ON-LINE EXAMINATION – RECRUITMENT OF PROBATIONARY OFFICERS
MAIN EXAMINATION – (PHASE-II)
This handout contains details pertaining to various aspects of the online exam you are going to undertake and important instructions about related matters. You are advised to study the handout carefully as it will help you in preparing for the examination.
The on-line examination will comprise the following objective type multiple choice tests as stated below :
|Sr. #||Name of Test||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Version||Time|
|1.||General / Financial Awareness||50||50||Only English||35 Minutes|
|2.||General English||40||40||35 Minutes|
|3.||Reasoning Ability & Computer Aptitude||50||60||45 Minutes|
|4.||Quantitative Aptitude||50||50||45 Minutes|
The total time for the test is 160 minutes; however you may have to be at the venue for approximately 200 minutes including the time required for logging in, collection of the call letters, going through the instructions etc. All tests will be provided in English. Each test is separately timed. Candidates can attempt questions in a particular test during the time allotted for that test only. All the questions will have multiple choices. Out of the five answers to a question only one will be the correct answer. You have to select the most appropriate answer and ‘mouse click’ that alternative which you feel is appropriate/ correct. The alternative/ option that you have clicked on will be treated as your answer to that question. There will be penalty for wrong answers marked by you. For every wrong answer marked by you, 1/4th of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.
The Scores of Online Examination will be obtained by adopting the following procedure :
- Number of questions answered correctly by a candidate in each objective test is considered for arriving at the Corrected Score after applying penalty for wrong answers.
- The Corrected Scores so obtained by a candidate are made equivalent to take care of the minor difference in difficulty level, if any, in each of the objective tests held in different sessions to arrive at the Equated Scores*.
- Testwise scores and scores on total is reported with decimal points upto two digits.
*Scores obtained by candidates on any test are equated to the base form by considering the distribution of scores of all the forms.
Shortlisting of candidates for the interview will be done on the basis of merit scored in Mains as preliminary Exam was only a qualifier test for Mains. The final result will be prepared on the basis of Merit secured in the Mains and Interview.Click Here for Exam Pattern and Sample Questions Click Here to download Call Letter