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Assam Industries & Commerce Syllabus 2020: Selection Process of 131 Posts

Assam Industries and Commerce Syllabus 2020: The syllabus and selection process of 131 Extension Officer, Junior Assistant, Stenographer & other vacancies under Industries & Commerce Department of Assam has been released along with the advertisement published by SLPRB of Assam Police.

It is very essential for aspirants to know the syllabus & selection process to prepare for the competitive examinations of the Commissionerate of Industries & Commerce, Assam Recruitment 2020.

Assam Industries and Commerce Syllabus and selection process

Name of Posts:

1. Extension Officer (Industries) Its Equivalent posts
2. Economic Investigator (E.I)
3. Junior Assistant (HQ)
4. Stenographer-III (HQ)

Syllabus & Selection Process: There will be two phases of Tests for all the above-mentioned posts:

(A) First Phase Test or (Written Test)
(B) Second Phase Test or (Computer Based Test)

Candidates whose applications are found correct in all respects will be called for a Written Test i.e. FIRST PHASE TEST which will be conducted in the District Headquarters/ Range (s) or any other convenient venue(s) depending upon the number of candidates. The candidates will have to appear for the Written Test in the venue mentioned in his/her Admit Card.

Biometrics of Candidates and Scrutiny of Documents: The biometrics of the candidates taken at the time of Written Test will be validated / matched and all the original documents along with a set of self-attested photostat copies of the documents will be checked before the qualified candidates are allowed to appear in the Second Phase Test.

(A) First Phase Test :

(a) The duration of the Written Test will be of 2 ½ hours on the subjects as given below.
(b) The test will be of 100 marks with 100 questions and will be completely OMR based. 
(c) Each question will carry 1 (one) mark.
(d) There will be negative marking of ½ (half) mark for each wrong answer.
(d) The candidates will have to use black ball pen to answer the OMR based answer sheet on the following subjects:-

  i) General Mathematics.
  ii) Language,
  iii) Logical Reasoning and Aptitude
  iv) History, Geography, Political Science, Economy etc of India and Assam
  v) General awareness/General knowledge and Current affairs.

There will be separate question paper for Extension Officer (Industries) & Economic Investigator (E.I) & separate question paper for Junior Assistant & Stenographer (Grade-III)

(B) Second Phase Test : 

After completion of the Written Test, post wise merit list will be prepared for each category (UR, OBC/MOBC, SC, ST(P), ST(H), EWS) as per vacancies for both males and females on the basis of total marks scored in Written Test.

Candidates will be called for Second Phase Test in order of merit at the rate of 5 (five) times the number of posts allotted in respect of each category (UR, OBC/MOBC, SC, ST(P), ST(H), & EWS) both males and females.

If there are candidates scoring the same marks in Written Test as the last candidate selected for Second Phase Test by the 5 times formula in a particular case, the candidates scoring the same marks will also be called for Second Phase Test, and therefore the number may exceed the 5 times to that extent for that particular case and category only.

The SECOND PHASE TEST will be computer based exam to test the knowledge of posts applied and proficiency of computer operations.

Testimonials / Documents to be submitted when appearing in Second Phase Test:

(i) Certificate of proof of age. (Admit card of H.S.L.C. or equivalent examination)
(ii) Certificate & Mark sheet of minimum educational qualification for the posts concerned.

(iii) Advance Computer Proficiency Certificate on Computer Application / Industrial Management from a Govt. recognized University / Institute for the post of Extension Officer (Industries) for General Degree holder.
* In case of candidates having Degree in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent from any Govt. registered / UGC recognized / accredited Universities / Institutions, need not submit separate Diploma certificate in computer.

(iv) Certificate of Stenography for the post of Stenographer (Grade - III).
(v) Minimum 3 (Three) months basic computer certificate course of MS word, MS excel, internet browsing etc. from recognized Institute for Junior Assistant & Stenographer (Grade - III).

(vi) Certificate of caste from the competent authority in respect of the candidates belonging to OBC/MOBC, SC,ST (P) & ST (H).
(vii) EWS certificate from Competent Authority.
(viii) 2 (two) copies of recent passport size photographs.

Final Merit List:

Based on the aggregate performance of the candidates in the First Phase Test (Written Test) & Second Phase Test, the Final Merit lists will be prepared categorywise as per vacancies shown in the advertisement as under:

1. Extension Officer (Industries) & Economic Investigator (E.I):
A) First Phase Test (Written Test) - 100 marks
B) Second Phase Test (Computer Based) - 30 marks
Total - 130 marks

2. Junior Assistant (HQ Level):
A) First Phase Test (Written Test) - 100 marks
B) Second Phase Test (Computer Based) - 20 marks
Total - 120 marks

3. Stenographer (Grade-III):
A) First Phase Test(Written Test) - 100 marks
B) Second Phase Test (Computer based)- 20 marks
C) Stenography Test - 30 marks
Total - 150 marks


(i) There will be only ONE merit list for each cadre of posts category-wise i.e. Unreserved, OBC/MOBC, SC, ST(P), ST(H) & EWS separately for male and female as per vacancies for different posts.

(ii) In case of a tie in marks, the candidate older in age will be placed higher in the merit list. Further, candidates having same date of birth and have obtained equal marks, the candidate scoring higher marks in the minimum essential qualification for the post will be placed higher in the merit list. 

(iii) In case all posts in State Government reserved for EWS are not filled up by candidates belonging to EWS category during the recruitment process due to shortage of eligible candidates, the balance posts will be filled up from candidates of unreserved category.


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