DFCCIL 2021 Exam

If you’re planning to take the upcoming DFCCIL 2021 Exam, this post will provide you with helpful information on preparing for the exam.

This year, the DFCCIL has advertised 963 Executive and Junior Executive positions. Individuals who meet the qualifications for the post can apply for the exam.

DFCCIL 2021 Exam – Executive (Civil) Recruitment Notification

On the official website, DFCCIL has published a recruitment notification for Junior Manager, Executive, and Junior Executive positions for 2021. Applicants must download the form using the direct link provided above.

Scroll down to learn more about the important DFCCIL dates, online application link, eligibility criteria, selection process, syllabusDFCCIL exam pattern, and other information.

DFCCIL 2021 Exam Key Dates

DFCCIL 2021 ExamImportant Dates
Date of DFCCIL 2021 Exam Notification23rd April 2021
Starting Date for Online Application Form24th April 2021
Last Date to Apply for DFCCIL 2021 recruitment23rd July 2021
Tentative date for DFCCIL 2021 Exam September/October 2021
Tentative date for DFCCIL Admit Card Download August/September 2021
DFCCIL 2021 Result DateTo be announced

DFCCIL Vacancy Details

DFCCIL has declared a vacancy for 442 Executives and 521 Junior Executives for this year’s recruitment. The following are the specifics of the job openings:

Post – Executive

Sl. No.PostTotal Vacancy
1Executive (Civil)73
2Executive (Electrical)42
3Executive (Signal & Telecommunication)87
4Executive (Operations & BD)237
5Executive (Mechanical)3

Post – Junior Executive

Sl. No.PostTotal Vacancy
1Junior Executive (Electrical)135
2Junior Executive (Signal & Telecommunication)147
3Junior Executive (Operations & BD)225
4Junior Executive (Mechanical)14

What is the Eligibility Criteria For Appearing In DFCCIL Exam?

Let us look at the eligibility requirements for the DFCCIL 2021 Exam.

Educational Qualification Required:

The educational qualification required for applying to the posts are enumerated below:

Post – Executive

Sl. No.PostEducational Qualification Required

1

Executive (Civil)
3 years diploma in Civil Engineering/ Civil Engineering (Transportation)/ Civil Engineering (Construction Technology)/ Civil Engineering (Public Health)/ Civil Engineering (Water Resource) with at least 60% in aggregate.


2


Executive (Electrical)
3 years diploma in Electrical/Instrumentation/Applied Electronics/Electronics/Power Supply/Instrumentation and Control/Industrial Electronics/Electronic Digital Electronics or Power Electronics with at least 60% aggregate marks.



3



Executive (Signal & Telecommunication)
3 years Diploma in either Electrical/ Digital Electronics Sound & TV Engineering/Electronics/ Industrial Control /Microprocessor/ Applied Electronics /TV Engineering/ Telecommunication/ Communication/ Electronic Instrumentation/ Industrial Electronics/ Power Electronics/ Information Science & Technology/ Computer Application/Computer Engineering/ Fiber Optic Communication/Computer Science or Computer Technology with at least 60% marks in aggregate.
4Executive (Operations & BD)Graduation in any field with at least 60 per cent aggregate marks.


5


Executive (Mechanical)
3 years Diploma in either Mechanical/ Mechatronics/ Manufacturing /Electrical/Electronics/ Production Engg./ Automobile or Instrumentation and Control Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate.

Also Read: DFCCIL Recruitment Notification 2021 

Post – Junior Executive

Sl. No.PostEducational Qualification Required

1

Junior Executive (Electrical)
Minimum of 60% in Matriculation plus a two-year course//ITI/apprenticeship approved by NCVT/SCVT in Electrical/Electrician/Wireman or Electronics with a minimum of 60% in aggregate.



2



Junior Executive (Signal & Telecommunication)
Minimum 60% marks in Matriculation plus 2 year duration course/ /ITI/apprenticeship which is approved by NCVT/SCVT in Electronics/ Communication/ Information Technology/ TV & Radio/ Electronic Instrumentation/ Industrial Electronics/ Applied Electronics/ Digital Electronics/ Power Electronics/ Computer/ Computer Networking or Data Networking with at least 60% marks in aggregate.


3


Junior Executive (Operations & BD)
Minimum of 60% in Matriculation plus a two-year course//ITI/apprenticeship approved by NCVT/SCVT in any trade, with a minimum of 60% in aggregate.Alternatively, you can obtain a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline.


4


Junior Executive (Mechanical)
Minimum of 60% in Matriculation plus a two-year course//ITI/apprenticeship approved by NCVT/SCVT in Motor Mechanic/ Electrician/Fitter or Electronics & Instrumentation trade with a minimum of 60% in aggregate.

Age Limit

According to the official website, the age limit for the DFCCIL 2021 Exam for both Executive and Junior Executive is between 18 and 30 years old as of January 1st, 2021.

The age relaxation for the DFCCIL 2021 Exam, on the other hand, is as follows.

  • Aspirants from the SC/ST categories are given 5-year age relaxation.
  • OBC-NCL candidates receive a three-year age relaxation.
  • PwBD category aspirants are granted a 10-year extension in addition to the relaxation mentioned above.
  • Ex-servicemen are eligible for benefits up to the length of their service in the armed forces plus three years.
  • Regular employees of DFCCIL are given 8-year age relaxation.

Nationality

Only Indian nationals are eligible to take the exam.

What Is The Selection Process For Posts Like DFCCIL 2021 Executive(Ops/Bd), and DFCCIL  junior Executive(Ops/Bd)?

Let us go over the process of selecting candidates for various positions.

The selection procedure includes the following steps:

  1. Pass the Computer Based Test (CBT)
ParticularsDetails
Time Allowed2 Hours
No. of Questions120  Questions
Negative Marking 0.25 for each wrong answer
Qualifying Marks40% for General Category30% for OBC-NCL/EWS25% for SC/ST
  1. Pass the Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)
  • To qualify, candidates must achieve a minimum T-Score of 42 on each of the test batteries. This requirement applies to all candidates, regardless of community or category, and no exceptions to the minimum T-Score are permitted.
  • Candidates must pass each of the CBAT test batteries to be considered for the Executive position (Operations & BD). Only candidates for Executive (Operations & BD) must take a computer-based aptitude test (CBAT).
  • The written test is usually bilingual- English and Hindi
  • In a Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT), there will be no negative marking.

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  1. Document Verification
  • After passing the Computer Based Test (CBT) and the Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT), qualified candidates will be contacted to present their original certificates or documents for verification.
  1. Medical Test
  • Once you pass all the stages, you will have to undergo a medical test to ensure that you are medically fit for the role.

Candidates for all positions must pass a computer-based test (CBT), a medical exam, and have their documents verified. Only candidates for Executive (Operations & BD) must go through an additional step of passing a Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT).

How Much Is The Application Fee?

The application fee for the DFCCIL Exam differs for categories of candidates. The table below reflects the application for each category; you must pay according to your category. 

Post/CategoryFees
Executive (General/ EWS/ OBC-NCL)Rs.900/-
Jr. Executive (General/ EWS/ OBC-NCL)Rs.700/-

SC/ST/PwBD/Ex-Servicemen candidates are exempt from paying the examination fee.

DFCCIL Exam 2021 Syllabus 

The syllabus for the written exam for various posts is as follows.

PostSubjects
ExecutiveGeneral Knowledge, General Aptitude, Reasoning, and the concerned subjects for individual positions.
Junior ExecutiveGeneral Knowledge, Numerical Ability, Reasoning, General Science, and the concerned subjects for individual positions.

DFCCIL Cut off Marks

While you prepare for the examinations scheduled in June 2021, it is also essential to understand the criteria for the cut off marks. 

DFCCIL cut-off marks every year are based on: 

  • Number of vacancies open
  • Number of candidates who appeared for the examination
  • The difficulty level of the examination

How Should You Prepare For The Exam?

You must begin planning early and follow a systematic approach. These competitive exams are not easy to pass; they necessitate the proper system and method of study. Every day, adequate time and effort should be devoted. It is essential to create a timetable. You should set appropriate time aside for self-study.

Although self-study is essential, passing this type of exam requires expert guidance. A large number of candidates nowadays seek the assistance of professional teachers. Online platforms like Oliveboard guide students to meet their needs. Students can enrol in courses that provide study materials with up-to-date exam-oriented content. They also hold mock test sessions to experience what it’s like to take the exam.

Oliveboard’s education structure is comprehensive, and they follow a scientific approach of imparting valuable knowledge so that students’ fundamental subject bases are strong and can easily score high marks. The students’ weaknesses are highlighted so that they can overcome them. Students can also create a personalised study schedule based on the syllabus and important topics and track their progress.

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  • Video Lessons, Textual Lessons & Notes
  • Topic Tests covering all topics with detailed solutions
  • Sectional Tests for QA, DI, EL, LR
  • All India Mock Tests for performance analysis and all India percentile
  • General Knowledge (GK) Tests

Free videos, free mock tests and free GK tests to evaluate course content before signing up!

Steps To Apply The DFCCIL 2021 Exam

Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements must apply online at the DFCCIL website, www.dfccil.com.

First, a candidate should register by providing the below details:

  • Applicants must register by filling out the post applied, Name, valid Mobile Number, and E-mail ID fields.
  • After submitting the above information, candidates will receive their Login ID and Password on their registered mobile number and email address; therefore, candidates are advised to double-check the mobile number and email address before proceeding.
  • Only one online registration is permitted per mobile number and email address.

Once registration is complete, the candidate can start filling the exam form:

  • Candidates should now re-login using the Login ID, and Password sent to their registered E-mail/Mobile Number.
  • The candidate must now correctly fill out all of the required information in the form and upload scanned images of their photo/signature/documents in the respective different links.
  • After submitting their application to pay the Examination Fee, candidates will be automatically redirected to the SBI MOPS payment gateway.
  • After making a successful payment, candidates must download the Online Application Form generated by the system, which you should save for future reference.

How to Download DFFCIL Admit Card?

  1. Step 1: Go to https://dfccil.com/
  2. Step2: Scroll down to the ‘Latest News’ 
  3. Step 3: You’ll find a notification for your exam. Click on it.
  4. Step 4: Enter your ID and password.
  5. Step 5: Verify the data and click ‘Submit.’
  6. Step 6: Now your screen will display the Admit card. Download it and take a printout. 

How to Download DFFCIL Result?

  1. Step 1: Go to https://dfccil.com/
  2. Step2: Scroll down to the ‘Latest News’ 
  3. Step 3: You’ll find a notification for your exam result. Click on it.
  4. Step 4: The link will open a file with the names of those who have cleared the exam. Search for your name on the list.

Conclusion

As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Indian Railways, DFCCIL offers competitive salaries for positions. Thousands of people compete each year to pass this exam and become members of this prestigious organisation. You must prepare well, either through self-study or by seeking advice from experts, for your DFCCIL 2021 Exam to have a successful career.

 DFCCIL 2021 Exam FAQ’S

Where can a candidate look for Computer Based Aptitude Test question patterns?

Candidates are advised to visit the websites of RDSO (www.rdso.indianrailways.gov.in -> Directorates -> Psycho Technical Directorate -> Candidates Corner) for question patterns and other details of CBAT.

After joining DFCCIL, where will a candidate be posted?

Anywhere on DFCCIL’s projects/establishments/offices.

Which DFCCIL category/posts are subject to a computer-based aptitude test?

A computer-Based Aptitude Test is conducted for the post of DFCCIL Executive (Operations/BD).

Can candidates who completed the Diploma/Degree course via lateral entry apply?

Yes, eligible candidates who have completed the Diploma/Degree course through lateral entry can also apply.

Who should bring the “No Objection Certificate”?

Candidates who work in the government, semi-government, public sector undertakings or autonomous bodies must present a “No Objection Certificate” from their current employer at the time of document verification/interview. The candidature of such candidates will be forfeited in the absence of a “No Objection Certificate.”

What documents must be brought to Document Verification?

Original certificates such as (a)caste – SC/ST/OBC(NCL)/EWS, (b)Medical Certificate by PwBD, (c)discharge Certificate from Ex-servicemen, (d)Age Certificate, (e)Qualification certificates, (f)NOC, and as specified in the Call Letter for Document Verification.

Is there an alternative job available if a candidate fails the medical test?

Candidates must ensure that they meet the medical requirements for the position. Candidates who are medically unfit for the chosen job will not be offered an alternative position.

What is the selection process for the position of DFCCIL Executive (Civil)?

To be considered for DFCCIL Executive (Civil) position, you must first pass the Computer Based Test (CBT), have your documents verified, and pass the Medical Tests.


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