EPFO SSA Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

EPFO SSA Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

EPFO SSA Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019

EPFO SSA Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2019: The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) conducts recruitment drive every year to fill in various vacancies. Currently, the EPFO Recruitment has begun for Social Service Assistant post. Through this EPFO SSA Recruitment, the board will be filling a total of 2,189 vacancies.

As the filling up of application has begun, candidates can fill the applications and start their preparation. To enhance your preparation, here is the detailed EPFO SSA Syllabus and Exam Pattern.

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For preparation to be a success, candidates must begin their preparation by going through the syllabus and pattern first. Here are the detailed syllabus and pattern for the SSA Exam. Go through the blog to know more.

EPFO SSA Exam Overview

Events Dates
Starting Date of Online Application Process June 27, 2019
Last date for Application July 21, 2019
Downloading of Admit Card August 21 – September 1, 2019
Date of Examination August 31, and September 1, 2019
Result Declaration To be Updated
Vacancies 2,189

EPFO SSA Exam Pattern 2019

Here is the detailed exam pattern for prelims and mains separately. Take a look at the table provided below

EPFO SSA Prelims Exam Pattern 2019

Name of the Test (Objective
Tests)
No. of
Qs
Max.
Mark
Duration Version
English Language 30 30 20 minutes English
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
Numerical Aptitude 35 35 20 minutes Bilingual
Total 100 100 60 minutes   

EPFO SSA Mains Exam Pattern 2019

S. No. Name of the Test (Objective
Tests)
No. of
Qs
Max.
Mark
Duration Version
1. Reasoning/ Intelligence 40 60 35 minutes Bilingual
2. General/ Economy/
Financial Awareness
40 40 20 minutes Bilingual
3. English Language 30 40 30 minutes English
4. Quantitative Aptitude 40 60 35 minutes Bilingual
  TOTAL 150 200 2 hours  
5. Descriptive Paper (English
Language with emphasis
on comprehension and
analysis)
3
(letter,
précis’,
comprehe
nsion)
30 45 minutes English
  GRAND TOTAL 153 230 2 hours 45
minutes

EPFO SSA Syllabus 2019

Know the detailed syllabus tabulated below separately for Prelims and Mains here.

EPFO SSA Prelims Syllabus 2019

S. No. Subject Syllabus
1. English Language
Reading comprehension, Fillers( Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers), New Pattern Cloze Test, Phrase Replacement, Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles,Inference, Sentence Completion,Connectors, Paragraph Conclusion, Phrasal Verb Related Questions, Error Detection Questions, Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.
 
2. Reasoning Ability
Puzzles & Seating Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood-Relation, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Machine Input-Output, Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric-Symbol Series, Alphabet Related Questions.
3. Quantitative Aptitude
Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Pie Chart), Inequalities (Quadratic Equations), Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).

EPFO SSA Mains Syllabus 2019

S. No. Subject Syllabus
1. General English
Reading comprehension, Fillers (Double fillers, Multiple Sentence Fillers, Sentence Fillers), New Pattern Cloze Test, Phrase Replacement, Odd Sentence Out cum Para Jumbles,Inference, Sentence Completion,Connectors, Paragraph Conclusion, Phrasal Verb Related Questions, Error Detection Questions, Word usage/ Vocab Based Questions.
 
2. Reasoning/Intelligence
Puzzles & Seating Arrangements, Direction Sense, Blood, Relation, Syllogism, Order and Ranking, Coding-Decoding, Machine Input-Output, Inequalities, Alpha-Numeric-Symbol, Series, Data Sufficiency, Logical Reasoning (Passage Inference, Statement and Assumption, Conclusion, Argument), History and Generation of Computers, Introduction to Computer Organisation, Computer Memory, Computer Hardware and I/O Devices, Computer Software, Computer Languages, Operating System, Computer Network, Internet, MS Office Suite and Short cut keys, Basics of DBMS, Number System and Conversions, Computer and Network Security.
3. Quantitative Aptitude
Data Interpretation (Bar Graph, Line Chart, Tabular, Caselet, Radar/Web, Pie Chart), Inequalities (Quadratic Equations, Quantity 1, Quantity 2), Number Series, Approximation and Simplification, Data Sufficiency, Miscellaneous Arithmetic Problems (HCF and LCM, Profit and Loss, SI & CI, Problem on Ages, Work and Time, Speed Distance and Time, Probability, Mensuration, Permutation and Combination, Average, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on Boats and Stream, Problems on Trains, Mixture and Allegation, Pipes and Cisterns).
4. General/Economy/Financial Awareness
Banking and Insurance Awareness, Financial Awareness, Govt. Schemes and Policies, Current Affairs, Static Awareness.

Before beginning to study the topics, it is suggested for all candidates to go through the exam pattern and syllabus carefully. Start studying the topics regularly to be perfect and score more in the upcoming EPFO SSA Exam. 

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