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IGNOU Syllabus 2023 and Exam Pattern, Complete Syllabus PDF

IGNOU Syllabus

IGNOU Syllabus: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has published the official notification for the IGNOU Recruitment 2023 for 200 vacancies for the post of Jr. Assistant cum Typist (JAT) on 22nd March 2023. Candidates preparing for IGNOU Jr. Assistant cum Typist Exam 2023 must go through the detailed syllabus. The topic-wise detailed IGNOU Syllabus 2023 has been provided below. Bookmark SSCADDA for the latest notifications.

IGNOU Syllabus 2023

Candidates interested in IGNOU Recruitment 2023 must be looking for the IGNOU Syllabus 2023 as well as the IGNOU Exam Pattern 2023. The candidates have to begin their preparation from now on as the official notification is released by the officials. In this article, we are providing you the detailed information about the IGNOU Syllabus.

IGNOU Syllabus: Overview

IGNOU Recruitment 2023 is out for 200 vacancies on the official website. The details regarding IGNOU Syllabus are tabulated below.

IGNOU Syllabus
Name of organization Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
Name of recruitment IGNOU Recruitment 2023
Post Name Jr. Assistant cum Typist (JAT)
Category Syllabus
Vacancies 200
Salary/ Pay Scale Rs. 19900- 63200/-
Job Location All India
Mode of application Online
Online application Dates 22nd March 2023 to 20th April 2023
Official Website recruitment.nta.nic.in

IGNOU Exam Pattern 2023

The Computer Based Test for Tier I will be conducted in a bilingual language ie. Hindi and English.

Test Components No. of Questions Marks Duration
General Awareness 30 30 2 Hours
Reasoning and General Intelligence 30 30
Mathematical Abilities 30 30
Hindi/English Language and Comprehension 30 30
Computer Knowledge Module 30 30
Total 150 150

Tier II: The candidates qualified in the CBT of Tier I, will have to undergo a skill (Typing) test which will be in Hindi or English language and will be qualifying in nature subject to minimum qualifying speed as mentioned in the advertisement.

Tier-II:  Skill Test/Typing Test Qualifying in nature subject to minimum qualifying speed

IGNOU Syllabus 2023 and Exam Pattern in Hindi

IGNOU Syllabus

Candidates can check the detailed IGNOU Syllabus 2023 below.

Mathematical Abilities

Number Systems: Computation of Whole Number, Decimals and Fractions, and Relationship between numbers. Fundamental Arithmetical Operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square Roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture, and Alligation, Time and Distance, Time and Work.

Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations.

Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centers, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles.

Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base. Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities like sin2? + Cos2?=1, etc.

Statistics and Probability: Use of Tables and Graphs: Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Piechart; Measures of central tendency: mean, median, mode, standard deviation; calculation of simple probabilities.

Reasoning and General Intelligence

Questions of both verbal and non-verbal types. These will include questions on Semantic Analogy, Symbolic operations, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Trends, Figural Analogy, Space Orientation, Semantic Classification, Venn Diagrams, Symbolic/Number Classification, Drawing Inferences, Figural Classification, Punched hole/Pattern folding & unfolding, Semantic Series, Figural Pattern-folding and completion, Number Series, Embedded figures, Figural Series, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Emotional Intelligence, Word Building, Social Intelligence, Coding and de-coding, Numerical operations, Other subtopics, if any.

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English Language and Comprehension

Vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms, and their correct usage; Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/Detecting misspelled words, Idioms & Phrases, One-word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.

To test comprehension, two or more paragraphs will be given and questions based on those will be asked. At least one paragraph should be a simple one based on a book or a story and the other paragraph should be based on current affairs editorial or a report.

General Awareness

Questions are designed to test the candidates’ general awareness of the environment around them and its application to society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries, especially about History, Culture, Geography, Economics, Science, General Policy, and Scientific Research

Computer Knowledge Module

Computer Basics: Organization of a computer, Central Processing Unit (CPU), input/output devices, computer memory, memory organization, backup devices, PORTs, Windows Explorer, and Keyboard shortcuts.

Software: Windows Operating System including basics of Microsoft Office like MS Word, MS Excel, and Power Point, etc. Working with Internet and e-mails: Web Browsing & Searching, Downloading & Uploading, Managing an E-mail Account, e-Banking. Basics of networking and cyber security: Networking devices and protocols, Network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojans etc.), and preventive measures.

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What is the IGNOU Syllabus for Jr. Assistant cum Typist (JAT) post?

You can check complete IGNOU Syllabus in the post above.

What are the total marks in the IGNOU Tier 1 Exam?

The total marks for the IGNOU Tier 1 Exam is 150.

What is total time duration provided to candidates appearing for IGNOU exam 2023?

120 minutes are provided to the candidates to complete IGNOU exam 2023.

What is the full form of IGNOU?

Full form of IGNOU is Indira Gandhi National Open University.

How many questions are asked in General Awareness section?

30 questions are asked in General Awareness section.