UPSC EPFO Exam is scheduled to be held on 4th October 2020, candidates can check exam pattern and syllabus here.

UPSC EPFO Syllabus and Exam Pattern
UPSC EPFO Syllabus and Exam Pattern

UPSC EPFO Exam Pattern and Syllabus: Union Public Service Commission has recently released notification for the recruitment of 421 vacancies of Enforcement Officer/Accounts Officer, Employees Provident Fund Organisation, Ministry of Labour and Employment. Candidates can apply before 31st January 2020 for the examination.

Candidates who already applied and willing to appear in the examination can check the exam pattern and syllabus here.

Scheme of the EPFO Examination 2020

  • The Test will be of two hours in duration.
  • Objective Type Multiple Choice questions
  • There will be penalty for wrong answers. Every wrong answer will carry a deduction of one-third of the marks assigned to that question. If no answer is marked for a question, there will be no penalty for that question.
  • The test will be objective type questions with multiple choices of answer.
  • The medium of the test will be both Hindi and English

Syllabus of EPFO RT Examination 2020

The syllabus of the Test broadly comprises the following topics :-

  • General English- To evaluate candidate’s understanding of English language & workman – like use of words.
  • Indian Freedom Struggle.
  • Current Events and Developmental Issues.
  • Indian Polity & Economy.
  • General Accounting Principles.
  • Industrial Relations & Labour Laws.
  • General Science & knowledge of Computer applications.
  • General Mental Ability & Quantitative Aptitude.
  • Social Security in India.

Weightage of Written Test and Interview

Recruitment Test (RT) and Interview carry weightage in the ratio of 75:25 for the candidates shortlisted based on Recruitment Test (RT) and qualify in the interview.