Specialist Officer Syllabus and Exam Pattern

Specialist Officer Syllabus

The Exam is of 200 marks, which has to be completed in the stipulated time period of 120 minutes.

• Reasoning – 50 marks
• English – 25 marks
• Quantitative Aptitude – 50 marks
• Professional Knowledge – 75 marks
Each question carries equal marks. Every wrong answer is negatively marked to 0.25%.

 Specialist Officer Syllabus complete details

Quantitative Aptitude
• Number System
• Percentage
• Profit Loss and Discount
• Average
• Problems Based On Ages
• Time, Speed and Distance
• Boats and Streams
• Simple Interest
• Compound Interest
• Ratio and Proportion
• Mixture and Allegation
• Set Theory
• Mensuration – Triangle, Rectangle, Square, Trapezium, Rhombus, Circle, Cone, Cylinder, Sphere
• Probability
• Time and Work
• Work and Wages
• Problems on Trains and Pipes Cisterns
Analytical Verbal Reasoning
• Forcefulness of Arguments
• Evaluating Inferences and Given Courses of Action
• Strong and Weak Arguments
• Syllogism
• Analytical Decision Making
• Input Output – Shifting and Arrangement
• Coded Relationship
• Coded Inequality
• Direction Test
• Problems Based on Alphabets
• Problems Based on Alphanumeric Symbol Sequence
• Problems Based on Coding Decoding
• Time Sequence, Ranking and Number Test
• Problems Based on Cube and Cuboids
• Problem Solving – Based on Arrangement, Comparison
• Blood Relation, Profession, Conditional Selection
Analytical Non-Verbal Reasoning
• Series – Five Figure and Missing Figure
• Analogy – Based on Number of Elements, Size of Elements, Rotational Elements, Shift of Elements and Miscellaneous
• Classification – Based on Same Figure Rotation, Number of Elements, Comparative Position of Elements, Comparative Size of Element, Comparative Shape of Element
• Interior – Exterior Consideration and Angle Consideration
• Error Detection
• Error Correction
• Rapid Filler
• Comprehension
• Sentence Improvement
• Antonyms
• Synonyms
• Homonyms
• Sentence Arrangement
• Paragraph Arrangement
Computer Knowledge
• Basics of Computer (WINDOWS OS/DOS)
• Office Applications
• RDBMS – Oracle etc
• Networking
• Hardware
• Internet technologies
• Other emerging technologies

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