Feb 13, 2019

FCI Syllabus 2019, FCI AG 2, 3, JE, Steno Official Exam Pattern

FCI Syllabus

Food Corporation of India has released the FCI Syllabus 2019 for FCI AG 2, 3, JE, Steno posts. Candidates who are seeking for the said syllabus can get the Syllabus and Official Exam Pattern from this page. We the team of www.sarkarinaukricareer.in has provided the complete details of the topics from which the questions will cover in the examination.

The official direct link to download the FCI Syllabus 2019 and exam pattern is also available at this page. You can get the PDF filed of the syllabus and exam pattern by hitting on below provided a link. Candidates are advised to go through the provided syllabus and pattern and prepare for their exam as per it. 

Important Details
Organization Name
Food Corporation of India
Post Name
AG 2, 3, JE, Steno
Page Category
Syllabus  And Exam Pattern

FCI Exam Pattern 2019
FCI Exam Pattern (Phase I):
Name of the Test
No. of Qs.
Max. Marks
Duration (minutes)
English Language
20 minutes
Reasoning Ability
20 minutes
20 minutes
1 Hour (60 minutes)

Read: किसी भी प्रतियोगिता परीक्षा में सफलता के लिए मंत्र 

FCI Syllabus 2019(Phase I)
FCI General English Syllabus:
  • Topics to Be Covered-
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Narration
  • Shuffling Sentences
  • Comprehension Passage Questions etc

FCI Reasoning Syllabus:
  • Letter & symbol series
  • Statement and argument
  • Logical Reasoning problems
  • Alphabet test
  • Passage and conclusions
  • Blood relations
  • Direction sense test
  • Input-output
  • Making judgments

Read: Reasoning लगती है मुस्किल - जानिये तैयारी कैसे करें
FCI Exam Pattern (Phase II):
Number of Papers in Phase II
Post code

One Paper
Paper I
AG-III (General)

AG-III (Depot)
Paper III only
Typist (Hindi)
Paper V only
Steno Grade-II

Two Paper

Paper I and
Paper II
Candidates applying for any
ONE of the post code A, B,
G and H will appear in
Paper-I to be followed by
ONLINE TEST for Paper - I &
Paper – II shall be held in
single sitting only
{AG-III (Accounts)
{AG-III (Technical)}
Paper III and
Paper IV
{AG II (Hindi)}
Candidates applying for
Post code D will appear in
Paper-III to be followed by
& Paper-IV shall be held in
single sitting only
1) Paper-I is common for post code A, B, F, G, H and I.
2) Paper-III is common for post code D and E.

Read: किसी भी प्रतियोगिता परीक्षा में सफलता के लिए मंत्र

Paper Type
Number of questions and Marks
Negative marking
Paper – I, Paper – III and Paper-
120 Multiple Choice Questions will Carry equal 01 mark. 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

FCI Phase II Syllabus 2019
Paper-I (Duration-90 Minutes): 120 Multiple Choice Questions of 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)}, B {Junior Engineer (Electrical Engineering)}, C {Junior Engineer (Mechanical Engineering)}, F {AG-III (General)}, G {AG-III (Accounts)}, H{AG - III (Technical)} & I { AG-III (Depot)}.

Paper-II (Duration-60 minutes):
  1. 60 Multiple Choice Questions on Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering for Candidates applying for the Post Code A {Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering)}, Post Code B {Junior Engineer (Electrical Mechanical Engineering)}, to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.
  2. 60 Multiple Choice Questions on Commerce particularly General Accounting and Finance for candidates applying for the Post Code G {Assistant Grade-III (Accounts)} to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.
III. 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 H {Assistant Grade-III (Technical)} to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream.

The detailed syllabus for specified technical posts for Paper-II to assess the post specific technical knowledge of relevant stream is as under:
  1. Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering) (Post Code A):
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.

  1. Junior Engineer (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) (Post Code B):
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.
 Assistant Grade-III (Accounts) (Post Code G):
  1. Basic Accounting concept including preparation of books of accounts.
  2. Taxation including Income Tax and Goods and Services Tax.
  3. Auditing: (a) Auditing concepts and methods, (b) Internal & External audit of companies
  4. 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
  1. Basic of Computers: (a) Operating System, (b) Browsers, (c) Email, (d) Memory (Internal, External, portable), (e) Chats, (f) Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), (g) Networks
  1. Assistant Grade-III (Technical) (Post Code H)
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

Paper-III (Duration-90 minutes)
120 Multiple Choice Questions on General Hindi, General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge for candidates applying for Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)}, and Post Code E {Typist (Hindi).

Paper-IV (Duration-90 minutes) (Subjective Test)
Translation - 2 Passages, one each from Hindi to English and vice-versa or candidates applying for the Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)}. Each Question will carry 60 marks and the maximum marks for the Paper-IV would be 120. This online test will be subjective type.

Paper-V (Duration-90 minutes)
120 Multiple Choice Questions on General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge (with specific reference to MS Word and Internet) for candidates applying for the Post Code C {Steno. Grade-II}.

Candidates are suggested to download the FCI Syllabus and Exam Pattern and start preparing for your exam accordingly. If you want to ask any question then must comment in below provided comment box.

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1 comment:

  1. fci ag3 paper 1 will have 30 marks for each section??i.e 30 marks for quant,30 for english etc


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