Post Number of Questions and Marks
1 Assistant General Manager (General Administration) General Aptitude:

    • 180 Multiple Choice Questions on carrying 1 mark each.
    • Paper will be of a maximum of 180 marks
  • There is no negative marking
2 Assistant General Manager (Technical) A. General Aptitude: 

  • 120 Multiple Choice Questions carrying 0.5 marks each

B. Relevant Technical Discipline:

  • 60 Multiple Choice Questions  carrying 2 marks each
  • Paper  (A and B) will carry a maximum of 180 marks
  • There is no negative marking
3 Assistant General Manager (Accounts)
4 Assistant General Manager (Law)
5 Medical Officer

Interview & Document Verification

Candidates who score the minimum qualifying marks in the online test will be shortlisted for the interview based on the number of vacancies.

  • Generally, the number of candidates called for the interview is three times the number of advertised vacancies, but if the number of candidates is less than 3 times the number of advertised vacancies, then all candidates who qualify in the online test may be called for the interview.
  • The weightage given to the online test and interview is 90% and 10% respectively.
  • There will be document verification at the time of Interview. Only after the successful completion of the Document Verification process, candidates will be allowed for the interview. Candidature of a candidate will be cancelled if the candidate is unable to produce valid documents.
  • Valid documents (as prescribed in the official notification) should be produced during document verification.
  • Candidates can download their call letter for the interview from the official website of the FCI i.e. fci.gov.in. The venue, time & date of interview and document verification will be given in the call letter for the interview.
  • The FCI will not entertain any requests pertaining to change in date, venue etc. of Interview.
  • The Food Corporation of India (FCI) can change the date/ venue/ time/ etc. of the Interview.
  • Candidates will be selected based on the marks scored in the online test as well as interview.

List of Current Affairs Articles for UPSC

Exam Pattern for the Post of General Manager

The selection process for the post of General Manager (General, Depot, Movement, Accounts, Technical, Civil Engineering and Electrical Mechanical Engineering) comprises online test, interview and training, whereas the selection process for General Manager (Hindi) comprises online test and interview.

Scheme of Online Test for Phase 1 and Phase 2

The online test will be conducted in two phases i.e. Phase 1 and Phase 2. Phase 1 is common for all irrespective of the post. The exam pattern of the Phase 1 online test is given in the table below.

Exam Pattern of the Phase- I Online Test

Exam Pattern of the Phase- I Online Test
S.No. Name of the

Test

Number of

Questions

Maximum

Marks

Duration of the Exam Medium of the Exam
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes English
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual (English and Hindi)
3 Numerical

Aptitude

35 35 20 minutes Bilingual (English and Hindi)
Total 100 100 60 minutes

Points to Remember: Phase 1 Online Test

  • Phase 1 online test will be of objective type comprising multiple choice questions (MCQs)
  • Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • There will be negative marking. 1/4th of the mark assigned to the question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Marks obtained in Phase 1 will not be included to determine the final merit ranking.

Exam Pattern of the Phase- II Online Test

Phase 2- Number of Papers for Various General Manager Posts
Number of Papers  Post(s) Description
One Paper

Exam

Paper I

only

Manager (General)

Manager (Depot)

Manager (Movement)

Two PaperExam Paper I and

Paper II

Manager (Accounts)

Manager (Technical)

Manager (Civil Engineering)

Manager (Electrical Mechanical

Engineering)

  • Candidates applying for any

one of these posts have to appear in Paper-I, which will be followed by Paper-II.

  • Online test for Paper – I &

Paper – II will be held in

single sitting.

Paper III and

Paper IV

Manager (Hindi)
  • Candidates applying for

This post have to appear in

Paper-III, which will be followed by

Paper-IV.

  • Online test for Paper – III

& Paper-IV will be held in

single sitting.

 

Exam Pattern of the Phase- II Online Test
Type of paper  Number of Questions/  Maximum Marks Duration of the Exam
Paper – I 120 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) 1 mark each – Total 120 marks 90 Minutes
Post specific Paper-II (in phase II) 60 Multiple Choice Questions 2 marks each – Total 120 marks 90 Minutes
Paper-III for the Post of Manager (Hindi) Post Code-H ) 120 Multiple Choice Questions 1 mark each – Total 120 marks 90 Minutes
Paper-IV (Only for the Post of Manager (Hindi) Post Code-H ) 1 Passage for translation from Hindi to English

1 Precis Writing in English

1 Passage for translation from English to Hindi

1 essay in Hindi

30 marks each – Total 120 marks 90 Minutes

Points to Remember: Phase 2 Online Test

    • Paper-I is common for all posts.
    • Online tests for Paper – I & Paper – II and Paper – III & Paper IV will be held in single sitting.
  • Paper-I (Duration – 90 minutes) (120 Marks):
    • 120 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) of General Aptitude comprising Reasoning, Data Analysis, Computer Awareness, General Awareness, Management and Current Affairs for the post of Manager (General / Depot /Movement / Accounts / Technical / Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering).
  • Paper-II (Duration – 60 minutes) (120 Marks):
    • 60 Multiple Choice Questions on General Accounting and Finance for candidates applying for Manager (Accounts)

OR

  • 60 Multiple Choice Questions on Agriculture, Food Science and Technology, Agricultural Engineering & Bio Technology for candidates applying for Manager (Technical)

OR

  • 60 Multiple Choice Questions on Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering for candidates applying for Manager (Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering).

Candidates preparing for other government exams can refer to the links given below.

 

Leave a Comment

Your Mobile number and Email id will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

*