FCI Syllabus 2019 (PDF) – Typist, JE, Steno, AG-II, III Syllabus & Skill Test

Food Corporation of India (FCI) issued recruitment advertisement ADVT 01/ 2019 under the FCI Category-III. According to the notification total 4103 vacancies to be filled in Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical), Typist, Stenographer Grade-II, Assistant Grade-II & III (Technical, Accounts, Depot, General). Download FCI Syllabus for the Phase-I/ II CBT Exam 2019.

The selection process comprises of Phase-I and Phase-II Online Computer Based Test (CBT).  The Phase-I (also Stage-I) FCI Exam is common for all the post. Whereas, the Phase-II is according to the post you are applying.

Here, SARKARI MAMA is providing complete SYLLABUS, EXAM PATTERN of Food Corporation of India (FCI) recruitment 2019.

FCI Recruitment 2019 – Total 4103 Post

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Name of Vacancy: FCI Recruitment 2019
Total: 4103 Post
Name of Post: Assistant, Junior Engineer (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical), Typist & Stenographer

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Dept. of Recruitment at FCI has issued Advt 01/ 2019 for a total 4103 posts in various categories i.e. Junior Engineer (Civil), Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical) , Steno Grade-II, AG-II (Hindi), Typist (Hindi), AG-III (General), AG-III (Accounts), AG-III (Technical), AG-III (Depot).

FCI Phase-I/ II Exam Syllabus 2019

According to the official notification, the selection process consists of an online computer based test (CBT). There shall be two Phase Exam (Phase-I is a common exam) whereas the Phase-II is as per the post.

FCI Phase-I Syllabus 2019

In the phase-I (CBT) Exam of FCI, the question paper is divided into three sections:

  1. English Language
  2. Reasoning Ability
  3. Numerical Aptitude

Note: This question paper is common to all candidate appearing for the Food Corporation (FCI Recruitment 2019) examination.

S.No Section Questions Marks Exam Duration
1 English Language 30 30 20 minutes
2 Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes
3 Numerical Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes
Total 100 100 60 minutes

Note: The syllabus of English Language, Reasoning Ability and Numerical Ability is as per the FCI recruitment. Download.PDF FCI Syllabus 2019.

The Phase-I CBT Paper is common for all post.

Some important points regarding the FCI Phase-I Syllabus:

  1. Phase-I CBT question paper will have Multiple Choice Questions (Object MCQ’s).
  2. Each question is of 1 mark
  3. There will be negative marking of one-fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question.
  4. Phase-I marks are not added in the preparation of final merit list.

FCI Phase-II Syllabus 2019

After the Phase-I is conducted, the Phase-II CBT Exam is conducted as scheduled given in admit card/ press note.

The syllabus of FCI Phase-II Exam is as per the post, you have opted for. So, kindly check the official syllabus of FCI Recruitment 2019 Phase-II CBT Exam. By going through the scheme of the exam and the syllabus, the candidate will get an idea about the questions and topics they must prepare for.

Number of Papers in Phase II Postcode Post Note
One Paper Exam Paper I only F AG-Ill (General)
I AG-Ill (Depot)
Paper III only E Typist (Hindi)
Paper V only C Steno Grade-ll
Two Paper Exam Paper I and Paper II A JUNIOR ENGINEER (CIVIL ENGINEERING) Candidates applying for any ONE of the postcode A, B, G and H will appear in Paper-1 to be followed by Paper-ll.
ONLINE TEST for Paper – I &
Paper – II shall be held in
single sitting only
G {AG-III (Accounts)
H {AG-III (Technical)}
Paper III and Paper IV D {AG II (Hindi)} Candidates applying for Post code D will appear in Paper-III to be followed by Paper-IV.
ONLINE TEST for Paper – III & Paper-IV shall be held in single sitting only

Phase-II Scheme

The exam pattern for FCI Phase-II (Paper-I/ II/ III/ IV and V) is given below.

  • For the AG-Ill (General),  AG-Ill (Depot): POnly Paper-I
  • For Typist (Hindi): Only Paper-3
  • For Steno Grade-ll: Only Paper-5

Read complete scheme of examination ( FCI Phase-II Exam).

Paper Type Number of questions and Marks Negative marking
Paper – I, Paper – III and Paper- V 120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks 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.
Post specific Paper-II (in phase II) 60 Multiple Choice Questions each carrying 02 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks.
Paper – IV (Subjective) Two questions each carrying 60 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks. No negative marking

Details Syllabus of Phase-II :

Phase-II Paper Questions Syllabus
Paper-I 120
  • General Aptitude consisting of Reasoning/General Intelligence,
  • English Language
  • Computer Proficiency
  • General Awareness
  • Current Events

Data Analysis/ Numerical Ability/ Data Interpretation for the

  • Post Code A {Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering)}
  • Post Code B {Junior Engineer (Electrical Engineering)}
  • Post Code C {Junior Engineer (Mechanical Engineering)}
  • Post Code F {AG-III (General)}
  • Post Code G {AG-III (Accounts)}
  • Post Code H{AG – III (Technical)}
  • Post Code I { AG-III (Depot)}
Paper-II 60
  • Post Code A {Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering)},
  • Post Code B {Junior Engineer (Electrical Mechanical Engineering)}
Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering – MCQ post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.
  • Post Code G {Assistant Grade-III (Accounts)}
Commerce particularly General Accounting and Finance
  • Post Code H {Assistant Grade-III (Technical)}
Agriculture, Botany and Zoology (Group-A) or Agriculture, Chemistry and Physics (Group-B)
Paper-III 120
  • Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)}, and Post Code E {Typist (Hindi).
General Hindi, General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge
Paper-IV Subjective Test (2 Questions)
  • Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)}
Translation – 2 Passages, one each from Hindi to English and vice-versa
Paper-V 120
  • Post Code C {Steno. Grade-II}
General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge (with specific reference to MS Word and Internet)

Phase-II Syllabus

Detailed Syllabus for the Civil, Electrical, Mechnical Engineering (Junior Engineer) Post Exam at FCI Recruitment 2019.

Post Code-A: Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering) Syllabus:

  • Building Materials: Physical and Chemical properties building stones, cement (Portland), Asbestos products, Timber and Wood based Products, laminates, bituminous materials, paints, varnishes etc. Surveying: Principles of surveying, plane table surveying, theodolite, leveling and contouring, curvature, permanent adjustment of dumpy level, methods of contouring, tachometric survey etc.
  • Soil Mechanics: void ratio, porosity, saturation, water content, specific gravity of soil grains and unit weights, grain size, Atterberg’s limits, soil classification, plasticity chart, permeability, consolidation of soils. Lab tests, moisture content, bearing capacity of soils, plate load test, standard penetration test etc.
  • Estimating, Costing and Valuation: Estimate, analysis of rates, earthwork, Brick , RCC work shuttering, Painting, Flooring, Plastering flexible pavements, Tube well, isolates and combined footings, Steel Truss, Piles etc.
  • Transportation Engineering: Types of pavements, pavement materials – aggregates and bitumen, Design of flexible and rigid pavements, bituminous construction, rigid pavement joint, pavement maintenance, Railway Engineering.
  • Environmental Engineering: Quality of water, purification, distribution, sanitation, sewerage and sewage treatments.
  • Structural Engineering: Theory of structures, bending moment and shear force diagrams retaining walls, eccentric loads, slope deflection, critical load and columns, torsion etc.
  • Concrete Technology: Latest technology and uses of concrete, water cement ratio, workability, mix design, placement, compaction, finishing and curing of concrete, quality control of concrete, repair and maintenance of concrete structure etc.
  • RCC Designs: RCC flexural strength, shear strength, bond strength, design of single reinforced beams, retaining walls, water tanks (RCC design questions may be based on both Limit State method and Working Stress method).
  • Steel Design: Steel design and construction of steel columns, beams, roof trusses, plate girders. Construction Management: Construction scheduling Bar Chart, CPM and PERT etc.

Post Code-B: Junior Engineer (Electrical Mechnical Engineering) Syllabus:

Basic concepts, Concepts of current, voltage, power, energy and their units, Circuit law, AC Fundamentals, Measurement and measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Synchronous Machines, Generation, Transmission and Distribution of power in different power stations, Estimation and costing, Utilization of Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics, Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Thermal Engineering, Air standard Cycles for IC engines, Rankine cycle of steam, Air Compressors & their cycles, Boilers Refrigeration cycles, Production Engineering etc.

Post Code-H: Assistant Grade-III (Technical) Syllabus:

  • Agriculture:- Statics of Indian Agriculture (Cereals & Pulses), Elementary entomology, Plant Protection, Agricultural Economics.
  • Botany:- Cell Biology :Tissue , Organ & Organ System, Genetics, Plant Classification, Diversity, Ecology, Life Process: Photosynthesis, Respiration , Circulation, Movement etc, Basics of Biochemistry.
  • Zoology:- Animal Cell & Tissue, Organ System, Heredity & Variation, Animal Classification, Micro Organism, Insects & Rodents.
  • Chemistry:- Chemical bonding, Organic Chemistry : Basics of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, aldehydes and acids, Inorganic Chemistry , Chemistry in daily life.
  • Physics:- Measurements, Basic Physics, Light, Electricity.

The above syllabus for Agriculture, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics is grouped into following two categories:

GROUP A– Agriculture, Botany and Zoology.
GROUP B– Agriculture, Chemistry and Physics.

Post Code-G: Assistant Grade-III (Accounts) Syllabus:

  • Basic Accounting concept including preparation of books of accounts.
  • Taxation including Income Tax and Goods and Services Tax.
  • Auditing: – (a) Auditing concepts and methods, (b) Internal & External audit of companies.
  • Commercial Laws:– (Basic Knowledge) (a) Basics of Contract Act, (b) Basics of Company Act, (c) Basics of Sales of Goods Act, (d) Negotiable Instrument Act
  • Basic of Computers: (a) Operating System, (b) Browsers, (c) Email, (d) Memory (Internal, External, portable), (e) Chats, (f) Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), (g) Networks

FCI CBT Exam 2019 – Imp Points

  • Marks obtained in Phase-I online exam will not be reckoned for final merit list. The candidates fifteen times the number of vacancies advertised shall be called for Phase-II examination.
  • The merit of online Test for Post Code F and I will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Paper -I of Phase-II
  • For post code A, B, G and H, the merit will be decided on the basis of combined marks secured in Paper – I & post specific Paper – II of Phase-II.
  • Candidates applying for AG-II (Hindi) (Post code-D) will need to take paper III & IV in Phase II. Final selection will be on the basis of combined marks secured by the candidates in both Paper – III and Paper- IV.
  • Candidates applying for the Post of Typist (Hindi) (Post code-E) will need to take Paper – III in Phase II for Online Test. The final merit for the post of Typist (Hindi) will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Paper-III, subject to qualifying the Skill Test.
  • Candidates applying for the Post of Steno. Grade-II (Post code-C) will need to take Paper – V in Phase II for Online Test. The final merit for the post of Steno. Grade-II will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Paper-V, subject to qualifying the Skill Test.
  • All papers in the online examination will be of objective type multiple choice questions only except paper IV for AG-II (Hindi) which will be of subjective type.
  • Online Test will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi except for language papers

FCI Skill Test Pattern

The candidates applying for the Typist (Hindi) (Post code-E) will need to appear in the Paper-III in Phase II for Online Test.

Thereafter the candidates will undergo a Skill-Test in typing in Hindi which will be of qualifying nature.

The candidates shall be informed about the venue of skill/typing test through website (www.fci.gov.in). The candidates are advised to keep in touch through the website.

The final merit for the post of Typist (Hindi) will be decided on the basis of Paper-Ill subject to qualifying the Skill Test.

For the Stenographer Grade-II candidates (Post code-C) has to appear in the Paper-V in the Phase II of CBT Examination. Thereafter the candidates will undergo a Skill-Test in typing and shorthand which will be
of qualifying nature.

The language of Skill Test i.e (Typing, Short Hand) will be in English. The candidates shall be informed about the venue of skill/typing test through website (www.fci.gov.in). The candidates are advised to keep in touch through the website. The final merit for the post of Steno.GradeII will be decided on the basis of Paper-V subject to qualifying the Skill Test.

FCI Skill Test Pattern

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