EPFO Exam Pattern

EPFO Exam Pattern 2019 – Check EPFO Assistant Prelims & Mains Exam Pattern at epfindia.gov.in

EPFO Exam Pattern 2019: EPFO has already released an advertisement for filling 280 vacancies in Assistant Posts. The last date for submission of online application is 25th June 2019. It is going to conduct written examination in two phases. The Preliminary (phase-I) exam will be conducted on the date 30th June 2019 and 31st June 2019. Mains (phase –II) exam date will be decided after announcement of Phase I result. Now EPFO has published the syllabus for both prelims and mains exam. EPFO assistant topic wise exam pattern and exam syllabus is available in the EPFO website.

People can download EPFO assistant exam syllabus from the official website of EPFO & also download EPFO admit card from the official website. The maximum mark for prelims examination is 100 marks and for mains exam is 230 marks. Totally 60 minutes allocated for phase I exam and 2 hours 45 minutes for phase II exam. Those candidates who have passed in Prelims exam will be selected for writing Mains Exam. Candidates who have passed in both exams will be employed and placed across India.

Details Information on EPFO Exam Exam Pattern 2019

Organization Name Employees Provident Fund Organisation
Job Type Central Government
Job Name Assistant
Total No. Of Vacancy 280
Selection Process Written Test
Examination Scheme Preliminary & Main Examination
EPFO Preliminary Exam (Phase – I) Date 30th & 31st July 2019
EPFO Main Exam (Phase – II) Date After Phase – I Result
Prelims Exam Duration 60 minutes
Mains Exam Duration 2 hours 45 minutes
EPFO Hall Ticket Download date 20th to 30th July 2019
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EPFO Assistant Selection Process

  1. Prelims Examination
  2. Mains Examination

EPFO Exam Pattern 2019

Phase I: Preliminary Examination

Name of the Test No. of Questions /Marks Duration
English Language 30/ 30 20 Mins
Reasoning Ability 35/ 35 20 Mins
Numerical Ability 35/ 35 20 Mins
Total 100/ 100 20 Mins
  • Phase-I Preliminary Examination is qualifying in nature and it will consist of Objective Type Questions
  • The examination will be bilingual except for the English language
  • For every wrong answer, one-fourth of the mark will be deducted
  • The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase-I.

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Phase-II: Mains Examination

Name of the Test No. of Questions/ Maximum Marks Duration
Reasoning/ Intelligence 40/ 60 35 Mins
General/ Economy/ Financial Awareness 40/ 40 20 Mins
English Language 30/ 40 30 Mins
Quantitative Aptitude 40/ 60 35 Mins
Total 150/ 200 2 Hours
Descriptive Paper (English Language with an emphasis on comprehension and analysis) 3 (Letter, Precis, Comprehension)/ 30 45 Mins
Grand Total 153/ 230 2 Hours 45 Mins
  • The marks obtained in the Mains Examination will be considered for final selection
  • For every wrong answer, one-fourth of the marks will be deducted
  • The descriptive paper will be completely online
  • For further details go through the official notification

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Employee Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) various vacancies are out now. Candidates who have applied for the posts of Assistant are looking for the exam syllabus. For those, we are providing here the complete Prelims and Mains Exam Pattern along with Syllabus so that it gets easier for the aspirants to get an idea of the examination.

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