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Examination Pattern

Preliminary Exam Pattern

Test NameMedium of ExamNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Reasoning AbilityEnglish/Hindi404045 Mins
Numerical Ability English/Hindi4040

Main Exam Pattern

Test NameMedium of ExamNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Reasoning AbilityEnglish/Hindi4050120 Mins
Numerical Ability English/Hindi4050
General Awareness PaperEnglish/Hindi4040
English/Hindi LanguageEnglish/Hindi4040
Computer KnowledgeEnglish/Hindi4020

Fee Details

S.NO Category Application Fee
1 SC/ST/PWD/EXSM candidates Rs 100/-
2 For others Rs 600/-


Eligibility Criteria

Graduation from UGC recognized university or equal qualification.

NOTE: For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted in your total score means Negative marking will be applicable and No negative marks for blank Question.

Exam Syllabus

English Language

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test
  • Fillers
  • Sentence Errors
  • Vocabulary based questions
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Jumbled Paragraph
  • Paragraph Based Questions ( Paragraph Fillers, Paragraph Conclusion, Paragraph /Sentences Restatement)

Reasoning Ability

  • Puzzles
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Direction Sense
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Order and Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument)
  • Inequalities
  • Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Machine Input-Output

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart)
  • Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  • Number Series
  • Approximation and Simplification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns)

General Awareness

  • Banking and Insurance Awareness
  • Financial Awareness
  • Govt Schemes and Policies
  • Current Affairs
  • Static Awareness

Computer Knowledge

  • History and Generation of Computers
  • Introduction to Computer Organisation
  • Computer Memory
  • Computer Hardware and I/O Devices
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Languages
  • Operating System
  • Computer Network
  • Internet
  • MS Office Suit and Short cut keys
  • Basics of DBMS
  • Number System and Conversions
  • Computer and Network Security