Food Corporation of India (FCI) has finally released the exam dates for Category 1 Recruitment for the posts of Assistant General Manager (General Administration/ Technical/ Accounts/ Law) and Medical Officer in its offices spread all over the country. The number of vacancies is 89. Only 1 month left for your preparation, so you must know the exact exam pattern of the Fci agm admit card out
|FCI EXAM Events||Dates|
|Start Date To Apply Online for FCI Exams||01/03/2021|
|Last Date To Apply Online||31/03/2021|
|Assistant General Manager (Accounts/Law/Technical) and Medical Officer||17.07.2021|
|Assistant General Manager (Genl. Admin)||18.07.2021|
FCI AGM Selection Process
The selection of the eligible candidates will be made upon the candidate’s performance in the following stages:
- Online Test
FCI AGM Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for the various posts is different. The detailed information about the exam pattern of these posts is shown below in detail.
For Assistant General Manager (General Administration) Posts
|SNo||Sections||No. of Questions||Duration|
|1||Reasoning, Data Analysis, Numerical Ability||45||2.5 hours (150 minutes)|
|2||General Awareness, Current Affairs||45|
|3||Management and Ethics||45|
|4||Agriculture, Agriculture Economy and Computer awareness||45|
For Assistant General Manager (Technical/Accounts/Law) & Medical Officer Posts
|SNo||Sections||No. of Questions||Duration|
|1||Reasoning, Data Analysis, Numerical Ability||30||2.5 hours (150 minutes)|
|2||General Awareness, Current Affairs||30|
|3||Management and Ethics||30|
|4||Agriculture, Agriculture Economy,
- There will be no negative marking for any incorrect answers.
- There will be 180 Multiple Choice Questions to be attempted in 2.5 hours.
- The weightage assigned for Online Test and interview are 90% and 10% respectively
- Candidates are to be shortlisted for Interview on criteria of 50% marks in the Online Test for unreserved and EWS categories and 45% marks for SC, ST, OBC, and Persons with Benchmark Disabilities.
FCI AGM Syllabus for Management and Ethics
Management: This section is a study of the concept of development of management as science and art through which a candidate will be able to apply the concepts to the real life of government and business decision making keeping in mind the changes in the strategic and operating environment.
Ethics: This section will include questions that will test the candidate’s attitude and approach with different issues like integrity, probity in public life, problem-solving approach, and conflicts faced by him/her while dealing with society.
Below is the syllabus for management and ethics as per the public notice released by FCI on 1 April 2021 on its official website
|Syllabus for Management and Ethics|
|Definition of Management||Ethics and Human Interface:
|Evolution of Management|
|Managerial Functions- Planning, Organizing, Controlling;||Contributions of moral thinkers and philosophers from India and the world.|
|Role of Manager, Social responsibility and managerial ethics|
|Types of Business organization||Public service values and Ethics in Public administration
|Current trends and issues in Management|
|Organization culture and Environment|
|Motivation – motivation theories – motivational techniques||Probity in Governance: Concept of public service
FCI AGM Syllabus for Agriculture & Agriculture Economy
|Name of the Topic||Detailed Syllabus|
|Basic questions on Agriculture||Physical and social environment as factors of crop distribution
and production, Agroecology; cropping pattern, Environment pollution, and associated hazards to crops, animals, and humans. Green House effect and global warming. Soil- Physical, chemical, and biological properties, Soils of India, Soil conservation, integrated watershed management, soil erosion, and its management, water use efficiency in relation to crop production. Major crops- cropping patterns in various parts of the country, different types of irrigation and irrigation systems, storage, transport, and marketing of agricultural produce and issues and related constraints; e-technology in the aid of farmers, etc
|Basic questions on Agriculture Economy||: Issues related to direct and indirect farm subsidies and
minimum support prices; Public Distribution System- objectives, functioning, limitations, revamping; issues of buffer stocks and food security; Technology missions; economic of animal
– rearing. Food processing and related industries in India scope and significance, supply chain management. Land reforms in India, Agriculture production economics, agricultural marketing
& Price analysis, price fluctuations, etc.
FAQ: FCI Recruitment 2021
Q 1. What is the no. of vacancies released by FCI for Category 1 in 2021 Recruitment?
Ans: The total no. of vacancies released by FCI 2021 is 89.
Q 2. What is the selection process for FCI Exam recruitment?
Ans: This is 3 steps selection process.
- Preliminary Exam
- Mains Exam
- Personal Interview
Q 3. How many phases are there for the examination?
Ans: The examination will be held in 2 Phases.
Q 4. What is the pattern of the FCI exam?
Ans: There is a different exam pattern for the online test for the online exam in 2 phases.
Q 5.What is the exam date of the FCI AGM exam 2021?
Ans: FCI is conducting the Cat -1 exam on 17th and 18th July 2021 in 2 shifts.
Q 6. What are the posts in FCI Recruitment 2021?
Ans: FCI is recruiting 89 posts of Assistant General Manager (AGM)for General Administration, Technical, Accounts, Law, and Medical Officer this year.
Q 7. What is FCI AGM Salary ?
Ans: The salary will be Rs. 60,000-1,80,000/-.
Q 8. How can I download the admit card of FCI AGM 2021?
Ans: Candidates can download it from the official website.