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EPFO Assistant Study Plan – Prelims 2019 | Weekly Schedule

EPFO Assistant study plan

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has recently released the notification about the EPFO Recruitment 2019. A total of 280 vacancies have been announced for the post of EPFO Assistant Section Officer. EPFO Assistant Prelims exam will be held on 30th and 31st July, 2019. Considering the number of vacancies and the level of exam, it becomes crucial that one should have full command on all the sections to ace the exam and this can happen only through hard-work, dedication and perseverance. You need to follow a strict study regime by allotting sufficient time to all the sections that would come in the exam. To help you in this endeavor, we bring to you 2 Months EPFO Assistant Study Plan for Prelims. The Weekly schedule comes along with the Online Mock Tests so that you can structure your preparation more effectively around it. We have already shared the Detailed EPFO Assistant Syllabus for both Prelims & Mains. Let’s now have a look at the exam pattern before we move on to the study plan:

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EPFO Assistant Study Plan for Prelims 2019

EPFO Assistant Prelims Exam Pattern

 Sr. No. Name of the Test No.of Questions Max.Marks  Duration  Version
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes English
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
3 Numerical Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
Total 100 100

Negative Marking: 1/4th of the mark assigned to that particular question.

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EPFO Assistant Study Plan – Prelims 2019


English Language Numerical Ability Reasoning Ability

Week I

EPFO Assistant Free Mock Test 1 + Analysis

Basic Grammar Rules/ Tenses Change of Voice Number System (HCF/LCM)


Daily Hindu Editorial + Reading Comprehension

Number Series Inequalities

English Sectional Test 1&2

Simplification and Approximation

Sectional Test: Logical Reasoning 1

Week II

Correct Usage Level 1

One Word Substitution Quantity Comparison


Daily Hindu Editorial + RC

Quadratic Equation

Blood Relation

English Language Sectional Test 3&4

Ratio and Proportion

Reasoning Sectional Test

Revision + EPFO Assistant Mock Test 2

Week III

Error Spotting

Sentence Joining Average; Mixture and Alligation Analytical Reasoning
Daily Hindu Editorial + RC Data Interpretation: Concept + Practice Tables Level 1 and Level 2

Machine Input Output

English Sectional Test 5&6

Sectional Test Sectional/Topic Test

Revision + Mock Test 3

Week IV Synonyms/ Antonyms

Sentence Improvement

Data Interpretation: Practice Caselets Level 1 and Level 2, 3 Puzzles & Seating Arrangement: Single and Multiple Row (Facing North/South)

Hindu Editorial + RC

Percentage, Profit & Loss

Puzzles & Seating Arrangement: Circular + Square (Facing Inside/Outside)

English Sectional Test 7&8 Averages, Mixture and Alligation

High Level Reasoning Test

Revision + Mock Test 4

Week V

Cloze Test Level 1

Error Spotting Data Interpretation: Charts and Graphs – Practice Level 1 and Level 2 Alphanumeric Series, Alphabet Based Questions

Daily Hindu Editorial + RC

Simple Interest & Compound Interest

Floor Based, Box Based Puzzle, Day Based, Calendar Questions

English Sectional Test 9,10,11 Ratio and Proportion

Reasoning Sectional Test

Revision + Mock Test 5

Week VI Parajumbles

Cloze Test Level 2 & 3

Speed, Time and Distance Grouping & Ordering
Daily Hindu Editorial + RC Practice Clocks & Time Based Questions

Analogy | Odd One Out

English Language Sectional Test 12,13&14

Sectional Test Sectional Test

Revision + Mock Test 6

Week VII Parajumbles Level 2 & 3

Word/ Phrase Replacement

Time and Work Direction Sense
Daily Hindu Editorial + RC Probability

Data Sufficiency

English Sectional Test 15,16&17

Quants Sectional Test Reasoning Sectional Test

Revision + Mock Test 7 & 8


Vocabulary Based Questions

Fillers – Single Data Sufficiency Syllogism Level 3
Word/ Phrase Replacement Fillers – Double Mensuration: Concept + Practice Level 1,2

Critical Reasoning

English Language Sectional Test 18,19,20

Miscellaneous Arithmetic Word Problems Coding Decoding

Revision + Mock Test 9 & 10 + Relax

*Daily Hindu Editorial will not only help you practice RC but would also boost your vocabulary and would help stay updated with various issues going on in society.
**Level 1,2,3 depicts the different difficulty level of Topic Tests provided by Oliveboard. Attempt all the levels of Quants, English and Reasoning Topics.

Note: We understand that everyone learns and understand at their own pace. That’s why we have not set any time duration. This is just an overview. You can customize the plan as per your convenience or availability of time, but try to include these topics in your weekly schedule and gradually try to speed up the process.

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EPFO Assistant Mock Test 2019

Oliveboard, the Online Learning Portal, provides EPFO Assistant Mock Test Series to help candidates clear the exam in first attempt. Giving Mock Tests is an essential aspect of your preparation strategy. Mock Tests will not only help you to get an idea about the various types of questions that you can expect during the examination, but will also help you with time management.  The Test series includes EPFO Asst. Prelims and Mains Mocks, topic tests, sectional tests, 200+ Video lessons, GK Supplement, etc. Oliveboard provides the facility to take EPFO Mock Test in Hindi as well as in English on both Mobile App and PC. Following are the details of the EPFO Assistant Online Practice Test provided by Oliveboard.

That’s all from us in this article. We hope the EPFO Assistant Study Plan helps you in your EPFO Exam Preparation. Let us know in the comment section below, if you have any query regarding EPFO Recruitment 2019.

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