Friday, September 21, 2018

Last minute Tips for IBPS Clerk - IBPS Clerk Mock Test

There are some tips about ‘How to manage your time with increase number attempt during IBPS Clerk exam in examination hall to score high and crack IBPS entrance examination successfully’.

The important date for IBPS Clerk exam 


Event Date
On-line registration including Edit/Modification of Application by candidates 18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018
Payment of Application Fees/Intimation Charges (Online) 18.09.2018 to 10.10.2018
Download of call letters for Pre- Exam Training November 2018Conduct of Pre-Exam Training 26.11.2018 to 01.12.2018
Download of call letters for online examination – Preliminary November 2018
Online Examination – Preliminary 08.12.2018, 09.12.2018, 15.12.2018 & 16.12.2018
Result of Online exam – Preliminary December 2018/ January 2019
Download of Call letter for online exam Main January 2019
Online Examination Main 20.01.2019
Provisional Allotment April 2019

  • Reach the Examination center on time: Time management play important role to score high and cracking IBPS clerk exam successfully. Always reach IBPS clerk exam center at the time or before the mentioned time in your IBPS clerk admit card. Right time or before time help you calm your mind and will be increase your efficiency during exam of IBPS clerk otherwise it’s reduce your concentration power during attempting question in exam period in examination hall. 
  • Read the Instruction carefully: Always read every information regarding IBPS clerk recruitment exam carefully before 2-3 days of examination and carry every necessary document regarding such as original ID proof, photo copy of ID proof, IBPS clerk admin card, passport size photograph etc. 
  • To analyze your strong section: First attempt strong section, than attempt medium section and then weak section during IBPS clerk exam because there are some time consuming questions which will affect your overall number of attempts. 
  • Time management: There are fix time for fix question during IBPS clerk exam. Divide your time for each section. Like if 60 minutes time three sections than time accordingly all section 
  • Speed as well as accuracy: As you know speed matter to score high and cracking exam successfully and also accuracy matter along it. So, try to solve question papers verbally instead help of copy and pen. 
  • Make sure while answering the questions: If you’re not sure about any questions answer, so ignore or not attempt, because its decrease you accuracy during IBPS clerk exam. Because every wrong answer decreases you score. 
  • See every question: Attempt first easy and simple question during exam in examination hall, read each instruction carefully before attempt. 
  • Use Shortcuts: Always prefers shortcut trick for solving question, never go with long process. Shortcuts will be necessary in quantitative aptitude or numerical ability where your mathematical skills will be experienced. 
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Thursday, September 20, 2018

List of Exam Under NTA

The NTA will take over majority of entrance examination conducted by the CBSE from 2019. According to sources the barring the board examinations (Class X and XII), rest of the examinations conducted by CBSE will be taken over by the NTA in phased manner. National Testing Agency (NTA) is a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860. The year JEE and NEET UG for the admission of medical/dental programmes from 2019 conducted under national test agency (NTA).

The NTA will conduct all exams in following domains:

Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Main)

Click link for JEE Main Mock Test, JEE Main Test Series

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET (UG)

Click link for NEET UG Mock Test, NEET UG Test Series

Common Management Admission Test, CMAT

Click link for CMAT Mock Test, CMAT Test Series

Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test, GPAT

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UGC National Eligibility Test, UGC-NET

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SSC CGL Mock Test, Exam Syllabus, Pattern, Date, Notifications

SSC CGL 2018 recruitment exam postponed due to the allegation of mass cheating in SSC CGL recruitment exam. As per the official SSC notice, SSC CGL recruitment exam date 2018 of Tier 1 has been postponed. No new dates have been announced by SSC. Now, SSC is in the process to finalize a new vendor to conduct SSC recruitment exams.

SSC CGL Mock Test

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is a Central Government Recruitment Agency, mandated for making recruitment to Group B (Non-Gazetted) and Group-C (Non-technical) posts in various Departments, Ministries and Subordinate and Attached Offices under Government of India.
SSC will hold the Combined Graduate Level Examination (SSC CGL), 2018 (Tier-I) from 25.07.2018 to 20.08.2018 for selecting candidates for Tier-II examination for filling up different categories of post in various Ministries / Departments /Organisations.

SSC CGL 2018 Exam Date

Activity Dates
SSC CGL 2018 Online Application 5th May to 4th June 2018
SSC CGL 2018 Tier-I To be notified later(CBE)
SSC CGL Tier-II To be notified later
SSC CGL Tier-III (Des) To be notified later
SSC CGL Tier-IV Exam To be notified later
SSC CGL 2018 Application - 5th May to 4th June 2018

SSC CGL 2018 Age Limit

Age Limit for SSC CGL Applications

Type Limit
Group B Minimum: 18 years, Maximum: 27 years
Group C Minimum: 18 years, Maximum: 27 years
For Other Posts
SSCL CGL Post Required Age
Statistical Investigator Grade II Max. 32 years
Assistant in CSS 20 – 30 years
Assistant in IB 21 – 30 years
Assistant Enforcement Officer/SI in CBI/SI in NIA 30 years
SI in Central Bureau of Narcotics 18 – 27 years

SSC CGL 2018 Exam Syllabus

SSC CGL 2018 Education Qualification

The educational qualification varies according to the post for SSC CGL 2018 and is listed below:
SSC CGL Post Educational Qualification
 Assistant Audit Officer  Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University OR  Desirable Qualification: CA/CS/MBA/Cost & Management Accountant/ Masters in Commerce/ Masters in Business Studies
 Statistical Investigator Grade – II Post  Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with minimum 60% in Mathematics in Class 12th OR Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with Statistics as one of the subjects in graduation
 Compiler Posts  Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with Economics or Statistics or Mathematics as compulsory or Elective Subject
 All Other Posts  Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University or equivalent

SSC CGL 2018 Post Preference The post inclinations composed by following components.
  • Type of Job.
  • Preferred Department of Work
  • Salary & Grade Pay
  • Further Career Growth Opportunities etc.
  • Place of Posting i.e (Delhi or Other cities or at your preferred place).
  • Selection Process (Skill Test/ Computer Proficiency Test/ Physical Endurance Test etc).
SSC CGL Post Preference Group A
Post Code Post Name Grade Pay Age Limit
F Assistant Audit Officer 4800 Not exceeding 30 years
$ Assistant Accounts Officer 4800 Not exceeding 30 years

SSC CGL Post Preference Group B
Post Code Post Name Grade Pay Age Limit
A Assistant Section Officer 4600 20-30 years
C Assistant Section Officer 4600 Not exceeding 30 years.
D Assistant Section Officer 4600 20-30 years
E Assistant Section Officer 4600 20-30 years
G Assistant Section Officer 4600 20-30 years
H Assistant 4600 18-30 years
> Assistant 4600 20-30 years
< Assistant Section Officer 4600 Not exceeding 30 years.
I Assistant 4200 Not exceeding 30 years.
& Assistant/ Superintendent 4200 Not exceeding 30 years.
J Inspector of Income Tax 4600 Not exceeding 30 years
K Inspector (Central Excise) 4600 Not exceeding 30 years
L Inspector (Preventive Officer) 4600 Not exceeding 30 years
M Inspector (Examiner) 4600 Not exceeding 30 years
N Assistant Enforcement Officer 4600 Upto 30 years
O Sub Inspector 4600 20-30 years
P Inspector Posts 4600 18-30 years
Q Divisional Accountant 4200 Not exceeding 30 years
S Inspector 4600 18-27 years
% Sub Inspector 4200 Upto 30 years

SSC CGL Post Preference Group C
Post Code Post Name Grade Pay Age Limit
R Junior Statistical Officer 4200 Upto 32 years

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SSC CGL 2018 Exam Syllabus SSC TIER 1 Exam Syllabus

Section Subject No of Questions Max Marks Exam Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 50 60 minutes
2 General Awareness 25 50 (For VH & Candidates
3 Quantitative Aptitude 25 50     suffering from
4 English Comprehension 25 50     Cerebral Palsy:
Total 100 200 80 minutes)

General Intelligence & Reasoning Address matching, Arithmetic Number Series, Arithmetical Reasoning and figural classification, Classification of center codes/roll numbers, Coding and Decoding, Critical thinking, Date & city matching, Decoding and classification, Discrimination & observation, Drawing inferences, Embedded Figures, Emotional & Social Intelligence, Figural Analogy, Figural Classification, Figural Pattern – folding and completion, Figural Series, Indexing, Judgment & Decision making, Non-verbal series, Number Series, Numerical Operations, Problem Solving, Problem solving & Analysis, Punched hole/pattern –folding & unfolding, Relationship concepts, Semantic Analogy, Semantic Classification, Semantic Series, Similarities and Differences, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, Space Orientation & Visualization, Space visualization, Spatial orientation, Statement conclusion, Syllogistic reasoning, Symbolic Operations, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Symbolic/Number Classification, Trends, Venn Diagrams, Visual memory, Word Building,

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Quantitative Aptitude: Angles subtended by chords of a circle, Averages, Bar diagram & Pie chart, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Circle and its chords, tangents, Common tangents to two or more circles, Complementary Angles, Computation of whole numbers decimals, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Degree and Radian Measures, Discount, Fractions and relationships between numbers, Frequency polygon, Graphs of Linear Equations, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Interest, Mixture and Allegation, Partnership Business, Percentage, Profit and Loss, Quadrilaterals, Ratio & Proportion, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Polygons, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Right Prism, Sphere & Hemispheres, Square roots, Standard Identities, Time & Work, Time and distance, Triangle, Triangle and its various kinds of centers, Trigonometric ratio
General Awareness Culture, Current Affairs, Economics, General politics & scientific research, Geography, History, India and its neighboring countries
English Comprehension Fill in the Blanks, One word Substitution, Phrases and Idioms, Reading Comprehension, Sentence Correction, Spellings

SSC TIER 2 Exam Syllabus

Paper Subject No of Questions Max Marks Exam Duration
1 Quantitative Abilities 100 200 2 Hours
2 English Language and Comprehension 200 200 2 Hours
3 Statistics 100 200 2 Hours
4 General Studies (Finance & Economics) 100 200 2 Hours

Important Points:
  • Paper-1 and Paper-2 are compulsory for all posts
  • Paper-3 is only for the post of “Statistical Investigator Gr. II” & “Compiler”
  • Paper-4 is only for the post of “Assistant Audit Officer”
  • There will be negative marking in SSC CGL 2018 Tier 2 exams.
  • One wrong answer to a question will deduct 0.5 marks in Paper-1, 3, 4 and 0.25 marks in Paper-2.
  • Level for Paper 1 Questions will be of 10th standard l, Paper-2 of 10+2 level and Paper-3 & 4 on graduation level.
  • The computer will be made available by the Commission at the Centre/venue allocated for the exam
  • Candidates shall not be allowed to bring their own Key-board for the purpose.
  • The duration of the exam is 2 Hours and 40 Minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped.
SSC TIER 3 Exam Syllabus This is a descriptive exam with the purpose of testing the written skills of the candidates in English/Hindi. It is held offline. The candidates are required to write Essay/Letter/Application/Precis. In order to prepare for this section one needs to read lots of articles from various newspapers and magazines. Besides this, you need to be well-versed with the latest pattern of Letter and Application.

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Important Points:
  • The duration of this exam is of 60 minutes’ and carries 100 marks.
  • 10+2 level questions are asked in this exam.
  • It is a qualifying exam.
  • The duration of the exam duration 80 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped or suffering from cerebral palsy
SSC TIER 4 Exam Syllabus Tier 4 Exam of SSC CGL Exam 2018 will have the couple of skill tests which are necessary for certain government posts. 1. DEST (Data Entry Speed Test): It is a qualifying skill test for all the posts, other than Compiler. It is held to test the typing speed of the candidate. In this test, the candidates are given the printed material in English which they should type accurately on a computer with a minimum of 2000 (two thousand) key depressions. The duration of this test is 15 (fifteen) minutes. 2. CPT (Computer Proficiency Test): SSC will hold CPT, in three modules - Word Processing, Spread Sheet and Generation of Slides. It will be applicable for applicants of Assistants of CSS. CPT is a qualifying test.

SSC CGL Mock Test

SSC CGL 2018 has been announced and Tier 1 Exam for SSC CGL 2018 will be held in the Month of JULY August on various Date. SSC CGL 2018 in four tiers each of which has a different set of pattern and syllabus. Clearing the exam is not an easy task, especially when candidates target both Banking and SSC CGL exams. The SSC CGL exam has a different scheme and syllabus. If you plan it properly then you may see your name in the final Selection List
SSC CGL Tier I examination that was introduced last year. You will get 60 minutes to attempt all the 100 questions and each question will carry 2 marks with a penalty of 0.5 marks if done wrong. So it becomes quite important for you to maintain accuracy.
Tips and strategy for SSC CGL Tier 1 1. Reasoning and General Intelligence This section is very scoring so candidates need to focus more on this part. The reasoning is a test to observe your mental and problem solving ability. Reasoning questions are less time taking than Aptitude questions in SSC CGL exams. You have to be very careful while answering these questions. SSC CGL reasoning, 15-20 questions can be done easily by just using common sense and daily practice. This section needs concentration and Accuracy.
Quantitative aptitude is not only important for Tier I, but also for Tier II. Quant section play final role in the marks and Merit list of candidates. You need to save time in the online exam for solve this section. You are advised to save time from Reasoning, English & General Awareness as this part takes more time to solve the problems. You need to practice all the varieties of questions in every topic and need to learn some shortcut techniques to solve them. The syllabus not only includes arithmetic but also some topics of advanced maths.
This is the scoring section for SSC CGL. This section is there for both the Tier I and Tier II exams. In this section candidates needs to focus more on selected scoring topics like Sporting the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Idioms & Phrases, Active and Passive Voice, Sentence Improvement, Miss Spelt Words, One Word Substitution, English Comprehension, Cloze Test. You have to improve grammar as well vocabulary part and more time to on Antonym Synonyms.
General Awareness is the important section of the exam because you can score more marks in less time. This section is quite vast and requires a more amount of time. In recent time SSC ask number of questions from General Science section. so candidates can focus more study of General Science. The strategy to prepare for this section is to practice the previous year’s question papers. In these sections questions are to be asking from History, Geography, Polity, Economy, and Current Affairs.

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JEE Main Exam Analysis

This year NTA conducted jee main entrance examination and syllabus same as previous year syllabus. The complete 360 marks question paper divided in 120 marks of three sections, respectively physics, chemistry and mathematics. Also NTA conducted computer based JEE main mock test in each major city of India. Candidates join freely nearby in your flexibility. Its better options of understand exam pattern practically. We advise you take jee main online mock test in those centres as a main examination with full preparation. These jee main mock test give better options for understanding your week and strong points.
Topic wise distribution of jee main exam

JEE Main Mock Test

JEE Main Physics Exam Analysis

Topic/Years 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Units, Dimensions, Errors, Experiments 1 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 1
Kinematics 2 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 1
New ton's Laws and Friction 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1
Work, Power & Energy 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 1
System of Particles 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 1 0 2
Gravitation, Rotational Mechanics 1 1 4 1 2 2 2 2 3 3
Properties of Matter 1 1 2 2 1 4 1 0 1 1
SHM, Oscillations 1 0 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Mechanical Waves and Sound 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 1
Ray Optics, Wave Optics 3 3 4 3 4 3 3 3 3 1
Heat and Thermodynamics 5 1 4 3 3 2 3 3 4 1
Electrostatics 3 4 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 2
Current Electricity 1 1 3 2 3 1 2 2 4 3
Magnetism, Magnetic effects of current 2 1 1 3 2 2 3 2 1 2
EMI , AC and EM waves and Communication 1 3 1 1 2 3 4 3 2 5
Modern Physics 5 6 3 4 4 3 2 5 5 4
Total 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30


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JEE Main Chemistry Exam Analysis 


Topic/Years 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Atomic Structure and Classification 3 3 3 2 3 2 2 1 2 0
Chemical Bonding 1 0 3 2 4 2 1 1 1 3
Stoichiometry 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 1 2 1
States of Matter 1 3 2 2 2 3 1 1 1 1
Chemical & Ionic Equilibrium 1 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 1 3
Chemical Kinetics & Nuclear Chemistry 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2
Chemical Thermodynamics 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1
Solutions 2 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 1
Electrochemistry 1 2 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 1
General Organic Chemistry – Functional Group-I 5 6 2 5 4 3 3 6 3 3
Organic Chemistry – Functional Group-II 2 1 2 3 1 3 2 0 4 3
Organic Chemistry – Functional Group-III 1 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 1
Chemistry of Representative Elements 3 0 2 3 2 5 7 6 4 4
Transition Elements 2 0 1 1 2 1 3 2 1 2
Coordination Compounds & Organometallics 2 2 4 2 1 1 1 2 1 2
Surface Chemistry 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
Biomolecules 2 2 1 1 1 2 3 3 2 2
Total 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30


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JEE Main Mathematics Exam Analysis 


Topic/Years 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Sets, Relations and Functions 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 2
Limits, Continuity & Differentiability 1 2 3 1 2 1 3 2 2 1
Application of Derivatives 3 3 2 2 3 2 1 2 2 1
Indefinite and Definite Integrals & Area under the Curve 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Cartesian coordinates & Straight Line 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 2
Circles 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
Conics 3 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
Quadratic Equations, Inequalities, Progressions 3 1 1 3 3 4 3 3 3 2
Complex Numbers 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Binomial Theorem, Exponential & Logarithmic Series 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Permutation & Combination 1 2 1 2 1 0 1 1 1 2
Probability 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 3 1
Vectors 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
3-D Coordinate Geometry 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Differential Equations & Properties of Triangles 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Trigonometry and Inverse Circular Function 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Heights and Distances 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1
Matrices & Determinants 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Mathematical Logic 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Statics & Dynamics 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Statistics 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1
Total 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30 30


JEE Main Online Test Series

JEE Main Important Date 


Events Dates
Application form available 1st September 2018
Mock test available 8th September 2018
TPCs registration starts 10th September 2018
Last date for application submission 30th September 2018
Last date for fee payment 1st October 2018
Application correction 8th – 14th October 2018
Downloading of admit card 17th December 2018
Exam date 6th – 20th January 2019
Result announcement 31st January 2019
Events Dates
Application form release 8th February 2019
Correction in uploaded image starts Feb-19
Mock test available Feb-19
Last date for application submission 7th March 2019
Last date for fee payment 8th March 2019
Availability of admit card 18th March 2019
Exam date 6th – 20th April 2019
Result announcement 30th April 2019


Pattern for Paper 1 (BE/B.Tech): 


Subject >Number of Questions >Maximum Marks
Chemistry >30 >120
Physics >30 >120
Mathematics >30 >120
Total >90 >360


Pattern for Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan): 


Subject >Number of Questions >Maximum Marks
Mathematics 30 120
Aptitude Test 50 200
Drawing Test 2 70
Total 82 390

JEE Main Syllabus 2019

JEE Main Paper 1 Syllabus: 

Sets, relations and functions, Matrices and determinants, Mathematical induction, Sequences and series, Integral calculus, Binomial theorem and its simple applications, Vector algebra, Statistics and probability, Trigonometry, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Mathematical reasoning, Permutations and combinations, etc. 


Physics and measurement, Thermodynamics, Rotational motion, Laws of motion, Electronic devices, Oscillations and waves, Current electricity, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Optics, Electrostatics, Kinematics, Work, energy and power, Gravitation, Properties of solids and liquids, Kinetic theory of gases, etc. 

Physical Chemistry: Some basic concepts in chemistry, Atomic structure, Chemical thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Chemical kinetics, States of matter, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, etc. 

Organic Chemistry: Purification and characterisation of organic compounds, Chemistry in everyday life, Organic compounds containing halogens, Organic compounds containing nitrogen, Some basic principles of organic chemistry, etc. Inorganic Chemistry: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), D – and f – block elements, Environmental chemistry, Hydrogen, Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, etc. 

JEE Main  Paper 2 Syllabus: 

Part I: Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials, Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings, Visualising, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal), etc. 

Part II: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast, Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, substraction, rotation, Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms, etc.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018


Phase I On-Line Examination:

An online screening examination of two hours duration consisting of Multiple Choice questions for 200 marks will be held on November 17, 2018. The exam will consist of:

Maximum Marks
General, Legal, Information Technology and Engineering
General Awareness

120 Minutes
English Language
Quantitative Aptitude
Test of Reasoning
Awareness about Securities Market

  1. Phase I On-Line examination will be conducted in a single shift.
  2. Candidates would have to secure minimum 40% cut-off marks separately for each test in order to qualify for Phase II. Marks obtained in Phase I shall be used only for short listing the candidates for Phase II examination process and will not be counted for final selection of the candidates.
  3. Subject to the criteria mentioned at (ii) above, candidates equaling 10 times the number of vacancies shall be shortlisted for Phase II, in order of merit. List of candidates shortlisted for Phase II will be made available on SEBI website. Syllabus for the test on ‘Awareness about Securities Market’ is available in the Annexure to this advertisement.

SEBI Mock Test

Phase II On-Line Examination:

An on-line examination consisting of three papers of total 300 marks will be held on December 16, 2018. The papers shall be as follows:

Maximum Marks

Paper I: Securities Market
100 marks
40 minutes
Paper II: English (Writing Skills)
100 marks
60 minutes
Paper III: Economic & Social Issues and Finance & Management
100 marks
40 minutes

Legal / Information
Paper I: Financial Sector
100 marks
40 minutes
Paper II: English (Writing Skills)
100 marks
60 minutes
Paper III: Specialized subject related to stream
100 marks
40 minutes

  1. Candidates shortlisted for Phase II will be issued new Hall Tickets.
  2. For candidates who have applied in multiple streams, Papers I and III will be conducted in various shifts, the timings of which will be intimated in the Hall Ticket.
  3. Candidates, who secure minimum 40% marks separately in each Paper, will be shortlisted for Phase of the recruitment process.
  4. Subject to the criteria mentioned at (iii) above, candidates equaling 3 times the number of vacancies shall be shortlisted, in order of merit, for Phase III i.e. the Interview. List of candidates shortlisted for Interview will be made available on SEBI website.

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Note: All question papers (in both the Phases, except the test of English) will be set bilingually in Hindi and English. Syllabus for the papers in Phase II is available in the Annexure to this advertisement.

Interview: Only the shortlisted candidates will be called for interview. Application fee shall not be refunded to the candidates not shortlisted for the interview. Candidate may opt for interview either in Hindi or English. Weight age of marks obtained in Phase II will be 85%, while marks obtained in interview shall be given a weightage of 15%. SEBI reserves the right to modify the selection procedure, if deemed fit.



  1. Indian Financial system - introduction - structure - finance commission - financial administration receipts of the Government - Expenditures of the Government.
  2. Capital markets - primary market - instruments - legal issues and regulations - secondary market – stock exchanges - brokers - trading in stock exchanges - forward trading - stock index - depositories – regulations
  3. Bond Market- Money market, G.sec Market, Corporate bond market, Bond valuation, Duration, sensitivity, risk
  4. Foreign Exchange market - exchange control - fixation of exchange rate - exchange control in India - FEMA - foreign exchange transactions of commercial banks in India - currency convertibility – currency forwards, futures and options - trading in foreign exchange market - relationship between money market and foreign exchange market.
  5. Commodity market, commodity trading and exchanges
  6. International capital markets - instruments - Guidelines - foreign investment in India and its regulations.

SEBI Test Series


  1. Relationship between Company Law and securities law
  2. Basic concepts related to securities law, like capital, public offer and securities
  3. Historical Background of securities law
  4. SEBI as a Market regulator, Powers and Functions of SEBI, Quasi legislative powers, executive powers and quasi-judicial powers
  5. Regulating the intermediaries and Stock exchanges, Meaning and Type of securities, Securities Contract, Corporatization, Demutualization and regulation of stock exchange, Listing Agreement, Dematerlisation and Rematerlisation
  6. Rights and duties of Depository (NSDL AND CSDL) , Depository Participant, Issuer and beneficiary
  7. Unpublished Price Sensitive Information(UPSI) , Insider as connected person, Insider as the person having access to UPSI, Trading on the basis of UPSI
  8. Mergers Amalgamation and takeovers, Types and legal processes during takeover, Substantial Acquisitions, Exemptions by law, Exemption BY SEBI
  9. Public offer and disclosure requirements
  10. Unfair Trade Practices in the securities market, Securities Market offences, Prohibition of Insider Trading
  11. SEBI ICDR Regulations
  12. Public Offer requirements
  13.  Role of SEBI as a Regulator
  14.  Securities Appellate Tribunal
  15. Role of Courts in enforcing securities regulations

Syllabus for Paper I of Phase II


  1. SEBI as a Market regulator, Powers and Functions of SEBI, Quasi legislative powers, executive powers and quasi-judicial powers
  2. Regulating the intermediaries and Stock exchanges, Meaning and Type of securities, Securities Contract, Corporatization, Demutualization and regulation of stock exchange, Listing Agreement.
  3. SEBI regulated entities: Stock-broking, Depositories, Depository Participants, Registrars and Transfer Agents, Merchant Bankers, Custodians, Debenture Trustees, Stock Exchanges, Clearing Corporations, Credit Rating Agencies, Alternative Investment Funds, Bankers to Issues, Investment Advisors etc.
  4. Stock Broking – equity, derivative, commodity
  5. Merchant banking services - capital issue management - pricing of issue -marketing of issues.
  6. Mutual funds: Indian History, Role, legal structure, Types of schemes and main features, Real estate MFs and Reits, InVits, Distribution of financial products and investment advice: issues, concerns and regulatory requirements
  7. Commodity market, commodity trading and commodity exchanges
  8. International capital markets - instruments - Guidelines - foreign investment in India and its regulations.
  9. Historical Background of securities law
  10. Basic concepts related to securities law, like capital, public offer and securities
  11. Relationship between Company Law and securities law
  12. Rights and duties of Depository (NSDL AND CSDL) , Depository Participant, Issuer and beneficiary
  13. Mergers Amalgamation and takeovers, Types and legal processes during takeover, Substantial Acquisitions, Exemptions by law, Exemption BY SEBI
  14. Public offer and disclosure requirements, SEBI ICDR Regulations, LODR Regulations
  15. Unfair Trade Practices in the securities market, Securities Market offences, Prohibition of Insider Trading, Unpublished Price Sensitive Information(UPSI) , Insider as connected person, Insider as the person having access to UPSI, Trading on the basis of UPSI
  16. Public Offer requirements
  17. Foreign Portfolio Investors: Their role, nature of investments in Indian Market, their impact on Indian Markets
  18. Collective Investment Schemes: regulatory framework, main issues/ concerns, role of SEBI and other agencies
  19. Securities Appellate Tribunal : constitution, recent important cases
  20. Role of Courts in enforcing securities regulations

SEBI Online Test Series


  1. Indian Financial system - introduction - structure - finance commission - financial administration receipts of the Government - Expenditures of the Government.
  2. Regulatory framework - RBI.
  3. Non-banking financial companies – functions- RBI regulated: Leasing & Hire Purchase Companies, Gold Loan Companies, Retail Financing Companies, Chit Funds, Nidhis etc., Micro-Finance Institutions, and Credit Information Bureaus.
  4. Monetary Policies, REPO, reverse REPO, Fiscal deficit
  5. Lease financing, hire purchase finance, consumer credit
  6. Pension Products, Ponzi Schemes.
  7. Insurance services Life Insurance, General Insurance, and Health Insurance. Lines of Business: Pure Term, Endowment, Pension, Bundled products. Reinsurance. Insurance broking, Bancassurance.
  8. Bond Market- Money market, G.sec Market, Corporate bond market, Bond valuation, Duration, sensitivity, risk
  9. Foreign Exchange market - exchange control - fixation of exchange rate - exchange control in India - FEMA - foreign exchange transactions of commercial banks in India - currency convertibility – currency forwards, futures and options - trading in foreign exchange market - relationship between money market and foreign exchange market.
  10. Capital markets - primary market - instruments - secondary market - stock exchanges - brokers – trading in stock exchanges - forward trading - stock index - depositories – regulations

SEBI Question Paper

The paper on English shall be framed in a manner to assess the writing skills including expression and understanding of the topic.
Syllabus for Paper III of Phase II
General Stream:
Economic and social Issues:
Growth and Development
  1. Measurement of growth: National Income and per capita income
  2. Poverty Alleviation and Employment Generation in India
  3. Sustainable Development and Environmental issues. Economic Reforms in India
  4. Industrial and Labour Policy
  5. Monetary and Fiscal Policy
  6. Privatization
  7. Role of Economic Planning. Globalization
  8. Opening up of the Indian Economy
  9. Balance of Payments, Export-Import Policy
  10. International Economic Institutions – IMF and World Bank
  11. WTO
  12. Regional Economic Co-operation.
Social Structure in India

  1. Multiculturalism
  2. Demographic Trends
  3. Urbanization and Migration
  4. Gender Issues
  5. Social Justice: Positive Discrimination in favor of the under privileged
  6. Social Movements
  7. Indian Political System
  8. Human Development
  9. Social Sectors in India, Health and Education

SEBI Security Market Question

(I) Finance:

(a) Financial System:

  1. Money Market, Capital Market
  2. Reserve Bank of India- functions and conduct of monetary policy, Banking System in India, Financial Institutions – SIDBI, EXIM, NABARD, NHB, etc.
  3. SEBI – functions and role
  4. Prevention of Money Laundering
  5. Know Your Client Framework

(b) Financial Markets Primary and Secondary Markets (Forex, Money, Bond, Equity, etc.), functions, instruments, recent developments.

(c) General Topics:
  1. Risk Management in Financial Sector Page 21 of 25
  2. Basics of Derivatives: Forward, Futures and Swap
  3. Changing Landscape of Financial sector
  4. Recent Developments in the Financial Sector, Portfolio Investment, Public Sector Reforms, Disinvestments
  5. Financial Inclusion- use of technology
  6. Alternate source of finance, private and social cost-benefit, Public-Private Partnership
  7. Corporate Governance in Financial Sector, role of e-governance in addressing the issues of corruption and inefficiency in the government sector.
  8. The Union Budget – Direct and Indirect taxes; Non-tax sources of Revenue, GST, Thirteenth Finance Commission and GST, Finance Commission, Fiscal Policy, Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act (FRBM),
  9. Inflation: Definition, trends, estimates, consequences, and remedies (control): WPI, CPI - components and trends.

SEBI Security Market Mock Test

(II) Management:

  1. Management: its nature and scope; The Management Processes; Planning, Organization, Staffing, Directing and controlling; The Role of a Manager in an Organization.
  2. Leadership: The Tasks of a Leader; Leadership Styles; Leadership Theories; A successful Leader versus an effective Leader.
  3. Human Resource Development: Concept of HRD; Goals of HRD; Performance Appraisal – Potential appraisal and development – Feedback and Performance Counseling – Career Planning – Training and Development – Rewards – Employee Welfare. Motivation, Morale and Incentives: Theories of Motivation; How Managers Motivate; Concept of Morale; Factors determining morale; Role of Incentives in Building up Morale.
  4. Communication: Steps in the Communication Process; Communication Channels; Oral versus Written Communication; Verbal versus non-verbal Communication; upward, downward and lateral communication; Barriers to Communication, Role of Information Technology.
  5. Corporate Governance: Factors affecting Corporate Governance; Mechanisms of Corporate Governance.
Specialized Subject (Legal / Information Technology / Engineering Streams):

Legal Stream:
  1. Constitution of India
  2. Law of Contracts – Indian Contracts Act, 1872, Specific Relief Act, 1963
  3. Company Law - Companies Act, 2013
  4. Criminal Law – Indian Penal Code, 1860 along with the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  5. Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  6. Jurisprudence
  7. Law of evidence – Indian Evidence Act, 1872, The Oaths Act, 1969
  8. Administrative law
  9. Law of Torts – reference to the Consumer Protection Act, 1986
  10. Property law – Transfer of Property Act, 1882, Indian Easements Act, 1882
  11. Arbitration and Conciliation – The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996
  12. Taxation – important features of the Income Tax Act.
  13. Law of Trusts – Indian Trusts Act, 1882 and the Maharashtra Public Trusts Act
  14. Important Latin terms and maxims
  15. Interpretation of statues
Information Technology Stream:
  1. Concepts on databases
  2. Programming in Java/ C++/ VB/ SQL
  3. Data Warehousing/ Analytical tool (SAS, R, SAP, Oracle/ Microsoft BI)
  4. Networking Concepts (LAN/ WAN etc.)
  5. Information and Cyber Security/ IT Security/ Network Audit/ IT Act
  6. Knowledge on Servers/ Storage
Questions may be related to:
  1. Core Java 1.7
  2. Java Spring Framework 3.0
  3. Hibernate Framework 3.0
  4. SOAP Web Service Development
  5. Jquery, JSP, HTML
  6. Mobile Apps Development
  7. BPM Workflow
  8. Dashboards and Business Intelligence Reports
  9. Database Administration Oracle/ DB2
  10. PL/SQL

SEBI Security Market Test Series

Engineering Stream - Civil Engineering
  1. Building Materials: Stone, Lime, Glass, Plastics, Steel, FRP, Ceramics, Aluminum, Fly Ash, Basic Admixtures, Timber, Bricks and Aggregates: Classification, properties and selection criteria; Cement: Types, Composition, Properties, Uses, Specifications and various Tests; Lime & Cement Mortars and Concrete: Properties and various Tests; Design of Concrete Mixes: Proportioning of aggregates and methods of mix design.
  2. Solid Mechanics: Elastic constants, Stress, plane stress, Strains, plane strain, Mohr’s circle of stress and strain, Elastic theories of failure, Principal Stresses, Bending, Shear and Torsion.
  3. Structural Analysis: Basics of strength of materials, Types of stresses and strains, Bending moments and shear force, concept of bending and shear stresses; Analysis of determinate and indeterminate structures; Trusses, beams, plane frames; Rolling loads, Influence Lines, Unit load method & other methods; Free and Forced vibrations of single degree and multi degree freedom system; Suspended Cables; Concepts and use of Computer Aided Design.
  4. 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.
  5. 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; Principles of pre-stressed concrete design including materials and methods; Earthquake resistant design of structures; Design of Masonry Structure.
  6. Construction Practice, Planning and Management: Construction - Planning, Equipment, Site investigation and Management including Estimation with latest project management tools and network analysis for different Types of works; Analysis of Rates of various types of works; Tendering Process and Contract Management, Quality Control, Productivity, Operation Cost; Land acquisition; Labour safety and welfare.
  7. Flow of Fluids, Hydraulic Machines and Hydro Power:  
    1. Fluid Mechanics, Open Channel Flow, Pipe Flow: Fluid properties; Dimensional Analysis and Modeling; Fluid dynamics including flow kinematics and measurements; Flow net; Viscosity, Boundary layer and control, Drag, Lift, Principles in open channel flow, Flow controls. Hydraulic jump; Surges; Pipe networks.
    2. Hydraulic Machines and Hydro power: Various pumps, Air vessels, Hydraulic turbines – types, classifications & performance parameters; Power house – classification and layout, storage, pondage, control of supply.
  8. Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering: Hydrological cycle, Ground water hydrology, Well hydrology and related data analysis; Streams and their gauging; River morphology; Flood, drought and their management; Capacity of Reservoirs. Water Resources Engineering : Multipurpose uses of Water, River basins and their potential; Irrigation systems, water demand assessment; Resources - storages and their yields; Water logging, canal and drainage design, Gravity dams, falls, weirs, Energy dissipaters, barrage Distribution works, Cross drainage works and head-works and their design; Concepts in canal design, construction & maintenance; River training, measurement and analysis of rainfall.
  9. Environmental Engineering:
    1. Water Supply Engineering: Sources, Estimation, quality standards and testing of water and their treatment; Rural, Institutional and industrial water supply; Physical, chemical and biological characteristics and sources of water, Pollutants in water and its effects, Estimation of water demand; Drinking water Standards, Water Treatment Plants, Water distribution networks.
    2. Waste Water Engineering: Planning & design of domestic waste water, sewage collection and disposal; Plumbing Systems. Components and layout of sewerage system; Planning & design of Domestic Waste-water disposal system; Sludge management including treatment, disposal and re-use of treated effluents; Industrial waste waters and Effluent Treatment Plants including institutional and industrial sewage management.
    3. Solid Waste Management: Sources & classification of solid wastes along with planning & design of its management system; Disposal system, Beneficial aspects of wastes and Utilization by Civil Engineers.
    4. Air, Noise pollution and Ecology: Concepts & general methodology.
  10. Geo-technical Engineering and Foundation Engineering:
    1. Geo-technical Engineering: Soil exploration - planning & methods, Properties of soil, classification, various tests and inter-relationships; Permeability & Seepage, Compressibility, consolidation and Shearing resistance, Earth pressure theories and stress distribution in soil; Properties and uses of geosynthetics.
    2. Types of foundations & selection criteria, bearing capacity, settlement analysis, design and testing of shallow & deep foundations; Slope stability analysis, Earthen embankments, Dams and Earth retaining structures: types, analysis and design, Principles of ground modifications.
  11. Surveying and Geology:
    1. Surveying: Classification of surveys, various methodologies, instruments & analysis of measurement of distances, elevation and directions; Field astronomy, Global Positioning System; Map preparation; Photogrammetric; Remote sensing concepts; Survey Layout for culverts, canals, bridges, road/railway alignment and buildings, Setting out of Curves.
    2. Geology: Basic knowledge of Engineering geology & its application in projects.
  12. Transportation Engineering: Highways - Planning & construction methodology, Alignment and geometric design; Traffic Surveys and Controls; Principles of Flexible and Rigid pavements design Tunneling - Alignment, methods of construction, disposal of muck, drainage, lighting and ventilation. Railways Systems – Terminology, Planning, designs and maintenance practices; track modernization. Harbours – Terminology, layouts and planning. Airports – Layout, planning & design.
Engineering Stream - Electrical Engineering

  1. Electrical Materials: Electrical Engineering Materials, crystal structures and defects, ceramic materials, insulating materials, magnetic materials – basics, properties and applications; ferrities, ferromagnetic materials and components; basics of solid state physics, conductors; Photo-conductivity; Basics of Nano materials and Superconductors.
  2. Electric Circuits and Fields: Circuit elements, network graph, KCL, KVL, Node and Mesh analysis, ideal current and voltage sources, Thevenin’s, Norton’s, Superposition and Maximum Power Transfer theorems, transient response of DC and AC networks, Sinusoidal steady state analysis, basic filter concepts, two-port networks, three phase circuits, Magnetically coupled circuits, Gauss Theorem, electric field and potential due to point, line, plane and spherical charge distributions, Ampere’s and Biot-Savart’s laws; inductance, dielectrics, capacitance; Maxwell’s equations.
  3. Electrical and Electronic Measurements: Principles of measurement, accuracy, precision and standards; Bridges and potentiometers; moving coil, moving iron, dynamometer and induction type instruments, measurement of voltage, current, power, energy and power factor, instrument transformers, digital voltmeters and multi-meters, phase, time and frequency measurement, Q-meters, oscilloscopes, potentiometric recorders, error analysis, Basics of sensors, Transducers, basics of data acquisition systems.
  4. Computer Fundamentals: Number systems, Boolean algebra, arithmetic functions, Basic Architecture, Central Processing Unit, I/O and Memory Organization; peripheral devices, data representation and programming, basics of Operating system and networking, virtual memory, file systems; Elements of programming languages, typical examples.
  5. Basic Electronics Engineering: Basics of Semiconductor diodes and transistors and characteristics, Junction and field effect transistors (BJT, FET and MOSFETS), different types of transistor amplifiers, equivalent circuits and frequency response; oscillators and other circuits, feedback amplifiers.
  6. Analog and Digital Electronics: Operational amplifiers – characteristics and applications, combinational and sequential logic circuits, multiplexers, multi-vibrators, sample and hold circuits, A/D and D/A converters, basics of filter circuits and applications, simple active filters; Microprocessor basics- interfaces and applications, basics of linear integrated circuits; Analog communication basics, Modulation and de-modulation, noise and bandwidth, transmitters and receivers, signal to noise ratio, digital communication basics, sampling, quantizing, coding, frequency and time domain multiplexing, power line carrier communication systems.
  7. Systems and Signal Processing: Representation of continuous and discrete-time signals, shifting and scaling operations, linear, time-invariant and causal systems, Fourier series representation of continuous periodic signals, sampling theorem, Fourier and Laplace transforms, Z transforms, Discrete Fourier transform, FFT, linear convolution, discrete cosine transform, FIR filter, IIR filter, bilinear transformation.
  8. Control Systems: Principles of feedback, transfer function, block diagrams and signal flow graphs, steady-state errors, transforms and their applications; Routh-hurwitz criterion, Nyquist techniques, Bode plots, root loci, lag, lead and lead-lag compensation, stability analysis, transient and frequency response analysis, state space model, state transition matrix, controllability and observability, linear state variable feedback, PID and industrial controllers.
  9. Electrical Machines: Single phase transformers, three phase transformers - connections, parallel operation, auto-transformer, energy conversion principles, DC machines - types, windings, generator characteristics, armature reaction and commutation, starting and speed control of motors, Induction motors - principles, types, performance characteristics, starting and speed control, Synchronous machines - performance, regulation, parallel operation of generators, motor starting, characteristics and applications, servo and stepper motors.
  10. Power Systems: Basic power generation concepts, steam, gas and water turbines, transmission line models and performance, cable performance, insulation, corona and radio interference, power factor correction, symmetrical components, fault analysis, principles of protection systems, basics of solid state relays and digital protection; Circuit breakers, Radial and ring-main distribution systems, Matrix representation of power systems, load flow analysis, voltage control and economic operation, System stability concepts, Swing curves and equal area criterion. HVDC transmission and FACTS concepts, Concepts of power system dynamics, distributed generation, solar and wind power, smart grid concepts, environmental implications, fundamentals of power economics.
  11. Power Electronics and Drives: Semiconductor power diodes, transistors, thyristors, triacs, GTOs, MOSFETs and IGBTs - static characteristics and principles of operation, triggering circuits, phase control rectifiers, bridge converters - fully controlled and half controlled, principles of choppers and inverters, basis concepts of adjustable speed dc and ac drives, DC-DC switched mode converters, DCAC switched mode converters, resonant converters, high frequency inductors and transformers, power supplies.