FCI Exam Pattern : SSC FCI Exam Pattern

FCI Exam Pattern : SSC FCI Exam Pattern
FCI Exam Pattern : SSC FCI Exam Pattern

A       bout SSC FCI: SSC FCI stands ( FCI Exam Pattern ) for Staff Selection Commission Food Corporation of India. The Food Corporation of India (FCI) is a government organization that is responsible for the supply of food grains all over the country. The Staff Selection Commission conducts a national level recruitment exam to recruit aspiring candidates into various posts of various departments under the Government of India.

Like any other government department, in Food Corporation India (FCI) also, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is in charge of recruiting the staffs. The candidates who got selected through the FCI Recruitment 2020 will not have the status of Central Government Civilian Employee but they will be a full-time employee of FCI and governed by rules, conditions of FCI. The exam is conducted at two phases followed by document verification. There is no interview round involved in the selection procedure

SSC FCI Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the SSC FCI exam is given below:

The exam is conducted in two phases: Phase 1 and 2. The phase I is common for all and it consists of the following sections:

SSC FCI Exam Phase I details
 Paper  Subject  No. of Questions  Duration Marks
Paper 1Reasoning Ability3520 minutes 100
Quantitative Aptitude3520 minutes 
English Language3020 minutes 
Total 100 Questions60 Minutes


The exam duration of Phase I is 1 hour. After Paper I, the papers that people have to write vary with the post they are applying for. The information regarding for which post applicant has to write which paper are listed below: 

  •  Phase II Papers:  Paper-1 is only for the Post Code A, B and C. Paper-1 and Paper-2 is for the Post Code D, E, F, G and H. Paper-3 for Post Code I.
  •  Marking Scheme: The Paper I, III, and V comprises 120 multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), and 1 mark is awarded to each correct response. Paper-II, which is a post-specific paper consists of 60 MCQs, each carrying 1 mark. Paper IV consists of 60 questions and carries 2 marks each. There will be no negative marking in SSC FCI exam.
 Paper  Subject  No. of Questions  Marks 
Paper 1General Intelligence50200
General Awareness50
Quantitative Aptitude50
English Language50
Paper 2Quantitative Aptitude50200
English language & Comprehension100
Paper 3Biological Sciences200200