As we all know the Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released the notification for 89 vacancies of Category I posts in various sectors. The applications are invited for the post of Assistant General Manager (General Administration), Assistant General Manager (Technical), Assistant General Manager (Accounts), Assistant General Manager (Law), and Medical Officer. The notification to apply for this post started on 1 March 2021, which will lasts up to 31 March 2021. All the candidates who are willing to work in a government sector can fulfill their dreams through this recruitment. Candidates who will appear in the examination are advised to start their preparation, and for the same we are here with the complete details of FCI Recruitment 2021.
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) is one of the largest Public Sector Undertaking that deals with food grain and supply chain management. Established on 14th January 1965 with its first district office in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, the Food Corporation of India has been managing various depots and private equity godowns all across the country.
FCI Recruitment 2021 Notification
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released the FCI recruitment 2021 notification pdf to recruit 89 vacancies of Category I Posts in various sectors. All the interested and eligible candidates can apply online for Assistant General Manager (General Administration, Technical, Accounts, Law) and Medical Officer. The official notification for FCI Recruitment 2021 exam was released on 27th February, 2021. The candidates who are graduated in any discipline and looking for a government job can apply for FCI Recruitment 2021 Exam.
FCI Recruitment 2021: Online Application
The online registration process for FCI Category I Post Recruitment 2021 has started on 1st March 2021. All candidates who are interested and eligible for this recruitment can apply online by clicking on the link given below.
FCI Recruitment 2021: Vacancy
The total number of vacancies for FCI Recruitment 2021 has been announced along with its notification. The post-wise vacancy distribution is mentioned below as per FCI Recruitment notification.
|FCI Vacancy 2021|
|Assistant General Manager(General Administration)||30|
|Assistant General Manager(Technical)||27|
|Assistant General Manager(Accounts)||22|
|Assistant General Manager(Law)||8|
FCI Recruitment 2021: Important Dates
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released the tentative month for the exam of FCI Recruitment 2021 and other important information along with its official notification. As per the official notification of FCI Recruitment 2021, the online exam is tentatively scheduled to be held in the month of May or June 2021. The important dates for FCI Recruitment 2021 exam are given below.
|FCI Recruitment 2021|
|FCI Notification Release Date||27th February 2021|
|Online Application Start Date||1st March 2021|
|Last Date To Apply Online||31st March 2021|
|Availability of Admit Cards||10 days prior to the examination|
|FCI Exam Dates||May / June 2021|
FCI Recruitment 2021: Exam Pattern
Exam pattern for FCI Recruitment 2021 for the posts of Assistant General Manager (General Administration) Posts is given below:
|S. No.||Sections||No. of Questions||Duration|
|1||Reasoning, Data Analysis, Numerical Ability||45||2.5 hours (150 minutes)|
|2||General Awareness, Current Affairs||45|
|3||Management and Ethics||45|
|4||Agriculture, Agriculture Economy and Computer awareness||45|
Exam pattern for FCI Recruitment 2021 for the posts of Assistant General Manager (Technical/Accounts/Law) & Medical Officer Posts is given below:
|S. No||Sections||No. of Questions||Duration|
|1||Reasoning, Data Analysis, Numerical Ability||30||2.5 hours (150 minutes)|
|2||General Awareness, Current Affairs||30|
|3||Management and Ethics||30|
|4||Agriculture, Agriculture Economy,
FCI Recruitment Category I Posts Salary
|FCI Salary for Category I Posts|
|Post Name||Scale of Pay (IDA Pattern)|
|Medical Officer||50,000- 1,60,000/|
|General Administration (AGM)||60,000- 1,80,000/|
|Technical (AGM)||60,000- 1,80,000/|
|Accounts (AGM)||60,000- 1,80,000/|
|Law (AGM)||60,000- 1,80,000/|
FCI Recruitment Exam Eligibility Criteria
FCI Category I Post Educational Qualification:
|General Administration (AGM)||
FCI Category I Post Age Limit:
|FCI Age Maximum Age limit as on 01/01/2021|
|Post Name||Age Limit|
|Assistant General Manager(General Administration)||30|
|Assistant General Manager(Technical)||28|
|Assistant General Manager(Accounts)||28|
|Assistant General Manager(Law)||33|
FCI Recruitment Application Fees
The application fees for UR, OBC, and EWS categories is Rs. 1000/- and Nil for SC, ST, PWD, and Female candidates. Candidates can pay the fees via online mode only.
|UR / OBC / EWS||Rs. 1000/-|
|SC / ST / PWD / Female||Nil|
FCI Recruitment Selection Process for 2021
The selection process will be consisting of Online Test and Interview. Candidates are to be shortlisted for Interview on criteria of 50% marks in the Online Test for unreserved and EWS categories and 45% marks for SC, ST, OBC, and Persons with Benchmark Disabilities. The number of candidates to be called for Interview shall normally be three times the number of advertised vacancies. The weightage assigned for Online Test and interview are 90% and 10% respectively.
FCI Recruitment 2021: FAQs
Q. When can we fill the online application form of FCI Recruitment 2021?
Ans. The online application form has started from 1st March 2021 to 31st March 2021.
Q. What is the maximum age limit for FCI Recruitment 2021 exam?
Ans. The maximum age limit for FCI Recruitment 2021 exam is different for different posts.
Q. What is the scale of pay of FCI Recruitment 2021?
Ans. The scale of pay of FCI Recruitment 2021 for Medical Officer is 50,000- 1,60,000/ and for all other posts is 60,000- 1,80,000/.
Q. What is the exam date of FCI Recruitment 2021- Category I?
Ans. The exam date of FCI Recruitment 2021- Category I is expected in May 2021.
Q. How many vacancies are announced for FCI Cat-I-2021 Exam?
Ans. The total number of vacancies announced for the FCI Recruitment 2021 of Category -I Exam is 89.