FCI Manager Syllabus 2019 & Exam Pattern, Previous Papers

FCI Manager Syllabus 2019 – download for pdf in Food Corporation of India FCI Syllabus with previous papers mentioned here. FCI has organized the recruitment for Manager (General, Depot, Movement, Technical, Accounts & Civil Engineering) posts. Dear candidates can download the FCI Manager syllabus along with exam pattern and start preparing for the online examination. FCI Manager exam date and exam centres will be announced soon at online.  more detailed information about the FCI Manager examination check their syllabus, exam pattern, previous papers, sample papers, old question papers, selection process, eligibility, cut off, merit list, document verification, etc.

Official Notification – Check Here

FCI Manager Notification Details

Name of Organization – Food Corporation of India FCI
Post Name – Manager (General, Depot, Movement, Technical, Accounts & Civil Engineering)
No Of vacancy – 330
Application Mode – Online
Online Application Form Last Date – 28 September 2019
Fee Payment Last Date – 27 October 2019
Category – Syllabus & Exam Pattern
Admit Card Released date – Available soon
Exam Date – Available soon
Official website – http://fci.gov.in/


Selection Process

  • Online Test
  • Interview process
  • Document verification

Eligibility or Qualification 

Candidates have completed FCI related Degree in UG/PG/ Masters Degree from recognized university or institute
For more detailed qualification can refer official notification

FCI Manager Syllabus & Exam Pattern 

Get the detailed information about FCI Manager Exam Pattern 2019 which is tabulated from here. Food Corporation of India Manager Exam Pattern defines the exam scheme such as Subject Names, Duration for the examination, Marks to be scored as per section, Negative Marking, etc from here. Food Corporation of India releases notification to invite candidates for Manager (General, Depot, Movement, Technical, Accounts & Civil Engineering) posts. And to recruit some capable applicants against FCI Recruitment, they conduct Online exam and Interview.
FCI Manager Syllabus

FCI Manager Exam Pattern 

 Phase 1 – Exam Pattern
Subject Name  No Of Questions Marks Duration Medium
English language 30 30 20 Mins English
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Mins Bilingual (English and Hindi)
Numerical Aptitude 35 35 20 Mins Bilingual (English and Hindi)
Total 100 100 60 Mins
  • The test will be Objective type (Multiple Choice Questions).
  • 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.
Phase 2 – Exam Pattern 
S.no No of Papers Post Code Post Name
1 One Paper Exam(Paper-I only) A Manager(General)
B Manager(Depot)
C Manager(Movement)
2 Two Paper Exam(Paper –I & Paper-II only) D Manager(Accounts)
E Manager(Technical)
F Manager(Civil Engineering )
G Manager(Electrical, Mechanical Engineering)
3 Paper-III & Paper-IV H Manager(Hindi)
  •  Paper-I is common for post code A, B, C, D, E, F, and G.
  •  Online Test for Paper – I & Paper – II and Paper – III & Paper IV shall be held in single sitting.
  • Candidates applying for any ONE of the post code D, E, F and G will appear in Paper-I to be followed by Paper-II. Online Test for Paper – I & Paper – II shall be held in single sitting.
  • Candidates applying for Post code H will appear in Paper-III to be followed by Paper-IV.
    Online Test for Paper – III & Paper-IV shall be held in single sitting.
  • Online Test will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi except for language papers.

Examination Details

  • Paper 1 – 120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks – 90 Mins
  • Post specific Paper-II (in phase II)  – 60 Multiple Choice Questions each carrying 02
    marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks – 60 Mins
  • Paper-III (Only for the Post of Manager (Hindi) Post Code-H ) – 120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 mark. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks – 90 Mins

Paper-IV (Only for the Post of Manager (Hindi) Post Code-H )

  • 01 Passage for translation from Hindi to English
  • 01 Passage for translation from English to Hindi
  • 01 essay in Hindi
  • 01 Precis Writing in English
  • Each question carries 30
  • Marks and total Marks will be 120 – 90 Mins

Syllabus for FCI Manager Examination 

General Aptitude consisting of Reasoning, Data Analysis, Computer Awareness, General Awareness, Management and Current Affairs for the post of Manager (General / Depot /
Movement / Accounts / Technical / Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering).
General Accounting and Finance for candidates applying for Manager (Accounts) /
Agriculture, Food Science and Technology, Agricultural Engineering & Bio Technology for candidates applying for Manager (Technical) or Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering for candidates applying for Manager (Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering).
Manager (Accounts) (Post Code-D)
Basic Accounting concept including preparation of books of accounts and Accounting Standards.
Financial Management:  Analysis of Financial statement, Budgeting & Budgetary control Working Capital management, Capital Budgeting & Ratio Analysis.
Taxation: Income Tax including filing of return, TDS, Advance Tax etc. Goods & Services Tax.
Auditing:  Auditing Concepts and Methods,  Internal & External Audit of Companies.
Commercial Laws: Contract Act , Companies Act,  Sales of Goods Act,  Negotiable Instrument Act, Consumer Protection Act,  RTI Act.
Basic of Computers: Operating System, Browsers, Email,  Memory (Internal, External,
portable),  Chats, Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Networks.
Manager (Technical) (Post Code-E)
Agricultural- Statistics of Indian Agriculture (Cereals & Pulses), Food & Agriculture Microbiology, Nutrition (Animal & Plant), Postharvest care of Cereals & Pulses, Food grain Protection, Agriculture Extension.
Biotechnology- Microbes: Beneficial & Harmful, Genetic Engineering, Biotechnological Principles, Economic Biotechnology, Pathogens & Control, Recent trends.
Entomology- Basic Entomology, Economic Entomology, Beneficial and harmful insects, integrated Post Management (IPM), Storage Grain Insect pest, Vertebrate Pests.
Chemistry-Physical Chemistry: Structure of Atoms, Chemical Bonding, Radioactivity; Inorganic Chemistry, Periodic Table, Basics Metals & Non-metals, Organic Chemistry, Basics of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, aldehydes and acids , Biochemistry (Carbohydrates, Proteins & Fats).
PFA Act, 1964,Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006/Food Safety and Standards Regulations 2011, Right to information Act, 2005
Manager (Civil Engineering) (Post Code-F):
Engineering Materials & Construction Technology
Selection of site for the construction, Planning and orientation of buildings, Ventilation and air conditioning, acoustics. Building and highway materials, Stones, Bricks timber, Lime, Cement Mortar, Plain and reinforced Cement Concrete, Bitumen, Asphalt.
Building Materials: Stone, Lime, Glass, Plastics, Steel, FRP, Ceramics, Aluminium, Fly Ash, Basic Admixtures, Timber, Bricks and Aggregates Classification, properties and selection criteria, Cement etc.
Construction Practice, Planning and Management: Construction Planning, Equipment, site investigation, Tendering Process and Contract Management, Quality Control, Productivity, Operation Cost; Land acquisition, Labor safety and welfare.
Surveying, Leveling, temporary and permanent adjustments of levels and Theodolite, Use of theodolite, tachometry. Trigonometrically and Triangulation survey. Contours and contouring, Computations of areas and volumes.
Soil/Geotechnical Engineering
Classification of soil , Field identification tests , water content, specific gravity, voids ratio, porosity, Soil permeability and its determination in the laboratory and field, Darcy’s law, Flow nets its Characteristics. Local and general shear failures, design Criteria for shallow foundation, Plate load test, Stability of simple slopes.
Highway and bridges: Classification of road land width, Flexible pavements, WBM courses, sub base, sand bitumen base curse, crushed cement concrete base / sub-base course. Prime and tack coats, surface dressing, Asphaltic concrete, seal coats etc.
Structural Analysis: Strength of materials, Bending moments and shear force, Analysis of determinate and indeterminate structure, Suspended Cables, Concepts and use of Computer Aided Design.
Design of steel structures: Principles of working stress methods, Design of tension and compression members, Design of beams and beam column connections, built-up sections, Girders, Industrial roofs, Principles of Ultimate load design.
Design of Concrete and Masonry Structures; Limit state design for bending, shear, axial compression and combined forces; Design of beams, Slabs, Lintels, Foundations, Retaining walls, Tanks, Staircases.
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. Valuation- Value and cost, scrap value, salvage value, assessed value, sinking fund, depreciation and obsolescence, methods of valuation.
Manager (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) (Post Code-G):
Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning, Theory of Machines, Machine Design, Strength of Materials, Engineering Materials, Production Engineering , Industrial Engineering ,Production Planning and Control Material handling, Electrical Circuits, Network theorems, EM Theory, Electrostatics, Material Science (Electric Materials), Electrical Measurements, Elements of Computation Power Apparatus and Systems (Power System: Power generation; Thermal, Hydro, Nuclear & Solar power production and
Transmissions), Electro mechanics, Control Systems, Electronics and Communications, Estimation and costing, Use of computers.
Pattern of Paper – III and Paper – IV 
General Hindi, General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence, Computer Awareness, Management and Current Affairs for candidates applying for the Post Code H
Manager (Hindi).

  •  01 Passage for translation from Hindi to English (30 Marks)
  •  01 Passage for translation from English to Hindi (30 Marks)
  •  01 essay in Hindi (30 Marks)
  •  01 Precis Writing in English (30 Marks).

For appearing in Paper-IV Manager (Hindi) candidate should be able to use the following keyboard
1. Inscript
2. Remington (GAIL)

FCI Manager Admit Card/ Hall Ticket 2019 & Exam Date, Call Letter

Previous Papers

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Document Verification

The original certificates/documents of successful candidates will be verified for which dates will be notified after declaration of result. On the basis of written test, the provisionally qualified candidates will be required to produce original certificates of Essential and Desirable Qualifications along with one set of photocopy, duly attested,

  • Proof Of educational qualification
  • School study certificate
  • Certificate and mark sheet for qualifying examination
  • Date of birth certificate /S.S.C
  • Aadhar card
  • Voter id
  • Pan card, etc.

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