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FCI 2019 Exam Pattern – Phase I & II

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Food Corporation of India (FCI) had released the notification of 4103 vacancies to fill various posts.  FCI Phase 1 exam was held from 31st May- 3rd April 2019 and FCI Phase 2 exam will be conducted on 27th July 2019 (Category III). In this blog, we are going to provide you all the details about the FCI 2019 Exam Pattern of both Phase 1 and 2. Read along to check the details: 

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FCI Phase 2 Syllabus 2019

FCI 2019 Exam Pattern

The FCI online test will comprise of Phase-I and Phase-II exams.  The FCI Prelims exam pattern will be common for all the posts.

The exam pattern for Phase I Online exam is as follow:- 

Sr.

No

Name of the Test No. of Ques. Max. Marks Duration (minutes) Medium
1 English Language  30 30     20 minutes English
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35  20 minutes Bilingual
3 Numerical Aptitude 35 35  20 minutes Bilingual
100 100   60 minutes

Note: – For each wrong answer, there will be negative marking of one-fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question. The marks obtained in Phase I will not be reckoned in final merit ranking.

FCI Phase 2 Exam Pattern

AG III (General) & AG III (Depot)

PAPER – I

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration
1. Reasoning/General Intelligence 30 30  

 

 

 

90 Minutes

2. English language 20 20
3. Computer proficiency 20 20
4. General Awareness/ Current events 30 30
5. Data analysis/ Numerical Ability/ Data Interpretation 20 20
TOTAL 120 120

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Junior Engineer (Civil), Junior Engineer (Electrical Mechanical), AG III (Accounts), AG III (Technical)

PAPER – I

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration
1. Reasoning/General Intelligence 30 30  

 

 

 

90 Minutes

2. English language 20 20
3. Computer proficiency 20 20
4. General Awareness/Current events 30 30
5. Data analysis/Numerical Ability/Data Interpretation 20 20
TOTAL 120 120

PAPER – II

 

6.

 

Professional Knowledge **

 

60

120 (Each question carries 02 marks)  

60 Minutes

** Separate test for each post.AG III (Technical) to have two separate  tests  for  Group  A  (Agriculture, Botany, Zoology) and Group B (Agriculture, Chemistry, Physics)

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Typist (Hindi)

Paper – III

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration
1. General Hindi 40 40  

 

 

90 Minutes

2. General English 20 20
3. General Awareness 20 20
4. General Intelligence 20 20
5. Computer Knowledge 20 20
TOTAL 120 120

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AG II (Hindi)

PAPER – III

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration
1. General Hindi 40 40  

 

 

90 Minutes

2. General English 20 20
3. General Awareness 20 20
4. General Intelligence 20 20
5. Computer Knowledge 20 20
TOTAL 120 120

PAPER – IV

6. Subjective Paper 2 (Translation  passage. One each – Hindi to English & English to Hindi) 120 (Each question carries 60 marks) 90 Minutes

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Steno Grade II

PAPER – V

Sr. No. Name of the Test No. of Qs. Max. Marks Duration
1. General English 40 40  

 

 

90 Minutes

2. General Awareness 20 20
3. General Intelligence 20 20
 

4.

Computer Knowledge (with special reference to MS word and Internet) 40 40
TOTAL 120 120

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FCI 2019: Distribution of Questions and Marks

Paper Type Number of questions Marks Negative marking
Paper – I, Paper – III and Paper V  120 Multiple Choice Questions 120 Candidate should note that there will be negative marking of one fourth of the mark assigned to a question in Phase –II.
Post specific Paper-II (in phase II) 60 Multiple Choice Questions

 

120
Paper – IV (Subjective) Two questions each carrying 60 marks. 120 No negative marking

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That is all from us in this blog. We hope you found all the information provided above about the FCI 2019 Exam Pattern  useful. Do not delay your preparation. If you want to ace FCI 2019 exam, then start preparing from now on. Keep checking this space for any new updates about FCI 2019 Exam.

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