Exam Pattern &Selection Process

CIL Exam Pattern & Selection Process

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Exam Pattern &Selection Process


COMPUTER BASED ONLINE TEST: The duration of Computer Based Online Test will be for 3 hours (in one sitting) consisting of two papers (Paper-I & Paper-II) of Total 200 marks. 

A. Paper-I will consist of 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

                         General Knowledge/Awareness
                         Numerical Ability
                         General English

B. Paper-II will consist of Professional Knowledge (Discipline ) with 100 multiple choice questions (MCQ).

                        Mechanical Engineering
                        Electrical Engineering
                        Civil Engineering 
                        Mining Engineering 


Each question will carry 1 mark and there is no penalty for wrong answer. No marks will be awarded for un-attempted questions. The question paper shall be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi only. However, in case of any error in Hindi version, the English version of the question shall be valid & final. The qualifying marks for the Computer Based Online Test will be as under: 

Candidates are required to appear in the Computer Based Online Test at their own expenses and if shortlisted in the Computer based Online Test as per the above criteria, they will be called for Personal Interview as per their merit in the ratio of 1:3 (3 candidates against 1 vacancy in respective category) keeping in view the provision of reservation for SC / ST / OBC (NCL) / PwD / EWS. CIL reserves the right to shortlist the candidates for Computer Based Online Test. 

PERSONAL INTERVIEW: Personal Interview will be of 10 marks.

List of candidates who are provisionally shortlisted for the Interview will be uploaded in the CIL website and they will be intimated about the date, time and venue of interview through their registered E-mail Id as filled by the candidates in the online application form. The personal interview will be of 10 marks. Similarly, the final list of selected candidates will also be uploaded in the CIL website and they will also be intimated about Documents Verification (DV) & Initial Medical Examination (IME) through CIL website and their registered E-mail Id only