Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Intelligence Bureau had completed the application process for 750 posts of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO) Grade-II Executive. The application process started from 11th October 2014 and last date to apply was 9th November 2014.
Organization Name: Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA)
Examination Date: 22nd February 2015
Post Name: Assistant Central Intelligence Officer (ACIO)
IB ACIO Examination Pattern:
The written examination for the post of ACIO-II/Exe will consists of two papers i.e. Paper I (Objective type) and Paper-II (Descriptive type in English language only).
The total duration for both Papers is 1 hour and 40 minutes.
Paper I will have questions on General Awareness/General Knowledge, Reasoning, Comprehension, Mathematical ability etc. while Paper II will be designed to check English writing skill and analytical capability.
IB ACIO Exam Syllabus:
English Comprehension: Question will be first based on English comprehension in which you have to
answer questions referring the paragraph. Antonyms, synonyms, word meaning, closest related meaning,
grammar, one word substitution, Jumble Sentences ,idioms & phrases, Passage etc
Reasoning: Questions will be asked from Relations, Graphs & symbols, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, pattern completion, relationship concepts, problem solving, analysis,
judgment, decision making, verbal & nonverbal reasoning, visual memory, discrimination, observation,
encode & decode, arithmetic reasoning, verbal and figure.
General Knowledge: Question will be asked from Indian History, Indian Polity, Current Events, Geography,
Economy etc. Focus on the current events going on PM new schemes, Sports Awards, Nobel Prize. We
advise to remember events based on dates in world history some organizational full forms.
Quantitative Aptitude: Simplification, Problem On Ages , Bar Graph, Average, Percentage, Time & Work,
Area, profit & Loss, Simple & Compound Interest, Time & Speed, Investment, HCF, LCM, Pictorial Graph,
Pie Chart. Practice every day and first do questions which you are confident that you can solve every
question of this kind.
Descriptive Exam: Questions will be from English: Story writing or Essay writing 500 to 800 words, Précis
writing, Comprehension and Business/Office Correspondence. Comprehension will be given based on that
questions will be asked in end.
The selection of the candidates for the Post of Assistant Central Intelligence Officer will be two phase examination, consists of written test followed by interview. Selection is made on both of these. Candidates qualifying both of these will be selected.
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