SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022

SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Feb 18, 2022The applicants preparing for the SEBI Examination 2022 must be well-versed with the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022. Fetch the complete details of the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern for prelims and mains.
The applicants preparing for the SEBI Examination 2022 must be well-versed with the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022. Fetch the complete details of the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern for prelims and mains.
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The SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern beholds extreme importance for the candidates preparing for the SEBI Grade A examination 2022. This post will unfold the details of the SEBI Grade A exam Pattern for Phase 1 & Phase 2 and will serve the candidates with complete knowledge of the exam pattern.

Check out the complete package of information centered on the SEBI Grade A exam pattern 2022. The complete knowledge of the exam pattern aids the candidates in strategizing the preparation. Collect the details of the exam pattern along with the marking scheme, time duration, etc.

SEBI Grade-A Exam Pattern 2022 for Phase 1

The Phase 1 Exam is the entry-level examination. It is the preliminary examination. The exam pattern of SEBI Grade A Phase 1 is elaborated herewith. Fetch the complete details of the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022 for the Phase-1 examination. 

SEBI Grade A Phase 1 exam consists of 2 papers. The table illustrated herewith is mentioning all the details of the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern

Details of the SEBI Grade-A Exam Pattern 2022

Attributes 

No of papers 

2

Total Marks 

200 

Type of Questions 

Multiple Choice Questions [MCQs] 

Date of the Examination 

20th February 2022 

Type of Examination 

Screening Test, Preliminary Test 

SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Exam Pattern (Paper-1)

SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Exam Pattern for Paper 1 is listed here. The aspirants must be well-versed with the examination pattern of Paper 1 of Phase 1. The cutoff of Paper 1 is 30%. Check out the details of the Paper 1 Exam Pattern of Phase 1. The details are schematized in the tabular format herewith:

Subjects of Paper-1 of SEBI Phase-1 Examination 2022 

Total Marks 

Duration 

  • General Awareness 
  • English 
  • Quantitative Aptitude 
  • Reasoning 

100 Marks  

60 Minutes 

SEBI Grade A Phase1 Exam Pattern (Paper-2 )

The exam pattern of  Paper 2 of SEBI Grade A Phase 1 is mentioned herewith. Check out the details of Paper 2 of Phase-1. The cut-off of SEBI Grade A is 40%.  The cut-off of Paper 2 is 40%. The table laid below is mentioning the details of Paper 2 of Grade A Phase 1 Exam Pattern.

Subjects of Paper-2 of SEBI Phase 1 Examination 2022 

Total Marks 

Duration 

General Stream 

  • Commerce 
  • Accountancy
  • Management 
  • Finance 
  • Costing 
  • Economics 
  • Companies Act 

100 

40 Minutes 

  • Legal Information Technology 
  • Research Stream
  • Economics 
  • Econometrics
  • Statistics 
  • Finance 
  • Commerce  

100 

40 Minutes 

Marking Scheme of Phase-1 Exam

The Marking Scheme of SEBI Grade-A Phase-1 Exam is as follows:

Details 

Marks 

Marks deducted for wrong answer 

¼ of the marks assigned 

Cut-off of Paper 1 

30%

Cut-off of Paper 2 

40% 

SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern for Phase-2 Exam

The Phase 2 Exam is the Mains Exam and it contributes 85% to the result. Candidates are advised to prepare for this examination well as it contributes majorly to the result. The details of the SEBI Grade A exam pattern for Phase 2 are mentioned herewith: -

Details of the SEBI Phase-2 Examination 

Attributes 

No. of Papers 

2

Total Marks 

200

Date of Examination 

20th, March 2022  [IT’s exam will be held on 3rd April 2022] 

Type of Questions 

Descriptive+ Objective 

Type of Examination 

Mains 

 

SEBI Grade A Phase 2 Exam Pattern (Paper-1)

SEBI Grade A Phase 2 Exam Pattern consists of 2 papers. The details of the SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern is laid down in the tabular format below:

Subjects 

Total Marks 

Duration 

All the streams

Descriptive test of English 

100 

60 Minutes 

 

SEBI Grade A Phase 2 Exam Pattern (Paper-2)

SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern for Paper 2 is as mentioned herewith:

Subject 

Total Marks 

Duration 

General Stream 

  • Commerce 
  • Accountancy 
  • Management 
  • Finance 
  • Costing 
  • Economics 
  • Companies Act 

100 Marks 

40 Minutes 

  • Legal and Official Language 
  • Research 

100 Marks 

40 Minutes 

  • Information Technology 
  • Coding Test 
  • Language [C++, JAVA, Python] 

100 Marks 

180 Minutes

Marking Scheme of SEBI Grade A Phase 2

The marking scheme of the SEBI Grade A Phase 2 Exam is listed here:

Paper 

Cut Off 

Weightage 

Paper-1

30%

⅓ 

Paper-2 

40%

⅔ 

Aggregate 

50%

Marks deducted for the wrong answer- ¼ Marks in Paper-2.

SEBI Grade A Exam Interview

The final round of the SEBI Selection Process is the Interview round. The candidates can pick out the preferred language for the interview round, either Hindi or English. The Interview round contributes to 15% of the final result.

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SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern FAQs

  • SEBI Grade A Exam Pattern 2022 consists of 3 phases, which are as follows: -

    • Phase-1 [Preliminary]- Screening Test 
    • Phase-2 [ Mains] 
    • Phase-3 Interview
  • There are 2 papers in the SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Exam. The subjects asked in the SEBI Grade A Exam are as follows; 

    • General Awareness 
    • English 
    • Quantitative Aptitude 
    • Reasoning

    Paper-2 consists of the following subjects 

    • General Stream 
    • Legal language 
    • Research 
  • SEBI Grade A Phase 2 Exam consists of 2 papers. Paper 1 of phase 2 consists of a descriptive test in English. The paper 2 of Phase 2 consists of the following subjects:

    • General Stream 
    • Legal and Official Language 
    • Research 
    • Information Technology 
  • The weightage of the Interview round is 15%. 

  • The weightage of the SEBI Grade-A Examination is as follows: -

    • Paper 1 - 30%
    • Paper 2 - 40%
    • Aggregate - 50%
  • Yes, there is a negative marking in the SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Examination. ¼ Of the marks is deducted for wrong answers. 

  • In SEBI Grade A Phase 1 Exam 1/4th marks are deducted for the wrong answer. 

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