SEBI - Recruitment of Officer Grade A (Assistant Manager): Complete Details

Dear Aspirants,


☛ What are the posts available under this recruitment project?
The post which will be available in this recruitment project is Officer Grade A (Assistant Manager) -
 (General Stream, Legal Stream, Information Technology Stream and Engineering Stream)

☛ What is the Structure of the Exam?
Selection will be carried out in three phases. Phase I will be an on-line examination consisting of Multiple Choice Questions on General Awareness, English Language, Quantitative Aptitude, Test of Reasoning and Awareness of Securities Market.

Phase I On-Line Examination:

Stream Tests Maximum Marks Duration
General, Legal, Information
Technology and
General Awareness 40 120 Minutes
English Language 40
Quantitative Aptitude 40
Test of Reasoning 40
Awareness about
Securities Market

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 shortlisting the candidates for Phase II examination process and will not be counted for final selection of the candidates.

Phase II On-Line Examination:
Candidates shortlisted in Phase I will appear for Phase II, which will also be an on-line examination consisting of three papers.

Stream Paper Maximum Marks Duration
General Paper I: Securities Market 100 Marks 40 minutes
Paper II: English (Writing
100 Marks 60 minutes
Paper III: Economic & Social
Issues and Finance &
100 Marks 40 minutes
Legal /
Technology /
Paper I: Financial Sector 100 Marks 40 minutes
Paper II: English (Writing
100 Marks 60 minutes
Paper III: Specialized subject
related to stream
100 Marks 40 minutes

Candidates, who secure minimum 40% marks separately in each Paper, will be shortlisted for Phase
III- Interview of the recruitment process. Weightage of marks obtained in Phase II will be 85%, while marks obtained in interview shall be given a
weightage of 15%.

☛ When will be the exam conducted?
The Tentative date for Phase I exam is November 17, 2018.
The  Tentative date for Phase II exam is December 16, 2018

☛ How many vacancies are there?
The total number of vacancies are 120.

☛ Will there be any interview after the written result?
Yes, Candidates shortlisted in Phase II will be called for an Interview.

☛ Will the exam conducted online or offline (OMR Based)?
The Exam will be conducted online (Both Phase I and Phase II).

☛ What is the age criteria to apply in this common written exam?
A candidate must not have exceeded the age of 30 years as on August 31, 2018 i.e., the candidate must have been born on or after September 01, 1988..

☛ What is the educational qualification required for various posts in this recruitment process?
 The Educational Qualification for different posts under SEBI are as given below:

Stream No. of Posts Educational Qualification
General 84 1. Master’s Degree in any discipline OR
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Law OR
3. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering OR
4. Chartered Accountant OR
5. Company Secretary OR
6. Chartered Financial Analyst OR
7. Cost & Work Accountant
Legal 18 Bachelor’s Degree in Law
Information Technology 8 1. Graduate in engineering (electrical/ electronics/ electronics and
communication/ information technology/ computer science) OR
2. Masters in Computers Application OR
3. Graduate in any discipline with post graduate qualification (minimum 2
years duration) in computers/ information technology.
Engineering (Civil) 5 Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
Engineering (Electrical) 5 Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

☛ What is the application Fee?
Rs. 850/- as application fee cum intimation charges for Unreserved and OBC (NCL) category and Rs. 100/- as intimation charges for SC/ ST/ PwBD candidates. 

☛ When will the registration start?
Application Link will be available form September 15, 2018 to October 07, 2018.
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