Online Applications are invited from the individuals for the post of Agriculture Graduate Trainee (AGT) for its existing establishments, Joint Ventures, and future projects anywhere in India or abroad.
Last Date to apply 15/04/2022
1. Four Years B.Sc. (Agriculture) Full Time Regular Degree. Those candidates whose final semester results are expected by May, 2022 can also apply.
2. General/OBC candidates should have secured a minimum aggregate of 60% marks and SC/ ST candidates should have secured a minimum of 55% marks in in B.Sc (Agriculture) degree. Those candidates who have CGPA score in B.Sc (Agriculture) degree should convert into percentage while filling the application form.
3. The candidates who have passed B.Sc. (Agriculture) degree in the year 2019 and thereafter can only apply.
4. The above qualifications should be from the UGC-recognized University/Institute.
UPPER AGE LIMIT
30 years, as on 01st February, 2022.
(relaxable by 5 years for SCs/ STs & by 3 years for OBCs not belonging to creamy layer)
For Field Offices located in the States of Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, J&K, H.P., Gujarat, M.P, Chhatisgarh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Assam (NE), Odisha, A.P, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu & Kerala.
Notwithstanding the selection and placement of AGTs for training, the selected candidates on absorption can be posted in any of the States/Projects/Establishment(s) of IFFCO in India.
KNOWLEDGE OF LANGUAGE
Candidate must be well versed with reading, writing and speaking knowledge of the regional language of the State for which application is made (Knowing one or more than one language will have an added advantage). Knowledge of Hindi is desirable.
As per rules of the organization, presently the stipend is Rs. 33,300/- p.m.
On successful completion of one year’s training and subject to requirement of IFFCO, the AGTs may be absorbed at the basic pay of Rs.37000/- p.m. in the regular Pay Scale of Rs.37000-70000, and allowances/ benefits as per rules of the Organisation.
On appointment, the Trainees belonging to General/ OBC category would be required to furnish a service bond of Rs. 80,000/- and in case of SC/ST category Rs. 20,000/- for serving for a minimum period of 3 years after successful completion of training.
Eligible candidates will be required to appear for preliminary Computer Based OnLine Test in open environment by using their own resources, computer/laptop with internet facility.
The candidates short-listed based on the performance in the Preliminary On-line Test, will be called for Final On-Line Test in the controlled environment at the designated Centres at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Lucknow, Nagpur, Bangalore, Guwahati, Patna, Raipur, Surat ,Varanasi, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Pune, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Cochin, Jodhpur, Jammu, Shimla, Bhopal, Jabalpur.
In case of centre based test, the Candidates are required to opt any two Test Centres in order of their preference out of the aforementioned centres. Efforts will be made to allot the test centre in order of choice given by the candidates or test may be conducted online on proctored environment.
Request for change in the test centre, once opted, will not be entertained. IFFCO reserves the right to cancel any of these centres and in that eventuality; the candidates will have to appear in the centre as decided by the Management.
The candidates who will be short-listed on the basis of their performance in Final Online Test will be called for personal interview.
Candidates short-listed after personal Interview will be medically examined as per IFFCO’s medical standards before final selection.
The nature of duties and responsibilities of the incumbents in IFFCO involve extensive touring in Rural areas. Only such candidates having aptitude and willingness to work in field should apply.
Exam Pattern for IFFCO AGT 2022 – New IFFCO Syllabus
The below tabular format denotes IFFCO Exam Topics in a clear way
|The examination will be in English language only|
|Parts||Name of the Subjects|
|Part 1||Technical Questions|
|Part 2||Aptitude related to Analytical AbilityTest of ReasoningNumerical AbilityGeneral awareness of AgricultureNational EconomyPanchayati RajCooperatives and Communication skill|
IFFCO Agriculture Graduate Trainee Syllabus 2022 for Agriculture
- Farm Power and Machinery.
- Agricultural Processing.
- Dairy Equipment.
- Renewable Energy Sources
- Threshing Machinery
- Drying Equipment.
- Water Resources Development.
- Soil and Water Conservation.
- Watershed Planning.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested and eligible candidates may only apply on-line in the prescribed Application Form available thru the link given below till 15/04/2022. Any application sent through any other modes will not be entertained.