ECGC PO Recruitment 2022

The Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC) has released the notification for its Probationary Officer (PO) post. A total of 75 vacancies have been announced for the ECGC PO recruitment exam.

The Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC) of India is a government owned company under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. It provides export credit insurance support to Indian exporters.

This article will give details about the ECGC PO Exam  regarding parameters such as vacancy, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, eligibility, exam dates etc

Table of Contents:

  1. ECGC PO Vacancy
  2. ECGC PO Exam Pattern
  3. ECGC PO Syllabus
  1. ECGC PO Notification
  2. ECGC PO Eligibility
  3. ECGC PO Exam Dates
  4. ECGC PO Admit Card
  5. ECGC Cut-Off

ECGC PO Vacancy

The ECGC PO vacancy for 2022 is as follows:

Vacancies SC ST OBC EWS UR Total
Vacancies arising upto 31.03.2022 which may vary as per requirements of the Company 11 09 13 07 34 74
Backlog vacancies 0 01 00 0 0 01
Total 11 10 13 07 34 75


  • The number of vacancies is tentative and subject to change at the sole discretion of theECGC Ltd
  • If an ex-serviceman applies for various vacancies before joining any civil employment, he/she can avail of the benefit of reservation as ex- ex-serviceman for any subsequent employment.
  • However, to avail of this benefit, an ex-serviceman as soon as he/she joins any civil employment

To know more in detail about the ECGC PO Vacancy, visit the linked article.

ECGC PO Exam Pattern

The details  of the ECGC PO Exam Pattern is as follows:

ECGC PO Exam Pattern 2022
Section No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
Reasoning Ability 50 50 40 minutes
English Language 40 40 30 minutes
Computer Knowledge 20 20 10 minutes
General Awareness 40 40 20 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 40 minutes
Total 200 200 140 minutes

After the objective test, there will be a descriptive test of 40 minutes. The descriptive test will contain 2 questions- Essay and Precis Writing for a total of 40 marks.

Activity No. of questions Marks Time allotted
Essay Writing One out of two

given options

20 40 minutes for both questions together

*Note: The Company has the right to modify the structure of the examination which will be intimated through its website. Other detailed information regarding the examination will be given in an Information Handout, which will be made available for the candidates to download along with the call letters from the Company’swebsite

To know more in detail about the ECGC PO Exam Pattern visit the linked article.

ECGC PO Syllabus

The topics for the ECGC PO Syllabus are as follows:

IDBI Executive Syllabus (2021-2022)
Subjects Topics
English Language
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fillers
  • Cloze test
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Tenses
  • Adjectives
  • Adverbs
  • Prepositions
  • Sentence Completion
  • Paragraph Completion
  • Antonym and synonym
  • Grammatical Error based questions
Quantitative Aptitude
  • Simplification
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Problems on H.C.F and L.C.M.
  • Banker’s Discount
  • Partnership
  • Decimal Fraction
  • Pipes and Cistern
  • Problems on Ages
  • Time and Distance
  • Logarithm
  • Allegation or Mixture
  • Probability
  • Average
  • Chain Rule
  • Compound Interest
  • Surds and Indices
  • Height and Distance
  • Boats and Streams
  • Area
  • Time and Work
  • Square Root and Cube Root
  • Simple Interest
  • Numbers
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Volume and Surface Area
  • Data Interpretation and Analysis
Reasoning Ability
  • Data Interpretation
  • Blood Relations
  • Syllogism
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Directions
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Number Ranking
  • Decision Making
  • Analogy
  • Statements & Arguments
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Alphabet Series
  • Seating Arrangement
  • Puzzles
Computer Knowledge
  • Basics of Hardware and Software
  • Windows Operating System
  • Internet Terms and Services
  • MS-Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • History of Computers
  • Networking and Communication
  • Database Basics
  • Basics of Hacking, Security Tools and Viruses.
  • Basic Internet Knowledge and Protocol
  • Memory and Storage Device
  • Computer Shortcuts Key
  • Computer Abbreviation
General Awareness
  • Current Affairs of the last six months
  • Current news with special emphasis on the schemes of ECGC
  • History of ECGC
  • Major banking terms related to ECGC
  • Budget 2021
  • Major government schemes introduced by ECGC.

To know more in detail about the ECGC PO Syllabus, visit the linked article.

ECGC PO Notification

The official ECGC PO notification is released on the ECGC website where candidates can download the notification and go through the eligibility details and important dates and then accordingly apply online for the exam.

There are certain things that a candidate needs to keep in consideration while he/she is going through the official notification:

  1. Check the eligibility criteria thoroughly and make sure that you apply for the exam only if you fulfil the eligibility
  2. Ensure that you complete the application process on or before the last date to apply online for the ECGC PO exam
  3. Go through the syllabus and exam pattern carefully and check for any changes or variations in the pattern of the examination

ECGC PO Notification –Download PDF Here

ECGC PO Eligibility

The ECGC PO Eligibility consists of the following:

  1.  Age Limit
  2. Educational Qualification
  3. Nationality

Please note that the eligibility criteria specified herein are the basic criteria for applying for the post. Candidates must necessarily produce the relevant documents in original and a photocopy in support of their identity and eligibility-pertaining to category, nationality, age, educational qualifications etc. as indicated in the online application form at the time of interview and any subsequent stage of the recruitment process.

The age limit for ECGC PO is as follows:

Age (as on 21.03.2022) Minimum: 21 years, Maximum – 30 years

i.e., A candidate must have been born not earlier than 22.03.1992 and not later than 21.03.2001 (both the dates inclusive)

The ECGC has permitted certain age limit relaxation for candidates belonging to different categories. The relaxation are as follows

ECGC PO Upper Age Limit Relaxation
Categories Age Relaxation
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
Other Backward Classes (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
Persons with Benchmark Disabilities as defined

under “The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act,


10 years
Ex-Servicemen, Commissioned Officers including

Emergency Commissioned Officers (ECOs)/ Short

Service Commissioned Officers (SSCOs) who

have rendered at least 5 years military service and

have been released on completion of assignment

(including those whose assignment is due to be

completed within six months from the last date of

receipt of application) otherwise than by way of

dismissal or discharge on account of misconduct or

inefficiency or physical disability attributable to

military service or invalidment

5 years

Note: The relaxation in upper age limit to SC/ST/OBC candidates is allowed on cumulative basis

  • The maximum age limit specified is applicable to General Category candidates and Economically Weaker (EWS) Category Candidates.
  • Candidates seeking age relaxation will be required to submit necessary certificate(s) in original/ along with photocopies at the time of Interview and at any subsequent stage of the recruitment process as required by ECGC Ltd.
  • If an ex-serviceman applies for various vacancies before joining any civil employment, he/she can avail of the benefit of reservation as ex- serviceman for any subsequent employment.
  • However, to avail of this benefit, an ex-serviceman as soon as he/she joins any civil employment, should give self-declaration/ undertaking to the concerned employer about date-wise details of application for various vacancies for which he/she had applied for before joining the initial civil employment.
  • Further, this benefit would be available only in respect of vacancies which are filled on direct recruitment and wherever reservation is applicable to the ex-serviceman.

To know more about the educational and nationality criteria, be sure to visit the ECGC PO Eligibility page.

ECGC PO Exam Dates

The details of the ECGC PO Exam Dates for 2022 is as follows:

ECGC PO Exam Pattern 2022
Events Dates
Online registration includingEdit/Modification of Application by candidates 21.03.2022 to 20.04.2022
Payment of application fee / intimation charges (online) 21.03.2022 to 20.04.2022
Download of call letters for Pre- Examination Training 25.04.2022 Onwards
Pre- Examination Training for SC/ST First and second week of May, 2022
Download of call letters for Online written examination First week of May, 2022 onwards
Online written Examination 29th May 2022
Declaration of result of Online Written Examination Between 15th – 19th June, 2022
Interview July /August 2022

ECGC PO Admit Card

The ECGC PO Admit card will be released in the weeks before the actual date of the exam which is on 29th May 2022.

One of the most important documents required for appearing in the examination is the ECGC PO Admit Card 2022. Candidates who do not have their admit cards with them will not be allowed to take the exam. Keeping this in mind, candidates must remember to follow the basic steps when downloading the ECGC PO Interview Admit Card 2022.

Step 1: Go to the official website and look for a link to the ECGC PO Admit Card.

Step 2: Type in your registration number, also known as your roll number.

Step 3: Enter your password and date of birth.

Step 4: Click ‘Login’ after entering the captcha code.

Step 5: Get your ECGC PO Admit Card 2022 by downloading it.

Step 6: Double-check all of the important information on the ECGC PO Admit Card, such as your name, photograph, test location, and exam date.

Step 7: After you’ve double-checked everything, save the ECGC Probationary Officer admit card pdf and print it out.

To know more about ECC PO Admit Card, visit the linked article.


The ECGC PO Cut-Off for 2022 will be released post the publication of the results. FOr now candidates can check the previous years cut offs to get a general idea of the cut offs.

ECGC PO Cut Off 2021
Name Of The Section ECGC PO Category wise Cut Off
English Language 13.75 9.25 9.25 9.25 13.75
Computer Knowledge 8.75 6.75 6.75 6.75 8.75
General Awareness 4 2.25 2.25 2.25 4
Quantitative Aptitude 12.5 8 8 8 12.5
Reasoning 11 6.75 6.75 6.75 11
Descriptive 21.75 20 20 20 21.75

The cut-off for ECGC PO 2021 includes the descriptive paper of 40 marks. Thus the total marks are 240 and the cut-off mentioned is from 240.

ECGC PO Overall Cut off (Out of 240)
Category Cut off
EWS 138.5
OBC 139.5
SC 134.75
ST 126.5
UR 147.25


ECGC PO Final Cut Off (Out of 200)
Category Cut Off
EWS 103
OBC 96.25
SC 110
ST 118
UR 111.5


Category RA(50) EL(40) CK(20) GA(40) QA(50) DP(40) Cut-offs (Objective and DP) (240)
SC 10.00 5.50 6.75 6.25 10.50 20.75 144.00
ST 10.00 5.50 6.75 6.25 10.50 20.75 128.25
OBC 10.00 5.50 6.75 6.25 10.50 20.75 147.75
UR 14.75 9.50 8.50 9.25 15.75 22.25 169.00
VI 10.00 5.50 6.75 6.25 10.50 20.75 143.09
OC 10.00 5.50 6.75 6.25 10.50 20.75 143.09

Frequently Asked Question about ECGC PO Exam


Is ECGC a govt job??

ECGC is a government-owned export credit provider that comes under the ownership of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India based in Mumbai, Maharashtra. The Export Credit Guarantee Corporation employment news was released for PO Posts vacancies in ECGC Ltd.

What is the ECGC syllabus?

The ECGC PO full Syllabus for the Written examination is held for a total of five subjects: Reasoning Ability, English Language, Computer Knowledge, General Awareness, and Quantitative Aptitude.

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