FCI Selection Process 2019 for AG III General & Depot Posts 2019

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

FCI Selection Process 2019 for AG III General & Depot Posts 2019. The Food Corporation of India has released 4000+ vacancies for multiple posts. In the official FCI notification, there are zone-wise vacancies mentioned for the posts of Junior Engineer, AG (III) General, AG (III) Accountant, AG (III) Depot, AG (III) Hindi, Typist etc.

Out of the above-listed posts, many students are inclined towards AG (III) General & Depot posts which will ensure the food security of the nation. There are 2500+ posts of AG General & Depot in all the zones. To crack the FCI exam, it necessary to go through the selection process and make a roadmap of the same. Here you can go through the detailed information and various steps involved in the FCI selection process 2019. Have a quick look-

FCI Selection Process for AG General & Depot Posts

FCI AG General & Depot Exam process is divided into two stages i.e. Phase I & Phase II. Let us go through both the phases & understand the selection procedure of General & Depot posts.

FCI Phase I 

The exam pattern for FCI Phase I online objective exam is as follows: –

Name of the Test

No. of Qs.

Max. Marks

Duration (minutes)

English Language



20 minutes

Reasoning Ability



20 minutes

Numerical Aptitude



20 minutes




60 minutes

  • Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.
  • Total time duration will be of 60 Minutes.
  • 100 multiple choice questions will be asked in Phase I.

Phase I is qualifying in nature. This means that the marks scored in Phase I will not be added in the merit list. The candidates fifteen times the number of vacancies will be called for Phase-II examination. 

FCI Phase II

Students who qualify in Phase 1, will be eligible to appear in Phase 2. Please note that the marks scored in Phase II will be added in the final merit list. Let us now go through the exam pattern of Phase II for AG General & AG Depot Posts. In Phase II, there will be 120 questions from the sections given below:

  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • English Language
  • Computer Proficiency
  • General Awareness & Current Events
  • Data Analysis/Numerical Ability/Data Interpretation

Each question will carry 1 mark. There will also be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

Note: The final merit of online Test for both AG General & Depot posts will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Phase-II

Here, we end up our article on FCI Selection Procedure for AG (III) General & Depot Posts 2019. If you still have any queries regarding the same, please feel free to write us in the comments section below.

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