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FCI Recruitment 2024

FCI Recruitment 2024 Notification PDF is expected to be out soon on the official website. The notification for FCI AG III (General, Depot, Hindi, Technical and more) is expected to released soon under FCI Recruitment 2024. To remain ahead of the competition and to grab one vacancy from FCI Vacancy 2024, the candidates must start preparing now. Check out the selection process, exam pattern, detailed syllabus, FCI Notification 2024 & more in this blog.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification will be released soon on the official website. The previous notification was out for a total of 4907 vacancies. These vacancies were divided into Assistant Grade Posts of various departments which were General, Accounts, Technical, Depot & Hindi. Go through the complete blog to know the details of FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification or FCI Recruitment 2024.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024

The aspirants who want to join Food Corporation of India (FCI) as Assistant Grade 3 in various departments must be well aware of the FCI Recruitment 2024 that will be conducted soon. As the number of vacancies FCI releases are high, the competition level will also be high. Once the notification is out, every aspirant will gear up and the time for preparation will reduce.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Overview

Well, the FCI Assistant Grade 3 2024 Notification has not been released yet. We will update the below table as and when FCI Recruitment 2024 notification is out.

ParticularsDetails
Exam Conducting AuthorityFood Corporation of India
PostsAssistant Grade III
Departments General, Accounts, Technical, Depot & Hindi
Vacancies4907 (Previous Notification)
To be Updated (2024)
CategoryGovernment Jobs
Application ModeOnline
Official WebsiteFCI

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – PDF

The candidates must note that the FCI 2024 notification is yet to be released so they can take the reference from the previous notification. We have updated the FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification PDF for the previous year below.

Download FCI Grade 3 Notification PDF (Last Cycle)

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Vacancy 2024

For your reference, we have provided the previous year zone wise vacancies in the table below. The FCI Vacancy 2024 for Assistant Grade 3 Post will be updated soon.

ZonesVacancies (2024)Vacancies (Last Cycle)
North ZoneTo be Updated2315
South ZoneTo be Updated976
East ZoneTo be Updated751
West ZoneTo be Updated697
North East ZoneTo be Updated168
TotalTo be Updated4907

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Important Dates

The below table contains the important dates of the previous cycle as well. The dates for the year 2024 will be updated soon.

ParticularsImportant Dates (2024)Important Dates (Last Cycle)
Notification Release DateTo be Updated30th August 2022
Application Start DateTo be Updated6th September 2022
Application End DateTo be Updated5th October 2022
Phase 1 Admit Card Release DateTo be Updated21st December 2022
Phase 1 Exam DateTo be Updated01st, 07th, 14th, and 21st January 2023
Phase 1 Result DateTo be Updated28th February 2023
Phase 2 Admit Card Release Date To be Updated28th February 2023
Phase 2 Exam DateTo be Updated5th March 2023
Phase 2 Result DateTo be Updated1st June 2023
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FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Apply Link

The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification for the year 2024 will be released soon on the official website and the apply online link will also be made active. As of now, the below given link is inactive.

Direct FCI Assistant Grade 3 Apply Online Link (Inactive)

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Apply Online 2024 – Steps

Check out the FCI Assistant Grade 3 Apply Online Steps:

1: Visit the official website of FCI.
2: On the homepage, go to the  ‘FCI Recruitment 2024 section’.
3: Click the link to apply against “FCI Assistant Grade 3 Application Link.”.
4: After that, on a new page, click on the ‘Apply Online’ link.
5: You will be navigated to another page where you can see the link ‘Click here for new registration’, click on this link and fill in all the details that are asked. Once all the details are added, click on the ‘submit’ option.
6: Now, log in and fill the application form. Fill in all the details carefully.
7: Upload the required documents in the prescribed format
8: Check the details and submit the application form.. 
9: Get the printouts of both e-receipt and online application form for future reference.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Eligibility

Check out the subsections below to know the eligibility in detail:

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification – Nationality

A candidate shall be:

  • a Citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification – Age Limit

The candidates applying for the post must have attained the age of 18 years. The maximum age limit has been given below:

  • For AG 3 (General, Accounts, Technical & Depot) – 27 Years
  • For AG 3 (Hindi) – 28 Years

Age Relaxation

Several categories are offered age relaxation. Let’s check out the age relaxation provided in the table below:

CategoriesUpper Age Limit
FCI EmployeeNo limitations
PwBD37 years
OBC (Except Creamy layer)30 years
SC / ST32 years
PwBD – SC / ST42 years
PwBD – OBC40 years
Widows / Divorced/ Women judiciously separated and not remarried under UR35 years
Widows / Divorced/ Women judiciously separated and not remarried under OBC38 years
Widows / Divorced/ Women judiciously separated and not remarried under SC / ST40 years
Ex- Servicemen under UR30 years
Ex- Servicemen under SC / ST35 years
Ex- Servicemen under OBC33 years

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification – Educational Qualification

As the vacancies have been released in various departments, the educational qualification required is also different. Check out the table below to know more:

Post NamePost CodeEducational Qualification/ Experience
Assistant General Manager (General)DGraduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
Assistant General Manager (Accounts)EBachelor of Commerce from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
Assistant General Manager (Technical)FB.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University.
or
B.Sc. with any of the following subject from a recognized University:
Botany / Zoology / Bio-Technology / Bio-Chemistry / Microbiology / Food Science
or
B. Tech / BE in Food Science / Food Science and Technology / Agricultural Engineering / Bio-Technology from a recognized University / an institution approved by AICTE.

Proficiency in use of computers.
Assistant Grade -III (Depot)GGraduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
Assistant Grade-III (Hindi)H*Degree of a recognised University with Hindi as main subject. Proficiency in English specifically for the purpose of translation. Certificate/Diploma course in translation from English to Hindi and vice-versa of at least one year duration from a recognised University/Institution approved by Government.

Given the fact that the major work of Assistant Grade-III (Hindi) would be translation from English to Hindi and vice-versa, possession of Skill for Hindi Typing would also be required. To assess the same, Hindi Typing with speed of 30 words per minute will be tested during the period of probation. Confirmation of probation shall be subject to the candidate qualifying the prescribed Typing Test.

*Hindi should be main subject in every year of graduation.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Selection Process

The candidates will have to go through a selection process which will have two phases:

  • Phase 1 (Common for all Posts)
  • Phase 2 (Different for all Posts)

Phase 2 will be divided in two papers. Check out the table below to know which post will have Paper 1 only and which post will have both the papers in Phase 2.

Post NamePaperDescription
AG-III (General)Paper 1 OnlyAppear in Paper 1 Only
AG-III (Accounts)Paper 1 & 2 BothOnline Test for Paper 1 & Paper 2 shall be held in
single sitting only
AG-III (Technical)Paper 1 & 2 BothOnline Test for Paper 1 & Paper 2 shall be held in
single sitting only
AG-III (Depot)Paper 1 OnlyAppear in Paper 1 Only
AG-III (Hindi)Paper 1 & 2 BothOnline Test for Paper 1 & Paper 2 shall be held in
single sitting only

The marks obtained in Phase-I will NOT be reckoned in final merit ranking

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Exam Pattern

Check out the subsections to know the exam pattern of both the phases below:

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification – Phase 1 Exam Pattern

The online exam of Phase-I shall be common irrespective of the post. For each wrong answer, there will be negative marking of one fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question. The test structure for Phase I Online exam is as follows.

Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMax MarksDuration (in Minutes)Version
English Language252515 minutesEnglish
Reasoning252515 minutesBilingual
Numerical Ability252515 minutesBilingual
General Studies* comprising of History, Geography, Economy, General Science upto Class 8th level. (20 questions)
Current Affairs (5 Questions)
252515 minutesBilingual
Total10010060 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification – Phase 2 Exam Pattern

The phase 2 is further divided into two papers. Check out their pattern below:

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 2 Paper 1 Exam Pattern

Candidate should note that there will be negative marking of one fourth of the mark assigned to a question in Phase –II. If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no negative marking for that question. Check out the pattern for Paper 1 below:

Name of TestNo. of QuestionsMax MarksDuration (in Minutes)Version
English Language252520 minutesEnglish
Reasoning252520 minutesBilingual
Numerical Ability252520 minutesBilingual
General Studies* comprising of History, Geography,
Economy – 25 questions
General Science upto Class 10th level – 10 questions
Current Affairs – 5 questions
Computer Awareness – 5 questions
454530 minutesBilingual
Total12012090 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 2 Paper 2 Exam Pattern (For Accounts, Technical & Hindi)

The paper 2 will be post specific. Check out the pattern below:

Post NameExam PatternDuration
AG-III (Accounts)60 Multiple Choice Questions on Commerce particularly General Accounting and Finance for candidates applying for the Post Code E {Assistant Grade-III (Accounts)} to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.

Each Question will have 2 marks.
90 minutes
AG-III (Technical)60 Multiple Choice Questions on Agriculture, Botany and Zoology (Group-A) or Agriculture, Chemistry and Physics (Group-B) for candidates applying for the Post Code F {Assistant Grade-III (Technical)} to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.

Each Question will have 2 marks.
90 minutes
AG-III (Hindi)60 Multiple Choice Questions: General Knowledge related to Hindi Literature (4 Questions), word/sentences for Hindi to English translation (20 Questions), word/sentences for English to Hindi translation (20 Questions), Official Language Policy (4 Questions), Official Language Act (4 Questions), Official Language Rules (4 Questions), Annual Programme issued by Department of Official Language (4 Questions).

Each Question will have 2 marks.
90 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – Salary

The salary of the aspirants for each zone will range between Rs. 28200 – Rs. 79200. The Pay Scale for FCI Assistant Grade III remains the same across every zone and every department.

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FCI Assistant Grade 3 Previous Year Papers

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 – FAQs

Q1. When will FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 be released?

The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024 will be released soon on the official website.

Q2. Will FCI Vacancy come in 2024?

Yes, there are very high chances that FCI Vacancy 2024 will come soon.

Q3. How many vacancies will be released this year?

The vacancies will be released soon. However, in the previous cycle, 4907 vacancies were released.

Q4. When can we apply for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2024?

The application start date will be released soon and updated here.

Q5. How many stages are there in the selection process?

There are two stages which are Phase 1 & Phase 2 written exams.

Q6. What is the maximum age for AG- 3 (General)?

The maximum age limit is 27 years.


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