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  • Validity: January 31st, 2021
  • Includes 1000+ tests
  • All Mock Tests for IBPS, SBI, Insurance & Other Bank exams
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  • - Does NOT include RBI Grade B & SEBI Tests
  • *All mocks will be updated after Official Notification

Complete Bank, Insurance, SSC & Railways 2020




  • Validity: January 31st, 2021
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  • 99 Topic Tests
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  • High Level Reasoning Tests
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  • - Includes RBI Grade B & SEBI Tests
  • Does not Include study material for RBI, NABARD and SEBI
  • *All mocks will be updated after Official Notification

About SEBI Grade A Recruitment Exam 2019

Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), a regulator of stock markets in India, invites applications from eligible Indian citizens for the post of Grade “A” Officer (Assistant Manager) for General Stream, Legal Stream, Information Technology Stream, and Engineering Stream (Civil & Electrical).

You can find all the important details of the SEBI Recruitment 2019 below.

SEBI 2019 Exam Pattern

The selection is done in 3 stages. These are as follows:-

SEBI 2019 Prelims Exam

SEBI 2019 prelims Exam comprises of 5 sections. The details of the sections and the number of questions asked in each of the sections are provided in the table below

Streams No. of Tests Maximum Marks Duration
General, Legal, Information Technology and Engineering General Awareness 40 120 mins
English Language 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40
Test of Reasoning 40
Awareness about Securities Marke 40

SEBI 2019 Mains Exam

The SEBI mains Exam would be conducted online consisting of three papers of a total of 300 marks. The papers shall be as follows:

Stream Paper Maximum Marks Duration
General Paper I: Securities Market 100 40 mins
Paper-II: English (Writing Skills) 100 60
Paper III: Economic & Social Issues and Finance & Management 100 40
Legal / Information Technology / Engineering Paper I: Financial Sector 100 40
Paper-II: English (Writing Skills) 100 60
Paper III: Specialized subject related to stream 100 40

SEBI 2019 Interview

A candidate may opt for interview either in Hindi or English. Weightage of marks obtained in Phase II will be 85%, while marks obtained in interview shall be given a weight of 15%.

SEBI 2019 Notification

The official notification for the SEBI 2019 exam is released in the second half of the year. The recruitment process is for the selection of candidates for the post of Assistant Manager also known as Grade 'A' Officer post in the Securities and Exchange Board of India.

The selection process is a 3-tier process. It consists of Phase-I and Phase-II exams, which are conducted to shortlist candidates for a personal interview. Candidates must clear each phase of the exam to get shortlisted and progress to the next stage.

SEBI 2019 Important Dates

The important exam dates for SEBI 2019 exam are as follows:

Stages Exam Dates
Online Registrations Begins To be Announced
Online Registrations Ends To be Announced
SEBI Phase 1: Online Examination To be Announced
SEBI Phase 2: Online Examination To be Announced
SEBI Phase 3: Personal Interview To be Announced

SEBI 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Listed below are the Eligibility Criteria for SEBI Exam:

Age Criteria

The Age Limit for SEBI Recruitment 2019 for Officer Grade A Notification is as follows,

  • Maximum Age Limit: 30 Years

Age Relaxation

  • SC/ST: 05 Years
  • OBC: 03 Years
  • PWD: 10 Years
  • SC/ST PWD: 15 Years
  • OBC/PWD: 13 Years

Educational Qualifications

General Stream

  • Master’s Degree in any discipline OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law OR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering OR
  • Chartered Accountant OR
  • Company Secretary OR
  • Chartered Financial Analyst OR
  • Cost & Work Accountant

SEBI 2019 Vacancy - Details

A total of 120 vacancies were announced for SEBI Grade A in 2018.

SEBI 2019 Application Process

Prerequisites for Applying Online

Before applying online, candidates should,

  • scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm) and signature adheres to the required specifications as given in Annexure III to this Advertisement.
  • Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS will NOT be accepted.
  • keep the necessary details/documents ready to make Online Payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges.

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges

  • Unreserved/OBC: ₹ 850/-
  • SC/ST/PWD: ₹ 100/-

Steps to Apply for SEBI Exam Online

  • Step 1: Go to SEBI’s website
  • Step 2: Click on ‘SEBI Recruitment of Officers in Grade A – Online Registration (Check Careers section) link on the home-page
  • Step 3: Click on the ‘Online Registration Link’
  • Step 4: Click on the link for new registration – Click here for New Registration.
  • Step 5: Enter your name, contact details, and Email ID to register. A registration number and password will be displayed on the screen. These details will also be shared through SMS and Email provided by the candidate.
  • Step 6: Log-in using the registration number and password to complete the application form.
  • Step 7: Fill in all the details carefully and check them before hitting the “FINAL SUBMIT” button.
  • Step 8: Upload the scanned images of Photograph and Signature as per the specification mentioned in the official notification.
  • Step 9: Proceed to the “Payment” option. Application fee can be paid through internet banking/debit cards/credit cards/mobile wallets.
  • Step 10: Once the application process is complete, take a printout of the confirmation page/completed application form.

Important Note: Do not send system generated print out of filled-in application form to SEBI’s office.

SEBI Admit Card

Candidates will have to visit the official website for downloading call letters for SEBI 2019 online examination. Intimation for downloading call letter will also be sent through email/SMS. The candidate is required to use (i) Registration Number/Roll Number, (ii) Password/Date of Birth for downloading the call letter.

SEBI Cutoffs

The cutoff marks for SEBI 2018 Phase 1 Exam are given below -:

Information Technology97.5123.259695.75
Civil Engineering102.5105.75105
Electrical Engineering96.599.25

For previous years cut off marks, you can go through the blog wherein we have notified of the cut off marks for the years 2017 & 2018.

SEBI Syllabus 2019

SEBI Prelims Syllabus 2019

General Awareness

Current Affairs – National & International, Budget, Awards and Honours, Important Financial & Economic

News - Important Days, International & National Organizations, Sports, Books and Authors, Science – Inventions & Discoveries, Countries & Capitals etc.

English Language

Error Spotting, Sentence Rearrangement, Reading Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Passages, Synonyms, Idioms & Phrases etc.

Quantitative Aptitude

Data Interpretation, Inequalities, Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Permutation and Combination, Mensuration, Average, Ratio and Proportion etc.


Puzzles, Seating Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Syllogisms, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Machine Input-Output, Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series, Data Sufficiency, Number System and Conversions, Logical Reasoning etc.

Awareness of Securities Market

Securities Markets, Indian Financial system, Capital markets, Bond Markets, Foreign Exchange market, International capital markets, etc.

Securities Law

Relationship between Company Law and securities law, Basic concepts related to securities law, like capital, public offer and securities, Historical Background of securities law, SEBI as a Market regulator, Powers and Functions of SEBI, Quasi legislative powers, executive powers and quasi-judicial powers, Regulating the intermediaries and Stock exchanges, Meaning and Type of securities, Securities Contract, Corporatization, Demutualization and regulation of stock exchange, Listing Agreement, Dematerialisation and Rematerlisation, Rights and duties of Depository (NSDL AND CSDL), Depository Participant, Issuer and beneficiary, Unpublished Price Sensitive Information (UPSI), Insider as a connected person, Insider as the person having access to UPSI, Trading on the basis of UPSI, Mergers Amalgamation and takeovers, Types and legal processes during takeover, Substantial Acquisitions, Exemptions by law, Exemption BY SEBI, Public offer and disclosure requirements, Unfair Trade Practices in the securities market, Securities Market offences, Prohibition of Insider Trading, SEBI ICDR Regulations, Public Offer requirements, Role of SEBI as a Regulator, Securities Appellate Tribunal, Role of Courts in enforcing securities regulations

Refer the blog here for the detailed SEBI Phase 1 and Phase 2 Syllabus.

SEBI Mock Tests

  • SEBI 10 Mock Tests for Phase 1 in the latest pattern with detailed solutions.
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