FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022: Food Corporation of India (FCI) will be conducting FCI Assistant Grade 3 recruitment 2022 Exam in two stages: Phase I, and Phase II. The Phase-I & Phase-II exam will be conducted online, followed by Interviews and Training. To ace FCI Assistant Grade 3 2022 Exam, it is necessary to know the Selection Process, Exam Pattern and Detailed Syllabus of this exam. This article will help you to prepare judiciously for FCI Recruitment 2022 Exam. In this article, we are sharing FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022, Exam Pattern & Selection Process. Let's have a look at the exam pattern and syllabus for all stages of FCI Assistant Grade 3 2022 Recruitment process one by one.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022

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FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022
Recruitment BodyFood Corporation of India (FCI)
Post NameAssistant Grade 3
Vacancies5043
CategorySyllabus
Exam LevelNational
Mode of ExamOnline
Negative Marking⅓rd mark
Selection ProcessOnline Test- Phase 1 & Phase 2
Official Websitehttps://fci.gov.in/

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 Notification Out for 5043 Vacancy

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Selection Process 2022

For Assistant Grade 3 (General/ Depot/ Movement/ Accounts/ Technical/ Civil Engineering/ Electrical Mechanical Engineering):-

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022

Begin your preparation for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Examination, let's understand FCI Exam Pattern 2022 for Assistant Grade 3 for each phase of online examination. 

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022: Phase 1

The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase-I examination will be conducted online and Objective type (Multiple Choice Questions). Candidates are allocated total duration of 60 minutes to complete the preliminary exam. There is section-wise timing for all sections i.e. 15 minutes each. It consists of 4 sections with a total of 100 questions and a maximum score of 100 marks.

PaperNo. of questionsTotal MarksMedium of ExamDuration
English Language2525English15 minutes
Reasoning Ability2525Bilingual15 minutes
Numerical Ability2525Bilingual15 minutes
General Studies2525Bilingual15 minutes
Total100100--60 minutes (1 hour)

Note: Each question will carry equal 01 (one) mark. For each wrong answer, there will be negative marking of one-fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question.
If a question is left blank, i.e. no answer is marked by the candidate; there will be no negative marking for that question.
The marks obtained in Phase-I will not be reckoned in final merit ranking.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022: Phase 2

PostPost CodePaperDescription
J.E.(Civil Engineering)APaper-I and Paper-IICandidates will appear in Paper-II Online Test for Paper-I &Paper-II shall be held in single sitting only
J.E.(Electrical Mechanical Engineering)BPaper-I and Paper-IICandidates will appear in Paper-II Online Test for Paper-I &Paper-II shall be held in single sitting only
Steno. Grade-IICPaper-III onlyCandidates applying for the post code C will have to appear in Paper-III. Thereafter the candidates will undergo a Skill-Test in typing and shorthand which will be of qualifying nature.
AG- III (General)DPaper- I onlyCandidates applying for the post code D will have to appear in Paper- I
AG- III (Accounts)EPaper- I & Paper- IICandidates applying for the post code E will have to appear in Paper- I & Paper- II
AG- III (Technical)FPaper- I & Paper- IICandidates applying for the post code F will have to appear in Paper- I & Paper- II
AG- III (Depot)GPaper- I onlyCandidates applying for the post code G will have to appear in Paper- I
AG- III (Hindi)HPaper- I & Paper- IICandidates applying for the post code H will have to appear in Paper- I & Paper- II

Candidates applying for posts having codes D, E, F and G will appear in Paper-I to be followed by Paper-II. The Online Test for Paper - I & Paper-II shall be held in single Engineering) sitting.

Candidates applying for Postcode H will appear in Paper-III to be followed by Paper-IV. The online Test for Paper - III & Paper IV shall be held in a single sitting.

Paper-I is common for post codes A, B, C, D, E, F, and G.

Online Test for Paper - I & Paper - II and Paper - III & Paper IV shall be held in a single sitting.

Paper TypeNo. of Question and MarksDuration
Paper – I120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks90 minutes
Post specific Paper-II
(in phase II)
60 Multiple Choice Questions each carrying 02 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks.60 minutes
Paper – III (Subjective)120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks60 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022: Paper 1

There will be 120 MCQs for 1 mark each to be answered in 90 minutes. 

PaperNo. of questionsTotal MarksMedium of ExamDuration
English Language2525English20 minutes
Reasoning Ability2525Bilingual20 minutes
Numerical Ability2525Bilingual20 minutes
General Studies4545Bilingual20 minutes
Total120120--90 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022: Paper 2

The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022 for Paper 2 has been tabulated below as per the post code candidates are preparing for- 

Post CodeSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Post Code A & BSpecific subject related6012060 minutes
Post Code ECommerce particularly 
General Accounting & Finance
6012060 minutes
Post Code FAgriculture, Botany & Zoology (Group A)6012060 minutes
Post Code HGK related to Hindi Literature
Word/sentences from Hindi to English
Word/sentences from English to Hindi
Official Language Policy
Official Language Act
Official Language Rules
Annual Programme issued by Department of 
Official language
04
20
20
04
04
04
04
12060 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022: Paper 3

  1. The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam will have a total of 120 MCQ’s of a total duration of 90 Minutes
  2. Total Marks- 120
SubjectNo. of questionsTotal MarksMedium of ExamDuration
English Language3030English25 minutes
Reasoning Ability3030Bilingual20 minutes
Numerical Aptitude3030Bilingual25 minutes
Computer Awareness3030Bilingual20 minutes
Total12012090 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022: Phase-I

FCI covers three sections in FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase-I exam i.e. English Language, Numerical Aptitude and Reasoning Ability. The details syllabus for FCI Assistant Grade 3 2022 Phase-I exam is mentioned below:

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus for English Language

  1. Reading Comprehension
  2. Cloze Test
  3. Fillers
  4. Sentence Errors
  5. Vocabulary based questions
  6. Sentence Improvement
  7. Jumbled Paragraph/Sentences
  8. Paragraph Fillers
  9. Paragraph Conclusion
  10. Paragraph/Sentences Restatement

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus for Reasoning Ability

  1. Puzzles, Seating Arrangements
  2. Direction Sense
  3. Blood Relation
  4. Syllogism
  5. Order and Ranking
  6. Coding-Decoding
  7. Machine Input-Output
  8. Inequalities
  9. Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series
  10. Data Sufficiency
  11. Logical Reasoning
  12. Passage Inference
  13. Statement and Assumption
  14. Conclusion

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus for Numerical Aptitude

  1. Data Interpretation
  2. Inequalities (Quadratic Equations)
  3. Number Series
  4. Approximation and Simplification
  5. Data Sufficiency
  6. Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems
  7. HCF and LCM
  8. Profit and Loss
  9. SI & CI
  10. Problem on Ages
  11. Work and Time
  12. Speed Distance and Time
  13. Probability
  14. Mensuration
  15. Permutation and Combination
  16. Average
  17. Ratio and Proportion
  18. Partnership
  19. Problems on Boats and Stream
  20. Problems on Trains
  21. Mixture and Allegation
  22. Pipes and Cisterns

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus for General Studies

  1. History
  2. Geography
  3. Economics
  4. General Science (8th level)
  5. Current Affairs

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022: Phase-II

I. FCI Assistant Grade 3 (Junior Engineer- Civil Engineering) (Post Code-A): This post has categories for specialised persons from Accounting, Finance, Taxes, Auditing and who has basic knowledge of Computers.

  1. Building Materials: Physical and Chemical properties building stones, cement (Portland), Asbestos products, Timber and Wood based Products, laminates, bituminous materials, paints, varnishes etc.
  2. Surveying: Principles of surveying, plane table surveying, theodolite, leveling and contouring, curvature, permanent adjustment of dumpy level, methods of contouring, tachometric survey etc.
  3. 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.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Structural Engineering: Theory of structures, bending moment and shear force diagrams retaining walls, eccentric loads, slope deflection, critical load and columns, torsion etc.
  7. 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.
  8. 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).
  9. Steel Design: Steel design and construction of steel columns, beams, roof trusses, plate girders. Construction Management: Construction scheduling Bar Chart, CPM and PERT etc.

II. FCI Assistant Grade 3 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.

III. FCI Assistant Grade 3 (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
  5. Basic of Computers: (a) Operating System, (b) Browsers, (c) Email, (d) Memory (Internal, External, portable), (e) Chats, (f) Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), (g) Networks

IV. FCI Assistant Grade 3 (Technical) (Post Code H)

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

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FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022: FAQs

Ans. The complete FCI Syllabus for Assistant Grade 3 Posts for Phase 1 & 2 has discussed in the above article.

Ans. The Phase-I & Phase-II exam will be conducted online, followed by Interviews and Training

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